Ibrahimovic, Rojo injuries look bad – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said initial news over injuries to Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo was “fairly negative”. Ibrahimovic and Rojo suffered knee problems as United edged into the Europa League semi-finals with a 2-1 extra-time win at home to Anderlecht. But the 3-2 aggregate success came at a price, with Ibrahimovic and Rojo

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Juventus deserved it, admits Barcelona star Pique

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique accepted Juventus were the better team in their Champions League tie and deserved to reach the semi-finals. A 0-0 draw in Wednesday’s second leg at Camp Nou meant Juve progressed 3-0 on aggregate having recorded a stunning triumph in Turin last week. The match ended Barca’s 15-game home winning streak in

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Gerrard set to play for Liverpool again

Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard will wear the iconic red shirt once again when Jurgen Klopp’s men travel to Australia in May. Gerrard, Jamie Carragher, Daniel Agger and Steve McManaman will be part of the Liverpool team who will play a post-season friendly against A-League side Sydney FC next month as part of the club’s

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Koeman ready to fight to keep Lukaku at Everton

Everton boss Ronald Koeman has made it clear the club intends to fight to keep striker Romelu Lukaku for next season. The Belgium international leads the Premier League scoring charts with 24 goals in 32 appearances and has been named in the PFA Team of the Year for his performances. Koeman stated this month that

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Klopp wary of familiar foe Benteke

Jurgen Klopp has urged Liverpool to be on their guard when their former team-mate Christian Benteke visits with Crystal Palace on Sunday. Benteke struggled for regular first-team opportunities under the German and was subsequently sold to Palace at the start of this season. He has 12 Premier League goals in 30 appearances for the Eagles,

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