Raheem Sterling

Manchester City pay price for carelessness with shock loss to Lyon

Pep Guardiola confessed before this game to becoming frustrated at Manchester City’s inability to do the simple things well. He will be closer to furious now that his side have lost ground in the Champions League with their most inept performance of the season, the English champions being made to …

Manchester City FC

Mauricio Pochettino Has Lost 3 Straight Games for the First Time as Tottenham Manager

​<p>Mauricio Pochettino has seen his Tottenham side lose three successive games against Watford, Liverpool and now Inter, the latter the result of last …

Manchester United FC

Manchester City obviously aren't in crisis after shock Lyon loss — but Pep Guardiola might well see it as one

Pep Guardiola looked a tortured soul as he looked down from his executive box.<p>Banned from the touchline, the Manchester City boss could not possibly …

Manchester City FC

Mikel Arteta is a 'photocopy' of Pep Guardiola but Manchester City's shock Champions League defeat by Lyon was not an ideal audition for a top job

Pep Guardiola leaves an unfillable void on the touchline. That aura alone is often enough to carry Manchester City through. His absence was obvious …

Sport (UK)

Shock Spurs star joins Chelsea and Palace men in Premier League team of the week

Players from Chelsea, Tottenham and Crystal Palace are among WhoScored.com's Premier League team of the week after the weekend's games.<p>But the …

Crystal Palace FC

Why Bernardo Silva looks set to ascend to world-class level in Kevin De Bruyne’s absence

<b>Bernardo Silva has won two consecutive league titles with two different clubs having two different levels of involvement.</b><p>For Monaco in 2016/17, he …

Bernardo Silva

Transfer Talk: Willian says he never wanted to leave Chelsea for Barcelona; Cech playing for his future

<i>The transfer window for all of Europe's big five leagues is closed, but that doesn't stop Transfer Talk from rummaging around about who will be</i> …

UEFA Champions League

Sane SOS can't salvage sorry City display

Years from now when, as a number of good judges expect, Mikel Arteta is an experienced and distinguished head coach, he will look back on his maiden …

Soccer

Sergio Aguero is on the bench for Manchester City against Lyon, and Benjamin Mendy is not in the squad. Gabriel Jesus starts up front, with Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva. Leroy Sane and Riyad Mahrez are on the bench.

Sergio Aguero is on the bench for Manchester City against Lyon, and Benjamin Mendy is not in the squad. Gabriel Jesus starts up front, with Raheem …

Bernardo Silva

Man City vs Lyon Live Stream: Watch the Champions League online

Man City vs Lyon Live Stream: Watch the Champions League online this Wednesday<p><b>Lyon travel to the Etihad Stadium tonight to face reigning Premier</b> …

UEFA Champions League

Man City can make statement with Champions League performance vs Lyon

Making a statement<p>Manchester City can't do anything about the expectations placed upon them in the Champions League.<p>Pep Guardiola's side are being …

UEFA Champions League

Leicester City must turn to Marc Albrighton if Claude Puel refuses to change system

Somewhere on the internet, there is a picture of Lionel Messi and Marc Albrighton holding up a Leicester City shirt with the winger’s name on the …

Leicester City FC

FIFA 19 ratings: Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi level, two Chelsea stars make the top 20

September 28, 2018 will be a date gaming fans will have firmly in their minds.<p>That is the day the new FIFA game will be released to the world by EA …

FIFA 19

Harry Kane improves but Mauricio Pochettino is undone in Spurs defeat at Inter

Inter scored twice late on to beat Tottenham in Champions League opener<p>Is something wrong with Harry Kane or is he suffering from wider problems …

Harry Kane

The Top 5 Player Reactions To Their FIFA Ratings

<b>There's no pleasing footballers when it comes to their FIFA stats. There's so many instances of them finding out their stats and overall rating and</b> …

EA Sports

Man City Hit Impasse Over Raheem Sterling's Contract Renewal With Pay Rise Request a Key Issue

​​Manchester City fans will be holding their breath as the latest news emanating from the club is that Raheem Sterling and the Citizens have hit a …

Manchester City FC

Revealed: Guardiola working on fresh approach to bring Champions League success to Man City

The Catalan's tactical framework is top secret but it has emerged that he is working on specific improvements to help deliver European success<p>Manchester City fans worried about it, journalists enquired about it.<p>Would Amazon’s ‘All or Nothing’ documentary leak Pep Guardiola’s closely guarded …

UEFA Champions League

Premier League player Power Rankings

Premier League player Power Rankings are back after a frantic Week 5 of the 2018-19 season.<p>With a bevvy of fine individual displays after the …

Soccer

Benjamin Mendy Opens Up About His Close Relationship With 'Father' Pep Guardiola

​Benjamin Mendy has revealed that his Manchester City teammates have teased him for his close relationship with manager Pep Guardiola.<p>Guardiola was …

Benjamin Mendy

Rumour Mill: Manchester United join race for Brazilian young gun, City stalled by Raheem Sterling’s wage demands

MANCHESTER United and Paris Saint-Germain are fighting to sign rising Brazil star Lucas Paqueta, according to reports.<p>The Flamengo midfielder made …

Manchester United FC

Fantasy Football

Our Fantasy writer looks back on the latest round of Premier League action and picks out the best players from Chelsea, Bournemouth, West Ham and more<p>Matchweek five is in the books and it was yet another exciting round of Premier League action. There were plenty of outstanding performers this …

Manchester City FC

Charlie Nicholas' Champions League predictions: Man Utd in Switzerland, Man City v Lyon

Football Expert<p>The new Champions League campaign continues on Wednesday, and Charlie Nicholas makes his predictions for the second batch of opening …

Soccer

Wilfried Zaha is RIGHT when he says referees don't protect him - but is responding in the perfect way

IT’S a toss-up as to which was the more thrilling.<p>Wilf Zaha scoring the best goal of the Premier League season to date.<p>Or the Crystal Palace forward …

Wilfried Zaha

Tuesday cannon fodder: opening armband curry

Four players who could be the next USMNT captain - Stars and Stripes FC<br>Who will wear the armband once the new manager is appointed?<p>United States opening of 'real interest' to ex-Manchester United manager David Moyes<br>Having someone give me a bag full of five million dollars is of 'real interest' to …

Manchester City FC

Raheem Sterling and Manchester City set for fresh contract talks

Raheem Sterling's long-term future at Manchester City could be secured within the next fortnight, with new contract talks set to get underway.<p><i>Sky</i> …

Manchester City FC

Transfer Talk: Raheem Sterling might leave Manchester City over salary dispute

<i>The transfer window for all of Europe's big five leagues is closed, but that doesn't stop Transfer Talk from rummaging around about who will be</i> …

Manchester City FC

All the urgency of a dog that knows it’s being taken to the vet

DIER STRAITS<p>In the run-up to Liverpool’s win over Tottenham on Saturday, Sky Sports broadcast some pre-match filler they’d recorded earlier in the week, in which Christian Eriksen and Ben Davies beat Harry Kane and Eric Dier in a round at their training ground’s putting green. While it was all just …

Harry Kane

The three ways Lucas Torreira proved to Unai Emery's he must now start for Arsenal

Much of the reaction to Arsenal's 2-1 win over Newcastle United at the weekend has centred around Lucas Torreira.<p>Despite impressing in a brief cameo …

Unai Emery

Champions League questions: Can Madrid win without Ronaldo? Can Juventus win with him?

<i>The Champions League group stage begins with 31 teams attempting to deny Real Madrid a fourth straight triumph. All of the main contenders have</i> …

UEFA Champions League

Does Liverpool’s Midfield Hold The Key To A More Controlled Approach?

<b>WE’RE in the thick of it now, of that there is no denying.</b>If the first four games, coming as they did after an earlier than normal Premier League …

Liverpool FC