Tottenham, Updated: April 28, 2016 4:13 PM[[views]] Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli will play no further part in Spurs’ Premier League campiagn after being issued a three-match ban. The England international has been issued the suspension for punching Claudio Yacob in Tottenham’s 1-1 draw with West Brom on Monday night.
Manager Mauricio Pochettino will have been
Liverpool were hit with a late sucker blow at El Madrigal as sub Adrian Lopez gave Villarreal a precious advantage to take to Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s side were cautious Â– as they had been in Dortmund in the last four Â– and appeared destined to take a scoreless draw home from Spain before Lopez tapped
Aston Villa striker Gabby Agbonlahor has stepped down as club captain and apologised for his recent behaviour. The forward has also been hit with a substantial fine and been reminded of his responsibilities by the club, who have now lifted his suspension.
Villa banned Agbonlahor from the club after he was pictured apparently partying immediately
Dominic Iorfa has won two England Under-21 caps this season Wolves head coach Kenny Jackett says the Championship club have not yet had any official approach for England Under-21 defender Dominic Iorfa. Iorfa, who has played 44 games this season, has been linked to several southern-based Premier League clubs. But Jackett remains unconcerned until interest
Darren Bent’s first league goal since September ensured Derby avoided their first defeat in five games, having won the previous four Striker Darren Bent was relieved to score with his first touch in six weeks to keep Derby County’s unbeaten run intact ahead of the play-offs. Bent rescued a point for the Rams against Sheffield
If Cardiff fail to win, Sheffield Wednesday will secure a place in the play-offs BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Sam Hutchinson could be included in Carlos Carvalhal’s side following a bout of glandular
The Robins have lost only one of their last six home league games against Huddersfield (W2 D3) BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Bristol City midfielder Korey Smith is out of the Robins’ final two league games
Steve Bruce’s Hull side are unbeaten in five league matches BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Bolton midfielder Mark Davies is set to return following a knee injury, while striker Gary Madine (hip) could also be back
While most football fans drool over their Spanish rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona, the Sunderland boss reckons Diego Simeone’s team are the real deal. Big Sam’s Black Cats have kept three clean sheets in four games to give their survival prospects a huge boost. They head for out-of-sorts Stoke on Saturday having climbed out of
Martinez, meanwhile, has revealed that captain Phil Jagielka could miss the rest of the season with a hamstring problem. The centre-back originally suffered the injury at Watford on April 9, and rushed back to play in the semi-final, but has suffered as a result. “Phil Jagielka got through the game when he had no right