Monthly Archives: July 2021

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s boldness pays off as Manchester United triumph over Paris Saint-Germain again | Football News | Sky Sports

What is it about this Manchester United side in Paris? Eighteen months on from the dizzying 3-1 win which propelled them into the Champions League quarter-finals, they returned to the Parc des Princes with a victory which was arguably even more impressive. This was no smash-and-grab. United were the better side. There was no first-leg […]

Premier League hits and misses: Manchester United’s strong chin, Manchester City’s killer instinct | Football News | Sky Sports

This Manchester United team still do plenty wrong – but one thing they have down to a tee is being able to take a punch. They have a strong chin. Ademola Lookman was the latest opposition player to score the first goal in a United fixture, meaning the league leaders have now won seven Premier […]

Raheem Sterling tests negative for coronavirus after attending party with Usain Bolt in Jamaica | Football News | Sky Sports

Raheem Sterling attended a party with Usain Bolt in Jamaica on Friday Raheem Sterling has tested negative for coronavirus after attending a party with Usain Bolt in Jamaica on Friday. The eight-time Olympic gold medal winner sparked fears when he entered self-isolation following the event and is awaiting the results of his own test. However, […]

David Alaba: Real Madrid confirm signing of Bayern Munich defender on five-year contract | Football News | Sky Sports

Real Madrid have signed David Alaba from Bayern Munich on a five-year contract. Sky in Germany reports the deal with Real that will earn him around £10.5m per year following the expiration of his Bayern contract. Real Madrid confirmed the signing on Friday evening and said Alaba would be unveiled after Euro 2020. Alaba had […]

Ruben Dias and Phil Foden help Pep Guardiola steer Manchester City to Champions League final | Football News | Sky Sports

Even on the one occasion Ruben Dias went to ground a little early, it did not matter. John Stones and Oleksandr Zinchenko were there to back him up, hurling their bodies in the way of Neymar’s shot then embracing as if they were celebrating a goal. It was a moment to sum up Manchester City’s […]

Jadon Sancho: Michael Zorc says Man Utd target in Borussia Dortmund’s plans for new season | Football News | Sky Sports

Jadon Sancho is valued at £108m by Borussia Dortmund Manchester United transfer target Jadon Sancho is in Borussia Dortmund’s plans for the upcoming season, insists the Bundesliga club’s sporting director Michael Zorc. The England international – who is valued by his club at £108m – has travelled with the Dortmund squad for their pre-season training […]

Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid want Everton manager to return as Zinedine Zidane replacement | Football News | Sky Sports

Real Madrid want to reappoint Carlo Ancelotti as manager after making the Everton boss their No 1 choice to replace Zinedine Zidane. Ancelotti previously coached Real between 2013 and 2015, and led the club to victory in the 2014 Champions League final against rivals Atletico Madrid. He also guided Real to Copa del Rey, UEFA […]

Mohamed Salah tests positive for Covid-19, Egyptian FA confirms | Football News | Sky Sports

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has tested positive for Covid-19, the Egyptian FA has confirmed. The Egyptian FA said on Twitter Salah had returned a positive test, although the 28-year-old is not showing any symptoms. The governing body added the rest of the Egypt team were negative for coronavirus, while Salah is now self-isolating and will […]