Tag: Cardiff

Northampton 2-2 West Brom (4-3 pens)

Since the 2003/04 season, Northampton have knocked out 13 teams from a higher division in the EFL Cup League One Northampton Town came from behind to beat Premier League side West Bromwich Albion on penalties in the EFL Cup second round. Zander Diamond put the Cobblers ahead when he nodded in Brendan Moloney’s cross before

Wednesday sign striker Fletcher

Steven Fletcher scored four goals in 18 games for Sunderland last season Championship side Sheffield Wednesday have signed striker Steven Fletcher on a four-year contract following his release by Sunderland. Scotland international Fletcher scored 23 goals in 108 appearances for Premier League side Sunderland after joining from Wolves for £12m in 2012. The 29-year-old ended

Lukaku on Gunners radar

Arsenal are reported to have joined the race for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku as doubts surround the Jamie Vardy deal. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has put a new striker at the top of his wanted list this summer and made an early move to land Vardy from Champions Leicester City. However reports are growing that

New Cardiff boss Paul Trollope insists he won’t be distracted by Wales role

New Cardiff boss Paul Trollope insists being part of the Wales coaching staff at Euro 2016 will not hinder the Championship club. Trollope was confirmed as Russell Slade’s successor on Wednesday, although Cardiff chairman Mehmet Dalman declined to disclose the length of the contract at a hastily-arranged press conference. The 43-year-old joined Wales manager Chris

Benitez expected to keep faith

Rafa Benitez is set to keep faith with the players he’s used at Newcastle in what may be his last game in charge against Spurs. Benitez is expected to select from the same group he’s largely relied on since taking over for the final months of the campaign but, following relegation, both the manager and

Everton wield the axe

Everton have axed boss Roberto Martinez after a dreadfully disappointing season. Everton’s dreadful run of form in the league continued at Sunderland on Wednesday night, where they lost 3-0, making it just one win in their last 10 games. There have been demonstrations by fans at matches and further protests were said to be