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Lionel Messi celebrates 30th birthday with three cakes {Photo}

It only seems like yesterday he came bursting onto the scene as a floppy-haired young player, but Lionel Messi turned 30 on Saturday. The Barcelona icon spent his big day at

Mario Balotelli signs one-year contract to remain with Nice

Mario Balotelli has signed a new one-year contract with Nice. The former Manchester City striker, who joined the French club on a free transfer from Liverpool in August, scored 15 Ligue

C.Ronaldo delight as Portugal reach Confed football semis

Cristiano Ronaldo expressed his delight at firing Portugal into the Confederations Cup semi-finals after netting his 75th international goal in Saturday's 4-0 thrashing of New Zealand. "I'm very happy to be

Mohamed Salah Signs For Liverpool

Liverpool have completed the 39m euro (£34m) signing of Roma’s former Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah.

The Egyptian, 25, has signed a five-year deal and has been a prime

Alexis Sanchez becomes Chile’s all-time top scorer with 38th goal

Alexis Sanchez scored his 38th international goal to become Chile's all-time top scorer as he supplied a 1-0 lead over Germany at the Confederations Cup on Thursday. Chile took advantage of

No shame losing to Cristiano Ronaldo – Russia boss

Russia manager Stanislav Cherchesov came to his team's defence after allowing Cristiano Ronaldo to score the only goal in Wednesday's The Real Madrid star was unmarked at the back post,

Leicester hire Oxford’s Michael Appleton as assistant

Michael Appleton has left his job as Oxford boss to take up the assistant managerial role at Leicester, the clubs have announced. The 41-year-old joined the U's in July 2014, leading

US Women’s World Cup champion coach DiCicco dies

Tony DiCicco, who coached the US women's football squad to the 1996 Olympic and 1999 Women's World Cup crowns, has died, the US Soccer Federation announced Tuesday. He was 68. DiCicco,

Rooney already training ahead of Man United preseason – reports

Where Wayne Rooney will be plying his trade next term may be in question but his determination to hit the ground running is not as the Manchester United captain has

Troubled C.Ronaldo eyes more silverware at Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo will put speculation over his club future firmly to one side as he leads European champions Portugal into their Confederations Cup opener against Mexico in Kazan on Sunday. The

Messi will retire at Barcelona or in U.S., China – Man City chief

Lionel Messi will either finish his career at Barcelona or in the United States or China -- but not at Manchester City -- according to the Premier League club's chief

RB Leipzig sign Galatasaray’s Bruma on five-year contract

RB Leipzig have confirmed the signing of Galatasaray forward Bruma on a five-year deal. Bruma, 22, joins the Bundesliga runners-up as they prepare for a debut Champions League campaign.

Premier League fixtures for 2017/18 released

August is around the corner again even though it is still two months out but believe me when I say it will be upon us before a blink. The tussle

Osaze Odemwingie scores first hat-trick in five years

Ex-Super Eagles’ player, Osaze Odemwingie is thrilled to have scored his first hat-trick in five years having netted a treble in Madura United six to zero win over Semen Padong. Osaze