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Terry offered Chelsea contract extension

print LONDON — John Terry has been offered a one-year contract extension to stay at Chelsea, the club have confirmed. Speaking ahead of interim manager Guus Hiddink’s final Friday news conference at Cobham, a Chelsea spokesperson announced that Terry and his agent met with director Marina Granovskaia and chairman Bruce Buck for talks over his

‘We did enough to win it’ – Sam Allardyce claims Sunderland deserved more than a point from Arsenal clash

Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce believes his side deserved better than a point against Arsenal on Sunday. The Black Cats created a host of chances against their Champions League-chasing opponents but were unable to find a way past Petr Cech as the match ended goalless. That was enough to move Sunderland out of the bottom three on goal difference, but Allardyce

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, April 25: Man United’s £300m summer war chest, Leicester star wanted by Barcelona and MORE GOSSIP

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers and online… Manchester United will give Jose Mourinho £300million to spend when he takes over from Louis van Gaal in the summer. (Daily Star) Barcelona are eyeing Leicester’s Kasper Schmeichel as a replacement for Marc-Andre ter Stegen. (The Sun) Interim Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink has insisted reported

German ace linked

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is reported to be lining up a summer move for Valencia defender Shkodran Mustafi. Even if Spurs fail to catch Leicester City in the race for the Premier League title, they will be playing Champions League football next season and Pochettino will have to strengthen his squad accordingly. Jan Vertonghen and

Supporters urge swift Swansea takeover

Jason Levien worked as a basketball players’ agent before moving into sports management roles Swansea’s Supporters’ Trust wants any change of ownership at the club to be completed before the end of the season. An American consortium led by Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan is in talks about buying around 60% in the Swans. The

Leicester and Spurs dominate PFA team

Leicester and Tottenham have provided eight players between them for the Professional Footballers’ Association Premier League Team of the Year. Jamie Vardy is one of a quartet of players from league leaders Leicester, while Premier League top scorer Harry Kane is one of four men from Spurs. Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil, a PFA Player of

Cardiff ‘still in the fight’ – Slade

Russell Slade is a former Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade says Cardiff City are “still in the fight” for the Championship play-offs and has urged fans to “stay with us”. Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat by Brentford left them six points shy of sixth-placed Sheffield Wednesday. Ipswich also have a mathematical chance of making the play-offs with