Beautiful football is Guardiola’s Bayern legacy – Rummenigge

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge believes Pep Guardiola has left a legacy of beautiful football at the Bundesliga champions after his trophy-laden three years at the club.Guardiola swapped Bayern for Manchester City at the end of last season having brought a trio of successive league titles to the Allianz Arena. Balotelli’s bizarre Liverpool bonusUnder the Spaniard’s … Read more Beautiful football is Guardiola’s Bayern legacy – Rummenigge

‘I am not closing the door to anything’ – Payet open to Marseille return

Dimitri Payet has fuelled speculation surrounding his future at West Ham by refusing to rule out a potential return to former club Marseille.The 29-year-old has been linked with several big clubs including Manchester United after starring for West Ham last season, before helping France reach the Euro 2016 final. However, Payet – who played for Marseille … Read more ‘I am not closing the door to anything’ – Payet open to Marseille return

‘Disgraceful’ – British fans outraged by FIFA’s £35,000 poppy fine

Football fans across the United Kingdom are in outrage following the news that England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales have been fined for ‘displaying political symbols’ during World Cup qualifiers on Remembrance Day.Black armbands featuring poppies were worn by both sides at England took on Scotland at Wembley in November, while Northern Ireland donned black … Read more ‘Disgraceful’ – British fans outraged by FIFA’s £35,000 poppy fine

Giants’ walkie-talkie bust latest stain on a shady season

For a team with that tradition, that reputation, operating in that market and having a season this successful, the Giants are emerging as the runaway NFL leaders in slime.How shady their words and deeds have been this season shouldn’t fly under the radar as much as it has. It might be because they’re rarely considered in … Read more Giants’ walkie-talkie bust latest stain on a shady season

Colin Kaepernick will start vs. Jets following benching vs. Bears

The San Francisco 49ers are sticking with Colin Kaepernick at quarterback.Offensive coordinator Curtis Modkins said Tuesday that Kaepernick will be the team’s starter when the 49ers play host to the New York Jets on Sunday at Levi’s Stadium. Kaepernick was benched in last Sunday’s 26-6 loss to the Chicago Bears when he was just 1 … Read more Colin Kaepernick will start vs. Jets following benching vs. Bears

‘Bama over Browns? Angry Joe Haden calls 34-0 simulation a slap in the face

Browns cornberback Joe Haden has had enough with the all the jokes aimed at the Browns’ pitiful season.Cleveland has yet to win a game in 2016 and is currently on a 15-game losing skid, which has naturally made the Browns the butt of many jokes. That doesn’t mean Haden doesn’t get upset about what he’s hearing … Read more ‘Bama over Browns? Angry Joe Haden calls 34-0 simulation a slap in the face

Lukaku: Pogba the happiest I’ve ever seen him when he signed for Man Utd

Romelu Lukaku has revealed just how delighted Paul Pogba was the moment after he had signed the contract that meant he was a Manchester United player once again.Pogba completed a world-record return to Old Trafford back in August, insisting at the time that he had returned “home” after having previously left the club for Juventus. … Read more Lukaku: Pogba the happiest I’ve ever seen him when he signed for Man Utd

Jaguars players troubled by Gus Bradley’s firing: ‘Sorry we let you down’

In a not-so-shocking move, the Jaguars fired coach Gus Bradley on Sunday. The only truly questionable aspect of Jacksonville’s decision was timing, as Bradley awkwardly was forced to travel back home from Houston with the team after he was let go.That might be part of the reason Jaguars players are taking the side of their … Read more Jaguars players troubled by Gus Bradley’s firing: ‘Sorry we let you down’

Lane Kiffin makes it clear he did not recruit De’Andre Johnson to FAU

Shortly after FAU announced Lane Kiffin as its next head coach, the school made another announcement: De’Andre Johnson is coming to town.Johnson’s arrival in Boca Raton, Fla., was a controversial one considering he was kicked out of Florida State when a video showed him punching a woman at a bar. Legally, he reached a plea … Read more Lane Kiffin makes it clear he did not recruit De’Andre Johnson to FAU