Manchester city owner Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan: has invested €1.46 billion in the club in  six years.  Photo: Andrew Yates/AFP

Manchester City believe they will comply with Uefa’s financial fair play break-even rules this season after announcing they reduced their annual loss (...)

A lab worker disconnects from a charger a mobile phone, displaying a timer indicating that the battery was fully charged under 30 seconds, at the headquarters of StoreDot in Tel Aviv. The Israeli company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes, advances that could transform two of the world’s most dynamic consumer industries. (Photograph: Finbarr O’Reilly/Reuters)

An Israeli company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes, advances that cou(...)

Jose Mourinho: Chelsea are not at the top because of an easy run, they are there because their rounded squad has been improved due to  astute buys by a  superb manager.

On August 16th Alexis Sanchez, all €40 million of him, made his Arsenal debut in a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace. Twelve weeks later, the man who bo(...)

Fans outside Stamford Bridge prior to the game against   Aston Villa on Saturday. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Chelsea have had talks with England’s rugby chiefs about moving to Twickenham for a season while Stamford Bridge is redeveloped.The Rugby Football Uni(...)

Chelsea’s manager Jose Mourinho. Photograph:
EPA

Jose Mourinho has suggested clubs, Manchester City principal among them, will be wary of flouting Uefa’s financial fair play regulations only if the g(...)

Donegal’s Kevin Cassidy and Dublin’s Bryan Cullen during the 2011 All-Ireland football semi-final. “Yeah, it’s definitely an All-Ireland that we let slip.” says Cassidy.

It’s well established that Jim McGuinness and Kevin Cassidy have an uneasy history. Cassidy, Donegal’s two-time All Star wing back, contributed(...)

Russian president Vladimir Putin: the annexing of of Crimea could have unforseen consequences for Russia’s plans to host the 2018 World Cup.

Officials fear penalty for breaching Uefa regulations in Russian Cup preliminary matches and falling foul of Vladimir PutinSKChF Sevastopol won 2-0 at(...)

Donegal boss Jim McGuinness: “I think the divide is becoming bigger and bigger.  Dublin are way out in front of any other team.” Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donegal manager Jim McGuinness has compared Dublin’s resource advantage to that enjoyed by Chelsea in the Premier League in the years after Roman Abr(...)

Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho: “Some they have 10 years to win something, I have only two.” Photograph: Laszlo Beliczay/Epa

Jose Mourinho has reopened old wounds on the eve of the new Premier League campaign by suggesting that rival managers such as Arsene Wenger and Manuel(...)

Presidential candidate: Petro Poroshenko greets supporters at a rally. Photograph: Mykola Lazarenko/Reuters

Like so many settlements around Donetsk, Oktyabrsky sits next to a coal mine, its lift tower jutting like an old tooth from the dark earth. But two(...)