James Tomkins made his Premier League debut at West Ham aged 18 Crystal Palace have signed defender James Tomkins from Premier League rivals West Ham United for £10m. The 27-year-old, who has signed a five-year contract, is Palace’s third summer signing, after midfielder Andros Townsend and goalkeeper Steve Mandanda. Tomkins joined West Ham’s academy aged
Mike Phelan says Hull need to remedy their defensive ills if they are to come through the Sky Bet Championship play-offs. City drew 2-2 with Leeds at the KC Stadium, conceding a late equaliser to Stuart Dallas, as their automatic promotion hopes ended.
The top two was deemed by some as a formality at Christmas
Sam Saunders sets Brentford on their way to a comfortable win at Ipswich Brentford all but ended the play-off hopes of 10-man Ipswich despite losing Alan Judge to a serious injury. Midfielder Judge was carried off on stretcher with his right leg in a brace, with Luke Hyam booked for his tackle in the third