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Jose Mourinho insists Chelsea are title favourites despite Matic exit

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists that Blues boss Antonio Conte can use the loss of Nemanja Matic as an excuse for failing to challenge for the Premier League. The Serbia international made a surprise switch north earlier last month after United finalised a £40m fee with their west London counterparts. Since then, Blues boss Antonio Conte has cited that he did not sanction the sale of Matic, and the… Read Article →

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to prolong his footballing career

Former Sweden international Zlatan Ibrahimovic has yet to call quits on his playing career despite his recent release from Manchester United. The 35-year-old celebrated a Europa League and EFL Cup double with the Red Devils last season while bagging 28 goals in the process. The veteran striker initial had his doubters prior to his switch to the Premier League, but he proved everyone wrong after he made a robust start… Read Article →

JESSE LINGARD SIGNS NEW DEAL

Manchester United have extended the deal with Jesse Lingard. The club and the player’s rep agreed to a four-year deal with an option of an extra year. The new deal will see Lingard earn three times his wages in the range of £100,000 a week. Lingard had a year on his former deal before both parties agreed to extend it. The home-grown talent joined the club’s academy when he was… Read Article →

Jurgen Klopp Disappointed with Lack of January Signings So Far

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that the club has been working extremely hard behind-the-scenes in order to strengthen the squad in the January transfer window. However, he has surprisingly claimed that it has been very difficult to attract players to Anfield. It comes as a surprising statement considering that the club are challenging for the league title this season. Liverpool have slipped in recent weeks with goals against the likes… Read Article →

BAYERN STAR BLASTS GUARDIOLA’S MANAGEMENT METHODS

Bayern Munich star Holger Badstuber has blasted his former manager Pep Guardiola for his management style when he was in charge at Allianz Arena. Badstuber revealed that the Spanish tactician did not show any genuine interest in him during his stay at Bavaria. During the three year reign of Guardiola, Badstuber was mostly injured; the 27-year old says that he is only realizing how he almost felt abandoned by the… Read Article →

Carlo Ancelotti kick-started his career in Germany with a title win

This is the debut season of Carlo Ancelotti as the head coach of a top German club and even though the Bundesliga doesn’t start until August 27, Ancelotti has already added a new piece of silverware to his collection after defeating their rivals Borussia Dortmund in the finals of German Super Cup which concluded with Bayern Munich claiming a 2-0 triumph. Arturo Vidal and Thomas Muller scored the only 2… Read Article →

Payet staying at West Ham

Dimitri Payet has stated that he will be staying at West Ham next season ending speculations that he might be leaving during the summer. This will be good news for West Ham as they attempt to build a team that will help them challenge for trophies. Many fans fear that with Payet performance at the Euros there would be plenty of European clubs that might come knocking for him. Indeed,… Read Article →

Jon Moss had as poor a day yesterday

Jon Moss had as poor a day yesterday as a match referee can have on a Football pitch. It’s safe to say that it was his decisions which drove the match rather than the players’ skills. But, still, neither of the two managers, whose teams were involved in the game, came up with critical remarks against him. Claudio Ranieri just avoided commenting on the issue at all and left it… Read Article →