Reus ruled out until April

Borussia Dortmund forward Marco Reus is confirmed to be sidelined until at least April due to a thigh injury he picked up in Saturday’s 6-2 Bundesliga win at Bayer Leverkusen. He has missed much of the early part of the season because of a groin problem, managing to play only 11 league games this season. The 27-year-old’s…

Show a reaction – Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his side must “show a reaction” after their 3-1 league defeat to Leicester on Monday night when they host Arsenal this weekend. The Reds have won only one of their previous seven league games and are now 14 points behind leaders Chelsea and facing a fight for a top-four finish, but…

Juventus offer €30m for Sanchez

Juventus have reportedly made a €30m offer for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez. The club’s interest for him is widely known, dating back to the Chilean’s days at Udinese. The 28-year-old’s contract  with the Gunners is due in June 2018 and a renewal is increasingly unlikely. While Juve have apparently already made a move, Paris Saint-Germain are…

Extend or retire – Carrick

Manchester United’s second-longest serving player currently at the club Michael Carrick is likely to retire if his Old Trafford contract is not extended, with his current contract expiring this summer. The 35-year-old midfielder said: “I’ve said for some time now, as long as I feel I can contribute enough that’s fine by me. “I understand…

Dybala close to new deal

Argentine forward Paulo Dybala says talks on renewing his contract with Juventus are “very advanced”, having being in talks with the club since November. “In recent days Juventus and my agent have been able to talk,” the 23-year-old said. “We’re very advanced, but now my agent will return to Argentina for the birth of his…

Ibrahimovic wants new deal

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is wanting to extend his stay at Old Trafford by two years. The 35-year-old has scored 26 times in 38 games since arriving from Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer in the summer, including a double in United’s recent League Cup final win. With the club wanting the Swede to…

Pulis keen to continue form

West Brom manager Tony Pulis wants his team to keep up their good form after reaching 40 points in the Premier League at the weekend, as they host struggling Crystal Palace on Saturday. Palace have not lost to a team outside the current top seven since September with a run of 10 wins and six draws, though…

Yedlin’s decision to pay off?

After defender DeAndre Yedlin helped Sunderland in their Premier League survival, he opted to join, from Tottenham Hotspur, Newcastle United who had been relegated despite Sunderland reportedly keen on bringing him back. Yedlin’s decision now looks like it may have been a good one, with Sunderland currently struggling and at the bottom of the Premier League,…