Juan Mata has called for Manchester United to pull together and return to the methods which saw them secure 10 wins and two draws from their previous 12 matches. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Juan Mata wants Manchester United to show unity as they look to bounce back from their lacklustre defeat at Huddersfield. United’s first Premier Lea(...)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp: “I really don’t want to blame players, and Dejan to be honest was not worse than others.” Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

The worst part of a coach’s job is that moment after a heavy defeat when you have to go in front of the cameras and the journalists and explain how yo(...)

Aaron Mooy scores Huddersfield’s first against Manchester United. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

This was only one match but it supplied further evidence to support two convictions. Firstly, Huddersfield Town are a good bet to remain in the Premie(...)

Jose Mourinho, manager of Manchester United looks on during his team’s defeat at John Smith’s Stadium. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said his players’ attitude in Saturday’s loss to Huddersfield Town was the worst he has seen since taking over(...)

Mauricio Pochettino with Jan Vertonghen: the Tottenham manager has warned Jürgen Klopp’s men  to be ready for a change of tactics and formation at Wembley. Photograph: Andrew Couldridge/Reuters

Mauricio Pochettino has suggested Jürgen Klopp and his players should be prepared to come up against a surprise change in formation and tactics when L(...)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: “Nobody can say I moan about injuries.” Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

José Mourinho believes the teams he has managed receive more criticism than others because they are serial winners and other people have “different st(...)

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers confirmed centre-back Jozo Simunovic would be out with a hamstring injury. Photograph:  Sebastian Widmann/Bongarts/Getty Images

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is wary of the Bayern bounce ahead of their Champions League encounter at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday night. The Ge(...)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho refused to reveal his team for the clash with Benfica. Photograph:  Patricia De Melo Moreira/AFP/Getty Images

José Mourinho has refused to commit his long-term future to Manchester United, with the manager stating that in football, the “future is tomorrow”. T(...)

 Adam Lallana in action for Liverpool during the preseason. Photograph: Boris Streubel/Getty Images

Adam Lallana remains on track for a return to the Liverpool side next month. The attacking midfielder is yet to play for the Reds this season after s(...)

Liverpool  defender Dejan Lovren at a press conference ahead of his side’s   Champions League match against NK Maribor. Photograph: Jure Makovec/AFP/Getty Images

Dejan Lovren has made the startling claim that Romelu Lukaku deliberately kicked him in the face during Liverpool’s goalless draw with Manchester Unit(...)