Fresh from Friday's premier League victory over Aston Villa, the gunners will now turn their attention to the Carabao Cup last 16, as they will battle with Leeds United, who held Wolverhampton Wanderers at home in the dying minutes on Saturday. Both teams sit successively in the league standing, and are separated by just a point after nine(9) games.
A wise coach once said in an interview that attack wins you games and defence wins you titles. The coach who made this statement was Sir Alex Ferguson, who ironically loves a high press attacking football. 20 years ago, football was all about looking for ways to get the win regardless of approach but these days, teams are trying to play what I refer to as 'sexy football', pleasing the eyes of spectators.
Chelsea is one of the biggest football clubs in the English Premier League. Chelsea have so many supporters all over the world. However, Chelsea have sold many youngsters over the past few years. For instance, Jose Mourinho sold many players when he was the manager of Chelsea.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has established himself as one of the most successful football coaches in the entire world. This is one of the reasons why he has been compared to former Man United boss Sir Alex Ferguson. Thomas Tuchel has already won two major trophies for Chelsea this year.
Unto the match against Leeds United in the round 16 of EFL Cup, Mikel Arteta will likely rotate his team, and as such, we may see him making 11 changes to the team who started the Aston Villa game last Friday. After the disappointing opening three fixtures, Mikel Arteta has been able to turn things around by winning six (6) games in his last eight (8) matches.
The Football weekend was back again with lots of interesting games played across the five major Leagues in Europe after watching the UEFA Champions League draws and UEFA award presentations during the week. However, this weekend presented us with very interesting records set after a long time with one of them breaking a 51-year-old record in a scintillating fashion.
Liverpool won Leeds United at Elland road as they got their third win of the season and leveled on points with Manchester United and Chelsea. It was a well deserved victory for Jurgen Klopp side after a brilliant display against Marcelo bielsa's side. Leeds United showed few attacking threats in the match but it wasn't good enough to get behind Liverpool's defense.
The transfer window closes by 11:59Pm on Tuesday. There could be some outgoings at United, before the window closes. The arrival of Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo has put some players playing time in uncertainty. Due to the squad depth Man United now possess, some players may be forced to leave, inorder to seek playing time.
The English Premier League has a reputation for being one of the world's most competitive top-flight domestic football leagues and is home to some of Europe's best coaches. In this article, I will be doing a ranking of the top five best coaches in the English top-flight domestic football league based on their club's performance in the EPL week-7 fixtures.
Newcastle United and Leeds United kick started Premier League Matchday five on Friday with a 1:1 draw at St James' Park. An early goal from Raphinha put Marcelo Bielsa's side ahead, as Saint-Maximin scored in the 44th minute to earn Newcastle a draw. Saturday's Fixtures:
Because they are under so much pressure, managers become more demanding of their players in order to succeed and maintain their jobs. However, while all managers must be demanding, some are more so than others because of their personal expectations. These managers are more tough to work with than the others, but with the amount of success they have brought to their respective teams, no one can fault them.
Daniel James is one of the best wingers in the premier league and the youngster has been performing extremely well for his club and country, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a lot of options in the attack, but he must try to keep the Welsh winger Daniel James. I will be looking forward to showing you the reasons why Manchester United should not sell him this summer.
Arsenal played exceptionally well against Wimbledon and their victory saw them qualify for the 4th round of the competition. They have done well in the league cup so far this season and there is a growing confidence amongst the fan base that they can go on to win it.
Leeds United and Liverpool face off in a Premier League match at Elland Road on Sunday, bringing together two of England's most popular clubs. After three games, the two sides are in wholly opposite positions, with Liverpool on seven points and unbeaten in fifth place, and Leeds on two points and winless in 15th place.
Liverpool won their third game of the season at Elland Road, bringing them level on points with Manchester United and Chelsea. Jurgen Klopp's squad deservedly won following a superb performance against Marcelo Bielsa's side. Leeds United made a few attacking threats during the game, but it wasn't enough to get past Liverpool's defense.
Leeds United manager, Marcelo Bielsa has reacted to yesterday's embarrassing defeat to Manchester United at Old Trafford as they were smashed 5-1 which left them at the bottom place of the table. photo credit: Getty Images Bruno Fernandes put Man United in front with a goal in the first half before Luke Ayling equalized four minutes into the second half.
Manchester United is heading into their second Premier League game against Ralph Hasenhuttl's Southampton. The match will be held at Saint Mary's stadium on Sunday, August 22. Recall, Manchester United had a 5-1 win over Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United. Manchester United's players were active in the match as they dominated the ball possession which saw 3 of their players, Bruno Fernandes (hatrick), Mason Greenwood, and Fred to find the back of the net, despite a Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United's player, Ayling also found the back of the net as well.
Manchester United are currently on top of the Premier League table following their 5-1 victory against Leeds United on match day one. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer side dominated Marcelo Bielsa side in the game. Bruno Fernandes scored his first hat-trick for Manchester United while Mason Greenwood and Fred were also on the score sheet.
Leeds United have done a brilliant set of transfer business this summer. They have already completed seven signings this summer. The latest signing was Leo Hjelde from Celtic just a few days back. However, the Whites are nearing completing another brilliant transfer. According to a report from The Guardian, Leeds United are already in talks with Manchester United for a deal regarding Daniel James.
Newcastle United vs Leeds United There is just a single fitness concern for the Newcastle United manager Steve Bruce to contend with due to a largely intact set of players. Martin Dubravka (Foot Injury) is out of contention. Team News: Leeds United Thanks to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, the Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.