ESPN FC's Craig Burley and Steve Nicol have revealed their Top 5 Premier League players, but did they omit anybody? Having started the 2016-17 season on fire, Manchester City are currently stumbling through the autumn in something of a lull. After 10 matches of the campaign, Pep Guardiola's team were already being touted as champions elect in some corners --
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ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop is surprised Lionel Messi's contract negotiations with Barcelona have hit such a stalemate. Alejandro Moreno believes that at the moment Philippe Coutinho's spot at Barcelona would be on the bench. Paul Mariner says there is no doubt Barcelona would want to take on Phillipe Coutinho and can properly utilise him. Barcelona have announced a new four-year
Borussia Dortmund players celebrate with their supporters. Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has voiced fears that rules governing the ownership of German clubs could change, telling Sport Bild: "I don't want the fans to be milked as is happening in England." The Bundesliga success of RB Leipzig, funded by Austrian soft drink company Red Bull, has sparked debate about the
Henrik Stenson has been made an honorary life member of the European Tour in recognition of his groundbreaking 2016 season.
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Lionel Messi and his teammates announced they will no longer speak with the press going forward following their win over Colombia. Here are the latest stories for Wednesday. ARGENTINA: Lionel Messi led the Argentina national team into the postmatch news conference after a decisive 3-0 win against Colombia and declared that the team will no longer speak to the media
Per-Mathias Hogmo oversaw Norway's unsuccessful 2014 World Cup and Euro 2016 campaigns. The Norwegian football federation has said coach Per-Mathias Hogmo will step down after three years in the job. With only three points from four matches in World Cup qualifying, Norway have little chance to qualify for the 2018 tournament in Russia. The Norwegians, who lost to Czech Republic
Werder Bremen winger Serge Gnabry says he nearly turned down his Germany call-up for the 2016 Olympics. Gnabry, 21, ended up as the
The ESPN FC guys talk World Cup qualifying following Thomas Muller's controversial quote after Germany beat San Marino 8-0. Just before the October international break, Tottenham beat Manchester City 2-0 -- still their last win in all competitions -- but Mauricio Pochettino welcomed the time off. "It's good, there's no problem, we're happy we have time to recover players," said