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Fraser Forster signs new five-year contract at Southampton as England international extends stay to 2022

19 Jul

Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster has signed a new five-year contract, the club have announced. The 29-year-old has been at the club since joining from Celtic in 2014 and has emerged as one of the most dependable stoppers in the league. England international Forster already had a contract up until 2021 but has now committed to […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, July 19: Barkley ‘demands to be paid more than Kane’ at Tottenham, Neymar in £195m PSG switch?

19 Jul

talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest headlines and top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers… Everton midfielder Ross Barkley is demanding a whopping £150,000-a-week wage packet – more than star striker Harry Kane – to join Tottenham this summer. (Daily Mirror) Barkley’s potential arrival at the north London club could pave the way for Moussa Sissoko […]

What every top flight club’s stadium looked like when the Premier League kicked off 25 years ago – and how it compares today

18 Jul

This is what the Bridge looked like when the Premier League kicked off in 1992. The Blues were founder members of the breakaway division, and have been there ever since, but their home ground has almost completely changed. Only the three-tier East Stand, built in the 1970s at a cost that nearly saw Chelsea go […]

Southampton FC news: Stuart Taylor signs new one-year deal…and it is brilliantly announced by the club

13 Jul

In a summer of over elaborate transfer announcement videos, Southampton have possibly done the best so far. As the window hots up, clubs have been battling not just for signatures but to see who can unveil names in the most creative way. Sides have used the likes popular video game FIFA, Snapchat and fans to […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Thursday, July 13: Chelsea favourites to sign Aubameyang, Dortmund target Giroud as replacement, Liverpool ‘close’ to Van Dijk?

13 Jul

talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest headlines and top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers… Chelsea are favourites to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjin pulled out of a move for the Gabon forward. Liverpool have also been linked with the 42-goal striker, while AC Milan are interested. (Daily Mail) Borussia Dortmund […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, July 12: Dier wants Manchester United move, Mbappe in Arsenal ‘meeting’, Everton to replace Lukaku with ex-Liverpool star?

12 Jul

talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest headlines and top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers… Eric Dier reportedly wants to leave Tottenham to join Manchester United this summer. The Red Devils are expected to make an improved offer of £50million for the 23-year-old England midfielder. FULL STORY HERE Monaco’s teen sensation Kylian Mbappe has had a three-hour […]

DONE DEAL! West Bromwich Albion complete £12million signing of Jay Rodriguez from Southampton

2 Jul

West Brom have completed the signing of Jay Rodriguez from Southampton for a reported £12million fee. The Baggies have long been liked with the 27-year-old England international and chose a novel way to announce his arrival. Responding to a tweet from a fan asking if they had signed anyone yet, Albion replied with a four-second […]

Southampton FC news: Poland Under-21 international defender Jan Bednarek becomes club’s first summer signing

2 Jul

Mauricio Pellegrino has made Poland Under-21 international defender Jan Bednarek his first signing as Southampton boss. Bednarek has joined the Premier League side from Lech Poznan for a fee of around £5million. The 21-year-old, who made 27 appearances for the Polish top-flight side last season, has penned a five-year contract. Saints vice-chairman Les Reed said: “Jan is […]

Southampton FC news: Poland Under-21 international defender Jan Bednarek becomes club’s first summer signing

1 Jul

Mauricio Pellegrino has made Poland Under-21 international defender Jan Bednarek his first signing as Southampton boss. Bednarek has joined the Premier League side from Lech Poznan for a fee of around £5million. The 21-year-old, who made 27 appearances for the Polish top-flight side last season, has penned a five-year contract. Saints vice-chairman Les Reed said: “Jan is […]

Everton, Newcastle, Southampton and West Ham receive boost as Caen prepare to sell Yann Karamoh

30 Jun

Caen are ready to sell Everton, Newcastle, Southampton and West Ham target Yann Karamoh. The 18-year-old broke into the first team last season and he impressed during his debut campaign with five goals in Ligue 1. The striker’s form has attracted interest from England and Everton, Newcastle, Southampton and West Ham are all keen on […]