England Women interim manager Hege Riise said her side’s lack of cutting edge was the most disappointing aspect in their 2-0 loss to Canada. The Lionesses twice saw errors at the back punished in the friendly at the bet365 Stadium as they suffered another defeat, four days on from losing 3-1 to France in Caen.
Manager Kenny Shiels on NI reaching Euro 2022 Northern Ireland manager Kenny Shiels has described his side’s Euro 2022 qualification as the “best ever sporting achievement in the UK”. NI defeated Ukraine 2-0 in the second leg of their play-off in Belfast to complete a 4-1 aggregate victory. It is the first time in their
Hansi Flick’s Bayern Munich have a five-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga It was arguably the most intense one-on-one in German football in recent weeks. It took place not on any pitch but behind closed doors at Bayern Munich. In one corner was Hansi Flick, the Champions-League-winning head coach. In the other was
Kenny Shiels says it would would rank as one of the all-time greatest sporting achievements if Northern Ireland Women qualified for Euro 2022. Shiels’ side, who are a mixture of professional and amateur players, are 90 minutes away from qualifying for their first major tournament after winning 2-1 away to Ukraine in the first leg
Tottenham 1-3 Man Utd: Solskjaer ‘amazed and shocked’ with disallowed goal Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said “the game is gone” after a controversial disallowed goal in their 3-1 win at Tottenham Hotspur. Edinson Cavani had a goal ruled out following a video assistant referee consultation after Scott McTominay caught Son Heung-min in the
Liverpool 2-1 Aston Villa: Trent Alexander-Arnold was ‘really good’ says Jurgen Klopp Liverpool matchwinner Trent Alexander-Arnold does not have to “prove anything”, said boss Jurgen Klopp who wanted to focus on their “massive” 2-1 win over Aston Villa. Alexander-Arnold, left out of the recent England squad, scored in the last minute as the Reds ended