Football flash newsOctober 8, 2018
Borussia Dortmund insist that Jadon Sancho has no release clause in his new contract but say they are aware of “interest” in the winger. (Source: SkySports)
Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba post tributes to retired John Terry as rival Jamie Carragher calls him ‘best centre back in the Premier League era’
Benzema injury update
Following tests carried out today on our player Karim Benzema by the Real Madrid Sanitas medical team, he has been diagnosed with an injury to his right hamstring. His recovery will continue to be assessed.
English team news
defender Ben Chilwell has been called up to the England squad for the Nations League games against Croatia and Spain. He replaces injured Luke Shaw
Ballon d’Or 2018: Mohamed Salah, Paul Pogba and Eden Hazard from the Premier League make 30-man list: Mohamed Salah and Eden Hazard were the leading names from the Premier League to make the 2018 Ballon d’Or. The prestigious award, which is creat.. .
Romelu Lukaku was the 31st player on the Ballon d’Or list. He missed out in a final vote involving seven players. [L’Equipe]