Tag Archives: Everton

United starlet confirms fitness boost

25 Aug

Jese Lingard’s return to training means Jose Mourinho could have a fully-fit squad for Manchester United’s trip to Hull on Saturday. The 23-year-old wideman was part of the United boss’ plans over the summer and was in the side for the 2-1 Community Shield win against Leicester at Wembley on August 7. However, Lingard picked […]

Calleri tipped to make big impact

17 Aug

Co-chairman David Sullivan expects new signing and “top player” Jonathan Calleri to be a big hit for West Ham this season. The 22-year-old has joined the Hammers on a season-long loan deal from Uruguayan outfit Deportivo Maldonado and could make a quick debut in Thursday’s Europa League clash against Astra Giurgiu. Calleri is a fresh […]

Chelsea 2-1 West Ham: Diego Costa earns Antonio Conte dream start

15 Aug

Diego Costa scored a dramatic 89th minute winner to give Antonio Conte a winning start to his Chelsea career against West Ham. Chelsea’s first goal under the Italian came just after half time as Eden Hazard smashed his penalty into the roof of the net. However, despite being under the cosh for most of the second […]

Leeds United 1-2 Birmingham City

13 Aug

Clayton Donaldson was Birmingham City’s top scorer in the 2015-16 campaign Birmingham beat Leeds at Elland Road for the second season running to leave Garry Monk’s side still pointless. The visitors led on 15 minutes when Charlie Taylor was credited with an own goal as he, keeper Rob Green and Blues midfielder Jacques Maghoma collided. […]

Chelsea FC news: Fans laugh as Leicester lose to Hull without N’Golo Kante

13 Aug

Did N’Golo Kante make Danny Drinkwater look better than he is? That’s what some fans think after watching Leicester begin their Premier League title defence against Hull, a team widely tipped for relegation. The club lost 2-1 in the first game of the new season and many have pointed to the loss of Kante, who […]

‘Rival managers not at world’s top clubs’

10 Aug

Mourinho has signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pogba this summer Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says rival managers spoke out about the cost of Paul Pogba because their clubs are not big enough to do such a deal. Midfielder Pogba, 23, rejoined United on Tuesday for a world-record £89m. Arsenal manager Arsene […]

Champions League teams’ pre-season friendlies

10 Aug

Arsenal (ENG) Arsène Wenger spent the first half of summer working for television at UEFA EURO 2016, where his players performed well. The Gunners were back in training before the EURO ended, though, on 5 July, and kick off their campaign at home to Liverpool on 13 August.22/07: Lens 1-1 Arsenal (Lens, France) 28/07: MLS […]

VIDEO: Chelsea legend John Terry scores a wondergoal – playing American football

4 Aug

John Terry is renowned for his ability as a goalscoring defender, and he has shown in pre-season he also has the eye for goal with an American football. Lining up a field goal at Chelsea’s pre-season training camp in the US, the centre-back showed he is a dab hand at the sport by getting the ball powerfully […]

Wigan keeper Nicholls signs for MK Dons

3 Aug

Nicholls has 27 clean sheets in 90 senior appearances League One club MK Dons have signed goalkeeper Lee Nicholls from Wigan Athletic on a two-year contract. The 23-year-old has made the majority of his first-team appearances during loan spells at Accrington Stanley, Northampton Town and Bristol Rovers. However, he did make 12 appearances for Wigan, […]

Champions League teams’ pre-season friendlies

1 Aug

Arsenal (ENG) Arsène Wenger spent the first half of summer working for television at UEFA EURO 2016, where his players performed well. The Gunners were back in training before the EURO ended though, on 5 July, and kick off their campaign at home to Liverpool on 13 August. 22/07: Lens 1-1 Arsenal (Lens, France) 28/07: […]