Day: June 3, 2018

World Cup fixtures: The full schedule for Russia 2018

Dates, kick-off times and stadiums – get the full schedule for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The tournament takes place from June 14 to July 15 – here are the confirmed fixtures in full. Group stage Thu June 14: Russia v Saudi Arabia (Group A) – Moscow (Luzhniki), 4pm Fri June 15: Egypt v […]

Man Utd interest in signing Fred no surprise to Brazil coach Tite

Brazil coach Tite is not surprised Jose Mourinho wants to bring Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred to Manchester United. Sky Sports News understands Shakhtar and Manchester United remain in advanced talks over Fred and negotiations are progressing well. Fred featured as an 82nd-minute substitute in Brazil’s 2-0 friendly win over Croatia at Anfield on Sunday. Tite […]

Stoke’s Ramadan Sobhi set for Huddersfield medical

Stoke midfielder Ramadan Sobhi has been released by the Egypt FA to hold talks and have a medical ahead of a move to Huddersfield Town. Sobhi played in Egypt’s 0-0 draw with Colombia in Italy on Saturday but has been allowed to make a brief return to England to complete his move. The Egypt FA […]

Samuel Umtiti agrees five-year contract extension with Barcelona

Barcelona have agreed a five-year contract extension with France international centre-half Samuel Umtiti, the club have announced. The 24-year-old will sign the deal, which runs until the end of the 2022/23 season, on Monday at the Nou Camp. Umtiti has been a success since joining from Lyon for £21.2m (€25m) in 2016, forming a formidable […]