Tag Archives: Ezequiel Garay

Newcastle bid rejected for attacker: Club want to keep hold of star man

29 Jul

Rafa Benitez has been busy this summer as the Toon aim to fire themselves straight back to the Premier League. They’ve made seven signings including Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie and Jesus Gamez.

Spurs step up winger interest

10 Jul

Tottenham have joined Liverpool and Everton in the race to sign Newcastle star Georginio Wijnaldum and are confident of doing a deal. The Dutchman looks to be on the move following Newcastle’s relegation to the Championship, but the Magpies are holding out for a fee in the region of £25million. There had been suggestions that […]

O’Neil happy to stay

20 May

Norwich midfielder Gary O’Neil insists he is happy to stay with the club after being offered a new contract. The 33-year-old is yet to officially pen fresh terms although the club have revealed a desire to keep him with the squad for a campaign in the Championship. OÂ’NeilÂ’s current deal is set to expire next […]

Who did each Starsport writer pick in their Premier League team of the season?

14 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE THE WEBSITE’S PICKS FOR PREMIER LEAGUE TEAM OF THE YEAR Everton fan Jamie Styles caused the biggest controversy with his line-up – opting to include both Ross Barkley and Romelu Lukaku. He also chose Willian and Fraser Forster in his XI – perhaps the strange social hours are […]

Barton finally receives winners’ medal

11 May

Media playback is not supported on this device Burnley’s Joey Barton has to go without Championship medal Burnley’s Joey Barton and James Tarkowski have finally received their Championship winners’ medals following a mix-up by the club. The Clarets apologised after midfielder Barton and defender Tarkowski had to go without one at Monday’s celebrations. The Football […]

Brighton ‘must not be overwhelmed’

5 May

David Stockdale has kept 17 clean sheets in 45 league appearances for Brighton this season Brighton goalkeeper David Stockdale says the squad must treat their final-day promotion decider at Middlesbrough as “just another game”. Only goal difference separates the Seagulls in third and second-placed Boro in the Championship table. Albion must win to finish in […]

‘I would do exactly the same again’

3 May

Media playback is not supported on this device Pellegrini questions team’s ‘motivation’ Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says he “would do exactly the same again” after playing a weakened team at Southampton, with Wednesday’s game against Real Madrid in mind. He made eight changes from Tuesday’s 0-0 Champions League semi-final first leg draw with the […]

Johnson ‘excited’ by transfer window

27 Apr

Lee Johnson was appointed as Bristol City’s head coach on 6 February Bristol City boss Lee Johnson says he is excited about this summer’s transfer window now his side have guaranteed their survival in the Championship. Johnson’s team’s second-tier status was ensured when they drew 2-2 at Blackburn and Milton Keynes Dons were relegated. Chief […]

Okore ‘refusing to play for Villa’

23 Apr

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 […]

PAUL MERSON COLUMN: Leicester’s charge, Rafa Benitez exit, Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea?

9 Apr

IF YOU are Romelu Lukaku, why would you go back to Chelsea? I can understand it from their point of view. He’s a great striker who will score you loads of goals. But he wants Champions League football. Chelsea can’t give him that next season. And there’s no guarantee they will qualify for it next […]