Soccer

Sarri hopes to bring 'exciting' football to…

New Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri wants his players to have fun whilst playing under him.

Mourinho bemoans 'very bad' preseason for United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has described the team's preseason as "very bad" because of the disruption caused by the World Cup and the absence of Alexis Sanchez for the U.S. tour

Wilshere wants to regain his England place with…

Jack Wilshere revealed his desire to regain his place with England played an important role when he decided to move to West Ham.

World Cup winner Mbappe donating bonus of about $350,000

Teenage World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe is giving his bonus to an association that puts sports in the lives of hospitalized children

SKC Coach Peter Vermes Wouldn't Rule Out Move to…

Although Sporting Kansas City head coach Peter Vermes is happy with his current role managing a top MLS team, he may be open to challenging himself elsewhere if the right opportunity presents itself.

West Ham's Pellegrini reminds Wilshere of Wenger

Jack Wilshere says that working with Manuel Pellegrini played a key role in his decision to join West Ham.

Usain Bolt to make run at pro soccer in Australia

Trading spikes for boots, Usain Bolt ready to make run at pro soccer in Australia

Wilshere was 'like a fan' watching England at the…

Jack Wilshere admits he found it tough watching England at the World Cup at first, but was soon cheering them on like a fan.

Iceland coach steps down after 7 years in charge

The coach that led Iceland to its first World Cup has stepped down

New Chelsea boss Sarri will be speaking English…

New Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri only gave one answer in English as he was presented at Stamford Bridge, but vowed to be holding press conferences in English shortly.

The next senior World Cup is in France, not Qatar

France wins the men's World Cup. Now France hosts a World Cup.

Real Madrid president Perez promises 'incredible…

Following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says the club are going to bolster their squad with some 'incredible' players.

More than 250,000 welcome Croatia home after…

In an outburst of national pride and joy, Croatia has rolled out a red carpet and staged a euphoric heroes' welcome for the country's national team despite its loss to France in the World Cup final

Enrique excited to undertake 'big challenge' with…

Newly-appointed Spain head coach Luis Enrique admits it will be a 'big challenge' to get the team winning again, but says he's ready to face it.

33yo Ronaldo at Juventus: Age isn't important

Cristiano Ronaldo believes age is just a number as he vows to do his best to bring Juventus the Champions League success it craves

West Ham cured 'strange' time after leaving…

Jack Wilshere admits he found it strange leaving Arsenal after 17 years, but he's enjoying pre-season as a West Ham player.

WORLD CUP: Winners and losers of the tournament in Russia

Savor the thrills, unpredictability, and constant drama of this World Cup, because even FIFA accepts the soccer showpiece might never be so engrossing again

Sarri hoping to improve Hazard at Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri seems confident Eden Hazard will remain a Chelsea player next season, saying he hopes to improve the Belgian.

No refuge from politics but France victory a…

This World Cup was never going to be a refuge from politics when it was being staged in Putin's Russia, but the players did their best to keep the tournament for themselves

Sarri to leave transfer dealings to Chelea

Chelsea's new manager Maurizio Sarri says he's a manager who 'gets bored' of the transfer market, and will be focusing more on working on the pitch, rather than off it.

With flags, song, pride, French celebrate…

It was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue by the tens of thousands to celebrate the World Cup title.

Guangzhou Evergrande 4-0 Guizhou Hengfeng

Guangzhou are within four points of leaders Beijing Guoan after a 4-0 rout of Guizhou Hengfeng.