Tag: Corinthians

Okore ‘refusing to play for Villa’

Jores Okore signed for Villa in the summer of 2013 Aston Villa defender Jores Okore is refusing to play for the club, according to caretaker boss Eric Black. The 23-year-old Denmark international refused to be on the bench for the visit of Bournemouth on 9 April and is now training with the club’s under-21s. “After

Brentford v Bolton Wanderers

John Swift missed Saturday’s 3-0 win at Nottingham Forest due to an Achilles problem BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Brentford have doubts over striker Leandro Rodriguez (hamstring), defender Maxime Colin (knee) and midfielder John Swift (Achilles tendon). Goalkeeper

Guus Hiddink says ‘these games are for the youngsters’ after Chelsea cruise to victory over Aston Villa

Chelsea ran riot over Aston Villa in the weekend’s early Premier League kick off, cruising to a 4-0 victory at Villa Park. The result is even sweeter for the Blues after Guus Hiddink experimented with his team, bringing academy players Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Jake Clarke-Salter into the side, as well as handing Alexandre Pato and Matt Miazga their

Cech considering retirement

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has revealed that he may call time on his international career following Euro 2016. Cech has been an integral part of the set-up for the Czech Republic since 2002 and earned the ‘Goalkeeper of the TournamentÂ’ gong for his exploits at Euro 2004. The 33-year-old signed for Chelsea in 2004 before

Championship round-up: Neil Warnock’s Rotherham move out of drop zone, Brighton enter top two, Bristol City THRASH Bolton

Burnley were denied the chance to move six points clear at the top of the Championship as Wolves equalised in stoppage time to draw 1-1. Sam Vokes’ second-half strike looked to have set the Clarets on their way to victory, but Danny Batth met Nathan Byrne’s cross to net that vital leveller after 92 minutes. Brighton moved

MK Dons sign Burnley’s Long on loan

Kevin Long’s last Burnley appearance was in a 3-3 draw at Newcastle in January 2015 MK Dons have signed defender Kevin Long on loan from Championship rivals Burnley until the end of the season. Burnley academy graduate Long, who can play at centre-half or right-back, has made 27 appearances for the Clarets. The 25-year-old has

Middlesbrough 1-0 Hull City: David Nugent nets injury-time winner on Aitor Karanka’s return

Aitor Karanka’s return to the Middlesbrough dugout resulted in a happy ending to a turbulent week as David Nugent’s stoppage-time header saw off fellow Sky Bet Championship promotion hopefuls Hull. Having walked out last Friday following a stormy meeting with his players, and failing to smooth over the bust-up the following day, it looked like

Malarczyk joins Southend on loan

Piotr Malarczyk’s only Ipswich Town starts have come in cup matches Southend United have signed Ipswich Town defender Piotr Malarczyk on loan for the rest of the season. The 24-year-old former Poland Under-21 international joined Town from Polish side Korona Kielce on a two-year contract in the summer. But he has been restricted to just