Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling has been hailed as an “inspiration” to young players after being voted the 2019 Footballer of the Year by the Football Writers’ Association.
Jadon Sancho was struck by a pocket lighter thrown from the crowd as Borussia Dortmund slumped to a 4-2 derby defeat to Schalke on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund’s Bundesliga title hopes suffered a significant setback as Schalke stormed to a 4-2 derby win over their nine-man hosts at Signal Iduna Park.
Under-17 World Cup winner Curtis Anderson has taken the bold decision to swap Manchester City for life in the United States as he looks to kick on like former England team-mates Jadon Sancho and Callum Hudson-Odoi.
What the papers say Arsenal are chasing Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti, the Mirror reports, with talks about a summer move said to be under way. It comes as Unai Emery looks to strengthen his backline for next season, with Umtiti emerging as the Gunners’ top target after the 25-year-old returned from injury in February.
Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi has praised the influence of fellow promising England talent Jadon Sancho.
Gareth Southgate will take a leaf out of Sir Alex Ferguson’s book when it comes to helping the development of England teenagers Jadon Sancho and Callum Hudson-Odoi.
Jadon Sancho is delighted that Raheem Sterling has taken him under his wing in the England set-up.
David Brooks is eager to continue his meteoric rise and embrace the pressure of being a leading light in Wales’ European Championship campaign.
Jadon Sancho was handed his first competitive start for England in the Euro 2020 qualifier against Czech Republic at Wembley.
England manager Gareth Southgate would have no hesitation unleashing teenagers Jadon Sancho and Callum Hudson-Odoi against the Czech Republic.
What the papers say Borussia Dortmund have denied Jadon Sancho will leave this summer amid speculation that he is a Manchester United target, the Daily Mail reports. Senior officials at the club have told the paper that the England winger will “definitely” be playing in the Bundesliga next season. The team are said to be keen on hanging on to the 18-year-old in light of the departure of Christian Pulisic to Chelsea for £58million.
Gareth Southgate has no fresh injury concerns to contend with as England prepare to kick-off Euro 2020 qualification against the Czech Republic.
What the papers say World Cup-winning midfielder Paul Pogba wants to remain at Old Trafford, backtracking on a decision he made earlier in the season to stay with the Red Devils according to the Sun. The paper says the 25-year-old has held talks with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer which have convinced him to stay.
Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre has told Jadon Sancho only hard work will get him to the top of the game.
Tottenham head to Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday looking to finish the job and move into the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
The Football Association is investigating allegations that Manchester City paid £200,000 to Jadon Sancho’s agent when the player was 14.