Football Team News

Didier Deschamps of France reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between France and Germany at Maracana on July 4, 2014
Team News: Kylian Mbappe handed full France debut in Spain friendly
Kylian Mbappe is handed a surprise start for France in their friendly meeting with Spain, three days on from making his senior international bow for Les Blues.
19:12
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo starts in Madeira homecoming
Portugal boss Fernando Santos makes 10 changes to his starting XI for the friendly against Sweden in Madeira, with Cristiano Ronaldo the only survivor from last time out.
19:02
John Egan of Gillingham scores an own goal during the Capital One Cup second round match against Newcastle United on August 26, 2014
Team News: Conor Hourihane, John Egan to make Republic of Ireland bows
Conor Hourihane and John Egan will both make their Republic of Ireland debuts in tonight's international friendly with Iceland.
18:43
Roberto Martinez looks on prior to the FA Cup fifth-round match between Bournemouth and Everton on February 20, 2016
Team News: Christian Benteke leads line for Belgium
Christian Benteke will lead the Belgium line in their international friendly away to Russia on Tuesday night.
16:23
Jermain Defoe of England celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Euro 2008 Qualifying match between England and Andorra at Old Trafford on September 2, 2006
Team News: Jermain Defoe starts for England
Jermain Defoe starts up front as England host Lithuania in their World Cup qualifier.
Mar 26, 16:03
Spain's forward Diego Costa (L) vies with England's defender Phil Jones during the friendly football match Spain vs England at the Jose Rico Perez stadium in Alicante on November 13, 2015.
Team News: Diego Costa leads Spain line against visiting Israel
Chelsea frontman Diego Costa is selected to lead Spain's frontline as they take on Israel in their World Cup 2018 qualifying clash.
Mar 24, 19:05
Ireland's coach Martin O'Neill attends the Euro 2016 group E football match between Ireland and Sweden at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis on June 13, 2016. The match ended in a 1-1 draw
Team News: Ireland make four changes for Wales visit
Martin O'Neill is forced into making four changes to Republic of Ireland's lineup for the visit of Wales, while the Dragons are able to name their first-choice XI
Mar 24, 18:49
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against Scotland at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Team News: Gareth Southgate hands England debut to Michael Keane
Manager Gareth Southgate hands an England debut to Burnley defender Michael Keane in the friendly international with Germany in Dortmund.
Mar 22, 18:40
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Team News: Nicolas Otamendi, Yaya Toure return to Manchester City XI
Nicolas Otamendi and Yaya Toure return to the Manchester City team for this afternoon's Premier League clash with Liverpool.
Mar 19, 15:34
Mauricio Pochettino has forgotten to put his teeth in during the Europa League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Fiorentina on February 25, 2016
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur make four changes for Southampton clash
Mauricio Pochettino makes four changes to his Tottenham Hotspur side ahead of Sunday's Premier League fixture against Southampton at White Hart Lane.
Mar 19, 13:23
Middlesbrough goalkeeper Victor Valdes receives treatment after picking up a cut to his leg during the Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 5, 2016
Team News: Multiple changes for Middlesbrough, Manchester United
Middlesbrough and Manchester United make four and seven changes respectively ahead of Sunday's Premier League meeting at the Riverside Stadium.
Mar 19, 11:07
Bournemouth's Harry Arter in action during the game with Crystal Palace on December 26, 2015
Team News: Harry Arter fails late fitness test for Bournemouth
Harry Arter fails a late fitness test for Bournemouth and is omitted from Eddie Howe's starting XI ahead of their Premier League meeting with Swansea City.
Mar 18, 16:46
Jack Rodwell of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light on September 13, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Team News: Two Sunderland changes ahead of Burnley clash
Sunderland boss David Moyes makes two changes against an unchanged Burnley ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Mar 18, 14:22
 A general view of the groudn prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Stoke City at Selhurst Park on December 13, 2014
Team News: Jeffrey Schlupp replaces Patrick van Aanholt for Crystal Palace
Jeffrey Schlupp replaces the injured Patrick van Aanholt as Crystal Palace host Watford in Saturday's Premier League meeting at Selhurst Park.
Mar 18, 14:14
Leighton Baines of Everton in action during a pre season friendly match between Heart of Midlothian and Everton FC at Tynecastle Stadium on July 26, 2015
Team News: Leighton Baines fit to start for Everton against Hull City
Leighton Baines has overcome a back problem to take his place in the Everton starting XI for the visit of Hull City.
Mar 18, 14:09
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Two changes for West Ham United against Leicester City
Slaven Bilic makes two changes as West Ham United host Leicester City this afternoon.
Mar 18, 14:08
Victor Moses in action for Chelsea on October 1, 2016
Team News: Victor Moses, Pedro start for Chelsea
Pedro comes in for Eden Hazard as Chelsea travel to Stoke City this afternoon.
Mar 18, 14:07
Danny Welbeck celebrates finding the winner during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Danny Welbeck named in Arsenal XI for West Bromwich Albion clash
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hands a start to Danny Welbeck for his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Mar 18, 11:33
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring during his side's EFL Cup final victory over Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic starts for Manchester United against Rostov
Zlatan Ibrahimovic leads the Manchester United attack in their Europa League clash with Rostov.
Mar 16, 19:10
Antoine Griezmann reacts to missing a pen during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Three up top for Atletico Madrid against Bayer Leverkusen
Atletico Madrid opt for a forward line of Yannick Carrasco, Angel Correa and Antoine Griezmann as they face Bayer Leverkusen in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Mar 15, 18:57
Sergio Aguero celebrates with Leroy Sane after scoring a penalty during the FA Cup replay between Manchester City and Huddersfield Town on March 1, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero leads Manchester City line against AS Monaco
Manchester City make four changes as they prepare to face AS Monaco in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 clash.
Mar 15, 18:46
Claudio Marchisio of Juventus FC celebrates his goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and Juventus FC at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 16, 2015
Team News: Juventus make four changes ahead of Porto clash
Juventus make four changes as they welcome Porto to Turin in Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second leg.
Mar 14, 19:13
Danny Drinkwater celebrates scoring Leicester City's second goal against Liverpool on February 27, 2017
Team News: Leicester City unchanged as they host Sevilla in crunch Champions League clash
Leicester City are unchanged from their 3-1 win over Hull City as they prepare to host Sevilla in Tuesday night's Champions League last-16 second leg.
Mar 14, 18:57
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Team News: Marcus Rashford makes Manchester United XI
Marcus Rashford recovers from illness to start for Manchester United in their FA Cup quarter-final away to Chelsea on Monday night.
Mar 13, 18:52
Divock Origi celebrates scoring with Adam Lallana during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Team News: Divock Origi replaces Roberto Firmino for Liverpool against Burnley
Liverpool make one change ahead of Sunday's Premier League game with Burnley as Divock Origi replaces the injured Roberto Firmino.
Mar 12, 15:15
Harry Winks in action for Spurs in the Europa League on February 25, 2016
Team News: Four changes for Tottenham Hotspur ahead of Millwall FA Cup tie
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino makes four changes to his starting XI as they host Millwall in Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final tie.
Mar 12, 13:15
Olivier Giroud celebrates during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Team News: Arsene Wenger names strong Arsenal side
Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud both start as Arsenal welcome non-league Lincoln City in the FA Cup.
Mar 11, 16:32
Dwight Gayle in action for Newcastle United on September 24, 2016
Team News: Dwight Gayle back for Newcastle United
Dwight Gayle returns to the starting lineup as Newcastle United host Fulham.
Mar 11, 14:17
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Team News: Two changes for Everton against West Bromwich Albion
Ronald Koeman makes two changes as Everton host West Bromwich Albion this afternoon.
Mar 11, 14:11
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Bournemouth on February 25, 2017
Team News: Simon Francis returns for Bournemouth
Simon Francis returns for Bournemouth in one of two changes against West Ham United this afternoon.
Mar 11, 14:08
Andreas Weimann in action for Aston Villa on January 17, 2015
Team News: Andreas Weimann up front for Wolverhampton Wanderers
Andreas Weimann leads the line as Wolverhampton Wanderers welcome Rotherham United.
Mar 11, 14:07
Fernando Forestieri of Sheffield Wednesday is tackled by Lawrie Wilson of Bolton during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and Sheffield Wednesday at Reebok Stadium on September 15, 2015
Team News: Fernando Forestieri absent for Sheffield Wednesday
Fernando Forestieri misses out for Sheffield Wednesday's trip to Aston Villa.
Mar 11, 14:04
Middlesbrough striker Alvaro Negredo fends off the challenge of compatriot and former teammate David Silva during the Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 5, 2016
Team News: Middlesbrough, Manchester City shuffle packs ahead of FA Cup clash
Middlesbrough and Manchester City make four and five changes respectively ahead of Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final at the Riverside Stadium.
Mar 11, 11:31
Sergio Romero of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on August 14, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Team News: Seven changes for Manchester United at Rostov
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho makes seven changes to his starting XI ahead of their Europa League last-16 first leg at Russian side Rostov.
Mar 9, 17:05
Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling wheels away in celebration after opening the scoring in the Champions League last 16 first leg against AS Monaco at the Etihad Stadium on February 21, 2017
Team News: Raheem Sterling one of three Manchester City players to drop out
Pep Guardiola makes three changes to Manchester City's starting lineup, with Raheem Sterling dropping out of the squad entirely, while Stoke City bring in four new faces.
Mar 8, 19:03
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel looks on prior the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015
Team News: Christian Pulisic fills in for injured Marco Reus
Christian Pulisic takes the place of Marco Reus in Borussia Dortmund's starting lineup to face Benfica, as the Portuguese outfit look to protect their one-goal lead.
Mar 8, 18:48
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Team News: Barcelona boss Luis Enrique opts against all-out attack
Barcelona boss Luis Enrique names a familiar starting lineup for the second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie with Paris Saint-Germain.
Mar 8, 18:34
Paul Lambert looks on prior to kickoff during the FA Cup fift- round match between Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United on February 21, 2016
Team News: Helder Costa on bench for Wolverhampton Wanderers
Paul Lambert makes five changes, including dropping Helder Costa to the bench, for Wolverhampton Wanderers' trip to Ipswich Town.
Mar 7, 18:48
Alexis Sanchez reacts at the end of the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Team News: Alexis Sanchez returns to Arsenal starting lineup
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger recalls Alexis Sanchez to his starting lineup for their Champions League last-16 second leg against Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium.
Mar 7, 18:46
Gareth Bale puts a tender arm around Cristiano Ronaldo during the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale return for Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale return to the Real Madrid starting lineup for the second leg of their Champions League last-16 clash with Napoli.
Mar 7, 18:31



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Chelsea28223359213869
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs28178355213459
3Manchester CityMan City28176554302457
4Liverpool29168561362556
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd271410342231952
6Arsenal27155756342250
7Everton29148751302150
8West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom29127103938143
9Stoke CityStoke2999113342-936
10Southampton2796123336-333
11Bournemouth2996144254-1233
12West Ham UnitedWest Ham2996144052-1233
13Burnley2995153142-1132
14Watford2887133348-1531
15Leicester CityLeicester2886143347-1430
16Crystal Palace2884163646-1028
17Swansea CitySwansea2983183663-2727
18Hull City2966172658-3224
19Middlesbrough28410142033-1322
20Sunderland2855182450-2620