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Man Utd transfer EXCLUSIVE: Jose Mourinho targets Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic

Posted Sunday, October 21, 2018 by hits

Man Utd news: Jose Mourinho targets Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic United boss Jose Mourinho watched both play for their country during the recent international break. But it is defender Milenkovic who is the pressing target for the Old Trafford club with the January transfer window approaching. That’s because the Fiorentina player can operate at right-back and the centre of the...Full Story »

We were outstanding under pressure, says Bayern boss Kovac

Posted Sunday, October 21, 2018 by PA8 hits

Niko Kovac was full of praise for his players after Bayern Munich’s winless streak came to an end with a 3-1 Bundesliga victory at Wolfsburg.Bayern went 2-0 up at the Volkswagen Arena via efforts from Robert Lewandowski in the 30th and 48th minutes.Things got less comfortable for the champions as they were reduced to 10 men by Arjen Robben’s 57th-minute sending-off and Wout Weghorst ...Full Story »

VfL Wolfsburg vs Bayern Munich - Under-fire Niko Kovac defends Bayern Munich form

Posted Friday, October 19, 2018 by PA22 hits

Beleaguered Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac says his side’s form is not as bad as it seems. The reigning Bundesliga champions won their first seven games in all competitions but are winless in four and currently sit seventh in the league. Kovac and his players have come under heavy criticism in the German media, with reports linking former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to the club. T...Full Story »

Bayern are not playing as a team, says under-fire Kovac

Posted Sunday, October 07, 2018 by Goal.com62 hits

Niko Kovac has cited Bayern Munich's failure to play as a team as the reason for their shock 3-0 home defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday. After winning his first seven matches in charge of the club, Kovac has now failed to guide his side to victory in three domestic games on the spin – a run that leaves them four points behind early Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund. Kov...Full Story »

Individual mistakes cost us, says under-fire Bayern boss Kovac

Posted Sunday, October 07, 2018 by PA25 hits

Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac blamed individual mistakes for the 3-0 home defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach which left him under increasing pressure going into the international break.Bayern’s winless run extended to four matches with the worst result of the lot as they failed to make their dominance in possession count and were instead hit on the break.Alassane Plea and Lars Stindl scor...Full Story »

Bayern Munich 0 - 3 Monchengladbach: Bayern stunned by Monchengladbach as pressure mounts on coach Kovac

Posted Sunday, October 07, 2018 by PA56 hits

Bayern Munich’s poor form continued on Saturday as a 3-0 home defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach piled pressure on coach Niko Kovac.A strong start soon came undone thanks to goals from Alassane Plea and Lars Stindl and Bayern struggled to mount a serious threat at the other end despite bossing possession.They finally began to build a head of steam late in the game, only for Patrick Herrman...Full Story »

James Rodriguez hits out at Kovac: This isn't Eintracht Frankfurt

Posted Saturday, October 06, 2018 by Marca.com70 hits

It's fair to say that the early months of Niko Kovac's time in charge at Bayern Munich haven't gone as smoothly as he would have hoped, and the latest negative result has seen James Rodriguez sensationally blast his coach, claiming that he was no longer at Eintracht Frankfurt. Kovac arrived in Bavaria in the summer after seeing his reputation rise following a stellar campaign with Frankfurt i...Full Story »

Bayern manager Niko Kovac rejects suggestion of dressing room disharmony

Posted Friday, October 05, 2018 by PA31 hits

Niko Kovac insists Bayern Munich are unified despite a three-match winless run that has dropped them to second in both the Bundesliga and their Champions League group.Kovac is coming under scrutiny amid the poor form that continued with the midweek home draw with Ajax, while reports in Germany point to player unrest to the extent that James Rodriguez wants to leave the club.Victory over Borussia...Full Story »

Maybe everything was a bit too easy – Kovac shocked by Bayern slump

Posted Wednesday, October 03, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com94 hits

Bayern Munich head coach Niko Kovac said his team must get down and dirty in a bid to arrest their slump. Niko Kovac said "maybe everything was a bit too easy" for Bayern Munich previously after the German giants' winless streak continued against Ajax in the Champions League. Mats Hummels' early opener was cancelled out by Noussair Mazraoui as Bayern were surprisingly held to a 1-1 draw by t...Full Story »

Hertha Berlin 2 - 0 Bayern Munich: Champions stunned as Kovac suffers first defeat

Posted Saturday, September 29, 2018 by Goal.com50 hits

Niko Kovac suffered his first loss in charge of Bayern Munich as the Bundesliga champions slipped to a concerning 2-0 loss away at Hertha Berlin on Friday. Held to a 1-1 home draw by Augsburg in midweek, the return of Robert Lewandowski, James Rodriguez and a raft of regulars failed to prevent Bayern from dropping points for a second successive outing. They were disjointed in defence and unc...Full Story »

Hertha BSC Berlin vs Bayern Munich - Boss Niko Kovac returns to Berlin roots

Posted Friday, September 28, 2018 by PA70 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac returns to his Berlin roots on Friday determined to show their midweek draw was no more than a blip.The Bundesliga champions dropped their first points of the season on Tuesday as Augsburg held them 1-1 in Munich.Hertha Berlin were beaten 3-1 at Werder Bremen on the same night, and Kovac aims to inflict more misery on his hometown club where he made more than 200 le...Full Story »

Kovac frustrated as Bayern held to late draw

Posted Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by PA36 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac knows his side cannot afford to waste chances if they are to remain top of the Bundesliga after Augsburg snatched a late 1-1 draw at the Allianz Arena.Kovac’s men were on course to maintain their perfect start, looking comfortable heading into the closing stages following Arjen Robben’s strike early in the second half.However, after failing to beat Augsb...Full Story »

Bayern Munich coach Kovac full of praise for James after goalscoring return

Posted Tuesday, September 25, 2018 by Tribalfootball.com70 hits

Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac insists he's happy working with James Rodriguez. There has been talk of Kovac being unimpressed by the on-loan Real Madrid midfielder after taking charge this summer. But he gave James his first start against Schalke and saw the Colombian score in the 2-0 win. "He does things very well, he has a sense of the situation, he has a sense of space and what I person...Full Story »

Bayern Munich vs Augsburg - Niko Kovac: Bayern haven’t won anything yet

Posted Monday, September 24, 2018 by PA52 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac has shrugged off suggestions his side already have another Bundesliga title in the bag as they prepare for Tuesday’s clash with Augsburg.Bayern go into the game on the back of four consecutive wins – a perfect start to the season – but Kovac insists he is not interested in records or statistics and is keen to take nothing for granted.Kovac told a p...Full Story »

Schalke 04 vs Bayern Munich - Kovac warns Bayern against underestimating Schalke

Posted Friday, September 21, 2018 by PA42 hits

Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac is not underestimating the threat of Schalke despite a poor start to the Bundesliga campaign from last season’s runners-up.The Royal Blues were Bayern’s closest rivals in 2017-18 – albeit finishing 21 points adrift – but three consecutive losses mean they are yet to get off the mark this term.In contrast, the Bavarians have made a formidable...Full Story »

Bayern Munich impress boss Niko Kovac as Bayer Leverkusen problems mount

Posted Sunday, September 16, 2018 by PA46 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac hailed his side’s performance as they warmed up for their Champions League opener at Benfica with a 3-1 home win over Bayer Leverkusen.Bayern have seven matches in 22 days in all competitions and Kovac shuffled his pack ahead of their hectic schedule.Serge Gnabry made his first start for the club, while Germany internationals Leon Goretzka (ankle) and Mats Hum...Full Story »

Bayern boss Kovac expects a ‘tough fight’ against struggling Leverkusen

Posted Friday, September 14, 2018 by PA36 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac has warned his side not to underestimate the threat of pointless Bayer Leverkusen when their Bundesliga campaign resumes on Saturday.Despite pre-season predictions of Leverkusen being a potential challenger to Bayern’s dominance, Heiko Herrlich’s men have suffered back-to-back defeats from their opening two league games.Kovac, though, maintains ther...Full Story »

That looked really good, says boss Kovac after Bayern brush aside Stuttgart

Posted Sunday, September 02, 2018 by PA36 hits

Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac was delighted with his side’s performance as the defending Bundesliga champions enjoyed a comfortable 3-0 win at Stuttgart.Leon Goretzka opened the scoring with a superb finish late in the first half, with Robert Lewandowski doubling Bayern’s lead in the second period before setting up Thomas Muller to complete the scoring.“That looked really go...Full Story »

Chelsea vs Bournemouth - Chelsea set to start Hazard and Kovacic at Stamford Bridge

Posted Friday, August 31, 2018 by PA91 hits

Eden Hazard and Mateo Kovacic could start at Stamford Bridge for the first time this season in Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Bournemouth on Saturday.Hazard and Kovacic, who is on loan from Real Madrid, made their first starts of the season at Newcastle last week as Chelsea made it three wins from as many league games.Playmaker Cesc Fabregas remains out with a knee injury and is Chels...Full Story »

VfB Stuttgart vs Bayern Munich - Niko Kovac makes case for the defence

Posted Friday, August 31, 2018 by PA48 hits

Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac is happy with his defensive options ahead of a Bundesliga trip to Stuttgart.Bayern, who opened their season with a 3-1 win over Hoffenheim last weekend, have Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels and Niklas Sule at their disposal, and Kovac believes that is the strongest trio in Europe.He told a press conference: “Jerome is a world-class centre-back, it’s ju...Full Story »

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