Wolves hoping to land 20-year-old Premier League striker on loan
Jan18

Wolves hoping to land 20-year-old Premier League striker on loan

Wolverhampton Wanderers of hopeful of sealing a loan deal for Belgium Under-21 international forward Obbi Oulare, according to Het Laaste Nieuws. The Championship side, who suffered a 3-1 defeat against Cardiff City at the weekend, have identified the Watford striker as a short-term replacement for Benik Afobe following his January move to Premier League outfit AFC Bournemouth earlier in the transfer window. The 20-year-old, who...

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Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool, Tottenham and Celtic all draw
Oct02

Round-up: Europa League – Liverpool, Tottenham and Celtic all draw

Liverpool endured a frustrating evening at Anfield as they were held to a 1-1  draw by Swiss side FC Sion in Group B. The pressure on Brendan Rodgers will surely increase as his side now have only two points from their opening two games, in a group they were surely favourites to win when the draw was made. It started well for the Reds, as Adam Lallana scored his second goal of the competition after good work from Divock Origi on the...

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Round-up: Europa League
Sep18

Round-up: Europa League

Celtic and Liverpool began their Europa League campaigns with a point apiece away from home, while, in North London, Tottenham received a scare from Azerbaijani side Qarabag before running out comfortable 3-1 winners. Liverpool travelled to Bordeaux without a number of first-team regulars, including Christian Benteke and James Milner, but Brazilian Philippe Coutinho returned to the starting line-up, and went close inside eight minutes...

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Round-up: Club Brugge 0-4 Man United (1-7 agg)
Aug27

Round-up: Club Brugge 0-4 Man United (1-7 agg)

Wayne Rooney’s hat-trick saw Manchester United seal their place in the UEFA Champions League group stage in style with a resounding 4-0 (7-1 aggregate) win at Club Brugge. The Red Devils never looked out of control once they got the first as they strolled to a huge victory over two legs, with Rooney breaking a 10-game goal drought with a treble. It could have been a different story, however, if departing Brugge striker Tom De...

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Preview: Club Brugge (1) vs Manchester United (3)
Aug26

Preview: Club Brugge (1) vs Manchester United (3)

Manchester United take a 3-1 aggregate lead to Belgium where they will face Club Brugge in their Champions League play-off second-leg. Memphis Depay scored his first two goals for United, before setting up the third for Marouane Fellaini in second half stoppage-time to give Louis van Gaal’s side some breathing space after they had fallen behind early in the match when Michael Carrick put past his own goalkeeper. Newcastle provided a...

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Head-to-Head: Chris Smalling vs Oscar Duarte
Aug26

Head-to-Head: Chris Smalling vs Oscar Duarte

This evening, Manchester United play the second-leg of their Champions League qualifier away to Club Brugge in what looks to be an interesting affair.  The Red Devils take a two-goal advantage to Belgium after they won 3-1 at Old Trafford last week, however Brugge have everything to play for in an all-or-nothing game. The hosts have got off to a steady start domestically with two victories, a draw and a loss, while the three-time...

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