Saturday, August 16, 2014
Former Juventus manager Antonio Conte was confirmed as the new coach of Italy after signing a two-year contract on Thursday.
Zenit St. Petersburg contracted midfielder Javi Garcia from Manchester City on a five-year deal on Thursday.
Manchester City received a boost on the eve of the new Premier League season as Argentina striker Sergio Aguero signed a new five-year contract with the English champions.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Louis van Gaal feels he will need far longer to turn Manchester United's fortunes around despite completing the pre-season with six wins out of six.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Norwich confirmed on Monday they will probe reports of racial abuse by a handful of their supporters during Sunday's Championship defeat at Wolves.
France defender Eliaquim Mangala became Manchester City's most expensive signing of the off-season when he joined the English champions from FC Porto on Monday for a reported fee of 32 million pounds (US$54 million).
Australia will play Saudi Arabia in a friendly in London next month as part of its preparations for hosting the 2015 Asian Cup. The Socceroos will open a four-match series of away friendlies against Belgium at Liege on Sept. 4 before playing three Asian Cup
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Twenty-year-old Valentin Lavigne scored with three minutes left to hand unfancied Lorient a shock 2-1 victory over Monaco in the final match of the opening weekend in Ligue 1 action on Sunday.
Monday, August 11, 2014
Argentine coach Marcelo Bielsa got a close-up glimpse of the defensive work awaiting him at Marseille, which blew a two-goal lead to draw 3-3 at Bastia in the French league on Saturday.