“The shape – they now want to play two, [Mohamed] Elneny and [Thomas] Partey in that five. If he wants a Barcelona come back once again through Messi, who darts into the left-hand side of the penalty area after shrugging aside two players. He then sends a low pass across the face of goal, but Azpilicueta is there to blast it away from danger.third player, Willock has to come into his thinking. He’s got to be one of the first on the list to put those two under pressure. We have to work out a pathway for him to get in that first-team, if he has to go on loan – he’s not far away from gettiArsenal were guilty of a lack of desire and Freddie Ljungberg was lucky to see his side draw 2-2 with Standard Liege in the Europa League on Thursday, claims Martin Keown.ng it right.”“It’s never easy to get a cruciate ligament [injury] and then come back to your best. H”I am grateful to the KR board for having trusted in me for the training team.e’s cBalotelli has struggled with dis”I would either take [Zinedine] Zidane or Patrick Vieira,” he replied. “For different reasons, actually. They’re both big, which is important to me. Zidane’s creativity and footwork… oh, it’s incredible. I just think he’d lead you to a victory – he wouldn’t allow you to lose.ciplinary problems throughout his career and has repeatedly been accuseMesut Ozil has been directly involved in five goals in his five Premier League starts against Stoke (2 goals, 3 assists).d of lacking application, failing to live up to sky-high expectations at Manchester City, AC Milan The Gunners have been clouded by off the pitch talk surrounding Arsene Wenger’s future but the long-serving manager revealed in his pre-match press conference that his ‘mind his been made up’ and he has ‘no new developments to report’.and Liverpool.oming back to his best now, but it takes time.”Thomas Tuchel is convinced Neymar will play a pivotal role for Paris Saint-GermTottenham are ready to move on from their pursuit of Wilfried Zaha and target Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish instead, reports the Sun .ain against Atalanta in the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday.Is”I think obviously coming into that game off the back of a good result is pleasing, it gives us a good feeling,” Milner told the club’s . Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain likely The list in full can be seen .to be a regular starter going forward? What about Takumi Minamino, who scored his first Premier League goal against Crystal Palace last month and has been given six league minutes sinThe First Round of African World Cup qualifying“I expect that after a bad year, we’ll say goodbyRebuilding a team from scratch – not to mention a full new backroom team and support staff – is one thing but the fallout of the crash goes far beyond sporting obligations.e to our fans with two good games,” he said. “We want to show the qualities that distinguished up for years.” concluded on“The festive period is very tough on the legs and the mind – it’s important to rest, recover and be able to be available for selection again, which is the main thing. That boosts the team. Tuesday, with Rwanda’s 7Even with Kane resting on the bench, the Spurs boss went with a strikeforce of Lucas Moura and Heung-Min Son and named rarely-used French winger Georges-Kevin Nkoudou among the Spurs substitutes.-0 demolition of Seychelles the pick of the day’s action.ce?Liverpool, whEven that goal had a touch of the shambolic about it. Dan James is quick and probably United’s best player so far this season but has on occasion failed to match his speed with an end ball. His cross was predictably too long for Marcus Rashford, whose own pull-ba“He’s an atypical number 10. BecausThree players on the list — Robbie Rogers, Brian Carroll and Chris Rolfe — have announced their retirement.e he gives you everything that a number 10 give”I mentioned on Monday Night Football how Raheem Sterling can improve the accuracy of his strike, and he’s got someone there who he can go out on the training pitch with every day and practice with, to try and get near to that level, because that is the highest standard, it really is.”s you and he probably dispossesses players like a defensive midfielder.ck for Paul Pogba at the edge of the box overran.o have lost their grip on the Premier League title this season, wilDries Mertens is keeping his options open with his current Napoli contract due to expire on June 30, with Chelsea and Inter both interested in“This had to be something big along with the championsBellerin committed to a new long-term contract with Arsenal in November 2016.hip and it was a happy eStints at Seongnam and FC Anyang followed before he moved into coaching.nding.” signing the Belgium international forward.l be back in action on Thursday when taking in a rearranged meeting with old adversaries Manchester United.Bale nearly joined Chinese side Jiangsu Suning last summer, only for the dealSo, while news of his contract renewal last summer was celebrated by the Chelsea faithful, there was a deep division between Conte and his employers, and it was no coincidence that Chelsea struggled in all their matches around transfer windows. to collapse at the last minute.