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Premier League: Saka puts Arsenal in front against title rivals Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp speaking to Sky Sports about the death of Conor Bradley's father: "I think the best way to be now is around his family and that is where we have sent him. "Very sad news and I told him to take his time, that is clear. W

Premier League: Newcastle 4-4 Luton into closing stages, Brighton win, Burnley draw

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has made five changes after a 3-2 midweek loss at Crystal Palace left the Blades rooted to the foot of the Premier League table.Deadline day signing Mason Holgate starts, while goalkeeper Wes Foderingham replaces

‘Almost must-win’ for Arsenal’s title hopes

Arsenal and Liverpool still have 16 Premier League games left to play in 2023-24 but could their meeting at Emirates Stadium on Sunday be season-defining in the title race?Liverpool are top of the table, five points clear of second-placed Manchester

Transfer deadline day: Rogers joins Villa, Wharton set for Palace

Getty ImagesCopyright: Getty ImagesFor January, Newcastle needed to get somebody out, at least one, to be able to re-invest significantly in terms of transfer fees for permanent players. Loan deals - the Kalvin Phillips one – the loan fee was just

Discipline needed ‘on and off pitch’ – Ten Hag

Last updated on 3 hours ago3 hours ago.From the section Man UtdManchester United manager Erik ten Hag says footballers need discipline "on and off the pitch".Rashford then reported ill for United training on Friday after flying to Manchester from Nor

Guardiola, Mourinho and the game that changed everything

A decision in time sends history down two very different tracks.In 1998, a Hollywood film starring Gwyneth Paltrow catapulted the term 'Sliding Doors' into popular lexicon.Ten years later, football had its own Sliding Doors moment.In the summer of 20

Links to Barcelona are ‘totally untrue’ – Arteta

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta says reports linking him with succeeding Xavi as Barcelona manager are "totally untrue".Xavi announced on Saturday that he would be stepping down from the role at the end of the season.Spanish newspaper Sport said Arteta, wh

FA Cup: Substitute Van Dijk heads Liverpool fourth

Newport continue on their memorable FA Cup run as they look to topple 2023 finalists Man Utd. The Welsh side won 3-1 at Eastleigh to set this clash up and manager Graham Coughlan has opted for a strong starting 11.All three scorers in the Eastleigh w

FA Cup: Luton lead Everton, Brighton & Leeds also in front

Everton boss Sean Dyche sticks largely with the eleven that edged out Crystal Palace in their FA Cup third round replay at Goodison Park 10 days ago.Andre Gomes, who scored the only goal of that game, is the only player to drop out after picking up a

Klopp ‘convinced’ leaving Liverpool is ‘right’

Last updated on Less than a minute agoLess than a minute ago.From the section LiverpoolLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says is he "convinced" leaving the club is "right" and has "no regrets" about the decision.The German announced on Friday he would l

Judge proposes Rubiales trial for World Cup kiss

ReutersBy Jake LaphamBBC NewsA Spanish judge has proposed that former football federation president Luis Rubiales should stand trial over the women's World Cup kiss involving captain Jenni Hermoso.Mr Rubiales grabbed Ms Hermoso's head and kissed her

Pochettino ‘desperate’ for first trophy in England

Last updated on 23 January 202423 January 2024.From the section ChelseaMauricio Pochettino says he is "desperate" to win his first trophy in English football after building a Chelsea team from "nearly zero" and leading them to the Carabao Cup final.

Salah has ‘proper tear in his hamstring’

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has a "proper tear in his hamstring", says assistant manager Pep Lijnders. Salah, 31, was replaced during Egypt's 2-2 draw with Ghana in the Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast on Thursday.He watched from the stands a

No significant consequences for racism – PFA chair

Players do not think the football authorities are doing enough to effectively tackle racism in the game, says Professional Footballers' Association chair Omar Beckles.Beckles says members do not believe there are "real, consistent and significant con

Premier League: Sheff Utd 1-1 West Ham – Brereton Diaz equalises on debut

A very scrappy few minutes.Brereton Diaz is miles offside but they play on until the flag goes up. He has William Osula to his left for a tap-in but plays it behind him and Alphonse Areola can make the save.The whistle goes, West Ham take it quick an