Uefa unveil Champions League revamp

The European Champions League will see an increase of four teams to 36 and the present group stage replaced by one single league from the 2024/25 season, Uefa said on Tuesday. The revamp of European football’s premier club competition will see each team play eight league games – four home and four away – as […]

Liverpool stutter while United are crushed

Liverpool’s Premier League title bid suffered a blow as Tottenham earned a 1-1 draw against the quadruple chasers, while Manchester United crashed to a “humiliating” 4-0 defeat at Brighton on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp’s side fell behind to Son Heung-min’s second-half goal at Anfield before Luis Diaz equalised in the closing stages. Son tapped in Ryan […]

Liverpool stutters, while United are crushed

Liverpool’s Premier League title bid suffered a blow as Tottenham earned a 1-1 draw against the quadruple chasers, while Manchester United crashed to a “humiliating” 4-0 defeat at Brighton on Saturday. Jurgen Klopp’s side fell behind to Son Heung-min’s second-half goal at Anfield before Luis Diaz equalised in the closing stages. Son tapped in Ryan […]

Bournemouth seal promotion to Premier League

Bournemouth beat Nottingham Forest 1-0 on Tuesday to earn automatic promotion to the Premier League after two seasons in the second-tier Championship. Substitute Kieffer Moore scored the only goal of the game in the 83rd minute as Scott Parker’s side joined champions Fulham in the English top flight next season. It was only the Wales […]

Independent regulator to oversee football in England

The British government confirmed on Monday that it would create an independent football regulator to ensure the financial sustainability of the game despite objections from the Premier League. Ministers have given their formal support to 10 recommendations set out in a fan-led review that was published in November. They also include greater consultation with supporters […]