Antonio Conte confident of Diego Costa’s commitment to Chelsea

21 Jan

‘Signings won’t make a big difference’

21 Jan

Despite sitting 19th, Sunderland have won four of their last 11 matches Sunderland manager David Moyes says any new signings will struggle to make a significant impact on his team’s fortunes after admitting his transfer budget is “limited with a big L”. The Black Cats currently sit second from bottom in the Premier League. “I’d […]

David Moyes admits it’s difficult to attract players to come to Sunderland

21 Jan

Asked if he was struggling to persuade players to sign, he said: “It’s difficult. I have found that already. “I will always tell players how fantastic it is to play at a stadium that gets over 40,000 every week. We have fantastic training facilities. You’re coming to work with a manager who wants to build […]

Ronald Koeman explains why Ademola Lookman can become an Everton star

21 Jan

“I’m impressed with him because he came from a lower league, a lower football team and with all due respect, you come in with a Premier League team, good players, with high intensity. “You see the reaction of the rest of the players and football players know exactly after two days if a new signing […]

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham are a bigger club than Manchester City

21 Jan

Spurs have not won it since 1961 and Pochettino says the last season at the club’s home before is demolished to make way for their new £750m home is inspiring his players. He added: “To win would be amazing. The most important thing in Tottenham’s history. This season, in every game, we can feel how […]

Sam Allardyce: Crystal Palace’s squad isn’t good enough – we desperately need players

21 Jan

The Eagles boss is working around the clock to sign reinforcements but claims he has already missed out on 20 potential signings, including Jake Livermore and Patrice Evra. Allardyce still wants four or five in and claims Palace are still hopeful of signing Carl Jenkinson from Arsenal and Patrick van Aanholt from Sunderland. But ahead […]

Tony Pulis says Jake Livermore can get back into England’s squad after West Brom move

21 Jan

“We just want to get him up and running but give him some time to settle in” West Brom boss Tony Pulis on Jake Livermore “Having spoken to him a few times, his aim, after getting himself fit again, is to play to a very good level again. “It’s a fresh […]

Paul Clement says his Swansea players must get fitter to avoid relegation

21 Jan

“In order to play the way I want them to play, they’re going to have to get fitter” Swansea boss Paul Clement “In order to play the way I want them to play, they’re going to have to get fitter. That’s what I want, not what’s happened before. “Liverpool set the […]

Southampton boss Claude Puel: The Premier League is more important than the EFL Cup

21 Jan

Saints have lost their last four games in the Premier League to fall into the bottom half of the table. And despite taking a goal advantage into Wednesday’s EFL semi-final second leg against Liverpool, boss Puel insists three points against Leicester tomorrow is more pressing than reaching the club’s first major final since losing the […]

Transfer news: Man City sign Chelsea target, Sergio Aguero exit, Wenger on midfielder move

21 Jan

Manchester City beat Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool to Southend youngster Finley Burns last week by signing him to their academy. According to the Times, Pep Guardiola’s side paid £175,000 rising to £250,000 with incentives for the 13-year-old; a record fee for a player of his age. Their report says City paid well over the odds […]