Tag: Arsenal

Albion seal £13m Spurs swoop

West Brom have signed Nacer Chadli from Tottenham for a club record fee of £13million. The midfielder has penned a four-year deal at The Hawthorns but his fee will soon be eclipsed when the Baggies complete an expected £15million deal for Malaga’s Ignacio Camacho. Belgium international Chadli spent three years at Spurs and becomes

Hendrick set to sign

Hull are reported to be closing in on a move for Derby County midfielder Jeff Hendrick after agreeing a £10million fee with the Rams. The Tigers are stepping up their attempts to sign a host of players before Wednesday’s transfer deadline, and Hendrick is high on their list of targets. The Republic of Ireland

Football fan’s 93-ground record bid

Image copyright Ed Wood Image caption Mr Wood is raising money for Prostate Cancer UK and is hoping to finish his challenge early next year to regain his title A football fan is taking four months off work in a bid to regain a record for attending a match at every English league ground in

Marshall move: Cardiff ‘going nowhere’

The impending sale by Cardiff City of captain David Marshall to Hull City has been described as “a joke” by former midfielder David Giles. The Bluebirds could receive up to £5m for the Scotland goalkeeper. But Giles says the 31-year-old is worth at least £8m, underlining Cardiff’s malaise in the Championship. “They are going to

Picture Special: Take a look at the incredible supercars owned by football’s biggest stars

Footballers who ply their trade at the highest level receive such enormous pay packets it seems they struggle to spend their wages. The Premier League’s best-paid player, Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney, earns an obscene £300,000 per week. And he’s built up quite a collection of incredible cars over the years. He’s got a jaw-dropping

Leicester keen on Sporting’s Slimani

Algerian Islam Slimani has 31 goals in his 46 games for Sporting Lisbon Premier League champions Leicester City are in talks with Sporting Lisbon to sign Algeria forward Islam Slimani. Sporting want £34.1m (40m euros) for the 28-year-old, which the Foxes consider unrealistic. Slimani, who is keen on a Premier League move, has been at

West Ham make move for City misfit

West Ham have launched a move for Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony but they face competition. City boss Pep Guardiola has deemed Bony surplus to requirements and the Etihad Stadium outfit are actively seeking a new club for the Ivorian forward before the transfer window closes. The Hammers are keen to boost their attacking options

Stubbs calls for Rotherham ‘winners’

Alan Stubbs saw his Rotherham side concede four second-half goals at Barnsley Rotherham manager Alan Stubbs says more players will leave the club than originally planned following their 4-0 thrashing at neighbours Barnsley. Speaking after Saturday’s derby, Stubbs said “one or two more will leave” before deadline day on Wednesday. “I want winners here, it’s