Tag: against

Valverde explains decision to play Lionel Messi late against Sundowns
Soccer News

Valverde explains decision to play Lionel Messi late against Sundowns

Danny- May 16, 2018

South African fans chanted Messi's name throughout the game until Valverde decided to introduce him with just 20 minutes to go FC Barcelona manager Ernesto ... Read More

Atletico Madrid have lost five European finals against teams in white
La Liga, UEFA Europa League

Atletico Madrid have lost five European finals against teams in white

Danny- May 16, 2018

Marseille will be wearing white when they take to the pitch at the Stade de Lyon on Wednesday evening, which should worry Atletico Madrid fans. ... Read More

Vincent Kompany reveals how he coped against Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ibrahimovic
Premier League

Vincent Kompany reveals how he coped against Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ibrahimovic

Danny- May 16, 2018

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has revealed how he dealt with defending against Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The Belgium international has established ... Read More

‘Pick me, not Courtois’ – Caballero wants FA Cup final start against Man Utd
FA Cup

‘Pick me, not Courtois’ – Caballero wants FA Cup final start against Man Utd

Danny- May 15, 2018

The Blues's number two goalkeeper has featured in every round of the cup so far, but will accept whatever decision his manager makes Chelsea goalkeeper ... Read More

Emmanuel Boateng scores the first hat-trick of his career against Barcelona
La Liga

Emmanuel Boateng scores the first hat-trick of his career against Barcelona

Danny- May 14, 2018

Levante welcomed Barcelona to the Estadi Ciutat de Valencia on Sunday evening comfortable in the knowledge that their LaLiga statius is secure, and with the ... Read More

Valverde: We played without thinking of what happened against Roma
La Liga

Valverde: We played without thinking of what happened against Roma

Danny- April 22, 2018

Barcelona appeared to show extra determination to shine as they racked up a 5-0 victory over Sevilla but Ernesto Valverde denied it had anything to ... Read More

Tottenham blew it against Man Utd and their moment might be passing
FA Cup

Tottenham blew it against Man Utd and their moment might be passing

Danny- April 21, 2018

At the end of a tumultuous weekend in north London, Tottenham Hotspur had a golden chance  to emphasise the shift in power in their rivalry ... Read More

Conte issues rallying cry ahead of FA Cup semi-final against Southampton
FA Cup

Conte issues rallying cry ahead of FA Cup semi-final against Southampton

Danny- April 21, 2018

Antonio Conte has urged his players to give everything in their pursuit of a positive end to a disappointing season. The Blues are unlikely to ... Read More

Lewandowski: I used ice hockey trick to score against Leverkusen
Bundesliga

Lewandowski: I used ice hockey trick to score against Leverkusen

Danny- April 19, 2018

The 29-year-old hitman has revealed that his opener in the DFB Pokal semi-final was an NHL-inspired strike Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has explained that ... Read More

Robertson eyes dream Champions League final against Real Madrid
Premier League

Robertson eyes dream Champions League final against Real Madrid

Danny- April 15, 2018

Liverpool defender Andy Robertson has a special reason for wanting to reach a dream Champions League final against Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid. Robetson was an ... Read More

Van Dijk claims training against Salah every day has improved him
Premier League

Van Dijk claims training against Salah every day has improved him

Danny- April 15, 2018

Liverpool's record signing Virgil van Dijk has thanked Mo Salah for improving his own game as the sensational Egyptian prepares for an emotional return to ... Read More

Carrick proud to inspire Pogba’s heroics against Man City
Premier League

Carrick proud to inspire Pogba’s heroics against Man City

Danny- April 14, 2018

The midfielder struck twice in the second half to help his side to a vital three points against the league leaders, and his team-mate took ... Read More

‘Man City have to show some balls’ – Lampard looking for response against Liverpool
UEFA Champions League

‘Man City have to show some balls’ – Lampard looking for response against Liverpool

Danny- April 10, 2018

The former Blues midfielder wants to see the Premier League leaders play their way out of a rare "bad patch" in a crunch Champions League ... Read More

Van Dijk couldn’t sleep after ‘total performance’ against Man City
Premier League, UEFA Champions League

Van Dijk couldn’t sleep after ‘total performance’ against Man City

Danny- April 10, 2018

After Liverpool's commanding performance in the Champions League, the Dutch defender has called for cautio Virgil van Dijk says he struggled to sleep after Liverpool's ... Read More

Di Francesco asks Roma ‘why can’t we make this miracle happen’ against Barcelona
Serie A, UEFA Champions League

Di Francesco asks Roma ‘why can’t we make this miracle happen’ against Barcelona

Danny- April 9, 2018

Eusebio Di Francesco asks Roma ‘why can’t we make this miracle happen’ against Barcelona and challenges Radja Nainggolan to ‘drag the team through’. “Playing at ... Read More