Promoted Wrexham denied title by Stockport

[ad_1] Apr 16, 2024, 04:26 PM ET Wrexham‘s promotion won’t come with silverware in tow after the Welsh side were pipped to the League Two crown by Stockport County, who sealed the title with a 5-2 win over Notts County on Tuesday. The Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney owned side had sealed promotion to League … Read more

City boss Pep Guardiola ‘doesn’t fear’ Madrid

[ad_1] Rob Dawson, CorrespondentApr 16, 2024, 09:10 AM ET MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he “doesn’t fear” 14-time Champions League winners Real Madrid ahead of their quarterfinal second leg. City have faced Real Madrid in each of the last three seasons, knocking them out in the semifinals a year ago but … Read more

Champions League live blog: Barcelona vs. PSG, Dortmund vs. Atlético Madrid

[ad_1] ESPN Apr 16, 2024, 02:37 PM ET Email Print Open Extended Reactions Champions League soccer is back for the quarterfinals! Europe’s premier club competition returns with two high-stakes, heavy-weight matches on Tuesday, providing exciting storylines, top talent and drama. Enjoy the play-by-play from both of the games as Barcelona host Paris Saint-Germain and Atlético … Read more

Macron tells Madrid: Send Mbappé to Olympics

[ad_1] Apr 16, 2024, 12:14 PM ET French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday pressured European clubs to release their players for the Paris Olympics men’s football tournament this summer, placing particular emphasis on Real Madrid, with France star Kylian Mbappé reportedly joining the Spanish giants at the end of his Paris Saint-Germain contract in June. … Read more

Bremen suspend Keita for refusing to travel

[ad_1] Tom Hamilton, Senior WriterApr 16, 2024, 08:45 AM ET Close • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours• Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018 Former Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita has been suspended by Werder Bremen until the end of the season … Read more

Bellingham has chance to show why choosing Real Madrid over Man City was right decision

[ad_1] Graham Hunter, Spain writerApr 16, 2024, 06:00 AM ET Close Graham Hunter is a Barcelona-based freelance writer for who specializes in La Liga and the Spanish national team. I don’t think that this is particularly widely known or properly understood, but Jude Bellingham was always “scheduled” to be playing in the Champions League … Read more

Arsenal must shake off Villa loss, Leverkusen’s title joy, more: Marcotti recaps the weekend

[ad_1] Gabriele Marcotti, Senior Writer, ESPN FCApr 15, 2024, 12:19 PM ET Arsenal’s defeat to Aston Villa does complicate their quest for the Premier League title, but it’s vital they get back on track quickly and don’t let this one result take them down. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images The European season keeps delivering unforgettable moments … Read more