Tag: Hernanes

Pochettino waiting on Dier news

Spurs head coach Mauricio Pochettino will make a late decision on the fitness of Eric Dier ahead of Sunday’s visit of Bournemouth. Dier picked up a knock in the Europa League defeat to Borussia Dortmund on Thursday night while Ben Davies also took a nasty blow to the face and is unlikely to play against

Saints face new threat for Sisto

German Bundesliga outfit Cologne are now believed to interested in Southampton target, FC Midtjylland star Pione Sisto. The 21-year-old Danish winger has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League ahead of next season, with the Saints and Leicester sending scouts to keep tabs on his progress on several occasions. Sisto was recently

Benitez keen to bury Allardyce hatchet

Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has quashed talk his feud with Sam Allardyce is alive and well ahead of the meeting with Sunderland. The Spaniard clashed with the now Black Cats manager during his early days in England and Allardyce has since laid into the former Liverpool boss in his autobiography. However, in the build-up to

Injury worry for Gunners

Arsene Wenger believes he could be without Aaron Ramsey for a month as his thigh injury is worse than first feared. The Wales international hobbled out of Tuesday’s FA Cup fifth-round replay win at Hull, having lasted just 16 minutes following his introduction from the bench in place of Gabriel. Gabriel and fellow defender Per

Boss urges players to stay focused

Stoke boss Mark Hughes has called on his players to keep their focus as they remain in the hunt for a place in Europe. The Potters moved within four points of Manchester United in sixth as they held Chelsea to a 1-1 draw at the weekend, and talk has inevitably turned to their chances of