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January 20, 2023

Arsenal announce Leandro Trossard arrival from Brighton

The Belgian midfielder was involved in a tussle with Brighton’s manager Roberto De Zerbi in an attempt to force a transfer to a top English club.

Leandro Trossard
January 6, 2023

Bayern Munich sign Dutch defender Blind

Bayern Munich have signed Dutch defender Daley Blind on a free transfer on a six-month contract, the Bundesliga club said on Thursday.

Daley Blind
January 2, 2023

Referee issues 16 yellow, two red cards in Barca, Espanyol game

Weeks after he was sent home from the FIFA World Cup in Qatar for incompetency, Referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz has hit the headlines again.

Referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz
December 23, 2022

André Onana quits Cameroon national team following World Cup fallout 

Onana was axed from the Cameroonian squad in Qatar following a fallout with Coach Rigobert Song and football federation president Samuel Etoo.

Andre Onana
December 19, 2022

France striker Karim Benzema retires from international football

The former Olympique Lyonnais striker earned 97 caps and is fifth on France’s all-time goalscorer list with 37 goals.

Karim Benzema
December 19, 2022

Netherlands auction World Cup jerseys to help migrant workers

The proceeds will be used to help the situation of migrant workers in Qatar.

Netherlands 2022 FIFA World Cup jersey
December 18, 2022

Argentina end 36-year wait, beat France to win Qatar 2022 World Cup

Argentina won 4-2 in the shootouts to win the biggest silverware in football for the third time – they first won the World Cup in 1978, the second time in 1986 and now in 2022.

Argentina wins 2022 FIFA World Cup at Qatar
December 16, 2022

FIFA launches 32-team Club World Cup tournament, begins 2025

The world football governing body, FIFA, has announced the creation of a new tournament that will involve football clubs around the world starting in 2025.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino
December 15, 2022

100 arrested in Brussels after Morocco World Cup defeat

Police in Brussels arrested some 100 people amid clashes over the end of Morocco’s 2022 World Cup fairytale run, as the team was beaten 2-0 by France.

Fans clash with police in central Brussels, after Morocco lost 2-0 to France
December 14, 2022

Qatar 2022: France defeat Morocco to reach second consecutive World Cup finals

France will now defend the crown they won four years ago in Russia against Argentina on Sunday.

France v Morocco