Tag Archives: Cheick Tiote

Maloney left out by Scots

23 Aug

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

16 Aug

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 […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

21 Jul

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

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

1 Jul

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 […]

Liverpool transfer report: Roma join Reds in hunt for AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca

27 Jun

Roma have joined Liverpool in the hunt for AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca. The Colombian enjoyed a fine debut season in Italy last year after leaving Sevilla, scoring 20 goals in 42 games. Liverpool were chasing the 29-year-old last summer but missed out to Milan during final negotiations. The Reds have been linked with a […]

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

26 Jun

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

23 Apr

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

18 Mar

“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. […]