Arsenal vs Man UTD - Match Preview | The Nutmeg
Arsenal and Man UTD are back in action this weekend. Amos Joseph and Solomon Fowowe preview one of the most anticipated matches before it gets underway.
Football: Defensa y Justicia fans celebrate Sudamericana Cup title win
Hundreds of football fans of Argentina's Defensa y Justicia gather outside the team's headquarters to celebrate their Sudamericana Cup win, which is also the club's first international trophy.
Rio residents react to football star Neymar's New Year party rumours
Rio de Janeiro residents react after several Brazilian media report that football star Neymar is organising a huge New Year's Eve party at his luxury beachside mansion near the city amid the coronavirus pandemic, a claim his lawyers have denied.
In a league of his own: The genius and controversy of Diego Maradona, football’s golden child
What becomes a legend most? Flawed geniuses abound in the annals of history but how many drew the same kind of devotion as Argentine footballer Diego Armando Maradona? What made the short-in-size but larger-than-life soccer wizard a one-of-a-kind icon? As Argentina and the football-loving world grieve their pibe de oro, we ask about the ups and downs of a star whose career coincided with the rise of cable TV, the consecration of a sport gone global and the rollercoaster fortunes of a South American nation, which often mirrored those of its golden child.
Maradona remains to undergo autopsy: prosecutor
Diego Maradona's remains will undergo an autopsy, public prosecutor John Broyard tells reporters on Wednesday outside the football idol's house.
COVID-19: Aspirin to be tested as a potential drug in UK study, Election not over – Trump campaign and more
Here are a few reasons to pick up a copy of The Guardian on Saturday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on Saturday.
Maradona recovering well after brain surgery, says doctor
The personal doctor of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, who had successful brain surgery to remove a blood clot, is "amazed" at the rate of his recovery, as fans leave messages of support on the walls of the private clinic in Buenos Aires where their idol is undergoing treatment.
Lionel Messi says he is forced to stay with Barcelona
Football superstar Lionel Messi will stay at Barcelona for another season, avoiding a lengthy legal battle against the "club of his life." But he also accused the club president of going back on his word.
Brazil’s football federation announces equal pay for women and men
Brazil’s football governing body has announced that it is adopting an equal pay policy for both women’s and men’s football, becoming one of the first countries in the world to do so.
Why Barcelona need the Champions League to rescue dire season | The Nutmeg
Who advances to the Champions League last-four between Barça and Bayern? Barcelona meet Bayern Munich tonight in Lisbon in the Champions League in a fitting encounter between two regulars in the latter stages of the competition.