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Madrid thrash LA Galaxy in the States

3 Aug 2012

Jose Mourinho's Real Madrid swept aside LA Galaxy at the Home Depot Center, winning 5-1 in the first of their four-game US tour. Madrid took less than two minutes to signal their intentions when Angel Di Maria provided the...
 

Kaka in Milan talks

31 Jul 2012

AC Milan are in talks with Kaka over a possible return to the San Siro, the player’s representative has confirmed. The 30-year-old Brazilian left Milan to join Real Madrid in 2009 for a fee of £63m, which was briefly a new world...
 

MLS Week 21 round-up: Italian connection leads Montreal past New York

31 Jul 2012

With just ten games to go in the MLS regular season, every point becomes precious. Teams are sending out their best performances of the season in hopes of stealing points in even the most improbable conditions. L.A....
 

France ban Nasri

27 Jul 2012

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has been handed a three-match international ban from the French Football Federation (FFF) following his conduct at Euro 2012. Nasri had a prolonged row with the French media during Les Bleus...
 

International return for Mulumbu

27 Jul 2012

West Brom midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu has agreed to resume playing for the DR Congo. The 25-year-old quit international football duties back in September. The turnaround comes after Mulumbu saw that there has been an...
 

Napoli striker Edinson Cavani ‘is worth £80m’

27 Jul 2012

Napoli president De Laurentiis has warned any potential suitors for striker Edinson Cavani that they will have to cough up £80m if they want to prise him away from the San Paolo stadium. The always outspoken Partenopei chief is adamant...
 

Maccabi, Levante and Granada turn to La Manga in pre-season

27 Jul 2012

Maccabi Tel Aviv, the most successful team in Israeli football history, ensured they will be in peak condition for the start of the new season by taking advantage of the world-class training facilities at Spain’s La Manga Club resort this...
 

Capello gets Russia job

26 Jul 2012

Former England manager Fabio Capello has been named the new boss of the Russian national team. The 66-year-old (pictured) has enjoyed an illustrious managerial career and Russia becomes his eighth stint at management and second in an...
 

Filippo Inzaghi retires to take coaching role at Milan

25 Jul 2012

Filippo Inzaghi has retired from football at the age of 38 to take up a coaching role at the AC Milan youth academy. The Italian striker known as ‘Pippo’ is recognised as one of football’s most notable strikers. His ability to play...
 

Modric could replace Kaka at Real Madrid

25 Jul 2012

Luka Modric begun training again at Tottenham this week, after becoming embroiled in a transfer tug-of-war between Real Madrid and Spurs. The midfielder has made no secret of his desire to leave White Hart Lane, and earlier this month...
 

MLS Week 20 round-up: Donovan brace powers Galaxy, Cooper brace powers Red Bulls

24 Jul 2012

At this juncture of the season, teams rely on their biggest stars to deliver the goods. New York turned to scoring stars Thierry Henry and Kenny Cooper, and were rewarded with a brace from Cooper, one of which was set up by Henry, en...
 

Drogba impresses in debut for Shanghai Shenhua

23 Jul 2012

Chelsea’s Champions League final hero Didier Drogba enjoyed an impressive debut in the Chinese Super League for Shanghai Shenhua as he set up his new employer’s equaliser in a 1-1 draw away to Guangzhou R&F. The 34-year-old Ivory...
 

MLS Week 19.5 round-up: Henry triumphant in return

20 Jul 2012

This stretch of matches leading up to the MLS All-Star game at the end of the month represents the last real chance for teams at the bottom of the tables to climb into the race for the play-offs. For those of you new to MLS, the fourth...
 

Pato ‘is not leaving Milan’

19 Jul 2012

Following the sale of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva to Paris St-Germain, Alexandre Pato’s agent has reassured fans that he will remain at Milan beyond the forthcoming season. The 22-year-old had shown signs of restlessness last...
 

Bin Hammam wins FIFA appeal against lifetime ban for bribery

19 Jul 2012

Qatar’s Mohamed Bin Hammam, a former presidential candidate for FIFA has today won his appeal against a lifetime ban for bribery, the Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed. The 62-year-old (pictured) was initially banned from...
 

Messi: “Penalty miss still haunts me”

19 Jul 2012

Lionel Messi is still having nightmares about his penalty miss in the second leg of Barcelona’s Champions League semi-final against Chelsea. Barca were dumped out of the Champions League by Chelsea after a remarkable second leg game,...
 

Revolutionary soccer initiative in Haiti

19 Jul 2012

Caribbean-based organisation GOALS is revolutionising the way young Haitians develop as youngsters, by using soccer to engage youth into community work and skills-based development that will lead to a more fulfilling way of life. The...
 

Ibrahimovic completes switch to French giants PSG

18 Jul 2012

Paris St-Germain have signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic from AC Milan on a three year deal reported to be worth £15.7m. Director of football at the Parc de Princes and former Milan manager Leonardo said: "It's a great year for PSG, that...
 

Sir Alex Ferguson takes time out to call for an end to violence and abuse of vulnerable children

18 Jul 2012

UNICEF ambassador Sir Alex Ferguson took time out from the clubs pre season tour of South Africa on Tuesday, to learn about the impact of violence and abuse on the country’s orphans and to call on communities to play an active role in...
 

The future looks bright for Real Madrid

18 Jul 2012

Seven Real Madrid stars have been nominated for UEFA Player of the Year, making the La Liga champions the most represented side on the 32-man shortlist. Iker Casillas (pictured), Sergio Ramos, Pepe, Fabio Coentrao, Xabi Alonso, Mesut...