Friday 23

Latest Football News


Royals turn to Clement in a bid to save season

23rd March 2018, 16:28

Reading have named Paul Clement as their new manager following the sacking of Jaap Stam this week.

West Ham United

Moyes planning for summer with Hammers

23rd March 2018, 14:22

West Ham boss David Moyes appears to be in no doubt he will be in charge next season as he begins his summer preparations.

Newcastle United

Magpies star - No talks over permanent deal yet

23rd March 2018, 11:26

Martin Dubravka doesn't expect to know if he'll be at St James' Park next season until Newcastle's Premier League status is secure.

Match Previews

Holland v England

23rd March 2018, 17:45

England will start their preparations in earnest for the 2018 World Cup when they face the Netherlands in Amsterdam in a friendly.

Match Previews

Scotland v Costa Rica

23rd March 2018, 17:43

Alex McLeish will begin his second spell as Scotland manager during Friday's friendly clash with Costa Rica at Hampden Park.

West Bromwich Albion

Turkish giants set to make move for Albion pair

23rd March 2018, 17:18

Turkish giants Fenerbahce are reportedly weighing up a summer bid for West Brom pair Salomon Rondon and Nacer Chadli.


Preston misfit back on Rangers' radar

23rd March 2018, 17:17

Rangers are lying in wait for a fresh chance to sign ex-Motherwell striker Louis Moult - who's struggling to get a game for Preston.

Manchester United

United dealt blow in race for Ajax star

23rd March 2018, 16:59

Manchester United may miss out on signing Ajax ace Justin Kluivert due to the preferences of his father Patrick.


No breakdown but no progress in Rogic deal talks

23rd March 2018, 16:58

Tom Rogic has not yet given Celtic a steer on his future as he edges closer to the final year of his current contract.


Dillian out to 'smash' Browne

23rd March 2018, 16:39

Dillian Whyte has promised to overpower Lucas Browne when the pair meet on Saturday in London.

Huddersfield Town

Terriers backed by Stewart for survival

23rd March 2018, 16:31

Sir Patrick Stewart has backed his beloved Huddersfield Town to avoid Premier League relegation this season.

Brighton & Hove Albion

Krul - Locadia ready for Brighton chance

23rd March 2018, 16:24

Tim Krul believes Brighton team-mate Jurgen Locadia is ready to seize his chance in the first-team.

Swansea City

Swansea starlet De Boer targets step up

23rd March 2018, 16:20

Swansea youngster Kees De Boer believes he is heading in the right direction towards a first-team call-up at the club.


Hughes appointment hailed by striker

23rd March 2018, 15:58

Southampton striker Charlie Austin believes Mark Hughes can help the club to beat relegation this season.

Atletico Madrid

Cerezo - Griezmann expected to remain at Atletico

23rd March 2018, 15:57

Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo says he is confident Antoine Griezmann will stay at the club beyond the summer.


Liverpool hoping to snap up Besiktas frontman

23rd March 2018, 15:39

Reports claim that Liverpool are ready to battle it out with Manchester United and Wolves for Besiktas striker Anderson Talisca.

St Etienne

Bamba tipped for Inter switch

23rd March 2018, 15:37

Saint-Etienne’s Jonathan Bamba is reportedly attracting interest from Inter Milan amid the speculation regarding his contract.


Brazilian star's admits Silva sacking was a blow

23rd March 2018, 15:29

Richarlison admits Marco Silva's sacking came as a blow and that the Watford squad can't explain their mid-season dip in form.

Crystal Palace

Zaha can guide Palace to safety - Delaney

23rd March 2018, 15:28

Damien Delaney has backed Crystal Palace team-mate Wilfried Zaha to keep the club in the Premier League.


Denmark allow Christensen to return to London

23rd March 2018, 15:27

Denmark have granted Andreas Christensen permission to return to Chelsea after struggling with fatigue.


Wells fully focused on success with Clarets

23rd March 2018, 15:25

Nahki Wells insists his main focus is on being successful with Burnley but hasn't ruled out a return to international football.


Hector linked with Liverpool switch

23rd March 2018, 14:19

Cologne star Jonas Hector is reportedly a summer target for Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp.


Kluivert can further development in Holland - Koeman

23rd March 2018, 14:10

Justin Kluivert is in talks with Ajax over a new deal and has been urged to stay put, according to Holland boss Ronald Koeman.


Gunners midfielder praised by Howe

23rd March 2018, 14:06

Eddie Howe has praised Jack Wilshere for his help in improving Lewis Cook's game as he prepares to make his England bow.


Benatia discusses Juve mindset

23rd March 2018, 14:06

Mehdi Benatia believes Juventus' preference for results over glittering football is the key reason for their years of success.

Leicester City

Man City and Bayern target reveals why he joined Foxes

23rd March 2018, 14:01

Leicester's January recruit Kamal Sowah says although Bayern Munich and Man City were interested, the Foxes wanted him the most.


Arsenal keen to land on-loan Lyon youngster

23rd March 2018, 14:00

On-loan Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele is reportedly set to be the subject of interest from Arsenal in the summer.


Dugarry wants Tolisso ahead of Pogba

23rd March 2018, 13:54

French World Cup winner Christophe Dugarry believes Paul Pogba's indifferent form means he should be dropped.

Schalke 04

Meyer moves closer to Schalke exit

23rd March 2018, 13:51

Schalke president Clemens Tonnies has revealed Max Meyer has cancelled contract talks with the club.

Inter Milan

Santos looking to extend Gabigol's deal

23rd March 2018, 13:47

Santos President Jose Carlos Peres says Inter striker Gabriel Barbosa, known as Gabigol, could stay on when his loan deal expires.

Leicester City

Foxes prepared for long summer if they pip Clarets

23rd March 2018, 13:44

Ben Chilwell insists the Leicester City squad are focused on a strong finish to the season in order to qualify for the Europa League.


Alisson - I can taste World Cup

23rd March 2018, 13:00

Brazil goalkeeper Alisson Becker says being in Russia for Friday's friendly has given him a "taste" for the World Cup.

Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs' style of play deserves reward - Lloris

23rd March 2018, 12:16

Tottenham deserve to win some sliverware because of the brand of football they play, according to keeper Hugo Lloris.

Swansea City

Carvalhal expected to stick around at Swansea

23rd March 2018, 12:07

Carlos Carvalhal will reportedly remain the head coach of Swansea City next season whether the team avoid relegation or not.

Stoke City

Ex-Barca star set for Stoke City pay-off

23rd March 2018, 11:43

Stoke are reported to be preparing to part ways with ex-Barcelona midfielder Ibrahim Afellay by paying his contract up in the summer.

Manchester United

United backroom staff pen Old Trafford deals

23rd March 2018, 11:25

Manchester United backroom staff have penned extended deals at the club to indicate Jose Mourinho is in it for the long haul.

Paris Saint Germain

PSG linked with swoop for Icardi

23rd March 2018, 11:24

PSG are stepping up their interest in Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi amid doubts surrounding the future of Neymar.


Praet issues Serie A stay pledge

23rd March 2018, 11:23

Dennis Praet claims he is happy to stay in Italy's Serie A with Sampdoria despite being linked with a move to the Premier League.

West Ham United

I can score the goals to keep Hammers up - Antonio

23rd March 2018, 11:22

West Ham's Michael Antonio has backed himself to get among the goals again in the upcoming matches of the club's relegation battle.


Mings fighting to return early for Cherries

23rd March 2018, 11:21

Bournemouth defender Tyrone Mings believes there is still a chance he could play again this season following a back injury.


Bellerin unlikely to leave Arsenal - agent

23rd March 2018, 10:32

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin's agent says no club has contacted him to express a desire to sign the right-back this summer.


Goals return not good enough for demanding Giroud

23rd March 2018, 10:25

Olivier Giroud says he wants to see his name on the scoresheet on a regular basis going forward after a slow start to life at Chelsea.

Brighton & Hove Albion

Hughton won't abandon Brighton for Irish - Duffy

23rd March 2018, 10:12

Brighton boss Chris Hughton is not likely to take the Republic of Ireland job any time soon, according to Shane Duffy.

Crystal Palace

Les Verts contract rebel interests Palace, West Ham

23rd March 2018, 10:01

Crystal Palace and West Ham United are reportedly interested in Saint-Etienne contract rebel Jonathan Bamba.

Real Madrid

Real Madrid in race to sign Liverpool ace

23rd March 2018, 09:00

Real Madrid have been boosted in their pursuit of Emre Can as he wants to play for the world's biggest clubs.

West Bromwich Albion

Evans now on Spurs' radar

23rd March 2018, 08:52

Tottenham are the latest club to be linked with a swoop for West Brom defender Jonny Evans for a possible bargain £3million fee.


Davis stays put to boost Saints

23rd March 2018, 08:43

Steven Davis has decided against going on international duty this weekend to focus on building up his fitness levels at Southampton.