Yoshida left frustrated after defeat

Nov 25, 2016

Yoshida left frustrated after defeat

Southampton defender Maya Yoshida was frustrated after the Saints failed to turn their possession into points in a 1-0 defeat away to Sparta Prague in their Europa League Group K clash on Thursday. Southampton enjoyed 71 percent of possession at Generali Arena but had ...

Mourinho addresses situation with Rooney

Nov 19, 2016

Mourinho addresses situation with Rooney

It has been another fraught, headline-grabbing spell away with England’s national team for Wayne Rooney. Once again, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho must pick up the pieces. Rooney is back under United’s control after being forced to apologize for some late-night revelry while on ...

Rooney apologizes for behavior

Nov 17, 2016

Rooney apologizes for behavior

Handed the captaincy of England and Manchester United, Wayne Rooney curbed the once wild behavior that landed him in trouble. But at 31, and as a father-of-three, Rooney’s conduct is under scrutiny again. Once again, he has been forced to issue an apology just ...

Fenerbahce capitalizes as Man United struggles

Nov 4, 2016

Fenerbahce capitalizes as Man United struggles

Manchester United’s attacking problems continued as it lost to Fenerbahce 2-1 in the Europa League on Thursday, leaving it at risk of a group-stage exit. United beat Fenerbahce 4-1 at Old Trafford a fortnight ago, but arrived in Turkey after drawing with Burnley 0-0, ...

Iceland scores epic victory over England in shocker

Jun 28, 2016

Iceland scores epic victory over England in shocker

Iceland pulled off one of the biggest shocks in European Championship history by beating England 2-1 in the round of 16 on Monday, continuing the astonishing run of the smallest nation at the tournament. England slumped to its most embarrassing loss in a generation ...

Relaxed Rooney no longer carrying burden for England

Jun 24, 2016

Relaxed Rooney no longer carrying burden for England

Wayne Rooney used to go to major tournaments feeling the weight of a nation on his shoulders. “I had to be the one to win us games, to win us tournaments,” the England captain said Thursday, opening up on his run of disappointing showings ...