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November 16, 2016 9:34 AM Isco says he knows nothing about his new contract

Real Madrid midfielder Isco says he knows nothing about his new contract at the Bernabeu. The European champions have renewed the contracts of several players in recent weeks and it has been suggested that Isco is one of the next in line to receive a new deal. However, the playmaker, who has been linked with Spurs in recent months, says he is in the dark about 9

November 15, 2016 7:56 PM Steven Gerrard very confident that a sixth MLS Cup is on the horizon for the LA Galaxy

CARSON, Calif. – Steven Gerrard called time on his tenure with the LA Galaxy on Tuesday. The 36-year-old made 34 appearances and tallied five goals and 14 assists during his 18-month stint in Los Angeles. Although Gerrard was unable to deliver to an MLS Cup championship to the Galaxy, Gerrard has no regrets about making a move from Liverpool to Los Angeles 14

November 15, 2016 2:00 PM Guardiola's sex ban helped Messi at Barcelona

Manchester City loanee Samir Nasri says that Pep Guardiola's ban on sex before midnight helped top Barcelona players like Lionel Messi to avoid injuries. Nasri, who joined Sevilla on a season long-loan from City on transfer deadline day, says that according to Guardiola a few players at Barcelona benefitted from rules which are now in force at the Etihad 22

November 12, 2016 9:17 AM Host nation pair embody PNG spirit

Major sporting events in Papua New Guinea are rare and something to be cherished. Little wonder then, that there is an infectious level of enthusiasm and raw excitement in Port Moresby ahead of Sunday’s opening to the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. The PNG squad includes players from various regions of a nation that is made up of eye-catching coastal areas 10

November 12, 2016 7:23 AM PNG makes debut in hosting worldwide sporting events with Women's Under-20 FIFA World Cup

Papua New Guineans have turned out to support the country's first hosting of a world-level sporting event — the FIFA Under-20 Women's Football World Cup. The country is hosting 15 teams and its national side is making its debut. PNG's first match against Brazil sold out, despite low expectations for the inexperienced squad. The visiting teams have also been surprised 9

November 11, 2016 2:57 PM Mata happy at Manchester United under Mourinho

Juan Mata says he feels "important and happy" at Manchester United and outlined his frustration at a summer of speculation linking him with a move away. Jose Mourinho's arrival at Old Trafford led to a raft of stories suggesting Mata's future lay elsewhere with the pair having a frosty relationship when they worked together at Chelsea prior to the Spain 12

November 11, 2016 11:33 AM 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Algeria, Ghana face daunting World Cup tasks

African football giants Algeria and Ghana could have hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia irreparably damaged if they lose difficult away matches this weekend. Algeria, ranked third in the continent behind the Ivory Coast and Senegal, face resurgent Group B pacesetters Nigeria in Uyo Saturday. Fifth-ranked Ghana tackle Group E leaders 27

November 10, 2016 8:00 PM PSG planning an attempt for Colchoneros star CARRASCO: chances are low

Playing for Atletico Madrid since 2015/16 and having succeeded in displaying himself as one of the best in his position, Belgian international attacking midfielder/winger Yannick Ferreira Carrasco (23), according to Spanish news, is becoming more and more of a main target for Paris Saint-Germain, in search for a new groundbreaking player. French giants 31

November 10, 2016 5:18 PM Ghana midfielder Badu not worried about Egypt’s Mohamed Salah

Agyemang Badu has revealed that Ghana won’t be intimidated by Mohamed Salah and they’re not worried about the threat that he poses to their defence. “Everyone is saying Salah!Salah!Salah! but I don’t think he is the only player for Egypt, they also have other players,” he said. “He is a good player but we equally have good defenders who can match up with him. We all play in Italy 10

November 10, 2016 11:19 AM Bastian Schweinsteiger sends message to Jose Mourinho… I’m not like Shaw and Smalling!

Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger was keeping silent on his Manchester United future after being spotted at a four-hour lunch meeting in Hale on Wednesday. And United outcast Schweinsteiger looks to be trying to play his way into Mourinho’s good books judging by his latest Twitter post. Schweinsteiger uploaded a video of him in his car at United’s 14