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Leagues: EPL

/ 109 days ago

Notable players to retire in 2023: Ibra, Bale and Hazard

Soccer provides a flood of memories reliving themselves every season. There are a lot of contests that do not follow a linear calendar like Major League Soccer seasons; instead, they span for two years. There is little downtime for players between the 2022-23 season (which ended in the middle of 2023) and the start of […]

Angel Di Maria

/ 179 days ago

Di Maria decides Argentina future ahead of 2024 Copa America

Argentine enthusiasts have received mixed news regarding Angel Di Maria, a beloved figure in their soccer community. At 35 years of age, Di Maria has been a pivotal presence for the Albiceleste. He first donned the jersey in 2007. Since then, he earned over 134 caps and has scored 29 goals. He left an indelible […]

Inter Milan

/ 214 days ago

Ex-Inter goalkeeper set to retire, tipped for new role

Samir Handanovic, former Inter goalkeeper and captain, has decided to end his professional soccer career. He is also eager to return to his old club, but this time in a more administrative capacity. The Nerazzurri released the 39-year-old after the 2022-23 season ended due to the expiration of his contract. The Slovenian looked at other […]

David Silva

/ 262 days ago

David Silva announces his retirement after serious injury

Legendary Spanish midfielder David Silva officially announced his retirement from the game on Thursday. The 37-year-old playmaker began his club career with Valencia, before moving to Manchester City and finally Real Sociedad. However, a significant recent injury has forced the player to retire. "Today is a sad day for me," Silva stated on his official Twitter […]

Barcelona

/ 341 days ago

Sergio Busquets to leave Barcelona with Saudi Arabia likely

Sergio Busquets announced that he will leave Barcelona at the conclusion of this season. The La Masia product spent his entire senior career to this date with the Catalan club. He helped the club win every major trophy possible, including a famous sextuple of trophies in 2009. Now, the 34-year-old midfielder steps away from the […]

Gareth Bale

/ 354 days ago

Rob McElhenney wants Gareth Bale to sign for Wrexham AFC

Wrexham co-owner Rob McElhenney has made his move in an attempt to sign Gareth Bale. The recently retired forward sent a video to the Hollywood actor congratulating him on Wrexham's historic season. The Red Devils earned promotion to League Two after collecting the National League title last weekend. McElhenney Tweeted the video along with a […]

National League

/ 389 days ago

Wrexham sign goalkeeper Ben Foster to boost promotion hopes

Former England international goalkeeper Ben Foster has joined Wrexham on a short-term deal. The 39-year-old shot-stopper came out of retirement to re-join the National League club. Previously, Foster played 21 total matches for the team in 2005 while on loan from Stoke City. Wrexham approached Ben Foster after keeper injury “I’m over the moon," proclaimed […]