Malik Zaire Candid on College Football Coaching World (Exclusive)

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Playing football for Notre Dame comes with a tremendous amount of pressure. It’s a storied program, with weekly nationally televised games and an international fan base. I caught up with former quarterback Malik Zaire to discuss what it’s like to play for the Fighting Irish and the challenges he faced during his time in the program. 

In regards to Notre Dame’s 12-7 win against unranked Lousiville in October, Zaire said, “It’s definitely a lot of pressure that you put on yourself as an offense to perform. There are hidden gems in the offense, and it can be pretty frustrating only to score 7 points.”

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Pep Guardiola Says He’s Too Old to Feud with Jose Mourinho

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola echoed a sentiment that often gets expressed in the buddy cop genre of film: “I’m too old for this.”

Ahead of this weekend’s crunch clash between his side and Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham Hotspur, the special one engaged in his usual prematch mind games. Mourinho, at his news conference yesterday, claimed that Raheem Sterling would be fit, despite the English winger’s status being in doubt.

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Jurgen Klopp Candidly Expresses Frustration with Liverpool Injury Crisis

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Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp can’t really mean it when he says that he doesn’t really care about winning the Premier League title this season. We’re all keenly aware of what a fierce competitor the German is, so it’s impossible to fathom him honestly giving up on that aim.

What is really happening here is the supermanager superstar candidly expressing his frustration with the injury crisis that has struck his team so hard.

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Arsenal FC Starting XI Prediction vs Leeds United

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Arsenal will be on the road to take on Leeds United on Sunday. Given what we know of the team news, and with the players coming back from the international break, how will that affect the team selection?

The North London club will be raring to get back to winning ways after losing 3-0 to Aston Villa last time around. Leeds United presents a different sort of challenge, but it will nonetheless be very tough to get the three points here.

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Arsenal FC Team News vs Leeds United: Partey, Elneny

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Arsenal will be back in action on Sunday as they travel to Elland Road to take on Leeds United. Lets cover the team news heading into this game. For our starting XI prediction go here.

The North London club will want to get back to winning ways after a hugely disappointing defeat to Aston Villa the last time around.

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Leicester City Team News, Starting XI Prediction at Liverpool FC

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Defending champions Liverpool FC will now look to regroup and respond after having suffered a stretch that saw numerous key players suffer injury. Up next for them is a home match against a very strong Leicester City side, which currently tops the table, on Sunday.

Liverpool come into this one, against good old friend and former manager Brendan Rodgers, in third place, just one point behind the Foxes.

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Liverpool FC Starting XI Prediction vs Leicester City

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Liverpool return to Premier League action on Sunday when they host Leicester City. The Foxes sit atop the table through eight games, with Liverpool one point behind in third.

Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rogers’ new squad have won three-straight matches while Liverpool are unbeaten in its last four. As we just covered in the team news post, Liverpool will be without several key players due to injury, but should still be able to field a strong side here. For the Leicester City team news and starting XI prediction go here.

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Liverpool Team News vs Leicester: Salah, Henderson, Robertson

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The past month has not been kind to Liverpool Football Club on the fitness front. The Reds have been hit with injury after injury, and lost both of their starting centerbacks for the season due to knee issues.

Liverpool will now look to regroup and prepare for a very strong Leicester City side on Sunday in a clash of two teams up near the top of the table. For the Leicester City team news and starting XI prediction go here

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Manchester United Starting XI Prediction vs West Brom

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Manchester United are looking for their first home win in the Premier League when West Bromwich Albion comes visiting to Old Trafford tomorrow. Yes, you read that correctly. It’s late November and we’re still waiting on a W because the Red Devils’ Theatre of Dreams form has been nightmarish.

While this is fairly new territory, one thing that hasn’t changed is controversy surrounding Paul Pogba.

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United Team News vs West Brom: Rashford, Lindelof, Greenwood

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Manchester United have a host of fitness concerns as they host West Bromwich Albion tomorrow, so let’s jump right in to covering them all. Marcus Rashford missed out on England duty this part international break, due to a slight shoulder problem, but did train on Friday.

He could feature here, but perhaps in a limited role. Victor Lindelof continues to struggle with a back issue, so he will be assesed before kickoff.

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Tottenham Hotspur Starting XI Prediction vs Manchester City

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Tottenham will be hosting Manchester City in one of the weekend’s biggest games. How will Jose Mourinho set up his starting XI formation and his formation in the hopes of getting the win on Saturday?

Spurs went into the international break on the back of a crucial win over West Brom. That sent them to second place and they are just one point behind the League leaders. A harder test awaits them against City, how will they deal with that?

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Tottenham Team News vs Man City: Doherty, Ndombele, Bergwijn

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Tottenham return to Premier League action as they host Manchester City on Saturday. With the International break done and dusted, how have the events of the period shaped the latest team news?

Spurs have begun the season on a really bright note, as they sit in second place just one point behind table-toppers Leicester City. Saturday’s game against City will certainly be one of the toughest challenges they will face this season.

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