BBC--Paris St-Germain have signed Brazil forward Neymar for a world record fee of 222m euros (£200m) from Barcelona. The deal for the 25-year-old smashes the previous record set when Paul Pogba returned to Manchester United from Juventus for £89m in August 2016. He will earn 45m euros (£40.7m) a year -...
By SPORTS CORRESPONDENT newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Giant pay TV broadcaster SuperSport has ended their partnership with the Kenyan Premier League. The move has not come as a shock since a row has been simmering between the broadcasters and the league managers since the beginning of the 2017 season. Supersports, who have been the Kenyan top...
Premier League spending in the January transfer window could reach a record level on deadline day on Tuesday. Top-flight clubs have already paid out over £150m and a final flurry of activity could see the total spend pass the £225m mark of January 2011. Players may be leaving rather than joining...
  Africa has produced the most dramatic moves in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking, due in part to the CAF Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, with a number of sides from the “Mother Continent” taking strides up the table in December. Kenya gained 35 points and ten places,...
Real Madrid star Christiano Ronaldo/PHOTO COURTESY Real Madrid have had their ban on signing players reduced to one transfer window following an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas). The Spanish side had originally been barred from signing players for two windows by world governing body Fifa. They remain banned...
PHOTO/UEFA The 'Women's football across the national associations 2016/17' report shows how the female game has evolved over the past five years, and offers a snapshot of the sport in each of UEFA's 55 member associations in 2016. Related Items Melis on parents’ support Developing women’s football Girls flock to Azerbaijani...
Arsenal players celebrate after scoring. PHOTO/COURTESY Arsenal will face Bayern Munich, Leicester City will play Sevilla and Manchester City are up against Monaco in the Champions League last 16. The Gunners have played the German champions four times in the previous five campaigns and finished behind them in the group stage...
  RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 19, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Sweden's Caroline Seger (top) competes during the women's gold medal match of Football between Germany and Sweden at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 19, 2016. Germany won the gold medal. (Xinhua/Cao Can) (xr) By...
Manchester City have signed Spain forward Nolito from Celta Vigo after meeting his £13.8m release clause. The 29-year-old has signed a four-year contract to become City's third summer signing. New manager Pep Guardiola has already brought in Ilkay Gundogan from Borussia Dortmund for £20m, as well as Australian midfielder Aaron Mooy. Nolito...
Euro 2016: Wales set for 'biggest game' since 1958 World Cup Wales' Euro 2016 quarter-final against Belgium on Friday is their biggest match since the 1958 World Cup, according to manager Chris Coleman. Wales have not reached a major finals since they were beaten by Brazil in the last eight 58...