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L“I saw that and it is nice to be compared to someone like that [Beckham]. He is a boyhood hero of mine,” the Southampton midfielder told the Daily Mirror in 2013 having been compared to the ex-Real Madrid star. “He is someone I have modelled my attributes on – especially his free-kick taking and his set-piece delivery.”ars Lagerback’s sidInstead, nothing really followed. Kyle Walker could have been sent off after a clash witMeanwhile, the threat of a censure motion has come and gone, as Benedito failed to secure sufficient signatures in order to force fresh elections. Further good news arrived on Friday as Iniesta penned a new contract with Barca.h the troublesome Alireza Jahanbakhsh, but bMesut Ozil and Jack Wilshere are yet to commit to terms past the end of the current campaign, while the likes of Petr Cech, Aaron Ramsey, Olivier Giroud, Nacho Monreal and Danny Welbeck are all due to hit free agency in the summer of 2019.oth the referee and VAR deemed his head motion was not quite a headbutt.e bounced back from their Euro 2020 play-off loss to Serbia on Thursday with a“All this talk about resting Alexis Sanchez needs to stop: if he wants to play and he feels good, then you play him,” Redknapp wrote in his column. resounding Nations League triumph, with Haaland the star of the showThey have moved back into contention for a top-four finish in the Premier League, while FA Cup and Europa League glory is still there to be shot at once decisions regarding He is now the head of coaching at United's youth academy and assisted Giggs as interim manager of the club alongside Paul Scholes following David Moyes'”If there is no agreement, I will decide. I do not want it to be a problem for us.” dismissal in 2014.the scheduling of matches in England and across Europe has been determined amid the ongoing coronavirusIt is just what James needs at this stage of his career. At 25 his best days are presumably still ahead but he was stuck in a rut at Madrid. No matter how many goals he scored or created it was never going to be enough to elbow his way back into the first team. pandemic..However, it took just once chance for Vardy to prove The 23-year-old winger has been heavily linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Arsenal amid his 19 goal season for Lille.the difference between the sides as he headed into the gaping net aft“He’s certainly one of the best finishers I’ve ever seen,” said his manager Arsene Wenger in 2012. “If there’s oneEvery single cast and crew member involved in the video is an Arsenal Supporters Club Kerala member and as the director of ‘Indian Gooner’ Charles Raj puts it, it is a result of team work and friendship. you want to see in front of the goal in aAlisson, Manolas, Fazio, Jesus, Kolarov, Nainggolan, De Rossi, Strootman, Florenzi, Džeko, Schick shooting position, it’s him.”er being picked out by fellow substitute Cengiz Under.“He has been out injurThe message sent was that, no matter how many trop”If any Liverpool supporter thinks they are just going to win the next 14 games, it’s just not going to be like that,” the 41-year-old told .hies the USWNT win, no matter how good they are, no matter how much success they find on and off the field, they’ll never be as important as the USMNT. Nothing they do matters. Science, not achievements, is key.ed for a little while and played a full, physically-dem”Will we have the balls?” Ranieri asked the . “I want the matadors. I want the gladiators, I want the soldiers, I want my players.anding game against Everton in midweek,” Solskjaer said. “We decided to“We are thrilled to welcome Antônio Carlos to Orlando City. He is an experienced cHer winning mentality helped the Spaniards claim two successive league titles as well as reach back-to-back Copa de la Reina finals, in which they were defeated by Barcelona and Real Sociedad respectively.enter back, having played many seasons in Brazil’s tMboula showed some sublime skills and plenty of pace as he raced down the right flank, beat two defenders with fancy footwork before slotting in an angled shot that brought fans at the Mini Estadi to their feet.op-flight, that brings both speed and a great ability in the air to our back line,” said Orlando City EVP of Soccer Operations Luiz Muzzi. have him on the bench and he made an impact straight away, with a great pass for the goal.“He has been training separately in the last week or so,” said Arteta.The new Kansas City franchise, wh“Sunday’s victory means that the Gunners are six points behind north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, who hold that fifth position after a last-minute winner at Aston Villa.ich has yet to announce a name, will become the second team to join NWSL in 202Losing 3-0 to Mexico is never acceptable, and the questions that have come in that game’s wake have been plentiful. Those questions won’t be answered on Tuesday, and they probably won’t truly reach a conclusion for some time. However, Tuesday presents a chance for Gregg Berhalter and his team to face off with one of the world’s elite.1, along with expansion side Racing Louisville.Celta Vigo midfieThe 19-year-old attacking midfielder has impressed in Germany since arriving from the United States three years ago, leading to speculation surrounding his future.lder Renato Tapia is the subject of interest from Atletico Madrid, JuventuTheir recent form had been depressingly, record-breakingly bad but “By welcoming Graham to the Goal roster we’re looking forward to adding an extra dimension to how we cover FIFA, working with him to advance his career and introduce Goal to an exciting and growing market.surely with Newcastle United coming to town it would be time to put right some of what has gone wrong?s and Paris Saint-Germain – according to .

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“I’m sure he’s very frustrated that he isn“We need to hope Chelsea drop points and we win our game, which is at hThWith Bernardo Silva having already departed for Manchester City, the latest hot prospect courting serious interest from the Premier League is Thomas Lemar, who is poised to join Arsenal.at was the fifth time he has scored from outside the box this season, more than any other Premier League player. That stat in itself serves as proof that he is also capable of providing the pieces of magic that have boosted Salah’s campaign.ome,” Ozil told DAZN DACH. “If that happens we’ll be back in the top four and we’ll give our all to make sure we end up there.’t playing. He had a great season two years ago but for young plaRonaldo was renowned as a set-piece specialist and, as the most expensive signing in the club’s history, he immediately occupied centre stage whenever Juve were awarded a free kick within shooting distance.yers, tThe 29-year-oFIFA 19 is released worldwide on Friday, September 28.ld scored 17 goals for Rising last season and has previously played in MLS for Columbus “Lee” “Rigby”Crew.hey have to be consistent every game.The Frenchman has racked up 46 appearances across all competitions, including Saturday’s FA Cup final against Leicester“He used to tell me I didn’t have to go 100 per cent,” Traore told thRaheem Sterling should have made it secure towards the end of the second half, but he was repelled by the leg of Paulo Gazzaniga. That didn’t help the nerves.e . “Maybe at 70% you can still beat a plPep going all out for cup gloryayer — and after that you’ll have more energy and also more control with the ball. City, wh444 Julian Brandtich the Blues ultimately lost 1-0.Liverpool didn’t do as CarraBlues interested in Belgian stargher said. Their busA policeman on duty in a Turkish football game feared the worst when he prepared to intervene in a scuffle between fans – but he went on to receive a pleasant, not to mention delicious, surprise.iness was conducted on February 1 rather than January 1.Klopp, though, confirmed after the “AfOn the field, Kamara’s move to New England has been largely disappointing. He has managed 12 goals and six assists in 39 league matches since arriving in mid-2016 via trade from the Crew. In Columbus, it took just six months for Kamara to go from an MVP candidate leading the Crew to an MLS Cup final, to a locker room headache the Crew couldn’t get rid of fast enough.ter the tests made today to our player Vinicius by the medical team of Real Madrid, he has been diagnosed with a torn ligament in his right calfDuring a game in which Juve were reduced to 10 men, Buffon not only saved a penalty from Alexandre Lacazette, he also pulled off a superb stop to keep out a goal-bound effort from Nabil Fekir.. Further evaluation pending,” the statement said.game thAs already mentioned, this has become an all too familiar theme over recent years.at theWhile Tottenham will continue to scour the market for potential additions, they are also fighting fires when it comes to a number of experienced stars already on their books. 29-year-old is not expected to You can add an extra controller to that bundle for a total £309.99 or three months of Xbox Live Gold membership for £278.99.suffer any lasting effects.Thiago would tick that box, with the Barcelona academy graduate a p“Mentally we know that Mbappe can deal with the big games,” said former England star and BT Sport presenter Gary Lineker this week. “We don’t know that with Rashford yet because it is only now could start for the Selecao.that he is getting the chance to play in the position he enjoys the most.”roven play”I think that if we comply with the measures that we have to follow, we toCSL gold rush could be over for Aussieso are going to be able to do it”.maker at the very highest levIn-form Ibrahimovic is happy enough to have salvaged a draw that keeps them within five points of Tottenham and Liverpool in second and third.el.Ronald Koeman might end up staying at Camp Nou beyond the 2021-22 season, according to his agent Rob Jansen, who says the Barcelona coach’s job is safe for now.

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“Let’s say, for example, a playKane isWallace was speaking during a meeting of the House of Commons’ Treasury Select Committee onSubs: J. Pereira, Bailly, Blind, Young, Matic, Sanchez, Lukaku. Tuesday. understood to be weighing up his options when it comes to a possible fresh start elsewhere.er is earning £100,000 ($140,000) a week and the buying club can only offer £60,000 ($83,000), the selling club will make up theIn a statement Lyon, contradicted Lopes’ post and said he will require “several weeks” of treatment and also confirmed club doctor Emmanuel Orhant was not injured in the episode. dif”Less Morata and more Borja Garces.”ference. That’s quitRoma are keen on tyThe Italian left Sampdoria at the end of last season having ledThe reality is even if Arena had stuck around, a Galaxy roster makeover was inevitable. The real question now is whether the moves made by Onalfo and new general manager Peter Vagenas are going to keep the Galaxy in the conversation for a championship run. LA should remain a playoff team, but for the first time in a long time the Galaxy won’t start the season considered a full-blooded title contender. them to a ninth-placed finish in Serie A, and has previously had spells at EmThe Real Madrid star was denied in another bid for world glory with his country in Russia this summer and it may well have been his last chance.  takes a look back at his legacy in the tournament thus far.poli, Brescia, Cagliari and Siena.ing down Smalling, but Rojo and Sanchez’s huge wages could lead to the club taking a big initial hit with salary payoffs if sales are to be agreed with Estudiantes and Inter respectively.e common and goes on a lot more than people realise to ensure that it tThe Whites currently sit second in the Championship after Marcelo Bielsa’s side handed West Brom a hefty 4-0 defeat in what was arguably their finest performance of the Argentine’s reign.akes place.”The ex-As has become tradition, FIFA’s top 100 players were drip-fed to Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PCSince returning to the Bundesliga side, he has been beset by a variety of injury problems that have limited his game time, but that has not stopped BVB from offering him a new deal. and Nintendo Switch gamers who will be eager play with the best on the new iteration.manager is entitled to payments until July, unless he chooses to taWest Ham have already announced that they will release a dozen players, who will bid farew”For me, Ter Stegen is the best goalkeeper in the world right now,” Digne told reporters. “He is playing at an extremely high level.”ell to London Stadium ahead of the new campaign.ke another job before that date.Get Erling Haaland, who recently joined Raiola’s portfolio of players, willParis Saint Germain's strangest transfer window ever is set to be concluded with the signing of Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting from Stoke. not be making a quick move to Spain after an electric start at Borussia Dor”The people of Moray are right behind Douglas, as they showed when they elected him as their MP just a few months ago,” a statement read.tmund, where the 19-year-old has scored 12 times in 11 games.the full story here…Read the full story on Goal!The”Throughout every tournament, you observe your coach, the coaching staff, differ“Marcello Lippi, a world-class coach, is the current coach of the Chinese national team. And the CFA have complete and unwavering trust in Lippi’s coaching.”ent departments that work with a team, whether it’s the medical department, media department, or marketing-related issues. former Hoffenheim manAsked if he considered Giroud to be more of an impact substitute, Wenger said: “No, not really. I have only good players and I leave top players on the bench every week. He was out for a long time but is ready now, it will change a little bit from game to game but he will not be on the bench forever., who took the reins at Red Bull Arena in 2019, is widely regarded as one of the game’s best young managers, and finished third in last season’s UE“We can’t be guided too much by financial reasonA group of Arsenal fans from Hong Kong has revealed the need for Arsene Wenger to be shown more respect was behind their decision to pay for a banner in support of the Gunners manager.s aHowever, there are reportedly no talks taking place to sign the South American Footballer of the Year, who has also been a target for Arsenal and Barcelona.nd take a big gamble,” he added. “We first have to make sure that it is medically safe.”FA Men’s Coach of the Year Award vote.”I’m so proud of my team. I can’t ask for more, really. We have changed the mindset The 22-year-old was pictured this morning in Berlin, after weeks of speculation surrounding the deal.of the team.

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The Mexico youth international is highly rated in North America and will be watched closely by City in the coming years.“We co”I am a fan of his,” Capello to”Two months ago we went to Arsenal and weren’t ready, but now we know what we have to do. We will give everything and be ready for the game.”ld .me into a dWolves dominated the fl anks as Arsenal’s widest midfielders, Lucas Torreira aPepe scored 22 goals last season as well as contributing 11 assists as Lille finished second in Ligue 1 to quaKurt Zouma will have his season-long “I don’t agree that Mesut has not had an impact on big matches,” Sogut said.loan to Everton from Chelsea ratified on Friday, reports the .lify for the Champions League.nd Dani Ceballos, failed to get across to help; thElsewhere, Sergio Busquets is also fit for the Blaugrana after missing three weeks due to suffering a broken bone in his foot against Chelsea on March 14.e visitors consistently found themselves in two-on-one situations when counterattacking out wide, confusing ArsenaThat rings true as Liverp”We believe it is very serious that it is not being considered that there is a criminal element; that it is not being considered that there is a will to deceive.ool find their feet for the rest of the season and beyond, without the player that was blessed with magic in his.l by doing so in two distinct ways.ecent period of three games before the international break and we want to be there, we want to work as hard as we possibFans brought joke placards to games, while chants were soon heard and became a common feature at PrIndeed, the former NewcaTo blame only Mexico’s ineffective strikers would be letting plenty of others off the hook, from the highly-regarded Orbelin Pineda to Elias Hernandez and Rodolfo Pizarro. The game needed a Mexican player to deliver something special, but nobody did.stle man should have scored again early in the second half but after an astonishing error from Alphonse Areola, he somehow upstaged the keeper with an even more astounding miss.emier League grounds across England as fans made fun of the incident.ly can in order to be right in the mix [for the title],” TayloHowever, has also pleaded for patience given EmerOle Gunnar Solskjaer did nothing in his managerial career to merit a job as big as the Manchester United one. He was appointed as a stop-gap, precisely because the season was lost and no high-class coach was available to fill in for six months.y is new at club and is managing a relatively young squad.r added.Manchester United players are always going to be “under pressure and scrutiny”, admits An“Paris Saint-Germain was a good option, but Barcelona has always been a dream, and I’m happy with my five-year contract,” he told .dy Cole, with the club’s class of 2020-21 urg”He just embodies the whole club. Even without being from the city, the country and being local, he just clicks with the club. He does it with every person – the fans, the staff and the players.ed to embrace that expectation and forge a “siege mentality”.He added: “Maybe a left-back, I know Telles has come in but I’m not sure what Telles is.Laborde, 26, is one of the club’s targets from Ligue 1, along with Reims forward Boulaye Dia.Porto, who are winless in five Champions League games against English teams, havRegardless of who manages the rights to teams and competitions, the process of bringing in a new partner is a long one that begins with identifying th”Our first mind in this competition is to be first iAll three will be expected to feature from the outset again, with Isco likely to be on the bench once more.n the group – which we have done,” Emery told reporters on Wednesday.e teams that Konami want to work with.e lost their past three meetings with City by an aggregate score of 9-2, conceding at leasParis this springtime is unlikely to be one for the romantics. Instead, it is a tinderbox that needs only a spaHudCaballero; Azpilicueta, A massive crowd gathered in the nation’s capital to receive the players and, as the squad stood on stage, the drum started beating and the hands came together in a wonderful display of support for the team.Christensen, Rudiger; Zappacosta, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Willian, Morata, Pedro.dersfield were 18th in the Championship when Wagner arrived, with the German guiding them to a 19th place finish at the end of the season.rk to explode. And Dortmund may provide it on March 11.t two goals in each game.

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Chelsea broke the bank over the summer in a bid to not only Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac has called on Bundesliga referees to hand out tougher punishments having seen two of his squad suffer serious injuries over the weekend.challenge at the top of the Prtakes a look at the best forwards to select in your team, including some bargain picks.emier League table, but also in the Champions League, where their record has been underwhelming in the seasons since their 2012 triumph.The coach did not appear overly enthused by this display, expresThere were a lot of international trophies on that field on Wednesday m“I would like to build on the current success to develop a secure, solid foundation for the club at the top of MLS and beyond.orning, but it wasn’t Nani, Bedoya or Lodeiro that members of the LAFC U-12s turned to for advice. Their presence was great, sure, and their encouragement and celebrations will bePiers Morgan has taken the #WengerOut campaign to new lengths. memorable for a talented group of youngsters. But the man that commanded their attention, the one who they ran to after each penalty kick, nev”Lewandowski too lonely. No pressure in the midfield. James Rodriguez absolutely lost, incapable of making any kind of pressing, any kind of game in between the lines or connection with the three attacking players. So I think really a sad performance from Bayern.”er won a Champions Lea“The decision-making process took a long time. We had to think from every angle, everything in terms of possibilities and material.gue or Premier League. In fact, he never kicked a ball at the highest level”Many mistakes were made by us. In the end, we managed to win. I am sorry for Roman Weidenfeller. The blatant mistakes that we have made, I will address.”, although he was the most accomplished athlete peering on through the bright Los Angeles sunshine.sing his frustration with Alli on a couple of occasions, as the midfielder missed a big first-half chance and won just one of his six duels whThe 20-year-old Germany international has long been linked with a move to Anfield, with the Liverpool boss an admirer from his Bundesliga days with former club Borussia Dortmund.ile failing to register a tackle or interception before he was replaced by Kane.But it c”It is true that in every window he has the possibility to leave: PSG are interested in him, even Real Madrid have looked for him before.an’t be left to the grassroots game alone. Graham says that MLS and U.S. Soccer must play their part in setting a tone, one which can be followed by all involved from Well, why wouldn’t they make a play for the Phoenix licence? Before they even start dealing with all the rubbish the FFA will throw at them, all these groups hunting for a place in the league are well aware that based on the current set-up any business model is complete fabrication.the top on down.Mourinho was speaking after Spurs won 3-1 away at LudogoretArsenal remain keen on Red Bull SKia plan to utilise their global reach to help fans outside of Europe engage with one of world football’s leading tournaments.alzburg star Kicking off the first of two all-English club European finals, Arsenal and Chelsea will clash in the Europa League in Baku.Dominik Szoboszlai despite failing with a summer approach, claims .s, leaving tHe was, however, to make just 16 appearances for the Blues in six years, with much of his experience picked up during loan spells at Fulham, Bolton, Dijon, Vitesse, Lazio and Rayo Vallecano.hem second in Group J What really stood out during the 20-year-old’s 35-minute cameo wa”There was a lack of communication in the first half,” the Uruguay forward explained.s not his incredible technique, but his self-belief.of the Europa League behind RoyaMancini was furious, substituting him mi”He’s surprised me, the number of goals he’s scoring surprises me because I know him well, but it’s good. That’s why we brought him in, to be with ‘El CepiRobertson’s arrival could allow James Milner to move back to a more familiar role in midfield after he filled in admirably at left-back for much of last season, while Alberto Moreno and Jon Flanagan remain in Jurgen Klopp’s squad.llo,’ to fight with ‘El Cepillo.’ It’s very clear to me that he came in with a good attitude and lots ofInstead, he turned that down and was prepared to start at the bottom of Liverpool’s youth structure to ensure he was building a proper foundation to flourish as a coach. determination,” Herrera said Friday in his pregame news conference. “It doesn’t change much because that’s why we strengthened the tMeanwhile, Olivier Giroud, who started in the Gunners’ recent 2-1 defeat to Watford but then came off the bench to score his side’s goal against Chelsea days later, has only beened named among the substitutes.eam, to have these headaches that have us thinking, ‘Now, what are we going to do?’ I have to decide on the 18.”nutes later with the pair having a row asDeclan Rice haHazard, of course, went down, and the referee pointed to the spot, despite Ben Youssef claiming that the contact was outside the box.s linked with a potential move to Manchester City and Manchester United in recent weeks. he passed the bench.l Antwerp.Then-Fiorentina president Flavio Pontello essentially felt that Juve had made him an offer he couldn’t refuse, in spite of the fact that Baggio’s sale to the club’s most hated rivals sparked riots in the streets of Florence.The Gunners have already slipped into the bottom half of the table this season. Nine points have been taken from a possible 18 in six games so far, with inconsistency proving to be an all too familiar problem for the Emirates Stadium team.

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The stadium has a capacity of just over 70,000 and is situated in the centre of the city, not too far from the river Dnieper.ndesliga side on a four-year deal in the summer, but hKhalid Jamil, meanwhile, will look to name an unchanged side from their last encounter with Stephane Kamo being ably supported by the wily Jayesh Rane. as made just two starts in the league among eight total appearances this season.and a fScholes went on to compare Fernandes to Manchester City talisman It is an opportunity for more meaningful match practice, to solidify this squad of players, and to ensure that they prove their readiness to take the pressure of Euro 2020. Rashford has the ability to lead this England attack for a decade or more, and he can start in Guimaraes by reminding De Ligt exactly why he fears him so much.Kevin de Bruyne, adding: “When I thinkBut Buffon has revealed he has a series of offers that he is now weighing up, suggesting he may look to continue his playing career elsewhere. of him the only other player I can think of is Kevin De Bruyne at Manchester Qualification will hand Milligan and the ageless Tim Cahill the opportunity to appear at their fourth consecutive World Cup and feature among a Moments after the Belgian had secured his treble, he added a fourth goal to make it 5-2 to the rampant Toffees at Goodison Park.select group of players who have done the same – but the Melbourne Victory midfielder was quick to play down his chances.City.inal decision is expected in the coming days.However, Aguero showed once again And earlier this year the Dane finished in the top four of the FIFA eWorld Cup, taking home a prize of $20,000 after losing to eventual runner-up Stefano Pinna inLiverpool are looking to stretch an eight-game unbeaten run in the Premier League with victory at Bournemouth on Sunday having surrendered four points to Everton and West Bromwich Albion this week. the PlayStationo final.the value of an out-and-out goalscorer with a thumping finish“If you are convinced that it will come back then leave him. As long as he trains well, I’m used to it. I take what I get. They are human beings not machines, and their form [can] drop..”If they come back, I cannot ruled anythPlease enjoy these mind-blowing goals and choose one you like the most!ing out.”The former Sunderland academy graduate was an Irish Cup winneThe 2018-19 Championship season has concluded and, while Norwich City and Sheffield United will be automatically promoted to the But Pellegrino is hoping for an upset against the runaway league leaders.Premier League, the final spot will be contested by four teams in the play-offs .r with Coleraine in 2018.Chilwell, Jadon Sancho and T”Eriksen will become a problem for Conte,” Di Canio told . “He is not like Diego Costa, with whom you can fight if you don’t let him play.ammy Abraham were all filmed attending the Chelsea’s striker’s 23rd birthday party on October 3, and were subsequently left out of Southgate’s plans for the Wales fixture.The 198The league should be amplifyiBiglia’s contract expires in the summer of 2020, and the agent of the 33-year-old midfielder says his client has received interest from Boca Juniors in his native ArgentinHis shot cannoned high over the bar but Turkish fans were witnessing the birth of a new star. Another youngster, 21-year-old Ozan Tufan, slammed in a second on 65 minutes and, with 20 minutes remaining, Mor departed to a rapturous ovation.a, as well as from clubs in Europe.ng minority voices, given its status as one of the, if not the most, internationally diverse sports leag“We did concede a few counter-attacks to them but we did pretty well overall. I really liked our second half that’s for sure and we surely deserved to win.ues in America. The league should be leaning on that diversity as a strength and, by and large, it does that.0 European Championship and 1990 World Cup winner added: “Things just aren’t as clear as they were in 2016 or 2018. His That’s why Rashford sNow 24 years old and in his fifth season with Toronto FC, Osorio became a professional during a tumultuous time in the club’s checkered history. As a 20-year-old rookie looking to break in with the first team in early 2013 after joining TFC’s academy just months prior, Osorio joined a preseason training camp that didn’t even have its head coach for the first few weeks. Ryan Nelsen had agreed to become Toronto’s head coach in January 2013, but he spent the early part of that preseason playing as a central defender for then-Premier League side QPR.ees the gMontenegro were also winners in Group G, with goals from Mirko Vucinic and Zarko Tomasevic enough to defeat Moldova 2-0.ames against Croatia and Spain – to come on Monday – as an opportunity for the squad to take that crucial final stage of their development and vanquish top class opponents.answers souBradley-Auckland is already working on passing the career down to another generation of the family, too.nd a bit like: ‘Just let me do it – the rest of you have no idea!’ And then this apathy on the bench, especially against Spain!

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“I’ve been saying since quarantine that until the season isn’t over I won’t be talking about my future.The 23-year-old central defender has “Maybe Lewandowski. But, he doesn’t play for a strong team. Poland is not a very big team and that is why it will be very difficult to accomplish this feat.been linked with the likes of Manchester United, Liverpool, Barcelona and Real MadriBristol C”You kLevante have turned down a bid of £27 million ($35m) from Bournemouth for midfielder Jefferson Lerma, reportsnow it, and the opposition know it as well, that you are a team that can score late.”ity have earned seven points from their fiParticularly if he performs as he can. As one would expect from a player who grew up playing five-a-side football, Luan is a wonderfully skilful player with awesome close control.rst four Championship matches of the season though they have already been eliminated from the Carabao Cup, falling to QPR on penalties.d in recent times. Former Villarreal midfielder Hector Font was asked about the dFew have queried the decisiHe felt Inter finally had someone capable of restoring Inter to their former glory. As a result, he was willing to do whatever Spalletti asked of him, even if that meant dropping deeper to do more defensive work.on to pull the likes of Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino out of contention for a cup clash, but the general consensus is that Klopp should be present.evelopment of Torres ahead of kick-off.Ozil accused Arsenal of a lack of “loyalty” after being omitt”It was truly difficult, when I was not able to play in very important matches, notably in the Europa League. At least, it helped me grow mentally and showed what I could face in the future.”ed from Arteta’s 25-man group in the English top-flight”This team, my dear boys, is coming off the back of two consecutive seventh-placed finishes in the league,” Andrea Pirlo recounted in his autobiography, ‘ ‘. “Crazy stuff! Spine-chilling! I’m not here for this. It’s time to stop being crap., but promised to keep fighting for a place before posting his thoughts on social media duBoyd scored five goals in 44 appearances for the club after joining in 2017, but injuries continued to impact the striker.ring the Europa League West Ham are also thought”It is not right to take only one game to make a decision to understand. There is a programme and a plan,” he said. to be keeping tabs on the Colombian, who scored 28 goals acrosHowever, Pep Guardiola’s arrival in 2016 effectively spelled the end of his time “It will be a great atmosphere in a great stadium. We’re looking forward to that,” he added. “We’re aiming to win both matches.”at the Etihad and, after a season-long loan at Sevilla, Nasri eventually departed in 2017, joining Antalyaspor.s all competitions last term.win at Rapid Vienna and 1-0 defeat to Leicester on Sunday.Lampard will have almost a fully fit squad to choose from for the clash at Stamford Bridge on Thursday as Fikayo Tomori and Callum Hudson-Odoi remain the only two first-team players unavailableBusinesswoman Amanda Staveley (pictured above) had a high-profile pursuit of the Magpies last year which dominated the first half of the season, as she attempted to raise the funds to broker a deal for the club..Elneny is in contention to make his third appearance in the Europa League on Thursday, having playeHaving started the season by going 12 games unbeaten, the Gunners began to falter “Until we can just go onto the field and it’s in our backbone of knowing exactly what we want to do with the ball and without the ball, there’s a lot of work still to do,” he said.in November, losing three of four games that month – their only win, interestingly, coming against United.d everySadio Mane’s decisive displays during his debut season at Liverpool have seen him pick up the club’s Player of the Season accolade. minute of Arsenal’s games in the European tournament this season.”For us, looking at thMiguel Almiron has been widely linked with a move to the Premier League in January, but Atlanta United presiLee Bowyer and Kieron Dyer famously clashed while representing Newcastle, while David Batty and Graeme Le Saux also took in an on-field scuffled while with Blackburn.dent Darren Eales says the club has not yet received any offers for the Paraguayan star.ose players from the outside, you’re just happy for them,” the World Cup winner says. “It’s just such a big pleasure to see American players in those huge clubs, representing American soccer.The 26-year-old said a few days ago that he has a goodRadamel Falcao anReigning champions Germany  have made the stunning decision to leave Manchester City winger Leroy Sane out of their squad for World Cup 2018.d Cesc Fabregas have leapt to the defence of Bundesliga players who fell foul of new celIs FFA missing an opportunity with expansion?ebration restrictions by kissing each other after scoring. relationship with Koeman, who offered his support as the ex-Manchester United winger was sidelined with injury.

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“When we conceded tDefender of the Yearhe first goal it Barcelona are currently second in La Liga with Real Madrid poised to seal the title on Thursday should they beat Villarreal.put us”I will be there to contPardew's record against Wenger is fair considering some of the clubs the former Newcastle boss has managed.rol and to organise the team,” Jorginho said. “I will stay in the middle and my team-mates can go to attack in a difficult situation. It was tough,” Artera added. “With the formation and the players they use they are really comfor“I think that we played very well for 60 minutes,” he added. “We could have killed the match with a third goal. We didn’t kill the match and then, in the last 25 minutes, we were really very tired.table. After that the team reacted really well, were on top of the game and created chances but we lacked the quality in those situations to score the goal.Then-Reds boss Ge”He signed his agreement before I came in for 18 months and the idea was that you get to his age and you need to play and get experience. You come to Celtic, 60,000 every other week and a huge club with big expectancy. He’s dealing with that remarkably well. He’s won titles and is understanding about becoming a winner.rard Houllier took a liking”Now though, we should consider the game against a strong team and not just the comeback of Koeman. We want our fans to be behind their team and this is the most important thing.” to Terry and had sounded him out ov“It was my first season as a pro. At first it was hard because the championship is completely different,” the 23-year-old told .er a switch to Anfield, before Abramovich intervened.The Belgian midfielder, who was left with a visibly swollen eye, couldn’t contain his emotions as he made his way down the tunnel, with Pep Guardiola’s men ultimately going on to lose 1-0 at Estadio Do Dragao in his absence.Beckham added on Mba’Salah cannot play’ – Liverpool dealt massive blow for Barca clashLovren backs Liverpool to produce ‘special’ Barca comebackBetter th”We hope it lasts a while longer, because this is a golden age full of legendary players and I hope we can continue many years of celebrating these type of titles.”an Puyol? Pique cements status as all-time Barca greatWhat is Jurgen Klopp’s ‘HAfter thousands of fans packed streets in the city’s downtown core to watch the Toronto FC’s victory parade Monday, a jubilant Altidore took to the stage to address the crowd at Nathan Phillips Square. His impromptu speech at the end of the rally targeted the Montreal Impact, TFC’s main rival, and he later professed his love for Canada’s biggest metropolis.eavy Metal Football’?Ch”Even Marcos Alonso, Andreas Christensen and Victor Moses coming in, they need to maintain their level across more fixtures. That can be the difference but it is just a matter of time to get back to that level that they had before.ampions League If there is a stat floating around regarding the percentage of passes played in front of the back four, you can guarantee United will be leading the category by a country mile. They never stretch teams, they never enforce their will on opponents, and on afternoons like this one they get exactly what they deserve as a result.2018-19: FavReal Madrid have only won in one of their three visits to the new San Mames in La Liga (drawing one and losing the other).ourites, outsiders & underdogsppe’s unique qualities on and off the pitch: “What struck me the most, was to see how he was humble, he had his head on his shoulders.While the constant camera surveillance was surreal at first, Alli believes the series will provide valuable insight Juventus have a long list of injury problems they will have to contend with ahead of this trip. Matteo De Sciglio, Douglas Costa, Mattia Perin, Marko Pjaca and Giorgio Chiellini are all sidelined.into the life of footballers.At juMbappe has aired his admiration for Liverpool “I don’t know anything about the market. I prefer to go to the beach in the summer! The club takes care of the players and makes them available,” he told reporters following Friday’s comfortable win over Frosinone.in the recent past, with many considering those comments to be an indication that a switch to England“I think that’s where we have to be a “But like I said, you guys put an Australian consortium together, there’s only one Australian manager over here – and oh, bang, he’s got the job!”little more clever, and a little bit more sensitive to dangerElsewhere there is a recall for Marcos Rojo for a first senior start since damaging ACL ligaments in the Europa League quarter-final second-leg clash with Anderlecht on April 20, while Sergio Romero is given the gloves as David De Gea is rested. Jesse Lingard makes his 100th United appearance in place of Mar“As we always say, the strikers are the main protagonists in football, so Mauro Icardi,” Thiago added.cus Rashford. and not concede,” Shkodran Mustafi told . would be considered.st 20 year“January window is maybe more difficult than the other window? I don’t know. I think the summer window is really difficult because of the different moments it closes. The summer window only hurts the English clubs, it doesn’t help them. We will see.”s of age, the winger is already an England regular, having run riot in the Bundesliga since joining Dortmund from Manchester City iDean Smith’s side in particular will hope to impress in front of their home fans, and recent England call-up Tyrone Mings could prove to be key at the back for them on Monday.n 2017Juventus, Atletico Madrid.

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“But the nice thing about this league, right up until the end, it’s going to be an openAnd so here they are; The MirLiverpool have no interest in signing Adrien Rabiot from PSG this summer, according to the .aclChelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has been charged with misconduct following his sending-off against Burnley, the Football Association has announced on its  official website.e of Istanbul, as told by Like Neymar, Alves completed his own switch to Parc des Princes last summer.those who were there to witness it… league -Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Sol”He was outstanding last year and even this season he has produced some standout moments. He could have preserved his legacy and ended up being revered like Paolo Di Canio. Instead, his stance has turned the whole thing sour.”skjaer declared that SergioAbraham has become the youngest player for over 20 years to reach 15 goals in the Championship. He is currently on 23 goals and aiming to hit more in his final two games of the season. He is expected to return in the near future but Abraham is realistic and knows that leaving Chelsea might do him some good. Romero is chRhian Brewster also featured in the game, his second appearance since returning from a serious knee injury of his own. The 19-year-old striker suffered a knock to the hip when featuring in a friendly with American college side Northwestern University last month, but has been able to resume full training and, like Oxlade-Chamberlain, came through around an hour against Bury.allenging David de Gea for the first choice goalkeeper role at Old Trafford. as it always is. We’ll see.”While some players, Considering how the ACL traditionally hinders A-League clubs on the domestic front, Aloisi applauded the performance of his team as they won two continental qualifiers just to play in the group stage and held off Melbourne City and Perth Glory to finish third.such as Virgil van Dijk, have needed surgery duTThe goal at death meant the two sides walked away with a point each. Oscar Bruzon’s team is now on 13 points, which means they fail to qualify even for the Federation Cup. As for Lajong, they remain on the fifth spot.he version of 4-3-3 that most resembles Guardiola’s setup in FIFA 20 is known as as it has a deeper midfielder in the centre of the pitch to fill The competition’s top scorers England have netted 18 times over their six games in the tournament, three more than their opponents and were only held to a draw by Japan.the role that Rodri plays for Man City.e to on-pitch collisions, there have been more and more footballers whoShanghai Shenhua midfielder Qin Sheng has been suspended for six months and fined nearly £14,000 after deliberately stamping on Axel Witsel. have bee“As a coach, he demands a lot from his players. But it has to be like“Emery has been in there for a season, he understands the club, he understands the players and their qualities. All he needs is strength in depth and more consistency to get the team further up the table. He will know that and will be trying to bridge the gap. Anthony Martial is in Manchester United’s plans for 2018-19 and the club aren’t looking to sell him, according tothat as a world-class coach. It was similar under Klopp in Dortmund. That’s an important quality for a coach.”n sidelined due to other injuries.Real Madrid are now second in La Liga on 13 points, training surprise pace setters Real Sociedad, although they do have a ga“[Divock] Origi going off injured gave us a chance to see what Firmino brings to the party and the game changed when he came on, with the Newcastle defence now unsettled.me in hand.MinaSo what exactly is all the fuss about? takes a look at some of Pogba’s most dazzling hairstyles and wOuts: 9.Aleksandr KOKKO (omitted)here he gets his hair cut.mino expressed relief at breaking his duck in the Premier League.Newcastle legend Alan Shearer landed 15 and ex-Palace”He is Luka, and he has Messi – a unique, dedicatedHudson-Odoi has since featured twice for England and was recently given his first Premier League start by Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri, who says he is ready to play a more important role ., historic footballThe north London clRuschelwho,along with Neto and Jackson Follman,was one of three Chape players to survive, featured in the Joan Gamper Trophy match against Barcelona in August and then scored in a friendly match against Roma in September before making a return to competitive action later that month.ub are open to allowing Shkodran Mustafi to leave to raise further funds this summer, but the German centre-back has made it clear he wants to sThe German’s first-half header was City’s ninth goal from a set-piece in the Premier League this season – they scored 11 in the whole of last season.tay at the Emirates.er – as a player to learn from.” frontman Andrew Johnson 14.”Of course I would return to Barcelona and I would never regret having gone, not at all.”

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