“Paul Merson has predicted the likes of Crystal Palace vs Tottenham and Liverpool vs West Ham”
The former Arsenal midfielder and Sky Sports analyst tries his luck at calling every top flight score on a weekly basis. Leicester and Stoke kickoff this weekend’s Premier League action, with Paul Lambert
YOU CAN LISTEN TO LIVE COMMENTARY OF THE CARABAO CUP FINAL BETWEEN ARSENAL AND MANCHESTER CITY LIVE ON TALKSPORT. The first major trophy of the English season will be won on Sunday as Arsene Wenger’s men take on Pep Guardiola’s side at Wembley. It promises to be an intriguing match with both sides on the end
Chelsea trio Tiemoue Bakayoko, David Luiz and Ross Barkley have been ruled out of Sunday’s Premier League clash against Manchester United, manager Antonio Conte has confirmed. All three Blues stars missed Tuesday’s 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the Champions League through injury. And the boss has revealed they will not recover in time for the weekend. Bakayoko is currently sidelined with a
The United stopper has been one of the star performers at Old Trafford for a number of seasons. His match-saving display against Sevilla in the Champions League was the latest in a series of games where he has proved he is world-class. The 27-year-old has been a long-term target of Real Madrid since 2015.
Arsene Wenger admits he wants to keep Danny Welbeck at Arsenal, but he’s not as prolific as England team-mate Harry Kane. The former Manchester United striker joined the Gunners in 2014, but has been blighted with injuries since moving to London. Despite his injury record, Wenger has defended Welbeck and insisted he is more than
Ray Wilkins has told talkSPORT the atmosphere was ‘dead’ during Chelsea’s Champions League clash with Barcelona, saying Stamford Bridge ‘was like a morgue’. The former Blues captain and coach also believes Antonio Conte’s side ‘weren’t adventurous enough’ as they drew 1-1 with the Catalan giants in the first leg of their last-16 tie. MATCH REPORT: Lionel Messi
Tottenham will reignite their pursuit of Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha in the summer, even thought he could cost more than £50million, reports claim. Spurs failed with two bids for the 25-year-old last summer – An opening offer of £12m was branded ‘ridiculous’ by Eagles chairman Steve Parish, but an improved bid of £21m was
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online… Italian giants Juventus have enquired about Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere. They are set to be disappointed though, because the England international is ready to sign a new deal to stay at the Emirates — despite the Gunners’ opening offer representing a basic-wage pay-cut on his current terms.
Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles did not mince his words after beating Manchester United, claiming most of Jose Mourinho’s players “went missing” and that their defence “didn’t really know what to do”. Rafael Benitez oversaw a memorable, and much-needed, victory on Sunday afternoon as the relegation-threatened Magpies fought hard for a 1-0 victory. Matt Ritchie struck
Newcastle United v Manchester United is live on talkSPORT at 14:15 on Sunday 11 February Earlier this season, Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe explained he thought his side’s 3-0 win at Chelsea was the club’s best result in the Premier League. Newcastle, who play Manchester United live on talkSPORT on Sunday, recorded a memorable thumping of