Talking Point: Can Sheffield United´s brave tactics succeed in the Premier League?

Sheffield United have started well on their return to the big time, gaining four points from their opening two Premier League games. The Blades have been to League One and back since they were last in the Premier League in 2007, spending six seasons in the third tier before gaining promotion to the Championship in […]

The post Talking Point: Can Sheffield United´s brave tactics succeed in the Premier League? appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Talking Point: Can Sheffield United´s brave tactics succeed in the Premier League? appeared first on Soccer News.

Gremio 0-1 Palmeiras: Scarpa stunner lifts Scolari´s men

A spectacular goal from Gustavo Scarpa saw Palmeiras edge Gremio 1-0 in the first leg of their Copa Libertadores quarter-final on Tuesday. Scarpa produced a tremendous 30-yard strike to give Palmeiras an away win in Porto Alegre, where Felipe Melo was sent off in the second half for the visitors. Still, the moment of brilliance […]

The post Gremio 0-1 Palmeiras: Scarpa stunner lifts Scolari´s men appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Gremio 0-1 Palmeiras: Scarpa stunner lifts Scolari´s men appeared first on Soccer News.

Championship Review: Sheffield Wednesday back on top, Middlesbrough get first win

Sheffield Wednesday returned to the top of the Championship table thanks to a 1-0 win over struggling Luton Town, while Middlesbrough beat Wigan Athletic by the same scoreline for their first win of the campaign. Phillip Cocu suffered his first defeat in charge of Derby County as Bristol City held on to triumph 2-1 at Pride Park. Birmingham […]

The post Championship Review: Sheffield Wednesday back on top, Middlesbrough get first win appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Championship Review: Sheffield Wednesday back on top, Middlesbrough get first win appeared first on Soccer News.

Rodri: Adapting to overwhelming Man City not easy

Adapting to life as the holding midfielder in an ultra-attacking Manchester City side is no easy task, according to the club’s record signing Rodri. A £62.8million (€70m) close-season recruit from Atletico Madrid, Rodri has stepped in for Fernandinho over the opening weeks of the season, the Brazil international having returned late to club duty following […]

The post Rodri: Adapting to overwhelming Man City not easy appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Rodri: Adapting to overwhelming Man City not easy appeared first on Soccer News.

Neville urges six-month social media boycott following Pogba abuse

Phil Neville has called for the football community to boycott social media for six months after the latest instance of high-profile racist abuse. England women’s manager Neville was reacting to Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba being targeted online after he had a penalty saved in Monday’s 1-1 Premier League draw at Wolves. Chelsea striker Tammy […]

The post Neville urges six-month social media boycott following Pogba abuse appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Neville urges six-month social media boycott following Pogba abuse appeared first on Soccer News.

Nuno unsure over VAR after delays following Neves wonderstrike

Nuno Espirito Santo said VAR cannot be allowed to affect goal celebrations after his Wolves side drew 1-1 with Manchester United. Ruben Neves scored a sensational equaliser at Molineux on Monday to cancel out Anthony Martial’s first-half opener for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men. The midfielder unleashed a stunning curling strike that clipped the underside of […]

The post Nuno unsure over VAR after delays following Neves wonderstrike appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Nuno unsure over VAR after delays following Neves wonderstrike appeared first on Soccer News.

Man United: Why it is time for Pogba to pass up on penalties

Manchester United were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw at Wolves after Paul Pogba had a second-half penalty saved by Rui Patricio at Molineux. Ruben Neves’ sublime 55th-minute strike cancelled out Anthony Martial’s opener but Pogba had a golden chance to take the points when he was brought down by Conor Coady. At that […]

The post Man United: Why it is time for Pogba to pass up on penalties appeared first on Soccer News.

The post Man United: Why it is time for Pogba to pass up on penalties appeared first on Soccer News.