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Samir Nasri doping ban increased following appeal

Posted Thursday, August 02, 2018 by Skysports.com

Samir Nasri's six month ban has been increased to 18 months Samir Nasri has had his doping ban increased from six to 18 months following an appeal against the original sanction by UEFA's ethics and disciplinary inspector. In February, Nasri was given a six-month ban after receiving an intravenous treatment at a Los Angeles clinic in breach of the World Anti-Doping Agency's rules. UEFA's ethic...Full Story »

Arsenal 1 Chelsea 1 (6-5 on penalties): Cech the hero against old club

Posted Thursday, August 02, 2018 by Goal.com

Petr Cech was Arsenal's hero against his former club Chelsea as Unai Emery's side triumphed 6-5 in a penalty shoot-out after a tremendous 1-1 International Champions Cup draw in Dublin. Callum Hudson-Odoi produced another highly promising performance, the teenage attacker shining as Maurizio Sarri's side failed to make their first-half dominance count due to Alvaro Morata's poor finishing, bu...Full Story »

Celtic grind out draw against Rosenborg to progress in Champions League

Posted Thursday, August 02, 2018 by PA

Celtic negotiated their way into the third qualifying round of the Champions League with a 3-1 aggregate victory against Rosenborg following a gritty goalless draw at the Lerkendal Stadium.The Scottish champions took a two-goal advantage to Norway from the first leg of their second qualifying round in Glasgow but were tentative in a first half which saw an added-time save from keeper Craig Gordo...Full Story »

Goalkeeper problems for Burnley

Posted Thursday, August 02, 2018 by PA

Burnley are likely to be without both Nick Pope and Tom Heaton for Thursday’s Europa League clash with Aberdeen, meaning Anders Lindegaard will start in goal.Pope has had surgery on the shoulder he dislocated in the first leg while Heaton is still struggling with a calf problem. Burnley could register fourth choice Adam Legzdins as back-up for the game.Midfielder Robbie Brady (hamstring) a...Full Story »

Man Utd 2 Real Madrid 1: Sanchez runs the show as Red Devils give Mourinho reason to smile

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by Dailystar.co.uk

Man Utd vs Real Madrid LIVE: Team news and updates from International Champions Cup clash Alexis Sanchez had a goal and an assist as Manchester United won their first pre-season friendly in 90 minutes with a 2-1 victory over Real Madrid. The Spanish giants were cut down to size early on when Matteo Darmian cut back a cross into the Madrid box for Sanchez to steer home past Kiko Casilla. Jose ...Full Story »

Atletico Madrid coach Simeone pushing to beat Marseille for Giroud

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by Tribalfootball.com

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is pushing for management to bid for Olivier Giroud, The race for the Chelsea centre-forward is heating up, with Atletico and Olympique Marseille in contact with his camp about a departure from London. France Football says Simeone is a big fan of Giroud and want to see him signed in the next month. For his part, Giroud has performed a U-turn in recent wee...Full Story »

Bayern will give academy players a platform this season, says Alaba

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by squawka.com

David Alaba has said Bayern Munich's new youth development facilities will help the club achieve its goal of providing a platform for young players this season. The 26-year-old has been with Bayern for the last ten years, a period during which the German giants have won seven Bundesliga titles and Alaba has been named Austrian Footballer of the Year six times. Bayern won a sixth successive t...Full Story »

Liverpool boss Klopp claims Coutinho can't be replaced

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by Tribalfootball.com

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool can't replace Philippe Coutinho. The Brazilian joined Barcelona in January and Liverpool were expected to buy a replacement this summer, with Lyon's Nabil Fekir linked heavily. However, that deal has now fallen through. And speaking to reporters on Tuesday, Klopp admitted it would be impossible to replace his former playmaker. "You cannot replace Phil Coutinho...Full Story »

Thiago seen as an ideal signing for Barcelona dressing room

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by Marca.com

Ernesto Valverde is clear in his mind that a playmaker is the final ingredient missing from his Barcelona squad and Thiago Alcantara is one genuine option for the club. With Paulinho and Andres Iniesta leaving over the summer, Miralem Pjanic had been earmarked as the ideal signing but Juventus rebuffed all approaches forcefully, having forked out on Cristiano Ronaldo with the desire of pushin...Full Story »

Don Balon: Real Madrid eyeing Chelsea target Christian Pulisic while 'waiting' for Neymar

Posted Wednesday, August 01, 2018 by 101 GREAT GOALS

Spanish outlet Don Balon have this evening claimed that European champions Real Madrid have joined the race for in-demand Borussia Dortmund winger Christian Pulisic. BVB starletPulisic has emerged as one of world football's most highly-regarded prospects over the last couple of seasons, after breaking into Borussia Dortmund's first-team setup at the tender age of 17 in 2016. The American you...Full Story »

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