The Liverpool and Manchester City managers have maintained a respectful relationship as the title rivals prepare to go head-to-head at Anfield The noise grew quickly. A low hum which got louder and louder. Cheers and whistles, a ripple of applause. Enough to grab the attention away from the man at the front of the room.… Continue reading How long can Klopp vs Guardiola remain a friendly rivalry?
While the ex-Chelsea man's move to Real Madrid was one of the summer's biggest transfers, his younger sibling is outperforming him at Dortmund Given the fanfare which greeted Eden Hazard’s transfer to Real Madrid, you could have been forgiven for forgetting all about his brother Thorgan’s move to Borussia Dortmund a few weeks earlier. “At last, Hazard” howled… Continue reading Could Thorgan Hazard prove to be a better value signing than brother Eden?
The Blues youngsters once again came to the fore on an afternoon when milestones were reached and three points were gained against Crystal Palace Frank Lampard issued an ultimate vote of confidence in Chelsea's youth project when he pitted teenage right-back Reece James against one of the Premier League's most feared wingers in Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha… Continue reading James shows why he can be Chelsea’s right-back of the future in passing Zaha test as Abraham reaches landmark
Yet another hat-trick from the 32-year-old sent Ernesto Valverde's side back to the top of La Liga as the forward displayed his dead-ball prowess The football world collectively hopes it will be a long time before Lionel Messi’s genius starts to fade and the Barcelona star is proving week after week that he will not go gentle… Continue reading Messi the set-piece king as Barcelona again rely on Argentine star’s magic to see off Celta