Benjamin Mendy dials back on phone use at Pep Guardiola’s urging | Football | The Guardian
The Manchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy had been urged to cut social media use by Pep Guardiola.
Wayne Rooney thrust into unfamiliar role in MLS: an out-and-out goalscorer | Football | The Guardian
The former England captain has had a successful start to his career with DC United.
Loris Karius nears two-year loan move to Besiktas from Liverpool | Football | The Guardian
The out-of-favour goalkeeper Loris Karius is close to agreeing a spell in Turkey.
Vic Akers: the most decorated kitman in history
There were few like Vic Akers belonging to football's past and, without a great deal of fortune, there may never be another quite like him in its future.
How long can Manchester United be allowed to drift under José Mourinho? | Jamie Jackson | Football | The Guardian
Everyone outside the red half of Manchester says "as long as he wants".
James Milner and Sadio Mané give Liverpool win at 10-man Crystal Palace | Football | The Guardian
James Milner and Sadio Mané were on target to give Liverpool a 2-0 victory at 10-man Crystal Palace.
Claudio Bravo: Man City goalkeeper ruptures Achilles tendon - BBC Sport
Manchester City's Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo suffers a ruptured Achilles tendon in training on Monday.
Mario Balotelli: Italian striker staying at Nice for 2018-19 season - BBC Sport
Former Manchester City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will remain with Nice for the season, having looked set to leave.
Serie A: Lazio hardcore fans call for women ban in some seats - BBC News
It’s 2018. Maybe don’t be a troglodyte.
Gus Poyet suspended by Bordeaux after he called owners ‘a disgrace’ | Football | The Guardian
Gus Poyet’s suspension by Bordeaux was followed by his players refusing to train in protest.
Tony Adams: ‘I put down alcohol. But I couldn’t put down fish and chips’ | Football | The Guardian
The ex-Arsenal captain on football’s drinking culture, the joy of Hobnobs – and why food is his last weakness.