‘You have to win’- Mourinho to Liverpool

Jose Mourinho has told Jurgen Klopp he must start winning trophies following the Liverpool manager's £250 million summer spending. Klopp is yet to lift any silverware in three years at Anfield despite leading his team to the League Cup final in 2016, the Europa League final the same year and last

Unai Emery respects Mesut Ozil’s Germany decision

New Arsenal manager Unai Emery told reporters on Wednesday he respects Mesut Ozil's decision to retire from international football due to what the German midfielder said was "racism and disrespect" because of his Turkish roots. Ozil was the target of criticism for his performances during Germany's disappointing World Cup in Russia,

FIFA The Best: Mbappe, Modric in; Neymar out

World Cup stars Kylian Mbappe and Luka Modric are among the contenders to end Cristiano Ronaldo's hold on FIFA's The Best Men's Player award after the shortlist was announced on Tuesday, but Neymar was not among the nominees. Ronaldo, who has won this honour in both years of its existence, is

World Cup suits Paul Pogba better than Man Utd- Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has said that the World Cup provided the "perfect habitat" for Paul Pogba to flourish after a difficult season with Manchester United. Pogba was key to France's success in Russia, scoring in the 4-2 final victory against Croatia. His form during the tournament was in contrast to his displays

Sarri starts with Chelsea win in pre-season friendly

Maurizio Sarri's reign as Chelsea manager got off to a winning start courtesy of Pedro's goal in a 1-0 victory over Perth Glory in Australia. Pedro struck from six-yards out after five minutes following good work from academy prospect Callum Hudson-Odoi, 17. Jorginho, Chelsea's only summer signing so far, was handed his

Ozil ‘s**t for years’- Bayern chief Hoeness

T​he recriminations over Germany's World Cup exit continue to spill out with Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness heavily criticising Mesut Ozil after the midfielder's international retirement. Citing racist attacks against his ancestry and his meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Arsenal player left Die Mannschaft with Hoeness delighted to

Light up at the bridge: All for Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea are looking for an area within Stamford Bridge where Maurizio Sarri can smoke during match days, according to reports. The tobacco-loving Italian is famous for his habit of inhaling up to 80 cigarettes a day. Maurizio Sarri is set to take charge of his first game with Chelsea in today's pre-season

France star Giroud honours world cup vow

Olivier Giroud has lived up to his promise and shaved his head after winning the World Cup. The Chelsea striker was one of a number of France players to promise they will do a number of challenges if they win the trophy. Giroud is famous for his chiselled good looks and impeccable

Griezmann wants the world championship “big ring”

In Europe the name of Jason Arasheben isn't as well known as it is in the United States, and the prestigious jewellery store that bears his name, 'Jason Beverly Hills' based in Los Angeles, has designed a French world champions ring which Antoine Griezmann has got his eye on. This exclusive

Transfer Zone: Chelsea chase Anthony Martial

With Chelsea facing a fight to keep Eden Hazard and Willian at Stamford Bridge, the Times reports that the Blues have lined up Anthony Martial as a potential replacement. The Manchester United winger outlined his intention to quit Old Trafford at the start of the summer after failing to nail down a regular starting spot