‘Tottenham have been in relegation form for almost a YEAR’ – Harry Redknapp stunned by Spurs slump

15 Nov

Former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp is stunned by the team’s slump and says they have been in ‘relegation form’ for almost a year. Spurs have endured an utterly dreadful start to the season, with the north London club 14th in the Premier League and just six points above the bottom three. Mauricio Pochettino’s men were […]

Joe Gomez booed: Ally McCoist recalls Scotland fans jeering Gary McAllister – ‘He was distraught, it was horrible’

15 Nov

Liverpool and Leeds hero Gary McAllister was so ‘distraught’ when Scotland fans booed him he decided never to play for his country again. His international team-mate, Ally McCoist, told talkSPORT watching Joe Gomez being jeered by England supporters at Wembley brought back memories of the ‘horrible’ moment that has stayed with him ‘for years’. A section […]

Rangers legend Ally McCoist outraged by ‘completely and utterly unacceptable’ reported tax blunder blamed for financial collapse of Scottish club

14 Nov

Ally McCoist has reacted with outrage to a report that claims Rangers’ 2012 liquidation was caused by a multimillion-pound tax blunder. The giants of Scottish football suffered a devastating financial collapse in 2012 which saw the club officially fold and relaunch in the fourth tier. But now it is claimed tax authorities overestimated the Gers’ […]

Tyson Fury: ‘I used to have two personalities, but it’s all me now’ – Gypsy King opens up on mental health struggles and being forced to act like a ‘crazy man’

14 Nov

Tyson Fury has revealed to talkSPORT he lived his life as ‘two completely different people’ during his battle with mental health, but now feels no pressure to be anyone other than himself. The undefeated British boxing star made a visit to talkSPORT Towers on Thursday and opened up on his struggles in an honest interview […]

Arsenal ‘aren’t going in the right direction’ under Unai Emery, says Gunners legend Ray Parlour

13 Nov

Unai Emery has been urged to learn from Arsene Wenger, as Arsenal are not ‘going in the right direction’ under the Spanish boss. Gunners legend Ray Parlour believes Emery is confusing his players by constantly chopping and changing his tactics and formations. The manager is under increasing pressure following a string of disappointing results, with […]

Robbie Fowler: ‘I hope Steven Gerrard DOESN’T get the Liverpool job… as that would mean Jurgen Klopp leaving!’

13 Nov

Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler has told talkSPORT he hopes Jurgen Klopp will remain Liverpool manager for a very long time, even if it means delaying Steven Gerrard’s return to Anfield. With Frank Lampard working wonders with his youngsters at Chelsea and Gerrard revitalising Rangers since his arrival at Glasgow in 2018, many are beginning to […]

Liverpool fans’ ‘extreme abuse’ of Raheem Sterling led to England bust-up with Joe Gomez, says Trevor Sinclair

12 Nov

Liverpool fans’ ‘extreme abuse’ of Raheem Sterling is partly to blame for the Manchester City star’s clash with Joe Gomez on England duty, believes Trevor Sinclair. Sterling has been dropped for the Three Lions’ landmark 1000th international game against Montenegro after a bust-up with Gomez when the players arrived at St George’s Park on Monday. […]

Pep Guardiola and other top managers and players will leave the Premier League if VAR farce continues, Trevor Sinclair believes

11 Nov

VAR is damaging the Premier League’s global brand and reputation, and could even cause the best managers and players to leave if the controversy continues, talkSPORT has been told. Pep Guardiola was fuming with referees on Sunday as Manchester City were denied two clear penalty shouts for handball during their 3-1 defeat to Liverpool at […]

KSI vs Logan Paul 2 rematch: ‘For a million dollars I’ll fight both of them at once’, Tony Bellew says ahead of YouTubers’ bout

8 Nov

The future of boxing is NOT KSI vs Logan Paul, says Tony Bellew ahead of the YouTubers’ fight tonight. KSI and Paul rematch on Saturday in Los Angeles after their first bout last August ended in a draw, with the likes of Billy Joe Saunders and Devin Haney on the undercard. There will be no […]

‘Arsenal will sack Unai Emery if they don’t qualify for the Champions League’, says Gunners legend Ray Parlour

8 Nov

Ray Parlour is convinced Arsenal will sack manager Unai Emery in the summer if he fails to guide the club back to the Champions League this season. The Gunners were one win away from booking a return to Europe’s top table during the Spaniard’s first season in charge, as they progressed to the Europa League […]

Joey Barton once labelled Jurgen Klopp a ‘giant German cheerleader’… now he reckons the Liverpool boss could be the new Bill Shankly

8 Nov

Joey Barton has admitted he was wrong about Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, saying the German coach could be the club’s new Bill Shankly. The former Manchester City midfielder – and boyhood Evertonian – had been a vocal critic of the Reds boss during his early days at Anfield. During his time as a pundit on […]

‘I hope Raheem Sterling scores the winner in front of the Kop’ – Noel Gallagher tips Man City star to get revenge on Liverpool fans at Anfield

8 Nov

Noel Gallagher is hoping Raheem Sterling will finally get his revenge on Liverpool fans this weekend by scoring the winner in front of the Kop and ‘cupping his ear’ to the crowd. Sterling has been cast as a villain in Merseyside ever since his sour Reds exit in 2015, with supporters booing his every touch […]

Jamie O’Hara says Arsene Wenger is ‘too good’ to manage the current Arsenal squad and backs Jose Mourinho to replace under-fire Unai Emery

8 Nov

Jamie O’Hara has told talkSPORT that he believes former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is ‘too good’ to return to the Emirates, as question marks continue to surround the future of manager Unai Emery. The Gunners have won just three of their last nine games in all competitions, while the recent episode which saw Granit Xhaka […]

Chris Wilder to Arsenal? ‘He’s performing miracles with BANG-AVERAGE players at Sheffield United’, says Neil Warnock

7 Nov

If Chris Wilder can get a team of ‘bang average players’ up into a European spot in the Premier League, imagine what he could do with Arsenal’s misfiring squad. The Sheffield United manager has been hailed for his work at Bramall Lane by former Blades boss Neil Warnock, who says he would be regarded as […]

Granit Xhaka’s Arsenal career is ‘over’ after being stripped off captaincy, former Gunners star Perry Groves tells talkSPORT

7 Nov

Arsenal favourite Perry Groves has told talkSPORT that he believes Granit Xhaka should consider leaving the Emirates in January after being stripped off the captaincy by Unai Emery. The decision comes after the midfielder’s incredible outburst at his own fans while he was being substituted during the 2-2 draw at home to Crystal Palace on October […]

Sam Allardyce reveals why West Ham missed out on signing Jamie Vardy for just £1m before Leicester City swooped

5 Nov

Sam Allardyce has revealed he missed out on signing Jamie Vardy for West Ham United for just £1million. Vardy is currently the top scorer in the Premier League, having scored 10 goals in just 11 appearances for Leicester City this season. The 32-year-old moved to the King Power Stadium in the summer of 2012 after […]

‘There is a disease at Stoke’ – Charlie Adam slams ‘comfortable’ players who need ‘shaking up’ by next manager

5 Nov

Charlie Adam has told talkSPORT there is a ‘disease’ at former club Stoke City and their next manager needs to ‘shake things up’ and ‘tell some home truths’ to their underperforming players. The Potters axed Nathan Jones as boss last week after just nine months in charge, with the club sat rock-bottom of the Championship. […]

Sam Allardyce in jibe at ‘rubbish’ Everton tactics as former boss issues warning to Marco Silva

5 Nov

Sam Allardyce has warned Everton manager Marco Silva that fans will start to turn on him if results and his ‘rubbish’ tactics don’t improve soon. Big Sam has once again defended his own record and playing style at Goodison Park, saying Silva’s focus on ‘open and attractive football’ is ‘fake news’ and is clearly not […]

Premier League reveal why Heung-Min Son was sent off for Andre Gomes tackle, but talkSPORT pundits blast decision as ‘totally wrong’

4 Nov

The Premier League have clarified why Tottenham star Heung-Min Son was sent off for his tackle on Andre Gomes, which resulted in the Everton star breaking his ankle. But a number of talkSPORT pundits have blasted the decision to red card the South Korean, who was left distraught by the incident. Gomes will have surgery […]

Gary Neville warns Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ‘one game away from the clouds circling again’

1 Nov

Gary Neville has revealed he was ‘panicking’ before Manchester United vs Liverpool and claims Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is still ‘one game away’ from being under pressure again despite the team’s ‘mini revival’. United went into the October 20 clash just two points clear of the relegation zone after their worst ever start to a Premier […]

Emery to be sacked? Xhaka axed as captain? Sell Ozil? Arsenal legend’s verdict on three big problems

1 Nov

Ray Parlour was asked three burning questions every Arsenal fan wants answered on talkSPORT and, for once, the Gunners legend didn’t sit on the fence! The ‘Romford Pele’ was called out by a Gooner on Friday’s Sports Breakfast, who urged the former midfielder to have his say on the three biggest talking points at the […]

Granit Xhaka ‘makes too many mistakes, doesn’t learn, he’s ill-disciplined, he’s so poor,’ says Gary Neville in ruthless assessment of Arsenal man

1 Nov

Gary Neville has told talkSPORT he ‘has a real problem’ with Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka, although isn’t bothered by his angry foul-mouthed outburst towards Gunners fans. Xhaka finally broke his silence on Sunday’s incident, which saw him tell booing supporters to ‘f**k off’ after he was substituted in their 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace, before […]

Derby County’s decision to sack Richard Keogh ‘morally and ethically wrong’, talkSPORT told

31 Oct

Derby County’s decision to sack Richard Keogh has been blasted as ‘morally and ethically wrong’, with Jamie O’Hara accusing the Championship club of ‘throwing him to the wolves’. The Rams have terminated their captain’s contract over the drink-driving episode that left him with a serious knee injury. Keogh was a back-seat passenger in the Range […]

‘Eddie Jones told England players FOUR YEARS AGO he would make them Rugby World Cup champions’, reveals James Haskell

30 Oct

James Haskell has revealed to talkSPORT of how Eddie Jones told the England team he would make them world champions when he took over as head coach four years ago. The Red Rose completed one of the biggest wins in English rugby union history last weekend with a convincing victory over defending champions New Zealand […]

Ally McCoist sympathises with Arsenal star Granit Xhaka as he remembers being abused by Rangers fans – ‘I was heartbroken’

30 Oct

Ally McCoist feels sympathy for Granit Xhaka for the jeers he faced from Arsenal fans at the weekend, saying he was once left ‘heartbroken’ when he was abused by Rangers supporters. Xhaka has been left out of the Gunners squad for Wednesday night’s cup clash with Liverpool after he reacted badly to boos from the […]

Sam Allardyce picks six England midfielders he’d take to Euro 2020 – Two Chelsea starlets in, but no Tottenham players

29 Oct

Sam Allardyce has picked the six England midfielders he would take to the Euro 2020 finals next summer, but snubbed out-of-form Tottenham star Dele Alli. talkSPORT tasked the former Three Lions boss with selecting the midfield combo he would choose for next year’s tournament, and put a list of the top 15 leading candidates in […]

Dele Alli’s former MK Dons boss Karl Robinson hits back at Roy Keane and says Tottenham star is suffering from burnout

29 Oct

Former MK Dons manager Karl Robinson has hit back at Roy Keane’s criticism of Dele Alli, insisting his decline of form at Tottenham has nothing to do with his off-the-field engagements. The Manchester United legend was highly critical of the midfielder following Spurs’ 2-1 defeat to Premier League leaders Liverpool on Sunday. He said Alli […]

Granit Xhaka ‘MUST apologise to Arsenal fans’, David Seaman tells talkSPORT and tips David Luiz to take over as captain

29 Oct

David Seaman has told disgraced Arsenal captain he ‘MUST apologise’ to fans for telling them to ‘f*** off’ during Sunday’s 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace. Furious supporters have called for the Gunners to strip the midfielder of the captaincy and even get him out of the club following his angry response to supporters’ jeers at […]