Foden signs five-year deal at Manchester City

Foden signs five-year deal at Manchester City

Phil Foden has signed a new five-year contract with Manchester City, the Premier League champions announced on Friday.

Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ ball to go under the hammer next month

Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ ball to go under the hammer next month

The football which Diego Maradona used to score his ‘Hand of God’ goal against England at the 1986 World Cup is set to go to auction next month with an estimate of $2.8-3.3 million.

Exhaustion: Mainz defender Leitsch out indefinitely

Exhaustion: Mainz defender Leitsch out indefinitely

Mainz defender Maxim Leitsch is out indefinitely due to exhaustion, the Bundesliga club said on Wednesday.

City into CL last 16 despite 0-0; Real and PSG also held; Juve crash

City into CL last 16 despite 0-0; Real and PSG also held; Juve crash

Manchester City are through to the Champions League knock-out rounds on Tuesday even though they were held 0-0 at Copenhagen without Erling Haaland after missing a penalty and having Sergio Gomez red-carded.

Ronaldo will keep on scoring, says Manchester United boss Ten Hag

Ronaldo will keep on scoring, says Manchester United boss Ten Hag

Erik ten Hag expects to see plenty more from Cristiano Ronaldo after his 700th career club goal got him off the mark in the league for this campaign and delivered a 2-1 win for Manchester United at Everton.

Dominant Verstappen two-time F1 world champion with Japanese GP win

Dominant Verstappen two-time F1 world champion with Japanese GP win

Max Verstappen of Red Bull capped a dominant season on Sunday when he clinched back-to-back Formula One world titles with victory at a wet Japanese Grand Prix.

Messi says Qatar 2022 will be his last World Cup

Messi says Qatar 2022 will be his last World Cup

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has confirmed Qatar 2022 will be his last World Cup.

FIA delays report on 2021 budget cap in F1 to Monday

FIA delays report on 2021 budget cap in F1 to Monday

The governing motor sport body FIA has again delayed its report on the cost cap for the 2021 Formula One season, with publication now set for Monday.

French author Annie Ernaux takes 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature

French author Annie Ernaux takes 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature

French author Annie Ernaux has been awarded the 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature “for the courage and clinical acuity with which she uncovers the roots, estrangements and collective restraints of personal memory,” the Swedish Academy announced on Thursday.

Inzaghi bullish that Inter’s win over Barca ‘beginning of something’

Inzaghi bullish that Inter’s win over Barca ‘beginning of something’

Under pressure Inter head coach Simone Inzaghi is optimistic that Tuesday’s 1-0 Champions League win over Barcelona “marks the beginning of something.”

Official: 33 minors among dead in Indonesian football stampede

Official: 33 minors among dead in Indonesian football stampede

At least 33 minors were among those killed in the stampede at an Indonesian football stadium at the weekend, an official confirmed Tuesday.

Ex-Argentina forward Higuain confirms retirement at end of MLS season

Ex-Argentina forward Higuain confirms retirement at end of MLS season

Gonzalo Higuain will retire from professional football at the end of the 2022 MLS season, he announced on Monday.

Bayern’s Müller hopes for quick return from ‘Covid triple’

Bayern’s Müller hopes for quick return from ‘Covid triple’

Thomas Müller hopes to recover soon from a third coronavirus infection but it remains unclear whether the Bayern Munich forward will be back in time for Saturday’s big Bundesliga game at Borussia Dortmund.

Brilliant Arsenal beat 10-man Spurs 3-1 to go four points clear

Brilliant Arsenal beat 10-man Spurs 3-1 to go four points clear

Second-half goals from Gabriel Jesus and Granit Xhaka fired Premier League leaders Arsenal to a 3-1 win over 10-man Tottenham in an entertaining North London Derby on Saturday.

Qatar says Hummel ‘trivializing’ commitment to migrant workers

Qatar says Hummel ‘trivializing’ commitment to migrant workers

Qatar‘s World Cup organizing committee says sportswear maker Hummel is “trivializing” its efforts to improve conditions for migrant workers after revealing Denmark’s kit in protest at the issue.

Denmark’s World Cup kit designed as protest against hosts Qatar

Denmark’s World Cup kit designed as protest against hosts Qatar

Denmark’s new jerseys for the World Cup finals in Qatar have been designed in protest at the host nation’s human rights record, their kit manufacturers have announced.

Portugal 0-1 Spain: Morata goal steals place at Nations League Finals

Portugal 0-1 Spain: Morata goal steals place at Nations League Finals

Alvaro Morata’s late goal gave Spain a 1-0 victory over Portugal and snatched a place at the Nations League Finals from their hosts in Braga.

Messi happy being reunited with Neymar at PSG

Messi happy being reunited with Neymar at PSG

Lionel Messi wishes he could have played alongside Neymar for longer at Barcelona but is loving being reunited with the Brazilian again at Paris Saint-Germain.

Team World win Laver Cup after Tiafoe stuns Tsitsipas

Team World win Laver Cup after Tiafoe stuns Tsitsipas

Frances Tiafoe proved the pantomime villain for a second time at the Laver Cup after his epic comeback downed Stefanos Tsitsipas and denied Roger Federer one final trophy before retirement.

Laver Cup: Djokovic makes up for lost time with two victories

Laver Cup: Djokovic makes up for lost time with two victories

Novak Djokovic made up for lost time with two victories in rapid fashion to help Team Europe take control of the Laver Cup on the second day of the team competition in London.

Federer holds back tears as he bids farewell to professional tennis

Federer holds back tears as he bids farewell to professional tennis

A tearful Roger Federer paid tribute to his wife Mirka and declared himself “happy and not sad” despite bringing his professional career to an end with defeat in the Laver Cup doubles alongside Rafael Nadal.

Huge rise in fan disorder at football matches in England and Wales

Huge rise in fan disorder at football matches in England and Wales

The shocking extent of criminal and anti-social behaviour at matches in England and Wales last season has been set out in data released by the Home Office on Thursday.

Tsunoda to continue driving for F1 team Alpha Tauri in 2023

Tsunoda to continue driving for F1 team Alpha Tauri in 2023

Yuki Tsunoda will remain at Alpha Tauri for a third Formula One season 2023, the team said on Thursday.

Flick not worried about Bayern’s bad phase ahead of World Cup

Flick not worried about Bayern’s bad phase ahead of World Cup

In view of the World Cup in Qatar, Germany national team coach Hansi Flick is not worried about the current bad phase that champions Bayern Munich are going through in the Bundesliga.

Spain defeat France to become EuroBasket champions for fourth time

Spain defeat France to become EuroBasket champions for fourth time

Reigning world champions Spain are European champions for the fourth time after a 88-76 win over France on Sunday in Berlin.

Paul Pogba’s brother charged in extortion case, intends to appeal

Paul Pogba’s brother charged in extortion case, intends to appeal

Paul Pogba‘s brother Mathias has been charged and detained over the alleged extortion of the France and Juventus midfielder.

Germany calls for exclusion of Belarus from Euro 2024 qualifiers

Germany calls for exclusion of Belarus from Euro 2024 qualifiers

German Minister of the Interior Nancy Faeser sent a letter to UEFA president Aleksander Čeferin asking for the exclusion of Belarus from the qualifiers for the Euro 2024 due to its support to Russia’s war in Ukraine.

James Rodriguez returns to Europe with Olympiacos

James Rodriguez returns to Europe with Olympiacos

James Rodriguez has signed for Olympiacos after terminating his contract with Qatar Stars League club Al-Rayyan.