Liverpool transfer news LIVE: Mbappe sparks frenzy, Dembele deal approved, Rangers theory

Liverpool transfer news LIVE updates – Tuesday, June 18Premier League done deals: Every confirmed transfer in the top flight this summerBarcelona will green light a deal for Ousmane Dembele to the RedsKylian Mbappe has sent Liverpool fans into a frenzySheyi Ojo is set to move on loan to RangersPhilippe Coutinho makes decisionPhilippe Coutinho has made […]

What Ed Woodward told Mino Raiola after Paul Pogba's comments on Man Utd exit

Ed Woodward has reportedly told agent Mino Raiola that Paul Pogba is not for sale following the French midfielder’s quotes about wishing to leave Manchester United . Pogba sent the the transfer rumour mill into overdrive when he expressed his desire for a change of scene during United’s promotional tour of Asia. The 26-year-old said: […]

Chelsea ready to offer three-year deal to Frank Lampard to replace Maurizio Sarri

Frank Lampard is interested in joining Chelsea (Picture: Getty)Chelsea are set to offer Frank Lampard a three-year deal to take charge at Stamford Bridge as the club prepare for talks with their former midifleder. Lampard has been identified as the Blues’ first choice to replace Maurizio Sarri following the Italian’s move to Juventus after just […]

Michael Platini arrested: Gary Lineker ‘saddened’ by arrest of ‘one of us’ in corruption investigation

Gary Lineker has expressed his sadness at seeing former France captain Michel Platini arrested as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup hosting rights to Qatar. Confirming a report by French news publication Mediapart, a judiciary official said Platini was taken into custody on Tuesday as part of the […]

Man Utd and Arsenal transfer blow as James Rodriquez ‘agrees to join Napoli’

MANCHESTER UNITED and Arsenal have reportedly lost out in the chase for James Rodriguez. Both Premier League giants were believed to be plotting a swoop to bring the Colombian to the Premier League. 1 James Rodriguez has agreed to join Napoli, according to latest reports from ItalyCredit: GettyBut Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio claims the […]

Lee Bowyer agrees to stay on as Charlton manager after U-turn

Lee Bowyer has signed a new one-year contract extension at Charlton Athletic just hours after the club announced talks had broken down over his wage demands and insistence on using an agent over the negotiation process. The Charlton owner Roland Duchâtelet, who is still attempting to sell a loss-making club, had released a remarkable statement […]

What Man Utd duo Solskjaer and Phelan think about Mourinho after Pogba’s Real Madrid tease

Manchester United manager Solskjaer rates Pogba highly, while Phelan also thinks the same.The France international could, however, leave Old Trafford behind for a fresh adventure with Real Madrid in La Liga after three inconsistent years back at the club.The Manchester United star recently fuelled speculation over his future by admitting that he was contemplating a […]

Brazil manager Tite offers Neymar transfer advice amid PSG exit talk

Brazil manager Tite has suggested Paris Saint-Germain’s wantaway star Neymar should go with his heart and join a club where he is happy this summer. PSG are prepared to sell striker Neymar, French media reports claimed over the weekend, as chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi warned that irresponsible behaviour from players won’t be tolerated anymore. Brazil international […]

Manchester United fans to arrested for racism more than any other club in England in last four years

Manchester United supporters have been involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or a feature than any other club in England in the four seasons up to 2017/18, data from the Home Office shows. Data released under a Freedom of Information request by the Press Association shows that 27 individuals recorded […]

William Saliba scout report: The lowdown on Arsenal's likely first summer signing

Arsenal manager Unai Emery is hoping to make improvements to his squad this summer after a disappointing end to the season. After failing to qualify for next season’s Champions League, the Gunners boss will reportedly have only £40-45m to spend on new faces. Making improvements to the defence is high on Emery’s list of priorities […]

Matildas faced with tricky balancing act as World Cup group stage reaches end | Richard Parkin

“As we stand here today, we haven’t qualified for the next round, let’s not forget that. We need to win a game of football against Jamaica and we will see where the path takes us.” With a myriad of permutations open to the Matildas, coach Ante Milicic is trying to keep things simple against a […]

Matildas faced with tricky balancing act as World Cup group stage reaches end | Richard Parkin

“As we stand here today, we haven’t qualified for the next round, let’s not forget that. We need to win a game of football against Jamaica and we will see where the path takes us.” With a myriad of permutations open to the Matildas, coach Ante Milicic is trying to keep things simple against a […]

Japan vs Chile: Live stream, TV channel, team news, kick off time for Copa America

CHILE are on the hunt for a third straight Copa America title as they begin their campaign with a game against Japan. Alexis Sanchez and his La Roja team-mates were champions in 2015 and 2016 with back-to-back penalty shootout wins over Lionel Messi and Argentina in the finals. 1 Alexis Sanchez will be hoping to […]

What Rangers have done to beat Celtic to Joe Aribo and hand Steven Gerrard transfer boost

Rangers and Celtic are set to go head-to-head for the Scottish Premiership title next season and both bosses are wasting no time in trying to improve their playing squads this summer.One player that caught the eye of both Gerrard and Lennon is Charlton midfielder Aribo.Aribo, 22, helped fire the Addicks to League One play-offs glory […]

Philippe Coutinho to Man Utd: Barcelona star makes transfer decision because of Liverpool

Philippe Coutinho has been the subject of transfer interest from Manchester United this summer as his Barcelona career continues to stall.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is determined to improve his playing squad after a disappointing end to the season which saw United miss out on Champions League qualification.Coutinho, 27, is seen as a perfect potential addition at […]

12am Chelsea transfer news LIVE: Terry could replace Lampard at Derby, Willian £45m bids rejected, Abramovich mocked Sarri subs

CHELSEA hope to hire Frank Lampard as manager by the end of the week after stepping up their pursuit of the Derby boss, writes SunSport’s Daniel Cutts. The Blues are without a head coach after Maurizio Sarri joined Juventus on a three-year contract last night. Lampard, 40, is Chelsea’s No1 choice to replace the Italian. […]

Manchester United fans top list of arrests involving racism as a factor

Manchester United supporters have been involved in more football-related arrests where racism was an aggravating factor or feature than any other club in England in the four seasons to 2017-18, data from the Home Office shows. Data released under a Freedom of Information request by the Press Association shows that 27 individuals recorded as United […]

Marcus Rashford set to sign new long-term Manchester United contract

Marcus Rashford is offering Manchester United some much needed stability (Picture: AMA/Getty Images)Marcus Rashford is set to put pen to paper on a new contract with Manchester United, ending speculation over his future at the club. The England international has been hesitant to sign a new deal with the Red Devils, with the likes of […]

Man Utd 'to tempt Paul Pogba to stay with bumper £500k per week contract offer'

Manchester United are ready to pull out all the stops to keep hold of Paul Pogba – by offering him a HUGE new contract. The Red Devils midfielder has been linked with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid this summer, and did little to dispel the rumours. Pogba admitted he thought the time was […]

John Terry targeted to replace fellow Chelsea legend Frank Lampard as Derby manager

Frank Lampard and John Terry know each other very well (Picture: Getty Images)John Terry is being lined-up as a potential replacement for Frank Lampard as manager of Derby County. Lampard is expected to leave the Rams this summer and replace Maurizio Sarri as Chelsea boss, although a deal is yet to be concluded between the […]

Manchester United set to offer Paul Pogba an enormous new contract to ward of Real Madrid interest

Paul Pogba could be set for a huge pay-rise this summer (Picture: VCG via Getty Images)Manchester United are preparing to offer Paul Pogba an enormous new contract in an attempt to persuade him to stay at the club. Real Madrid and Juventus are interested in the services of the Frenchman and he has made it […]

11pm transfer news LIVE: Neymar blasted by PSG president, Reading under transfer ban, Joao Felix snubs City for Atletico

JAMES MADDISON refuses to be fazed by reports linking him to Manchester United. The 22-year-old – who is set to face France with the England Under-21s tomorrow – has been valued by the Foxes at £60million. But when asked whether the rumours affected him, he told Sky Sports News: “No, you have just got to ignore […]

Wendie Renard’s twice-taken penalty takes France past Nigeria

Wendie Renard went from villain to hero in the space of two minutes, scoring her retaken penalty after a double VAR check to ensure France progress to the last-16 having topped Group A. With the sun setting the home team were given arguably their most vocal welcome of the tournament. The Rennes ultras – known […]

Romelu Lukaku: Manchester United striker must leave, says Belgium manager Roberto Martinez

Romelu Lukaku has been told that he should leave Manchester United this summer by his national team manager, Belgium’s Roberto Martinez. In an interview with Belgian newspaper HLN, Lukaku’s national team manager threw his weight behind a departure from Old Trafford this summer, amid interest in the striker from Internazionale. “It is clear that he has […]

Philippe Coutinho 'will NOT make Man Utd transfer' – because of Liverpool

Philippe Coutinho will turn down a move to Manchester United this summer out of respect to former club Liverpool . The Brazil international is widely expected to leave Barcelona in the transfer window after a below-par season in Spain. United were thought to be the frontrunners for the 27-year-old and were understood to be weighing […]

Women’s World Cup 2019: Germany maintain 100% record as Spain and China draw sees both qualify for last 16

Player of the match Sara Dabritz admitted she was proud of Germany’s winning record after they sealed top spot in the Women’s World Cup Group B with a comfortable 4-0 victory over South Africa. Following narrow 1-0 wins in their opening two matches against China and Spain, the reigning Olympic champions progressed to the last […]

Man City and Arsenal target Kostas Manolas described as ‘Chiellini’s heir at Juventus’ by Fabio Capello

Kostas Manolas is wanted by a number of big clubs this summer (Picture: Getty Images)Fabio Capello has talked up a move to Juventus for Roma’s Kostas Manolas, which could disappoint Manchester City and Arsenal who are both interested in the defender. The Greek centre-back is wanted by a number of Europe’s top clubs this summer […]

7.30pm transfer news LIVE: PSG ‘ready’ to sell Neymar but keep Mbappe, £50m Wan-Bissaka bid rejected, Joao Felix snubs City for Atletico

THE transfer window is wide open! Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has a summer of rebuilding Manchester United and rivals Arsenal are on a tight budget after missing out on the Champions League. Follow ALL the latest transfer news and gossip right here… READ SOURCE

Why Chelsea will choose Frank Lampard ahead of Massimiliano Allegri – Ray Parlour

That is the opinion of former Arsenal and England midfielder Ray Parlour.Lampard is the overwhelming favourite to become the next Chelsea boss after just one season in management.The former Blues midfielder led Derby County to the Championship play-off final, where they lost to Aston Villa.Former Chelsea youth coach Jody Morris, who is Lampard’s assistant at […]

South Africa 0-4 Germany, China 0-0 Spain: Women's World Cup clockwatch – live!

A squad shuffle rather than wholesale changes for Germany, with Melanie Leupolz, Klara Bühl and Lina Magull starting after coming off the bench against Spain. Thembi Kgatlana doesn’t start for South Africa; unless she’s injured, that’s a hard one to explain. South Africa (4-1-4-1): Dlamini; Ramalepe, Van Wyk, Matlou, Vilakazi; Ndimeni; Mthandi, Makhabane, Biyana, Jane; […]