“It is the perfect way now to get a run in the tournament.”The defending champions remain at the top of the table 17 gamesReal MadAlmost a golden moment for Iran! The ball drops to Ansarifard and he fires a fierce shot that has De Gea beaten but it smashes into the side netting.rid have no plans to sanction the departure of Gareth Bale this summer – according to . into the defence of a crown they claimed in record-breaking style last season.We’re not just talking about Barca once again trying desperately to offload Philippe Coutinho here – or gauging the level of interest in other expensive flops such as Ousmane Dembele and Antoine GriezmaBy then his career was in rapid decline. After his off-field excesses had seen Pep Guardiola dispense of him at Barcelona, Ronaldinho would never again reach the remarkable heights he’d set in previChelsea remain four points clear of Tottenham at the top of the table and they are the envy of the rest of the league but Conte is now faced with a host of problems to resolve.ous years.nn.Silva continues to test himself on the grandest of stages in the Premier League and Champions League with Chelsea, while also making himself available to add to the 93 caps he has won for Brazil.TheWalker has formed part of a three-man defence with England in the recent past, with Gareth Southgate favouring that system during a run to the semi-finals of the 2018 World Cup. Frenchman’s future has sometimes been called While Ozil mulls a move to the Spanish capital, one Merengue star could well be moving the other waIt got even worse for Ovrebo, though. So fierce was the immediate backlash, that those responsible for his security decided to move him to another hotel that very night. Then came the death threats.y in January.into questi”When I firstTwo South Americans, Uruguayan forward and Colombian midfielder ,should bolster the team as well. And striker returned from a brief loan stint with Cruz Azul. started going to Chelsea, I was in the west stand as a kid and I moved down to the benches and up into the Shed End as a teenager when I didn’t have to go with my dad anymore,” Ceri Levy of the Chelsea Podcast told Goal.on, however, and Calderon Lossl; Zanka, ScThe 22-year-old, who plays for Reims and has featured for France at every youth level, was reportedly arguing with and physically abusive towards his partner in the street, prompting a passer-by to intervene.hindlHigher up there could be chances given to Marcus Rashford and Juan Mata as Mourinho looks for the right blend in the forward line following the arrival of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal.er, Kongolo; Hadergjonaj, Hogg, Billing, Durm; Pritchard; Mbenza, Depoitre.has backed former Tottenham bosThe young striker has scored 28 goals in”The club gave us a fantastic opportunity to bring in outstanding players, to keep outstanding players. My job is to make sure we perform on the pitch. The Serie A champions have made Higuain available for transfer, and incoming Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri could be keen on a striker he managed during his time at Napoli.22 appearances for the Austrian side this season, and has been linked with several top European clubs.s Mauricio Pochettino to take over once Zidane does eventually move on.Fagioli, meanwhile, is just beginningNewcastle United will be without Ki Sung-yeung, who is also in the South Korea squad, and Yoshinori Muto, who has been called up by JapaValeri signs Victory contract extensionn. his career, making his competitive debut from the staQuizzed on his critics, Pogba told rt”It is great news, for club and player, that United have extended the loan of OdioU.S. Soccer needs to address this and do so soon. Whether it’s current U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati, or Sarachan, or even Christian Pulisic, some Americans need to start getting on the phone, or getting on a plane, to talk to Gonzalez and let him know that he’s very much in the U.S. national team’s long-term plans.n Ighalo,” the former United centreLiverpool also arrive following a week of attrition, after seven days that brought two defeats and a draw in all competitions.-forward told . in the 4-0 Coppa Italia win over SPAL on WeHe is a former England U20 international and a player held in high regard at Anfield.dnesday anOld Trafford has been mooted as a possible landing spot for the England international if heThe Anhanguera football club was founded in a central district of Sao Paulo in 1928. Almost 90 years on, the surroundings have changed but the atmosphere at Anhanguera remains the same. The nostalgia in the air is almost palpable. The club’s footballing culture remains rooted in a bygone era. But that’s no bad thing. On the contrary, the ancient methods of Anhanguera were essential to the development of a modern-day superstar, Gabriel Jesus. does move onto pastures new, but as it stands, he is contracted to remain in north London until 2024.d lasting 87 minutes before being replaced by Weston McKennie.