‘Jamie Vardy is a better striker than Tottenham’s Harry Kane’ – Paul Parker hails Leicester star after he scores in eighth consecutive game

9 Dec

Harry Kane wears Jamie Vardy pyjamas to bed, according to former Manchester United and England defender Paul Parker. Parker joined Danny Kelly for the latest edition of talkSPORT’s GameDay podcast to look back over an action-packed weekend in the Premier League. And the two-time title winner claims the Leicester City ace is a far better […]

Aaron Wan-Bissaka dominated Tottenham and Liverpool forwards and is a better defender than Trent Alexander-Arnold, Cascarino believes

9 Dec

If you need someone reliable to stop the world’s most dangerous wingers, then pick Aaron Wan-Bissaka. That’s what Tony Cascarino believes, calling the Manchester United defender the best one-on-one right back in the country. In Saturday’s Manchester derby, Wan-Bissaka turned in a dominant display to nullify Manchester City’s attack, keeping Raheem Sterling quiet. His nine […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘still not the right man for Manchester United’ despite back-to-back wins over Tottenham and Man City, says Simon Jordan

9 Dec

Simon Jordan remains ‘unconvinced’ Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the right manager for Manchester United despite back-to-back wins over Tottenham and Man City. The talkSPORT pundit believes fans will now ‘jump on the bandwagon’ and back their boss, who eased some of the pressure off his head by guiding his side to two unlikely victories. Reports […]

Graeme Souness explains why there are no openly gay footballers in the Premier League and reveals educational visit to Brighton Pride parade

9 Dec

Graeme Souness believes football has created an ‘uncomfortable environment’ for gay players. Over the weekend, the Premier League joined forces with Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign to show support for all LGBT people in football. According to a survey conducted by the organisation, 4 in 10 LGBT people do not think sport is welcoming. Former West […]

Luis Suarez back-heel goal, Lionel Messi breaks Cristiano Ronaldo LaLiga hat-trick record, Anthony Joshua heroics and more things we loved

8 Dec

Liverpool moved 14 points clear of Premier League champions Man City and Anthony Joshua beat Andy Ruiz Jr to regain his world heavyweight titles. Below, talkSPORT.com lists more things that happened at the weekend that you might have missed. Pep Guardiola concedes it is ‘not realistic’ to think about catching Liverpool this season Man City […]

Christopher Jullien’s second half strike sees ten-man Celtic claim dramatic Scottish League Cup final victory over Rangers

8 Dec

Christopher Jullien’s second half strike earned ten-man Celtic a dramatic 1-0 Scottish League Cup final victory over Rangers at Hampden Park. Striker Alfredo Morelos was denied by an inspired Fraser Forster as Celtic punished Rangers’ missed chances on the hour mark when Christopher Jullien volleyed in from a free kick. And Steven Gerrard’s side spurned […]

Tony Cascarino explains why Liverpool’s squad depth means Jurgen Klopp’s side can keep unbeaten Premier League run going

8 Dec

Tony Cascarino has hailed Liverpool’s squad depth as they extended their unbeaten start to the Premier League season to a remarkable 16 games. Goals from Naby Keita, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Mohamed Salah helped a much-changed Reds side convincingly beat Bournemouth on Saturday. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp made seven changes to the line-up that thrashed Everton […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Manchester United leading Jadon Sancho race, Arsenal want Chris Smalling, Jose Mourinho eyes first Tottenham signing

8 Dec

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Sunday’s papers and online… Real Madrid are reportedly willing to offer Manchester United James Rodriguez and Gareth Bale in order to sign Paul Pogba in January. Bale has made no secret of his desire to leave the Spanish capital, while Rodriguez has started […]

Tottenham to rival Arsenal and Manchester United for signature of Juventus outcast Merih Demiral as Jose Mourinho targets first signing

8 Dec

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is ready to rival Arsenal and Manchester United in the race for Juventus defender Merih Demiral. The Sun report that Lilywhite officials have contacted the player’s agent about a possible move to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Mourinho, however, will have to fend off interest to sign the Juve star, who has […]

Roy Keane and Gary Neville heap praise on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Manchester United win derby – but warn ‘this doesn’t change anything’

8 Dec

Manchester United’s convincing win over rivals Manchester City was greatly enjoyed by club legends Gary Neville and Roy Keane, but the pair urged the club to spend. The 2-1 victory at the Etihad was richly-deserved by the visiting side, but both Keane and Neville stressed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs to sign ‘two or three’ experienced […]