City land defender Otamendi

Manchester City have completed the signing of Argentina international Nicolas Otamendi from Valencia The central defender has signed a five-year deal. The 27-year-old was in the La Liga team of the season after helping Los Che reach the Champions League, and he also...

Raikkonen to stay with Ferrari

Kimi Raikkonen will remain with the Ferrari F1 team in 2016 despite speculation the Finn was to replaced There had been concerns about his form with the team thought to be considering other options for next season. Valtteri Bottas was favourite to replace Raikkonen...

Thauvin completes Newcastle move

Newcastle have completed the signing of Marseille winger Florian Thauvin. He’s joined for a reported £12 million, signing a five-year contract. Remy Cabella has been loaned to the French club as part of the deal. The 22-year-old told the club website: “I have come...

Celtic hold slender lead

Celtic’s chances of reaching the Champions League group stages hang in the balance after a 3-2 win over Malmo. A late Jo Inge Berget strike gave the Swedish side a precious second away goal ahead of next week’s second leg. Two goals from Leigh Griffiths and Nir...

Anderson to miss fifth Test

James Anderson has been ruled out of the fifth Ashes Test at The Oval after failing to recover from a side strain. Captain Alastair Cook confirmed England will field an unchanged line-up against Australia. Mark Wood, Stuart Broad and Steven Finn will lead the bowling...

Foxes complete Inler deal

Leicester have completed the signing of Switzerland captain Gökhan Inler from Napoli, subject to international clearance. The 31-year-old joins the Foxes for an undisclosed fee and has signed a three-year-contract. Inler will wear the number 33 shirt. He could make...