Series A92 Videos

Luis Enrique convinced PSG can mount Barca comeback

Paris Saint-Germain coach Luis Enrique said on Monday his players were strong enough to turn around the Champions League clash against Barcelona and reach the semi-finals. Spanish champions Barcelona triumphed 3-2 in Paris in the quarter-final first leg last week, leaving PSG needing to triumph at the Olympic Stadium on Tuesday. “PSG have never come […]

Scotland midfielder Ferguson to miss Euros with knee injury

Lewis Ferguson will miss Euro 2024 after his club Bologna confirmed on Monday that the Scotland midfielder will go undergo surgery for a knee ligament injury. In a statement Bologna said that their captain Ferguson “has sustained an injury to his cruciate ligament. He will undergo an operation, after which his recovery time will be […]

Wirtz and Xhaka ‘staying’ at Leverkusen next year, says Rolfes

Florian Wirtz and Granit Xhaka will both stay with freshly-minted Bundesliga champions Bayer Leverkusen beyond the summer, sporting director Simon Rolfes said Monday. Leverkusen clinched the first league title in their 120-year history with a 5-0 thrashing of Werder Bremen on Sunday, with Wirtz scoring a hat-trick and Xhaka also getting a goal. The surprise […]

Dortmund ‘obliged’ to hit back against Atletico, says Terzic

Manager Edin Terzic said Monday his Borussia Dortmund side were “obliged” to return fire in Tuesday’s home Champions League quarter final against Atletico Madrid after being “punished” in the first leg. Dortmund trail 2-1 after the first leg in Madrid, where poor individual mistakes allowed Atletico to take a 2-0 lead after 30 minutes. Dortmund […]

Bilbao veteran Garcia retiring at end of season

Veteran Athletic Bilbao forward Raul Garcia will retire at the end of the season, the Basque side said Monday. The 37-year-old, who was capped twice by Spain, won the Copa del Rey with Athletic earlier in April, his first major trophy with the club after arriving from Atletico Madrid in 2015. He netted in the […]

Alonso’s historic title has changed club for ever

In other contexts, it might have been seen as tempting fate, daring to anger the football gods. Leverkusen was set for a day of celebration like never before. Approximately 10,000 people lined the streets to greet the team bus leading up to the Bay-Arena with Bismarckstrasse renamed Xabi-Alonso-Allee for the day with its new moniker […]

Haller to miss Atletico clash, Sancho to return

Borussia Dortmund striker Sebastien Haller will miss Tuesday’s home Champions League quarter final clash with Atletico Madrid, while winger Jadon Sancho is set to return, Dortmund coach Edin Terzic said Monday. Dortmund trail 2-1 after the first leg in Madrid, with Haller scoring a goal late to bring the visitors back into the tie. Haller […]