Football rumours from the media

April 23, 2019

What the papers say Atletico Madrid and Napoli are keeping tabs on Tottenham defender Kieran Trippier, the Express says. It comes amid reports that Spurs could look to bolster their full-back options in the summer, leaving a question mark over Trippier’s long-term future at the club. The race could really hot up at the end of the campaign, however, with Manchester United and Everton also said to be interested in the £40million-rated 28-year-old.


The racist incidents shaming football

April 8, 2019

Derby midfielder Duane Holmes and Wigan wing-back Nathan Byrne became the latest players to be subjected to alleged racist abuse while in action for their clubs over the weekend.


EFL condemns alleged racist abuse

April 7, 2019

The English Football League is “saddened, disappointed and angered” by instances of alleged racist abuse towards several players this weekend.