Solskjaer: ‘Just one of those days’ for Marcus Rashford
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is not concerned by Marcus Rashford’s recent lack of goals due to the Manchester United forward’s hunger and determination to improve. Mason Greenwood saved his team-mates’ blushes on Thursday night as the teenager secured an unconvincing 1-0 win against Astana in the Red Devils’ Europa League... Read more
Drogba: Abraham learnt from me in Chelsea training
Didier Drogba has revealed that Tammy Abraham learnt from him in training during his time at Stamford Bridge, and has praised the Chelsea striker’s form at the start of this season. Abraham has scored seven goals in five Premier League games at the beginning of this campaign. Club legend... Read more
Rashford: More togetherness with young Man Utd stars
Marcus Rashford is excited for the future thanks to talents like Mason Greenwood and the kind of togetherness lacking at Manchester United two years ago. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side toiled to victory in what many expected to be a cakewalk against Astana, with a moment of magic from 17-year-old... Read more
Blades boss: Jagielka training like an 18-year-old
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder insisted Phil Jagielka has a crucial role to play for the club, despite limited game time following his return to Bramall Lane. Jagielka, 37, has made only one brief cameo appearance in the Premier League since leaving Everton in the summer to embark on... Read more
Monreal names five best Arsenal teammates
Nacho Monreal has named the five best footballers he played alongside as an Arsenal player. The Spaniard left the club this summer after six years – joining Real Sociedad – and was interviewed by Marca about his spell in north London. “I have been there seven years, I have... Read more
Eintracht Frankfurt 0-3 Arsenal: Willock and Saka shine
Arsenal academy graduates Joe Willock and Bukayo Saka shone as the Gunners began their Europa League campaign with an impressive victory at 10-man Eintracht Frankfurt. In what should prove to be their most difficult assignment in their attempts to qualify from Group F, head coach Unai Emery made seven... Read more
F365 Says: Stand-ins offer Emery respite from same old problems
Arsenal may have been ‘scared’ in Watford on Sunday but Unai Emery was able to find refuge where he feels safest while his Gunners got their Europa League campaign off to a positive start at Eintracht Frankfurt. Last season’s finalists began their Group F campaign with their toughest-looking pre-Christmas... Read more
Emery impressed by ‘confidence’ of young Arsenal stars
Unai Emery was impressed by the all round team performance after his young Arsenal side won 3-0 away in Frankfurt. Joe Willock, Bakayo Saka and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored the goals in a frantic away win in their opening Europa League game of the season. Emery was asked about the... Read more
F365 Says: Give Greenwood more chances to back up the hype
Ok, Ole. The ban is lifted… Mason Greenwood picked an opportune time to prove the Manchester United boss right in his assertion that the 17-year-old is the club’s most natural finisher. Even more so than Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial: “Mason’s more of a natural finisher than them two,”... Read more
Wolves 0-1 Sporting Braga: Horta strikes as Wolves woes continue
Ricardo Horta struck to earn Braga victory as Wolves‘ European dream was given a wake-up call. Forward Horta bagged his fifth goal of the season to snatch a 1-0 opening win in the Europa League Group K clash at Molineux. Patrick Cutrone and Leander Dendoncker went close for the... Read more