Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp compares ‘thunderstorm’ Luton win to 2019 Barcelona comeback in Champions League | Football News

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool’s second-half performance in Wednesday’s win over Luton was like a “thunderstorm” – and will replace 2019’s famous comeback against Barcelona as his source of inspiration for team talks. Trailing to Chiedozie Ogbene’s 12th-minute header, Klopp’s side were a different prospect after the break with Virgil van Dijk, Cody Gakpo, Luis Diaz…

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Drive to Survive Season Six: Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes boss Toto Wolff’s foreboding conversation revealed | F1 News

Lewis Hamilton’s uncertainty over remaining with Mercedes for the rest of his career was apparent in a conversation he held with team principal Toto Wolff during the 2023 Formula 1 season, the release of season six of Netflix’s Drive to Survive has revealed. The latest series of the documentary has an episode focused on Hamilton…

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Man Utd boss Erik ten Hag believes Champions League qualification is back on but not getting ahead of himself | Football News

Erik ten Hag believes Manchester United are back in the race for Champions League football, but it is too early to say his side have turned a corner. United claimed a late 2-1 win over Aston Villa last Sunday, their first away victory against a top-six side under Ten Hag, to make it three Premier…

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Rafa Benitez throws hat into ring to replace Gareth Southgate as England boss – Paper Talk | Football News

The top stories and transfer rumours from Sunday’s newspapers… SUNDAY MIRROR Rafa Benitez has audaciously thrown his hat in the ring to replace Gareth Southgate as England manager. Luis Suarez has confirmed he will end his career at Inter Miami, just weeks after completing his move to the Major League Soccer club. Romelu Lukaku has…

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola backs Erling Haaland after nine missed chances as Chelsea show real character | Football News

Pep Guardiola refused to blame Erling Haaland for missed chances after Manchester City were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by Chelsea on Saturday Night Football. The normally prolific Haaland spurned a number of opportunities, including one glaring free header from six yards out as the champions were held in a compelling Premier League contest…

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Man Utd boss Erik ten Hag says club ‘very aligned’ after approach for Newcastle sporting director Dan Ashworth | Football News

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag says he can “feel the ambition” as the club hope to bring in Newcastle sporting director Dan Ashworth – but admits he is not being consulted over changes off the pitch. Sir Jim Ratcliffe’s deal to acquire a 25 per cent stake of the Old Trafford giants and take…

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Neil Warnock: Aberdeen boss believes it ‘is possible’ to break Old Firm dominance | Football News

Neil Warnock believes clubs like Aberdeen are capable of eventually competing with Celtic and Rangers with the right collective approach. The 75-year-old took interim charge of the Dons last week following the sacking of Barry Robson. His first game was a 2-1 defeat to Rangers at Ibrox, with the former Premier League boss insisting the…

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Mauricio Pochettino: Chelsea boss waiting for the fans to fall in love with him ahead of Crystal Palace clash | Football News

In a week when love, affection and adoration is being showered extensively there is one man who is not feeling quite as cherished as he had hoped, writes Gail Davies. Mauricio Pochettino’s wife of 30-plus years, he says with a smile, has “abandoned” him on Valentine’s Day for a trip to Spain to see their…

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Nuno Espirito Santo exclusive interview: Nottingham Forest boss on rebalancing the squad and defending set pieces | Football News

Nottingham Forest supporters saw another side to Nuno Espirito Santo when he smiled with relief and declared himself a happy man in his interview after the penalty shootout win over Bristol City in the FA Cup on Wednesday evening. Even now, he is thrilled. “It was massive for us,” he tells Sky Sports. “I consider…

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Neil Warnock: Aberdeen set to appoint former Sheffield United and Huddersfield boss as interim manager | Football News

Neil Warnock is set to be named as the interim manager of Aberdeen following the sacking of Barry Robson earlier this week, Sky Sports News understands. The 75-year-old has been out of work since leaving Huddersfield in September but is now set to take over at Pittodrie until the end of the season. Warnock could…

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