Tag: Francis Coquelin

Burke’s future is at Forest – Montanier

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

Fulham 1-0 Newcastle United

Matt Smith scored only two goals in 21 appearances for Fulham last season Championship title favourites Newcastle United were beaten 1-0 by Fulham in the opening match of the 2016-17 season. Matt Smith headed in Tom Cairney’s corner just before half-time to condemn the Magpies, relegated from the Premier League last season, to defeat. The

Shawcross back injury ‘not serious’

Ryan Shawcross won his only England cap to date in a friendly against Sweden in November 2012 Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross’ latest back injury is not serious and unconnected to last season’s problems, according to assistant boss Mark Bowen. The centre-back, 28, missed Saturday’s pre-season friendly defeat by Championship club Burton Albion after falling

WAKE UP MERKEL: Turkey leader ‘using migrant crisis to avert attention’ from rights abuses

Selahattin Demirtas, head of the People’s Democratic Party (HDP), has demanded European politicians condemn the atrocities against the marginalised Kurdish people. Known as the Kurdish Obama, he called on the EU to stop focusing solely on the refugee crisis and take into account the fact democracy and human rights “are being trampled on in Turkey”