Bjorn Madsen

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Roy Hodgson says a call-up for Tottenham's Harry Kane a matter of space

Roy Hodgson is confident in Harry Kane's ability to shine for England, it is just a case of whether there is space for him in the upcoming squad.<p>This …

Soccer

Krystian Bielik: Everything you need to know about the new wonderkid set to sign for Arsenal

As fans wait on official confirmation that the 17-year-old has completed a £2.5m move to the Emirates, we look at the reasons the Gunners are so keen to get him<p>Speculation that Polish youngster Krystian Bielik is on his way to Arsenal stepped up a gear today when the player himself confirmed that a …

Man United, Chelsea targeting Real Madrid's Raphael Varane - sources

Manchester United and Chelsea will test Real Madrid's resolve over Raphael Varane and try to purchase the 21-year-old defender this summer, sources …

Soccer

Xherdan Shaqiri signs with Inter, but why?

The Swiss international attacker is a medical away from signing with Inter, but why choose them over other options?<p>The bidding war is over, the dust has settled, and for once, Inter Milan has won. Xherdan Shaqiri, the 23-year-old Switzerland international star who fell out of favor at Bayern Munich …

The Open moving to Sky Sports is inevitable - BBC coverage has lost so much ground it is embarrassing

BBC finances are so dwarfed by what the satellite companies have to offer that the golfing authorities have no choice but to switch<p>In the musty corridors of the R&A it used to be a case of “never”; then it was a case of “if”; now it is a case of “when”. <b>The Open</b> Championship’s long wedding to the …

Official: Manchester United sign Valdes on 18-month deal

The former Barcelona man becomes Louis van Gaal's first acquisition of the January transfer window and will serve as back-up to No.1 goalkeeper David …

Barcelona Transfer News: Lionel Messi Reportedly Made Promise to Tito Vilanova

Lionel Messi "is only still at Barcelona because he promised it to Tito Vilanova at his deathbed," according to former Blaugrana assistant coach Henk ten Cate.<p>This extraordinary claim was published by Dutch newspaper <i>De Telegraaf</i> (h/t Stefan Coerts of Goal.com) and adds to speculation suggesting …

FIFA says nearly 200,000 World Cup tickets will be available in last sales phase

FIFA says nearly 200,000 tickets will be available in the last online sales phase for the World Cup in Brazil.<p>Soccer's international governing body says fans will be able to purchase tickets for 54 of the 64 matches beginning on Tuesday at 6:00 a.m. EDT. The tickets will be available on a …