Lampard spent £200 million in total, the most by any club in the 2020 summer transfer window, and his team were struggling to win matches.
Arsenal prepared for their Europa League showdown against Villarreal with a confidence-boosting win away to Newcastle at St James’ Park. Mohamed Elneny scored his first Premier League goal for the Gunners, before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang secured the points in the second half.
Rangers legend, Kris Boyd, has told UEFA that a heavy fine will not be enough and called for Slavia Prague to be kicked out of the Europa League. This follows the disgraceful scenes and allegations of racism, which overshadowed their victory at Ibrox on Thursday.
The Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) has confirmed that French clubs will bar their players from travelling for any international games outside Europe. The decision was reached following a meeting between Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 clubs on Wednesday.
Thomas Tuchel believes his new-look Chelsea boast the “edge and glue” to become genuine Champions League title contenders. Hakim Ziyech and Emerson Palmieri struck as Chelsea dispatched 10-man Atletico Madrid 2-0 in Wednesday’s last-16 second-leg clash at Stamford Bridge.
Former Chelsea star, Joe Cole, has insisted that the club’s midfielder, N’Golo Kante, looks 5 years younger after his man of the match performance against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League round of 16 second-leg tie on Wednesday night. Kante was naturally influential at the base of Chelsea’s midfield, snuffing out attacks and making 13 ball recoveries overall against Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool have been paired with Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, while Manchester City will take on Borussia Dortmund.
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard was left “angry and upset” after midfielder Glen Kamara told him he was racially abused during his side’s Europa League defeat by Slavia Prague at Ibrox on Thursday
Night club owners have appealed to the Lagos State Government to lift the ban on their business. The appeal is contained in a statement from the Ministry of Tourism
Atletico Madrid will battle Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League Round Of 16 second leg 😄 With the Blues winning the first leg 1 – 0, Atletico will be in need of at least 2 away