VIDEO: The ultimate penalty shoot-out as Southampton legends Matt Le Tissier and Rickie Lambert go head-to-head
Rickie Lambert never missed a penalty for Southampton and took on Matt Le Tissier in a shoot-out By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 On Tuesday night, Southampton legend Kelvin Davis received his testimonial match from the club in recognition of being a Saint for ten seasons. A... Read more
West Ham transfer news: Paris Saint-Germain ready to hijack Hammers’ pursuit of Alexandre Lacazette with £40m bid
Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring for Lyon By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Paris Saint-Germain have muscled in on West Ham’s pursuit of Alexandre Lacazette. The Hammers had a £31m bid rejected by Lyon on Tuesday but are expected to return with a better offer later on in... Read more
Then and now: How 20 of the world’s best footballers looked on their debuts
By Michael Benson – @michaelbensonn Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Today they are some of the best players in the world, all well styled by teams containing dozens of PR experts. But how did they scrub up when they first started out? In this gallery of images you can take a look back... Read more
Liverpool transfer news: Latest rumours on Gotze, Zielinski and a new goalkeeper
Liverpool midfielder Can told the German press he’d be happy if Gotze decided to join the Reds. “Everyone knows what a great footballer he is and what qualities he has,” he explained. According to Bild, it will cost £20m to land the 23-year-old, who joined Bayern for £32m in... Read more
Manchester City defender Martin Demichelis hit with £22k fine by the Football Association over betting offences
Martin Demichelis in action for Manchester City By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Martin Demichelis has been fined £22,058 by the Football Association after accepting a betting-related charge. The Manchester City defender has also been warned as to his future conduct but has escaped a ban. Read more
Yaya Toure in talks over summer move to Inter Milan, reveals Manchester City midfielder’s agent
Manchester City star Yaya Toure could leave the club this summer By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Yaya Toure’s agent has claimed talks are being held with Inter Milan over a summer move. Speculation about the Manchester City midfielder’s future has been an ongoing theme and it... Read more
Transfer report: Tottenham and Leicester face losing out on Italian strike sensation
Pescara striker Gianluca Lapadula celebrates scoring By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Napoli are set to beat off competition from Tottenham and Leicester to land Pescara striker Gianluca Lapadula. Lapadula’s form in front of goal last season caused scouts from clubs across Europe to flock to Italy... Read more
Bayern Munich tell Liverpool they can sign Mario Gotze for JUST £20MILLION this summer – reports
Mario Gotze has made just ten starts for Bayern Munich this season By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Bayern Munich have told Liverpool it will cost them £20million to land Mario Gotze this summer, according to reports in Germany. The German star, who scored the winning goal... Read more
Sunderland and West Brom to battle for ‘best defender in Eredivisie’ – Feyenoord’s Terence Kongolo
Feyenoord centre-back Terence Kongolo By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Sunderland and West Brom are tracking Feyenoord defender Terence Kongolo, according to reports in Holland. The Dutch international is rated as one of the best centre-backs in the Eredivisie and held down a regular starting berth last... Read more
Jordi Alba praises Sevilla head of Copa del Rey final
The FC Barcelona full-back says the team is ready for Sunday’s big game but warns their opponents are always well-prepared Tweet in Twitter (open new tab in the browser) Share FC Barcelona in Facebook (open new tab in the browser) +1 in Google plus (open new tab in the... Read more