Soccer players found guilty of discriminatory behavior in European club competitions face a minimum 10-game ban, regional governing body UEFA said today as it moved to toughen penalties following several cases of racism.
AC Milan scored twice in the last six minutes to win 2-1 at Siena and seal Italy’s final Champions League soccer spot ahead of Fiorentina, which beat Pescara 5-1.
Real Madrid beat Malaga 6-2 to prevent Barcelona from securing the Spanish La Liga soccer title, while Napoli clinched one of Italy’s Champions League spots.
Mario Balotelli hit a career zenith by firing Italy into the European Championship soccer final with two goals against Germany. He already wants more.
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini says his training ground altercation with Mario Balotelli won’t influence the Italian striker’s future with the Premier League champion.
AC Milan will buy Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli, a director of the Italian soccer club said today on Twitter.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. media, with clickable Internet links.
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli and manager Roberto Mancini were caught in a dispute during practice by photographers today.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the web.
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli won’t face further punishment for his foot-first challenge on Arsenal’s Alex Song two days ago.