The Norwegian wonderkid tells FourFourTwo about the video of Dortmund fans which helped make up his mind.
Chelsea host Manchester United on Monday in what would have been considered a title showdown in the recent past. Now led by heroes from a bygone era, each boss is desperate to restore success to the club they love
Arsenal, Chelsea, Leicester, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are all targeting big names this winter.
History is written by the victors. It’s one of life’s great truisms, and, when it comes to Premier League football, it has a number of direct equivalents: ‘Nobody remembers who finished second’ … ‘What’ve they won?’ … ‘Show us your medals.’
What could have been? This lot failed to perform in the Premier League but went on to have fine careers.
Chelsea beat Manchester United 54-46 on Sunday. They did not, of course. Possession may be nine-tenths of the law, but it contributes nothing to footballing scorelines and United, with slightly less of the ball, scored four more goals.
It was 25 years ago when Gary Lineker was the main man at Nagoya Grampus Eight, where he scored nine goals in 23 appearances, before announcing his retirement from football in September 1994. His last game for the club was watched by none other than Arsene Wenger, who took over the job just a few months later. So, to pay… Read more →
Italy continued their fine run of form against the South American side on Wednesday night in a friendly in Nice, beating Uruguay 3-0 at the Allianz Riviera. Italy were gifted their opening goal in the seventh minute through Jose Gimenez. A long pass over the top from Lorenzo Insigne was brought down in the area by Andrea Belotti, but before… Read more →
Hernandez was meant to be playing in the final for her team Azzuri Cachorros U11s in a Springfield Soccer Club girls tournament before organisers said she couldn’t take part. As a result, her whole team was kicked out of the tournament too. Her father, Gerardo Hernandez, told local TV station WOWT 6 News that his daughter “was in shock”. Mili added:… Read more →