Good morning to all our readers out there, it’s time to check out the latest sports news today Wednesday September 18, 2019
Chelsea young midfielder Mason Mount has suffered an ankle injury following Valencia star Francis Coquelin’s ugly tackle in their Champions League clash last night. The 20-year old had to limp off from the pitch and the duration of his time on the sideline is not yet known.
Manchester City defender John Stones has also suffered injury in the club’s training ahead of their Champions League opening game of the season against Shakhtar Donetsk and he will now be out for a minimum of five weeks. This will only compound City’s problem after already short of centre-backs in Aymeric Laporte who is out for the rest of this year.
Former Barcelona superstar Xavi has backed Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling to become the best footballer in the world after Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo stop their football dominion.
Juventus ace Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed his determination to have more Ballon d’Or than Lionel Messi as he sets his target to become the greatest player ever.
Manchester United youngster Mason Greenwood is set to star for the club in their Europa League match on Thursday.
Arsenal boss Unai Emery reportedly told his players to have solidarity following their woeful showing at Watford last weekend.
Eric Bailly may return for Manchester United earlier from his injury as he moves to the next stage of recovery.
According to reports, Daniel Sturridge may still be faced with another ban for betting offences.
Aleksandr Golovin has revealed he decided against moving to Chelsea because he feels it would be too hard for him at the club.
Barcelona are set to tie 16-year old youngster Ansu Fati down at the club as they look to wade off interest from series of European sides. He’s close to signing a five-year deal at the club.
Liverpool midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri has admitted his lack of playing time at the club is worrying for him.
Barcelona, Real Madrid and Liverpool are still eyeing a move for Napoli star Fabian Ruiz.
According to reports, Manchester United made enquiries about the availability of Jadon Sancho at Borussia Dortmund over the summer. Dortmund have however rejected such attempt from the Old Trafford side.
Former Manchester United left-back Patrice Evra has said he believes the current players at the club must bleed for the club in order to get accepted by the club’s fans.
Juventus want to sign Real Madrid midfielder Isco for £66m.
According to reports, the dispute between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona over the £107m transfer fee for Antoine Griezmann may cause the Nou Camp side to play a match behind closed doors.
Philippe Coutinho has labelled Bayern Munich more of a family than Liverpool and Barcelona.
Norwich sporting director Stuart Webber is set to sign a new three-year deal the the club.
AS Monaco 19-year old star Sofiane Diop has finally joined Sochaux, a Ligue 2 side until the end of the season.
Lazio forward Felipe Caicedo reportedly rejected offers from Qatar club Al Gharafa.
Celtic star Odsonne Edouard who was targeted by Napoli is reportedly happy at the Scottish side.
Lyon are set to renew the signing of 22-year old Maxwel Cornet.
Sporting Lisbon star Bruno Fernandes is set to sign a new deal at the club and this will put an end to Manchester United’s chase for him.
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has labelled teammate Matthijs de Ligt the future of the club.
Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed he nearly joined Arsenal before he later signed for Manchester United way back in 2003.
That would be all for now, Good Morning!!!