Dempsey set for Premier League return in MLS close season

Seattle Sounders star Clint Dempsey could be poised for a second loan spell in the Premier League. 

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Each day we’ll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they’re always entertaining…


Robin van Persie scored a dramatic equaliser for Manchester United against Chelsea – only to be branded "stupid" by boss Louis van Gaal.

Sir Alex Ferguson has blasted claims he left an ageing Manchester United in bad shape when he retired.

Arsenal are still interested in signing West Ham defender Winston Reid.

Clint Dempsey is ready for a Premier League return in the MLS close-season in January.

Neil Warnock insists Crystal Palace should "snap the hands off" any potential new billionaire owners – even if it costs him his job as manager.


QPR defender Rio Ferdinand has refuted claims he intends to retire – despite saying he will "probably" quit in May during a TV interview.

Manchester City defender Micah Richards is a transfer target for Serie A giants Juventus.

West Ham striker Diafra Sakho could be sidelined for a month with a shoulder injury following a collision with Joe Hart during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Manchester City.

Gary Rowett will be unveiled as the new Birmingham boss today after Lee Clark was sacked last week.

Mauricio Pochettino slammed the mentality of his stars after Tottenham’s meek surrender to Newcastle.


Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is set to escape an FA ban for stamping on Mark Noble during Manchester City’s defeat to West Ham on Saturday.

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal blasted Robin van Persie’s goal celebration after his equaliser in injury time against Chelsea on Sunday.

Christian Benteke is set to start for Aston Villa against QPR tonight despite not being fully fit after six months out following Achilles surgery.


Barcelona star Pedro has handed in a transfer request to give Arsenal more hope of a deal.

QPR chairman Tony Fernandes has vowed to quit QPR if fans are unhappy with his decisions.

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes Daniel Sturridge will never become one of the best European strikers unless he can overcome his recurring injury problems.

Steve Bruce has claimed that Liverpool should treat out-of-form striker Mario Balotelli like Manchester United legend Eric Cantona.


Josh Harris’ proposed takeover of Crystal Palace will enter its final stages this week, with a deal close to completion.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was left seething after a decision to send off Branislav Ivanovic led to his side conceding a last-minute equaliser at Manchester United.

Former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes was at Old Trafford to watch Manchester United take on Chelsea in the Premier League at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.