Paris Saint-Germain have announced Neymar will not need surgery

Paris Saint-Germain have announced Neymar will not need surgery on his injured right ankle and should be fully recovered in four weeks. The Parisian club said in a statement on Saturday that team doctor Dr. Laurent Aumont and Gerard Saillant evaluated the former Barcelona forward earlier in the day. “Both doctors diagnosed a sprain of […]

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Transfer: Man Utd releases Mata, Valencia and others

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United have released Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia while Juan Mata has been offered a new contract, the Premier League has confirmed. Club captain Valencia and Herrera are two of 14 players released this summer. Herrera is expected to join Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer Mata is out of contract on June 30 but has not been officially […]

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From kind boy to mundial – the school days of Portugal´s under-stated superstar Bernardo Silva

Standing on the site of an old farm in Teresinhas on the outskirts of central Lisbon, Colegio Valsassina is not the sort of school you would expect to rear one of the finest footballers in Europe. The light pink walls and sturdy iron gates are manned by a thick-set security guard, who offers a friendly welcome […]

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Portugal v Netherlands: Koeman´s Dutch blazing towards bright future

What should have been a routine piece of play and the familiar sight of Matthijs de Ligt launching another Netherlands attack collapsed swiftly into a surprising farce. The commanding Ajax centre-back let a pass from Marten de Roon slide under his foot and, in trying to atone for the mistake he clumsily fouled Marcus Rashford. […]

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Believe the Hype: Why Vinicius Jr & Zion Williamson Are the Guaranteed Stars of the Next Generation

​Born just five days apart at the turn of this century, it can’t have taken too long for the families of Vinicius Jr and Zion Williamson to realise their newest relative was different. With generational talents like these, the supreme talent at the core of their beings usually surfaces early on. It would’ve had to, […]

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Former England Manager Glenn Hoddle Home From Hospital After Suffering Cardiac Arrest in October

​Former England manager turned BT Sport pundit Glenn Hoddle has been discharged from hospital, and is recovering at home after having a heart attack in October. Hoddle, who managed England between 1996 and 1999, had the football world fearing for his health when it was confirmed he had been rushed to hospital at the end of last month, […]

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Chelsea confident of securing N’Golo Kante to new contract

Chelsea are confident of securing midfielder N’Golo Kante to a new long-term contract, according to Sky sources. The France World Cup winner, who attracted interest from Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona in the summer, has over two-and-a-half years remaining on his present deal at Stamford Bridge. Sky sources understand Chelsea are determined to keep Kante and […]

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Wenger’s Real Madrid talks revealed as ex-Arsenal boss is backed for PSG post

Charles Villeneuve claims the Frenchman met with the Blancos while still in charge at the Gunners and believes he still has plenty to offer Arsene Wenger held talks with Real Madrid while still in charge of Arsenal, claims former Paris Saint-Germain president Charles Villeneuve, with the Frenchman now being tipped for a role in his […]

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