Wednesday Kickoff: Higuain, Mascherano and more


A Serie A side continues increase its already talented roster, while the Blaugrana will reportedly be retaining one of their most important defensive pieces.

Juventus has agreed to terms with striker Gonzalo Higuain on a five-year deal of roughly $99 million. (REPORT)

Barcelona vice-president Josep Soler has revealed that Javier Mascherano won’t be leaving the club this summer, and will be staying until 2019 after signing a three-year extension. (REPORT)

Twitter and Sky Sports have reached an agreement over streaming goals and highlights in the United Kingdom and Ireland for the 2016/17 Premier League season. (REPORT)

Arsenal is reportedly prepared to increase its offer for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette to $44 million after recently having their bid rejected. (REPORT)


The Seattle Sounders and head coach Sigi Schmid have agreed to part ways after spending eight seasons with the club. (REPORT)

FC Dallas defender/midfielder Kellyn Acosta and LA Galaxy centerback Jelle van Damme have been added to the 2016 MLS All-Star team roster, replacing Matt Besler of Sporting KC and Portland Timbers defender Liam Ridgewell. (REPORT)

The New York Red Bulls, Montreal Impact and Toronto FC made moves in this week’s SBI MLS Power Rankings after recording convincing home wins. (REPORT)

New York City FC’s continued inconsistency defensively has resembled many similarities from a season ago despite the club’s efforts to revamp the backline. (REPORT)

1 comment
  • John

    No News of Fabian Castillo signing with Trabzonspor? Was this out of the blue or were there rumors?


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