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Graham Potter: Chelsea set to hold talks with Brighton manager about replacing sacked Thomas Tuchel

Last updated on 1 hour ago1 hour ago.From the section ChelseaChelsea are set to hold talks with Brighton boss Graham Potter about replacing the sacked Thomas Tuchel.Ex-Swansea and Ostersunds FK coach Potter, 47, has been given permission by the Seagu

Wolves to appeal after Diego Costa denied a work permit

Wolves have launched an appeal to the Football Association after failing to gain a work permit for Diego Costa.Costa is travelling to Wolves' Compton training base as the Premier League club wait for news of their appeal.The former Chelsea striker h

Reece James signs new Chelsea contract to 2028

England right-back Reece James has signed a new contract with Chelsea that runs to 2028.James made his first-team debut for the Blues in September 2019 and has made 128 appearances, helping them win the Champions League in 2021."I am over the moon wi

Brighton 5-2 Leicester: Graham Potter’s side maintain excellent start to Premier League season

Brighton fought back from conceding a first-minute goal to beat struggling Leicester City in a seven-goal thriller at the Amex.Leicester, bottom of the Premier League, scored after only 51 seconds when Kelechi Iheanacho finished from Patson Daka's pu

Everton 0-0 Liverpool: Both sides hit woodwork in goalless draw

Last updated on 1 hour ago1 hour ago.From the section Premier LeagueEverton and Liverpool fought out an eventful Merseyside derby draw at Goodison Park. In a game that swung from end to end, Tom Davies hit the woodwork for Everton while Darwin Nunez

Tuchel, Ten Hag & Forest – the big deadline day talking points

The transfer window has closed with Premier League clubs spending almost £2bn to put their squads in shape for the next few months. Managers must now go with what they have, whether it is the mega-spending seen at Chelsea and Manchester United or th

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Chelsea agree deal for Barcelona striker, says Guillem Balague

Chelsea have agreed a deal in principle worth £12m, plus defender Marcus Alonso, for Barcelona striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to Guillem Balague.Aubameyang scored 13 goals in 24 appearances for Barca after joining the Spanish club from

Wesley Fofana: Chelsea sign 21-year-old French defender from Leicester City for £70m

Chelsea have signed French centre-back Wesley Fofana from Leicester City on a seven-year deal for a fee in the region of £70m.He was restricted to just seven league games during the 2021-22 campaign after breaking his leg in pre-season."The two last

Scott Parker: Bournemouth sack head coach after 9-0 defeat by Liverpool

Last updated on 5 hours ago5 hours ago.From the section BournemouthBournemouth have sacked boss Scott Parker after Saturday's 9-0 defeat by Liverpool, four games into the season.After the loss, Parker, 41, said he was "not surprised" and said the tea

Antony: Manchester United agree £80m deal for Ajax winger

Manchester United have agreed a deal with Ajax for Brazil winger Antony.It is understood United will pay an initial fee of £80.75m, with a further £4.25m in add-ons.The 22-year-old is due to arrive in Manchester to complete a medical within the nex

Dundee Utd 0-9 Celtic: Kyogo & Abada net hat-tricks in incredible away win

Celtic strolled to an incredible record-breaking away league victory by humiliating beleaguered Dundee United to climb back to the top of the Scottish Premiership.Ange Postecoglou's side looked utterly irresistible in attack as they scored nine goals

Southampton 0-1 Man Utd: Bruno Fernandes scores only goal at St Mary’s to end dismal away run

Manchester United ended a dismal sequence of seven straight Premier League away defeats as they secured a narrow win at Southampton.United manager Erik ten Hag wanted his side to build on the thrilling victory over Liverpool at Old Trafford on Monday

Alexander Isak: Newcastle United sign Sweden striker from Real Sociedad

Newcastle have signed Sweden striker Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad on a long-term deal understood to be worth about £60m.The 22-year-old becomes the Magpies' fourth signing of the summer after Matt Targett, Nick Pope and Sven Botman.Isak scored

Champions League draw: Busy group stages, strikers on the move and Ukrainian teams

The Champions League draw takes place on Thursday at 17:00 BST in Istanbul - so what do you need to know?The group stage will be played over nine midweeks this season to fit in the World Cup.So who is in it, who is going to win it, how does it work a

Man Utd 2-1 Liverpool: Erik ten Hag gets big calls right as Manchester United stun Liverpool

Manchester United walked out to face Liverpool amid a mood of insurrection and undisguised pessimism - then walked off to noisy acclaim as the Erik ten Hag era was ignited on a memorable night of sound and fury at Old Trafford.United's supporters mar

Man Utd v Liverpool: Toxic mood, ‘witches curse’ & being winless – everything you need to know

Last updated on 21 August 202221 August 2022.From the section Premier LeagueVenue: Old Trafford Date: Monday, 22 August Kick-off: 20:00 BSTCoverage: Follow live text commentary on the BBC Sport websiteManchester United and Liverpool are two of Englan

Arsenal mentality shift ‘crazy’ – how far can Mikel Arteta’s Gunners go?

Last updated on 20 August 202220 August 2022.From the section ArsenalArsenal look like a team reborn after three straight wins sent them top of the fledgling Premier League table - with even goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale saying their change in mentality

Casemiro: What are Manchester United getting in Real Madrid midfielder?

Last updated on 19 August 202219 August 2022.From the section Man UtdWill the signing of Casemiro prove to be a stroke of genius for Manchester United - or yet another expensive mistake?It's said that Hollywood director Cecil B DeMille could find nob

Casemiro: Manchester United target wants to leave Real Madrid, says Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti says midfielder Casemiro wants a "new challenge" and to leave the club as Manchester United close in on a deal worth up to 70m euros (£59.2m).Talks have progressed quickly and United are optimistic the deal for the B

Manchester City: Premier League champions charged after pitch invasion on final day of 2021-2022 season

Manchester City have been charged by the Football Association after fans invaded the pitch following last season's Premier League title win.Thousands of City fans poured on to the pitch as the club won its fourth title in five seasons by beating Asto

Thilo Kehrer: West Ham sign Germany defender from Paris St-Germain

West Ham have signed Germany defender Thilo Kehrer from Paris St-Germain on a four-year contract.He has 22 international caps and regularly started for Germany during the past year."This is the best league in the world and I'm excited about coming to

Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd could let striker leave in transfer window

Manchester United could let Cristiano Ronaldo leave Old Trafford during the current transfer window amid concerns about how the striker's mood is affecting morale in the camp.However, senior figures have been alarmed at how quickly the overwhelmingly

Thomas Tuchel: Chelsea manager to face FA inquiry over referee Taylor comments

The FA will investigate Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel following Sunday's post-match comments about referee Anthony Taylor. Tuchel was angry after Harry Kane's equaliser six minutes into stoppage time earned Tottenham a dramatic 2-2 draw at Stamford B

Brentford 4-0 Manchester United: ‘A joke’, ‘bullied’ & ‘rotten’ – are Man Utd at rock bottom?

Last updated on 13 August 202213 August 2022.From the section Man UtdIf last weekend's defeat at home by Brighton served as a warning for Manchester United and their new manager Erik ten Hag, then Saturday's embarrassing loss at Brentford will have s

Women’s Ballon d’Or: England’s Millie Bright, Beth Mead and Lucy Bronze nominated for 2022 prize

England Euro 2022 winners Millie Bright, Beth Mead and Lucy Bronze have been nominated for the women's Ballon d'Or, awarded to the best female footballer of 2022.Lionel Messi, the seven-time men's winner, misses out as 15 Premier League players - inc