Aminata Diallo is in custody after her Paris Saint-Germain teammate Kheira Hamraoui was reportedly dragged from a car by two masked men who beat her legs with an iron bar.
Though many players of the nineties and noughties were at least as iconic as Beckham, and some more talented, ‘Golden Balls’ broke the corporate mould like no other. Here’s how he ceased to be a footballer and became a brand instead.
Sports fans are supposed to have caused an earthquake. Whatever these fans might be doing to our precious planet seems a bit different than the event that tears highways out of the ground.
We talked to a senior research scientist at the institution that registered the Barcelona supporters' "fanquake" after their comeback win over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League.
After a dramatic 6-5 win over PSG in Champions League action, Neymar trolled PSG's Adrien Rabiot on Instagram.
This is ridiculous.
Barca scored three goals in the final two minutes plus stoppage time to make it happen.
While some efforts have been made to tackle homophobia in French football, it's a problem which many are happy to ignore. Until the authorities make a cogent plan for fighting discrimination, progress can only ever be limited.
The Paris Saint-Germain defender has courted major controversy over the last few months, having made several homophobic comments about Laurent Blanc in February.
Castrogiovanni reportedly told his club he had to attend to a family matter in Argentina, but was photographed chillin’ with Zlatan in Las Vegas.