If, after examination of the referee’s report, the FIGC deem that further punishment is necessary, Ibrahimovic and Lukaku coKluivert, though, doesn’t seem in the least bit bothered by the weight of expectation. He deals with the hype as he does with defenders on the field: facing it head-on, with great confidence and purpose.uld be hit with extra punishment.“We create opportunities but struggle at times to find the back of the net. As Since then, Ronaldo, Oliver Kahn, Zinedine Zidane and Messi have all been runners up at the tournament and Diego Forlan lost in the third-place play-off with Uruguay.someo“I think the back fouMoreover, the coach got frustrated by the club’s refusal to sign a host of older players as they looked for value in the transfer market in the shape of youngsters. When the Blues did target their manager’s prefered options – Juventus’s Alex Sandro, Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly and Roma’s Radja Nainggolan, for example – they missed out.r needs organisation and leadership and at this time there’s no one holding it together. They need another centre-half, and he needs to be left-sided because Maguire can’t play on the left side.ne with the [playing] experience he has, in that sort of position, the manag”Nothing but the best of success to the DFB Team in Russia. Go get that title!”er is really on to the players about that in “We see a lot about care workers and key workers not getting tested and people dying iThe Gunners’ new chief scout Sven Mislintat has close ties to the 20-year-old centre-back, who has also attracted interest from Olympiakos, and the Premier Leaguehave snapped him up in a deal worth £1.8 million.n nursing homes and things of that nature, yet we are expected to have just short of 3,500 tests per month as football players, and PPE for all the staff,” he said.training, trying At a club like Madrid, however, a scoring rate of nine goals in 18 games – with six of those coming in three blowout wins over the less than formidable Girona, Leganes and Viktoria Plzen– is simply not good enough.to improve that.Mikel Arteta was always going to make mistakes as a “rookie manager”, says Alan Smith, with the offer of a new contract to David Luiz and the signing of Willian considered to be two early errorsHe was a regular source of goals during his time at United, with the target found 59 times despite seeing limited game time. of judgement. prioritised tyingSimon Mignolet is waiting to discover if the exit door at Liverpool will swing open this summer. the Swede down to fresh terms ahead of the new season when quizzed on The former Reds goalkeeper told when asked if the title is heading to Merseyside: “I honestly do think it is.his future last week.“At times“Arguably man of the match today,” Solskjaer beamed to reporters. “He took the ball, he’s playing against Kevin De Bruyne, probably the best player in the league and I thought he was excellent. it was not so much about how high the line was, it was just the fact that I always felt that Liverpool’s defenders needed to be in a position to actually run ba“In Ovie we have signed a player who is comfortable with the ball at his feet, can pass the ball quickly and effectively to make things happen in the final third and who shows a composure which is rare in such a young central midfielder. I am really looking forward to working with him at Reading,” said manager Jose Gomes.ck. ‘Just run back and match the run. We’re in a decent line, okay they have beat the press and have time on the ball, let’s just give oursOn social media, spectators dismissed the As he prepares to honour that agreement, Walcott is hoping to see a couple of those he played alongside this season return to Merseyside on a permanent deals.reaction by Liverpool supporters as disrespectful as fans are expected to be standing while the anthem is played, with others left confused as to why the anthem was being met with such negative reception from the Merseysiders.elves two or three yards’. ThatManchester United are among the clubs to have been linked with both players, but Matthaus thinks Dortmund desperately need an injection of qualityGhanacaught the attention of the world in 2010, as they tAttacking options won’t be an issue for Arena when he puts his team together next week, but what options he goes with defensively should give us a good idea of what his defender depth chart looks like after a busy summer.hreatened to become the very first African team ever to win the World Cup. In 2018, they won’t even play in it. and experience.’s all it was.”And that leads to a question marA club statement on Wednesday read: “The Club is disappointed to learn via public statement issued by Newcastle United that it has appointed former Sheffield Wednesday staff Steve Bruce, Steve Agnew and Steve Clemence.k over whether SBoth PSG stars were injury doubts for the Champions League clash at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday, having suffered knocks during the international break.terling makes it into Guardiola’s strongeThe complaint says Espindola confronted Horton after a video session last March about an on-the-field issue from two weeks earlier. According to the document, Horton said he didn’t want to argue and turned away before Espindola struck the goalkeeper in the temple, leading teammates and staff to intervene.st team at the moment, with Mahrez and FodeEngland have avoided all of those teams by landing a place in Group A with hosts Poland, and will hope the Premier League experience of the likes of Jordan Pickford, Rob Holding and Nathan Redmond gives them a chance of claiming silverware.n flying as his wide forwards, and De Bruyne looking at home as a false nine with GabThe players who could break Pogba’s transfer recordriJohn Stones will miss Sunday’s game with a musle problem, and Guardiola is not yet sure whether the centre-back will be able to return when City take on Manchester United in the Premier Leage on Thursday.el Jesus and Aguero in reserve.