Wow! We have lift off in Madrid! Less than one minute into the Champions League final and Tottenham have conceded a very questionable penalty. Sadio Mané crossed the ball onto Moussa Sissoko, who took it flush on the chest and then onto his arm – but VAR wasn’t having it.
Jurgen Klopp has dismissed talk of him being plagued by back luck as Liverpool prepare to face Tottenham in his third Champions League final. Since his domestic double at Borussia Dortmund in 2012, Klopp has been the runner-up in two Champions Leagues, the Europa League, the League Cup and two DFB-Pokals. The
Borussia Dortmund are almost certainly going to be without captain Marco Reus when they return to Champions League action on Wednesday.Reus suffered an injury against Werder Bremen last week and missed Saturday’s 3-3 draw with Hoffenheim. Dortmund are yet to discuss when they expect him to return but it isn’t
Harry Kane and Dele Alli have returned to Tottenham training, but England team-mate Eric Dier has been ruled out of Sunday’s Premier League game at home to Leicester City. Harry Kane and Dele Alli have been missing due to ankle and hamstring injuries respectively, with the England captain having initially expected to
Tottenham may finally be able to offload unwanted striker Vincent Janssen. Spurs are keen to sell the forward for £15m (€17.1m) as he does not figure in Mauricio Pochettino’s plans but they have seemingly struggled to shift him. Now though, having waited for a buyer to appear, Burnley are interested in
It was the weekend Liverpool cemented their status as title favourites, Manchester United continued their post-Mourinho form and Wolves pushed Claude Puel towards the sack. Goalkeeper Tom Heaton (Burnley) With Tom Heaton in goal, Burnley have now won three and drawn one of their last four games. Joe Hart has
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is confident Manchester United’s Alexis Sanchez will soon be back to his best ahead of Sunday’s trip to Tottenham. Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Alexis Sanchez has a “new lease of life” as the Chilean forward tries to rediscover his best form at Old
Eden Hazard could be joined by his brother if talks run smoothly.Tottenham are reportedly set to bid for Borussia Mönchengladbach forward Thorgan Hazard. Hazard has been a standout performer for Die Fohlen this season, directly contributing to 15 goals in 17 Bundesliga appearances. According to Sportbild, Mauricio Pochettino has personally
Piers Morgan and Peter Crouch have drawn the four names out of the hat The draw for the semi-finals of this season’s EFL Cup have been made on Wednesday evening with a pair of mouth-watering ties. After beating Leicester on penalties, reigning champions Manchester City will face Burton In the
The 2003-04 Arsenal team remains the only squad to go a full Premier League season without losing Dejan Lovren believes that his Liverpool side can go the entire Premier League campaign without suffering defeat. After last weekend’s 3-1 drubbing of Manchester United, the Reds are currently unbeaten through their first
After assisting a goal and scoring another in Tottenham’s win over Arsenal, Dele Alli was hit by a plastic bottle thrown from the stands. Dele Alli said being hit by a plastic bottle thrown from the Emirates Stadium stands made scoring in Tottenham’s 2-0 EFL Cup quarter-final win over Arsenal
Mauricio Pochettino is reportedly Manchester United’s prime managerial target, but Arsenal’s Unai Emery says he should stay at Tottenham. Mauricio Pochettino should reject any approach from Manchester United in order to stay at Tottenham, according to Arsenal boss Unai Emery. Jose Mourinho’s two-and-a-half-year tenure at United came to an end on Tuesday,
Several top sides face an anxious final Champions League match week as they look to move into the last 16.The final match week of the Champions League group stage is upon us and several teams still have work to do to secure their last-16 places.Former champions Inter and Liverpool are
Inter have to earn more points than Tottenham on matchday six in Champions League Group B, and Luciano Spalletti is confident they can. Luciano Spalletti is hoping the “champions” at Barcelona can help Inter seal Champions League progression, but insists he will only focus on his team’s final group-stage outing.
PSG versus Liverpool and Tottenham against Inter lead Wednesday’s Champions League matches – we look at the Opta numbers behind the games. Wednesday’s Champions League action includes high-quality matches such as Tottenham versus Inter and Paris Saint-Germain against Liverpool, as clubs seek a place in the next round. PSG’s Gianluigi
Tottenham were in dazzling form as they swatted Chelsea aside at Wembley but Mauricio Pochettino does not want them to get carried away. Mauricio Pochettino felt his Tottenham players did their talking on the pitch against Chelsea and called for them to be humble after a stunning 3-1 victory. Early