Soccer

Barcelona Left Sweating Over Lionel Messi Contract Extension Following Extraordinary Revelation

Lionel Messi is remarkably still yet to sign the new contract extension which he agreed with Barcelona earlier this summer, according to a report …

Sports

Juventus Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Juan Cuadrado and Ezequiel Garay

Juan Cuadrado could reportedly be set to leave Juventus this summer, with Arsenal said to be considering a late bid, while reports also state that Valencia defender Ezequiel Garay has emerged as a top target for the Bianconeri.<p>According to Claudio Colla at TransferMarketWeb.com, Arsenal have not …

PHOTOS: Tottenham Release Pictures of Concourse Area Development in New Stadium

Tottenham have released pictures showing more development of their new £850m stadium.<p>Spurs will move back to north London next season after saying a …

Bayer Leverkusen

Quick-thinking Everton steward rescues ball-boy from crowd trouble during Europa League tie

This is the dramatic moment a quick-thinking Everton steward hauled a ball-boy out of harm's way as crowd trouble marred the Europa League tie with Hajduk Split.<p>The match had to be stopped during the first half as fans of the Croatia side spilled onto the pitch.<p>One steward carried the ball boy out …

English Premier League

Antonio Conte responds to Diego Costa's claim Chelsea are pricing him out of Atletico Madrid return - "It's funny"

Antonio Conte has responded to Diego Costa's claim that Chelsea has priced him out of a return to Atletico Madrid, saying "It is funny this …

English Premier League

Frankfurt sign midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng for two seasons

BERLIN (Reuters) - Eintracht Frankfurt on Friday signed midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng on a two-year deal with the former Ghana international returning to the Bundesliga after quitting Spain's Las Palmas.<p>The 30-year-old Boateng, who has also played for Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth and twice for …

Eintracht Frankfurt

Manchester United makes £39 million bid for winger, Tottenham lands first signing in transfer news

You can almost hear it; that deep, heavy exhale of relief coming out of north London this morning as Tottenham Hotspur finally spends some money in …

English Premier League

5 bold Premier League predictions: United at it again, Aguero gets loose

The first matchweek of the Premier League season was interesting, to say the least. What do this weekend’s game have in store for us? Here are five …

English Premier League

Eric Bailly: ‘We are going to demonstrate that Manchester United are world class’

Having once juggled football with a job managing phone boxes, the Ivory Coast centre-back has worked hard to get where he is – and having impressed in his first season at Old Trafford he is keen to follow in the footsteps of club legends<p>Following Eric Bailly’s impressive opening season at …

African Football

Antonio Conte Laughs off Diego Costa 'Criminal' Remark, Calls Striker 'The Past'

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte burst into laughter when asked for his view on Diego Costa's comments that he's being "treated like a criminal" by the club, suggesting his time at Stamford Bridge is over after dubbing the forward "the past."<p>Costa recently said to the <i>Daily Mail</i>'s Adam Crafton he felt …

English Premier League

Conte envies Tottenham's firm foundations

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea manager Antonio Conte envies bitter London rivals Tottenham Hotspur despite having pipped them for the Premier League title last season.<p>He told a news conference on Friday -- ahead of Sunday's league meeting at Wembley -- that opposite number Mauricio Pochettino has built …

English Premier League

Former Manchester United coach reveals how Cristiano Ronaldo developed his famous free-kick technique

Former Manchester United coach Rene Meulensteen has revealed how Cristiano Ronaldo developed his famous free-kick technique.<p>The four-time Ballon d'Or …

Cristiano Ronaldo

Barcelona vice president assures fans Messi will sign new deal

REUTERS/Juan Medina<p>Barcelona vice president Jordi Mestre insists Lionel Messi won't make a U-turn over renewing his contract until 2021.<p>The …

Sports

Premier League odds, Week 2: Manchester United looks to build on its strong start

Manchester United visits Swansea City looking to follow up its strong win at home with a road victory as a clear favorite on the Week 2 Premier League betting lines.<p>Manchester United soared to the top of the English Premier League table last week with a dominant 4-0 win over West Ham United. The …

Sports

Five reasons Chelsea’s problems look set to continue against Tottenham

opinion<p>By<p>Tottenham against Chelsea this weekend brings together last season’s two main Premier League title contenders. Antonio Conte‘s side came out …

English Premier League

Manchester United are 'not a dream team or title favourites' after West Ham win, says Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has insisted no one should be lulled into thinking Manchester United are the Premier League’s “dream team” or title favourites after their 4-0 crushing of West Ham.<p>The United manager said he was far too experienced and level-headed to allow himself or his players to get carried away …

West Ham United

Bayern Munich vs Bayer Leverkusen: TV channel, stream, kick-off time, odds & match preview

The Bavarians begin their defence of the title in front of the television cameras on Friday as they welcome Die Werkself to the south-eastBayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen raise the curtain on the 2017-18 Bundesliga season when they meet at the Allianz Arena on Friday evening.Defending champions …

Bayer Leverkusen

Barcelona terror attack: celebrities from Antonio Banderas to Cristiano Ronaldo react with shock and sadness

So far 14 people have died and more than 130 have been injured in the horrific attack<p>August 18, 2017 - 14:23 CEST<p>The world reacted with shock and …

Cristiano Ronaldo

$300 million later, Man City still striving to fix defense | Miami Herald

Manchester City has spent more than $300 million in an effort to improve its defense since last winning the Premier League title in 2014.<p>It's a …

Sports

How should Chelsea line up against Spurs in Sunday?

Chelsea are looking to avoid starting the season with back-to-back losses for the first time in almost 45 years when we visit Wembley to play Spurs in a re-match of last year’s FA Cup semifinal. It will be Spurs’ “home” debut at Wembley in the Premier League this time.<p>In that semifinal, Antonio …

English Premier League

MLS week 24: Colorado Rapids need to get better

We analyze the Colorado Rapids’ vast organizational problems in the wake of Pablo Mastroeni’s firing, and preview two marquee playoff matchups.<p>The …

Colorado Rapids

Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo Have Surpassed Barcelona and Lionel Messi in Just About Every Way

La Liga starts this weekend, and while the best teams are still the best teams, the dynamic between Real Madrid and Barcelona has officially shifted. …

Lionel Messi

Opinion: When will the fans decide they've had enough?

Commerce, marketing, endless transfers and more kick off times than anyone can get their head around. The Bundesliga is in danger of losing its …

Eintracht Frankfurt

This Is The One Premier League Club Roy Keane Refuses To Praise

He was speaking during a panel with Thierry Henry and Kenny Dalglish<p>Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane tallied up a lot of fierce rivalries …

Roy Keane

Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United latest plus every done deal

13:45KEY EVENT<p>Liverpool 'enter talks' with Barcelona over Coutinho transfer<p>Talks between Liverpool and Barcelona over the transfer of Philippe …

English Premier League

Soccer Is Here, and CFB Is Near

Welcome to the RealClearSports Weekend Warmup!<p>In one short week, college football fans across the country will load into vans, cars, and RVs to make …

SC Freiburg

De Gea To Real Madrid: Man Utd Ace Wants Move, Deal Could Be Completed Soon

Premier League giants Manchester United are in trouble as La Liga giants Real Madrid have reignited their interest in David De Gea and are planning …

Man Utd

Picking a Combined Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea XI

While there were plenty of goals to enjoy during the Premier League's opening round of fixtures, it felt like a soft launch. On Sunday, however, we have the first heavyweight clash of the new season.<p>London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea go toe-to-toe after contrasting starts last weekend.<p>The …

English Premier League

Target, Adidas Fans Push MLS Value to $4.5 Billion

With new partnerships and a renewed $700 million deal with Adidas, the value of Major League Soccer and its clubs has hit a record $4.46 billion. …

Los Angeles Galaxy

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

Selection headaches for José Mourinho and Pep Guardiola, a glaring omission at Liverpool and might Tottenham Hotspur make a fresh start at Wembley?<p>1) Spurs set to impress at Wembley?<p>Spurs may not have signed anyone this summer but, thanks to Chelsea, they go into their first home match of the …

English Premier League