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Suggestions that Kevin De Bruyne is at the same level as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have to stop, says the Manchester City man. Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne Kevin De Bruyne says it is impossible to compare himself with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo because of the different positions...
 Jose Mourinho has blasted “the worst manager in the history of the Premier League” for his views on Marcus Rashford.Frank de Boer said that “it’s a pity” Rashford plays under Mourinho, as his game time has been restricted under the Portuguese. The 20-year-old struck twice in the 2-1 victory over...
The England international striker collided with Bournemouth goalkeeper Asmir Begovic and limped off during the first half of Sunday's clash England have been put on high alert after Tottenham striker Harry Kane limped off with an ankle injury against Bournemouth on Sunday. With 30 minutes gone, Kane got on the end of a...
Real Madrid have reportedly been informed they'll need to pay at least €160 million (£142 million) if they want to sign Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah, whom they're said to be chasing as a replacement for Gareth Bale. Reports from Spanish newspaper El Confidencial and website Diario Gol (h/t TalkSport) stated Real wish to get rid of Bale and...
Manchester United are reportedly in pole position to land Bayern Munich star Robert Lewandowski and will offer the striker a contract after moving ahead of Real Madrid and Chelsea in their hunt for the player. The Daily Mirror cited a report from German newspaper Kicker, which said United are the only suitor to have  "made moves" toward recruiting the Poland...
Xabi Alonso says that football fans the world over shouldn’t dismiss Real Madrid in the race for the Champions League. The former Merengues and Liverpool legend was speaking ahead of a trial that he is set to attend over alleged tax evasion. Speaking at a press conference, the technically gifted former midfielder...
Juventus coach Massimo Allegri is an in-demand tactician. The Italian’s achievements with both Milan and the Old Lady, has thrust him into the forefront of coaches that are most appreciated amd desired around Europe. Speaking before the rescheduled Atalanta game recently, Allegri was asked what the future had in store...
According to reports from Sky Sports, the leaders of the Paris Saint-Germain will meet the agents representing Antonio Conte this week. The current coach of Chelsea is one of the main contenders to assume the bench for the Paris club. With the club failing miserably in Champions League despite tremendous investments...
It's fair to say Jose Mourinho enjoyed outwitting Jurgen Klopp at the weekend.Rui Vieira/Associated Press Almost universally billed as a battle of aesthetics—in the red corner the achingly dull pragmatist, and in the other red corner the manic gegenpressing zealot—Manchester United's defeat of Liverpool adhered to predetermined tropes and prejudices to such...
PSG seem prepared to let the Brazilian striker leave in the summer but only for a fee of 400 million euro. A sale of Bale may go some way in paying for Neymar.  Real Madrid have not signed a player of "Galáctico" proportions since the acquisition of Welsh international Gareth Bale in...
Neymar is reportedly set for talks over his future with Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, who has flown to Brazil where the star is recovering from surgery on a fractured metatarsal. Al-Khelaifi wants to talk about Neymar's future as he knows the Brazilian is a top summer target for Real Madrid, according...
Antoine Griezmann is reportedly committed to joining Barcelona in the summer, despite efforts from Atletico Madrid to tie him down on a new contract. According to Le 10 Sport (h/t AS), the Frenchman has rejected the advances of Atleti to improve his current terms and increase his €100 million release clause because he has had a deal...
Danny Welbeck scored twice for Arsenal on Thursday as they secured their place in the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals by beating AC Milan3-1 at the Emirates Stadium to complete a 5-1 aggregate win. The visitors took the lead on the night through Hakan Calhanoglu, but Arsenal levelled swiftly through a controversial Welbeck penalty. Granit Xhaka...
There's no football like UEFA Champions League football. It's the pinnacle of this sport, where the best players and finest athletes cross swords; it has replaced the FIFA World Cup as the ultimate marker of quality. Just eight teams are left in the 2017/18 competition, having battled through a gauntlet...
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has passionately defended his methods during a press conference on Friday after the Red Devils limped out of the UEFA Champions League at home to Sevilla. According to Mark Critchley of The Independent, the Portuguese coach said United's lack of quality investment over the years has affected the current...