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Premier League clubs' fans want improved UEFA finals experience

Fans of Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have together submitted a list of demands to European soccer's governing body UEFA after numerous complaints following the Champions League and Europa League finals last season.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/29 20:48:41

Klopp expects no easy ride in Champions League defense

Juergen Klopp thinks Liverpool face a daunting task in their bid to retain the Champions League title this season given the "crazy" depth of quality in the competition.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/29 20:38:40

PSG mull latest Barcelona offer

Neymar trained with his ­Paris Saint-Germain teammates on Wednesday as reports in France and Spain indicated a protracted deal to take him back to his old club Barcelona may still be reached before the transfer deadline.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/29 19:13:41

Bury expelled from Football League

Bury, one of English football's oldest clubs, were expelled from the Football League (EFL) on Tuesday after failing to resolve their financial problems or find a new buyer, the EFL said.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/28 21:13:40

Cantona to be honored with UEFA President's Award

Former Manchester United and France legend Eric Cantona is to receive the UEFA President's Award at the Champions League draw in Monaco on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/27 21:08:40

Former skipper Hay tasked with steering NZ to 2022 World Cup

New Zealand have handed the reins of the national soccer team to former captain Danny Hay and tasked him with steering the All Whites to qualification for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/26 20:38:40

Aussie league moves toward new second division

Australia's domestic soccer league is considering a second division to provide more ­opportunities for emerging players, with a task force set up on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/26 20:08:41

Cancer-stricken Mihajlovic on bench, but Bologna held by Verona

A cap on his head and wearing a Bologna shirt, coach Sinisa Mihajlovic courageously joined his players for their Serie A opener in Verona on Sunday despite undergoing treatment for leukemia.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/26 20:08:40

Klopp praises Reds' intensity after 3-1 win over Arsenal

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp praised his side's intensity as they took control at the top of the Premier League with their third consecutive win of the campaign in Saturday's 3-1 victory over Arsenal.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/25 20:48:39

Martial Lore

Manchester United's Anthony Martial has started the season like a player reborn. Following the departure of Romelu Lukaku, the Frenchman has been given his old No.9 shirt back and he has scored in both of the club's first two games.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/8/22 22:13:41

The Sarriball

In the last two years, Juventus have introduced a new badge and ditched their distinctive black-and-white striped shirts but, in hiring Maurizio Sarri as coach, they now made possibly the most drastic change of all.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/22 22:03:40

Neymar future remains up in air as PSG reject Madrid offer

Neymar remains no closer to getting his desired move away from Paris Saint-Germain amid reports Thursday the French club have rejected an offer from Real Madrid of 100 million euros ($111 million) plus players.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/22 21:53:41

LAFC rout Earthquakes

Carlos Vela scored twice as Los Angeles FC thrashed the San Jose Earthquakes 4-0 to stretch their runaway lead at the top of Major League Soccer's Western Conference to 19 points on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/22 21:48:41

Red Star odyssey continues

Red Star Belgrade's Champions League qualifying odyssey continued on Wednesday when the former European champions drew 2-2 away to Young Boys after being pegged back by a late penalty in the first leg of the playoff round tie.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/8/22 21:38:41

CFA appoints Chen as next president

Chen Xuyuan was elected president of the Chinese Football Association (CFA) at its 11th membership conference at the Xianghe National Football Training Center in Hebei Province on Thursday, with three experienced soccer professionals voted as vice presidents.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/8/22 21:38:40

Brazil-born striker vows to take China to World Cup

Brazilian-born striker Elkeson said he wants to fire China to the World Cup after he became the first footballer without Chinese ancestry to be named in the national squad.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/22 19:08:40

Napoli's best chance to topple Juventus?

As the sole survivor of a coaching shuffle among the leading challengers, Carlo Ancelotti could have the best chance to end Napoli's 30-year wait for the Serie A title.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/21 21:28:41

Former Bayern legend Ribery arrives in Tuscany ahead of Fiorentina move

French winger Franck Ribery traveled to Italy on Wednesday to complete a medical ahead of a move to Serie A club Fiorentina.
Soure:AFP: 2019/8/21 19:03:42