English Premiership

Citi Sports Editor’s tweet sparks global discussion after Smalling gaffe


Defender Chris Smalling has been an extremely polarising figure with fans of Manchester United since he first made an appearance for the club. The player endured a particularly testing season in the last campaign, questioned for repeated defensive mishaps and poor decisions. Despite the anticipation that he would be shipped out this summer, Smalling joined the squad for pre-season in ...

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Alvaro Morata calls Chelsea the ‘best club’


Alvaro Morata has exclusively told Sky Sports News he is joining Chelsea because they are “the best club” after arriving in London for a medical. The 24-year-old striker flew in to Heathrow airport on Thursday morning to complete his move from Real Madrid for an initial £58m fee, which could rise to £70m according to Sky sources. Jose Mourinho admitted ...

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Joe Hart: Man City keeper passes West Ham medical


Manchester City and England goalkeeper Joe Hart has passed his medical at West Ham and is set to complete a season-long loan deal. Hart has been told he can find another club by City boss Pep Guardiola after spending last season at Torino. The 30-year-old’s City contract is not due to expire until 2019 and the agreement with the Hammers ...

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I don’t talk to my family- Adebayor


Former Real Madrid, Arsenal and Manchester City forward Emmanuel Adebayor has revealed he is no longer on talking terms with his family. Adebayor in an emotional Facebook post back in 2015 publicly revealed some of the personal issues with his family that have disrupted his career. The Togo international who now plays in Turkey for Istanbul Başakşehiris has enjoyed a ...

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Van Dijk prepared to hand in transfer request to force Liverpool move


Virgil van Dijk’s proposed switch to Liverpool is STILL ON, with the defending willing to force through his dream move to Anfield this summer, according to reports. The Dutchman was heavily linked with a move to Anfield before the transfer window opened, but the deal looked dead after Southampton accused the Merseyside club of illegally tapping up their star man. ...

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Diego Costa taunts Chelsea and Conte with Atletico shirt


Wantaway Chelsea striker Diego Costa has further forced the issue of his impending departure from Stamford Bridge after he was pictured partying in an Atletico Madrid top. And the forward showed their was no love lost between himself and Blues boss Antonio Conte, as he told team-mate Cesc Fabregas to ‘give Conte a hug’ during a live Instagram broadcast. Costa ...

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Pictures:Chelsea complete Bakayoko transfer


Chelsea have made their third signing of the summer in Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco. The 22-year-old defensive midfielder has agreed a five-year contract with the Premier League champions, joining for an undisclosed fee. Bakayoko helped Monaco win the French Ligue 1 title last season as well as the UEFA Champions League semi-finals. The France international will be aiming to make ...

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Man City sign Kyle Walker for £45m


Manchester City have completed the signing of Tottenham and England right-back Kyle Walker for an initial £45m on a five-year deal. Walker made 183 Premier League appearances in eight seasons at Spurs and has won 27 England caps. The deal for the defender is worth £50m, including £5m of add-ons. “I am thrilled to be signing for City and can’t ...

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Man City close in on £50m deal for Kyle Walker from Spurs


Manchester City are close to completing the signing of Tottenham and England right-back Kyle Walker. The 27-year-old is expected to have a medical and complete the transfer on Friday after the clubs agreed a deal on Wednesday worth up to £50m. Walker, who joined Tottenham from Sheffield United in 2009, will not join up with Spurs for the start of ...

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