Not so special anymore: Antiquated Mourinho finished at the highest level

The Portuguese’s sacking as Manchester United boss comes as no surprise and no elite club will be interested in a coach who has failed to evolve Just over a decade ago, Jose Mourinho took a Chelsea side to Anfield for a Champions League semi-final clash with Rafa Benitez’s Liverpool. ...

Mooy missing for Australia as injury ends Asian Cup hopes

With the Huddersfield playmaker ruled out, James Jeggo has been handed a place in Socceroos squad for the tournament in the United Arab Emirates Australia have accepted Aaron Mooy will play no part at the Asian Cup, meaning a call up for James Jeggo. Mooy suffered a torn ligament in...

Bayern Munich confirm Gnabry to miss final fixture of 2018 with thigh injury

After the winger was substituted during the first half of Wednesday’s win over RB Leipzig, the Bundesliga champions have confirmed his diagnosis Bayern Munich have confirmed Serge Gnabry tore his thigh muscle during their Bundesliga win against RB Leipzig. Gnabry was replaced by Franck Ribery during the first half of...

Chelsea target Wilson 'good enough for the best teams in the world' – Luiz

The Blues defender talked up his rival ahead of his side’s Carabao Cup match against Eddie Howe, as the club are linked with signing the striker David Luiz has intimated that Chelsea’s transfer target Callum Wilson is good enough to play for the Blues, as they prepare to welcome...

Mina unconcerned by 'racist' Everton song, says Silva

The Everton boss says a controversial song about the Colombian international centre-back has not affected him Yerry Mina will not be affected by a controversial song created by Everton supporters, says Marco Silva. Everton are working with anti-discrimination organisation Kick It Out to investigate a social media video. In the...

Pele opens new football school to support Brazilian children

The only man in history to win the World Cup on three occasions as a player, the game has given Pele so much, and the 78-year-old is still giving back Last week, Pele stepped back into the spotlight as he opened his new football centre in Rio de Janeiro....

Dortmund 'would have signed Ronaldo' if they could have afforded it, says Watzke

The Bundesliga outfit CEO says that the long-term financial commitments of such a transfer would have made the move unfeasible for the club Borussia Dortmund would have tried to sign Cristiano Ronaldo if they had possessed “the financial strength” to land both the Portuguese superstar’s transfer fee and salary...

If Man Utd want Pochettino, he has to go – Carragher

The former Reds defender has insisted that the Spurs boss needs to accept the top job at Old Trafford if it comes his way Mauricio Pochettino must take the Manchester United job if it is offered to him, according to Jamie Carragher. Since the sacking of Jose Mourinho and subsequent...