Tag: Iker Casillas

Bolasie’s heart is elsewhere – Pardew

Media playback is not supported on this device Crystal Palace 0-1 West Brom- Pardew reacts Crystal Palace winger Yannick Bolasie’s “heart and soul is elsewhere” as he prepares to leave the club, according to manager Alan Pardew. Reports suggest the 27-year-old – a second-half substitute in Palace’s 1-0 home loss to West Brom – is

France takes on radical Islamism: PM to SHUT DOWN mosques to wipe out ‘poison’ of jihadis

He said: “All Salafists are not jihadists … but almost all are jihadist Salafists… “A terrible poison has spread.  “Slowly, insidiously, on a background of influences from abroad and rising communalism, developed against a model of society, a model against the Republic and its values.  “Many Muslims in France are taken hostage by the fundamentalist

Cardiff swap Malone for Fulham’s Richards

Jazz Richards made his senior Wales debut against Mexico in 2012 Wales defender Jazz Richards has signed for Cardiff City from Fulham on a three-year deal, with Bluebirds left-back Scott Malone moving the other way. Malone, 25, played 42 times for Cardiff last season and has signed a two-year contract with Fulham. Richards, 25, was

Real Madrid news: Zinedine Zidane and Florentino Perez 'clash' over Martin Odegaard's inclusion on tour

Zinedine Zidane has reportedly clashed with Florentino Perez, the Real Madrid president, over the use of Martin Odegaard on the club’s pre-season tour. The 17-year-old Odegaard is required to train with the first-team under the terms of his contract, which he signed following his high-profile move from Stromsgodset in January 2015. Perez is also keen

Spurs linked to 23m Real Madrid star

Tottenham and AC Milan are reportedly showing interest in Real Madrid midfelder Mateo Kovacic after his price was fixed at £23million. Spurs have been linked to the 22-year-old Croatian before and are understood to rate him very highly. Kovacic joined Real Madrid for £23.25m from Inter Milan last summer but he has been unable to

Defender fee set

Stoke will have to spend big if they are to have any chance of signing West Ham defender James Tomkins this summer. Potters boss Mark Hughes is keen to sign a new central defender and has been linked with Tomkins, who is also a target for Crystal Palace and Sunderland. Black Cats boss Sam

Crawley sign Chelsea’s Beeney on loan

Mitchell Beeney made four appearances during a loan spell at Newport last season League Two side Crawley Town have signed Chelsea goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan until 3 January 2017. The 20-year-old is yet to feature for the Blues but had a brief spell on loan at Newport County last season. “I know Mitch well

Bilic’s French midfielder bid fails

West Ham failed with a late bid for Nampalys Mendy – who will fly into England on Monday to seal his £12m transfer to Leicester City. The Hammers saw an eleventh-hour bid to snatch the Nice star out of Leicester’s grasp hit the rocks and the 23-year-old will now join Leicester. Foxes boss Claudio Ranieri