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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Jude Bellingham warned against Manchester United move by former Birmingham City star Jermaine Pennant

23 Jan

Jermaine Pennant has described 16-year-old Birmingham City sensation Jude Bellingham as a ‘fantastic talent’ – but has urged the youngster to reject a move to Manchester United. The teen has been linked with a stunning move away from the Blues, with United reportedly willing to pay over £30million to sign him, while Barcelona are also […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer makes Manchester United transfer plea as Burno Fernandes deal stalls and sensational Carlos Tevez return rumoured

23 Jan

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Manchester United are ‘hoping’ to sign someone before the end of the January transfer window. The Red Devils suffered an ’embarrassing’ 2-0 defeat at home to Burnley on Wednesday evening, the first time the Clarets have won at Old Trafford since 1962. Having set another unwanted Premier League record, Solskjaer will […]

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 […]

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 […]

Manchester United transfer target Bruno Fernandes similar to Frank Lampard and the best player in Portugal ‘by miles’, says Carlos Carvalhal

22 Jan

Carlos Carvalhal says Manchester United are getting one hell of a player in Bruno Fernandes, ahead of his proposed January transfer from Sporting Lisbon. The former Sporting manager has compared the 25-year-old to Frank Lampard and says he is the best player in Portugal ‘by miles’. Fernandes is expected to sign for the Red Devils […]

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard gives surprising transfer update on striker search and ‘hopes’ Tammy Abraham injury is not serious

22 Jan

Frank Lampard believes Chelsea can cope without Tammy Abraham after the England striker suffered an ankle injury scare in the 2-2 draw with ten-man Arsenal. Abraham hobbled off the Stamford Bridge turf at full-time as Chelsea failed to capitalise on former fan favourite David Luiz’s red card, thwarted by Hector Bellerin’s late equaliser. Cesar Azpilicueta […]

Bruno Fernandes argues with police and storms off in what could be final Sporting Lisbon appearance before Manchester United transfer

22 Jan

Bruno Fernandes may well have spurned his final opportunity to say goodbye to his adoring Sporting Lisbon fans ahead of his proposed move to Manchester United. The 25-year-old was clearly incensed at his team conceding a late winner in a 2-1 defeat to Braga in the Portuguese League Cup. And with rumours of a move […]

Kylian Mbappe labels Liverpool a ‘machine’ as he honestly discusses Paris Saint-Germain future amid Real Madrid transfer links

21 Jan

Kylian Mbappe has heaped praise on Liverpool as they continue their pursuit of the Premier League title. However, the World Cup winner refused to even discuss the possibility of leaving current club Paris Saint-Germain. Liverpool fans began to speculate the wonderkid would be coming to Anfield after the club agreed a lucrative deal with kit […]

Why Timo Werner ‘would prefer to sign for Liverpool over Chelsea’, according to report in Germany

20 Jan

Liverpool and Chelsea target Timo Werner would favour a move to Anfield, according to a report in Germany. The Red Bull Leipzig striker has been linked with a transfer to the Premier League since last season but his contract expires in 2023. Werner has 24 goals in 25 appearances for Leipzig this season. It is […]

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 […]

Arsenal ‘agree deal’ to sign PSG defender Layvin Kurzawa – but former Gunners scout criticises proposed transfer

20 Jan

Arsenal have been urged not to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa. Kurzawa has allegedly agreed a five-year deal with the Gunners and will formalise his transfer when his PSG contract expires at the end of the season. The report also suggests Arsenal wanted to get Kurzawa signed this month as they have a lot […]

Frank Lampard press conference: Chelsea boss on Edinson Cavani rumours, transfer window latest, Mikel Arteta and Arsenal preview

20 Jan

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has refused to rule out a move for Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani. The Blues are finally able to make transfers having had their two-window FIFA transfer ban halved by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Cavani has handed in an official transfer request to PSG officials amid interest from Atletico […]

Teddy Sheringham tells Manchester United to BACK Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in transfer market and says Paul Pogba is a ‘big problem’

20 Jan

Teddy Sheringham has urged Manchester United to stick with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and back him in the transfer market. The former striker, fresh from his surprise unmasking on hit show the Masked Singer, also told talkSPORT there are ‘big problems’ at Old Trafford, ‘and Paul Pogba is one of them’. Pogba is currently struggling […]

Bruno Fernandes ‘desperate’ to complete Manchester United transfer as talks over January move from Sporting Lisbon stall

20 Jan

Bruno Fernandes is said to be ‘desperate’ to leave Sporting Lisbon and make his move to Manchester United in January. Talks have stalled over the Portuguese midfielder’s switch to Old Trafford, with United and Sporting yet to come to an agreement over a fee. Reports in Portugal have suggested the deal is now in the […]

‘Sadio Mane is happy to stay at Liverpool although I can see Mohamed Salah itching to change things up’, claims former Red

18 Jan

Sadio Mane moving to Real Madrid would make sense but Mohamed Salah could leave Liverpool before him. This is the view of former Red Jason McAteer, who believes the ‘Egyptian King’ could go as early as next summer. Senegal star Mane has been Liverpool’s standout player this season, having scored 15 goals in all competitions. […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United make £25m bid for 16-year-old, Arsenal warned about Upamecano deal, forgotten Chelsea ace to Inter Milan?

18 Jan

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Saturday’s papers and online… Manchester United are close to agreeing the signing of Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes in a deal that could be worth up to £60million, after he played what could be his final game for the Portuguese club on Friday […]

Christian Eriksen must ‘remain professional and give 100 per cent for Tottenham’ amid Inter Milan interest, says ex-player Louis Saha

18 Jan

Christian Eriksen may be leaving Tottenham but must be prepared to ‘give 100 per cent’ for the team while he’s still there. This is the view of former Spurs striker Louis Saha, who suggested that the Dane’s desire to leave the club has had an effect on his performances this season. Eriksen’s contract at Spurs […]

Hull City reveal they’ve previously muted talkSPORT’s Moose on Twitter before announcing Martin Samuelsen transfer from West Ham

16 Jan

He boasts almost three decades in sports journalism, but talkSPORT legend Ian Abrahams sometimes rubs people the wrong way. Abrahams, affectionately known as ‘The Moose’, is exceptionally well-known in his field and seems to be ‘friends’ with everyone in the world of sport. Happy 36th Birthday to Switzerland defender ⁦Stephen Lichsteiner have a great day […]

Liverpool to make ‘club-record £107million bid for transfer target Kai Havertz’, who has been compared to Michael Ballack

16 Jan

Liverpool are preparing a whopping club record bid for Bayer Leverkusen wonderkid Kai Havertz, according to reports in Spain. Midfielder Havertz, who has been compared to former Chelsea and Bayern Munich star Michael Ballack, is one of Europe’s most sought after talents. He has been a regular at Bayer Leverkusen during the past four seasons […]

Transfer update on Christian Eriksen to Inter Milan, Thomas Muller to Manchester United and Tottenham’s striker search with Llorente linked

16 Jan

Tottenham playmaker Christian Eriksen WILL join Inter this month, it’s just a matter of how much for, according to European football broadcaster Kevin Hatchard. Kev joined The Sports Bar on talkSPORT for a game of Transfer Deal or No Deal, as he offered an update on the latest rumours doing the rounds in the January […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Arsenal make Mertens approach, Koulibaly to Manchester United ‘done’, Liverpool plan club-record bid

15 Jan

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online… Manchester United have completed the signing of Kalidou Koulibaly, according to a sensational report in Italy. Italian journalist Fabio Santini claims Koulibaly will not be leaving Napoli in the January transfer window, however, with the deal expected go through […]

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 […]

Kalidou Koulibaly’s £64million transfer to Manchester United ‘all done’, claims sensational report in Italy

15 Jan

Manchester United have reportedly completed a deal to sign highly-rated Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly. Koulibaly, 28, has been linked with a move to Old Trafford as well as a number of Europe’s other big clubs for the past few transfer windows. And reports in Italy claim the Red Devils have stolen a march in the […]

Jose Mourinho says Christian Eriksen can leave Tottenham with pride amid January transfer links to Inter Milan

15 Jan

Jose Mourinho has said Christian Eriksen can leave Tottenham with his head held high, amid reports of a January transfer to Internazionale. The boss has backed Danish ace Eriksen after he received boos from supporters in recent games, and insisted the playmaker has ‘given everything’ for Spurs. The Denmark international’s career in north London is […]

Tottenham warned striker target Krzysztof Piatek could be ‘the second coming of Vincent Janssen’ by European football expert

14 Jan

Tottenham have been warned striker target Krzysztof Piatek may not be cut out for the Premier League, amid reports he is close to a January transfer. It is claimed Spurs have agreed a £28million deal to sign the Polish frontman from Milan, as cover for talisman Harry Kane who has been ruled out until April […]