Here is a look at the United player ratings from the local MEN paper following their 1-0 win over Leicester City on Thursday night- their third straight win of this campaign and one that condemned Brendan Rodgers’ Foxes to their worst league start since 1994.
Lisandro Martinez and centre back partner Raphael Varane the pick of the lot in these ratings while Anthony Elanga rated the lowest.
Chelsea will look to bounce back from their disappointing midweek loss to Southampton when they square off against London rivals West Ham United on Saturday afternoon. The Blues have invested more than 250 million pounds in new players in the just concluded summer transfer window and will be keen to send across a statement of intent to the rest of the league. Continue reading
Here is a look at the headlines from the Spanish press after Real Madrid’s 2-1 defeat at the Etihad to Manchester City, a result that saw them exit the Champions League again at the Round of 16 stage. Pep Guardiola’s side repeated their 2-1 triumph from February and progressed 4-2 on aggregate.
The AS newspaper went with the headline “Hundidos”
“Dos Regalos” (Two Gifts), said Marca, referring to Raphael Varane’s twin errors
“KO Real” was the headline from Mundo Deportivo
Here is a look at the pre-match betting odds for Chelsea vs Arsenal
Who are the favourites for the 2020 FA Cup final?
Judging by the odds, it’s Chelsea who are favourites. The Blues clearly have shorter odds than the Gunners (see pic below), indicating that Frank Lampard’s men are expected to lift the trophy at Wembley later today.
First row (blue)- odds on Chelsea winning the FA Cup
Third row (red)- odds on Arsenal winning the FA Cup