Liverpool signing Darwin Nunez is a booming statement of intent

Liverpool’s response to learning that Sadio Mane wanted to end his six-year stay at Anfield has been swift and decisive. If news of Mane’s desire to join Bayern Munich was a bitter pill for supporters to swallow in the aftermath of the heartbreaking Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid, the identity of his replacement … Read more

US judge dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo rape lawsuit in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A Nevada woman has lost her bid in a U.S. court to force international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to pay millions of dollars more than the $ 375,000 in hush money she received after claiming he raped her in Las Vegas in 2009. US District Judge Jennifer Dorsey in Las Vegas … Read more

Liverpool transfer news: Nunez hopes grow, Nagelsmann driving Mane pursuit

Talk about a lively start to the tenure of Liverpool’s new sporting director Julian Ward. Since Michael Edwards’ reign officially ended after the club’s Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid, Ward has been given the task of handling the impending exit of a legendary, pivotal attacker in Sadio Mane while trying to reshape Jurgen … Read more

Ronaldo and Kane but no Son – trying to understand the PFA Player of the Year shortlist

In 2009, a Manchester City fan emailed Professional Footballers Association (PFA) chief executive Gordon Taylor, demanding to know how Ryan Giggs could possibly have ended up on their shortlist of candidates for the Player of the Year award. A back-and-forth followed, in which the City supporter pointed out how few matches Giggs had started and … Read more

Mane leaving Liverpool: how we got here, how much Bayern would have to pay, what next

With a red baseball cap perched on his head and a Liverpool scarf wrapped around his neck, Sadio Mane waved to his adoring public during Sunday’s parade around the city on an open-top bus. In his mind, this was goodbye. The Senegal international, who has just 12 months remaining on his contract, has decided the … Read more

Matchday LIVE: Nottingham Forest & Huddersfield contest Championship play-off final in race for Premier League

Nottingham Forest’s Ryan Yates says his side must thrive at Wembley when they take on Huddersfield in the fight for a place in the Premier League. “In the past few days, I’ve been trying to put everything to one side and solely focus on getting myself in the shape possible so I can perform the … Read more

Madrid wins Champions League final marred by crowd chaos

PARIS (AP) – Yet another Champions League title for Real Madrid, the undisputed king of Europe. Yet another showpiece European soccer game tarnished by chaotic crowd issues and disorder. Madrid became European champion for a record-extending 14th time – double the number of any other team on the continent – after beating Liverpool 1-0 in … Read more

After just 5 MINUTES, I realize something was wrong with Liverpool – Frank Lebouf | ESPN FC – ESPN UK

After just 5 MINUTES, I realize something was wrong with Liverpool – Frank Lebouf | ESPN FCESPN UK Real Madrid beat Liverpool 1-0 in Champions League final – as it happenedThe Guardian Real Madrid embellish Champions League legacy in beating Liverpool for 14th European titleESPN Sportsmanship and recognition: Barça congratulates Real Madrid on the Champions … Read more

‘I’m STAYING next season for sure!’ – Mo Salah gives update on Liverpool future – This Is Anfield

‘I’m STAYING next season for sure!’ – Mo Salah gives update on Liverpool futureThis Is Anfield Mohamed Salah on Liverpool future – I’m staying next season ‘for sure’ESPN Mohamed Salah Is Out for Revenge on Real Madrid in Champions League FinalSports Illustrated Mohamed Salah: ‘I’m staying at Liverpool next season’The Athletic Mohamed Salah commits and … Read more

Craig Burley contrasts Mbappe to Haaland: Time to move on and showcase at the best leagues | ESPN FC – ESPN UK

Craig Burley contrasts Mbappe to Haaland: Time to move on and showcase at the best leagues | ESPN FCESPN UK Kylian Mbappe on rejecting Real Madrid – My decision based on PSG’s ‘sporting project,’ not moneyESPN Kylian Mbappe reveals Liverpool talks, PSG want Pep Guardiola to replace Mauricio Pochettino in 2023 – Paper RoundEurosport COM … Read more