How Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola’s mutual appreciation developed into the best Premier League rivalry since Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger

8 Nov

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola will lock horns once again this Sunday and resume a rivalry which has blossomed into one of the greatest of the Premier League era. The Reds welcome the defending Premier League champions to Anfield in the later kick-off, knowing a win will extend their lead at the top of table […]

Marco Silva EXCLUSIVE: Everton boss hails his side’s character and togetherness following Andre Gomes’ serious ankle injury

7 Nov

Everton manager Marco Silva said his side have shown more togetherness following the horror injury suffered by Andre Gomes. The midfielder needed surgery on a fracture dislocation he sustained following a challenge by Tottenham’s Heung-min Son in last Sunday’s Premier League meeting. Gomes’ team-mates were visibly emotional on the pitch, but Silva praised the character […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on winning goal from former Manchester United striker Josh King in Bournemouth defeat and how his side will respond

2 Nov

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised the ‘moment of magic’ Josh King produced for Bournemouth to score the winner against his former side. King’s first half strike was enough for a 1-0 win against Manchester United at the Vitality Stadium in the Premier League clash on Saturday. The Norway striker joined the Red Devils as a teenager […]

Rio Ferdinand identifies reason behind Man United’s upturn in form and gives his thoughts on Scott McTominay’s potential as captain

2 Nov

Rio Ferdinand believes that time given to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and new signings bedding in has been the reason behind Manchester United’s upturn in form. United had struggled in the early part of the season with defeats to Crystal Palace, West Ham and Newcastle in the league. But the Red Devils have won their […]

Arsenal vs Wolves radio commentary: LIVE action and confirmed team news for Premier League clash at the Emirates

1 Nov

Arsenal will be in desperate need of a morale-boosting performance when they welcome Wolves to the Emirates on Saturday. The Gunners’ season has taken a turn of the worse following the ugly scenes that surrounding Granit Xhaka, the fans and Unai Emery in last weekend’s draw with Crystal Palace. Xhaka has been left out of […]

Josh King haunts former club Manchester United: How the ex-Red Devils starlet fought his way back to the top with Bournemouth

1 Nov

Josh King’s story serves as a reminder to all Manchester United’s youngsters that there is more than just one way to reach the top. The 27-year-old striker has gone from Red Devils reject to scoring against them in the Premier League. King gave Bournemouth the lead during the visit of United on Saturday, haunting his […]

Why Arsenal playing Wolves at home in 3pm kick-off is good for Unai Emery and bad for Nuno Espirito Santo

1 Nov

Arsenal fans may be fearing the worst when they host Wolves on Saturday, LIVE on talkSPORT 2. Nuno Espirito Santo’s men have a strong record against the Premier League’s ‘big six’ clubs. In their first season back in England’s top flight last year, Wolves beat Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea, while securing impressive FA Cup victories […]

Premier League results: Pulisic bags perfect hat-trick for Chelsea, Brighton snatch dramatic victory over Everton, Watford still searching for first win

26 Oct

Brighton took advantage of two huge slices of luck to snatch a dramatic 3-2 victory over Everton in the Premier League on Saturday. Lucas Digne turned into his own net in stoppage time to ensure the hosts grabbed all three points after VAR took centre-stage once again. Neal Maupay levelled from the spot for the […]

Frank Lampard responds to Jason Cundy’s claim that every club ‘would love to be Chelsea right now’

26 Oct

Frank Lampard has thanked Jason Cundy after the talkSPORT host claimed everyone would love to be Chelsea. Following their sensational victory at Ajax on Wednesday, Blues fan Cundy argued that, apart from Liverpool and Manchester City, all other clubs would die to be in Chelsea’s current position. He said on Wednesday’s Sports Bar: “Outside of Liverpool and […]

Premier League fixtures LIVE: Manchester City vs Aston Villa, West Ham vs Sheffield United and Burnley vs Chelsea among the games

25 Oct

How many derbies can we fit into today’s coverage on talkSPORT and talkSPORT 2? There’s the Yorkshire one at Hillsborough Stadium, but what about the Carlos Tevez derby in east London? Yes, GameDay begins with a Championship clash and a battle between one formerly sleeping giant and a current one in. talkSPORT will be across […]

Man City duo Rodri and Oleksandr Zinchenko out injured for at least a month

25 Oct

Manchester City have suffered a double injury setback with Rodri and Oleksandr Zinchenko sidelined for at least a month. Manager Pep Guardiola said midfielder Rodri will be out until after the next international break in November with a hamstring issue, while left-back Zinchenko may need six weeks to recover following knee surgery. Rodri, who had […]

N’Golo Kante injury: Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says there’s ‘no timeframe’ on midfielder’s return

25 Oct

Chelsea have been forced to put the return date of N’Golo Kante on hold. Manager Frank Lampard said in the lead-up to their midweek Champions League trip to Ajax that the midfielder’s fitness would be assessed ahead of Saturday’s teatime clash at Burnley – a match you can listen to LIVE on talkSPORT. The key midfielder […]

Man City vs Aston Villa LIVE: Exclusive commentary and confirmed team news with Aguero benched for Premier League clash

25 Oct

Manchester City host Aston Villa at The Etihad as Pep Guardiola’s side look to close the gap on Premier League leaders Liverpool. Aston Villa come into this game with back-to-back wins, with a last gasp goal earning them three points against Brighton & Hove Albion in their most recent fixture. Dean Smith’s Villans currently sit […]

Jack Grealish: Aston Villa star is a unique and maverick talent with a bright England future after inspiration from Chelsea legend John Terry

25 Oct

Jack Grealish believes he is a completely different player and person from the last time Aston Villa were in the Premier League. Villa spent three seasons in the Championship before winning promotion back to the top flight in May. The 24-year-old is now club captain and starting to prove he is a top Premier League […]

Pep Guardiola doesn’t like people thinking it is easy for Manchester City when they win following 2-0 Crystal Palace victory

19 Oct

Pep Guardiola was unhappy with the suggestion that what Manchester City do is easy. City won 2-0 against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park and the result never looked in any doubt. Gabriel Jesus and David Silva scored in the first half to see Guardiola’s side temporarily cut Liverpool’s lead at the top to five points. […]

Manchester City ease to win against Crystal Palace thanks to first half goals from Gabriel Jesus and David Silva

19 Oct

Manchester City got back to winning ways in the Premier League with a 2-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Pep Guardiola’s side suffered a surprise defeat at home to Wolves before the international break but eased to a comfortable win at Selhurst Park. Gabriel Jesus got the scoring started before David Silva added a […]

Mauricio Pochettino EXCLUSIVE: Tottenham manager admits 7-2 Bayern Munich defeat still affecting players after 1-1 draw with Watford

19 Oct

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has told talkSPORT that his team are still working to recover the ‘confidence and trust’ lost in their 7-2 humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich. Spurs lost 3-0 to Brighton just days after the defeat and were held to a 1-1 draw by Watford on Saturday as they returned from […]

VAR chaos at Tottenham: ‘Most confusing incident of the season,’ says Motty as screens show ‘no goal’ for Dele Alli equaliser

19 Oct

There was mass confusion at the Tottenham Hostpur Stadium with VAR at the centre of the controversy. Dele Alli scored a late equaliser for Spurs to rescue a point at home to strugglers Watford. The goal was checked by VAR for a potential handball committed by Alli in the build-up. The goal was given but […]