MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United have made one change from the side that beat Newcastle United in the last outing for today’s English FA Cup clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford.
Outspoken QPR midfielder Joey Barton has come out to defend Mario Balotelli and launched an astonishing Twitter rant on Brendan Rodgers and Jordan Henderson over the recent penalty kick incident.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard blasted forward Mario Balotelli for showing a lack of respect after taking the penalty which earned the Reds a victory over Besiktas in the Europa League on Thursday night.
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — English Premier League clubs Liverpool, Tottenham and Everton will all be in action in the Europa League encounter on Thursday.
PRESTON (Sporting Alert) — Wayne Rooney starts as a forward tonight for Manchester United as the Red Devils meet Preston North End in the 5th round of the FA Cup on Monday night.
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has handed new recruit Gabriel Paulista his debut for the club in today’s FA Cup 5th round tie against Middlesbrough at Emirates Stadium.