Soccer

Azpilicueta talks FIWC, team-mates' FIFA skills and his favourite club

Azpilicueta welcomes 32 Grand Finalists to London Chelsea full-back weighs in on team-mates’ FIFA skills “Kante is the worst, Thibaut the best.” Cesar reveals his top choice club for playing FIFA “To see your face in your favourite video game, to be a part of it, it’s really emotional,” Cesar Azpilicueta tells FIFA.com while sitting in the SkyLoft – a ...

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Guinea out to cause a shock in India

Guinea knocked out in the first round at Chile 2015 Qualified for India 2017 after finishing third at the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Djibril Fandje Toure scored six goals at the competition to win the Golden Boot The Ebola virus struck Guinea hard between 2014 and 2016, claiming the lives of 2,543 people and sending thousands others to hospital. ...

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Williams: Soca Warriors ready to bounce back

Trinidad and Tobago keeper Jan-Michael Williams confident of World Cup turnaround Caribbean side bottom of the CONCACAF Hexagonal standings Soca Warriors home to Honduras (1 September), away to Panama (5 September) It has been a challenging time for Trinidad and Tobago during the Hexagonal stage of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. With only one win from their ...

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Jesse Lingard sees no limit to Manchester United potential this season

Jesse Lingard believes “anything is possible” at Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United this season. The three years that immediately followed Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement were as frustrating as they were uninspiring for the Old Trafford faithful, but the club now appear to be back on an upward trajectory. EFL Cup, C… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END ...

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Ilkay Gundogan returns from injury in Manchester City friendly against Girona

Ilkay Gundogan made his first appearance in eight months as Manchester City lost a friendly 1-0 against Girona in Spain. The German midfielder has been recovering from the serious knee injury sustained against Watford in December, but following his run-out on the Costa Brava, replacing Phil Foden after 71 minutes, Gundo… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT ...

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Burnley make payment pledge to travelling fans for derby showdown

Burnley will pay for coach travel for all away fans at next week’s east Lancashire derby against Blackburn. The fierce rivals have been drawn against each other in the Carabao Cup second round, with the Premier League Clarets heading to Ewood Park next Wednesday. Burnley have been allocated 5,000 tickets for the mat… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON ...

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Man City back in for Sanchez?

Man City are preparing to bid £60m for Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez before the transfer window closes, according to the Daily Telegraph. Arsene Wenger is determined to hold onto the Chilean forward, but the fear is that they will lose him when his contract runs out next summer and Pep Guardiola is keen to take the opportun… Premier League Football News ...

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Fernando Llorente back in training but will miss Manchester United clash

Swansea striker Fernando Llorente has returned to training after fracturing his arm but will not be considered for Manchester United’s Premier League visit on Saturday. Llorente missed Swansea’s league opener at Southampton with an injury sustained while cycling on a family holiday. The 32-year-old will miss Unite… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO ...

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London's football history: Wembley Stadium

Original Wembley, then named ‘The Empire Stadium’ opened in 1923 Renovated Wembley Stadium opened in 2007, on site of old ground Has hosted 1966 FIFA World Cup™ Final, European Cup finals and FA Cup Finals London will welcome the stars of the footballing world on Monday 23 October, when the city plays host to The Best FIFA Football Awards™. It ...

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Defender Florian Lejeune faces weeks on sidelines with ankle ligament damage

Newcastle defender Florian Lejeune is facing weeks on the sidelines after being injured in a challenge by England striker Harry Kane. The Magpies have confirmed that the Frenchman, an £8.7million summer signing from Spanish club Eibar, suffered ankle ligament damage in the incident during Sunday’s 2-0 Premier League defe… Premier League Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF ...

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