Tag Archives: Adil Rami

Pritchard leaves the Lane

4 Aug

Norwich have agreed a deal with Tottenham to sign midfielder Alex Pritchard on a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old has found it hard to break into to Tottenham’s first team, making just two Premier League appearances since coming through the academy. Boss Mauricio Pochettino has been happy to hand chances to the […]

Newcastle United: Tyneside watches with renewed expectation as Rafael Benitez gets to work in Championship

15 Jul


Radiators. Skips full to overflowing with doors, desks, empty paint pots, and old radiators. Car parking spaces at Newcastle’s training ground have been filled throughout the summer with the unwanted rubbish from the club. You can fill in your own punchline, but it is perhaps the new radiators that symbolise more than anything a move away […]

EXCLUSIVE: Villa’s manager hunt continues as ex-Chelsea boss emerges as shock candidate

15 May

Former Italy and Juventus midfielder Di Matteo almost got the Villa job three years ago but eventually lost out to Paul Lambert. However, according to Villa sources, he is the preferred choice of one of several consortiums trying to buy out their American owner Randy Lerner. Other frontrunners on the shortlist are Hull boss Steve […]

Revealed: Which Premier League club’s website got the most hits this season?

12 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE WHICH PREMIER LEAGUE CLUB’S WEBSITE GOT THE MOST VISITS OVER THE COURSE OF THE SEASON Leicester pulled off the impossible dream by battling their way to the title this season. But which club topped the charts in terms of traffic to their official website during the campaign? *Data […]

Carvalhal proud of Owls’ play-off spot

11 May

Carvalhal’s side had drawn three Championship games in a row before beating Cardiff Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal is proud that his team have secured a play-off spot, despite being “outsiders” for promotion. The Owls comfortably beat Cardiff 3-0 on Saturday to guarantee a top-six finish in the Championship. “I said from the beginning that […]

Jurgen Klopp on ‘intense’ start to Liverpool career as he reaches half-century of games in record time

11 May

Jurgen Klopp has described the start to his Liverpool reign as ‘intense but fun’ as prepares to take charge of his 50th Reds game. The German brings up his half-century against Chelsea on Wednesday in just 217 days – the fewest by any of his predecessors with Bob Paisley and Joe Fagan the closest to […]

Russell Slade’s Cardiff tenure ends with a draw against Birmingham

8 May

Russell Slade’s tenure as Cardiff manager ended with a 1-1 draw against Birmingham in the SkyBet Championship. Slade, who will move into a new head of football role over the summer, saw his side fall behind to David Cotterill’s low drive in the 11th minute, but Anthony Pilkington’s close-range finish ensured a share of the […]

Tottenham Hotspur: Pochettino too busy ‘trying to win the title’ to care about Chelsea’s Spurs dig

23 Apr

Mauricio Pochettino says he is too busy trying to win the title to care about a dig from Chelsea regarding Tottenham’s development of English players. Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo claimed Tottenham’s success with young English players has been overstated. Emenalo argued that for all the “hoopla” surrounding Spurs’ youth policy, Harry Kane is the only “key […]

Karanka ‘never wanted to leave’ Boro

17 Mar

Aitor Karanka has been in charge at the Riverside since November 2013 Middlesbrough head coach Aitor Karanka says he “never wanted to leave” the club despite missing their last game. Karanka, 42, was absent from Sunday’s trip to Charlton as he considered his future following a row, leaving assistant Steve Agnew to take charge. “I […]

Who was Football League’s star baker?

16 Mar

Neil Warnock’s Rotherham came from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Derby While Burnley were busy going seven points clear at the top of the Championship, miraculous comebacks and sublime goals were taking centre stage in the Football League. Here are five things you may have missed from Saturday’s action… A late finish for Exeter […]