Leroy Sane: Manchester City forward tips Chelsea for title challenge

Leroy Sane believes Maurizio Sarri can turn Chelsea back into title contenders

Leroy Sane believes Maurizio Sarri can turn Chelsea back into title contenders

I wasn't also sitting on my phone and responding to everyone who texted me because I needed my time to calm down and think about everything and that's the same that I let happen to them. Pep Guardiola's men were on a completely different level altogether last term as they became the first side to break the 100-point mark in the Premier League while also setting a number of records along the way.

It's true, we had a €100m bid from the Premier League for Koulibaly, but we're not negotiating his sale. Now, we are just looking forward.

"Coming back to preseason with my team, I wanted to have full focus on my team and on next season". It was a surprise because I thought I'd played quite a good season.

Sane said: "I am looking forward". It gives you motivation. I am really happy, knowing that I can get better.

Israel downs Syrian fighter jet that breached its airspace
Damascus, however, said the jet was targeted over Syrian territory as it flew sorties against Islamic State militants. Iran is Israel's arch-enemy and Netanyahu has pledged to prevent it from entrenching itself militarily in Syria.

"The squad is what makes the team better". I'm just preparing to be ready for the start of the new season.

Speaking to the BBC, as reported by the Metro, Sane believes that Maurizio Sarri's appointment will see the Blues compete for the Premier League title.

"I think Chelsea because they have brought a really good coach", the German winger replied when asked about City's biggest threat.

The Manchester City forward was left stunned when national coach Joachim Low chose to leave the 22 year-old, who was crowned PFA young player of the year last season, out of his plans for the tournament in Russian Federation.

Recommended News

  • Demi Lovato hospitalized after reported overdose, TMZ reports

    Demi Lovato hospitalized after reported overdose, TMZ reports

    The sources say first responders used naloxone, commonly known as Narcan, which is used to reverse the effects of an overdose. The alleged health scare comes as Demi has battled with addiction for several years - which she had sought treatment for.
    Ferrari picks Louis Camilleri as CEO, Elkann as chairman

    Ferrari picks Louis Camilleri as CEO, Elkann as chairman

    Fiat Chrysler said in a statement that due to his deteriorating health Marchionne "will be unable to return to work". Ferrari's board will propose to shareholders, in a meeting to be called in the coming days, that Louis C.
    President Trump on EU Trade Negotiations: Better Late Than Never

    President Trump on EU Trade Negotiations: Better Late Than Never

    It's as simple as that - and everybody's talking! The agriculture sector was already suffering before the president's tariffs. Those affected economies have in turn targeted US agricultural products, including soybeans, dairy, meat, produce and liquor.
  • Trump tweets tariffs ‘are the greatest’ and threatens additional levies

    Trump tweets tariffs ‘are the greatest’ and threatens additional levies

    The objective is to get access to the markets on a fair basis for our farmers and ranchers", he said . Across the Midwest, economists at Purdue University estimate farmers' losses will exceed $3 billion.
    Everton sign Richarlison from Watford in deal that could reach £50 million

    Everton sign Richarlison from Watford in deal that could reach £50 million

    He said: 'Everton have put their faith in me and I intend to honour this shirt and demonstrate on the pitch why I came here. The player himself is fast, strong, very good technically and he can play in three positions across the front line.
    Morning Roundup: Sagan wins Stage 13 at Tour de France

    Morning Roundup: Sagan wins Stage 13 at Tour de France

    Here, Press Association Sport breaks down the Team Sky leadership "battle" and looks at where it might be settled. I was fully in the zone then fighting for position. "You want to recover as much as possible", Thomas said.
  • The FBI's FISA Faults

    The FBI's FISA Faults

    A series of subsequent follow-up requests have all been granted by the FISA court, with the last one approved in June 2017. The non-redacted portions of the 400-page FISA document make serious claims about Page's ties to the Russian government.
    TMZ: Demi Lovato treated for drug overdose

    TMZ: Demi Lovato treated for drug overdose

    "I'm sorry that I'm here again, I promise I'll get help/ It wasn't my intention, I'm sorry to myself", Lovato sings at one point. Officials have yet to release any information about the singer's condition, but Variety and People report she is "stable".
    Madam Secretary: Hillary Clinton to Guest-Star in Season 5 Premiere

    Madam Secretary: Hillary Clinton to Guest-Star in Season 5 Premiere

    " Madam Secretary " will feature some famous faces when the political drama returns this fall. The Madam Secretary season premiere airs October 7 on CBS.
  • Ivanka Trump Is Shutting Down Her Clothing Brand - Lauretta Brown

    Ivanka Trump Is Shutting Down Her Clothing Brand - Lauretta Brown

    Ivanka Trump is finally doing what she should have done when her father first got elected - and what daddy will never do. Ivanka Trump's clothing company is shutting down and all its employees are being laid off, according to news reports .
    'Not WELCOME here’: Putin NOT INVITED to Congress in major USA  snub

    'Not WELCOME here’: Putin NOT INVITED to Congress in major USA snub

    The U.S. intelligence community also proved that Russian agents attempted to meddle in the 2016 elections to benefit Republicans. Last week Mr Trump also triggered immediate criticism when he appeared to deny the Kremlin is still targeting America.
    TMZ: Singer Demi Lovato hospitalized for apparent overdose

    TMZ: Singer Demi Lovato hospitalized for apparent overdose

    Just after celebrating six years of sobriety, Demi released a song titled " Sober ", where she admitted she had relapsed . She later shared the video from the show of her struggling to hold back tears as she sang the heartbreaking lyrics .

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.