Di Maria's move to PSG finalised
PARIS • French football champions Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Argentina winger Angel di Maria from Manchester United on a four-year deal.
The 27-year-old passed a medical in Doha before flying to Paris on Wednesday, after PSG had agreed a fee of €63 million (S$95 million) with United.
McDonald's hunger for Fifa reforms
ZURICH • McDonald's yesterday became the third major Fifa sponsor to back a completely independent commission to carry out reforms of the scandal-tainted world football body.
Coca-Cola and Visa have already backed the calls.
Wilshere sidelined for several weeks
LONDON • Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will be out of action for several weeks, after manager Arsene Wenger revealed yesterday that he has suffered a hairline fracture of his left leg.
The England midfielder was hurt in a collision with a team-mate in training.
Stones distracted by Chelsea's interest
LONDON • Everton's England centre-back John Stones has been unsettled by the interest shown in him by English Premier League champions Chelsea, Roberto Martinez admitted yesterday.
The manager is adamant that the 21-year-old will not be sold.