Frank Lampard and Chelsea searching for the right balance in Thiago Silva’s Champions League absence

Frank Lampard and Chelsea searching for the right balance in Thiago Silva’s Champions League absence

After a manic start to the campaign, two games without a goal at either end have perhaps been causing for reassurance for Chelsea and Frank Lampard. Conceding three goals against West Bromwich Albion and Southampton seemed to suggest that the defensive problems that had dogged Lampard last season, where Chelsea conceded more league goals (54) […]

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 Juventus vs. Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo awaiting COVID-19 test result for Champions League fixture vs. Messi

Juventus vs. Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo awaiting COVID-19 test result for Champions League fixture vs. Messi

Juventus vs. Barcelona this Wednesday in the UEFA Champions League was supposed to be the start of a new chapter in the Cristiano Ronaldo-Lionel Messi rivalry, but with a day to go, the Portuguese international’s status remains up in the air following his COVID-19 diagnosis. Ronaldo tested positive on Oct. 14 while on international duty […]

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 Sergio Aguero an injury doubt for Manchester City vs. Liverpool as Pep Guardiola faces unusual challenge

Sergio Aguero an injury doubt for Manchester City vs. Liverpool as Pep Guardiola faces unusual challenge

Manchester City could be without Sergio Aguero for their pivotal clash with Liverpool in just under a fortnight with the Argentine’s absence for their upcoming games shining an awkward spotlight on the surprising early season difficulties of Pep Guardiola’s side. Guardiola confirmed ahead of City’s Champions League tie against Marseille (on CBS All Access) that […]

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 Man United’s Marcus Rashford ‘blown away’ by support after taking to Twitter to help feed students in need

Man United’s Marcus Rashford ‘blown away’ by support after taking to Twitter to help feed students in need

Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford is continuing his campaign to help children in need, even if England’s government isn’t on board with his plan anymore. In July, he achieved his mission to have children whose families receive financial assistance from the UK government get free meals during summer holiday. But the plan recently hit a snag. […]

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 Juventus’ Weston McKennie cleared from COVID-19, could rejoin team ahead of Barcelona Champions League clash

Juventus’ Weston McKennie cleared from COVID-19, could rejoin team ahead of Barcelona Champions League clash

American midfielder Weston McKennie has tested for coronavirus, according to a statement from Juventus released Friday. The 22-year-old talent, on loan at the Italian club from Schalke, now has a legitimate timetable to return to the squad. Here is the club’s full statement: Weston McKennie carried out, as per protocol, the check with a diagnostic […]

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