Tag: Burnley

Bristol City 3-1 Aston Villa

Tammy Abraham has scored five goals in his first seven appearances for Bristol City Bristol City scored three second-half goals as they came from behind to beat Aston Villa at Ashton Gate. The visitors took an early lead when Jack Grealish hooked in Leandro Bacuna’s cross at the back post. But after dominating for an

Defoe thriving under the pressure

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe insists he enjoys the pressure of being the club’s main man after opening his account on Saturday. The Black Cats were handed a tough start to the campaign on Saturday as they travelled away to face Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. Defoe netted his first of the season to level the game

‘Number of investors in Forest talks’

Kuwati businessman Fawaz Al Hasawi bought Nottingham Forest in 2012 Nottingham Forest owner Fawaz Al Hasawi is “discussing investment in the club with different parties”, despite saying in July that he hoped a takeover would be completed in a month. Forest are awaiting EFL approval for the purchase of the club by Evangelos Marinakis, owner

‘Rival managers not at world’s top clubs’

Mourinho has signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pogba this summer Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says rival managers spoke out about the cost of Paul Pogba because their clubs are not big enough to do such a deal. Midfielder Pogba, 23, rejoined United on Tuesday for a world-record £89m. Arsenal manager Arsene

Ex-Fulham & Palace man Hangeland retires

Brede Hangeland made a total of 236 appearances in the Premier League for Fulham and Crystal Palace Former Fulham and Crystal Palace defender Brede Hangeland has announced his retirement from football. The 35-year-old centre-back was released by the Eagles this summer after making nine appearances for the Premier League club last season. Hangeland, who won

Rotherham sign Falkirk’s Vaulks

Will Vaulks has signed for Rotherham, who finished 21st in the Championship last season Rotherham United have signed Falkirk midfielder Will Vaulks for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal. The 22-year-old started his career at Tranmere Rovers but moved to the Scottish Championship side in 2013. Vaulks also had a spell in non-league with

We continue with our plan! – Leicester will NOT be disrupted by Steve Walsh’s departure to Everton, claims Claudio Ranieri

Claudio Ranieri insists life will go on for Leicester despite Steve Walsh’s departure to Everton. The Foxes boss was disappointed to see his influential assistant manager depart for Goodison Park earlier this week. As the Premier League champions’ head of recruitment, Walsh was also responsible for unearthing many of the players who led the club