Tag: Brendan Rodgers

Middlesbrough eye Cardiff’s Fabio

Fabio (left) scored for Cardiff in their 3-1 loss at Middlesbrough in February 2016 Newly-promoted Premier League club Middlesbrough are interested in signing Cardiff City defender Fabio Da Silva. The 26-year-old Brazilian’s contract includes a release understood to be £2m and has a year left to run. Fabio joined Cardiff from Manchester United in January

Big Sam’s career in pictures

Sam Allardyce is the new England manager. Affectionately known as Big Sam, the 61-year-old has beaten off competition from Hull boss Steve Bruce. England fans won’t need reminding of their team’s abysmal showing under Roy Hodgson at the Euros. He resigned just minutes after the final whistle blew on a 2-1 defeat to Iceland, remember?

Youngster ready to go Dutch

Dutch side Utrecht are reported to be closing in on Arsenal youngster Tafari Moore, who will sign on a season-long loan deal. The full-back is a product of Arsenal’s academy after joining the club at the age of 12, having previously spent time with QPR. The 19-year-old has featured heavily for the Gunners’ under-21 side,

Hammers in limbo over Bacca

West Ham are waiting to hear whether Carlos Bacca will join them after agreeing a fee with AC Milan. The Hammers have made Colombia forward Bacca their number one transfer target and are awaiting the 29-year-old’s decision. Joint-chairman David Gold confirmed on Twitter, when questioned about Bacca, that “a deal has been done with his

Norwich’s Martin may miss season start

Russell Martin has made 236 league appearances for Norwich and captained the side in the Premier League last season Norwich City defender Russell Martin could miss the start of the season because of a back spasm. The 30-year-old Scotland international has returned from Norwich’s pre-season tour of Austria to see a back specialist and potentially

Wednesday’s Semedo signs new contract

Jose Semedo scored his only league goal for Sheffield Wednesday against Wycombe in October 2011 Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Jose Semedo has signed a new one-year contract to stay with the Championship club until the end of 2016-17. Semedo joined Wednesday from Charlton in July 2011, having rejected a new contract at the Valley. The 31-year-old