Real Madrid and Chelsea are currently negotiating a loan transfer of Eden Hazard. If this deal materializes, the Haaland signing would be much closer to being completed.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that injured players Diogo Jota and Roberto Firmino will both miss the Wednesday night clash against Leeds United.
➪ Daily Mirror
Kylian Mbappé would wear the number 7 at Real Madrid if Eden Hazard to Chelsea is completed.
The Liverpool scout who discovered Trent Alexander-Arnold (Ian Barrigan), has left Anfield after 24 years to join the agency representing the England full-back.
➪ The Telegraph
🗣 Boris Johnson on the Champions League final in Saint Petersburg: “There is no chance in holding football tournaments in a Russia that invades sovereign countries.”
Kylian Mbappé’s lawyer has advised his client to join Real Madrid:
“If you want to make history in Madrid, you have to go there.”
His lawyer is convinced that the impact on Mbappé’s brand will be greater at Real than at PSG.
Arsenal set to miss out on £12m with Roma ‘ready to reject permanent Ainsley Maitland-Niles transfer.
➪ The Sun
Javier Tebas (LaLiga president): “I prefer Haaland at Barcelona and Mbappé at Madrid.”
Ralf Rangnick says the tensions between Russia and Ukraine is more important to resolve than the venue for the UCL final which is set to be held in Saint Petersburg.
🗣 “We all hope, that things will de-escalate. This is more important than a Champions League game.”
➪ Sky Sports
Paulo Dybala is willing to sign for Barcelona for free in the summer, although it is not his first choice and Barça have other priorities.
Manchester United fined £20,000 for a breach of FA Rule E.20 that took place against Brighton on 15 February.
Manchester United admitted failing to ensure that its players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion during the 53rd minute and have accepted the standard penalty.
Kylian Mbappé to Real Madrid will be OFFICIAL once the season ends. 🔜
➪ GOAL Sports
Joe Cole thinks Eden Hazard could have been the best player in the world if he had Cristiano Ronaldo’s mentality 👀
Jose Mourinho has been banned for two Serie A games 😬
The Roma boss was sent off, argued with the referee and then kicked a ball away in the game against Hellas Verona.
➪ GOAL Sports
Timo Werner in the #UCL this season:
4 shots on target
2 chances created
Chelsea’s top scorer in the competition despite only playing 152 minutes. 👀
FULL-TIME #UCL SCORES
Chelsea 2-0 Lille
Villarreal 1-1 Juventus
Édouard Mendy’s record in the #UCL knockout stages:
▪️ 8 games
▪️ 6 wins
▪️ 6 clean sheets
▪️ 2 goals conceded
It’s too easy for him. 🧱
Edouard Mendy has recorded 14 clean sheets in 18 #UCL games.
Chelsea are now unbeaten in their last 16 games at Stamford Bridge across all competitions.
Chelsea’s Champions League home record under Thomas Tuchel…
• Games: 7
• Wins: 6
• Clean sheets: 6
• Scored: 15
• Conceded: 1