Month: June 2016

Shotton pens permanent Birmingham deal

Ryan Shotton (right) made his Premier League debut for Stoke City in April 2011 Birmingham City have signed defender Ryan Shotton on a permanent basis from Championship rivals Derby County, after having the player at St Andrew’s on loan at the end of last season. Shotton, 27, played nine times for Blues and scored one

'Zlatan-style' – Ibra's all-time best quotes

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email comment Zlatan Ibrahimovic will arrive at Manchester United as one of the world’s most enigmatic and enthralling footballers, and definitely one of the most quotable. Here are some of his best utterances. “I can’t help but laugh at how perfect I am.” “Swedish style? No. Yugoslavian style? Of course not. It

Euro 2016: Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen out for ‘six to eight weeks’ with ankle injury

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines after tearing ankle ligaments on the eve of Belgium’s Euro 2016 quarter-final with Wales. Before travelling up to Lille on Thursday, the 29-year-old sustained what was initially reported to be a twisted ankle during training at their team base in Bordeaux. Vertonghen was pictured