Chelsea to land £5m bonus from Hazard’s Madrid move – source

Chelsea are set to receive a bonus of approximately £5 million ($6.3 million) from Real Madrid as part of Eden Hazard’s transfer, despite the former Belgium winger retiring from football last October. This information comes from a source who spoke to ESPN. Hazard’s £130 million transfer from Chelsea to Madrid in 2019 included several performance-related […]

Tuchel confirms he will step down as Bayern Munich boss

Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that he will leave Bayern Munich at the end of the season, following initial reports that suggested he might stay on as manager. Despite recent discussions between the club and Tuchel, and strong support from both fans and players for him to remain, no agreement was reached to extend his tenure. […]

FIFA holds first trials of VAR challenge system for reviews

FIFA has initiated trials for a new system of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) that empowers coaches to challenge a referee’s decision, shifting the responsibility from solely the video officials to the coaches. This new system, named Football Video Support (VS), was endorsed by the International Football Association Board (IFAB) during their Annual General Meeting in […]