Tarkowski’s move to Everton: Lampard’s words, a ‘robust’ figure and free agent

Wednesday June 8 saw James Tarkowski’s move to Everton take a giant leap forward. After a breakthrough in talks early that week, the soon-to-be free agent made the short journey to Merseyside for a series of medical tests at different locations across the region. It is understood he then headed to fulfil other formalities, including … Read more

How much are Premier League pre-season matches abroad really worth?

Premier League football clubs have been eagerly readying themselves for their first full pre-season since we first heard of COVID-19. It will give them an opportunity to recoup a portion of the finances they lost because of the global pandemic while appeasing overseas sponsors, supporters and, hopefully, growing their brand in a different market. With … Read more

Christian Pulisic could be out at Chelsea

Christian PulisicImage: Getty Images Stages of development aren’t linear, and not every stage as you move along the line are pleasant. As the USMNT has more and more players making their mark in the biggest leagues in the world, one stage before they are main stars on the biggest teams is that they’re going to … Read more

Gabriel Jesus’ arrival could define Mikel Arteta’s tenure at Arsenal

Whereas Manchester City and Liverpool have signed center-forwards unfamiliar with the Premier League, Arsenal‘s impending new signing Gabriel Jesus is well acccustomed to the English top flight. Jesus has played for five and a half years in the Premier League with City. He’s played more Premier League games than Eric Cantona did. He’s got as … Read more

Bernardo Silva ‘offered himself to Barcelona’ and ‘sent a text’ telling them he wanted a move

Bernardo Silva ‘offered himself to Barcelona chiefs when they were in Manchester to seal Ferran Torres ‘January move’ with the midfield star even ‘TEXTING them that he wanted to move to the Nou Camp’ Bernardo Silva is said to have told Barcelona he wanted to join them in late 2021 Barcelona officials were visiting England … Read more

Anthony Martial struggled at Sevilla and is unlikely to feature at Man United

One goal, fitness issues, European failure and a title tilt that fizzled out… Anthony Martial’s loan spell at Sevilla delivered nothing and it’s hard to see Erik ten Hag would keep him at Man United Unwanted at Old Trafford, Anthony Martial was loaned out to Sevilla in January But the French forward’s time in Spain … Read more

Chelsea’s Boehly meets with Ronaldo Mendes agent as Manchester United future discussed

To say it has been a busy week at Chelsea is an understatement. Less than a month ago, American entrepreneur Todd Boehly fronted a consortium, with Clearlake Capital, to buy the west London club from long-time owner Roman Abramovich. A new board of directors has now been constituted, with Marina Granovskaia departing after 19 years … Read more