Vincenzo Montella insists AC Milan are “keeping a low profile” despite moving up to third in Serie A with a 3-1 victory at Chievo on Sunday. Milan made it five games unbeaten as superb strikes from Juraj Kucka and M’Baye Niang in each half put the visitors two ahead, before Dario Dainelli’s late own goal
Pep Guardiola has no intention of taking Sergio Aguero off penalty-taking duty and backed his star striker to step up if required against Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday. Aguero missed his second penalty in a week in City’s 1-1 draw against Everton on Saturday, following his failure from 12 yards for Argentina against
Paul Pogba has compared Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a “big brother”, saying the Swede is key to Manchester United returning to their former glories. France star Pogba has made eight appearances for United since re-joining the club in a world-record deal from Juventus, scoring one goal. Ibrahimovic, on the other hand, has netted six times in
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is concerned it will be “difficult” for referee Anthony Taylor at Anfield amid the criticism of his appointment for Monday’s blockbuster Premier League fixture against Liverpool. There has been backlash since Taylor was selected to officiate Liverpool’s showdown with United due to the fact he is from the Manchester area,
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will not allow Manchester United’s greater financial muscle to become a plotline behind Monday’s heavyweight Premier League clash. Jose Mourinho was afforded over £150million to bring United’s squad into shape ahead of the campaign, funding a world-record move for Paul Pogba and a costly ‘free’ transfer for top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic.