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Premier League spending in the January transfer window fell for the first time since 2012, with clubs paying a total of £180 million ($235 million) for new players, according to football finance experts at Deloitte. Nearly a third of the...
The Spanish giants have agreed a deal to take the Nigeria international on loan from Chinese Women's Super League side Dalian Quanjian F.C Barcelona have signed Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala on loan from Chinese Women's Super League outfit Dalian Quanjian. The...
The French forward put pen to paper on a new five-year deal at Old Trafford, which will keep him at the club till at least 2024, with an option to extend a further year. Following the completion of the agreement,...
A second-half brace from Josh King and goals from David Brooks and Charlie Daniels added up to a miserable Chelsea outing at Bournemouth. Josh King's brace inspired Bournemouth to a 4-0 victory as Maurizio Sarri's lacklustre Chelsea suffered back-to-back Premier League...
Bayern Munich forward Sandro Wagner on Wednesday joined Tianjin Teda in the Chinese Super League for a reported transfer fee of about five million euros. A growing number of players are leaving Europe for China and typically earn much higher...
The Red Devils battled back from two goals down to earn a point as the old fighting spirit reared its head once more During his eight games in charge of Manchester United, it seemed that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had brought...
Pep Guardiola always said it will be almost impossible for his side to catch leaders Liverpool if they were to drop points - and now they have Pep Guardiola has said a few times that if his Manchester City side...
Carolina Garcia, France’s highest-ranked player, has been called up for next week’s Fed Cup tie against Belgium after a two-year absence from the competition. World number 19 Garcia was selected on Tuesday alongside Kristina Mladenovic and Alize Cornet, two players...
Chelsea teenager Callum Hudson-Odoi will be staying put at Stamford Bridge during the January transfer window, with Blues manager Maurizio Sarri saying Tuesday “the club told me he’s out of the market”. The 18-year-old England youth international is out of...
The Restoration Ladies' forward has disclosed her side's motivation in their victory over Nasarawa Amazons on Sunday Ginika Ikeh has explained factors that helped her side emerge as Nigeria Women Premier League champions. Goals from Uzoamaka Igwe and Joy Bokiri killed...
Prolific forward Wu Lei, dubbed “the Chinese Maradona”, has signed for struggling Espanyol in La Liga, the Spanish club and Shanghai SIPG said on Monday. The 27-year-old was top scorer in the Chinese Super League last season, hitting 27 goals...