Premier League football news: Despite playing some of the best football of his career last season, the 34-year-old accepts that missing out on the Premier League title – combined with England’s poor display at the World Cup – has cast a dark shadow over his mood. Liverpool had been in control of the title race […]

 

Premier League football news: United needed a penalty shoot-out to prevail after a 0-0 draw but van Gaal thought the victory was merited and praised substitutes Luke Shaw and Wilfried Zaha for their displays. “I am very pleased,” said van Gaal. “I think we played by far the best match (of the tour). “We deserved […]

 

Premier League football news: Taarabt spent the first half of last season on loan at Fulham before taking in the second half of the campaign with AC Milan. The Moroccan has been linked with a permanent move to Milan, but no deal has yet been agreed with the Serie A club. The former Tottenham youngster […]

 

Premier League football news: Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger insisted to Sky Sports News on Tuesday that neither Schneiderlin or Jay Rodriguez will be sold this summer after both players were linked with a move to Tottenham. The Frenchman, who has told executive director Les Reed and CEO Gareth Rogers he wants a move, then took […]

 

Premier League football news: Charlie Austin led the line in Tuesday evening’s 2-2 draw at Leyton Orient but is one of just three recognised strikers at Loftus Road alongside Championship play-off hero Bobby Zamora and Loic Remy. Redknapp has strengthened his defence with the signings of Rio Ferdinand from Manchester United and Steven Caulker from […]

 

Premier League football news: Pellegrini lifted the Premier League trophy at the first time of asking last season as City dramatically overhauled Liverpool to prevail by two points. But the Chilean still feels bound by expectation and is predicting another red-hot race for top-flight glory. Speaking ahead of City’s International Champions Cup clash with Liverpool, […]

 

Premier League football news: Spurs made a rash of summer signings last year after Gareth Bale left for Real Madrid, but they failed to improve their position in the Premier League table, slipping one spot from fifth to sixth. The Reds have spent around £80million on six players in the past few months following the […]

 

Premier League football news: The former Netherlands boss has enjoyed a positive start to his Untied tenure on the field, with friendly victories over LA Galaxy, Roma and Inter Milan (on penalties), but insists that he should not be expected to provide immediate results. Van Gaal has already stated that his Manchester United squad is […]

 

Premier League football news: Belgium striker Lukaku, 21, netted 15 goals for the Merseysiders during the 2013/2014 campaign before returning to parent club Chelsea, who are rumoured to be asking for £30million to let him leave Stamford Bridge for good. “He’s a quality player,” said Osman. “He showed that when he came last year and […]

 

Premier League football news: The Saints paid £12.8million for Italy international Osvaldo in August 2013 but he failed to settle at St Mary’s and was suspended by the club for a training ground incident before joining Juventus on loan. Despite an exodus of stars, including forwards Rickie Lambert and Adam Lallana, new Southampton manager Ronald […]