Liverpool in pole position to sign Timo Werner from RB Leipzig – IF striker is willing to accept substitute role behind Roberto Firmino

15 Nov

Liverpool are keen to sign RB Leipzig wonderkid Timo Werner when the January transfer window opens in 2020. The Reds moved eight points clear of their closest rivals in the Premier League last Sunday, thanks to a 3-1 win over defending champions Manchester City. However, managed Jurgen Klopp is keen to strengthen his squad to […]

David Beckham has ‘tempted’ Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric with offer to join new MLS side Inter Miami

14 Nov

David Beckham is hoping to make Luka Modric the first of many marquee signings for his new Inter Miami franchise ahead of their 2020 MLS debut. The former England captain has apparently made the Real Madrid midfielder a primary target ahead of Inter Miami’s maiden season. According to Diario AS, the 2018 Ballon d’Or winner […]

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp ‘turned down’ chance to sign Frenkie De Jong, according to Tim Sherwood

14 Nov

Tim Sherwood has sensationally claimed Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp turned down the chance to sign Frenkie De Jong. The Netherlands international was supposedly one of two players who were ‘offered’ to the Reds boss, according to Sherwood. De Jong justified his status as one of the most coveted and prestigious talents in world football after […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Liverpool join Man United in Sancho chase, Torreira ‘considering’ Arsenal future, Willian wanted by Juventus and Barcelona

14 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Thursday’s papers and online… Liverpool have joined Manchester United in the chase to sign Borussia Dortmund and England star Jadon Sancho (Daily Mail) Chelsea midfielder Willian is wanted by both Juventus and Barcelona (Daily Mirror) Lucas Torreira is reportedly considering his future at […]

Liverpool ‘join race’ for Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho with Manchester United and Barcelona also keen on summer transfer

14 Nov

Liverpool have reportedly joined the growing number of clubs expressing an interest in Jadon Sancho. The England starlet is one of the most exciting young talents in Europe and could be set to leave Borussia Dortmund next summer. The Daily Mail report that Liverpool have entered the race for his signature, joining long-term admirers Manchester […]

Jadon Sancho reveals Chelsea legends Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba were his childhood icons to fuel speculation of Stamford Bridge move

13 Nov

Chelsea target Jadon Sancho has revealed Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba were two players he aspired to emulate as a youngster. The Borussia Dortmund winger is attracting interest from some of Europe’s top clubs for his stellar displays in the Bundesliga. And the Blues may now have the upper hand in negotiations after the teenager […]

Juventus sporting director ‘spotted in Manchester’ to try and complete Paul Pogba swap deal and send Mario Mandzukic to United

13 Nov

Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici has been spotted in Manchester in the hope of completing a sensational swap deal, according to reports. The 47-year-old is supposedly trying to complete a deal which would see Mario Mandzukic move to Manchester United in January. However, Tutto Mercato claims Juve want Paul Pogba to be included in any […]

RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann says he will not stand in way of Timo Werner transfer amid Liverpool and Manchester United links

13 Nov

RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann has admitted he will not stand in Timo Werner’s way if a big club came calling next summer. The German forward has been Leipzig’s talisman since joining them from Stuttgart three-and-a-half years ago. He has netted an impressive 76 goals in his 130 appearances with the club and unsurprisingly a […]

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s top target Mario Mandzukic has ‘packed his bags’ ahead of Manchester United transfer in January window

13 Nov

Mario Mandzukic has ‘packed his bags’ ahead of a January move to Manchester United, according to reports. Once a firm favourite under Massimiliano Allegri at Juventus, the veteran striker has fallen out of favour since Maurizio Sarri’s appointment as head coach. The Croatia international nearly joined the Red Devils in the summer, but it seems […]

Real Madrid plotting £343million move for Paris Saint-Germain’s Kylian Mbappe to smash world transfer record

13 Nov

Real Madrid are reportedly eyeing a world record move to bring sought-after Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe to the Bernabeu. French newspaper Le Parisien claim the LaLiga giants are weighing up a staggering £343million (€400m) offer to prise the 20-year-old away from the Parc des Princes. Any move for the world renowned superstar would smash […]

‘Man United have a priority to buy back’ – Lyon chief admits Memphis Depay could snub £50m Tottenham transfer to make Old Trafford return

13 Nov

Manchester United have the option to exercise a buy-back clause in Memphis Depay’s contract, Lyon chief Juninho has revealed. The Netherlands international was heralded as the next big thing when he joined the Premier League side for £25million from PSV Eindhoven in 2015, even earning the club’s prestigious number seven shirt. But it proved to […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United target winger shining in Eredivisie, West Ham won’t back Pellegrini in January, Arsenal to sign American teen

13 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Wednesday’s papers and online… Real Madrid are considering a world record £340milllion bid for Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe. (Le Parisien) Cristiano Ronaldo will not be fined by Juventus for his reaction to being substituted for the second game running, but the 34-year-old will be expected to apologise […]

Tottenham identify £51m-rated Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini to replace Christian Eriksen

13 Nov

Tottenham have identified Roma midfielder Lorenzo Pellegrini as their replacement for Christian Eriksen, according to reports. The Danish playmaker is out of contract with the north London club at the end of the season and looks set to leave on a free. Many top European clubs such as Barcelona, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain have […]

Arsenal outcast Granit Xhaka ‘begins house hunting’ in Milan ahead of possible January transfer to Serie A

12 Nov

Granit Xhaka has reportedly started house hunting in Milan as he prepares for a possible January move away from Arsenal. Xhaka was stripped of the Arsenal captaincy after confronting fans who booed him as he was withdrawn from the 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace last month. The Switzerland international has not featured for the Gunners […]

From Neymar, Drogba and Kante to McCarthy, Carroll and Song – the stars West Ham wanted and the players they got instead

12 Nov

West Ham United have never been a club renowned for making astute purchases in the transfer market. Instead, the Hammers have historically promoted promising youngsters from their fabled ‘Academy of Football’ and thrusting them into the spotlight of first team football. Naturally, this attracts the attention of bigger clubs and thus begins a vicious cycle […]

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez reveals Leicester blocked him from signing for Arsenal in 2016

11 Nov

Riyad Mahrez has revealed he nearly signed for Arsenal in 2016 but Leicester blocked his move to the Emirates. The Foxes had just done the unthinkable and won their first Premier League title against all the odds, and unsurprisingly many of the top performers were attracting attention from the top flight’s elite. French midfielder N’Golo […]

Liverpool in advanced talks over Ryan Fraser transfer with Bournemouth keen on January swap deal involving Harry Wilson

11 Nov

Liverpool are in advanced talks with Bournemouth over a deal to sign Ryan Fraser in January, talkSPORT understands. Fraser, the winger, has failed to live up to his usual heights this season with only one goal and two assists recorded in 11 appearances. He has previously been linked with England’s biggest clubs, and a transfer […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Man United consider Zlatan Ibrahimovic return, Emery’s job safe at Arsenal, Tottenham target Eriksen replacement

11 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Monday’s papers and online… Manchester United could be tempted to try to bring striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic back to Old Trafford. The 38-year-old ex-Sweden international will be a free agent as his contract with MLS side LA Galaxyis about to end. (TuttoMercatoWeb) The Red […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Arsenal hold talks with ex-Barcelona man, Juventus plot outrageous Manchester United swap deal, plus more

10 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Sunday’s papers and online… Arsenal have held talks with former Spain and Barcelona boss Luis Enrique about the prospect of replacing manager Unai Emery. (El Confidencial, via Metro) Manchester United are lining up a summer move to sign Crystal Palace striker Wilfried Zaha for a second […]

Mikel Arteta backed to replace Unai Emery as Arsenal manager – ‘He would unite a divided club’, says Tony Cascarino

9 Nov

Mikel Arteta has been backed as the perfect man to replace Unai Emery as Arsenal manager. talkSPORT pundit Tony Cascarino says the north Londoners have become ‘divided’ under Arsene Wenger’s successor, and believes Arteta would help to unite the club and their frustrated fans. The former club captain has been linked with the Gunners job […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Real Madrid teen sensation ‘rejected Liverpool’, ‘angry’ Arsenal star set for Emery talks, Man United receive Pogba offer

9 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Saturday’s papers and online… Jurgen Klopp has killed the dreams of Liverpool fans by insisting there is ‘absolutely no chance’ of Kylian Mbappe joining the club – FULL STORY Real Madrid’s teen sensation Rodrygo, who scored a perfect Champions League hat-trick this week, […]

Liverpool transfer news: Jurgen Klopp responds to Kylian Mbappe rumours and insists ‘there is absolutely no chance’ PSG star will sign

9 Nov

Jurgen Klopp has killed the dreams of Liverpool fans by insisting there is ‘absolutely no chance’ of Kylian Mbappe joining the club. The Paris Saint-German star has been the subject of a speculative social media campaign from Reds fans, with #Mbappe2020 trending on Twitter following the news of the Reds’ upcoming kit deal with Nike. […]

Transfer news and football gossip: Salah to leave Liverpool as part of Mbappe swoop, Xhaka set for Arsenal exit, Rodriguez to Man United

8 Nov

talkSPORT.com rounds up all the latest transfer news and football gossip from Friday’s papers and online… Liverpool are planning a £215m move for PSG forward Kylian Mbappe as part of a deal that could see Mohamed Salah head to Real Madrid. (El Desmarque) Former Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka could leave the club in January, with Newcastle […]