• Gerrard, Drogba near end as MLS playoffs kick off

    The Major League Soccer careers of Didier Drogba and Steven Gerrard could end without either man kicking another ball as their teams head into nerve-wracking sudden-death playoff games starting Wednesday.

  • Man Utd stifle Liverpool

    Arch rivals Liverpool and Manchester United failed to spark as England's two most successful clubs played out a forgettable 0-0 draw in the Premier League on Monday.

  • Steven Gerrard

    Gerrard back home for treatment

    Steven Gerrard is back home in Liverpool, where he's rehabbing the troublesome hamstring that disrupted his Major League Soccer season, Los Angeles Galaxy coach Bruce Arena confirmed.

  • Klopp playing down hype

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp refused to countenance the suggestion his side might be Premier League title contenders

  • Leicester break club record for striker Slimani

    Premier League champions Leicester City pay a club record fee for Sporting Lisbon's Algeria striker Islam Slimani just hours before the transfer window closed.

  • Ballotelli to have medical at Nice

    Liverpool's outcast Italian striker Mario Balotelli will have a medical at French side Nice amid transfer deadline day talks between the clubs.

  • L'pool stroll

    Daniel Sturridge scores twice as Liverpool strolled into the League Cup third round with a 5-0 win at Burton Albion, while Chelsea edge third-tier Bristol Rovers 3-2.

  • Football: 'We're not ready,' says Wenger

    Arsene Wenger says Arsenal are not physically ready for the Premier League season after opening the campaign with a chaotic 4-3 defeat at home to Liverpool.

  • Will the Premier League all stars hunt down the Foxes?

    Jaw-dropping new broadcast deals totalling 8.3 billion pounds ($10.9 billion, 9.8 billion euros) have enabled the English Premier League to assemble a dazzling galaxy of stars for the 2016-17 season.

  • Reds beaten in pre-season outing

    Liverpool are beaten 2-1 by Roma in their latest pre-season outing.

  • Chelsea edge L'pool

    Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas is sent off for a reckless lunge at Liverpool new boy Ragnar Klavan, overshadowing a 1-0 friendly win at the Pasadena Rose Bowl.

  • Wolves bought by Chinese conglomerate for £45m

    Chinese conglomerate Fosun International buys Wolverhampton Wanderers for £45m, with the club expected to confirm the deal on Thursday.

  • Sakho doping case dismissed

    UEFA has dismissed its doping case against France and Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho.

  • Liverpool sign Mane

    Senegal striker Sadio Mane has joined Liverpool from Premier League rivals Southampton on a "long-term contract" for an undisclosed fee.

  • Riise calls it quits

    Former Norway international left-back John Arne Riise, who played for top European clubs including Liverpool, Monaco and AS Roma, announces he is retiring from football.

  • L'pool, Man Utd fined 40k euros

    Liverpool and Manchester United have been fined by UEFA over a variety of charges, including illicit chanting, during their Europa League last-16 tie.

  • Sevilla extend Europa League monopoly

    Spanish side Sevilla fight back with three second-half goals against Liverpool to win their third successive Europa League trophy.

  • Valbuena, Ben Arfa miss the cut

    France coach Didier Deschamps names his 23-man squad for Euro 2016 on Thursday, with both Mathieu Valbuena and Hatem Ben Arfa missing the cut.

  • Klopp urges patience

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is thrilled with his side's late equaliser in their 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Anfield, but bemoaned his players' lack of patience.

  • Mario Balotelli

    Liverpool reveal new home kit

    Liverpool have unveiled their new home strip for the 2016-17 season - a simplistic red and gold design.

  • Barca to play Leicester in Aug friendlies

    Barcelona will play friendlies against newly-crowned English Premier League champions Leicester and Liverpool in August, the Spanish giants announced Monday.

  • Hillsborough 96 were unlawfully killed, jury rules

    A jury hearing inquests into the deaths of 96 Liverpool football fans in Britain's worst-ever sporting disaster at the Hillsborough football stadium in 1989 rules that they were unlawfully killed, with police failures to blame.

  • Manchester United, Liverpool fire European hopes

    Matteo Darmian inspired Manchester United to victory over Crystal Palace and Liverpool crushed derby rivals Everton 4-0 as both teams enhanced their chances of securing European football on Wednesday.

  • Aguero closes in on Suarez's Premier League hat-trick crown

    The Argentine has now scored five hat tricks in the Premier League – and the only player outside of Europe who has more is the former Liverpool man.

  • Liverpool beat Borussia Dortmund in dramatic comeback

    Liverpool stage one of the most dramatic comebacks Anfield has seen to overcome Borussia Dortmund in a classic and reach the Europa League semi-finals.

  • Real top all in revenue for 11th straight year

    Real Madrid are football's biggest moneymaker for the 11th straight year, while Bayern Munich dropped to their lowest position in eight years.

  • Man United to renew rivalry with Liverpool

    Wayne Rooney plans to send Jurgen Klopp into another frustrated touchline frenzy by ruining the Liverpool manager's first taste of his club's bitter rivalry with Manchester United

  • Real named as world's most valuable football club

    Real Madrid have been named as the most valuable football club in the world by marketing experts, who placed Manchester United second and Barcelona third.

  • ‘Real Madrid have stars, but no team’

    Arrigo Sacchi says individual skills are given more importance than teamwork at Real Madrid and feels head coach Rafael Benitez must make compromises to avoid upsetting the squad's hierarchy.

  • £1bn war for Messi, Neymar

    Manchester United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is "desperate to land Neymar," while "Woodward's rival at City, Khaldoon Al Mubarak, is working just as hard to pull off the biggest transfer coup in history for Messi."