Liverpool narrowly avoided major transfer blunder as ex-target set to leave Premier League

Kalvin Phillips struggled on loan at West Ham (Image: Getty) Liverpool will be counting their blessings after seeing how Kalvin Phillips’ career has panned out over the past 12 months. The midfielder was heavily linked with a move to Anfield last summer but ultimately alternative targets were favoured. Jurgen Klopp orchestrated a major rebuild of … Read more

Pep Guardiola gave Bayern Munich helping hand as club chief drops intriguing admission

Pep Guardiola helped Bayern Munich appoint Vincent Kompany (Image: Getty) Pep Guardiola helped former club Bayern Munich appoint Manchester City icon Vincent Kompany, the German club’s chairman has revealed. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says that a deal for current Burnley boss Kompany is close to being completed and that Guardiola gave a glowing reference of his ex-City … Read more

Man City board won't even consider boss Pep Guardiola once called 'world's best'

Pep Guardiola repeatedly hailed the impact of Antonio Conte (Image: AFP/Getty Images) Antonio Conte won’t be in the running to replace Pep Guardiola next year. That’s despite the Manchester City boss having once hailed him as one of the world’s best managers. The suggestion Guardiola is set to depart the Etihad when his City contract expires at the end … Read more