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Rio Ferdinand confirms move into boxing: 'It’s a challenge I’m not taking lightly'

Rio Ferdinand will attempt to become a professional boxer at the age of 38 after taking up the sport to stay fit in retirement from football and to channel his grief after the death of his wife.<p>It is understood Ferdinand’s training will be filmed for a TV documentary series and that he will aim to …

FC Hollywood is back! Bayern in chaos as Ancelotti feels the heat

The Italian coach is under pressure from internal and external forces, with the Bavarian club again dominating the front and back pages in Germany<p>When Roman Polanski was filming the Oscar-winning 1974 movie <i>Chinatown</i>, Faye Dunaway asked the director what was her character's motivation for a …

UEFA Champions League

‘For Cologne fans it was the biggest night of our lives. Thanks for having us’

I was one of 20,000 Cologne fans in London on Thursday and although we condemn the minority who misbehaved everyone has to understand just how much this match meant to us<p>Dear England, thanks for having us. It was an absolute dream for us to see Cologne play in London. Let’s be clear from the …

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After a Danish player strike and a faulty Wales plane in Cardiff there are plenty of talking points ahead of this Nations League …

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Yaya Toure set to leave Manchester City as Pep Guardiola arrives - agent

Yaya Toure could leave Manchester City in the summer after it was confirmed that Pep Guardiola will take over as manager, his agent has told The …

OFFICIAL: Guardiola to replace Pellegrini as Manchester City's next manager

The 45-year-old had already revealed his decision to quit Bayern Munich at the end of the season and will now succeed the Chilean at the Etihad …

Manchester City FC

Atletico & Real Madrid transfer bans suspended

The Spanish clubs have been sanctioned for failing to comply with regulations on signing young players but the ban bas been lifted pending the …

Atlético Madrid

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic says no money will tempt them to sell Dimitri Payet

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic claims there is "no money in the world" that would force the club to sell Dimitri Payet.<p>French playmaker Payet has …

Daniel Sturridge: Liverpool striker's injury record since 2013

As Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge nears his latest return to fitness, it is hard to escape the feeling that we have been here before.

Alexandre Pato completes medical ahead of Chelsea loan

Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato has completed his medical at Chelsea, paving the way for his six-month loan move.<p>The Blues have agreed terms with …

Crystal Palace consider six-month deal for Emmanuel Adebayor

• Alan Pardew frustrated by high valuations in transfer window<br>• Goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey retains place against Spurs despite errors<p>Crystal Palace are to target a loan or short-term deal for a striker, with Emmanuel Adebayor still their principal option, having grown frustrated at the valuations …

Chelsea close to signing Alexandre Pato from Corinthians - sources

Madrid won't play new young signings - Seedorf<p>Spanish Primera División 3 hours ago<p>Read<p>PSG's Berchiche to leave for Bilbao - source<p>Paris Saint-Germain …

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There could be a number of changes for England on Tuesday night. Tom Carnduff has found value in 13/2 and 14/1 goalscorer bets.<p>18hFootball<p>Gareth …

Soccer

Real Madrid and Atletico given transfer ban

The two Spanish giants have been found guilty of the same irregularities as Barcelona and, after the current window closes, will then be unable to …

Real Madrid

Jürgen Klopp tells his players they have until May to prove themselves

• Liverpool manager admits to pressure before each game<br>• Simon Mignolet close to signing new five-year contract<p>Jürgen Klopp has told Liverpool’s players they will be judged on a season-by-season basis but admitted he is also under pressure to develop a winning style this season.<p>Liverpool host …

Lionel Messi: 'I want to finish my career at home, and my home is Barca'

SPANISH PRIMERA DIVISIÓN<p>Lionel Messi says he wants to finish his career at Barcelona, ending any speculation that he is set to leave the club in the …

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Three players will share the Soccer Saturday Super 6 jackpot of £1million.<p>43mFootball<p>The goals are flowing in the late Premier League game and you …

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Mark your card for Saturday's 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League with our best bets, Super 6 predictions and top stats for each …

AC Milan

Aubameyang succeeds Yaya Toure to become Caf Player of the Year

The Borussia Dortmund striker's magnificent goalscoring form has seen him deny the Manchester City midfielder a record fifth win at Thursday's …

Ivory Coast

MLS expansion team LAFC unveils crest, black and gold colors

LAFC is slated to enter MLS in 2018, and the expansion side unveiled its colors and crest in anticipation of its debut.<p>Those expecting another black …

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Mark your card for Saturday's 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League with our best bets, Super 6 predictions and top stats for each …

AC Milan

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Mark your card for Saturday's 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League with our best bets, Super 6 predictions and top stats for each …

AC Milan

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There could be a number of changes for England on Tuesday night. Tom Carnduff has found value in 13/2 and 14/1 goalscorer bets.<p>18hFootball<p>Gareth …

Soccer

Report: Columbus Crew to move for Radamel Falcao

So, could this actually happen?<p>With Radamel Falcao wasting away on the bench of another Premier League giant — last season Manchester United, this …

Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea monitoring Jamie Vardy

Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea are monitoring any developments regarding Jamie Vardy's future at Leicester, according to Sky …

Brad Friedel: Former Spurs keeper takes charge of USA Under-19s

Former Spurs, Aston Villa and Blackburn goalkeeper Brad Friedel has been named head coach of the USA Under-19 team.

Steve Nash and Suns owner Robert Sarver buy pro soccer club Mallorca

Steve Nash is not resting in his retirement.<p>The two-time NBA MVP joined an ownership group, Liga ACQ Legacy Partners, along with Suns owner Robert Sarver and others that recently acquired the Spanish professional soccer club RCD Mallorca.<p>Mallorca currently plays in the second division of La Liga. …

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Zinedine Zidane on beautiful football at Real Madrid

The club great was appointed to replace the sacked Rafael Benitez on Monday, and has promised to stick to the club's traditions of forward-thinking …

UEFA Champions League

Gareth Bale unhappy at Rafa Benitez sacking by Real Madrid

Gareth Bale is among a group of Real Madrid players who are upset that Rafael Benitez has been sacked, according to Sky sources.<p>Benitez was fired on …

Pep Guardiola: I'm leaving Bayern Munich for the Premier League

The 44-year-old insists he has not yet decided on his next destination but claims he needs a new challenge after Bayern Munich<p>Pep Guardiola admits …

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