- 2022-01-17 18:12:05Z
Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski has pipped Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi to FIFA's Best Men's Player honor, going back-to-back.
Bayern Munich's record-setting striker Robert Lewandowski retained FIFA's top men's player title Monday at "The Best" of 2021 ceremony as Barcelona captain Alexia Putellas collected the award for best women's player.
Emmanuel Gyasi coolly finished a 96th minute counter-attack to give Spezia their first Serie A victory away to AC Milan, 2-1, on Monday night.
Reyna has not played in any games since injuring his right hamstring during the Americans' opening qualifier at El Salvador on Sept. 2.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche has said he feels no bitterness towards Chris Wood over the New Zealand striker's move to Premier League relegation rivals Newcastle.
Cameroon captain Vincent Aboubakar scored his fifth goal of the Africa Cup of Nations and his already-qualified side were joined by Burkina Faso on Monday in the second round.
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Former Spain international forward Diego Costa has quit Brazilian champions Atletico Mineiro just five months after returning to his country of birth.
Cameroon captain Vincent Aboubakar scored his fifth goal of the Africa Cup of Nations as his already qualified side were joined by Burkina Faso on Monday in the second round.
The latest transfer news focuses on John McGinn to Manchester and Youri Tielemans to Arsenal, as quality central midfielders are in demand.
Gio Reyna probably won't play for Borussia Dortmund until after the international break, making it unlikely he will make the roster for the United States' next three World Cup qualifiers. Reyna has not played in any games since injuring his right hamstring during the Americans' opening qualifier at El Salvador on Sept. 2. Dortmund coach Marco Rose said Monday the club was aiming for the 19-year-old midfielder to be available after the international break.
Thomas Tuchel said on Monday it would be wrong to change Chelsea's approach just to suit misfiring striker Romelu Lukaku, insisting the club are doing "everything to help him".
Zimbabwe are already eliminated from this year's Africa Cup of Nations even before their final group game against Guinea on Tuesday but the Warriors are hoping to sign off with an overdue victory at the tournament.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has returned to Arsenal after suffering health issues while on duty for Gabon at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Everton have reportedly selected former manager Roberto Martinez as their first choice to replace Rafael Benitez.
Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been allowed to leave the Gabon squad at the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon and return to his club to continue his recovery from Covid-19, his national team coach said on Monday.
Pep Guardiola has praised the way his Manchester City players have dealt with adversity on and off the pitch after they strengthened their grip on the Premier League title race.
Japan's richest football club Vissel Kobe want to build a bronze statue of World Cup-winning star player Andres Iniesta -- and are launching a crowdfunding project to pay for it.
Rennes ended a run of three successive Ligue 1 defeats by crushing 10-man Bordeaux 6-0 on Sunday to plunge Vladimir Petkovic's struggling side into the relegation zone.
Equatorial Guinea inflicted a first defeat in 36 games on Algeria on Sunday to leave the reigning champions in serious danger of a group-stage exit from the Africa Cup of Nations after an astonishing goalkeeping blunder cost the Ivory Coast victory against Sierra Leone.
Atalanta gave Inter Milan's Serie A title rivals a boost on Sunday with a goalless draw which ends the champions' eight-match winning run and offers AC Milan the chance to claim top spot.
Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez must lift struggling Algeria to victory over bogey team Ivory Coast this week or the Africa Cup of Nations holders will make a sensational exit after the first round.
Reigning champions Algeria are in danger of an early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations after a shock 1-0 defeat at the hands of outsiders Equatorial Guinea in Douala on Sunday.
Real Madrid won the Spanish Super Cup by beating Athletic Bilbao 2-0 on Sunday as Luka Modric and a Karim Benzema penalty secured a comfortable victory in Saudi Arabia.
Rafael Benitez was sacked as Everton manager on Sunday after just 200 days in charge of the struggling Premier League club with former player Wayne Rooney tipped as favourite to take over.
Manchester City beat Chelsea 1-0 to tighten their grip on the Premier League title race on a weekend again affected by controversial postponements.
Joy and despair, euphoria and anguish on different sides of Manchester these days.
Wiping out Manchester City's 11-point lead at the top of the Premier League looks an onerous task. Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp is at least gaining hope from a season with so many sudden variables. Liverpool did manage to end a three-match winless run in the league by beating Brentford 3-0 on Sunday, even with its attacking options depleted by Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane being on international duty in Cameroon.
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Former Premier League forward Wahbi Khazri scored twice as Tunisia recovered from a controversial loss to Mali by hammering Mauritania 4-0 in Limbe on Sunday in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Alhaji Kamara bundled the ball into the net following an astonishing goalkeeping blunder in injury time to give Sierra Leone a shock 2-2 draw with the Ivory Coast at the Africa Cup of Nations in Douala on Sunday.
Robbie Mustoe picks Jacob Ramsey as his underappreciated performer of the week after the Aston Villa starlet had a hand in both goals as the Villans roared back against Manchester United.
Robbie Earle shines a spotlight on Ederson's massive performance, as the Manchester City goalkeeper made several massive saves to make sure Kevin De Bruyne's goal was enough to beat Chelsea.
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"I'm happy. When I arrived in 2015, the picture looked completely different. It has been intense times since then."
Fabinho thought Liverpool showed off the depth of their squad in the Reds' comfortable 3-0 win over Brentford.
Robbie Earle and Danny Higginbotham recap Sunday's two-game Premier League slate, as Liverpool batted Brentford aside while Jack Harrison's hat trick lifted Leeds over West Ham.
Rebecca Lowe weighs in on some of the biggest questions around the Premier League after Everton sacked Rafael Benitez and Ralf Rangnick and Anthony Martial butted heads at Man United.
Brentford completely botch their attempt to play out of defense, serving Takumi Minamino and Liverpool a 3-0 lead on a platter to put the result beyond doubt at Anfield.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain stoops to meet Andy Robertson's cross and put home a bullet header that doubles Liverpool's lead over Brentford.
Jack Harrison remarkably scores his third go-ahead goal of the day, finishing off his hat trick and restoring Leeds United's advantage against West Ham.
Musa Barrow converted a 90th-minute penalty for Gambia to snatch a 1-1 draw against Mali with the matchday 2 result set to take both teams through to the second round of the Africa Cup of Nations.
West Ham find their response early in the second half, as Pablo Fornals turns home Michail Antonio's pass to restore the deadlock against Leeds again.
Rafael Benitez has been fired by Everton after a horrendous run of results for the Merseyside club.
Rafael Benitez was sacked as Everton manager on Sunday after just 200 days in charge of the struggling Premier League club.
Trent Alexander-Arnold's corner makes it all the way through to Fabinho, who nudges a header past Alvaro Fernandez to get Liverpool in front of Brentford.
The latest transfer news in the Premier League focuses on two superb players potentially returning with Diego Costa to Arsenal and Christian Eriksen having options among the latest reports.
West Ham's equalizer holds up for less than three minutes, as Jack Harrison bags his second goal of the game to get Leeds back in front.
Back in the top-four, West Ham will try to ride their resurgent wave to a win over Leeds on Sunday.
Anthony Martial contradicted Manchester United interim manager Ralf Rangnick's claim he refused to be in the squad for Saturday's match with Aston Villa saying he would "never disrespect the club and the fans."