Salah, Mane & Aubameyang named as finalists for CAF Player of the Year

The Liverpool duo will go up against the Gabonese star, as the Egypt international looks to retain his crown from the previous season Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have been confirmed as the Player of the Year finalists at the 2018 CAF Awards. The prestigious honour, set...

Who is Kai Havertz? The ‘new Toni Kroos’ linked to Barca, Madrid & Bayern

The 19-year-old has been compared to some of Germany’s biggest stars, attracting the attention of Europe’s superpowers in the process Last weekend, a German midfielder drew rave reviews for a sensational performance that included an excellent ‘pre-assist’ pass which set his side on their way to a 3-1 win and...

Gabriel Jesus 'scarred' by goalless World Cup woes with Brazil

The Manchester City striker admits his struggles for domestic form this season can be traced back to a difficult showing for his country in Russia Gabriel Jesus has looked a little out of sorts this season, and the Manchester City striker admits he was left “scarred” by the struggles...

Solskjaer 'sure' he would accept Man Utd job on permanent basis

The Norwegian is in charge at Old Trafford on a temporary basis but has told chief executive Ed Woodward he would accept the manager’s job permanently Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he is “sure” he would agree to take the Manchester United manager’s job on a permanent basis if the...

Leeds United v Hull City: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

Marcelo Bielsa’s side have responded emphatically to their loss against West Brom, winning seven Championship games in a row since that defeat Leeds United will be hoping for an eighth straight victory in the Championship after winning 3-2 against Blackburn Rovers at Elland Road last time out. Kemar Roofe...

'Very happy' Isco not considering Real Madrid exit in January

Isco has been struggling for form and game time at Real Madrid under Santiago Solari, but the midfielder says he has no plans to leave. Out-of-favour Real Madrid star Isco insists he is not contemplating leaving the club in January despite failing to win over new coach Santiago Solari.  Isco...

Pogba the best midfielder in Europe despite horrendous 18 months – Neville

The former Red Devils defender is pleased to see the World Cup-winning midfielder rediscovering his form after a testing period under Jose Mourinho Paul Pogba remains “the best midfielder in Europe on his day” despite enduring a “horrendous last 18 months” at Manchester United, says Phil Neville. The 25-year-old...

Klopp: Man City still best in the world despite December woes

Liverpool may be seven points clear at the top of the league, but the reigning champions remain the best side in the world in Klopp’s mind Jurgen Klopp maintains Manchester City are “the best team in the world” despite his Liverpool side holding a seven-point lead over the defending...

Neville: My one problem with Pogba was his disrespectful Mourinho post

The midfielder created a firestorm with a social media posting just hours after the Man Utd boss was sacked Gary Neville has reiterated that his “one problem” with Paul Pogba was his controversial social media post in the aftermath of Jose Mourinho’s sacking.  The French midfielder deleted a post that asked...