REFEREES PUT THROUGH THEIR PACES IN FIFA FITNESS TESTS

Guyana’s referees and assistant referees underwent a series of grueling fitness tests at the Leonora National Track and Field Centre on Saturday, 18th March, as part of ongoing assessments to ensure match officials are able to cope with the demands of topflight and international football. Five out of six elite group male referees, all six…

Bastian Schweinsteiger signs for Chicago Fire

Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has signed for MLS side Chicago Fire – with a finalised move mooted for next week. The German World Cup winner, largely out of favour at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho, has penned a one-year deal subject to a medical and visa. “I am sad to leave so many friends…

Neymar: I’d like to play in the Premier League

Barcelona star Neymar admits he would like to play in the Premier League in future. The Brazil international was reportedly a firm target for Louis van Gaal at Manchester United in 2015, with the forward’s agent claiming that an offer said to be worth close to £140million had been tabled. Rumours have emerged in recent…