Vincent Kompany named player-manager of Anderlecht after leaving Man City

Vincent Kompany named player-manager of Anderlecht after leaving Man City

Vincent Kompany has announced that he will become player-manager of Belgian side Anderlecht, after confirming that he is leaving Manchester City following 11 years with the Premier League club. In a lengthy Facebook post, Kompany outlined his plans for the future following his Etihad Stadium departure, which comes after captaining City through their most successful […]

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Pep Guardiola furious over financial fair play question after Man City’s treble triumph – video | Football

Pep Guardiola was infuriated in the immediate aftermath of Manchester City’s historic domestic treble when asked by a journalist if he was being accused of ‘receiving money’ through separate payments from the club’s Abu Dhabi owners. City had just trounced Watford 6-0 but Guardiola’s celebrations were soon marred when the subject was raised of previously reported leaks […]

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Gareth Southgate warns Premier League could soon be only 15% English | Football

Gareth Southgate fears that only 15% of players in the Premier League will be eligible for England in a decade’s time unless clubs give more opportunities to home-grown players. Southgate also urged English football not to become complacent amid the dominance of its clubs in Europe and, in a light-hearted quip, warned that the national […]

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FA Cup final, Man City vs Watford LIVE result: Latest reaction after City make history at Wembley

FA Cup final, Man City vs Watford LIVE result: Latest reaction after City make history at Wembley

FA Cup final, Man City vs Watford LIVE result: Latest reaction after City make history at Wembley | The Independent LiveUpdated Saturday 18 May 2019 19:12 Follow live coverage and reaction after Manchester City thrashed Watford to win the FA Cup to win the domestic treble. Pep Guardiola’s City side clinched the League Cup in the same stadium in March, beating […]

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Bundesliga final day: Bayern Munich bid to pip Dortmund to title – live! | Football

3.14pm BST15:14 An enforced change for Bayern, as Goretzka goes off and Renato Sanches comes on. 3.13pm BST15:13 Hoffenheim are 2-0 up at Mainz. Andrej Kramaric curled a 25-yard free-kick into the bottom right corner, with the keeper rooted on the other side of his goalline. Updated at 3.13pm BST 3.12pm BST15:12 Lucas Alario has […]

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Man City vs Watford, FA Cup final: Kick-off time, TV channel and how to stream online

Man City vs Watford, FA Cup final: Kick-off time, TV channel and how to stream online

Manchester City take on Watford this Saturday in the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium, as City aim to become the first club to win the domestic treble in England after sealing the Premier League title and League Cup already this season. Pep Guardiola is chasing his first FA Cup trophy with City last winning under Roberto Mancini in 2011 when Yaya Touré’s […]

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Manchester City need Champions League win to be the best, says Guardiola | Football

Pep Guardiola could lead Manchester City to an unprecedented treble on Saturday but has admitted his team must win the Champions League to be considered among the greats. Victory over Watford in the FA Cup final would supplement back-to-back League Cup and Premier League titles but it irks Guardiola that City have not gone beyond […]

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Lyon focused on fourth Women’s Champions League title in a row | Suzanne Wrack | Football

The Netherlands midfielder Lieke Martens said she is “happy” in Barcelona as speculation about the possibility of swapping the Catalan club for her Champions League final opponents, Lyon, mounts. “I saw it also today in the news,” Martens said on Friday, speaking before Barcelona’s first Champions League final. “I don’t know. I have one more […]

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Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Man Utd, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Spurs, Man City latest, gossip, done deals and more

Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Man Utd, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Spurs, Man City latest, gossip, done deals and more

Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Man Utd, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Spurs, Man City latest, gossip, done deals and more | The Independent LiveUpdated Friday 17 May 2019 17:00 Sport > Football > Live All the latest news, gossip, rumours and done deals as the summer transfer window opens Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and more are open for […]

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Massimiliano Allegri to leave Juventus at end of season | Football

Massimiliano Allegri is to leave his post as Juventus manager at the end of the season after five years with the Italian champions. A statement posted on the club website on Friday morning said: “Massimiliano Allegri will not be on the Juventus bench for the 2019-2020 season. “The coach and the president, Andrea Agnelli, will […]

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