PSG cruising after Lille held by Reims

Lille missed the chance to close the yawning gap between them and Paris Saint-Germain after needing a penalty in the dying moments to snatch a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw at home to mid-table Reims.

Nicolas Pepe salvaged a point for the hosts when he slotted home what appeared to be a soft spot-kick five minutes into injury time, leaving Christophe Galtier's side 13 points behind runaway leaders PSG.

PSG cruising after Lille held by Reims
PSG cruising after Lille held by Reims

PSG cruising after Lille held by Reims

Lille missed the chance to close the yawning gap between them and Paris Saint-Germain after needing a penalty in the dying moments to snatch a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw at home to mid-table Reims.

Messi’s free-kick magic keeps Barca top

Messi’s free-kick magic keeps Barca top

Lionel Messi stole the show with two free-kick goals in a blistering display as Barcelona maintained their lead at the top of La Liga with a thumping 4-0 derby win over Catalan rivals Espanyol.
Mourinho issues challenge to Pogba after missing Fulham rout

Mourinho issues challenge to Pogba after missing Fulham rout

Jose Mourinho will start Paul Pogba in Manchester United’s Champions League group game at Valencia on Wednesday, challenging the French international to show his full potential and win back his place.
Bayern climb to second, Sancho strikes as Dortmund win Ruhr derby

Bayern climb to second, Sancho strikes as Dortmund win Ruhr derby

Robert Lewandowski helped fire defending champions Bayern Munich up to second in the Bundesliga on Saturday while Jadon Sancho led leaders Borussia Dortmund to a 2-1 derby win at Schalke.
Klopp lauds Salah after hat-trick propels Liverpool to top of table

Klopp lauds Salah after hat-trick propels Liverpool to top of table

Jurgen Klopp and Eddie Howe were in agreement that Mohamed Salah is one of the world’s best players after Liverpool’s crushing 4-0 victory at Bournemouth on Saturday.
Milik brace as Napoli close gap on Juve ahead of Liverpool clash

Milik brace as Napoli close gap on Juve ahead of Liverpool clash

Polish striker Arkadiusz Milik bagged a brace as Napoli warmed up for next week’s Champions League clash with Liverpool by easing past promoted Frosinone 4-0 in Serie A to close the gap on champions Juventus to eight points.
Arsenal players filmed using ‘hippy crack’

Arsenal players filmed using ‘hippy crack’

Arsenal said Friday they will “remind players of their responsibilities” after a video emerged that appears to show a number of stars inhaling nitrous oxide.
Catalan capital derby headlines LaLiga weekend

Catalan capital derby headlines LaLiga weekend

The weekend kicks off with another derby in the Spanish capital, as Leganes and Getafe meet at Butarque.
Pochettino’s boys spurred on by tight knit bonds

Pochettino’s boys spurred on by tight knit bonds

The debate about Tottenham Hotspur’s lack of activity in the last transfer window will continue until the final day of the season.
Gunners firing on all cylinders poses questions over Ozil’s future

Gunners firing on all cylinders poses questions over Ozil’s future

Mesut Ozil has missed Arsenal’s last four matches and may be absent again when the Gunners host Huddersfield Town on Saturday.
Do Liverpool have squad depth to compete on two fronts?

Do Liverpool have squad depth to compete on two fronts?

Naby Keita has started to show he can add creativity to Liverpool’s midfield but Jurgen Klopp may question his squad’s strength in depth despite securing two Premier League wins in four days.
Mourinho struggles to make case for Manchester United defence

Mourinho struggles to make case for Manchester United defence

Jose Mourinho will be desperate for his struggling Manchester United side to put their defensive woes behind them against the Premier League’s bottom club Fulham but the form book suggests they may struggle to do so.
Schalke out to add to Dortmund’s recent derby misery

Schalke out to add to Dortmund’s recent derby misery

Schalke 04 plot to become the first Bundesliga side to beat Borussia Dortmund this season and extend the German league leaders’ recent misery in Gelsenkirchen in Saturday’s Ruhr derby.
Klopp banking on Chelsea to slow City charge as Napoli tie looms

Klopp banking on Chelsea to slow City charge as Napoli tie looms

Jurgen Klopp will be desperately hoping Chelsea can slow down Manchester City’s title charge this weekend as he balances his Premier League ambitions with a Champions League decider against Napoli.
Real into Copa del Rey last 16 after Melilla mauling

Real into Copa del Rey last 16 after Melilla mauling

Real Madrid cruised into the Copa del Rey last 16 on Thursday with a 6-1 rout of third-tier Melilla to progress 10-1 on aggregate in a competition they have won 19 times.
Liverpool’s Gomez faces six weeks out after leg fracture

Liverpool’s Gomez faces six weeks out after leg fracture

Liverpool have confirmed that defender Joe Gomez suffered a lower leg fracture during Wednesday’s Premier League victory over Burnley and faces up to six weeks on the sidelines.
‘Weird’ Libertadores final in Madrid no handicap for River, says Boca’s Tevez

‘Weird’ Libertadores final in Madrid no handicap for River, says Boca’s Tevez

Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez conceded playing a Libertadores Cup final in Madrid on Sunday will be “weird” but rejected suggestions River Plate have been put at a disadvantage.
Mourinho welcomed me back to Premier League, says Ranieri

Mourinho welcomed me back to Premier League, says Ranieri

Claudio Ranieri revealed on Thursday that Jose Mourinho was the first manager to welcome him back to the Premier League when he was appointed Fulham boss last month.
Henry, Vieira clash postponed as more games called off amid security concerns in France

Henry, Vieira clash postponed as more games called off amid security concerns in France

Henry oversaw just his second win in 10 games in charge of struggling Monaco as they beat Amiens 2-0 away on Tuesday with a brace of penalties by Radamel Falcao, but the 2017 champions remain in the bottom three.
Cavani rescues PSG in Strasbourg stalemate

Cavani rescues PSG in Strasbourg stalemate

Edinson Cavani saved a point for Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday as the Ligue 1 leaders slipped for the second time in a week with a hugely entertaining 1-1 draw at Strasbourg.
Sarri slams Chelsea’s complacency in defeat at Wolves

Sarri slams Chelsea’s complacency in defeat at Wolves

Maurizio Sarri accused his Chelsea players of over-confidence after throwing away a lead to lose 2-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderers on Wednesday.
Copa holders Barca, Atletico into last 16

Copa holders Barca, Atletico into last 16

Holders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid breezed into the Copa del Rey last 16 after wide margin wins on Wednesday.
Liverpool’s Klopp criticises Burnley approach after Gomez injury

Liverpool’s Klopp criticises Burnley approach after Gomez injury

Jurgen Klopp hit out at Burnley’s physical approach as Liverpool were left with a major injury worry after battling back from a goal down to maintain their unbeaten start to the Premier League season on Wednesday.
Liverpool close on City, Arsenal held by Man Utd in four-goal thriller

Liverpool close on City, Arsenal held by Man Utd in four-goal thriller

Liverpool closed back to within two points of Premier League leaders Manchester City by coming from behind to beat Burnley 3-1 as Manchester United and Arsenal shared the spoils in a thrilling 2-2 draw at Old Trafford.
Man City withstand late Watford onslaught to move five points clear

Man City withstand late Watford onslaught to move five points clear

Pep Guardiola called on Manchester City to learn from a nervy finish to a seventh straight Premier League victory as a 2-1 win at Watford moved the champions five points clear of Liverpool at the top of the table.
Falcao penalties lift Monaco out of relegation zone

Falcao penalties lift Monaco out of relegation zone

Radamel Falcao scored a pair of penalties as Thierry Henry’s Monaco won 2-0 at fellow strugglers Amiens to climb out of the bottom three in Ligue 1 on Tuesday.

 

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