Tag Archives: Alvaro Morata

Liverpool’s Mane suffers muscle injury

18 Aug

Sadio Mane (right) celebrates scoring his first league goal for Liverpool, against Arsenal on Sunday Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is a doubt for Saturday’s Premier League match at Burnley after suffering a muscle injury in training. The 24-year-old suffered the problem during a morning session at Melwood. Some earlier reports on Wednesday had suggested the […]

Graeme Souness picks Premier League top four… and leaves Liverpool out

17 Aug

Liverpool have invested heavily this summer and showed some very promising signs in Sunday’s 4-3 win over Arsenal at the Emirates. However, that’s not enough to woo ex-Reds star Souness. The pundit predicts that Jurgen Klopp’s side will not finish in the first four places of this season’s Premier League table. But who made the […]

Riyad Mahrez speaks out on Leicester’s title chances and transfer speculation

17 Aug

But the Foxes star, who has been linked with a move all summer, also insists there are only three clubs in the whole world who could turn his head. Leicester were brought crashing down to earth after losing the opening game of their title defence against newly-promoted crisis club Hull. And Mahrez conceded: “You are […]

Transfer report: Real Madrid starlet Martin Odegaard set for Rennes switch despite Liverpool and West Ham interest

15 Aug

West Ham and Liverpool look set to miss out on Real Madrid wonderkid Martin Odegaard, who is nearing a switch to Stade Rennais. Both Premier League clubs were reportedly keen on a loan move for the 17-year-old Norwegian, who has been hailed as a star of the future. Odegaard arrived at the Bernabeu in January […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

Manchester United and Arsenal target Davy Klaassen labels Napoli rumours as ‘nonsense’

26 May

Arsenal and Manchester United target Davy Klaassen has described talk of him joining Napoli as “nonsense”. The Dutchman is tipped for a big future and he has already been likened to Gunners legend Dennis Bergkamp. Arsenal and United are interested in signing the attacking midfielder this summer, while Napoli have made an enqiuiry too. But […]

Memphis Depay’s future at Manchester United in doubt after Louis Van Gaal’s FA Cup snub

21 May

Even players who are not in the 18 who get stripped for the game are expected to be at the final to support their team-mates and Depay could travel down to Wembley on Saturday with club officials. In more positive news, Anthony Martial re-assured Manchester United he will reject any attempt by Paris St Germain […]

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

20 May

Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent. […]

Play-off exit ‘motivation’ for Brighton

18 May

Brighton have suffered three exits at the Championship play-off semi-final stage in the last four years Defender Liam Rosenior says Brighton must use their Championship play-off semi-final defeat by Sheffield Wednesday as motivation next season. The Seagulls missed out on automatic promotion to the Premier League on goal difference and were then beaten 3-1 on […]

Ozil, Lallana and Lamela make list of best attacking midfielders in Europe based on stats

18 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE THE BEST ATTACKING MIDFIELDERS IN EUROPE’S TOP LEAGUES Football-observatory.com analysed six different ‘Key Performance Indicators’ – Rigour, Recovery, Distribution, Take-ons, Chance Creation and Shooting – to create their list. During the research, more weight was given to the last three categories as these stats were more important for the […]