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Europa League offers last chance for Arsene Wenger to sign off a winner

Arsenal have little time to digest Arsene Wenger’s long-awaited decision to end his 22-year reign as a Europa League semi-final with Atletico Madrid offers the outgoing manager a chance to salvage some of his lost credit with the club’s fans.

Europa League Semis: Arsenal draw Atletico Madrid, Olympique Marseille to battle RB Salzburg

Arsenal have been drawn against Spanish side Atletico Madrid while French Ligue 1 outfit Olympique Marseille will face Red Bull Salzburg of Austria in the semi-finals of the 2017/2018 UEFA Europa League.

William Troost-Ekong sent off in Galatasaray’s demolition of Bursaspor

William Troost-Ekong was sent off in Galatasaray’s 5-0 demolition of Bursaspor at the Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleksi Turk Telekom Stadyumu in a Turkish Super Lig encounter.

Barcelona visit presents Champions League stage Antonio Conte craves

Barcelona's visit to Chelsea on Tuesday gives Antonio Conte the perfect opportunity to reaffirm his stature as one of Europe's greatest coaches.

Lukas Podolski named captain for Japan’s Vissel Kobe

German World Cup winner Lukas Podolski has been named captain of Japan’s Vissel Kobe football club for the coming season, the team announced Friday.

Major January transfers in Europe

AFP Sport rounds up some of the most notable deals to have happened in Europe as the January window prepares to slam shut on Wednesday.

Manchester United beat Barcelona, Real Madrid in annual revenue

Manchester United grossed the biggest revenue of any European club in the 2016 financial year after a 32 percent increase propelled them above Real Madrid and FC Barcelona, UEFA say.

Arda Turan joins Turkey’s Basaksehir

Turkish international midfielder Arda Turan said Monday he could not wait to return to first-team football with Basaksehir in Istanbul after a stint at Barcelona largely spent on the sidelines.

Barcelona’s Arda Turan in talks with Istanbul Basaksehir

Turkish league leaders Istanbul Basaksehir are in talks with Barcelona to bring midfielder Arda Turan back to Turkey, the Super Lig club said on Wednesday.

Nigel de Jong signs short-term deal with Mainz

Since then, he has played for AC Milan and the LA Galaxy until signing a two-year deal with Galatasaray in August 2016. After appearing in 24 games last season, he has not played at all this season

Wesley Sneijder confirms Qatar move after Nice misadventure

The Netherlands international, who joined Nice in August after being released from his Galatasaray contract, started only four league games this season.

Emmanuel Eboue hired by Galatasaray as youth coach – reports

Emmanuel Eboue, who had recently made shocking revelations that he was on the brink of suicide due to financial troubles, is reported to have been drafted as an assistant coach for Galatasaray Sports Club.

Emperor Terim to manage Galatasaray for 4th time

Turkish football icon Fatih Terim will Friday return to Istanbul giants Galatasaray for a fourth stint, following the dismissal of Croatian coach Igor Tudor.

Jose Mourinho fears Marouane Fellaini could quit Manchester United

Jose Mourinho admitted Friday he is growing ever more anxious about the prospect of losing Belgian international Marouane Fellaini as the midfielder's contract talks with Manchester United drag on.

Emmanuel Adebayor scores hat-trick as Istanbul Başakşehir thrash Galatasaray

Emmanuel Adebayor scored a hat-trick in Istanbul Başakşehir’s 5-1 thrashing of Galatasaray in Saturday’s Turkish Super Lig top-of-the-table encounter.

Leonardo Bonucci didn’t leave Juventus because of Massimiliano Allegri – Giuseppe Marotta

Giuseppe Marotta insists Leonardo Bonucci did not leave Juventus because of coach Massimiliano Allegri, while revealing that he clashed with Dani Alves over his move to Paris Saint-Germain.

This is my biggest season ever – Alhaji Gero

Alhaji Gero has hailed the just-concluded season in Sweden as his best-ever after Ostersunds FK finished fifth and are in line to qualify for the knockout rounds of the UEFA Europa League.

Fellaini’s Man United form down to confidence – Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says Marouane Fellaini's strong recent form is "because he feels I respect him as a player."

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New Juventus centre-back Matthijs de Ligt has refuted claims that money played a big part in his high-profile move to Italy this month.

Report: Real Madrid offered the chance to sign Juventus star by Mino Raiola

Super-agent Mino Raiola has offered the services of Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt to Real Madrid, a report from Defensa Central claims.
Arsenal are hoping to ‘nick’ Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight world title clash with Kubrat Pulev from North London rivals Tottenham, Eddie Hearn has admitted.

Coronavirus: Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev heavyweight title fight postponed, promoters announce

The world heavyweight title fight between Briton Anthony Joshua and IBF’s mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev of Bulgaria originally scheduled for June 20 has been postponed, promoters Matchroom Boxing said on Friday.

Coronavirus: Nigeria private sector coalition contribution hits N19.4 billion

The Nigeria Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has so far realised N19.4 billion to help fight COVID-19 pandemic.
World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has expressed appreciation to the Consul General of Nigeria in New York, Mr Benaoyagha Okoyen, for psyching him up to reclaim his titles.

Anthony Joshua names Wladimir Klitschko hardest puncher he’s ever faced

Anthony Joshua insists Andy Ruiz Jr isn’t the hardest puncher he’s faced, despite the Mexican-American handing him his first career defeat last year.
Chelsea have reportedly made contact with the agent of Philippe Coutinho over a proposed summer move for the out-of-favour Barcelona winger.

Chelsea make contact over Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho

Chelsea have reportedly made contact with the agent of Philippe Coutinho over a proposed summer move for the out-of-favour Barcelona winger.