Football gossip and transfer rumours from the back pages

Paper Talk: Palace switch for Giroud?

Crystal Palace are considering a January move for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud - get all the latest from Tuesday's back pages here.

Arsene Wenger: Frenchman enjoying time away from football management

What next for Wenger?

When Arsene Wenger blows out the candles on his 70th birthday cake on October 22 it will mark 527 days since his final game in charge of Arsenal.

Left to right: Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira and Arsene Wenger with the Premier League trophy in 2004

Wenger's best Arsenal XI

Arsene Wenger signed well over 100 hundred players during his 22 years as manager of Arsenal.

Sheffield United players celebrate

Blades too good for blunt Arsenal

Sheffield United claimed the scalp of Arsenal to move up to ninth in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at Bramall Lane.

Lionel Messi won the FIFA gong after Virgil van Dijk had won the top UEFA prize last month

Liverpool dominate Ballon d'Or list

Liverpool's Champions League winners dominate the nominations for the Ballon d'Or after seven of Jurgen Klopp's men were included on the 30-man shortlist.

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Check out Tuesday's Champions League preview and best bets1

Tuesday's Champions League tips

The third matchday of the Champions League group stages takes place this week. George Pitts looks ahead to Tuesday's action.

Sheffield United players celebrate2

Blades too good for blunt Arsenal

Sheffield United claimed the scalp of Arsenal to move up to ninth in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at Bramall Lane.

Football gossip and transfer rumours from the back pages3

Paper Talk: Palace switch for Giroud?

Crystal Palace are considering a January move for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud - get all the latest from Tuesday's back pages here.

The latest Sporting Life football Accumulator4

Sporting Life Accumulator

We have a midweek Sporting Life Accumulator with action in the Sky Bet EFL. A four-fold enhanced to 22/1 with the league sponsors.

Lionel Messi won the FIFA gong after Virgil van Dijk had won the top UEFA prize last month5

Liverpool dominate Ballon d'Or list

Liverpool's Champions League winners dominate the nominations for the Ballon d'Or after seven of Jurgen Klopp's men were included on the 30-man shortlist.

Football Tips

The latest Sporting Life football Accumulator

Sporting Life Accumulator

We have a midweek Sporting Life Accumulator with action in the Sky Bet EFL. A four-fold enhanced to 22/1 with the league sponsors.

Check out Tuesday's Champions League preview and best bets

Tuesday's Champions League tips

The third matchday of the Champions League group stages takes place this week. George Pitts looks ahead to Tuesday's action.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette celebrate a goal for Arsenal in Valencia

Sporting Life Tipping Record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed in October 2019.