After hearing what people have been calling him, Timo Werner says: “I was a little bit surprised but Turbo Timo is not the worst nickname. Hopefully I can show the nickname suits me. Being fast is a really good thing because it gives me a lot of opportunities to score.
Manchester United begin their Premier League campaign at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday. Here’s our match preview from Jamie Jackson, who tips Harry Maguire and Mason Greenwood to start, with new midfield recruit Donny van de Beek on the bench. Manchester United v Crystal Palace: match preview A little more
Tottenham might hope Gareth Bale had better things to do than watch this. They managed to extricate themselves from trouble against a limited Lokomotiv Plovdiv but only after the Bulgarian side had imploded when the finishing line was in sight. Liverpool agree £27m fee to sign Thiago Alcântara from Bayern Munich
The Hamburg defender Toni Leistner is set to face disciplinary action after climbing into the stands to confront Dynamo Dresden fans following his side’s 4-1 defeat in the first round of the DFB-Pokal, the German Cup. A video clip widely shared on social media shows Leistner, who joined the 2. Bundesliga
Jack Grealish has given Aston Villa the perfect pre-season boost by banishing speculation about a transfer and signing a new contract at the club he has supported and played for since childhood. “I am delighted to make this commitment to Villa,” said Grealish after pledging his services to Villa for another
Bayern Munich are the champions of Europe after a 1-0 victory over Paris Saint-Germain. Victory in Lisbon was the sixth time the Bundesliga champions have won the competition. A second-half header from Bayern forward Kingsley Coman was the difference after a cagey game between the champions of France and Germany respectively. The