BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund’s 17-year-old forward Youssoufa Moukoko has reportedly been included in Germany’s preliminary squad for the World Cup.
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — When Juventus asked players to take salary cuts and deferrals during the coronavirus pandemic, Sami Khedira’s curiosity in how the soccer industry works was reignited.
A World Cup winner with Germany in 2014 who spent five seasons at Real Madrid before joining the Italian club, Khedira said this week he was “always interested in the system."
BERLIN (AP) — Former Germany midfielder Sami Khedira is retiring from soccer at the end of the season after another injury-hit year.
“It’s a very difficult step but it’s the only right one. Fifteen years of professional soccer have left their marks,” Khedira said in a media call organized by his club Hertha Berlin on Wednesday.
ROME (AP) — If there's one player who has benefited directly from coach Massimiliano Allegri's daring five-forward formation at Juventus, it's winger Juan Cuadrado.
After rejoining Juventus on loan from Chelsea at the start of the season, the speedy Colombia winger was given room to show off his attacking skills when Allegri deployed his 4-2-3-1 formation in January.