Chelsea charged for failing to control players against Liverpool | Football News

Chelsea charged for failing to control players against Liverpool | Football News

Chelsea have been charged with two counts of disorderly conduct during their ill-tempered 1-1 draw against Liverpool at the weekend, the Football Association said on Wednesday. The game at Anfield was marred by Chelsea players fuming at referee Anthony Taylor after he sent off defender Reece James for handball and awarded Liverpool a penalty in … Read more

Ten-man Chelsea hold on for a point at Liverpool | Football News

Ten-man Chelsea hold on for a point at Liverpool | Football News

LIVERPOOL: Ten-man Chelsea delivered a fine defensive display as they held on for a 1-1 draw against Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday after defender Reece James was sent off just before halftime of the Premier League clash. Having gone in at the break at 1-1 and down a man, European champions Chelsea were pleased at … Read more

PSG to play Manchester City in Champions League group stage | Football News

PSG to play Manchester City in Champions League group stage | Football News

ISTANBUL: Paris Saint-Germain will play Manchester City in the Champions League group stage after coming out together in Thursday’s draw, with the sides set to meet in a repeat of last season’s semi-final. Pep Guardiola’s City won that tie on aggregate before losing to Chelsea in the final, but PSG have since signed Lionel Messi … Read more

Atletico sign Brazilian striker Cunha | Football News

Atletico sign Brazilian striker Cunha | Football News

MADRID: Atletico Madrid have signed Matheus Cunha from Hertha Berlin, the LaLiga champions said on Wednesday, with the Brazilian forward signing a five-year contract. Spanish media reported that Atletico had agreed to pay around 30 million euros ($35.23 million) for the 22-year-old, who scored seven Bundesliga goals in 25 starts last season. Welcome, Matheus Cunha! … Read more

Returning hero Lukaku sets Chelsea on way to 2-0 win at Arsenal | Football News

Returning hero Lukaku sets Chelsea on way to 2-0 win at Arsenal | Football News

LONDON: Romelu Lukaku marked his second Chelsea debut with his first Premier League goal for the Blues as the European champions outclassed Arsenal 2-0 on Sunday to compound the Gunners’ miserable start to the season. The Belgian has returned to Stamford Bridge for a club record £97 million ($132 million) as the missing piece of … Read more

Ibrahimovic out until after international break, says Pioli | Football News

Ibrahimovic out until after international break, says Pioli | Football News

MILAN: Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not play for AC Milan until after the international window as he recovers from a knee injury, coach Stefano Pioli said on Sunday. Veteran forward Ibrahimovic, who will turn 40 in October, has been out of action since injuring his left knee during Milan’s 3-0 league win over Juventus in May. … Read more

Martin Odegaard re-joins Arsenal from Real Madrid | Football News

Martin Odegaard re-joins Arsenal from Real Madrid | Football News

LONDON (UK): Martin Odegaard has joined Arsenal FC in a permanent transfer from Real Madrid CF, the Premier League club confirmed on Friday. The Norwegian international re-joins after spending the second half of last season on loan with Arsenal, during which time he made 20 appearances, notably scoring in Gunners’ Premier League win over Tottenham … Read more

Liverpool criticises ‘offensive and inappropriate’ chant aimed at Billy Gilmour | Football News

Liverpool criticises 'offensive and inappropriate' chant aimed at Billy Gilmour | Football News

Liverpool (UK): Liverpool FC have denounced the chants from their supporters that were aimed at the Scotland international midfielder, Billy Gilmour during their 3-0 win over Norwich City on Saturday as “offensive and inappropriate.” Gilmour who is on loan from Chelsea to Norwich City was subjected to homophobic chants by the traveling Liverpool supporters at … Read more

Alonso, Pulisic and debutant Chalobah score as Chelsea coast past Palace | Football News

Alonso, Pulisic and debutant Chalobah score as Chelsea coast past Palace | Football News

LONDON: Chelsea eased to a 3-0 home win over a toothless Crystal Palace on Saturday as the European champions made a strong statement of intent in their opening game of the Premier League season. Spanish left back Marcos Alonso fizzed a free kick into the top corner to put Chelsea in charge in the 27th … Read more

Southampton’s Jannik Vestergaard set to join Leicester, says Ralph Hasenhuettl | Football News

Southampton's Jannik Vestergaard set to join Leicester, says Ralph Hasenhuettl | Football News

Southampton defender Jannik Vestergaard is set to complete a move to fellow Premier League side Leicester City subject to a medical, manager Ralph Hasenhuettl confirmed. British media reported that a deal worth 15 million pounds ($20.72 million) has been agreed for the 29-year-old Denmark international, who joined Southampton from Borussia Moenchengladbach three years ago. Vestergaard … Read more