Kei Nishikori withdraws from Sydney; Australian Open in question
Kei Nishikori, who had already withdrawn from the season-opening tournament in Brisbane with an ongoing wrist injury, is also withdrawing from the following week’s tournament in Sydney. The former US Open finalist hasn’t played since the beginning of August. Nishikori thought he would be ready to return to action as the season began,... Read more
Emboldened by ATP Finals win, No. 3 Grigor Dimitrov ready for 2018
Grigor Dimitrov says he spent the offseason recharging from his run to victory at the ATP Finals, and is fresh for the new year. Dimitrov will begin his season at the ATP tournament at Brisbane, where he is the defending champion. “I was so excited for... Read more
Expectations on Dele Alli are too high, says Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino
Alli appears to have turned a corner after his mid-season slump in form By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Dele Alli can hit top form in 2018 but cannot always be expected to produce “unbelievable” moments, according to Mauricio Pochettino. Spurs boss Pochettino feels Alli has turned... Read more
Jose Mourinho tells Manchester United chiefs to wrap up Antoine Griezmann deal in January – Reports
Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Jose Mourinho has urged Manchester United’s owners to release the funds to buy top target Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid, according to reports. The Red Devils manager wants the club to trigger the France striker’s £86million release clause in the... Read more
Manchester United FC: Is this how Red Devils could line-up if they complete Antoine Griezmann deal?
By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 There is huge news for Manchester United fans on the first day of the January transfer window, as Jose Mourinho has reportedly urged the Old Trafford club to sign Antoine Griezmann. The Daily Express suggest Mourinho has told the Red Devils... Read more
Transfer report: Real Madrid plotting £120m bid for Chelsea star man Eden Hazard
Real Madrid are reportedly willing to smash the British transfer record to sign Eden Hazard By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Real Madrid will launch a stunning £120million bid to sign Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard, according to reports. The Spanish giants are keen to make the 26-year-old... Read more
Arsene Wenger in furious rant at referees and fixtures after Arsenal’s draw with West Brom
Wenger was furious with referee Mike Dean for awarding West Brom a penalty at the Hawthorns By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Furious Arsene Wenger hit out at referee Mike Dean and the festive fixture schedule after Arsenal’s 1-1 draw at West Brom.  The Frenchman was angry... Read more
Manchester United FC: Predicted Red Devils line-up for Premier League clash v Everton
By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Jose Mourinho will be cursing 2018 seeing as Manchester United have started the New Year with a vastly depleted squad. The Red Devils take on Everton at Goodison Park on the evening of January 1, hoping to recover from a run... Read more
Adrien Silva: Portugal midfielder finally completes Leicester registration following deadline day fiasco
Adrien Silva is registered to play for Leicester, though he is unavailable for their New Year’s Day fixture against Huddersfield By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Adrien Silva is looking forward to putting months of ‘frustration’ behind him after finally completing his registration as a Leicester player. Read more
Transfer gossip: Real Madrid plotting £120m Hazard bid, Man United step up Griezmann pursuit, Walcott to leave Arsenal
Transfer rumours and paper review iTUNESSUBSCRIBE VIA RSS By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Monday, January 1, 2018 Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers on this fine New Year’s Day… Real Madrid are preparing an opening £120m bid for Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard. (The Sun) Jose Mourinho is urging Manchester United’s owners to... Read more