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(...)

Paris Saint-Germain have become embroiled in an argument with London rapper M.I.A after she wore a modified PSG shirt in a music video. Photograph: Afp

Paris Saint-Germain have become embroiled in a row with London-born rapper M.I.A after she wore a modified version of the club’s shirt in one of her (...)

 Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink congratulates players after their 3-1 win against Sunderland in the Premier League. Photo: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Guus Hiddink has addressed the full Chelsea squad for the first time and stressed that opportunities to win a competition this season and even climb i(...)

Arsenal goalkeeper Manuel Almunia  fails to stop Barcelona’s  Lionel Messi  from scoring at the Nou Camp in  2011.  Photograp: Carl De Souza/Getty Images

For the three English clubs left in the Champions League there must be a sense of deja vu about the draw for the last 16 but not a great deal of sati(...)

Eden Hazard of Chelsea and Youssouf Mulumbu of Norwich City in action  during the  Premier League match at Stamford Bridge. Photo: Paul Gilham/Getty

Chelsea 1 Norwich City 0 There was something novel about Eden Hazard being able to leave this arena with a smile of satisfaction plastered acr(...)

Everton manager Roberto Martinez: “I’m not worried at all – our best players will not be leaving in January.”  Photograph:Ben Stansall/AFP

Roberto Martinez has moved swiftly to quell renewed speculation over John Stones’ future by insisting Everton’s position on their coveted defender (...)

Mamadou Sakho celebrates Adam Lallana’s goal during the Europa League game between  Bordeaux and Liverpool on Thursday. Photograph: Romain Perrocheau/Getty Images

Mamadou Sakho is close to signing a new five-year contract with Liverpool as he looks to force his way back into Brendan Rodgers’ first-team plans. Li(...)

Former Barcelona player Juliano Belletti shows the name of Manchester United football club during the UEFA Champions League Group stage draw ceremony in Monaco. Photo: Valery Hache/Getty Images

Manchester City’s unhappy knack of being handed tough Champions League draws continued on Thursday, when they were placed into a group alongside last (...)

Ángel Di María has apologised to Manchester United fans following an unsuccessful season at Old Trafford. Photograph: Epa

Ángel Di María has apologised to Manchester United supporters for his unsuccessful spell at Old Trafford in an open letter, suggesting that factors be(...)

Manchester United have confirmed Ángel Di María’s switch to PSG. Photograph: Afp

Angel di Maria has completed his move from Manchester United to Paris St Germain. PSG and United agreed a €63 millionfee for the midfielder on Sunday (...)