Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez WILL NOT represent Mexico at World Cup, says Tata Martino

Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez WILL NOT represent Mexico at World Cup, says Tata Martino

Mexico have four centre-forwards in training for their World Cup warm-up games this week but will only take three strikers to Qatar and Javier Hernandez will not be in any squad, coach Tata Martino confirmed on Tuesday night. Martino ruled ‘Chicharito’ out of a fourth World Cup appearance while speaking on the pitch at the … Read more

SVEN-GORAN ERIKSON: Gareth Southgate must ditch Harry Maguire and Luke Shaw

SVEN-GORAN ERIKSON: Gareth Southgate must ditch Harry Maguire and Luke Shaw

Sven-Goran Eriksson has warned England manager Gareth Southgate against selecting Manchester United duo Harry Maguire and Luke Shaw for the World Cup because they are not playing regularly. Both defenders were dropped by United manager Erik ten Hag after a shaky start to the Premier League season and failed to reclaim their places from Lisandro … Read more

Barcelona threaten legal action over leaked details of Lionel Messi’s contract

Barcelona threaten legal action over leaked details of Lionel Messi’s contract

7:56 p.m. BST Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have threatened legal action against a Spanish newspaper that leaked details of the club’s 2020 contract negotiations with Lionel Messi. On Wednesday, El Mundo published a series of requests Messi made to the club to renew his deal at the Camp Nou as he entered the final … Read more

Former USMNT coach and current New England Revolution boss Bruce Arena SURPRISED by fans on his birthday

Former USMNT coach and current New England Revolution boss Bruce Arena SURPRISED by fans on his birthday

Former USMNT coach and current New England Revolution coach Bruce Arena gets bashed by fans on his 71st birthday … as tweet about ‘legendary’ manager from national team account goes horribly wrong. Bruce Arena turned 71 on Wednesday and the USMNT account wished him a happy birthday But some fans were not happy to see … Read more

“Come to Udinese Ronaldo” The Italian team sent an invitation to Cristiano Ronaldo

“Come to Udinese Ronaldo” The Italian team sent an invitation to Cristiano Ronaldo

‘Come to Udinese Ronaldo’ The Italian club capitalized on their flying start to the season by sending out an invitation on Twitter for Cristiano Ronaldo to join the Serie A side Udinese take to Twitter to extend invitation to Cristiano Ronaldo to join club Goalkeeper Marco Silvestri had made the first game to jokingly ask … Read more

a cycle of promise and then injury setbacks

a cycle of promise and then injury setbacks

12:30 p.m. BST Rob DawsonCorrespondent Phil Jones was one of five players selected to represent England at both the 2014 and 2018 World Cups, but when Gareth Southgate sits down to pick his Qatar 2022 squad, he will be nowhere near the conversation. 2 Related The 30-year-old defender is currently unable to play for Manchester … Read more

Chelsea: Todd Boehly ‘doesn’t understand why Marina Granovskaia didn’t sign Aurelien Tchouameni’

Chelsea: Todd Boehly ‘doesn’t understand why Marina Granovskaia didn’t sign Aurelien Tchouameni’

Chelsea owner Todd Boehly “doesn’t understand why ex-head of transfers Marina Granovskaia signed Saul Niguez over Aurelien Tchouameni last year” with the Blues facing a midfield crisis as N’Golo Kante and Jorginho enter the final year of their contracts . Todd Boehly ‘wondered why Chelsea didn’t bid for Aurelien Tchouameni’ The American tycoon, 49, took … Read more

Cristian Romero and Lisandro Martinez left ‘MINORS to join Argentina in US due to visa issues’

Cristian Romero and Lisandro Martinez left ‘MINORS to join Argentina in US due to visa issues’

Cristian Romero and Lisandro Martinez left ‘ONLY to link up with the Argentina team in the US due to visa issues’ after the US Embassy in London was closed on Monday due to the Queen’s funeral … but the duo ‘will fly out TODAY after classification of applications back to the country’ Lisandro Martinez and … Read more

Guus Hiddink arrives at the Socceroos camp ahead of the World Cup farewell

Guus Hiddink arrives at the Socceroos camp ahead of the World Cup farewell

Graham Arnold’s “crazy thinking” has manifested into a serious Socceroos morale boost after Guus Hiddink arrived in camp for their World Cup farewell clash in Brisbane. The former coach will lead the bench as Arnold’s assistant on Thursday against New Zealand at Suncorp Stadium in a role reversal of Australia’s famous trip to the last … Read more