Advertisement
  The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 3 °C Sunday 21 January, 2018

#Football

# football - Monday 1 January, 2018

Tetchy Mark Hughes storms out of press conference

The Welsh boss remains confident he can turn things around at the struggling Premier League club.

Callum Wilson grounds Seagulls in pulsating clash

Bournemouth twice came from behind to seal a 2-2 draw against Brighton and Hove Albion.

Van Dijk delight over 'perfect' Liverpool switch

The former Southampton centre-back cannot wait to get started at the Reds following his world-record £75m move from Saints.

'It wasn't in the scouting footage!' - Klopp surprised by 'remarkable' Salah's goalscoring exploits

'It wasn't in the scouting footage!' - Klopp surprised by 'remarkable' Salah's goalscoring exploits

The Liverpool winger has scored 17 goals in 21 Premier League games this season and his manager suggests he’s even better than he first thought.

# football - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Refs need to protect players - Guardiola issues plea after de Bruyne injury

The Belgian was stretchered off at Selhurst Park.

United's Young facing 3-match ban after being charged over Tadic clash

Young appeared to elbow the Southampton midfielder in the stomach as they jostled at a corner yesterday.

Job search - Notts Forest now looking for a 10th manager since 2012

After one win in seven Championship matches Mark Warburton has been sacked.

Klopp delighted with 'perfect' Liverpool after come-from-behind Leicester win

The Reds drew gushing plaudits from their manager after Mohamed Salah’s brace overhauled Jamie Vardy’s early opener at Anfield.

# football - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Mourinho questions referee Pawson's 'disappointing' non-penalty call

The manager felt the decision not to award Manchester United a penalty was pivotal in a disappointing draw with Southampton

Inter's Scudetto hopes dealt another blow with Lazio stalemate

Inter are without a win in four Serie A matches following a goalless draw with Lazio, leaving them seven points adrift of Napoli.

Guardiola would win the title with Man United - Carragher

The Sky Sports pundit believes the Manchester City boss could lead their rivals to a Premier League triumph.

In-demand Evans looks to be on the way out as Pardew plans to bring in a striker

‘I have to get goals on the board otherwise you can’t win games,’ the West Brom boss said.

# football - Friday 29 December, 2017

'My form is not really something I think about too much'

Ahead of Tottenham’s trip to Swansea City next week, Dele Alli has reflected on his lack of goals this season.

Wenger 'not fearful' of Arsenal losing star man in January

Alexis Sanchez is almost in the final six months of his Arsenal contract.

# football - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Liverpool teenager accuses Uefa of brushing racism 'under the carpet'

Rhian Brewster has been subject to racist abuse in the past.

'I think Sol Bamba is slightly better than Van Dijk, defensive-wise' - Neil Warnock

Virgil van Dijk might be about to become the most expensive defender in history but Cardiff boss Neil Warnock would not swap him for Bamba.

'They wanted him to fly out!' - Capello blames Bayern stars for Ancelotti sacking

Ancelotti left the club in September and was replaced by Jupp Heynckes.

# football - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Teenager the AC Milan hero in derby win over Inter as Gattuso receives vital boost

Teenager Patrick Cutrone fired AC Milan into the Coppa Italia semi-finals.

Chilean side misses out on promotion after refusing to show up for penalty shoot-out

Deportes Vallenar’s failure to show up for a penalty shoot-out replay means Deportes Melipilla have won promotion to Chile’s second tier.

Liverpool's Jon Flanagan charged with common assault

The Anfield defender was charged following an incident in Liverpool city centre in the early hours of Friday morning.

Former World Player of the Year George Weah elected president of Liberia

The 1995 Ballon d’Or winner starred for AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco.

Wenger on Mourinho's money moans: 'I've been in that position for 21 years'

The Manchester United boss hit the headlines for lamenting his club’s apparent lack of spending power.

# football - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Leicester boss refuses to blame Schmeichel for Watford loss

The goalkeeper’s own goal handed Watford victory, but the Leicester City manager insisted all of his players should take responsibility.

Mourinho claims United don't spend enough to match City

The Red Devils’ draw with Burnley prompted their manager to decry an unfair transfer market and more poor goals conceded

Firmino nets double as ruthless Reds run riot against Swansea

The Brazilian scored twice as Liverpool thumped Swansea City 5-0 at Anfield.

Rodgers accepts £18 million-rated star striker may leave Celtic

Brighton’s reported bid for Moussa Dembele was surprising news to the Hoops boss.

Harry Kane breaks Alan Shearer's Premier League record

The Tottenham star now has more goals in a calendar year than any other striker since the 1992-93 campaign.

# football - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Southampton striker Austin charged with violent conduct following kick

He appeared to kick Huddersfield Town goalkeeper Jonas Lossl during yesterday’s Premier League clash.

# football - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Gattuso: I am the least of Milan's problems

AC Milan lost again today.

Superb Kane hat-trick equals Shearer goal record and sends Spurs above Arsenal

Tottenham saw off Burnley thanks to Harry Kane’s treble, meaning they will be above Arsenal in the table for Christmas.

'Stop spreading s**t': Isco slams claims he refused to warm up during Clasico

And Zinedine Zidane has defended his decision to start Mateo Kovacic.

Mourinho: Man United being 'punished' with Christmas fixtures

United face Leicester City this evening.

# football - Friday 22 December, 2017

'Every good player is welcome' - Barcelona's doors are open to Coutinho, says Rakitic

Philippe Coutinho reportedly remains a target for Barcelona, and Ivan Rakitic believes he would be welcomed with open arms at Camp Nou.

18 for 18: It's three and easy for Norwich City's Irish striker Adam Idah

So far, so good for the young Corkman.

# football - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Ajax suspend manager Marcel Keizer and club legend Dennis Bergkamp

General manager Edwin van der Sar says he ‘regrets’ the decision.

Would a loss in El Clasico put Zidane in hot water this weekend? Or has the club legend a bit more leeway?

Madrid-based Dermot Corrigan joins Gavan and Ryan to preview one of the biggest games in football.

Bristol 'looked like the Premier League side' against Man United – Johnson

Lee Johnson could not hide his delight after Bristol City claimed a last-gasp 2-1 quarter-final win over holders Manchester United.

Coutinho would be a 'great signing' for Barcelona - Iniesta

Andres Iniesta has no concerns over Philippe Coutinho taking his place in Barcelona’s starting XI, instead urging the club to make a move.

Bayern Munich complete €13 million signing of German striker

Wagner will arrive at Bayern in January after the Bundesliga champions announced a two-and-a-half-year deal on Thursday.

Conte hails teenager Ampadu after impressive Carabao Cup performance

The young debutant “could have a great future” at Stamford Bridge, according to his delighted manager