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France's Jean-Kevin Augustin fluffs Panenka at U20 World Cup

France's Jean-Kevin Augustin fluffs Panenka at U20 World Cup

After Amine Harit went down for a very soft penalty, PSG forward Augustin messed up his audacious spot-kick attempt. 25 May 2017
Makelele role is now the Kante role - Chelsea icon Claude passes baton to N'Golo

Makelele role is now the Kante role - Chelsea icon Claude passes baton to N'Golo

Claude Makelele is in awe of N'Golo Kante following his compatriot's sublime performances for Chelsea in 2016-17. 25 May 2017
Boateng rules out Bayern exit

Boateng rules out Bayern exit

Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng is not thinking about a transfer away from the Bundesliga champions during the close-season. 25 May 2017
Klopp wants Liverpool transfer dealings wrapped up as soon as possible

Klopp wants Liverpool transfer dealings wrapped up as soon as possible

Jurgen Klopp would prefer Liverpool complete any incoming transfers as soon as possible in order to be ready for the 2017-18 campaign. 25 May 2017
Barcelona express Messi support after lost appeal

Barcelona express Messi support after lost appeal

Lionel Messi had an appeal against a suspended jail term denied on Wednesday, but Barcelona continue to support their man. 25 May 2017
Hutcho on Mariners split: Okon didn't speak to me

Hutcho on Mariners split: Okon didn't speak to me

Central Coast Mariners legend John Hutchinson says he still carries the disappointment of ending 12 years service to the club without one word from incoming coach Paul Okon. 25 May 2017
Davidson's wise words for new Roo Hrustic

Davidson's wise words for new Roo Hrustic

Aussie Jason Davidson has hailed Socceroos bolter Ajdin Hrustic after spending the 2016-17 season with him at Dutch Eredivisie club FC Groningen. 25 May 2017
Carney will re-sign says Arnold

Carney will re-sign says Arnold

Sydney FC boss Graham Arnold has revealed one of his key attacking weapons is poised to re-commit to the Hyundai A-League Champions. 25 May 2017
Valverde a good option for Barcelona – Pique

Valverde a good option for Barcelona – Pique

Former Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde would be welcomed to Barcelona by defender Gerard Pique. 25 May 2017
Klopp defends Sydney after 'crazy' talk

Klopp defends Sydney after 'crazy' talk

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp mounted a spirited defence of Sydney FC after the A-League champions were swept aside 3-0 at ANZ Stadium on Wednesday night. 25 May 2017
Pogba: I'd be very happy if Juve won Champions League

Pogba: I'd be very happy if Juve won Champions League

A Juventus win over Real Madrid would please Manchester United star Paul Pogba. 25 May 2017
15 fans, Grand Final tickets, 880km and the ride of their lives

15 fans, Grand Final tickets, 880km and the ride of their lives

So, it's the 2017 Hyundai A-League Grand Final. 25 May 2017
Copa Libertadores Review: Palmeiras, Wilstermann progress

Copa Libertadores Review: Palmeiras, Wilstermann progress

Wilstermann advanced in the Copa Libertadores despite a defeat as Palmeiras continued their fine form. 25 May 2017
Chinese FA cracks down on soaring transfer fees to place Costa deal in doubt

Chinese FA cracks down on soaring transfer fees to place Costa deal in doubt

Diego Costa's potential move to the CSL has hit a snag following new rules introduced by the CFA. 25 May 2017
Mata and Smalling describe extra Europa League motivation after Manchester attacks

Mata and Smalling describe extra Europa League motivation after Manchester attacks

Monday's attacks in Manchester resonated with the world and Juan Mata was extra motivated to win the Europa League to honour the victims. 25 May 2017
Viewers vent over ABC2's cringeworthy coverage: 'Make it stop!'

Viewers vent over ABC2's cringeworthy coverage: 'Make it stop!'

ABC2's coverage of the much-hyped match between Liverpool and Sydney FC has been slammed as embarrassing, disrespectful and cringeworthy by fans and pundits. 25 May 2017
Herrera dedicates Europa League trophy to Manchester victims

Herrera dedicates Europa League trophy to Manchester victims

Touched by the events so close to home, Ander Herrera had the victims in his heart as he lifted the Europa League trophy. 25 May 2017
Bosz admits Ajax were overawed by Stockholm showpiece

Bosz admits Ajax were overawed by Stockholm showpiece

Ajax's youthful squad will be learn from their Europa League disappointment against Manchester United says head coach Peter Bosz. 25 May 2017
From 'The Special One' to 'The Humble One' - Mourinho felt he was the worst manager in the world

From 'The Special One' to 'The Humble One' - Mourinho felt he was the worst manager in the world

Jose Mourinho masterminded Manchester United's return to the Champions League after a 2-0 victory over Dutch giants Ajax in Stockholm. 25 May 2017
Mourinho plays down talk of Silva move

Mourinho plays down talk of Silva move

Monaco star Bernardo Silva appears unlikely to join Manchester United in the off-season. 25 May 2017
Atletico Madrid don't expect Manchester United to match Griezmann's €100m clause

Atletico Madrid don't expect Manchester United to match Griezmann's €100m clause

Enrique Cerezo does not think Antoine Griezmann will leave Atletico Madrid for Manchester United during the close-season. 25 May 2017