Frank Lampard took great encouragement from Chelsea’s display in the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul on Wednesday, despite the disappointment of losing on penalties to English rivals Liverpool.
Jurgen Klopp hailed “incredible” UEFA Super Cup hero Adrian and then admitted he had no idea where the goalkeeper even was a fortnight ago.
French club Marseille said on Tuesday they had sacked World Cup winner Adil Rami reportedly for ‘gross misconduct’ following a disciplinary procedure.
Mourinho claimed new Chelsea boss Frank Lampard was wrong to pick inexperienced youngsters Abraham and Mount against Manchester United. Lampard expressed surprise at Mourinho’s comments and Azpilicueta react to it also.
Super Eagles forward Henry Onyekuru has completed a permanent switch from Everton to Monaco, as Michael Emenalo leaves by mutual consent.
Brazil international Alisson limped off in the first half of Liverpool’s Premier League opener at Anfield on Friday.
The Netherlands’ most-capped player Wesley Sneijder announced on Monday his retirement from football, bringing down the curtain on a trophy-laden career that spanned 17 years.
Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze opened his goal account for Villarreal in a seven goal thriller which his team edged 4-3 against Italian Serie A side Bologna in a pre season friendly game.
Victor Osimhen is thrilled after netting a brace on his Lille debut as they kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-1 win over Nantes.
Romelu Lukaku marked his first appearance in an Inter shirt by scoring four times in his new side’s emphatic win against Virtus Bergamo.