After another action-packed weekend in soccer, Gab Marcotti reflects on the big talking points in his latest edition of Monday Musings. Jump to: Bayern wrap up Bundesliga | Praise for Vincent Kompany | The Real, Bale dilemma | Serie A’s top four race | Dortmund’s rebuild | Messi wraps up Golden Boot | De Rossi chaos
After Man United’s sixth-place finish, the FC crew question if there was some merit to Jose Mourinho calling second place ‘an achievement’ last campaign. ESPN FC’s Stewart Robson outlines what it will take for Alexis Sanchez to return to form between now and the start of next season. ESPN FC’s Stewart Robson says Ole Gunnar
AC Milan moved into the Champions League places in Serie A with a 2-0 win at home to relegated Frosinone on Sunday. Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma saved a Camillo Ciano penalty early in the second half before goals from Krzysztof Piatek and Suso secured the three points. Gennaro Gattuso’s side are level with Atalanta on
Substitute Andre Shinyashiki scored in the 82nd minute and the Colorado Rapids at last won their first match of the 2019 MLS season, 1-0 over the LA Galaxy on Sunday at Carson, Calif. Shinyashiki’s second goal, and his first since his pro debut in the Rapids’ season opener, snapped an eight-match losing streak and gave
Sydney FC won the A-League Grand Final on penalties after a poor game against Perth Glory ended 0-0 after 120 minutes. Andy Keogh and Brendon Santalab (who tried a Panenka with his last kick in professional football) saw penalties saved as Sydney won 4-1. Earlier, Sydney coach Steve Corica was left fuming as the Sky
Domenico Criscito celebrates after scoring from the spot. Paolo Rattini/Getty Images A late Domenico Criscito penalty earned Genoa a 1-1 Serie A draw at home to Cagliari on Saturday, but Cesare Prandelli’s side remain at risk of relegation. Genoa will finish the weekend in the drop zone if Empoli beat Torino on Sunday after their winless
Steve Nicol takes a look at the latest summer transfer rumours in Transfer Rater, including the possibility of PSG adding a couple more big stars to the fold. The Premier League transfer window is open. You can click here to review all the latest transfers and keep up to date with all the latest gossip below.
Steve Nicol takes a look at the latest summer transfer rumours in Transfer Rater, including the possibility of PSG adding a couple more big stars to the fold. Steve Nicol, Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno talk Coutinho’s struggles at Barcelona as the former Liverpool man was subjected to jeers by his own fans on Wednesday.
ESPN FC’s Herculez Gomez asks Walker Zimmerman about LAFC’s rivalry with the LA Galaxy and how he plans on stopping Zlatan Ibrahimovic. NYCFC extended their unbeaten run to seven matches with a win at LA Galaxy, but the match ended in controversy involving Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been suspended two games for violent conduct
Welcome to summer transfer window — open on May 16 for the Premier League and a bit later in Europe. We are grading the most notable signings below from the top clubs across Europe, so come back throughout the month for updates as deals are completed. The most recent grades and write-ups are at the top,