Chelsea return more than 800 unsold Champions League final tickets

The Champions League final has been moved to Porto to accommodate fansChelsea have returned more than 800 unsold tickets for the Champions League final with Manchester City in Porto.The Blues were given 5,800 tickets by Uefa for Saturday’s game and there was a high demand for 2,800 tickets which were sold with independent travel.However, the…

Northern Ireland: Sam McClelland and Conor Bradley handed first call-ups

Conor Bradley played for Liverpool’s Under-18 team in their FA Youth Cup defeat by Aston Villa on MondayChelsea’s Sam McClelland and Liverpool’s Conor Bradley have been handed first senior Northern Ireland call-ups for the friendlies against Malta and Ukraine.Centre-back McClelland, 19, has played for the Northern Ireland U17s and U19s.Bradley, 17, has also featured for…

Wolves: Bruno Lage in talks to be succeed Nuno Espirito Santo

Bruno Lage guided Benfica to the Portuguese league title in 2019Wolves are closing in on the appointment of Bruno Lage to succeed Nuno Espirito Santo as manager.No agreement has been reached with the Portuguese, 45, who left Benfica last June after 18 months in charge.But Lage has flown to England for talks with Wolves chairman…

Hansi Flick to succeed Joachim Low as Germany boss after Euro 2020

Hansi Flick led Bayern Munich to the Bundesliga title this seasonBayern Munich’s departing manager Hansi Flick will succeed Joachim Low as Germany boss after this summer’s European Championship.Low is leaving the role following the delayed Euro 2020, having been in the post since 2006.Flick has signed a contract to be Germany manager until 2024.”I am…

Luka Modric: Real Madrid and Croatia star agrees new one-year deal

Luka Modric is Croatia’s most-capped playerReal Madrid’s Croatian midfielder Luka Modric has ended speculation over his future by agreeing a new one-year deal with the club.The 35-year-old joined Real from Tottenham for £33m in August 2012.He won the 2018 Ballon d’Or, becoming the first player other than Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo to claim the…

England Euro 2020 squad: Gareth Southgate to select provisional squad

England’s previous six international games have seen 32 different players feature for Gareth SouthgateEngland manager Gareth Southgate picks his England squad on Tuesday for next month’s Euro 2020 when his side will face Croatia, Scotland and the Czech Republic in Group D.Southgate will initially name a provisional extended squad because of injury doubts and European…

Transfer rumours: Sancho, Bale, Hazard, Alli, Lingard, Ramsey

Borussia Dortmund have told England winger Jadon Sancho, 21, he can leave the club this summer. (Bild – in German)external-linkManchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made signing Sancho a priority this summer, despite some of his players lobbying for the club to sign Aston Villa and England midfielder Jack Grealish, 25. (Telegraph)external-linkSome figures at…