Liverpool, Arsenal in race for La Liga star Jan Oblak?

Liverpool and Arsenal are reportedly expected to battle for the signature of Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak. The two clubs are in need of new long-term recruits between the sticks, and according to Spanish publication AS, Slovenian international Oblak has emerged as a target in the summer transfer window. The 25-year-old has impressed for Diego […]

Gary Cahill: ‘Top four is Chelsea’s ambition’

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has called on his side to show “character and ambition” in order to secure a top-four spot in the Premier League this season. The Blues recovered from back-to-back defeats with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace this afternoon, holding off a late rally from their London rivals after Patrick van […]

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: ‘Newcastle United tried to frustrate us’

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has admitted that Newcastle United’s ploy to ‘frustrate’ Liverpool almost paid off in Saturday evening’s meeting at Anfield. The Reds had to remain patient before finding a 40th-minute breakthrough via a Mohamed Salah strike, which came after some positive play by Oxlade-Chamberlain. Sadio Mane went on to double Liverpool’s lead and effectively kill […]

Fenerbahce ‘turn down permanent move for Vincent Janssen’

Fenerbahce have reportedly decided against making a permanent offer for Tottenham Hotspur striker Vincent Janssen at the end of the season due to concerns over his fitness. The 23-year-old is currently on loan at Fenerbahce, who have the option to sign him outright during the summer as part of the deal. However, Janssen could be […]

Roger Federer becomes oldest world number one

Roger Federer has become the oldest world number one in tennis history courtesy of his victory over Robin Haase at the Rotterdam Open. The Swiss international lost the first set of the quarter-final 6-4, but bounced back to win the second and third 6-1 as the 36-year-old booked his spot in the semi-finals of the competition. […]

What Happened to Everton?

Shortly after the transfer window opened in July, you couldn’t move for reports that Everton had “won the transfer window”, after spending mammoth amounts in transfer fees which, at one point, had them as one of the highest spenders in world football. Just six months later, the feel around Goodison Park couldn’t be more different. […]