Newcastle boss Bruce: Firmino just like Cantona

Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce has compared Roberto Firmino to his former Manchester United teammate Eric Cantona. Firmino was in mercurial form setting up two goals in the Reds’ 3-1 win over Newcastle at Anfield on Saturday. “He’s one that drifts into that little area and he naturally does it,

Arsenal manager Unai Emery on his decision to start Mesut Ozil vs Watford

Arsenal manager Unai Emery revealed his reasoning behind naming superstar Mesut Ozil in the Gunners’ starting lineup for their clash against Watford this afternoon. Unai Emery revealed that he decided to hand Mesut Ozil his first start of the season against Watford this afternoon, because the superstar has been performing

Dean Smith: Aston Villa players have burning desire

Dean Smith has seen a ‘burning desire’ from his Aston Villa players to kick on after the international break. The Villains have enjoyed a mixed start in their return to the Premier League. And Smith is hoping they can collect a home win over West Ham United on Monday. He

Man City legend Kompany will get statue at Etihad stadium

Manchester City legend Vincent Kompany will get a statue at Etihad stadium. The Manchester Evening News says City have named a road at their training complex after club legend Kompany and will erect a statue of their former captain outside the Etihad Stadium. Kompany is back in Manchester for his

A Tribute to Ali Daei: Cristiano Ronaldo's Final International Rival

149 games. 109 goals. One gargantuan record, with just one gargantuan rival.  On Tuesday evening, the world, as it is wont to do every couple of weeks, was abuzz with Cristiano Ronaldo GOAT bleating, after the Portuguese forward bagged four goals against Lithuania, taking his international tally to 93. And