'Disappointed' Icardi defends Koulibaly after racist attacks at Inter

The Argentine expressed his disgust at the abuse suffered by the defender at the hands of certain Nerazzurri supporters during Napoli’s defeat Inter captain Mauro Icardi has leapt to Kalidou Koulibaly’s defence after the Napoli’s centre-back was racially abused during Wednesday’s Serie A clash. Koulibaly saw red late on...

'It's right that games are halted' – Gattuso weighs in on Serie A racism storm

Carlo Ancelotti was upset that play continued following alleged abuse of Kalidou Koulibaly and has received support from the Milan boss AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso joined Napoli counterpart Carlo Ancelotti in calling on referees to suspend matches marred by racism. Senegal international Kalidou Koulibaly was allegedly the subject of racist...

History-maker Kane reaches new marks as Tottenham batter Cardiff

The England captain continued his remarkable run of form to kick off 2019 just as he defined 2018 for club and country It seems Harry Kane just can’t stop scoring right now, as the Tottenham Hotspur striker fired another goal in against Cardiff City on New Year’s Day to...

'We are in trouble' – Sarri fears Chelsea injury crisis

The Chelsea boss is increasingly concerned at the club’s mounting injury list ahead of yet another busy month Maurizio Sarri says Chelsea “are in trouble” after Olivier Giroud became the latest Blues player to suffer an injury. The France international limped off during the second half of Sunday’s 1-0...

Ronaldo offered to Napoli before making €100m Juventus move

The Portuguese has stated that he only ever intended to leave Real Madrid for the Bianconeri, but his agent was happy to seek out other options Cristiano Ronaldo was offered to Napoli before making a €100 million (£90m/$114m) move to Juventus, claims the Serie A club’s sporting director Cristiano...

Ranieri forgives Kamara for penalty sulk ahead of Arsenal trip

The Fulham boss said he wanted to kill the Frenchman after his missed penalty against Huddersfield – but all appears to be forgotten Fulham boss Claudio Ranieri is keen to put the circumstances around Aboubakar Kamara’s missed penalty against Huddersfield Town firmly in the past. The 23-year-old ignored orders...

Weah confirms loan move away from PSG

The USMNT striker has confirmed he will leave Paris this winter amid reports that he could join Celtic on a six-month deal Timothy Weah has confirmed he will leave Paris Saint-Germain on loan in order to gain more first-team experience. The United States international broke into the PSG squad...

'Van Dijk and Salah injuries could derail Liverpool's season'

The Reds are comfortably clear of their title rivals in the Premier League, but their ex-midfielder feels they are a long way from becoming champions Liverpool’s Premier League title challenge could be put into jeopardy by injuries to Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah, according to Reds legend Steve...

'It's no secret he's a target' – Hodgson hopeful of Solanke loan deal

Goal-shy Crystal Palace failed to score for the 10th time this season in the 1-0 loss to Chelsea on Sunday at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson is optimistic his side can win the race to sign England forward Dominic Solanke in the January transfer window. The Eagles...