‘I want Fernando Llorente to stay at Swansea’ – Paul Clement hopes he can hang on to ‘Chelsea target’ after fine brace against Liverpool

22 Jan

Swansea manager Paul Clement believes Fernando Llorente is crucial to the Jacks’ survival battle and is determined to hang on to star striker. The Spaniard is a reported target for Chelsea, but after scoring two goals in the shock 3-2 win at Liverpool, Clement has no intention of letting him leave. “He played very well today,” the […]

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho laments ‘two points lost’ despite Wayne Rooney’s late heroics

22 Jan

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was left lamenting his side’s struggle to convert their chances after a 1-1 draw at Stoke. United dominated possession in the Premier League encounter at the Bet365 Stadium and carved out a host of goalscoring opportunities. But having failed to make the most of them thanks to a combination of […]

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho laments ‘two points lost’ despite Wayne Rooney’s late heroics

22 Jan

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was left lamenting his side’s struggle to convert their chances after a 1-1 draw at Stoke. United dominated possession in the Premier League encounter at the Bet365 Stadium and carved out a host of goalscoring opportunities. But having failed to make the most of them thanks to a combination of […]

‘I want Fernando Llorente to stay at Swansea’ – Paul Clement hopes he can hang on to ‘Chelsea target’ after fine brace against Liverpool

22 Jan

Swansea manager Paul Clement believes Fernando Llorente is crucial to the Jacks’ survival battle and is determined to hang on to star striker. The Spaniard is a reported target for Chelsea, but after scoring two goals in the shock 3-2 win at Liverpool, Clement has no intention of letting him leave. “He played very well today,” the […]

‘I want Fernando Llorente to stay at Swansea’ – Paul Clement hopes he can hang on to ‘Chelsea target’ after fine brace against Liverpool

22 Jan

Swansea manager Paul Clement believes Fernando Llorente is crucial to the Jacks’ survival battle and is determined to hang on to star striker. The Spaniard is a reported target for Chelsea, but after scoring two goals in the shock 3-2 win at Liverpool, Clement has no intention of letting him leave. “He played very well today,” the […]

Ladapo earns plaudits after second decisive goal

21 Jan

Paul Hurst saluted the impact of Crystal Palace loanee Freddie Ladapo after the striker’s goal lifted Shrewsbury out of the League One relegation zone. Having marked his home debut with the winner against Bradford a week earlier, it was a similar story […]

City denied as Ramos, Cavani show scoring form

21 Jan

Full round of 16 schedule Domestic leagues and cups SATURDAY ©Getty Images Manchester City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur (Sané 49, De Bruyne 54; Alli 58, Son 77)With victory wanted by both sides to stay in touch with leaders Chelsea, City took a […]

All the Champions League sides’ winter transfers

21 Jan

Arsenal In: Cohen Bramall (Hednesford Town) Out: none Atlético Madrid In: none Out: none Barcelona In: none Out: none Badstuber has left Bayern for Schalke©Getty Images Bayern München In: none Out: Julian Green (Stuttgart), Holger Badstuber (Schalke, loan) Benfica In: Marcelo Hermes (Grêmio) Out: Adel Taarabt […]

Antonio Valencia: ‘The best right-back in football’?

21 Jan

Manchester United manager José Mourinho suggested on Friday that Antonio Valencia is currently the best right-back in world football. It was certainly a bold claim of a player who started life as a winger before gravitating back into defence. “I think he is the best right-back you can have,” Mourinho said of the 31-year-old […]

PSG keep pressure on Ligue 1 leaders with victory over Nantes

21 Jan

Edinson Cavani maintained his prolific goalscoring form with both goals as Paris St Germain climbed to within a point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice following a 2-0 win at Nantes. Uruguay international Cavani opened the scoring midway through the first half and […]