Netherlands captain Georginio Wijnaldum has called on UEFA to take stronger action against racism and says players subjected to abuse should not have to make a decision on whether to walk off the field in protest. Wijnaldum said he had thought long and hard about leaving the pitch if subjected to racism when the Netherlands
Lucien Favre, a former Switzerland midfielder, has managed Nice, Hertha Berlin, Borussia Monchengladbach and most recently Borussia Dortmund Former Borussia Dortmund boss Lucien Favre has told Crystal Palace he wants a longer break from football, days after positive talks with the club. Discussions with the 63-year-old Swiss were so advanced the club thought they would
Lucien Favre has had a last-minute change of heart and will not be appointed Crystal Palace manager. Sky Sports News exclusively revealed last Friday that Palace were keen to speak to Favre, who was sacked as Borussia Dortmund manager last December. After a number of positive talks, Favre, 63, had agreed to become the new
Manchester United legend Eric Cantona has backed a supporters’ campaign allowing fans to register their commitment to become a shareholder in the club. ‘Sign for United’ has been launched by the Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) with the intention to recruit the club’s global fanbase so they can be part of a new fan share
Marcus Rashford will wait until the end of Euro 2020 to decide whether to undergo an operation on his shoulder. The 23-year-old, who is currently on international duty with England at Euro 2020, is considering going under the knife after playing through the pain barrier with the injury since November. At the time, the forward
Jordan Henderson says the popularity of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has softened the rivalry between England and Germany, ahead of Tuesday’s clash at Wembley. The Liverpool captain has developed a close relationship with the German coach since he arrived at Anfield in 2015, and says Klopp’s engaging personality has won him many admirers in England.