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Thomas Tuchel's furious row with Kylian Mbappe show what kind of boss Chelsea are getting

Tuchel looks set to replace Frank Lampard at Stamford Bridge and will be tasked with trying to turn the Blues' poor season around


5 things Jurgen Klopp must fix to address Liverpool's slump and revive title defence

Liverpool are in danger of falling behind their rivals in the title race after a fifth game without a win and the end of their unbeaten league run at Anfield


Neil Lennon returns to Celtic day job as isolating stars pictured getting back to work at Lennoxtown

A host of big names returned to training as they look to keep the Hoops feint title hopes alive against Livingston.


Burnley stun Liverpool to end unbeaten home record

Burnley stun Liverpool to end unbeaten home record


Frank Lampard backed by football fraternity as 'political' Chelsea sacking condemned

Lampard's sacking as Chelsea manager has divided opinion with several leading figures in football - including his former rivals - condemning the decision


Gladbach break Borussia Dortmund jinx to go fourth in Bundesliga

Gladbach break Borussia Dortmund jinx to go fourth in Bundesliga


Was Sunderland’s first half display a sign of things to come under Lee Johnson?

It was a game of two halves for Sunderland during the victory over Shrewsbury Town and Roker Report’s Joseph Tulip ponders on whether it was our first half display that we can expect to see under Lee Johnson.


Man Utd & Liverpool tipped to go 'head-to-head' for RB Leipzig's Dayot Upamecano

Liverpool and Manchester United are keen on signing Dayot Upamecano when his £38m release clause kicks in in the summer.


Steven Lawless returns to Motherwell as one of the leagues most creative players after Livi exploits

Motherwell have added one of the most creative players in the league last season in Steven Lawless


De Jong leads Barca to Elche win without Messi

De Jong leads Barca to Elche win without Messi


Barcelona's first-team youngsters - ranked

Ranking Barcelona's first-team youngsters, including Ansu Fati, Pedri, Riqui Puig, Sergino Dest, Ronald Araujo, Ilaix Moriba & more.


Why Georginio Wijnaldum captained Liverpool vs Burnley despite contract stand-off

Wijnaldum faces an uncertain future at Liverpool, with former Netherlands boss Ronald Koeman desperate to bring the Dutch midfielder to Barcelona this summer


Conte sees red as Inter Milan are held to Udinese stalemate

Conte sees red as Inter Milan are held to Udinese stalemate


SoM Prediction League: Round 27

A Derby della Madonnina quarter final


Newspaper commemorating Philadelphia Union Supporters’ Shield win available for limited time

Four-page broadsheet celebrates the Union’s first trophy


Brendan Rodgers makes Leicester transfer admission after Christian Eriksen linked

Rodgers' Leicester side are riding high in the Premier League after beating Chelsea and visit Brentford in the FA Cup on Sunday


Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk and pathway to England gives Hamilton kids hope, says Aaron Martin as he hails Scottish Premiership standard

The Accies defender raves about the standard of Scottish football and believes players can follow van Dijk pathway to top


Eddie Jones picks brains of Sir Dave Brailsford and Arsene Wenger on dynasty building

England rugby boss interested in "how you manage teams and, the longer you stay in the job, what you have got to do to keep your team growing”


How will Barcelona line up against Cornella?

Time for a local derby on an artificial pitch


Sports figures we lost in 2021

The sports world lost MLB legend and former home run king Hank Aaron on Jan. 22.


Mikel Arteta vows to keep faith with under-fire duo Willian & Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has stressed his support for expensive wingers Nicolas Pepe and Willian, who have both struggled since joining the club.


Brian Rice hopes Premiership season can finish as clubs are warned about celebrating

The Accies manger discusses finishing the season, celebrations and having sympathy for lower leagues


Frank Lampard's highs and lows

Frank Lampard's status as Chelsea's all-time record goalscorer counted for little as he was unceremoniously sacked as the Blues' boss on Monday after just 18 months in charge. AFP Sports looks at the highs and lows of the former England midfielder's playing and coaching career. Highs Titan of the Russian revolution Although signed prior to Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich's takeover in 2003, Lampard was a pivotal figure of the side that...


Starting XI: Is this the Sunderland side that will take on Shrewsbury Town this afternoon?

Who do you reckon will make the starting eleven when Sunderland look to bounce back against Shrewsbury this afternoon?


Ed Woodward’s ’15 minute demand’ says a lot about how Man Utd do transfer business

A LOOK BACK: Man Utd chief Ed Woodward gave Bournemouth just 15 minutes to make a decision after tabling a transfer bid for Josh King last January before moving on to sign Odion Ighalo


Celtic defensive groundhog day as lightning strikes 22 times to set 10 In A Row chances ablaze

The Parkhead outfit have been dreadful from dead balls in this nightmare season.


Chelsea should not dismiss Rafa Benitez as a short-term fix

Chelsea should consider Rafa Benitez as an emergency replacement for Frank Lampard if they sack the current manager.


Udinese vs Inter Milan: Match Preview

From one black and white striped team to another


Hazard ends drought, Benzema scores twice as Real rout Alaves

Hazard ends drought, Benzema scores twice as Real rout Alaves


Schalke 0-4 Bayern Munich: Player ratings as Die Roten extend lead at top of Bundesliga

Thomas Muller, Robert Lewandowski and David Alaba all scored as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich beat rivals Schalke 4-0.


10 talking points from FA Cup fourth round as Man Utd progress but Liverpool and Arsenal out

Manchester United and Chelsea picked up wins in the FA Cup over the weekend, but Liverpool and Arsenal were both sent crashing out at the fourth round stage of the competition


Messi sees red, 'fearful' Juventus, PSG back top: Talking points from around Europe

Frustration got the better of Lionel Messi as he saw red in the Spanish Super Cup final, while Inter dealt a major blow to Juventus's Serie A title hopes but Paris Saint-Germain are back on top in France. AFP Sport rounds up some of the main talking points from across the continent: - Messi's first red card for Barca - Lionel Messi was sent off for the first time in 753 appearances for Barcelona at the end of his side's 3-2 extra-time defeat by...


Toothless Wolves edge Chorley thanks to Vitinha stunner

Toothless Wolves edge Chorley thanks to Vitinha stunner


Brooks Koepka looking for new swing coach

Brooks Koepka looking for new swing coach


Atlético Femenino update: Supercopa win, another new signing, and moving up the rankings

Despite an injury-hit campaign, Atlético have won a trophy and have other objectives within reach.


Rate My FPL Team: English Premier League GW-20

I’ve made my moves for GW-20. Please tell me what you think.


Man Utd legend Lou Macari proving to be just as much a hero off the pitch as he was on it

EXCLUSIVE: The former Red Devils midfielder tells Mirror Sport about the homeless shelter he has been running in Stoke for the last four years


The Rangers form carousel as Steven Gerrard's stars pass the starring role parcel during title charge

The Ibrox men have had several big names step up to the plate over the course of the season with excellent spells of form.


Manchester United 3-2 Liverpool: Player ratings as Bruno Fernandes sends Red Devils to FA Cup 5th round

A free kick from substitute Bruno Fernandes gave Manchester United a 3-2 win over Liverpool with the Red Devils booking their place in the FA Cup fifth round.


The 5 best moments of Luis Suarez's career

Luis Suarez enjoyed incredible success for both Liverpool, Barcelona and Ajax. Here are the top 5 moments of his career.


Joao Felix, Suarez fire relentless Atletico to victory over Valencia

Joao Felix, Suarez fire relentless Atletico to victory over Valencia


Super Bowl halftime shows since 2000

Jennifer Lopez and Shakira will perform for the 2020 Super Bowl halftime show. Check out all of the Super Bowl halftime singers dating to 2000.


Watkins breaks goal drought as Villa sink Newcastle

Watkins breaks goal drought as Villa sink Newcastle


Arsenal's midfield loanees of the 21st century - ranked

Ranking the success of Arsenal's five midfield loan signings of the 21st century, including Dani Ceballos, Denis Suarez, Yossi Benayoun & more.


Scottish Cup draw: Motherwell handed away tie as Hamilton host familiar foes

Airdrie and Clyde were also in the hat for the third round draw


On This Day: 25 January 2014 – Argentina internationals make Sunderland debuts

Gus Poyet’s first transfer window saw a number of arrivals at the Stadium of Light, including a trio of Argentina internationals. Two of them made their debuts in an FA Cup Fourth Round fixture against Kidderminster Harriers.


Chelsea 3-1 Luton: 6 talking points as Tammy Abraham hat-trick sends Blues through

Abraham hit all three goals in the FA Cup clash at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea overcome a stern challenge from Luton to set up a fifth round tie with Barnsley


MLS announces preseason, season start dates

MLS announces preseason, season start dates


Where are they now? Newcastle's 1995/96 Premier League title chasers

'The Entertainers' of Newcastle United, led by Kevin Keegan came close to winning the Premier League title in 1995/96 - but where are they now?


Robbie Neilson's 7 vital Hearts challenges as third force Premiership ambitions dominate winter window thinking

The Jambos hold a five-point lead in the Championship despite a second league defeat in 10 games but there's work to do if they want to become a force to be reckoned with next season.