Recently-appointed Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said Wednesday he is set to hand Juventus striker Carlos Tevez an international lifeline after the former Manchester United and City star was left out of their World Cup squad.
Former midfielder Paul Scholes says new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has a "massive task" on his hands and questions whether the club`s hierarchy are up to the job of restoring the club`s fortunes.
Big-spending Manchester City and Paris St-Germain have been given the chance to settle breaches of UEFA`s financial fair play (FFP) rules that will leave them free to play in next season`s Champions League.
All eyes will be on the Old Trafford dug-out and the Chelsea teamsheet this weekend as Manchester United begin life after David Moyes, while Liverpool aim to move within touching distance of the Premier League title.
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.
Like Manchester City`s 0-2 defeat to Barcelona the other night at The Etihad Stadium, Gunners suffered a defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich in pretty much the same fashion – first a red card, then a second half opener to be followed by a very late cup killer at the Emirates.
Holders Bayern Munich survived an early battering to beat 10-man Arsenal 2-0 on a night of high drama in the Champions League on Wednesday as both teams missed penalties and home goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny was sent off.
For a team, which is scoring four goals per game at home, playing a visiting from a tier below their league means plenty more goals. But when Manchester City found themselves trailing Watford by two goals barely 30 minutes into the game, alarms bells began to rung at The Etihad Stadium.
Inter Milan`s new president Erick Thohir said after Monday`s defeat to Lazio that the result would not alter his belief in the project for the club. His comments have left many Inter fans asking the same question: What project?
The Football Association (FA) announced on Tuesday that Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has been charged over an alleged offensive gesture during his side`s Premier League defeat at Manchester City last Saturday.