Free Press Journal
  • Diego Maradona: Playing genius but coaching misfit

    Buenos Aires : As much as he was a genius with the ball at his feet, Diego Maradona’s coaching career has been far from distinguished and took a curious turn when he joined Mexican second-division outfit Dorados.

  • Napoli stuns Juve to keep title hopes alive

    Turin : Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly’s stunning last-gasp goal kept Napoli’s title hopes alive with a 1-0 win at Juventus closing the gap to just one point on the Serie A champions.

  • Juventus goes 6 points clear of Napoli 

    Milan : Juventus took a major step toward a seventh straight Serie A title on Sunday as it beat Sampdoria 3-0 after Napoli was held to a 0-0 draw at AC Milan.

  • Dybala, Mertens hat-tricks; Juventus, Napoli stay perfect

    Milan : Juventus and Napoli bounced back from Champions League disappointment to keep their Serie A perfect records and join Inter Milan at the top of the table. A Paulo Dybala hat-trick lifted Juventus to a 3-1 victory at Sassuolo making it four wins out of four for the champions, while Dries Mertens also scored three goals as Napoli demolished Benevento 6-0. Inter Milan beat Crotone 2-0 on Saturday for a maximum

  • Ramos, Morata strike as Real crush Napoli

    Naples : Captain Sergio Ramos and Alvaro Morata struck one apiece as 11-time winners Real Madrid secured a seventh successive Champions League quarter-final berth with a clinical 3-1 win over Napoli on Tuesday.

  • Arsenal get Bayern again, Barca return to Paris

    Nyon : Arsenal were once again drawn against Bayern Munich in the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League on Monday, while Barcelona will also come up against familiar foes in the shape of Paris Saint-Germain.

  • Juventus Higuain moves to Juventus

    Turin : Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain arrived here on Wednesday, after his official move to Juventus and was given a rapturous welcome by the Serie A club’s fans.

  • Napoli eye Brazil midfielder Lucas Lima

    Rio de Janeiro: Italian football club Napoli could make a bid for Santos and Brazil international midfielder Lucas Lima during the European winter transfer window, the player’s agent said.

  • Italian coach Mazzari may move to Manchester

    Milan: Walter Mazzarri could soon be seen coaching in England after reports emerged of the Italian living in Manchester to improve his English.

  • Vlad Chiriches

    Romanian footballer Vlad Chiriches moves to Napoli

    London: Tottenham Hotspur have announced that their Romanian international footballer Vlad Chiriches will join Italian side Napoli. The 25-year-old defender will leave the English club after two disappointing seasons, in which he played only 43 games, Efe reported on Thursday. Chiriches joined Tottenham in August 2013 from Steaua Bucharest for 9.5 million euros ($10.3 million), but he was never able to secure a place in the starting line-up under any of his

  • Quarter-finals welcome ‘struggling’ Argentina

    Santiago :  Argentina marked Lionel Messi’s 100th cap with an unconvincing 1-0 win over Jamaica to reach the Copa America quarter-finals as group winners as holders Uruguay advanced to the last eight.