Tag: Charlton

Shawcross back injury ‘not serious’

Ryan Shawcross won his only England cap to date in a friendly against Sweden in November 2012 Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross’ latest back injury is not serious and unconnected to last season’s problems, according to assistant boss Mark Bowen. The centre-back, 28, missed Saturday’s pre-season friendly defeat by Championship club Burton Albion after falling

WAKE UP MERKEL: Turkey leader ‘using migrant crisis to avert attention’ from rights abuses

Selahattin Demirtas, head of the People’s Democratic Party (HDP), has demanded European politicians condemn the atrocities against the marginalised Kurdish people. Known as the Kurdish Obama, he called on the EU to stop focusing solely on the refugee crisis and take into account the fact democracy and human rights “are being trampled on in Turkey”

Woodgate among Boro’s released players

Jonathan Woodgate made eight appearances for England Former England defender Jonathan Woodgate is among the senior players to be released by Middlesbrough following their promotion to the Premier League. Woodgate, 36, was part of the squad that secured a return to the top flight this season but made only one appearance in the League Cup.

Atletico Madrid beat Arsenal and West Ham to signing of Portuguese wonderkid Diogo Jota

Atletico Madrid have won the race for Portuguese wonderkid, and Arsenal, West Ham and Aston Villa target, Diogo Jota. According to AS, the Spanish capital club have reached an agreement with Primeira Liga club Pacos Ferreira, beating a long list of suitors to his signature. All three Premier League clubs have reportedly had the 19-year-old scouted, while