SEATTLE -- The Seattle Sounders have signed Norwegian midfielder Magnus Wolff Eikrem after a mostly quiet offseason for the club.
Seattle announced the signing on Tuesday, with the deal being subject to Eikrem obtaining a U.S. work visa.
Eikrem spent the past three seasons with Malmo in Sweden's top division, winning league titles in the last seasons. Eikrem also played for the Netherlands' Heerenveen and played parts of two seasons for Cardiff.
Eikrem has 17 appearances for the Norway national...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped his native club Malmo celebrate their 20th Swedish league title by presenting the trophy on Sunday.
Ibrahimovic, who is nearing a Manchester United comeback from a knee injury, was greeted with a massive ovation as he walked onto the pitch holding the league trophy up high with one hand.
Tack för leveransen, Zlatan! pic.twitter.com/bhCKbYXHAU— Malmö FF (@Malmo_FF) November 5, 2017
He then broke protocol as he walked past Swedish federation head Karl-Erik Nilsson, who was supposed to hand the trophy to Malmo captain Markus Rosenberg. Instead, Ibrahimovic motioned...
Former Premier League player Dickson Etuhu has been questioned by police in Sweden about a conspiracy to fix a Swedish top-flight game in May, according to The Times and Swedish media.
According to The Times and Swedish media, a former teammate offered AIK goalkeeper Kenny Stamatopoulos £180,000 to "under-perform" against IFK Goteborg two days before the game.
That game was postponed after former Canada international Stamatopoulos, whose identity has not been confirmed by police,...
There is an intrigue in Zlatan Ibrahimovic's return to Manchester United.
It's not the same as the last time he signed a contract at Old Trafford -- the questions then were more about whether a man well into his 30s could do it in the Premier League.
This time the uncertainty is about how much he will play coming back, as he is, from a serious knee injury to compete for a place with a £75 million striker in Romelu Lukaku, who is 11 years his junior and has scored four goals in four competitive...