Juventus defender Patrice Evra has said he will shake Luis Suarez’s hand before the Champions League final in Berlin. Photograph: Afp

Patrice Evra says he will shake Luis Suárez’s hand when the two players meet before the Champions League final in Berlin, but the Frenchman insists th(...)

 Alvaro Morata equalises for Juventus in the Champions League semi-final second leg at  Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. Photo:  Paul Hanna/Reuters

Massimo Allegri had warned his team would face “95 long and interminable minutes” at the Santiago Bernabéu, and so it proved. But the reward at the en(...)

Juventus players celebrate with their supporters after they reach the last four of the Champion League following a 0-0 draw away to Monaco. Photograph: Afp

AS Monaco 0 (0) Juventus 0 (1)Those from Barcelona to Bayern Munich via Madrid will not be quaking in their boots just yet, but Juvenuts are back wher(...)

France’s captain Karim Benzema reacts during their international friendly soccer match against Brazil at the Stade de France. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

France suffered a serious reality check in their build-up to Euro 2016 on home soil when Brazil outclassed them in a friendly at the Stade de France (...)

 Jessica Ennis-Hill wants her name to be removed from a stand at Sheffield United’s Bramall Lane stadium if the club choose to re-sign Ched Evans. Photograph: PA Wire.

Professional Footballers’ Association of Ireland (PFAI) solicitor Stuart Gilhooly has defended his opinions on the Ched Evans case and said the convic(...)

Alex Ferguson  has hit back at suggestions that he is partly to blame for Manchester United’s decline and distancing himself from the common belief that he was solely responsible for the appointment of David Moyes. Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Alex Ferguson has hit back at suggestions that he is partly to blame for Manchester United’s decline, insisting it is absurd to think he left behind (...)

 Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal expects Marcos Rojo to be a major addition to his squad. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Louis van Gaal has made a move to strengthen his much-maligned defence after completing the signing of Argentina international Marcos Rojo from Sport(...)

  Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez has seen his four-month playing ban upheld. Photograph: EPA

The court of arbitration for sport (CAS) has upheld Luis Suarez’s ban and fine for biting the Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini but the Barcelona strik(...)

Luke Shaw’s hamstring injury means Manchester United will be without their new left back for at least the first  four weeks of the season. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

Louis van Gaal faces the possibility of going into his first Premier League game in charge of Manchester United with only two fit senior defenders aft(...)