Football: Manchester United agree fee to sign defender Raphael Varane - Reports

Raphael Varane has featured over 350 times for the Spanish club, winning three La Liga titles and four Champions League trophies and has now agreed to join Manchester United.

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Football: FC Barcelona settle lawsuits with former player Neymar Jr

"As such, a transactional agreement between the club and the player has been signed to end the legal cases that were pending between the two parties," Barcelona said in a statement.

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Football: 'Jadon is a red' - Manchester United sign Sancho on a 5-year deal

Manchester United attempted to sign Jadon Sancho the previous summer yet couldn't agree. He is the subsequent player to join for the 2021-22 season after the back-up goalkeeper Tom Heaton.

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Tokyo Olympics football: Richarlison scores hat-trick as Brazil beat Germany; Argentina suffers shock defeat

Brazil striker Richarlison struck a stunning hat-trick inside 30 minutes as the defending Olympic champions beat Germany 4-2 and Argentina suffered a shock 2-0 loss to Australia in Group C.

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Football clubs must educate fans about racism, says Patrice Evra

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho, and Bukayo Saka were racially targeted after they missed penalty-kicks in England's 3-2 shootout loss to Italy after the game finished 1-1 after additional time. …

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USA women thumped while Dutch score 10 in Olympic football

The US have won four of six Olympic titles since women's football was introduced to the programme in 1996 and are Gold medal favourites this year as well. 

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Football: Sweden's women stun U.S. with 3-0 thrashing in Tokyo Olympics opener

Swedish forward Stina Blackstenius spelled catastrophe for the United States as they suffered a shock 3-0 defeat in their Tokyo 2020 debut.

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Tokyo Olympics: Brazil's captain Dani Alves feels 'butterflies' ahead of Germany opener

Dani Alves has made 118 appearances for the full Brazil national team, featuring in two World Cups and at club level, he won three Champions League titles with Barcelona but is set for his debut…

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Argentina star Lionel Messi set to extend his stay at Barcelona: Reports

Lionel Messi, who is the club's top scorer, is currently a free agent as his contract expired last month. He has been with the club for the past 21 years. 

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Lionel Messi is on the cover of an Indian 'beedi' brand, and internet can't stop laughing

A picture of the Argentine star Lionel Messi went viral on Indian social media, showing the six-time Ballon d'Or winner on a local beedi brand. The package proudly read 'Messi biri' with the Barca…

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Football: Bolt describes racist abuse of England trio as ‘horrible’ and ‘unfair’

Bolt, who won the 100m and 200m double at three consecutive Olympics from 2008 to 2016, described the racial abuse directed at the players as horrifying.

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Football: Arsenal's Arteta says Saka strength enough to handle racist abuse

The 19-year-old missed England's final spot-kick after teammates Marcus Rashford, 23, and Jadon Sancho, 21, also failed to convert in the shootout, with all three subsequently subjected to racist…

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Football: Lionel Messi contract talks 'progressing adequately', says Barcelona president

Lionel Messi turned into a free agent on July 1 after his agreement with FCB expired, however, the club has still not given up on giving him a two-year deal.

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Football: Boris Johnson set to tell social media firms to tackle 'dark spaces of the internet'

Johnson's government has come under fire by some players and commentators, who say the Conservative prime minister and some of his top team have fanned the flames of prejudice and fuelled the…

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Football: Manchester United players send touching message to the racially abused England trio

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho, and Bukayo Saka could not score from the spot as the Three Lions experienced a 3-2 loss on penalties.

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