A Mateo Kovacic hat-trick, a Mauro Icardi brace and one from Southampton old boy Pablo Osvaldo saw Inter to a 6-0 win over Stjarnan tonight. Tonight’s thrashing resulted in a 9-0 aggregate scoreline for the Nerazurri, which sees them qualify in style for the Europa League.
After drawing Borussia Dortmund, Galatasaray and Anderlecht in the Champions League draw this morning, Arsenal secretary David Miles was in bullish mood. A man who clearly enjoys playing on history and threading a narrative, Miles showed an elephant-like memory by citing Arsenal’s historic links with all three of their group stage opponenents. And only half-jokingly, […]
Demba Ba has said he came very close to joining Arsenal this summer but insisted he was happy to have joined Besiktas, despite his new club’s Champions League defeat to the Gunners.
If it were not for the obvious transparency of the Champions League draw, with its glass balls and participating legends, Manchester City might begin to suspect Uefa had it in for them.
In a case of role reversal, Angel Di Maria leaves Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo’s current club, to join Manchester United, Ronaldo’s former club. It’s not just that, though: Di Maria will also wear the number 7 shirt, which Cristiano wore with distinction for many years with the Red Devils. Speaking at tonight’s UEFA awards gala, where […]
; It’s not been the brightest start to life at Manchester United for Luke Shaw. During pre-season, the £30 million full-back was scolded by manager Louis van Gaal for his lack of fitness, and forced to train alone. Shaw then picked up a ‘hamstring injury’, which has ruled him out for at least another 2-3 weeks