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Liverpool are still interested in Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi & England He’s yet to make a Premier League start for Chelsea, but Callum Hudson-Odoi has been called up to the England squad. Hudson-Odoi, 18, told the media that he thought Gareth Southgate was joking when he spoke to the manger on the phone. The 18-year-old winger has mainly been used in Chelsea’s cup competitions this season. He’s made eight appearances in the Europa League scoring four goals. Hudson-Odoi has also featured in six Premier League matches this seas...
Tags: England, Sport, Munich, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Bayern Munich, Blues, Gareth Southgate, Uefa, Anfield, Stamford Bridge, Europa League


Olivier Giroud signals next move after potential Chelsea exit

Giroud on the move this summer? Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has been speaking about his future on Wednesday and hinted at where he could potentially end up. Giroud has been pretty unfortunate during his time at Chelsea. Despite being brought in as a back-up option, Giroud has often outperformed Chelsea’s first choice options. That’s predominantly been the case again this campaign when played in the Europa League. Giroud is currently the top goalscorer in that competition after scoring a perf...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Southampton, Olivier Giroud, Chelsea FC, Europa League, Lyon, Andreas Christensen, Giroud, Ligue, RTL, St Mary, Southampton England


Managerial sack race: Everton & Chelsea have shortest odds

Everton & Chelsea Just before the international break, Everton beat Chelsea 2-0 in the Premier League. That result was big for Marco Silva, who has been under pressure at Goodison Park recently. Everton have spent a lot of money in recent times, while the Toffees also coughed up money to Watford for their Portuguese boss. But has any of that investment moved the club forwards? Everton are 11th in the league The have 40 points from 31 games. As for Chelsea, the Blues are sixth in the Premier Lea...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Roy Hodgson, Mauricio Pochettino, Real Madrid, Everton, Pep Guardiola, Roman Abramovich, Brendan Rodgers, Eddie Howe, Stamford Bridge, Jurgen Klopp


Harry Kane on the death of Liverpool & Man City cliques

Tottenham vs Man City vs Liverpool As the final stages of the season rolls into focus, it’s easy to think that players from Tottenham, Man City and Liverpool may not see eye to eye. You can also throw players from Man United, Chelsea and Arsenal into that equation too. The climax to the Premier League campaign is all set to be epic. Liverpool and Man City are in a two horse race for the title. Tottenham are trying to hang on to a top four spot, while Man United look revived under Ole Gunnar Sol...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Jordan Henderson, Three Lions, Harry Kane, Man City, Europa League, Man United, United


Denis Suarez responds to Arsenal future speculation

Suarez struggles at Arsenal Denis Suarez joined Arsenal in January of 2019 on a six-month loan from Spanish giants, FC Barcelona. Suarez had struggled for game time since returning to the Catalonian side and will have been hoping for more minutes in North London under his former boss, Unai Emery. With Suarez Arsenal’s only accusation during the winter window, you would have expected him to feature pretty regularly. However, Suarez has made just four Premier League appearances since joining Arse...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Newcastle, Emirates Stadium, Europa League, Barca, Gabon, Arsenal Fc, Suarez, north London, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang


Chelsea boost: Eden Hazard provides update on Real Madrid’s interest

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has commented on Real Madrid’s interest ahead of this summer’s transfer window. Los Blancos remain intent on bringing the Belgian to the Santiago Bernabeu as they look to form their new-look side. Hazard: “I am only thinking about that…” LONDON, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 24: Eden Hazard of Chelsea runs with the ball under pressure from Aymeric Laporte of Manchester City during the Carabao Cup Final between Chelsea and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 24, 201...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester City, Wembley Stadium, Real Madrid, Eden Hazard, Stamford Bridge, Europa League, Aymeric Laporte, Santiago Bernabeu, London England, Los Blancos, London England Photo, Blues Hazard, Chelsea We


Czech ‘keeper Vaclik out of England Euro qualifier

Prague (AFP) – Sevilla ‘keeper Tomas Vaclik has been ruled out of the Czech team for their opening Euro 2020 qualifying clash against England at Wembley on Friday after tearing a muscle last week. Doctors said the ‘keeper would also sit out their friendly with Brazil in Prague on March 26 and will likely be replaced by Stade Rennes keeper Tomas Koubek. “Tomas underwent magnetic resonance imaging. We found out he had a torn oblique muscle,” doctor Petr Krejci said in a statement. He added the 29...
Tags: England, Sport, Prague, Soccer, Brazil, Wembley, Sevilla, Europa League, Basel, Stade Rennes, Afp, Slavia Prague, Slavia, Tomas Vaclik, Vaclik, Prague AFP Sevilla


Why Arsenal, Chelsea and more could be hoping Man City win the FA Cup

An early start to next season may await one of the Premier League’s top clubs, in the case that Manchester City fail to win the FA Cup. Swansea 2-3 Man City Pep Guardiola’s Citizens ensured that their dream of an unprecedented quadruple remained alive and well on Saturday evening, after travelling to the Liberty Stadium for an FA Cup quarter-final meeting with Swansea City. Hosts Swansea actually raced out to a surprise 2-0 lead inside the matchup’s opening half-hour, courtesy of goals from Ma...
Tags: England, City, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Swansea, Brighton, Champions League, Pep Guardiola, Sergio Aguero, Watford


Europa League stunners Slavia dominate Czech team for England, Brazil

Prague (AFP) – Players from Europa League sensation Slavia Prague form the backbone of a Czech Republic team facing England and Brazil later this month, a final nomination showed Monday. The Czechs will take on... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: England, Sport, Czech Republic, Prague, Soccer, Brazil, Europa League, Afp, Slavia Prague, England Brazil, Slavia


Jovic playing huge role in Eintracht Frankfurt’s success

BERLIN (AP) — Eintracht Frankfurt has reached the Europa League quarterfinals and is closing in on Champions League qualification. Luka Jovic has played a huge role in both. The 21-year-old Serbia forward has emerged as one of Europe’s most exciting players, scoring 15 goals in the Bundesliga and ensuring Frankfurt’s progress in the Europa League […]
Tags: Europe, News, Berlin, Sports, Ap, Frankfurt, Serbia, Europa League, Eintracht Frankfurt, Jovic, Luka Jovic


Chelsea makes complaint to UEFA about racist abuse

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea has made a complaint to UEFA about racist abuse being aimed at one of its players by Dynamo Kiev fans during a Europa League match. The English club says the abuse took place near the end of its 5-0 win in the last 16 on Thursday and that the matter was […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Ap, Chelsea, Uefa, Europa League, Dynamo Kiev


Cesar Azpilicueta’s Chelsea Europa League warning

Everton 2-Chelsea 0 Chelsea travelled to Everton on Sunday, March 17th as they looked to close the gap on the top four. If Maurizio Sarri’s side beat Everton they would have moved level on points with 4th place Arsenal and above Man United. Chelsea did start Sunday’s clash very brightly and probably should have gone in at half time one or two goals up. They did not though and would be punished four minutes into the second half as Richarlison gave Everton the lead. Gylfi Sigurdsson then finished...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Everton, Champions League, Chelsea FC, Europa League, Gary Neville, Perth Glory, UEFA Europa League, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Maurizio Sarri, Perth Australia, Cesar Azpilicueta, United Chelsea


Chelsea lodge UEFA complaint over alleged racist abuse in Kiev

London (AFP) – Chelsea said on Monday they have lodged a formal complaint with UEFA over alleged racist abuse aimed at one of their players during the closing stages of the 5-0 Europa League win away to Dynamo Kiev last week. “We can confirm a report of racist abuse directed at one of our players in the final minutes of the match in Kiev from a small section of home supporters. We wholeheartedly condemn such abhorrent behaviour,” Chelsea said in a statement. “The matter was reported to the refe...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Uefa, Olivier Giroud, Europa League, Dynamo Kiev, Kiev, Afp, AFP Chelsea, Marcos Alonso, Callum Hudson Odoi


Chelsea complain to Uefa about racist abuse of Hudson-Odoi in Kiev

Chelsea complain to Uefa about racist abuse aimed at Callum Hudson-Odoi during their Europa League win at Dynamo Kiev.
Tags: News, Chelsea, Uefa, Europa League, Kiev, Callum Hudson Odoi, Hudson Odoi


Chelsea complain about racial abuse of Callum Hudson-Odoi at Dynamo Kiev

Chelsea complain to Uefa about racist abuse aimed at Callum Hudson-Odoi during their Europa League win at Dynamo Kiev.
Tags: Football, Chelsea, Uefa, Europa League, Dynamo Kiev, Callum Hudson Odoi


Chelsea’s Hudson-Odoi racially abused by Dynamo Kyiv fans

Chelsea ease past Dynamo Kyiv Chelsea travelled to Kiev last Thursday for the second leg of their Europa League round of 16 tie. The Blues headed into the game with a 3-0 advantage but with some of the comebacks we have witnessed in European competitions recently, that lead by no means guaranteed them a place in the next round. However, Chelsea’s second leg got off to the best possible start with Olivier Giroud opening the scoring inside five minutes. The Frenchman would add two more for Chelse...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Everton, Uefa, Olivier Giroud, Chelsea FC, Etihad Stadium, Europa League, Gary Neville, UEFA Europa League, Dynamo Kyiv, Kiev


Robert Pires’ advice to Arsenal over signing Ismaila Sarr

Arsenal eyeing Sarr Over the last week or so, it is being reported by several outlets in the British media that Arsenal are interested in signing Ismaila Sarr of Rennes. The Gunners are said to have held preliminary talks with Rennes for Sarr after they lost 3-1 to Rennes in the first leg of their Europa League tie. Sarr was a key reason why Arsenal lost the first leg of said tie with the winger scoring one of Rennes’ three goals that night. Luckily for Arsenal, Sarr was much quieter in the sec...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal, Robin Van Persie, Espn, Sevilla, Emirates Stadium, Wojciech Szczesny, Europa League, north London, Rennes, Robert Pires, Ligue, London England


Dismal stat sums up Chelsea’s away struggles after Everton

A statistic highlighting just how poor Chelsea have been on their travels since the turn of the year has emerged online this evening. Everton 2-0 Chelsea Maurizio Sarri’s men travelled to Goodison Park earlier today, for a Premier League clash. Chelsea headed into the matchup on an improved run of form of late, having picked up 4 wins and a draw from their last 5 outings across all competitions. The latest of these saw the Blues put Dynamo Kiev to the sword by 5 goals to nil on Thursday night....
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton, Olivier Giroud, Europa League, Goodison Park, Toffees, Dynamo Kiev, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Sarri, Goodison, Marcos Alonso


Video: Eden Hazard sees funny side of Everton fans booing Ross Barkley

Footage of Chelsea star Eden Hazard sarcastically joining in with the boos directed at Ross Barkley ahead of his side’s clash with Everton has emerged online. Everton vs Chelsea Maurizio Sarri’s Blues are currently locked in action with Everton at Goodison Park, in a Premier League matchup. Visitors Chelsea no doubt headed into proceedings desperate to secure all 3 points, in the knowledge that a victory would see them leapfrog 5th-placed Manchester United and join Arsenal in joint-4th spot in...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton, Ross Barkley, Olivier Giroud, Merseyside, Europa League, Goodison Park, Toffees, Dynamo Kiev, Lukaku, Gylfi Sigurdsson


Arsenal Lose Out As Monchi Returns To Sevilla

Sevilla have confirmed that Monchi he has returned to become the club’s new sporting director. Arsenal had been confident of appointing the Spaniard as their new technical director after he left his post at Roma earlier this month. However, Monchi has rejected a three-year contract from Arsenal and instead agreed a deal to return to the club where he gained his formidable reputation. Sevilla confirmed his appointment on Sunday with a post on social media, writing: ‘ Monchi has come home.’ The 5...
Tags: Sport, Ajax, Soccer, La Liga, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Champions League, Atletico Madrid, Sevilla, Europa League, Roma, Marc Overmars, Overmars, Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium, Monchi, Sven Mislintat


Everton vs Chelsea - The top four beckons if we revert to City and Tottenham tactics.

Maurizio Sarri and his Chelsea side travel to Goodison Park on Sunday with an eye on closing the gap to the top four. Three important points would see us move within striking distance but, as we all know, this will be no easy game. Right now, Chelsea are on a high after a good midweek performance in the Europa League and despite a disappointing performance against Wolves, we had seen a marked improvement in our performances. In addition, we witnessed the managers willingness to try something d...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Everton, Brighton, Bournemouth, Fulham, Europa League, Latest, Goodison Park, Maurizio Sarri


Maurizio Sarri gives Gonzalo Higuain update before Everton

Everton vs Chelsea Chelsea travel to Everton on Sunday as they look to push into the top four. The Blues are currently 6th in the Premier League but this Everton tie is their game in hand on 5th place Manchester United and 4th place Arsenal. If Chelsea beat Everton they will go level on points with Arsenal, however, the Gunners do have a five better goal difference. Chelsea head into Sunday’s game in decent form having lost just one of their last five league outings. Everton, on the other hand,...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton, Olivier Giroud, Europa League, Millwall, Dynamo Kyiv, Maurizio Sarri, London England, Gonzalo Higuain, Sarri, Higuain, Loftus Cheek


Barcelona scouted Frankfurt’s Luka Jovic vs Inter Milan

As per numerous reports across Europe, representatives from La Liga giants Barcelona were present at Eintracht Franfkurt’s clash with Inter Milan on Thursday night, to watch Luka Jovic in action. Red Star record-breaker Jovic, a 21-year-old centre-forward who can also play in an attacking-midfield role, came up through the youth ranks of Red Star Belgrade in his home country of Serbia. After breaking into the club’s first-team setup at the tender age of 16 in 2014, Jovic soon went on to become...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Barcelona, Frankfurt, Soccer, La Liga, Real Madrid, Serbia, Juventus, Luis Suarez, Inter Milan, Europa League, Man United, Barca, Benfica, Eintracht Frankfurt


Petr Cech explains English teams current dominance in Europe

England dominate the UCL quarter-final draw On Friday, March 15th, the draws for both the Champions League and Europa League quarter-finals took place. The Champions League draw saw all four of England’s competitors for the 2018/19 season put into the pot. To get to the quarter-final Man City and Tottenham dominated Schalke and Borussia Dortmund over two legs. Meanwhile, Manchester United completed an epic comeback vs PSG, coming from 2-0 down to win the tie. Liverpool would then beat Bayern Mu...
Tags: Europe, England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Steven Gerrard, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Champions League, Bayern Munich, Luis Suarez, Borussia Dortmund


Fiorentina’s Europa League push stalled with Cagliari defeat

Rome (AFP) – Joao Pedro and Luca Ceppitelli struck in the second half as Cagliari stalled Fiorentina’s Europa League ambitions with a 2-1 win at home in Sardinia on Friday. Pedro connected with a Fabrizio Cacciatore... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Europa League, Fiorentina, Cagliari, Pedro, Sardinia, Afp, Joao Pedro, Luca Ceppitelli


Olivier Giroud explains why he may have to leave Chelsea

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has explained why he could be forced to leave Stamford Bridge. The World Cup winner has fallen behind new signing Gonzalo Higuain in the pecking order and he is unhappy with being second choice. The Frenchman left Arsenal in search of greater first-team action and he could now do the same with Chelsea. Giroud: “Will I settle for being a substitute at 32? No” KIEV, UKRAINE – MARCH 14: Olivier Giroud of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his third and his team’s fou...
Tags: Sport, Ukraine, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Arsenal, Olivier Giroud, Stamford Bridge, Europa League, UEFA Europa League, Dynamo Kyiv, Giroud, Maurizio Sarri, Gonzalo Higuain, Sarri, Kiev Ukraine


Arsenal ‘expecting’ Monchi to join despite Sevilla interest

Change is coming at Arsenal Arsenal are reportedly ‘expecting’ popular recruitment chief Monchi to join the club this summer despite interest from former club Sevilla. The Gunners have been left in an unexpected position. When Arsene Wenger left the club last summer, Arsenal needed to rebuild the club from the ground up. Not only did they appoint Unai Emery as manager, they appointed Sven Mislintat as head of recruitment. It was expected that the pair would combine to make Arsenal title contend...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, Sevilla, Emirates Stadium, Europa League, Raul, Gabon, Arsenal Fc, Rennes, Aubameyang, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang


Cesc Fabregas takes to Twitter to provide definitive Champions League prediction

Former Arsenal, Barcelona and Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has this afternoon taken to social media to provide his take on who will take home both the Champions League and Europa League titles. European giants discover their fates The respective draws for the quarter-finals of European football’s two top-tier competitions were held earlier today. The Champions League’s final-8 features a quartet of English clubs, along with one side from each of Spain, Italy, Portugal and the Netherlands. ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Netherlands, Tottenham, Champions League, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Cesc Fabregas, Europa League


Potential ramifications if Premier League clubs win Champions League & Europa League

In the case that English sides secure both the Champions League and Europa League titles this season, 6 Premier League outfits would not be eligible to qualify for next season’s edition of the Champions League. Spurs vs City, United vs Barca The draws for the quarter-finals of Europe’s two premiere club competitions were held this morning. And the impressive showings of clubs from the Premier League in Europe to this point in the campaign meant that 6 sides from the English top-flight discover...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Tottenham, Arsenal, Champions League, Europa League, Barca, Porto, Napoli


Sevilla sack manager Pablo Machin after Europa League exit

Sevilla sack manager Pablo Machin, a day after they were dramatically knocked out of the Europa League by Slavia Prague.
Tags: Sport, Europa League, Pablo Machin