The Premier League is often described by many a football fan as the best league in the world.
Last year’s Premier League champions Chelsea, and manager Antonio Conte will have been preparing in the summer to mount a strong defence of their title.
Saturday evening was supposed to be all about Manchester City and Pep Guardiola in the Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium.
Both Manchester United and Chelsea will have kicked off the Premier League season with hopes of being crowned champions in May.
There has been a bit of talk this week about the future of Wales and Real Madrid star, Gareth Bale. In Jose Mourinho’s pre Super Cup press conference he said that if Bale wasn’t in Real Madrid’s starting line up the following night that it would indicate that he is available for transfer.
Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid were victorious in the UEFA Super Cup against Manchester United after goals from Casemiro and Isco, saw them run out 2-1 winners in Macedonia. Many were looking forward to seeing how United faired against the European champions with some claiming that the recruitment of the likes of Lindelof, Matic and Lukaku would see Mourinho’s men take a step closer to the Manchester United of old. Read more