Month: December 2018

Nasri signs for West Ham

Samir Nasri has joined West Ham on an initial deal until the end of the season.




Ref Watch: Bailly boot ‘reckless’

Was Eric Bailly lucky not to have conceded a penalty against Bournemouth? Did he deserve to get sent off? Dermot Gallagher gives us his view.




West Ham vs Brighton preview

Pablo Zabaleta could return from illness to face Brighton on Wednesday, but Manuel Pellegrini has warned West Ham’s injury problems could take time to ease.




Your best goals and PL XI of 2018

We asked you to vote for your best goals, saves and Premier League XI of 2018 – and here are the results…




PL grades: Liverpool shine, Spurs sink

Liverpool put in a five-star display against Arsenal while Tottenham and West Ham had weekends to forget in our latest round of Premier League grades.




What do PL clubs need in January?

The January transfer window will soon be open but what do Premier League clubs need and how likely are they to do business?




Pellegrini blames fatigue for loss

Manuel Pellegrini said fatigue was to blame for West Ham’s 2-0 defeat to lowly Burnley.




Wood and McNeil stun West Ham

First-half goals from Chris Wood and Dwight McNeil gave Burnley a surprise 2-0 win over West Ham at Turf Moor.




Pundits’ Player for 2019

As another exhilarating year of footballing action draws to a close, the Soccer Saturday pundits have picked the player they think will have a big 2019.




PL goals: Reds hit five, Spurs beaten

Watch all the goals and the best action from the weekend’s Premier League games as Liverpool go nine points clear at the top and Wolves stun Tottenham.




Pellegrini: Arnautovic close to return

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says Marko Arnautovic is ready to return to full training ahead of Sunday’s trip to Burnley.




Pundits’ Team of 2018

As another exhilarating year of footballing action draws to a close, the Soccer Saturday pundits have picked their team of the past 12 months.