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Swansea boss Paul Clement hopes on-loan Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham picks England following Nigeria approach

21 Sep

Swansea boss Paul Clement is hoping striker Tammy Abraham will commit his allegiance to England with Nigeria attempting to lure him into their fold. Reports on Thursday suggested the Nigeria Football Federation is hopeful of persuading the England Under-21 international, who qualifies for the African nation through his father, to switch countries. Club manager Clement […]

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 […]

Tottenham 0-0 Swansea: Spurs endure another frustrating day at Wembley

17 Sep

Tottenham’s Wembley woes came back to bite as they were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw by Swansea. Harry Kane hit the crossbar in the second half and Spurs could have had a penalty when Martin Olsson touched the ball with his hand, but Swansea dug in for a hard-earned point. Mauricio Pochettino’s men looked […]

Tottenham v Swansea LIVE stream and confirmed line-ups: talkSPORT Premier League coverage on 16 September 2017

16 Sep

Tottenham will be hoping their Wembley woes are behind them as they prepare to face Swansea on Saturday evening – LIVE on talkSPORT. CLICK HERE TO STREAM TOTTENHAM V SWANSEA LIVE COMMENTARY ON TALKSPORT, KICK-OFF 17:30GMT. Spurs secured their first win of the season at their temporary home by beating Borussia Dortmund in the Champions […]

The last time each of the Premier League’s current 20 clubs were top of the league – revealed!

16 Sep

If Watford beat Manchester City this weekend they will go top of English football’s premier division for only the second time in the club’s 136-year history. The last time the Hornets were in top spot – well, you can find out how long ago that was by checking out the countdown above, as well as […]

The last time each of the Premier League’s current 20 clubs were top of the league – revealed!

15 Sep

If Watford beat Manchester City this weekend they will go top of English football’s premier division for only the second time in the club’s 136-year history. The last time the Hornets were in top spot – well, you can find out how long ago that was by checking out the countdown above, as well as […]

Premier League transfers: Every club owner ranked by the best signing they’ve sanctioned

14 Sep

There’s no doubt football supporters are spoiled in the transfer market. But while praise or criticism is typically directed towards the manager, the club’s owners are also putting their reputation on the line. With this in mind, talkSPORT.com has indulged in ranking every Premier League club’s owner on the best signing they’ve sanctioned since assuming ownership. Scroll through the […]

Premier League managers’ distance from their birthplace to the club they manage revealed

14 Sep

Roy Hodgson is back in football, having been appointed the new Crystal Palace manager.  The Eagles ran out of patience very quickly with Frank de Boer, getting rid of him after four games in charge of the south London club.  Hodgson now has the chance to rebuild his reputation after England’s Euro 2016 shambles and […]

Premier League managers’ distance from their birthplace to the club they manage revealed

13 Sep

Roy Hodgson is back in football, having been appointed the new Crystal Palace manager.  The Eagles ran out of patience very quickly with Frank de Boer, getting rid of him after four games in charge of the south London club.  Hodgson now has the chance to rebuild his reputation after England’s Euro 2016 shambles and […]

Paul Clement defends Swansea debutant Renato Sanches after Newcastle loss

11 Sep

Swansea boss Paul Clement insisted Renato Sanches will improve despite an underwhelming debut in his side’s 1-0 defeat against Newcastle. The Portuguese midfielder sealed a deadline day loan move from German giants Bayern Munich and arrived in England with a big reputation. But despite his glamorous CV, Sanches struggled to impose himself against the Magpies […]