Confirmed: Champions League last 16 draw

Real Madrid will continue the defence of their Champions League when they face Dutch giants Ajax in the last 16 of the Champions League. The highlight of the...

Simeone claims he will surely return to Inter Milan

Diego Simeone affirms he will surely return to Inter Milan one day but revealed he is enjoying his time at Atletico Madrid. Rumours are rife Simeone and Inter have...

Pique reveals what will make him leave Barca

Gerard Pique warned he will leave Barcelona the day he stops enjoying the things the way they are run at the club. Pique has been in...

Diego Simeone happy with Atletico’s effort

Diego Simeone expressed delight with the way Atletico Madrid fought for a 3-2 win at Real Valladolid. Atleti were on the cusp of dropping two points in the...

Luka Modric launches a scathing attack on Simeone

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has responded to the criticisms of Atletico Madrid's manager Diego Simeone on him and his teammates. In the midfielder’s first interview since winning...

Fabinho was absolutely outstanding- Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reserved special praise for midfielder Fabinho in what he described as an absolutely outstanding performance against Manchester United. Xherdan Shaqiri's second-half brace may have...

Matthijs de Ligt wins the 2018 Golden boy award

Dutch sensation and Ajax skipper Matthijs de Ligt has been crowned the 2018 Golden Boy as the most promising Under-21 player in Europe. De Ligt has...

Van Dijk reveals the motivation behind Reds win

Virgil van Dijk revealed Liverpool's first win over arch-rivals Manchester United since 2014 was long overdue following the 3-1 triumph at Anfield Klopp's men produced one...

Dean Smith warns Leeds, says side can defeat them

Aston Villa manager Dean Smith insists his team has what it takes to defeat Leeds United when both sides face off next weekend. Villa have...

Fazio: The most important thing was the result

Federico Fazio feels Roma players gave their all in the narrow 3-2 win over Genoa amid tension with the fans. Roma returned to winning ways after...

Prandelli bemoans poor officiating in Genoa’s loss

Cesare Prandelli claims Genoa were clearly undone by poor refereeing decisions in their narrow 3-2 defeat to AS Roma Prandelli was furious after the game but...

Gasperini wary of Champions League contenders Lazio

Gian Piero Gasperini is wary of the threat posed by Champions League contenders Lazio but remains upbeat Atalanta can still beat them tomorrow. Inzaghi's men drew...

Mourinho clinging to United’s dressing room

Jose Mourinho is optimistic he still has the full backing of his Manchester United players, claiming they are still playing for him after the 3-1...

Messi nets 31st La Liga hat-trick in Levante’s 5-0 drubbing

Lionel Messi netted a hat-trick as Barcelona smashed Levante 5-0 on Sunday to remain top of La Liga. Messi was instrumental in all five of Barca's...

Jose laments about injury-prone United

Jose Mourinho moaned about Manchester United's lack of physicality and blamed most of the injury-prone players. The Red Devils were annihilated by leaders Liverpool in a 3-1 defeat at Anfield...

Beppe Lachini admits Fiorentina’s superiority

Coach Beppe Iachini admits Fiorentina were the better side in the Tuscan derby but feels the 3-1 defeat is part of the steep learning curve. Empoli took...

Pioli happy to end Fiorentina’s winless run

Coach Stefano Pioli is buzzing after defeating Empoli 3-1 in what ended a six-weeks winless run. Fiorentina faced one of the in-form teams Empoli who have amassed 10 points...

Ancelotti: Napoli have recovered from Anfield loss

A relieved Carlo Ancelotti gave his verdict on the 1-0 win away to Cagliari, suggesting Napoli have overcome their Champions League loss. Napoli snatched a late winner...

Klopp: One of the best performances

An excited Jurgen Klopp was quick to describe Liverpool's 3-1 win over arch-rivals Manchester United as one of the best performances since his arrival at the...

Mourinho: United can only hope for fourth

Jose Mourinho admitted Manchester United can only hope for a fourth-place finish in the Premier League after their 3-1 defeat at Liverpool. United struggled to match Klopp's...

Keane: Pogba’s days are numbered

Roy Keane believes Paul Pogba's days at Manchester United are numbered after the club's record signing was left as an unused substitute in Sunday's 3-1 defeat...

Shaqiri: It was an amazing and important win

Xherdan Shaqiri has expressed delight over his match-winning exploits in Liverpool's 3-1 victory over Manchester United at Anfield. The Red Devils cancelled out Mane's effort in...

Gasperini is the best Coach in Italy- Inzaghi

Simone Inzaghi has dubbed Gian Piero Gasperini as the best Coach in Italy ahead of their clash with Atalanta Lazio holds a slim, four-point advantage over Atalanta...

Austin wants Saints to maintain winning run

Charlie Austin has urged his Southampton teammates to make the most of their win over Arsenal by winning their next two matches. Goals from Danny Ings were...

Sarri: We could have won better

Maurizio Sarri feels Chelsea could have won better but lost a bit of focus that allowed Brighton back into the match on Sunday. Sarri's men ran...

Hazard issues title warning charge after Blues win

Eden Hazard has warned Liverpool FC and Manchester City that Chelsea FC will not give up on the title race easily after beating Brighton and...

Rodgers accepts blame for Celtic’s defeat

Brendan Rodgers accepted the blame for his team's defeat as they collapsed against battling Hibs at Easter Road this afternoon The Hoops boss made changes to...

Confirmed: Liverpool vs Man United starting XI

Nathaniel Clyne has been included in Liverpool's starting line-up for the clash against Manchester United at Anfield this afternoon in what will be his first...

Vrsaljko pleased with Inter Milan’s crucial win

Inter Milan full-back Sime Vrsaljko was pleased to come out of a difficult game against Udinese with a 1-0 win in the Serie A The...

Mourinho: “Rashford is untouchable”

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is so impressed with Marcus Rashford's work rate that he sees him as "untouchable" The 21-year-old striker has struggled to...

Milivojevic hails Palace’s “massive” 1-0 win over Leicester

Crystal Palace midfielder Luka Milivojevic believes their 1-0 win against Leicester City was well deserved and an important one for the club The Eagles moved...

Souness predicts a decade of glory for Liverpool’s defense

Liverpool great Graeme Souness says that the club's reinforced defence could lead them on to long-term success Over the past year alone, manager Jurgen Klopp...

Brighton vs Chelsea: Hazard starts as a striker again

Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri has named the same starting eleven that defeated Manchester City last weekend The Blues are looking to claim victory at the...

Southampton vs Arsenal: Koscielny starts & Ings returns

Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny starts again for what will be his first Premier League appearance since April for today's game at Southampton The French defender...

Eric Dier out for the rest of 2018

Tottenham have announced they will be without Eric Dier until January after he underwent a procedure to have his appendix removed The English midfielder was...

Raphael Varane makes 250th appearance for Real Madrid

French defender Raphael Varane made his 250th appearance for Real Madrid in Saturday's 1-0 La Liga win against Rayo Vallecano Los Blancos signed Varane in...

Pochettino backs Oliver Skipp to become world-class

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino expects greats things to come from Oliver Skipp after the youngster's performance in Saturday's 1-0 win over Burnley The 18-year-old midfielder...

Mazzarri: Torino could have had 2 penalties against Juventus

Torino manager Walter Mazzarri was left flabbergasted by the lack of intervention from VAR as his side lost 1-0 to Juventus on Saturday Cristiano Ronaldo’s...

Kante: Chelsea aiming to win all their Christmas games

Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante says the aim is to end the year with a 100% record from the busy Christmas period Kante knows full well...

Vieira: I’m tempted to slam Balotelli against the wall

OGC Nice coach Patrick Vieira admits that managing Mario Balotelli requires a lot of constraint on his part The Italian striker has a reputation for...

Joe Hart certain Burnley are improving

Burnley goalkeeper Joe Hart believes their new formation is improving things and hopes they will soon be able to translate their new-found form into...

Klopp believes positive emotions will key for Liverpool today

In his column for Liverpool's matchday programme, Jurgen Klopp expressed his belief that they can use the emotions that come from facing Manchester United...

Solari praises Asensio’s performance in Real Madrid win

Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari enjoyed Marco Asensio's lively display in their 1-0 La Liga win against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday Karim Benzema's early first-half...

Ex-Brighton star wary of Eden Hazard threat

Gary Chivers believes it's essential that Brighton & Hove Albion find a way to stop the ever impressive Eden Hazard ahead of today's game...

Courtois: Simeone criticises Real Madrid to boost his popularity

Thibaut Courtois claims that his old Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone only criticises Real Madrid to please the club's fanbase Ballon d'Or winner Luka Modric...

Hasenhuttl wary of Aubameyang threat

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl is keen for history to not repeat itself with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ahead of their clash against Arsenal today The Gabon striker...

Redknapp: Mourinho’s tactics might backfire against Liverpool

Former Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp believes Jose Mourinho's old tricks won't work this time around for Manchester United The Portuguese coach's defensive tactics in the...

Claudio Ranieri urges Fulham team to stick together

Fulham manager Claudio Ranieri believes it's crucial his players put on a positive and united front after another defeat on Saturday against West Ham The...

Allegri “Ronaldo is a great professional”

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri praised Cristiano Ronaldo's professionalism after scoring the only goal in their 1-0 derby win against Torino The Portuguese forward settled the...

Solari satisfied with Real Madrid’s 1-0 win

Real Madrid coach Santiago Solari described himself as "satisfied" after their hard-fought 1-0 win over Rayo Vallecano Karim Benzema got the match-winner in the 13th-minute...

Kingsley Coman explains retirement comments

Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman caused some concern among fans when he suggested that he would consider retirement if he required foot surgery again The...

Rivaldo: Barcelona need to rest Ivan Rakitic

Barcelona great Rivaldo has urged manager Ernesto Valverde to give Ivan Rakitic a well-needed rest for the second half of the season The 30-year-old midfielder...

We shouldn’t be in the situation – McCarthy

Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy believes the club shouldn’t be in their current situation of having to battle for Premier League survival. The Saints are currently...

Massimiliano Allegri: It’s a great result for us and a big...

Massimiliano Allegri knows the importance of his side’s victory over Torino on Saturday. Juventus defeated Torino 1-0 and secured three points at the end of...

Ronaldo believes Juve were worthy winners

Cristiano Ronaldo maintains Juventus were the better side in the Turin derby citing the number of scoring opportunities they created in the game. Ronaldo's second-half penalty was...

Max Allegri’s verdict on the win over Torino

Max Allegri explained Juventus tactics in their hard-fought 1-0 win over Torino in the Turin derby. The Derby della Mole was decided by a Cristiano...

Eriksen on his emotional last-gasp winner for Spurs

Christian Eriksen is still basking on the euphoria of his late winner against Burnley on Saturday. Eriksen played a pivotal role in Spurs qualification to...

Manuel Pellegrini aiming for the top level

Manuel Pellegrini praised the effectiveness of his West Ham United side in Saturday’s 2-0 Premier League victory at Fulham. The Hammers completed four consecutive wins for the...

Mauro Icardi: We had to send a signal

Mauro Icardi is happy that Inter Milan sent out a signal to Serie A teams after the club failed to qualify from the Champions League...

Niko Kovac happy with Bayern’s triumph

Niko Kovac praised Bayern Munich players for producing what he believes is the club's best performance of the season in Saturday's 4-0 drubbing of struggling Hannover. The Bavarians were...

Spalletti believes Icardi is the perfect striker

Luciano Spalletti called Mauro Icardi the perfect centre-forward based on his rich vein of form and his match-winning heroics over Udinese. The Argentina international scored the solitary...

Javi Gracia pleased with important Watford win

Javi Gracia was pleased with what he described as an important Watford win despite a late scare from Cardiff City in their 3-2 triumph. Gracia felt the Hornets were...

Prandelli bracing up for Roma challenge

Cesare Prandelli has issued a warning to AS Roma ahead of their encounter stating they will “not be passive or sacrificial lambs. Prandelli could only muster a 1-1 draw...

Guardiola promises to watch Liverpool-United clash

Pep Guardiola promised to keep close tabs on Liverpool's Super Sunday clash with Manchester United after his side went back to the top of the Premier...

Reina: Milan wounded by early Europa League exit

Pepe Reina admits AC Milan are hit hard by their early Europa League exit to Olympiacos citing a lack of determination as one of the reasons. The...

Modric: “Simeone constantly needs to undermine Real Madrid”

A frustrated Luka Modric has accused Diego Simeone of having an unfair attitude towards the Real Madrid squad Modric's had the greatest year of his...

Man City 3-1 Everton: Jesus double sends hosts top

Manchester City are back at the top of the Premier League after beating Everton 3-1 after a Gabriel Jesus brace After suffering their first league...

Di Francesco retains the full support of Roma

AS Roma manager Eusebio Di Francesco believes the entire squad is standing by him in these difficult times The Italian's future at the Stadio Olimpico...

John Arne Riise picks between Klopp or Mourinho

Liverpool great John Arne Riise revealed he would rather play under Jurgen Klopp than Jose Mourinho now as the Manchester United boss has changed The...

Wenger: Zidane should go to the Premier League

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Zinedine Zidane should go to the Premier League as the next step in his coaching career The Frenchman has...

Ancelotti: Napoli remain as ambitious as ever

Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti insists they continue to aim high, despite being knocked out of the Champions League by Liverpool this week The Light Blues...

Rashford: Man United are not the underdogs against Liverpool

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford dismissed suggestions they head into Sunday's showdown against Liverpool as the underdogs Jose Mourinho's side are in a terrible run...

Giroud dreams of winning the Premier League

French striker Olivier Giroud doesn't want to harbour any regrets over his playing career with winning the Premier League being his "last dream" Giroud has...

Pochettino: January signings are unlikely for Spurs

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino suggests that they may be set for another quiet transfer period in January During the summer transfer window, Spurs became the...

Hernan Crespo to become new Banfield coach

Former Chelsea and Inter Milan striker Hernan Crespo will become Banfield's newest manager within the next few days Since retiring from playing football in 2012,...

Allegri: Ronaldo is right about Juventus’ team spirit

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri agrees with Cristiano Ronaldo that they have an incredible team spirit at the club The Portuguese superstar revealed that things at...

Alisson: Napoli save felt like the winning goal

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker has described his sensational late save against Napoli in the Champions League as like a match-winning goal The Reds progressed to...

Maurizio Sarri reiterates stance against racism & discrimination

Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri once again condemned every form of racism and discrimination following last weekend's incident involving Raheem Sterling The English winger was allegedly...

Marcelo: Leaving Real Madrid was never an option

Marcelo has put an end to the rumours linking him with a Real Madrid exit by insisting it never entered his thoughts The Brazilian full-back...

Pires hails “warrior” Emery’s big changes at Arsenal

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has been very impressed with Unai Emery and the "good spirit" he's put back into the squad The Spaniard replaced Pires'...

Klopp doubts there will be any January signings at Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp doesn't see any new players coming in during the January transfer market Despite losing defenders Joe Gomez and Joel Matip to...

Guillermo Barros Schelotto leaves Boca Juniors

Just days after Boca Juniors' Copa Libertadores final defeat to rivals River Plate, Guillermo Barros Schelotto has vacated his role as manager The former striker...

Benjamin Pavard reveals his toughest opponent in the Bundesliga

French defender Benjamin Pavard has faced off against countless big names in the Bundesliga and he's now revealed the toughest of them all Pavard has...

Rivaldo: “I would like to see Isco in Barcelona”

Barcelona legend Rivaldo welcomes the idea of Isco making the controversial move from Real Madrid to his old club The Spanish midfielder has found himself...

Emery: There’s no secret to Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run

Arsenal manager Unai Emery insists he has no secret approach to their recent success and only takes things one game at a time Since replacing...

Allegri: Ronaldo to miss one of Juventus’ next three games

Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri announced plans to give Cristiano Ronaldo a rest after today's Derby della Mole against Torino Since his summer arrival from Real...

Jan Vertonghen hopes for a new Spurs contract

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen believes he's still got a good four or five years left in him and hopes the club feel the same...

Marco Reus named Bundesliga’s Player of the Month

Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus has been awarded the Bundesliga's Player of the Month prize for his performances in November The Germany international has enjoyed...

Henry pleased with Monaco’s appointment of ex-distance runner

AS Monaco manager Thierry Henry has backed the club's decision to appoint Bouabdellah Tahri as a member of the medical staff The Monégasques have brought...

Klopp reacts to Mourinho’s trophy jibe

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes he cannot be judged on trophies alone, despite Jose Mourinho warning him they matter Since his appointment at Anfield in...

Marcelo: It’s obvious Ronaldo is missed at Real Madrid

Real Madrid full-back Marcelo admits Cristiano Ronaldo is missed at the club after a difficult start to the season The Portuguese superstar left Real in...

Guardiola: Premier League title race similar to Barca-Madrid battles

Pep Guardiola believes that the Premier League title race he is experiencing at Manchester City is similar to the one he had at Barcelona...

Marcelino: Confidence growing at Valencia

Valencia coach Marcelino Garcia Toral believes that his side are beginning to show flashes of their form of last season after defeating Manchester United Los...

Bernardeschi turns attention to Turin derby

Juventus forward Federico Bernardeschi has turned his attention to this weekend’s Turin derby after the club’s UEFA Champions League loss to Young Boys on...

Benkovic delighted with Celtic’s Europa League triumph

Celtic defender Filip Benkovic has revealed having UEFA Europa League action next year will reinvigorate the club during the busy Christmas schedule. The defender who’s...

Klopp: “Mourinho is the most successful manager in the world”

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has nothing but respect for Jose Mourinho and insists he has never lacked ambition The German will welcome Mourinho's Manchester United...

Aguero and De Bruyne could return for Man City this weekend

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has announced that Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne could be in contention for a return to action against...

Simeone has no plans to sell Costa at Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone will not be considering a sale of Diego Costa in the January transfer window The ex-Chelsea striker has only found...

Klopp provides an injury update on Trent Alexander-Arnold

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed they are taking assessing Trent Alexander-Arnold's fitness on a daily basis ahead of Sunday's showdown with Manchester United The English...

Solari: Isco did not confront Real Madrid fans

Santiago Solari believes that Isco was appealing for a corner instead of confronting supporters in Real Madrid's 3-0 Champions League defeat to CSKA Moscow The...

Diego Simeone reveals ambition to coach Italian club Inter

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone reveals ambition to coach Italian club Inter. He said he has told Inter multiple times that he will coach them...