Chinese Super League: Transfer window opens with clubs facing 100% signings tax

Chinese Super League (CSL) clubs face a 100% tax on signings as their mid-season transfer window opens on Monday. The country’s Football Association (CFA) is proposing the measure for loss-making clubs in order to try to curb the league’s extravagant spending. Chinese clubs spent £331m during the country’s winter transfer window, which was more than…

Team Sky can be trusted 100%, says Brailsford

Media playback is not supported on this device Sir Dave Brailsford says Team Sky can be trusted “100%”, despite “regrettable” questions over Sir Bradley Wiggins’ medical records. Wiggins and Team Sky boss Brailsford have come under scrutiny since information on the rider’s authorised use of banned drugs to treat a medical condition were released by…