DiLivio the loyalist signs on for Fiorentina

Italian World Cup midfielder Angelo Di Livio has demonstrated loyalty beyond the call of duty by agreeing a new two-year deal with the newly-formed Fiorentina club.

Browninjury adds to United woes

Manchester United whose preparations for the new season could hardly have got any worse have been hit by another injury blow, this time to defender Wes Brown.

Fivenew faces in Spain squad

New Spain coach Inaki Saez has named five uncapped players in his first squad since taking over from Jose Antonio Camacho earlier in the summer.

Ronaldoto Madrid rumours rumble on

The rumours concerning Ronaldo's move from Internazionale toMilan continue to rumble on with reports in the Spanish media, suggesting that a deal between the clubs for the World Cup winner…

Realtold to increase offer for Ronaldo

Real Madrid have been told to increase their offer for Internazionale attacker Ronaldo after a bid reported to be worth _48 million was rejected by the Milan club.

Portugalappoint caretaker coach

Portugal have installed youth coach Agostinho Oliveira as caretaker coach for the full national side, following Antonio Oliveira's dismissal in the wake of the country's dismal World Cup performance.

Tottenhamsuffer Poyet blow

Tottenham's preparations for the new season have beendealt a massiveblow with the news that Gustavo Poyet could be out of action for up to 8 months.