‘The worst assault I’ve seen on a football pitch’ – ‘Thug’ attacks Billy Sharp

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of assault after Sheffield United star Billy Sharp was the subject of a shocking attack by a Nottingham Forest supporter. Forest booked their place in the Championship play-off final in a nail-biting penalty shootout on Tuesday night but the celebrations were overshadowed by disgraceful scenes following the match at […]

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‘The worst assault I’ve seen on a football pitch’ – ‘Thug’ attacks Billy Sharp

There were some disgraceful scenes following Sheffield United’s defeat to Nottingham Forest in their Championship play-off semi-finals. Forest booked their place in the final at Wembley in a nail-biting penalty shootout. Forest goalkeeper Brice Samba was the hero on the night as he saved three penalties in the shootout But things soon took a sour […]

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How much is the Championship play-off final really worth?

The Championship play-off final is often dubbed the richest game in football. At the end of a gruelling 49-game season, promotion to the Premier League will be the prize for one team later this month. Getty Brentford were last season’s Championship play-off final winners Nottingham Forest will take on Huddersfield at Wembley in the showpiece […]

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FA told to help gay footballers feel accepted as ‘brave’ Jake Daniels praised

Jake Daniels has kickstarted a positive change in football, says Thetford Town player-manager Matt Morton, after the Blackpool forward earned praise and support after coming out as gay. The 17-year-old became the first professional in the UK men’s game for more than 30 years to come out, putting out a statement via his club’s website […]

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Huddersfield one win away from Prem return as Luton fairytale comes to end

Huddersfield booked their place in the Championship play-off final as Jordan Rhodes’ late strike sealed them a 1-0 win over Luton. Rhodes, who came on in the first half for Danny Ward, nipped in at the far post to edge the Terriers closer to a Premier League return after a three-year absence as they sealed […]

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Matt Ingram error sees Huddersfield secure valuable draw with Luton in play-off

Carlos Corberan inspired Huddersfield to a hard-fought 1-1 draw against Luton to give them the edge in their Championship play-off encounter. Corberan, who was number two to Marcelo Bielsa at Leeds United, helped the Terriers earn a valuable draw at Kenilworth Road which in turn will give them a strong platform the the tie’s second […]

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Sunderland in League One play-off final as they get past Sheffield Wednesday

Patrick Roberts’ stoppage-time goal earned Sunderland a place in the League One play-off final as they earned a 1-1 draw at Sheffield Wednesday. The draw at Hillsborough was enough to send the Black Cats to Wembley having claimed a 1-0 win in the first leg at the Stadium of Light. Getty Sunderland are looking to […]

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Sunderland edge Sheff Wed in front of record-breaking crowd in play-off first leg

Sunderland narrowly beat Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 in their League One play-off semi-final first leg, in front of a record-breaking crowd at the Stadium of Light. 44,742 were in attendance to see Ross Stewart score the only goal of the game – a record attendance for an EFL play-off semi-final. getty Stewart scored at the second […]

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Austin admits he feels ‘let down’ by way QPR handled his recent departure

Charlie Austin admits he feels ‘let down’ by the way Queens Park Rangers have handled his recent departure. The striker, who re-joined the club on a permanent basis at the start of the season, was told by the club that they would not be renewing his contract this week. GETTY Austin scored on his final […]

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‘Incredibly talented’ Fulham star given advice ahead of touted move to Liverpool

Fabio Carvalho is Champions League ready, talkSPORT has been told. However, the Fulham starlet has been warned that playing week in, week out is vital for him amid talk of a move to Liverpool. The Cottagers midfielder is out of contract at Craven Cottage in the summer and has been tipped for a move to […]

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