October 15, 2019

Real Madrid beaten in Champions League & Premier League news conferences

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By Alistair Magowan

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  1. Can you title a pirates football XI?


    Speaking of Cooks, endure with me here….our colleagues on BBC Radio 6 Music are making a substantial deal of as of late being ‘talk adore a pirate day’. You suggest you didn’t know?

    So it got us pondering… are you able to near up with a pirates football XI?

    Prolonged John Bernardo Silva anyone? Joe Ahoy-there-me-Hearties? Captain Lewis Cook?

    You derive the waft. Allow us to perceive by process of#bbcfootballor by process of text on81111or we will produce you plug the plank!

    Bernardo Silva

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  2. Cook can produce England’s Euro squad – Howe

    Southampton v Bournemouth (Fri, 20:00 BST)

    Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has also been praising midfielder Lewis Cook, who returned from a severe knee spoil to play in preserve over Everton final weekend.

    Howe says: “After we lost Lewis final season we tailed off in impress, he’s significant.

    “He’s extremely thought to be by England and if he will get a exact flee of impress then it is that you just might maybe maybe well take into accout he might maybe maybe produce the tournament squad.”

    Lewis Cook

    Copyright: Reuters

  3. Soccer arrests plunge by 10%

    Soccer-connected arrests dropped by 10% in 2018-19 when when compared with the
    outdated season, in response to figures released by the Home Office.

    The statistics revealed on Thursday morning showed there were 1,381
    football-connected arrests in England and Wales final season.
    The clubs with the most absorbing series of arrests were Stoke (80), Leeds (49) and
    Aston Villa (42) in response to the files.

    We will absorb extra on this legend later.

  4. Is Zidane the exact man for Actual Madrid?


    Deppo:When Zidane goes, Actual will crawl for Pochettino. And Pochettino would maybe be sharp to crawl, and purchase Eriksen with him

    Ideozu-Frank Sampson:Pondering now as a Barça fan Zizou might maybe maybe aloof end. He and Actual cannot ache us, with the exception of per chance in Copa del Rey. That acknowledged, I am no longer willing for a “Definite Portuguese” to disrupt the mutual friendship between these Barça and Actual avid gamers!

    AbhieSpeaks:Faces of Hazard and Courtois on listening to Jose might maybe maybe very well be taking on the reigns at Madrid. Purposeful. Oh wait .. forgot to train Pogba.

  5. Bournemouth purpose to crawl third

    Southampton v Bournemouth (Fri, 20:00 BST)

    Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has been talking to the media sooner than the south-flit derby in opposition to Southampton on Friday night.

    The Cherries can crawl third in the occasion that they preserve and Howe acknowledged: “From our level of view we had a tall originate to the season final year and we are attempting to trust that momentum. We absorb to aid the Everton preserve up in opposition to Southampton.

    “Southampton absorb improved beneath their supervisor and did very well at the weekend. We’ve got enjoyed going to Southampton and we have not won there, so we’re fervent to position it exact.”

    Eddie Howe

    Copyright: Reuters

  6. Sancho is an absolute ‘weapon’ – Hummels

    England winger Jadon Sancho grew to change into in any other spectacular efficiency for Borussia Dortmund in opposition to Barcelona in the Champions League this week, leading to reward from team-mate in Mats Hummels inGerman newspaper Bild.

    On the opposite hand, apparently the terminology outdated by the German defender has been lost in translation a tad.

    “I could maybe maybe take into accout him in precisely about any team in the sector,” Hummels acknowledged. “Though he’s no longer former but, Jadon is already an famed footballer. His one-on-one, the tempo. He likes to explain-up targets. He’s an absolute weapon that aloof has attainable for development.”

    The phrase Hummels outdated is waffe, which literally means weapon. But we’re sure it interprets to risk or something alongside these lines!

    Jadon Sancho

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  7. Can Manchester Metropolis cope in defence?


    Manchester Metropolis’s easy preserve over Shakhtar Donetsk dampened down the fire after the defeat by Norwich Metropolis final Saturday and silenced questions in regards to the so-known as defensive disaster at the membership.

    With Aymeric Laporte out for several months and John Stones sidelined for four to 5 weeks, Fernandinho slotted into central defence with no grunt’s final night.

    But will or no longer it is costly for Metropolis of their quest to preserve a Third successive Premier League title? They face Watford on Saturday.

    Allow us to perceive what you mediate by process of#bbcfootball


    Copyright: Reuters

  8. Vulnerable Burton defender Kelvin Maynard shot and killed

    Some tragic files to raise you.

    Vulnerable Burton Albion defender Kelvin Maynard has been shot and killed in Amsterdam,Dutch police absorb confirmed.

    The 32-year-weak became once shot in his automobile and police are appealing for witnesses as they seek for 2 suspects who they are saying escaped on a dark scooter.

    The Dutch-Surinamese player, who also had a spell at Royal Antwerp, became once at non-league Dutch membership Alphense Boys.

    Kelvin Maynard

    Copyright: Getty Photography

  9. Is Zidane the exact man for Actual Madrid?


    Areba Bonface:Zidane is residing on borrowed time. A preserve share of decrease than 50% is wrong for any team, to no longer train Actual Madrid. He don’t absorb near aid anyway. Perez will now no doubt sack him and absorb the final laugh.

    John McEnerney:ZZ became once lucky the 1st time, the squad were peaking + he had the dressing room. There wasn’t that great work to provide. Now after shedding CR7 & unusual faces most of his senior avid gamers are previous it. The vitality battle with Perez doesn’t abet. Will have to absorb known better than to return.

    Hasan Anfield:Actual Madrid without Cristiano Ronaldo=Actual Zaragoza.

  10. What’s up in the Premier League this weekend?

    Earlier than we flip our attention to Premier League files conferences this weekend, a transient reminder of the fixtures:

    Friday:Southampton v Bournemouth 20:00 BST

    Saturday:Leicester v Tottenham 12:30 BST

    Burnley v Norwich 15:00 BST

    Everton v Sheffield United 15:00 BST

    Manchester Metropolis v Watford 15:00 BST

    Newcastle v Brighton 17:30 BST

    Sunday:Crystal Palace v Wolves 14:00 BST

    West Ham v Manchester United 14:00 BST

    Arsenal v Aston Villa 16:30 BST

    Chelsea v Liverpool 16:30 BST


    Liverpool v Chelsea

    Copyright: PA

  11. Is Zidane the exact man for Actual Madrid?


    Josh Pearson:Essentially the most absorbing man who can build them now’s Mike Bassett!

    Indra Gandasoebrata:“No one is larger than a membership”. But seeing Madrid after CR7 left: C.Ronaldo>Actual Madrid. Facts.

    Phil Slattery:He’s executed there. The total membership will battle during the motions the following couple of months then derive sacked in November. Mourinho will substitute him

    Admire Phil, there are a selection of you pondering that Jose Mourinho might maybe maybe very well be being lined up for a return to the Bernabeu.

  12. Bobbing up

    To boot as reaction to final night’s Champions League games, we will be bringing you the most absorbing of the Premier League files conferences, beginning with Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe and Sheffield United’s Chris Wilder from about 09:00 BST.

    Ask Wilder to be asked in regards to the changes in the Blades’ ownership earlier this week, which noticed Saudi businessman Prince Abdullah purchase preserve an eye fixed on of the membership. Be absorbing to crawl looking out for out the put the membership, newly promoted to the Premier League, goes from here.

    Chris Wilder

    Copyright: Getty Photography

  13. Ozil rested for Arsenal outing

    Leaving the Champions League aside momentarily, it is rate mentioning that the Europa League neighborhood stages kick into tools later as of late as Manchester United host Kazakhstan aspect Astana, Arsenal dash to Eintracht Frankfurt without Mesut Ozil and Wolves produce their neighborhood stage Europa League debut in opposition to Carrying Braga.

    Celtic even absorb a outing to French aspect Rennes, whereas Rangers host Dutch team Feyenoord.

    Protection of all these games would maybe be here and all the contrivance in which during the BBC.

    Mesut Ozil

    Copyright: Getty Photography

  14. Is Zidane the exact man for Actual Madrid?

    So what produce you mediate? Must Zinedine Zidane proceed at Actual Madrid? It be handiest early days in the season, and he’s one of Actual well-liked avid gamers and managers after leading them to just a few successive Champions League wins in his outdated spell.

    But would a swap produce sense? And would Jose Mourinho, a individual touted as a that you just might maybe maybe well take into accout replacement, be a better different?

    Allow us to perceive what you mediate by process of#bbcfootballor on text by process of 81111.

    Zinedine Zidane

    Copyright: AFP

  15. Actual Madrid’s defeat in stats (gulp!)

    To boot to that Guillem Balague insight, there were some absorbing stats from final night’s 3-0 defeat by Paris St-Germain, a game the put Eden Hazard made his elephantine debut and Gareth Bale had a intellectual purpose dominated out by VAR for a debatable handball.

    • Actual Madrid didn’t absorb a single shot heading in the exact route
      in opposition to PSG, the first time this has came about in the Champions
      League since Opta started collecting files in 2003-04 (in
      167 games).
    • The defeat marked a first time since 2013 the put Actual Madrid absorb lost consecutive Champions League
    • The three-0 defeat became once their joint-heaviest on the gap matchday
      of a neighborhood stage marketing campaign in Champions League history

    No longer exactly barely finding out for Actual or Zinedine Zidane. You might maybe maybe be in a explain to read our match picturehere.

  16. Is Zidane on shaky floor?

    Now I am continuously hesitant to utilize the phrase “increases stress” the put a supervisor is alive to as by doing that, we’re adding to the gas.

    But whenever you read what Guillem Balague has to articulate on Zinedine Zidane’s 2d spell at Actual Madrid, it does seek for adore an uncertain time for the Actual Madrid boss. Final night’s defeat no longer ceaselessly helped.

    As Guillem says in his column, Zidane has a preserve share beneath 50% since he returned in March, and “Actual aloof seek for unsettled and besides they’re aloof inconsistent.”

    There will also be a definite Portuguese boss dusting down his stopwatch and whistle.

    Price givingGuillem’s suggestionsa read on work whenever you have not already.


    Copyright: AFP

  17. Morning again

    Apt morning again to of us that adore an 8am originate to the day. I reckon you might maybe maybe very well be winning in lifestyles whenever you might maybe maybe well derive up for work at that time. When you might maybe maybe well arrange that, I doff my cap to you.

    We’re running the guideline over final night’s Champions League games, the put Actual Madrid lost 3-0 to Paris St-Germain, Manchester Metropolis beat Shakhtar Donetsk and Tottenham drew with Olympiakos.

    We will absorb some absorbing stats and thought on Actual quickly as Zinedine Zidane’s reign continues to falter.

    And we will be bringing you the most absorbing of the Premier League files conferences from 09:00 BST the put Eddie Howe, Chris Wilder and Mauricio Pochettino would maybe be chatting.

    Stick to us here and you is no longer going to crawl over a trick. Now what’s for breakfast? I am ravenous.

    Zinedine Zidane

    Copyright: EPA

  18. No doubts about Fernandinho – Guardiola

    Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Man Metropolis

    In the period in-between with Manchester Metropolis, disaster, what disaster?

    The trust-as much as their game with Shakhtar Donetsk became once dominated by their lack of alternatives at centre-aid, specifically with John Stones picking up an spoil which might maybe maybe preserve him out for four to 5 weeks.

    But they shook off a shock 3-2 defeat by Norwich final Saturday with a 3-0 preserve in Ukraine as Fernandinho slotted into the aid four with slight fuss. It appears to be like adore the Brazilian midfielder is determined to remain there for coming games, which involves Watford at home on Saturday.

    Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola says he has“no doubts”about Fernandinho’s functionality in defence.


    Copyright: Reuters

  19. We’re aloof making same mistakes – Kane

    Olympiakos 2-2 Tottenham

    Mauricio Pochettino wasn’t the most absorbing one to position the boot into Spurs.

    Captain Harry Kane became once none too impressed with the team, who reached the Champions League final final season nonetheless also threw away a 2-0 result in Arsenal earlier this month.

    Kane acknowledged: “You might maybe maybe be in a explain to see why the supervisor is pissed off. He has been here for five years now and we are aloof making similar mistakes as we were the first year.

    “We’re no longer younger to any extent extra, we have to no longer inexperienced, we absorb now performed in substantial games for membership and country. We absorb to are attempting and fetch a approach to derive around it and enhance and derive well. That is all we are in a position to are attempting and provide.”

    Harry Kane

    Copyright: Getty Photography

  20. Aid pages

    The Huge title took a extra laborious-line contrivance as Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino criticised his team’s lack of depth.

    Huge title

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