There has been a big boost for a bunch of Premier League teams who are hoping to sign Stefan de Vrij this summer. De Vrij, the Lazio defender, will be available for free at the end of the season as he will NOT be signing a new contract with his current club. The 26-year-old Netherlands
The North West will see low temperatures over the weekend, which will fall still further by Monday. Snow showers are probable, with a very similar picture in the North East. In Scotland, there will be some snow on Sunday and Monday, with some areas, including Aberdeen, likely to witness “light sleet” showers, according to forecasters.
Aaron Ramsey faces a fitness test for Arsenal ahead of Sunday’s Carabao Cup final against Manchester City. The Wales midfielder has struggled with a groin problem this season but Gunners boss Arsene Wenger said he had “a decision to make” on whether Ramsey would play at Wembley. Wenger was also hopeful that German playmaker Mesut
The United stopper has been one of the star performers at Old Trafford for a number of seasons. His match-saving display against Sevilla in the Champions League was the latest in a series of games where he has proved he is world-class. The 27-year-old has been a long-term target of Real Madrid since 2015.
“Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte are set to lock horns when Manchester United take on Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday”
The Premier League returns on Saturday after a week’s break for FA Cup fifth-round fixtures, with Leicester and Stoke welcoming it back in the lunchtime kickoff at the
Already this season there have been some mammoth transfers in both windows and we expect more of the same when the 2018 summer one opens. Man United will almost certainly look to strengthen, as will Real Madrid, Chelsea and Liverpool. But there is also Tottenham and Arsenal, while Man City are likely to find a way
“I always thought my experience, however long it’s going to be here, a year, two years, three years – we know what managing is like – would make me better. “The situation I’m in now is super tough. Of course it is, it will still make me better. “Anything I have ever achieved, generally
Estimated net migration to the UK from the EU was 90,000 in the year ending September 2017 – the first time it has fallen below 100,000 since the 12 months ending March 2013, when it was at 95,000, official figures show. The number is the lowest since 2012 when EU migration was 82,000. And the fall, from
“Chelsea take on Manchester United at Old Trafford this Sunday, and go to Manchester City the week after”
Chelsea have plenty of popular fantasy football players in their ranks, from Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso to Eden Hazard and Willian. But they have an extremely difficult run of fixtures
Here are all the top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online… Several European clubs have been contacted by a representative of Paul Pogba, amid speculation over the Frenchman’s future at Old Trafford. The 24-year-old was a substitute for United’s Champions League draw with Sevilla on Wednesday. (Daily Mirror) Real Madrid want goalkeeper target Thibaut Courtois to