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Jankovic disappointed with Fulham stalemate

Jankovic disappointed with Fulham stalemate

Slavisa Jokanovic has described Fulham’s 2-2 draw with Brighton as a case of “mixed feelings” after his team gave up a two-goal lead. Goals from Andre Schurrle and Aleksandar Mitrovic gave the Cottagers a two-goal lead, only for the advantage to be wiped out by a Glenn Murray brace to level the scores. Jokanovic was happy to get Fulham’s first away point in the Premier League, but he was disappointed that they didn’t win the game. “We have mixed opinion about the game. We must be disappointed after playing professionally for one hour, offering a really solid performance at 2-0 up.” Jokanovic Sky Sports. …

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The Reds are not the finished article yet- Klopp

The Reds are not the finished article yet- Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes they are still a long way from being the finished article, despite being top of the league with a 100 percent record. The Reds are currently top of the league after three matches, scoring seven goals all with a clean slate, but Jurgen Klopp believes there is still room for improvement if they want to lift the Premier League, and reasonably so. “Nine points after three games, I never heard anything negative about that,” Klopp said. “We didn’t concede a goal, nothing negative about that,” Klopp told Sky Sports. “If you watched the games – …

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Pogba urges teammates to step up against Spurs

Pogba urges teammates to step up against Spurs

Paul Pogba has called on his team-mates to step up their game against Tottenham Hotspur after the recent loss to Brighton on Sunday. The Red Devils produced an awful performance at the Amex Stadium that resulted in them conceding three first-half goals. Romelu Lukaku’s first-half goal couldn’t spur any comeback as Mourinho’s men continued with the lackluster display in the second period of the game. Pogba’s injury-time penalty gave the scoreline a slight bit of gloss it didn’t deserve – and the manner of the 3-2 defeat had alarm bells ringing as to where the club is under Mourinho’s abrasive management …

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Gary Neville believes United are not ready for the title

Gary Neville believes United are not ready for the title

Former Manchester United skipper Gary Neville has revealed that a Premier League title challenge looks “unlikely” following Sunday’s 3-2 defeat to Brighton & Hove Albion. The Red Devils finished 19 points adrift of champions Manchester City last season and last recorded their best Premier League finish under Sir Alex Ferguson. However, The “noisy neighbours” have once again started the new season on a good note, whereas rivals United fell to a shock loss at the Amex Stadium in just their second game. And Neville believes that his former club will once again have to target a top-four finish first and foremost. “It …

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Brighton upset Mourinho’s United

Brighton upset Mourinho’s United

Jose Mourinho’s third season syndrome may be in full swing after Manchester United lost 3-2 to Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex stadium. Brighton raced to the lead thanks to two first-half goals in as many minutes from Glenn Murray and Shane Duffy. The game began in a comfortable fashion for United, with Fred and Paul Pogba getting lots of possession in midfield areas, without failing to threaten Mat Ryan in the Brighton goal. However, Romelu Lukaku pulled one goal back to give the Red Devils a glimmer of hope but Chris Hughton’s men had other ideas. The Seagulls wrapped up the …

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Carabao Cup draw: Saints to face Brighton

Carabao Cup draw: Saints to face Brighton

Southampton will square up against Brighton in the only all-Premier League affair of the second round of the Carabao Cup There are 13 top-flight clubs not involved in any European competitions, all involved at this stage of the competition but produced only one Premier League matchup. Four-time winners Nottingham Forest will face the Magpies at St James’ Park. West Ham will have to see off  AFC Wimbledon in a London derby if they want to progress to the next stage. There are also tricky away ties for Palace and Huddersfield as they face recently relegated clubs Swansea and Stoke City, respectively. Carabao Cup Southern Section second-round …

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Jay Rodriguez charged by FA over alleged racial abuse of Brighton’s Gaetan Bong

Jay Rodriguez charged by FA over alleged racial abuse of Brighton’s Gaetan Bong

West Bromwich striker Jay Rodriguez charged for alleged racial abuse of Gaetan Bong during game vs Brighton on January 13. 28-year-old charged for abusive and insulting words included a reference to ethnic origin/color or race. Remind, during the incident, Rodriguez and Bong were bumping each other and arguing. Than West Bromwich player held his nose and made a gesture as if Bong smells. Gaetan immediately reported about the behavior to referee Martin Atkinson. He told that Rodriguez said, “You are black and you stink”. “I blocked Rodriguez, which upset him. After he had some racist comments about me”, added Brighton …

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