Arsenal centre back Per Mertesacker is nearing match fitness and is eyeing a return to action in the new year.
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic would have preferred a victory for his team to scoring a goal in the draw against Everton in Premier League.
Liverpool and Manchester United were caught by late sucker punches in two games that finished far more dramatically than they began on Sunday.
Mourinho’s sombre countenance on the touchline and failure to win the “hearts and minds” of his players since arriving at United could prove his downfall.
Under President Xi Jinping, China has been looking to expand its global presence in the sport.
Sunderland manager David Moyes is targeting a quick second Premier League win after finally registering a belated first with the Black Cats at the 11th time of asking when his side beat Bournemouth last weekend. The 2-1 away victory did
Burton-on-Trent: England must learn to be more streetwise but ward against arrogance, interim manager Gareth Southgate said ahead of Friday’s World Cup qualifier against old enemies Scotland at Wembley. Southgate said the difference between arrogance and confidence had come up
Burton-on-Trent: England interim manager Gareth Southgate is satisfied Manchester United’s Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw are genuinely injured, he said on Monday, despite reservations voiced by their club manager Jose Mourinho. Mourinho hit out after Smalling and Shaw missed United’s
Liverpool: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has urged his players to “be cool” after his side went top of the Premier League for the first time since he arrived at Anfield. Klopp watched Liverpool produce one of their most emphatic displays
Manchester: Pep Guardiola acknowledged Manchester City need to develop a more ruthless instinct after they were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by Middlesbrough. Guardiola’s side made a major statement on the European stage when they beat Barcelona 3-1 in