Man United edge past Real on pens
David De Gea saved two spot-kicks as Man United beat Real Madrid on penalties, with the performance of Anthony Martial also in the spotlight again.
Mou urges Martial to be more consistent
Jose Mourinho praised Anthony Martial's improving work ethic at Man United, but insisted that he must still do more following his match against Real.
Zidane delighted despite ICC loss
Zinedine Zidane said he was satisfied with Real Madrid's first outing of the summer, despite a ICC penalty shootout defeat to Man United on Sunday.
PSG want both Neymar and Alexis
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez isn't a backup if PSG's interest in Neymar falls through. The French giants want both superstars in their lineup.
Coutinho's fate in Neymar's hands again
From a very young age, the footballing fates of Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Barcelona's Neymar have been interlocked.
Robson: Arsenal want to get rid of Alexis.
The FC crew discuss PSG's pursuit of Alexis Sanchez, and whether there's any reason for him to stay at Arsenal.
Marty Smith with Ronaldo in Beijing
Ronaldo fever reaches Beijing.
Marty Smith continues the all-access look at Cristiano Ronaldo in China's capital city, where the soccer star gives us a look into his Nike photo shoot.
All Access: Follow ESPN and Cristiano Ronaldo in China.
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is making his way through Shanghai and Beijing. Join ESPN's Marty Smith and Jonathan Whyley as they go along for the ride.
Ronaldo's motivation is to be the best.
Cristiano Ronaldo sits down with Marty Smith to explain what drives him at this point of his career.
Is Neymar saga over after Pique tweet?
Gab Marcotti reacts to Gerard Pique's tweet which suggests Neymar is set for a Barcelona stay amid PSG links.
Neymar nets two for Barca amid PSG links
Neymar scored twice for Barcelona in the first half in a 2-1 win over Juventus on Saturday night amid widespread talk of the Brazilian's impending move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Neymar has a tough choice
Neymar has a lot to think about before the season starts. Should he take PSG's extravagant offer or stay at Barcelona? Here's hoping it's his choice.
What the big boys must do in the market
The transfer window is heating up -- but what do the Premier League big boys still need to do this summer?
Football's social media gold rush
We're witnessing a space race of football clubs trying to outdo one another with creative videos and memes in an effort to better engage with fans.
Is Virgil van Dijk 'on strike'?
Gab Marcotti delves into Virgil van Dijk's refusal to train with Southampton's first team as links between the defender and Liverpool continue.
Most goals - Lukaku, Morata or Lacazette?
Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal have spent big on forwards but which one will be most productive? It's this week's #FCdebate. Vote now!
Van Dijk saga turns unsavoury
It is up to Southampton to prove that bullies don't always win. Keeping Virgil van Dijk from Liverpool is a must for now boss Mauricio Pellegrino.
Arnautovic move feels like a betrayal
Marko Arnautovic was a leading light at Stoke the past few season and his departure is not only disappointing but leaves Stoke with a huge void.
England beat Spain at Women's Euros
Jodie Taylor scored her fourth goal in two games at the Women's European Championship as England closed in on the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory.
EXCLUSIVE: Harry Kane sits down with Dan Thomas.
Spurs striker Harry Kane talks to Dan Thomas about the preseason, his goal-scoring record and what's in store for Spurs in 2017-18.
Spurs strike from distance to defeat PSG
Christian Eriksen and Toby Alderweireld scored a pair of long-range screamers to help Tottenham Hotspur to a 4-2 win over 10-man PSG.
Spurs confident with starting XI heading into season.
Spurs correspondent Dan Kilpatrick discusses Tottenham's quiet transfer window and why they've yet to sign a player.
Klopp talks transfers with ESPN FC
Jurgen Klopp has told ESPN FC that attitude and character are two of the most important characteristics he looks for.
WATCH: Klopp likens transfer fees to butter prices.
Jurgen Klopp had some fun with a journalist in regards to how immensely the transfer market has changed over the years.
Cox: This season should be Pogba's season
Paul Pogba was never going to live up to unrealistic expectations in year one after signing a record deal but in year two, he is poised to breakout.
Mitten: On tour, rivals can meet as friends
Rival players are rarely seen together in public but friendships do cross club lines. And preseason tours often allow the chance to catch up.
Mou: United won't lose time and energy on Bale.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has ruled out a move for Real Madrid star Gareth Bale.
Hernandez ready to take his chance
As he prepares to join West Ham, Javier Hernandez's time at Bayer Leverkusen has shown one thing: that he thrives when given a chance to shine.
Mexico crashes out of Gold Cup vs. Jamaica
Mexico's Gold Cup is over, after Kemar Lawrence's stunning 88th-minute free kick earned Jamaica a 1-0 win and a trip to the final against the U.S.
Robson: Arsenal have plenty of problems to address.
Stewart Robson says Arsenal's thrashing by Chelsea in their friendly is indicative of the issues Arsene Wenger must fix.
Arsenal still lack attacking options
The Gunners are home after an exhausting trip. The preseason tour revealed Arsene Wenger's defensive approach and a forward pairing that needs work.
Wenger can't be naive about Sanchez
Arsene Wenger has been insistent in the past that his star players won't leave, only to watch them go. He must not make another mistake with Alexis Sanchez.
Arsenal 0-3 Chelsea: Blues cruise.
Michy Batshuayi's brace led the way for Chelsea's rout of Arsenal in their friendly in China.
Who is better: Morata or Costa?
Alvaro Morata's transfer to Chelsea, for a reported fee of £58 million, surely means the end for Diego Costa at Stamford Bridge. But who is better?
Chelsea's Palmer talks return to Huddersfield
On loan at Huddersfield from Chelsea for a second season, Kasey Palmer is excited to be preparing for his first taste of the Premier League.
Arsenal forget to name Giroud on teamsheet
Arsenal's attempts to bring Olivier Giroud on against Chelsea hit a snag when the officials noticed he wasn't actually on the teamsheet.
Ibra: 'The king is coming back.'
He may be out with a long term injury but Zlatan Ibrahimovic is working hard on his fitness and he has a message for Manchester United fans eager for him to sign a new deal.
U2 pay for Hertha's pitch after concert
Liverpool will play on a pitch mostly paid for by U2 when they take on Hertha Berlin at the Olympiastadion next weekend.
Five lessons from Valverde's first match
Amid all the gossip of Neymar's potential departure from Barcelona, Ernesto Valverde took charge of his first match for the club. What did we learn?
Mascherano on Barca's present, his future
In an exclusive interview, Javier Mascherano tells ESPN FC about life at the Camp Nou and what the future might hold.
Breaking down Clasico matchups this season.
Gab Marcotti and Shaka Hislop talk Clasico as the La Liga fixtures were released on Friday.
Gareth Bale talks to ESPN FC.
In an exclusive interview, Bale discusses his bid to return to full fitness ahead of the new season, and talks us through playing in the UCL final in Cardiff.
Bale: Everybody's place up for grabs
Gareth Bale has told ESPN FC that he is not afraid of competition for his place in the Real Madrid team. Does he consider Isco a direct rival?
Bale: ICC Barca clash no friendly
Gareth Bale tells ESPN FC that he and his Real Madrid teammates will be playing to win when they meet Barcelona in the International Champions Cup at the end of the month.
Balotelli and Nice's Ajax test in UCL
A look at the best bets ahead of Champions League qualifying this week ...
WATCH: Maldini curious about new Milan.
AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini shares his thoughts on the club's summer of spending with ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti.
Danilo: Guardiola convinced me to join Man City.
Danilo says Pep Guardiola and Manchester City's 'ambitious project' played a big part in his decision to join the club.
Why Kompany is crucial to Guardiola
Vincent Kompany has missed much time over two seasons because of injury but his leadership and ability means he remains crucial for Manchester City.
New full-backs change the game for Guardiola
Man City have spent over £100m on full-backs this summer, but due to the position's importance in Pep Guardiola's system, it is money well spent.
EXCLUSIVE: Jose Mourinho talks to ESPN FC.
Jose Mourinho gives an exclusive interview to Mark Ogden on the upcoming season, the summer transfer window and how long he wants to stay at Manchester United.
United transforming slowly under Mourinho
Manchester United's transfer business has largely been positive but Jose Mourinho could still do with getting some more targets over the line.
Mourinho: United aren't a club that buys nonstop.
Jose Mourinho has insisted that Manchester United are not a club that continuously buys or pays big fees for players.
The 50 most influential people in football
In 2015, ESPN FC counted down the 50 most influential men and women in the game. Two years later, we're back with an update!
WATCH: The influence of "John" from Football Leaks.
Gab Marcotti delves into ESPN FC's top 50 most influential people in football, pinpointing No. 16's "John" from Football Leaks.
Marcotti: Power remains in familiar areas
Influence is still wielded most broadly by those who govern the game, those who bankroll the game and those who "play" the game at the highest level.
Rating footballers' holidays.
The Exploding Heads review and grade footballers' social media posts from their exotic vacations around the world.
The boys over at Exploding Heads have a laugh at the latest kit launches as Wayne Rooney has the look of a man who will never play in the new shirt... how prophetic that was.
Romelu Lukaku has revealed in an exclusive interview with ESPN FC that he is delighted to be joining "the biggest club in the world" after moving to Man United for £75m.
The summer transfer window (open from July 1 to 11 p.m. GMT on Aug. 31) is always a volatile and exciting time for clubs, players, agents and fans alike. Here's what happens.
Lionel Messi is the football version of Gaudi's cathedral, and unlike Barcelona's other monuments, we won't get the chance to visit the iconic No. 10 -- who is now 30 -- for much longer.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.
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