Modric deserves another Ballon d’Or – Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez spoke to Movistar after his side won the Spanish Supercopa by beating Athletic Club 2-0 on Sunday. Luka Modric "Winning this trophy means a lot," Perez said. "We're at the start of a new era with a coach that knows us well, a defence we have change and results have … Continue reading Modric deserves another Ballon d’Or – Florentino Perez

Should Tottenham keep Kane and Conte?

Tottenham haven't won the English title since 1961 and aside from running Leicester City close in 2015-16, they've rarely shown any sign of winning it again in the 61 years since their last success. MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 28: Dele Alli of Tottenham Hotspur shoots as Chris Smalling of Manchester United attempts to tackle during the … Continue reading Should Tottenham keep Kane and Conte?

What Arsenal can do to win the Premier League again

Having failed to qualify for Europe last season, Arsenal reached their lowest ebb for a quarter of a century, and it's been a tough road back for coach Mikel Arteta. However, after a nightmare start to the season with three successive defeats, Arsenal have slowly found form and consistency and there are signs that Arteta … Continue reading What Arsenal can do to win the Premier League again

Can Liverpool win the 2021/22 EPL season?

Liverpool Biggest need: Replacing, or supporting, MOHAMED Salah and SADIO Mane Sadio Mane In terms of their best starting XIs, there's little to choose between Liverpool and Manchester City. For the past four seasons, the two teams have raised the bar with their consistency. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool continue to be the side most likely to … Continue reading Can Liverpool win the 2021/22 EPL season?

What’s wrong with Marcus Rashford?

It's not often that Manchester United fans voice their dissatisfaction with one of their own, but during Monday's FA Cup third-round tie with Aston Villa, they did. LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: James Milner of Liverpool is challenged by Marcus Rashford of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on October … Continue reading What’s wrong with Marcus Rashford?

Wilfried Zaha makes first AFCON appearance as Ivory Coast beat Equatorial Guinea 1-0

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha made his first Africa Cup of Nations 2021 appearance on Wednesday night as the Ivory Coast overcame Equatorial Guinea 1-0 to open their campaign. Wilfried Zaha The attacker's Palace teammates Jordan Ayew and Cheikhou Kouyaté made their first appearance at this year's tournament earlier in the week. The trio's sides, Ghana, … Continue reading Wilfried Zaha makes first AFCON appearance as Ivory Coast beat Equatorial Guinea 1-0

AFCON 2022: Nigeria coach Eguavoen reveals how teams can stop Mohamed Salah from scoring goals

Nigeria interim coach Augustine Eguavoen has revealed his basketball-inspired plan that helped to stop Mohamed Salah scoring at the Africa Cup of Nations. Mohamed Salah Egypt fell to a 1-0 defeat yesterday afternoon against the Super Eagles, with Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho scoring the game's only goal. Much of the talk heading into this … Continue reading AFCON 2022: Nigeria coach Eguavoen reveals how teams can stop Mohamed Salah from scoring goals

American football fans react to Antonio Brown’s fitness level

Near the very end of a 90-minute episode of the Full Send Podcast, free-agent receiver Antonio Brown addresses whether he’ll play again this season. Antonio Brown He never says “absolutely no.” He never says “absolutely yes.” “I really can’t play at a hundred percent,” Brown says. “Right now I can’t really run at my max speed. I can’t do … Continue reading American football fans react to Antonio Brown’s fitness level

Pogba in Dubai for rehabilitation

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will continue his recovery from a thigh injury in Dubai, having travelled to the Gulf state for warm weather training. Pogba suffered his thigh problem while on international duty with France earlier this month, experiencing discomfort in a training session and withdrawing from the squad. He is not expected to … Continue reading Pogba in Dubai for rehabilitation

Alisson Becker: Liverpool are hungry for more trophies

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has said he and his teammates should be aiming to win all four major trophies available to them this season. AS Roma's Alisson Becker during the UEFA Champions League group C match Atletico Madrid v AS Roma at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on November 22, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. Photo by Acero/AlterPhotos/ABACAPRESS.COM … Continue reading Alisson Becker: Liverpool are hungry for more trophies