Tuesday December 12 2017

Football

  • December 12, 2017

    Ramsey hamstring injury ´not a big one´- Arsene Wenger

    Aaron Ramsey will miss Arsenal’s midweek trip to West Ham due to a hamstring injury, although Arsene Wenger insists the Wales international’s problem is not serious. Ramsey has put recent fitness woes behind him to feature in all but one of Arsenal’s Premier League games this season, scoring three times...

  • December 12, 2017

    Man United more boring under Mourinho, claims Van Gaal

    Manchester United are playing “far more boring football” under Jose Mourinho, according to former manager Louis van Gaal, who insisted his tactical approach at Old Trafford was always attacking. United are 11 points behind runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City following their 2-1 derby defeat on Sunday. Mourinho was again...

  • December 12, 2017

    Van Gaal rejected Leverkusen to hold out for a ´big club´

    Louis van Gaal claims he rejected a chance to take over as Bayern Leverkusen boss and would only return to top-flight coaching in charge of a “big club” – a list that does not include Borussia Dortmund. Former Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Netherlands head coach Van Gaal has not...

  • December 11, 2017

    Chelsea can bounce back from West Ham loss, says Conte

    Antonio Conte is confident his Chelsea players have the character to bounce back from their miserable defeat to West Ham when they face Huddersfield Town on Tuesday. The reigning Premier League champions were beaten by Marko Arnautovic’s early goal at London Stadium last weekend and sit 14 points adrift of runaway...

  • December 11, 2017

    Ronaldo´s ego is his biggest motivator – Valdano

    Real Madrid legend Jorge Valdano believes Cristiano Ronaldo’s unrivalled ego is the main motivation behind his incredible list of achievements. Ronaldo declared himself the “best player in history” after winning a fifth Ballon d’Or last week, equalling Lionel Messi’s record mark. His comments sparked fresh discussion from current and former players...

  • December 11, 2017

    Huddersfield confident of Chelsea scalp – Ince

    Huddersfield Town may face the daunting task of welcoming Chelsea to the John Smiths Stadium on Tuesday, but Tom Ince is confident the Terriers can upset Antonio Conte’s men. After four successive defeats in the Premier League, Huddersfield finally got back to winning ways on Saturday with a crucial 2-0...

  • December 11, 2017

    Mata: No time to mourn derby defeat

    Manchester United have to quickly move on from their derby defeat to City if they are to keep their slim Premier League title hopes alive, says Juan Mata. United suffered their first Premier League defeat at home since City’s last visit in September 2016, Jose Mourinho’s side beaten 2-1 on...

  • December 11, 2017

    There is no-one like Messi – Alcacer

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi is unique and there are no comparisons to the forward, according to team-mate Paco Alcacer. Messi drew level with Gerd Muller for the most goals for one club in the top five European leagues with his 525th for Barcelona on Sunday. The Argentina star struck after...

  • December 11, 2017

    De Bruyne: Man City have to enjoy derby victory

    Kevin De Bruyne revelled in Manchester City’s “big win” over rivals Manchester United, though he insisted the runaway Premier League leaders cannot afford to be complacent. Pep Guardiola’s City claimed derby honours and an 11-point lead atop the table with a 2-1 victory at Old Trafford on Sunday. City benefited...

  • November 29, 2017

    Lukaku needs new boot deal to start scoring again, jokes Mourinho

    Jose Mourinho said Romelu Lukaku needs a new boot deal in order to get back among the goals as the Manchester United manager jokingly blamed the striker’s struggles on his footwear. Belgian star Lukaku, 24, fired another blank in United’s entertaining 4-2 win over Watford in the Premier League on...

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