Liverpool 1 Manchester United 2 An emotional day for Liverpool, after the recent Hillsborough reports. Liverpool were reduced to 10 men after a somewhat strange decision. Jonjo Shelvey looked to have played the ball, replays suggest that too, but referee Mark Halsey thought otherwise, and Shelvey saw red. You would have thought that that
Five wins from the opening five — a club record and quite the statement of intent from Marseille who dominated at Nancy but somehow failed to convert any of their first-half chances. The breakthrough came just before the hour courtesy of the Ayew brothers — André crossing for Jordan — and it turned out to
Arsenal 6 Southampton 1 Thanks to two own goals, Arsenal carried their great form to thrash pointless Southampton. The Saints could hardly have asked for a tougher opening to their season, playing the two Manchester clubs and obviously Arsenal. Southampton found themselves 4-0 down in the first 38 minutes thanks to some pretty shoddy
Right then — Ligue 1. It’s a bit interesting now, isn’t it? With some very big money arrivals, and equally expensive departures, people seem to be starting to take the French league seriously. While Eden Hazard’s early form at Chelsea has shown the league isn’t as weak as many would have you think, the arrival
Welcome to the first of many Serie A weekly reviews! Serie A had some exciting action over the weekend in the second round of matches. On paper, Roma-Inter looked to be the most anticipated match, but Inter never lived up to the hype as they saw the King of Rome pick and choose his spots.
Hello and welcome to my first Barclays Premier League column. I will offer reports, views and opinions on all the weekend fixtures across the Premier League. West Ham 3 Fulham 0 West Ham really impressed me yesterday, and for me, ‘Big Sam’ has signed the signing of the window. To get a player on