• Rampant Arsenal hit Lyon for six
    Rampant Arsenal hit Lyon for six

    Arsenal made a stylish start to their Emirates Cup campaign as four goals in nine minutes inspired a scintillating 6-0 rout of Lyon on Saturday. Arsene Wenger's side demolished their woeful French …

  • Ibe shines as Liverpool held to 1-1 draw in Malaysia

    Jordon Ibe scored a superb equaliser as Liverpool's pre-season tour ended in frustration after they were held to a dull 1-1 draw by a Malaysia XI on Friday. Ibe cut into the penalty area and lashed …

  • Liverpool end Asia swing with 1-1 draw in Malaysia

    Rising Liverpool star Jordon Ibe mustered a superb solo effort to equalise against a spirited Malaysia XI side on Friday and salvage a 1-1 draw as the Reds wrapped up an unbeaten Asia summer tour. …

  • Belgian striker Benteke signs for Liverpool

    Liverpool signed Belgian international striker Christian Benteke from Premier League rivals Aston Villa, the Merseyside club announced Wednesday. Although neither the length of the contract nor the …

  • Indonesian jailed for match-fixing attempt in Singapore

    By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An Indonesian man was jailed for 30 months on Tuesday for attempting to fix a soccer match at the recent Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. Nasiruddin, …

  • Halilhodzic element adds spice to Korea-Japan rivalry

    South Korea's national football team require little motivation to raise their game against Japan but Vahid Halilhodzic's appointment as coach of their fierce rivals will add some spice to their East …

  • Everton manager frustrated over Chelsea pursuit of Stones

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez expressed disappointment on Saturday following reports that Chelsea were looking to increase their bid for defender John Stones after their initial offer for the …

  • Everton boss Martinez critical of Chelsea's Stone pursuit

    By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Everton boss Roberto Martinez has hit out at the public manner of Chelsea's attempts to sign his promising young centreback John Stones. Chelsea had a 20 …

  • Arsenal dazzle to Asia Trophy success over Everton

    By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A full-strength Arsenal added another piece of silverware to their recent FA Cup success by beating Everton 3-1 in the final of the Premier League's Asia …

  • Arsenal trounce Everton in Asia Trophy final

    FA Cup holders Arsenal claimed more silverware and sent out a message of intent for the new Premier League season as they overpowered Everton 3-1 to win the Barclays Asia Trophy on Saturday. Theo …