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Giuseppe Marotta: Juve trying everything to sign Emre Can

Posted: 05:40, 18 Jan 2018

The Italian side's general director said the club were trying desperately to sign the Liverpool midfielder

Walcott: Rooney convinced me to join Everton

Posted: 05:27, 18 Jan 2018

The former Manchester United star played a big part in convincing the Arsenal forward to make the move to Everton

Walcott sends heartfelt message to Arsenal fans after joining Everton

Posted: 04:15, 18 Jan 2018

The 28-year-old, who won three FA Cups during his time at the Emirates Stadium, has thanked the club's fan base for their support

Rooney convinced me to join Everton – Walcott

Posted: 03:31, 18 Jan 2018

Everton signing Theo Walcott revealed Wayne Rooney played a big role in his decision to make the move to Goodison Park. Walcott, 28, completed a move from Arsenal to Everton Wednesday in a deal reportedly worth £20million. The attacker joins Rooney at the Premier League club and Walcott said his former England team-mate helped convince him […]

Almeyda hoped to sign three players for Chivas in offseason

Posted: 03:08, 18 Jan 2018

The Argentine manager said Wednesday he wanted to bring in further reinforcements but the club wasn't able to do so

VAR decision cost Chelsea despite FA Cup win, says frustrated Antonio Conte

Posted: 02:59, 18 Jan 2018

The Blues boss was unhappy at how the VAR wasn't used as Willian was harshly booked for diving after contact was made with the Norwich defender

January transfer news & rumours: Neymar to headline new Madrid attacking trio

Posted: 02:48, 18 Jan 2018

Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond as we head into the winter window

Simeone: Sevilla deserved their win

Posted: 02:30, 18 Jan 2018

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone felt Sevilla were worthy winners after his side slumped to a home defeat in the Copa del Rey. Despite going ahead through Diego Costa in the 73rd minute in the first leg of the quarter-final tie, Atletico were beaten at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday. Jesus Navas and Joaquin Correa […]

Conte calls for VAR improvements

Posted: 02:27, 18 Jan 2018

Antonio Conte believes improvements are needed to the video assistant referee (VAR) system if it is to be used in English football. VAR is being trialled in the FA Cup, with the system in use for Chelsea’s FA Cup replay against Norwich City on Wednesday when the Premier League side progressed to the fourth round […]

Neymar not angered by PSG boos after Cavani penalty snub, says Silva

Posted: 02:19, 18 Jan 2018

The world's most expensive player was whistled by his own fans after he showed a lack of generosity to his Uruguayan team-mate

Neymar not angered by PSG whistles – Silva

Posted: 01:41, 18 Jan 2018

Neymar was not angry despite being whistled by Paris Saint-Germain supporters during an 8-0 thrashing of Dijon, in which the Brazilian was in inspired form, according to club captain Thiago Silva. The world’s most expensive player hit his first PSG hat-trick as the Ligue 1 leaders ran riot on Wednesday, extending their advantage from nearest […]

FA Cup Review: Wigan dump Bournemouth out, nine-man Chelsea scrape through

Posted: 01:37, 18 Jan 2018

Bournemouth became the latest Premier League side to be dumped out in the FA Cup third round, suffering a heavy defeat at the hands of League One side Wigan Athletic, although Chelsea survived penalty drama against Norwich City. The Cherries had drawn 2-2 at home against Wigan in the initial tie but despite Eddie Howe […]

Valverde rues Barca profligacy in Espanyol defeat

Posted: 01:22, 18 Jan 2018

Ernesto Valverde was left ruing Barcelona’s ineffectiveness in front of goal after their 29-match unbeaten run was ended by Espanyol in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. Young Espanyol substitute Oscar Melendo secured the 1-0 victory for the hosts two minutes from the end with a neat finish, but Barca – who […]

No generosity from Neymar as he denies Cavani chance to become PSG's top scorer

Posted: 01:20, 18 Jan 2018

The Uruguayan was prevented from becoming the Ligue 1 side's leading scorer on Wednesday by his Brazilian team-mate

Chelsea 1 Norwich City 1 (aet, 5-3 pens): Hazard and Caballero seal Blues progression

Posted: 00:57, 18 Jan 2018

Nine-man Chelsea needed extra time and penalties to see off Norwich City and move into the FA Cup fourth round on Wednesday.

Chelsea 1 Norwich City 1 (aet, 5-3 pens): Hazard and Caballero seal Blues progression

Posted: 00:57, 18 Jan 2018

Substitute Eden Hazard spared Chelsea’s blushes by scoring the winning penalty in a shootout, after their FA Cup replay against Norwich City had ended 1-1 at Stamford Bridge. Belgium forward Hazard coolly slotted home Chelsea’s final penalty to earn an unassailable 5-3 lead after Willy Caballero had saved from Canaries striker Nelson Oliveira to finally […]

No generosity from Neymar as Cavani waits to make PSG history

Posted: 00:54, 18 Jan 2018

Neymar risked reigniting his spot-kick spat with Edinson Cavani by denying the centre-forward the chance to become Paris Saint-Germain’s all-time leading scorer on Wednesday. Uruguay striker Cavani moved level with Zlatan Ibrahimovic on 156 goals by nodding in PSG’s third from Angel Di Maria’s cross in an 8-0 demolition of Dijon at the Parc des […]

Messi's penalty struggles continue as Barca unbeaten run ends

Posted: 00:52, 18 Jan 2018

The Argentina international has struggled with penalties this season, and his latest miss contributed to the Catalan side's first defeat since August

Neymar sets Ligue 1 landmark with staggering individual display

Posted: 00:20, 18 Jan 2018

Neymar recorded another individual landmark as Paris Saint-Germain thumped desperate Dijon 8-0 in Ligue 1 on Wednesday. The Brazilian scored four goals and provided a further two assists as Unai Emery’s league leaders moved 11 points clear at the top of the table. No player has been involved in six goals in a single Ligue […]

Espanyol 1 Barcelona 0: Melendo ends unbeaten run

Posted: 23:57, 17 Jan 2018

Oscar Melendo’s late goal saw Espanyol snatch a 1-0 win and inflict a first defeat on Barcelona since August, after Lionel Messi failed to score a penalty in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals. A dominant Barca looked as though they would have to settle for a goalless draw after Messi saw […]

Sport24.co.za | SuperSport edge out Maritzburg for rare win

Posted: 22:26, 17 Jan 2018

SuperSport United won for the first time since November when they secured victory over Maritzburg United in their Absa Premiership showdown.

Sport24.co.za | We want to keep Cape Town blue - Johannes

Posted: 20:14, 17 Jan 2018

Ikapa derby bragging rights are on the line as Cape Town City and Ajax Cape Town clash in an Absa Premiership match this weekend.

Sport24.co.za | CONFIRMED: Walcott joins Toffees from Gunners

Posted: 20:10, 17 Jan 2018

Everton signed England winger Theo Walcott from Arsenal in a deal worth a reported £25 million.

Sport24.co.za | Real without Ronaldo unimaginable - Zidane

Posted: 17:43, 17 Jan 2018

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane dismissed media speculation linking superstar Cristiano Ronaldo with a move away from the Bernabeu.

Sport24.co.za | Doc reveals role in Ntshangase's Chiefs move

Posted: 16:41, 17 Jan 2018

Kaizer Chiefs legend Doctor Khumalo, now working at Baroka FC, says he was consulted by his former employers ahead of Siphelele Ntshangase's move to the Glamour Boys.

Sport24.co.za | Bartley: Cup run could boost Swansea

Posted: 16:23, 17 Jan 2018

Swansea City centre-back Kyle Bartley believes a positive result in the FA Cup could help the team to better Premier League performances.

Sport24.co.za | Liverpool defender gets 12-month community service for assault

Posted: 15:21, 17 Jan 2018

Liverpool defender John Flanagan was sentenced to rehabilitation and 40 hours of unpaid work, having pleaded guilty to attacking his girlfriend.

Sport24.co.za | Otladisa hopes to 'break records' with Sundowns

Posted: 13:53, 17 Jan 2018

Exciting young Platinum Stars winger Katlego Otladisa plans make a major impact with Mamelodi Sundowns in the years ahead.

Sport24.co.za | Sundowns sign exciting Zambian teenager

Posted: 13:48, 17 Jan 2018

Mamelodi Sundowns have reportedly snapped up young Zambian striker Lameck Banda before loaning him back to Zesco United.

Sport24.co.za | Aubameyang forcing through Arsenal move

Posted: 13:35, 17 Jan 2018

Borussia Dortmund want-away star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is reportedly close to signing for Premier League side Arsenal.

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