WC Qual. Europe

Sahin retires from international duty

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin on Thursday announced his international retirement after Turkey's failure to reach the World Cup, despite being just 29 years old.

La Liga

Top 10 weirdest football excuses

After Pep Guardiola blamed the ball for Manchester City's failure to score against Wolves in the EFL Cup, we take a look at some of the strangest excuses managers and players have given for their failures on the pitch...

WC Qual. Europe

Hungary coach leaves after disappointing World Cup qualifying campaign

Hungary said Tuesday it has parted company with national football coach Bernd Storck after a disappointing 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.

Premier League

Mourinho surprised by Martinez handling of Fellaini

Jose Mourinho has admitted his surprise that Marouane Fellaini was used by Belgium manager Roberto Martinez in a World Cup qualifier which ended with the Manchester United midfielder suffering an injury.

WC Qual. Europe

Robben deserved more - Van Bommel

Arjen Robben deserved to retire with Netherlands winning a final, rather than failing to qualify for a World Cup, says Mark van Bommel.

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