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BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2017: Ada Hegerberg wins award

BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2017: Ada Hegerberg wins award

Media playback is not supported on this device Ada Hegerberg was presented with the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2017 award by her sister Andrine (right) Olympique Lyonnais and Norway striker Ada Hegerberg has been crowned BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2017. Thousands of fans from across the world cast their votes as […]

Man Utd hope to resist Real Madrid move for De Gea

Man Utd hope to resist Real Madrid move for De Gea

David De Gea (centre) was left out of the starting line-up for Manchester United’s Europa League final against Ajax Manchester United hope to resist Real Madrid’s attempts to sign goalkeeper David de Gea again this summer. Real, who aim to become the first side to retain the Champions League when they play Juventus in Cardiff […]

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal manager agrees two-year contract

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal manager agrees two-year contract

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘Arsene Who?’ – Wenger remembers joining Arsenal Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has agreed a new two-year contract, extending his 21-year reign at the club. Wenger and club owner Stan Kroenke met on Monday to determine the Frenchman’s future, with the decision relayed to directors at a Tuesday […]

Aguero’s Man City future ‘never in doubt’

Aguero’s Man City future ‘never in doubt’

Aguero scored 20 goals in 31 Premier League appearances for Manchester City in the 2016-17 season Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero’s future has “never been in doubt”, chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says. The Argentine, 28, lost his place in February to Gabriel Jesus, leading to speculation he might leave this summer. “I’ve read a lot […]

Southgate did not speak to Rooney before omission

Southgate did not speak to Rooney before omission

Wayne Rooney played in England’s 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Scotland at Wembley in November England manager Gareth Southgate says he did not speak to captain Wayne Rooney before leaving him out of the squad for June’s matches with Scotland and France. England’s all-time leading goalscorer Rooney was overlooked on Thursday because of other […]

Manager Thomas Tuchel leaves Borussia Dortmund

Manager Thomas Tuchel leaves Borussia Dortmund

Thomas Tuchel has left Borussia Dortmund three days after winning the German Cup Manager Thomas Tuchel has left Borussia Dortmund after two years in charge, the Bundesliga club has said. The 43-year-old took over following Jurgen Klopp’s departure in 2015. Dortmund beat Eintracht Frankfurt to win the German Cup on Saturday and finished third in […]

Arsenal boss Wenger meets owner Kroenke to decide future

Arsenal boss Wenger meets owner Kroenke to decide future

Arsene Wenger secured his seventh FA Cup – a record for a manager – by leading Arsenal to victory over Chelsea Manager Arsene Wenger held a crucial meeting with Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke on Monday, at which the Frenchman’s future was expected to be decided. The outcome is unclear but the decision rests solely with […]

Huddersfield ‘have gone from heroes to legends’ after winning promotion

Huddersfield ‘have gone from heroes to legends’ after winning promotion

David Wagner guided Huddersfield to promotion in his first full season in charge of the Terriers Huddersfield Town head coach David Wagner said he was “in a fairy tale” after seeing his side clinch promotion to the Premier League at Wembley. Town beat Reading in a dramatic penalty shootout in the Championship play-off final on […]

Huddersfield promoted to Premier League by beating Reading on penalties

Huddersfield promoted to Premier League by beating Reading on penalties

Huddersfield had finished fifth in the regular Championship table Huddersfield Town were promoted to the Premier League for the first time in their history after a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Reading. After a 0-0 draw at Wembley, it was a second successive shootout win for Town, who defeated Sheffield Wednesday on spot-kicks in the […]

Barcelona: Ernesto Valverde replaces Luis Enrique as manager

Barcelona: Ernesto Valverde replaces Luis Enrique as manager

Ernesto Valverde was Athletic Bilbao boss for the past four years Barcelona have appointed Ernesto Valverde as their head coach on a two-year deal, with an option for a third. Former Barca forward Valverde announced last week that he was leaving Athletic Bilbao after four years in charge. He replaces Luis Enrique, who revealed in […]