Ludogorets arrive for Europa League clash with Inter Milan wearing MASKS and GLOVES amid coronavirus outbreak in Italy

26 Feb

Ludogorets arrived in Milan wearing masks and gloves to protect themselves from coronavirus ahead of their clash with Inter in the Europa League on Thursday. Italy has become the latest country to suffer an outbreak and various sporting events, including the Six Nations, have been affected. Twelve people have died from the disease in Italy […]

Ten Sayings That Really Annoy Me

26 Feb
  1. Iain, please add me to your LinkedIn Network No, because I don’t know you
  2. Iain, you’re better than that I’m really not
  3. And joining Iain Dale are Grace Blakeley and Nihal Arthanayake Go figure
  4. So… Why does everyone start their answer with ‘so’. yes, I’m looking at you, Ash Sarkar
  5. And now on Today, it’s time for the puzzle. No one likes it. No one cares.
  6. And now on Radio 4 it’s time for Thought for the Day. See above. it. Is. Not. News.
  7. I make absolutely no apology for… You probably should, though.
  8. I’m not racist but… You probably are, actually.
  9. Great Thunberg says… Do I need to explain?
  10. And now on Five Live, the Five Live News with Five Live’s [insert name]. Yes, we tuned into Five Live. We know what we’re listening to. We don’t need reminding every 30 seconds.



Hijack Liverpool transfer and sign boyhood Blues fan – what Chelsea must do next as humiliation against Bayern Munich proves they’re being left behind

26 Feb

Chelsea’s 3-0 humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich was, in Frank Lampard’s words, a ‘harsh lesson’ and ‘reality check’ for his side. No one can dispute that claim. The Blues were outclassed in every single department – and that’s a flattering way of putting it. From the faultless centre-back pairing of Jerome Boateng and […]

Tottenham’s attacking crisis set to deepen as Dele Alli gets FA charge for misconduct following social media post about coronavirus

26 Feb

Tottenham forward Dele Alli has been hit with a misconduct charge by the FA for a post about the deadly coronavirus outbreak, as Jose Mourinho’s attacking crisis looks set to get even worse. In a video on Snapchat, Alli filmed himself wearing a face mask in an airport departure lounge accompanied by the message, ‘Corona […]

Real Madrid vs Man City live stream: How to watch Champions League clash for free – kick-off time, TV Channel and talkSPORT coverage

26 Feb

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City take on 13-time Champions League winners Real Madrid in their Round of 16 tie tonight. City, who face being banned from the competition for two years by UEFA, are eager to win their first European title this season but face a huge task in their opening knockout phase clash. Real have […]

Bayern Munich release silky 120th anniversary kit modelled on shirt from first Bundesliga triumph in 1932

26 Feb

Just a day after completing their second London demolition job of the season, Bayern Munich have unveiled a one-off commemorative shirt to celebrate their 120-year anniversary. The Bundesliga giants thrashed Chelsea 3-0 in their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday night, just four months on from demolishing Tottenham 7-2 in the same competition. The jersey features […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Zaha tipped for big move by teammate, Chelsea’s audacious attempt to offload Kepa, Willian contract talks stalling

26 Feb rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online… Chelsea will offer a player-plus-cash swap deal for Atletico Madrid’s star goalkeeper Jan Oblak. The Blues’ are hoping to send out-of-favour goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga plus £25million. Kepa has struggled this season and has been left out of their starting […]

WWE Spoiler: The Undertaker spotted in Saudi Arabia despite having no match at Super Showdown and set to kick-off feud with AJ Styles

26 Feb

WWE’s first Saudi Arabia show of the year is set to take place tomorrow as Super Showdown becomes the latest stop on the road to WrestleMania. Goldberg will challenge ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt for the WWE title and there will be a six-man gauntlet match for the now prestigious Tuwaiq Trophy among other championship contests. […]