Pep Guardiola has been charged by the Football Association for “wearing a political message, specifically a yellow ribbon”. The FA said in a statement that the Manchester City manager had breached their kit and advertising regulations which specify that “any political message” is prohibited, when wearing the ribbon, which he has worn regularly through the season.
As if Chelsea coming up against their most successful manager was not enough of an interesting narrative, Sunday also sees Manchester United boss Mourinho renew hostilities with Conte. This is the first match since a public war of words that saw the managers sling mud at one another in January. It ended with Conte calling
12:31 PM GMT Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email comment When Manchester United play Chelsea, you don’t usually need to add much of an edge. Since Chelsea won their first Premier League title in 2005, these two have been champions 10 times in 13 seasons: only the money of Manchester City and the miracle of
Rio Ferdinand has made a multi-million pound offer to save troubled non-league club Dulwich Hamlet, The Independent can reveal. Ferdinand made the offer, close to £10m, through his affordable housing company Legacy Foundation on 12 December last year, to buy the Champion Hill ground from owners Meadow Residential. Meadow rejected it and now want more
The Gunners – who suffered a scare to progress against Ostersunds in the round of 32 – will travel to the San Siro for the first leg on Thursday, March 8. The second leg takes place at the Emirates Stadium the following week on Thursday, March 15. It is the standout tie of the last-16
7:57 AM GMT Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email comment Sooner or later, Arsenal will have to find a replacement for Arsene Wenger as manager. The sands of time run out for everybody in the end and even Wenger’s reign at the Emirates Stadium has a finishing line somewhere in the not too distant future.
Borussia Dortmund striker Michy Batshuayi has claimed he was the subject of alleged racist chants from Atalanta fans during Thursday night’s Europa League clash. The Belgium international, on loan from Chelsea, played the entire 90 minutes as substitute Marcel Schmelzer’s 82nd-minute equaliser salvaged a 1-1 draw on the night which sent Dortmund into the last
The France international feels he is being singled out for criticism in training and is taking the blame for some poor results and performances in recent weeks. Pogba was left shocked when Mourinho left him out of his starting line-up for Wednesday’s Champions League clash in Seville. The French superstar was soon called into action
Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email comment Arsenal survived a scare to progress to the next round of the Europa League, despite suffering a 2-1 defeat on the night to Ostersunds. The Gunners found themselves 2-0 down at half-time, facing a situation where conceding a third goal would have seen the tie poised for extra-time.
Ostersunds FK head to Arsenal with this tie all but over after receiving a 3-0 beating at the Jamtkraft Arena last week. But this is still a stage for Graham Potter’s team to show exactly what has made them such a successful side in Sweden and up to this point in Europe. For Arsenal, it