Madrid will start the season at newly-promoted Sporting Gijon with a largely unchanged first-choice squad, including Ronaldo, Bale and Karim Benzema in attack
Manchester City on Thursday announced the signing of defender Nicolas Otamendi on a five-year deal.
The prolific forward has earlier turned up for clubs like Porto, Valencia, Lazio, Sporting Lisbon and Tottenham Hotspur.
Sepp Blatter got back to World Cup business at the 2018 tournament qualifying draw hosted by Vladimir Putin at a Russian state residence on Saturday.
Casillas’s agent Santos Marquez believes superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is all set to leave the Spanish football giants.
Portugal Coach Santos warned Chile against man marking Argentine forward Lionel Messi in the Copa America final saying he will find a way past his marker.
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The African football contingent looks promising in the Under-20 World Cup this year. Both Senegal and Mali advanced to the semifinal stage.
In the 14th minute the hosts were ahead with Marcos Pizzelli’s superb free-kick from around 25 metres.
India has jumped six places to the 141st position in the latest rankings released by world football’s governing body FIFA on Thursday.
After Sepp Blatter’s resignation as FIFA boss, Prince Ali Hussein of Jordan and Michel Platini are some of the names doing the rounds as his replacement.
FIFA and Blatter face the threat of losing UEFA, and it members from the world cup, as European powers hold a meeting in Germany to decide future.