Manuel Pellegrini defiant despite Hammer blow
Manuel Pellegrini defiant despite Hammer blow

"Manuel Pellegrini has insisted it is too early to write off Manchester City`s chances of retaining the Premier League title after their 2-1 defeat at West Ham United.

West Ham United have potential to be a top six side: Andy Carroll
West Ham United have potential to be a top six side: Andy Carroll

West Ham United can push on from their excellent start to the Premier League season and contend for a top six place, club record signing Andy Carroll said.

Samuel Eto`o-less Cameroon begin with a win
Samuel Eto`o-less Cameroon begin with a win

Cameroon began life without Samuel Eto`o with a comfortable 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying victory in the Democratic Republic of Congo Saturday.

Barca`s Alex Song joins West Ham on loan
Barca`s Alex Song joins West Ham on loan

Cameroonian midfielder Alex Song has left Barcelona to join West Ham on a season-long loan.

Match-fixer denies predicting World Cup result

A convicted match-fixer denied a report in a German magazine that he predicted the result and details of a World Cup football match.

Cameroon FA to probe match-fixing claim

Cameroon football chiefs said they are determined to root out the seven players they termed as `bad apples` implicated in an alleged matchfixing scandal over their World Cup group game with Croatia.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Cameroon crash out of World Cup after Croatia rout

Croatia sent 10-man Cameroon packing from the World Cup with a 4-0 thrashing of the Africans in Manaus on Wednesday.

Marc Bartra adds to Barca`s defensive woes

Marc Bartra has been ruled out of Barcelona`s visit to Granada on Saturday after picking up a hamstring injury as his side went out of the Champions League at the hands of Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.

Barca boss admits decisions off-Song in Sociedad loss

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino took responsibility for a failed tactical experiment as his side suffered a 3-1 defeat away to Real Sociedad to fall three points behind Real Madrid at the top of La Liga.

Barcelona`s Busquets to miss Rayo match

Sergio Busquets has been left out of Barcelona`s squad for Saturday`s match at Rayo Vallecano, the club said on Friday, opening the door for Alex Song or Sergio Roberto to start in midfield.

Fabregas is `100 per cent` staying at Barcelona, says Song

Barcelona midfielder Alex Song says he is "100 per cent" confident that Cesc Fabregas will stay at Camp Nou this summer.

Walcott set to sign new Arsenal contract within weeks

The England star has indicated to Gunners chiefs he will put pen to paper on a deal set to run until 2017 following fruitful talks over the festive period.

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure retains Caf African Player of the Year title

The Ivorian has held on to the prize he won in 2011 due to his impressive performance at both club and national levels in the year under review

Wenger says disillusioned players in Arsenal free to leave if not satisfied at club

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it clear to the players in his squad that restless player are free to leave if not satisfied at the club. Wenger`s warning came in the aftermath of right-back Barcary Sagna`s comments, which questioned club`s summer transfer strategy, especially the sale of Alex Song and Robin Van Persie.

Barcelona sign Arsenal midfielder

Barcelona have bought Arsenal midfielder Alex Song for 19 million euros, the Spanish football club said.

Barcelona confirm Alex Song deal

Arsenal and Barcelona have confirmed that a deal has been agreed for the transfer of Alex Song for €19 million (£15m).

Arsenal`s Song banned for three matches

Alex Song will miss his club`s next three Premier League matches after accepting an FA charge of violent conduct.

Arsenal`s Song banned for three matches

Alex Song will miss his club`s next three Premier League matches after accepting an FA charge of violent conduct.

Gunners mate says Fabregas has promised to stay

Skipper Cesc Fabregas has promised his Arsenal pals he will be staying at the club next season.

Gunners mate says Fabregas has promised to stay

Skipper Cesc Fabregas has promised his Arsenal pals he will be staying at the club next season.