Tag: Alex Lacazette

Fonte to United link rebuffed by Puel

Southampton boss Claude Puel has questioned the timing of rumours linking Jose Fonte with Manchester United ahead of Friday’s clash. Speculation this week has suggested that United are interested in snapping up Fonte from the Saints and are prepared to offer them Marcos Rojo in a player-plus-cash deal. Fonte is reportedly open to the idea

Defender Duffy’s night to forget

Shane Duffy (22) was sent-off against Cardiff – after scoring two own goals Blackburn Rovers defender Shane Duffy endured a night he will want to forget in his side’s 2-1 defeat at Cardiff. Duffy scored two own goals and was sent off in injury time as Rovers lost their third straight game of the season.

Barnsley 3-2 Queens Park Rangers

Marley Watkins heads Barnsley into the lead Josh Scowen scored a 90th-minute winner as Barnsley ended QPR’s winning start to the Championship season. The hosts took the lead through Marley Watkins’ free header at the back post. QPR turned the game around with two penalties, as Tjaronn Chery fired down the middle and Sebastian Polter

Sunderland’s Giaccherini joins Napoli

Giaccherini’s last start for Sunderland was in February 2015 against Fulham in the FA Cup Sunderland and Italy winger Emanuele Giaccherini has joined Napoli on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Giaccherini, 31, joined the Black Cats in 2013 from Juventus for £6.5m but, after an impressive first season, he struggled to make an

Leicester’s Kante signs for Chelsea

Kante scored once during his season at Leicester Chelsea have signed Leicester City midfielder N’Golo Kante on a five-year deal for a fee believed to be in the region of £30m. The defensive midfielder joined from Caen last summer for £6m and went on to make 40 appearances in Leicester’s Premier League-winning campaign. Kante, 25,

Arsenal and Manchester United to battle it out for Wolfsburg’s £19m defender Ricardo Rodriguez

Arsenal and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signature of Ricardo Rodriguez, according to reports in Germany. The defender has been a regular for Wolfsburg since joining the club in 2012, racking up over 150 appearances. The 23-year-old has also excelled for Switzerland in major tournaments and clubs are now taking