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RONALDO SCORES 9TH PORTUGAL HATRICK IN 6-0 BASHING OF LITHUANIA

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 9th international hatrick helped Portugal moved one step closer to qualifying for the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament on Thursday with a 6-0 win over Lithuania. The Juventus man opened the scoring from the penalty spot early and curled home a stunning second goal after 22 minutes. Lithuania collapsed after the break, with Pizzi, Goncalo

STERLING SLAMS ENGLAND FANS FOR BOOING GOMEZ

Raheem Sterling has tweeted his disappointment at England fans who booed Joe Gomez as the Liverpool defender was brought on in the Three Lions’ 7-0 Euro 2020 qualifying win over Montenegro on Thursday. The pair were involved in an altercation at St George’s Park earlier in the week after tension between them in Liverpool’s 3-1 Premier

KANE’S HATRICK HELP ENGLAND EASE PASS MONTENEGRO AS THREE LIONS GRAB EURO TICKET

England booked their place at the UEFA 2020 European Championship on Thursday, as they surged to a 7-0 win against a hapless Moldova. In what was the Three Lions' 1,000th official game, the team put on a show, with Harry Kane grabbing a hat-trick before half time. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opened the scoring on his return to

DECEMBER 18 IS NEW EL CLASICO DATE

The postponed Clasico between Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Camp Nou has been rescheduled for December 18. La Liga announced the fixture on Wednesday The match was originally supposed to be played on October 26, but it was moved because of security concerns relating to protests in Catalonia after nine pro-independence leaders were jailed for

SALAH SIGHTED WEARING PRTECTIVE BOOT AMIDST INJURY WORRIES

Liverpool have been left sweating on the fitness of Mohamed Salah after the forward was seen in a protective boot while away with Egypt. Salah will not play for his country in matches against Kenya and Comoros and was seen in the boot at a training session. The 27-year-old has had an ankle issue since early October

KLOPP: CITY WIN JUST THE START OF LIVERPOOL TITLE CHALLENGE

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said that beating Manchester City 3-1 at Anfield on Sunday is "just the start" for his side as they aim to break their 30-year title drought. The victory moved the Reds eight points clear at the top of the Premier League table and nine points ahead  of defending champions

BAYERN WANTS PEP BACK – REPORTS

Pep Guardiola is topping Bayern Munich's shortlist of replacements for Niko Kovac, according to reports in Germany. The Bundesliga giants are also believed to be monitoring Thomas Tuchel and Erik ten Hag, but it is the Manchester City boss who tops the bill. Guardiola's contract runs out at the Etihad Stadium in 2021, but Bayern are hoping

JUVENTUS CHIEFS TO QUERY RONALDO’S REACTION UPON SUBSTITUTION IN AC MILAN WIN

Juventus chiefs will ask Cristiano Ronaldo to explain his actions when he returns from international duty, says Gazzetta dello Sport. Cristiano Ronaldo's angry reaction to being substituted in Juventus' weekend win over AC Milan has not gone down well at all at the Serie A champions. After being taken off in the 55th minute of the 1-0

DAVID VILLA RETIRES AT 37, BUYS USL TEAM, QUEENSBORO FC

David Villa, Spain's all-time top goalscorer, has announced his retirement aged 37. The ex-Barcelona star had been playing for Japanese side Vissel Kobe since the start of the year, but has now announced he will be walking away from the sport. In a press conference, Villa confirmed he had chosen to retire at the end of

KLOPP AGREES WITH PEP ON NEED FOR REFORMATION IN VAR DEPLOYMENT

Jurgen Klopp has called for changes to the way the VAR system is used after the controversy surrounding Liverpool’s victory over Manchester City on Sunday. Klopp has joined up with some of his contemporaries, including Pep Guardiola, at the Uefa Coaches’s Conference in Nyon, Switzerland. The City boss was left furious after being seeing two penalty appeals

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