Proposal could see UCL final on August 29 – report

European soccer’s governing body (Uefa) is working on a proposal that could see the remainder of the Champions League condensed into a week-long mini-tournament with the final taking place on August 29 in Istanbul, the BBC has reported. Football, as with most sports around the world, has been brought to a standstill by the Covid-19 […]

Lautaro & Neymar? Barcelona can’t afford either right now let alone both

On Tuesday morning, the Gazzetta dello Sport claimed Inter were ready to send a message to Barcelona. “You want Lautaro?” the headline ran. “Give us Griezmann.” The Gazzetta labelled it a “crazy idea” and no such proposal has been made – but, to the outsider, it wouldn’t have appeared so far-fetched. As it stands, Inter would lose their dynamic 22-year-old forward Lautaro […]

Man U can’t pay Ighalo £300,000 weekly

Manchester United loan star, Odion Ighalo must forgo a lot of money if he wants to move to the team permanently. The Nigerian has been a sensation since arriving from Shanghai Shenhua in January scoring in all his competitive starts for the team. Ighalo is wanted by United permanently, but the Daily Star claimed they do […]

Arsenal players reject wage cuts as coronavirus crisis stand-off continues

Arsenal’s players have rejected the latest proposal aimed at slashing the club’s wage bill during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Executives and players have been attempting to secure some sort of agreement during talks over the past fortnight, which would allow the north London club to lessen their financial outlay while football is suspended in the […]

Give Liverpool the Premier League title and cancel season – Holebas

The Greek international believes it makes no sense to keep rescheduling the current campaign and the Reds are clear champions Watford defender Jose Holebas has called for the Premier League season to be cancelled and Liverpool handed the league title.  The coronavirus crisis currently has the competition indefinitely suspended with doubts over whether the current campaign will be completed.  Premier League […]

Italy begins drawing up medical guidelines for Serie A re-start

Italy’s football federation (FIGC) has begun to draw up medical guidelines for a possible re-start of Serie A, which has been suspended since March 9 because of the coronavirus outbreak. The FIGC said that its medical committee held a video conference on Wednesday to “analyse and define a guarantee protocol for football in the event […]

Udinese chief Marino says Premier League will cancel rest of season

The Jupiler Pro League has called an end to the 2019-20 season and crowned Club Brugge champions, with England allegedly set to do similar The Premier League will follow Belgium’s top tier and cancel the rest of its season, according to Udinese sporting director Pierpaolo Marino. With Liverpool 25 points clear atop the table, the Premier League was suspended last […]