Scott Hogan’s first Championship goal for Aston Villa at Villa Park sparked an impressive Sky Bet Championship 5-0 win over shell-shocked Bristol City. Following a depressing December when they only won one game, Villa began the new year on a bright note and moved back into the top six with their best win of the
Van Dijk was officially confirmed as a Liverpool player on Monday after the paperwork on a world-record deal for a defender was finalised, with all negotiations with Southampton and the player concluded last week.
However he did not figure as Liverpool grabbed a last-gasp 2-1 win at Burnley on New Year’s Day, and Klopp
The Rams saw their four-match Sky Bet Championship winning streak come to a halt as both sides missed a number of presentable chances.
Derby passed up a chance to leap into the automatic promotion places, but Rowett saw positives as well as negatives after the match.
He said: “It wasn’t a great performance
Sam Allardyce is ready to raid former club Crystal Palace in January. The new Everton boss is looking to strengthen his squad in the New Year and, according to The Sun, has earmarked James Tomkins as his first Toffees signing. Everton have won four of their five games under Allardyce, who was appointed in November, and
Sunderland 1-0 Fulham Better late than never! Sunderland finally claimed their first home victory of 2017 as 18-year-old Josh Maja’s goal was enough to see off Fulham. The much-maligned Black Cats were close to going a whole calendar year without winning in front of their fans, but an inspired doubled substitution from new boss Chris