Latest Soccer News

75 articles returned.

Atletico Mineiro to report Anelka over no-show

Mark Rodden | April, 17 2014

Atletico Mineiro have hit back at claims that Nicolas Anelka knew nothing about a proposed transfer to the Brazilian club by threatening to pursue him for compensation. Anelka, 35, posted a video on Facebook on Wednesday morning in which he denie...

Barca urged to bring back Pep

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Johan Cruyff thinks the best way to turn Barcelona’s slide around is for Pep Guardiola to return as coach. • Hunter: Bale vs. Neymar • Delaney: Three Things • Tomas: A blessing in disguise A ...

Bartra blames his fitness for Bale goal

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Barcelona defender Marc Bartra says that fitness issues meant he was unable to keep up as Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale sprinted away to score the decisive goal in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final at the Mestalla. • Tomas: Copa lo...

Silva faces fitness test for WBA clash

Richard Jolly | April, 17 2014

MANCHESTER -- David Silva faces a late fitness test as Manchester City wait to see if he will be able to play against West Bromwich Albion on Monday. • Mooney: City doing a good job of losing the league Silva, 28, suffered an ankle in...

Rodgers takes pride in Liverpool 'class'

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has said in the Mirror he wants to win the Premier League title while maintaining the "values" on the club. • Kelly: Liverpool's success built on nous as well as cash The Reds are currently on ...

France stars 'could be dropped'

Mark Rodden | April, 17 2014

France coach Didier Deschamps has told BFM TV he would be willing to leave out some of the country’s best players if it gives his team a better chance at the World Cup. Deschamps, 45, has until May 13 to select 30 players for this...

Ronaldo doubt for first leg vs. Bayern

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 17 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed he may not be fit for a few more weeks as he celebrated Real Madrid’s Copa del Rey final win over Barcelona on Wednesday night. • Rigg: Bale crowned "Prince of Wales" • Hunter: B...

Deschamps: Zidane wants to manage next season

Mark Rodden | April, 17 2014

World Cup winner Zinedine Zidane is set to take on his first head coaching job next season, according to his former international teammate Didier Deschamps. Zidane, 41, is currently assistant manager at Real Madrid but he has been strongly lin...

Pellegrini: Man City still have title hope Video

Richard Jolly | April, 16 2014

MANCHESTER -- Manuel Pellegrini refused to accept Manchester City's title hopes ended with their 2-2 draw against Sunderland and vowed to fight to the end. • Jolly: Title setback • Mooney: All is lost But the City manager accepted h...

Zidane: Gerrard deserves title

ESPN staff | April, 17 2014

Former Real Madrid star Zinedine Zidane believes Steven Gerrard deserves to win a Premier League title with Liverpool, as reward for his fierce loyalty to the club. • Kelly: Success built on nous Zidane stated Gerrard’s reluctance to...

75 articles returned.