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Maloney left out by Scots

Scotland boss Gordon Strachan has told Shaun Maloney he needs to be playing more regular football with Hull City. There was no room for Maloney in Strachan’s 27-man squad for the World Cup qualifier in Malta on September 4, despite arguably being Scotland’s most impressive player during their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. The 33-year-old came

Trollope ‘frustrated’ by lack of goals

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

Euro 2016: Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen out for ‘six to eight weeks’ with ankle injury

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen faces up to eight weeks on the sidelines after tearing ankle ligaments on the eve of Belgium’s Euro 2016 quarter-final with Wales. Before travelling up to Lille on Thursday, the 29-year-old sustained what was initially reported to be a twisted ankle during training at their team base in Bordeaux. Vertonghen was pictured

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

Following an incredible season and amid widespread speculation linking him with a move away from the club, England striker Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with surprise Premier League champions Leicester City. UEFA.com looks at the 29-year-old’s improbable rise to prominence and UEFA EURO 2016. Born: 11/01/1987Clubs: Stocksbridge Park Steels, FC Halifax Town, Fleetwood

Man Utd top latest agents’ fees list

Manchester United are fifth in the Premier League table Manchester United spent more than £10m on agents’ fees between 1 October 2015 and 1 February 2016 to lead the latest Premier League list. United boss Louis van Gaal did not make any signings in January yet the club’s fees are more than £3m Liverpool’s amount,

West Ham ace pens new long-term deal

“It means that the club trusts me and that means a lot for me” Cheikhou Kouyate And after singing a new deal, Kouyate admitted that he is looking forward to the future and playing in the Olympic Stadium. Kouyate said: ”I am happy to have renewed my contract with West Ham.