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Former German international Michael Ballack has admitted he regrets leaving Chelsea ten years ago and wishes he had retired at the west London club.

Michael Ballack regrets leaving Chelsea for Bayer Leverkusen

Former German international Michael Ballack has admitted he regrets leaving Chelsea ten years ago and wishes he had retired at the west London club.
Frank Lampard has brought a positive vibe into the Chelsea dressing room since succeeding Maurizio Sarri in the managerial hot seat, according to Callum Hudson-Odoi.

Frank Lampard names the five best players he ever played with

Frank Lampard played with some world-class players for Chelsea, Manchester City, and England – but he can’t choose between the two best of all.
Chris Smalling is ready to hold talks regarding a permanent move to Roma from Manchester United and is also eyeing up an England recall ahead of Euro 2020.

Roma to face competition from Arsenal, Spurs for Chris Smalling

Serie A giants AS Roma will face competition from North London clubs Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur for the services of Manchester United defender Chris Smalling.
Bruno Fernandes has insisted he can do much better for Manchester United despite scoring his third goal for the club during a 1-1 draw at Everton on Sunday.

Bruno Fernandes set for first taste of Manchester derby

Bruno Fernandes can cement his status as Manchester United’s new talisman when the Portugal midfielder gets his first taste of the derby rivalry with Manchester City on Sunday.
Sadio Mane has challenged Liverpool to prove their title-winning credentials after suffering back-to-back defeats for the first time this season.

Sadio Mane expects Liverpool to end unexpected slump

Sadio Mane has urged Liverpool to use the worst week of their season as fuel to power the Premier League leaders a step closer to the title when they face Bournemouth on Saturday.
Harry Kane is recovering well from an ankle injury

Tottenham ‘face battle’ to keep Harry Kane without landing silverware

Tottenham are reportedly ‘facing a battle’ to keep striker Harry Kane this summer if they fail to win any silverware.
Manchester City claimed the League Cup for the fourth time in five seasons by beating Aston Villa 2-1 at Wembley on Sunday thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Rodrigo.

Manchester City hold off Aston Villa to retain League Cup

Manchester City claimed the League Cup for the fourth time in five seasons by beating Aston Villa 2-1 at Wembley on Sunday thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Rodrigo.
Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger: Manchester City cannot go unpunished, they bought all my players at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger says Manchester City must be punished if they have flouted UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rule, aiming a dig at the Premier League champions for always coming for his players while managing Arsenal.
Dave Watson (front row, third from left) with the Sunderland 1973 FA Cup-winning team. Colorsport-REX-Shutterstock

Former England defender diagnosed with brain illness

Former England defensive stalwart Dave Watson is suffering from a degenerative brain disease probably brought on by repeatedly heading the ball, his wife revealed on Friday.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has included Odion Ighalo in his update Europa League squad.

Paul Merson: Manchester United could sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer if Odion Ighalo flops

Arsenal hero and former England international, Paul Merson, has expressed his fears that Manchester United could sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer if shock loan signing Odion Ighalo fails to impress.
Chelsea have announced Eddie Newton has left to join Trabzonspor as the Turkish club’s assistant manager.

Chelsea announce Eddie Newton departure for Trabzonspor

Newton had been working at Chelsea this season as an assistant coach having previously held that position under Guus Hiddink and, most memorably, Roberto Di Matteo when they won the Champions League in 2012.
Frank Lampard defended his decision to drop Kepa Arrizabalaga after his replacement Willy Caballero gifted Leicester one of their goals in Saturday’s 2-2 draw at the King Power Stadium.

Chelsea stage comeback to draw Leicester

Frank Lampard admitted Chelsea face a fight to finish in the Premier League's top four after Antonio Rudiger's second goal of the game earned a 2-2 draw against Leicester on Saturday.
Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward reacts ahead of the English League Cup semi-final second leg football match between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north-west England, on January 29, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) /

Police probe attack on home of Manchester United chief Ed Woodward

Police have launched an investigation into an attack on the home of Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward as fans’ frustrations mount over the plight of the 20-times English champions.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is “desperate” to play after having his ankle cast removed following surgery earlier this month but there is still no timeline for the Frenchman’s return, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Paul Pogba ‘desperate’ to play

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is “desperate” to play after having his ankle cast removed following surgery earlier this month but there is still no timeline for the Frenchman’s return, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said.
Manchester United fans may not be too pleased with how Marcus Rashford‘s fitness was handled but to make matters worse, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is only just now reportedly looking for some squad depth.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer demands spirit of PSG as Manchester United prepare to tackle Manchester...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United need to harness the spirit of Paris Saint-Germain and put in a “perfect performance” if they are to overcome Manchester City and reach the League Cup final.
Kelechi Iheanacho scores again to send Leicester City into the FA Cup fifth round after 1-0 win over the second tier Brentford at Griffin Park on Saturday.

Carabao Cup: Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi seek 1st Cup final in England as Aston...

Super Eagles stars Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho will be seeking to play in their first domestic cup final in England when their club, Leicester City face Aston Villa tonight in the Carabao Cup second leg, semi-final tie at the Villa Park.
Liverpool’s Swiss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri (C) celebrates scoring his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north-west England on December 4, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

FA: Liverpool were warned over possible winter break clash

Liverpool were warned about the possibility of an FA Cup fourth-round replay during the mid-season break before the start of the current campaign, the Football Association has said.
Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi is okay to start Leicester City’s League Cup semi-final second leg with Aston Villa on Tuesday.

Wilfred Ndidi passed fit for Leicester City’s League Cup clash with Aston Villa

Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi is okay to start Leicester City’s League Cup semi-final second leg with Aston Villa on Tuesday.

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