Category: Sports

The candidates to replace Georginio Wijnaldum at Liverpool

It’s hard to remember a time when Georginio Wijnaldum’s Liverpool future wasn’t a topic of conversation. It feels like the Dutchman has been on his way out of Anfield for longer than he’s actually been there, but with his current deal expiring in the summer and no contract agreement...

Barcelona confirm signing of Man City defender Eric Garcia

There’s been a lot of talk about Eric Garcia returning to Barcelona this summer, and it now sounds like the deal has finally been agreed and he will join on a free transfer when the season ends: DONE DEAL: @ericgm3 has agreed to join @fcbarcelona as a free agent...

The Top Four Will Be…

Hugh Woozencroft is joined by Gregor Robertson, Tom Clarke and Jonathan Northcroft. Leicester City and Manchester United both dropped points last night, so we start by taking a look at the race for the top 4. Which teams have run out of steam? Who has more to get out...

A Future Premier League Star? – All To Play For

On Wednesday night, Ivan Toney helped his Brentford side to a 3-1 victory away at Reading. He picked up two assists and scored after following up on a Sergi Canós shot, that was parried back into his path, which resulted in the forward’s 23rd Championship goal of the season....

Glenn Roeder – An Obituary

It was announced on Monday that Glenn Roeder had passed away after suffering from a brain tumour He was just 65 years old. Roeder played as a defender for Leyton Orient, QPR, Notts County, Newcastle United, Watford and Gillingham.His debut for Leyton Orient came in 1972 when Orient were...

The limits of control | Arseblog … an Arsenal blog

Bukayo Saka, Alex Lacazette, Martin Odegaard, Willian, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Nicolas Pepe, Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah, Emile Smith-Rowe and Gabriel Martinelli. It’s not a bad collection of attackers that Mikel Arteta has at his disposal. I am not going to pretend it is absolutely world beating but it’s also...

Dean Henderson growing in goalkeeping role

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was clearly impressed by and praised Dean Henderson following his performance vs Crystal Palace. The young goalkeeper was largely unchallenged but did ensure there were no spills or thrills for the London side. Henderson probably saved his teammates and Solskjaer some embarrassment after...

Leicester’s Albrighton stars at Turf Moor

2 minute read 4/3/2021 | 10:45am Leicester City came from behind to claim a point against Burnley at Turf Moor on Wednesday evening. Kelechi Iheanacho got the all-important goal to haul the Foxes level following Matej Vydra’s early opener. Brendan Rodgers’ men probed for a winner in the second-half...

Tottenham Hotspur plan to offload Serge Aurier

Tottenham Hotspur want to offload Serge Aurier in the summer of 2021, according to Football Insider. The Ivory Coast international right-back is out of contract at Spurs in the summer of 2022, and the North London club reportedly plan to sell him at the end of the season instead...

Rangers worried about Gerrard replacing Klopp at Liverpool

There seems to be growing murmurings over Jurgen Klopp’s position as Liverpool manager. The latest from Football Insider is that some within the club feel Klopp is losing his motivation, and this in turn has led to concern at Rangers, where Reds legend Steven Gerrard is currently impressing as...

Did Neil Lennon Jump, Or Was He Pushed?

Hugh Woozencroft is joined by Gregor Robertson, Tom Clarke and Tom Roddy. Neil Lennon has finally parted company with Celtic after a disastrous season in the Scottish Premiership – but was it his decision? The Times’ Scottish Football Correspondent, Michael Grant joins us to give us the inside view...