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Ferdinand claims Jose Mourinho could be sacked

Former Manchester United centre-back Rio Ferdinand has warned that Jose Mourinho’s future will be up for discussion following the side’s 3-1 loss at West Ham. United succumbed to goals from Felipe Anderson, Victor Lindelof (og) and Marko Arnautovic, rendering Marcus Rashford’s second half strike irrelevant. In his role as a BT…

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Sturridge wonderstrike cancels out Eden Hazard opener

Daniel Sturridge smashed home a sensational 89th minute equaliser to snatch a point for Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. After netting the vital strike which saw the Blues win 2-1 in the League Cup at Anfield four days earlier, Eden Hazard returned to haunt the Reds by bagging the opener,…

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Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo targets further improvements despite win

Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo insists Wolves must remain grounded as their fine start continued following victory over Southampton. Ivan Cavaleiro scored with his first touch in the Premier League before Jonny Otto added a late second to hand Wolves a clinical 2-0 victory in an even game at Molineux….

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United must sack him and spend £200m in January

Micky Gray has called for Manchester United to sack Jose Mourinho and spend £200million in the January transfer window to rectify their woeful start to the season. The Red Devils were convincingly beaten 3-1 by West Ham United on Saturday afternoon in a week of discontent. Rumours of a fallout between…

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Mourinho aims subtle dig at Manchester United hierarchy

Jose Mourinho appeared to make a less-than subtle dig at the Manchester United hierarchy in the wake of their 3-1 defeat to West Ham United. Felipe Anderson and an own goal from Victor Lindelof gave the Hammers a 2-0 lead going into the second-half before Marcus Rashford pulled a goal back….

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Paul Pogba’s performance in numbers – was he that bad?

Manchester United star Paul Pogba didn’t have the best game against West Ham but while some fans slammed him, others felt he should have stayed on. Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho, with whom the Frenchman is currently enduring a tough relationship, had no qualms in pulling the trigger though. 4 The…

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Cech stretchered off and replaced by Bernd Leno

Petr Cech was stretchered off against Watford as the Arsenal man picked up a reported hamstring injury. Shortly after taking a goal kick, the former Chelsea man was left writhing in agony on the turf shortly before the half time whistle. In his place, Bernd Leno came off the bench to…

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Man City, Arsenal and Tottenham all win, but Man United are beaten at West Ham

Here’s what happened in the 3pm kick-offs in the Premier League on Saturday, September 29 Manchester City 2-0 Brighton Manchester City pressed their claims for a title defence with a 2-0 home win over Brighton. Raheem Sterling put the home side ahead after 29 minutes following a swift counter-attack, with Sergio…

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Ramsey snubs manager Unai Emery after substitution

Aaron Ramsey snubbed Arsenal manager Unai Emery as he left the fieldagainst Watford. The Welshman appears set for the exit at the Emirates after the Gunners withdrew their offer of a new contract. Emery had told the midfielder to “prove his worth” this week but when it came to the match he…

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Premier League injuries and suspensions: Who will miss gameweek seven at every club?

The Premier League campaign is really getting going but some players are seeing their starts stalled by injuries and suspensions. Ailments are an awful part of the game and whether they’re long term ones, niggles, or twinges, they will keep players out of action, as will red cards. Fans always want…

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Mourinho denies Paul Pogba rift but insists ‘no player is bigger than the club’

Jose Mourinho is adamant his relationship with Paul Pogba is still good but was quick to reiterate that “no player is bigger than the club.” The club have been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons this week with a frustrating draw to Wolves last weekend followed by a shock Carabao…

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Deeney reveals he and Hornets team-mates had special plan to reduce threat from Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha

Watford captain Troy Deeney has admitted his team-mates would ‘take it in turns’ to kick Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha and revealed he could influence referees by using the forward’s words against him. Zaha recently called for more protection from referees after being on the wrong end of a number of…

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Emery remains tight-lipped on Aaron Ramsey’s future

Unai Emery refused to be drawn on reports Aaron Ramsey will leave Arsenal having failed to agree a new contract with the north London club. Ramsey, the midfielder, entered the final year of his deal over the summer and has been in discussions to extend his 10-year stay at the Emirates….

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Sarri says Eden Hazard can become the best player in the world but wants more

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has backed “genius” Eden Hazard to become the best player in the world if he can improve his intensity to his training. The Italian went on to say he “wants everything” from the Belgian playmaker and urged him to wring every last drop of potential out of…

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp unhappy on two counts with Chelsea equaliser

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp though his side were unlucky after a VAR decision went against them in the 2-1 Carabao Cup defeat to Chelsea. Substitute Eden Hazard fired Chelsea through with a stunning late goal at Anfield on Wednesday night. Daniel Sturridge gave Liverpool the lead just before the hour mark, with…

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Arsenal in the market to rescue Belgian winger from Chinese struggles

Arsenal are one of several clubs reported to be plotting a January move for Yannick Carrasco, according to reports in Italy. The 25-year-old winger surprised plenty in January of this year when he opted to leave Atletico Madrid for Chinese side Dalian Yifang. Although Carrasco has caught the eye with some solid…

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Sub Eden Hazard turns on the style to sink Liverpool in Carabao Cup

Substitute Eden Hazard scored a brilliant winner as Chelsea defeated Liverpool 2-1 in the Carabao Cup third round at Anfield. The Reds’ seven-match winning start to the season was halted after Hazard fired past Simon Mignolet in the 85th minute at the end of a wonderful run. Hazard’s goal came six minutes…

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Welbeck hits brace as Arsenal progress in League Cup

Arsenal survived a second-half rally from Brentford as a Danny Welbeck double proved enough to seal a place in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup. The Gunners, beaten finalists in this competition last season, were pushed all the way by a much-changed Brentford side but showed enough to advance with…

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Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba has been stripped of the club’s vice-captaincy

Jose Mourinho has said Paul Pogba is no longer the Manchester United vice-captain. Reports emerged that the Portuguese delivered his message to the United squad at the club’s Carrington training ground on Tuesday as he looks to remind the players that he is in charge. And Mourinho confirmed the news after…

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Lampard’s men claim dramatic penalty shootout victory over Jose Mourinho’s side

Manchester United are out of the Carabao Cup after being beaten 8-7 on penalties by Championship side Derby County. The game went straight to a shootout after finishing 2-2 in normal time and it was Phil Jones’ faulty spot-kick that ensured Frank Lampard got one over on his former boss Jose…

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