Football

Southgate declines caretaker manager post

Southgate declines caretaker manager post

Gareth Southgate (picture) has delivered an embarrassing blow to the Football Association (FA) by declining to take over as England manager even on an interim basis.

Southampton appoint Puel as new manager

Southampton appoint Puel as new manager

Former Nice coach Claude Puel has been named as Southampton manager on a three-year contract in succession to Ronald Koeman, the Premier League club said on Thursday (June 30).

Neymar likely to stay with Barcelona up to 2021

Neymar likely to stay with Barcelona up to 2021

Neymar is close to signing a three-year contract extension with Barcelona that will tie the Brazil captain to the La Liga champions until June 2021, club president Josep Maria...

Gallery: Wenger, Ranieri the top candidates for England

Wenger, Ranieri the top candidates for England

LONDON — The Football Association are ready to put Gareth Southgate temporarily in charge of the England team if they have to wait to hire the “inspirational manager” they are...

Ronaldo lives to play, and lives for Portugal

Ronaldo lives to play, and lives for Portugal

You see a different kind of Cristiano Ronaldo when you are the manager of his team. The rest of the world has become obsessed with the image and the look of the man, or how he...