It was refreshing to read that N’Golo Kante rejected Chelsea’s offer to pay his image rights into an offshore company to avoid tax. It is claimed by French investigative website Mediapart that the player told the club he just wants a “normal salary,” giving everyone another reason to love the midfielder. So on that note, […]

Richard Scudamore WILL accept his proposed £5m send off from the Premier League – sparking widespread criticism from supporters groups. The Premier League on Thursday agreed to pay their departing executive chairman the leaving gift in recognition of his “outstanding work” over the past two decades. The money will be paid over three years and will […]

Premier League clubs have agreed in principle to the introduction of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) from next season. At a shareholders’ meeting on Thursday, clubs were provided with an update on this season’s VAR trials, while the system’s use in the FA Cup and Carabao Cup as well as other major leagues was discussed. A formal […]

Jason Cundy slammed Wayne Rooney for failing to look after his body and reach the same levels as former Manchester United teammate Cristiano Ronaldo. The former Red Devil will make his final appearance for England on Thursday night in a friendly against USA to celebrate his incredible achievements as a Three Lion. However, former Chelsea […]

Charlie Austin has escaped an FA charge for his sensational outburst following the 1-1 draw with Watford. The Southampton striker’s post-match interview went viral after he slammed the match officials for wrongly disallowing his goal. Maya Yoshida was ruled offside by referee Simon Hooper, who failed to spot that the ball hit Austin twice. The […]

Roma have donated £133,000 to aid the recovery of injured Liverpool fan Sean Cox. Irishman Cox was attacked by Roma supporters before the Champions League semi-final first leg at Anfield in April and is still unable to talk as a result of his injuries. Footballing figures including Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and Everton defender Seamus […]

Why can’t everyone be more like N’Golo Kante? Brilliant, happy and humble: the world would just be a better place if it was filled with millions of little Kantes. Brexit would probably be fine, global warming would sort itself out, and even if it didn’t, we’d all smile through it anyway. Football’s Nicest Man™ struck […]

Arsene Wenger, Leonardo Jardim and Andre Villas-Boas all reportedly turned down the Fulham job before Claudio Ranieri was appointed manager. The Cottagers sacked Slavisa Jokanovic on Wednesday morning following their sixth successive defeat. Fulham spent almost £100million in the transfer market last summer but are currently bottom of the Premier League, causing the club’s hierarchy […]

Manchester United recorded reduced quarterly revenue in their latest financial results, the Premier League club have announced. However, they insist the club remain on track for a record annual income. United’s revenue of £135million for what is termed the first quarter of 2019 was down from £143.7million in the same period last year. Commercial and matchday […]

The Football Supporters’ Federation have urged Premier League clubs to reject a plan to give outgoing boss Richard Scudamore a £5million leaving present. The proposal comes from Bruce Buck, the Chelsea chairman, who also chairs the league’s audit and remuneration committee and led the search for Scudamore’s successor, Susanna Dinnage. Her appointment was confirmed on Tuesday […]