Monthly Archives: September 2017

Messi ensures Barca bounce on Real stumble

Lionel Messi’s hat-trick saw Barcelona move four points clear of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga as Ousmane Dembele marked his debut with an assist in a 5-0 rout of local rivals Espanyol on Saturday. Earlier, Madrid paid for the absence of the suspended Cristiano Ronaldo and a series of missed chances by Gareth… Read More »

Match Report: Stoke City ends Manchester United flawless start to the Season in 2-2 draw

  Maxim Choupo-Moting scored twice as Stoke ended Manchester United’s perfect start to the season. Choupo-Moting bagged his first goals for Stoke since his free transfer from Schalke in the summer to end United’s 100 per cent record. United’s defending for both goals was suspect and Phil Jones lost Choupo-Moting at the back post for… Read More »

Match Report: Manchester City puts five past 10 man Liverpool

  Manchester City eased past 10-man Liverpool in a controversial encounter at the Etihad. Sadio Mane’s red card proved the decisive moment as he was dismissed for a reckless challenge on goalkeeper Ederson. The visitors had started the brighter but found themselves behind as Sergio Aguero rounded Simon Mignolet and slotted in. Gabriel Jesus added a… Read More »

Huddersfield boss David Wagner pips Jose Mourinho to win manager of the month award for August

David Wagner has been named the August manager of the month, despite Mourinho’s flawless start to the season. The Manchester United boss has guided his side to three wins out of three so far, without conceding a single goal. But he has been pipped by Terriers chief David Wagner, whose side have remarkably impressed since their promotion… Read More »

“All Arsenal legends had off days and Mesut Ozil is no different” Arsene Wenger comes to Ozil’s defense

Arsene Wenger jumped to Mesut Ozil’s defense against the Arsenal “legends” and bluntly pointed out that even his greatest players also had their weaknesses and bad games. Ozil used facebook this week to call on prominent former players to support the club rather than criticise, prompting strong responses from former Arsenal players like Ian Wright… Read More »

Jurgen Klopp declares Philippe Coutinho “fit and healthy” after Liverpool return

Philippe Coutinho returned to the Merseyside “fit and healthy” according to Jurgen Klopp after joining his team mates in training on Thursday after World Cup qualifiers with Brazil. The Reds welcome back the 25-year-old midfielder after a move to Barcelona failed materialize as Liverpool stood firm on their ‘not for sale’ tag. Despite his classy performance… Read More »

Kolasinac Voted Arsenal Player of the Month for August

The Bosnian marked his competitive debut with a towering header against Chelsea in the Community Shield to help his team clinch victory, and has impressed with his physical strength and robust performances. Kolasinac got more than half of the votes casted by Arsenal fans, with fellow new signing Alexandre Lacazette – who scored just two… Read More »