Daniel Sturridge Banned for Six Weeks

Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been banned from football for six weeks – four of which are suspended – and fined £75,000 for breaching FA betting rules. In November 2018, the England international faced eleven misconduct charges, with nine of them concerning alleged breaches of the FA’s “inside information rule”. Sturridge was accused of […]

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Barcelona Complete Griezmann Signing

Barcelona have officially announced the signing of Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid, with the French forward putting pen-to-paper after the Blaugrana paid his full €120m (£107m/$134m) release clause. The former Real Sociedad forward and 2018 World Cup winner has signed at the Camp Nou for the next five seasons through to June 2024 – a […]

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AFCON 2019 Semi final fixtures

The two semi-final fixtures at the Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, have been confirmed, following the completion of the quarter-final matches on Thursday. In the first game, Senegal will take on Tunisia, who defeated Madagascar in the previous round. Nigeria will clash with Algeria, who defeated Ivory Coast in the last eight, later on Sunday […]

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Chelsea Appoint Lampard as Manager

Frank Lampard has left Derby to take up the vacant manager’s position at Chelsea. The former Blues midfielder, one of the greatest and most-decorated in the club’s history, has signed a three-year contract to replace Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge. Lampard’s assistant at Derby, former Chelsea midfielder Jody Morris, and first-team coach Chris Jones also […]

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