John Murtough in advanced talks to sign £52m-rated Monaco full-back Vanderson as Barcelona ponder response

Manchester United are reportedly nearing a January solution to their right-back issues with talks over a deal for AS Monaco star Vanderson getting underway. United boss Erik ten Hag invested heavily over the summer, spending to the tune of £216m. That outlay remains the most the Red Devils have ever spent across a single transfer … Read more

Win over Marseille puts PSG on brink of 10th French Ligue 1 title

Paris Saint-Germain beat bitter rivals Marseille 2-1 after a Kylian Mbappe penalty made all the difference Sunday, placing PSG just a win away from a record 10th French title. Mbappe converted from the spot in first-half stoppage time after the referee awarded a penalty for handball on a VAR review, restoring PSG’s lead following Neymar’s … Read more

Messi’s PSG form is excellent with Champions League, World Cup in his sights

The World Cup is in Messi’s sights and his form suggests he’s fully focused on achieving his top goals for club and country this season. Aurelien Meunier – PSG/PSG via Getty Images The stat says a lot about the kind of season Lionel Messi is having so far. In the big five European leagues, the … Read more

PSG, Real Madrid among clubs trying cheeky set play to score direct from kick-off

Kylian Mbappe scored the fastest goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s history using the kick-off routine inspired by Bournemouth. DENIS CHARLET/AFP via Getty Images It’s the latest craze that’s sweeping the soccer world, with Real Madrid trying it repeatedly in the Champions League and Kylian Mbappe using it to score the quickest goal in Paris Saint-Germain’s history: … Read more

Have LaLiga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, Eredivisie, MLS had bigger record victories?

A version of this article first appeared on ESPN in October 2020 and has been updated. Liverpool thrashed Bournemouth 9-0 at Anfield on Saturday to equal the Premier League record for biggest winning margin in a match. The feat has previously been achieved three times — twice by Manchester United and also by Leicester City … Read more

Klopp pushes for blockbuster PSG swap with Firmino the bait for Leandro Paredes; Aubameyang deal hits big problem for Chelsea

Liverpool are looking to organise a Roberto Firmino swap deal with PSG for Leandro Paredes, Leicester want a Borussia Dortmund defender to replace Wesley Fofana, while Saturday’s Transfer Gossip claims Chelsea’s bid for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has encountered a big problem. ROBERTO FIRMINO, LEANDRO PAREDES SWAP FOR LIVERPOOL Liverpool are reportedly in contact with PSG over … Read more

Liverpool react to fresh setback by adding Argentine playmaker Leandro Paredes to midfield shortlist

Liverpool have identified Leandro Paredes as the latest midfielder worthy of a place on their wish list, while a Chelsea defender is open to leaving for an Italian giant – all in Tuesday’s Euro transfer gossip. LEANDRO PAREDES LINKED WITH LIVERPOOL Liverpool are considering a move for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Leandro Paredes, according to reports. … Read more

Rennes set massive Martin Terrier price as Victor Orta eyes double striker swoop

Leeds United have reportedly launched an approach to Rennes with striker Martin Terrier emerging as their leading Plan B option for Charles De Ketelaere. The Whites have invested heavily this summer, bringing in six new signings to boost their squad. And while these captures have been offset by the sales of Raphinha and Kalvin Phillips, … Read more

Benfica, Porto, Ajax, Lille, FC Salzburg? Which clubs make the most profit in the transfer window?

Like it or not, football is a business and part of every business involves making money. Some clubs in Europe are better at this than others when it comes to the transfer market, while some are in a different league altogether. Profit since 2010-11 (via Transfermarkt) Club OUT IN Profit Benfica €566.3m €1.3bn €690.6m FC … Read more

Liverpool take action to usurp Arsenal in chase for Villarreal winger Yeremi Pino

Liverpool have joined Arsenal and Chelsea in wanting to sign a Spanish attacker and have begun their transfer pursuit, Newcastle have been given the chance to land a forward with over 200 career goals, while Wednesday’s Euro Paper Talk claims Manchester United are on the trail of a new Atletico Madrid ace. LIVERPOOL IN TRANSFER … Read more