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Boro sign Gijon defender Espinosa

Bernardo Espinosa missed half of last season with a knee injury Middlesbrough will sign defender Bernardo Espinosa from Spanish side Sporting Gijon when his existing contract ends on 1 July. Centre-half Espinosa, 26, who has played 120 games for Los Rojiblancos, was limited to 17 appearances for Gijon last season by a knee injury. The

Stoke are making ‘progress’ – Delap

Stoke City’s best-ever points return for the Premier League season was the 54 they managed in 2014-15 when they also finished ninth Stoke City’s third consecutive ninth-placed finish last season must be seen as “progress” says former defender Rory Delap. The Potters’ 51 points was their second-highest return since they got promoted to the Premier

Vokes shocked by Barton’s Ibrox switch

Sam Vokes and Joey Barton were tema-mates at Burnley Sam Vokes has admitted to surprise that Joey Barton gave up another shot at the Premier League to join Rangers. Midfielder Barton helped Burnley to the Championship title this season and an instant return to England’s top flight. “I’m gutted that Joey has gone,” said Wales

Benteke open to exit if not in Klopp's plans

12:00 PM GMT Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment Christian Benteke says he wants to stay at Liverpool but admits he may have to look elsewhere if he’s not in manager Jurgen Klopp’s future plans. Benteke joined Liverpool from Aston Villa for £32.5 million last summer, signing a five-year deal, but has struggled to make

The most successful football clubs from Europe’s top four leagues revealed – ranked by total trophies won

Real Madrid’s 2016 Champions League final victory marked the club’s record 11th success in the European Cup. It’s Real’s second Champions League win in the past three seasons, as they succeed rivals Barcelona as European champions. But Real have claimed just one Spanish league title since 2008, while Barca have won six in that time,