Liverpool is a historic club with incredible presence. Jurgen Klopp is a celebrated manager with a strong reputation as a players’ coach. Those two facets will always make the club attractive to players. Missing out on the UEFA Champions League is another
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) Atletico Madrid officials are at sport’s highest court to appeal against a FIFA transfer ban that will prevent the club from signing youth players from overseas during the coming offseason. The Court of Arbitration for Sport is hearing the appeal Monday, but says a verdict is not expected immediately. Atletico and FIFA previously agreed to seek a CAS verdict by June, before the summer trading period opens. FIFA imposed a one-year ban on registering new players as punishment for Atletico breaking rules introduced to prevent child trafficking and luring youngsters from their home country. Atletico denies wrongdoing, though it agreed not to sign players in January while
West Ham United defender Winston Reid has shed light on the team's tactics, including the role of Ghana's Andre Ayew, in Saturday's goalless stalemate with Everton in the Premier League. The 27-year-old has five goals to his credit, with four of the five coming in his last nine matches.