Monthly Archives for March 2017


Roma’s De Rossi a doubt for Coppa semi-final following injury with Italy

Daniele De Rossi is actually a doubt for Roma’s Coppa Italia semi-final second leg against rivals Lazio, getting suffered a back injury while on international duty with Italy. The midfielder was withdrawn after 37 minutes of Tuesday’s 2-1 friendly win against Netherlands, returning to Italy to undergo tests ahead of a Serie A meeting with […]


Angry Mourinho says international friendlies ‘do not make sense’

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho criticised the scheduling of mid-season international friendlies immediately after losing England defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones to injury. Smalling (leg) pulled out of England’s squad just after playing in a friendly defeat to Germany, whilst Jones sustained a toe problem in education that has left him battling to play […]


Manchester City fined £35,000 by FA

The Football Association have fined Manchester City £35,000 for failing to handle their players during the 1-1 Premier League draw against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium earlier this month. City accepted the charge final week, which related to their reaction soon after a second-half penalty was awarded against them, referee Michael Oliver booking Gael Clichy […]


Liverpool terrific Fowler expects Merseyside derby dominance to continue

Robbie Fowler expects Liverpool to continue their Merseyside derby dominance by beating Everton in Saturday’s Premier League clash. Jurgen Klopp’s side won 1-0 at Goodison Park in December courtesy of Sadio Mane’s late strike, a outcome that extended the Reds’ run to 13 games without having defeat against their local rivals in all competitions. Everton […]