Messi ‘has lost a bit of desire’ and ‘can’t compete’ with Ronaldo’s achievements

Paris Saint-Germain star Lionel Messi has lost some of his desire, reckons Ally McCoist. The ex-Barcelona man played as part of a front-three alongside Kylian Mbappe and Neymar in a 2-1 Champions League loss to Man City on Wednesday night, but once again his performance was lacking. Getty Messi wasn’t at his best for PSG […]

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Jurgen Klopp hails Thiago Alcantara’s wonderstrike after Liverpool make it five from five in Champions League against Porto

Jurgen Klopp hailed Thiago Alcantara’s ‘thunderball’ goal as Liverpool made it five wins from five in the Champions League group stages against Porto. The 30-year-old broke the deadlock with a sublime low, first-time, 25-yard half-volley which was subsequently added to by Mohamed Salah’s sixth European goal of the season. GETTY Klopp loved Thiago’s goal just […]

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Mauricio Pochettino fails Manchester United audition as PSG’s timid offensive display at Man City exhibits big problem and ‘overrated’ Neymar slammed

Mauricio Pochettino failed his audition for the Manchester United job on Wednesday evening as PSG were outplayed by Manchester City at the Etihad. The Premier League champions produced a superb response after falling behind to a goal from Kylian Mbappe against the run of play early in the second half. GETTY Pochettino’s men were outplayed […]

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Messi’s incredible record against English teams ahead of Man City showdown

Lionel Messi will be hoping to continue his incredible record against English teams with another goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s clash with Manchester City on Wednesday evening. The Argentine notched his first goal for PSG when the two sides met in the reverse fixture back in September in the Champions League. Getty Messi waited until he […]

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Chelsea ‘the best team in the world’ but injuries to key duo could hurt the ‘machine’

Chelsea have been labelled ‘the best team in the world’ after their destruction of Italian giants Juventus, with manager Thomas Tuchel earning huge praise. The name Juventus strikes fear into many a side, but not Chelsea, who tore through their opponents at to win 4-0 at Stamford Bridge in a sublime second half showing. Getty […]

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Super Sancho, clever Carrick – what we learned from Man United’s win

The problems are still there but Manchester United’s win at Villarreal shows that there’s light at the end of the tunnel. The Red Devils began life without Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a 2-0 triumph against the Spanish outfit – a result that seals Man United’s place in the last-16 of the Champions League. Getty Jadon […]

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Villarreal v Man United live commentary: VDB and Sancho start, Fernandes benched

Manchester United will begin life after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a key Champions League clash away to Villarreal this evening. Solskjaer was finally shown the door following United’s woeful 4-1 defeat to Watford on Saturday. The Red Devils have lost seven of their last 13 games in all competitions and the club have decided now […]

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PSG make Ramos decision for City clash as Messi talks ‘weird’ and ‘spectacular’ bond

Sergio Ramos could finally make his Paris Saint-Germain debut against Manchester City, four months after joining the Ligue 1 side. And superstar Lionel Messi has admitted it’s ‘weird’ to now call the Spanish defender a friend and teammate, even branding their bond ‘spectacular’, after many years of their bitter Barcelona and Real Madrid rivalry. AFP […]

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Liverpool fans who booed Suarez labelled ‘shameful’ but Anfield now adores Salah

They say football fans are a fickle bunch and Liverpool fans were in no mood for sentiment during their Champions League win over Atletico Madrid. The Reds had few problems as they cruised to a 2-0 win over the LaLiga side thanks to goals from Diogo Jota and Sadio Mane. Getty Job done for the […]

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Manchester City just one point away from Champions League knockout stages after Club Brugge demolition at the Etihad as Joao Cancelo rivals Trent Alexander-Arnold with records three assists

Manchester City were made to work hard, but ultimately prevailed with a 4-1 victory against Club Brugge which leaves them just one point away from the Champions League knockout stages. It was a difficult first half for the Citizens, although they did find the breakthrough when Joao Cancelo fired a low shot across the box […]

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