Forced to surrender the title he had won for the previous two seasons, City boss Pep Guardiola has responded by signing Dutch international Nathan Ake from Bournemouth to finally plug the hole in the heart of his defence left by Vincent Kompany’s departure in 2019. … [Read more...] about Premier League | Will Liverpool hold off the challengers?
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Rodriguez, the former Porto man, thus rejoins Italian manager Carlo Ancelotti, who is currently at the helm of the Liverpool based club. It was Ancelotti, then the manager at Real Madrid, who had been instrumental in bringing the Columbian to Madrid in 2014. … [Read more...] about English Premier League side Everton sign Columbian midfielder James Rodriguez from Real Madrid on two-year deal
“All parties agreed that the top priority must remain public health and that it currently would not be possible to organise an event of such size with guests in Athens, as it would violate public health restrictions and constraints regarding indoor events,” said a UEFA statement. … [Read more...] about UEFA moves Champions League draw from Athens over health concerns
After a consecutive two-season win, Manchester City finished at second position in the 2019-20 season with an 18-point gap with Liverpool. A fresh campaign for Pep Guardiola will be a chance to introspect and work on Manchester City’s weakness from last season, their defence. With newly signed defenders, Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly and Bournemouth’s Nathan Ake making their position in the team, the world will be eager to see if Guardiola manages to sail the team to the crown. … [Read more...] about Defending champs Liverpool get title defence underway against Leeds United as Premier League 2020-21 kicks off
Alexander Lacazette fired the visitors ahead in the eighth minute after poor defending by the home side before new signing Gabriel made it 2-0 in the 49th and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put the icing on the cake with a superb shot into the top corner. … [Read more...] about Liverpool, Arsenal off to flying starts in new Premier League season