Ex-Chelsea striker Demba Ba retires from football

Former Chelsea, Newcastle United and West Ham striker Demba Ba has called time on his 16-year playing career. He won the Turkish Super Lig title twice in recent seasons, with…

ENYIMBA FC HIRES WORLD’S CLASS TECHNICAL COACH

The former Ajax and Real Betis winger, who replaces Fatai Osho whose contract expired at the end of August, has joined the eight times Nigerian champions on a two-year contract.…

Eni Aluko says Man of the Match Romelu Lukaku ‘didn’t play that well’ vs Zenit and questions Chelsea midfield

Eni Aluko has praised Romelu Lukaku’s ‘efficiency’ after claiming he gave a sub-par performance in Chelsea’s win over Zenit St. Petersburg, while she has suggested the side’s award-winning midfield could…

Lewandowski at the double as Bayern outplay Barca again

Bayern Munich gave Barcelona a brutal demonstration of how far the Catalan club has fallen by strolling to a 3-0 win in the Champions League on Tuesday, with Robert Lewandowski…

Liverpool face toughest Champions League group, says Klopp

Jurgen Klopp says his Liverpool team face the “strongest” Champions League group since he joined the club, defending the competition’s current format as he prepares for Wednesday’s blockbuster clash against…

Lukaku fills Chelsea’s striker void

Romelu Lukaku has fulfilled his dream of starring as Chelsea’s number nine — now the Belgium striker plans to fire his boyhood club’s bid to retain the Champions League. Lukaku…

Ronaldo’s ‘unbelievable’ Man United return exceeds his expectations

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted his “unbelievable” return to Manchester United had exceeded his expectations as the Portugal star shrugged off his nerves to score twice in Saturday’s 4-1 win against Newcastle.…

Leeds vs Liverpool: Salah scores 100th EPL goal, Elliott injured in Reds win

Liverpool moved alongside Chelsea and Manchester United at the top of the Premier League table with a 3-0 win at Leeds overshadowed by serious injury suffered by teenage star Harvey…

Holyfield knocked out by Belfort as Trump provides commentary

Former heavyweight world champion Evander Holyfield looked all of his 58 years in a first-round technical knockout loss to mixed martial arts star Vitor Belfort on Saturday. With former US…

Ronaldo double sinks Newcastle on Man Utd return, Arsenal ease Arteta pressure

Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed a sensational return to Manchester United as his debut double inspired a 4-1 win against Newcastle, while Arsenal eased the pressure on Mikel Arteta with a 1-0…