The Philadelphia Union have signed Swiss international and Bundesliga veteran Tranquillo Barnetta on a free transfer using targeted allocation money.
Ajax had to settle for a draw while Celtic and FC Basel were among the winners as the final six Champions League third qualifying first leg ties were played on Wednesday evening.
Ajax threw away a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at Rapid Vienna -- the lowest-ranked side in the non-champions half of the draw.
Davy Klaassen scored twice in the first half to seemingly put Ajax in control of the tie, but three minutes after the break Florian Kainz reduced the arrears.
The Austrian club suffered...
Brazil and Flamengo legend Zico has asked his country's football federation to back him in his bid for the soon-to-be-vacated FIFA presidency.
The 62-year-old expressed his desire to run just days after current president Sepp Blatter announced his plans to abdicate the organization's top post back in June.
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Standing UEFA president Michel Platini announced his candidacy on Wednesday, and the star of the 1982 and '86 Brazilian World Cup teams is hoping to have the support of CBF before soliciting other...
Paul Pogba and Mario Mandzukic were both on target as Juventus won 2-1 against Lechia Gdansk.
Juve were in front after only four minutes when Paulo Dybala's corner was headed home by Pogba.
But Massimiliano Allegri's men suffered a blow shortly afterwards when Giorgio Chiellini was forced off injured. The Serie A champions have already lost fellow defender Andrea Barzagli to a three-week layoff.
Sami Khedira, signed from Real Madrid earlier in the summer, came off...
Sergio Ramos has reached an agreement on a new contract with Real Madrid that will keep him at the club until June 30, 2020, Spanish daily Marca reports.
Ramos had been a target for Manchester United, who were reported to be demanding the Spain international in return as part of any deal which would see goalkeeper David De Gea move to the Bernabeu.
But now the 29-year-old appears to have ended speculation over his future by signing a new five-year deal with Rafa Benitez's side.
"The agreement between...
Norwich have announced the signing of Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom on a season-long loan deal.
The 22-year-old, who signed a new four-year contract with the Reds in May, spent last season on loan at West Brom, having previously impressed in the Sky Bet Championship for Derby in a temporary spell the previous...