Guardiola: Man City players will be kept 'in the fridge' to deal with busy December schedule

The coach has come up with a unique way to treat his squad as they look to deal with the demands of playing twice in less than 48 hours in December Pep Guardiola has a plan to make sure his Manchester City players cope with playing twice in less than 48 hours in December: “Go home, open …

Former €100m Man Utd target Belotti finally back to his goalscoring best

The Italy and Torino forward struggled for form and fitness after a sensational 2016-17 season but he is firing again for club and country In 2017, Andrea Belotti showed up on the radar of several big clubs thanks to a stunning season in front of goal for Torino.  Having struck 26 times in just 35 …

Simeone praises Costa & Morata despite slow start for Atletico

The duo have scored only once each in a side struggling for goals but their coach is convinced they will come good and is impressed with their effort Diego Simeone praised the enthusiasm of Atletico Madrid strikers Diego Costa and Alvaro Morata despite their struggles in front of goal this season. Atleti have just one win …

Aston Villa's Wesley motivated by rejection and becoming a father at 14

The Brazilian was turned down by Atletico and two French teams, and had a turbulent life off the field, but the support of his mother got him through Aston Villa striker Wesley says that playing in the Premier League is even sweeter having overcome so many obstacles to get a chance in England’s elite. The …

Solskjaer planning for next two transfer windows despite questions of Man Utd future

The Red Devils boss maintains that he has been given no indication from his board at Old Trafford that his position is under threat Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is planning for the next two transfer windows at Manchester United, with the Red Devils boss claiming to have no fears regarding his future. It has been suggested …

Man Utd warned Liverpool will ‘destroy them’ if they try to go toe-to-toe with Klopp’s title chasers

Former Reds star John Barnes believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may need to take inspiration from predecessor Jose Mourinho when drawing up a game plan Manchester United have been warned by Liverpool legend John Barnes that the Reds will “destroy them” if they try to go “toe-to-toe” with Jurgen Klopp’s side. The Premier League leaders are …

'Lets f*cking destroy them!' – Berbatov reveals how Neville used to prepare for Man Utd vs Liverpool showdowns

The Bulgarian claims the former Red Devils defender was always “pumped up” for Premier League fixtures against an old enemy Gary Neville was “always up for” a battle when Manchester United came up against Liverpool and did his best to motivate the rest of the squad, according to Dimitar Berbatov. English football’s two most successful …

Pochettino reveals Tottenham players' dinner invite as exit rumours denied

The Argentine affirmed that he still has the support of his charges in north London despite a run of disappointing form Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino pointed to a dinner invitation extended by the Spurs squad to show that he retains their backing.  After the ecstasy of reaching the Champions League final during the 2019-20 final, …

Chelsea star Hudson-Odoi targeting more goals after return to fitness

The 18-year-old scored twice for England Under-21s against Austria on Tuesday and is hopeful his form in front of goal will continue for his club Chelsea forward Callum Hudson-Odoi is hopeful of adding more goals to his game following his belated start to the new season. The 18-year-old scored twice for England Under-21s in their …

Man Utd stars Pogba and De Gea ruled out of Liverpool clash, Solskjaer confirms

The Red Devils pair will not be fit in time for Sunday’s Premier League clash in a huge blow for the Old Trafford outfit Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that Paul Pogba and David de Gea will miss Manchester United’s match against Liverpool on Sunday through injury. De Gea limped off during Spain’s Euro 2020 qualifier against …