Paris Saint-Germain

8:34 AM ET Mauricio Pochettino has been sacked as Paris Saint-Germain manager just months after guiding the team to the league title, sources have told ESPN. The club is yet to announce the departure of the Argentine, but sources have told ESPN it was agreed on Wednesday morning. Pochettino had one year left on his
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3:37 AM ET The 2022 Champions League final will no longer be held in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Richard Juilliart – UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images Paris will stage the 2022 Champions League final after UEFA stripped Saint Petersburg of hosting rights for the showpiece fixture following Russia’s military invasion of Ukraine. Russian troops continued their advance on
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2:50 PM ET Adriana Garcia Spain coach Luis Enrique says he and his players are treating Tuesday’s must-win UEFA Nations League game against Portugal as if it were a World Cup quarterfinal. Spain head into the encounter in Braga second in Group E, two points adrift of leaders Portugal heading into the final game. –
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8:24 AM ET Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri is under pressure after a disappointing start to the season. Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images Juventus lost a record €254 million ($246m) in the financial year ending June 30, as revenue fell and costs rose during the Italian club’s first trophyless campaign in a decade. In a
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7:33 AM ET Adriana Garcia Lionel Messi has said he endured a “bad time” during his debut season at Paris Saint-Germain but added he is enjoying his football again, with Argentina‘s World Cup campaign two months away. The Argentina captain, after spending 21 years at Barcelona, moved to Paris last summer and only contributed 11
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6:35 AM ET Associated Press Paul Pogba is a major doubt for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar due to a knee injury. James Williamson – AMA/Getty Images A police investigation into allegations that France midfielder Paul Pogba was targeted by extortionists took a bizarre new twist Friday with his elder brother Mathias releasing a long
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2:56 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have threatened to take legal action against a Spanish newspaper that leaked details of the club’s contract negotiations with Lionel Messi in 2020. On Wednesday, El Mundo released a series of requests Messi made to the club to renew his deal at Camp Nou as he moved
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6:41 AM ET Mauricio Pochettino was sacked as Paris Saint-Germain manager in July. David Ramos/Getty Images Nice are hoping they can convince Mauricio Pochettino to replace Lucien Favre as manager of the Ligue 1 club, sources have told ESPN. Favre, 64, is under huge pressure after a disappointing start to the campaign in which Nice have
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6:19 AM ET Chelsea are continuing to pursue an agreement to appoint Christoph Freund as their new sporting director despite FC Salzburg‘s reluctance to allow him to leave, sources have told ESPN. The 45-year-old has held a series of talks with Chelsea, who have identified several candidates including Bayer Leverkusen‘s Tim Steidten and Paris Saint-Germain‘s
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3:38 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have announced profits of €98 million for the 2021-22 campaign and predict they will make another €271m in the current season. Barca say revenue last year totalled €1.017 billion, which allowed them to turn a profit for the first time since the pandemic. – Stream on ESPN+:
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11:33 AM ET Kylian Mbappe announced on Monday he will not take part in sponsor activities for France ahead of the 2022 World Cup due to a dispute with the country’s football federation over players’ image rights. The Paris Saint-Germain striker and his France teammates are due to stage a team photo and other sponsor
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4:43 PM ET Paris Saint-Germain opened a two-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 after Lionel Messi‘s early goal earned the French champions a 1-0 win at Lyon on Sunday. Messi found the back of the net with his fourth league goal of the season in the fifth minute to put Christophe Galtier’s side
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4:43 PM ET Former Paris Saint-Germain player Aminata Diallo was charged for the second time on Friday. Photo by Aurelien Meunier – PSG/PSG via Getty Images Former Paris Saint-Germain player Aminata Diallo has been charged with aggravated violence by French prosecutors in connection with an attack on one of her former teammates. The judge has requested
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11:08 AM ET Former England captain and Inter Miami co-owner David Beckham joined thousands waiting in line to see Queen Elizabeth II lying in state on Friday, queuing for more than 13 hours to pay his respects to the long-serving monarch. Beckham, 47, was spotted in the huge queue which has formed on the streets
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