Former Real Madrid defender Pepe joins Besiktas on free transferPepe chooses Besiktas over Paris Saint-Germain by penning a three-year deal with the Turkish giants, a month after confirming his departure from Real Madrid.
Jul 4, 22:26
Eden Hazard one of several players investing in San Diego-based NASL teamChelsea and Belgium star Eden Hazard is part of the ownership group behind a new North American Soccer League team based in San Diego, California.
Jun 27, 16:53
Besiktas re-sign West Ham United target Demba BaBesiktas confirm that they have re-signed striker Demba Ba on loan from Shanghai Shenhua, despite reported interest from West Ham United.
Jan 31, 13:15
Chinese Super League 'to offer £800k a week'The Chinese Super League are reportedly prepared to offer record wages of £800,000 a week in order to land "an England player in his prime".
Jan 7, 13:52
Surgeon confident Demba Ba will play football again after breaking legFrench surgeon Olivier Bringer is confident that Shanghai Shenhua striker Demba Ba will play again despite suffering a broken leg.
Jul 22, 09:50
Demba Ba vows to play on despite suffering broken legShanghai Shenhua striker Demba Ba refuses to retire from football despite suffering a horrific leg break during a derby match with Shanghai SIPG.
Jul 19, 23:03
Demba Ba suffers potentially career-ending broken legFormer West Ham, Newcastle and Chelsea striker Demba Ba suffers a potentially career-ending broken leg while playing in the Chinese Super League.
Jul 17, 17:50
Mile Jedinak next for China move?Crystal Palace captain Mile Jedinak is reportedly a target for clubs in the Chinese Super League.
Feb 9, 19:31
Chelsea deny £75m Chinese bid for OscarChelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink denies reports that a Chinese club have bid £75m for Oscar.
Feb 6, 13:14
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews the International Champions Cup match between the title winners from France and England, Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea.
Jul 23, 20:24
Robinho signs six-month Guangzhou Evergrande contractEx-Manchester City ace Robinho links up with former Brazil boss Luis Felipe Scolari at Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande on a six-month deal.
Jul 16, 11:17
Five possible destinations for Charlie AustinSports Mole looks at some of the potential destinations for Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin during this summer's transfer window.
Jul 5, 12:01
Eidur Gudjohnsen signs for Chinese club Shijiazhuang Ever BrightFormer Chelsea striker Eidur Gudjohnsen signs for Chinese side Shijiazhuang Ever Bright after his Bolton Wanderers contract expired.
Jul 3, 12:27
Report: West Bromwich Albion make Charlie Austin enquiryWest Bromwich Albion reportedly make an approach to Queens Park Rangers for striker Charlie Austin.
Jun 30, 10:34
Report: Demba Ba chooses Shanghai Shenhua over West Bromwich AlbionWest Bromwich Albion were reportedly rejected by striker Demba Ba, who elected to sign for Shanghai Shenhua.
Jun 29, 02:45
Shanghai Shenhua sign Demba BaFormer Newcastle United and Chelsea striker Demba Ba joins Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua from Besiktas.
Jun 28, 12:12
West Bromwich Albion 'discuss possible move for Demba Ba'West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis reportedly tries to persuade chairman Jeremy Peace to let him make a move for Besiktas striker Demba Ba.
Jun 27, 19:25
West Bromwich Albion to make lucrative offer to Demba Ba?West Bromwich Albion are interested in signing Besiktas striker Demba Ba, according to a report.
Jun 24, 08:56
Steven Gerrard: 'Chelsea stumble will always haunt me'Former Liverpool star Steven Gerrard admits that his infamous stumble against Chelsea will always haunt him.
Jun 24, 01:14
Report: Besiktas express interest in Liverpool striker Mario BalotelliBesiktas express an interest in signing Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli once the sale of Demba Ba to West Bromwich Albion goes through, according to reports.
Jun 20, 16:23
On this day: Jay Jay Okocha moves to Bolton WanderersThirteen years ago today, Nigerian playmaker Jay Jay Okocha moved to Bolton Wanderers on a free transfer.
Jun 18, 08:00
Report: West Bromwich Albion target Demba Ba, Matt PhillipsWest Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis is keen to sign Besiktas striker Demba Ba and Queens Park Rangers winger Matt Phillips, according to reports.
Jun 18, 02:36
Demba Ba: 'Slaven Bilic is good choice for West Ham United'Besiktas striker Demba Ba tips Slaven Bilic to succeed Sam Allardyce as West Ham United boss.
May 27, 11:58
Steven Gerrard plays down standing ovationLiverpool skipper Steven Gerrard plays down receiving a standing ovation from the Chelsea fans during his side's 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge.
May 10, 18:46
Eden Hazard selects Didier Drogba, Gervinho, Demba Ba in 'fantasy dream team'Eden Hazard selects Juan Mata, Demba Ba, Gervinho, Didier Drogba and Thibaut Courtois as part of his fantasy five-a-side team.
Apr 2, 06:55
Demba Ba: 'Besiktas supporters to blame for Europa League exit'Besiktas striker Demba Ba believes that fans of the Turkish side "should have supported us better" during last night's 3-1 home reverse against Club Brugge.
Mar 20, 06:14
Demba Ba keen to make return to international actionBesiktas striker Demba Ba says that he 'loves serving his country' and would be open to making a return to international action with Senegal in the near future.
Mar 15, 13:02
Result: Tom de Sutter, Lior Refaelov score to give Club Brugge victory over BesiktasClub Brugge come from behind to defeat Besiktas 2-1 in the Europa League round of 16.
Mar 12, 19:53
Preview: Chelsea vs. Paris Saint-GermainSports Mole looks ahead to the second leg of Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League last-16 clash
Mar 9, 15:30
Result: Liverpool eliminated by Besiktas on penaltiesLiverpool are knocked out of the Europa League by Besiktas following a 5-4 penalty shootout defeat in the second leg of their last-32 encounter at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium.
Feb 26, 20:44
Half-Time Report: Liverpool, Besiktas goalless at the breakLiverpool and Besiktas play out a goalless first half in the second leg of their last-32 Europa League tie at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium
Feb 26, 18:46
Live Commentary: Besiktas (1)1-0(1) Liverpool (Besiktas win 5-4 on penalties) - as it happenedRelive Besiktas's penalty shootout victory over Liverpool as the Turkish outfit send the Reds crashing out of the Europa League at the Ataturk Stadium.
Feb 26, 17:30
Team News: Liverpool's Mario Balotelli, Daniel Sturridge to start in Besiktas clashMario Balotelli and Daniel Sturridge start for Liverpool in tonight's Europa League last-32 second leg against Besiktas in Turkey.
Feb 26, 16:53
Result: Late Mario Balotelli penalty downs stubborn BesiktasLiverpool beat Besiktas 1-0 in their first-leg round-of-32 Europa League tie thanks to a late Mario Balotelli penalty.
Feb 19, 21:56
Half-Time Report: Stubborn Besiktas holding LiverpoolBesiktas earn a 0-0 half-time draw with Liverpool in the first leg of their last-32 Europa League clash at Anfield.
Feb 19, 20:54
Team News: Raheem Sterling starts on the bench for Besiktas visitRaheem Sterling starts Liverpool's clash with Besitkas on the bench following a two-game absence through injury.
Feb 19, 19:14
Daniel Sturridge plays down Demba Ba threatLiverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says that the team aren't focusing too much on Demba Ba ahead of Besiktas's visit to Anfield in the Europa League.
Feb 18, 22:17
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers not worried about Demba Ba in Besiktas clashBrendan Rodgers says that he is unfazed about his team facing Besiktas's Demba Ba on Thursday following the striker's title-ending goal for Chelsea last season.
Feb 18, 14:58
Preview: Liverpool vs. BesiktasSports Mole looks ahead to the Europa League round of 32 opening leg between Liverpool and Besiktas.
Feb 17, 12:12
Besiktas striker Demba Ba out to upset Liverpool in Europa League meetingBesiktas striker Demba Ba hopes to upset Liverpool in the Europa League on Thursday following his title-crushing antics at Anfield for Chelsea last season.
Feb 17, 06:36