Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has been named CAF African Player of the Year for 2017. The Egypt forward scored the goal that secured his country a place at this year’s World Cup, while he has been in superb form since signing for the Reds. Salah has scored 23 goals for Liverpool already this season following his
Sky Sports reckon the Toffees are one of several Premier League clubs vying for his signature. Liverpool were also interested during the summer and could still launch a raid as Philippe Coutinho’s departure looks increasingly inevitable. The Daily Mail say a host of European big hitters are vying for his signature – including Manchester City
“Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane are hoping to follow in the footsteps of Leicester ace Riyad Mahrez”
The Liverpool wingers have both been nominated for the 2017 prize for best African footballer, and are hoping to follow in the footsteps of Leicester ace Riyad Mahrez who claimed the 2016 crown.
“Liverpool have recorded the most wins in top flight history, as their tally of 1,885 is 38 more than that of Arsenal in second place”
Everton have spent the most seasons in England’s top flight since their inception 140 years ago, with the Toffees featuring in 114 campaigns overall. Their
“Jose Mourinho’s behaviour has left Manchester United officials concerned over his long-term future at Old Trafford”
Reports in the Daily Mail claim the Portuguese is becoming an increasingly detached figure at the club. He still resides in London and travels by train to Manchester when necessary – where he then
Now the January transfer window is open, fans of all clubs are dreaming of superstar signings to improve their chances of success this season. Liverpool supporters have already been treated to such a deal, with £75m-man Virgil van Dijk sure to improve their defence following his arrival from Southampton. But which players do the fans
The Portuguese coach was installed as new Swans boss over the Christmas period, replacing Paul Clement after a disappointing first half to the Premier League season.
The former Sheffield Wednesday manager’s reign got off to the perfect start with a 2-1 win at Watford before a 2-0 defeat at home to Spurs.
1 July: Summer transfer window opens. Bookies install Barcelona as favourites to land Coutinho. 4 Aug: Barcelona reluctantly sell Neymar to PSG in a £200m hostile transfer. 9 Aug: Liverpool reject Barcelona’s first bid of £90m for Coutinho. A second bid is also snubbed. 11 Aug: Coutinho hands in transfer request. 12 Aug: Coutinho makes
Wigan boss Paul Cook has no new injury or suspension worries for his side’s home game against Charlton. Cook named an unchanged starting line-up for the goalless home draw against Shrewsbury on Boxing Day, but may want to make one or two
West Ham United will continue a ‘full investigation’ into the incident which saw West Bromwich Albion midfielder Jake Livermore confront a fan. West Brom issued a statement themselves on Wednesday afternoon saying their player was ‘subjected to general abuse from home supporters which he shrugged off,’ However, they also claimed Livermore acknowledged ‘he moved to