Man City's parent company adds French club Troyes to global portfolio

Manchester City’s parent company has invested in French Ligue 2 side Troyes, taking the total number of clubs in its global stable to 10. The City Football Group will become the new majority shareholder in Troyes after buying the stake from previous owner Daniel…

Xavi says coaching Barca remains his 'primary goal'

Xavi Hernandez, who is coaching Al-Sadd in Qatar, says his “primary goal” is to coach Barcelona where he won a host of trophies, but he is focused on his current job. Xavi also said he was “fine” after testing positive for coronavirus. “I…

Jordan Henderson named Premier League Player of the Year

Henderson becomes 12th player in Liverpool history to receive the award Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson was named Premier League Player of the Year, a prize given by journalists that takes into account the player’s performance in the last 12 months, particularly…

Marcano away from the pitch for at least three months

Spanish footballer Iván Marcano, from F. C. Porto, will be out of action for at least the next three months due to injury, the ‘dragons’ revealed this Wednesday, in a statement sent to the Securities Market Commission. “The expected period for removal from…

First case of Covid 19 detected in FC Porto squad

The name of the infected player was not revealed, but he is an athlete who is not part of Sérgio Conceição’s regular choices. He is asymptomatic, but will have to go through a period of isolation. The first case of covid-19 was identified in the FC Porto squad.

Chinese football super league expected to start in late June

The Chinese press says that there is already a date set for the return of the top echelon. The Chinese Super League, the country’s top football event, is due to kick off in the last week of June, two weeks after the lowest level competitions, after a four-month…