BrazilEconomy

Pandemic batters market for Brazilian football transfers

Brazil exports more footballers than any other country, but the coronavirus pandemic has caused a plunge in international transfers, hitting the finances of clubs that depend on lucrative deals for their young talent. The number of Brazilian footballers transferred to…
Sports

Man City's parent company adds French club Troyes to global portfolio

Manchester City’s parent company has invested in French Ligue 2 side Troyes, taking the total number of clubs in its global stable to 10. The City Football Group will become the new majority shareholder in Troyes after buying the stake from previous owner Daniel…
PortugalSports

Cristiano Ronaldo fails training due to toe infection

The captain failed to train, while Renato Sanches was released from the national team. Cristiano Ronaldo will not be present at this morning’s training session in Cidade do Futebol. According to the Portuguese Football Federation, the player is undergoing treatment…
SportsWorld

Xavi says coaching Barca remains his 'primary goal'

Xavi Hernandez, who is coaching Al-Sadd in Qatar, says his “primary goal” is to coach Barcelona where he won a host of trophies, but he is focused on his current job. Xavi also said he was “fine” after testing positive for coronavirus. “I…
SportsWorld

Jordan Henderson named Premier League Player of the Year

Henderson becomes 12th player in Liverpool history to receive the award Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson was named Premier League Player of the Year, a prize given by journalists that takes into account the player’s performance in the last 12 months, particularly…
PortugalSports

Marcano away from the pitch for at least three months

Spanish footballer Iván Marcano, from F. C. Porto, will be out of action for at least the next three months due to injury, the ‘dragons’ revealed this Wednesday, in a statement sent to the Securities Market Commission. “The expected period for removal from…