Tag: Axel Witsel

Brighton’s March to return in September

Solly March is expected to miss Brighton’s first five games of the new Championship season Brighton manager Chris Hughton hopes winger Solly March will return from his long-term knee injury in September. The 22-year-old England Under-21 international suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage last December. “We are hoping to have him after the first international break,”

Spurs star hails Pochettino

Eric Dier feels “lucky” to have Mauricio Pochettino as his manager at Tottenham and has vowed to repay the boss’ faith in him. Dier moved to White Hart Lane in the summer of 2014 from Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon a few months after the Argentine’s arrival. The versatile 22-year-old has since established himself as a

Midfield starlet linked

Crystal Palace are reported to be keeping tabs on Werder Bremen youngster Florian Grillitsch ahead of a potential summer swoop. The 20-year-old playmaker has only just broken into the Bremen first-team, but he is already earning rave reviews following some stand-out performances for the German side. The youngster has made 22 appearances in his debut

Tottenham’s Michel Vorm and Chelsea’s on-loan Marco van Ginkel called up to Holland squad to face England

Tottenham goalkeeper Michel Vorm and PSV Eindhoven midfielder Marco van Ginkel have been called into Danny Blind’s 22-man Holland squad for Tuesday night’s friendly against England at Wembley. Vorm, 32, back-up to Hugo Lloris at White Hart Lane and restricted to just one Barclay’s Premier League appearance this season, has been drafted in as a