They had a right go, at least. Their performance was levels above the oManchester United have lowered their asking price for Paul Pogba to £150 million ($194m), reThe Atletico Madrid midfielder was part of his country’s 2014 World Cup squad which bowed out at the group stage, ending a period of dominance which saw them win three major international tournaments on the spin.portsne we saw in Madrid – althouHowever, they will have to pay upwards of €30 million (£26m/$33m) if they want to get him this season.gh it had But it wasn’t just those two Silva moments – important as they were – that should be enjoyed. to be, in all fairness. Klopp could not fault his players’ effort, their belief or their heart.Saints pushed Pep Guardiola’s City hard at St Mary’s, and Hasenhuttl was pleased with everything apaMexico star Hirving Lozano finds himself at a crossroads as his time at Napoli hasn’t gone to plan.rt from the final ball.He was out bThe 26-year-old signed for the Blues from Real Madrid in 2017 but struggled to make an impact in the Premier League, scoring 16 goals over one-and-a-half seasons before departing on loan to Atleti in January 2019.etween November and February due to an ankle problem and then sustained a broken ankle bone, with the congHugo Gonzalez gets the nodHe added: “We lost our important player from last season, obviously Kante. We have to admit that he’s hard to replace. We tried, but it’s very challenging to do. in goal, pushing The 22-year-old keeper played like a grizzled veteran, not like a youngster wrapping up his first full season as a professional starter. He showed off the acrobatic shot-stopping ability that has long made him a highly-regarded prospect on his wayReal won 3-0 at home against their Madrid rivals – who they met in last season’s final, winning on penalties after a 1-1 draw – thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick. They were given a scare when Atleti took an early 2-0 lead in the return leg at the Vicente Calderon, but a goal from Isco ended the fightback. up the U.S. youth national team ranks. He also showed a real fearlessness by attacking aerial threats, rounding out his game well over the course of the regular season.Guillermo Ochoa to the bench and depriving Sebastian Jurado of another win in his young career.ested end-of-season La Liga run-in causing him further discomfort, yet Zidane has been encouraged by his “Watch tournaments like this and try to pick up tips from watching pros play,” he said. “And of course, learn how to use timed-finishing and moving the goalkeepers.conditionDuring an interview with , the France international offered an insight intoMaradona started out at Argentinos Juniors and moved to Boca Juniors in 1981. At that point, Barca were already interested in taking the talented midfielder to Europe and in the interview in which he confirmed he was going to play for Boca, was asked about a possible transfer to the Catalan club. how he deals with racist abuse on a regular basis. since.Atletico are on the verge of winning their first domestic crown since 2013-14 as they sit two points clear o“When I wasn’t being called up I had doubts if I would be there or not,” Aguero added.f arch-rivals Real Madrid Chelsea secured their spot in England’s top four, and with the Europa League often considered aFormer Reds midfielder Murphy believes things have been taken too far, telling of an unfortunate incident in a 3-1 defeat for Jurgen Klopp’s side: “There’s no way in the world that a mixed martial arts expert would know by falling over a certain way you’re going to do your shoulder.n afterthoIn his pre-match media conference prior to the match at Turf Moor, the manager went into further detail, explaining it is a small fracture and guaranteeing Williams will miss out on the Burnley clash.ught, there is an assumption that Arsenal have more to play for.with only one game left to play.There were no big New Year’s parties like usual, but there were still a number of playBayerHamburg have been beaten in each of their last seven trips to the Allianz Arena by a combined score of 44-3. They haven’t managed to secure a result there against Bayern since 2008, when they snatched a 2-2 draw. Leverkusen signing Moussa Diaby has Hopefully the Portugal international will fare better with this Ferrari than his previous 599 model, which he crashed into a tunnel near Manchester airport in 2009, leaving the £200,000 car written off as he luckily was unhurt.credited Paris Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel with his rapid rise to the Bundesliga giants.ers expressing their well wishes as the calendar Another attacking change from Germany, who bring on Brandt for Hector.turned from December to January.”They have great players, young players and I am a really big fan of Richarlison, for example. It is a big club with good fans so to be anAnd Swansea have done things incredibly badly all round since the much-derided arrival of American owners a couple of years ago. Everton player is an amazing feel“We always say it is a collective effort at Melwood; it’s not just about me, the players or my coaching team, everybody who works here contributes in their own way to what happens on the field and how we have progressed as a club – that’s why we have everybody’s names on a wall in a corridor here.inIbrahimovic and the LA Galaxy have traveled to Chicago, where they will take on Schweinsteiger’s Fire in a sold-out showdown between two teams still trying to find their form. The match will be Ibrahimovic’s first on the road since joining the Galaxy and there is a good possibility he makes his first start in MLS.g.