1:22 PM ET Mohamed Salah broke his six-game Premier League scoreless streak on Sunday as Liverpool beat West Ham 3-1 at the London Stadium. Salah scored the first two to put Liverpool in control. Georginio Wijnaldum added a third on 84 minutes before Craig Dawson grabbed a consolation goal for West Ham two minutes later.
3:34 PM ET Liverpool have eased their defensive problems by agreeing a £2 million deal for Preston North End defender Ben Davies, sources have told ESPN. Davies, 25, will undergo a medical in Liverpool on Monday before completing the transfer, which also includes Anfield youngster Sepp van den Berg, 19, moving to the EFL Championship
10:09 AM ET LONDON — If in doubt, trust the old dependables. They were on the periphery of the last throes of the Frank Lampard era, but goals from unlikely double act of Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso secured Thomas Tuchel’s first win as Chelsea boss against Burnley on Sunday. Chelsea dominated possession and territory
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8:51 AM ET Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta scored his first goal this season as Thomas Tuchel marked his first win in charge with a 2-0 victory over Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Marcos Alonso added the second in the final 10 minutes with a brilliant piece of skill from a tight angle. – Stream
9:11 AM ET Tom Fenton Thomas Tuchel recorded his first win as Chelsea manager after his side defeated Burnley 2-0 at Stamford Bridge. The Blues were dominant throughout, with midfielders Mateo Kovacic and Jorginho pulling the strings from the middle of the park. The breakthrough finally came in the 40th minute when Callum Hudson-Odoi picked
5:30 PM ET Aramide Oladipo Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has warned that Manchester City could “run away” with the Premier League title this season. Pep Guardiola’s side sit at the top of the table after winning 10 out of their previous 12 league matches. – Olley: Liverpool’s front three are back– Stream ESPN FC Daily
6:38 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Lionel Messi and Barcelona will take legal action against Spanish newspaper El Mundo after it released the leaked details of the forward’s record-breaking contract on Sunday. El Mundo published documents relating to Messi’s four-year deal, signed in 2017, and gave an intricate breakdown of the €555 million he
6:52 PM ET Harry Kettle The transfer window opened in early January, and speculation is heating up about potential deals. Check out the latest gossip below, and see all official deals here. Diop joins Long, Mustafi on Klopp’s wanted list Liverpool have made an enquiry over the potential signing of West Ham United defender Issa
8:47 PM ET An offer from an English Championship club to take United States defender Aaron Long on loan has been turned down by the New York Red Bulls, a source with knowledge of the situation told ESPN. The offer involved taking on all of Long’s salary and included an option to buy in the
10:09 PM ET Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford said the racial abuse he received online after Saturday’s 0-0 draw at Arsenal was “humanity and social media at its worst.” The 23-year-old England international said he refused to take screenshots of the multiple messages he received as it would be irresponsible to do so. “Humanity and
5:56 PM ET United States youth international Bryan Reynolds is set to join Serie A side AS Roma from FC Dallas, sources have told ESPN. Roma have agreed a deal that would bring Reynolds to Italy originally on loan, but has an obligation to sign the player for €7 million plus add-ons, sources say. Reynolds,
8:11 PM ET Alex Kirkland Spanish newspaper El Mundo claims it has obtained a copy of Lionel Messi‘s Barcelona contract, saying figures confirm the star player’s deal is the biggest in sports history. According to the report, Messi would receive a maximum of €555,237,619 (US$673,919,105) over four seasons, if a series of conditions were met.
4:19 PM ET United States forward Jozy Altidore won’t play in Sunday’s friendly against Trinidad & Tobago due in part to injury, as well as a possible transfer involving the Toronto FC star, according to U.S. manager Gregg Berhalter. Berhalter, addressing reporters via a Zoom call ahead of the match, said that Altidore was training
4:53 PM ET Manchester United must learn how to beat the best if they want to be the best once more. Neither they nor Arsenal may be the force of old, but both are still members of the Premier League’s “big six” and, with the Gunners depleted through absentees, a 0-0 draw represents another missed
10:38 AM ET Some Marseille fans stormed into the team’s training ground hours before a Ligue 1 game against Rennes as they protested against the club’s officials, French multimedia outlet RMC Sport reported on Saturday. RMC Sport reported some 150-200 supporters tried to break into the Robert Louis Dreyfus centre. Footage on RMC Sport’s twitter
1:42 PM ET United States defender DeAndre Yedlin is set for a move to Galatasaray from Newcastle United, sources have told ESPN. Yedlin, 27, is to travel to Turkey for his medical after both clubs agreed on a fee for the right-back. – Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only) Yedlin’s contract was up
9:57 AM ET Liverpool are facing a Champions League headache after the German government banned all flights from the U.K. until Feb. 17 to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Germany. The Premier League champions are set to face RB Leipzig in Germany on Feb. 16 but may now need to find an alternative solution.
10:26 AM ET Bayern Munich fined France midfielder Corentin Tolisso an unspecified amount and dropped him from Saturday’s Bundesliga game against Hoffenheim after the World Cup winner broke the league’s health measures by getting a tattoo. – Stream Bundesliga on ESPN+ The 26-year-old had briefly posted on social media a video of him getting a
8:34 AM ET Manchester United winger Amad Diallo scored on his first appearance for the club during an under-23 game against Liverpool. Diallo robbed a Liverpool defender of possession in the Premier League 2 fixture at Kirkby, before running through on goal to score. The 18-year-old joined United from Atalanta earlier this month, signing a