MAN UNITED: Jose Mourinho is ready to restore Wayne Rooney to his Manchester United squad for Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton, if the 31-year-old is able to prove his fitness, sources have told ESPN FC.
The news that Santi Cazorla is set to miss the rest of the season because of his ongoing Achilles injury is a blow, but hardly a surprise. The 32-year-old has been struggling for some time now, has undergone two separate operations, and even his setbacks have had setbacks. He last played for the club in October.
Whenever Arsenal lose a game or go through a bad period, his absence is cited as a key factor. And while there might well be some element of truth to it, the wider issue is that the Gunners'...
It is not only Wayne Rooney who appears to be heading for the Premier League exit door at the end of the season. An era is coming to an end at some of English football's major clubs, with a changing of the guard also about to take place at Manchester City and Chelsea.
With the round-of-16 first legs complete, Nick Ames picks the best Champions League XI.
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Goalkeeper - Kasper Schmeichel (Leicester City)
Leicester are somehow still alive and kicking in their tie against Sevilla, but it might have been a different story had Schmeichel not put in potentially one of his most important performances for the club. His penalty save from Joaquin Correa was added to with a string of other important stops -- and he was a...