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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Mourinho ordered us to be more direct, says Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has revealed the Jose Mourinho ordered his Manchester United team to play ‘more direct’ in the second half against Liverpool. Both sides played out a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford, Ibrahimovic’s 84th minute header cancelling out James Milner’s first half penalty when it started...

Chelsea plots £75m transfer move for Thomas Muller amid Diego Costa exit rumours

Chelsea are preparing a huge transfer bid for Bayern Munich superstar Thomas Muller amid speculation that Diego Costa is on his way out of Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte dropped Costa from his squad which went on to beat Leicester City 3-0 at the King Power Stadium...

Nigerian Lookman scores as Everton demolish City 4-0

Everton produced a brilliant performance to stun Manchester City and deliver a serious blow to Pep Guardiola’s Premier League title hopes. The Toffees willingly soaked up 71% of City possession but restricted Guardiola’s side to few chances and scored with four of just six attempts...

Manchester City slump to humiliating defeat against Everton

Manchester City are 10 points behind leaders Chelsea after tumbling to a 4-0 defeat against Everton at Goodison Park. Romelu Lukaku gave the hosts the lead 11 minutes before the break before Kevin Mirallas doubled the Toffees’ advantage shortly after the restart. Everton’s new £20million signing...

Suarez gets brace as Barca beat Las Palmas 5-0

Luis Suarez scored twice on Saturday as FC Barcelona cut Real Madrid’s La Liga lead to two points by thrashing Las Palmas. Suarez turned in an Andre Gomes cut-back for the only goal of the first half, but hosts Barca then scored three quick goals...

I’m more gentle than Klopp says Mourinho

Jose Mourinho claims he is a calmer manager than Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp despite having been sent to the stands twice for disciplinary reasons this season. United manager Mourinho has guided his team to nine successive wins in all competitions, and even though they are...

Bradley left frustrated over lack of time at Swansea

Bob Bradley was frustrated he was not given enough time to implement his ideas at Swansea City after he was sacked by the struggling Premier League club on Tuesday after just 11 games in charge. The 58-year-old's tenure at Swansea ended after the Welsh club...

Arsenal's Mustafi fit to return against Palace

Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi has recovered from a hamstring injury for the London derby against Crystal Palace but winger Theo Walcott and left back Kieran Gibbs will miss Sunday's Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal have missed Mustafi's calming influence in defence, losing...

Ronaldo rejects 300 million euro move to China – agent

World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has turned down the chance to leave Real Madrid for an unnamed Chinese club for a transfer fee of 300 million euros ($315.24 million), his agent said on Thursday. Speaking to Sky Italia at the Globe Soccer Awards...

FOOTBALL: Guus Hiddink Appointed Anzhi Makhachkala Manager

Andre Villas-Boas' hold on the Chelsea job looked to be further strengthened after Guus Hiddink reportedly agreed to become the new manager of Anzhi Makhachkala. Hiddink has been out of work since leaving Turkey, having lost to...