Cardiff v Norwich LIVE: Smith looks to get promotion chase off to perfect start

Norwich’s first game back in the Championship sees them travel to Wales for a clash against Cardiff and we have the action exclusively live on talkSPORT. The Canaries finished bottom of the pile in the Premier League last term but have managed to be promoted the last two times they have been in England’s second […]

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Middlesbrough v West Brom LIVE: Wilder ready to unleash Forss against Baggies

West Brom and Middlesbrough are set to go head-to-head in an early promotion clash and it’s exclusively live on talkSPORT 2. The Baggies and Boro are two of the favourites to earn a place in the Premier League next season. Getty Chris Wilder wants to be back in the top-flight Chris Wilder and Steve Bruce […]

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Jordan brands Rooney a ‘fool’ for decision to leave Derby amid their struggles

Simon Jordan has labelled Wayne Rooney a ‘bloody fool’ for leaving Derby County amid their ongoing financial struggles. The England legend, 36, left his role with the Rams on Friday following 19-months in charge. getty Rooney left the Rams on Friday after 19-months in charge The Manchester United icon was hailed for his leadership in such difficult times last […]

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Wayne Rooney announces Derby departure after ‘rollercoaster of emotions’

Wayne Rooney has stepped down as manager of Derby County. The news comes with the League One side in administration and in search of a new owner following their relegation to the third tier. getty Rooney has said goodbye to the Rams Manchester United and England legend Rooney joined the Rams as a player in […]

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Bale told why he’ll find it harder in Championship than in Prem amid Cardiff links

Gareth Bale has been told he would find it harder in the Championship than the Premier League, with the player set to make a decision over his future. Bale, 32, has been linked with a move to Newcastle, however, it looks like hometown club Cardiff is his most likely destination. getty Bale is a transfer […]

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Bale seriously contemplating transfer to Cardiff, who are confident they’ll sign him

Cardiff are confident of signing Gareth Bale this summer, talkSPORT understands. The Championship side are even briefing potential new signings that they’re confident of signing the five-time Champions League winner. Getty Bale, a proud Welshman, could be about to make a shock move to Championship side Cardiff Bale will be a free agent on July […]

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Gerrard and Aston Villa losing ‘genius’ assistant set to become new QPR manager

Aston Villa manager Steven Gerrard is set to say goodbye to his ‘genius’ long-standing right-hand man, Michael Beale. The assistant manager has worked alongside Gerrard since the Liverpool legend was working within the Reds’ youth academy, going on to join him at Rangers and Villa. getty Gerrard has brought Beale along with him to his […]

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Forest survive penalty scares as they return to Prem for first time in 23 years

Nottingham Forest are back in the Premier League for the first time since 1999 as Levi Colwill’s own goal saw them beat Huddersfield 1-0 in the Championship play-off final. However, Steve Cooper’s men will be breathing huge sighs of relief having survived TWO penalty shouts from the Terriers late in the second half. getty Nottingham […]

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Championship play-off final: Forest lead Huddersfield at Wembley after Colwill OG

The Championship play-off final, the richest match in world football, is coming up this afternoon as Huddersfield Town battle Nottingham Forest for Premier League promotion. After a long and gruelling season, both play-off semi-finals were full of drama. Huddersfield needed a late winner from Jordan Rhodes to finally bring Luton’s fairytale season to an end. […]

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Forest boss Cooper tipped for top Premier League job and has ‘the perfect balance’

You can bet there would have been some sleepless nights in the Huddersfield and Nottingham Forest camps ahead of the Championship play-off final, with both sides vying for that final spot in the Premier League for next season. Forest boss Steve Cooper will no doubt be feeling the nerves, but it’s his sheer enthusiasm for […]

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