James Maddison’s World Cup hopes: Brendan Rodgers and Gary Neville back England call for Leicester playmaker | Football News

James Maddison was the star of the show, scoring two goals and setting up another as Leicester thrashed Nottingham Forest 4-0 at the King Power Stadium. The performance helped his side off bottom and put his World Cup chances back to the top of the agenda. Maddison has now scored nine goals in his last … Read more

Liverpool FC — Jürgen Klopp on form, defending, Rangers analysis, Nunez and more

It’s good. Of course he is still adapting, how players always adapt. New players come in and everybody talks about them and wants them to shine immediately. That happens from time to time, and sometimes not. Only yesterday we had a long talk with Pep Lijnders – because my Spanish or Portuguese is still not … Read more

Man Utd stars’ furious half-time rants rocked Etihad as City staff hear inquest led by raging Fernandes and Martinez

A FURIOUS half-time rant from Bruno Fernandes and Lisandro Martinez at the Manchester derby was so loud it could be heard down the corridor. With United trailing 4-0, skipper Fernandes and centre-back Martinez raged at their team-mates that they lacked belief. 3 Bruno Fernandes led a half-time inquest at the Etihad after getting demolished by … Read more

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp pleads for patience over faltering Darwin Nunez

Jurgen Klopp pleads for patience over faltering Darwin Nunez, as he admits the £85m summer signing is ‘still adapting’ to Liverpool – but insists the Uruguayan ‘isn’t worrying’ about his slow start after holding a lengthy meeting with him Darwin Nunez has struggled since his high-profile move from Benfica in summer Jurgen Klopp defended the … Read more

Rafael Benitez in frame to replace Steve Cooper as Nottingham Forest manager – Paper Talk | Transfer Centre News

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Tuesday’s newspapers… THE TELEGRAPH Former Liverpool and Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez is in the frame for the top job at Nottingham Forest as East Midlands derby defeat pushes Steve Cooper to the brink. THE TIMES Arsenal have stepped up efforts to tie down William Saliba to a … Read more

Maddison eases Leicester to win to deepen Nottingham Forest’s woes | Premier League

Just as the conversation around James Maddison’s continued England exclusion was beginning to grow tiresome, he turned in an irresistible display as Leicester City routed rivals Nottingham Forest to move off the bottom of the table and pile the pressure on Steve Cooper, who conceded his team are still adapting to the harshest of surroundings. … Read more

Jürgen Klopp reassures Darwin Núñez after tough start to his Liverpool career | Liverpool

Jürgen Klopp has held talks with Darwin Núñez over the striker’s difficult start at Liverpool and assured the Uruguay international his adaptation has been hindered by the team’s inconsistent form. Núñez has started twice since signing from Benfica this summer for an initial £64m rising to a potential club‑record £85m. He scored in his first … Read more

Leicester 4-0 Nottingham Forest: Magnificent James Maddison leads Foxes to first win of the season

James Maddison breathed life into Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester reign with a display that may hasten the end of Steve Cooper’s tenure at Nottingham Forest. Maddison scored twice, had a hand in the others and teased Forest all night with his guile and vision. Somehow, Gareth Southgate continues to ignore him, despite England’s problems of creativity. … Read more

Leicester City 4-0 Nottingham Forest: Premier League – live reaction | Premier League

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature That’s it for tonight’s blog. Thanks for your company and emails – goodnight. Brendan Rodgers’ verdict It’s been too long, to be honest [their first victory]. We were excellent tonight – the intensity, the pressing. It’s a great night for the … Read more