'It's a scandal Neymar hasn't won the Ballon d'Or!' – Buffon

The veteran goalkeeper feels his Paris Saint-Germain team-mate has yet to get the global recognition his talent deserves Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon believes it’s a “scandal” that Neymar has yet to win the Ballon d’Or and feels the Brazil international forward and team-mate Kylian Mbappe can dominate the game...

Mkhitaryan ruled out for six weeks with broken foot

The Armenia international is out for six weeks with the injury, which was sustained during the Gunners’ League Cup defeat to Tottenham Arsenal have confirmed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan has a metatarsal fracture and is expected to return to training in six weeks. The Armenia international has featured sporadically for...

Fantasy Football: Liverpool trio lead Goal's Premier League Team of the Week

Our Fantasy writer looks back on the latest round of Premier League action and highlights the best performers including an emphatic Anfield victory Matchweek 20 was the last round of Premier League football to be played in 2018 and it certainly did not disappoint.  Wolves, the two Manchester clubs,...

Top at Christmas to champions? Klopp not interested in 'bulls***' stories

The German boss is aware that the Reds have let the top spot slip from their grasp twice in the last ten years, but he cares only for the present Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is not interested in “bulls***” stories about the destinies of teams that spent Christmas Day...

Klopp: Liverpool immune to Premier League title hype

The Reds could surge 10 points clear of Manchester City on Thursday but their manager is looking to keep a lid on the excitement building at Anfield A level-headed Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool are not allowing themselves to be swept up in the hype surrounding their Premier League title tilt....

'Sometimes my passion takes over' – Hojbjerg apologises for Man City red card

The midfielder apologised for getting sent off on Sunday, with his manager calling his actions “silly” Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg apologised to Southampton supporters following his red card in Sunday’s 3-1 defeat to Manchester City.  Hojbjerg had earlier scored Southampton’s equaliser after David Silva put City ahead in the Premier League fixture – the Denmark international beating Ederson with an...

Kompany: Title race not over no matter the result against Liverpool

The centre-back does not believes that a loss to the Reds will end all hope of a title tilt, but does understand that a win will make the job easier Vincent Kompany does not believe that Manchester City will be out of the running for a Premier League title...

'Mourinho is not a shadow' – Inter reiterate stance on Jose return

Piero Ausillo says Luciano Spalletti has the backing of the San Siro club despite their former coach becoming available Inter Milan have no interest in replacing Luciano Spalletti with Jose Mourinho and remain committed to the Italian boss. Nerazzurri are third in Serie A, 14 points adrift of leaders...