Manchester United players turn against Jose Mourinho — and believe he is now CERTAIN to go

Jose Mourinho has lost a growing number of Manchester United players who feel he is finished at Old Trafford. They have lost faith in manager Mourinho and believe his departure from the Red Devils’ hotseat is now inevitable. A source close to the dressing room told MirrorSport some of the players have been left hurt by his repeated criticism of individual players, and believe he has undermined team spirit and confidence. They now feel inhibited because the manager has created such a negative atmosphere. Mourinho has clashed several times with Paul Pogba,…

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The fastest man in SPACE?

The fastest man in SPACE? Usain Bolt races against astronauts to see if his title holds up in zero-gravity.   He’s established his title as the ‘fastest man on Earth’ – but is Usain Bolt the fastest man in space ? To find out, Bolt flew into space on board the Airbus Zero-G aircraft on Wednesday, as part of a promotion by Champagne producer Mumm. While flying over France, Bolt took place in a zero-gravity race, against French astronaut Jean-Francois Clergy. Surprisingly, the start of the race was fairly close, with the two racers…

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Emery insists Arsenal players must speak English in dressing room

Unai Emery insists Arsenal players must speak English in dressing room – even though he’s struggling with language New Gunners boss Emery is refusing to use an interpreter to help him communicate after setting himself an ambitious target of being fluent by Christmas. The Spaniard does have an interpreter at press conferences in case he gets stuck and a full-time English teacher with him at the training ground, but wants to speak English to the British media out of respect and his own determination to learn quickly. Emery will talk…

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Ten-year ban for 7 referees, 14 others- CAF

The Confederation of African Football has placed seven Ghanaian referees on a 10-year ban from all CAF relaed football activities, while one bagged a lifetime ban. The referees were mentioned in the Anas Aremeyaw Anas documentary on corruption in Ghana and West Africa. CAF’s sanctions were determined at a meeting of its Disciplinary Board on August 5. According to the statement from the meeting, the banned referees include; Mr. David Laryea, Assistant Referee (Ghana): life ban from all CAF related football activities; 2. Mr. Lathbridge Reginald, Referee (Ghana): 10 years ban from all…

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Kepa to join Chelsea as replacement for Courtois

Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga is set to join Chelsea for 80 million euros (£71.6 million, $92.7 million), according to Spanish media reports on Tuesday. The 23-year-old, who has been capped once by Spain, would be the most expensive goalkeeper in history and the replacement for Belgian Thibaut Courtois, who is expected to leave Stamford Bridge for Real Madrid. Sports daily Marca reported that Chelsea would meet the 80-million-euro release clause in Kepa’s contract, beating the record transfer fee of 75 million euros which Liverpool paid Roma for Brazilian Alisson…

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