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Usain Bolt may give up on football career

Usain Bolt will give himself until the end of the month to decide whether to continue pursuing a career in professional football.

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Clubs deny European Super League plans

European football leaders got no new details about a reported plan for a breakaway Super League during a meeting at UEFA headquarters.

Mbappe's legacy written in next three years

The last three years have seen Kylian Mbappe's incredible rise. But the most crucial period for the young Frenchman (and for PSG) is still to come.

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Football Talking Points

Extra Time: Defining a successful season for Solari

The FC panel answer your tweets on how Santi Solari's first season should be judged, what dressing rooms are like at half-time and much more.


Matuidi: Pogba has big role with France & we miss him

Blaise Matuidi said France will feel the absence of Paul Pogba in their UEFA Nations League match against the Netherlands.


Ranieri the right man to rescue Fulham's season?

Following Fulham's sacking of Slavisa Jokanovic, the ESPN FC crew share their thoughts on the appointment of former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri.


Malcom: Messi is a football alien

Barcelona's Malcom describes just how much he's learning from Lionel Messi and explains just how special he is as a player.


Picking a Super Eagles-Bafana Bafana Combined XI

Ahead of Nigeria's clash against South Africa in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying, ESPN picks a combined XI of players from both sides.


South Africa vs. Nigeria: Will history repeat itself?

Nigeria may be in pole position in Group E, but they're up against it in Johannesburg if they're to avoid a repeat of recent unhappy memories.

Baxter has no fear over Nigeria clash

Percy Tau will be a key player for injury-ravaged South Africa when they take on Nigeria in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday.

Transfer Talk

LIVE Transfer Talk: Liverpool lead race for Pulisic

Liverpool are favourites to land Christian Pulisic after the Dortmund star admitted he was keen to play in England. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Pogba rules out Juve return; United is 'home'

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba's future has been uncertain in recent weeks but he reaffirmed his love for the club.

Neymar joining Madrid wouldn't upset Iniesta

Andres Iniesta has said it would not upset him to see his former Barcelona teammate Neymar play for Real Madrid one day.

International Friendly

News from the Americas

Brazil, Uruguay have chance to tinker with attack options

Brazil and Uruguay -- the favorites for the 2019 Copa America -- can use their upcoming friendly in London to tinker with their talented midfields.

Downcast Mexico needs boost from Argentina friendlies

The trip to Argentina for two upcoming friendlies has not started off well for Mexico. A positive display will go a long a way to embolden El Tri.

Lamela injury return spurred on by Argentina dream

The 26-year-old Tottenham winger's last international appearance came in September 2016, a month before a hip problem sidelined him for over a year.


vs. Ethiopia, Nov. 18

Despite big-name recalls, Partey remains Ghana's key man

Despite the high-profile call-ups to the Ghana fold, it's Thomas Partey who remains the Black Stars' best hope.

Appiah defends Ghana's big-name recalls

Kwesi Appiah has defended his decision to call up some of Ghana's biggest names for the weekend's clash against Ethiopia.

Ayews' return not behind Asamoah's Ghana absence - Konadu

The Internazionale midfielder has pulled out of the Black Stars squad to face Ethiopia this weekend.


vs. Liberia, Nov. 18

Can Kadewere return complete Zimbabwe's jigsaw?

Tinotenda Kadewere's return to full fitness after four months out with a knee complaint should prove a great lift for Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe plan to 'punish' Liberia - Chawapiwa

Talent Chawapiwa believes Zimbabwe's formidable fire power can 'punish' Liberia in Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

Macauley Bonne: Zimbabwe's next in line?

Zimbabwe prospect Macauley Bonne is taking the National League by storm at Leyton Orient, and could be a massive asset for the Warriors.

Africa Women Cup of Nations

Can Cameroon finally get their hands on the AWCON?

Can four-time defeated AWCON finalists Cameroon finally go one step further in Ghana?

Nigeria still AWCON favourites, but not by much

Only seven countries have been to every FIFA Women's World Cup since its inception in 1991, and Nigeria is a member of that class. For now...

Black Queens need attention to make most of AWCON opportunity

Ghana's Black Queens believe the media have a role to play in overcoming the apathy towards women's football that exists in the AWCON host nation.

Football: Essentials

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  • League tables

    Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.

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  • Upcoming fixtures

    Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.

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  • Latest scores

    Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.

Move Over, Batman!

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  • Inked: Neymar's new comic book

    PSG star Neymar was the muse for the main character of a new comic book series, "Inked," in which tattoos come alive to help fight crime.

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