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  • Watch: Icardi misses out as Argentina name World Cup squad

    Watch: Icardi misses out as Argentina name World Cup squad

    Mauro Icardi, the joint top goalscorer in Italy's Serie A this season, was left out of Argentina's World Cup squad on Monday as coach Jorge Sampaoli named his 23 players for next month's tournament in Russia. Sampaoli named just four forwards in...

  • Morata left out of Spain squad

    Morata left out of Spain squad

    Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata is absent from the Spain squad that will travel to the World Cup. The 25-year-old managed only 11 league goals for the Blues in the recently concluded season and only appeared as a last-minute substitute in Saturday’s...

  • Nainggolan left out of Belgium World Cup squad

    Nainggolan left out of Belgium World Cup squad

    Belgium coach Roberto Martinez left AS Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan out of his squad for next month's World Cup in Russia, insisting on Monday it was a purely tactical move and not due to past clashes over discipline. The Spaniard sprung a...

  • Netherlands beat Italy on penalties to win U-17 title

    Netherlands beat Italy on penalties to win U-17 title

    Holland have won the Under-17 European Championship with a penalty shootout victory over Italy in the final. Jurrien Maduro broke the deadlock at the start of the second half to give Holland the lead but Italy quickly turned the match on its head...

  • Updated: Inter stun Lazio to qualify for Champions League

    Updated: Inter stun Lazio to qualify for Champions League

    Serie A runners-up Napoli broke the 90-point barrier and sent Crotone down with a 2-1 win in their final game of the season on Sunday. Lorenzo Insigne created both goals for Napoli as Arkadiusz Milik headed them in front after 23 minutes and Jose...

  • Zaccardo leaves Ħamrun Spartans

    Zaccardo leaves Ħamrun Spartans

    Italy defender Cristian Zaccardo has bid farewell to Ħamrun Spartans after the World Cup winner announced that he will not be prolonging his stay at the Premier League club. The former Milan and Wolfsburg defender arrived at the Spartans in...

  • Frankfurt stun Bayern to win German Cup

    Frankfurt stun Bayern to win German Cup

    Niko Kovac left Eintracht Frankfurt the perfect parting gift with victory against his future employers Bayern Munich in the DFB-Pokal final. Kovac delivered the cup, and with it European football next season, in his final game in charge before...

  • Hazard on the mark as Chelsea win FA Cup

    Hazard on the mark as Chelsea win FA Cup

    Eden Hazard’s first-half penalty proved decisive as Chelsea salvaged their season by beating Manchester United 1-0 in the FA Cup final in what is widely expected to be manager Antonio Conte’s swansong on Saturday. The Belgian’s searing pace earned...

  • Watch: Buffon bids tearful farewell to Juve after 656 games

    Watch: Buffon bids tearful farewell to Juve after 656 games

    Buffon, who has not announced his retirement but said he has not yet made up his mind about his next move, saw his team-mates struggle to break down Verona in the first half, with Dybala's chip which came back off the bar the closest they...

  • Stripes complete double

    Stripes complete double

    Birkirkara completed a famous domestic double after they overcame a resilient Mġarr United side 5-4 in a penalty shoot-out to clinch their 14th Knock Out, at the Centenary Stadium.   Both sides had terminated regular time and extra-time tied at...

  • Platini admits to 'Shenanigans' in World Cup draw to try and force dream final

    Platini admits to 'Shenanigans' in World Cup draw to try and force dream final

    Former UEFA president Michel Platini has claimed "a little trickery" was used in the 1998 World Cup draw to increase the chances of France and Brazil meeting in the final. Platini is currently serving a four-year ban from involvement in football -...

  • Watch: Role (player) reversal: Rockets even West finals

    Watch: Role (player) reversal: Rockets even West finals

    Eric Gordon and P.J. Tucker sparked a revival by Houston's role players, and the Rockets evened the Western Conference finals with a 127-105 victory over the visiting Golden State Warriors in Game 2 on Wednesday. Gordon scored 27 points off the...

  • Guardiola extends Man City contract to 2021

    Guardiola extends Man City contract to 2021

    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola signed a contract extension with the Premier League champions on Thursday that will keep him in the job until 2021. Spaniard Guardiola joined City in 2016 and led them to the Premier League title this year, 19...

  • Watch: Buffon to leave Juventus at the end of the season

    Watch: Buffon to leave Juventus at the end of the season

    Italy's talismanic goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, considered by many to be the greatest-ever in his position, will play his last match for Juventus after 17 years at the club when they host Verona in Serie A on Saturday. Yet the 40-year-old, who has...

  • Griezmann pounces twice as Atletico sink hapless Marseille

    Griezmann pounces twice as Atletico sink hapless Marseille

    Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann struck twice as they beat hapless Olympique de Marseille 3-0 on Wednesday to win the Europa League for the third time. Marseille dominated the opening stages but gifted Atletico the lead when Andre-Frank...

  • Watch: Schembri scores in Cyprus Cup final

    Watch: Schembri scores in Cyprus Cup final

    Andre Schembri found the net as Apollon Limassol faced AEK Larnaca in the Cyprus Cup final. The Malta international, who has now scored 11 goals in 41 games for the Cypriot club, broke the duck on the brink of half-time. Nonetheless, AEK managed...

  • Abdilla extends his stay at Gżira United

    Abdilla extends his stay at Gżira United

    Darren Abdilla has extended his stay as coach of Gżira United after signing a new four-year deal, the club announced yesterday. In an official statement, the club said, "We are delighted that our head coach Darren Abdilla has signed a new...

  • Lattes celebrates Championship with April Award

    Lattes celebrates Championship with April Award

    Victoria Hotspurs’ Emiliano Lattes added the BOV GFA Player of the Month Trophy for April 2018 to the BOV GFA League Trophy, which competition was dominated by the Hotspurs. The midfielder hailing from Argentina proved his versatility in...

  • Alexander-Arnold in England squad for World Cup

    Alexander-Arnold in England squad for World Cup

    Gareth Southgate has named a bold World Cup squad focused on promise rather than experience. Uncapped Trent Alexander-Arnold is celebrating a maiden England call-up but Adam Lallana, Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere miss out. After months of...

  • Manager Moyes leaves West Ham

    Manager Moyes leaves West Ham

    David Moyes has left West Ham after a six-month reign as manager, the Premier League club have announced. West Ham said on Wednesday they hope to appoint a "high-calibre" successor within the next 10 days. Moyes reached the end of his short-term...