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Liverpool ballboy hailed as a hero after 'pre-assist' for Divock Origi's decisive fourth against Barcelona

Cannonier, identified by The Independent, and the rest of the Anfield ballboys been told to release the ball as quickly as possible back to Liverpool players to maintain the tempo. According to reports, Liverpool had noticed Barcelona's bad habit of complaining to the officials every time a marginal call went against them and spotted an opportunity. Former Liverpool captain Graeme Souness called for Cannonier and his family to be given tickets to the Champions League final and said on Irish...
Tags: News, Barcelona, Liverpool, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Divock Origi, Cannonier


Royal baby latest news: William welcomes Harry to 'sleep deprivation society' as he joins Charles and Queen in speaking of joy at new arrival - live updates

Prince Charles "delighted" at becoming grandfather again Queen speaks with pride about her eighth great-grandchild Granny with dreadlocks and grandpa he may never get to know Royal baby 2019: Everything we know so far Camilla Tominey: Details of birth remain shrouded in secrecy Bryony Gordon: Harry's reaction was gloriously himself Your Royal Appointment: Sign up for our weekly royal newsletter The Duke of Cambridge has spoken of his elation at the arrival of the royal baby and joked that he...
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Liverpool vs Tottenham Champions League final isn’t dead, says Graeme Souness

Liverpool & Tottenham On Tuesday night in the Champions League, all eyes will be on Anfield as Liverpool take on Barcelona. Liverpool have a mountain to climb to reach the final. Leo Messi scored twice against the Reds, while Luis Suarez opened against his former employers. If Barcelona score once at Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp’s side will need to score five to progress. Tottenham are also trailing in their semifinal against Ajax. Spurs travel to Amsterdam on Wednesday looking to overturn a 1-0 les...
Tags: London, Sport, Barcelona, Ajax, Soccer, Liverpool, Amsterdam, Spurs, Tottenham, Champions League, Graeme Souness, Harry Kane, Luis Suarez, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Moussa Sissoko


Graeme Souness tells Man Utd how long it will take to challenge for trophies again

United were beaten 3-0 by Barcelona in Europe on Tuesday night and are 21 points off the pace in the Premier League [Author: Liam Prenderville]
Tags: Europe, News, Barcelona, Premier League, Man Utd, Graeme Souness, United, Liam Prenderville


Eden Hazard is his own worst enemy: Graeme Souness before Liverpool vs Chelsea

Liverpool vs Chelsea Chelsea head to Anfield on Sunday in the Premier League. Liverpool need to win the match to maintain their hopes of winning the Premier League title. Should Liverpool beat Chelsea, they’ll stay above Man City in the table. As for Chelsea, they need the win to boost their chances of finishing in the top four. Chelsea start Sunday in sixth place in the league, behind Man United, Arsenal and Tottenham. Eden Hazard is his own worst enemy – Graeme Souness In his weekly Sunday ...
Tags: Sport, Frankfurt, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Real Madrid, West Ham, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Sunday Times, Man City, Man United, Paul Pogba


Graeme Souness’ brilliantly-blunt summing up of Kieran Trippier’s defending vs Liverpool

Sky Sports pundit Graeme Souness was this evening in characteristically-no nonsense form, when questioned on Tottenham stopper Kieran Trippier’s defending in the buildup to Liverpool’s opener at Anfield. Liverpool vs Tottenham The two sides are currently locked in action on Merseyside, in an absolutely integral clash in the race for both the Premier League title, and the battle for a spot in the top-4. Manchester City’s victory at Fulham yesterday afternoon saw the Citizens climb above Liverpo...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Manchester City, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Champions League, Cardiff City, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Andrew Robertson


Man United & Liverpool fans have revealed a potential pitfall in Jack Grealish & Birmingham punishment

Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish attacked at Birmingham The fallout from a Birmingham City fan attacking Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish is the big story on Monday. To recap, a serious and criminal incident played out after nine minutes of the second city derby on Sunday. A Birmingham fan ran onto the pitch at St Andrews and he assaulted Villa’s Jack Grealish. The fan has since been arrested, while Birmingham have confirmed a lifetime banning order. View this po...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Tottenham, Graeme Souness, Birmingham, Chris Smalling, Anfield, Merseyside, Man City, Europa League, Mufc, Leeds, Gary Neville, Istanbul


Arsenal Twitter admin trolls Manchester United

The administrator of Arsenal’s official Twitter account aimed a cheeky dig at Manchester United and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this evening, on the back of the Gunners’ victory over the Red Devils. Arsenal come out on top Unai Emery’s Arsenal welcomed United to North London earlier today, in a crucial outing for both sides. Ahead of kick-off at the Emirates, the clubs were separated by just a solitary point in the Premier League table, with the visitors having occupied the final of the English top-f...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Southampton, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Mauricio Pochettino, David De Gea, Graeme Souness, United, Red Devils, Arsenal Fc, north London


‘Astonishing’ Virgil Van Dijk singled out for special praise (again) following Liverpool’s stalemate at Everton

Viewers of the clash between Liverpool and Everton have flooded to social media this evening to lavish praise on Virgil Van Dijk, on the back of the Dutchman’s latest stellar showing. Everton vs Liverpool The latest edition of the Merseyside derby took place a short time ago, at Goodison Park. Hosts Everton headed into proceedings on the back of a morale-boosting 3-0 win at Cardiff last time out, a result which brought to an end a streak of 3 straight Premier League defeats for the Toffees. Li...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Everton, Cardiff, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Merseyside, Watford, Liverpool Fc, Reds, Mohamed Salah


Liverpool’s front three slated following poor showing vs Everton

Everton 0- Liverpool 0 Liverpool face Everton on Sunday in the second Merseyside derby of the 2018/19 season. Liverpool came away 1-0 winners in the reverse fixture earlier this year with Divock Origi scoring a later winner. Origi would start up top on Sunday as well with Roberto Firmino left on the bench. With Man City beating Bournemouth on Saturday, Liverpool knew they needed to win if they wanted to go back top of the league. LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – JANUARY 30: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverp...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Everton, Bournemouth, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Leicester City, Jurgen Klopp, Divock Origi, Origi, Man City, Liverpool Fc


Eden Hazard equals Frank Lampard & Didier Drogba in Chelsea history books with assist vs Fulham

Chelsea star Eden Hazard has this afternoon joined a pair of Blues’ legends in the club’s Premier League history books. Fulham vs Chelsea Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea are currently locked in action with Fulham at Craven Cottage, in a Premier League clash. The two sides came into proceedings with very different season objectives in mind. Hosts Fulham were aware that anything less than a 3-point haul would see their quickly-fading hopes of avoiding relegation to the Championship suffer another major...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Jose Mourinho, Graeme Souness, Eden Hazard, Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Fulham, Huddersfield Town, Calum Chambers, Sergio Rico


Jurgen Klopp explains why Firmino isn’t starting for Liverpool vs Everton

Everton vs Liverpool Everton and Liverpool are set to go head-to-head in the second Merseyside derby of the season on Sunday. After Manchester City beat Bournemouth on Saturday, Liverpool know a win is the only thing that will take them back to the top of the table. The Reds have won just two of their last three league outings but did smash Watford 5-0 earlier this week. As for Everton, they start the day 10th in the table coming off the back of a 3-0 win vs Cardiff. LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – DECEM...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Everton, Bournemouth, Graeme Souness, James Milner, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Divock Origi, Merseyside, Watford, Klopp, Man United


‘Lonely, naive and physically fragile’: Jose Mourinho opens up on Mo Salah’s Chelsea stint

Former Manchester United and Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has this afternoon discussed the initial struggles of Liverpool star Mohamed Salah, upon his arrival in the Premier League in 2014. Liverpool stint Egyptian winger Salah made the move to Liverpool from Roma in the summer of 2017, for a fee with the potential to rise to 50 million Euro. And to say that this has since proved money well-spent for the Reds would be something of an understatement. Salah’s debut campaign at Anfield saw the 2...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Everton, Champions League, Jose Mourinho, Graeme Souness, Anfield, Stamford Bridge, Roma, Reds


Graeme Souness shames Chelsea’s two lightweights & why Liverpool’s midfield ‘get away with it’

Fulham vs Chelsea After beating Tottenham, Chelsea take on Fulham in the west London derby today. Are Fulham already doomed for the drop? Scott Parker is now in charge of the Cottagers after Claudio Ranieri was sacked last week. However Fulham’s survival hopes look bleak as they are already ten points from safety. Can Chelsea break into the top four? The Blues are sixth in the league , four points behind Arsenal and five points behind Man United. Graeme Souness shames Chelsea’s two lightweight...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Arsenal, Everton, Claudio Ranieri, Graeme Souness, Fulham, Jorginho, Scott Parker, Golo Kante, N'golo Kante, Souness


Good for Arsenal: Why Nemanja Matic missed Liverpool

Manchester United vs Liverpool The respective line-ups for Sunday were as follows. Manchester United XI: De Gea; Young, Lindelof, Smalling, Shaw; McTominay, Pogba, Herrera; Mata, Rashford, Lukaku Liverpool XI: Alisson; Milner, van Dijk, Matip, Robertson; Fabinho, Henderson, Wijnaldum; Firmino, Mané, Salah Nemanja Matic is injured Bad news for Manchester United. Serbian midfielder Nemanja Matic is injured. Fears for Matic first surfaced on Saturday night when he failed to show up at the Lowry ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Southampton, Old Trafford, Arsenal, Graeme Souness, Espn, Crystal Palace, United, Lowry, Nemanja Matic, De Gea, Matic


Man United vs Liverpool: Graeme Souness launches fresh attack on Paul Pogba

Manchester United vs Liverpool After plenty of anticipation in recent days, today is finally the day when Man United take on Liverpool in the Premier League. The stakes before Sunday’s clash at Old Trafford are incredibly high. Starting with Liverpool, a win at their M62 rivals will lift them three points clear of Man City in the title race. However Man United will be pumped to beat Liverpool. Not only do the Red Devils need the win to boost their own top four hopes, but United also want to pre...
Tags: Europe, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Liverpool, Old Trafford, Man Utd, Jose Mourinho, Graeme Souness, Man City, Psg, United, Red Devils, Dani Alves, Paul Pogba, Mourinho


Gary Neville & Jamie Carragher: Only four Man United stars in combined XI with Liverpool

Man United vs Liverpool combined XI Ahead of Sunday’s match at Old Trafford, Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher have named their combined Man United and Liverpool XI. This is the second time this season the pundits have taken part in this exercise. Back in December, four Man United made the cut to the combined XI, while Liverpool dominated the team with seven stars in it. Man United vs Liverpool combined XI (December 2018) This time around the composition of the eleven remains the same. There a...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Liverpool, Graeme Souness, Ivory Coast, Jamie Carragher, Man United, Gary Neville, United, Roberto Firmino, Nemanja Matic, Neville, Matic, Rashford, Marcus Rashford


Why Jamie Carragher believes Chelsea are the new Arsenal

Arsenal move above Chelsea One of the amazing byproducts of Man City’s six 6-0 win over Arsenal on Sunday was that Arsenal moved up the table. In the Sunday Times, before the match at the Etihad Stadium, Graeme Souness wrote off Arsenal’s top four chance. Souness argued that the final Champions League berth was a fight between Man United and Chelsea. But after shipping six goals against City, Chelsea slipped behind Arsenal in the league on goal difference. Man United are fourth with 51 points. ...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Arsenal, Wenger, Pep Guardiola, Graeme Souness, Jamie Carragher, Man City, Man United, Etihad, United, Maurizio Sarri, Sarri, City Chelsea


Chelsea’s Gonzalo Higuain may have outscored Man City’s Sergio Aguero – Graeme Souness

Manchester City vs Chelsea Can Chelsea beat Man City again? The Blues became the first side in the Premier League this season to beat Man City in the league. Goals from N’Golo Kante and David Luiz earned the Pensioners a 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge. Yet the Sky Blues will be highly motivated to exert revenge on Sunday. A win for Pep Guardiola’s men will lift them above Liverpool into first. Liverpool beat Bournemouth 3-0 at Anfield yesterday. Gonzalo Higuain vs Sergio Aguero In his weekly Sund...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Juventus, Bournemouth, Graeme Souness, Huddersfield, Sergio Aguero, Anfield, Ac Milan


It’s Chelsea vs Man United as Arsenal’s top four hopes are dismissed by Graeme Souness

Chelsea, Man United & Arsenal The Premier League is gearing up for a frantic finish to the 2018-19 season. Liverpool and Man City are duking it out to be the league champions. While slightly lower down in the table, the race for the top four and a Champions League berth is revving up nicely. Man United, now on 51 points, moved into fourth spot on Saturday following their 3-0 win at Fulham. Chelsea are fifth on 50 points. The Blues are away at Man City today, while a win would lift them back int...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Graeme Souness, Huddersfield, Man City, Man United, United, Higuain, Souness, Unai Emery, Liverpool Man City


Arsenal can hand Liverpool the title at Man City – Graeme Souness

Man City vs Arsenal Liverpool have a five point lead above Man City at the top of the table. That’s after both Liverpool and Man City dropped points in midweek action last time out. Newcastle stunned Man City with a 2-1 win at St James’ Park, while Leicester held Liverpool to a 1-1 draw at Anfield. Man City are back in action today when Arsenal visit the Etihad Stadium. Should the Sky Blues win, Liverpool’s lead will be cut down to two points. West Ham host Liverpool on Monday night at the Lond...
Tags: City, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Arsenal, Newcastle, Everton, West Ham, Graeme Souness, Leicester, Sunday Times, Man City, St James Park, Emery


Sir Alex Ferguson explains why Leo Messi is better than Diego Maradona

Sir Alex Ferguson on Hugh McIlvanney Last week, aged 84, legendary sports writer Hugh McIlvanney died. McIlvanney spent much of his life writing for the British Sunday papers. After starting with The Observer, McIlvanney spent 23 years with The Sunday Times. This weekend the Sunday Times has paid tribute to McIlvanney and his writings. In one of the more eye-catching columns carries Sir Alex Ferguson’s thoughts on the Scottish scribe: He was above them all, without question. I had a lot of nigh...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Alex Ferguson, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ferguson, William Shakespeare, Graeme Souness, Messi, Sunday Times, Man United, Diego Maradona, Ander Herrera, Burns, Robert Burns, Leo Messi, Soho


Everyone saw how Tottenham’s Harry Winks started & finished the winning move vs Fulham

Fulham 1 – Tottenham 2 What a massive win for Tottenham. Deep into second half injury time, with only seconds left on the clock at Craven Cottage, Spurs won it. Harry Winks scored a 93rd minute header to maintain Tottenham’s standing in third place in the league. Tottenham headed to Fulham without star players Harry Kane and Son Heung-min. A Fernando Llorente own goal put Fulham ahead on Sunday. Dele Alli levelled for the Lillywhites in the 51st minute. Harry Winks started & finished the winni...
Tags: Sport, Bbc, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Graeme Souness, Nice, Harry Kane, Fulham, Man United, Fernando Llorente, Dele Alli, Son Heung


Chelsea vs Tottenham predicted line-ups: Carabao Cup early team news

Chelsea vs Tottenham Stamford Bridge will be rocking on Thursday night when Chelsea host Tottenham. Which of these sides will progress through to the Carabao Cup final where they’ll face Man City? Tottenham hold a slender advantage before the trip to west London following a 1-0 win in the first-leg of the semi-final. A Harry Kane penalty proved decisive at Wembley. Can Chelsea turn the tie around on home soil? The Blues come into the game on the back of a poor performance in a 2-0 loss at Ar...
Tags: South Korea, London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Blues, Jose Mourinho, Graeme Souness, Harry Kane, Fulham, Pochettino, Moussa Sissoko, Ac Milan


Tottenham’s Harry Kane mistake & Man United’s ‘perfect scenario’ – Graeme Souness

Fulham vs Tottenham Fulham host Tottenham in the Premier League on Sunday. Spurs travel to Craven Cottage looking to return to winning ways. Mauricio Pochettino’s men lost 1-0 at Wembley last weekend to Manchester United. As for Fulham, can Claudio Ranieri keep the Cottagers in the top flight? Fulham are second bottom of the division with 14 points. Heading into the Spurs game, Fulham are already seven points behind fourth-bottom Newcastle. Harry Kane & Man United’s ‘perfect scenario’ In his ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Brighton, Cristiano Ronaldo, Wembley, Jose Mourinho, Claudio Ranieri, Graeme Souness, Harry Kane, Luis Suarez, Fulham, Sunday Times


How Graeme Souness criticised Paul Pogba after Tottenham

Paul Pogba vs Tottenham Paul Pogba continued to impress for Man United on Sunday against Tottenham. Yet again Pogba played a key role in the critical moment of the match. Chalking up his fourth assist since Jose Mourinho’s exit, Pogba released Marcus Rashford with a perfect through-ball. Rashford, full of confidence, drilled a shot past Hugo Lloris for the winner. Pogba was deployed in an attacking role for Man United at Wembley, and the Frenchman thrived in that position. Aside from his assist...
Tags: Hollywood, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Tottenham, Wembley, Bournemouth, Jose Mourinho, Hugo Lloris, Graeme Souness, Harry Kane, Man United, Gary Neville, Paul Pogba, Andrea Pirlo


Man United fans once again heap praise on Paul Pogba vs Tottenham

Tottenham vs Manchester United Manchester United travelled to Tottenham on Sunday in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s biggest test as Man United boss. United began the day in 6th place and after 5th place Arsenal lost on Saturday, a win vs Spurs would have been huge for United. Picking up three points vs Spurs would also show that Solskjaer could be seriously considered as United’s permanent boss. Yes, Solskjaer has won his previous four league games as Man United manager before Tottenham. But those wins...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Newcastle, Cardiff City, Cardiff, Graeme Souness, Huddersfield, Man United, United, Red Devils, Paul Pogba


Liverpool are ‘more basic’ than Man City & why you can write off Tottenham – Graeme Souness

Graeme Souness on Liverpool vs Man City Liverpool versus Man City. The Premier League title race is once again the focus for Graeme Souness in his weekly column in the Sunday Times. Man City beat Liverpool 2-1 on Thursday night in one of the games of the season so far. Leroy Sane won the match for the Sky Blues after Roberto Firmino had cancelled out Sergio Aguero’s opener. Man City are four points behind Liverpool in the league. You can write off Tottenham Before delving into how Souness pre...
Tags: South Korea, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Spurs, Tottenham, Champions League, Pep Guardiola, Bournemouth, Graeme Souness, Harry Kane, Sergio Aguero, Anfield


‘Dandruff’ Arsenal & why Chelsea & Tottenham’s title hopes aren’t over – Graeme Souness

‘Dandruff’ Arsenal vs Liverpool Graeme Souness has focused on the Premier League title race in his weekly column in the Sunday Times. On Sunday morning, Liverpool are flying high at the top of the table following a 5-1 win over Arsenal. Liverpool are nine points clear of Tottenham, and ten points clear of Man City (who play Southampton today). On Liverpool’s superb result against the Gunners, Souness compared Arsenal to dandruff: (Liverpool) were sensational against Arsenal last night, brushing...
Tags: Sport, Ukraine, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Southampton, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Wembley, Graeme Souness, Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Crystal Palace, Selhurst Park


Duncan Castles defends Jose Mourinho’s Old Trafford record using Liverpool & Tottenham as comparisons

Duncan Castles & Jose Mourinho Journalist Duncan Castles is known for being a Jose Mourinho’s mouthpiece in the media. So it’s no surprise that this weekend in the Sunday Times, Castles has come out in defence of the Special One. Mourinho was sacked by Manchester United following last weekend’s defeat to Liverpool. That result left Man United in sixth, with their top four hopes in tatters. So is Mourinho finished as a top class manager? Are his tactics and man-management skills now outdated? L...
Tags: Europe, England, Germany, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Italy, Tottenham, Old Trafford, Mauricio Pochettino, Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho, Cardiff, Graeme Souness