James Milner’s red card against Crystal Palace on Saturday was no ordinary sending off. It wasn’t anything due to the ferocity of his challenge on Wilfried Zaha – more the face he was dismissed by his old primary school teacher! Referee Jon Moss had no choice, but to send the Liverpool man off as Milner […]

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah does not deserve his growing reputation for diving, insists talkSPORT’s Merseyside correspondent Graham Beecroft. All eyes were on the Egyptian ace again this weekend, for the wrong and right reasons, during the Reds’ 4-3 thriller against Crystal Palace. Salah scored twice in the dramatic victory at Anfield – taking his tally […]

Former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has rubbished rumours linking Andy Carroll with a shock move to Spurs, insisting the striker doesn’t fit their style. The West Ham man has emerged as a surprise target for the north London club, with reports claiming he could join them this month to provide cover for injured Harry Kane – […]

James Rodriguez will not be leaving Bayern Munich in this transfer window, following reports he could be joining Arsenal in a short-term move. The Colombian playmaker, who has six months left on a two-year loan from Real Madrid, has found the net just three times for the Bundesliga giants this season. That led to speculation in […]

The January transfer window is a time for Premier League clubs to buy and sell in the hope of moulding their perfect squads for the rest of the season. But the winter market also means players nearing the end of their contracts can discuss moves abroad. Premier League clubs currently have a host of star […]

The race for the Premier League’s individual awards are heating up now the halfway stage in the season has been passed. Liverpool superstar Mohamed Salah claimed the prize for being the top-flight’s top scorer last season with his record-breaking tally of 32. The Egyptian maestro is right in the mix to secure back-to-back Golden Boot […]

The Premier League had plenty of twists and turns once again at the weekend with Liverpool snatching a victory after titanic tussle with Crystal Palace. At points it looked like Jurgen Klopp and his side would lose their second game of the season and allow Manchester City, who dispatched Huddersfield Town with ease on Sunday, […]

In Europe, there are 15 clubs with huge aggregate attendances totalling more than a million. On Friday, football governing body UEFA released its tenth licensing benchmarking report – an overview of the state of football across the continent for the 2017/18 season. One nugget of info to jump out was that more people are watching European […]

Tottenham are considering a shock move to sign Andy Carroll as an emergency striker, according to reports. It is claimed Spurs want the West Ham frontman to help their attacking injury crisis, with Harry Kane sidelined and Heung-min Son away at the Asian Cup. Tottenham are without top striker Kane until March after he suffered […]

Mauricio Pochettino has revealed Tottenham are ‘not optimistic’ about Dele Alli’s hamstring injury as the club’s injury crisis deepens. The Spurs midfielder limped off during the 2-1 victory over Fulham and it looks extremely unlikely he will be fit to face Chelsea in the second leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final on Thursday. That means […]