Gareth Bale returns to Tottenham on loan

Gareth Bale has completed a move back to the Premier League singing a loan deal with Tottenham Hotspur. The Welsh winger rejoins the team he left for Real Madrid in 2013, left-back Sergio Reguilon joins Spurs on a permanent deal from Real.

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Chelsea do enough to see off Brighton

Chelsea kicked off their 2020-21 Premier League campaign with a 3-1 win at Brighton. Jorginho converted a penalty before Reece James and Kurt Zouma sealed the win with second-half strikes after Leandro Trossard levelled the score for Brighton in the 54th minute.

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Salah scores three as Liverpool see off feisty Leeds

Leeds United returned to the Premier League with a bang but were beaten 4-3 by Liverpool in a thrilling encounter at Anfield. A Mohamed Salah hat-trick proved crucial as the Reds begin their Premier League title defence against the newly promoted Peacocks.

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Ireland fall to defeat against Finland

Stephen Kenny’s Ireland fell to defeat at home to Finland in the UEFA Nations League thanks to a goal from substitute Fredrik Jensen. It capped off a disappointing week for the Boys in Green following a draw in Bulgaria.

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Chelsea sign Kai Havertz for £71m from Bayer Leverkusen

Chelsea have signed attacking midfielder Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen on a five-year contract in a deal worth £71m. The Germany international has scored 36 goals and contributed 25 assists in 118 appearances for the Bundesliga club

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