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Koeman hopes Everton confidence grows after draw at Brighton

Koeman hopes Everton confidence grows after draw at Brighton

Anthony Knockaert was recalled to the starting XI and gave Brighton the lead Under-pressure Everton manager Ronald Koeman said he hoped his struggling side had gained “a little bit of confidence” after Wayne Rooney’s 90th-minute penalty earned them a 1-1 draw at Brighton. The Toffees, who spent £140m on new players in the summer, have […]

Icardi hat-trick gives Inter victory in derby thriller

Icardi hat-trick gives Inter victory in derby thriller

Inter Milan have not won Serie A since 2010 Captain Mauro Icardi scored a 90th-minute winner from a controversially awarded penalty to complete his hat-trick and give Inter victory in a thrilling Milan derby. The Argentine kept his cool to slot home after Ricardo Rodriguez was harshly adjudged to have fouled Danilo D’Ambrosio following a […]

Rooney snatches point for Everton at Brighton

Rooney snatches point for Everton at Brighton

Anthony Knockaert was recalled to the starting XI and gave Brighton the lead Wayne Rooney’s 90th-minute penalty earned Everton a point against Brighton in a largely unremarkable encounter at the Amex Stadium. Brighton looked set to secure their third successive home league win when Anthony Knockaert slotted home in the 82nd minute after Jose Izquierdo’s […]

Vydra scores after 24 seconds as Derby beat Forest

Vydra scores after 24 seconds as Derby beat Forest

Matej Vydra has scored nine goals in eight league appearances against Nottingham Forest for Watford, Reading and Derby Matej Vydra scored after just 24 seconds as Derby County beat Nottingham Forest in the East Midlands derby at Pride Park. The Czech forward’s shot from 25 yards out found the bottom corner. Barrie McKay twice came […]

‘Pochettino’s cameras spot everything’ – the details that make the Spurs boss special

‘Pochettino’s cameras spot everything’ – the details that make the Spurs boss special

Mauricio Pochettino took over at Tottenham in May 2014 Putting a bib on in a bit of a sulk? Looking miserable while eating your pasta in the canteen? If you’re playing for Mauricio Pochettino, he’ll notice. West Ham defender Jose Fonte, who played under Pochettino at Southampton, has given an insight into the Tottenham manager’s […]

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd manager says he will not finish his career at the club

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd manager says he will not finish his career at the club

Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United drew 0-0 at Liverpool on Saturday Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he does not believe he will finish his career at the Premier League club. The 54-year-old Portuguese, who is in his second season with the Red Devils, has never spent more than four years in one spell at any […]

Allardyce ‘tempted’ by Scotland but says timing is not right

Allardyce ‘tempted’ by Scotland but says timing is not right

Sam Allardyce oversaw one game as England boss – a 1-0 win in Slovakia in September 2016 Former England manager Sam Allardyce has ruled himself out of contention to be Scotland’s next boss. The 62-year-old took charge of just one game as England manager after taking over in July last year – a 1-0 win […]

Allardyce ‘tempted’ by Scotland but says timing is not right

Allardyce ‘tempted’ by Scotland but says timing is not right

Sam Allardyce oversaw one game as England boss – a 1-0 win in Slovakia in September 2016 Former England manager Sam Allardyce has ruled himself out of contention to be Scotland’s next boss. The 62-year-old took charge of just one game as England manager after taking over in July last year – a 1-0 win […]

‘Scandalous’ decision annoys Wenger, Deeney responds with scathing Arsenal assessment

‘Scandalous’ decision annoys Wenger, Deeney responds with scathing Arsenal assessment

Per Mertesacker scored on his first Arsenal Premier League start since April 2016 Arsene Wenger bemoaned a “scandalous decision” to award Watford a penalty as Arsenal squandered a lead to lose 2-1 in injury time at Vicarage Road. The Gunners led through Per Mertesacker’s header but the Hornets equalised when Troy Deeney converted from the […]

‘You could not do this at Liverpool’ – were Man Utd too defensive?

Media playback is not supported on this device Liverpool 0-0 Man Utd: Reds unlucky not to win – Jurgen Klopp Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says the Anfield club would not be allowed to play like Manchester United after their goalless draw at Anfield on Saturday. Liverpool dominated for long spells but could not break United […]