Tag Archives: George Saville

Championship news: Bristol City poised to sign Gary O’Neil from Norwich City

9 Jun

Bristol City are on the verge of signing former West Ham midfielder Gary O’Neil on a free transfer. The 33-year-old made 31 appearances for Norwich last term before the expiry of his contract. It appeared that the Canaries wanted to retain him as they bid to bounce back to the Premier League at the first […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

3 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Mesut Ozil asked people to send him questions on Twitter – this was the response

2 Jun

Mesut Ozil is famed for his assists and he helpfully teed up some social media entertainment on Twitter today. The German midfielder asked for questions using the hashtag #AskMesut and, among the sea of mundane, dull tweets, thankfully a few people took the opportunity to have a laugh. Check out a selection of the best […]

David Haigh ‘beaten’ in Dubai jail

8 Apr

Media caption“I was hit in the face”: David Haigh speaks to Newsnight’s Mark Lobel The former managing director of Leeds United, David Haigh, says he was mistreated and beaten while in prison for fraud in Dubai. Speaking to BBC Newsnight in his first interview since his release last month, Mr Haigh said there had been […]

Klopp takes a point

3 Apr

Jurgen Klopp felt Liverpool did enough to beat Tottenham on Saturday afternoon as the visitors fought back to take a point. Philippe Coutinho’s 51st-minute opener put the Reds ahead, before Harry Kane levelled by holding off Dejan Lovren and firing in his club-record 22nd Premier League goal of the campaign. Both goalkeepers were then kept […]