TRANSFER WINDOW RATED: Arsenal and Manchester City top of the class but Leicester set to struggle

Premier League clubs spent well over £2billion during the transfer window, but it’s fair to say some enjoyed the summer more than others. The likes of Manchester United and Chelsea contributed nearly half-a-billion of that total, while Nottingham Forest went for quantity by signing an incredible 21 players. But not everyone enjoyed pre-season, with Leicester … Read more

Manchester City, Southampton, West Ham and Lampard all shine

West Ham, Brighton and Manchester City are in the Champions League places but another Premier League team won the summer transfer window. Southampton“For us it was a good thing we could do this season some things that we normally could only do after selling a few players,” said Ralph Hasenhuttl before a Premier League ball … Read more

Everton secure signing of Manchester United’s James Garner as ‘the next Ryan Giggs’ Tahith Chong joins Birmingham

Manchester United have confirmed the departures of James Garner and Tahith Chong on permanent transfers – the pair joining Everton and Birmingham City respectively. Garner, who impressed having spent the last season and a half on loan at Nottingham Forest, has signed for the Toffees in a deal which could be worth up to £15 … Read more

Manchester City 6-0 Nottingham Forest (Premier League)

Another star performance from the incomparable Erling Haaland helped Manchester City to three more crucial Premier League points at the Etihad Stadium. Erling Haaland scored a first-half hat-trick, the lighter-hearted sequel to his treble in the second half against Crystal Palace last weekend. A Joao Cancelo screamer kept the party going after the break, before … Read more

Manchester City 6-0 Nottingham Forest: Haaland scores a hat-trick and Alvarez nets a brace in rout

Five matches into the season and Erling Haaland’s well over a third of the way to winning the Golden Boot. Well, honestly. Go and check the calendar. And then check the previous winners. Twenty-three has been the magic number in each of the last three campaigns. Twenty-two the one before that. Haaland himself has nine … Read more

Manchester City dealt minor fitness blow as Aymeric Laporte return date revealed

Manchester City are not expected to have Aymeric Laporte return to action until the end of September at the very least, according to a new report. The Spain international has missed pre-season and the beginning of City’s title defense having recently undergone surgery on his knee after helping Pep Guardiola’s side retain the Premier League … Read more

Everton remain interested in James Garner with Manchester United demanding a fee of £14m plus add-ons

Everton remain interested in James Garner with Manchester United demanding a fee of £14m plus add-ons while Sunderland, Blackpool, Anderlecht and Nice want to sign Amad Diallo on loan Everton are still interested in a move for Manchester United’s James Garner United are demanding a fee of £14 million plus add-ons for the midfielder Sunderland … Read more

Everton in talks for Manchester United man who scoffed at Europa League action

Everton are in talks with Manchester United over a move for midfielder James Garner, according to a report. Frank Lampard is in desperate need of reinforcements with Dele Alli expected to leave for Besiktas on loan. But the Toffees have plenty of rivals for the player, who excelled on loan at Nottingham Forest last term. … Read more

Manchester United eyeing move for Frankfurt goalkeeper Kevin Trapp after de Gea’s start to season

Manchester United eyeing move for Frankfurt goalkeeper Kevin Trapp, with Yann Sommer and Asmir Begovic also considered as Erik ten Hag looks to provide competition for David De Gea Manchester United are interested in German goalkeeper Kevin Trapp United are looking for a new shot-stopper amid David de Gea’s poor form Dean Henderson has also … Read more

Dean Henderson showing Nottingham Forest’s gain is Manchester United’s loss with Everton showing

Manchester United’s loss is Nottingham Forest’s gain as on-loan goalkeeper Dean Henderson continues fine early-season form in draw at Everton Dean Henderson made a number of fine saves at Goodison Park on Saturday Only a late equalizer prevented the stopper recoding a second clean sheet Forest will feel blessed that Manchester United loaned them the … Read more