Arsenal consider Balogun swap deal for Milan star, who is wanted by Liverpool after Arthur decision

Reported Arsenal target Ismael Bennacer shouts in frustration

Liverpool and Arsenal are both interested in signing AC Milan midfielder Ismael Bennacer, according to reports in Italy. Bennacer was on the Gunners’ books between 2015 and 2017, but only made one first-team appearance in that time. After failing to break into the north Londoners’ first-team, the Algerian international joined Italian side Empoli, where he … Read more

Liverpool, Tottenham have ‘advantage’ over Man Utd in race to sign £43m Serie A defender

Man Utd target Min-jae

Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly ahead of Man Utd in the race to sign centre-back Kim Min-jae from Serie A leaders Napoli. The South Korea international joined Napoli last summer from Fenerbache. Tottenham wanted him but he ended up moving to the Italian side for £15m as a replacement for Chelsea’s Kalidou Koulibaly. Min-jae … Read more

Man Utd target ‘disappointed’ Premier League transfer was ‘blocked’ last summer before Ten Hag ‘demand’

Man Utd target Kudus

Man Utd target Mohammed Kudus has admitted that he was “disappointed” when Ajax “blocked” him from joining Everton last summer. The Ghana international was only a bit-part player for Ajax last term under Erik ten Hag. He only started four times in the league. The forward was subsequently linked with Everton during last summer’s transfer … Read more

Man Utd: Erik ten Hag is ‘really pleased with progress’ of Red Devils player – ‘he is more dominant’

Ten Hag on Man Utd star

Erik ten Hag has revealed that he has been “really pleased” with the “progress” Man Utd star Harry Maguire has been making in recent weeks. The centre-back made his 11th start of the 2022/23 season earlier this week as Man Utd beat Real Betis 1-0 in the Europa League knockout stages. The head coach has … Read more

Arsenal hit by huge Saliba injury update as report names Chelsea man in three options to replace him

Arsenal hit by huge Saliba injury update as report names Chelsea man in three options to replace him

Arsenal have had their Premier League title ambitions rocked by negative reports from sources in France concerning centre-half William Saliba’s back injury. Mikel Arteta was left counting the cost of his decision to name a strong side for the Europa League penalty shoot-out defeat to Sporting on Thursday, with Takehiro Tomiyasu and Saliba both going … Read more

‘I can make a book’ – Wolves boss reacts to more ref ‘mistakes’ in defeat to Leeds

Julen Lopetegui reacts to assistant referee Gary Beswick during Wolves' defeat to Leeds.

Boss Julen Lopetegui says he could write a book about the bad decisions against Wolves after a thrilling 4-2 defeat to Leeds. Jack Harrison, Luke Ayling, Rasmus Kristensen and Rodrigo pounced for the visitors as they escaped the Premier League relegation zone. Jonny spectacularly snatched a goal back before Matheus Cunha made it 3-2 but … Read more

Man City 6-0 Burnley: More Haaland ridiculousness as City cruise in FA Cup semis

Erling Haaland celebrates scoring for Man City in their win over Burnley.

Erling Haaland scored yet another hat-trick as Manchester City thrashed Vincent Kompany’s Burnley 6-0 to power into the FA Cup semi-finals. The prolific Norwegian followed up his five-goal haul against RB Leipzig on Tuesday with his sixth treble of the season as City ruthlessly put the Clarets to the sword at the Etihad Stadium. World … Read more

Chelsea 2-2 Everton: Super-sub Simms hits 90th-minute leveller to check Blues’ resurgence

Everton's Abdoulaye Doucoure scores against Chelsea.

Everton ended Chelsea’s winning run with a dramatic late equaliser from substitute Ellis Simms at Stamford Bridge to bolster their hopes of Premier League survival. The 22-year-old outmuscled Kalidou Koulibaly to steal in and make it 2-2 in the 89th minute, after Kai Havertz’s penalty looked to have made it four victories in a row … Read more

Leicester City: Rodgers reveals why he dropped keeper as Foxes claim ‘deserved’ point

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers and Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall.

Brendan Rodgers was relieved to see Leicester halt their rotten run of defeats after Harvey Barnes snatched a point in a 1-1 Premier League draw at Brentford. The Foxes were staring at a sixth straight loss in all competitions, a run which has seen them slide towards the relegation zone, when Mathias Jensen fired Brentford … Read more

Barcelona star hits out at Alejandro Garnacho for lack of ‘humility’ after Man Utd clash

Man utd versus West Ham

Barcelona star Ronald Araujo admits he was angered by Alejandro Garnacho’s provocative social media post after Manchester United’s Europa League win over the Spanish giants. United saw off Barcelona with a 2-1 win at Old Trafford having drawn the first leg at the Nou Camp 2-2, with Garnacho featuring for 31 minutes across the two … Read more