He has scored more goals than anyone else in the relatively short history of Paris Saint-Germain and is revered by supporters, but Edinson Cavani now looks set to leave the club before the January transfer window closes.
Eric Dier has dismissed rumours that Tottenham’s players are already growing tired of life under Jose Mourinho just two months into his reign.
RB Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann is trying to ensure the Bundesliga leaders stay alert at Eintracht Frankfurt this weekend amid an intensifying title race by organising a sleep seminar.
Atletico Madrid were knocked out of the Copa del Rey on Thursday, defeated 2-1 in extra-time by third division Cultural Leonesa.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed another moment of magic from Roberto Firmino as the Brazilian’s late winner opened up a 16-point lead at the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at Wolves on Thursday.
Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has hinted the Manchester United star could leave Old Trafford if he is unhappy at the end of the season.

Solskjaer begs for time after Man Utd hit new low

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer pleaded for time to get Manchester United back on track after the beleaguered boss and his under-performing stars were booed off and labelled an “embarrassment” following Wednesday’s 2-0 defeat against Burnley.

Mum’s the word as Ronaldo fires Juventus into Italian Cup semi-finals

Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri complimented Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother as the Portuguese star extended his scoring streak in a 3-1 win over Roma to advance to the Italian Cup semi-finals on Wednesday.

Barcelona and Madrid made to sweat by Ibiza and Unionistas

La Liga’s heavyweights were both given a scare by third tier opponents in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday as Barcelona needed two late goals to beat Ibiza and Real Madrid dug deep for victory over Unionistas de Salamanca. 

‘Embarrassing’ Man Utd suffer fresh woe, Spurs boost top four bid

Manchester United were labelled an “embarrassment” as pressure mounted on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following Burnley’s shock 2-0 victory, while Tottenham boosted their top four prospects with a 2-1 win over Norwich on Wednesday.

Lampard says Chelsea have striking options if Abraham ruled out

Frank Lampard says Chelsea can cope without leading scorer Tammy Abraham after the England striker suffered an ankle injury scare in Tuesday’s 2-2 draw with 10-man Arsenal.

This week in LaLiga: 15-21 January

Barcelona kicked off the Setien era with a 1-0 win over Granada, courtesy of Lionel Messi’s 14th goal of the season.

Bayern Munich sign Real Madrid defender Odriozola on loan

Bayern Munich have signed Real Madrid right-back Alvaro Odriozola on loan until the end of the season, the two clubs confirmed on Wednesday.

Arteta hopes 10-man Arsenal’s grit points to brighter future

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta hopes the resilience his side showed in twice coming from behind while a man down to hold Chelsea 2-2 at Stamford Bridge proves a “stepping stone” to a brighter future for the Gunners.

Aguero strikes as Man City blunt Blades

Pep Guardiola admitted Aymeric Laporte’s return from injury will be key to Manchester City’s hopes of a successful end to the season after Sergio Aguero sealed a 1-0 win against Sheffield United on Tuesday.

Former Chiefs star Ekstein finds new home 

As reported by Phakaaathi this week, former Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Hendrick Ekstein has made his move to Sabail FK after parting ways with Azerbaijan club Sabah FC last year in December.

2022 Fifa World Cup Qualifying Draw – As It Happened!

Bafana Bafana will learn this evening who they will face in the group stages of the the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers.  We’ll bring you the draw right here as it happens.

WATCH: Banyana star score wonder goal for Milan

Bafana Bafana forward Refiloe Jane scored her first goal for the Italian giants AC Milan over the weekend.

United charged by FA over players’ misconduct in Liverpool defeat

Manchester United have been charged by the Football Association (FA) over misconduct of their players in the 2-0 defeat by runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool.

Villa snap up Samatta in bid for survival

Aston Villa completed the signing of Tanzanian striker Mbwana Samatta from Genk for a reported £8.5 million ($11 million) fee on Monday.





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