19 things we loved this weekend: Fernandes, Benzema, Mbappe & more

Quick Reads

The war of words between Jose Mourinho and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Manchester United‘s 3-1 win over Tottenham  caught everybody’s attention this weekend. 

Elsewhere, Real Madrid beat Barcelona in an entertaining El Clasico and Inter Milan moved a step closer to ending Juventus’ nine-year stranglehold of the Serie A title.

We’ve rounded up the best of the action on and off the field.

Jose Mourinho

Mourinho vs Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is becoming a very interesting rivalry.

Roy Keane

Keane is too funny.

Micah Richards

Richards had to act as the mediator between Keane and Jamie Redknapp.

Mike Phelan

Phelan summed up how we all feel about VAR.

Bruno Fernandes

Fernandes sent Erik Lamela to the shops.

Jesse Lingard

Lingard is in the form of his life right now.

Karim Benzema

We could watch Benzema’s strike on repeat all day.

Antonio Conte

Inter are on the brink of their first Serie A title since 2010.

Jude Bellingham

It’s easy to forget he’s still only 17.

Lionel Messi

What a goal this would’ve been.

Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe makes this look far too easy.

Gabriel Rojas 

What a strike.


It’s easy to see why Manchester City have been linked with him.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

The goal is decent but this is all about the assist.

Stefan Payne

We’re getting Lee Bowyer vs Kieron Dyer flashbacks.

Alfie McCalmont

A strange yet effective free-kick routine.

Kieran Dowell

Incredible technique from the Norwich midfielder.

Fejsal Mulic

From delight to despair in a matter of seconds.

These pitch invaders

There’s nothing quite like non-league football.

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