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Man City still teenagers in adult world of Champions League - Pep Guardiola
The manager has again cast doubt on the Premier League champions’ readiness to win the competition.
Gatland says England prop an 'emotional time bomb'
The Wales coach has suggested Kyle Sinckler needs to work on his temperament.
'Nothing personal' in beating Bayern for Klopp
The manager says he has buried the hatchet of his old Bundesliga rivalry.
Under-fire Sanchez is far from finished at the top level - Solskjaer
The attacker has not been at his best for Man United this season.
'Manchester United have better squad than Liverpool' - Jamie Carragher
The former defender says the title race is far from over, but there are worrying signs for the current leaders.
'It's far too early' - Gary Neville warns United against Solskjaer appointment
The Norwegian’s credentials will become clearer after facing PSG, Chelsea and Liverpool according to the ex-England defender.
Pressure is on Manchester City, not Liverpool, insists Guardiola
A hat-trick from Sergio Aguero helped his side pull to within two points of the league leaders, but their manager is still cautious.
Snowflakes? Mourinho reveals fragile ego of mystery Man United star
The Portuguese coach was sacked by the Red Devils in December after a wretched run of results.
Serena Williams calls first round Australian Open rout 'the greatest win' of her career
Serena Williams, who is seeking an eighth Australian Open title, revelled in her 6-0 6-2 demolition of Tatjana Maria in Melbourne.
Mourinho was the problem at Manchester United, says Paul Pogba's brother
The World Cup winner has registered four goals and three assists since the Portuguese’s sacking.
'If we want to be real contenders, we need to operate in a different way'
Mauricio Pochettino has warned that Spurs’ progress is unlikely to continue at the same pace unless they start to compete with the spending power of rivals.
Afghanistan slaps travel ban on football chiefs as graphic details of alleged sexual abuse emerge
Afghanistan women’s footballers have spoken out against their FA president.
‘Man United have spent £200m more than Klopp’
Liverpool are not buying success, insists Jamie Redknapp.
Solskjaer key to Man Utd's transfer success - Gary Neville
The ex-Old Trafford defender says the interim boss has an important role to play for the future after Jose Mourinho’s departure.
Liverpool's Klopp insists Man City are Premier League favourites
The German boss is in no doubt Pep Guardiola’s men are in the driving seat.
Ronaldo: Juventus don't need Bale or James but Marcelo would be welcome
The ex-Real Madrid star insists no raid on his former club is required, but admits a Brazil international left-back would raise the quality in Turin
'Every great player, at least one day, has to play in the Premier League'
Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar suggested he may be interested in move to England in the future.
He was our best player, by far – Pochettino absolves 20-year-old Spurs defender of derby blame
Juan Foyth made a major error in Tottenham’s loss to Arsenal.
Gerrard: Klopp will deliver title for Liverpool and I don't want his job... yet
The Anfield legend has impressed in a first managerial post at Rangers but insists he is in no rush to return to Merseyside and take the Reds’ reins.
'Man United look a much better team without Lukaku'
Paul Ince believes Jose Mourinho’s side are forced to play a ‘different way’ with the Belgian striker in their side.
England clash bigger than Lions series, says All Blacks coach
Steve Hansen has picked his strongest-available team for the clash.
'Pochettino laying foundations for Spurs exit' - Neville
The ex-Man United defender believes that the Argentine will leave the north London club sooner rather than later.
Juventus appeal 'unfair' stand closure for racist chants
The club’s lawyer Luigi Chiappero says the team should not be punished for the behaviour of their supporters.
Two Mayo hurling clubs claim they were shunned in allocation of McManus funds
Ballyvary and Caiseal Gaels have both released statements airing their disappointment.
'Maybe in a year we'll reach Liverpool's level'
Chelsea were held to a 0-0 draw by West Ham on Sunday and Maurizio Sarri bemoaned Premier League scheduling following Thursday’s Europa League outing.
Mistakes were made in Serena's US Open row - Federer
The saga continues to rumble on and the Swiss star has had his say.
Liverpool are like Messi’s Barcelona at their best - Souness
The three-time European Cup winner believes this is the best Reds side in nearly 30 years.
'At 19 years old if you are a good player you have to be playing'
Roberto Mancini wants more Italians playing regular, top-flight football.
Leroy Sane hasn't let me down, insists Pep Guardiola
The Germany international has endured a testing few months since winning the PFA Young Player of the Year.
'The best foreign player to play in the Premier League'
Alan Shearer has heaped praise on Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero following another impressive showing at the weekend.
Antoine Griezmann 'well positioned' for Ballon d'Or
The striker shined for both club and country over the 2017-18 season, and Diego Simeone has suggested he could take home the individual crown.
'The editorial is completely different when we talk about United, compared with Tottenham or Liverpool'
Gary Neville believes the Red Devils are treated differently to other teams.
'Salah and Van Dijk would get in City’s team... Probably no others'
Only two Liverpool stars are good enough for the champions, according to Danny Murphy.
FactCheck: Is Ireland really the most corrupt nation in the western world?
Not really, no.
Mourinho says Man United need two more signings this summer
Fred is the only major signing made by the Red Devils in the transfer window.
Anthony Joshua says doping slurs would wreck his career
Upcoming opponent Alexander Povetkin tested positive for meldonium in May 2016.
N'Golo Kante 'has been the best player at the World Cup'
The 27-year-old may not push himself into the spotlight, but the ex-Barcelona striker thinks he could be decisive in the biggest game of all
Air hostess awarded €30k damages against Ryanair after falling down plane stairs
The court heard that she had struck her head and had been knocked unconscious for a brief period.
'Nobody ever told me I would be a starter'
Gianluigi Buffon says he is not necessarily guaranteed a place in the PSG team.
'Colombia are probably the dirtiest team I've ever come up against'
John Stones began his career in the Football League with Barnsley but has never experienced antics such as Colombia’s in Moscow.