Sporting starlet Nuno Mendes ‘delays signing new deal amid Liverpool interest’

Talented 18-year-old Sporting Lisbon starlet Nuno Mendes has delayed signing a new contract at the club amid interest from Liverpool. Mendes has impressed this season...

Steve Cotterill appointed as new Shrewsbury Town manager

Shrewsbury Town have appointed Steve Cotterill as their new manager. The 56-year-old has agreed a three-and-a-half-year deal with the League One side, who sacked manager Sam...

Europa League: Four teams through to the last 32

Europa League action continued on Thursday night with 24 matches played across various European stadiums.  Just like previous rounds, matchday 4 was a high-scoring night...

The origins of Maradona’s many nicknames: El Pelusa, El Cebollita…

Diego Maradona was defined as much by his character than by his football. The Argentine icon as given several nicknames before, during and after...

Diego Maradona: Argentina and Napoli legend laid to rest in private ceremony

Diego Maradona was buried in a private funeral after thousands gathered on the streets of Buenos Aires to mourn the Argentina and Napoli great. Gimnasia...

All Blacks coach Foster expects more emotion from Pumas after Maradona death

All Blacks head coach Ian Foster expects Argentina to have even greater emotion in the wake of Diego Maradona's death. Arguably the best footballer of...

Europa League returns: 10 things to look out for

The return of the Champions League means the return of European football on a Thursday night too. That's right, the Europa League resumes this week...

FIFA chief Infantino pays tribute to ‘simply immense’ Argentina legend

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has paid tribute to Diego Maradona, describing the Argentina legend as "simply immense". Napoli great Maradona died aged 60 on Wednesday...

Maradona’s death: Peter Shilton reacts says ‘no sportsmanship’

Peter Shilton was "saddened" to learn of the death of Diego Maradona but remains vexed by the Argentina great's Hand of God goal against...

Boas says FIFA should retire the No 10 shirt as a tribute to Diego...

Andre Villas-Boas believes FIFA should retire the No 10 shirt across the world of football as a tribute to Diego Maradona following the death...
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