World Soccer

Everton set to sign Samuel Eto’o

Samuel Eto'o

Everton are close to agreeing a two-year deal for striker Samuel Eto’o after he was released by Chelsea at the end of last season. Liverpool had been interested in the 33-year-old Cameroon international. But the completion of their £16m move for Mario Balotelli left the way clear for Everton to hold talks with Eto’o. Talks are ongoing […]

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Germany edge Nigeria 1-0 to take the trophy

Nigeria vs Germany

Montreal, Canada – Germany have won the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup for a record-equalling third time after a hard-fought 1-0 win over Nigeria at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium. Lena Petermann scored the title-winning goal eight minutes into extra time to settle a match that, like the semi-final against France, had seen the Germans outplayed for […]

Gedion Zelalem Shows More Flashes of Brilliance in Emirates Cup


For USMNT manager Jurgen Klinsmann, the top priority going forward should be securing Gedion Zelalem‘s services for his squad at any and all costs if he continues to impress the way he did in a limited appearance against AS Monaco in the Emirates Cup on Sunday. Zelalem entered the game in the 72nd minute as he replaced Jack Wilshere in the midfield.Arsenal was trailing by a […]