Preview: Everton vs Chelsea – Tricky away trip awaits Lampard’s men on Merseyside

Chelsea: Everton made it easy for Billy Gilmour, but he knew what to do

Chelsea ended their Champions League group unbeaten, one point above Sevilla and will go into Monday’s last-16 draw as Group E winners after their 1-1 draw with Krasnodar. Frank Lampard made multiple changes to the side that overcame an early deficit to beat Leeds three days prior, but is expected to make more ahead of their tricky Merseyside trip this weekend. Continue reading

Premier League Previews: Liverpool travel to Brighton, Everton host Leeds

Liverpool 0-2 Atalanta: Reds waste chance to book Champions League last-16 spot with loss | Football | Sport | Express.co.uk

After a rare home defeat by Atalanta in the Champions League on Wednesday evening, Premier League champions Liverpool travel to the south Coast with strugglers Brighton next on the agenda in the day’s early kick-off. As for their Merseyside rivals Everton, they host Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds in a tricky home clash. Read on for two previews from Saturday’s action… Continue reading

Lucas Digne hails Barcelona move as perfect place to develop

Lucas Digne hails Barcelona move as perfect place to develop

The talented 22-year-old fullback, who has signed on a five-year contract deal, has said he’s delighted to be joining the Spanish champions – and says it’s the perfect place for him to continue developing.

Barcelona’s new defensive addition, Lucas Digne, has publicly stated his delight after officially sealing his £14million pound move from Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday afternoon. Having spent last season out on-loan with Serie A side Roma, the 22-year-old left-back joined Luis Enrique‘s side with the transfer set to rise to around £17m depending on performance and appearance-related bonuses.

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