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Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson believes he would be able to cut it as a midfielder in the Premier League after filling in for Benfica as a youngster
Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson has made the bold claim that he could cut it in the Premier League as a midfielder. The Brazilian has impressed in goal since arriving at City from Benfica last summer for £34.9million. But he has suggested that he could perhaps handle the challenge of playing in midfield. In an interview with FourFourTwo, Ederson said that he used to occasionally
Anthony Joshua fighting for boxing legacy against Joseph Parker, says Andre Ward
Ward: "If the moment's not too big he's [Parker] got a shot. I wouldn't say things are even, but he's got a shot." Anthony Joshua will be looking to secure his boxing legacy during his heavyweight unification bout with Joseph Parker, according to Andre Ward, who thinks the South Auckland fighter could spring an upset in Cardiff if he manages to keep his composure
2024 Paris Olympics to take place from July 26 to August 11, one week earlier than originally proposed
The 2024 Olympics will take place from July 26 to August 11 in Paris, organisers have announced. Paris will become the second city after London to host the Olympics three times. The occasion will mark the 100th anniversary since the last time the French capital hosted the Games. The Paralympics have been scheduled to be held between August 28 and September
Lionel Messi reveals name of third child as Barcelona star and pregnant wife Antonela Roccuzzo prepare to welcome another son into their family
Lionel Messi and his wife Antonela Roccuzzo are preparing to welcome another little boy into their family. Barcelona icon Messi took to Instagram on Wednesday, sharing a video of his wife's bump alongside the caption: 'Baby Ciro'. Messi and his childhood sweetheart already have two sons — Thiago, five, and Mateo, two — with No 3 Ciro expected to arrive
Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury cases cost UKAD almost £600,000 in legal fees following pair's failed drugs tests
UK Anti-Doping has announced it paid almost £600,000 in legal fees during the cases involving Tyson Fury and Hughie Fury. Tyson Fury and cousin Hughie tested positive for the banned steroid nandrolone in February 2015, but were not charged by UKAD until June 2016, by which time Tyson Fury had beaten Wladimir Klitschko to become undisputed world champion
VAR controversy strikes again as referee allows offside goal in Portuguese match... because fans' flag is blocking the camera
VAR has had a rocky start to life in football - but this latest incident in the Portuguese top division may be its most farcical incident yet. Aves defeated Boavista 3-0 in the Primeira Liga on Tuesday night, with their third goal coming in controversial style. Midfielder Vitor Gomes tapped in a flicked-on corner after 70 minutes, however he looked to have been standing
Arsenal and Liverpool handed huge boost in chase for Thomas Lemar as Monaco star 'turns down new deal'
Monaco star Thomas Lemar has rejected a new contract with the French club, handing Liverpool and Arsenal a huge boost. Both Premier League sides were keen to sign the 22-year-old last summer, with Lemar thought to be keen on a switch, but Monaco chose to keep hold of their midfielder. They have been dealt a blow in their attempts to retain him beyond
Manchester United stars Marcus Rashford, Ander Herrera and Jesse Lingard mark the 60th anniversary of the Munich air disaster
Three Manchester United first-team players have participated in a new short film to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Munich air disaster. Ander Herrera, Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard linked up with the Manchester United Foundation, the charity arm of the club which was set up in 2007 as a legacy to the Busby Babes, for the project. The players
WADA says decision to clear 28 Russian athletes of doping at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics is 'a massive setback for clean sport'
The World Anti-Doping Agency's athlete committee has said the decision to clear 28 Russian athletes of doping at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics is 'a massive setback for clean sport'. The committee, which is chaired by Canadian cross-country skier Beckie Scott and includes Britain's former skeleton competitor Adam Pengilly, condemned the ruling from the Court
Joseph Parker could fight in the North Pole or Timbuktu... he won't be fazed by Anthony Joshua, insists promoter David Higgins: 'He's got a job to do, he knows what it is, he'll take it seriously'
Joseph Parker has no interest in making money or gaining celebrity status, his only desire is to take Anthony Joshua's world heavyweight titles away from him, according to promoter David Higgins. The 26-year-old New Zealand warrior has less than two months left of preparation before his unification showdown with Joshua in Cardiff on March 31. Parker