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Europa League draw IN FULL: Who Man Utd, Rangers and Wolves will play in last 16

Manchester United, Wolves and Rangers are through to the last 16 after progressing on Thursday night. United cruised past Club Brugge after a 5-0 hammering at Old Trafford saw the Belgians defeated 6-1 on aggregate. Wolves had already done the hard work in their first-leg against Espanyol, beating the Spanish side 4-0 at Molineux. They followed up that thumping victory with a 3-2 defeat away to seal at 6-3 success

Man Utd failed in £200k Jack Grealish deal when Villa gave academy kid big money

Alex McLeish has revealed Manchester United almost poached Jack Grealish from Aston Villa during his academy days for just £200,000. The Red Devils are keen to lure the Villa playmaker away from his boyhood club this summer. And any potential deal would cost United a hefty sum, likely to be at least around the £60m mark. Villa are fighting to survive in the Premier League, with Grealish key to their

Spurs' Son Heung-min to isolate himself for two weeks amid coronavirus fears

Son Heung-min could be forced to self isolate when he returns to London from Seoul. The Tottenham forward went back to South Korea to have an operation on his recent broken arm having used the same surgeon three years prior. That decision could now turn out to be a set back on his return from injury, with his home country recently added to the list of at risk places put

Europa League draw simulator: Man Utd to face Rangers, Wolves vs Inter Milan in last 16

The Europa League draw takes place at midday today and Express Sport has simulated the possible outcome for the last 16 of the tournament. Manchester United, Wolves and Rangers are all in hat. Ties will be decided at 12pm today in Nyom, Switzerland with every team eligible to face one another. And in our draw Manchester United drew none other than Steven Gerrard’s Rangers in what would be a mouth-watering

Mesut Ozil’s agent guarantees Arsenal stay until 2021 with free transfer planned

Mesut Ozil’s agent has insisted the German will stay at Arsenal for the duration of his contract despite plenty of rumours linking him with a move away. Ozil has struggled for consistency in recent years at the Emirates and appeared to be left out in the cold by former Gunners boss Unai Emery. Mikel Arteta has welcomed the former Real Madrid star back into the fold however Ozil is still

Europa League draw RECAP: Man Utd, Rangers and Wolves last 16 opponents confirmed

The Europa League draw for the last-16 has taken place with Manchester United, Wolves and Rangers all discovering their opponents. Getting down to the crux of the competition now with one eye on the final in Gdansk. There were a few tough teams that the British teams clearly wanted to avoid in the draw, namely Italian duo Inter Milan and Roma as well as German outfit Bayer Leverkusen. Unfortunately for

Liverpool make important decision about Virgil van Dijk's future at Anfield

Liverpool look set to make Virgil van Dijk the world’s best paid defender with a new mega money deal following a stunning season at Anfield. Van Dijk has been the rock of Jurgen Klopp’s defence throughout the last two seasons and has played an integral part in the Reds’ stunning undefeated streak in the Premier League. Alisson, [Naby] Keita, Fabinho and [Xherdan] Shaqiri all signed for LFC Liverpool The centre-back’s

Jordan Henderson had meetings with Man Utd and Arsenal before Liverpool transfer

Jordan Henderson could have ended up on the books at Arsenal or Manchester United, it’s claimed. The England international has become a key player at Liverpool in recent years. He was snapped up in 2011 by Kenny Daglish for £16.75m having impressed at Sunderland. At the time, his transfer fee raised eyebrows given his relative inexperience. But according to former Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, both United and the

Europa League draw: Manchester United to face LASK in last-16

Manchester United will take on Austrian side LASK in the last-16 of the Europa League as they look to book their spot in the quarter-finals. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are one of three British outfits left in the competition after thumping Club Brugge 5-0 at Old Trafford, to win 6-1 on aggregate and will travel to Austria for the first leg in what is a favourable draw. Wolves, who beat

Have Rangers accidentally helped rivals Celtic in bid for Champions League qualification?

Rangers will no doubt be even more pleased about their progression to the Europa League last 16 phase after seeing Celtic knocked out of the tournament, but their impressive run may have inadvertently helped their bitter rivals. Rangers had already made sure of their place in this afternoon’s draw for the Europa League last 16 after beating Braga on Wednesday night. The pressure was then on Celtic to follow suit