Football Headlines Updates 07.Mar.2019

Manchester City: Alleged financial fair play violations investigated
Manchester City are being investigated by Uefa for alleged financial fair play (FFP) violations. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Chelsea beat Dynamo Kiev 3-0 in Europa League last-16 first leg
Callum Hudson-Odoi scores his third Europa League goal of the season as Chelsea beat Dynamo Kiev in their last-16 first leg. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Rennes 3-1 Arsenal: Ten-man Gunners slip to Europa League defeat
Ten-man Arsenal suffer their first away defeat by a French club in European competition in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 tie at Rennes. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Lionel Messi returns to Argentina squad for first time since World Cup
Barcelona striker Lionel Messi is named in the Argentina squad for the first time since the 2018 World Cup. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss ‘sad’ over ‘unfair’ touchline ban
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says he is in “shock” after being given an “unfair” two-match touchline ban by the FA. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Lawro’s Premier League predictions v Tom Kerridge and ‘The Beast’ aka Wycombe striker Adebayo Akinfenwa
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on chef Tom Kerridge and ‘The Beast’ – aka Wycombe striker Adebayo Akinfenwa – to predict this weekend’s Premier League fixtures. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Blackpool: Boycotting supporters set for emotional return after Oyston exit
As Blackpool fans prepare to return to Bloomfield Road after a four-year boycott, what lessons can be learned? – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Roma sack Eusebio di Francesco after Porto and Lazio defeats
Roma sack head coach Eusebio di Francesco following Champions League last-16 defeat by Porto on Wednesday. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Liverpool: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to make comeback on Friday
Liverpool’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will return to action for the under-23s on Friday after almost a year out with injury. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid forward to be fit for Wales Euro 2020 qualifier
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale is expected to return from an ankle injury in time for Wales’ first Euro 2020 qualifier. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Marouane Fellaini retires from international football after 12 years with Belgium
Marouane Fellaini announces his international retirement after 12 years and 87 caps with Belgium. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Trent Alexander-Arnold: Liverpool defender on title race and ‘becoming a legend’
Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold says there is “no nervous tension” from his team in the Premier League title race, just an “eagerness” to succeed – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Man City fan ‘awake and out of coma’ following assault after Schalke game
The Manchester City fan assaulted following their Champions League win over Schalke is now “awake” and could return home within 7-10 days. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

PSG v Man Utd: The handball rule – what is the latest, and do you agree?
From 1 June, the handball rule is changing. So what’s the latest and do you agree? – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Man Utd players past and present celebrate stunning Champions League win in Paris
How does it feel? Man Utd players react to their Champions League comeback – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Sterling, Dele Alli and The Ox: The photographer behind-the-scenes with football’s biggest names
Matt Gordon travels around the world capturing iconic moments for some of football’s biggest names, getting exclusive access into their lives away from the pitch. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Manchester United beat PSG: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his side can win Champions League
Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says they “fancy themselves” to “go all the way” in the Champions League, after knocking out PSG. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Match of the Day Mix: Dele Alli on the soundtrack to his life
Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli reveals the soundtrack of his life, including his secret love for One Direction and his cringey initiation moments in Match of the Day Mix. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Paris St-Germain 1-3 Manchester United: Defeat horrible and cruel for PSG – Thomas Tuchel
Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel says his side did not deserve to go out of the Champions League, after losing on away goals to Manchester United. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

SheBelieves Cup: Japan 0-3 England – highlights
Watch highlights as England beat Japan 3-0 to win the SheBelieves Cup for the first time thanks to goals from Lucy Staniforth, Karen Carney and Beth Mead. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Paris St-Germain: Football club or fashion brand?
BBC Sport visits Paris to find out why PSG are the club of choice for celebrities and fashionistas, and whether success off the pitch can be matched by results in Europe. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Guatemalan footballer celebrates goal by changing scoreboard
Luis Acuna celebrates a goal by climbing a ladder up to the scoreboard before manually updating the score, after scoring the winning goal in a Guatemalan second division match. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

SheBelieves Cup: Beth Mead scores England’s third against Japan after ‘pass of the tournament’
England score their third goal against Japan after Keira Walsh sends the “pass of the tournament” from her own half to set up Beth Mead in the SheBelieves Cup. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Celebrations, kits & nicknames – Spider-Man creator Stan Lee’s football influence
Goal celebrations, kits and footballer nicknames – superhero creator Stan Lee’s work had a big impact on the world of sport. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

10 out of 10? Test your Joe Cole knowledge
Test your knowledge on former England and Chelsea midfielder Joe Cole, who has announced his retirement. – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Quiz: Can you name the 15 Americans to play most in the Premier League?
With England playing USA on Thursday, can you name the 15 Americans to play 50 times or more in the Premier League? – Source: BBC Sport – Football

Chelsea 3 Dynamo Kiev 0: Sarri’s side in driving seat
;” title=”Chelsea’s Pedro celebrates against Dynamo Kiev” /><p style=”float:left;”>Chelsea strolled to a third consecutive win in all competitions as they brushed aside a poor Dynamo Kiev outfit at Stamford Bridge. – Source:

‘Arsenal could not control Rennes with 10 men’ – Emery rues Sokratis red card
The Gunners manager felt the defender’s red card proved to be the side’s undoing in a 3-1 loss to the Ligue 1 club Thursday – Source:

Hudson-Odoi has not proven anything yet – Hoddle
The former England manager believes that the Blues’ 18-year-old winger has to be given the chance to prove himself at the top level – Source:

Mourinho closing in on Real Madrid interim manager’s role as sack looms for Solari
The former Manchester United manager is set to take on the managerial role for the Spanish giants until the end of the season – Source:

‘We’d be better with Mertesacker!’ – Arsenal fans slam disastrous defensive display at Rennes
The Gunners were beaten in France for the first time ever after Sokratis’ sending-off in the first half – Source:

Rennes 3 Arsenal 1: Sarr leaves Gunners on the brink after Sokratis red card
0px 10px;” title=”Arsenal defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos is sent off” /><p style=”float:left;”>Ismaila Sarr scored in the 89th minute to seal a 3-1 win for Rennes over 10-man Arsenal, who are in danger of Europa League elimination. – Source:

Eintracht Frankfurt 0 Inter 0: Trapp penalty save preserves parity
10px 10px;” title=”Eintracht Frankfurt celebrate Kevin Trapp’s penalty save” /><p style=”float:left;”>Eintracht Frankfurt and Inter cancelled one another out in Germany after Kevin Trapp’s penalty save from Marcelo Brozovic. – Source:

LIVE: Chelsea vs Dynamo Kiev
The Blues return to Europa League action as they host the Ukranian giants in the last 16 – follow all the action LIVE! – Source:

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