Francesco Totti courted by Japanese side Tokyo Verdy

Japanese second division side Tokyo Verdy keen on Francesco Totti40-year-old striker ended his long career with Roma at the end of the seasonTotti has been offered the role of director by the Italian clubBut he could continue playing in Japan with Ve

Antonio Rudiger to miss start of Chelsea pre-season

By Press AssociationPublished: 01:37 EDT, 10 July 2017 | Updated: 01:37 EDT, 10 July 2017 Chelsea's new signing Antonio Rudiger will not be with the champions as they begin their pre-season on Monday - where all eyes will be on Diego Costa.Ger

Arsenal pick Olivier Giroud and Alexandre Lacazette

Olivier Giroud makes the trip, halting speculation he could leave club - for nowEverton have been interested in the striker but long-haul tour puts talks on hold Record £53m signing Alexandre Lacazette could feature against SydneyArsenal play four

Novo insists Rangers flops must get act together fast

Nacho Novo recalls the anger of Walter Smith after defeat by Hapoel Tel Aviv  Rangers recovered from losing the first leg in Israel to progress in the UEFA Cup Pedro Caixinha's side were humiliated by the fourth best team in Luxembourg Novo belie

Romance is alive and well as Wayne Rooney goes to Everton 

Romance has become a dirty word in football - it is controlled by corporatismThere have been questions over where Wayne Rooney will fit in at Everton But manager Ronald Koeman is impressed by him and met with him last weekLiverpool and Goodison Park

Lionel Messi and Antonella on last few days of honeymoon

Messi and his new wife were joined by team-mate Luis Suarez and his familyPair are due back in training with new boss Ernesto Valverde on FridayFive days later Barcelona are due to fly to America for a training camp By Sportsmail ReporterPublished:

Burnley sign Jonathan Walters from Stoke

Jonathan Walters has put pen to paper on a two-year deal to join BurnleyThe move to the Clarets ends the striker's seven year stay at StokeWalters becomes the fifth Republic of Ireland international at Burnley By Press Association ReporterPublished

Romelu Lukaku ‘pictured in new Manchester United shirt’

Romelu Lukaku appeared to be pictured in the new Manchester United kitThe Red Devils have agreed a £75million bid for the Everton striker this weekPhil Neville shared the image via Instagram and insisted snap was a 'bit of fun' By Elliott Bretland

Wayne Rooney agrees 50 per cent wage cut to rejoin Everton

By Jack Gaughan for the Daily MailPublished: 17:30 EDT, 7 July 2017 | Updated: 21:09 EDT, 7 July 2017 Wayne Rooney will take a huge cut in wages to rejoin Everton, with Manchester United forking out millions to pay up the final year of his con

Arsenal return to pre-season with medicine ball routines

Arsenal have returned to training ahead of a busy upcoming pre-season period The Gunners hit the gym with a series of medicine ball-based exercisesNew boy Sead Kolasinac was present along with Mesut Ozil and team-matesArsenal are still on a high aft

Manchester United youngster Regan Poole joins Northampton

Sportsmail first revealed Justin Edinburgh's interest in Regan Poole in MayNorthampton boss Edinburgh gave Poole his league debut at Newport CountyManchester United have allowed the 19-year-old to leave on a season-long loan By Simon Jones for Mai

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte’s grand plan torn apart

Chelsea appear to have missed out on Romelu Lukaku to Manchester UnitedThe Blues had identified their former striker as a major target this summerHowever, they will now have to look elsewhere as United agree £75m dealAntonio Conte has not been impre

Cristiano Ronaldo ‘earns £310,000 per Instagram post’

Report claims Cristiano Ronaldo earns huge money for each social media post Hopper study says the Real Madrid star's entries each raise around £310,000 He is the only footballer on the top-10 list, which features LeBron James By Sam Morshead For

Everton chairman Kenwright holds talks with Rooney’s agent

Everton are expected to come to an agreement to bring back Wayne RooneyManchester United could pay up the remaining two years of his contract Rooney has become a peripheral figure at United and may leave on free transferEverton's main priority is si

John Terry sings Stand By Me for Aston Villa initiation

Aston Villa secured the signing of John Terry on a one-year deal this weekDefender had his initiation in Portugal on Wednesday, standing up to singTerry opted for the Ben E King classic Stand By Me in front of his team-matesChelsea legend had his own