England women to face Portugal in international friendly

England have announced they will travel to Portugal for a friendly on Tuesday 8 October, three days after facing Brazil at Middlesbrough. Source

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo

Ronaldo, 34, has won the renowned France Football magazine trophy for the world's best player five times - as many as Messi - but is eager for more as he moves into the twilight of his career. "Messi's...

Salzburg's Haaland becomes third-youngest Champions League hat-trick scorer

Salzburg striker Erling Braut Haaland became the third-youngest player to score a Champions League hat-trick as the Austrian champions romped to a stunning 6-2 win over Genk on Tuesday. The 19-year-old took his incredible tally to 17 goals...

Wednesday's gossip column: Sancho, Lloris, Guardiola, Wilson, Isco

Man Utd eyeing move for Bournemouth's Callum Wilson, Liverpool in hunt for Napoli's Fabian Ruiz, Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris talks up MLS move, plus more. Source