Chelsea news: Fikayo Tomori signs new five-year contract with club

12 Dec

Chelsea youngster Fikayo Tomori has committed his long-term future to the club by signing a new five-year contract. The defender, 21, has made 16 appearances for the Blues this season which has also seen him earn his first England cap. Tomori’s new deal keeps him at the London club until the summer of 2024. More […]

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp applauds ‘sensational’ Mohamed Salah goal as Reds seal place in last-16 of Champions League

11 Dec

Jurgen Klopp hailed a ‘sensational’ goal scored by Mohamed Salah as Liverpool secured their place into the last-16 of the Champions League. The Egypt international missed a number of relatively simple chances but slid home a curling shot from the narrowest of angles which virtually brushed the near post before creeping inside the far upright as […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Abramovich rejects offer for Chelsea, Pereira pulls out of race to become Everton boss, Aubameyang to leave Arsenal?

10 Dec

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Monday’s papers and online… Simon Jordan went toe-to-toe with AFTV Robbie Lyle in a furious debate on talkSPORT. (FULL STORY) Vitor Pereira says he has withdrawn from the process to become Everton manager. (Sky Sports) Paris Saint-Germain could make a move for Liverpool’s […]

From ‘useless waste of money’ to ‘superb vs Man City’ – Jamie Redknapp on why Manchester United man Fred deserves more credit

10 Dec

Jamie Redknapp singled out Manchester United midfielder Fred for special praise following their victory over Man City at the weekend. The Red Devils earned the bragging rights in Manchester with a 2-1 win thanks to first half strikes from Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial. Unfortunately, the derby was overshadowed by a video on social media […]

Bobby Duncan’s agent suspended and fined by Football Association for Twitter posts sent during striker’s acrimonious Liverpool exit

9 Dec

The agent of former Liverpool striker Bobby Duncan has been fined and suspended by the Football Association. Duncan’s controversial move from Anfield to Italian club Fiorentina went through in July after negotiations with fraught issues between Liverpool and representative Saif Rubie. Rubie launched a scathing attack on the Reds and the club’s sporting director Michael […]

Brendan Rodgers’ contract means he has better salary than Jurgen Klopp and Frank Lampard as Premier League’s best paid managers are revealed

8 Dec

Brendan Rodgers has catapulted up the list of the Premier League’s highest paid managers with his bumper new contract on Friday. The Leicester boss has been linked with a move to Arsenal, who sacked Unai Emery last month. The Northern Irishman had distanced himself from a move and increased that distance by signing the new […]

Man arrested over allegations of racist abuse during Manchester derby as Man City promise to hand lifetime bans to guilty individuals

7 Dec

Greater Manchester Police have arrested a man on suspicion of ‘a racially aggravated public order’ following Saturday’s Manchester derby between Man City and Man United. Video footage circulated on social media appeared to show a City supporter make a monkey gesture in the second half of the match at the Etihad Stadium as Fred went […]

Man City vs Manchester United teams CONFIRMED: Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw return to Red Devils’ starting XI, Ilkay Gundogan on bench

7 Dec

Manchester United have welcomed back Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw to their starting XI for their trip to Manchester City on Saturday. Saturday is GameDay on talkSPORT and the third of our three live commentaries comes from the Etihad Stadium as City and United battle for the bragging rights in Manchester. Martial missed their midweek win […]