Tag: Adam Lallana

Nothing the Mata with Juan, insists Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists Juan Mata is not unhappy at his treatment during the Community Shield. Mourinho deemed the Spaniard surplus to requirements at Chelsea, selling him to United, and raising doubts over the 28-year-old’s Old Trafford future. The pair’s relationship was again in the spotlight after United’s 2-1 win over Leicester at

Rotherham want ‘high calibre’ manager

Tony Stewart bought Rotherham in 2008, helping them out of administration and leading into the Championship Rotherham United has attracted a “high calibre” of managerial candidates to replace Neil Warnock, says chairman Tony Stewart. Warnock left on 18 May after securing Rotherham’s Championship status during his three months in charge. Ex-Blackburn manager Gary Bowyer and

Barton hints at Rangers decision

Former Tottenham and Leeds goalkeeper Paul Robinson, 36, joined Burnley in January after leaving Blackburn Rovers last summer, but is yet to play a game for the Clarets Joey Barton has hinted that he has decided to join Scottish giants Rangers, despite being offered a new deal by Burnley. Midfielder Barton has also been offered

New Cardiff boss Paul Trollope insists he won’t be distracted by Wales role

New Cardiff boss Paul Trollope insists being part of the Wales coaching staff at Euro 2016 will not hinder the Championship club. Trollope was confirmed as Russell Slade’s successor on Wednesday, although Cardiff chairman Mehmet Dalman declined to disclose the length of the contract at a hastily-arranged press conference. The 43-year-old joined Wales manager Chris

Petr Cech: Arsenal goalkeeper wins Premier League Golden Glove award ahead of David De Gea

Petr Cech has won the Premier League’s 2015/16 ‘Golden Glove’ award for the most clean sheets, after amassing 16 shut-outs this season. The Arsenal goalkeeper’s chances of claiming the prize looked slim until Chris Smalling’s own goal in stoppage time during Manchester United’s 3-1 win over Bournemouth. Smalling’s error deprived team-mate David De Gea of

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent.