Soccer

Brandi Chastain's Plaque Does Not Go Over Well

The good news for Brandi Chastain is that she got inducted into the San Francisco Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame on Monday for her soccer prowess. The bad news is that much of the attention is focusing on her plaque, which bears an image of her that is, as...

'Impossible' not to dream about lifting World Cup…

England striker Harry Kane says he has dreamed of lifting the World Cup after being named captain for next month's tournament.

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Riyad Mahrez - player profile

Riyad Mahrez is back on Manchester City's radar after a deal fell through in January - take a look at the Algerian's season in numbers.

England need 'other leaders' at the World Cup…

England's World Cup captain Harry Kane says he expects other players to take on leadership roles at next month's tournament.

Brazil goalkeeper Alisson anointed No. 1 for World Cup

Brazil's goalkeeping coaches have no hesitation in anointing Alisson as the team's No. 1 for the World Cup in Russia, and are even comparing him to Germany's Manuel Neuer

FIFA: Insufficient evidence of doping by Russia's…

FIFA says there is insufficient evidence any players in Russia's World Cup squad have previously doped

England can use Liverpool's Champions League run…

England captain Harry Kane says their target is to win the World Cup and believes they can use Liverpool's run to the Champions League final as motivation.

Jurgen Klopp teams always difficult to play…

Real Madrid's Toni Kroos admits Jurgen Klopp sides are always difficult to play against as they gear up to play Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League final

Legends hail Buffon as 'best of all time' as…

Serie A legends Paolo Maldini, Alessandro Del Piero and Leonardo all wished Gianluigi Buffon the best for the future with the legendary goalkeeper nearing a move to Ligue 1 champions PSG.

It feels good to have Ronaldo in the side - Kroos

Real Madrid's Toni Kroos admits having Cristiano Ronaldo in the side gives them a huge boost ahead of the UEFA Champions League final against Liverpool.

Ukraine covers up logos of Champions League sponsor Gazprom

Gazprom is a major Champions League sponsor, but don't expect to see its logo on the streets of Kiev

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Kane the 'standout' candidate to be England…

Goalkeeper Tom Heaton says Harry Kane was the standout candidate to be England captain, but believes there are several leaders in Gareth Southgate's squad.

Marcelo joins son's team to complete header…

Real Madrid's Marcelo seems to be preparing for the UEFA Champions League final against Liverpool in a very relaxed way.

If you criticise Ronaldo, be careful - Zidane

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane warns you write off Cristiano Ronaldo at your peril.

You have a hard group...What should I say…

Dejan Lovren joked about the difficulty of his World Cup group, after Sadio Mane was asked whether he was confident Senegal could progress in the competition.

In Salah's Nile delta village, the Egyptian is a…

In Salah's village deep in Egypt's Nile Delta, the Liverpool winger is a superhero and a role model

Who is Unai Emery?

Take a look at the career of Unai Emery and what makes him the top man on Arsenal's shortlist.

Depay, Lopes and Mitroglou on fire to end the…

Memphis Depay scored a very important hat trick for Lyon during the last Ligue 1 matchday, but he wasn't the only star player on point: Kostas Mitroglou (Marseille), Malcom (Bordeaux), Romain Hamouma (Saint-Etienne) and Rony Lopes (Monaco) all excelled.

Klopp has been amazing at Dortmund and Liverpool…

Zinedine Zidane believes Jurgen Klopp has proven himself worthy of respect after his work with both Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool.

Guardiola an inspiring person to be around…

Golfer Tommy Fleetwood revealed that Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is an 'inspiring person to be around' after playing a round of golf with the Spaniard.

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Rival captains back Guerrero in bid to lift World Cup ban

Captains of Peru's 3 opponents at World Cup urge temporary stop to Guerrero's doping suspension

Bale is doing great - Zidane

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane admits Gareth Bale has found some good form after coming back from injury

We have the same desire as Liverpool - Zidane

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane insists his side have just as much hunger as Liverpool ahead of the UEFA Champions League final