Jorge Sampaoli is the only candidate for the vacant Argentina coaching position, Argentine Football Association (AFA) president Claudio Tapia has said.
Argentina need a new coach following the AFA's dismissal of Edgardo Bauza on April 10 after eight months in charge that have left the country's 2018 World Cup qualifying hopes in jeopardy.
Sampaoli, who was born in Argentina, is under contract with Sevilla until June 2018 but can leave this summer provided his €1.5 million release clause is...
Sevilla boss Jorge Sampaoli refused to comment on Wednesday on the harsh assessment of his abilities made by former Argentina coaches Diego Maradona and Carlos Bilardo.
The two said Sampaoli, reported to be the preferred choice of the country's football association to move into the vacant position, is not the "right man" to guide the national team.
Sampaoli announced last week he had an offer to guide Argentina but would only consider it once the La Liga season is over.
When asked about Maradona...
Arsenal have announced that the Emirates Cup will return this summer, with Benfica, Sevilla and RB Leipzig the teams involved in the preseason tournament.
The annual event was cancelled last summer due to Euro 2016 and reconstruction work on the Emirates Stadium pitch, but is back for 2017, taking place across the weekend of July 29 and 30.
The ninth staging of the Emirates Cup will see Leipzig take on Sevilla at 2 p.m. BST on the opening day, with Arsenal then facing Benfica at 4:20 p.m. BST, while...
Sevilla president Jose Castro has said the club have initiated "contacts" about the return of Jesus Navas once his Manchester City contract ends in the summer.
Navas looks set to leave the Etihad Stadium after four years at the club and reports in Spain have said the 31-year-old would welcome a return to Sevilla, whom he left in 2013.
Castro told the club's official website: "No negotiations have started, but there have been contacts."
Navas, a Sevilla youth product, made 388 appearances over 10...