today at 13:00goal.com The former Birmingham City boss has returned to England, succeeding Casey Stoney after leaving his job in the NWSL on Friday today at 12:54talksport.com Bournemouth star Adam Smith has welcomed the new heading guidance issued to professional footballers and wants greater care to be taken for future generations. today at 12:54sportsmole.co.uk Leicester City will continue their preparations for the start of the 2021-22 Premier League campaign with a pre-season clash against Queens Park Rangers on Sunday afternoon. today at 12:43talksport.com Borussia Dortmund look set to play hardball with Chelsea over Erling Haaland, just like they did with Jadon Sancho and Manchester United last summer. today at 12:37talksport.com Wayne Rooney has been urged to consider getting a better group of people around him after images of the Derby boss from a night out went viral. today at 12:37goal.com The Reds legend has made no secret of the fact that he would like to return to Anfield at some stage, but that day remains a long way off today at 12:32goal.com Benitez says he will make a decision on striker Moise Kean before the transfer window is over. today at 12:26goal.com The Liga outfit are reluctant to part with the France international defender for any less than his full market value today at 12:20sportsmole.co.uk Sky Bet Championship new boys Blackpool have secured the services of Arsenal forward Tyreece John-Jules on a season-long loan. today at 12:19sportsmole.co.uk Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has expressed his sadness at the death of Andrew Devine, who a coroner has confirmed was the 97th victim of the Hillsborough disaster. today at 12:18sportsmole.co.uk Ajax chief Marc Overmars has revealed that his former club Arsenal are yet to make contact over a deal for Andre Onana. today at 12:17sportsmole.co.uk Brazil Under-23s face Egpyt Under-23s in the quarter-finals of the Olympic Games on Saturday, with Brazil looking to reach the semi-finals for the fourth consecutive Olympics. today at 12:06talksport.com Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates are in isolation after a teammate tested positive for COVID-19. today at 12:06sportsmole.co.uk Barcelona are reportedly still struggling to meet Ilaix Moriba's contract demands in Catalonia. today at 12:06sportsmole.co.uk After their 14-game unbeaten run finally came to an end last week, Campeonato Brasileiro title-chasers Bragantino host lowly Gremio on Sunday. today at 11:53sportsmole.co.uk Paris Saint-Germain attacker Kylian Mbappe has hinted that he wants to remain with the French side until they secure Champions League glory. today at 11:40sportsmole.co.uk Chelsea are reportedly preparing to tempt Inter Milan with a mammoth £110m bid for Romelu Lukaku. today at 11:30goal.com The Toffees boss is using pre-season to get a good look at those he has at his disposal, including an Italian forward being linked with PSG today at 11:29sportsmole.co.uk Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly touched base with Paul Pogba's camp to gauge his interest in a possible switch to the Parc des Princes. today at 11:24talksport.com Arsenal are interested in James Maddison but are still keeping tabs on Martin Odegaard at Real Madrid as a possible alternative. today at 11:09goal.com The Bianconeri players cannot have any contact with anyone outside of the first team bubble due to the current coronavirus regulations in Italy today at 11:00sportsmole.co.uk Bournemouth and MK Dons square off in the EFL Cup first round on Saturday afternoon as the 2021-22 campaign officially gets underway. today at 10:55talksport.com Paris Saint-Germain have made Paul Pogba their final target as Mauricio Pochettino's summer rebuild nears completion. today at 10:51goal.com The Serbian striker remains determined to prove his worth to the Blancos, but a loan door is being left open again in the summer window today at 10:36goal.com The Iran international has been recognised by European football's main governing body for his acrobatic effort in the Champions League quarter-finals today at 10:30sportsmole.co.uk Hosts Japan Under-23s continue their quest for a medal at their home tournament when they face New Zealand Under-23s on Saturday in the quarter-finals of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. today at 10:28mirror.co.uk There was a theory among Liverpool supporters - albeit a very hopeful one - even as far back as Christmas that Virgil van Dijk was on the verge of returning from injury. today at 10:21sportsmole.co.uk Swansea have not given up on Russell Martin despite the MK Dons boss rejecting the chance to become their new manager. today at 10:20sportsmole.co.uk West Ham United have reportedly completed a deal for Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola. today at 10:17mirror.co.uk Barcelona have watched on with resignation when their La Masia-bred youngsters have dared to walk out of the Camp Nou doors in their teenage years.