Football gossip: Neymar, Mustafi, Van Dijk, Sanchez, Dybala, Pjanic

Real Madrid want Neymar assurances, Virgil van Dijk nears new pay deal, Tottenham want Paulo Dybala in January, plus more. Source

Sounders best Timbers 2-1 for Cascadia Cup

Cristian Roldan and Raul Ruidiaz each scored and the Seattle Sounders defeated the Portland Timbers 2-1 Friday night to secure this season's Cascadia Cup trophy amid a fan protest over Major League Soccer's ban on political displays. Jordan...

Jadon Sancho stars as Borussia Dortmund make it two wins out of two

Jadon Sancho scores one and assists another goal as Borussia Dortmund come from behind to beat newly-promoted Cologne. Source

Time running out for stricken Bury to survive

Bury F.C.'s proud 134-year history could come to an end on Saturday if the League One side cannot prove they are financially viable to the English Football League (EFL). The EFL set a deadline of midnight on Friday...

Football team of masseurs casts spotlight on China's blind

Chen Shanyong, the star player and almost completely blind since birth, co-owns a massage business adorned on the outside with a picture of him wearing a gold medal. Team-mate Chen Kaihua, a powerful forward who had his eyes...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Stop online spread of hate, says Man Utd manager

Social media companies have to stop the spread of hate, says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Paul Pogba received racist abuse online. Source

Wolves clinch famous win at Torino

The English Premier League side, playing in their first European campaign since 1981, went ahead through an own-goal from Gleison Bremer just before half-time. Diogo Jota made it 2-0 on the hour mark but Lorenzo de Silvestri pulled...

Torino 2-3 Wolves: Nuno Espirito Santo's side take advantage in Europa League play-off tie

Wolves are in a good position to qualify for the Europa League group stage for the first time after winning 3-2 away in Italy against Torino. Source