Roberto Mancini believes Italy`s Serie A needs to attract more international stars to help restore its former glories -- and the Inter Milan manager is still hopeful of starting the ball rolling by signing Yaya Toure in the close season.
Embattled BCCI President N Srinivasan-led India Cements will transfer its IPL team CSK to a new subsidiary, Chennai Super Kings Cricket Ltd, close on the heels of the Supreme Court barring him from contesting any polls of the board till he gave up ownership of the IPL team.
Arsenal have reached the "basis" of an agreement to sign Villarreal defender Gabriel Paulista with Costa Rica winger Joel Campbell going the other way on loan, the Spanish club’s Twitter feed said on Saturday.
Wilfried Bony edged closer to a reported £30 million (38.3 million euros) transfer from Swansea City to Premier League champions Manchester City on Wednesday with his representatives expecting completion "in the next few days".
The failure to get former Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen in the summer transfer window, served as a major boost for Manchester United. Louis van Gaal who had identified the Belgian as a key target, joined Barcelona instead for GBP 15m. Since then the versatile defender hasn't featured for the Catalan giants so far and is out until towards the end of the season.
In a first major administrative reshuffle by the newly formed BJP government in Haryana, 26 senior IAS officers were transferred including those considered close to previous chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda.