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Revealed! The number of shots it’s taken before each Premier League team has conceded a goal this season

21 Sep

There are games where shot after shot doesn’t get quite go close enough, but there are others where almost every effort comes off. Liverpool’s defence, for example, has been the source of immense frustration already this season, but just how poor have they been at defending strikes on goal? talkSPORT.com have found out how many shots […]

Carabao Cup fourth round: Tottenham to play West Ham, Manchester United face Swansea trip – draw in full

21 Sep

Holders Manchester United will travel to Swansea in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup. Jose Mourinho’s side beat Championship Burton 4-1 at Old Trafford on Wednesday night to secure their place in the draw. Chelsea, 5-1 winners against Nottingham Forest, will welcome Everton – who beat Sunderland 3-0 – to Stamford Bridge. Tottenham host […]

Every Premier League team’s lowest ever goal tally ranked

20 Sep

It threatens to be a long year for Crystal Palace as they are yet to register a Premier League goal this season. The Eagles have already sacked Frank de Boer and replaced him with local hero Roy Hodgson as they attempt to turn the tide in the top-flight. Palace’s lowest ever goal tally in the Premier […]

Every Premier League team’s lowest ever goal tally ranked

20 Sep

It threatens to be a long year for Crystal Palace as they are yet to register a Premier League goal this season. The Eagles have already sacked Frank de Boer and replaced him with local hero Roy Hodgson as they attempt to turn the tide in the top-flight. Palace’s lowest ever goal tally in the Premier […]

Premier League table: How Mark Lawrenson’s predictions this season compare to actual standings

19 Sep

Predicting Premier League results is a tricky business, as players of talkSPORT Predictor will tell you. And Mark Lawrenson, who sticks his neck out every week to hazard a guess over the scoreline of the action, will no doubt agree. So, while we might only be five games into the 2017/18 season, talkSPORT.com couldn’t resist having a […]

Roy Hodgson to use Carabao Cup tie against Huddersfield to assess more of his new Crystal Palace squad

18 Sep

Roy Hodgson intends to use Tuesday’s Carabao Cup third-round fixture with Huddersfield to continue assessing his new squad at Crystal Palace. The manager, 70, oversaw a 1-0 home defeat by Southampton on Saturday in his first match in charge, and after Huddersfield his team face Premier League fixtures with Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea […]

Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland believes his former England boss Roy Hodgson will be a great fit for Crystal Palace

17 Sep

Jack Butland has revealed the “meticulous” approach Roy Hodgson will take to organising Crystal Palace’s defence and also how he will prove the opposite of his predecessor Frank de Boer. Palace lost their first fixture under their new manager 1-0 at home to Southampton on Saturday, conceding a poor goal to Steven Davis and ensuring […]

Roy Hodgson warns he won’t change Crystal Palace’s fortunes overnight after losing first game against Southampton

17 Sep

Roy Hodgson is confident of turning Crystal Palace’s fortunes around – but admits things may get worse before they get better. The ex-England boss saw his return to management spoiled by Southampton on Saturday lunchtime as the Eagles’ miserable start to the season continued. A 1-0 defeat at Selhurst Park – courtesy of Steven Davis’ early […]

Roy Hodgson warns he won’t change Crystal Palace’s fortunes overnight after losing first game against Southampton

16 Sep

Roy Hodgson is confident of turning Crystal Palace’s fortunes around – but admits things may get worse before they get better. The ex-England boss saw his return to management spoiled by Southampton on Saturday lunchtime as the Eagles’ miserable start to the season continued. A 1-0 defeat at Selhurst Park – courtesy of Steven Davis’ early […]

Crystal Palace appointment is not about redemption for Roy Hodgson

16 Sep

Roy Hodgson has denied pursuing “redemption” at Crystal Palace after the disappointing end to his reign as England manager. The 70-year-old is also adamant he feels in better condition than he did when he was in his forties, and has not considered whether this will be his last job. On Saturday in the Premier League […]