Tag: backs

Klopp admits Liverpool’s defence is in crisis with only two centre backs available
Premier League

Klopp admits Liverpool’s defence is in crisis with only two centre backs available

Danny- August 6, 2018

Jurgen Klopp has admitted concerns over his defensive options, with Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez the only senior centre backs currently fit and available. ... Read More

Theresa May backs UK’s 2030 World Cup bid after England’s success at Russia 2018
World Cup

Theresa May backs UK’s 2030 World Cup bid after England’s success at Russia 2018

Danny- July 17, 2018

A UK-wide bid to host the World Cup in 2030 moved a step closer on Monday when the Government gave their strong support. The nationwide ... Read More

Rooney backs England to go all the way
Soccer News

Rooney backs England to go all the way

Danny- July 10, 2018

He may not be in Russia bidding to help England reach the World Cup final, but Wayne Rooney has certainly encapsulated the spirit of fans ... Read More

Ibrahimovic backs his country to win World Cup: I took over the world, now Sweden are taking over
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Ibrahimovic backs his country to win World Cup: I took over the world, now Sweden are taking over

Danny- June 29, 2018

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has boldly backed Sweden to win the World Cup in Russia without his services this summer. Former Manchester United striker Ibrahimovic hung up ... Read More

Kyle Walker backs Harry Kane to be England’s answer to Sergio Aguero at World Cup 2018
World Cup

Kyle Walker backs Harry Kane to be England’s answer to Sergio Aguero at World Cup 2018

Danny- June 24, 2018

Kyle Walker reckons Harry Kane can be England’s answer to Sergio Aguero. Walker bagged the Premier League title and a Carabao Cup medal for Manchester ... Read More

Lugano backs Neymar and Brazil for World Cup glory
World Cup

Lugano backs Neymar and Brazil for World Cup glory

Danny- June 24, 2018

The Selecao are still World Cup favourites, particularly after the PSG star's return, according to the former Uruguay international Former Uruguay international Diego Lugano believes ... Read More

‘Bale is a Man Utd player’ – Giggs backs Mourinho move for Real Madrid star
Soccer News

‘Bale is a Man Utd player’ – Giggs backs Mourinho move for Real Madrid star

Danny- June 19, 2018

The Red Devils legend would like to a see a man he now manages with the Wales international side make his way to Old Trafford ... Read More

Mexico boss backs Lozano for Premier League move
Soccer News

Mexico boss backs Lozano for Premier League move

Danny- June 19, 2018

Hirving Lozano's pace and ability would make him an asset to a Premier League club, according to Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio. Hirving Lozano ... Read More

Jose Mourinho backs England to beat Tunisia in World Cup opener
World Cup

Jose Mourinho backs England to beat Tunisia in World Cup opener

Danny- June 18, 2018

Jose Mourinho believes England will not suffer the same fate as several other top nations and pick up a victory in their opening World Cup ... Read More

‘Benzema should be at World Cup, not Deschamps’ – Ibrahimovic backs Madrid striker
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‘Benzema should be at World Cup, not Deschamps’ – Ibrahimovic backs Madrid striker

Danny- June 16, 2018

The Sweden legend insists that the Real Madrid striker should be in the selection for Les Bleus, even if it means sacking the manager Zlatan ... Read More

Ramos backs Hierro after shock Spain decision
World Cup

Ramos backs Hierro after shock Spain decision

Danny- June 14, 2018

The ex-defender received a vote of confidence from his captain, who dubbed him the 'perfect candidate' after Lopetegui's departure Spain captain Sergio Ramos believes Fernando ... Read More

Jurgen Klopp backs Liverpool to match Real Madrid’s experience with desire
UEFA Champions League, Premier League

Jurgen Klopp backs Liverpool to match Real Madrid’s experience with desire

Danny- May 21, 2018

Jurgen Klopp has admitted Real Madrid will have the advantage of more experience in Champions League finals, but doesn't believe it will be the only ... Read More

Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final
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Giggs backs Bale & Real Madrid to beat Liverpool in Champions League final

Danny- May 17, 2018

The Manchester United legend is hoping to see a fellow Welshman topple Jurgen Klopp's Reds and claim European football's top prize for a fourth time ... Read More

Barcelona have already spent 160m euros on 10 centre-backs in the past decade
La Liga

Barcelona have already spent 160m euros on 10 centre-backs in the past decade

Danny- May 16, 2018

The directors at the Camp Nou have suffered many a headache over the central defensive positons in recent years, with the Catalan club having brought ... Read More

Guardiola backs departing Yaya Toure to continue career after Man City
Premier League

Guardiola backs departing Yaya Toure to continue career after Man City

Danny- May 8, 2018

Pep Guardiola has urged Yaya Toure to carry on playing at the highest level ahead of the midfielder's farewell game at Manchester City. Toure will ... Read More