Tag: Alvaro Morata

Liverpool’s Mane suffers muscle injury

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

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

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

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

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

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

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