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Liverpool star to hold crunch talks with Jurgen Klopp: I want to see if I’m in his plans

21 May

“I want to see his plan for next season. I am not the only one who is going to do that” Christian Benteke “That’s between him and me, but I want to see his plan for next season. I am not the only one who is going to do that. “I […]

Terry offered Chelsea contract extension

13 May

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 […]

Norwich players still backing Alex Neil despite getting dumped out the Premier League

13 May

Neil’s Carrow Road future is still up in the air after relegation from the Premier League was confirmed this week. But Martin insisted the players believe he is the man bring them straight back up from the Championship. Martin said: “We back the manager 100 per cent because he got us up out of the […]

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

25 Apr

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

25 Apr

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

24 Apr

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

22 Apr

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

22 Apr

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

20 Apr

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 […]

Revealed: Which Premier League owner is richest? And how wealthy is your club’s chief?

19 Apr

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE EACH PREMIER LEAGUE OWNER’S ESTIMATED WEALTH The Reds are being lined up for a takeover by a member of the Abu Dhabi royal family. Although the identity of the bidder remains a closely guarded secret, one likely candidate is Sheikh Khalifa, the president of the United Arab Emirates. He […]