Watford keeper Heurelho Gomes gets 'call up from God' to become pastor when he retires this summer

WATFORD goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes has revealed he has received a "call up from God" to become a pastor when he retires from football this summer. The 38-year-old is “99 per cent” sure his playing days will soon be over, meaning his last Vicarage Road appearance could be in the FA Cup quarter-final against Crystal Palace. The veteran Brazilian has not […]

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Huddersfield keeper Jonas Lossl invites bullied Syrian refugee schoolboy to game in amazing gesture

Video of the 16-year-old being bullied at a school in the Almondbury area of the West Yorkshire town went viral when it was released and shared on Tuesday. The horrendous images sparked outrage with support flooding in for the youngster. And now Huddersfield's Danish keeper Lossl has made his own intervention, with a Twitter message to the teenager. Lossl said: […]

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Liverpool keeper Loris Karius gets incredible glowing review from Besiktas president Fikret Orman as he reveals plans to make loan move permanent

The 25-year-old keeper is currently on a two-year-loan deal there but it hasn't all gone according to plan. Karius has just one clean sheet in eight appearances this season, and his future once again became a talking point in recent weeks. First Turkish news-site Fotomac reported that Besiktas wanted to send Karius back and have Divock Origi instead. Then the […]

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Leicester City keeper speaks of trauma after witnessing chopper crash

Kasper Schmeichel has emotionally revealed how he waved goodbye to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in his helicopter from the King Power Stadium pitch before watching it crash in a car park. The Leicester City goalkeeper, who arrived with other senior players at the club owner's funeral ceremony in Bangkok on Sunday, indicated he had received counselling after watching "it all happen". Farewell: […]

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Premier League winning keeper Joe Hart makes switch to Burnley

England goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a two-year contract with Premier League club Burnley as he seeks to rebuild his career after falling out of favour at Manchester City. Burnley did not disclose the transfer fee but media reports said the 31-year-old with 75 international caps cost about £3.5 million ($6.1 million AUD). Leaving a legacy: Hart made 348 appearances […]

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Keeper Neuer in Germany's preliminary World Cup squad

Dortmund: Germany's first-choice goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was included in their preliminary World Cup squad despite having been out of action since September but World Cup final scorer Mario Goetze was left out. Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. The 32-year-old suffered a broken bone in his foot and only returned to training days ago but Germany coach Joachim Loew decided to take […]

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Keeper Neuer in Germany's preliminary World Cup squad

Dortmund: Germany's first-choice goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was included in their preliminary World Cup squad despite having been out of action since September but World Cup final scorer Mario Goetze was left out. Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. The 32-year-old suffered a broken bone in his foot and only returned to training days ago but Germany coach Joachim Loew decided to take […]

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