Category Archives: Football

03Aug/17

Neymar Jr agrees huge 5 year deal with PSG – media reports

HARRISON, NEW JERSEY, UNITED STATES (JULY 21, 2017) (REUTERS) – Barcelona soccer player Neymar Jr arrived at the team’s training ground on Wednesday (August 2) to tell his team mates there that he is moving to French team Paris St Germain, Catalan radio RAC1 has reported. Continue reading

30Jul/17

Two killed in stampede at South African soccer match

Two people are killed and several injured in a stampede at South Africa’s FNB Stadium during a soccer match between Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates. Continue reading

06Jul/17

Man United agree fee for Everton striker Lukaku – reports

SINGAPORE (REUTERS) – Manchester United have agreed a fee of around 75 million pounds ($96.98 million) to sign striker Romelu Lukaku from Premier League rivals Everton, according to British media reports. Continue reading

01May/17

UN human rights commissioner praises player who objected to racist chanting

High commissioner describes Sulley Muntari, who left the pitch after his complaints about racist chanting were ignored, as “an inspiration to all of us”.
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26Apr/17

Football clubs raided by HMRC, arrests made in tax probe

Premier League club West Ham United are raided by tax fraud investigators, part of a wider investigation into fraud spanning other parts of England and France.
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24Apr/17

Chelsea’s Kante named PFA player of the year

Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante is named player of the year by the Professional Footballers’ Association while Dele Alli receives the young player accolade and David Beckham’s career is acknowledged with the PFA Merit award. Lucy Bronze is named the women’s player of the year and Jess Carter gets the women’s young player of the year award while Kelly Smith receives the PFA Special Achievement Award.
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13Apr/17

Berlusconi finalises sale of Italy’s AC Milan to Chinese group

Chinese investors complete the deal to buy Italian soccer club AC Milan from former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi.

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