LIVE Football News: All The Biggest Stories Across Wednesday

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09:14, 06 Oct 2021
Last Updated: 17:24, 06 Oct 2021

Welcome back to The Sportsman's live football blog! We're expecting another busy day in the beautiful game including more of the Women's Champions League which sees Chelsea take on Wolfsburg.

We'll keep you up to date on everything from the Premier League to the Football League and everything in between - stick with us throughout the day! 

Updates
2 weeks ago
Real Madrid don't need Mbappe - Capello

Former England manager Fabio Capello insists that Spanish giants Real Madrid do not need to sign their priority target Kylian Mbappe.

Real Madrid do NOT need to sign Kylian Mbappe insists Fabio Capello
Real Madrid do NOT need to sign Kylian Mbappe insists Fabio Capello
2 weeks ago
Rashford celebrates first goal with Henderson
2 weeks ago
Rashford's return will be huge boost for Man Unite

Marcus Rashford is getting closer and closer to returning to match action with Manchester United. The attacker has not made a single appearance this campaign having received shoulder surgery in the summer. Read why The Sportsman feel he will play a key role for the Red Devils when he returns.

 

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2 weeks ago
Ferdinand says Van de Beek is 'too nice'

Former Manchester United defender has said that Donny van de Beek's biggest problem at the club is that he is 'too nice'.

Rio Ferdinand reveals Van de Beek's 'problem' is that he is 'too nice'
Rio Ferdinand reveals Van de Beek's 'problem' is that he is 'too nice'
2 weeks ago
Mbappe's France earnings have gone to charity

French international Kylian Mbappe has donated all of his earnings with the national team to charity since his debut in 2017. The reported sum is around €1.5million.

2 weeks ago
Quique Sanchez Flores back at Getafe

Former two-time Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores has returned to Spanish club Getafe for the third time in his career. 

Quique Sanchez Flores takes charge of Getafe for the third time
Quique Sanchez Flores takes charge of Getafe for the third time
2 weeks ago
Newcastle United takeover set to go through
2 weeks ago
Tomori loving life at AC Milan
2 weeks ago
Derby owe MSD Holdings £15million

It has been revealed that Derby County owe US investment group MSD Holdings £15million after going into administration last month.

2 weeks ago
65 years since Charlton's Man United debut

65 years ago today, the great Sir Bobby Charlton made his Manchester United debut. Read this excellent piece on the footballing legend here.

2 weeks ago
PSG trio must learn to play together

PSG attacker Kylian Mbappe has said that he, Lionel Messi and Neymar must learn to play together to succeed at the club.

Kylian Mbappe says he, Messi and Neymar must learn to play together
Kylian Mbappe says he, Messi and Neymar must learn to play together
2 weeks ago
Barcelona lose €481million

Struggling Barcelona have posted their accounts for the 2020-21 season and have reported losses of €481million.

2 weeks ago
Venezuela women accuse former coach of abuse
2 weeks ago
Salah demanding £380k a week Liverpool contract

Liverpool's star player Mohamed Salah is demanding a wage of £380k per week, which would see him become the club's highest earner, before signing a new contract.

Mo Salah 'demanding up to £380k-a-week to sign new Liverpool contract'
Mo Salah 'demanding up to £380k-a-week to sign new Liverpool contract'
2 weeks ago
Inter open talks with Barella over new contract

Inter Milan have opened talks with midfielder Nicolo Barella regarding a new long-term contract. His current deal is set to expire in 2024.

3 weeks ago
Dean Henderson on Marcus Rashford
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3 weeks ago
20 years since THAT Beckham free-kick

You've read that correctly, it has been 20 years since David Beckham scored that famous free-kick against Greece to send England to the World Cup finals in 2002. Read Joey Mills' personal take on that memorable moment that he was present for.

3 weeks ago
Callum Robinson has opted against the Covid jab

West Bromwich Albion attacker and Republic of Ireland international Callum Robinson has admitted he has not been vaccinated against Covid-19, although having contracted the virus twice.

3 weeks ago
Iniesta was a magician with the ball
3 weeks ago
Koeman suspicious of Pique

Under pressure Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has grown suspicious of defender Gerard Pique's close relationship with club President Joan Laporta.

Koeman 'is suspicious of Pique's close relationship with Laporta'
Koeman 'is suspicious of Pique's close relationship with Laporta'
3 weeks ago
The Andros Townsend Renaissance

Everton winger Andros Townsend has enjoyed a bright start to his career on Merseyside and he has definitely been proving his doubters wrong. Check out The Sportsman's piece on the in-form star here.

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3 weeks ago
A look back on Ashley Cole

The Sportsman have taken a trip down memory lane to recall the greatness of Ashley Cole. Check it out here.

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3 weeks ago
Brazilian footballer charged with attempted murder

A Brazilian footballer in the second division has been charged with attempted murder after kicking a referee in the head, knocking him unconscious.

3 weeks ago
Mourinho wants Zakaria

Roma boss Jose Mourinho wants to sign Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria as a free agent in June 2022.

3 weeks ago
Ashley Cole: Greatest Premier League Left-Back

The Sportsman have chosen Ashley Cole to be the greatest left-back of the Premier League era. Read on his selection here.

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3 weeks ago
PSG tell Real Madrid to stop 'disrespectful' Mbapp

French club Paris Saint-Germain have told Real Madrid to stop their 'disrespectful pursuit of their wantaway star Kylian Mbappe.

PSG tell Real Madrid to stop 'disrespectful' Mbappe talk despite ace wanting out
PSG tell Real Madrid to stop 'disrespectful' Mbappe talk despite ace wanting out
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