Day: December 23, 2020

FPL Podcast: Sensational Salah, Man Utd positivity, and previewing gameweek 15

A pair of masterclass performances from Mo Salah and Bruno Fernandes made it a fruitful gameweek 14 for Fantasy Premier League managers. On the latest episode of The Fantasy Faithful podcast, Ste and Harry extol Liverpool following their thrashing of Crystal Palace and wonder if Roberto Firmino has emerged as an attractive differential, while we …

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Solskjaer reveals Man Utd ‘spirit’ is high as late Cavani and Martial goals set up Manchester derby semi-final

Manchester United progressed to yet another semi-final, leaving it late to beat Everton 2-0 at Goodison Park. Much like their weekend hammering of bitter rivals Leeds, Manchester United started at a frantic pace, as they forced Everton into a number of mistakes at the back. They were, however, unable to force an opening during their …

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Ex-players, managers push for further dementia review in Britain – reports

LONDON: A group of former soccer players and managers have sent letters to the government asking for another review into the links between heading the ball and dementia, British media reported. The letters, which were signed by former Tottenham Hotspur forward Vinny Samways and ex-Hull City coach Phil Brown among others, reference research conducted by …

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Solskjaer hints at new Man Utd quality that can help them make decisive leap to a cup final

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Manchester United can build from a solid defensive base to try and reach their first cup final under his management. Solskjaer guided United to three semi-finals last season, and has now already led them to another this term. United left it late before Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial scored the decisive …

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Ancelotti urges Everton to shift focus as he denies Carabao Cup ‘regrets’

Carlo Ancelotti said he had no regrets about losing to Manchester United in the Carabao Cup, but admitted Everton could have attacked more. Ancelotti has overseen some steady progress at Everton this season. However, he missed out on the opportunity to guide them further in a cup competition. Everton conceded two late goals to Manchester …

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Paris Saint-Germain 4-0 Strasbourg: Mbappe sparks late flurry but champions end year third

Kylian Mbappe was among the scorers as Paris Saint-Germain brushed aside Strasbourg 4-0 in their final Ligue 1 outing of 2020. The reigning champions were held to a goalless draw by Lille last time out and struggled to find their stride again in Wednesday’s clash at the Parc des Princes prior to a late flurry …

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