Emery's tinkering fails as Arsenal hand Brighton late Christmas present

The Spaniard took the Gunners’ main creative outlet off at half-time as his side paid the price for sloppy defending on Boxing Day Unai Emery has been lauded for his ‘in-game genius’ at times this season but his substitutions in the 1-1 draw at Brighton showed a manager who...

'I hope this helps to end racism' – Maradona shows support for Koulibaly

After the Napoli defender was subjected to racist abuse at Inter, the Argentina legend has joined Cristiano Ronaldo in offing his support Diego Maradona has shown support for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly on social media while revealing he was also subjected to racist chants during his time in Italy....

'I didn't see a smile in any faces' – Klopp insists Liverpool lead is 'nothing'

Despite having a nine-point lead at the top, the Reds will not lose focus according to their buoyant manager Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool’s nine-point lead at the Premier League summit is “not important” despite the Merseysiders establishing themselves as title favourites heading into 2019. The Reds ended a promising...

'There's still a question mark' – Pochettino plays down Tottenham's title hopes

The Argentine boss believes that Man City and Liverpool are still the frontrunners in the Premier League, despite his side occupying second spot Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has played down suggestions that his team could win the Premier League this season, despite overseeing five successive wins. Spurs have emerged...

Modric outlines wish to end playing career with Real Madrid

The Croatian has suggested that it is his ‘big wish’ to stay in Spain, where he has starred since moving from Tottenham in 2012 Luka Modric has claimed that is his intention to end his playing career with Real Madrid. The Croatian has brought to an end a remarkable...

'It is not easy' – Sarri says Hudson-Odoi is getting fair playing time at Chelsea

The 18-year-old has been linked with a move to Bayern Munich, among others, as he apparently seeks a starting berth Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has suggested that Callum Hudson-Odoi has been getting fair playing time as rumours continue to swirl around the teenager’s future. The 18-year-old starlet enjoyed a...

Bayern bosses talk up Alphonso Davies talent: I've heard he'll be a bomb!

The teenage winger is now officially a Bayern player and has been tipped to shine with the Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness and sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic say Alphonso Davies has the potential to be a huge success at the Allianz Arena. The 18-year-old became the most...