Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince plotting to appoint Rafa Benitez as Newcastle manager if £340m takeover goes through

27 Jan

Rafa Benitez is in the frame for a shock return as Newcastle manager if the club’s £340million takeover is completed. Benitez reportedly features in proposals by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who hopes to take ownership of the Magpies. Saudi Public Investment Fund chiefs are thought to be in talks with Mike Ashley […]

Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham all battling to sign former Liverpool midfielder Emre Can in final week of transfer window

27 Jan

Former Liverpool midfielder Emre Can could be returning to the Premier League before Friday’s transfer deadline. Three English clubs – Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham – are battling to sign the Germany midfielder in the final week of the January window as they hunt for reinforcements. Can, 26, is out of favour at Juventus and […]

Manchester United are ‘not good enough’ and MUST spend this week to save their season – Sam Allardyce defends Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

27 Jan

Sam Allardyce has defended under-fire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and insists he MUST be backed in the transfer market this week to help save Manchester United’s season. Back-to-back defeats to Liverpool and Burnley has put Solskjaer under pressure, while fan’s anger has been directed at their owners and the lack of investment into their club. United […]

Manchester United transfer news LIVE: Fernandes deal done ‘imminently’, Can move on, contract offered to Arsenal target

27 Jan

We’ll keep you updated with all the latest Manchester United news with the transfer window now open… Current top stories: Six January transfers that could happen before deadline day including Christian Eriksen leaving Tottenham and Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United Manchester United hit Tranmere for six in stress-free FA Cup tie ‘Manchester United are shambolic […]

Six January transfers that could happen before deadline day including Christian Eriksen leaving Tottenham and Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United

27 Jan

In truth, this January transfer window has been very low key so far with many of the promising rumours failing to formulate into reality. The only standout deals to date are Ashley Young leaving Manchester United for Inter Milan and Benfica youngster Gedson Fernandes joining Tottenham on loan. Liverpool also signed Takumi Minamino from Red […]

Neymar pays tribute to Kobe Bryant with 2-4 goal celebration after basketball legend is killed in helicopter crash

26 Jan

Neymar paid a classy tribute to Kobe Bryant during Pairs Saint-Germain’s 2-0 win over Lille. Basketball legend Bryant was tragically killed when his private aircraft crashed in Calabasas near LA, California on Sunday morning. Four other people on the aircraft were killed as an investigation into the crash is underway. Neymar, who is believed to […]

West Ham play games like they are testimonials, says Tony Cascarino after shock FA Cup exit to West Brom

26 Jan

Tony Cascarino has slammed West Ham’s FA Cup exit to West Brom on Saturday. The Hammers were dumped out of the competition in the fourth round thanks to Conor Townsend’s early strike for the Championship club. It was the third successive time West Ham have suffered FA Cup exits to lower league opposition after previous […]

Inter Milan ‘close to finalising’ Christian Eriksen transfer from Tottenham with deal set to be confirmed on Monday

26 Jan

Inter Milan are expected to sign Christian Eriksen on Monday, reports claim. The Tottenham playmaker was left out of Jose Mourinho’s squad for Saturday’s 1-1 FA Cup draw at Southampton. Sky Sports say Eriksen is set to complete a £16.8million move to the San Siro on a weekly wage which could reach up to £320,000. […]

Tottenham ‘sign PSV Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn’ who misses Eredivise clash on Sunday because of transfer

26 Jan

Tottenham have signed PSV Eindhoven winger Steven Bergwijn, according to reports. The 22-year-old has been left out of PSV’s squad to face Twente in the Eredivisie on Sunday to complete his transfer to the Premier League. And FOX Sports claim Jose Mourinho has secured his second signing of the January window in Bergwijn, following the […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Tottenham working on Gareth Bale deal, Bruno Fernandes to join Manchester United ‘this week’, Liverpool chase Benfica wonderkid

26 Jan

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Sunday’s papers and online… Manchester United are hoping to complete the transfer of Bruno Fernandes this week after cash-strapped Sporting Lisbon lowered their demands. The deal appeared to have collapsed only a couple of days ago, but negotiations are back on heading into […]

17-year-old Mexico starlet Eugenio Pizzuto suffers horror injury just NINE minutes into his professional debut for Pachuca

26 Jan

Eugenio Pizzuto endured the worst professional debut imaginable on Saturday as he suffered a horror injury only NINE minutes into his first ever club appearance. Pizzuto, the 17-year-old midfielder, is rated highly in his country and was part of the Mexico squad which finished runners-up to Brazil at last year’s Under-17 World Cup. He joined […]

Vincent Kompany asked Robin van Persie to come out of retirement and sign for Anderlecht, says ex-Arsenal and Manchester United man

26 Jan

Robin van Persie has revealed that Vincent Kompany asked him to come out of retirement and join Anderlecht. The former Arsenal and Manchester United striker retired at the end of last season when his spell at Feyenoord came to an end. He took part in former Manchester City captain Kompany’s testimonial in September and scored […]

Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United: Transfer negotiations back on as Red Devils ‘increase offer’ for Sporting Lisbon star

26 Jan

Manchester United haven’t given up on getting Bruno Fernandes just yet with the club reportedly launching an improved bid for the midfielder. The Premier League club were hoping to sign the Sporting Lisbon star this month but the deal collapsed with the two clubs very far apart in their transfer valuations. It’s understood an initial […]