Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Tuesday November 5, 2019
Everton midfielder Andre Gomes had a successful surgery which the Goodison Park tagged “extremely well”. He will have to make full recovery which may take him up to six months or a year.
Premier League managers are all set to have a meeting on Thursday together with referee’s boss Mike Riley over the discussion about the VAR which has performed controversially so far in recent weeks. Riley is the general manager of PGMOL (Professional Game Match Officials Limited) that is responsible for refereeing matches in the whole of England.
It would be discussed in the same meeting whether or not to allow a manager to appeal a referee decision during an ongoing match.
Tottenham have reportedly appealed Son Heung-min’s red card for his tackle on Andre Gomes who later fell awkwardly and sustained a big injury. Son was red carded probably due to the outcome of the injury and not because of the tackle itself because the challenge only warranted a yellow card and not red card.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has rubbished Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola’s claims after he labelled Sadio Mane a diver.
Ajax manager Erik ten Hag has dismissed rumour linking him to replace the just sacked Niko Kovac at Bayern Munich. He stated that he will not be leaving the Dutch side this season.
Kiko Casilla, the Leeds United goalkeeper who allegedly racially abused Charlton star Jonathan Leko has been charged by the FA under the rule E3 which states that abusive or insulting words was used. Casilla however denied the allegation through a released statement by Leeds.
Real Madrid are set to renew their interest in Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho and they are ready to lock horns with the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United for him next summer.
Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly been added to a four-man shortlist of managers to take over at Bayern Munich following the disengagement of Niko Kovac.
Chelsea have joined Manchester United in the race for Lyon star Moussa Dembele who may be available as early as January.
Arsenal are interested in renewing the contracts of forward duo Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang but the front duos are also taking their time by keeping all options open.
According to reports Jose Mourinho stopped Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward from signing Paris Saint-Germain’s Marco Verratti and Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to block any attempt of defender Marcos Rojo leaving the club in January.
Arsenal skipper Granit Xhaka is set to return to the Gunners’ squad against Vitoria SC in the Europa League match on Wednesday.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is putting an eye on Arsenal new young defender William Saliba who is presently on loan back at Saint-Etienne. The Santiago Bernabeu side have labelled him the next Raphael Varane.
Scouts have been sent by Chelsea to watch Bryan Soumare and Mounir Chouiar.
Chelsea have added Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha and RB Leipzig star Timo Werner to their five-man shortlist of potential players they want to use £150m to sign if they get their transfer ban lifted in the next transfer window.
Tottenham are reportedly considering the mental state of Son Heung-min following the incident that happened with Andre Gomes on Sunday.
Manchester United are set to make preparations for £80m which will be used to sign West Ham star Declan Rice.