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Chelsea could make a move for former player Frank Lampard, who is in charge at Derby County. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Derby County are braced for a formal approach from Chelsea to speak with Frank Lampard following Maurizio Sarri’s departure for Juventus. The Italian(...)

Mauricio Pochettino is one of the leading contenders to take over from José Mourinho at Manchester United. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

Mauricio Pochettino Pochettino is highly regarded at Old Trafford after his superb work at Southampton and Tottenham. The former Espanyol and Paris S(...)

Paris St Germain’s Parc des Princes stadium. Photograph:   Matthias Hangst/Getty Images

Paris St Germain have opened an investigation into a claim that club scouts recorded young players’ ‘origins’ in order to limit the number of black pl(...)

Real Madrid manager Julen Lopetegui watches his side lose to Levante at the Bernabeu on Saturday. Photo: Rodrigo Jimenez/EPA

They’d been there for a while when the call came through to tell them they were standing in the wrong place. Raphaël Varane’s handball had actually be(...)

Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos vies for the ball with Ivan Alejo of Getafe. Photograph: Rodrigo Jimenez/EPA

The union of Spanish footballers (AFE) is unanimously opposed to La Liga’s plans to play regular season games in the United States and will not rule o(...)

France captain Patrice Evra (c) meets with teammates after a clash with coach Raymond Domenech. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty

Thierry Henry had more pressing matters to attend to before he could lose himself in his New York dreamscape [he was joining New York Red Bulls from B(...)

 Eusebio Sacristan has no plans to leave Real Sociedad before the end of his contract. Photograph: Getty Images

Eusebio Sacristan has ruled himself out of the running to replace Luis Enrique as Barcelona coach, insisting he sees himself at Real Sociedad for “a l(...)

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani:  has scored 33 goals in 31 matches this season. Photograph: Nicolas Tucat/AFP/Getty Images

In the rarefied world of the Champions League there is a fine line between being a serious force and a serial joke. Arsenal know this and so do Paris (...)

PSG are getting used to life without their talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Photograph: Reuters

How do you fill a hole that’s Zlatan-shaped? This is only the most pressing of questions facing the manager Unai Emery as Paris St-Germain prepare to (...)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger attends a press conference at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. Arsenal will face Paris Saint Germain in their opening Champions League Group A match. Photo: Getty Images

Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal’s heavy investment this summer and greater experience throughout their squad leaves them better placed to force passage(...)

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