Guardiola warns Man City stars: If you´re not fit, danger is coming

1120505headerManchester City coach Pep Guardiola has warned his players “danger is coming” if they are not fully fit.

Full-back Gael Clichy revealed the new Etihad Stadium boss has banned some players from first-team training due to concerns over their fitness, while pizza and certain drinks had been outlawed…Continue Reading


Mkhitaryan prepares to prove himself at United

1120491headerHenrikh Mkhitaryan says he does not expect to be a certain starter at Manchester United despite the significant fee paid to sign him from Borussia Dortmund.

The Armenia international moved to Old Trafford for a reported sum of £26.3million, even though he had just a year left on his contract with last season’s Bundesliga runners-up… Continue Reading


Cavani: No pressure replacing Ibrahimovic

1120483headerEdinson Cavani says he welcomes the challenge of replacing Zlatan Ibrahimovic as Paris Saint-Germain’s central striker.

The Uruguay international has spent much of his career with the Ligue 1 champions playing in a wide role in order to accommodate the former Sweden captain operating as the spearhead of the attack.

With Ibrahimovic having left to join Manchester United, Cavani looks set to be deployed at the head of the forward line under new head coach Unai Emery… Continue Reading


Wenger vows to keep transfer plans ´secret´ after Lacazette snub


Arsene Wenger says he will keep Arsenal’s transfer plans “secret” after Lyon claimed they had turned down a €35million Gunners bid for Alexandre Lacazette.

Wenger has so far made just two signings in the close season, bringing in 20-year-old Rob Holding following the arrival of Switzerland star Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach… Continue Reading


Ancelotti: Bayern´s transfer business done

1120450headerBayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti has no plans to sign a replacement for Mario Gotze, insisting he is happy with his squad.

Gotze returned to Borussia Dortmund in a deal worth a reported €26million after the Germany international spent three seasons in Munich.

Bayern have added Renato Sanches and Mats Hummels to their squad in the off-season and Ancelotti insists there is no need for further strengthening… Continue Reading