Soccer

Robert Pires backs Man City to consider transfer for Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has claimed Aston Villa ’s Jack Grealish is reminiscent of Dennis Bergkamp, with the Frenchman tipping Manchester City to sign him in the summer. Grealish has impressed upon his return to the Premier League with boyhood club Villa and Pires, who spent a season at Villa Park, believes the 24-year-old could help his side cause a major upset against City in the Carabao Cup final. “Jack

Harry Winks reveals Jose Mourinho instructed him to train even harder

‘I had an honest chat with the manager’: Harry Winks reveals Jose Mourinho instructed him to train even harder to make his way back into Tottenham side Harry Winks has started Tottenham’s last nine games in all competitions But the 24-year-old said he was instructed to train harder by Jose Mourinho  Winks also believes English football does not appreciate passing midfielders Harry Winks has revealed Jose Mourinho told him he

Arsenal financial squeeze opens door for Barcelona to launch Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bid

Barcelona are ready to move for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang with Arsenal preparing to cover a black hole on their finances this summer. The Gunners are desperate for a return to the Champions League next season after posting losses of £27.1million for the 2018/19 campaign. The Europa League defeat against Olympiakos – in which Aubameyang scored before missing a late sitter – not only leaves them short of £8m in prize money

Bayern chief 'embarrassed' after Hoffenheim game halted due to offensive banner

Bayern Munich ’s chairman and CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has slammed a section of the club’s support which displayed a banner insulting Hoffenheim’s owner Dietmar Hopp. Hopp has amassed billions as the co-founder of SAP SE and his riches have bankrolled Hoffenheim’s rise from the fifth tier of German football all the way to the Bundesliga. Evidently, this does not sit well with many of the Bayern fans, who unfurled a

Andy Gray highlights Liverpool away game theory after Watford loss

Pundit Andy Gray believes Liverpool fans may be getting concerned over the lack of clinical finishing from the Reds in recent weeks. Liverpool finally tasted defeat in the Premier League this season as they were beaten 3-0 by Watford at Vicarage Road. Jurgen Klopp’s side did not find the net despite having seven shots at Ben Foster’s goal, though only one was on target. The loss comes a few days

Gary Neville pops the champagne after Liverpool's shock loss to Watford

Manchester United cult hero Gary Neville was in the mood to celebrate after Liverpool's hopes of finishing the Premier League season unbeaten came to an end with a 3-0 loss to Watford . Two goals from Ismaila Sarr and another from Troy Deeney gave the Hornets a stunning win over Jurgen Klopp's side, and handed the Reds their first defeat in 44 games in the league. Neville has never hidden

Andy Gray slams Lovren after Liverpool defender is "ragdolled" by Deeney

Andy Gray has slammed Dejan Lovren for his performance in Liverpool's shock defeat to Watford . The defender replaced the injured Joe Gomez at the back but struggled to contain Hornets striker Troy Deeney, who sealed the 3-0 win after Ismaila Sarr's double had put the home side in command. Gray was damning in his assessment of Lovren after the game as the Reds suffered their first Premier League loss

Who is Emmanuel Dennis? Club Brugge's star is labelled the next Sancho

The next Jadon Sancho! Borussia Dortmund want to sign Emmanuel Dennis to replace English starlet in the summer… but who is the Club Brugge striker turning heads in Belgium? Emmanuel Dennis has impressed for Club Brugge since his arrival in 2017  He is wanted by Dortmund, who have an incredible track record of making stars Dennis is a lightning fast forward, who would cost in the region of £21million Here,

Klopp admits he didn't see Liverpool's defeat to Watford coming

‘People say they saw it coming. Congratulations, I didn’t’: Jurgen Klopp left shocked as Liverpool’s unbeaten streak ends against Watford but admits Reds ‘just weren’t good enough’ Liverpool conceded three second half goals in a miserable display on Saturday Defeat saw the Reds’ 44-game unbeaten Premier League run come to an end Jurgen Klopp says Watford deserved win and that his side made mistakes Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admitted he

Liverpool make Adam Lallana and Xherdan Shaqiri transfer decisions

Adam Lallana and Xherdan Shaqiri are set to leave Liverpool at the end of the season, it has been claimed. The two attacking players have found themselves on the fringes of first team action this season, with the likes of Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane, Takumi Minamino, Divock Origi and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain all favoured ahead of them as part of a front three. Having made just five Premier League