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Stories with person: Robin Van Persie
  • Big spending Chinese clubs show global ambitions story has photos
    Updated: Feb-05-16 10:15 am

    The European transfer window is not so European any more, with Chinese clubs outspending the continent's richest clubs in January to prove that the country is now a genuine power in attracting the world's best players.

  • City puts United further in shade with Guardiola coup story has photos
    Updated: Feb-02-16 7:15 pm

    MANCHESTER, England - Pep Guardiola's imminent arrival in the Premier League is a game-changer not just for Manchester City but for English soccer, bringing a coveted, visionary coach to a club already having a stated aim of being a "leader in the world of football."