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Neymar with his son watches from the stands before the Copa America final. Photograph: Getty Images

Brazil winning a Copa América at home cannot be said to be a surprise. They have hosted the tournament five times and, after beating Peru 3-1 in the f(...)

Man of the match Everton celebrates his goal in Brazil’s 5-0 rout of Peru. Photograph: Alexandre Schneider/Getty

Peru 0 Brazil 5 Brazil overwhelmed Peru with three goals in a superb first half to set up a crushing 5-0 victory on Saturday and cruise into the Copa(...)

Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold  applauded Barcelona’s fans during his solo lap of honour – and they applauded him back. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Twenty years old, on the same pitch as Lionel Messi, and it is your “genius moment” that Jürgen Klopp and the football world salute, having driven you(...)

Naby Keita of Liverpool scores his team’s first goal during the Premier League win over Huddersfield Town. Photo: Michael Regan/Getty Images

When Liverpool scored after 15 seconds against Huddersfield Town on Friday night, one common reaction would have been to bemoan the lack of competitiv(...)

The Barcelona team before their last home defeat, against Real Betis last November. Photograph: Getty Images

Manchester United have already written a piece of European Cup history this season, becoming the first team to overturn a 2-0 home defeat in the secon(...)

Thiago Silva remonstrates with the referee after a penalty is awarded to Manchester United. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Football still, it turns out, has the power to fight back. Money is a lot of things but it isn’t quite everything, not yet. Although before we get ca(...)

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford fires home his late penalty past Paris St Germain goalkeeper  Gianluigi Buffon during the Champions League round of 16 second leg at the Parc des Princes. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters

Paris St Germain 1 Manchester United 3 (3-3 on agg, Man Utd win on away goals) Where does this result register in the list of spectacular European ni(...)

Real Madrid’s Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Italian Serie A side Juventus FC in a deal worth €100 million. Photograph: PA

Cristiano Ronaldo described it in matter-of-fact terms as “the moment to begin a new cycle”. In Italy the headline writers went a little bigger as the(...)

Neymar’s injury floored Brazil at the 2014 World Cup and they will be out to make amends in Russia. Photo: Getty Images

Brazil (4-1) Who are they? The favourites come into this tournament with pressure on their shoulders like no other team knows. Brazil expects. Brazi(...)

Fans  celebrate  at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday as Manchester City win the Premier League. Photograph: PA Wire

Ottmar Hitzfeld, the former Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich manager, used to speak of the red zone, a central area of the pitch just outside the p(...)

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