Category: International Sports

Terry ruled out of PSG trip

Terry ruled out of PSG trip

​John Terry has been ruled out of Chelsea’s Champions League game away to Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday. The Chelsea captain injured a hamstring during Saturday’s 5-1 Premier League home win over Newcastle and has not travelled to France despite training on Monday morning. Terry must now wait for his 700th Chelsea appearance, and his absence leaves Guus Hiddink [&hellip

Hat-trick for Suarez in Barca rout

Hat-trick for Suarez in Barca rout

​Luis Suarez hit a hat-trick as Barcelona turned on the style to beat Celta Vigo 6-1 at the Nou Camp. The Catalans took the lead in the 28th minute as Lionel Messi curled in a brilliant free-kick before John Guidetti equalised from the penalty spot six minutes before the break. Suarez gave Barca the lead [&hellip

Man Utd still on track to earn £500m

Man Utd still on track to earn £500m

Manchester United are on track to become the first British club to earn more than £500m in one year despite their lack of success on the pitch. Second-quarter revenues rose by 26.6% to a record £133.8m, with commercial revenues up 42.5% to £66.1m. Broadcast revenue rose 31.3% to £37.3m and sponsorship revenue rose by £1.6m, [&hellip

Valencia held by weakened Barca

Valencia held by weakened Barca

​Gary Neville experienced yet more frustration as a late goal from teenager Wilfrid Kaptoum denied Valencia a much-needed win over Barcelona’s reserves in the Copa del Rey. Alvaro Negredo put Neville’s team on course for their first win over Barca in eight years with his sixth goal of 2016. The former Manchester City striker raced [&hellip

Ogbonna puts Liverpool out

Ogbonna puts Liverpool out

​Angelo Ogbonna scored a last-minute extra-time winner for West Ham as they beat Liverpool 2-1 to make it through to the fifth round of the FA Cup. The defender headed home Dimitri Payet’s free-kick in the 121st minute of the fourth-round replay at Upton Park on Tuesday night. Michail Antonio had given West Ham the [&hellip

Messi set for kidney tests

Messi set for kidney tests

​Barcelona have confirmed Lionel Messi is to undergo medical tests to assess a recurrence of kidney problems. Messi missed the Club World Cup semi-final in December due to a renal colic, an abdominal ailment often related to the presence of kidney stones within renal ducts. Barcelona says in a statement Monday that the tests to [&hellip

Zouma out for six months

Zouma out for six months

Kurt Zouma has been ruled out for six months after scans revealed he suffered cruciate damage on Sunday. The Chelsea defender was stretchered off after his right knee buckled on landing during the second half of a 1-1 draw with Manchester United. And surgery has already been scheduled after the extent of the injury was [&hellip

Ronaldo to see out Real contract

Ronaldo to see out Real contract

​Cristiano Ronaldo says he wants to see out the final two years of his contract at Real Madrid before deciding on his next step. The former Manchester United forward’s deal at the Bernabeu runs out in June 2018 but there has been speculation over his future, and whether he will call an early halt to [&hellip

Terry: No dialogue with club

Terry: No dialogue with club

​John Terry insists he wants to remain at Chelsea but says there still has been no discussions with the club’s management over a new deal. The former England skipper announced after Chelsea’s 5-1 FA Cup win over MK Dons last Sunday that the club were not planning to renew his contract and that he was likely to [&hellip

Barca hit seven past Valencia

Barca hit seven past Valencia

Luis Suarez scored four and Lionel Messi three as Barcelona thrashed Gary Neville’s Valencia 7-0 to all but book their place in the Copa del Rey final. Neville’s five-game unbeaten run in the competition came to a shuddering halt as Suarez scored twice in the opening 12 minutes of the semi-final first leg, before Messi [&hellip