Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has extended his contract ahead of schedule to stay with the German record champions until 2021.
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has extended his contract ahead of schedule to stay with Bayern Munich until 2021.
Robert Lewandowski’s brace helped Bayern edge past Schalke while Hoffenheim came from behind to down third-placed Berlin 2-1 in the 30th round of Bundesliga on Saturday.
Delays in stadium construction. Poor working conditions for World Cup workers. Massive budget blowouts. Nationwide protests. Ignoring the needs of millions of struggling Brazilian families. All of these concerns disappeared from the public opinion pages with the start of the […]
The news that three major sponsors have ceased their partnership with FIFA could potentially damage its reputation, and more importantly, its finances. Reports on Friday revealed that Castrol, Continental and Johnson & Johnson were no longer corporate sponsors of football’s […]
This year’s UEFA Champions League Final is almost upon us, with Barcelona set to take on Juventus on June 6. It is four years since Barcelona last played for European club football’s highest honour. For Juventus, it is the first […]
The recent FIFA scandals may have exposed soccer’s sordid side, but two other major events have refocused the world’s attention on the playing field. Over the weekend, millions witnessed FC Barcelona’s win over Juventus at the UEFA Champions League final […]
Nostalgia, as they say, is not what it used to be. That is certainly the case for my ageing generation of sports reporters. Gone are the days of travelling on the team coach and sharing the inner sanctum of a […]
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has hailed China as a real rising soccer power and expected it to play a big role in the near future.
Madrid coach Rafael Benitez on Sunday comes back to the stadium where he enjoyed some of his greatest triumphs with the aim of saving his current job.
Blatter said he felt he was being used as a “punching ball” and declared: “I will fight to the end.”
UEFA Champions league saw a big surprise upset by Bayern Munich as they beat Arsenal 5-1; in other matches Barca won 3-0, while Chelsea won 2-1