Former Italy, Juventus and Chelsea striker Gianluca Vialli has died aged 58 following a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer, the Italian Football Federation announced on Friday.
An Edin Dzeko header was enough for Inter to beat Napoli 1-0 at San Siro on Wednesday and end the Serie A leaders’ unbeaten start to the season.
Mikel Arteta bemoaned two “scandalous” penalty decisions after Premier League leaders Arsenal missed the chance to move 10 points clear following a frustrating goalless draw with Newcastle.
American ski queen Mikaela Shiffrin dominated a slalom in Austria on Thursday to become the first alpine skier to win 50 World Cup races in one discipline.
However, a day on from the announcement of Pelé’s death, it has emerged his former club’s members are divided about the plan.
The only man to win three World Cups, Pelé died on Thursday at the age of 82 after battling colon cancer for over a year and being in hospital since November, his family and the São Paulo hospital where he was being cared for said.
Stephen Curry will not return to action in the next two weeks, although the Golden State Warriors say their star man is “making good progress”.
Celebrity chef and social media meme Nusret Gökçe — better known as “Salt Bae” — has turned his singular way of seasoning a steak into global fame and outsized wealth.
Pele’s cancer has progressed, the hospital treating the Brazil great has said.
Hundreds of thousands are lining the streets of Buenos Aires as Lionel Messi and his Argentina embarked on their World Cup victory parade.
Karim Benzema has suggested he is retiring from international football in an enigmatic Twitter post and after sitting out France’s run to the World Cup final due to injury.
The World Cup belongs to Messi and Argentina after Sunday’s spectacular final that saw Kylian Mbappe hit a hat-trick for France but still end up on the losing side.
Croatia have secured third place at the World Cup in Qatar after defeating tournament sensation Morocco 2-1 on Saturday.
Kylian Mbappe was involved in both goals as France ended the fairytale run of Morocco 2-0 on Wednesday to reach the World Cup final where they will face Lionel Messi’s Argentina in what promises an intriguing duel of Paris Saint-Germain superstars.
A recently published book tells the story of teacher Halime Gülsu, who died in a Turkish prison in 2018 due to deprivation of a medication she was taking for lupus erythematosus, the Stockholm Center for Freedom reported.
Lionel Messi scored the first and set up the other two as he led Argentina into the World Cup final 3-0 over Croatia on Tuesday – and he can now crown his career by lifting the biggest trophy in football at last.
Brazil great Ronaldo says Lionel Messi’s incredible achievements do not mean he deserves to win the World Cup and the Argentina captain must earn his shot at glory.
Harry Kane scored a penalty and missed a second as a 2-1 loss to Les Bleus prevented England reaching successive World Cup semi-finals for the first time in their history.
France top scorer Olivier Giroud netted the winner in the 2-1 triumph over England on Saturday and led the defending champions into the semi-finals of the World Cup in Qatar after Harry Kane missed a crucial penalty.