Tag Archives: James McCarthy

Calleri tipped to make big impact

17 Aug

Co-chairman David Sullivan expects new signing and “top player” Jonathan Calleri to be a big hit for West Ham this season. The 22-year-old has joined the Hammers on a season-long loan deal from Uruguayan outfit Deportivo Maldonado and could make a quick debut in Thursday’s Europa League clash against Astra Giurgiu. Calleri is a fresh […]

DONE DEAL! Swansea City sign goalkeeper Mark Birighitti from A-League side Newcastle Jets

18 Jul

Swansea have signed Australia international Mark Birighitti on a two-year deal. The 25-year-old, who has one international cap for the Socceroos, has joined on a free transfer from A-League Newcastle Jets. He will provide competition for Lukasz Fabianski, Kristoffer Nordfeldt and Gerhard Tremmel in the race to be Francesco Guidolin’s number one. Birighitti began his […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

17 Jun

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

Alberto Paloschi’s Swansea career over after just five month as striker seals Serie A return

17 Jun

Alberto Paloschi is leaving Swansea after just five months to join Atalanta. The Italian striker moved to the Swans in an £8m deal from Chievo in January on a three-year contract, Paloschi went on to score two goals in 10 appearances for the Welsh outfit. But the 26-year-old is now heading back to Serie A […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Tuesday, May 31: Atletico Madrid prepare ‘huge’ Costa bid, Barcelona target Man United star and MORE

31 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers… Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is preparing a huge bid to bring striker Diego Costa back from Chelsea. (Daily Star) In-demand and out-of-contract striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could choose to join his former club Malmo ahead of Manchester United this summer. (The Sun) Barcelona are considering a swoop for […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

23 May

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

England’s squad of rejects: The 23 Premier League aces Roy Hodgson has snubbed

17 May

While youngster Marcus Rashford and the likes of Fabian Delph and Andros Townsend received surprise call-ups, some others weren’t so lucky. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE THE 23-MAN SQUAD OF SNUBBED ENGLAND PLAYERS.

Steve McManaman: This is why Liverpool will beat Manchester United

8 Mar

But the former Reds winger believes his old club will have to improve massively if they want to win the Europa League. United go into Thursday’s last 16, first-leg clash at Anfield three points above seventh-placed Liverpool in the Premier League. But McManaman, 44, said: “I think Liverpool will be favourites. They’ll be happy they […]