Messi ‘unhappy with Griezmann signing’

According to journalist Lluis Canut, Lionel Messi was unhappy with Barcelona signing Griezmann this summer - because the club told him there was no money. Canut revealed that Messi and his father agreed to a delay in his salaries with the club because they are told there was no money in the bank. However, shortly…

Frank Lampard Confirms New Penalty Taker For Chelsea

Frank Lampard confirmed Jorginho has replaced Ross Barkley as Chelsea’s primary penalty taker following Saturday’s win over Brighton. The England international missed a crucial spot kick against Valencia 10 days ago, spurning the opportunity to earn a point for his side on matchday one of the Champions League. Both Willian and Jorginho felt they should…

Manchester United is worse than before — Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has said Manchester United is worse than when he was the manager of the club, saying the club would finish in sixth position this season. According to Mourinho “I was sacked – probably deservedly because the final responsibility comes as a manager – but the sad reality is they’re worse than before. United…

Liverpool fans attacked in Naples

Two Liverpool supporters, aged 26 and 46, were assaulted at a bar in the city centre on Tuesday evening. Merseyside Police have confirmed two Liverpool fans have been assaulted in Naples. The Reds are in Italy ahead of their Champions League clash with Napoli. Jurgen Klopp’s side begin their title defence as they look to…

Inside Lukaku’s racism chants incident

Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford, Tammy Abraham, Paul Pogba and Kurt Zouma have been subjected to racist abuse, online or in person. Monkey chants were heard and he was understandably extremely upset. The fact is that some of the club's own 'Curva Nord' fans do not believe those chants were racist. Where was the club statement…

Nigeria legend Joseph Yobo backs Alex Iwobi to shine at Everton

Former Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo says Everton is the perfect place for compatriot Alex Iwobi to develop into a great player. Iwobi, 23, became his country's most expensive player when he left boyhood club Arsenal to join the Toffees on a five-year deal last month.  He has scored twice for the Merseyside club as he begins the new…