Player ratings as Euro 2022 heavyweights settle for draw

Netherlands overcame two first half injuries against Sweden to claw their way back into their Euro 2022 opener and secure a 1-1 draw in front of more than 20,000 people in Sheffield. The Swedes dominated the first half and were well worth their half-time lead courtesy of Jonnna Andersson. But Jill Roord cancelled out that […]

Arsenal step up Alex Grimaldo pursuit

Arsenal are expected to make a €7 million offer to Benfica for left-back Alex Grimaldo as the Portuguese side could be forced to consider a cut-price deal. According to Jornal do Noticias (h/t Sport Witness), Arsenal are set to accelerate the signing of Alex Grimaldo. The north London side are expected to make a €7 million offer […]

“Why I criticized the Nigerian media”- Super Falcons coach Randy Waldrum

“The American tactician axed the Nigerian media at the post-match conference after the victory over Botswana, but he has been called to order Super Falcons coach Randy Waldrum has revealed that he criticized the Nigerian media because he wants them to dwell more on the positives even when the team loses. The Super Falcons began […]

Chelsea set to sign Raheem Sterling after agreeing fee with Man City

Chelsea have reached an agreement with Manchester City to sign Raheem Sterling in a deal worth £47.5 million. The 27-year-old agreed personal terms with the London club this week and will sign a five-year contract with the option of a further 12 months reports The Athletic. Chelsea are now working through the logistics of scheduling […]

Nick Cushing ‘happy’ to finally get first win as NYCFC interim boss

It took six attempts, but Nick Cushing finally tasted victory for the first time as interim head coach of New York City FC. The Englishman took over last month following the shock departure of MLS Cup-winning boss Ronny Deila to Belgian side Standard Liege. But despite inheriting a team rich with talent in all areas […]