Kalvin Phillips leads tributes to remember murdered Leeds fans in Istanbul 20 years ago

Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips led the tributes on the 20th anniversary of the murder of two of the club’s fans in Istanbul. Christopher Loftus and Kevin Speight were killed in Istanbul on April 5, 2000, on the eve of Leeds’ UEFA Cup semi-final first leg against Galatasaray. 💙💛 #RIPChrisAndKev pic.twitter.com/cT5sVde4vV Leeds have remembered the two […]

James McClean on PPE gesture, coronavirus abuse & ‘ridiculous’ demands on players

James McClean has donated Personal Protective Equipment to frontline workers in his home city of Derry and the Stoke City winger has urged authorities to do more for those risking their lives. In a wide ranging interview with Sky Sports News, McClean has spoken about: Disagreeing with Health Secretary Matt Hancock on footballer responsibilities. What […]

7 of the Premier League’s youngest debutants and how their careers panned out

Jude Bellingham is arguably the most sought-after teenager in world football right now, with Manchester United and Chelsea among a host of clubs chasing down his signature. At just 16-years-old Bellingham is a special talent, but he is not the first youngster to be plucked from the academy and set on the fast-track towards stardom. […]

Liverpool place some non-playing staff on furlough

Liverpool have announced they have placed some non-playing staff on furlough as the Premier League remains suspended due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. It is understood around 200 staff, whose work has been affected by the suspension of the Premier League, have been furloughed. The announcement comes as Premier League clubs are meeting with representatives […]

Leicester chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha launches ‘Gift of a Wish 2020’ on late father’s birthday

Leicester City chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has announced the club have launched the ‘Gift of a Wish 2020’ charitable programme on his late father’s birthday. The announcement of a fund to support valuable work in the community within Leicestershire was made on what would have been Khun Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s 62nd birthday. Aiyawatt – currently in Thailand […]

Coronavirus: Liverpool place non-playing staff on furlough as talks continue over salary cuts

Liverpool have become the latest Premier League club to place non-playing staff unable to work during the Covid-19 pandemic on furlough, while discussions continue over salary deductions for the squad, backroom team and senior executives. The champions of Europe have joined Newcastle, Tottenham, Bournemouth and Norwich in turning to the government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme,  […]

De Ligt’s father-in-law responds as Juventus star linked with Man Utd transfer

Matthijs de Ligt’s father-in-law has given his verdict on speculation linking the Juventus defender with a move to Manchester United. The 20-year-old moved from Ajax to the Italian champions in a £67.5m transfer only last summer, signing a five-year deal. But there have been claims that the Red Devils could look to swoop and take […]

Liverpool fan stunned by surprise video call from Virgil van Dijk

‘My legs are shaking!’: Liverpool fan left stunned by surprise video call from Virgil van Dijk as he self-isolates away from his pregnant girlfriend Virgil van Dijk surprised a Liverpool supporter with a special video call Ben Price is having to self-isolate away from his pregnant girlfriend  The Reds fan has benefitted from the club’s […]