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Football teams Premier League referees support, including Leeds United, Newcastle and...

famous fans After Mike Dean's joyous celebrations for Tranmere Rovers, find out which team every Premier League ref supports Mike Dean’s wild celebrations at the...

Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool De Ligt talks, Man Utd eye £105m...

Transfer news LIVE | Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest rumours and gossipMonday, May 20Man Utd are ready...

Gunmen Storm Hotel Viewing Centre, Open Fire On Football Fans In...

At least one person has been confirmed killed and several others injured after an attack by gunmen at a hotel in Jos, Plateau...

Man City news: Pundit reveals ONE team can challenge Pep Guardiola’s...

That’s the view of former Reds defender Steve Nicol.City won the FA Cup yesterday with an incredible 6-0 win over Watford at Wembley...

Real Valladolid vs. Valencia – Football Match Report – May 18,...

Rodrigo helped Valencia clinch Champions League football. OSCAR DEL POZO/AFP/Getty ImagesValencia secured Champions League football for the second year in a row by winning...

OAU student reportedly slumps, dies during football match – Punch Newspapers

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo. A 300 level Microbiology student of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, reportedly slumped and died during a football match between...

LAFC vs. FC Dallas – Football Match Report – May 16,...

Carlos Vela continued his early onslaught with his 13th goal of the season, and LAFC controlled proceedings throughout their 2-0 victory over visiting...

Seattle Sounders FC vs. Orlando City SC – Football Match Report...

Raul Ruidiaz, regaining his form after missing five matches because of injury, scored the opening goal as the Seattle Sounders remained undefeated at...

Leeds United v Derby County: Championship play-off semi-final – live! |...

3.21pm EDT 15:21 36 min: Bamford dribbles a shot straight at Roos from 18 yards. 3.20pm EDT 15:20 34 min: Leeds are utterly dominant at the moment. Dallas...

DC United vs. Sporting Kansas City – Football Match Report –...

Paul Arriola fired a shot from a step outside the box in the 78th minute to lift D.C. United past short-handed Sporting Kansas...

Man Utd transfer news: Star players appear to wave goodbye to...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side finished their season with a limp 2-0 defeat at home to relegated Cardiff City.A double from Nathaniel Mendez-Laing was...

Girona vs. Levante – Football Match Report – May 12, 2019

Girona were left facing relegation from La Liga on Sunday after losing 2-1 in a dramatic encounter with fellow strugglers Levante, who sealed...

LIVE BLOG: Follow all the action with confirmed line-ups, video goals...

By Fraser Crawford on May 12, 2019 ...

Liverpool fans will HATE what Brighton players did in lead up...

That is according to ESPN FC presenter Adrian Healey.Brighton head into the visit of Manchester City with very little to play for themselves.The...

FC Cincinnati vs. Montreal Impact – Football Match Report – May...

Allan Cruz and Fatai Alashe each scored goals as FC Cincinnati presented interim coach Yoann Damet with a win his coaching debut on...

Atalanta vs. Genoa – Football Match Report – May 11, 2019

Atalanta took another big step towards their first Champions League participation when a 2-1 over Genoa lifted them to third in Serie A...

Manchester City forward picks up Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the...

STERLING EFFORT Sterling has had a superb season for club and country, with the 24-year-old also doing some impressive work off the pitch fighting...

Ajax 2-3 Tottenham (agg:3-3): Champions League semi-final, second leg – as...

5.34pm EDT 17:34 Lads, that was Tottenham. The 2019 version, that is. Seconds away from being knocked out, Dele Alli played a cute pass to...

Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona (4-3 agg): Champions League semi-final – live reaction! |...

5.12pm EDT 17:12 Match report: Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona (Agg: 4-3) Daniel Taylor was at Anfield to chronicle an astonishing victory for Liverpool as they overturned a...

Manchester City v Leicester: Premier League – live! | Football

2.03pm EDT 14:03 The teams! Here are tonight’s line-ups. Phil Foden, as you can see, starts for the home side: Man City: Ederson, Walker, Kompany, Laporte, Zinchenko,...

Lazio vs. Atalanta – Football Match Report – May 5, 2019

By Alasdair MackenzieROME, May 5 (Reuters) - Atalanta took a big step towards Champions League qualification with a 3-1 win at Lazio in...

Colorado Rapids vs. Vancouver Whitecaps – Football Match Report – May...

Substitute Andy Rose scored in the 87th minute to lift the Whitecaps to a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Rapids after Vancouver gave...

Pep Guardiola expects Liverpool to bounce back from Barcelona defeat |...

Pep Guardiola is sure Liverpool will respond to defeat at Barcelona by beating Newcastle United and so maintain the pressure on Manchester City...

Paper Talk: Friday’s football transfer rumours and gossip, including Ryan Sessegnon...

Get all the latest football gossip from the day's back pagesSporting Life · ColumnistLast Updated06:30 · May 03, 2019 · 3...

The FOUR words from Arsene Wenger that will offer Liverpool fans...

The Reds’ hopes of a second successive Champions League final appearance were dealt a Lionel Messi-directed sucker-punch last night at the Nou Camp.Having...

Monterrey vs. U.A.N.L – Football Match Report – May 1, 2019

Nicolas Sanchez's first-half penalty was enough to secure the CONCACAF Champions League title for Monterrey. Angel Cervantes/Jam Media/Getty ImagesMONTERREY, Mexico -- Monterrey could only...

What is at stake in the Premier League and Football League...

The final English Football League promotion and relegation places will be decided this week, while Manchester City have the first chance to wrap...

Barcelona v Liverpool: Champions League semi-final, first leg – live! |...

Barcelona: ter Stegen, Sergi Roberto, Pique, Lenglet, Jordi Alba, Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Vidal, Messi, Suarez, Coutinho. Subs: Cillessen, Nelson Semedo, Arthur, Dembele, Malcom, Umtiti,...

Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax: Champions League semi-final, first leg – live!...

4.17pm EDT 16:17 53 min: Tottenham have been quicker into the tackle since the restart, and the crowd are responding in kind. Next step: give...

Montpellier vs. Paris Saint-Germain – Football Match Report – April 30,...

Montpellier veteran Souleymane Camara netted a late winner as they came from behind to beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-2 in Ligue 1 on Tuesday...

Virgil van Dijk and Vivianne Miedema named PFA players of the...

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Vivianne Miedema of Arsenal have been crowned Professional Footballers’ Association players of the year for the 2018-19 season,...

Leicester City 3-0 Arsenal: Premier League – as it happened |...

9.24am EDT 09:24 Thanks for reading and goodbye: here’s the match report from Stuart James Jamie Vardy double seals Leicester victory over 10-man Arsenal 8.58am EDT 08:58 Do join...

Houston Dynamo vs. Columbus Crew SC – Football Match Report –...

The Houston Dynamo defeated visiting Columbus 2-0 on Saturday to extend Crew SC's losing streak to four matches.The Dynamo (5-1-1) set the team...

Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Newcastle United – Football Match Report...

Brighton & Hove Albion boosted their chances of staying in the Premier League after battling to a 1-1 draw with Newcastle United at...

Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 West Ham United: Premier League – as it...

9.48am EDT 09:48 Mauricio Pochettino’s verdict. “I am very disappointed. We all feel disappointed. It was tough, we knew it was going to be tough....

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will drop ONE star against Barcelona –...

That is according to Sky Sports pundit and Manchester United legend Gary Neville.Sturridge was handed just his third Premier League start against Huddersfield...

Football Fan Loses Finger While Celebrating Club’s Promotion – Channels Television

FC Twente’s supporters celebrate with their team (file photo). Credit: AFP A fan of Dutch team FC Twente lost a finger when he clambered...

Tottenham 1-0 Brighton: Premier League – as it happened | Football

5.16pm EDT 17:16 Meanwhile David Hytner was at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for this one. His report has landed, and that’s my cue to say...

Shanghai SIPG vs. Sydney FC – Football Match Report – April...

Sydney FC just about kept alive their AFC Champions League campaign with a 2-2 away draw to Chinese champions Shanghai SIPG on Tuesday.The...

Napoli vs. Atalanta – Football Match Report – April 22, 2019

Atalanta surged into contention for a top-four finish in Serie A with a 2-1 victory at Napoli on Monday.While second-placed Napoli have 67...

Stoke v Norwich, Hull v Sheffield United and more: Football League...

A football match. Two days rest. Another football match. There are some hangovers that last longer than the time our beloved Football League...

LAFC vs. Seattle Sounders FC – Football Match Report – April...

Carlos Vela scored a goal either side of half-time as LAFC beat the Seattle Sounders to improve on its league-leading point total in...

Philadelphia Union vs. Montreal Impact – Football Match Report – April...

Cory Burke, Jamiro Monteiro, and Alejandro Bedoya all scored to give the Philadelphia Union a 3-0 win over the visiting Montreal Impact on...

Guingamp vs. Marseille – Football Match Report – April 20, 2019

PARIS, April 20 (Reuters) - Olympique de Marseille kept their remote hopes of qualifying for next season’s Champions League alive with a 3-1...

PFA Player of the Year award shortlists revealed | Football

Premier League title rivals Liverpool and Manchester City dominate the six-man shortlist for the Professional Footballers’ Association men’s Player of the Year award,...

Nantes vs. Paris Saint-Germain – Football Match Report – April 17,...

Paris Saint-Germain missed another opportunity to seal their eighth Ligue 1 title when their much-changed side were beaten 3-2 at strugglers Nantes on...

Juventus 1-2 Ajax (2-3 agg): Champions League quarter-final – live reaction...

This isn’t supposed to be possible in an age of unprecedented media coverage of European football, is it? We tend to think we...

Chievo Verona vs. Napoli – Football Match Report – April 14,...

By Alasdair MackenzieApril 14 (Reuters) - Napoli postponed Juventus's march to the Serie A title and consigned Chievo to relegation with a 3-1...

Crystal Palace 1-3 Manchester City: Premier League – live! | Football

44 min: Palace – somehow – still only trail by a single goal. Totally free of any Palace pressure, Gündogan leisurely flights a...

Marseille vs. Nimes – Football Match Report – April 13, 2019

Olympique de Marseille kept alive their slim hopes of clinching a Champions League qualifying spot when two late goals by Valere Germain and...

New York City FC vs. Montreal Impact – Football Match Report...

Evan Bush made four saves and the visiting Montreal Impact clamped down defensively to earn a 0-0 tie over struggling New York City...

Manchester City vs. Brighton & Hove Albion – Football Match Preview...

April 6 (Reuters) - Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne is unsure if he can get back to his best for the reigning Premier...

Southampton v Liverpool: Premier League – live! | Football

3.01pm EDT15:01 2 min “Wakes up at 6.45am in Wellington, New Zealand, rubs hands... and hands only...” says Nick Close. “Liverpool to be two...

Danny Rose: England and Tottenham left-back ‘can’t wait’ to retire from...

GET ME OUT Rose has suffered from racial abuse on occasions throughout his career, most recently during England's Euro 2020 qualifier at Montenegro last...

Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League – live! | Football

3.31pm EDT15:31 45 min +1: And so of course United nearly take the lead again, Pogba forcing the ball down the inside-right channel to...

Man watching football shot dead by SARS in Lagos – Punch...

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe Tragedy struck on Olu Aboderin Street, Onipetesi area of Lagos State, on Sunday as Special Anti-Robbery Squad operatives of the Lagos State...

LA Galaxy vs. Portland Timbers – Football Match Report – March...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic delivered two goals from the penalty spot to mark a triumphant return from injury as the LA Galaxy earned a 2-1...

Premier League team news and more: weekend football countdown – live!...

Premier League team news and more: weekend football countdown – live!  The GuardianPremier League news conferences - including Tottenham, Arsenal, Liverpool & Chelsea -...

Leigh Griffiths set to return to training following break from football...

COMING BACK The striker, who also plays for the Scottish national team, will begin his "phased return" at the club's Lennoxtown training complex this...

Raheem Sterling has ‘won people over with his football’, Stuart Pearce...

Former England international Stuart Pearce has heaped huge praise on Raheem Sterling following the forward’s splendid display against the Czech Republic. Sterling scored a...

England v Czech Republic: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! | Football

5.35pm EDT17:35 89 min: Hudso-Odoi is down, having collided with Vydra. He looks to have fallen awkwardly on his side, the area he’s clutching. 5.34pm...

Friday’s big football transfer rumours: Real Madrid could turn to West...

What the papers say West Ham forward Felipe Anderson has been earmarked as an alternative buy for Real Madrid if they fail to acquire...

Kazakhstan 3-0 Scotland: Euro 2020 qualifier – as it happened |...

1.26pm EDT13:26 And here is the match report in case you want to another angle on a chastening ordeal for Scotland. Scotland humiliated by Kazakhstan...

Callum Hudson-Odoi called into England squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers |...

Callum Hudson-Odoi has been promoted to Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the forthcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Montenegro, with...

Real Betis v Barcelona: La Liga live! | Football

4.08pm EDT16:08 21 min Bartra makes another vital interception, this time from Messi’s return pass towards Suarez. 4.05pm EDT16:05 GOAT! Betis 0-1 Barcelona (Messi 18) Messi slams...

Fulham 1-2 Liverpool: Premier League – live reaction! | Football

12.32pm EDT12:32 I’ll leave you with our match report from Craven Cottage. Thanks for your company - bye! Liverpool go back to the top after...

Richarlison reveals why he almost quit football to sell ice creams...

The Brazilian is the Toffees’ joint-top scorer this season with 12 goals following a £35m move from Watford last summer. His exploits early on...

Hertha Berlin vs. Borussia Dortmund – Football Match Report – March...

Borussia Dortmund celebrate their dramatic late winner at Hertha Berlin. Getty ImagesMarco Reus scored a stoppage-time winner as Borussia Dortmund completed a 3-2 comeback...

Watford v Crystal Palace: FA Cup quarter-final – live! | Football

Mariappa, out on the Watford right, dozes over a clearance. He’s charged down by Batshuayi, who tears down the Palace left, cuts into...

Dynamo Kiev vs. Chelsea – Football Match Preview – March 14,...

March 14 (Reuters) - Chelsea Maurizio Sarri has expressed unhappiness with the pitch at Kiev's NSC Olympic Stadium ahead of his team's Europa...

Barcelona v Lyon: Champions League last 16, second leg – live! |...

4.37pm EDT16:37 35 min “Did anyone ever see such greats as Matthews, Best, Pele or Eusebio take a dive?” says Duncan Edwards. “Very poor...

Football news – Manchester City destroy Schalke to ease into last...

Manchester City eased into the Champions League quarter-finals with a 7-0 drubbing of Schalke for...

Zinedine Zidane: ‘I want to put Real Madrid back where it...

“I am very happy to be back, the most important thing is that. As the president says I am happy to be coming...

Everton boss charged by Football Association for angry confrontation with Lee...

IN TROUBLE An irate Silva approached the referee and his assistants as Everton lost 3-2 in a game where they let slip a 2-0...

Sassuolo vs. Napoli – Football Match Report – March 10, 2019

MILAN, March 10 (Reuters) - A late Lorenzo Insigne goal rescued a 1-1 draw for second-placed Napoli at Sassuolo in Serie A on...

Central Coast Mariners vs. Wellington Phoenix FC – Football Match Report...

Wellington Phoenix went goal crazy on Saturday night, scoring eight in a brilliant win at Central Coast Mariners. Ashley Feder/Getty ImagesThe storm clouds swirling...

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Ex-Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane looks to be in high demand, with his former club, Chelsea and Juventus all hoping...

Borussia Dortmund v Tottenham: Champions League last 16 – live! | Football

2.12pm EST14:12 Borussia Dortmund v Tottenham line-ups Borussia Dortmund: Burki, Wolf, Akanji, Weigl, Diallo, Sancho, Reus, Witsel, Gotze, Guerreiro, Alcacer. Subs: Hitz, Zagadou, Hakimi, Delaney, Pulisic,...

WIN! A £500 Deacon Jones flooring voucher and a round of...

To give you a hand with getting a home refresh, Deacon Jones have teamed up with talkSPORT to give you the chance to...

Fulham v Chelsea: Premier League – live! | Football

9.39am EST09:39 33 min: Higuaín should add a third for Chelsea – but fluffs his lines! Jorginho floats a weighted pass in behind a...

Melbourne City FC vs. Perth Glory – Football Match Report –...

Diego Castro completed the comeback as Perth claimed a draw against Melbourne. Mike Owen/Getty ImagesMelbourne City coach Warren Joyce admitted the dramatic 2-2 draw...

Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Huddersfield Town – Football Match Report...

A 79th-minute header from Florin Andone secured Brighton their first Premier League win of 2019 as they beat seemingly doomed Huddersfield Town 1-0...

Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal: Premier League – live! | Football

9.05am EST09:05 77 mins: The linesman might have been unsighted, because there were about four other offside Tottenham players blocking his view of Kane...

Today’s football rumours: Zinedine Zidane to land next job this summer?

What the papers say With Claudio Ranieri’s reign over at Fulham, talk is now moving to who is in line to replace him. According to...

Football’s biggest tantrums and strops including Mario Balotelli, Kepa, Cristiano Ronaldo...

Football is certainly an emotive game, tensions can run high and get the better of even the most dedicated professional. From Paul Gascoigne’s World...

Liverpool v Watford, Manchester City v West Ham and more – live!...

4.29pm EST16:29 Scottish Premiership: Down to 10 men after the dismissal of Vykintas Slivka, Hibs take the lead at St Johnstone nonetheless. Mark McNulty...

Borussia Dortmund vs. Bayer Leverkusen – Football Match Report – February...

Borussia Dortmund beat Bayer Leverkusen 3-2 to restore a three-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga on Sunday with their first league...

Chelsea v Manchester City: Carabao Cup final, penalty shootout – live!...

2.14pm EST14:14 Sane ... MISSES! Kepa parries to his right and perhaps he’s about to be vindicated, sort of! 2-2 after three apiece. 2.14pm EST14:14 Emerson...

Atletico Madrid vs. Villarreal – Football Match Report – February 24,...

MADRID, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Alvaro Morata scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid in a 2-0 win at home to Villarreal on...

Newcastle Jets vs. Adelaide United – Football Match Report – February...

Newcastle missed the chance to move just one win outside the A-League top six with a 0-0 draw against Adelaide United at McDonald...

Burnley 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur: Premier League – as it happened | Football

10.06am EST10:06 And that’s your lot. Paul Wilson was our man at Turf Moor. Here’s his take. Thanks for reading! Burnley’s Ashley Barnes hits Spurs’...

Liverpool v Bayern Munich: Champions League last 16 – live! |...

4.29pm EST16:29 72 min: Alexander-Arnold’s delivery is uncharacteristically poor, but Sule needlessly flicks a header behind for a corner. Liverpool look the gift horse...

Chelsea vs. Manchester United – Football Match Report – February 18,...

Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Monday night to book a spot in the FA Cup quarterfinals.A first-half goal and...

Internazionale vs. Sampdoria – Football Match Report – February 17, 2019

Inter Milan ended a turbulent week by beating Sampdoria 2-1 in Serie A on Sunday under the gaze of injured top scorer Mauro...

Real Madrid v Girona: La Liga – live! | Football

7.11am EST07:11 49 min Asensio curls a rubbish free-kick into the wall, and the ball ends up with Benzema on the edge of the...

VfB Stuttgart vs. RB Leipzig – Football Match Report – February...

RB Leipzig's Yussuf Poulsen scored twice as they beat VfB Stuttgart 3-1 in the Bundesliga on Saturday to move within a point of...

Newport County v Manchester City: FA Cup fifth round – live!...

Newport County: Day, Butler, Demetrio, O’Brien, Bennett, Poole, Bakinson, Labadie, Willmott, Matt, Amond: Subs: Townsend, Pipe, Franks, Dolan, Marsh-Brown, Sheehan, McKirdy. Manchester City: Ederson,...

Eric Cantona emerges as favourite to become new director of football...

return of the king Bookmakers expect 'The King' to make a spectacular return to his former club in an administrative role Eric Cantona is the...

Stade Rennes vs. Real Betis – Football Match Report – February...

Diego Lainez scored in the 90th minute to salvage a 3-3 draw for Real Betis against Stade Rennes in Europa League group-of-32 action...

Bate Borisov v Arsenal: Europa League last 32, first leg –...

1.43pm EST13:43 Half time: Bate Borisov 1-0 Arsenal Hands up who predicted that scoreline? No, me either. But there were a few danger signs for...

Tottenham Hotspur v Borussia Dortmund: Champions League – live! | Football

4.44pm EST16:44 84 min: Lucas Moura makes way for Fernando Llorente. The Wembley roof is now frisbeeing halfway down the M4. 4.43pm EST16:43 GOAL! Tottenham Hotspur...

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard: Sarri style suits my philosophy of football

ESPN FC's Mark Ogden explains why he doesn't see a future for Maurizio Sarri and his style of play at Chelsea. ESPN FC's...

Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Burnley – Football Match Report –...

A double from Chris Wood helped Burnley earn a 3-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday, a win that steered Burnley...

Fulham v Manchester United: Premier League – live! | Football

8.41am EST08:41 53 min: The home fans belt out a chorus of “You don’t know what you’re doing” as Ranieri sends on Christie ......

Football League delays decision on Leeds United ‘spying’ controversy

The English Football League (EFL) delayed a decision on the Leeds United "spygate" controversy on Friday as it continues to investigate and seek...

Morelos red card: What happened to Rangers star in Aberdeen battle?...

Rangers and Aberdeen played out a classic at Pittodrie, which ended 4-2 to the visitors.The Scottish Premiership title rivals had both played their...

Barcelona 1-1 Real Madrid: Copa del Rey semi-final, first leg –...

5.02pm EST17:02 That’s all from me. It was an excellent game, particularly in the first half. Real were extremely impressive for an hour and...

West Ham United vs. Liverpool – Football Match Preview – February...

Feb 4 (Reuters) - Liverpool's exit from domestic cup competitions this season gives them the advantage over champions Manchester City in the Premier...

Internazionale vs. Bologna – Football Match Report – February 3, 2019

New Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic enjoyed a debut to remember as a goal from Federico Santander handed them a shock 1-0 Serie A...

Super Bowl: Donald Trump would have ‘hard time’ letting son play...

In an interview broadcast on the biggest day in the NFL calendar, Donald Trump said he would have a “hard time” letting his...

Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle: Premier League – live! | Football

9.06am EST09:06 79 min: Hayden goes off, and comes back on. He’s OK to continue. 9.05am EST09:05 78 min: Before the action restarts, Tottenham replace Lamela...

AFC Bournemouth vs. Chelsea – Football Match Preview – January 30,...

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has said Eden Hazard is free to leave the club if he wants to but...