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Croatia vs Scotland: Context, H2H, key battles, subplots & predicted line-ups

Croatia vs Scotland – Context: This is quite simply a make-or-break game for both teams. Croatia and Scotland have failed to win a single match so far at Euro 2020 and will need to win if they have any hope of going through.Croatian came into the tournament knowing that they would be without some major hitters with the likes of Ivan Rakitic and Mario Mandzukic both retired. Those that have replaced them have so far failed to impress. Ivan Perisic is the singular goalscorer; another ageing member...
Tags: England, Scotland, Sport, Czech Republic, Soccer, Premier League, Wembley, Croatia, Atletico Madrid, Steven Naismith, Hampden Park, Andrew Robertson, Mario Mandzukic, Ivan Perisic, Ivan Rakitic, David Marshall


5 things you need to know about England vs Czech Republic & Scotland vs Croatia

Euro Daily: June 22, 2021 The penultimate round of European Championship group stage fixtures will see just a pair of games played out, as the likes of Scotland and Croatia eye up crucial 3-point hauls.Below, check out five things you need to know about Tuesday’s action. 1) England vs Czech Republic repercussions As things stand, it remains all to play for in Group D. When it comes to England’s meeting with the Czech Republic, if the latter manage to avoid defeat, they will be guaranteed...
Tags: England, Scotland, Russia, Sport, Czech Republic, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, West Ham United, Raheem Sterling, Everton, Portugal, Belgium, Wembley, Finland


Bobby Zamora scores spectacular goal for friend's team in Colchester

The ex-Premier League player was spotted playing for a friend's team in Colcheste
Tags: Football, Premier League, Colchester, Bobby Zamora


One in, one out? As Arsenal close on Lokonga, Aston Villa prepare improved Smith Rowe bid

 A pair of updates surrounding potential ins-and-outs at Premier League giants Arsenal have come to the fore on Monday evening. Anderlecht starlet incoming? The first centers on a possible addition to Mikel Arteta’s ranks in the middle of the park.Recent weeks have of course seen a whole host of midfield talents tipped to arrive at the Emirates, chiefly of an attacking nature. The likes of Nabil Fekir, Emi Buendia and even James Maddison were named, at some point or another, as targets on the pa...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Aston Villa, Arsenal, Anderlecht, Emirates, Everton, Belgium, Afc, Mikel Arteta, Villa, north London, Thomas Partey, ESR


West Ham boost as Jesse Lingard speaks out over future

 West Ham, and any other suitors for that matter, have today been handed a potential boost in the race for Jesse Lingard’s signature. Irons stint Attacking midfielder Lingard of course made the move to the London Stadium during the winter window.On the back of a dismal opening half to the campaign, during which he failed to garner a single Premier League appearance for Manchester United, Lingard was granted a loan departure, to top-flight rivals West Ham.And to say that the 28-year-old subsequen...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, West Ham United, Manchester, West Ham, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Jesse Lingard, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, FPL, Molineux, Lingard, Manchester United Lingard


Arsenal in surprise link with out of favour Everton defender Kenny

 Arsenal have emerged as a potential landing spot for Everton defender Jonjoe Kenny this summer, according to reports. Bellerin to move on? The right-back spot represents something of a problem area at the Emirates ahead of next season.This comes with the future of long-time first-choice Hector Bellerin having been thrown up in the air, on the back of another disappointing year for the Spaniard in North London.In fact, as per a number of reliable sources, Bellerin, who slipped out of favour unde...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Celtic, Arsenal, Emirates, Everton, Carlo Ancelotti, Lille, Mikel Arteta, Psg, Norwich City, north London, Hector Bellerin, Kenny


Liverpool not currently believed to be in the market for a midfielder

A report from England on Monday suggests Liverpool may not choose to replace the recently departed Georginio Wijnaldum. Wijnaldum departs Liverpool After five years at the club, Georginio Wijnaldum’s Liverpool stint has finally come to an end.The midfielder joined the Reds from Newcastle in 2016 and went on to become a key cog in Jurgen Klopp’s midfield.The now 30-year-old notched 237 appearances for Liverpool and was instrumental in them securing their 6th Champions League and first-ever Premie...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Netherlands, Newcastle, Belgium, Finland, Denmark, Jordan Henderson, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Klopp, Lfc, Reds


Is something special happening at Arsenal this transfer window or is it just talk?

Arsenal: A move in the right direction Arsenal fans are very used to seeing the club linked with a whole host of players by the media during the transfer window.Some genuine, some quite farfetched and others leaving Gunners supporters scratching their heads at how, why and sometimes “who on earth?”However, the summer of 2021, although still only in June, has left some very interesting and hopeful signs of a change in the club. Having struggled to recruit effectively over the last decade, some wo...
Tags: England, Milan, Sport, Frankfurt, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Marseille, Arsenal, Juventus, Leicester, Olivier Giroud, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain, David Luiz, Giroud, Josh


Antonio Rudiger willing to leave Chelsea on a free next summer if contract offer doesn’t arrive

An update on Antonio Rudiger’s Chelsea contract situation has been forthcoming in the British press on Monday. Rudiger impressing with Chelsea Rudiger has been on Chelsea’s books since July of 2017. The German, though, has endured a fairly mixed stint during his time at Stamford Bridge.All told, Rudiger has featured 148 times in all competitions for Chelsea, across which he has scored seven goals and provided three assists.However, throughout much of Frank Lampard’s time at the club, Rudiger pro...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Belgium, Finland, Denmark, Sky Sports, Frank Lampard, Psg, Stamford, Thomas Tuchel, Antonio Rudiger, Sky Sports News, Rudiger, Chelsea Rudiger


Man City make ‘official bid’ for Tottenham’s Harry Kane

An update on Manchester City’s reported pursuit of Harry Kane has emerged on Monday afternoon. Harry Kane wants to leave Tottenham Harry Kane is, of course, one of the best centre-forwards currently plying their trade in Europe’s top-five leagues.The Spurs youth product has been a consistent threat in the Premier League for many years now.And even though Tottenham had a pretty dismal 2020/21 season on the whole, Kane continued to shine. In 35 Premier League outings, he managed to score 23 goals,...
Tags: Europe, London, City, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Levy, Spurs, Tottenham, Raheem Sterling, Belgium, Finland, Denmark, Harry, Harry Kane


“The project is alive” Barcelona president Joan Laporta backs Super League

“The project is alive” Just when it was believed that the dreaded Super League might not rear its ugly head, one of the big guns pulls it back to the fore.Barcelona president Joan Laporta spoke with club members at a meeting where he confirmed that the concept is not dead and the amount of money it would be worth to the club.“The project is alive,” Laporta said. Claiming it would be worth, “a minimum of 700 million euros ($830.3 million) per season for Barcelona”.He continued speaking with membe...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Spurs, Fifa, Real Madrid, Everton, Bayern Munich, Carlo Ancelotti, Jose Mourinho, Uefa, Roma, Super League, Hoffenheim


Arsenal’s reported interest in Joaquin Correa played down by transfer expert

Arsenal’s reported interest in Joaquin Correa has been dismissed by a transfer expert. Who is Joaquin Correa? Joaquin Correa joined current club Lazio in August of 2018.The Italian outfit are believed to have paid around £13m to Sevilla to land the Argentine.Since signing for Lazio, Correa has featured 117 times in all competitions, across which he has scored 30 goals and provided 18 assists.Correa’s natural position sees him playing behind a no.9, usually Ciro Immobile for the Biancocelesti.How...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Italy, Arsenal, Sevilla, Emirates Stadium, Mikel Arteta, Lazio, Ciro Immobile, London England, Correa, Joaquin Correa, Maddison, Lucas Torreira


William Saliba latest: Marseille keen to pair youngster with David Luiz/Newcastle also interested

 A fresh update on the future of Arsenal defender William Saliba has been forthcoming in the French media on Sunday evening. Allianz Riviera stint French starlet Saliba of course spent the last few months plying his trade in Ligue 1, with OGC Nice.This came with the 20-year-old having endured an altogether disappointing opening half to the campaign in North London, during which he was restricted to outings with Arsenal’s youth sides.Saliba, though, subsequently went on to enjoy a solid stint bac...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Marseille, Arsenal, Emirates, Nice, Mikel Arteta, Metz, north London, David Luiz, Ligue, Ccedil, Luiz, Saint Etienne


William Saliba latest: Marseille keen to pair youngster with David Luiz/Newcastle also keen

 A fresh update on the future of Arsenal defender William Saliba has been forthcoming in the French media on Sunday evening. Allianz Riviera stint French starlet Saliba of course spent the last few months plying his trade in Ligue 1, with OGC Nice.This came with the 20-year-old having endured an altogether disappointing opening half to the campaign in North London, during which he was restricted to outings with Arsenal’s youth sides.Saliba, though, subsequently went on to enjoy a solid stint bac...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Marseille, Arsenal, Emirates, Nice, Mikel Arteta, Metz, north London, David Luiz, Ligue, Ccedil, Luiz, Saint Etienne


Arsenal’s transfer priorities for summer window revealed

An insight into Arsenal’s summer transfer window priorities has emerged on Sunday. Arsenal need to improve The Gunners would have a pretty subpar 2020/21 on the whole. After securing an FA Cup during his first season in charge, Arsenal fans were no doubt eager to see Mikel Arteta build on that.However, the Spaniard’s first full season in the Emirates dugout would be disappointing to say the least.Arsenal would finish the campaign sat down in 8th place in the Premier League on a meager 61 points,...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Arsenal, Anderlecht, Emirates, Brighton, Europa League, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, David Luiz, Nabil Fekir, Gabriel, Arteta, Unai Emery, Maddison


Watford join Arsenal in hunt for Glen Kamara, as Euro 2020 performances continue to turn heads

 Premier League newcomers Watford are expressing a keen interest in the signature of Rangers star Glen Kamara, according to reports. Rangers standout Finnish international Kamara lit up the Scottish football landscape once again this past season.After initially making the move up north to join Dundee in 2017, the all-action midfielder’s impressive displays were quickly picked up on by giants Rangers.In turn, the 25-year-old swapped the Kilmac Stadium for Ibrox a little over two years ago, and ha...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Steven Gerrard, Arsenal, Newcastle, Dundee, Rangers, Ibrox, Watford, Mikel Arteta, Kamara, Joe Willock, Xisco, Glen Kamara


Newcastle tipped to use shot-stopper in player-plus-cash deal for Arsenal’s Joe Willock

 Word stemming from the English media this weekend suggests that Newcastle United could tempt Arsenal into the permanent sale of Joe Willock by offering up an unexpected player in exchange. Newcastle switch 21-year-old Willock was of course one of a host of Gunners stars to depart the Emirates during the January window.After the likes of Mesut Ozil, Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Sead Kolasinac and William Saliba (the latter two on loan) moved on, Willock followed both Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Shk...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Swansea City, Arsenal, Newcastle United, Newcastle, Sheffield United, West Ham, Steve Bruce, Mikel Arteta, St James Park, Freddie Woodman, north London, Shkodran Mustafi, Bruce


Chelsea to offer N’Golo Kante a new contract

It has been reported on Sunday that Chelsea will offer N’Golo Kante a new contract. Kante continues to shine Kante would join Chelsea in 2016, departing Leicester City who he helped win their first-ever Premier League title.Kante has since been a key cog in the Blues’ midfield, despite some injury issues.The midfielder has featured 218 times for France, scoring 11, assisting 10 and playing key roles in Chelsea winning the league title and, of course, the 2020/21 Champions League.On the back of h...
Tags: France, Germany, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Portugal, Champions League, Cristiano Ronaldo, Leicester City, Jorginho, Ballon, Kante, Golo Kante, N'golo Kante


Harry Kane dealt Man City transfer blow as Daniel Levy ‘determined’ to keep hold of striker

Harry Kane wants to leave Tottenham Harry Kane is, of course, one of the best centre-forwards currently plying their trade in Europe’s top-five leagues.The Spurs youth product has been a consistent threat in the Premier League for many years now.And even though Tottenham had a pretty dismal 2020/21 season on the whole, Kane continued to shine. In 35 Premier League outings, he managed to score 23 goals, to go along with 14 assists.But with the Lilywhites failing pretty miserably to match Kane’s l...
Tags: Europe, London, Wales, City, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Levy, Spurs, Tottenham, Daniel Levy, Sky, Belgium, Finland, Telegraph


Manchester United schedule talks with Leicester over Caglar Soyuncu transfer

Manchester United are showing an interest in Leicester City centre-back Caglar Soyuncu, according to a report on Sunday. Caglar Soyuncu’s Leicester stint Caglar Soyuncu would join Leicester City in August of 2018 from German outfit SC Freiburg.The centre-back is believed to have set the Foxes back just over £19m.Since moving to England, Soyuncu has firmly cemented himself as a key cog in Leicester’s backline.All told, the centre-back has notched 82 appearances across all competitions, playing a ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Leicester, Leicester City, Europa League, Man United, United, Rio Ferdinand, SC Freiburg, Marcus Rashford, Manchester United It, Eric Bailly, Victor Lindelof, Caglar Soyuncu


The seven managers in the frame for the Tottenham Hotspur job

Tottenham Hotspur have hit the end of the road in their current managerial search.Jose Mourinho was fired by the club at the beginning of April, leaving Ryan Mason in caretaker charge of the club. Mourinho: “It was almost instantly, me leaving Tottenham in the morning and Roma calling me in the afternoon. They wanted me a lot.”https://t.co/iDSeT7gAxz — AS English (@English_AS) June 19, 2021 Mason led the Lilywhites to a seventh-placed finish in the Premier League, only good enough for the UEFA ...
Tags: Usa, England, Sport, Ajax, Bbc, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City, Italy, Spurs, Tottenham, Daniel Levy, Mauricio Pochettino


Italy vs Wales: Context, H2H, key battles, subplots & predicted line-ups

Italy vs Wales – Context: It is very simple between the two sides, whoever wins will top the group. However, Italy do go in the game with the advantage of having won both of their previous fixtures.It is highly likely that Wales will go through having already secured 4 points, although should they lose significantly against Italy and Switzerland beat Turkey they could still find themselves in third position.Knowing that they are already through, there is always the possibility that Italy could r...
Tags: Wales, Sport, Turkey, Bbc, Rome, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Italy, Fifa, Switzerland, Juventus, Gareth Bale, Roma, Domenico Berardi, Marco Verratti


Liverpool ‘have signed’ wonderkid Issahaku: Watch the AFCON Player of the Tournament in action

 Premier League giants Liverpool have clinched the signing of highly-regarded talent Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, according to reports in his home country of Ghana. AFCON exploits Issahaku, 17, exploded onto the scene in Africa over the last couple of years.The gifted starlet, who can play in both midfield and attack, first began to turn heads based on his remarkable exploits at club level. After being handed his debut for Ghanaian 2nd-division outfit Steadfast FC at the age of just 15, Issahaku quick...
Tags: Europe, Africa, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Leicester, Anfield, Reds, Bayer Leverkusen, Ghana, Sporting Cp, CAF, Youri Tielemans, Iddrisu, Alexander Isak


Chelsea's Kai Havertz makes history for Germany in Portugal win

Kai Havertz; record-setter His start to life for Champions League winners Chelsea was not what many would have hoped, but those in Germany always knew Kai Havertz was going to be a huge deal for club and country as his career progressed. Now, the Aachen-native and Bayer Leverkusen youth product has set another record in a career that is already glistening with landmarks at every turn.A former recipient of the Fritz Walter Medal at both the U17 (silver) and U19 (gold) level, Havertz was also Leve...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Munich, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Southampton, Portugal, Champions League, Frank Lampard, Bayer Leverkusen, Aachen, Thomas Tuchel, Lampard, Leverkusen, Kai Havertz


Boost for Arsenal as suitors emerge for pair of out of favour midfielders

 Arsenal could be in line for an imminent funds boost, with suitors having come to the fore for a pair of midfielders who spent this past season out on loan away from the Emirates. Lazio keen The first comes in the form of Lucas Torreira.Uruguayan international Torreira was of course one of a number of players to have been sanctioned a departure from North London last summer.The ex-Sampdoria man, two years on from arriving at the Emirates, made the move to La Liga, to line up for Atletico Madrid...
Tags: England, Sport, Rome, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, West Bromwich Albion, Southampton, Italy, Arsenal, Newcastle United, Emirates, West Brom, Atletico Madrid, Watford, Emirates Stadium


James Maddison’s stance on potential Arsenal switch revealed

 An insight into James Maddison’s stance on swapping Leicester City for Arsenal this summer has been forthcoming on Saturday afternoon. Arteta eyeing reinforcements The subject of the attacking midfield spot at the Emirates has of course taken centre stage in the media chatter on the back of the 2020/21 campaign coming to a close.This comes with Arsenal having struggled for central creativity throughout much of a disappointing season.The eventual emergence of Emile Smith Rowe of course proved a ...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Arsenal, Emirates, Leicester, Leicester City, Ryan Bertrand, Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard, Norwich City, north London, Real Betis, Nabil Fekir, Kieran Tierney


UEFA warning shows football is not just about the fans

“Custodians of football” It was not that long ago that the stance taken by UEFA against the attempted creation of the Super League was lauded by most, labeling them as the custodians of football. But that view may quickly shift amidst threats from the governing body that Wembley could lose its status as the host venue for the semi-final and final of Euro 2020. UEFA 'warns it will take the Euros final AWAY from Wembley unless quarantine restrictions are waived for 2,500 VIPS' https://t.co/CSqODLi...
Tags: UK, England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Wembley, Andros Townsend, Uefa, Three Lions, Crystal Palace, Super League, Eagles, ALEKSANDER, Times UEFA, HeAmNbjd6G Andros Townsend


Agent of Chelsea midfielder Jorginho speaks out on Italian’s future

Jorginho’s agent has been discussing the future of the Chelsea midfielder recently. Jorginho impressing under Thomas Tuchel The arrival of Thomas Tuchel at Stamford Bridge has of course resulted in something of a squad shakeup.Chelsea stars who were very much out of favour under Frank Lampard are now key cogs in the German’s machine.One of the men to once again become a key figure since Tuchel’s arrival has been Jorginho.The Italian has divided opinion at Chelsea since his arrival under Maurizio...
Tags: Europe, UK, France, Qatar, Sport, Hungary, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Italy, Champions League, Switzerland, Atletico Madrid, Frank Lampard, Stamford Bridge, Leicester City


The damning statistic about England and North Macedonia’s shooting opportunities, Kane substitution explained

England, Macedonia share shooting statistic England have struggled to create clear-cut chances so far this tournament.Journalist Richard jolly revealed a damning stat of Southgate’s big problem at half time during last night’s game.Showing that England have had as many shots on target as, not the entire Macedonia team, but forward Aleksandar Trajokovski. So far in Euro 2020, North Macedonia’s Aleksandar Trajkovski has had as many shots on target as England, despite being substituted in his first...
Tags: England, Scotland, Sport, Czech Republic, Soccer, Premier League, Wembley Stadium, Macedonia, Spurs, Gareth Southgate, Harry Kane, Richard, Marcus, Kane, London England, Southgate


Portugal vs Germany: Context, H2H, key battles, subplots & predicted line-ups

Portugal vs Germany – Context: This is quite simply a must-win game for Germany. After a defeat to France in the group of death any further loss would ultimately see them put into a very precarious position.A number of teams which finish third in the group stage will of course also progress into the knockout stages however, Germany will not want to risk being one of the few teams to miss out.Portugal meanwhile are coming off the back of an intriguing game against Hungary in which it took until t...
Tags: France, Germany, Russia, Spain, Sport, Frankfurt, Hungary, Munich, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, Serbia, Portugal, Cristiano Ronaldo, Joachim Low, Thomas Muller



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