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Firmino returns as Shaqiri gets first league start

Posted: 16:35, 22 Sep 2018

Roberto Firmino is back in Liverpool’s starting line-up for the visit of Southampton after recovering from an eye injury, while Xherdan Shaqiri makes his first league start for the Reds. After coming off the bench to score the winner in Liverpool’s 3-2 victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Tuesday, Firmino gave a positive assessment […] The post Firmino returns as Shaqiri gets first league start appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | WRAP: English Premiership

Posted: 16:34, 22 Sep 2018

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports from this weekend's English Premiership matches.

Sport24.co.za | Mitrovic strikes late to rescue Fulham

Posted: 16:32, 22 Sep 2018

Aleksandar Mitrovic rescued Fulham as the Serbia striker's late goal secured a 1-1 draw and denied Watford a fifth Premier League win from six games on Saturday.

Fulham 1 Watford 1: Mitrovic shines late to spoil Gray´s day

Posted: 16:21, 22 Sep 2018

Aleksandar Mitrovic cancelled out Andre Gray’s early opener as Fulham fought back to draw 1-1 with Watford in the Premier League on Saturday. Having lost their 100 per cent record with defeat to Manchester United last time out, the visitors appeared to be on course to return to winning ways after Gray found the net […] The post Fulham 1 Watford 1: Mitrovic shines late to spoil Gray´s day appeared first on Soccer News.

Ronaldo vows to lose weight and assist training after Real Valladolid purchase

Posted: 16:09, 22 Sep 2018

Brazil great Ronaldo plans to lose weight in the hope he can contribute in Real Valladolid training after becoming the majority shareholder of the Spanish club. The former Real Madrid striker acquired a 51 per cent stake for a reported €30million at the start of September, becoming chairman of the club’s board of directors as […] The post Ronaldo vows to lose weight and assist training after Real Valladolid purchase appeared first on Soccer News.

Guardiola a key factor in Aguero signing new Man City contract

Posted: 16:01, 22 Sep 2018

The club's record goal-scorer claims getting to know his decorated manager better helped him to make a decision on his future

500th goal was crucial to my new book – Ibrahimovic

Posted: 15:54, 22 Sep 2018

Zlatan Ibrahimovic said a failure to score his 500th career goal would have spoiled his new book, which went into production during the week he achieved the milestone. The LA Galaxy striker pulled off a wonderful piece of skill to net his side’s first in a 5-3 defeat to reigning MLS champions Toronto last weekend, […] The post 500th goal was crucial to my new book – Ibrahimovic appeared first on Soccer News.

Ronaldo vows to lose weight and assist training after Real Valladolid purchase

Posted: 15:51, 22 Sep 2018

Having recently become chairman of the club, the Brazilian icon says he will shed the pounds in a bid to help the club succeed

Half-Time: Baroka FC 0-2 Orlando Pirates

Posted: 15:47, 22 Sep 2018

Orlando Pirates are leading 2-0 against Baroka FC at half-time in a PSL match at the Peter Mokaba Stadium

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

Posted: 15:45, 22 Sep 2018

Man Utd, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Bayern Munich, Man City, Inter, Atletico Madrid & Borussia Dortmund are all in action - follow it as it happens!

Sport24.co.za | 'Thanks, bro' - Ozil grateful for Boateng's backing

Posted: 15:42, 22 Sep 2018

Mesut Ozil has thanked Jerome Boateng for public support in the wake of Ozil's controversial retirement from international football.

LIVE: Manchester United vs Wolves

Posted: 15:30, 22 Sep 2018

Jose Mourinho's side are looking for a third straight Premier League win as they host the Molineux outfit - follow the action LIVE!

LIVE: Liverpool vs Southampton

Posted: 15:30, 22 Sep 2018

Jurgen Klopp's side are looking to maintain their 100 per cent start to the season as they host the Saints at Anfield - follow the action LIVE!

LIVE: Cardiff City vs Manchester City

Posted: 15:30, 22 Sep 2018

Pep Guardiola's side are looking to get back to winning ways as they travel to South Wales to face the Bluebirds - follow the action LIVE!

Fulham 1 Watford 1: Mitrovic shines late to spoil Gray's day

Posted: 15:21, 22 Sep 2018

Fulham conceded inside two minutes for a second game but rallied after the break to pick up a point against Watford at Craven Cottage.

'We didn't make a song and dance!' - Warnock renews war of words with Guardiola

Posted: 15:16, 22 Sep 2018

The Cardiff City boss was unimpressed with the Catalan's reaction to their meeting in the FA Cup last season and has told him so

Sport24.co.za | Alex Ferguson 'emotional' as he returns to Old Trafford

Posted: 15:10, 22 Sep 2018

Alex Ferguson has returned to Old Trafford for the first time since undergoing an emergency brain operation in May.

I want to play right-back for England – Walker

Posted: 15:09, 22 Sep 2018

Kyle Walker would rather play at right-back for England, despite impressing in a central role at the World Cup. The Manchester City defender featured in a back three at Russia 2018, helping Gareth Southgate’s side produce an unexpected run to the semi-finals. However, Walker wants to return to his more familiar role at international level after featuring regularly down the right […] The post I want to play right-back for England – Walker appeared first on Soccer News.

I would beat Bolt for speed on the pitch, claims Traore

Posted: 15:05, 22 Sep 2018

Wolves forward Adama Traore claimed he could beat Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt for speed with a ball at his feet after being named the fastest player on FIFA 19. The former Barcelona attacker was announced as the quickest player on the popular game at the EA Sports FIFA Ratings Awards in London and he welcomed […] The post I would beat Bolt for speed on the pitch, claims Traore appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | Kyle Walker hurt by Pochettino jibes

Posted: 15:01, 22 Sep 2018

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker says he was stung by criticism from Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino after he left the club.

Liverpool vs Southampton: TV channel, live stream, squad news & previe

Posted: 15:00, 22 Sep 2018

Jurgen Klopp will be aiming to clinch his sixth consecutive Premier League home win this season when his side host the Saints at Anfield

Ferguson returns to Old Trafford for Manchester United v Wolves

Posted: 14:53, 22 Sep 2018

Alex Ferguson was at Old Trafford to watch Manchester United on Saturday for the first time since his health scare in May. The 76-year-old was pictured arriving at the ground ahead of United’s match against Wolves in the Premier League. Ferguson has largely remained out of the public eye following a brain haemorrhage that required emergency surgery. He […] The post Ferguson returns to Old Trafford for Manchester United v Wolves appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | Tighten up, Emery warns leaky Arsenal

Posted: 14:52, 22 Sep 2018

Unai Emery has warned his Arsenal stars to fix their leaky defence in time for their Premier League clash against Everton.

Walker ´hurt´ by Pochettino claims over Tottenham exit

Posted: 14:50, 22 Sep 2018

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker was “hurt” by Mauricio Pochettino’s reaction to his departure from Tottenham. Walker swapped Spurs for City at the start of last season in a deal reportedly worth an initial £45million, going on to win the Premier League and EFL Cup in his first campaign under Pep Guardiola. But the England international, […] The post Walker ´hurt´ by Pochettino claims over Tottenham exit appeared first on Soccer News.

Douglas Costa has paid his fine for Sassuolo spitting incident – Allegri

Posted: 14:40, 22 Sep 2018

Massimiliano Allegri confirmed Juventus winger Douglas Costa has paid a fine for spitting at Sassuolo’s Federico Di Francesco and asked the media to move on from the incident. Towards the end of Juve’s 2-1 win in their last Serie A fixture, Costa and Di Francesco clashed, the Brazilian headbutting and elbowing his opponent, before then […] The post Douglas Costa has paid his fine for Sassuolo spitting incident – Allegri appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | Tuchel puzzled by poor display of his PSG stars

Posted: 14:23, 22 Sep 2018

Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel admitted he was left puzzled by the lack of cohesion between his trio of star strikers against Liverpool.

Sport24.co.za | Banyana retain COSAFA Championship title in epic final

Posted: 14:02, 22 Sep 2018

Banyana Banyana has won the 2018 COSAFA Women's Championship crown after defeating Cameroon at the Wolfson Stadium in Port Elizabeth.

Sport24.co.za | Euro 2024 bidders Germany, Turkey praised by UEFA

Posted: 13:39, 22 Sep 2018

Germany and Turkey, the two candidates to host Euro 2024, were both praised in a UEFA report ahead of the vote on where it will be staged.

Sport24.co.za | Ronaldo to serve 1 match ban for UCL red - report

Posted: 13:12, 22 Sep 2018

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo will reportedly only be handed a one-match ban for the red card he received in the Champions League.

There is no problem with Cavani – Tuchel silences rumours of PSG rift

Posted: 12:58, 22 Sep 2018

Thomas Tuchel has explained Edinson Cavani’s withdrawal in Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League defeat to Liverpool was purely tactical, dismissing suggestions of a rift between coach and player. The French champions suffered a 3-2 loss at Anfield in their Group C opener on Tuesday, substitute Roberto Firmino grabbing a dramatic, late winner for the home side. Kylian Mbappe had scored […] The post There is no problem with Cavani – Tuchel silences rumours of PSG rift appeared first on Soccer News.

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