Silva sacked by Everton

2019-12-05 22:53

Everton manager, Marco Silva, has been sacked after a poor run of form left the Merseyside club in the relegation zone of the English Premiership.

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English Premiership

Cardiff appeal over Sala payment set to go before CAS

2019-12-05 20:25

Cardiff City's appeal against paying the first instalment of €6 million to Nantes for Emiliano Sala is expected to be heard next spring.

 
International

Lukaku, Smalling slam 'insensitive' Italian sports daily 'Black Friday' front page

2019-12-05 16:41

Italian football clubs slammed a sports daily's front page as "unacceptable" after it used "Black Friday" in a headline in reference to Romelu Lukaku and Chris Smalling.

 
English Premiership

Liverpool's Achilles heel ... the December-January fixtures?

2019-12-03 14:30

The December-January period has often been Liverpool's weakest point of the season, but this campaign could be different, writes Tashreeq Vardien.

 
International

Hertha feeling 'the fire' under Klinsmann in relegation battle

2019-12-05 16:09

Jurgen Klinsmann is making the Hertha Berlin players suffer in training to get them fit for the Bundesliga relegation battle.

 
English Premiership

Hasenhuttl thanks Saints board for backing

2019-12-05 11:31

Ralph Hasenhuttl has expressed his gratitude to the Southampton board for showing faith in him after the Saints climbed out of the relegation zone.

 
Absa Premiership

Tinkler and Vukuzic agree the pitch was awful

2019-12-05 10:23

Coaches Eric Tinkler and Josef Vukuzic agreed that the King Zwelithini Stadium's pitch was shocking during the KwaZulu-Natal derby last weekend.

 
Absa Premiership

Parker completes Sports Management qualification

2019-12-05 09:00

Kaizer Chiefs star Bernard Parker has added another string to his bow by completing a Sports Management qualification.

 
International

Barcelona raise prodigy Fati's release clause

2019-12-05 08:03

Barcelona have raised teenage star Ansu Fati's release clause from €100 million to €170 million, the Spanish champions announced.

 
English Premiership

Man United end Mourinho's perfect start at Spurs

2019-12-05 06:37

Marcus Rashford spoiled Jose Mourinho's return to Old Trafford, scoring twice as Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur.

 
 
English Premiership

Vertonghen targets more of the same at Old Trafford

2019-12-04 19:48

Jan Vertonghen says Tottenham are aiming to emulate last season's win at Old Trafford when they renew hostilities with Manchester United.

 
 
English Premiership

Preview: Man United v Tottenham

2019-12-04 14:17

Manchester United welcome Tottenham as Jose Mourinho returns to Old Trafford for the first time since being sacked last December.

 
 
English Premiership

United have 'a plan' for transfers, says Solskaer

2019-12-04 12:11

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is adamant the Red Devils have "a plan" in place for the January and off-season transfer windows.

 
Absa Premiership

Maboe happy to fill in wherever Sundowns need him

2019-12-04 10:29

Lebohang Maboe is impressed by the depth at Mamelodi Sundowns and says he is willing to play in any position coach Pitso Mosimane needs him.

 
Absa Premiership

Motale: Pirates would be 'unwise' to bring Micho back

2019-12-04 09:13

Former Orlando Pirates defender Edward 'Magents' Motale believes the club should be wary of bringing Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic back into the fold.

 
English Premiership

10-man Palace clinch win over Bournemouth

2019-12-04 07:36

Attacker Jeffrey Schlupp proved the match winner for 10-man Crystal Palace as they clinched a narrow victory over Bournemouth in the Premier League.

 
International

Maja hat-trick hammers Nimes, Marseille close gap on leaders PSG

2019-12-04 07:43

Josh Maja scored a hat-trick as Bordeaux hammered Nimes to go third in Ligue 1 as Andre Villas-Boas' Marseille moved within two points of leaders PSG.

 
English Premiership

Man City bounce back to thrash Burnley

2019-12-04 06:30

Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City showed no signs of giving up their title without a fight after thrashing Burnley.

 
 
English Premiership

Premier League to confirm details of mid-season break

2019-12-03 14:17

The Premier League has confirmed that teams will be informed when their mid-season break will take place no later than Friday, December 20.

 
English Premiership

Arsenal could pay compensation to get Arteta

2019-12-03 13:48

Arsenal will reportedly have to fork out £1.8m if they intend to appoint Manchester City assistant manager Mikel Arteta as their next boss.

 
English Premiership

Solskjaer does not fear for his future at Man United

2019-12-03 13:26

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he does not fear for his future as Manchester United manager despite a spate of Premier League sackings.

 
English Premiership

Solskjaer: Pogba won't be ready to face Spurs

2019-12-03 12:39

Manchester United star midfielder Paul Pogba will remain sidelined when Jose Mourinho returns to Old Trafford as Tottenham Hotspur boss.

 
Absa Premiership

PSL make swift changes to Sundowns v Stellenbosch clash

2019-12-03 11:09

The PSL has rescheduled the Absa Premiership fixture between Mamelodi Sundowns and Stellenbosch back to Wednesday, December 11.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Middendorp: Chiefs have worked on passing and movement

2019-12-03 08:45

Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp says his players focused on improving the attacking side of their game after the defeat to Maritzburg United.

 
Bafana Bafana

SAFA's 'Vision 2022' does unhappy backflip

2019-12-03 08:26

SAFA's starry-eyed "2022 Vision" programme has achieved none of its objectives where Bafana Bafana are concerned, says Sy Lerman.

 
English Premiership

Ballon d'Or showing can spur Liverpool to more success, says Van Dijk

2019-12-03 07:21

Virgil van Dijk said that seeing four Liverpool players finish in the top 10 in the ranking for this year's Ballon d'Or can be an extra source of motivation for the Anfield club in their quest for more on-field success this season.

 
International

Liverpool draw Everton in FA Cup Round 3

2019-12-03 00:32

Liverpool will face local rivals Everton in the FA Cup third round while Manchester United travel to Wolverhampton Wanderers.

 
 
English Premiership

Maguire frustrated over Man United defensive lapses

2019-12-02 18:03

Harry Maguire is frustrated that defensive lapses are costing Manchester United crucial points after they let slip against Aston Villa.

 
English Premiership

Silva on brink of exit, in talks with Everton owner

2019-12-05 17:37

Marco Silva's short tenure as Everton manager will likely come to an end later on Thursday with Sky reporting he is in crunch talks with owner Farhad Moshiri.

 
English Premiership

WRAP | English Premiership

2019-12-05 06:20

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the midweek's English Premiership matches:

 
English Premiership

Amazon make low-key live Premier League debut

2019-12-05 15:14

Amazon's entry into the live broadcasting of Premier League football was expected to be full of glitz and innovation but instead stuck to a tried and tested formula.

 
Absa Premiership

Riekerink: CT City must go back to basics

2019-12-05 14:26

Cape Town City coach Jan Olde Riekerink believes it would benefit the team greatly if they focused on getting the basics right against Chippa United on Saturday.

 
Absa Premiership

Williams would 'gladly accept' SuperSport captaincy

2019-12-05 10:55

SuperSport United goalkeeper Ronwen Williams says he would be honoured to take over the club captaincy from Dean Furman.

 
English Premiership

Solskjaer on Rashford's brace: 'We do expect a lot from him'

2019-12-05 10:14

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised the performance of Man United forward Marcus Rashford after he netted a brace to clinch victory against Tottenham.

 
Absa Premiership

Middendorp frustrated by MDC's new age restriction

2019-12-05 08:36

Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp is not best pleased that the Multichoice Diski Challenge now only allows under-21 players to take part.

 
International

Neymar, Mbappe fire PSG five points clear in Ligue 1

2019-12-05 07:26

Neymar and Kylian Mbappe both scored as Paris Saint-Germain restored their five-point cushion at the top of Ligue 1 with a win over Nantes.

 
 
International

UEFA boss Ceferin says VAR must be 'clearer, faster'

2019-12-04 21:39

UEFA plans to expand its use of VAR, but president Aleksander Ceferin says he wants the system and the rules to be clearer and faster.

 
International

Sheffield Wednesday hit back at EFL over stadium sale charges

2019-12-04 20:42

Sheffield Wednesday have threatened to take legal action against the English Football League after the governing body charged the Owls with misconduct.

 
English Premiership

Preview: Liverpool v Everton

2019-12-04 14:45

Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian will go straight into the starting line-up in Wednesday's clash with Everton, with Alisson ruled out through suspension.

 
 
South-Africa

Mosimane: We need our soldiers against Wydad

2019-12-04 12:52

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says he is going to need the strength of Mosa Lebusa and Tiyani Mabunda against Wydad Casablanca.

 
Absa Premiership

Nyirenda: Baroka aim to beat Pirates

2019-12-04 11:38

Baroka coach Wedson Nyirenda is determined to cause an upset against Orlando Pirates by claiming Bakgakga's first win at home this season.

 
English Premiership

Richarlison signs Everton contract extension

2019-12-04 10:13

Everton have received a boost with the news that Brazilian international striker Richarlison has signed a new five-year deal at the club.

 
Absa Premiership

'Chiefs have a huge lead now,' says Hunt

2019-12-04 09:09

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt says Kaizer Chiefs now have a huge Absa Premiership lead and will only have themselves to blame if they fail to become champions.

 
International

Altidore fined for MLS referee criticism

2019-12-04 07:48

Toronto FC striker Jozy Altidore has been fined an undisclosed amount for criticising officiating in last month's MLS Cup final.

 
International

Socceroos to face Argentina at Copa America

2019-12-04 07:20

Australia will face Lionel Messi and Argentina in next year's Copa America after being drawn alongside the tournament co-hosts.

 
International

Diouf tells irate Senegalese fans to cool it after Messi beats Mane

2019-12-03 22:54

While fans in Africa reacted with indignation after Sadio Mane finished fourth in the Ballon d'Or voting took a slightly more balanced view.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Mutizwa: 'I prefer collective accolades'

2019-12-03 14:39

Golden Arrows striker Knox Mutizwa would rather the credit go to his teammates after taking his tally to eight goals for the season.

 
International

La Liga chief Tebas steps down to restand for election

2019-12-03 13:48

Javier Tebas has announced that he will stand down as head of the Spanish football league in a bid to win a third term as president in new elections.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Pitso tips Chiefs to break Sundowns' Absa Prem record

2019-12-03 11:42

Pitso Mosimane believes Kaizer Chiefs have every chance of breaking Mamelodi Sundowns' league record of 71 points in a single season on current form.

 
Absa Premiership

Former Orlando Pirates head coach sacked by Zamalek

2019-12-03 10:14

Former Orlando Pirates head coach Milutin Sredojevic has been sacked by Egyptian giants Zamalek after just 137 days in charge.

 
Absa Premiership

Furman to leave SuperSport and head back to UK

2019-12-03 09:12

Veteran midfielder Dean Furman has confirmed that he will leave SuperSport United at the end of the season to head back to the United Kingdom.

 
South-Africa

GladAfrica Championship clubs confirmed for Nedbank Cup

2019-12-03 08:44

The eight clubs from the GladAfrica Championship that will participate in next year’s Nedbank Cup have been confirmed.

 
 
International

Messi wins Ballon d'Or for record 6th time

2019-12-02 22:43

Lionel Messi has won a record sixth men's Ballon d'Or award at a ceremony in Paris, beating Liverpool duo Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane to take the honours.

 
 
English Premiership

Rodgers 'very happy' at Leicester despite Arsenal links

2019-12-02 19:09

Brendan Rodgers says he had "no need to look elsewhere", restating his commitment to Leicester City after being consistently linked with the vacant Arsenal manager's job.

 
International

Swiss quiz PSG boss, ex-FIFA No.2 in bribery case

2019-12-02 17:29

PSG chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi and former FIFA's secretary general, Jerome Valcke are currently being questioned regarding alleged corruption.

 
English Premiership

Spurs star Son feels the pain after United defeat

2019-12-05 17:34

Son Heung-min says Tottenham Hotspur would have to work hard because he did not like experiencing the pain he felt following theirdefeat by Manchester United.

 
English Premiership

Tipsters: Jose to torment Old Trafford!

2019-11-29 13:28

Jose Mourinho may well get one over his former club, Man Utd, when Tottenham travel there on Wednesday, say our tipsters.

 
International

Hazard to miss Clasico after tests reveal ankle fracture

2019-12-05 14:53

Eden Hazard is set to miss the Clasico against Barcelona after further tests revealed a fracture in his right ankle, Real Madrid confirmed on Thursday.

 
English Premiership

Moyes favourite for Everton return - report

2019-12-05 11:33

Premier League club Everton are set to sack manager Marco Silva with David Moyes reportedly touted for a surprise return.

 
English Premiership

Lampard: Loftus-Cheek injury still problematic

2019-12-05 10:28

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has revealed that the club still don't know when Ruben Loftus-Cheek will make his long-awaited return from a heel injury.

 
English Premiership

'Stats are cool after the season,' says Klopp

2019-12-05 09:32

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp admits he didn't expect his team to produce such a complete performance as they hammered Everton 5-2 in the Merseyside derby.

 
English Premiership

Zlatan wage demands scuppered United return - report

2019-12-05 08:02

Manchester United insiders have revealed the Old Trafford outfit dropped their pursuit of striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic due to excessive wage demands.

 
International

Roma, Lazio test Serie A ambitions against top dogs Inter and Juventus

2019-12-05 07:22

Both Rome clubs will test their Serie A ambitions this weekend against Italian league leaders Inter Milan and Juventus before next week's Champions League action.

 
English Premiership

Five-star Liverpool thrash sorry Everton

2019-12-05 06:29

Liverpool surged eight points clear at the top of the Premier League as Divock Origi was the scourge of Everton once more.

 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Ndlanya confident Chiefs will clinch Absa Prem title

2019-12-04 14:29

Kaizer Chiefs legend Pollen Ndlanya reckons Amakhosi have every right to be optimistic about their Absa Premiership title chances this season.

 
English Premiership

United set to be without Martial for Spurs clash

2019-12-04 13:10

Manchester United are set to be without French forward Anthony Martial for the clash with Tottenham Hotspur, according to reports.

 
International

'See you soon in Italy': Ibrahimovic fuels talk of Serie A return

2019-12-04 12:12

Sweden footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic has fuelled speculation that he is set to return to Italy, by saying in an interview: "see you soon in Italy".

 
English Premiership

Klopp: 'Nothing to say' about Sancho rumours

2019-12-04 10:44

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists there is "nothing to say" about recent reports linking his club with a move for Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho.

 
English Premiership

Spurs trio 'to forget the contractual situation' - Mourinho

2019-12-04 10:08

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho insists Christian Eriksen, Jan Vertonghen, and Toby Alderweireld will not let their contract situations impact their performances.

 
Absa Premiership

Lebese: People have this illusion I'm asking for big money

2019-12-04 08:08

Former Kaizer Chiefs and Mamelodi Sundowns midfielder George Lebese has revealed his struggle to find a new club continues.

 
International

Villas-Boas' Marseille close gap on leaders PSG

2019-12-04 07:35

Andre Villas-Boas' Marseille moved within two points of Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday with a 2-0 victory at Angers.

 
English Premiership

Solsjkaer not fearing for his job as Mourinho returns to Man Utd

2019-12-04 07:15

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes he has the backing of Manchester United fans ahead of a huge week if he is to maintain the faith of his superiors at the club.

 
English Premiership

Van Dijk deserved Ballon d'Or, says Klopp

2019-12-03 20:01

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Virgil van Dijk would have been a worthy winner of the Ballon d'Or but understands why Lionel Messi lifted it.

 
International

England to play Austria, Romania in Euro 2020 warm-ups

2019-12-03 18:33

England will play Austria in Vienna and Romania at home as part of their preparations for Euro 2020, the Football Association announced.

 
English Premiership

Man Utd 'a closed chapter', says Mourinho ahead of Old Trafford return

2019-12-03 14:05

Jose Mourinho says his time at Manchester United is "a closed chapter" and he is only interested in beating them when he takes his in-form side to Old Trafford

 
International

UEFA chief accuses British PM Johnson of fuelling racism

2019-12-03 13:31

UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin has accused British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of fuelling racism and insists the governing body is working hard to tackle the problem.

 
Absa Premiership

Masilela to Chiefs fans: 'Sundowns are always a threat'

2019-12-03 12:52

Former Kaizer Chiefs defender Tsepo Masilela has warned the Amakhosi that the race for the league title is not over until the fat lady sings.

 
English Premiership

Oxlade-Chamberlain: 'Liverpool going into games expecting to win'

2019-12-03 13:34

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says the belief in the Liverpool dressing room means the Reds are always confident that they can beat any opponent.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Chiefs wins Absa Premiership Q-Innovation Quarter One

2019-12-03 09:12

Top of the log Kaizer Chiefs have won the 2019/20 Absa Premiership Q-Innovation Quarter One – the first quarter victory by Kaizer Chiefs in four seasons.

 
English Premiership

Aguero set to miss Manchester derby

2019-12-03 08:38

Manchester City will be without the services of star striker Sergio Aguero when they take on Manchester United, according to Pep Guardiola.

 
International

Cagliari beat Sampdoria to stay in Serie A top four

2019-12-03 07:41

Cagliari continued their surprising start to the Serie A season on Monday, with Alberto Cerri scoring in the dying seconds to beat struggling Sampdoria.

 
English Premiership

Guardiola rules out Manchester City January spree

2019-12-03 06:11

Pep Guardiola says he will not be splashing out in January to revive Manchester City's flagging Premier League title fortunes despite the yawning gap to leaders Liverpool.

 
International

De Ligt wins young player gong, Alisson best 'keeper at Ballon d'Or

2019-12-02 22:02

Dutch starlet Matthijs de Ligt succeeded Kylian Mbappe as the winner of the Kopa Trophy for the best player aged under 21 at the Ballon d'Or awards.

 
 
 

 
 
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