Tag Archives: Football

Chelsea star Michy Batshuayi taken to court by ex-lover over ‘failure to pay child maintenance’

By | 18th January 2020

CHELSEA star Michy Batshuayi’s ex took him to court over his alleged failure to pay maintenance for their two-year-old daughter. The £100,000-a-week Belgian striker had previously been ordered to pay monthly sums to former lover Gitte Van Der Elst. But the World Cup star was accused of missing two of £2,067 and being late with […]

Sponsored:

Referee makes Premier League history by consulting pitch side monitor before sending off Norwich’s Godfrey

By | 18th January 2020

PREMIER LEAGUE referee Paul Tierney made history by being the first to consult the pitch side monitor before making a decision. The experienced whistler showed Norwich defender Ben Godfrey a red card after consulting the screen on 76 minutes. Initially Godfrey was booked for a lunging tackle on Callum Wilson, but VAR showed it was […]

Sponsored:

Newcastle 1 Chelsea 0: Isaac Hayden’s 94th-minute header gives Magpies dramatic win over Frank Lampard’s men

By | 18th January 2020

NEVER mind the Blaydon Races…you can swap that most famous of Toon chants for the Hayden aces after this. And a game that was heading for the instantly forgettable category, suddenly switched to the ultimate smash and grab raid. All thanks to Isaac Hayden, the most unlikely of match winners – to provide Steve Bruce […]

Sponsored:

Chelsea ratings: Reece James shines before being hauled off with injury as Willian and Mount struggle against Newcastle

By | 18th January 2020

FRANK LAMPARD claimed he may not sign any new players this month – but he might have to change his mind after that performance. Chelsea threw away the chance to close the gap on third-placed Leicester City after a disastrous 1-0 defeat to Newcastle. SunSport have rated Chelsea’s stars… Kepa Arrizabalaga – 4 Had very […]

Joe Gomez ‘rejected FA offer to call police and report Raheem Sterling’ after England bust-up

By | 18th January 2020

JOE GOMEZ was apparently offered the opportunity to report England teammate Raheem Sterling to the police after the pair had an altercation while on England duty. The bust-up, which occured the day after the two had squared up in Liverpool’s clash with Manchester City in November, left the defender with a mark on his face. […]

Leeds offered Everton’s Oumar Niasse on loan as Marcelo Bielsa blasts Arsenal for recalling Eddie Nketiah

By | 18th January 2020

LEEDS UNITED have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Everton misfit Oumar Niasse on loan until the end of the season. Boss Marcelo Bielsa is keen to recruit a striker after seeing back-up loanee Eddie Nketiah recalled by parent club Arsenal this month. And Football Insider claim that Toffees chiefs are trying to offload […]

Chelsea suffer huge blow as right-back Reece James limps off with apparent ankle injury in defeat at Newcastle

By | 18th January 2020

CHELSEA were dealt a huge defensive blow after Reece James was forced off against Newcastle with a knock. The right-back, impressing in his breakthrough campaign with the Blues, appeared to pick up an ankle injury following a collision with Ciaran Clark. James, 20, was wincing in pain on the ground as he received treatment. It […]

Brighton 1 Aston Villa 1: Jack Grealish steals point with spectacular volley after Leandro Trossard’s first-half opener

By | 18th January 2020

JACK GREALISH robbed an undeserved point for Aston Villa with a late volley at Brighton. Leandro Trossard gave the Seagulls the lead on 38 minutes with a fine left-footed effort but Grealish popped up with just 15 minutes of normal time remaining to make it 1-1 and give his side a much needed point. An […]

Southampton 2 Wolves 3: Raul Jimenez brace completes stunning Wolves fightback as Saints are downed at St Mary’s

By | 18th January 2020

RAUL JIMENEZ was the hero as his two goals inspired Wolves to a stunning comeback from two goals down against Southampton at St Mary’s in the Premier League on Saturday. Saints pair Jan Bednarek and Shane Long both scored in the opening 35 minutes to seemingly put the home side in control. But teenager Pedro […]

West Ham 1 Everton 1: In-form Calvert-Lewin earns Toffees a point after Issa Diop’s opener

By | 18th January 2020

DOMINIC CALVERT-LEWIN continued his fine goalscoring form to earn Everton a point at West Ham. The Toffees striker headed home from a corner on the brink of half time – just moments after Issa Diop had put the Hammers in front with a header of his own. Calvert-Lewin has now scored nine goals in 16 […]