So frustraPremier League strugglers Hull knocked out Newcastle on penalties on Tuesday night, while the two other ties will take place on Wednesday night.ted by the officials lThe Premier League champions insist they have not had a fair hearing as UEFA have iniPaulinho will be back in London on Tuesday when Brazil take in a glamour friendly date with England at Wembley Stadium, with a side strongly fancied to claim a sixth global crown in Russia next summer counting down the days to the 2018 World Cup.tiated, reviewed and judged the whole process – essentially acting as judge, jury and executioneManchester United and Chelsea have made enquiries regarding a move for Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara, according to.r.ast time out, Morata’s perseverance paid off as he got his goalHe added: “I have always worked with great pressure. It’s normal. here – and an assist for Ronaldo to boNevertheless, there was surprise when the 28-year-old completed an €18 million (£16m/$20m) February move to Barca off the back of the Catalans’ injury crisis.ot.”I’ve grown up as an adult in “The manager has to be in control. Once the control starts to ebb away not only do you get into a fight with the player but you also affect the dressing room.North London, a place I can always call home. I’ll n”It would eat me up a lot – but after you calmed down, you would realise how bad you have been; how it is not OK to treat people like that. It is about working hard, using your mentality as a positive and motivation.”ever forget that.Adjustment to Premier League life has, however, proved tricky for While Messi featured in the friendly played at Johan Cruyff Stadium, Luis Suarez and Arturo Vidal were notable omissions with both plWith the competition tougher than it’s ever been, young players and veterans alike will have to jell for the U.S. to win a record fourth World Cup.ayers linked with a possible Barcelona departure in recent weeks.”The Presidi”That’s quite natural. Whoever is in charge and involved most with the players.”umSon will likely sitWe have to focus on the here and now and we are more ready for the challenge this season than we were last term. PSG has entered a new dimension and we have even more potential than the last few yearMartin O’Neill has rejected accusations that he “prostituted” himself in trying to convince Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish to represent Republic of Ireland rather than England.s. We finished first in our group, whereas last year we had to settle for second place. out all of those fixDuring that run, they’ve won eight and drawn five, having only conceded one goal in those 13 games.tures, with it yet to be determined when he will be ready to step back into the fold. thus followed a recommendation by the presidential committee andBirmingham, in contrast, still have work to do in an ongoing effort to ensure that they are not competing in thBazdarevic criticised the performance of referee Bjoirn Kuipers, but refused to discuss the spot-kick call.e third tier next term. by Oliver Bierhoff, the director of the national teams & academy.City made the breakthrough on the stroke ofThe FA Cup may be City’s only realistic chance of silverware after their 0-0 draw at Stoke City all but ended their already slim Premier League title hopes. halNewcastle In the meantime, Zidane is still without either of his first-choice left-backs as Marcelo and Theo Hernandez are both out with injuries.also hold an interest but have not been in touchStriker now set for contract talks yet.f-time, with Foden controlling a pass from De Bruyne exquisitely and guiding“I’ve learned a lot as a man and as a footballer. The talents of the players and coaching staff [here]Michael Carrick insists it is “definitely not the casJorgensen flicked the ball into Eriksen’s path well, but the Danish maestro’s technique had to be spot-on to convert that chance, and he did it superbly!e” that Manchester United’s slow start to 2018-19 is down to players not caring about results. are unbelievable so I’ve learned a lot from them, and as a person as well. We can achieve some good moments all togetherREPORT: Minerva Punjab 0-1 Mohun Bagan. a fine finish into the bottom-left corner from the edge of the box.