Sunderland are on the verge of completing a deal for Lamine Kone, according to the vice-president of French outfit Lorient. The Black Cats have been chasing the defender since the start of the January transfer window, but differences over the transfer fee and personal terms have slowed the deal down and Sam... Read more
Whether it be in January or in the summer, Marseille sensation Michy Batshuayi is set to be a hot property on the transfer market. It’s likely to be a matter of when, not if, the French side sell and it appears West Ham have joined the battle for his... Read more
Corinthians deputy director of football Eduardo Ferreira has confirmed Alexandre Pato’s loan switch to Chelsea is close to completion. The striker has been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge since the January transfer window opened as the Blues aim to strengthen their forward line. Pato struck 26 goals... Read more
Lucas Leiva insists he takes no notice of speculation he could be replaced at Liverpool. The Brazilian appeared set to leave Anfield last summer, with a move to Turkish club Besiktas on the cards, but eventually worked his way back into former manager Brendan Rodgers’ plans. He has now... Read more
Carl Jenkinson is due to return to parent club Arsenal after on-loan side West Ham confirmed the full-back could miss the rest of the season with a ‘significant’ knee injury. The 23-year-old, on loan at Upton Park for the second successive season, suffered the problem to his left knee... Read more
Watch this fantastic goal by former Fulham striker Konstantinos Mitroglou! The £12m flop scored the backheeled goal during Benfica’s 3-1 win over fellow Portuguese side Arouca. Read more
Watford have stepped up their pursuit of Fiorentina midfielder Mario Suarez, claim reports in Italy. The Spaniard has struggled to settle in Serie A, making just 13 appearances and five starts since joining from Atletico Madrid in the summer. Watford boss Quique Sanchez Flores was keen on signing Suarez... Read more
Mark Schwarzer has rubbished reports linking Leicester City team-mate Kasper Schmeichel with a move to Liverpool. Rumours emerging on Monday suggested the Reds have made an enquiry about the 29-year-old goalkeeper, who they have targeted as a possible replacement for Simon Mignolet. Read more
Jose Mourinho will turn Manchester United’s fortunes around if he replaces Louis van Gaal, former Chelsea goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer has told talkSPORT. Van Gaal’s future as United manager is in doubt after Saturday’s defeat to Southampton left the club ten points adrift of Premier League leaders Leicester. There is much support for... Read more
Next picture 4. Kolo Toure (centre-back) – click the arrow above, right, to see the possible Liverpool line-up against Stoke in squad number order photo 1 of 11 Liverpool host Stoke this evening, hoping to book their place at Wembley for next month’s League Cup final.  The Reds take... Read more