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  • Cillessen: I thought Barca interest was a joke

    Cillessen: I thought Barca interest was a joke

    Omnisport
    Cillessen: I thought Barca interest was a joke

    Jasper Cillessen, 27, admitted he was surprised to hear of LaLiga club Barcelona's interest. …

  • Luiz stunner tops off billion-pound transfer blitz

    Luiz stunner tops off billion-pound transfer blitz

    AFP News
    Luiz stunner tops off billion-pound transfer blitz

    David Luiz made a surprise return to Chelsea on Wednesday as English Premier League clubs splashed out on the final day of a record-breaking, billion-pound mid-year transfer window. In late deals, Brazil defender Luiz returned after two years at Paris Saint-Germain, while France midfielder Moussa Sissoko left Newcastle United for Tottenham Hotspur. Enriched by a new £5.14 billion domestic TV rights deal, 13 of the 20 Premier League clubs broke their transfer records during the two-month …

  • Five big arrivals in Chinese football

    Five big arrivals in Chinese football

    AFP News
    Five big arrivals in Chinese football

    AFP Sports looks at five top arrivals at the cash-rich Chinese Super League this European summer: Manuel Pellegrini (Hebei China Fortune) The former Manchester City boss became the Chinese Super League's latest big-name foreign manager last week after being replaced by Pep Guardiola, despite winning the Premier League in 2014 and guiding City to the Champions League semi-finals last term. …

  • Luiz return to Chelsea caps frenzied summer of EPL spending

    Luiz return to Chelsea caps frenzied summer of EPL spending

    Associated Press
    Luiz return to Chelsea caps frenzied summer of EPL spending

    LONDON (AP) — English Premier League clubs swelled the bank accounts of continental rivals in a summer of record-breaking spending that ended Wednesday with the biggest shock of the transfer window: David Luiz's return to Chelsea. …

  • Luiz in shock return to Chelsea as Man City clears out squad

    Luiz in shock return to Chelsea as Man City clears out squad

    Associated Press
    Luiz in shock return to Chelsea as Man City clears out squad

    LONDON (AP) — Chelsea produced the biggest surprise of the summer transfer window by re-signing David Luiz from Paris Saint-Germain on deadline-day as Manchester City streamlined its bloated squad by sending a quartet out on loan. …