Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Friday September 13, 2019
Major club football returns in Europe today with matches to be played in La Liga, Bundesliga and Ligue 1…
Fixtures in full…
Mallorca Vs Athletic Bilbao 8:00pm
Fortuna Düsseldorf Vs Wolfsburg 7:30pm
Lille Vs Angers 6:00pm
Amiens Vs Lyon 7:45pm
All time is in GMT+1…
Moving on to news in general…
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has reportedly had crisis talks with want-away stars at the club as he looks to get their title challenge back on track.
Inter Milan star Romelu Lukaku has claimed he was overweight when he was at Manchester United because of digestive problems.
Manchester United goalkeeping legend Edwin van der Sar has put the club on a hold over joining them as the technical director after saying that ‘we will see’ concerning a possible return. He’s currently at Ajax as a chief executive.
Edwin van der Sar has also told the club that current goalkeeper David De Gea is not irreplaceable if he wants to leave.
Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell has revealed he’s ready for a big job after just leaving League Two side Macclesfield.
Former England forward Wayne Rooney has claimed he believes the country would have won everything if Pep Guardiola had taken the England job years ago when they had the likes of John Terry, Ashley Cole, David Beckham, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard, Michael Owen and the likes in the team as he believes they were the best team in the world back then.
Liverpool and Bayern Munich have joined Barcelona and Real Madrid in the race for Napoli midfielder Fabian Ruiz.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is highly interested in signing Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante.
Chelsea winger Willian has revealed he believes the club can still win silverware this season despite being in a difficult situation.
Former Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has urged Mesut Ozil to step up his game at the club as he has gifts no other player at Arsenal has.
Yannick Bolasie who is presently on loan at Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon is hoping the deal can be a permanent one next summer.
Manchester United have already scouted 16-year old Reading goalie Coniah Boyce-Clarke.
Barcelona ace Lionel Messi has revealed he’s not a close friend to Cristiano Ronaldo but admitted he would happily accept any dinner invitation from the Portuguese star.
Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic will leave the club when his deal expires at the end of current season and he may join Inter Milan in order to link back up with Antonio Conte.
Real Madrid are set to unveil goalkeeper Alphonse Areola after joining from Paris Saint-Germain over the summer.
Rangers star Ryan Kent has taken a dig at his former club Liverpool after accusing them of lying to him when was leaving the club for the Scottish side.
Real Madrid duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois are ready to convince former Chelsea teammate N’Golo Kante to sign for them.
Manchester City have made a proposal for having two transfer deadlines with one for deals involving English clubs and the other for foreign clubs and this will put an end to intra-league transfer before the start of the Premier League season but business can still be done with foreign clubs which will allow Premier League sides to replace any of their stars that have been snatched.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have confirmed the return of national team coach after a one-year suspension for getting involved in a bribery incident where he was found guilty of collecting about $1000 and was sanctioned with a $5000 fee and a year ban from activities related with football.
That would be all for now, Good Morning!!!