Tottenham will be looking to keep within touching distance of the Premier League’s top four when they host West Ham. Spurs trail fourth-placed Liverpool by four points and know a victory is a must to ensure Jurgen Klopp’s Reds do not create a sizeable gap between themselves and the north Londoners. Mauricio Pochettino is likely
“Mourinho is also growing frustrated at falling so far behind fierce rivals Manchester City at the top of the Premier League.”
A Mail source said: “Jose seems to be having third-season syndrome a year early with us.” Despite regularly travelling by train, Mourinho is reported to have used a private
Arsenal take on reigning champions Chelsea in the Premier League’s Wednesday night clash at the Emirates Stadium. The Gunners will be looking to bounce back from a disappointing 1-1 draw at West Brom, while the visitors have won four of their last five games. Both sides played out a goalless draw in the league encounter at
Paris Saint-Germain are lining up a move for Inter Milan star Joao Mario – who has been strongly linked with Manchester United. As talkSPORT told you in December, Mario could be the subject of a swap deal for United schemer Henrikh Mkhitaryan this month. Mkhitaryan has been in and out of the team since his arrival
Everton have received a boost in their pursuit of Nikola Kalinic after he reportedly rejected the chance to move to China. The striker has endured a difficult start to life at AC Milan following his switch from Fiorentina in the summer. Kalinic has scored just two Serie A goals since September and has been jeered
Both were hurt attempting to challenge Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne, who also had to come off with an injury at the same time as Puncheon.
Their absences mean the loss of two of Palace’s leaders, given both are regularly named captain, and further reduce the team’s options in positions in which they are
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers and online… Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho believes he has played his last game for the club, but it will take an offer in the region of £133million for the playmaker to get his desired move to Barcelona this month. (The Times) Former Reds striker John Aldridge has urged
Wigan boss Paul Cook has no new injury or suspension worries for his side’s home game against Charlton. Cook named an unchanged starting line-up for the goalless home draw against Shrewsbury on Boxing Day, but may want to make one or two
It’s West Ham who go into the match two points and a place ahead of their opponents and in better form. The Hammers have lost just one of their last five league games, while West Brom have still not recorded a win since August 19.
David Moyes has some injury concerns to deal with
The Villa manager was full of praise for his team and particularly man of the match Jack Grealish, who inspired the impressive victory over the Robins.
Bruce admitted: “All of a sudden Jack Grealish looks a man. The condition coaches have done a marvellous job with him. His running ability and strength has improved.