4 Key Battles England Stars Will Compete in for Starting Places for the Three Lions in Russia

Every footballer dreams of representing their country at the World Cup. It doesn’t matter if it is their first time on the world stage or not, every player will be…

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Maclaren, Arzani join Cahill in Australia’s World Cup squad

Australia head coach Bert van Marwijk has included latecomer Jamie Maclaren and teenager Daniel Arzani in his final 23 for the World Cup. Hibernian striker Maclaren had been out of…

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Jesus will support Fred even if Brazil team-mate joins Manchester United

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus says he will continue to support Brazil team-mate Fred, even if the midfielder decides to move to Manchester United. Fred was linked with a switch…

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Ronaldo’s 1998 Seizure & World Cup Final Appearance Remains One of Football’s Greatest Mysteries

​Genuine, unanswered and impenetrable mysteries are rare in modern football: rare, in fact, in modern life. Little is left to the imagination of an avid celebrity follower, with daily updates…

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France 3 Italy 1: Les Bleus thrill in Azzurri win

France offered a thrilling glimpse of their World Cup potential with a 3-1 win against European rivals Italy. Samuel Umtiti, Antoine Griezmann and Ousmane Dembele were on target for Les…

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Gestifute deny blackmail allegations from Sporting CP president over Patricio deal

Agent Jorge Mendes’ Gestifute firm has vehemently denied accusations of “blackmail” made by Sporting CP president Bruno de Carvalho over a proposed move for Rui Patricio. The goalkeeper has been…

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2018 FIFA World Cup Team Preview: Analysing Portugal’s Chances at the Tournament

Two years on from Portugal’s Euro 2016 win, it’s still difficult to know what to think of it.  On the one hand, they won the tournament, and that’s all that…

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Xhaka suffers knee scare ahead of World Cup

Granit Xhaka has sustained a knee injury less than three weeks before Switzerland begin their World Cup campaign against Brazil. The Arsenal midfielder hurt his left knee during a training…

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Maybe I’ll see you soon – Benzema hoping for Zidane reunion

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema hopes he gets the chance to play for Zinedine Zidane again – seemingly pitching the outgoing Santiago Bernabeu boss for the France national team job….

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Liverpool Reportedly Make Opening Bid for Nabil Fekir Ahead of Potential Summer Move

​Liverpool have made an initial bid of £60m for Nabil Fekir, according to reports. ​Jurgen Klopp’s side are keen to bring the Frenchman to Anfield this summer and look to…

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I wouldn’t swap Ronaldo for Neymar, says Madrid great Casillas

Real Madrid would be getting a rough deal if they ended up with Neymar as a replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo, according to their former goalkeeper Iker Casillas. Madrid’s all-time record…

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Bates criticised for ‘shameful’ comments over Chelsea racism claims

Former Chelsea owner Ken Bates has been criticised after saying there is “the sniff of money in the air” relating to racism allegations made against the club during his time…

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