Tag Archives: Felipe Luis

Former Sunderland midfielder Lorik Cana leaves Nantes after just one season

26 Aug

Former Sunderland man Lorik Cana is a free agent again having left Nantes after just one season. The Black Cats paid £5m to land Cana from Marseille back in 2009 and he played 31 times in the Premier League before leaving a year later. He had spells at Galatasaray and Lazio before rocking up at […]

Everton 4-0 Yeovil Town

24 Aug

Ross Barkley dedicated his goal to Everton scout Sid Benson, who died last week. Everton overpowered Yeovil Town with a 4-0 win at Goodison Park to reach the EFL Cup third round. Ashley Williams and Yannick Bolasie made full debuts in a strong line-up but it was Aaron Lennon who nudged in James McCarthy’s cross […]

Premier League calendar year table: Every current top flight club ranked on their PL points per game in 2016

22 Aug

It’s been some year in the Premier League. Champions Leicester City are now two games into their title defence, but they haven’t quite picked up from where they left off. In light of this, we’ve decided to take a look at who the in-form teams in the Premier League are, excluding those relegated last season and including […]

Burke’s future is at Forest – Montanier

22 Aug

Oliver Burke has scored three goals in four Championship matches this season Teenage winger Oliver Burke will improve his career prospects if he remains with Nottingham Forest, insists Reds boss Philippe Montanier. Burke twice put Forest ahead against Wigan before Thomas Lam sealed Saturday’s 4-3 win in stoppage time. Sunderland are reportedly interested in the […]

Ayew absence tempered by Payet’s return

22 Aug

Andre Ayew is set to be out for four months so misses Sunday’s home game against Bournemouth but Dimitri Payet should return. Summer signing Ayew is unlikely to play again this year due to his untimely thigh injury but boss Slaven Bilic is expected to bring Payet back into his starting line-up after the France […]

Romelu Lukaku still wants £60m Chelsea move despite fresh contract offer – reports

8 Aug

The Evening Standard say that the Everton hitman will snub the offer of a new contract in order to return to west London. Ronald Koeman is desperate to keep the Belgian and has apparently handed him the chance to earn £135,000-a-week at Goodison Park.

‘For now, I am happy at Leicester’ – N’Golo Kante plays down exit talk as Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain linked with moves

31 May

N’Golo Kante has played down speculation linking him with a move away from Leicester. The Frenchman has enjoyed a sensational debut Premier League campaign after arriving from Caen for £5.6million last summer. He was a virtual ever-present for the Foxes, playing a key role in the club’s remarkable title triumph, and was nominated for the Professional Footballers’ Association […]

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

30 May

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, […]

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

30 May

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, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

28 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]