Chelsea’s Eden Hazard was the most fouled players in the English Premier League last season. Photograph: Catherine Mill/Getty Images.

The text message was sent in the aftermath of a parting of the ways, and it was meant as an apology. Eden Hazard had been receiving treatment for tha(...)

Chelsea captain John Terry is set to leave the club at the end of the Premier League season. Photo: PA

Many will just shrug and mutter good riddance. They will point to the controversies which cost John Terry his captaincy of England, twice, and to that(...)

Goal-line technology will be used at Euro 2016 and in the play-off stages of the Champions League from next season. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Goal-line technology will be used to help referees make decisions at the European Championship in France in June, organisers Uefa said on Friday. It (...)

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard goes off injured as manager José Mourinho talks to him at the King Power Stadium. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

If ever a Champions League was won by a team’s sense of togetherness, it was the 2012 edition which saw Chelsea beat Bayern Munich on penalties. Che(...)

José Mourinho sits on his own before the start of the English Premier League game between West Ham United and Chelsea. Photograph: Hannah McKay/EPA

Even back when the fit felt perfect, in those heady days of spring when the team were hoisting trophies and all appeared hunky dory between manager an(...)

 Jose Mourinho during his press conference at Cobham on Friday. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Jose Mourinho’s deep-lying antipathy towards Arsene Wenger has surfaced yet again in the wake of the Frenchman’s post-match comments at Stamford Bridg(...)

Robbie Keane of the LA Galaxy vies for the ball with Victor Cabrera of the Montreal Impact during their MLS match. Photograph: AFP Photo

Robbie Keane continues to top the list of Irish earners in the MLS by quite a distance but recent arrivals at LA Galaxy, Steven Gerrard and Giovani Do(...)

Rookie outfit Orlando City are paying Kaka $6.6 million while the 30 other squad players receive a total of $4 million between them.  Photo:  Alex Menendez/Getty

Twenty-four-year-old Thomas McNamara grew up 40 minutes north of Yankee Stadium where he currently patrols midfield for New York City FC. With enough (...)

Robbie Keane has been overtaken by Steven Gerrard as the LA Galaxy’s highest paid player. Photograph: EPA

Robbie Keane remains one of the highest paid players in the MLS according to 2015 salary figures released by the MLS Players Union. Keane currently ta(...)

Andrea Pirlo has agreed a deal with Major League Soccer side New York City FC which will see him leave Juventus and line up alongside Frank Lampard and David Villa. Photo: Getty Images

Italy midfielder Andrea Pirlo is leaving Juventus to join Major League Soccer side New York City FC, the Turin club have announced. The Italy star, 36(...)