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Liverpool, Tottenham & Man City Name Lineups For Champions League Openers

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola shake hands prior to kick off. (Photo by Tom Flathers/Manchester City FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester City begin their respective Champions League group stage campaigns on Wednesday night with tough ties. Sevilla, Borussia Dortmund and Feyenoord provide the opposition for the Premier League teams looking to replicate the success of Chelsea and Manchester United 24 hours earlier. To Jurgen Klopp’s side first, and the big news is that Philippe Coutinho is on …

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Arsenal To Rest Seven First-Team Players For Europa League Opener

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during a training session at London Colney on September 8, 2017 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal will play in their first Europa League match in 17 years on Thursday but will do so without a number of first-team players. The Gunners take on Bundesliga outfit Cologne at the Emirates in what will be their first match in Europe’s secondary club competition since they lost the 2000 UEFA Cup final to Galatasaray on penalties, and manager …

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Victor Lindelof Is Growing Into Manchester United Role

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United side made a winning return to the Champion’s League with a fairly routine 3-0 win over their bogey side Basel. Back in 2011 the Swiss side played a major role in dumping United out of the competition. With the manager changing the whole back four on Tuesday night, fans could be forgiven a few nerves. Mourinho doesn’t see …

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Arsene Wenger Recalls How He Once Rejected The Chance To Manage Man United

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson (R) shakes hands with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after their English Premier League football match at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on April 13, 2008. United won the game 2-1. AFP PHOTO/PAUL ELLIS - Mobile and website use of domestic English football pictures are subject to obtaining a Photographic End User Licence from Football DataCo Ltd Tel : +44 (0) 207 864 9121 or e-mail accreditations@football-dataco.com - applies to Premier and Football League matches. (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger has revealed that Manchester United wanted him to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson when the Scot first announced his intention to retire in 2002. Ferguson claimed in 2001 that he would be retiring at the end of that season, leading to then-chairman Martin Edwards sounding out replacements to succeed him. That included Arsenal manager Wenger, in a cross-rival move that …

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Do You Agree With Our Premier League Team Of The Weekend?

Premier League TOTW

On a weekend which saw a number of clubs add pressure on Manchester United at the top of the table, we pick out our Premier League Team of The Weekend. GK: Huerelho Gomes – Watford A good performance from the Brazilian goalkeeper in a 2-0 win for Marco Silva’s side – the veteran stopper is always reliable when called upon by his …

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