Monday, August 20, 2018
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World Football

Silva service resumes at Man City

David Silva took to the field with his baby boy, Mateo, and cradled him in his arms as the Manchester City team lined up before kickoff.It was a touching scene — and a rare one before a Premier...

Lopetegui pleased with Bale and Real Madrid after LaLiga opener

Julen Lopetegui praised goalscorer Gareth Bale and European champions Real Madrid as the former Spain boss celebrated his first LaLiga victory.Taking charge of his maiden LaLiga match as Madrid head coach after replacing Zinedine Zidane, Lopetegui oversaw Madrid's...

Serie A: Top five goals from week one

Edin Dzeko and Lorenzo Insigne score some superb goals as Serie A returns Source link

Guardiola praises Aguero, Silva, Jesus and Mendy as City hammer Terriers

After Manchester City put six past Huddersfield, Pep Guardiola praised several of his stars. Source link

Guardiola hits back at Mourinho 'class' jibe

Pep Guardiola insists Manchester City were not disrespectful in making a £10m documentary about the club's Premier League victory last season. Source link

Talisca's stunning free-kick in Guangzhou rout

Anderson Talisca scored a stunning free-kick against Tianjin Quanjian in the Chinese Super League to put Guanzhou Evergrande 4-0 ahead. Source link

It's raining cuddly toys in Feyenoord's De Kuip

There was a touching moment during the 19th minute of the first half as Feyenoord took on Excelsior in the Eredivisie. Source link

Manchester City 6, Huddersfield 1: Champions irresistible

Raheem Sterling. Leroy Sane. Riyad Mahrez. Kyle Walker. Nicolas Otamendi. Four primary reasons Manchester City romped to record-breaking Premier League title. A club-record signing alongside them. None necessary.All were on the bench Sunday. Kevin De Bruyne was in...

Harry Kane – he DOES score in August!

Harry Kane has finally broken his August duck! Take a look at the stats behind his remarkable run, which ended with a goal against Fulham on Saturday. Source link

Liverpool midfielder Marko Grujic signs contract joins Hertha Berlin on loan

Marko Grujic has signed a new contract with Liverpool and joined Hertha Berlin on a season-long loan.Grujic put pen to paper on a new deal at Liverpool -- lasting till 2023 -- before completing his temporary switch to...

Transfer target Filipe Luis still an asset for Simeone

Atletico manager Diego Simeone still values Filipe Luis' role within the squad despite the Brazilian left back being linked with a move away from Madrid. Source link

‘Man City aren’t invincible!’ – Firmino dreaming of Premier League title glory with Liverpool

Roberto Firmino believes Liverpool are ready to finally end their long wait for a Premier League title this season.It has been 28 years since the Reds last triumphed in the top flight but there is hope around Merseyside...

‘That’s not a question for me’

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Toronto FC midfielder Michael Bradley said he has "had a few conversations" with caretaker national team manager Dave Sarachan, but declined to get into whether he anticipated getting called up for the United States'...

Germany should have defended Mesut Ozil from ‘racist attacks’

German Football Association (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel said on Sunday he should have been more supportive of Mesut Ozil when the midfielder was the target of "racist attacks."Ozil, 29, announced his international retirement last month after Germany crashed...

VAR gives Ajax late winner against VVV

VAR gave Ajax a late winner in their Eredivisie fixture at VVV. Source link

‘We trust him a lot’

Manchester City Pep Guardiola says he fully trusts Phil Foden to play significant minutes this season and expects the youngster to fill out into a more physical player in the near future.Foden, 18, was selected for the Community...

Lionel Messi free kick wins Barcelona La Liga opener (Video)

Lionel Messi’s genius will never expire.Maybe someday age will impair his physical gifts. Maybe someday his body will betray his brain. But he is so ineffably special. And after a summer of questions and criticism, Messi wasted no...

Lazio 1-2 Napoli

Napoli were made to work for their first three points of the Serie A campaign, but eventually took the spoils after a 2-1 win over Lazio on Saturday. Source link

Emery explains Ozil substitution

Unai Emery explained his reasoning for substituting Mesut Ozil, after the German had a tough time in Arsenal's 3-2 defeat at Chelsea. Source link

Eden Hazard proves the difference as Chelsea overcome Arsenal resurgence in five-goal thriller

There are two new managers at these two famous old clubs, and two new ways of playing and yet, in the end of one of the season’s early classics, the decisive influence was the magnificent Eden Hazard, coming...

Chelsea, Arsenal offer both hope and despair

LONDON — Encounters like this are why we love this game. Joy. Agony. Hope. Despair. This had all of that wrapped into a neat 90-minute bundle in west London.There was so much for both Chelsea and Arsenal to...

Bernardeschi scores winner for Juve in five-goal thriller

Federico Bernardeschi provided a Hollywood ending to Juventus' Serie A opener against Chievo on Saturday. Source link

Both teams shambolic and superb

It was everything you would have expected from two talented teams in transition. It was frantic and illogical. Patternless and insane.The twists and turns of the first meeting between Chelsea and Arsenal under their new managers made for...