Stamford Bridge likely to miss out on UK Euro 2028 bid
According to The Times, six English stadiums will feature in UK & Ireland's shared bid to host Euro 2028.Wembley, Old Trafford, the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Everton's new stadium that's being constructed and, bizarrely, MK Dons' Stadium MK, have made the list.
Sergino Dest emerges as potential target & 4 more under-radar stories at Man United today
Man United keeping tabs on Celtic starletManchester United are eyeing a last-minute swoop for Celtic midfielder Matt O'Riley, according to the Manchester Evening News, a tier-two source. The 21-year-old English-born Denmark international has scored four goals and assisted five times in 25 games for Celtic since joining from Milton Keynes Dons.
Solskjaer explains Henderson's absence & 3 more under-radar stories at Man United today
Morrison joins DerbyRavel Morrison has officially signed for Derby County on a free transfer following a trial period with the Championship club.Rams' boss Wayne Rooney said: "I think with Ravel, he's very misunderstood.
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Michael Owen backs Man United to beat Burnley now that Cavani is available for selection again
Speaking to BetVictor, Michael Owen said: "Burnley got through on penalties against MK Dons on Saturday [in the FA Cup] and now have a quick turnaround to prepare for the visit of Manchester United."Back on league duty, Man United will be hoping to keep their momentum going after an impressive run of results has seen the Reds surge into second spot.
Burnley could be missing up to 9 first-team players for Man United clash, Sean Dyche confirms
Speaking to the media on Monday, Burnley manager Sean Dyche said: "Ashley Westwood, Josh Brownhill, Bailey Peacock-Farrell and Jimmy Dunne, we will wait and see. A couple of Covids in there and a couple of just precautions by the guidelines so we will wait and see if they are available but we are very hopeful.
Senior Estonia international & 2 more young Gunners who deserve EL chance after Balogun debut
🔴 Karl HeinEstonia arguably has the highest percentage of Arsenal goalkeepers in the world outside the UK. Simply because the Gunners have had 2 shot-stoppers from the small Baltic nation which has a population of 1.
Mikel Arteta explains William Saliba's absence in Carabao Cup win vs Liverpool
"He had a year last year where Arsenal loaned him to St Etienne and that was a transition year for him," Mikel Arteta said as quoted by Arsenal's website when asked about William Saliba's absence at Liverpool."For many reasons, that wasn't the transition year that he needed because he had a lot of injuries, some personal issues and also with COVID and the French league getting cancelled, he didn't have that year.
Arsenal set to face Aston Villa in behind-closed-doors friendly on September 5
Mark Mann-Bryans, a Press Association journalist covering Arsenal, has just tweeted that the Gunners are set to face the Villans on Saturday as they're preparing for the opening clash against Fulham in a week.Last season, 10-man Arsenal managed to get all 3 points in a hard-fought 3-2 comeback win at the Emirates over Dean Smith's side.
'He is not satisfied with what he has done in his career': Mikel Arteta explains how Willian has already impressed him
Mikel Arteta was asked about Willian's ambition to win the Champions League. "Well, it is the right spirit! I want players who are optimistic and willing and they want to win for our club," the boss replied ahead of the Community Shield as quoted by Arsenal's website.
'Everybody is going to have the same opportunities': Mikel Arteta opens door to Guendouzi's return
Ahead of the Liverpool clash in the Community Shield, Mikel Arteta was asked whether there is a chance we could see Matteo Guendouzi reinstated to the squad."I have been really clear that everybody starts from zero all the time in football.
Resilient giant who loves golf: 5 questions about Arsenal latest breakthrough talent Mark McGuinness answered
Don't judge players by friendly games, they say, and yet the clash between the Gunners and Milton Keynes Dons was the first time many Arsenal fans saw several young players in action.William Saliba made his debut for the north Londoners while recent surprise signing George Lewis was given a few minutes.
Nelson, Elneny & 4 other Gunners impress while Holding has a day to forget: MK Dons win ratings
Reiss Nelson: 9/10The Englishman was introduced in the second half and showed exemplary on-the-pitch leadership to see Arsenal secure a victory against Milton Keynes. He was always ready to receive the ball, helped his teammates with advice and contributed to two goals, providing an assist and converting a penalty.
Arsenal starting XI to face MK Dons revealed
Arsenal's squad for the MK Dons friendly which is set to kick off at 6pm UK time has been revealed.𝗦𝘁𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗫𝗜: Leno, Cedric, Saliba, Holding, Tierney, Elneny, Xhaka, Maitland-Niles, Saka, Nketiah, Aubameyang 𝗕𝗲𝗻𝗰𝗵: Macey, Ballard, McGuinness, Bola, Azeez, Cottrell, Olayinka, Oyegoke, Willock, Lewis, Nelson, Smith Rowe, John JulesThese players have not been included in the squad to face MK Dons:The likes of Gabriel Martinelli, Calum Chambers, Pablo Mari and Shkodran Mustafi are injured.
Ki-Jana Hoever explains how 2 years at Liverpool have changed him as a player
"I played at another academy for like eight years, so you only know what that academy is like," Ki-Jana Hoever told the Reds' official website."But if you go to Liverpool, they have another style of football and I think I've picked it up quite good now.
Kelleher reportedly eager to leave Liverpool on loan for next season
According to the Liverpool Echo, Reds' goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher is looking for a temporary exit from Liverpool in the summer.The young Irishman impressed a lot in domestic cups this season, helping the Reds to wins against MK Dons, Arsenal and Shrewsbury.