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PSG appeal over UEFA re-opening FFP case upheld by CAS

Angel Di María looked unstoppable against Marseille, scoring twice and providing the opening goal assist in a strong win at Le Parc des Princes. French Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappé (45'+2') PSG 1-0 Marseille Kylian Mbappe's 30th goal in all competitions is now just one shy of Lionel Messi for the lead among Europe's top five leagues. Paris Saint-Germain's appeal against UEFA's re-opening a case in a breach of financial fair play (FFP) regulations by the French champions has been upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). PSG had been looking at a punishment which potentially included being banned from competing in the Champions League if found guilty.

Read more June 19, 08:00

Miedema, 22, becomes Dutch all-time scorer in win

Netherlands Cameroon 3 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Vivianne Miedema now has 60 international goals from 76 games. Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands' all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday to reach the last 16 at the Women's World Cup. Playing Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, Cameroon adopted a cautious approach at Stade du Hainaut, with five players in the back line and another four in front of them for the majority of the game. The tactics worked until a sweeping Dutch move in which Shanice van de Sanden's inch-perfect cross...

Read more June 15, 08:25

Miedema, 22, becomes Dutch all-time scorer

Netherlands Cameroon 3 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Vivianne Miedema now has 60 international goals from 77 games. Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands' all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday to reach the last 16 at the Women's World Cup. Playing Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, Cameroon adopted a cautious approach at Stade du Hainaut, with five players in the back line and another four in front of them for the majority of the game. The tactics worked until a sweeping Dutch move in which Shanice van de Sanden's inch-perfect cross...

Read more June 15, 08:25

Suarez: Liverpool loss worst moment of my life

With reports Barcelona are set to trigger Antoine Griezmann's release clause, the FC guys assess how the France star will fit into the current side. ESPN FC's Craig Burley believes Barcelona won't be so hasty to get rid of Coutinho and will give him one more season to turn it around. Barcelona striker Luis Suarez said the shock elimination by Liverpool in the Champions League semifinals was as painful as when he was sent home from the 2014 World Cup for biting an opponent. Barca had looked certain to reach the final of Europe's top competition for the first time since 2015 after winning the first leg 3-0 but were blown away 4-0 at Anfield by Suarez's former side, who went on to win 2-0 in the final against Tottenham Hotspur. - Munoz: Copa America is Suarez's last stand - Copa...

Read more June 15, 06:00

Why would Mauro Icardi want to stay at Inter?

Gab Marcotti puts himself in Mauro Icardi's position to explain the Argentine's approach to his future at Inter Milan.

Read more June 15, 03:10

Transfer Talk: Hummels headed for homecoming at Borussia Dortmund

Raphael Honigstein joins the crew to weigh in on Borussia Dortmund's signings, and questions whether or not they've done enough to win next season's Bundesliga title. ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno sifts through the latest transfer rumours, including where Matthijs de Ligt will land in the summer transfer window. The Premier League transfer window is open. Click here to review all the latest transfers and, below, keep up to date with the latest gossip. When does the window open in Europe? | QUIZ: Which club should you join? TOP STORY: Homecoming for Hummels Mats Hummels could soon be back at Borussia Dortmund if reports of an imminent exit from Bayern Munich are to be believed. The Mirror writes that Dortmund are closing in on a move for the German centre-back, nearing an agreement for a £27 million...

Read more June 15, 03:02

Ukraine beat South Korea to claim U20 World Cup

Ukraine U20 South Korea U20 3 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Ukraine came from behind to defeat South Korea 3-1 in a clash of first-time participants at the Under-20 World Cup final. Saturday's match at Lodz, Poland, saw South Korea take an early lead when Lee Kang-in converted a penalty. Ukraine beat South Korea for the Under-20 World Cup title. Dynamo Kiev youngster Vladyslav Supriaha scored twice for the Ukranians and fellow clubmate Heorhii Tsitaishvili sealed the win with a late third goal. Ukraine becomes the 12th different country to with the U20 title with Supriaha the first player with multiple...

Read more June 15, 02:41

Brazil's Copa America opener raises a lot of questions

Gab Marcotti and Shaka Hislop discuss the concerns raised by Brazil's performance in their Copa America opener, despite beating Bolivia 3-0.

Read more June 15, 02:33

Canada book spot into last-16 with win at WWC

Canada New Zealand 2 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Canada are on their way to the knockout stage at the Women's World Cup. Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince scored the goals as Canada deservedly beat New Zealand 2-0 in women's World Cup Group E on Saturday to book their place in the last 16. Canada dominated the first half and Fleming put them ahead three minutes after the interval following a fine run by Prince who cut the ball back for her team mate to score from eight metres. - FIFA Women's World Cup: All you need to know - Full Women's World Cup fixtures schedule Prince grabbed the second goal after 79 minutes,...

Read more June 15, 02:25

VAR calls off Peru goals in draw with Venzuela

Venezuela Peru 0 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats To watch 2019 Copa America, sign up for ESPN+. Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a match marked by two Peruvian goals chalked off after consultation with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR). Christofer Gonzales's 11th-minute goal was disallowed for offside earlier in the move and then Jefferson Farfan suffered the same fate 19 minutes into the second half after his header hit the net. - Copa America: All you need to know - Full Copa America fixtures schedule The game grew more tense after Venezuela...

Read more June 15, 02:24

VAR calls off Peru goals in draw with Venezuela

Venezuela Peru 0 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats To watch 2019 Copa America, sign up for ESPN+. Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a match marked by two Peruvian goals chalked off after consultation with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR). Christofer Gonzales's 11th-minute goal was disallowed for offside earlier in the move and then Jefferson Farfan suffered the same fate 19 minutes into the second half after his header hit the net. - Copa America: All you need to know - Full Copa America fixtures schedule The game grew more tense after Venezuela...

Read more June 15, 02:24

Incredible save rescues Venezuela in draw vs. Peru

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Read more June 15, 02:03

Could Brazil's Copa America opening party be spoiled by Bolivia?

The guys debate Neymar's impact on Brazil, pointing out how his never-ending injuries and inflated ego are detrimental to the team. Alejandro Moreno and Ross Dyer dive into the opening fixtures of the 2019 Copa America and share their predictions for who will lift the cup. Away from the extreme altitude of La Paz, Bolivia are probably the weakest of the 10 South American nations -- and for this very reason they are often served up as a sacrificial lamb for the hosts on the opening night of the Copa America. But the Bolivians have doggedly refused to read the script. In 1999 they held hosts Paraguay to a first-day draw -- and they did the same to Peru in 2004, Venezuela in 2007 and even Argentina in 2011. So can they now do the same thing to Brazil in 2019? -- Ultimate...

Read more June 14, 12:44

Jodie Taylor breaks scoring drought to lead England to knockout stage

England has advanced into the knockout stage thanks to a 1-0 victory over Argentina, with Jodie Taylor's second-half goal enough to secure the points. It was mostly attack against defense in Le Havre. England dominated possession and territory, but Argentina was resolute, well-structured and hard to break down. Goalkeeper Vanina Correa put in a remarkable performance to save a first-half penalty from England's Nikita Parris and stood firm to other clear chances until Taylor broke the deadlock in...

Read more June 14, 12:24

Girelli hat trick helps Italy reach last 16

Jamaica Italy 0 5 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Italy qualified for the knockout stage with a win over Jamaica. Italy's Cristiana Girelli bagged a hat trick and substitute Aurora Galli struck twice as they thrashed Jamaica 5-0 to qualify for the last 16 of the women's World Cup on Friday. Back in the tournament after a 20-year absence, the Italians top Group C with six points ahead of Brazil and Australia who have three. Jamaica have yet to earn a point. Girelli opened the scoring with a re-taken, VAR-awarded penalty before netting again either side of the interval. Galli rounded off the victory with two...

Read more June 14, 11:25

Rocco Commisso Q&A: Fiorentina's new owner on why he's investing in Serie A and his fight with US Soccer

Rocco Commisso believes in the resurgence of Serie A and as the new owner of Fiorentina, he's ready to dive in. Rocco Commisso was twelve years old when he emigrated from his native Calabria, locating in the toe of the Italian boot, to New York City. His quickly became an immigrant success story: Academic excellence in Catholic high school, a full academic scholarship to Columbia University and then a blazing career in finance and telecommunications which saw him become a billionaire several times over. He has long been passionate about soccer -- he was an all-American in college and Columbia's stadium...

Read more June 14, 08:51

Japan back on track with win over Scotland

Japan Scotland 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Strikers Mana Iwabuchi and Yuika Sugasawa were on the scoresheet as Japan got their women's World Cup campaign back on track with a 2-1 victory over Scotland in Rennes on Friday. Japan, champions in 2011 and finalists four years ago, were coming off an uninspiring goalless draw with lowly-ranked Argentina in their opener but looked much sharper in the attacking third against Scotland. They got a breakthrough when striker Iwabuchi controlled a poor headed clearance from Scotland captain Rachel Corsie...

Read more June 14, 08:25

Pogba's agent cleared to resume transfers

Steve Nicol weighs in on the latest transfer rumours, including Paul Pogba back to Juventus, Gianluigi Donnarumma to PSG, Joao Cancelo to Man City and more. Mino Raiola, the agent who represents players including Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt, has had his worldwide ban lifted by FIFA. Earlier this month, world football's governing body extended a three-month ban imposed by the Italian Football Association (FIGC) to have a worldwide effect. - When does the transfer window close? - Check out all the completed transfers The reasoning behind the ban -- which meant Raiola would have been unable to do deals until Aug. 9,...

Read more June 14, 08:18

Burley: 'Nonsense' to say Lampard will rally Chelsea fans

Craig Burley says results, not Frank Lampard, will get Chelsea fans behind the club, slamming the idea hiring the club legend will rally supporters.

Read more June 14, 08:13

Zimbabwe's Biliat: No more small teams in Africa

Khama Biliat says Zimbabwe will take lessons of past appearances to do better at AFCON in Egypt this month.

Read more June 14, 07:38

Coutinho's brace helps Brazil win Copa opener

Brazil Bolivia 3 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats To watch 2019 Copa America, sign up for ESPN+: https://plus.espn.com/ The FC crew discuss whether Brazil or Argentina will win it all at Copa America, or if the champion will come from the rest of the field. Philippe Coutinho scored two goals in the second half and Everton netted his first international goal as Brazil beat Bolivia 3-0 on Friday night in the opening match of the Copa America. Brazil, with nine titles in the South American championship, are seeking their first in the tournament since 2007. In their previous three times hosting the event, they have emerged as winners.  - Copa America: All you need to know - Full Copa America fixtures schedule While Brazil controlled possession...

Read more June 14, 07:24

Brazil overcome early jitters to win Copa opener

Brazil Bolivia 3 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats To watch 2019 Copa America, sign up for ESPN+: https://plus.espn.com/ The FC crew discuss whether Brazil or Argentina will win it all at Copa America, or if the champion will come from the rest of the field. Philippe Coutinho scored a second-half double and Everton added a cracking third as Brazil recovered from a sleepy start to beat Bolivia 3-0 in their Copa America opener on Friday. Both sides were poor in the first period but the game briefly came alive five minutes into the second half when Coutinho slotted home a VAR-assisted penalty. - Copa America: All you need to know - Full Copa America fixtures schedule - Watch all Copa America matches on ESPN+ (U.S. only) Coutinho grabbed a second...

Read more June 14, 07:24

Martino finalizes Mexico squad with Galaxy's Antuna

Mexico's Raul Jimenez sits down with ESPN FC to discuss the pressure on El Tri to win the Gold Cup and whether playing in CONCACAF is good for them. PASADENA, Calif. -- Mexico's 23-player Gold Cup squad is finally complete, with LA Galaxy winger Uriel Antuna coming in for injured America defender Jorge Sanchez. Manager Gerardo "Tata" Martino made the announcement on the eve of Mexico's Group A opener against Cuba at the Rose Bowl. Defender Hector Moreno has been included in Martino's list after the coach practically ruled him out following the final friendly against Ecuador, although the Real Sociedad player will not be involved against Cuba...

Read more June 14, 06:58

Toe Poke Daily: Meet the Messis! 'Baby,' 'Mini,' 'Kiwi,' 'Snow' and more

While horse riding wasn't involved, Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero took to the polo pitch to train alongside Argentine star Adolfo Cambiaso. 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. If you hadn't heard, there's a new "New Lionel Messi" in town and his name is Takefusa Kubo, who has just signed for Real Madrid.. The 18-year-old prodigy has joined Real's Castilla youth team from FC Tokyo, having previously spent time training in Barcelona's academy ranks earlier in his teens. That ended badly when FIFA ruled...

Read more June 14, 06:56

Coutinho puts Brazil in front after VAR review

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Read more June 14, 06:51