ESPN FC’s Sid Lowe and Ian Darke weigh in on the contentious relationship between Gareth Bale and Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid. Shaka Hislop says Gareth Bale is not getting back into Zinedine Zidane or Real Madrid’s good graces by commenting on the sacrifices footballers make. Sergio Ramos is contemplating leaving Real Madrid after 14 seasons
PSG’s Dani Alves opens up about his singing career aspirations and how racism has impacted football. The Toe Poke Daily is here every day to bring you all the weirdest stories, quirkiest viral content and top trolling that the internet has to offer, all in one place. Jump to: Villa caught up in Drake vs.
Celtic are just one game away from sealing the domestic treble for a third straight year. Our tip Ciro Immobile failed to find the net despite Lazio drawing 3-3 with Bologna on Monday night. This weekend it’s all about the English Football League playoff finals, along with major cup finals in Scotland, Spain and Germany.
ESPN FC’s Shaka Hislop looks at a few reported Man United young transfer targets, headlined by Fulham midfielder Ryan Sessegnon. Paul Mariner says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s wealth of experience and knowledge will be an asset for Marcus Rashford to find consistency at Man United. Manchester United’s men’s and women’s teams will visit a country as
Three-time MLS Defender of the Year Chad Marshall has announced his retirement due to injury, bringing an end to a 16-year career that included stints with the Columbus Crew and Seattle Sounders. Marshall announced his decision on Wednesday after missing Seattle’s last two games with knee inflammation. The 34-year-old is the only three-time defender of
The Premier League transfer window is open. You can click here to review all the latest transfers and keep up to date with all the latest gossip below. Transfer window grades | When does the window open in Europe? | QUIZ: Which club should you join? TOP STORY: Man United ready Rakitic raid The Daily Record reports that Manchester
The Premier League transfer window is open. You can click here to review all the latest transfers and keep up to date with all the latest gossip below. Transfer window grades | When does the window open in Europe? | QUIZ: Which club should you join? TOP STORY: Man United make Wan-Bissaka move? Manchester United will have to pay as
Gema Simon says the whole Matildas squad is looking forward to testing themselves at the World Cup. Be sure to tune in as espnW presents: The ’99ers, Reunited on Thursday, May 16th (7PM ET) on ESPN2. Samantha Mewis scored twice as the U.S. women’s national team began its World Cup send-off series with a 3-0
De Jong, left, has become too big for Ajax already, but the step-up in pressure and attention could prove testing in Barcelona. Frenkie de Jong receives a back-pass standing still in the Ajax half. Real Madrid’s Vinicius Junior and Luka Modric charge at him, but the Dutch playmaker, who seems to have all the time
From being drafted by LA Galaxy in 1999 to stops in the Premier League, Bundesliga and beyond, DaMarcus Beasley continues to thrive 20-years since his debut. Houston Dynamo captain and U.S. international DaMarcus Beasley announced on Monday that he is retiring following the 2019 season. Beasley, a mainstay for the national team and the only
After another action-packed weekend in soccer, Gab Marcotti reflects on the big talking points in his latest edition of Monday Musings. Jump to: Bayern wrap up Bundesliga | Praise for Vincent Kompany | The Real, Bale dilemma | Serie A’s top four race | Dortmund’s rebuild | Messi wraps up Golden Boot | De Rossi chaos
ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti shares his best solution for both Real Madrid and Gareth Bale to part ways following his underwhelming season. Real Madrid’s season ended with a fizzle, allowing Real Betis to score twice and finish the year with away wins at both the Santiago Bernabeu and the Camp Nou. Despite reports suggesting Real
AC Milan moved into the Champions League places in Serie A with a 2-0 win at home to relegated Frosinone on Sunday. Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma saved a Camillo Ciano penalty early in the second half before goals from Krzysztof Piatek and Suso secured the three points. Gennaro Gattuso’s side are level with Atalanta on
Sydney FC are headed to the A-League final in Perth after beating Melbourne Victory 6-1. Sydney FC held their nerve in a penalty shootout to beat Perth Glory in the A-League Grand Final. Melbourne Victory have never known life without Kevin Muscat but soon will after the four-time A-League champion agreed an exit from the
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ripped into his players after the shameful 2-0 home defeat to Cardiff City on the final day of the Premier League, telling them they were an embarrassment to Manchester United and themselves. He’s right, but it’ll be him that loses his job if things don’t change after a wretched 2018-19 season. Sixth place and
Domenico Criscito celebrates after scoring from the spot. Paolo Rattini/Getty Images A late Domenico Criscito penalty earned Genoa a 1-1 Serie A draw at home to Cagliari on Saturday, but Cesare Prandelli’s side remain at risk of relegation. Genoa will finish the weekend in the drop zone if Empoli beat Torino on Sunday after their winless
Steve Nicol takes a look at the latest summer transfer rumours in Transfer Rater, including the possibility of PSG adding a couple more big stars to the fold. The Premier League transfer window is open. You can click here to review all the latest transfers and keep up to date with all the latest gossip below.
Steve Nicol takes a look at the latest summer transfer rumours in Transfer Rater, including the possibility of PSG adding a couple more big stars to the fold. Steve Nicol, Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno talk Coutinho’s struggles at Barcelona as the former Liverpool man was subjected to jeers by his own fans on Wednesday.