Atletico CEO backs Simeone after embarrassing Cup defeat

Sat, Jan. 25, 2020

Atletico Madrid chief executive Miguel Angel Gil Marin urged fans not to lose faith with coach Diego Simeone and his side after their humiliating Copa del Rey defeat by third division side Cultural Leonesa.

Brighton turn Mooy's loan deal into permanent contract

Sat, Jan. 25, 2020

Brighton & Hove Albion have turned Australian midfielder Aaron Mooy’s loan from second tier Huddersfield Town into a three-and-a-half year permanent contract, the Premier League club said on Friday.

Teenager Haaland scores another two as Dortmund thump Cologne 5-1

Sat, Jan. 25, 2020

Nineteen-year-old Erling Haaland followed up his debut hat-trick for Borussia Dortmund by scoring two more, again from the substitute’s bench, in a 5-1 demolition of Cologne in the Bundesliga on Friday.

Manchester United fall to Burnley as fans turn on U.S. owners

Fri, Jan. 24, 2020

Manchester United’s Champions League qualification hopes suffered a blow with a 2-0 upset at home to Burnley in the Premier League on Wednesday, as the Old Trafford fans vented their anger at the club’s U.S. owners.

New Barca coach Setien faces stern Valencia test

Fri, Jan. 24, 2020

New Barcelona coach Quique Setien faces the first stern test of his brief tenure when the champions travel to Valencia in La Liga on Saturday.

Liverpool charge towards title with win at Wolves

Fri, Jan. 24, 2020

Runaway leaders Liverpool extended their Premier League advantage to 16 points with a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Thursday thanks to goals from Jordan Henderson and Roberto Firmino.

South Korea, Saudi Arabia seal Tokyo Olympics berths

Thu, Jan. 23, 2020

South Korea and Saudi Arabia claimed two of Asia’s three places in the Olympic soccer tournament in Japan later this year after reaching the final of the Asian Under-23 Championship on Wednesday.

Villa sign AC Milan goalkeeper Reina on loan until end of season

Thu, Jan. 23, 2020

Aston Villa have signed goalkeeper Pepe Reina from Italian side AC Milan on loan until the end of the season, the Premier League club announced on Monday.