Bale: Nothing I can do about whistles

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Gareth Bale admitted all he could do was continue to work hard in light of Real Madrid fans whistling him for perceived below-par performances. The Welsh forward has been the subject of ire from the Spanish and European champions support but he admitted the only way he could stop them was with his on-pitch performances…. Read more »

Jose Mourinho says Neymar’s world-record transfer to PSG has altered the market forever

Jose Mourinho says Neymar’s move to Paris Saint-Germain has “changed everything” in the transfer market and believes Manchester United saved themselves tens of millions by getting their business done early. PSG stunned the football world last month when they agreed to meet the Brazilian star’s £198m buyout clause to lure him from Barcelona, shattering the… Read more »

Barcelona warned over Lionel Messi’s £271m release clause by Jurgen Klopp: ‘That suddenly sounds possible too’

Lionel Messi’s €300million (£271m) release clause might not be high enough for Barcelona to keep hold of him, Jurgen Klopp has warned. The Argentinian’s now former team-mate Neymar had a €220m (£198m) clause written into his deal at Barcelona as part of La Liga regulations requiring it as part of a contract. But Paris Saint-Germain… Read more »

Zidane and Ramos pleased with Real Madrid’s efforts in winning the Uefa Super Cup against Manchester United

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane was proud of his players’ efforts after they defeated Manchester United 2-1 in Skopje to win the Uefa Super Cup, saying they “never get tired of winning” as they continued their fine run of success under his tutelage. The Primera Liga and Uefa Champions League winners last season were too… Read more »

Neymar will earn £26m a year at PSG but Carlos Tevez remains the world’s richest player on £34m salary

“Neymar’s £500,000-a-week deal means he joins world’s top 10 richest players” “New Paris Saint-Germain forward is still behind Carlos Tevez on weekly wage“ “Chinese Super League accounts for six of the top 10 global stars of the game “ “La Liga trio Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale remain high on list” Neymar’s eye-watering… Read more »

Ronaldo denies tax fraud at court hearing

Ronaldo Told the court, “I have never hidden anything, nor have I had the intention of evading taxes,” according to a statement from the sports agency Gestifute, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo denied hiding millions of euros in income at a court hearing near the Spanish capital on Monday where he was charged with tax… Read more »

Man Utd beat Real Madrid on penalties in Santa Clara after Victor Lindelof error

Manchester United beat Real Madrid on penalties after their pre-season game finished 1-1 in Santa Clara. Anthony Martial created Jesse Lingard’s first-half opener for United with a brilliant piece of skill on the left. Casemiro levelled for Real from the penalty spot after United’s new £31m defender Victor Lindelof brought down Theo Hernandez with a… Read more »

Spain 3-1 Italy U21 Semi Finals

Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez scored a hat-trick as Spain beat Italy to set up a European Under-21 Championship final with Germany. The 22-year-old put Spain ahead with a finish from just inside the box, but Italy equalised through Federico Bernardeschi’s deflected shot despite having Roberto Gagliardini sent off. Saul restored Spain’s lead with a… Read more »