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Rashford set for new contract offer from Man United
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Rashford set for new contract offer from Man United

  According to reports from The Independent, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is set to reward Englishman and Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford with a new long-term deal before the end of the year. Rashford still has three years left on his current contract which he penned last year. However, the youngster will be rewarded with a new contract with new terms due to his growing importance in the team. READ: Christophe Dugarry questions Marco Verratti’s recent form The 19-year-old forward has been a starter in 5 of United's six opening Premier League games and has shown significant improvement on his performance from last season  
Christophe Dugarry questions Marco Verratti’s recent form
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Christophe Dugarry questions Marco Verratti’s recent form

  Christophe Dugarry, former French international footballer has expressed his doubts about Italy international Marco Verratti with references to his recent performances for Italy Marco Verratti was heavily linked with a move to Barcelona in the summer but remained at the Parc des Princes. However, his recent performances for the Italian national team has been questioned after he couldn't make any significant impact in PSG's draw with Montpellier. READ: Hazard reveals his desire for Fabregas’ vision on the pitch “I thought this lad could become a future [Andres] Iniesta but now he’s very, very far away from that,” Dugarry said on RMC Sport. “I won’t judge him for the Montpellier match, because the pitch was disastrous, but this lad who needed to be a leader after the...
Hazard reveals his desire for Fabregas’ vision on the pitch
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Hazard reveals his desire for Fabregas’ vision on the pitch

  Eden Hazard has noted that his game would be at a much higher level if he possessed the vision of Cesc Fabregas. The both of them are set to team up in Madrid on Wednesday for the UCL group stage clash against Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon. In the course of an interview for French Football Magazine, Hazard revealed his admiration for Fabregas' ability to read and see the game. Hazard was asked to assemble his perfect team with the heading ability of Benteke, Cristian Eriksen's free-kick prowess and the leadership traits of former Chelsea skipper John Terry. He said: 'I have had the chance to play with (Cesc) Fabregas and I can say that he has the best game vision in the world,' Hazard said. 'He does not run fast, technically he does not make gestures. READ: ...
Mendy booked to see surgeon over knee injury
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Mendy booked to see surgeon over knee injury

  Manchester City left-back Benjamin Mendy appeared to pick a knock in the game against Crystal Palace last weekend and will be undergoing further tests to ascertain the degree of the injury as there are fears that he could be out of action for several months. Mendy left the pitch before half-time in City's game against Crystal Palace on Saturday after a collision with Andros Townsend READ: Tony Pulis slams Alexis Sanchez for supposedly cheating Pep Guardiola initially disclosed that it appeared to be a knock but further added on Monday that further assessments would be carried out on Mendy to determine his availability for the UEFA Champions League tie against Shakhtar Donetsk Reports suggest that that the 23-year-old has been sent to see Dr. Ramon Cugat who has been w...
Tony Pulis slams Alexis Sanchez for supposedly cheating
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Tony Pulis slams Alexis Sanchez for supposedly cheating

  West Brom manager Tony Pulis has branded Alexis Sanchez a cheat, claiming that he dived whilst stating that his side should have been awarded a penalty in the course of the game in their 2 nil defeat to Arsenal at the Emirates. Jay Rodriguez was brought down in the area by a tackle from Shkodran Mustafi in the eighth minute, although he got back on his feet and forced Petr Cech to tip his shot onto the post as Robert Madley, the referee on the day chose to play the advantage. Pulis also pointed out the call that led to an earlier free kick awarded to Sanchez on the edge of the area after a challenge from Craig Dawson. He expressed his dissatisfaction with both incidents. "The disappointing thing is Sanchez falls for the first free-kick, that's cheating," said the West Br...
Van Nistelrooy feud with Ronaldo led to his departure from Old Trafford
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Van Nistelrooy feud with Ronaldo led to his departure from Old Trafford

  A recently published book has outlined how a feud between Cristiano Ronaldo and Ruud van Nistelrooy resulted in the departure of the Dutchman from Manchester United in 2006. The was disclosed in a new batch of diaries published by a friend of Sir Alex Ferguson, Alastair Campbell. The publication covered events that took place between 2005 and 2007 and has provided a clue to the mysterious departure of Van Nistelrooy from Old Trafford. Campbell has provided confirmation on a rumor that had been making the rounds that the Dutchman had insulted Cristiano Ronaldo and had made reference to his then recently deceased father. READ: Chelsea doing just fine without Hazard? How long? "The United manager was not sure what was going to happen with Ruud van Nistelrooy," the extrac...