LIVE Football Blog: Chelsea & West Ham Win + Chris Wood To Newcastle Confirmed

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09:13, 13 Jan 2022
Last Updated: 22:13, 13 Jan 2022

Welcome to The Sportsman's LIVE football blog, where we will be bringing you all the latest transfer updates, as well as general football news throughout the day. Chris Wood has signed for Newcastle United plus we look ahead to Liverpool's clash with Arsenal in the Carabao Cup. Stay with us you won't want to miss it.

13 January 2022
Athletic Club reach Supercopa de Espana final

They will face Real Madrid after defeating Atletico Madrid 2-1.

13 January 2022
Liverpool v Arsenal reaction

The second Carabao Cup final place is set to be decided next week after a goalless draw at Anfield.

Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal Report
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13 January 2022
FT| Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal

Minamino missed a huge chance in the closing minutes which just about sums up Liverpool's game as they fail to put one past 10-man Arsenal.

13 January 2022
Drama in the Coppa Italia

A stoppage time equaliser, three red cards and three extra time goals. Fiorentina beat Napoli 5-2 to book their place into the Coppa Italia quarterfinals in a drama filled goalfest.

Napoli 2-5 Fiorentina
13 January 2022
HT | Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal

10-man Arsenal will be happy to go into half-time 0-0 as Liverpool dominate possession. Mikel Arteta was forced to make two changes before the break.

13 January 2022
WATCH: Granit Xhaka's red card
13 January 2022
RED CARD | Liverpool vs Arsenal

Granit Xhaka has been shown a straight red card for his challenge on Diogo Jota who was through on goal. VAR has confirmed Michael Oliver's decision is correct. 

13 January 2022
Kick Off | Liverpool vs Arsenal

After a week delay, we are finally underway for the first-leg of this semi-final tie.

13 January 2022
Martin Odegaard tests positive for Covid

Martin Odegaard is unavailable today after testing positive for Covid.

13 January 2022
Arsenal team (vs Liverpool)
13 January 2022
Liverpool team (vs Arsenal)
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13 January 2022
Lionel Messi on COVID recovery

Lionel Messi has spoke out for the first time since testing positive for COVID-19.

13 January 2022
Liverpool like to play Arsenal

Look away Arsenal fans.

13 January 2022
Ben White could play in midfield

The Arsenal defender may play in advanced role for the Gunners against Liverpool in the Carabao Cup semi-final tonight.

White could start in midfield vs Liverpool to solve Arsenal dilemma
White could start in midfield vs Liverpool to solve Arsenal dilemma
13 January 2022
No offer on the table for Dusan Vlahovic

Arsenal have reportedly shown interest in the Dusan Vlahovic but Fiorentina are yet to receive an offer from the club. CEO Joe Barone has confirmed that he is pushing the striker to make a decision on whether he wants to stay at the club.

Only Robert Lewandowski scored more goals in Europe's top five leagues than Vlahovic in 2021.

13 January 2022
Cameroon take the lead against Ethiopia

Aboubakar puts his side in front.

13 January 2022
El Ghazi completes Everton loan

The winger joins from Aston Villa for the rest of the season.

13 January 2022
Wigan announce Magennis

The striker joins from Hull City.

13 January 2022
Fiorentina open to Vlahovic bids

Could he join Arsenal this month?

13 January 2022
Arsenal Women active in the market
13 January 2022
This would be a Hammer blow

Couldn't help myself

13 January 2022
Roma have themselves a new midfielder

Oliveria completes the switch from Portugal to Italy. 

13 January 2022
Bayern Munich not looking to spend this month

Unless they absolute must in order to stop a player going elsewhere. 

13 January 2022
Paolo Dybala will NOT be renewing his contract

The Juventus forward will become a free-agent in the summer. Massive loss for Juve

13 January 2022
Suarez will not be at Atletico Madrid next season
13 January 2022
Arsenal linked with Youri Tielemans

The Belgian could look to make a switch if Leicester's downturn in form continues. 

13 January 2022
Conte edging towards the exit door?

Do you think Antonio Conte could leave? 

13 January 2022
Donny Van de Beek offered to Dortmund & Newcastle

The Dutchman badly needs playing time and first time football. 

13 January 2022
Chris Wood joins the Elite

Bet he never thought he'd be on a transfer graphic with Cristiano Ronaldo...

13 January 2022
Kolasinac close to Marseille switch
13 January 2022
Yusef Demir heading back to Austria

It's not been easy for the youngster at Barcelona and he just wants to play football. Who can blame him?

13 January 2022
Aston Villa's transfer window is looking very good

Lucas Digne has said his main reason for joining Aston Villa was to hook up with manager Steven Gerrard, who he spoke to a number of times this week...

13 January 2022
Cristiano pulling no punches...
13 January 2022
Godin is a free agent

The former Atletico man is free to find a new club. 

13 January 2022
Pablo Mari off on loan

Forgot he was at Arsenal in all honesty. Hope this move works out for him. 

13 January 2022
Denis Zakaria of interest to Manchester United
13 January 2022
Lucas Digne unveiled by Aston Villa

Busy start to the morning in the transfer market. Fabrizio still hasn't had a coffee. 

13 January 2022
Chris Wood Announced

Can he kick the Magpies into life? 

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