Premier League vs. Bundesliga, Ligue 1 vs. Serie A

We’ve reached the nail-biting conclusion of the group stage in ESPN’s Battle of the Leagues, presented by EA Sports FIFA 22and after bidding farewell to the four eliminated teams after the group stage — LaLiga, Eredivisie, Major League Soccer and Liga MX — we are ready for the semifinals. Mark Ogden’s Premier League take on … Read more

Netflix documentary will help change minds of haters

Neymar has told ESPN he is hopeful the upcoming Netflix documentary about his life will help people get to know him and like him better. The three-part documentary series “The Perfect Chaos” gives a look into the Paris Saint-Germain star’s life off the pitch as well as the marketing operations run by his father. – … Read more

PSG show what might have been, Madrid march on, Chelsea find form, Serie A tightens: Weekend Review

While the big game of the weekend saw Premier League title hopefuls Manchester City and Liverpool play out a thrilling draw, there was plenty going on elsewhere: Paris Saint-Germain’s big three found form, Real Madrid and Barcelona won, Serie A’s title race had more twists, and Arsenal and Tottenham endured contrasting fortunes. Here are Bill … Read more

PSG ‘to let’ Mauricio Pochettino leave for Man Utd

Manchester United have seemingly been cleared to appoint Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager this summer – but only if they allow a big-name star to depart for the French capital in return. The 49-year-old finds himself once again being heavily linked with the Old Trafford hotseat. Having just ‘celebrated’ his one-year anniversary at the … Read more

Messi targets PSG glory in Champions League after ‘very tough’ Barcelona exit

“My exit from Barca was very tough, after so many years, but as soon as I arrived here I was so happy, so motivated, so excited. It has happened so fast, but I am enjoying it so much,” Messi said. “My goal and my dream is to win the Champions League once more. I think … Read more

Battle of the Leagues final

It’s finally here! ESPN’s Battle of the Leagues, presented by EA Sports FIFA 22began with eight teams, all-star selections representing some of the best leagues in the world, and we’re down to the final two. The French Ligue 1, defending champions from 2020 and wonderfully coached by Julien Laurens, take on Mark Ogden and the … Read more