Tag: David Luiz

Pogba & Zlatan ‘worth extra 10 points’

Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrived at Old Trafford this summer Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will be worth an extra 10 points to Manchester United this season, according to a sport analytics machine. Pogba, 23, arrived at United this week for a world record £89m fee, while Ibrahimovic, 34, joined on a free. Statisticians

Mitchell to quit Spurs

Tottenham have confirmed head of recruitment Paul Mitchell, who joined at the same time as Mauricio Pochettino, is to leave the club. During his time in north London, the 34-year-old helped bring the likes of England midfielder Dele Alli and Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld to the club. A statement on Tottenham’s official website read: “The

Mourinho’s Man Utd unveiling: The verdict

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email comment Jose Mourinho was unveiled as Manchester United’s new manager on Tuesday, having succeeded Louis van Gaal following the Dutchman’s sacking in May. The former Chelsea manager started his new role this week, preparing his players for preseason and a tour of China, but has already caused a stir with his

Mane completes £34m Liverpool transfer

Sadio Mane scored against Liverpool in the Capital One Cup quarter-final in December 2015 Liverpool have completed the signing of Sadio Mane for £34m from Southampton. He joins on a five-year deal and is Liverpool’s third summer signing after German goalkeeper Loris Karius and Cameroon defender Joel Matip. The 24-year-old Senegal striker’s fee could rise

Toure among Premier League’s released

Victor Valdes, Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Adebayor are among those on the Premier League released list Kolo Toure, Victor Valdes and Emmanuel Adebayor are among the high-profile names to have been released by their Premier League clubs. Toure, 35, leaves Liverpool after three years, playing his final game in last month’s Europa League final defeat.

Pulis addresses Albion’s penalty problems

Tony Pulis has laughed off suggestions his players don’t practice penalties enough, saying you can’t replicate the pressure in training Albion have a miserable recent record from 12 yards out after missing four of their last five spot-kicks, with Saido Berahino failing with two in their 1-0 defeat to Watford last month. Latest video