Diego Costa appears unlikely to return to Atletico Madrid this summer despite the Spanish club being interested in re-signing the Chelsea striker. The Spain international joined the Blues for £32m from Atletico in July 2014, but there have been widespread reports in recent weeks that he is unsettled at Stamford...
Antonio Conte has signed a three-year contract worth £15m to become the new Chelsea manager and will join the club after helming Italy’s Euro 2016 campaign. The Italian had already announced his decision to step down as his national team’s manager after the European Championship and the former Juventus midfielder...
Louis van Gaal is thankful for Sir Alex Ferguson's support but remains well aware that failing to finish the season with a flourish will put his Manchester United future in jeopardy. This has been yet another frustrating campaign for the 20-time league champions, with inconsistent displays meaning Champions League qualification...
Carlo Ancelotti says that the only way for a coach to prepare for a game against Lionel Messi is by refusing to talk up the Barcelona attacker, so as to avoid striking fear into the hearts of one's own players. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner is universally regarded as one...
Valencia have sacked Gary Neville and named Pako Ayestaran as their new head coach until the end of the season. Neville was appointed on December 2 but failed to win any of his first nine matches in charge in La Liga and also suffered elimination from the Copa del Rey...
Christian Benteke says he finds it difficult to “understand” why he does not play under Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool. The Belgian striker joined the club in the summer in a £32.5million deal from Aston Villa, starting the opening six games of the Premier League season under Brendan Rodgers. Rodgers was sacked...
Hollywood screenwriter Adrian Butchart has plans to make a movie based on the Foxes' striker's remarkable rise from playing non-league football to becoming a top-flight star. Leicester star Jamie Vardy admits he initially thought stories regarding a possible film being made about his inspirational rise to prominence were false. The 29-year-old...
The Bayern Munich midfielder has faced criticism over his lack of pace thrughout his career and joked that he would track down those who think he isn't quick enough. Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso has hit back at those who say he is too slow, joking that he wants the...
Wales manager Chris Coleman says England will be tough opponents at Euro 2016 but that he won't be expecting any tactical surprises. Coleman's side will play Roy Hodgson's men in an eagerly-awaited 'Battle of Britain' showdown in Lens on 16 June. A new-look England side featuring the likes of Dele Alli,...
The Swede's representative wants the veteran at San Siro to help bring on several of his other clients, including a certain Mario Balotelli, whose career is currently floundering If agent Mino Raiola has his way, Zlatan Ibrahimovic will return to AC Milan at the end of the season. The Paris Saint-Germain...