Manchester United news: Old Trafford is Juan Mata’s natural habitat, says Jose Mourinho ahead of Zorya Luhansk clash
Mata has started four of United’s six Premier League games so far and was instrumental in their 4-1 victory over Leicester Juan Mata looks set to play a key role at Manchester United this season, with Jose Mourinho describing Old Trafford as a natural habitat for the playmaker. The... Read more
Match highlights: Arsenal v FC Basel
Arsenal went joint-top of Group A with Paris Saint-Germain after a 2-0 home win over FC Basel on Wednesday night. Theo Walcott scored two first-half goals in an impressive performance against the Swiss champions. Read more
Celtic vs Manchester City match report: Pep Guardiola’s 100 per cent start ended as Brendan Rodgers’ side thrill
Celtic 3 Manchester City 3: Moussa Dembele scored twice as the Hoops took the lead three times It was supposed to be a mis-match of epic proportions in which Manchester City would stroll to an eleventh successive victory under Pep Guardiola and inflict further Champions League humiliation on Celtic. Read more
Celtic vs Manchester City: The night Celtic Park summoned up the spirit of the Lisbon Lions
Celtic’s days at the top of European game may have gone but they are still capable of captivating nights against the continent’s best There was an extraordinary moment, as the Champions League’s anthem sounded, when Celtic Park burst into a long and monumental roar of expectation and you saw... Read more
Celtic vs Manchester City player ratings: Kolo Toure impresses but Sergio Aguero is unusually quiet
It’s ‘s player ratings from Celtic Park Couldn’t do anything about any of the goals but cleared the ball well into the channels and made some important saves. Couldn’t afford to lose concentration once as City swamped forward. Backs against the wall defending all night with City looking dangerous every... Read more
Theo – My chemistry with Alexis
Our pace and mobility in attack caught the eye on Wednesday night, and a big part of it was the connection between matchwinner Theo Walcott and the man who set up both his goals – Alexis. Read more
‘He’s whacking it into our system’
Theo Walcott says the team won’t rest on its laurels as we look to challenge for honours at home and in Europe this season. This time last year an eye-catching win at Leicester was followed by a shock defeat to Olympiacos in the Champions League, but lessons have been... Read more
‘Our chat did not make Theo score’
Theo Walcott was the story on Wednesday night after his two-goal salvo – and a brilliant all-round performance – saw us past Basel in the Champions League. Theo was high on the agenda at Arsène Wenger’s post-match press conference. Here’s what the boss said: Arsenal 2-0 FC Basel –... Read more
Gareth Southgate ready to lead England’s ‘bright’ future following embarrassing Sam Allardyce episode
Gareth Southgate has stepped up from the Under-21s on a temporary basis By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Gareth Southgate insists the future is bright for England as the Football Association attempts to move on from the embarrassing episode of Sam Allardyce’s early departure. The former central... Read more
Manchester City FC news: Pep Guardiola hopes his players learn ‘good lesson’ from ‘fantastic’ Celtic draw
Pep Guardiola watches on as Manchester City can only draw with Celtic By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Pep Guardiola admitted his Manchester City side learned a valuable lesson after having to come from behind three times to draw 3-3 against Celtic in a remarkable Champions League... Read more