Chris Smalling has been forced to withdraw from the England squad through injury, leading Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson to receive his first call-up.
Gareth Southgate was already facing a defensive headache for Sunday's World Cup qualifier against Lithuania as Gary Cahill, his captain in Wednesday's 1-0 defeat in Germany, is suspended and Phil Jones withdrew through injury on the eve of the friendly loss.
Manchester United defender Jones sustained a toe injury in what appeared to be a training...
Just before the season started, we looked at the 15 prospective most important players for Manchester United in 2016-17.
With the season entering its final stretch, some have fallen by the wayside while others have grown in importance. Here's Jose Mourinho's revised list of crucial performers.
This list is not extensive and has been ranked according to varying factors. Some players still with a part to play, like Daley Blind, have been omitted. And there's some notable flops...
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper.
Here are today's top five emerging whispers for the summer. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip.
Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United
The Manchester Evening News claim Griezmann, United's top summer target, is close to completing a move to Old...
This article first appeared on ESPN FC on January 20, 2017.
Antoine Griezmann has been linked to Manchester United in a €100 million move from Atletico Madrid and it only seems like a matter of time before the France international joins the club. Here are five reasons why Griezmann is the perfect fit for United.
The next Man United No. 7
Memphis Depay has left for Lyon and, as Mark Ogden discusses here, the Manchester United No. 7 shirt has been left in tatters since Cristiano Ronaldo departed...