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Hudson-Odoi supports England team stance on racist abuse

Callum Hudson-Odoi has supported the idea of walking off the pitch as a team in response to racist abuse at football grounds. The Chelsea winger suffered abuse on his first start for the Three Lions in Montenegro last May which he described as “evil” at the time. The 18-year-old

Tonali compares himself to Pirlo and Gattuso after Italy debut

Sandro Tonali said he is a mix of Andrea Pirlo and Gennaro Gattuso as he compared himself to the Italy greats following his international debut. Tonali came off the bench to make his Italy bow in the country’s 5-0 rout of Liechtenstein in Euro 2020 qualifying on Tuesday. The

Angry Henderson slams Bulgaria boss´ racism denial

Jordan Henderson demanded an apology from Krasimir Balakov after the Bulgaria head coach did not offer outright condemnation of the racist abuse directed towards England players during their 6-0 Euro 2020 qualifying win in Sofia. Play was stopped twice before half-time during a comfortable victory for Gareth Southgate’s men

Bruno Fernandes Proving His 2018/19 Season Was Not A Fluke

Few players in Europe had a more successful season during the 2018/19 campaign than Sporting CP star Bruno Fernandes. The talented playmaker was the undisputed leader of a Lisbon side that reached a UEFA Europa League berth, and he quickly became one of the most prized transfer assets heading into

Donnarumma salutes Mancini after Italy book Euro 2020 place

Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma paid tribute to Azzurri coach Roberto Mancini after Saturday’s 2-0 win over Greece secured their place at Euro 2020 with three matches to spare. Italy went into the match at Rome’s Stadio Olimpico having won each of their first six Group J matches and

Debut goal doesn´t feel right – Czech hero Ondrasek

Zdenek Ondrasek admitted he is still coming to terms with the mind-blowing moment of scoring the winning goal against England in his first international appearance for the Czech Republic. Debutant Ondrasek, 30, was the hero in Prague as the Czech Republic came from behind to boost their hopes

Mulgrew: Players responsible for heavy Scotland loss

Scotland captain Charlie Mulgrew said the players have to take responsibility for the Tartan Army’s 4-0 defeat to Russia in Moscow. The Scots’ hopes of automatic qualification for Euro 2020 ended, as they conceded four second-half goals to lose a fourth consecutive game in all competitions, trailing Russia

Rodriguez could leave AC Milan

There is a lot of turmoil at San Siro these days. Even after winning last weekend, AC Milan have sacked Marco Giampaolo after just a few months since appointing him as the manager of a new team that was expected to be built. Instead of him came

Vancouver contact Chelsea over Giroud

Could Olivier Giroud be heading to Major League Soccer? It certainly is a possibility, at least according to Sportsnet 650. They are claiming that Vancouver Whitecaps have contacted Chelsea over a potential move for the French striker. The report is suggesting that the playing time the 33-year-old Giroud

Bristol City to sign Wilfried Bony

Interesting stories are coming out of the Championship today. According to Football Insider, we might be having a minor comeback on the hands, as Wilfried Bony is nearing a move to Bristol City. The same source is claiming that Bristol are reportedly considering bringing the Ivorian striker

Man City and Chelsea to fight for Chillwell

Leicester City’s great start to the season is not going to go unnoticed. The champions from 2016 have started pretty well in the new campaign with one of the youngest squads in the league. James Maddison is already attracting biggest English clubs, whilst Ricardo Pereira is now

Under-pressure AC Milan coach Giampaolo had full confidence in Reina

Marco Giampaolo had full faith Pepe Reina would save Genoa’s late penalty due to the strength of the AC Milan goalkeeper’s character. Former Sampdoria boss Giampaolo secured a vital win to boost his chances of keeping his job as Milan coach on Saturday – Franck Kessie’s penalty ultimately

Guiseppe Rossi make a comeback and join Serie B club

You remember Guiseppe Rossi? The American-born Italian has had some career. But he has been without a club for over a year and it looks like he might be persuaded to make a return to football. He could be going to Italy’s Serie B and join one of

Barcelona 2-1 Inter Milan: Suarez double wins it

Two of European football’s juggernauts, Barcelona and Inter Milan, were always going to go head to head in their UEFA Champions League group – but few could’ve anticipated the entertaining chess match that we actually got. In the end, Barca came from behind and put Inter to

Wolves scouting Real Madrid’s Odegaard

Martin Odegaard is having a great season at Real Sociedad. The Norwegian starlet has been on loan at the Basque club from Real Madrid and it looks like he is finally finding his feet at one of the best leagues in the world. ODegaard, who famously joined

Watford are scouting Tonali

Watford are not doing well in Premier League season and they are already looking at potential moves they could make in the market. The Pozzo family is known for their impatience with their managers, so after a poor start Javi Gracia was sacked and Quique Sanchez Flores

Roma ban fan for life after sending racist messages to Juan Jesus

Roma have banned a fan for life after sending Brazilian defender Juan Jesus racist messages via social media. The club posted screenshots of the user’s Instagram account and the messages on their official Twitter account. They vowed to prevent the person responsible from ever attending a Roma match again,

Conte sets Inter record with perfect five

Antonio Conte set a club record as he became the first Inter coach to win his first five Serie A games at the helm after overseeing a 1-0 victory against Lazio. The Nerazzurri extended their perfect start to the top-flight season courtesy of Danilo D’Ambrosio’s first-half header at San Siro. Wednesday’s

Barcelona 2-1 Villarreal: Pressure eases on Valverde as Messi substituted at half-time

Barcelona earned head coach Ernesto Valverde a much-needed 2-1 LaLiga victory over Villarreal but Lionel Messi was substituted at half-time, cutting short his first start of the season. After a modest start to the campaign Valverde’s position had come under increasing scrutiny, yet goals from Antoine Griezmann and Arthur secured three welcome points

Milinkovic-Savic to sign new deal by December

Another transfer saga might be officially coming to an end. After months and even years of rumours about his potential departure, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic will be staying at Lazio. After the previous claims in early September that the Serbia international is ready for a new contract extension, the

Lyon 0-1 Paris Saint-Germain: Neymar strikes late again for Ligue 1 champions

Neymar was once again the hero for Paris Saint-Germain as his late goal secured a 1-0 win over Lyon on Sunday. Having scored a stunning stoppage-time winner against Strasbourg last weekend, the Brazil international sealed all three points against Sylvinho’s side with another brilliant finish, this time in the