Nice manager explains how Jim Ratcliffe operates as potential Man United takeover nears
OGC Nice manager Francesco Farioli has lifted the lid on what life is like to work under Sir Jim Ratcliffe amid his impending investment in Man United."I like to listen to the feedback I receive because it's good to have different perspectives and different input," Farioli told The Telegraph, addressing the day-to-day involvement Ratcliffe and INEOS have.
Man United eyeing potential move for Jean-Clair Todibo, Sir Jim's potential major role in move explained (reliability: 3 stars)
Man United are planning to bolster their defence in the upcoming January transfer window after leaking too many goals in this campaign.The Red Devils are eyeing a possible move to sign OGC Nice defender Jean-Clair Todibo in the winter window, claims the Sun.
4 unbeaten teams across best leagues in mid-November — one boast maximum points
The third international break of the 2023-24 season is upon us, as teams in most leagues in Europe have played 10+ games. Among over a hundred teams in the best six leagues, there are only four that are yet to lose a league clash.
OGC Nice suspend Youcef Atal after calling for 'a black day on the Jews'
Nice defender Youcef Atal has been suspended by the club following his social media activity amid the ongoing Israel-Palestine crisis.The Algerian is said to have reposted an Instagram story in which Palestinian preacher Mahmoud al-Hasanat asks God to send "a black day on the Jews.
OGC Nice player Beka Beka is safe after threatening to jump off the bridge
Alexis Beka Beka, who had threatened to jump from the Magnan viaduct in Nice, was safely taken off the scene. The situation involved negotiations with a club psychologist on-site, alongside the efforts of emergency services, firemen, and the military.
Ligue 1 footballer threatens to kill himself by jumping off giant bridge
There are concerning reports from French football club OGC Nice about a player who is threatening to throw himself off the Magnan Bridge after a relationship breakup.According to Nice-Matin, the player is standing on the 100-meter-high Magnan viaduct, located on the A8 motorway near Nice.
'Nice is Blue!': Two former Chelsea men and ex-Gunner replicate London Derby at Ligue 1
Two former Chelsea players, Marcin Bulka and Jeremie Boga, became heroes of the day in yesterday's Ligue 1 clash between their side, Nice, and Monaco. This match had clear London derby vibes with former Gunner, Folarin Balogun playing for Monaco.
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Have Arsenal recouped any money as Pepe officially joins Trabzonspor? Answered
Nicolas Pepe's Arsenal exit is official and the 28-year-old will continue his career in the Turkish league.According to the BBC and Sky Sports, the winger terminated his contract in order to join Trabzonspor on a free transfer.
Kasper Schmeichel makes immediate return to football after seeing his contract terminated at OCG Nice
Kasper Schmeichel didn't stay without a club for long after his contract with OGC Nice was terminated on deadline day.The former Leicester goalkeeper quickly found a new home, signing with Belgian side RSC Anderlecht.
Man United 'close' to signing Jean-Clair Todibo despite Maguire stance (reliability: 3 stars)
As per French outlet L’Equipe, Man United are closing in on the signing of OGC Nice centre-back Jean-Clair Todibo.The Frenchman’s move to Old Trafford is now claimed to be ‘in sight’ as they want to continue strengthening Erik ten Hag’s squad.
'Time to unlock him': Arsenal fans go wild over return of 'secret weapon' - not Nelson
Some Arsenal fans are thrilled over the news that Nicolas Pepe is back in training with the squad for the first time this season.Pepe returned from his loan spell at OGC Nice injured and didn't take part in the club's pre-season exercise.
Dest says he wants to be remembered as 'one of the best defenders in the world' as Barca could be forced to pay for his PSV move
"I want people in the United States to remember me as one of their best defenders in history, and one of the best in the world," Sergino Dest said, as quoted by USMNT Takes.The defender is unwanted at Barcelona and the club is looking to move him on three years after his €21m move to Camp Nou.
Chelsea consider 36-year-old former Premier League keeper as Kepa replacement (reliability: 5 stars)
Chelsea have identified Kasper Schmeichel as a potential replacement for Real Madrid-bound Kepa Arrizabalaga, The Guardian reports.Schmeichel is a Premier League-winning goalkeeper with Leicester, there club which he represented for 11 years.
Todibo & more: Man United's three targets as possible Maguire replacement revealed (reliability: 5 stars)
As per Fabrizio Romano, Man United have three names on their list to bring in as a possible Harry Maguire replacement.This includes OGC Nice defender Jean-Clair Todibo, who is being linked with them for quite some time.
'Him and Amrabat would make it 10/10 window': Man United fans identify ideal option to replace Maguire
Man United are actively discussing the exit of Harry Maguire after putting him up for sale in the transfer market.West Ham United reportedly had a £30m bid for him rejected, but are set to continue their chase for him.
Man United enquire about ex-Barca defender but all depends on Maguire's exit (reliability: 5 stars)
According to Fabrizio Romano, Manchester United have made an enquiry about signing Jean-Claire Todibo, who currently plays for OGC Nice. There have been no negotiations over a transfer fee or any talks of a formal offer so far.
Reason why Khephren Thuram pursuit ended revealed and 2 more under-radar stories at Liverpool
Alisson statistically most valuable goalie in PLLiverpool shot-stopper Alisson is statistically the most valuable goalkeeper in the league as the following stat shows:Data scientist John Harrison explains: "The GK xG model used above evaluates every shot faced, cross faced, through ball faced & distribution attempted & calculates the probability of a goal occurring for & against the GK’s team before the event & after the event occurs! Thus it analyses every possible GK action!"Dewsbery-Hall not on Liverpool agendaEarlier, Liverpool were linked with Leicester midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall.However, Fabrizio Romano reports that the 24-year-old who is not a defensive midfielder is not on the club's agenda as things stand.
Barca keeping tabs on Jean-Clair Todibo situation, but not for a transfer (reliability: 4 stars)
Barcelona are monitoring the developing situation of former defender Jean-Clair Todibo at OGC Nice, claims RMC Sport.The French defender has attracted the attention of many major European sides, including Juventus and PSG.
Fabrizio Romano names one Ligue 1 defender Man United could sign (reliability: 5 stars)
Man United could make a move to sign a new defender in the summer transfer window, hints Fabrizio Romano.The Red Devils are keeping tabs on the situation of OGC Nice defender Jean-Clair Todibo and they appreciate his quality.
Man United target powerful defender with more tackles & interceptions than Varane and Licha
Manchester United are targeting OGC Nice defender Jean-Clair Todibo as Harry Maguire's replacement. Fabrizio Romano said: "Todibo remains one of the names Man United appreciate and had contacts with his side in late May or early June, but nothing is imminent.
Pepe wears former club's vest to train & 2 more under-radar Arsenal stories today
Emirates named among best grounds in EnglandEmirates Stadium has been named the fourth-most atmospheric ground in the Premier League, according to a poll conducted by Sky Bet and YouGov.Arsenal's arena has earned 8 per cent of the votes.
'Glazer vibes': Fans react as Sir Jim Ratcliffe's club is only one in France to yet make a signing
It's yet another crucial summer transfer window as football clubs across Europe scramble to bring in the right players. The case is no different in the Ligue 1, with several clubs racing against time to strengthen their teams.
One thing that needs to happen for Xhaka to leave and 2 more under-radar Arsenal stories today
🤌 Woman takes charge of male English team, Palestine set for historic Ireland game — Premier League news round-upReiss Nelson misses Arsenal pre-season trainingReiss Nelson is not expected to be part of Arsenal's pre-season training yet. The 23-year-old is out of contract at the Emirates Stadium as his deal expired on June 30.