Raphael Varane vies with Aston Villa’s Danny Ings Danny Ings signed for Aston Villa in a surprise transfer over the summer and has enjoyed a steady start to his career in claret and blue. With two goals and two assists, he has kept things ticking in this Villa squad and already been the deciding factor
Dean Smith and Kortney Hause celebrate Aston Villa’s win at Manchester United Aston Villa defender Kortney Hause has made all the headlines for his impressive performances against Chelsea and Manchester United of late, but should it come as any great shock that the former Birmingham City scholar can impress on the biggest stage? Only five years ago was Hause turning heads at St.
Darwin Nunez of SL Benfica celebrates after scoring his team’s first goal with teammates during the UEFA Champions League group E match between SL Benfica and FC Barcelona at Estadio da Luz on September 29, 2021 Two goals from Darwin Nunez and a Rafa Silva strike pile even further pressure on Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman
CRISTIANO RONALDO SCORES 95TH-MINUTE WINNER AS MANCHESTER UNITED BEAT VILLARREAL IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP F
A fine Cristiano Ronaldo finish, in the fifth minute of injury-time, redeemed a poor Manchester United performance and left Old Trafford bouncing rather than shaking its head.They now sit second in Champions League Group F with three points from two games; somehow, Villarreal are bottom with one from two.Villarreal started as confidently you’d expect, a
Another late goal, another late win, another stodgy performance at Old Trafford. But Solskjaer has a plan, we think, just probably not the one he intended. Meanwhile Chelsea’s season has hit an early stumbling block, while Juventus can get theirs going. Oh, and Barcelona are in serious trouble. Time to call it a crisis? You
Thomas Tuchel was left baffled by Chelsea’s performance in their 1-0 Champions League defeat at Juventus. Federico Chiesa’s 46th-minute goal consigned Chelsea to a second defeat in a matter of days, following their 1-0 loss to Manchester City at the weekend. When asked what the reason was for Chelsea’s below-par performance, Tuchel conceded he did not “know why” they
Lionel Messi scored his first Paris St-Germain goal in stunning fashion as they beat Manchester City in an enthralling Champions League group game. Messi, making his fourth appearance for PSG since leaving Barcelona, ran from the halfway line before playing a one-two with Kylian Mbappe and leaving Ederson rooted to the spot with a lovely
Kelechi Iheanacho has been ruled out of Leicester’s Europa League Group C trip to Legia Warsaw because of an issue with his travel documents. The striker travelled to Poland but a problem with his paperwork meant he was not allowed into the country. “His documentation coming into the country wasn’t sufficient,” said boss Brendan Rodgers.
The Premier League “abused its position” after it was “improperly influenced” by other clubs in the build-up to blocking a Saudi Arabian-led takeover of Newcastle United, a tribunal has heard. The claim was made by a barrister representing the club in a Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) that will decide if the league breached anti-competition laws
Leicester forward out of Legia Warsaw match after paperwork issue sees him turned away by Polish border control
Kelechi Iheanacho has been ruled out of Leicester’s Europa League clash with Legia Warsaw after being turned away by Polish border control. Kelechi Iheanacho travelled to Warsaw with Leicester but a problem with his travel documents meant he was not allowed into the country; Brendan Rodgers said: “We’ve had an issue with Kelechi. His documentation coming