Tag Archives: David Luiz

Pogba & Zlatan ‘worth extra 10 points’

10 Aug

Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic arrived at Old Trafford this summer Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will be worth an extra 10 points to Manchester United this season, according to a sport analytics machine. Pogba, 23, arrived at United this week for a world record £89m fee, while Ibrahimovic, 34, joined on a free. Statisticians […]

Mitchell to quit Spurs

10 Aug

Tottenham have confirmed head of recruitment Paul Mitchell, who joined at the same time as Mauricio Pochettino, is to leave the club. During his time in north London, the 34-year-old helped bring the likes of England midfielder Dele Alli and Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld to the club. A statement on Tottenham’s official website read: “The […]

Mourinho’s Man Utd unveiling: The verdict

6 Jul

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email comment Jose Mourinho was unveiled as Manchester United’s new manager on Tuesday, having succeeded Louis van Gaal following the Dutchman’s sacking in May. The former Chelsea manager started his new role this week, preparing his players for preseason and a tour of China, but has already caused a stir with his […]

Mane completes £34m Liverpool transfer

28 Jun

Sadio Mane scored against Liverpool in the Capital One Cup quarter-final in December 2015 Liverpool have completed the signing of Sadio Mane for £34m from Southampton. He joins on a five-year deal and is Liverpool’s third summer signing after German goalkeeper Loris Karius and Cameroon defender Joel Matip. The 24-year-old Senegal striker’s fee could rise […]

Toure among Premier League’s released

13 Jun

Victor Valdes, Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Adebayor are among those on the Premier League released list Kolo Toure, Victor Valdes and Emmanuel Adebayor are among the high-profile names to have been released by their Premier League clubs. Toure, 35, leaves Liverpool after three years, playing his final game in last month’s Europa League final defeat. […]

Pulis addresses Albion’s penalty problems

14 May

Tony Pulis has laughed off suggestions his players don’t practice penalties enough, saying you can’t replicate the pressure in training Albion have a miserable recent record from 12 yards out after missing four of their last five spot-kicks, with Saido Berahino failing with two in their 1-0 defeat to Watford last month. Latest video […]

Revealed: Which Premier League club’s website got the most hits this season?

11 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE WHICH PREMIER LEAGUE CLUB’S WEBSITE GOT THE MOST VISITS OVER THE COURSE OF THE SEASON Leicester pulled off the impossible dream by battling their way to the title this season. But which club topped the charts in terms of traffic to their official website during the campaign? *Data […]

Blackpool board: We take full responsibility for position we find ourselves in

9 May

Blackpool’s board have taken ‘full responsibility’ for their relegation to the fourth tier of English football and promised to build bridges with fans. Protests have become commonplace at a club which was playing in the top flight just six years ago, but […]

Man City boss Manuel Pellegrini: I will not talk to Pep Guardiola

8 May

“He is a manager who knows what he must do” Manuel Pellegrini on Pep Guardiola “Very professional managers, especially important managers, know what they must do and know about football.” Yaya Toure is one of the major City stars outsiders believe will be jettisoned when Guardiola arrives. But Pellegrini doesn’t believe […]

Arsenal FC team news: Predicted Gunners XI v Norwich in the Premier League

30 Apr

Arsenal take on Norwich in the Premier League this Saturday 30 April, kick off 17:30 BST, and it’s live on talkSPORT. A draw with Sunderland on Sunday saw the Gunners drop to fourth in the Premier League. It could have been worse too as Petr Cech was at his best to deny the Black Cats, […]