Ex-Real Madrid star Lassana Diarra signs for Marseille
Ex-Real Madrid star Lassana Diarra signs for Marseille

Former Real Madrid and French international midfielder Lassana Diarra signed for Marseille on Friday, ending a year-long spell out of the game.

Atletico Madrid announces Mario Suarez's transfer to Fiorentina
Atletico Madrid announces Mario Suarez's transfer to Fiorentina

Atletico Madrid midfielder Mario Suarez will play in the Serie A with Fiorentina for five seasons, the Spanish club announced.

Arsenal release French midfielder Abou Diaby
Arsenal release French midfielder Abou Diaby

Arsenal on Wednesday confirmed that French footballer Abou Diaby has left the English Premier League (EPL) club as a free agent.

Porto sign Marseille`s Giannelli Imbula in 20mn euro move
Porto sign Marseille`s Giannelli Imbula in 20mn euro move

FC Porto have splashed out 20 million euros ($22.2 million) to secure Marseille midfielder Giannelli Imbula on a five-year-deal, the Portuguese club announced on Wednesday.

Yaya Toure aspires to be Manchester City's 'Paolo Maldini'
Yaya Toure aspires to be Manchester City's 'Paolo Maldini'

Midfielder Yaya Toure wants to end his football career at Manchester City -- and become the English Premier League (EPL) side's answer to Italian club AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini.

Liverpool agree to sign Brazil forward Roberto Firmino
Liverpool agree to sign Brazil forward Roberto Firmino

Liverpool have agreed to sign Brazil international Roberto Firmino pending a medical that will take place after his participation at the Copa America, the Premier League club confirmed on Wednesday.

Mainz sign FC Basel midfielder Fabian Frei
Mainz sign FC Basel midfielder Fabian Frei

Mainz have recruited Switzerland international midfielder Fabian Frei with immediate effect, the Bundesliga club confirmed on Wednesday.

Charlie Adam extends Stoke stay
Charlie Adam extends Stoke stay

Scotland midfielder Charlie Adam has signed a new contract with Stoke City, the Premier League club announced on Saturday.

Inter beat AC Milan to Geoffrey Kondogbia: Report
Inter beat AC Milan to Geoffrey Kondogbia: Report

Inter Milan are set to beat city rivals AC Milan and a number of top European clubs to the signature of Monaco midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia, according to reports in Italy.

Midfielder Romeo Fernandes returns to India for ISL
Midfielder Romeo Fernandes returns to India for ISL

After turning up for just 22 minutes for Brazilian football club Atletico Paranaense, midfielder Romeo Fernandes is on his way back to India and is looking forward to the second season of the Indian Super League (ISL).

Benfica sign Morocco midfielder Mehdi Carcela
Benfica sign Morocco midfielder Mehdi Carcela

Moroccan international midfielder Mehdi Carcela has joined Portuguese champions Benfica from Belgian club Standard Liege on a four-year deal.

Jack Wilshere accept FA's charge for anti-Tottenham chants
Jack Wilshere accept FA's charge for anti-Tottenham chants

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has accepted a Football Association misconduct charge for beginning a foul-mouthed chant against Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspurs during his club’s FA Cup celebrations.

Italy without Marco Verratti for Croatia trip
Italy without Marco Verratti for Croatia trip

Italy must do without Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti for their Euro 2016 qualifier in Croatia on Friday, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) announced on Thursday.

Norway's Solveig Gulbrandsen overcomes injury to secure World Cup spot
Norway's Solveig Gulbrandsen overcomes injury to secure World Cup spot

Midfielder Solveig Gulbrandsen has been selected for Norway`s World Cup squad despite playing only seven league matches in the last two seasons. Capped 178 times, the 34-year-old will be making her fourth appearance in the World Cup after overcoming a knee injury that threatened to rule her out of next month`s tournament in Canada.

Michael Carrick out for the season: Louis van Gaal
Michael Carrick out for the season: Louis van Gaal

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will miss the final three games of the Premier League season with a calf problem, manager Louis van Gaal said on Friday.

Yaya Toure '90 percent certain' to leave Manchester City: Agent
Yaya Toure '90 percent certain' to leave Manchester City: Agent

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure is "90 percent certain" to leave the Premier League club at the end of this season, his agent Dimitri Seluk said on Thursday.

Chelsea`s Oscar taken to hospital after blow
Chelsea`s Oscar taken to hospital after blow

Chelsea midfielder Oscar was taken to hospital for scans after hurting himself in a collision with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina during Sunday`s 0-0 draw, manager Jose Mourinho revealed.

Manchester United can overtake City and finish second: Juan Mata
Manchester United can overtake City and finish second: Juan Mata

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata says his team can overtake arch-rivals Manchester City and claim the English Premier League (EPL) runners-up place.

Speed and quick counter-attack will be key in Hawke's Bay Cup: Navjot Kaur
Speed and quick counter-attack will be key in Hawke's Bay Cup: Navjot Kaur

Indian women's hockey young midfielder Navjot Kaur on Saturday said the national team is working on improving their running speed and counter-attacking strategies that will be key in the Hawke’s Bay Cup to be held in New Zealand from April 11 to 19.

Out-of-favour Sulley Muntari asks to be left out of AC Milan squad
Out-of-favour Sulley Muntari asks to be left out of AC Milan squad

AC Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari looks set to leave the club after being left out of the squad for Saturday`s Serie A match away to Palermo at his own request, his agent Federico Pastorello said on Friday.