Football

Henrikh Mkhitaryan agrees Arsenal move, Alexis Sanchez set to join Man Utd

Mourinho & Wenger on Sanchez latest Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has agreed to join Arsenal, with Alexis Sanchez set to move in the opposite direction in a straight swap. Armenia international Mkhitaryan, 28, will have a medical over Sunday and Monday, while Chile forward Sanchez, 29, will have his on Sunday. The length of […]

Football

Alexis Sanchez: Henrikh Mkhitaryan is key to Man Utd move – Arsene Wenger

Mourinho & Wenger on Sanchez latest Manchester United will only sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez if Henrikh Mkhitaryan moves the other way, says Gunners manager Arsene Wenger. United boss Jose Mourinho said his club were “doing absolutely everything they can” to sign Sanchez, who missed Arsenal’s 4-1 win over Crystal Palace. Wenger said: “He didn’t […]

Football

Ross Barkley transfer: ‘No fraud’ in Everton to Chelsea move

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The England international has signed a five-and-a-half-year deal with Chelsea An investigation into the Liverpool mayor’s claims that there may have been fraud involved in Ross Barkley’s transfer from Everton to Chelsea has found no evidence of criminal activity. Joe Anderson, a lifelong Everton fan, wrote to the Football […]

Football

Henrikh Mkhitaryan: No agreement for Arsenal move in Alexis Sanchez deal

Mkhitaryan has made 22 appearances for United this season There is no agreement in place for Manchester United forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join Arsenal in exchange for Alexis Sanchez, a source close to Mkhitaryan has told the BBC. It is understood Sanchez has agreed personal terms with United. But neither Arsenal nor United will sanction […]

Football

Luis Suarez feared World Cup biting ban would derail his Barcelona move

Fifa imposed a four-month ban on Luis Suarez after the incident with Giorgio Chiellini Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has said he feared his “dream” move to Barcelona was off after he was banned for biting during the 2014 World Cup. The Uruguayan, 30, admitted he cried following the incident with Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini in […]

Hockey

Canadiens move Drouin to wing, giving De La Rose chance to shine

Jacob De La Rose, who has only five goals in 89 career NHL games, is getting a chance to show what he can do with the Montreal Canadiens. Amid mounting injuries, the Swedish centre skated on a top scoring line with Jonathan Drouin and Alex Galchenyuk in practice Tuesday. De La Rose is expected to […]

Football

Transfer window: Who’s on the move around Europe in January?

The January transfer window is now open and some of the top players in Europe are being linked with moves. Barcelona have already completed the signing of £142m Liverpool forward Philippe Coutinho. But who else could be on the move from Europe’s top leagues? As part of the BBC’s Euro Leagues Football Show podcast European […]