Home / Soccer (page 151)

Soccer

Portugal targets 'Russia football gang'

European and Portuguese police say they have dismantled a mainly Russian criminal gang laundering money through football in Portugal. EU law enforcement agency Europol said the gang purchased football clubs and then used them as a front for an opaque ...

Read More »

Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City (agg 1-0)

Manchester City failed to reach their first Champions League final after an uninspiring semi-final second-leg display at 10-time winners Real Madrid. After a goalless draw in the first leg, Real took the lead when Gareth Bale’s cross deflected off City’s ...

Read More »

Atletico success like a movie – Simeone

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says his side’s “thrilling” Champions League semi-final success over Bayern Munich was like the final moments in a movie. The Spanish club, beaten finalists under Argentine Simeone in 2014, will play Manchester City or Real ...

Read More »

'Media try to paint picture of fear'

It is very hard not to be overawed when you step out on to the pitch at the Bernabeu for the first time and look around you – the stadium just keeps going up and up for what feels like ...

Read More »

Rich will rule for 20 years – Ranieri

Media playback is not supported on this device Leicester City’s Premier League title triumph will be hard to repeat because the richest teams almost always succeed, says manager Claudio Ranieri. Leicester’s squad was assembled for £57m, the cheapest of any ...

Read More »

Rich will rule for 20 years – Ranieri

Media playback is not supported on this device Leicester City’s Premier League title triumph will be hard to repeat because the richest teams almost always succeed, says manager Claudio Ranieri. Leicester’s squad was assembled for £57m, the cheapest of any ...

Read More »

Leicester 'can make £150m from PL title'

Leicester City are set for a potential £150m boost for winning the Premier League title, analysts at sports data and marketing firm Repucom have said. The sum comprises Premier League prize money, Champions League participation cash, and increased match day ...

Read More »

Leicester 'can make £150m from PL title'

Leicester City are set for a potential £150m boost for winning the Premier League title, analysts at sports data and marketing firm Repucom have said. The sum comprises Premier League prize money, Champions League participation cash, and increased match day ...

Read More »

23 players, £82m spent, 1 league title

From 5,000-1 outsiders to champions with two matches to spare – the Leicester City story is surely the most remarkable in Premier League history. Here, we take a look at how they defied the odds in a transformation that took ...

Read More »

VIDEO: Leicester players celebrate title moment

Leicester City defender Christian Fuchs has posted a video showing the moment his team became Premier League champions. The footage, uploaded to Fuchs’ official twitter account, was recorded as the players watched the match live at striker Jamie Vardy’s house. ...

Read More »