Official: KP Boateng signs for Fiorentina

Italian Serie A side Fiorentina have officially signed Ghana international Kevin-Prince Boateng from Sassuolo on a permanent basis. The deal was confirmed on Fiorentina’s official website, with the club paying €1m for Boateng, who has put pen to paper on…

Basketball Africa League announces seven host cities for inaugural season

Cairo, Dakar, Lagos, Luanda, Rabat and either Monastir or Tunis Selected to Host Regular Season; Kigali to Host First-Ever BAL Final Four and BAL Final ;NIKE and Jordan Brand Named as Exclusive Outfitter of BAL The Basketball Africa League (BAL)…

Dillian Whyte loses mandatory spot, interim WBC title pending over failed drug test

The World Boxing Council has provisionally suspended Dillian Whyte pending an investigation into an adverse finding in a drug test prior to his recent defeat of Oscar Rivas. Whyte won the WBC’s interim title and status as mandatory challenger to…

Man United’s Bailly out until Christmas after knee operation

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will be out until the end of the year after suffering a knee injury, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Tuesday. Bailly, 25, hurt his knee in last Thursday’s 2-1 win against Tottenham Hotspur in…

Bale left out of Real Madrid squad for Munich friendlies

Gareth Bale’s future at Real Madrid took another twist when he was left out of the Spanish side’s squad for two friendly matches in Munich, starting with Tuesday’s game against his old club Tottenham Hotspur. “Bale did not travel in…

PSG sign Everton’s Gueye on four-year contract

Paris St Germain have signed Everton midfielder Idrissa Gueye on a four-year contract, the French champions said on Tuesday. The 29-year-old Senegal international joined Everton from Aston Villa in 2016 and made 108 appearances for the Merseyside club. He spent…

Brazil police end Neymar rape probe over lack of evidence

Police in Brazil probing rape allegations against football superstar Neymar have closed the case due to a lack of evidence, the Sao Paulo attorney general’s office said Monday. The police decision will be sent to prosecutors on Tuesday, which will…

Saudi Arabia appoint Herve Renard as new coach

Herve Renard, who resigned as Morocco coach following the team’s surprise elimination at the African Cup of Nations, said on Monday he was taking over Saudi Arabia’s national team. “Happy to start a new adventure in Saudi Arabia on a…

Show me the money: South Korean fans to sue over Ronaldo no-show

More than 2 000 South Korean soccer fans will sue a sports agency after superstar Cristiano Ronaldo stayed on the bench when his Juventus side played a friendly in Seoul last week, a law firm said Monday. The star Portuguese striker…

Six Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in World Cup draw

Six of the 24 teams who played at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt will be included in the 2022 Fifa World Cup Africa preliminary qualifying draw to be made on Monday. Zimbabwe, Namibia, Angola, Guinea-Bissau and Tanzania…

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