Diego Maradona named head coach of Gimnasia

Legendary Argentine forward Diego Maradona has been named manager of Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata until…

Cafu: Brazil legend’s son Danilo dies during football match

Danilo Feliciano de Moraes has died after suffering a heart attack while playing football with friends…

Indonesia v Malaysia: Fans clash before World Cup qualifier

Indonesian and Malaysian fans have clashed before their opening qualifying match for the 2022 World Cup.…

Toxic chemicals found in soil at proposed Inter Miami stadium site

David Beckham’s Inter Miami project hit a stumbling block as the proposed site for the club’s…

Honduras: Three dead in pre-match riots

Three people have been killed in clashes between rival supports in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Fans of rival…

Diego Forlán retires following 21-year playing career

Diego Forlán has announced his immediate retirement from football. The former Uruguay striker is hanging up…

Chemnitzer FC captain sacked for neo-nazi sympathies

German third division side Chemnitzer FC have sacked their club captain after the player ‘openly displayed’…

Algeria win Africa Cup of Nations

Algeria have won the Africa Cup of Nations thanks to a bizarre deflected goal in the…

British fan detained in UAE lodges human rights complaint with UN

A football fan has lodged a human rights complaint with the UN. Ali Issa Ahmad claims…

Afcon: Last-gasp free-kick sends Algeria to final

Riyad Mahrez was the star of the show as his late free-kick secured victory for Algeria…