Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Tottenham Hotspur v Maccabi Haifa

Dele Alli has started just two games for Tottenham this seasonTottenham boss Jose Mourinho says "it is possible" Dele Alli will play in Thursday's Europa League qualifying play-off against Maccabi Haifa. Alli, 24, was left out of Spurs' Premier League draw...

Wigan Athletic: Administrators agree deal with Spain-based bidder

Wigan Athletic have been in administration since 1 JulyWigan Athletic's administrators say they have reached an agreement with a bidder from Spain to purchase the financially troubled League One club.In the meantime, fans have raised nearly £700,000 to support the club.The...

Leyton Orient v Cheltenham game on after coronavirus isolation ends

Leyton Orient have made an unbeaten start to the 2020-21 campaign, winning four of their five games in all competitionsLeyton Orient's League Two match against Cheltenham Town on Saturday will go ahead as scheduled.Squad members who tested positive have self-isolated for...

UEFA League

Friday's group stage draw

When and where is the draw?The 2020/21 UEFA Europa League group stage draw takes place from 13:00 CET on Friday 2 October at the House of European Football in...

Which South Americans have scored the most UEFA goals?

Most appearances by a South American** player in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying) 143: Lionel Messi (ARG – Barcelona)128: Roberto Carlos (BRA – Real Madrid, Fenerbahçe)114: Dani...

Player of 2019/20

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla's...

On Empty Stages, the Premier League Is Selling Soccer Again

On SoccerA frenzy of goals in the season’s opening three weeks is sustaining a league missing its usual spectacle.VideoAnd yet, even in those bleak circumstances, the Premier League could not have asked for a better start to the season if it...

On Empty Stages, the Premier League Is Selling Soccer Again

On SoccerA frenzy of goals in the season’s opening three weeks is sustaining a league missing its usual spectacle.VideoAnd yet, even in those bleak circumstances, the Premier League could not have asked for a better start to the season if it...

Carabao Cup 2020-21: Fixtures, teams, draw dates & all you need to know

The 2020-21 edition of the Carabao Cup began in August, with Championship, League One and League Two sides entering the competition. Manchester City lifted their seventh Carabao Cup and third title in a row  after beating Aston Villa in the final...

Sport letters: Readers have their say on football's great handball controversy

Referee Kevin Friend reviews a handball penalty decision during the English Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Everton i - ShutterstockVar has gone too far this time<p content="Why do we persevere with the Var experiment? It does not work and...

Report: BVB Deny Jadon Sancho Is Pushing for Manchester United Transfer

Martin Meissner/Associated PressBorussia Dortmund have reportedly denied Jadon Sancho's absence from their DFL-Supercup lineup is tied to any impending move to Manchester United. A respiratory infection will keep Sancho from playing against Bayern Munich. Norwegian outlet Dagbladet (h/t Goal's Ronan Murphy) reported the 20-year-old...

Eden Hazard could miss Belgium clash with England after Real Madrid man suffers another injury

Eden Hazard has suffered another injury with Real Madrid and is a doubt for the international break.Belgium face three fixtures across the two-week period, though have already confirmed that no player will feature in all three games—and Hazard was named in...

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin feels he’s back to his best after injury woes of last season

Hector Bellerin says he feels back to his best on a physical level, after a struggle with injury in 2019/20.The Arsenal man struggled for fitness early on last campaign after recovering from a long-term knee problem, and although he played plenty...

Diogo Jota has ‘pure instinct’ of a striker and is on the technical level of Liverpool’s stars, says Lijnders

Diogo Jota has the talent and traits required to be a success at the highest level, says Liverpool’s assistant boss Pepijn Lijnders.The Portuguese attacker has made only two substitute appearances since joining from Wolverhampton Wanderers for £45m but is already off...

Ademola Lookman: Fulham sign winger on season-long loan deal from RB Leipzig

Fulham have signed forward Ademola Lookman on a season-long loan deal from RB Leipzig.The 22-year-old former Charlton and Everton forward will boost a Fulham side that have suffered three straight defeats on their Premier League return.Cottagers manager Scott Parker revealed he...

Jose Mourinho praises Dele Alli’s response to being frozen out Tottenham squad

Jose Mourinho has praised the way Dele Alli has handled being frozen out of recent Tottenham squads.The 24-year-old has only featured in two of Spurs' six matches this season and did not make it past 60 minutes in either, which is...

Safety

On Empty Stages, the Premier League Is Selling Soccer Again

On SoccerA frenzy of goals in the season’s opening three weeks is sustaining a league missing its usual spectacle.VideoAnd yet, even in those bleak circumstances, the Premier League could...

Tottenham Hotspur v Maccabi Haifa

Dele Alli has started just two games for Tottenham this seasonTottenham boss Jose Mourinho says "it is possible" Dele Alli will play in Thursday's Europa League qualifying play-off against...

Friday's group stage draw

When and where is the draw?The 2020/21 UEFA Europa League group stage draw takes place from 13:00 CET on Friday 2 October at the House of European Football in...

Which South Americans have scored the most UEFA goals?

Most appearances by a South American** player in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying) 143: Lionel Messi (ARG – Barcelona)128: Roberto Carlos (BRA – Real Madrid, Fenerbahçe)114: Dani...

Player of 2019/20

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla's...

Europa League Player of 2019/20

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla's...

Europa League Player of the Year contenders

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla's...

Player of the Season contenders

Éver Banega, Bruno Fernandes and Romelu Lukaku have been shortlisted for the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League Player of the Season award.Champions League positional nominationsBanega was the puppet-master behind Sevilla's...

Group stage draw

When and where is the draw?The 2020/21 UEFA Europa League group stage draw takes place from 13:00 CET on Friday 2 October at the House of European Football in...

Who is in the group stage?

Eighteen teams have qualified automatically for the group stage.This list is subject to final confirmation from UEFA2020/21 Europa League: all you need to know2020/21 group stage as it stands Arsenal...