Hodgson has urged his squad to invoke the spirit of Leicester and win the tournament. He said: “I’d like to think with this squad and youth and lack of caps it does have a long future. “Whenever you go into a tournament you have to go into it hoping to win it. “If you ask
Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent.
United are struggling to secure a top four finish this season and executive vice chairman Ed Woodward wants Mourinho to create a side capable of challenging for major trophies. As well as Ibrahimovic, Neymar, Edinson Cavani, Thomas Muller, Paul Pogba and Raphael Varane could be all be targeted. Van Gaal ploughed through more than £250m
Sunderland players confront West Brom’s James McClean after the Baggies’ 1-0 win in October BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Younes Kaboul could play despite being forced off in Sunderland’s last game with a calf injury, while
Jamie Vardy made his England debut against the Republic of Ireland in June 2015 Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy should start for England at Euro 2016 ahead of Wayne Rooney, says Foxes assistant manager Craig Shakespeare. Vardy, 29, scored his first international goal during Saturday’s 3-2 win over world champions Germany. “For me, he’s a
James Chester claims West Brom have been warned that they are not safe from relegation despite sitting 14 points clear of danger. The versatile 27-year-old defender has featured regularly for boss Tony Pulis as the Baggies have picked up an impressive 10 points from a possible 12 in their last four games, including Sunday’s 1-0
Both of Matt Doherty’s goals this season have been winners Defender Matt Doherty scored a stoppage-time winner to give Wolves victory over Bristol City. Doherty headed home Jeremy Helan’s free-kick to earn the hosts just a second win in 10 games. Nathan Byrne had given Kenny Jackett’s side the lead after the break when he
Liverpool star Christian Benteke has come under fire from rival fans after he was awarded – and converted – a controversial penalty to earn his side a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace. Reds striker Benteke went down in the area after a tackle from Damien Delaney, who made minimal – if any – contact with the Belgian. And
Russell Slade believes Anthony Pilkington can have a career as a striker after his double put Cardiff in reach of the Sky Bet Championship play-offs. Pilkington has moved from the wing to play up front for the Bluebirds in recent weeks and has scored three in his last three appearances.
Two penalties from Pilkington clinched