Champions League and Europa League games go ahead without UEFA racism spotters in stands

All this week’s European fixtures will go ahead WITHOUT undercover spotters who report racism, anti-Semitism and homophobia inside grounds with impasse between UEFA and FARE meaning 80 high-risk games will take place with no monitoring Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) train up the undercover monitors They report back on incidents of racism and other … Read more

Chelsea: Thomas Tuchel believes Romelu Lukaku is ‘mentally tired’

Romelu Lukaku is ‘mentally tired and overplayed’, admits Thomas Tuchel, with Chelsea team-mates Mason Mount and Jorginho suffering too… as they search for a fix for £97m forward after a six-game goal drought and Paolo Di Canio’s ‘dull’ jibes Thomas Tuchel says Romelu Lukaku is ‘mentally tired’ and has been ‘overplayed’  Lukaku has failed to … Read more

‘I am ASHAMED as an Italian’: Giorgio Chiellini condemns ‘unacceptable’ racist abuse

‘I am ASHAMED as an Italian’: Giorgio Chiellini condemns ‘unacceptable’ racist abuse aimed at Napoli trio by Fiorentina fans as veteran insists ‘it is terrible publicity for Italy abroad’ Giorgio Chiellini has expressed his shame in more racist abuse in Italy  A trio of Napoli stars were racially abused by Fiorentina fans this season  Chiellini … Read more

Juventus ‘unable to reach deal to sign Manuel Locatelli after struggling to meet Sassuolo’s demands

Juventus ‘unable to reach deal for Manuel Locatelli after struggling to meet Sassuolo’s £34m demands’… so could Liverpool or Arsenal now leapfrog them to sign the midfielder? Juventus have been unable to meet the £34m asking price for Manuel Locatelli  Sassuolo are in negotiations with Juve but the fee has proved a sticking point Juve’s … Read more

Marcus Rashford hints he’d have chosen surgery over Euro 2020 if he knew he wouldn’t play a big role

Marcus Rashford hints he would have chosen shoulder surgery over England’s Euro 2020 bid ‘had I known I wouldn’t play a significant role’ as the Manchester United star slams ‘selfish’ criticism for delaying the op in lengthy social media post By Faaez Samadi For Mailonline Published: 14:28 EDT, 30 July 2021 | Updated: 14:28 EDT, … Read more

Manchester United will hold talks with Marcus Rashford over shoulder surgery

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals Man United will hold talks with Marcus Rashford over whether he undergoes shoulder surgery that could keep him out for 12 weeks when England star returns from summer break next week Marcus Rashford could undergo shoulder surgery to sort a longstanding injury It would keep the Manchester United forward out for … Read more

Jadon Sancho reveals social media footage of him training hard before he joins up with Man United

Jadon Sancho reveals social media footage of him training on holiday during his post-Euro 2020 break before he joins up with Man United for pre-season… following winger’s £73m switch from Borussia Dortmund His long-awaited, highly anticipated transfer to United was completed on July 23 The 21-year-old was given an extended break after England exploits this … Read more

Tokyo Olympics: Tiny car meet Tiny BUS! Social media goes crazy for match ball delivery

Tiny car meet Tiny BUS! Social media goes crazy for Tokyo Games’ match ball delivery in opening Rugby 7s match… as catapult ‘converts’ through mini posts on its roof to go one better than Euro 2020 version By Nathan Salt For Mailonline Published: 20:44 EDT, 25 July 2021 | Updated: 20:53 EDT, 25 July 2021 … Read more

Roma goalkeeper Robin Olsen’s move to West Ham ‘is back on after transfer to Lille collapses’

Robin Olsen’s move to West Ham ‘is back on after transfer to Lille collapses… with Hammers boss David Moyes keen to lower the age of his goalkeeping contingent and eyeing swoop for ex-Everton loanee’ Olsen, 31, played 11 times on loan at Everton last season under Carlo Ancelotti New Roma manager Jose Mourinho is understood … Read more