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PSG, French football ready for Neymar exit

The saga of Neymar’s seemingly inevitable departure from Paris Saint-Germain is proving a long, drawn-out affair bringing the curtain down on what will ultimately feel like a fleeting and failed experiment.

Lionel Messi handed three-month ban and £41k for claiming Copa America...

Lionel Messi has been given three-month suspension and £41,000 fine following his controversial comments about Copa America tournament.

PSG completes signing of Sarabia in deal worth over €20m

Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Pablo Sarabia from Sevilla in a deal worth over €20 million (£18m/$23m).

See Barack Obama’s advice to ‘wonderful’ Messi

Former United States president Barrack Obama has said Argentina have failed to win the World Cup in recent times, despite having the superlative Lionel Messi in their ranks, because they do not play as a team.

I’m grateful I’m not in Spain and facing Messi every season’...

Virgil van Dijk is “grateful” he does not have to face Lionel Messi every season, with the Barcelona superstar having put on another Champions League masterclass against Liverpool.

‘Hazard isn’t Messi, he’ll never get 40 goals!’ – Craig Burley

Eden Hazard is “not Lionel Messi” and Chelsea are expecting too much from a man who will never hit the heights of a Barcelona icon, claims Craig Burley.

Messi to be examined by doctors after bloody Smalling clash –...

Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde said Lionel Messi will be examined by doctors after sustaining a "significant bruise" to his nose in Wednesday's Champions League victory over Manchester United.

Luka Modric scoops another Award

Croatia and Real Madrid playmaker Luka Modric has been named 2018 Balkan Athlete of the year on Thursday, becoming only the second soccer player...

‘Messi only has one skill!’ – Pele says he and Maradona...

Lionel Messi "only has one skill", according to Brazil legend Pele, with fellow Argentine Diego Maradona "much better" than the Barcelona talisman.

First woman to win Ballon d’Or, Ada Hegerberg, snubs World Cup

Ada Hegerberg’s star status on the world stage was confirmed as she won the inaugural women’s Ballon d’Or on Monday, and yet back home...

Ronaldo gets back to business for Juventus against SPAL

Cristiano Ronaldo gets back to business for Italian champions Juventus against SPAL on Saturday after missing Portugal’s qualification for the Nations League semi-finals amid reports he has been snubbed...

Roberto Carlos reveals player to win Ballon d’Or award, names three...

Brazil legend, Roberto Carlos has named Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric as the favourite player to win this year’s Ballon d’Or award.

‘I was no longer indispensable’ at Real Madrid – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has said he decided to leave Real Madrid for Juventus after sensing that the Spanish club’s president, Florentino Perez, no longer saw...

Messi to leave Barcelona on free transfer

Lionel Messi could leave Barcelona on a free transfer, Mundo Deportivo reports. Barca want the five-time Ballon d’Or winner to retire at Camp Nou...

Beckham speaks on mega-money bid for Messi to join MLS club

Former Manchester United and Real Madrid star, David Beckham, is reportedly planning a mega-money bid to bring Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi...

Luis Garcia explains how Salah can break Messi-Ronaldo Ballon d’Or duopoly

Former Liverpool player Luis Garcia believes Mohamed Salah’s case to win a Ballon d'Or would be strengthened if he lifts this season’s Champions League trophy.

Mohamed Salah can win the Ballon d’Or – Amuneke

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah can win the 2018 Ballon d’Or, according to African football legend Emmanuel Amuneke. A magnificent season has seen the Egypt international score 29 goals in 31 appearances to tie with Barcelona’s Lionel Messi...

Neymar teases ‘big’ announcement

Something big between Neymar and former Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi is apparently about to happen.

Messi doesn’t have to prove anything – Maradona says

Diego Maradona advised compatriot Lionel Messi to ignore critics who have challenged the Barcelona star and five-time Ballon d'Or winner to prove his standing as one of the greats by claiming the World Cup with Argentina.

Ronaldo makes best start to a calendar year at Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo has made his best start to a calendar year since arriving at Real Madrid by netting 12 times in the first two months of 2018.