Idrissa Gueye and the LGBT problem football needs to solve

If ever a week has been illustrative of the dilemmas facing football and its attempts to find “shared values” in a globalised game, then it is this one. On Monday, 17-year-old Blackpool player Jake Daniels became the first professional male player in the UK to come out since Justin Fashanu in 1990. His bravery to … Read more

PSG collapse means Pochettino, Man United timing could finally line up this summer

Mauricio Pochettino should only be thinking about winning against Bordeaux this weekend, but it’s difficult to imagine that the Paris Saint-Germain coach won’t be distracted by Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Tottenham on Saturday. It’s a game between the club that has never quite been able to get the timing right to hire him, … Read more

LIVE Transfer Talk – PSG, Real Madrid, Man Utd have Lazio’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic in sight

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has been one of Serie A’s top stars for Lazio in recent years. Marco Rosi – SS Lazio/Getty Images The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings and goings and, of course, done deals! … Read more

Kylian Mbappe to Real Madrid, contract, salary, how much will he earn, Paul Pogba to Juventus, return, Manchester United, Christian Eriksen, next club, rumours, whispers

Kylian Mbappe has taken a major step in resolving his future, a European powerhouse has reportedly met with the representatives of Paul Pogba and a resurgent Premier League star has revealed the “many options” that await him next season. Catch up on all of the latest whispers flying around the football world in the latest … Read more

‘My decision is almost done’ – Kylian Mbappe teases announcement on future as talkSPORT told Liverpool star Mohamed Salah could be on Real Madrid’s radar if Frenchman stays at PSG

We know where Erling Haaland is going this summer and we’ll find out ‘very soon’ where Kylian Mbappe’s future lies. The French forward is due to be a free agent in the summer with his contract at Paris Saint-Germain set to expire in June. Getty Real Madrid tried to sign Mbappe last summer but look … Read more

Mauricio Pochettino set to leave Paris Saint-Germain ‘imminently’ with Tottenham’s Antonio Conte and former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane in the running to replace him

Mauricio Pochettino is set to be axed as Paris Saint-Germain manager, with Zinedine Zidane and Antonio Conte the leading contenders to replace him. The Argentine celebrated his first league title with four games to spare as PSG secured a 1-1 draw against Lens on Saturday night to become Ligue Un champions once again. AFP Pochettino … 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

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

Cox: Messi scored a great goal but his indiscipline will cost PSG in big games

Paris Saint-Germain’s first test against top-class opposition prompted a self-parodic performance against Manchester City. It was precisely what you’d expect from this top-heavy side boasting three of the world’s best attackers. Neymar tried extravagant flicks that didn’t come off, Kylian Mbappe made dangerous accelerations into the channels without getting a clear sight of goal and … Read more