Modric, Messi & Ronaldo among Ballon d’Or 30-man nominee list

The Croatia and Real Madrid playmaker could easily become the first player since Milan’s Kaká to break Cristiano’s and Messi’s streak. The nominees for the award are selected by France Football, while the voting is done by group of international journalists with no more than one per country. Modric, coming off a year which saw […]

Arsenal announce new £300m kit deal with Adidas

Arsenal have confirmed their new kit deal with Adidas. The five-year agreement, which begins on July 1, is understood to be worth around £50 million each season, a major increase from Arsenal’s current £30m-a-year deal with Puma. In February, the club agreed a new shirt sponsorship deal with Emirates that will be worth more than […]

Who will win football’s prestigious Ballon d’Or 2018?

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale and Spurs striker Harry Kane are among the nominees for the 2018 Ballon d’Or. The 30-man shortlist is dominated by Champions League winners Real Madrid, who have eight players nominated. Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who joined Juventus from Real Madrid in the summer, won last year’s Ballon d’Or and is […]