French clubs can play friendlies in July before new Ligue 1

A young man wears a mask to protect against the spread of the coronavirus as he plays with a soccer ball along the Trocadero square close to the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Saturday May 2, 2020 in Paris. France continues to be under an extended stay-at-home order until May 11 in an attempt to slow […]

Mauro Icardi set to make PSG move permanent after £51m deal agreed with Inter Milan

Transfer CentreInter Milan target Cavani signingThere was a race against time for the transfer to be completed with PSG’s option to buy expiring on Sunday May 31, following his loan move to the club on September 2.

Football Leagues return dates across Europe post coronavirus break

France then followed suit on April 30, ending the season with 10 rounds of matches unplayed. The season was not voided, though, with Paris Saint-Germain confirmed as champions, European places dished out and relegation and promotion between the top two divisions maintained on a two-up, two-down basis.

Rumour Has It: Barca and Madrid to battle for Napoli’s Fabian, Inter target Lacazette

– There could be some big changes at Madrid in 2022. AS Diario says Los Blancos want Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe and Borussia Dortmund sensation Erling Haaland to team up with Eden Hazard in a new strike force. The likes of Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale and Isco will be out of contract at the end […]

Italy’s Serie A to resume on Jun 20

Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora (centre) has given the green light for Serie A to resume on Jun 20. (AFP/Andreas SOLARO) “The Technical and Scientific Committee gave its agreement on the protocol and the federation assured me that it had a Plan B and a Plan C,” Spadafora said after a video conference meeting with Italian […]

Turkish FA confident of staging Champions League final

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Champions League, Europa League to be finished by August, says president Aleksander Ceferin

Premier League restart timetable: The next stepsGovernment ‘opens door’ to June football return”We have an idea but we have to wait for the executive committee of UEFA to confirm the dates. I can say that the European season will be finished, if everything is as it is now, in August,” Ceferin told beIN Sports.

Transfer news: Tagliafico to Chelsea; Osimhen to Arsenal

Is up front an area they are looking to strengthen? With Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang maybe leaving, plus Alexandre Lacazette also said to be keen on a move, that leaves Arteta with youngsters Eddie Nketiah and Gabriel Martinelli who have both impressed. Osimhen scored 20 goals in all competitions last season and 18 this season and Lille […]

PSG reach £45m agreement with Internazionale to sign Mauro Icardi

The fee may be an indication of the effect that coronavirus will have on the summer transfer market. PSG had negotiated a clause to buy the Argentinian for €70m (£63.1m), but the ongoing financial uncertainty in European football means the price will be significantly lower.

Coronavirus: Cellino blasts ‘crazy’ decision to resume Serie A

“We stopped [training] for two months. It is dangerous to restart it playing three games a week. So, I’m worried about injuries and the hot weather, which is going to be terrible in Italy more than Germany.”