Scott McTominay eager to make his mark at Manchester United

Scott McTominay wants to repay Manchester United’s faith and patience by making a first-team impact like fellow late developers Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard. Having just turned five when he caught United’s…

Manuel Neuer out until 2018 with broken foot

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has been ruled out until 2018 after he sustained a broken foot in training on Monday. The injury is a recurrence of the hairline fracture to a…

Rio Ferdinand yet to apply for boxing licence

Rio Ferdinand has yet to apply to the British Boxing Board of Control for a boxer’s licence. The former England captain is to train with former WBC super-middleweight champion Richie Woodhall for…

Dele Alli to feature for Tottenham against Barnsley

Mauricio Pochettino wants to help Dele Alli by starting him against Barnsley in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday but has called for patience with the Tottenham midfielder. Alli has endured a turbulent…

Dani Carvajal signs contract extension at Real Madrid

Dani Carvajal has signed a contract extension tying him to Real Madrid until June 30, 2022. The Spain full-back has helped Real win 11 trophies – including LaLiga last season and the…

Football rumours from the media – 18th September, 2017

What the papers say Kevin De Bruyne’s £6million-a-year wages could almost double as Manchester City prepare to start contract talks with the 26-year-old, the Daily Telegraph says. With other clubs likely eyeing the…

Wayne Rooney due in court to face drink-drive charge

Former England footballer Wayne Rooney is due to appear in court charged with drink driving. The Everton striker, 31, will appear at Stockport Magistrates’ Court on Monday morning to face the charge.…