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    Cristiano Ronaldo will not face rape charges in US

    Agence France-Presse. Los Angeles | Updated at 12:44pm on July 23, 2019

    Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over an alleged rape in Las Vegas a decade ago after US prosecutors said Monday they...

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    FIFA’s African takeover plan set for court challenge

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    FIFA’s plan to take over the running of African football is set to face a possible roadblock with an executive committee member of the Confederation...

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    Rakitic unmoved by transfer rumours

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic accepts his days at the Nou Camp may be numbered, but for now he is concentrating on preparing for next season...

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    Influential Pogba must stay at United: Mata

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is a positive influence in the dressing room and must extend his stay at the club to help bring trophies...

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    Heart with Barca after ugly Atletico exit: Griezmann

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Antoine Griezmann on Monday said he couldn’t wait to make his Barcelona debut and that his heart was with the team as he tries to...

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    Liverpool fall to Sevilla in Fenway friendly

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on July 23, 2019

    Alejandro Pozo delivered the late dagger in 10-man Sevilla’s 2-1 friendly win over Liverpool in Boston Sunday, a defeat made worse for the European champions...

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    Nketiah strikes in Arsenal’s friendly win

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    Youngster Edward Nketiah made it three goals in two matches Saturday with a brace that boosted Arsenal to a 3-0 win over Fiorentina in a pre-season...

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    Kane stunner earns Spurs win over Juventus

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    Harry Kane scored a stunning 93rd minute winner from the halfway line as Tottenham Hotspur edged Juventus 3-2 in an entertaining pre-season friendly in Singapore...

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    Griezmann ‘cried with joy’ at Barca move

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    Antoine Griezmann admitted on Sunday that he was moved to tears of happiness when his big-money move to Barcelona finally came through after a controversial...

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    Zidane a disgrace, says Bale agent

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    Gareth Bale’s agent has branded Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane a ‘disgrace’ after the Frenchman revealed that the La Liga giants were ready to offload...