What an eventful weekend that was – and the motion continues to be not over.
Leicester inflicted a shock 5-2 defeat on Man City, Dana White and Conor McGregor had been embroiled in a disagreement and Liverpool and Arsenal are nonetheless to play.
Right here, although, are a number of different issues that caught the attention of talksport.com.
John Fury allegedly setting Ferrero Rocher world report
It comes as no shock that Tyson Fury’s dad, John, is kind of a personality.
Prior to now, he has insisted he’s keen to die in a combat and has even supplied to sq. off towards Mike Tyson.
However right here, he had one thing else on his thoughts within the type of the scrumptious sweets Ferrero Rocher.
Within the video filmed by his son, Fury Sr tried to eat ten of the sweets in below a minute to beat the present Guinness World File.
He completed his ultimate piece of Ferrero Rocher at 54.94 seconds.
A thrilled Fury Sr mentioned: “I mentioned I used to be good at one thing. I’ve gained the world title at one thing!”
Josh Taylor’s physique shot
It’s a very good factor Taylor shouldn’t be paid by the minute…
The Scottish boxer efficiently defended his WBA and IBF super-lightweight belts towards Apinun Khongsong with a left-hand physique shot in simply two minutes and 41 seconds at York Corridor, London.
The punch left the previously-unbeaten Khongsong floored for longer than he was combating for and ultimately left the sector on a stretcher.
Conor McGregor vs Dana White
McGregor is rarely too removed from controversy – and he was within the highlight as soon as extra over the weekend.
The previous UFC star launched his personal DMs with White to point out he had been attempting to get fights with the promotion earlier this summer season.
Subsequently, White claimed McGregor, who is about to combat Manny Pacquiao subsequent, had damaged a ‘man code’ by revealing private messages.
The Infamous hit again at White, saying: “Code was broke once you lied about me turning down fights, mate.
“I mentioned Justin [Gaethje] in Could and also you went and mentioned I didn’t wish to combat. It’s not about Diego [Sanchez]. Diego was a filler to get extra fights in.
“Additionally you’ve gotten been concerned in Manny talks the authorized letters are there. Cease mendacity.”
Jose Mourinho unimpressed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s joke
Mourinho has had a rivalry with Pep Guardiola through the years – however might Solskjaer be his new foe?
After Manchester United’s 3-2 win over Brighton on Saturday, which noticed Graham Potter’s facet hit the woodwork a report FIVE occasions in a Premier League match, Solskjaer joked it was good Mourinho had not measured the goalposts.
The Manchester United boss was referencing the Tottenham supervisor checking on the goalposts forward of Spurs’ Europa League third spherical qualifying win over Shkendija in North Macedonia final week.
Solskjaer mentioned: “We now have to be grateful Jose shouldn’t be right here to measure the goalposts, it may need been smaller targets!”
Talking forward of Tottenham’s 1-1 draw with Newcastle a day later, Mourinho mentioned: “I don’t suppose he [Solskjaer] will concern himself with the scale of the purpose however the dimension of the penalty field.
“He is not going to play with an 18 yard field, solely 22 yards.”
In fact, this was mentioned in relation to the 15 Premier League penalties Manchester United have been awarded because the begin of final season.
Jamie Vardy’s report towards Pep Guardiola
Vardy scored a hat-trick towards a Guardiola facet for the second time in his profession. Remarkably, he’s the one participant to attain three targets in a match towards the Spaniard.
His current treble took his tally to NINE targets towards Guardiola, who might be sick of the 33-year-old striker by now.
Vardy scored the 2 penalties he gained on the Etihad together with his second purpose coming due to a intelligent flick which bewildered Ederson.
It’s now 5 targets in three Premier League video games for Vardy.
James Maddison’s tribute to a former Leicester membership physician
Maddison got here off the bench to terrorise a helpless Man City defence by scoring a shocking purpose and profitable Leicester’s third penalty, which was transformed by Youri Tielemans.
When the 23-year-old curled an unstoppable strike previous Ederson, he ran to the Foxes bench to carry up a t-shirt displaying the membership’s former physician, Stuart ‘Bertie’ Birtwistle, who died of most cancers earlier this 12 months.
It was a cultured gesture in what was one other monumental day for Leicester.
Lyon teasing Houssem Aouar’s Arsenal transfer
Lyon appeared to tease Arsenal followers over the midfielder’s future.
He has been closely linked with a transfer to the Gunners this summer season and Lyon are believed to need round £45million for his or her star man, with Arsenal anticipated to extend their rejected £32m bid this week.
Amid intense switch hypothesis, on Sunday, Lyon tweeted an image of Aouar with president Jean-Michel Aulas as they congratulated the participant on reaching 100 Ligue 1 video games with the membership.
The beginning of the tweet learn ‘AOUAR NEWS’ which might have had Arsenal followers on the sting of their seats…