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I deserve Ballon d’Or, Ronaldo hits out

Cristiano Ronaldo is convinced he should have won this year’s Ballon d’Or, rather than finishing as runner-up to ex-Real Madrid team-mate Luka Modric. Ronaldo Modric ended Ronaldo and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi’s decade-long dominance of the prestigious award  when he claimed the prize after winning a third successive...
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Champions League: Who needs what in final round

The Champions League goes into its final round of group games this week with 12 teams already assured of featuring in the last 16 and seven others battling for the remaining four places. Schalke’s Argelian midfielder Nabil Bentaleb (2ndR) and teammates react at the end of the UEFA...
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African players in Europe: Salah ‘one of the best in the world’

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe called Egyptian Mohamed Salah “one of the best (footballers) in the world” after he scored a hat-trick for Liverpool against his club at the weekend. Liverpool’s Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (R) takes the ball around Bournemouth’s Bosnian-Herzegovinian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (L0 in the build-up...
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Villarreal sack coach Calleja

Villarreal on Monday, sacked coach Javi Calleja with the club three points above the relegation zone in La Liga, the club said. A former Villarreal midfielder, Calleja took over as coach in September 2017, leading the Yellow Submarine to a fifth-place finish and Europa League football last season....
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Struggling Villarreal sack coach Calleja

Javier Calleja has been sacked as coach by struggling Villarreal after winning just three matches this season, the Spanish Liga club announced on Monday. Javier Calleja The ‘Yellow Submarine’ lost 3-2 at home to Celta Vigo at the weekend and now sit one place and three points above...
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Atlanta United beat Portland to win MLS Cup

Atlanta United FC used a distinctly Latin flair to win the Major League Soccer (MLS) Cup final on Saturday, beating Portland Timbers 2-0 to bring the city a rare professional sporting trophy. Atlanta United FC fans celebrate after defeating the Portland Timbers in the 2018 MLS Cup championship...
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