7:43 PM ET Kylian Mbappe is a doubt to face Bayern Munich in the Champions League this month after the Paris Saint-Germain striker came off injured against Montpellier on Wednesday. Mbappe, who earlier missed a twice-taken penalty, picked up a knee and thigh injury after a tackle by Montpellier midfielder Leo Leroy and had to
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4:50 PM ET Manchester United cruised into the final of the Carabao Cup after completing a 5-0 aggregate win over Nottingham Forest with a 2-0 victory in Wednesday’s semifinal second leg at Old Trafford. Substitute Anthony Martial and midfielder Fred scored quick-fire second-half goals to put the seal on a tie that was effectively decided
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3:21 PM ET Cesar Hernandez Cristian Arango scored 32 goals in 54 MLS appearances with LAFC, across regular season and playoffs. Omar Vega/Getty Images Colombian forward Cristian “Chicho” Arango has joined Liga MX title-holders Pachuca from MLS Cup champions LAFC, the two clubs announced on Wednesday. – Stream on ESPN+: LaLiga, Bundesliga, more (U.S.) After joining
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6:11 AM ET LaLiga has hit out at the Premier League for “cheating” and “doping” after an analysis from Deloitte’s Sports Business Group said clubs spent a record £815 million ($1 billion) in the January transfer window. The biggest spenders were Chelsea, responsible for 37% of the total — equivalent to more than the combined
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12:56 PM ET San Diego Wave forward Alex Morgan, OL Reign forward Megan Rapinoe and Portland Thorns defender Becky Sauerbrunn highlight the 23-player U.S. women’s national team roster for the SheBelieves Cup. The competition includes Brazil, Japan, and Olympic champions Canada in the four-team competition. All three teams qualified for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World
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5:25 AM ET Antonio Conte will miss Tottenham’s clash with Manchester City on Sunday. Robbie Jay Barratt – AMA/Getty Images Tottenham manager Antonio Conte will undergo surgery on Wednesday to remove his gallbladder, the club have announced. Conte fell ill this week and the diagnosis came back with cholecystitis requiring surgery. He will spend time away
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8:33 AM ET Associated Press Women’s World Cup co-hosts Australia and New Zealand urged FIFA on Wednesday not to sign a sponsor deal with the tourism authority of Saudi Arabia where “rights of women remain severely restricted.” Leaders of the two national football federations warned in a letter to FIFA, including president Gianni Infantino, that
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6:33 AM ET Hakim Ziyech will not join Paris Saint-Germain on loan from Chelsea due to late paperwork causing the deal not to be registered by the French football governing body (LFP), sources have told ESPN. Sources have told ESPN that PSG argue Chelsea were late to send the paperwork to finalise the transfer due
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7:11 PM ET Cesar Hernandez Mexico failed to advance from the group stage at the 2022 World Cup. ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP via Getty Images Mexican Football Federation president Yon de Luisa and his Liga MX counterpart Mikel Arriola revealed a detailed roadmap and list of proposed changes to Mexican soccer on Tuesday. The announcement comes on the
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4:14 PM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag hit out at Reading striker Andy Carroll for the challenge which injured Christian Eriksen. The Denmark international has been ruled out for at least three months with an ankle injury suffered after a reckless tackle from Carroll during United’s 3-1 win over Reading in
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6:19 PM ET Barcelona and the LA Galaxy have agreed on a deal for Julian Araujo, but the transfer is pending the Spanish football federation and FIFA’s approval because the paperwork to sign the Mexico international missed Tuesday’s deadline, sources told ESPN. A final decision on the agreement between Barca and the Galaxy for Araujo
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8:32 PM ET Associated Press Matthew Hoppe will spend the rest of the season in Scotland on loan with Hibernian. Cristian Trujillo/Quality Sport Images/Getty Images United States forward Matthew Hoppe was loaned to Hibernian of the Scottish Premier League for the rest of the season on Tuesday by Middlesbrough from England’s first-tier Championship. A 21-year-old from
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6:03 PM ET Tottenham have completed the signing of right-back Pedro Porro from Sporting CP, the club announced before the January transfer deadline closed on Tuesday. Porro will join the Spurs on loan until the end of the season, with an obligation to make the deal permanent in the summer. The Spain international was Spurs’
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5:48 PM ET Chelsea have agreed to sign Enzo Fernandez from Benfica and will meet the midfielder’s €120 million (£105m) release clause, according to ESPN sources. Fernandez will move to Chelsea for a Premier League-record transfer fee with a contract that runs through 2031, the sources added. The 22-year-old impressed for Argentina as they won
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9:05 AM ET A total of 96 Liverpool fans were crushed to death at the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster. One victim died in July 2021. Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) (Photo by PAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images Britain’s National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) and College of Policing have apologised to survivors and the families of
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