Here is the roundup of everything that has been happening around the top English Premier League clubs this evening:
Dennis Bergkamp may be coming back to Arsenal
Dennis Bergkamp was recently chatting to his former room-mate at Arsenal Ian Wright who interviewed him in Holland.
During the conversation, Bergkamp said that even though he wouldn’t want to be the headcoach of Arsenal, he would be interested in returning to Arsenal in a coaching capacity. He stated he was happy to work at Academy level or as part of the first team coaching group.
Source: Dennis Bergkamp
Frank Lampard says Jose Mourinho has a go at him after Man Utd loss
Frank Lampard has revealed how Jose Mourinho went after him as a pundit at Sky Sports when Chelsea were thrashed by Manchester United on the opening day of the season.
“With Jose we would have texts from time to time,” Lampard told talkSPORT.
“We had some at the start of the season around the United game where he had a little go!
“It’s all good. I’ve sat in the punditry chair for a year so I understand the need to say things so I’m certainly not going to bang on too much. In terms of him, yeah we have a relationship.”
Source: Manchester Evening News
Fans not happy with Marco Silva despite the rallying cry
Everton fans on Twitter have expressed their dissatisfaction with Marco Silva ahead of the visit of West Ham United on Saturday, despite his attempted rallying cry.
🗣 | “We have to be really strong. In tough moments, you can see the strong character and personality.” #EVEWHU
A big performance needed on Saturday. Let’s get Goodison bouncing! 💪
— Everton (@Everton) October 17, 2019
It can be easily be said that fans haven’t let the Everton manager off the hook over the international break, and with his comments of late.
Source: Football Addict
He was on the verge of getting sacked by Liverpool reveals Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has revealed how he came very close to getting sacked in his first season in charge.
“After my 29 games, there was not 100 per cent agreement I was the perfect manager for Liverpool.”
Source: Daily Star
David Silva is the best player I have played with other than Chelsea teammates
Frank Lampard has nothing but good things to talk about Manchester City midfielder David Silva.
Talking to talkSPORT’s Laura Woods, Chelsea boss says he is privileged to have spent a season playing with a player like David Silva at Etihad.
Asked for his favourite current player outside of Stamford Bridge, Lampard quickly replied: “I suppose I am linked to it so it makes me happy to say it, but David Silva.
“I know this is his final season playing for Manchester City so this is as good a time to talk about him.
Source: Talk Sport
Ed Woodward worried about the appointment of the new director of football
It is being reported that Manchester United top echelons are worried that whoever is named as the new director of football would be only be made a scapegoat for the club’s continued fall from grace.
According to a report published in Standard, Ed Woodward, current Manchester United chief, does still intend to make changes to United’s football department but is worried that any director of football would be under immediate pressure to provide a quick fix to the Red Devils’ on-field problems.
Source: Daily Star
Michel Vorm selected for Tottenham Champions League squad
Following the injury of their first team goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, Michel Vorm has been drafted into Tottenham’s Champions League squad after re-signing for the club on Monday.
After his contract expired at the end of the last season, the Dutchman had left Tottenham Hotspur, only to return to N17 after Hugo Lloris dislocated his elbow in the defeat at Brighton.
Source: Daily Star