Wednesday January 23-rd, 2019

José Mourinho explains choice to make Paul Pogba captain vs. Leicester José Mourinho explains choice to make Paul Pogba captain vs. Leicester

You'd have to say you are not playing an Arsenal , a City, a Chelsea in that period. That's how many points United dropped last season against teams who finished in the bottom half of the table. "Paul was fantastic, his contribution was incredib...

First United goal a career highlight for impressive Shaw First United goal a career highlight for impressive Shaw

On Friday, British media reports suggested that the club's chief executive Ed Woodward had rejected some of Mourinho's targets and that the pair had divergent views over United's recruitment policy. "I made a decision to take it - I was one of the ...

Zinchenko rejects move to Wolverhampton Zinchenko rejects move to Wolverhampton

Oleksandr Zinchenko is set to stay at Manchester City after reportedly rejecting a deadline day move to Wolves. The Ukraine global, who made 14 appearances in all competitions last season for the Blues, is scheduled to undergo a medical and fina...

Lionel Messi succeeds Andres Iniesta as new Barcelona captain Lionel Messi succeeds Andres Iniesta as new Barcelona captain

Although Iniesta has obviously won more titles at worldwide level, both he and Messi have identical club records: 9 LaLiga titles, 6 Copa del Reys, 4 Champions Leagues, 3 Club World Cups, 3 UEFA Super Cups and 7 Spanish Super Cups. Gerard Pique is ne...

Chris Smalling: Manchester United are eyeing Premier League glory this season Chris Smalling: Manchester United are eyeing Premier League glory this season

Manchester City, meanwhile, look even stronger than last season following the addition of club-record signing Riyad Mahrez, with Liverpool also spending big. "Of course it's hard to understand for people in football that Tottenham didn't sign or sell...

Manchester United were ready to spend £100m on central defender Manchester United were ready to spend £100m on central defender

Barca are said to have seen a bid involving towering defender Mina, midfielder Andre Gomes and around £45million rejected for a player that has had his ups and downs with Mourinho. "Harry Maguire did great at the World Cup", he told the Mirror . R...

Stan Kroenke secures Arsenal FC takeover with $712M bid Stan Kroenke secures Arsenal FC takeover with $712M bid

United States sports magnate Stan Kroenke is adding Arsenal to his collection of teams that includes the LA Rams NFL side and the Colorado Rapids in the MLS. What about Arsenal's other shareholders? . Arsenal enters into the territory that was...

Mourinho and Pogba hint tensions remain at United following win over Leicester Mourinho and Pogba hint tensions remain at United following win over Leicester

Jose is the type of manager who gives someone the captaincy for the right reasons and I think he chose to give Pogba some responsibility for managing the game and the players around him, which was a very clever move. It's reported by The Sun that...

Europe Captain Bjorn Hopes Tiger Plays In Ryder Cup Europe Captain Bjorn Hopes Tiger Plays In Ryder Cup

World number one Dustin Johnson , second-ranked Justin Thomas , Masters champion Patrick Reed and two-time US Open champion Brooks Koepka have sealed berths on the American side. Simpson could be in trouble should he slip from the top eight, having...

House of Fraser rescued by Sports Direct in £90 million deal House of Fraser rescued by Sports Direct in £90 million deal

But some have voiced concerns given the track record of staff treatment at Mr Ashley's primary firm, Sports Direct . Sports Direct says it has bought all of the United Kingdom stores, its brand and all its stock. "This is about worldwide tax arran...

Petition calls for LeBron James as Secretary of Education Petition calls for LeBron James as Secretary of Education

According to CBS , the school will soon welcome 240 at-risk third- and fourth-grade students; next year curriculum for the first and second grades will be added. Secretary of Education! That is the conceit of an online petition posted late Tuesda...

Pogba assures Man Utd he wants to stay Pogba assures Man Utd he wants to stay

They spent more than us! "Every team is a good team, forget the name, forget the history, forget the shirt". It lead the Portuguese to vent his feelings after the final whistle at Old Trafford and reiterate his warning for the new season.

Jose Mourinho aims early dig at 'serial winners' Liverpool and Tottenham Jose Mourinho aims early dig at 'serial winners' Liverpool and Tottenham

However, a move did not materialise and Mourinho must now work with the same central defensive setup as he did last season. "Or they are investing massively like Liverpool, who are buying everything and everybody", Mourinho told MUTV after his team's...

New England Patriots expected to adjust contract for Tom Brady New England Patriots expected to adjust contract for Tom Brady

His season is officially over before it really got started. The rest of the running back depth chart leaves much to be desired. Brady dressed but didn't play in Thursday night's 26-17 win over the Washington Redskins , and there's no guarantee h...

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic worth more than Pogba - Lotito Sergej Milinkovic-Savic worth more than Pogba - Lotito

The Red Devils initially earmarked him as a replacement for Marouane Fellaini but, when the Belgium global stayed put, they eased off. The Italian champions want to make sure that there are no Premier League clubs involved in the transfer chase on...

Jose Mourinho Second with Manchester United among my biggest achievements Jose Mourinho Second with Manchester United among my biggest achievements

Mourinho is very fond of the Welsh winger and there's been plenty of speculation surrounding a move to Man United in each of the last three summers. And that's when Twitter uses did a bit of digging and found Neville's tweet from six years ago, imp...

Last Meetings - Everton Finalising Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes Arrivals Last Meetings - Everton Finalising Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes Arrivals

The signing of Mina by the Camp Nou side can still be seen as a success off the pitch if not quite on it, after the club had only signed him in January for 11.8 million. The fee could rise by 1.5 million euros (RM7.1 million), and Barcelona have inse...

Unai Emery ready for baptism of fire against Man City Unai Emery ready for baptism of fire against Man City

However, despite reported interest from Valencia , Emery is unwilling to sell the England global, revealing that only Carl Jenkinson , David Ospina and Joel Campbell are available to leave the Emirates. Pep Guardiola set very high standards for...

Anushka Sharma trolled for posing with Indian cricket team Anushka Sharma trolled for posing with Indian cricket team

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli do their every bit to give their fans #couplegoals with mushy selfies. " Anushka Sharma started playing for indian team??" We lost (the first Test), but we lost narrowly. In the picture, posted by BCCI on social ...

Dez Bryant Announces Visit With Cleveland Browns Dez Bryant Announces Visit With Cleveland Browns

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) keeps it lighthearted on the sideline before facing the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, Sunday, December 10, 2017. So Bryant tweeted Thursday that he plans to start...

Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma joins Everton on loan Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma joins Everton on loan

Belgium global Batshuayi scored 10 goals for the Blues last season before a loan move to German side Borussia Dortmund, where he managed nine goals in 14 appearances. The Toffees were extremely active on deadline day and addressed their centre back ...

Pele backs Liverpool to win the Premier League title Pele backs Liverpool to win the Premier League title

Summer signing Fabinho picked up a minor injury in Liverpool's 3-1 friendly win over Torino on Tuesday night and Klopp admitted he is not sure if the Brazilian midfielder will be available for the Renault Super Sunday clash with West Ham this w...

Premier League interest ratings: This weekend's fixtures ranked

Shearer said regarding Tottenham: "They have not had the same finances to throw at their team as the clubs around them but they have still got themselves into a position where they are contenders". I won eight championships and three Premier Leagu...

Mauricio Pochettino: The Premier League has hurt itself Mauricio Pochettino: The Premier League has hurt itself

We had nine players in the semis, which means of course that our team out here is different to what it would usually be. That is so, so clear. "But I have to say that after all the years I've been in football, money doesn't guarantee you success".

CL Failure Could Lead To League Glory For Liverpool CL Failure Could Lead To League Glory For Liverpool

The transfer window may have officially shut yesterday, but Derby County can still see some transfer activity thanks to an EFL rule. Both clubs finished below United last season in the Premier League yet Mourinho claims they are projected as "s...

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