From left: Paul Pogba, Donny Van De Beek and Nemanja Matic of Manchester United during a recent training session at Aon Training Complex in Manchester. Courtesy: Twitter
Liverpool are only three games into their Premier League title defence but their stuttering rivals must get their acts together if they are going to prevent an Anfield procession.
The withdrawal by Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur, just two days after the league's unveiling, followed a furious reaction from fans, officials and politicians.
Everton moved into second place, two points behind leaders Liverpool with a 1-0 win at Sheffield United, while Manchester City climbed to fifth place after beating Newcastle 2-0.
The Brazil forward defends his team and coach Tite's dance moves in their eye-catching 4-1 victory against South Korea.
"My heart is really singing with joy right now. Our sister is finally free,” WNBA player Chiney Ogwumike said. "This is a monumental moment for everyone who has shown compassion for our WNBA sister over the last 294 days since BG was wrongfully detained.”
The Spanish football federation named under-21s boss Luis de la Fuente as his replacement.
The victory of Morocco over Spain triggered a wild celebration across the Arab world. The victory is being seen as a pan-Arab win. It was not only Doha, where the fans went in the state of euphoria but they flocked the streets from Cairo to Jeddah and Dubai to Damascus.