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Jose Mourinho's first training session with Tottenham Hotspur went down well as he aims to return the Whitelily yo winning ways after taken over Mauricio Pochettino.

Jose Mourinho returns to the fray as Manchester City face tough Chelsea test

Jose Mourinho will inevitably be the centre of attention as he takes charge of Tottenham for the first time this weekend while Manchester City looks to get their Premier League title challenge back on track against Chelsea.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is “100 per cent” certain that Ederson will line up for Manchester City in a crunch Premier League clash despite picking up a knock on Champions League duty.

Jurgen Klopp: Mentality sets Liverpool apart from others

While they might be a team filled with top players, it’s the focus on the psychological part of the game that sets Liverpool apart, according to Jurgen Klopp.
Cristiano Ronaldo conceded he is not ‘100 percent’ despite his goal spree for Portugal but always ready to play as injury-hit Juventus head to Atalanta on Saturday looking to extend their unbeaten run this season to stay top of Serie A.

Cristiano Ronaldo ready to make amends for Atalanta duel

Cristiano Ronaldo conceded he is not ‘100 percent’ despite his goal spree for Portugal but always ready to play as injury-hit Juventus head to Atalanta on Saturday looking to extend their unbeaten run this season to stay top of Serie A.
Jose Mourinho has handed Tottenham Hotspur three-man shortlist for the January transfer market, according to report.

Jose Mourinho to receive £2 million bonus if Tottenham qualify for Champions League

The Portuguese will earn £15million a year, after becoming the new Spurs manager following Mauricio Pochettino’s departure.
Atletico Madrid's Spanish forward Diego Costa (down) gestures in pain during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Club Brugge at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on October 3, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO

Diego Costa set for three months out after operation

Diego Costa is facing three months out after Atletico Madrid confirmed the striker underwent surgery on a cervical disc on Thursday.

Wesley Sneijder: I could’ve been as good as Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo

Former Netherlands international Wesley Sneijder believes he could have matched the levels of Messi and Ronaldo with more commitment.
Tottenham have confirmed the appointment of Jose Mourinho as their new manager on a contract that runs until 2023.

Harry Redknapp: Jose Mourinho will get Tottenham into Champions League places, anything less is...

Harry Redknapp believes that Tottenham will achieve a top-four finish with Jose Mourinho in charge, and claims anything less would be a "disaster" for the club given the money spent on their new training ground and stadium.

AC Milan offer Zlatan Ibrahimovic six-month deal

Sweden star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been offered a six-month deal to come to the aid of struggling former Italian giants AC Milan, according to reports in Italy on Thursday.
Mauricio Pochettino has admitted to being worried about the extra workload a new documentary centred on Tottenham will create for his staff.

Mauricio Pochettino nears new job as Europe’s top clubs jostle for Argentine

Poch is in the unusual position of having Europe’s top clubs forming a queue for him, despite losing his job after a poor start to the season.
Jose Mourinho's first training session with Tottenham Hotspur went down well as he aims to return the Whitelily yo winning ways after taken over Mauricio Pochettino.

José Mourinho told Spurs have no money to spend in January

New Tottenham manager José Mourinho will have to make do with what he has for the remainder of the season.
Gareth Bale is congratulated by relieved Wales team mates after scoring against Azerbaijan. Gareth Everett-Huw Evans-Rex-Shutterstock

Gareth Bale tipped to leave Real Madrid for Tottenham

Gareth Bale’s celebration with a ‘Wales, golf, Madrid’ banner after helping his country to Euro 2020 was “childish”, says Ramon Calderon, with a move away from the Santiago Bernabeu now expected.
Arsenal first-team operations manager Ameesh Manek has been charged with improper conduct by the FA for his behaviour during Sunday's defeat to Crystal Palace.

Rob Holding insists Arsenal can still finish in Premier League’s top four

Arsenal have not yet reached "crisis point" and can still secure a place in the Premier League's top four come May, according to Rob Holding.
Paris Saint-Germain's German coach Thomas Tuchel reacts at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS

Tottenham targeted Thomas Tuchel before hiring Jose Mourinho

The news of the day in the world of football is Tottenham Hotspur sacrificing long-term success for a quick fix and hiring José Mourinho.
Sadio Mane has stated he was unsure about Jurgen Klopp when the Liverpool manager first had contact with him while in charge of Borussia Dortmund in 2014.

Sadio Mané: Jürgen Klopp is the best manager in the world

Everyone knew Sadio Mané was great when he was at Southampton, but under Jürgen Klopp, Mané has turned into a Champions League winner and one of the best individual players in the world.
Jose Mourinho was at Tottenham’s training ground to meet his new squad following his appointment as Mauricio Pochettino’s replacement at the struggling Premier League club on Wednesday.

Jose Mourinho meets Tottenham squad after being named as new boss

Jose Mourinho was at Tottenham’s training ground to meet his new squad following his appointment as Mauricio Pochettino’s replacement at the struggling Premier League club on Wednesday.
Jose Mourinho claimed that the Manchester City 'B team' has more chance of winning the Premier League this season than his former clubs Manchester United and Chelsea.

Harry Redknapp: Jose Mourinho should make Gareth Bale his first Tottenham Hotspur signing

Jose Mourinho has been appointed as the new Tottenham Hotspur boss following the dismissal of Mauricio Pochettino last night, and the Portuguese will face West Ham United on Saturday in his first game in charge of the North Londoners.
Jose Mourinho has been appointed the new Tottenham manager. REUTERS

José Mourinho was not Tottenham’s first choice to replace Mauricio Pochettino

That’s according to a story in the Daily Mail on Wednesday which claims that Spurs chairman Daniel Levy actually wanted Brendan Rodgers to work his magic in north London.
Mauricio Pochettino consoles Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur following defeat in the Champions League Final

Harry Kane sends emotional ‘thank you’ message to Mauricio Pochettino after Tottenham sacking

Harry Kane has joined the chorus of Tottenham fans issuing an emotional farewell to departed manager Mauricio Pochettino.

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