Month: February 2021

Gerrard will manage Liverpool – but he is not ready yet, says Rush

Steven Gerrard is doing an “incredible” job at Rangers, but he is not ready to step up to replace Jurgen Klopp, according to Liverpool legend Ian Rush. Gerrard took his first managerial job in June 2018 as he took over at Scottish giants Rangers. He has enjoyed a really...

Pundit claims Mikel Arteta ‘doesn’t believe’ in Arsenal star

Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole claims Mikel Arteta doesn’t believe in Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette after their 4-2 win over Leeds United on Sunday. The Frenchman was on the bench against the Yorkshire outfit as Arteta played Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang through the middle, with great reward. Aubameyang scored a...

VAR ‘making mockery’ of rules, says Baggies boss Allardyce

West Brom manager Sam Allardyce says VAR decisions are ‘making a mockery’ of the rules, following his team’s 1-1 draw with Man Utd. The Baggies gained an important point in their relegation fight against Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men. Mbaye Diagne put them ahead in just the second minute after...

Man Utd joined by AC Milan in race to sign defender Medina

Man Utd have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of defensive target Facundo Medina, according to reports. The Red Devils were first linked with the promising 21-year-old last month. He currently plays for Ligue 1 side Lens and has made 18 appearances this season. F365 Says: The Bruno...

Jenas identifies ‘weak component’ in Liverpool team

Jermaine Jenas has named Thiago Alcantara as Liverpool’s ‘weak link’ after the defending champions lost 3-1 to Leicester on Saturday. The Reds have now lost three Premier League games in a row for the first time since 2014 and Jurgen Klopp has already ceded the title with 14 games...

Brighton 0-0 Aston Villa: Martinez keeps out Seagulls

Aston Villa climbed above Tottenham in the Premier League table after being held to a 0-0 draw at Brighton. Emiliano Martinez made a number of crucial saves for the visitors, including an outstretched palm to deny Dan Burn’s header, to ensure Villa left with a clean sheet and a...

Crystal Palace 0-3 Burnley: Eagles brushed aside at home

Burnley returned to winning ways in style after a quick start proved key to a 3-0 win away at Crystal Palace. Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Jay Rodriguez netted inside ten minutes at Selhurst Park and Matt Lowton added a brilliant third after the break to end a four-match run...

Leicester 3-1 Liverpool: Reds collapse at the King Power

Alisson suffered another nightmare as Liverpool’s title defence was left hanging by a thread after a late collapse at Leicester. The goalkeeper gifted Jamie Vardy a game-changing goal as the Foxes scored three times inside a dramatic final 14 minutes to clinch a 3-1 win. Alisson, fresh from two...

Tuchel: Chelsea ‘will figure out’ Havertz problem

Thomas Tuchel has called for patience to help Kai Havertz realise his rich potential at Chelsea. The £71million recruit has had to battle Covid-19 and a number of minor injuries since his summer Bayer Leverkusen switch, and is yet to display his full attacking capabilities in English football. Havertz...

Costa closing on move to Brazil despite Prem links

Diego Costa is closing in on a move to Brazillian outfit Palmeiras, despite being linked to Wolves in January, according to reports. Costa returned to Atletico Madrid in 2010 after a short spell with Spanish rivals Valladolid. He enjoyed a brilliant couple of years for them between 2012 and...