Haaland penalty claim, Wilson foul on Lloris

Video Assistant Referee causes controversy every week in the Premier League, but how are decisions made, and are they correct? After each weekend we take a look at the major incidents, to examine and explain the process both in terms of VAR protocol and the Laws of the Game. – How VAR decisions affected every … Read more

Real Madrid switch from Cancelo to Dalot

The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Real Madrid look to Dalot Real Madrid are monitoring … Read more

How Arsenal became title contenders by signing players from Manchester City

Oct 19, 2022 Rob DawsonCorrespondent The joke doing the rounds on social media is that after making the Premier League look easy with four titles in five years, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has built himself a challenger by sending Mikel Arteta, Gabriel Jesus and Oleksandr Zinchenko to Arsenal. With the former Man City assistant … Read more

Transfer Talk – Real Madrid want Erling Haaland to replace Karim Benzema in 2024

The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Real want Haaland Real Madrid have made Erling Haaland … Read more

How it started, how it’s going

The Premier League title race is almost a quarter of the way through, with Arsenal the surprise early leaders in a season that faces the unprecedented disruption of a six-week shutdown due to the staging of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in November and December. 2 Related Mikel Arteta’s team are top of the table … Read more

Barcelona trouble, Brugge success, goals

Matchday three of the Champions League group stage is wrapped up, providing fans with plenty to talk about and more to look forward to. After an exciting third round of games, we asked our writers Sam Marsden, Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens to answer some of our burning questions. – Stream on ESPN+: LaLiga, Bundesliga, … Read more

Man City’s Erling Haaland gets rare 10 rating from L’Equipe

Erling Haaland stole the show once again this past weekend: The powerhouse striker became the first scorer of a hat trick in a Manchester derby as City beat United 6-3 at the Etihad. 2 Related The rampaging City star completed the feat inside 64 minutes courtesy of his 12th, 13th and 14th Premier League goals … Read more

Man United’s Casemiro quandary, Barcelona leapfrog Real Madrid

European club football is back in full swing following the international break. We saw a couple of big derbies in the Premier League — Arsenal beating Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City seeing off Manchester United — while Barcelona now sit over Real Madrid in LaLiga standings. Meanwhile, Liverpool and Internazionale are all out of sorts. … Read more

Erling Haaland is the world’s best player, and Man City are unbeatable

MANCHESTER, England — Erling Haaland is the best player in the world right now, and he has transformed Manchester City from a great team into one that is capable of blowing everyone else away this season. Just ask Manchester United, beaten 6-3 at the Etihad on Sunday, following another Haaland hat trick. Phil Foden also … Read more

Haaland, Man City give United brutal reality check in derby

11:10 AM ET Rob DawsonCorrespondent MANCHESTER, England — If Sunday brought a memorable rendition of the Manchester derby, then it was memorable not just for the goals, but how lopsided and non-competitive it was. Manchester City demolished Manchester United at Etihad Stadium, 6-3, for the highest-scoring Manchester derby ever. – Report: Man United-Arsenal | Premier … Read more