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Thierry Henry’s Golden Touch Turns To Dust In Monaco

After a stellar playing career that saw him win countless club and international honours, Thierry Henry’s hopes of enjoying a managerial golden touch suffered an ignominious start after his suspension on Thursday as Monaco coach. Henry was removed from his coaching duties after he failed to spark a change in fortunes at the struggling club, who are second-from bottom in …

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Guernsey Police Call Off Search For Missing Emiliano Sala

Police on Thursday ended their search for Premier League player Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson, saying the chances of finding them alive three days after their plane went missing over the Channel were “extremely remote”. The light aircraft transporting the 28-year-old striker, who signed for Cardiff City at the weekend, disappeared from radar around 20 kilometres (12 miles) north …

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Solskjaer Hopeful Over New Man United Contract For Martial

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes Anthony Martial will agree a new contract with Manchester United in the coming weeks as the club look to tie down a clutch of top players. France forward Martial and goalkeeper David de Gea are both out of contract at the end of next season after United triggered 12-month extension options shortly before Christmas. The club …

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Rush Plays Down Liverpool’s Lack Of Title-Winning Experience

Ian Rush

Liverpool’s record goalscorer Ian Rush is not concerned by the lack of title-winning experience in Jurgen Klopp’s side as they seek to fend off Manchester City and end a 29-year drought. The Reds, who have not been English champions since 1990, lead the Premier League by four points from Pep Guardiola’s side, the vast majority of whom were integral to …

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Fulham Suspend Kamara Following Arrest For Training Ground Bust-Up

French striker Aboubakar Kamara has been indefinitely suspended by Fulham after being arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm and criminal damage following a fight at the club’s training ground. “Police were called to a training ground in New Malden, shortly after 17.00hrs on Monday, 21 January to reports of a fight,” read a statement from the Metropolitan Police. “Officers …

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Emery: Solskjaer Has Made United A “Very Dangerous” Side

Emery Solskjaer Manchester United Arsenal

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made Manchester United a much more dangerous team since taking over from Jose Mourinho. Emery’s side host United in the FA Cup fourth round on Friday and the Spaniard expects a stern test from Solskjaer’s revitalised team. Arsenal drew 2-2 with United at Old Trafford in the Premier League last month, …

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Manchester United Reportedly Eyeing Deal For Leeds Wonderkid Clarke

Manchester United are reportedly interested in signing Leeds United winger Jack Clarke following the 18-year old’s impressive performances since breaking into the Elland Road first team. United are not expected to bring in anyone before the end of the January transfer window but they are reportedly high on Clarke who has attracted interest from a host of Premier League clubs. …

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Beckham Joins ‘Class Of 92’ With Stake In Salford City

Beckham Class of 92

David Beckham has bought a stake in English non-league side Salford City, following in the footsteps of his former Manchester United teammates in the “Class of 92”. The 43-year-old has joined former United teammates Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville, Phil Neville, Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt and secured a 10 percent stake in the club. The “Class of 92” now own …

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Tottenham’s Injury Woes Continue As Alli Ruled Out Until March

Tottenham have suffered a fresh injury blow after England midfielder Dele Alli was ruled out until March with a hamstring strain. Alli was forced off in the closing stages of Tottenham’s 2-1 win at Fulham on Sunday and scans have confirmed the extent of the star’s injury. The 22-year-old’s absence is a massive setback for Tottenham, who are already without …

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Boateng To Barcelona And Four Of The Most Bizarre Transfers Of All Time

On Tuesday, Spanish champions Barcelona confirmed the signing of former Tottenham and Portsmouth midfielder/forward Kevin Prince-Boateng on loan from Italian side Sassuolo. The transfer raised eyebrows around the football world with many questioning Barca’s reasoning behind the signing of a 31-year old who has been at nine clubs previous to his arrival at the Camp Nou. Even Boateng himself who …

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Arsenal Defender Bellerin Sidelined For 9 Months Through Injury

Bellerin

Arsenal have announced that defender Hector Bellerin will be out of action for up to nine months after rupturing knee ligaments in his team’s win against Chelsea. Bellerin, 23, went down unchallenged during the second half of Arsenal’s 2-0 victory at the Emirates on Saturday and was carried off on a stretcher. The 23-year-old was making his first start since …

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Ashley Cole Joins Former Teammate Lampard At Derby

Ashley Cole Frank Lampard Derby

Defender Ashley Cole has joined former Chelsea teammate and current Derby boss Frank Lampard at the Championship club until the end of the season. Cole, who won 107 England caps, was a free agent after his recent departure from LA Galaxy, and Lampard is confident the 38-year-old will boost Derby’s promotion drive. “I’m delighted that we’ve been able to secure …

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Southgate Has No Interest In Being The Next United Manager

Southgate

Gareth Southgate has insisted his work as England manager was far from done as he indicated he had no interest in taking charge at Manchester United any time soon. A recent report in Britain’s Sunday Telegraph said Southgate was on a shortlist being drawn up by Old Trafford chiefs as they sought a permanent replacement for the sacked Jose Mourinho. …

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Mourinho Responds To Neville, Laments Lack Of Backing At United

Jose Mourinho has been doing the rounds on beIN Sports since his departure from Manchester United. The split between manager and club was acrimonious, and Mourinho had some interesting things to say when appearing on the Qatar-based show with ex-Chelsea star Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, and the ex-Sky Sports duo of Andy Gray and Richard Keys. It’s the opinion of a current …

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‘Extremely Angry’ Sarri Slams Mentally Weak Chelsea After Arsenal Defeat

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri labelled his players mentally weak and difficult to motivate after losing 2-0 at Arsenal in a toothless performance on Saturday. The Gunners blew the race for a top-four Premier League finish wide open as first-half goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Laurent Koscielny closed Arsenal and Manchester United, who beat Brighton earlier in the day, to within …

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