Wednesday 08

Latest Football News

Tottenham Hotspur

Vertonghen weighing up his options as Spurs deal runs down

25th March 2020, 15:49

Jan Vertonghen says he's been weighing up the "pros and cons" of staying at Tottenham as he enters the final few months of his contract.


Delay announced on Tokyo Olympics

24th March 2020, 13:59

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will now take place next year after organisers postponed the event due to the coronavirus pandemic.

West Ham United

West Ham face fight to keep Rice away from Chelsea

24th March 2020, 13:23

West Ham look set to face a major battle to keep hold of star midfielder Declan Rice in the summer with Chelsea said to be keen.

Athletic Bilbao

ClubCall XI: Active one-club men

8th April 2020, 15:29

The ongoing debate over clubs taking up the government's furloughing scheme to avoid financial difficulty has shone on football.

Leicester City

Premier League review – October 2019

8th April 2020, 14:59

Liverpool extended their lead at the top of the Premier League during October, but it was Leicester that ended the month as record breakers.


Burnley calling out for midfield reinforcements

7th April 2020, 22:41

Burnley, more than most, have been hit hard by the financial implications of the coronavirus, leaving them with a lot of transfer work to do this summer.

Leicester City

Premier League review – September 2019

7th April 2020, 13:51

The first international break of the season meant there were just three rounds of fixtures during September, with Liverpool maintaining their perfect start.


Ancelotti crucial to Everton high hopes

6th April 2020, 21:35

It was 15 months ago when Everton owner Farhad Moshiri stated that he wanted Everton to be challenging for the Premier League title.

Leicester City

Premier League review – August 2019

6th April 2020, 15:31

It is unclear when or if the 2019-20 Premier League season will reach a conclusion, so we have begun a month-by-month review of the campaign to date.


Are Arteta and Edu on a transfer collision course at Arsenal?

5th April 2020, 17:51

Renewed speculation linking Arsenal with a move for Paris St Germain's Layvin Kurzawa may well indicate more than just the club's interest in a new left-back.


Klopp must resolve Liverpool key issue in summer transfer window

5th April 2020, 17:21

It seems strange to suggest that Liverpool have to find solutions to any problems, after what has been incredible Premier League season to date for the Reds.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Wolves ace has no desire to leave Molineux

4th April 2020, 17:40

Raul Jimenez is believed to be a close season target for several Premier League clubs, but the Mexican ace does not appear interested in leaving Wolves.

Aston Villa

Deeney offers surprise defence for Villa ace Grealish

4th April 2020, 17:10

After a week of criticism for breaking lockdown rules, Jack Grealish has received some support from fellow Premier League player Troy Deeney.


Burnley duo Brady and Hendrick on Bruce’s Newcastle hit-list

29th March 2020, 18:47

Newcastle United are reportedly plotting to swoop for Burnley midfielders Robbie Brady and Jeff Hendrick on free transfers this summer.

Inter Milan

On-loan Nainggolan may need to take pay cut to secure Cagliari switch

29th March 2020, 17:15

Radja Nainggolan reportedly must face a wage decrease if he is to join Cagliari on a permanent basis from inter Milan.

Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace join Southampton and West Ham in chase for keeper Sa

29th March 2020, 17:15

Crystal Palace have reportedly joined Southampton and West Ham in the race for Olympiacos' Jose Sa, which could cast doubts on Vicente Guaita's Eagles future.

Borussia Dortmund

Rummenigge advises Gotze to move on from Dortmund

29th March 2020, 16:45

Former Borussia Dortmund forward Michael Rummenigge has suggested there will be plenty of takers for out-of-contract midfielder Mario Gotze.

Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs duo Bergwijn and Son head home for personal reasons

29th March 2020, 16:45

Spurs have permitted Heung-Min Son and Steven Bergwijn to return to their home countries amid the Premier League hiatus caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Real Madrid

Real Madrid make Arsenal forward Aubameyang their Plan C

29th March 2020, 16:45

Real Madrid will reportedly target a move for Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang if they cannot sign Erling Haaland or Sadio Mane.

Borussia Dortmund

Watzke reaffirms Dortmund’s stance over England star Sancho

29th March 2020, 15:15

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans Joachim Watzke says the club will not be bullied into selling Jadon Sancho for a knock down price in the summer transfer window.


Xavi confident of stepping up to Barcelona challenge

29th March 2020, 14:15

Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi says he is ready to return to the club as manager, but he has warned he would remove any “toxicity” in the dressing room.


Pirlo plays down potential Juventus return

29th March 2020, 14:15

Former Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo says he has not held talks to become the club's new Under-23 boss, despite recent reports in Italy.


Everton in scrap with Sevilla over Ligue 1 star Sarr

29th March 2020, 13:43

Everton reportedly want Marseille right-back Bouna Sarr in another hint that Carlo Ancelotti wants to upgrade the position after the link to Santiago Arias.

Newcastle United

Newcastle continue to scout Nice midfield ace Cyprien

29th March 2020, 12:45

Newcastle are still working hard in their attempts to sign new players, with Nice midfielder Wylan Cyprien high on their list of targets.

Manchester United

Top Manchester United targets also wanted by Chelsea

29th March 2020, 12:45

Manchester United look set to face competition from Chelsea for two of their top transfer targets this summer, reports have claimed.


Chelsea make approach to sign Real Madrid defender

29th March 2020, 12:45

Chelsea are reported to be lining up a swoop for talented Real Madrid full-back Achraf Hakimi, but signing him will be easier said than done.


Liverpool relief as Real Madrid switch transfer targets

29th March 2020, 12:45

Liverpool may be able to breathe a sigh of relief following reports Real Madrid could drop their interest in Sadio Mane.

Leicester City

Leicester City face battle as duo join race for Celtic strike ace

29th March 2020, 12:13

Leicester City will face a battle to sign Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard after Arsenal and Everton were also linked with a swoop for the Frenchman.


Brook confident of getting Crawford to the UK

29th March 2020, 12:01

Sheffield's Kell Brook says Terence Crawford could be willing to fight in Britain and defend his WBO welterweight title.


Osimhen itching for return to action with Lille

28th March 2020, 19:33

Lille forward Victor Osimhen has confirmed he is desperate for the Ligue 1 season to resume once the coronavirus pandemic is under control.

Inter Milan

Inter were the priority for Giroud in January

28th March 2020, 19:33

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has confirmed his priority had been to join Inter Milan during the January transfer window.

Borussia Dortmund

Dortmund star Hakimi unsure over next move

28th March 2020, 17:34

Borussia Dortmund loanee Achraf Hakimi admits he does not know where his future lies beyond the end of the season.

West Ham United

Brady behind plan to finish current season

28th March 2020, 17:34

West Ham vice-chairwoman Karren Brady has insisted she's behind the joint Premier League plan to get the season played to a finish this summer.


Holgate hails Ancelotti’s positive Everton influence

28th March 2020, 15:32

Mason Holgate has praised the impact Carlo Ancelotti has had on his game and the team overall since he took over as Everton boss.


Mullins was shocked by Watford job decision

28th March 2020, 14:29

Watford assistant coach Hayden Mullins has admitted he wasn't expecting Nigel Pearson to keep him on as part of his backroom staff.


Klopp looks ahead to eventual football return

28th March 2020, 13:59

Jurgen Klopp has reiterated his belief that football matters little at the moment but admits he is looking forward to its return eventually.


Kurzawa to Arsenal rumours will not go away

28th March 2020, 13:59

Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa has once again been linked with a move to Arsenal in the summer transfer window.

Tottenham Hotspur

Mourinho looks to veteran defender as he looks to strengthen his back line

28th March 2020, 13:31

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is looking to sign Inter Milan defender Diego Godin, according to reports in Italy.


Carlos tells Neymar to choose Real over Barca

28th March 2020, 13:31

Former Real Madrid defender Roberto Carlos says fellow Brazilian Neymar should look to sign on at the Bernabeu rather than return to Barcelona.


Insigne hails influence of Napoli boss Gattuso

28th March 2020, 12:32

Napoli captain Lorenzo Insigne has praised the influence of boss Gennaro Gattuso on the squad since his appointment in December.

Bayern Munich

Rummenigge blasts unrealistic Sane – Alaba swap report

28th March 2020, 12:32

Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has laughed off reports David Alaba and Leroy Sane could be involved in a swap deal.


Pedro set for Stamford Bridge exit in the summer

28th March 2020, 11:00

Chelsea midfielder Pedro has revealed that he will be leaving the club when his contract runs out in the summer.

Manchester United

Rashford getting back to fitness and feels much better

28th March 2020, 10:29

Marcus Rashford has revealed he is in a "much better place" in recovery from the back injury that has sidelined him since January.

Manchester United

Red Devils committed to finishing the season

28th March 2020, 09:59

Manchester United remain committed to finishing the current season and have contingency arrangements should matches be played behind closed doors.

Brighton & Hove Albion

Current lockdown reminds Potter of days in Sweden

28th March 2020, 09:29

Brighton boss Graham Potter says the current lockdown in football reminds him of his time in Sweden when football used to be suspended because of the weather.

Tottenham Hotspur

Winks adapting well to ‘strange’ Spurs situation

27th March 2020, 18:51

Harry Winks has admitted training at home on his own has been a "bit strange" but the Tottenham midfielder says he's coping well.


Cleverley trying to retain sense of normality during pandemic

27th March 2020, 17:49

Watford's Tom Cleverley says he's trying to stick to his usual routine but admits it hasn't been easy due to the uncertainty created by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Crystal Palace

Zaha – is the best yet to come from the Eagles trickster?

27th March 2020, 16:47

As Wilfried Zaha celebrates the 10th anniversary of his Crystal Palace debut, we ask whether the enigmatic forward's career will ever take off.

Sheffield United

Sheffield United star McGoldrick on course for unwanted Premier League record

27th March 2020, 16:47

If the 2019-20 Premier League season does not resume, Sheffield United forward David McGoldrick will set an unwanted record.


Gabriel cools summer Everton move talk

27th March 2020, 16:21

Defender Gabriel Magalhaes has played down reports he could join Everton this summer, saying "I have my head in Lille".