Premier League team news: predicted lineups for the weekend action | Premier League

Arsenal v Tottenham Saturday 12.30pm BT Sport 1 Venue Emirates Stadium Last season Arsenal 3 Tottenham 1 Referees Anthony Taylor This season G6 Y20 R3 3.83 cards/game Odds H 15-13 A 13-5 D 11-4 Probable starters in bold, contenders in light Arsenal Subs from Turner, Hein, Holding, Soares, Tomiyasu, Zinchenko, Partey, Vieira, Nketiah, Marquinhos, Smith, … Read more

What Is This USMNT Guy’s Deal: Aaron Long

Welcome to What Is This USMNT Guy’s Deala regular series in which Defector selects a name from the myriad number of exciting young American soccer men playing in Europe and answers the question: What is this USMNT guy’s deal? The United States men’s national team has finished their slate of pre-World Cup tune-up games, and … Read more

Chelsea executive initially brushed off female agent’s complaint over inappropriate messages | Chelsea

Chelsea’s president of business, Tom Glick, told a female agent that her complaint to him about a string of inappropriate messages from a senior executive he had hired days earlier did not interest him and was not relevant to his job. Glick’s initial response to Catalina Kim came after she forwarded him historical messages of … Read more

The EPL returns with a couple of mammoth fixtures

The Premier League returns this weekend after a two-week hiatus. There haven’t been any games in the EPL since Sunday, Sep. 18, because of Queen Elizabeth’s funeral and the recent international break. And some teams haven’t played for longer than that. Liverpool’s last game was Sep. 13 and its last league game came on Sep. … Read more

Manchester United fans are finally enjoying the best of Raphaël Varane | Manchester United

MAnchester United supporters celebrated Raphaël Varane’s transfer from Real Madrid as their answer to Virgil van Dijk and Rúben Dias – a defender capable of leading them to silverware. Varane was joined at United that summer by Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho and, after finishing second the season before, a title challenge was talked up. … Read more

FIFA 23 Review – Football Is Life

FIFA 23 marks the end of an era for the long-running series. After an almost 30-year partnership that began with players like David Platt gracing the cover, EA Sports has parted ways with football’s governing body over a licensing disagreement. Future games in the series will now drop the FIFA name in favor of a … Read more

Madrid plot Cancelo signing, then Haaland

The summer transfer window is closed for the major leagues in Europe. However, with an eye on January, there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, comings, goings and, of course, done deals! TOP STORY: Real Madrid set long-term plans for Cancelo and Haaland … Read more

Odds of Sounders making a playoff run are very long

SEATTLE — Taken in isolation, there were some things to like about the Seattle Sounders‘ performance on Tuesday. Facing a likely playoff team with one of the league’s top offenses and fielding a roster that was missing most of its normal starters, the Sounders actually acquitted themselves OK. Throughout most of the first half, the … Read more

Man City vs Man Utd: Premier League titans clash at Etihad this Sunday | How do Pep Guardiola and Erik ten Hag’s sides shape up? | Football News

The first Manchester derby this season will unfold in front of the Sky cameras this Sunday – but how do the teams shape up going into the showdown? The 188th meeting between the rivals kicks off Super Sunday this weekend, with hosts Manchester City unbeaten in 19 Premier League games – dating back to a … Read more