Transfer Rater: Sterling to Real Madrid? Lovren to Barcelona?
ESPN FC's Ale Moreno assesses the latest transfer rumours surrounding Raheem Sterling, Dejan Lovren, Arturo Vidal and many more. The longevity of David Silva - via Man City
Since joining Manchester City in 2010, David Silva has been instrumental in the club's continued run of success. Man City defender Vincent Kompany's father elected Belgium's first black mayor
The father of Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany was elected as the first black mayor in Belgium after winning support in a Brussels commune.Pierre Kompany, 71, is a mechanical engineer who was born in Congo and serves in the Brussels Regional Parliament. He ran for election in Ganshoren as a non-partisan candidate on a platform dedicated to cleaning up the environment and won 28.38 percent of the vote in results tallied on Sunday."Just for the guys abroad, he's the first black mayor in Belgium,"...
Real Madrid and Barcelona would only be interested in Harry Kane, Raheem Sterling from England's squad
In spite of speculation that Real Madrid are interested in the talented winger, Craig Burley doesn't think Raheem Sterling is quite at the level of a Galactico. Real Madrid and Barcelona don't settle for second best when it comes to box office moves in the transfer market, so given that England reached the World Cup semifinals during the summer and the Premier League is the biggest league in the world, surely any Englishman flourishing in his domestic competition would be a contender for a move to the Santiago Bernabeu or Camp Nou, right?But as Gareth Southgate's men prepare to face Spain in Seville on Monday night, the reality is that only Harry Kane... Man City's Pep Guardiola open to coaching in Serie A in future
The guys respond to your tweets about the surprising results of Europe's giants, Mahrez's penalty miss, managers on the hot seat and Dejan Lovren. Stewart Robson details exactly how Liverpool were unable to play their normal game against Premier League champions Manchester City. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola could see himself coaching in Serie A in the future.Guardiola, who extended his contract with City through the end of the 2020-21 season in May, played for both Brescia and Roma in Serie A and was in Italy over the weekend to participate in the Festival dello Sport, where he was asked whether he could imagine returning as a coach one day.Serie AWatch on ESPN networks in the U.S.ESPN has reached an exclusive, multi-year rights agreement in the United States for Italy's Serie A TIM, one of the world's top soccer leagues. The agreement will bring more than 340 matches per season to ESPN+ | ScheduleWhy Italian football finds its way into your bloodRoma beat Lazio, but the derby doesn't end, it merely pauses. Because like the city that birthed both clubs, it is eternal, reports Wright Thompson.LISTEN: The Serie Awesome PodcastGet the latest edition of The Serie Awesome Podcast, as the likes of Gab Marcotti, Mina Rzouki and Paolo Bandini discuss what is happening in Serie A."Why not?" he said as part of a podium discussion with Arrigo Sacchi and Carlo Ancelotti. "After my experience at Barcelona,... Phil Foden: Our generation can match David Beckham, Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard
Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho thanks England boss Gareth Southgate for spotting his progress in the Bundesliga. Ross Dyer and Paul Mariner face off ahead of the latest round of UEFA Nations League qualifiers. Paul Mariner is delighted for Gareth Southgate's England extension and breaks down the UEFA Nations League roster to face Croatia and Spain. Phil Foden has said he believes that the England players of his age can match the quality of the "Golden Generation" that came through in the 2000s.The Manchester City youngster was part of the England Under-17s team that got to the final of the 2017 European Championships and won their World Cup later that year, where he won player of the tournament.ESPN Luck IndexESPN's Luck Index: RevealedThe ESPN Luck Index is a comprehensive research project commissioned by ESPN in partnership with Intel, carried out by the University of Bath, to examine how the Premier League would look if luck were not a factor.Marcotti: Luck Index smashes clicheJurgen Klopp reacts to Luck IndexLuck Index Premier League lessonsTop 10 games where luck played a partFoden has now been called into the Under-21s side, while his teammate in that Under-17s team Jadon Sancho is in the senior squad, and the likes...