Barcelona’s Argentine forward Lionel Messi during their Spanish League match against Getafe on October 17th. Photograph: Gabriel Bouys/AFP via Getty Images

Barcelona defender Gerard Piqué has torn into the club over their handling of the Lionel Messi contract situation, which resulted in the forward attem(...)

Northern Ireland’s Jonny Evans appeared to pull up before being replaced at half-time in Wednesday night’s defeat to Norway. Photograph: Inpho

Northern Ireland manager Ian Baraclough focused on the positives for next month’s Euro 2020 qualifying play-off final against Slovakia after another f(...)

Lionel Messi scores Barcelona’s winner against Real Sociedad from the spot. Photograph: Luis Gene/Getty/AFP

Barcelona 1 Real Sociedad 0 Lionel Messi’s late penalty given after a VAR review saw Barcelona edge out Real Sociedad 1-0 at the Nou Camp to move bac(...)

Chelsea’s Andreas Christensen signed for the club when he was 15. Photograph: David Klein/Reuters

There are no prizes for guessing which of the two clubs involved in Tuesday night’s big game at Stamford Bridge played a bigger part in producing the (...)

Marcus Rashford scored a hat-trick on his England Under-21 debut. Photograph: Getty

Marcus Rashford grabbed a dream hat-trick on his England Under-21 debut as Gareth Southgate’s side moved a step closer to Euro 2017. In front of watc(...)

 Hungary’s Laszlo Kleinheisler (left) celebrates after scoring on his international debut  during the Uefa Euro 2016 match  at Ullevaal Stadion in Oslo. Photograph: Vidar Ruud/EPA

Norway 0 Hungary 1 Hungary stunned Norway with a 1-0 win thanks to a first-half goal from Laszlo Kleinheisler in the first leg of their Euro 2016 play(...)

Norway international Martin Odegaard, with Real Madrid’s representative Emilio Butragueno, after the teenager signed  for the Spanish giants. Photograph: Andres Kudacki/AP

Real Madrid could face a transfer ban, similar to the one imposed on Barcelona, after Fifa opened an investigation into the deals involving under-age (...)

 Martin Odegaard answers  questions during today’s press conference at Real Madrid’s Valdebebas training grounds. Photograph: Denis Doyle/Getty Images

Norwegian teenager Martin Odegaard has described his move from Stromsgodset to Real Madrid as a “dream come true”.The 16-year-old attacking midfielder(...)

 Martin Odegaard, seen here at the Copa del Rey game between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid at the  Vicente Calderon  on January 7th, has signed for Real from Stromsgodset in a deal worth around €3million for the 16-year-old Norwegian midfielder. Photograph: Dani Pozo/AFP/Getty Images

Real Madrid have struck a deal to sign Norway’s teenage sensation Martin Odegaard from Stromsgodset.The Spanish giants did not give details of financ(...)

Real Madrid are set to win the race to sign 16-year-old Norwegian wonderkid Martin Odegaard. (Photo by Trond Tandberg/Getty Images)

The battle to sign up Norway’s 16-year-old footballing prodigy, Martin Odegaard, appears to have been won by Real Madrid. Odegaard, who made his inter(...)

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