Live Premier League and football updates: Steven Gerrard at Villa, Eddie Howe Newcastle unveiling and more
Hello and welcome to Athleticism coverage of today’s football news.
Aston Villa and Norwich City have yet to confirm their new managers. Athleticism Rangers manager Steven Gerrard reported on Monday as a serious contender but, according to well-placed sources, “several options will be considered.”
It is understood that Norwich, meanwhile, has narrowed its options to two final candidates.
Elsewhere, the start of the international break caused some complications for some countries and clubs.
Manchester United’s Paul Pogba is at risk of being sidelined until next year after injuring his right thigh with the France squad. Meanwhile, five German players are in quarantine after one player tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of their World Cup qualifiers.
In the Women’s Champions League, Chelsea beat Swiss team Servette 7-0 to rise to the top of Group A after their third group stage game while PSG lead Group B after their 4-0 win over Real Madrid.
Defending champions Barcelona are back in action tonight as they take on Hoffenheim, Arsenal will travel to Danish club HB Koge while five-time winner Lyon will host last year’s semi-finalists Bayern Munich .
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