Raheem Sterling on Ederson: "He's one of a kind to be honest. He's a goalkeeper, but the power in his legs I don't think many people in the world can kick a ball like him. Not just power, but the precision and technique as well. It's like having another attacker."
Robbie Savage on the PoTY debate: "Raheem Sterling would be my Player of the Season if I had to cast my vote today. He has become one of the most effective players in world football." Robbie Savage: "In all competitions for City this season, he has scored 19 goals and supplied 16 assists – an... Continue Reading →
Ferran Soriano (chief executive): "You know our squad, it’s very good. It’ll need adjustments but not a revolution. I’m sure there will be some exciting new players coming." [via @ManCityMEN]
.@DFB_Team_EN Statement: "The DFB condemns the racist incident in the international match against Serbia in the strongest terms. Leroy Sané and Ilkay Gündogan were constantly insulted by a small group of spectators." Andre Voigt (journalist at match): "Every time Sane touched the ball, they insulted his colour. Gundogan was insulted as a Turk. They spoke... Continue Reading →
Rui Costa (Benfica sporting director): "We will try to keep him (Joao Felix) as long as possible and that is the case for any other player. This is the club’s policy. Then we’ll see." Rui Costa: "We are aware of the clauses exist for a reason and that certain players cannot be held back in... Continue Reading →
Manchester City and Real Madrid join AC Milan in ‘following’ 17-year-old Brazilian starlet Reinier Jesus Carvalho, who has a €70m release clause on his current contract with Flamengo. [via @Gazzetta_it]
Three men who allegedly shouted racial abuse at Leroy Sané and Ilkay Gündogan during the Germany/Serbia game have voluntarily turned themselves in, authorities have confirmed. [via @dw_sports]
Uli Hoeness (Bayern president): "My friend Pep told me what happens when he wants a player that costs more than €100 million; he puts some videos together of the player and goes to see the Sheikh." Uli Hoeness: "Once he is there, there is an opulent feast put on during which he teaches the videos... Continue Reading →