United goalkeeper Valdes to join Standard Liege on loan

London, Jan 24 : Manchester United on Sunday announced that they and Belgian football club Standard Liege have reached agreement for the loan-transfer of goalkeeper Victor Valdes, effective until the end of the current season. “By moving to Belgium, Valdes becomes the fifth United player to go out on loan this month after fellow goalkeepers […]

Mourinho’s agent denies Man U letter

London, Jan 24 : Jose Mourinho’s agent Jorge Mendes has dismissed speculation that the former Chelsea manager has written to English Premier League (EPL) outfit Manchester United to pitch himself as a replacement for embattled incumbent Louis van Gaal. Manchester United have been struggling this season and are currently fifth on the standings with 37 […]

Delhi’s junior soccer squad announced

New Delhi, Jan 24 : Delhi Soccer Association (DSA) on Sunday named a 20-member squad for the 50th Junior National Football Championship scheduled to be held in Punjab from January 25 to February 3. The DSA selection committee, after a 15-day open selection trials-cum-coaching camp at the CWG Village Sports complex, Akshardham, announced the squad […]

City coach Pellegrini feels Aguero is back to best

London, Jan 24 : Manchester City head coach Manuel Pellegrini believes Sergio Aguero is back to “100 percent” after the Argentina striker’s brace in the draw against West Ham United in an English Premier League (EPL) match. City had to settle for a point after Enner Valencia twice put the Hammers ahead on Saturday, only […]

Uganda FA suspends three officials for illegal player transfer

Kampala, Jan 24 : The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has suspended three officials for illegally transferring a player to a club in Myanmar. Ahmed Hussein, the Uganda FA spokesperson, told Xinhua on Saturday that it was discovered that the officials had tampered with the transfer of Joseph Mpande Mbolimbo. “The FUFA Ethics and […]