Category: Football

Tosun targets top-six finish with Everton

The Turkey international has been playing second fiddle to Richarlison in recent times, but is still enjoying life on Merseyside Everton striker Cenk Tosun believes claiming a place in the Premier League’s top six is a realistic aim for this season. Marco Silva’s men occupy sixth place at present, aided...

Apologetic Pickford: Merseyside derby clanger won't affect me

The goalkeeper is adamant his late-game derby howler will have no impact on his future Everton performances An apologetic Jordan Pickford said his costly error in the dying seconds of the Merseyside derby will not affect his future performances after the Everton goalkeeper gifted Liverpool a 1-0 victory. Everton...

Best fantasy football strikers in the Premier League 2018-19 season

Goal takes a look at some of the best goal-getters, as well as some cheaper options, for fantasy football this season The 2018-19 Premier League season is headed towards the mid-way point and  fantasy football  leagues around the world are taking shape. Getting the right balance across the pitch...

Dreamy Dembele is a Barcelona menace alongside Messi and Pique

The French attacker has been linked with a Camp Nou exit in 2019, but his performance against Villarreal demonstrated again what he can offer Ousmane Dembele cuts an unpredictable and, at times, detached figure but what is clear is that if Barcelona discover how to get the best out...

River express 'total disapproval' of Bernabeu Libertadores final

Both Superclasico teams have appealed the decision to move the showpiece fixture across the Atlantic Ocean to Spain River Plate have joined arch-rivals Boca Juniors in rejecting the plan to move the second leg of the Copa Libertadores final to Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu.  The Millonario were slated to host...

Fabinho has 'no reason to leave' Liverpool as PSG links emerge

The Brazil international has struggled to make his mark at Anfield following a summer switch but insists he is not looking for a way out in January Fabinho sees “no reason to leave” Liverpool just a few months after signing, with “patience” required as he settles in new surroundings....

Petit blasts PSG's treatment of Emery: They didn't show him respect

The former Arsenal star says the Gunners manager’s time in France was “frustrating” due to his treatment by both players and executives Emmanuel Petit has criticised Paris Saint-Germain for their treatment of Unai Emery, insisting that the French side did not show respect to the Arsenal boss when he was in...

Sarri right to criticise Kante and Chelsea players – Willian

The World Cup-winning midfielder was singled out by the Blues boss following defeat to Tottenham as questions regarding his role continue Maurizio Sarri was right to question his Chelsea players, including N’Golo Kante, after the defeat to Tottenham last week, according to Willian. Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the Premier...