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Agent fee is massive over Pogba deal

16 Jul

Paul Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola is allegedly entitled to a 25-per cent cut of his transfer fee, according to reports in Spain. The furore and speculation continues as to whether the Juventus midfielder will be actually moving on, with Manchester United understood to be willing to part with a £100m-plus transfer fee in the coming […]

Liverpool News: New kit costs £92, Balotelli offered to club, defender to seal £5.5m move

16 Jun

Another Liverpool player reportedly heading to Turkey is Martin Skrtel, who is said to have caught the eye of Fenerbahce scouts. Skrtel, 31, is currently with the Slovakia squad at Euro 2016. The centre-half could face competition from new signings next season as Reds manager Jurgen Klopp seeks to strengthen his defence. And the Liverpool Echo claim […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

28 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Is Match of the Day biased? See how your club fared in this season’s running order

17 May

Despite a third successive top-half finish, Mark Hughes’ side closed the BBC’s Premier League highlights show on nine occasions. West Brom were next on the list, on last eight times, while Bournemouth, Everton and Swansea all received bottom billing on seven occasions. Every club except Arsenal and Manchester City ended the programme at least once. […]

Is Match of the Day biased? See how your club fared in this season’s running order

17 May

Despite a third successive top-half finish, Mark Hughes’ side closed the BBC’s Premier League highlights show on nine occasions. West Brom were next on the list, on last eight times, while Bournemouth, Everton and Swansea all received bottom billing on seven occasions. Every club except Arsenal and Manchester City ended the programme at least once. […]

Gareth Southgate warns England Under-21 star they must impress or risk being axed

17 May

“There’s ability there and we’ve got to create an environment to enjoy his football” Gareth Southgate “We are sort of rewarding his commitment to coming across from Ireland,” said Southgate, whose side play Portugal in their opening game on Thursday. “There’s an opportunity there now. I’m aware that he’s not had […]

Wenger totally denies new contract report

13 May

Manager Arsene Wenger has called reports he is on verge on signing a new contract at Arsenal “absolutely false”. The 66-year-old’s current deal at the Emirates Stadium expires at the end of the 2016-17 campaign, by which time he will have been in the hot-seat for over two decades. There has been much talk about […]

We lacked ‘killer instinct’ – Colback

11 May

Newcastle have failed to win any of their last 11 away league games Midfielder Jack Colback says Newcastle lacked ruthlessness during their 0-0 draw with already-relegated Aston Villa on Saturday. The Magpies will join Villa in the Championship next term if Sunderland win one of their two remaining games. “We never really looked under threat […]

Carvalhal proud of Owls’ play-off spot

11 May

Carvalhal’s side had drawn three Championship games in a row before beating Cardiff Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal is proud that his team have secured a play-off spot, despite being “outsiders” for promotion. The Owls comfortably beat Cardiff 3-0 on Saturday to guarantee a top-six finish in the Championship. “I said from the beginning that […]

Which of your heroes earns most? Every Prem club’s best paid player revealed!

8 May

Some clubs clearly have a standout big-name player, but at others it can be a bit of a surprise to find out who takes home the big bucks. Figures courtesy of Express Trainers. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE AS WE REVEAL EACH CLUB’S BEST PAID PLAYER AND HOW MUCH THEY EARN.