Jurgen Klopp has clearly set Anfield abuzz after his arrival, with the likes of Steven Gerrard voicing their delight, but Liverpool FC chairman Tom Werner has now claimed that the owners cannot be satisfied unless the new manager lands silverware. Brendan Rodgers faced the axe after three seasons at the club and his successor and former Borussia Dortmund coach has promised at least one Premier League title in his first four years. Liverpool FC, despite being the second most decorated club on the English soil, last won the title in 1990 and have seen the likes of Chelsea FC and Manchester City rise to prominence in the meantime. The Kops almost won their first Premier League title in 2014, only for Dwight Gayle of Crystal Palace to dent their hopes in a dramatic fashion. Tom Werner made references to that season to stress upon the progress that the club had made under new ownership. He also stated that the new […]

With the Premier League gradually losing to Primera Division on all fronts, Xavi Hernandez has now revealed that the prospect of playing in the Premier League never crossed his mind as he was already with a top team in FC Barcelona. After twenty-five trophies, the former Spain international finally brought curtains down on his Camp Nou stay last summer to join Qatar-based club Al Sadd, but he admitted that the English top division could attract any player for its own unique features, labelling the competition as wonderful. . When the World Cup winner was quizzed about the team that he would have preferred to play for, he told the Express about five clubs, revealing his penchant for outfits with rich history as he shortlisted Manchester United and Liverpool FC a who have 38 English titles between them a and surprisingly snubbed Arsenal FC, who have clinched the title 13 times. Sergio Aguero gifted Manchester City with their first title in […]

Hours after Roy Hodgson revealed that Michael Carrick had suffered a slight tightening of his groin while warming up for the Estonia game, Joachim Low has now given the Red Devils’ faithfuls another reason to moan about as he announced the sidelining of Bastian Schweinsteiger. The former Bayern Munich superstar apparently felt his left thigh tighten in the final training session ahead of the European qualifier against Republic of Ireland in Dublin, on Thursday night. Consequently, he watched from the dugout as his compatriots succumbed to a disappointing 1-0 loss that has complicated chances of their qualification to a certain extent. The Germany coach stated that the veteran midfielder will also sit out the Georgia game and added that the medical staff had advised him to offer his skipper a three-day break. He denied ruling out the chances of him playing completely, as he labeled his chances slim. Despite Joachim Low believing a short-term rest could serve as the fix […]

Jose Mourinho has thanked his employer Roman Abramovich for the faith that he still apparently has in him, despite the chances of Chelsea FC winning a piece of silverware this season becoming slimmer with the passage of time. Chelsea FC have managed only two wins in eight games in the Premier League this season including a surprise victory over title contenders Arsenal and can only hope for a Champions League berth as the Manchester club and Football Association Cup winners have already positioned themselves firmly at the pinnacle of the table. . The former Real Madrid manager admitted that being given the vote of confidence by players and management had filled him with pride and pledged to work hard. However, he claimed to be oblivious to the reason behind their stutters and added that his side would even clinch their second Champions League title this season. a This fills me with pride. It shows the faith Roman Abramovich has in […]

Nolito has denied ruling out the possibility of a winter transfer, thereby giving more momentum to . the rumours linking him with a move to FC Barcelona and Arsenal FC, while talking to the press ahead of the Spain-Luxembourg clash in Logrono later this week. Manuel Agudo Duran has arguably reached his fullest potential in the wake of his return to Primera Division with Celta de Vigo, discreetly notching up double figures every season. He has already added five goals and three assists to his name, despite only playing seven games and has, thus, made keeping him at Balaidos a herculean task for his club. Even though he only answered vaguely, he appeared to have been carried away by the FC Barcelona links after being released by the Catalan giants only four years ago. However, the 28-year-old also pledged his focus to his current team and added that he could still continue to fine-tune his game. “I try to be […]