Arsenal reached the last 16 of the Europa League by comfortably seeing off BATE Borisov 3-0 on Thursday and overturning a first-leg deficit that had threatened one of the tournament favourites with elimination.
The 2019/20 English Premier League season will begin on Saturday, August 10, officials announced Thursday, with the transfer window closing two days earlier.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was fined £45,000 ($59,000) by the Football Association on Thursday for suggesting referee Kevin Friend had favoured West Ham in his side’s 1-1 draw at the London Stadium earlier this month.
Croatia’s fugitive football strongman Zdravko Mamic was hit with new charges Thursday of embezzling more than two million euros ($2.3 million) from his Zagreb team, prosecutors and local media said.
Paris Saint-Germain are hoping a new shirt sponsorship deal with the French multinational Accor will help them as the Qatar-owned club battle to meet UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules.
Harry Kane was Thursday labelled an “animal” by Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino as the striker battles to prove his fitness in time for Tottenham’s weekend clash with Burnley.
Manchester City said Thursday that one of their fans was “in a critical condition in hospital” following an alleged assault after their Champions League match against Schalke.
Manager Neil Warnock said Thursday he is confident that Cardiff will deal with the payment issue over late Argentine striker Emiliano Sala “in the right way”, admitting the matter could have been better handled.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s arrival in Turin last summer had been hailed as a masterstroke on the part of the Italian giants in their bid to end their 23-year wait to lift the Champions League title.
Cristiano Ronaldo taunted them with five twiddling fingers, one for each of his Champions League medals, but Atletico Madrid left believing they were closer to the next one.