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December 6, 2018 8:21 AM Transfer balls: Real Madrid break rules to sign Chelsea’s Hazard

Big news for Chelsea fans is that the slowest burning seduction in football is reaching a climix: Real Madrid have agreed personal terms with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard. The BBC brings that news but supports it with no facts. Hazard is under contract at Chelsea. Do the rules permit him to agree terms with another team? Surely not. FIFA’s rules are clear 70

November 30, 2018 7:46 PM Chelsea and Manchester City rethink business as FIFA gets tough over loan players

Fifa wants to stop big clubs stockpiling talent. From the start of the 2020-21 season, clubs will be able to loan out 6-8 players; the exact figure has yet to be agreed. This is will hit Chelsea hardest. The Blues have a whopping 39 players out on loan. Fifa want to create “the loans of players for the purpose of youth development as opposed to commercial 64

October 31, 2018 9:34 AM World Cup expansion to 48 teams could happen at Qatar 2022, says Fifa

The expansion of the World Cup from 32 to 48 teams could be brought forward from 2026 to 2022, says Fifa president Gianni Infantino. The change would require Qatar to share 2022 hosting duties with other countries in the region. The decision has already been taken to expand the tournament in 2026, when it will be held in the USA, Canada and Mexico, and Infantino 46

October 30, 2018 12:01 PM England Women: Former US Under-23 player Chioma Ubogagu named in squad

Former United States Under-23 forward Chioma Ubogagu has been selected for England Women's squad for next week's friendlies against Austria and Sweden. The 26-year-old, who was born in London but moved to Texas as a child, made her professional debut for Arsenal in 2015 and now plays for Brisbane Roar, where she is on loan from Orlando Pride 62

September 28, 2018 9:30 PM Football's coming home! May BACKS bid for UK and Ireland to host 2030 World Cup

THERESA May tonight declared that the Government is ready to back a bid to bring football home by jointly hosting the World Cup Finals with Ireland in 2030. Following the excitement of this Summer’s World Cup, the English FA are working together with the FAs of Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland to explore whether there could be a joint bid to host the 2030 World 54

September 24, 2018 7:59 PM Liverpool’s Salah wins and Ronaldo goes missing at FIFA Bet awards

Compare and contrast the Daily Mirror’s stories today on Cristiano Ronaldo and the FIFA Best awards. Ronaldo’s up for the top gong he won last year. This time he was against with Real Madrid’s Luka Modric and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah. Who won? Modric did. He’s been brilliant for Real and Croatia. Compare and contrast the Daily Mirror’s stories today 46

September 7, 2018 9:20 AM Luka Modric reveals Ronaldo sent him touching text after winning UEFA Player of the Year award

'Cristiano sent me a message, congratulated me and told me he is happy for me and I deserved it': Luka Modric reveals Ronaldo sent him touching text after winning UEFA Player of the Year award Luka Modric has revealed that Cristiano Ronaldo sent him a touching message after he won the UEFA Player of the Year award. Modric lifted the coveted gong ahead 101

September 3, 2018 2:17 AM Matildas set up spicy Chile dates

The Matildas will return to action on home soil in November with matches against Chile in Penrith and Newcastle. Alen Stajcic's side will hope for bumper crowds as they face the world No.39 side as part of their preparations for next June's World Cup in France. "Chile are an emerging nation in international women's football and have qualified for next year's 24

August 1, 2018 3:34 PM Football Association preparing bid to host 2030 World Cup

If the bid is successful, 2030 will be the first World Cup in England for 64 years, and the first major tournament for 34 years. The governing body's board has agreed to conduct "feasibility work" on a potential bid. If the bid is successful, 2030 would be the first World Cup in England for 64 years and the first major tournament for 34 years (the semi-finals 51

July 14, 2018 2:18 PM 100 Women: 'I was a World Cup honey shot'

It's known as the "honey shot" - when a conventionally attractive woman is picked out of the crowd by cameras at a sporting event. The issue has come under scrutiny during this World Cup and Fifa has said broadcasters have got to stop zooming in on "hot women". It happened to Natalia Betancourt at the 2014 World Cup game between Colombia and Brazil 110