It was Liverpool manager Bill Shankly who claimed that "form is temporary and class is permanent," but it is a statement that could have been dreamed up by Jurgen Klopp to describe Mohamed Salah.
The Liverpool forward has not had a bad season at Anfield by any means, but he was so exceptionally good during his first campaign at the club, in 2017-18, that he was always going to be measured to an impossible standard this time around. That has proven to be the case. Nobody has been talking up Salah's...
WOLVERHAMPTON, England -- Three points from the Molineux Stadium on Wolves' 2-1 win over Chelsea in the Premier League.
1. Chelsea collapse after half-time
As his side collapsed in a mad four second-half minutes, Maurizio Sarri bowed his head and crossed his arms, as if silently wondering what has become of the team that went deep into November before losing a Premier League game.
In truth, Sarri has been warning about this for a while, like those scientists who have been telling everybody...
Mourinho has warned repeatedly this could be a "difficult" season, most recently at a news conference on Friday. That came after three straight wins for the first time since April, but Mourinho will feel that at the moment, nothing is straightforward.