VAR drama as Juventus are controversially awarded late penalty vs Milan which Cristiano Ronaldo converts to rescue draw

14 Feb

Juventus were controversially awarded a late penalty by VAR as they rescued a draw against Milan in Thursday’s Coppa Italia semi-final first leg. Cristiano Ronaldo’s speculative bicycle kick hit the unsuspecting Davide Calabria on the arm, with the defender only a yard away from Ronaldo and looking in the opposite direction, in the 88th minute. […]

Manchester United told to swap Paul Pogba for Aaron Ramsey as agent reveals midfielder ‘wouldn’t mind’ Juventus return

14 Feb

Ray Parlour believes the time is right for Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United this summer, and claims former Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey would be a great replacement. It is widely claimed Pogba wants to leave Old Trafford, for the second time in his career, at the end of the season and has reportedly told […]

Inter Milan vs Napoli live stream: How to watch Coppa Italia clash – TV channel, kick-off time and team news

12 Feb

Inter Milan host Napoli this week in the first-leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final. Inter head into the clash having beaten rivals AC Milan 4-2 at the weekend while Napoli suffered a surprise home defeat to Lecce. The Nerazzurri beat Fiorentina in the quarter-finals while the Partenopei saw off Lazio. Inter Milan vs Napoli: Date […]

Liverpool join transfer race to sign Manchester United and Man City target Marash Kumbulla

11 Feb

Liverpool will reportedly lock horns with Manchester United and Manchester City in their attempts to sign Albanian defender Marash Kumbulla. The centre-back, who currently plays for Italian side Hellas Verona, is on the radar of a number of top European sides. Kumbulla, 20, was understood to be in contention to sign for the Red Devils […]

Reported West Ham transfer target Morgan Sanson laughed when he read ‘nonsense’ speculation in January window

10 Feb

Marseille midfielder Morgan Sanson admitted he laughed when he read the ‘nonsense’ about reported interest from West Ham United. The 25-year-old appears to be on the brink of leaving the Ligue 1 side after his stellar performances for the past 18 months, already grabbing three goals and three assists this season. Although a move to […]

Ashley Young says ‘it doesn’t get any better than that’ as Inter win Milan derby, with Lukaku crowning himself ‘new king in town’

10 Feb

Ashley Young says helping Inter come from behind to win their Milan derby is one of the greatest moments of his career. Young, the 34-year-old former England player, joined Inter last month from Manchester United to link up with a number of other ex-Premier League players in Antonio Conte’s squad. Inter are battling for the […]

Christian Eriksen: Inter midfielder says he became a ‘black sheep’ at Tottenham and confirms Manchester United talks

5 Feb

Christian Eriksen finally secured his departure from Tottenham in the final week of the January transfer window, and he claims he became a ‘black sheep’ in north London during his final months at Spurs. Eriksen, the Denmark midfielder, decided to run down his contract and Tottenham sold him last month to Internazionale of Milan. They […]

More Erling Haaland and Cristiano Ronaldo goals, Jose Mourinho’s reaction, Neymar rainbow flick and more things we loved

2 Feb

It was another eventful weekend for sport. Novak Djokovic won his 17th Grand Slam, while Tottenham inflicted a sixth defeat of the season on Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. And that’s not all that caught the attention of talkSPORT. Erling Haaland at the double Haaland just can’t stop scoring at the moment. The 19-year-old has netted […]

Juventus prepare world record £150m bid for Virgil van Dijk and believe Liverpool defender ‘may be ready for a new challenge’

2 Feb

Juventus believe they can sign Virgil van Dijk from Liverpool this summer and are preparing a bid of around £150million for the centre-back, it is being reported. With Premier League success looking more and more likely, the Serie A giants believe they can snap up the Netherlands captain as he would be open to a […]

Christian Eriksen: Inter confirm signing of Denmark midfielder as Tottenham announce permanent Giovani Lo Celso deal

28 Jan

Christian Eriksen’s long-awaited transfer to Internazionale has finally been completed, the Italian club have confirmed. Eriksen, the Denmark midfielder, joins Serie A title challengers Inter to call time on his Spurs career after six-and-a-half years in north London. He leaves Tottenham six months before he would have become a free agent, having refused to extend […]

10 bargain January signings Premier League clubs could make, including Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal targets

28 Jan

As we enter the final week of the January transfer window, managers and agents will be frantically scrambling to get deals done and over the line before 11pm on Friday night. The Premier League season has been as tumultuous and chaotic as ever, with several clubs surely keen to strengthen their squad this month. Of […]

Paulo Dybala admits he nearly left Juventus last summer amid Manchester United and Tottenham’s interest in red-hot forward

25 Jan

Paulo Dybala has admitted he very nearly left Juventus in the summer. The 26-year-old, who has been on red-hot form this season with 11 goals in 26 games, was linked with a move to Manchester United and Tottenham, but ended up staying in Turin. “I was close to leaving. That was in the club’s thinking, […]

Christian Eriksen latest: Inter Milan raise offer to Tottenham to £11million plus bonuses – reports

20 Jan

Inter Milan have reportedly upped their offer in their attempts to sign wantaway Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen. Eriksen, 27, looks set to leave Spurs with his contract expiring at the end of the season, although he’s been free to negotiate a pre-contract agreement with foreign clubs since January 1. This means January is the club’s […]

Gennaro Gattuso ‘considering resigning’ as Napoli manager following disastrous start… but Juventus match will be deciding factor

19 Jan

Gennaro Gattuso is reportedly considering resigning as Napoli’s head coach following his disastrous start with the club. Napoli have lost four of their five league matches since Gattuso succeeded Carlo Ancelotti, with the latest a disappointing 2-0 defeat at home by Fiorentina on Saturday. According to the Mail, Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has no […]

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho slams Antonio Conte for discussing Christian Eriksen to Inter Milan transfer rumours

18 Jan

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has criticised Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte for publicly discussing the transfer rumours surrounding Christian Eriksen. Conte has spoken about the possibility of signing the Spurs midfielder, whose contract expires in the summer, in the January transfer window. Reports in Italy claimed the Denmark international’s agent is currently in Milan to […]

UEFA reveal top 20 highest wage bills in Europe, including Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal

16 Jan

Clubs often have to pay huge wages to land top players and there is correlation between wages paid and success. Man City’s four Premier League title triumphs have come largely thanks to billionaire Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan takeover in 2008. The Citizens were able to attract Europe’s biggest stars such as David Silva, […]

Manchester United still top of Money League for English clubs, but Liverpool and Man City to take over, Barcelona and Real Madrid lead overall

14 Jan

They are no longer kings of their own division and now Manchester United’s 23-year financial dominance could soon be at an end, too. In terms of revenue generated, the 20 times English champions are still top of Deloitte’s Football Money League, but their place at the top could come under threat from Manchester City or […]

Ashley Young future: Crystal Palace and Lazio join race to sign Manchester United man despite huge Inter Milan interest

12 Jan

There could be a twist in the Ashley Young transfer saga with TWO new clubs entering the race to sign the Manchester United man. The Red Devils are keen for Young, 34, to sign a new one-year deal amid interest from Inter Milan. Inter, who are managed by former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, have offered […]