Liverpool vs Porto: Xherdan Shaqiri suffers injury setback to drop out of Switzerland squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

Xherdan Shaqiri has been ruled out of Switzerland‘s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Georgia and Denmark due to a groin injury. The Swiss forward will return to Liverpool for treatment but could  now miss out a crucial phase of the Reds’ season.  Tottenham are next up at Anfield, with the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final against Porto at […]

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Wolves vs Manchester United player ratings: Raul Jimenez and Diogo Jota fire hosts to FA Cup win

Wolverhampton Wanderers booked their place in the semi-finals of the FA Cup after beating Manchester United 2-1 at Molineux on Saturday night. It was Raul Jimenez’s close-range strike which opened the scoring, the Mexican hitting home from inside the box on 70 minutes, before Diogo Jota added a second six minutes later. Up until then it had been a game low […]

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Wolves vs Manchester United: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told players ‘truth’ after dismal FA Cup defeat

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told his Manchester United players the unvarnished “truth” after the poorest performance of his reign so far performance at Wolverhampton Wanderers. United were knocked out of the FA Cup at the quarter-final stage at Molineux, going down to a 2-1 defeat following goals from Raul Jimenez and Diogo Jota. Marcus Rashford’s stoppage-time […]

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Wolves vs Manchester United, FA Cup LIVE online: Stream, score, goals and latest updates from the quarter-finals

Wolves vs Manchester United, FA Cup LIVE online: Stream, score, goals and latest updates from the quarter-finals | The Independent LiveUpdated Saturday 16 March 2019 19:37 Manchester United take on Wolves in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup as they continue to push for silverware this season. United last lifted the Cup in 2016 but given their […]

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Swansea vs Man City, FA Cup LIVE online: Stream, score, goals and latest updates from quarter-finals

Swansea vs Man City, FA Cup LIVE online: Stream, score, goals and latest updates from quarter-finals | The Independent LiveUpdated Saturday 16 March 2019 18:00 Manchester City take on Championship side Swansea in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup as they continue to eye an historic quadruple. With the League Cup already ticked off, City have three […]

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Watford vs Crystal Palace, FA Cup LIVE online: Prediction, kick-off time, stream, score, goals and latest updates

Watford vs Crystal Palace Team news Watford make eight changes to the side that lost to Manchester City last weekend. Kiko Femenia, Abdoulaye Doucoure and Etienne Capoue are only players to retain their starting places. Roberto Pereyra, Gerard Deulofeu, Will Hughes and skipper Troy Deeney all return to bolster the front line. Roy Hodgson makes three changes to the […]

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Champions League draw LIVE online: Liverpool, Manchester United, Man City, Tottenham learn their quarter-final fate

Good morning and welcome to The Independent‘s live coverage of the Champions League quarter-final draw.   Liverpool became the fourth Premier League side to make it into the hat for the quarter-finals after seeing off Bayern Munich on Wednesday evening.   They join Manchester City, who routed Schalke, Tottenham, who proved too strong for Borussia Dortmund, and of […]

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Robert Lewandowski criticises Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac’s tactics after defeat vs Liverpool in Champions League

Robert Lewandowski has criticised Bayern Munich boss Niko Kovac’s tactics after being eliminated from the Champions League by Liverpool at the last 16 stage.    The Poland international failed to score in either leg, which extends his run of knock-out games in the competition without a goal to seven.  But Lewandowski believes the German giants should […]

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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool win over Bayern Munich shows we are back on the big stage

Liverpool showed they are back as one of European football’s powerhouses after dispatching Bayern Munich 3-1 in the German champions’ back yard on Wednesday, manager Juergen Klopp said. Liverpool, five-times European champions and last season’s Champions League runners-up, eased past the Bavarians and into the quarter-finals with two goals from Sadio Mane and one from […]

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