Russia 2018 in numbers

highlights some of the best stats from Russia 2018 Height, kilometres, shots and save percentages feature So, too, do Messrs Mbappe, Messi, Perisic and Ronaldo 519 centimetres made Luka Modric…

"I'm not a kid, I'm a leader" – Borussia Dortmund and USA star Christian Pulisic

Christian Pulisic now wants to be seen as “a leader” and “the present” of the USA national team with the Borussia Dortmund star determined to steer his country back to…

"I want to do anything I can to help put the Men's National Team back on track" – Werder Bremen and USA forward Josh Sargent

The disappointment of seeing his nation miss out on a place at the FIFA 2018 World Cup behind him, Werder Bremen forward Josh Sargent is determined to play his part…

"I'm hoping to reach my old level" – Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman

But for injury, Kingsley Coman might have had a FIFA World Cup winner's medal around his neck right about now. The France winger was playing regularly for Bayern Munich last…

James Rodriguez set for defining 2018/19 season at Bayern Munich

James Rodriguez is set for his second season as a Bayern Munich player, but when he returns to the Bavarian capital following his post-World Cup vacation, he will find plenty…

Transfer Rater: Perisic to Man United; Higuain to Chelsea?

ESPN FC's Stewart Robson takes a look at the latest rumours in Transfer Rater, featuring Ivan Perisic, Gonzalo Higuain and more. Source link

Gareth Bale can't be the focal point for Real Madrid

ESPN FC's Stewart Robson explains why Real Madrid should explore other options before making Gareth Bale the focal point of the team. Source link

Atletico Madrid have Jan Oblak's future 'under control' – chief

ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti questions if Atletico Madrid would have much of a case against Barcelona for approaching Antoine Griezmann. Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo said he is not worried…

Debutants' coaches depart

Hallgrimsson leaves post as Iceland coach Gomez exits as Panama coach Both led the respective nations to their first-ever World Cup finals Heimir Hallgrimsson has left his role as head…

Hallgrimsson steps down as Iceland coach

Heimir Hallgrimsson has left his role as head coach of the Iceland national team after spending seven years in the position.  Hallgrimsson led Iceland, alongside Swedish coach Lars Lagerback, to…

Barcelona's Eric Abidal followed liver transplant protocol – study

Gab Marcotti says N'Golo Kante wouldn't fit at Barcelona, but Craig Burley and Shaka Hislop think he could be a replacement for Sergio Busquets. Yerry Mina opens up about his…

Barcelona working on Portuguese passport for Philippe Coutinho – source

Yerry Mina opens up about his future with Barcelona, as rumours continue to swirl over a possible move to Everton. Gab Marcotti says N'Golo Kante wouldn't fit at Barcelona, but…

Cahill announces retirement from Socceroos

Australia's Tim Cahill retires from international football Cahill is the Socceroos' all-time leading goalscorer (50) First Australian to play in four World Cups Australia's all-time leading goalscorer and the first…

Sevilla supporters to protest one-game Spanish Supercup vs. Barcelona

Gab Marcotti says N'Golo Kante wouldn't fit at Barcelona, but Craig Burley and Shaka Hislop think he could be a replacement for Sergio Busquets. Yerry Mina opens up about his…

World Cup stock – Mbappe, Hazard, Lozano impress; Messi, Neymar, Salah down

The World Cup always offers players a chance to prove themselves on the biggest stage of all. Sometimes that even means a lucrative move to a bigger clubs afterwards (see…

Neymar, Kylian Mbappe 'want to stay' with Paris Saint-Germain – academy director

The ESPN FC team answer your tweets on Kylian Mbappe's stock at PSG, the 2018 France squad vs. the 1998 World Cup winning side and much more. Julien Laurens expects…