Chelsea players face fines of £20,000 for turning up late to training

Frank Lampard has ushered in a bright new era at Chelsea, lifting the negative cloud over the club brought by his predecessor Maurizio Sarri... but the Blues manager has a stern side. A leaked image of the Chelsea boss's fines system has shown the club's all time top goalscorer will not stand for any wavering standards at Stamford…

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Gives Updates on Scott McTominay Injury

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has outlined his fears that Scott McTominay could be out for two months after suffering an ankle injury. McTominay was passed fit to play in United's 3-1 win over Brighton on Sunday after suffering a knock to his foot in Thursday's Europa League victory over Partizan Belgrade. But injury…

Ronaldo: When I finish my career, I will disconnect from everything

Cristiano Ronaldo was the star on the front cover of this week's France Football magazine. The organisation that awards football's most esteemed prize for an individual player sat down with the Juventus star to find out more about him. Ronaldo on staying at the top "You have to be intelligent to stay at the top," the Portuguese…

Pogba unlikely to return before December- Solskjaer

Paul Pogba has not played for his club since September 30 and, speaking after United’s 3-1 win at Norwich – their first Premier League away win of the season – Solskjaer revealed it would likely be a minimum of around five weeks before the 26-year-old was back. “I don’t think we’ll see him maybe before…

Cristiano Ronaldo Closer To 700 Career Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo moved one strike away from his 700th career goal as Portugal edged closer to Euro 2020 with a 3-0 win against Luxembourg. Manchester City's Bernardo Silva opened the scoring before Ronaldo chipped over Anthony Moris. Valencia's Goncalo Guedes completed the scoring just before full-time. Portugal remain second in Group B, five points behind…

Cristiano Ronaldo Drops Big Hint Concerning Retirement Plan

Cristiano Ronaldo has recently shed light upon his future plans and stated that he could go on to retire from professional football in a couple of years. “I still love football,” said Ronaldo said in an interaction with SportBible. “I love to entertain the fans and the people who love Cristiano Ronaldo. It doesn’t matter…

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…

Cristiano Ronaldo Gets 162 Million Euros From Nike Deal

The Portuguese forward, formerly of Manchester United and Real Madrid, and now with Italy’s Juventus, gets a basic annual fee of 16.2 million euros ($17.8 million) from the U.S. sporting goods company, the weekly magazine Spiegel reported, citing a draft contract between Nike and Polaris Sports Ltd., which owns his worldwide marketing rights. The deal…

Virgil van Dijk has been crowned UEFA’s Men’s Player of the Year for 2018-19.

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been named UEFA Men's Player of the Year for 2018/19. The Dutch international beat off competition from three-time UEFA Men's Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo and two-time winner Lionel Messi. The 28-year-old centre-back received the trophy on stage in Monaco during the UEFA Champions League group stage draw. The…