- Wed Aug 30 10:30 PM
• Nathaniel Chalobah’s Watford move indicative of the change • Chris Smalling
alone of the 28-man squad yet to start league game Gareth Southgate has introduced a policy in the England set-up where players who are not featuring regularly for their club sides should not expect to keep their places...
- Wed Aug 30 10:55 AM
Fans from all 20 Premier League club tell us how well their signings are settling in and who they want to bring in before the window closes on Thursday night Alexandre Lacazette looks ready to hit the ground running but another centre-back is a must. Virgil van Dijk would be a big improvement in...
- Wed Aug 30 8:53 AM
Today’s fluff is sniffing and snaffling As the old saying goes, all good things come to those who kick up a mighty stink. So Antonio Conte’s summer of strops and sulks looks set to yield a happy conclusion for the Italian, and also for N’Golo Kanté, who is poised to be reunited with not one but t...
- Mon Aug 28 8:09 AM
Pep Guardiola learning from Raheem Sterling
, Frank de Boer needs time at Crystal Palace and Old Trafford atmosphere is not impressing José Mourinho After Raheem Sterling
again came to the fore, for the second time in six days, it was inevitable that Pep Guardiola would face questions about the in...
- Sun Aug 27 10:29 PM
has been a key component of Manchester United’s flying start to the season and Gareth Southgate will have taken note of his form Phil Jones
’s career has contained more than its fair share of caveats so it was reasonable enough for José Mourinho, invited to dwell on the significance of...
- Sun Aug 27 8:47 PM
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- Sat Aug 26 10:30 PM
The England manager says the record goalscorer was on a par with Paul Scholes
and Paul Gascoigne and was ahead of Gerarrd, Lampard and the rest of the golden generation Gareth Southgate laughs when the subject of a golden generation is jokingly raised. The England manager has just named a squad o...
- Sat Aug 26 9:38 PM
José Mourinho says he is not getting carried away with Manchester United’s good start to the new season, despite his side’s 100% record in the Premier League. United saw off Leicester 2-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday thanks to goals from Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini Marcus Rashford makes...
- Sat Aug 26 7:47 PM
Marcus Rashford had been in the contest only two minutes when he sparked Manchester United’s third league victory in a row. On as a 68th-minute substitute, the 19-year-old initially won a corner when his cross was deflected out. Then from Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s delivery Rashford hit an instant fini...
- Sat Aug 26 4:35 PM
Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST game Mourinho says there are no guarantees for Ibrahimovic And feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org 4.34pm BST While you wait Related: Newcastle v West Ham, Crystal Palace v Swansea and more – live! 4.34pm BST Manchester United (4-2-3-1) De Gea;...
- Fri Aug 25 6:03 PM
Manchester United host Leicester City after recording consecutive 4-0 wins but despite that José Mourinho has warned his players that Leicester are back to their title-winning best. But the United juggernaut will take some stopping at Old Trafford, especially as they will be intent on signing off...
- Fri Aug 25 2:53 PM
• United manager admits he could have helped Armenian more last season • Zlatan Ibrahimovic ‘won’t be ready’ to play in Champions League group José Mourinho has praised Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s start to the season and admitted that the forward’s progress could have been quicker last year if he and th...
- Fri Aug 25 2:21 PM
Diego Costa, Michy Batshuayi, Anthony Martial, Julian Draxler and Ross Barkley
should be pestering their agents to guarantee their places in Russia By Martin Laurence for WhoScored? , part of the Guardian Sport Network Diego Costa’s situation at Chelsea keeps rumbling on. Back in June Antonio Con...
- Thu Aug 24 10:44 PM
• Everton forward may be invited out of international retirement • Players guilty of ‘hiding behind’ record goalscorer, says Southgate Gareth Southgate has said there is still a possibility he might invite Wayne Rooney
out of international retirement for the World Cup if the former Manchester Uni...
- Thu Aug 24 10:19 PM
Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United all look likely to reach the last 16 but Tottenham have been dealt a harsh hand with favourites Real Madrid Benfica, Basel, Manchester United, CSKA Moscow Related: PSG convinced Neymar signing opens the way to Champions League glory | Julien Lauren...
- Thu Aug 24 6:40 PM
Chelsea and Tottenham have been given tough assignments in the Champions League while Manchester United and Liverpool, both returning to the competition this year, may be somewhat relieved following the group stage draw on Thursday. Manchester City too will be looking to improve on last year’s ru...
- Thu Aug 24 6:02 PM
• Premier League champions to play Atlético Madrid, Roma and Qarabag • Tottenham will meet Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Apoel Chelsea and Tottenham have both been handed tricky draws in the group stages of this season’s Champions League, with the Premier League champions facing Atlético Mad...
- Thu Aug 24 3:39 PM
Champions League draw: who could the six British sides face? Email: email@example.com Tweet: @Simon_Burnton 3.39pm BST Hello world! So it might be handy to know who is in which pot for the Champions League draw. Even if it isn’t handy, it is something I can already tell you, so it’s g...
- Thu Aug 24 2:20 PM
• I am back to finish what I started, says the 35-year-old Swede • Striker scored 28 goals in 46 appearances last season before injury Zlatan Ibrahimovic has rejoined Manchester United on a one-year contract. The Swede, who scored 28 goals in 46 appearances last season, before suffering a knee in...
- Thu Aug 24 12:47 AM
Tottenham and Liverpool may face the toughest draws from pot three, but seeded Chelsea could still end up with a daunting autumn fixture list With the qualifying stages complete, the Champions League truly begins with Thursday’s group stage draw, which takes place at 5pm BST in Monaco. For the fi...