Tag Archives: Bayer Leverkusen

Norwich City v Coventry City

22 Aug

Ivo Pinto has started all four of Norwich’s Championship games this season BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Norwich defender Ivo Pinto is doubtful with a hamstring strain after being forced off at half-time of Sunday’s 1-1 East Anglian […]

Win was deserved – Pochettino

20 Aug

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has praised his side after Saturday’s 1-0 home victory over Crystal Palace. Spurs drew their Premier League opener 1-1 with Everton and there was slight pressure on last season’s title challengers to pick up all three points at White Hart Lane. It was a tight game between the sides but […]

Derby & Fulham keen on Man Utd’s Wilson

19 Aug

James Wilson (far right) has made 20 appearances for Manchester United since his debut in May 2014 Championship clubs Derby County and Fulham are among those to have asked about taking Manchester United striker James Wilson on loan. Wilson has been told he can leave Old Trafford on loan by boss Jose Mourinho. He spent […]

Swans face battle to land striker

17 Aug

West Brom appear to have moved ahead of Swansea in the race to sign Sporting Lisbon striker Islam Slimani after offering £21million. Swans boss Francesco Guidolin has already boosted his strike force with Borja Baston and Fernando Llorente over the last week, but he still wants one more, and Slimani is a target. Eder, Bafetimbi […]

Trollope ‘frustrated’ by lack of goals

15 Aug

Paul Trollope played for Fulham, Derby County and Bristol Rovers Cardiff City boss Paul Trollope says he was frustrated with the Bluebirds’ lack of creativity in their 2-0 defeat at home to Queens Park Rangers on Sunday. Cardiff managed only one shot on target and have failed to find the net in their first three […]

Cardiff City 0-2 QPR: Hoops take early lead at top of the Championship

15 Aug

QPR stormed to the top of the Championship with an impressive 2-0 win at Cardiff. Steven Caulker and Tjaronn Chery both scored in the second half to clinch a second successive win. Centre-back Caulker netted the opener against his former club before Chery wrapped up the win with a late penalty. The result saw Jimmy […]

Joe Hart wants to fight to save his Manchester City career

15 Aug

Hart was stunned after being axed for City’s opening Premier League win over Sunderland at the Etihad. He had a face like thunder as he watched on from the bench, before being forced to join his team-mates in the centre circle to thanks fans at the final whistle. Discussing Hart’s omission Guardiola said: “I’m pretty […]

Antonio Conte: I want Diego Costa to be fiery at Chelsea… just like me

15 Aug

Conte has a reputation for his passionate behaviour off the pitch and wants his star striker to be just as fired up on it. Costa has caused plenty of controversy with his in-your-face playing style since he first joined Chelsea two years ago. But after fighting off attempts by Atletico Madrid to re-sign him this […]

Hammers land target

12 Aug

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic has revealed a deal is in place to sign Deportivo Maldonado striker Jonathan Calleri on loan for a season. Co-owner David Sullivan had revealed that a work permit issue had been holding up the deal for Calleri, who has agreed to move to the Olympic Stadium rather than Inter Milan […]

Will your team go down? Bookies present each Premier League club’s chances of relegation

11 Aug

It comes as no surprise that the likes of Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal are very safe from such a disastrous scenario. But according to Paddy Power, the odds for the Prem’s newest sides – Hull, Burnley and Middlesbrough – don’t look too good. How do all of the other clubs fare?  Any chance […]