Eriksen shines on Brentford debut behind closed doors and provides assist

Christian Eriksen took just an hour to record an assist in his first game of football since suffering cardiac arrest at Euro 2020. The Brentford midfielder, who completed a free transfer from Inter Milan during the January window, created a goal in their 3-2 win against Southend in a behind-closed-doors friendly. Brentford (Twitter) Erisken looks […]

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Amir Khan says Kell Brook’s name ‘will never be mentioned again’ with KO vow

Amir Khan believes the world will ‘never mention’ Kell Brook’s name again after he finishes him on Saturday night. The British rivals have been touted to fight one another for nearly a decade, with contracts finally being signed and the date locked in for Saturday, live on talkSPORT. BOXXER/LAWRENCE LUSTIG Khan and Brook will finally […]

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Nigel Owens explains why TMO trumps VAR and offers solution for ‘frustrated’ fans

Nigel Owens believes football fans suffer with the interference of video assistant referees because there is a lack of communication surrounding key decisions. The retired rugby union official believes the rugby equivalent television match official (TMO) is far superior for that reason, but insists officials should be less eager to use it during games. Owens […]

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Eriksen’s return, West Ham’s nightmare, Newcastle’s spree – how deadline day unfolded

They say January is always a tough month to get business done – try telling that to this lot. Premier League clubs had no issue splashing the cash in one of the most eventful ends to the winter window in recent memory. Getty Newcastle completed a double signing on deadline day with Matt Targett and […]

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Eriksen’s return, West Ham’s nightmare, Newcastle’s spree – how deadline day unfolded

They say January is always a tough month to get business done. But Premier League clubs had no issue splashing the cash in one of the most eventful ends to the winter window in recent memory. Getty Newcastle completed a double signing on deadline day with Matt Targett and Dan Burn both joining As if […]

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Best AFCON XI according to stats includes West Ham flop in place of Arsenal ace

The start of the Africa Cup of Nations is a celebration of an entire continent which is absolutely obsessed with football. Starting on January 9 and lasting until February 6, the tournament was twice postponed by Covid-19 and will now feature some of the best players from the Premier League and beyond. AFP The African […]

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Tuchel had public spats at PSG, Dortmund and clashed with Mbappe on the sideline

For those who have followed the career of Thomas Tuchel, his hard-line stance towards Romelu Lukaku will certainly come as no surprise. The Chelsea boss publicly chastised the club’s record signing for his comments about Inter Milan just days before the club’s decisive clash with Liverpool. Getty The Chelsea boss was ecstatic to see his […]

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‘Disciplinarian’ Tuchel backed over decision to drop Lukaku for Liverpool game

Darren Ambrose believes Thomas Tuchel’s decision to drop Romelu Lukaku against Liverpool was justified, even though he is Chelsea’s club record signing. The £98million man missed the thrilling 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge as Christian Pulisic and Mateo Kovacic rescued a point for the Blues. Getty The Chelsea boss was ecstatic to see his side […]

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Haaland ‘doesn’t like the Premier League’ and has already snubbed London side

Erling Haaland ‘doesn’t like the Premier League too much’ and would rather join Real Madrid or Barcelona, or even consider staying at Borussia Dortmund, than move to England. That’s according to respected transfer guru Gianluca DiMarzio, who revealed Chelsea made a move for the striker, but he ‘didn’t push to go there’. Getty The Borussia […]

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Tyson wanted to offer ex-street fighter Slice crucial advice – but he ignored it

Before signing a deal to compete in the UFC, backyard brawler Kimbo Slice was told by boxing legend Mike Tyson to ‘never turn pro’. Slice, the legendary bare knuckle fighter, met the former undisputed world heavyweight champion at a concert in Miami where he passed on his words of wisdom. Getty Images – Getty Slice […]

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