John Terry: Chelsea’s long-serving captain  struggled at Manchester City last weekend and was substituted  at half-time by manager Jose Mourinho. Photograph: Carl Recine/Livepic/Reuters

1 A test of City’s mettle: Manchester City’s 3-0 victory over Chelsea was a statement performance. The message was received loud and clear by José (...)

Pedro scored the winner for Barcelona in the Super Cup final just hours after it was announced he had asked to leave the club. Photograph: Getty
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Golf
  • August 12, 2015, 08:28

Harrington and Clarke back Lowry for Major The US PGA Championship begins at Whistling Strait tomorrow with Shane Lowry looking to pick up where he le(...)

Pedro scored the winner for Barcelona as they beat Sevilla 5-4 after extra time in a thrilling Super Cup in Tbilisi. Photograph: Getty

Barcelona 5 Sevilla 4 (AET) Substitute Pedro scored the winner on what may be his final Barcelona appearance as the Catalans emerged with a 5-4 extra(...)

 Barcelona say they will not be selling any players - ruling out any deal involving Pedro. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Barcelona have completed their business in the latest transfer window and the Spanish and European champions’ squad is now “closed”, president Josep B(...)

Memphis Depay of Manchester United is congratulated by teammate Wayne Rooney after scoring against the San Jose Earthquakes during the first half of their International Champions Cup match. Photograph: Stephen Lam/Getty Images

Memphis Depay is sure Louis van Gaal will help him realise his dream of becoming a footballing “legend”. Van Gaal stole a march on his rivals in May w(...)

Carlos Bacca is set to complete a move form Sevilla to AC Milan. Photograph: Getty

Liverpool look set to lose out on the signing of Carlos Bacca with the Sevilla forward set to undergo a medical in the next few days to complete his t(...)

Everton have confirmed the signing of Gerard Deulofeu from Barcelona. Photogrpah: PA

Everton have confirmed the signing of Barcelona winger Gerard Deulofeu. The 21-year-old has signed a three-year-contract, with the option of a furthe(...)

Manchester United target Sergio Ramos has told Real Madrid he wants to leave. Photograph: Afp

The Manchester United target Sergio Ramos has told Real Madrid that he wants to leave. The defender held a meeting with Madrid’s chief executive José (...)

Brazil’s Roberto Firmino has signed for Liverpool. Photograph: Kiko Huesca/Inpho

Liverpool have signed Hoffenheim forward Roberto Firmino subject to a medical, the Premier League club have announced. The 23-year-old Brazil internat(...)

Slaven Bilic enjoyed an 18-month spell at Upton Park as a player. Photograph: Sedat Suna/EPA

Slaven Bilic is confident he will be confirmed as West Ham United’s manager within the next 48 hours, although the success of his application may actu(...)