Previous
Burton Albion
Liverpool
0
5
FT
Game Details
Chelsea
Bristol Rovers
3
2
FT
Game Details
Everton
Yeovil Town
4
0
FT
Game Details
AS Roma
FC Porto
0
3
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 4
Game Details
AS Monaco
Villarreal
1
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 1
Game Details
Hapoel Be'er Sheva
Celtic
2
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 4 - 5
Game Details
Vancouver Whitecaps
Sporting Kansas City
3
0
FT
Game Details
Next

When is the Europa League draw?

Europa League
Read

When is the Champions League draw?

Champions League
Read

LIVE: Tottenham could be done with Son

Transfer Talk
Read

EFL Cup third round draw

EFL Cup
Read

Trending: Batshuayi brace for Chelsea

Latest
Read

Aubameyang plans smooth Dortmund exit

Transfers
Read

Pires hits out at 'incompetent' Domenech

Former France international Robert Pires has rubbished ex-coach Raymond Domenech, describing him as "incompetent" and with "an oversized ego".

Pires, 39, hit out as extracts from Domenech's forthcoming book, All Alone, were published and revealed his growing frustration with international players during his six years in charge.

Former Arsenal player Pires told Le Parisien: "At first I did not want to respond, but it all makes me laugh.

"Raymond Domenech is incompetent, sour, has an oversized ego and should not interest anyone. He is and always has been a bad coach, and criticism from him does not affect me."

He said the opinions voiced in Domenech's book were "pure resentment", adding: "He had incredible generations of players and never won anything. Since 2004, I have said he was totally incompetent, and I was right."

In extracts published on Monday, Domenech revealed what was really said between himself and Nicolas Anelka during their infamous dressing room bust-up at the 2010 World Cup.

He wrote that the words: "F*** off, son of a bitch," reported to have been used by Anelka, were not what was said and that he had said: "F*** off, look after your s***** team alone."

"I was less shocked by the insult than by the fact he used it towards me," Domenech wrote, AFP reported. "It broke a barrier of positions, ages, hierarchy.... Anelka had killed the squad."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.