Global Soccer News for 16 Jul 2019
Former Barcelona youth player Takefusa Kubo labelled Real Madrid “the best club in the world” following his move to the Santiago Bernabeu. Kubo, who previously played at Barcelona’s La Masia... academy, joined Madrid from J.League outfit Tokyo for a €2million fee last month. The highly rated Japan international is set to play for Madrid’s reserve […] The post Real Madrid ´best club in the world´, says ex-Barcelona attacker Takefusa Kubo appeared first on Soccer News.
For four decades, Iran has prohibited female fans from buying tickets and attending men's matches. FIFA wants the ban lifted.
Fabian Delph has moved from Manchester City to Everton, signing a three-year contract. Everton swooped to sign the midfielder for a fee that could reportedly rise to £10million after he entered the... final 12 months of his deal at the Etihad Stadium. England international Delph made 89 appearances in all competitions for City over four seasons, occasionally […] The post Delph departs Manchester City to join Everton appeared first on Soccer News.
Matthijs de Ligt arrived in Turin on Tuesday as the highly-coveted defender’s move from Ajax to Juventus nears a conclusion. The Serie A champions posted pictures and videos on social media of the... 19-year-old Netherlands international landing ahead of a rumoured medical on Wednesday. Barcelona, Manchester United, Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain were all heavily linked with the centre-back, but the […] The post De Ligt lands in Turin ahead of completing Juventus move appeared first on Soccer News.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has said that Arsenal are yet to make a bid “anywhere near Wilfried Zaha's valuation."
Competition: MLS Market: Both teams to score Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365 Two sides who find themselves in an almost identical position, New York RB will travel to BMO field in the early hours of Thursday.... Starting with the hosts, picking up a 2-0 win away at Montreal last weekend, there is no doubt that Head Coach Greg […] The post Both teams to score at Toronto FC vs New York Red Bulls 8/13 in Thursday’s MLS contest appeared first on Soccer News.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he still hopes to build his Manchester United team around Paul Pogba - despite the France midfielder admitting he wants a "new challenge".
Cameroon have sacked coach Clarence Seedorf and his assistant Patrick Kluivert after the Indomitable Lions’ last-16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations. The 2017 AFCON champions produced a weak... defence of their title in Egypt, exiting courtesy of a 3-2 loss to Nigeria having won just one of their three games in Group F. That has resulted in former […] The post Cameroon axe Seedorf and Kluivert after Africa Cup of Nations appeared first on Soccer News.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr was not disheartened by his team’s semi-final defeat, convinced the Super Eagles pushed Algeria all the way as they prepare to tussle with Tunisia in the Africa Cup of... Nations third-place play-off. Rohr’s men looked to have forced an extra 30 minutes in their last-four clash on Sunday, as Odion Ighalo’s […] The post Tunisia v Nigeria: Rohr not disheartened by semi-final loss as Super Eagles go for third appeared first on Soccer News.
Arsenal's owners need to back up their words with action in the transfer market to give supporters 'something to hold onto', according to The Transfer Show's panel.
Managers in the football world are usually good at sparking controversies in interviews and press-conferences, some more, some less so, but there aren't many as skilled as Jose Mourinho when it comes... to that side of things. His confidence, seen by many as overconfidence – bordering on arrogance, is often a real treat for media […] The post Jose Mourinho – What Comes Next? appeared first on Soccer News.
Aston Villa have made their eighth signing of the summer, bringing in Bjorn Engels from Reims and taking their spending to almost £100m.
The Metro understands that Chelsea will loan out teenager Ethan Ampadu next season. The centre-back, who can also play in midfield has been on the fringes of the Blues’ first team in each of the... last two seasons, racking up a handful of appearances largely in the cup competitions and in Europe. His only Premier […] The post Ampadu set to sent out on loan appeared first on Soccer News.
Premier League new boys have completed the signing of form Manchester United youth player Ravel Morrison, according to Sky Sports. The midfielder, who left Old Trafford in 2012 having made just three... appearances in cup competitions has turned out for eight clubs since – most recently Ostersund in the Swedish top flight. Now, still on […] The post Morrison pens one-year-deal with Blades appeared first on Soccer News.
The Metro understands that Atletico Madrid are close to agreeing a deal for England international Kieran Trippier. The full-back is heading for a medical with the La Liga outfit, who have agreed a fee... in the region of £25m with the North Londoners. The twenty-eight-year-old has been linked with a move away from Spurs since […] The post Tripper set for Atletico medical appeared first on Soccer News.
Steve Bruce was absent from Sheffield Wednesday’s friendly at Northampton amid Newcastle interest.
Everton and RB Leipzig have agreed a deal for Ademola Lookman, Sky Sports News understands.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has confirmed that Arsenal had made a second bid for defender Kieran Tierney, but it still didn’t meet the Scottish club’s valuation and it has therefore been rejected.... "The club's valuation has not been met. I don't know what Arsenal's financial state is…" Neil Lennon reveals a second bid for […] The post Arsenal’s Second Tierney Bid Has Been Rejected – Lennon (Video) appeared first on Soccer News.
Arsenal director Josh Kroenke admits criticism from furious fans has been "hard to take", but he insists the club's owners will stick to their guns.
The Cameroon Football Federation have sacked coach Clarence Seedorf after the defending champions' last 16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Harry Maguire has been included in the Leicester City squad for their first pre-season game of the summer, when they face Scunthorpe United this evening (Tuesday). The centre-back has been heavily... linked with a move to Manchester United in the recent few days, with latest rumours suggesting United were willing to match Leicester’s valuation which […] The post Maguire in Leicester squad for pre-season opener appeared first on Soccer News.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon has warned Arsenal that the Scottish champions won't let Kieran Tierney leave on the cheap.
Cameroon head coach Clarence Seedorf and assistant Patrick Kluivert have been sacked following their exit from the Africa Cup of Nations.
Guinea coach Paul Put has been sacked following the team's last 16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.