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Who is Manor Solomon? Things to know about the coveted Israeli star

Manor Solomon is attracting interest from across Europe, including Arsenal. Here is everything to now about the Shakhtar Donetsk star.


West Ham in talks with Sevilla for striker Youssef En-Nesyri

West Ham have submitted a formal offer for Sevilla striker Youssef En-Nesyri as they look to the transfer market to replace Sebastien Haller.


Jose Mourinho hints at Dele Alli's Spurs ending with latest axe and Tanguy Ndombele comments

Once again Alli was nowhere to be seen as Tottenham comfortably beat Sheffield United 3-1 while Ndombele played a starring role in the victory


Mount strikes as Chelsea edge 10-man Fulham

Mount strikes as Chelsea edge 10-man Fulham


Fernando Torres is coaching Diego Simeone's other son in Atletico Madrid B

Fernando Torres promoted to coaching Atletico Madrid B team


Arsenal 0-0 Crystal Palace: 5 talking points as Gunners labour to Emirates bore draw

Arsenal could not break down Crystal Palace's stubborn resistance as Mikel Arteta's side failed to provide the spark required to see off the Eagles at the Emirates


Ndombele stunner helps Tottenham win at Sheff United

Ndombele stunner helps Tottenham win at Sheff United


8 next Motherwell manager candidates as Steelmen search for quick-fire Stephen Robinson replacement

The Steelmen are an ambitious club who haven't been shy to try new things on and off the pitch and get the chance to do so again.


Celtic and Rangers players unite in touching tribute to victims of the Ibrox disaster

Both sides of the Old Firm fell silent ahead of their crunch Premiership tie on the 50th anniversary of the stadium tragedy.


Wayne Rooney's 10 defining matches: Best and worst moments as Man Utd and England legend retires

Rooney earned 120 caps for England, scoring 53 goals, and won five Premier League titles with Manchester United, plus the Champions League in 2008


Nigerian boy hopes for future in soccer after setting freestyle world record

Nigerian boy hopes for future in soccer after setting freestyle world record


Liverpool 0-0 Man Utd: Player Ratings as defenders stand out but strikers struggle at Anfield

LIVERPOOL 0-0 MANCHESTER UNITED: Neither side could find the breakthrough in their goalless draw at Anfield, in a result that will further emboldened Manchester City's title challenge.


Tactical Analysis: RB Leipzig vs. Borussia Dortmund

After a cagey first half stalemate, both Leipzig and Dortmund changed tactics and BVB got the better of the Red Bulls


'They all defend with all they have' - Jurgen Klopp aims dig at Man Utd tactics

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was unimpressed with Manchester United's defensive tactics in their 0-0 draw.


Joan Laporta insists Lionel Messi 'will do everything in his power' to stay at Barcelona

Lionel Messi wants to stay at Barcelona beyond 2021 according to Joan Laporta.


Is Zidane’s counter-pressing finally taking shape?

Zinedine Zidane’s version of positional play might finally be complemented with a counter-pressing scheme of its own.


Last-gasp David strike earns Lille 2-1 win against Reims

Last-gasp David strike earns Lille 2-1 win against Reims


Liverpool transfer decision complicated by Virgil van Dijk return and Premier League rules

Liverpool supporters have been desperate to see their club add a new face at the back in the January window, but adding a new player to the squad isn't a simple equation


Raphael Guerreiro Almost Signed for PSG in 2019

Our beloved Raphael Guerreiro nearly left the club for a reunion with Thomas Tuchel


Scottish Cup draw: Motherwell handed away tie as Hamilton host familiar foes

Airdrie and Clyde were also in the hat for the third round draw


Cardiff star Sol Bamba speaks for first time since devastating cancer diagnosis

Bamba, who told his team-mates of his cancer diagnosis on Monday before the club released a public statement, wants to attend the training ground and Cardiff games as much as possible


Athletic's band of brothers trumps Barca stardust

Athletic's band of brothers trumps Barca stardust


Hamilton v Motherwell: Lanarkshire rivals assessed ahead of crunch derby clash

A closer look at the two sides ahead of a mouthwatering clash to kick-off 2021


5 bold Celtic transfer moves that could provide January spark to reignite 10 In A Row challenge

Neil Lennon is in a difficult spot but if he takes decisive action there is no reason why Celtic can't hit the ground running once again in the New Year.


Jaded Liverpool lack guile to open up solid United

Jaded Liverpool lack guile to open up solid United


Barca's Messi sees red as Bilbao claim Super Cup glory

Barca's Messi sees red as Bilbao claim Super Cup glory


Roker Roundup: Manager of St Johnstone left back linked to Sunderland wants him to stay

Whilst St Johnstone left back Scott Tanser has been linked with a move away - with Sunderland said to be interested in his services - their manager wants him to stay and sign a new deal.


Reader’s Corner: In defence of George Dobson

Welcome to Reader’s Corner, where we invite YOU, the good folk who skim these pages, to offer your own articles up for our website. Today, RR reader Jack Dodds explains why he believes George Dobson’s getting the rough end of the stick – and that if the midfielder leaves Sunderland it won’t be the last we see of him.


Mohamed Salah hints he is happy to stay at Liverpool

Mohamed Salah has said he would be happy to stay at Liverpool but says his future depends on the club, having previously flirted with Real Madrid & Barcelona.


How England's golden generation have fared as managers & coaches

Wayne Rooney is the latest of England golden generation from the mid-2000s to become a manager after landing the Derby job - but how have the others fared?


Luis Alberto double inspires Lazio to Rome derby win

Luis Alberto double inspires Lazio to Rome derby win


Barca miss perfect opportunity to exorcise the ghosts

Not good enough on the night


Celtic and Rangers' 6 box-office transfer options as forgotten stars search for redemption

Even the most of detailed signing plans can change when a big-name option becomes available.


Faf de Klerk: South Africa is the dream but I'll play anywhere to save Lions series

“Cancellation would be truly devastating. The Lions is a once in a lifetime opportunity"


Timo Werner is struggling, but Chelsea fans can't give up on him just yet

Timo Werner still has time to justify his £47.5m transfer fee and Chelsea fans shouldn't give up on him just yet.


Amad Diallo has already identified reference point in Man Utd first team

The 18-year-old officially joined from Atalanta in the January transfer window after Manchester United struck a deal for the winger last summer


Oh, Hull! Another SOL stalemate for Sunderland

A draw at home to Hull left Lee Johnson waiting for his first home victory in three attempts – and the performance only served to illustrate the issues facing the new head coach.


Leicester City to Face Brentford in Fourth Round of FA Cup

Get your Oprah gifs ready for this one.


The players who could replace Georginio Wijnaldum at Liverpool

With Georginio Wijnaldum's Liverpool future uncertain, here is a list of midfielders who could replace him at Anfield.


Everton at Wolverhampton Wanderers match preview - key players missing as Toffees head to Molineux

Injuries are once again hampering Ancelotti’s team selection


Messi sees red, 'fearful' Juventus, PSG back top: Talking points from around Europe

Frustration got the better of Lionel Messi as he saw red in the Spanish Super Cup final, while Inter dealt a major blow to Juventus's Serie A title hopes but Paris Saint-Germain are back on top in France. AFP Sport rounds up some of the main talking points from across the continent: - Messi's first red card for Barca - Lionel Messi was sent off for the first time in 753 appearances for Barcelona at the end of his side's 3-2 extra-time defeat by...


Boca beat Banfield in shootout to win inaugural Maradona Cup

Boca beat Banfield in shootout to win inaugural Maradona Cup


Inter make Serie A title statement as Barella downs Juventus

Inter make Serie A title statement as Barella downs Juventus


Man City underline title credentials with thumping victory over Crystal Palace

A brace from John Stones and superb strikes from Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling saw City romp to a superb 4-0 win


Finlay’s Report: Relive all of the action from Sunderland’s impressive win at Wimbledon

“Could this be the turning point in Sunderland’s 2020/2021 season?” asks Roker Report’s Junior Reporter Finlay Anderson.


Brian Rice hopes Premiership season can finish as clubs are warned about celebrating

The Accies manger discusses finishing the season, celebrations and having sympathy for lower leagues


Memphis Depay & Houssem Aouar want to join a 'top three club in the world'

Memphis Depay & Houssem Aouar want to leave Lyon and join one of the top three clubs in the world. Memphis is linked with Barcelona & Aouar with Juventus.


Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and pathway to England gives Hamilton kids hope, says Aaron Martin as he hails Scottish Premiership standard

The Accies defender raves about the standard of Scottish football and believes players can follow van Dijk pathway to top


Jamie Gillan hoping for minimal Cleveland Browns role as last Brit standing in NFL play-offs

Cleveland Browns have been the story of the NFL play-offs so far - and Scottish punter Jamie Gillan hopes they can pull off another upset against the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend


Robbie Neilson's 7 vital Hearts challenges as third force Premiership ambitions dominate winter window thinking

The Jambos hold a five-point lead in the Championship despite a second league defeat in 10 games but there's work to do if they want to become a force to be reckoned with next season.