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Sesko extends contract RB Leipzig

RB Leipzig's Benjamin Sesko has inked a fresh contract at the Red Bull Arena, as confirmed by the club on Wednesday.This development comes amidst keen interest from top Premier League clubs like Arsenal,...

Euro 2024: Lewandowski to miss opener over thigh injury

Poland's star striker, Robert Lewandowski, will be absent from his team's Euro 2024 opener against the Netherlands due to a thigh injury.The 35-year-old sustained the injury during a 2-1 victory against Turkey in...

Arsenal’s Pelova suffers ACL rupture

Arsenal midfielder Victoria Pelova has suffered a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) while representing the Netherlands on international duty, the club has confirmed.The 25-year-old was forced off in the 12th minute during her country's...

Erik ten Hag to remain Man Utd’s manager – Source

Manchester United have opted to retain Erik ten Hag as manager, a source confirmed to ESPN.Speculation surrounded the Dutchman's future following a disappointing Premier League campaign, but the club's triumph in the FA Cup...

It’s a gift to play at 39 – Ronaldo after lead goal in 3-0 win over Republic of Ireland

Portugal's captain, Cristiano Ronaldo, affectionately refers to the national team as "the love of his life" and sees his continued presence in the squad at the age of 39 as "a gift."Ahead of his...

Ivan Toney, David Jonathan, others on Man Utd’s radar

Sources close to Manchester United have revealed that the club has compiled a list of striker targets, which includes Ivan Toney, Jonathan David, and Joshua Zirkzee, as reported by ESPN's Rob Dawson.The pursuit of...

Juventus eyeing move for Sancho

Juventus continues to pursue a deal for Manchester United winger Jadon Sancho, according to reports from the Daily Mail.With Borussia Dortmund unlikely to meet United's £40 million asking price, Juventus sees an opportunity to...

2026 World Cup qualifiers: Kwesi Appiah’s Sudan tops Group B after win over South Sudan

Former Black Stars coach James Kwesi Appiah has guided Sudan to maintain their lead in Group B of the 2026 African FIFA World Cup qualifiers following a dominant 3-0 victory over South Sudan in...

Portugal beats Ireland in Euros warmup with Ronaldo scoring twice

Cristiano Ronaldo netted two goals, leading Portugal to a 3-0 victory over Ireland on Tuesday in their final warm-up match before Roberto Martinez’s squad heads to the European Championship in Germany.The 39-year-old Ronaldo's second-half...

“Thank you to God for letting it rain” – Otto Addo attributes win to rains in CAR-Ghana clash

Ghana coach Otto Addo acknowledged that the rainy weather significantly impacted the Black Stars' thrilling 4-3 victory over the Central African Republic (CAR) on Monday.This crucial win propelled Ghana to the top of...

Hunt for Southgate’s successor begins amid Man Utd links – Reports

FA has yet to identify Gareth Southgate's successor, despite the possibility that he might leave his England role if they fail to win Euro 2024.The England squad, along with Southgate, has arrived in Germany,...

Ancelotti’s son Davide to stay with his dad as he rejects Leicester offer

Real Madrid assistant coach Davide Ancelotti (34) has decided to stay at the club this summer, despite interest from Leicester City.Despite the reported interest from Leicester, Davide, who is the son of head...

Fernando Torres now manager of Atlético Madrid’s B team

Former Spain striker Fernando Torres, who won the World Cup, has been appointed as the head coach of Atlético Madrid's B team, the LaLiga club announced in a statement on Tuesday."I accept it as...

“Masa, be quiet!!!!!” – ‘Angry’ Kudus replies social media critic after Ghana-CAR clash

Ghanaian footballer Mohammed Kudus expressed his displeasure with comments made by some compatriots on social media regarding his performance during the matches against Mali and the Central African Republic (CAR) on June 10, 2024.Expected...

Countryman Songo upset despite Ghana’s win over Mali; slams Partey

Ghanaian sports broadcaster Patrick Osei Agyemang, popularly known as Countryman Songo, has voiced his criticism of the Black Stars' technical team for their decision to bench Jordan Ayew in Ghana's 2-1 victory over Mali.Expressing...

Jordan Ayew’s hattrick edges Ghana past CAR in 4-3 win

Ghana's Black Stars secured another narrow victory in the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, edging out the Central African Republic (CAR) 4-3 in a thrilling match at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Monday,...

Euro 2024: Scotland’s Robertson declared fit after injury scare

Scotland assistant John Carver reassured everyone that Andy Robertson would recover after he suffered a fall during Monday morning's training session.Concerns arose among Scotland's coaching staff when Robertson had to be escorted away...

“It’s a closed door” – Pep on return to Barcelona

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has firmly ruled out the possibility of returning to Barcelona at any point in the future.Guardiola, whose contract with City ends in June 2025, previously hinted in May...

Vinícius racist abusers sentenced to eight months in prison

Three fans have been sentenced to eight months in prison and banned from stadiums for two years over the racist abuse of Vinícius Júnior at Mestalla in May 2023.The incident -- which took place...

Thomas Tuchel not a candidate on Man Utd’s wish list if Ten Hag exit – Sources

Sources have it that Man Utd are unlikely to appoint Thomas Tuchel if they decide to sack manager Erik ten Hag.Tuchel had been considered a potential replacement, with representatives of the German coach...

We want a good stadium to play better football – Partey to Bawumia

The senior national team, Black Stars, has called on the government to construct a stadium that will stand the test of time.Captain of the Black Stars, Thomas Partey, during a visit by Vice President...

Real Madrid to snub Club World Cup place over poor incentives – Ancelotti hints

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti has announced that the club will not participate in the inaugural edition of FIFA's new Club World Cup tournament next summer, citing insufficient financial incentive.This expanded competition is...

Ancelotti marks his 65th birthday today

Today marks the 65th birthday of Carlo Ancelotti, the esteemed coach of Real Madrid.Born on June 10, 1959, in Reggiolo, Italy, Ancelotti boasts an illustrious career, having clinched every possible trophy during his...

Euro 2024: See list of shirt numbers for England squad

England has announced its squad numbers for the upcoming Euro 2024 tournament, setting the stage for their campaign in Germany this summer.Despite a recent setback with a loss to Iceland, anticipation is building...

Czech midfielder Sadilek to miss Euro 2024

Czech Republic's midfielder Michal Sadilek will miss Euro 2024 due to a leg injury sustained from a bicycle fall.Sadilek, a player for Dutch club Twente, had recently captained the Czech team in a...

Cameroon seal convincing win against Cape Verde as Onana saves penalty

Vincent Aboubakar scored twice and Andre Onana saved a last-minute penalty as Cameroon secured a convincing 4-1 victory over Cape Verde in Marc Brys’ debut match as head coach of the Indomitable Lions.Brys' appointment...

Brazil beats Mexico in Copa America warm-up match

In a thrilling Copa America warm-up match in Texas, Brazil secured a 3-2 victory over Mexico with a stoppage-time winner from teenage forward Endrick.Endrick, just 17 years old, scored his third goal in as...

Rose Yeboah makes history, breaks Women’s High Jump record

Rose Yeboah has astounded sports enthusiasts by breaking the women’s high jump national record with an impressive leap of 1.97m.This outstanding achievement not only secured her a spot in the 2024 Olympic Games...

Alcaraz beats Sinner to reach Paris final against Zverev

Carlos Alcaraz advanced closer to his first French Open title with a thrilling victory over Jannik Sinner in a captivating semi-final match.The Spanish third seed displayed remarkable resilience, twice overcoming deficits to secure a...

Tyson-Paul fight to take place on Nov. 15 in USA

The fight between YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul and former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson has been rescheduled to take place on November 15 in Texas. The original date had to be postponed.In the co-main event,...

Celtics beat Mavericks in game one of NBA Finals

Jaylen Brown delivered a standout performance as the Boston Celtics displayed dominance in a 107-89 victory over the Dallas Mavericks in game one of the NBA Finals.The 27-year-old led the scoring with 22 points,...

Morgan answers Scotland’s Euro 2024 call

Lewis Morgan had planned to spend quality time with his sisters in New York City. Instead, the Red Bulls forward found himself leaving them behind, hailing a yellow taxi across town, and flying over...

Iceland dents England’s final preparations for Euro 2024 

England wrapped up their Euro 2024 preparations with a disappointing performance, suffering a defeat against Iceland at Wembley.Manager Gareth Southgate made several changes to the team that won against Bosnia-Herzegovina on Monday, but the...

UEFA files for a dismissal of Liverpool fans’ lawsuit over 2022 Champions League final

European football's governing body, UEFA, has requested England's High Court to dismiss lawsuits initiated by over 1,000 Liverpool fans who attended the 2022 Champions League final in Paris.The fans allege personal injuries resulting...

Wayne Rooney thinks Sir Alex Ferguson still remains greater than Pep

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney believes that his former manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, maintains superiority over Manchester City's Pep Guardiola in the realm of managerial greatness.This season, Guardiola guided City to their fourth consecutive...

Vinicius Jr told he deserves Ballon d’Or already

Brazilian legends Ronaldo Nazário and Rivaldo have expressed their belief that Vinícius Júnior has already achieved enough to be awarded this year's Ballon d'Or after leading Real Madrid to LaLiga and Champions League titles...

Dortmund interested in securing Ian Maatsen permanently – Sources

Borussia Dortmund aim to sign Ian Maatsen permanently but are hesitant to meet Chelsea's £35 million ($44.7m) valuation, sources told ESPN.The 22-year-old, who joined Dortmund on loan in January, became a crucial part of...

Nottingham Forest nears deal closure with Scotland striker Ché Adams

Nottingham Forest are reportedly close to securing the signing of Scotland striker Ché Adams, beating out competition from Wolves, according to a source who spoke to ESPN.Adams is set to leave Southampton this...

Court declares Arsenal fan guilty in headbutt case with Roy Keane

Arsenal fan Scott Law has been found guilty of assaulting Manchester United legend Roy Keane last September.The incident occurred after Arsenal's 3-1 victory over Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium.Law reportedly confronted...

A joke? Jack Grealish agrees to a ‘four-week loan’ to Ibia clubs after Euro 2024 snub

Jack Grealish's absence from England's Euro 2024 squad has sparked humorous speculation among fans, with many suggesting he could now pursue a "four-week loan deal" with clubs in Ibiza.The Manchester City forward was among...

Memphis Depay and Jeremie Frimpong attempt ‘Adowa’ dance after scoring for Holland

Memphis Depay and Jeremie Frimpong, both of Ghanaian descent, showcased their heritage by performing the popular Ghanaian dance 'Adowa' after Depay scored in the Netherlands' warm-up game against Canada.The duo, who chose to...

Tosin Adarabioyo to join Chelsea

Chelsea is delighted to confirm the signing of center-back Tosin Adarabioyo, who will join the club for the 2024/25 season.The 26-year-old has penned a four-year contract, commencing on July 1, and makes the...

World Cup 2026Q: The Ayew goal that gave Ghana a win over Mali

Jordan Ayew came off the bench to score a dramatic winner for Ghana, leading them to a 2-1 victory over Mali in Bamako on Thursday evening.This crucial win places the Black Stars joint-top...

Fenerbahce to pay Jose Mourinho over 10m dollars annually

Fenerbahce has announced that their new head coach, Jose Mourinho, will earn €10.5 million ($11.4 million) annually under a two-year contract.The Turkish club disclosed these figures in a statement to the stock market...

Amnesty International calls for human rights assurances at World Cups

Amnesty International has urged FIFA and the countries bidding to host the 2030 and 2034 World Cups to commit to binding agreements and legal reforms to prevent human rights violations related to the tournament....

‘We pray for good weather’ – GTV Ghana replies DSTV in Twitter banter

The playful back-and-forth banter between DSTV Ghana, a global broadcasting giant, and Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) , a prominent local network, has captured the attention of Twitter users.This amusing exchange has become a...

‘You’re still a channel on DSTV’- DSTV Ghana teases GTV over Ghana-Mali match

The ongoing humorous banter between DSTV Ghana, an international broadcast outlet, and Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) a local broadcasting network, has become a sensation on Twitter.This light-hearted exchange has tickled the funny bones...

Lukaku ready for Saudi move a year after Al Hilal snub – Sources

Romelu Lukaku has expressed openness to playing in Saudi Arabia, a year after rejecting a move to Al Hilal.The 31-year-old striker’s future remains uncertain, as sources informed ESPN that Chelsea aims to secure...

Kevin De Bruyne marks 100 caps in goal during Belgium-Montenegro friendlies

Kevin De Bruyne delivered an outstanding performance in his 100th international appearance as Belgium comfortably defeated Montenegro in a warm-up friendly for Euro 2024.Right from the start in Brussels, the European giants took...

Emi Martinez eager to ‘fight’ club to be a part of Olympic squad 2024

Emi Martinez is ready for a “fight” at Aston Villa, with the World Cup winner reiterating his desire to represent Argentina at the 2024 Olympics.The enigmatic goalkeeper is already part of his country’s plans...

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