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LMA slams United over dismissal

ESPN staff | April, 23 2014

The League Managers Association has branded Manchester United “unprofessional” for their treatment of David Moyes in the day before his sacking and accused them of betraying their historic values of loyalty and honesty in their handling...

French minister backs headscarf ban

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 23 2014

France's new sports minister Thierry Braillard has backed the French Football Federation's decision to uphold their ban on headscarves for players despite pressure from FIFA. Last Sunday on beIN SPORTS, FIFA president Sepp Blatter declared the...

Mattia De Sciglio open to Milan departure

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 23 2014

AC Milan full-back Mattia De Sciglio has not ruled out leaving the club at the end of the season, if it were in their best interests to sell him. • Paul: El Shaarawy nears return The 21-year-old has featured in only two of the ...

Futures of Rio, Evra unclear

Richard Jolly | April, 23 2014

Manchester United risk losing Patrice Evra and Rio Ferdinand after deciding not to renew their contracts before a new manager is appointed, sources have told ESPN. • Would you take David Moyes? • Scholes returns to coaching role &bu...

Bale joins up with Real squad, still a doubt

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Gareth Bale has joined up with the Real Madrid squad but remains a doubt for Wednesday’s Champions League semifinal first leg against Bayern Munich at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. • Rigg: Galacticos aim to outshine Bayern • Hey...

Mazzarri to remain in Inter Milan hotseat

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 23 2014

Walter Mazzarri will still be coach of Inter Milan next season with club president Erick Thohir keen for continuity at the club. • Wilson: Deal or no deal? • Mancini not returning to Inter • Dzeko, Torres, Morata wanted Mazz...

Melville: How Bayern can contain Ronaldo-Bale

Adrian Melville |

Throughout most of the 2013-14 season, Bayern Munich has been viewed as the best team in Europe. The results have backed up that claim, as the team secured the Bundesliga title before the start of April. Since clinching the Bundesliga, Bayern ...

Barca summer transfer ban lifted

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 23 2014

FIFA has temporarily suspended the transfer ban handed to Barcelona meaning the club will be able to buy players this summer, pending an appeal. Earlier in April, Barcelona were banned by FIFA from signing any players for two consecutive transfer...

Eastham: How to bet Bayern-Real Madrid

James Eastham |

We're down to the final four teams in the UEFA Champions League, including reigning champs Bayern Munich, nine-time winners Real Madrid, 2012 champions Chelsea and this season’s surprise club, Atletico Madrid. It’s Champions League s...

Scholes to assist Giggs at United

Richard Jolly | April, 23 2014

Paul Scholes has returned to Manchester United as part of interim manager Ryan Giggs’ coaching staff. • Vote on Moyes' replacement The midfielder, who retired for a second time last summer, becomes the fourth member of United’...

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