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  • Ton up for Walcott as Arsenal end Sutton's dream Cup run

    Ton up for Walcott as Arsenal end Sutton's dream Cup run

    Reuters
    Ton up for Walcott as Arsenal end Sutton's dream Cup run

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Sutton United's FA Cup fairytale ended as Arsenal forward Theo Walcott scored his 100th goal for the club in a 2-0 fifth round victory on a surreal night at Gander Green Lane on Monday. England forward Walcott added to Lucas Perez's 26th minute effort shortly after the break as the 12-times winners avoided what would have been one of the competition's greatest shocks. The 5,000 capacity crowd wedged into the Borough Sports Ground in south London for the …

  • Monchi's magic leads Sevilla into Europe's elite

    Monchi's magic leads Sevilla into Europe's elite

    AFP News
    Monchi's magic leads Sevilla into Europe's elite

    There are few football clubs where the star is the sporting director, but Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo, or "Monchi" as he is better known, has been the architect of Sevilla's most successful era by far. Since taking over as sporting director in 2000, the former goalkeeper has guided the club from Spain's second division to five Europa League titles. …

  • Man City's Kompany to miss Monaco Champions League match

    Man City's Kompany to miss Monaco Champions League match

    Reuters
    Man City's Kompany to miss Monaco Champions League match

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will miss their Champions League last-16, first leg clash at home to Monaco on Tuesday because of injury, said manager Pep Guardiola. The Belgium centre-back was ruled out of the FA Cup fifth round 0-0 draw at second-tier Huddersfield Town on Saturday after picking up another leg problem in training. Guardiola told a news conference on Monday that Kompany would be available for the FA Cup replay at the Etihad Stadium on Feb. 28 but would not be fit to …

  • Jardim praises 'great striker' Falcao

    Jardim praises 'great striker' Falcao

    Goal.com
    Jardim praises 'great striker' Falcao

    Back to his goal scoring ways, Radamel Falcao was lauded by Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim. …

  • Reported Barcelona target Sampaoli offered Sevilla extension

    Reported Barcelona target Sampaoli offered Sevilla extension

    Goal.com
    Reported Barcelona target Sampaoli offered Sevilla extension

    A reported target for Barcelona, Jorge Sampaoli has been offered a contract extension at Sevilla. …