Lovren helps Zenit triumph in Russian Super Cup on his debut

‘First game, first title’: Dejan Lovren picks up where he left off as former Liverpool defender helps new club Zenit St Petersburg to Russian Super Cup glory on his debut Dejan Lovren made his debut for Russian side Zenit St Petersburg on Friday  The defender moved from Premier League champions

Lyon vs Juventus: Five things we learned as Cristiano Ronaldo falls short of Champions League heroics

Memphis shows no signs of rust Memphis Depay had spent the past seven months recovering from a cruciate ligament injury sustained back in December of last year – in some ways lockdown came at the right time for Lyon’s captain – yet to watch this game you wouldn’t have guessed

Player ratings from Man City’s win over Real Madrid

Manchester City booked their place in the last eight of the Champions League with a 2-1 victory over Real Madrid at the Etihad. Strikes from Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus were enough to seal a 4-2 aggregate win and see the Blues through to the quarter-finals. Jesus pounced on hesitant

Lampard insists Chelsea have done all they can to keep Willian amid Arsenal link

Frank Lampard insists Chelsea did everything to keep want-away Willian and will hold no grudges if he leaves. Willian, who is 32 on Sunday, is set to join Arsenal on a three-year contract after turning down a new deal at Stamford Bridge and will miss injury-hit Chelsea ’s trip to

PFA considers legal action after League One and Two wage cap vote

PFA considering legal action after League One and Two clubs narrowly vote to introduce £2.5m and £1.5m limits on wages with Sunderland and Portsmouth among dissenting voices Clubs in League One and Two have voted in favour of squad salary caps  The cap will be set at £2.5million in League

Lampard leads way as Chelsea jet off to Munich looking for a miracle

Frank Lampard leads the way as Chelsea jet off to Munich looking for a miracle in Champions League last-16 second leg after being hit for three at Stamford Bridge Chelsea are heading to Germany for their clash away to Bayern Munich  Frank Lampard’s side face a tough task after they

Adama Traore soaks arms in baby oil to stop players grabbing him

Wolves star Adama Traore gets arms soaked in baby oil before their Europa League victory over Olympiacos to stop defenders from grabbing him after a serious of shoulder injuries Adama Traore’s pace and muscular frame have helped terrorise defences  The Wolves star has struggled with persistent shoulder injuries this season

U.S. teen Konrad in Barca UCL squad vs. Napoli

United States youth international Konrad de la Fuente has been handed his first call up to Barcelona’s matchday squad for Saturday’s Champions League match against Napoli. Barca have been forced to turn to youth for the crunch European tie with six first team players ruled out of the clash. –