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Manchester United extend Matteo Darmian contract amid Juventus interest - sources

Craig Burley reflects on the positive change in attitude at Manchester United after their seventh straight win under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Manchester United have extended Matteo Darmian's contract amid interest from Juventus in the Italian defender, sources have told ESPN FC. Editors' Picks Watch on ESPN networks in the U.S. ESPN+ is America's home for a host of professional soccer leagues from around the world, highlighted by Italy's Serie A, Major League Soccer, UEFA N...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Italy, Old Trafford, Transfers, Argentina, Juventus, Espn, United, Buenos Aires, Matteo Darmian, Mourinho, English Premier League


Bilbao bemused by offside ruling in draw at Villarreal

Villarreal Athletic Bilbao 1 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Jan 20 (Reuters) - Villarreal remained in the relegation zone after drawing 1-1 at home to fellow strugglers Athletic Bilbao on Sunday but were fortunate to escape with a point afte...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Athletic Bilbao, Villarreal, Spanish Primera Division, Villarreal Athletic Bilbao, Reuters Villarreal, Jaume Costa put Athletic


UPDATE 1-Soccer-Bilbao bemused by offside ruling in draw at Villarreal

Villarreal Athletic Bilbao 1 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats (Adds Rayo result, Athletic coach quotes)Jan 20 (Reuters) - Villarreal remained in the relegation zone after drawing 1-1 at home to fellow strugglers Athletic Bilbao on Sunday but w...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Athletic Bilbao, Villarreal, Athletic, Rayo, Spanish Primera Division, Villarreal Athletic Bilbao, Reuters Villarreal, Jaume Costa put Athletic, Soccer Bilbao


Quagliarella's late brace not enough for Samp in 3-3 draw

Fiorentina Sampdoria 3 3 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats MILAN, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Veteran Sampdoria striker Fabio Quagliarella scored for the 10th Serie A match in a row when h...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Fiorentina, Italian Serie A, Sampdoria, Gastón Ramírez, Samp, Luis Muriel, Fabio Quagliarella, Quagliarella, Edimilson Fernandes, Stats Milan, Fiorentina Sampdoria, Reuters Veteran Sampdoria


Tottenham need last-minute winner to edge past Fulham

Fulham Tottenham Hotspur 1 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Harry Winks scored with the final kick of the game to lead Tottenham past Fulham after losing Dele Alli to ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Tottenham Hotspur, Tottenham, Hugo Lloris, Harry Kane, Fulham, Fernando Llorente, Dele Alli, English Premier League, Harry Winks, Fulham Tottenham Hotspur, Craven Cottage Llorente


Manchester City cruise against Huddersfield, reduce Liverpool's lead at top

Huddersfield Town Manchester City 0 3 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Manchester City cruised to a 3-0 victory against managerless Huddersfield to close the gap to Liverpool at ...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Huddersfield, Danilo, Huddersfield Town, Paris Saint Germain, English Premier League, Huddersfield Town Manchester City, Jonas Lossl, Christopher Schindler Danilo


Paul Scholes in talks with Oldham Athletic over manager's role - sources

ESPN's Mark Ogden sits down with Gary Neville and Paul Scholes to discuss Salford City's journey so far and what the future holds for the club. Paul Scholes is in talks with Oldham Athletic over the manager's position at the League Two club, sources have told ESPN FC, but no agreement is yet in place for the former Manchester United midfielder to take his first steps into management. Scholes, who made 718 appearances for United during a 19-year career at Old Trafford, is involved...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Old Trafford, Mark Ogden, Espn, Gary Neville, United, Paul Scholes, Oldham, English League Two, Oldham Athletic, Salford City, ESPN FC, National League


Melbourne Victory and Wellington Phoenix share spoils in six-goal thriller

Melbourne Victory Wellington Phoenix FC 3 3 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats A late strike from Kosta Barbarouses salvaged a point for Melbourne Victory in a ding-dong 3-3 draw with Wellington Phoenix on Sunday. The New Zealander struck a volley...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Australian A-League, Melbourne Victory, Wellington Phoenix, Ola Toivonen, Wellington Phoenix Fc, David Williams, Kosta Barbarouses, Roy Krishna, Melbourne Victory Wellington Phoenix FC, Brisbane Phoenix


Monaco boss Henry angered by VAR malfunction during 5-1 defeat

Monaco head coach Thierry Henry was left frustrated at VAR during his side's 5-1 defeat to Strasbourg. Monaco coach Thierry Henry was left angered after the Video Assistant Refereeing (VAR) system malfunctioned during his side's 5-1 loss to Strasbourg in Ligue 1 on Saturday. TV footage showed the former France international appearing to make an abusive remark to a Strasbourg player as the visitors showed no mercy in routing Monaco, who were reduced to 10 men after the dismissal of Nal...
Tags: France, Football, Sport, Story, Strasbourg, Monaco, Thierry Henry, French Ligue 1, AS Monaco, Henry, Naldo, Var, Strasbourg Monaco, Strasbourg in Ligue


Central Coast Mariners and Brisbane Roar share points in A-League basement battle

Central Coast Mariners Brisbane Roar 1 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Central Coast and Brisbane have finished with a share of the points in a thrilling A-League clash between the last two teams on the competition table. The Mariners took an...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Brisbane, Brisbane Roar, Central Coast Mariners, Mariners, Australian A-League, Central Coast, Jacob Melling, Central Coast Mariners Brisbane Roar, Matt Millar, Luke De Vere, Stats Central Coast


Mourinho: Liverpool, Man City success down to support for managers

Wayne Rooney addresses Paul Pogba's resurgence at Man United under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and what was going wrong for him under Jose Mourinho. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp are reaping the benefits of having the full support of their clubs, something...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Wayne Rooney, Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp, Klopp, Man United, Etihad, Paul Pogba


Atletico Madrid bounce back with easy win over Huesca in La Liga

Huesca Atletico Madrid 0 3 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Atletico Madrid eased the pain of their midweek Copa del Rey exit to Girona by strolling to a 3-0 win at basement club Huesca on Saturday, moving to within two points of La Liga leaders...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, La Liga, Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Atletico, Girona, Huesca, Spanish Primera Division, Lucas Hernández, Stats Atletico Madrid, El Alcoraz, Huesca Atletico Madrid, Barcelona France


Timothy Weah scores on Celtic debut to seal Scottish Cup progress

Tim Weah marked the start of his loan spell at Celtic with a goal against Airdrieonians in the fourth round of the Scottish Cup. United States international Timothy Weah scored on his debut for Celtic as the Scottish champions beat Airdrieonians 3-0 to progress to the round of 16 of the Scottish Cup. Weah, 18, is on loan from PSG and, 14 minutes after coming off the bench, ran onto a Dedryck Boyata through ball to put the finishing touches to the game with the final goal in the 83rd minute. Ear...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, United States, Celtic, Paris Saint-germain, Psg, Scottish Cup, Scott Sinclair, Airdrieonians, Dedryck Boyata, Timothy Weah, Weah, Tim Weah


Zlatan Ibrahimovic says LA Galaxy 'will win' in 2018, discusses first year in MLS

In typical Zlatan Ibrahimovic fashion, he tells ESPN FC that his LA Galaxy will be successful in 2019 and discusses his 500th career goal. Take the mic away? Avoid him? Kick him? MLS coaches have their (tongue-in-cheek) say as to how to stop the great man. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Zlatan Ibrahimovic said the LA Galaxy "...
Tags: La, Football, Los Angeles, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pep Guardiola, LA Galaxy, Jose Mourinho, Major League Soccer, Paul Pogba, ESPN FC


Zlatan Ibrahimovic says LA Galaxy 'will win' in 2019, discusses first year in MLS

In typical Zlatan Ibrahimovic fashion, he tells ESPN FC that his LA Galaxy will be successful in 2019 and discusses his 500th career goal. Take the mic away? Avoid him? Kick him? MLS coaches have their (tongue-in-cheek) say as to how to stop the great man. Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up to ESPN FC about Paul Pogba's revitalization since Jose Mourinho's departure and likens it to his disagreements with Pep Guardiola at Barcelona. Zlatan Ibrahimovic said the LA Galaxy "...
Tags: La, Football, Los Angeles, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pep Guardiola, LA Galaxy, Jose Mourinho, Major League Soccer, Paul Pogba, ESPN FC


Axel Witsel winner keeps Dortmund six points clear at top

RB Leipzig Borussia Dortmund 0 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund narrowly beat RB Leipzig 1-0 courtesy of Axel Witsel's first half winner, to protect their six point lead over champions Bayern Munich at...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Bayern Munich, Belgium, Marco Reus, Borussia Dortmund, Dortmund, German Bundesliga, Axel Witsel, Roman Burki, RB Leipzig, RB Leipzig Borussia Dortmund


Newcastle out of relegation zone with emphatic win over Cardiff

Newcastle United Cardiff City 3 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Newcastle defender Fabian Schär struck twice as the hosts secured a vital three points over fellow strugglers Cardiff. Newcastle United moved out of the relegation zone ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Newcastle United, Newcastle, Mike Ashley, Cardiff City, Cardiff, St James, Rafa Benitez, English Premier League, Fabian Schar, Schar, Stats Newcastle, Newcastle United Cardiff City, Cardiff Newcastle United


Manchester United extend winning run, close gap on top four

Manchester United Brighton & Hove Albion 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Man United won their seventh straight game under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer through goals from Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Old Trafford, Brighton, Luke Shaw, Brighton & Hove Albion, Paul Pogba, Anthony Martial, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, English Premier League, Victor Lindelof, Stats Man United, Manchester United Brighton Hove Albion, Marcus Rashford Ole Gunnar Solskjaer


Real Madrid beat Sevilla to strengthen Champions League hopes

Real Madrid Sevilla FC 2 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Real Madrid midfielders Casemiro and Luka Modric struck late to earn a 2-0 home win over Sevilla as Santiago Solari's stuttering side leapfrogged the Andalusians into third spot in...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Real Madrid, Sevilla, Madrid, Sevilla FC, Casemiro, Luka Modric, Santiago Solari, Stats Real Madrid, Spanish Primera Division, Real Madrid Sevilla FC, Vinicius Jr, Tomas Vaclik


Southampton earn crucial win over Everton in battle against relegation

Southampton Everton 2 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Southampton staved off late pressure from Everton to see out a 2-1 home victory thanks to James Ward-Prowse's opener and a Lucas Digne own goal. Southampton earned a crucial ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Southampton, Everton, Saints, Gylfi Sigurdsson, English Premier League, James Ward Prowse, St Mary, Stats Southampton, Lucas Digne, Southampton Everton, Ralph Hasenhuettl James Ward Prowse


Burnley settle for goalless draw at Watford after Chris Wood denied by offside

Watford Burnley 0 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Both Watford's Ben Foster and Burnley's Tom Heaton kept clean sheets in Burnley's visit to Watford. Lowly Burnley made it four games unbeaten in the Premier League with...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Burnley, Ben Foster, Watford, Tom Heaton, Chris Wood, Gerard Deulofeu, English Premier League, James Tarkowski, Ashley Barnes, Watford Burnley, Dwight Mcneil, Watford Lowly Burnley


Callum Wilson scores wonder volley as Bournemouth beat West Ham

AFC Bournemouth West Ham United 2 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Callum Wilson's superb volley and a late strike from Josh King eased Bournemouth past West Ham. Bournemouth's Callum Wilson smashed home a wonderful second-h...
Tags: China, Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, West Ham United, Bournemouth, West Ham, Afc Bournemouth, Asmir Begovic, Artur Boruc, Callum Wilson, Marko Arnautovic, English Premier League, Josh King, West Ham Bournemouth


Goals galore as PSG enjoy Guingamp revenge win

Paris Saint-Germain Guingamp 9 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Runaway Ligue...
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PSG hit nine past Guingamp as Mbappe, Cavani bag hat tricks

Paris Saint-Germain Guingamp 9 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Runaway Ligue...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Paris Saint Germain, Psg, Neymar, French Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani, Marco Verratti, Guingamp, Parc des Princes, Kylian Mbappe, Runaway Ligue, Stats Paris Saint Germain, Thomas Meunier, Kylian Mbapp


Liverpool were expected to lose against Crystal Palace - Klopp

Mohamed Salah scored twice, including his 50th Premier League goal, to help Liverpool hold off Crystal Palace in a back-and-forth match at Anfield. LIVERPOOL, England -- Jurgen Klopp said he told his Liverpool side not to lose their nerve in an encounter with Crystal Palace that he believes many people expected his side to lose. Liverpool went into half-time 1-0 down but scored twice shortly after the break and twice more after Palace made it 2-2 in the 65th minute -- with Mohamed Salah bagging...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Manchester City, Italy, Roy Hodgson, Espn, Crystal Palace, Jurgen Klopp, Palace, Mohamed Salah, English Premier League, 50th Premier League, Anfield Liverpool England


Diogo Jota scores three as Wolves edge Leicester in seven-goal thriller

Wolverhampton Wanderers Leicester City 4 3 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Diogo Jota capped his hat trick emphatically in stoppage time to propel Wolverhampton 4-3 over Leicester City. Claude Puel laments Leicester City'...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Leicester, Leicester City, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton Wanderers, English Premier League, Molineux, Claude Puel, Nuno Espirito Santo, Diogo Jota, Wolverhampton Wanderers Leicester City


Injuries mount at Sydney FC ahead of crucial week for defending premiers

Sydney FC have defeated Newcastle 1-0 at the Jubilee Stadium thanks to an own-goal by the Jets' Nigel Boogaard. Melbourne City and Perth Glory failed to break the deadlock as Glory extended their lead at the top of the table to four points. Western Sydney Wanderers fell to another defeat as Craig Goodwin sealed the points for Adelaide. Central Coast Mariners grabbed their first win of the season and broke their 10-match losing streak being Melbourne City at the Ce...
Tags: Australia, Football, Sport, Story, Newcastle, Sydney, Espn, Brisbane Roar, Western Sydney Wanderers, Sydney FC, Perth Glory, Australian A-League, Melbourne City, Melbourne Victory, Craig Goodwin, Milos Ninkovic


UPDATE 1-Soccer-Roma edge Torino in five-goal Serie A thriller

AS Roma Torino 3 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats (Adds quotes)By Alasdair MackenzieROME, Jan 19 (Reuters) - AS Roma survived a second-half fightback to end Torino's unbeaten Serie A away record with a 3-2 win thanks to Stephan El Shaaraw...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Roma, Italian Serie A, Torino, AS Roma, Stephan El Shaarawy, El Shaarawy, Stadio Olimpico, Aleksander Kolarov, Cristian Ansaldi, Tomás Rincón, Roma Torino, Nicolo Zaniolo, Soccer Roma


Heather Garriock, senior Matildas express bewilderment at Alen Stajcic's sacking

Tournament of Nations: Sam Kerr (16') Japan 1-2 Australia Matildas' head coach Alen Stajcic believes the Women's World Cup is one of the most open it has been with a number of teams having a good chance of winning the tournament. Former Matilda Heather Garriock has lauded Alen Stajcic's work in putting Australian women's football on the world map after the national team boss was sacked on Saturday. The FFA fired the former Sydney FC manager just five months out...
Tags: Japan, Australia, France, Football, Sport, Story, Espn, Sydney FC, Matildas, FFA, Alen Stajcic, Sam Kerr, Heather Garriock, Australia Matildas, FIFA Women's World Cup, W League Socceroos


Salah scores two as Speroni howler helps Liverpool beat Crystal Palace

Mohamed Salah scored twice, including his 50th Premier League goal, to help Liverpool hold off Crystal Palace in a back-and-forth match at Anfield. Mohamed Salah's two goals helped Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 4-3 at Anfield to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table to seven points. The Egyptian sealed the win with the 50th Premier League goal of his career, becoming the first Egyptian and the eighth African to reach that milestone, though he only did so courtesy of a mis...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Liverpool, Andros Townsend, Anfield, Crystal Palace, Palace, Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, English Premier League, Salah, 50th Premier League, Speroni, Anfield Mohamed Salah