10:33 PM EDT, Tue August 22, 2017
5 hours ago

Wayne Rooney’s hot form sparks plea for England recall from Everton team-mates but pundits disagree

WAYNE ROONEY’S form has been a big talking point after the striker came off the bench to score his second in two games against Manchester City. After his return to Everton he has looked a rejuvenated force, but these top stars are split over whether he should be picked for England.   YES: Say Michael […]
5 hours ago

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return for Manchester United next month will give Jose Mourinho’s squad even more class – and and above all extra character

AS if Manchester United are not looking strong enough already — Zlatan Ibrahimovic will  return to the ranks this month. Imagine defending a corner when the Swede joins Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba in the box. lIbra’s rehabilitation from the cruciate knee-ligament injury suffered in April is almost complete and he has been persuaded to […]
5 hours ago

Jose Mourinho challenges his Manchester United players to go for Premier League and FA Cup Double and a minimum of quarter finals in Champions League

JOSE MOURINHO has told his Manchester United players to do the Double this season. The Red Devils boss revealed his target for the campaign in a rousing pre-season address to the squad. He said their aim had to be to win the Premier League and FA Cup and at least reach the last eight of […]
9 hours ago

Chelsea transfer news: Danny Drinkwater ‘closing in on move’ as Blues chase £30m deal with Leicester’

DANNY DRINKWATER is closing in on a £30million Chelsea switch, according to reports. Antonio Conte is desperate for reinforcements and has targeted the Leicester midfielder. The Foxes value Drinkwater at £40m – but the Daily Mirror claims a a deal is close to being struck. Boss Craig Shakespeare has admitted the England international and Riyad […]
10 hours ago

Liverpool vs Arsenal: When is it on, what TV channel is it on and what is the latest team news?

LIVERPOOL will welcome Arsenal to Anfield in the Premier League for their third consecutive home match after hosting Crystal Palace and Hoffenheim. While the Gunners will travel up north on the back of their 1-0 defeat away to Stoke as Arsene Wenger will look to get his side back to winning ways. When is Liverpool […]
10 hours ago

Huddersfield Town are set to make a £3m move for Sochaux defender Mickael Alphonse

HUDDERSFIELD are lining up a £3million move for Sochaux defender Mickael Alphonse. Terriers boss David Wagner has earmarked the right-back as cover and competition for skipper Tommy Smith. And club officials have contacted the French outfit about a deal for the 28-year-old, who was voted the best right-back in Ligue 2 last season. Wagner’s men […]
12 hours ago

West Ham line up Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez as pressure builds on boss Slaven Bilic after just TWO GAMES of Premier League season

SLAVEN BILIC’S future at the London Stadium could be in jeopardy after his team’s rocky start to the season, according to reports. The Hammers are already looking for a Plan B to avoid another season of walking the thin relegation line. Co-owners David Gold and David Sullivan are tempted to part ways with Bilic before […]
14 hours ago

Fancy Bears hackers leak claims Carlos Tevez, Gabriel Heinze and Dirk Kuyt were given drug exemptions at 2010 World Cup

CARLOS TEVEZ, Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze were allegedly given Fifa clearance to use banned substances, according to hacked documents published today. The Fancy Bears hackers – who have gained notoriety for sharing medical records of world renowned sports stars – have released lists they claim show how rife doping is in football.   Along […]
14 hours ago

‘When the manager is ready, I’m ready’ Luke Shaw makes injury comeback for Manchester United U23s as he eyes return to Jose Mourinho’s first-team squad

LUKE SHAW made the first steps in his bid to return to Jose Mourinho’s squad after suffering an injury in April. He played almost 60 minutes in the Under-23’s 1-1 draw against Swansea on Monday and came through the other side with more confidence and eagerness to fight for his spot on the first team. […]
15 hours ago

Fancy Bears leak: Five British football stars tested positive for cocaine or ecstasy in 2015 according to documents

THE Hacking group who exposed widespread doping in athletics claim NINE British based players failed drugs tests in 2015 – five for cocaine or ecstasy. Fancy Bears have gained notoriety by digitally hacking detailed medical records of athletes claiming to want to clean up sport from doping cheats. And now they have revealed a list […]
15 hours ago

Philippe Coutinho ready to return for Liverpool after accepting his Barcelona dream is over

PHILIPPE COUTINHO is ready to smooth things over with Liverpool after accepting his Barcelona dream is over. The Reds star, 25, had handed in a transfer request in a bid to join the Catalan club. But the Independent reports the Brazilian is ready to hold talks with the Anfield club and get back to business. […]
15 hours ago

Newcastle risk losing the best manager we have had for over a decade in Rafa Benitez thanks to Mike Ashley’s lack of transfer activity

HERE we sit on zero points and zero goals after two games. An ‘unfortunate’ performance against Spurs followed by a truly dismal display against fellow Premier League newcomers Huddersfield leaves us propping up the table at this early stage. Add that to the on-going negativity and uncertainty around the club in the background and the ominous […]
16 hours ago

Man City will move for £20million Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson after giving up on Jonny Evans

MANCHESTER CITY are on the verge of ending their pursuit for West Brom defender Jonny Evans according to reports. Pep Guardiola will instead divert his attention to Middlesbrough’s Ben Gibson if they fail to land the Irishman. Gibson has been identified as Guardiola’s back up plan and City are prepared to launch a £20million bid […]
16 hours ago

Jack Wilshere WILL be available for Arsenal’s trip to Liverpool despite seeing red against Manchester City’s U23s

JACK WILSHERE will be available for Arsenal’s crunch clash at Liverpool on Sunday despite his latest comeback ending in RED MIST. The midfielder was raging on Monday night as he was given his marching orders while playing for the Gunners’ youth side against Manchester City’s Under-23s. Wilshere, 25, reacted furiously after being hit with a […]
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West Ham confident William Carvalho will complete £34million move to club before clash with Newcastle on Saturday

WEST HAM are confident they can finally clinch the signing of William Carvalho before Saturday’s clash with Newcastle. The Hammers have been frustrated in their attempts to land the Portugal midfielder after Sporting Lisbon suddenly upped their asking price at the last minute. The Premier League club had thought they had settled on a £32millian […]