Tag Archives: Christian Eriksen

Rotherham sign Falkirk’s Vaulks

25 Jul

Will Vaulks has signed for Rotherham, who finished 21st in the Championship last season Rotherham United have signed Falkirk midfielder Will Vaulks for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal. The 22-year-old started his career at Tranmere Rovers but moved to the Scottish Championship side in 2013. Vaulks also had a spell in non-league with […]

Wales’ Ledley 50-50 for Euros – Pardew

14 May

Joe Ledley has won 61 caps for Wales and scored four goals Crystal Palace’s Joe Ledley will miss the FA Cup final and is rated “50-50” to be fit for Wales at Euro 2016. Ledley fractured a leg against Stoke, but Wales assistant manager Osian Roberts has said he could be in their squad for […]

Derby’s unbeaten run vital – Bent

28 Apr

Darren Bent’s first league goal since September ensured Derby avoided their first defeat in five games, having won the previous four Striker Darren Bent was relieved to score with his first touch in six weeks to keep Derby County’s unbeaten run intact ahead of the play-offs. Bent rescued a point for the Rams against Sheffield […]

Louis van Gaal: I was pleased with this Man United player against West Ham

14 Mar

He added: “Payet was, more or less, diving. Of course, he was maybe touched but not to fall like that. There is always discussion about the decisions of the referee.” United will now look to get back to winning ways as they try and overturn a 2-0 deficit to arch-rivals Liverpool in the last-16 of […]

Why Swansea players all call Alan Curtis ‘The Legend’

12 Mar

Curtis was briefly put at the helm following Garry Monk’s sacking in December, only for Francesco Guidolin’s arrival to see him demoted again. But with the Italian sidelined with a lung infection, Curtis oversaw wins over Arsenal and Norwich, and will be in charge again at the Vitality Stadium even though his boss is now […]

Football clubs ‘failing disabled fans’

8 Mar

Image caption BBC reporter and wheelchair user Joshua Gardner found even Huddersfield Town FC, considered to be a good ground for wheelchair users, had a steep slope and uncovered seating Many football league clubs in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire “provide insufficiently” for wheelchair users, the BBC has found. Non-compulsory guidelines on how clubs should cater for […]

Red card was my fault, says Mata

7 Mar

Mata says he has been sent off just once in almost 500 games Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata says he takes responsibility for his 26th-minute red card during Sunday’s 1-0 defeat at West Brom. The Spain international was dismissed after being awarded two yellow cards in three minutes at The Hawthorns. He was booked first […]

Ronaldo becomes second top scorer in Liga history

5 Mar

Cristiano Ronaldo struck four goals against Celta Vigo on Saturday to move into second spot on the list of the Spanish Liga’s all-time leading scorers. Ronaldo, top scorer in the UEFA Champions League with 88 in the competition proper, now has 252 goals in the Spanish top flight, 53 short of Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. […]

Timm Klose: Norwich don’t need to park the bus… I can drive one

5 Mar

“It’s fantastic,” he said. “The pace is enormous, compared with Germany it’s so much faster here.” Third from bottom Norwich are without a win in eight games ahead of today’s trip to fellow strugglers Swansea. But boss Alex Neil insists he is going all out to win in south Wales. “I would not take a […]

Ipswich Town v Nottingham Forest

4 Mar

Ipswich midfielder Luke Hyam will face a late fitness test BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Ipswich midfielder Luke Hyam will face a late fitness test after picking up a hamstring problem. Midfielder Giles Coke (knee) is […]