Elliott announces takeover of AC Milan

US hedge fund Elliott announced Wednesday it had taken over Italian giants AC Milan after the club’s Chinese owners failed to repay debt. Elliott Management pledged to inject €50 million to “stabilise the finances” of the seven-time European champions after Chinese owner Li Yonghong missed a Friday deadline to repay €32 million. In a statement […]

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KV Oostende signs Fashion Sakaka

The Zambia international has agreed a deal that will keep him with the Kustboys till 2021 after successful medicals Belgian Division A side KV Oostende have confirmed the capture of Fashion Sakala from Spartak Moscow on a three-year deal. The 21-year-old attacker joined the Versluys Arena outfit in February 2017 and teamed up with the […]

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Sweden through, Switzerland out

Sweden through to World Cup 2018 quarter-finals as Emil Forsberg’s deflected strike sends Switzerland home. Sweden are through to the World Cup 2018 quarter-finals after defeating Switzerland in St Petersburg. Emil Forsberg’s second-half strike – the only goal of the game – set up a last-eight clash with either Colombia or England, who play each […]

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