Manchester United’s 1999 team were BETTER than Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool, claims former Red Devil Jonathan Greening

23 Jan

Manchester United’s treble-winners from 1999 were a better team than Jurgen Klopp’s current Liverpool side. That’s according to former midfielder Jonathan Greening, who believes Sir Alex Ferguson’s all-conquering team would win against the high-flying Reds. Having beaten United 2-0 in their last outing, Liverpool face Wolves in the Premier League on Thursday night for the […]

Manchester United fan says ‘we need players like Mark Noble and Jonjo Shelvey, not Jack Grealish’ to strengthen team after defeat to Burnley

23 Jan

A Manchester United fan has suggested the club would be better off abandoning their pursuits of Jack Grealish and James Maddison and sign midfield pair Mark Noble and Jonjo Shelvey instead. The red half of Manchester has been left in a state of despair as Ole Gunner Solskjaer’s hapless side were beaten 2-0 by Burnley […]

West Ham to re-sign Dimitri Payet? Furious West Ham fan vows to boycott club if ‘clown’ owners complete shock transfer

23 Jan

A West Ham fan has promised he will rip up his season ticket and start supporting Billericay Town if the Hammers bring Dimitri Payet back to the London Stadium. Wayne the Hammer was absolutely furious about the stunning reports emerging from France claiming the east London club have registered an interest in re-signing their former […]

Manchester United 0-2 Burnley: Scathing assessment of ‘mess from top to bottom’ Red Devils by journalist Martin Lipton

23 Jan

Manchester United have problems throughout their entire squad according to journalist Martin Lipton, who was scathing in his assessment of the Red Devils. Joining talkSPORT the day after United’s embarrassing 2-0 home defeat by Burnley, Lipton ripped apart Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side from top to bottom. Chris Wood and Jay Rodriguez scored for the Clarets […]

‘I’d swap Arsenal’s Invincibles season for a Champions League medal’, Ray Parlour tells talkSPORT

22 Jan

Ray Parlour has told talkSPORT he would swap Arsenal’s famous Invincibles record for a Champions League win in a heartbeat. The Gunners legend made that claim in response to former Liverpool star Steve Nicol, who said he would prefer to see the Reds win the Premier League title with an unbeaten record this season rather […]

Chelsea backed to sign Edinson Cavani after Tammy Abraham injury, but Tony Cascarino warns transfer would be ‘gamble’

22 Jan

Tony Cascarino has backed Chelsea to go ahead and sign Edinson Cavani this month as injury cover for Tammy Abraham, but has also warned he could be another short-term flop for the Blues. Manager Frank Lampard has revealed the club are ‘looking’ to bring in a frontman before the January transfer window shuts, with his […]

Ally McCoist and Alan Brazil argue with fan who claims ‘Celtic and Rangers wouldn’t win promotion from the Championship’ after Moyes’ Carabao Cup suggestion

22 Jan

Ally McCoist and Alan Brazil argued with a fan over his claims that Scottish giants Celtic and Rangers would struggle to get out of the Championship if they came over to play in England. On Wednesday’s Sports Breakfast show, the Scottish duo asked talkSPORT listeners for their say on how the Old Firm rivals would […]

Arsenal legend demands more from Mesut Ozil in light of damning stats since signing bumper £350k-a-week contract

21 Jan

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has sent a message to Mesut Ozil that he MUST do more to prove he is worth his huge wages at Arsenal. It has been two years since the German playmaker signed a bumper £350,000-a-week contract with the north London club. And a recent report by the Daily Telegraph highlighted a […]

Solskjaer will NOT be sacked even if Manchester United miss out on Europe, but Alan Brazil and Simon Jordan say ‘laughable’ boss MUST go

21 Jan

talkSPORT’s Alan Brazil and Simon Jordan believe the time has come for Ole Gunner Solskjaer to be sacked as Manchester United manager, although reports suggest his job is SAFE. Jordan insists the Norwegian is ‘not a leader’, while former United striker Brazil believes ‘a big name is around the corner’ to replace their Champions League-winning […]

‘Reece James is the real deal’ – Former Chelsea defender Mario Melchiot reveals the moment he knew 19-year-old was a special player

20 Jan

Mario Melchiot has revealed he knew Chelsea defender Reece James was a special player ever since he kept one of the Premier League’s best wingers in his pocket. The 19-year-old has been one of the many breakout stars of Frank Lampard’s young Blues team this season, following his return from a productive loan spell at […]

Teddy Sheringham’s wife urged him to turn down The Masked Singer, as Manchester United and Tottenham legend’s singing was ‘horrendous’

20 Jan

Teddy Sheringham has told talkSPORT his wife urged him not to take part in The Masked Singer… as his audition tapes sounded so bad! Football fans got a huge surprise on primetime TV this weekend, as Sheringham was unmasked on the hit ITV singing show. The former England international was revealed as one of the […]

Manchester United to blame for Marcus Rashford injury – ‘Now I know why Paul Pogba goes away for rehab’, says Jamie O’Hara

20 Jan

Jamie O’Hara has SLAMMED Manchester United and insists they are to blame for Marcus Rashford’s huge injury blow that could see him out for at least six weeks. Rashford has been sidelined with a stress fracture to his back – the same problem O’Hara suffered with during his playing days. The former Tottenham man says […]

A Manchester United win over Liverpool would complete hat-trick of ended unbeaten runs, but former Red Devil Mark Bosnich is not hopeful

17 Jan

Manchester United travel to Anfield on Sunday aiming to beat bitter rivals Liverpool and complete a treble of ending unbeaten runs in the Premier League. However, a former Red Devils player is not expecting a miracle result against Jurgen Klopp’s high-flying Reds, especially without Marcus Rashford. United were the team that ended both Arsenal and […]

Rangers and Celtic legends Ally McCoist and John Hartson support Scottish FA’s heading ban for Under-12s – ‘Something has to be done’

16 Jan

Rangers legend Ally McCoist and Celtic hero John Hartson have both given their support to the Scottish Football Association’s proposed ban on children heading footballs. The SFA are close to introducing new measures to stop players under the age of 12 from heading in training due to links between the sport and dementia. It comes […]

If Jose Mourinho can win trophies with a dreadful Manchester United team, he’ll win trophies at Tottenham – Gus Poyet

16 Jan

Gus Poyet is confident Tottenham will end their hunt for silverware with Jose Mourinho as manager – insisting he just has to be given time. Spurs have experienced a mixed start to the Mourinho era, winning seven of 14 games since his appointment back in November. Among those matches have been disappointing defeats to Southampton, […]

‘It’s IMPOSSIBLE for Liverpool to throw away Premier League title now’, says former Anfield star Jamie Redknapp

16 Jan

Jamie Redknapp has uttered a sentence possibly no Liverpool fan on the globe wants to hear right now. The Reds are overwhelming favourites to win their first Premier League title since 1990 after a record-breaking start to the season. Jurgen Klopp’s men have been ridiculously good this term. Phenomenal, even. They remain unbeaten after 21 […]

‘Jordan Henderson is an elite footballer’ – Sam Allardyce backs Liverpool captain as rival fans slam England’s Player of the Year vote

15 Jan

Sam Allardyce has hailed Jordan Henderson as ‘an elite midfielder’ after the Liverpool captain was voted England’s player of 2019. The 29-year-old enjoyed a remarkable year as he skippered the Reds to wins in the Champions League, Club World Cup and European Super Cup. And he could add the Premier League title to that list, […]

Marcus Rashford/Mino Raiola partnership would be bad news for Manchester United and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says former coach Rene Meulensteen

15 Jan

Marcus Rashford’s possible move to link up with super-agent Mino Raiola will only cause problems for Manchester United and manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. That’s according to former United coach Rene Meulensteen, who says it would be a ‘really strange’ move for the English striker. It has been claimed Rashford’s current representatives – his brothers Dane […]

John Stones to Arsenal? Gunners legend Ray Parlour backs shock transfer and says Man City defender CAN play with David Luiz

14 Jan

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has told talkSPORT he would LOVE to see Manchester City defender John Stones join the Gunners this month. Stones has been linked with a stunning more to the Emirates Stadium as the centre-back seeks more regular football ahead of England’s Euro 2020 campaign. The 25-year-old has fallen down the pecking order […]

Liverpool’s biggest weakness revealed by former star ahead of Tottenham clash – ‘Jose Mourinho could nick a win’

10 Jan

Charlie Adam is expecting Liverpool to secure their 20th Premier League win of the season when they face Tottenham this weekend, but insists the Reds should still be wary of old foe Jose Mourinho. The ‘Special One’ has faced the Merseysiders more times than any other club in his managerial career, a total of 28 […]

‘I’d pick Jack Grealish over James Maddison’, says Ally McCoist amid Manchester United transfer rumours

9 Jan

Ally McCoist says he would choose to sign Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish over James Maddison, amid reports linking the Leicester City star with a move to Manchester United. Maddison is said to be one of United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top targets, and if no deal can be done in the January transfer window […]

Ally McCoist and Laura Woods lose it over dad joke which leaves talkSPORT listeners absolutely baffled – ‘All the best explaining that one’

9 Jan

Ally McCoist has been a regular on talkSPORT for years, but it seems he still doesn’t quite grab the concept of radio. The Rangers and Scotland legend had himself, Laura Woods and Alan Brazil all in stitches on the Sports Breakfast with the lamest of all dad jokes – even for him. But, the thing […]

Tottenham could sign £80m Wilfried Zaha after ‘shift’ in their transfer policy, claims former manager Tim Sherwood

9 Jan

Tim Sherwood says reported Tottenham target Wilfried Zaha is not worth £80million, but believes Spurs could sign him anyway. The 27-year-old Crystal Palace forward has been linked with moves across London to Spurs and Chelsea, with the player keen to make the step up from Palace to a bigger club to play Champions League football. […]

Former Cardiff boss Neil Warnock explains how Emiliano Sala tragedy gave his life new perspective: ‘It was the worst moment of my career’

8 Jan

Former Cardiff manager Neil Warnock says the tragic death of Emiliano Sala made him realise some things in life are simply more important than football. Sala died days after completing a £15million transfer to Warnock’s Bluebirds almost a year ago, when the plane carrying him to Wales crashed over the English Channel. The aircraft was missing […]

Neil Warnock opens up on being ‘fined 20 grand’ for talkSPORT interview – and admits he shouldn’t have spoken about THUMPING the ref

8 Jan

Neil Warnock has admitted he made a mistake when discussing ‘thumping the referee’ during an infamous talkSPORT interview last year which resulted in the former Cardiff boss being fined £20,000. After a defeat by Chelsea last March, which all but nailed on Cardiff’s relegation from the Premier League, Warnock joined the station to vent his […]

Jack Grealish would strut his business like Eric Cantona at Manchester United, says former Premier League boss Neil Warnock

8 Jan

Jack Grealish could join Manchester United if Aston Villa are relegated this season according to Neil Warnock, who is a massive fan of the special talent.. The Villa midfielder, is said to be one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top targets as the United boss seeks to continue his policy of bringing young, hungry, homegrown starlets […]

Pep Guardiola vs Sir Alex Ferguson – Man City boss has had a bigger influence on English football than Manchester United legend, talkSPORT told

7 Jan

Pep Guardiola has had a bigger influence on English football than Sir Alex Ferguson, according to former Manchester City star Trevor Sinclair. Tuesday evening’s Manchester derby in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup – which is LIVE on talkSPORT – has reignited the Guardiola vs Fergie debate. The Spaniard was high on Manchester United’s wishlist […]

Ian Holloway solves Jamie O’Hara’s Billericay goalkeeper crisis by offering Grimsby player on loan FOR FREE after last-minute injury

6 Jan

Not all heroes wear capes, but one does come with a thick Bristolian accent and a heart of gold, as talkSPORT discovered on Monday morning. As everybody returned to work after a festive Christmas break, Billericay Town manager Jamie O’Hara issued a desperate plea to any available goalkeepers out there to solve his injury crisis. […]

Leeds ‘have a great chance’ of beating Arsenal in FA Cup third round clash, says Gunners legend and boyhood Whites fan David Seaman

6 Jan

David Seaman has urged Leeds United to go all out to knock his former club Arsenal out the FA Cup on Monday, believing it would boost their quest to seal promotion back to the Premier League. The Gunners legend and boyhood Whites fan has told talkSPORT he will be supporting both teams ahead of the […]