Former Liverpool Midfielder Says He 'Wishes' He Could Play for Jurgen Klopp After Derby Antics

​Former Liverpool midfielder David Thompson has come to the defence of Jurgen Klopp after his over-the-top celebrations in Liverpool’s 1-0 win over Everton, saying he ‘wishes’ he could play for a manager as passionate as the Reds boss. The German manager couldn’t contain himself after Divock Origi headed in a winner deep into stoppage time, Continue Reading

Atalanta 1-2 Napoli: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Ancelotti's Side Close Gap on Leaders Juventus

Napoli took all three points on Monday night as they overcame a spirited Atalanta side to reduce the gap on Serie A leaders Juventus to eight points.  ​The visitors got off to a dream start at the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d’Italiaas as midfielder Fabian slotted home from Lorenzo Insigne’s perfectly weighted ball inside the first minute. Atalanta went in Continue Reading

Why Real Madrid & Croatia Midfielder Luka Modric Deserved to Win the 2018 Ballon d'Or

​If France Football has any integrity, and wishes to continue its longstanding tradition of reputability and merit, then it had to give Luka Modric the Ballon d’Or at Monday night’s ceremony in Paris.  It’s as simple as that. The Croat had already picked up FIFA’s precursory ‘The Best’ award and was the prevailing favourite for the Continue Reading

Roy Hodgson Offers Verdict on Jurgen Klopp's Controversial Merseyside Derby Antics

Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has given his verdict on Jurgen Klopp’s dramatic burst onto the field of play to celebrate with goalkeeper Alisson Becker.  The Liverpool boss’ antics have divided football fans but Hodgson offered a more relaxed view on Klopp’s exuberant celebration of Liverpool’s 96th minute winning goal.  “The obvious things I am Continue Reading

Kylian Mbappe Picks Up Kopa Trophy at Ballon d'Or 2018 for Best Under-21 Player

​Kylian Mbappe has won the first ever Kopa Trophy at this year’s Ballon d’Or award ceremony, rounding off an impressive 2018 for the 19-year-old.  The new award, named after Real Madrid legend Raymond Kopa who lifted the Ballon d’Or in 1958, honours the best player under 21 in 2018.   Congratulations Kylian Mbappé (@KMbappe), the Continue Reading

Ramadan Sobhi's Agent Says Return to Al-Ahli Is His 'First Choice' Amid Rumours of Huddersfield Exit

​Huddersfield winger Ramadan Sobhi’s agent has said that a return to Egyptian side Al Ahly is the ‘first choice’ of the 21-year-old, amid rumours linking him with an exit from the Premier League side.  Since joining from Stoke in the summer, Sobhi has played only 33 minutes for the Terriers, leading to speculation about a move Continue Reading