Category: Premier League

30 November 2020 0

David Luiz: Jurgen Klopp backs calls for concussion substitutes

By Total Football News
We're talking about life and death here - Shearer on head injuries

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says the introduction of concussion substitutes "makes sense" after David Luiz played on with blood seeping from his head bandage as Arsenal lost to Wolves.

Alan Shearer thinks "football needs to wake up" around concussion protocols.

Arsenal said protocols were

30 November 2020 0

EFL Podcast: The fans will return! Pontus on Aladdin

By Total Football News

Jonathan Oakes is joined by pundit Don Goodman and commentator David Stowell to discuss all the latest action from the Championship, League One and League Two.

The panel dissects another busy weekend of Championship action, all the latest in managerial changes throughout the leagues after Phil Parkinson left Sunderland and Shrewsbury changed manager.

There is also a look ahead to the imminent return of fans in some EFL grounds this …

30 November 2020 0

Live EFL on Sky Sports: 14 games added in December

By Total Football News

Sky Sports has announced 14 new Sky Bet EFL matches to be televised in December.

A bumper month of action gets underway on Tuesday December 1, with Birmingham vs Barnsley (7.45pm kick-off) and Rotherham vs Brentford (8pm), while Sheffield Wednesday vs Reading takes centre stage the following evening (7.45pm).

In Sky Bet League One, Hull vs Portsmouth will be shown live on Friday December 18 and on Boxing Day, Watford …

30 November 2020 0

Head injuries: Match of the Day 2 pundits Alan Shearer & Jermaine Jenas call for rule changes

By Total Football News

Match of the Day 2 pundits Alan Shearer and Jermaine Jenas call for rule changes to allow concussion substitutions following the clash of heads between Raul Jimenez and David Luiz during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Wolves.

READ MORE:Jimenez has surgery on fractured skull after Luiz clash

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30 November 2020 0

Match of the Day analysis: How Cavani won the game for Man Utd with ‘magnificent’ performance

By Total Football News

Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer analyses how substitute Edison Cavani completely changed the game for Manchester United, after the striker set up one goal and scored two more in a 3-2 win over Southampton.

MATCH REPORT: Southampton 2-3 Manchester United

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29 November 2020 0

Edinson Cavani: Man Utd forward’s Instagram post to be looked into by FA

By Total Football News
Edinson Cavani
Edinson Cavani came on as a half-time substitute in the 3-2 Premier League victory at Southampton on Sunday, setting up one goal and scoring twice

The Football Association will look into a deleted social media post by Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani which contained a Spanish phrase that is offensive in some contexts.

It is understood the 32-year-old says he meant the phrase affectionately and that that is how it

29 November 2020 0

Diego Maradona: Police raid house and clinic of doctor

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media captionDiego Maradona's doctor gave a tearful interview after the footballer's death

Argentine prosecutors are investigating Diego Maradona's doctor for possible manslaughter following the footballing legend's death four days ago.

Police in Buenos Aires have searched the house and private clinic of Leopoldo Luque as they try to establish if there was negligence in Maradona's treatment following surgery.

The 60-year-old died of a heart attack at his home where

29 November 2020 0

Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho says his side are a pony in a title horse race

By Total Football News
Tottenham 'control' pleases Mourinho

Tottenham Hotspur "are a pony" who are not in the title race, said boss Jose Mourinho as his side returned to the top of the Premier League table.

This is the first time Tottenham have finished a day top of the league after 10 or more games since January 1985.

"A draw