Nicky Butt has been appointed as the head of first-team development at Manchester United. The former Red Devils midfielder, 44, was head of the club’s academy but will now report to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the hope of creating “a seamless journey for young players stepping up to the next level.” Butt, who made […]

Preparations are currently underway for Chelsea to face Barcelona in the Rakuten Cup on Tuesday morning. The Blues will take on the Spanish champions at the Saitama Stadium in the hope they can improve on their last pre-season showing. Frank Lampard’s side suffered a shock 1-0 defeat to little-known Kawasaki Frontale in their previous fixture, […]

Manchester United have progressed in their discussions to land Liverpool target Nicolas Pepe, according to reports. Lille winger Pepe has been heavily linked with a move away from the club with Champions League winners Liverpool being tipped to snap him up for most of the summer. However, United have emerged as favourites to land Pepe […]

Scott McTominay believes the key to becoming a regular starter at Manchester United is versatility. The 22-year-old made 22 appearances for the Red Devils last season and was trusted in important Champions League clashes against Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona. The Scotland international wants to nail down a starting spot in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side next […]

Arsenal target William Saliba appears to be building bridges with his future team-mates after being pictured alongside Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette. The 18-year-old, who currently plays for Saint-Etienne, is on the verge of completing a move to north London. William Saliba profile And it looks like Saliba has wasted no time in getting to […]

Toby Alderweireld confirms he is likely to stay at Tottenham this summer David de Gea would loved to be named Man United club captain as he prepares to sign new contract Juan Mata believes Paul Pogba is ‘happy’ at Old Trafford and hails his ‘good influence for everyone’ Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu has joined RB […]

The new Premier League season is close to being upon us and we can’t wait at talkSPORT as we prepare to bring you more live football than ever before. It’s the greatest league in the world and to celebrate its impending return, we have compiled a list of the 20 players we expect to shine […]

Clinton Morrison expects Crystal Palace talisman Wilfried Zaha to remain at Selhurst Park this season, despite interest from Arsenal and Bayern Munich. The former Eagles striker says the club have every right to hold out for the best deal they can for the Ivorian forward and has backed their £80million price tag. Zaha has been […]

Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has returned to London from Singapore to continue his recovery from tonsillitis. The Spurs captain sat out Sunday’s 3-2 win over Juventus in the pre-season International Champions Cup, having been suffering with illness since Friday. The Premier League club expect Lloris to be able to resume training once the squad are […]