Fabregas: Chelsea being unfairly scapegoated over racism allegations

Although he is eager to “get rid” of fans found guilty of racist abuse, the Spanish midfielder thinks the Blues are being targeted unjustly Cesc Fabregas thinks Chelsea have been unfairly scapegoated for a wider problem of racism in football. A small number of fans allegedly sung anti-Semitic songs during the Blues’ 2-2 Europa LeagueRead moreRead more

Pogba deletes cryptic tweet after Mourinho sacking as Neville tells him to get out of Man Utd

The French midfielder removed a post that was construed as a potential final dig at the Portuguese, with the club’s former right-back unimpressed Paul Pogba has deleted an ill-timed social media post that was shared with his followers less than an hour after Jose Mourinho’s sacking as Manchester United manager. The France international removed theRead moreRead more

Barcelona could 'steal' Kane, says Pochettino

Cristiano Ronaldo was tempted away from the Premier League to LaLiga, with the Spurs manager fearing the same for his striker Mauricio Pochettino says Barcelona or another club could “steal” Harry Kane from Tottenham. Kane has been linked with Barca, who are reportedly seeking a long-term successor for Luis Suarez, despite signing a six-year contractRead moreRead more

'I’m really at home here' – Sane open to new Man City deal

The Germany international winger has been in talks over a fresh contract for some time and remains optimistic about reaching an agreement Leroy Sane says he feels “really at home” at Manchester City and remains optimistic about signing a new deal at the Etihad Stadium. Sane has two-and-a-half years left on his current contract signedRead moreRead more

Boca boss Schelotto: The only thing I feel is sadness

The losing manager could not hide his disappointment after Sunday’s Copa Libertadores final against River Plate Boca Juniors head coach Guillermo Barros Schelotto expressed his sadness after his side suffered a 5-3 aggregate defeat to bitter rivals River Plate in the Copa Libertadores final. Sunday’s controversial rearranged second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu in MadridRead moreRead more

Coman contemplates retirement if injury nightmare continues

The winger has endured a difficult year due to ankle problems and another recurrence could see him call it quits Bayern Munich and France winger Kingsley Coman could bring a premature end to his football career if his ankle injuries persist. Still just 22, Coman is regarded as one of the most promising young playersRead moreRead more

Marcelo: Real Madrid miss 'best in the world' Ronaldo

The fullback said that his side still have world-class players at every position, even without the Portuguese superstar Real Madrid full-back Marcelo admitted the La Liga giants miss Cristiano Ronaldo, but said that should be expected. After nine prolific seasons with Madrid, Ronaldo left the club in July, joining Serie A champions Juventus. Madrid quicklyRead moreRead more

Juventus achieved objective, despite everything going wrong – Allegri

The Italian champions finished top of their Champions League group despite slipping to a shock defeat to Young Boys Massimiliano Allegri felt everything seemed to go against Juventus as they lost 2-1 to Young Boys in their final Champions League group fixture. Juve still went through to the last 16 as Group H winners despiteRead moreRead more

Sterling pleased with 'brilliant' Man City response at Southampton

Pep Guardiola’s side were back to their best in terms of work rate off the ball in the win against the Saints, according to the winger Raheem Sterling praised Manchester City for doing the hard yards in their 3-1 Premier League win at Southampton.   Pep Guardiola’s side headed into the game on the back ofRead moreRead more

Jones 'buzzing' after living Liverpool dream at 17 years of age

The teenage midfielder was given his competitive debut for his home-town club when the Reds took on Wolves in an FA Cup third round encounter Curtis Jones is “buzzing” despite seeing his senior debut for Liverpool end in defeat, with the 17-year-old given an opportunity to impress in an FA Cup clash with Wolves. ARead moreRead more