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Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

2 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

‘The effort will be there!’ – Guus Hiddink insists Chelsea will try to win every game

30 Apr

Guus Hiddink has insisted Chelsea’s sole motivation is not to prevent Tottenham winning the Premier League, confirming that his players will try to win every one of their remaining games. Spurs travel to Stamford Bridge on Monday, knowing that they can still win the top flight, as long as Leicester don’t beat Manchester United on […]

Magpies must ‘repay’ fans – Colback

28 Apr

Jack Colback has made 27 Premier League appearances for Newcastle this season Newcastle United’s Jack Colback says they must give something back to the fans for their continued support. The relegation-threatened Magpies came from 2-0 down to claim a crucial point against Liverpool at Anfield. “We’ve not given [the fans] a lot to shout about, […]

Adebayor in fitness fight

7 Apr

Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew has revealed Emmanuel Adebayor is a big doubt for Saturday’s crucial showdown with Norwich. The striker missed Saturday’s 2-2 draw with West Ham through injury and Pardew has revealed he is still struggling ahead of the Selhurst Park clash with the Canaries. Pardew is more hopeful of him being available […]

Roberto Martinez: This is why I’m worried about playing Arsenal

18 Mar

But Martinez has backed the Frenchman and believes he should not be criticised because of his managerial record. He said: “He understood the British game more than anyone, added a bit of flair and created this special dressing room that could adapt into the British game with a continental attitude. “Then he created the Invicibles. […]

Moussa Sissoko: Newcastle’s players were shocked by Rafa Benitez’s appointment

16 Mar

“I believe in my team mates, manager, everyone and we are a good team. We will stay in the Premier League” Moussa Sissoko “We were all happy and now we have nine games left which he will bring his experience to and we can be in the Premier League next season […]

Swans’ Ayew doubtful for Villa visit

14 Mar

Andre Ayew has made 29 appearances in all competitions for Swansea this season Swansea City forward Andre Ayew is a doubt for next Saturday’s Premier League visit of Aston Villa due to an ankle injury, says coach Alan Curtis. The 26-year-old Ghana international, who has scored eight goals this season, missed the 3-2 loss at […]

Bilic ‘fancies’ Man Utd Cup replay win

14 Mar

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Man Utd 1-1 West Ham West Ham boss Slaven Bilic “fancies” his side to beat Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter-final replay at Upton Park – the last cup tie there. The teams drew 1-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday with the winners of the […]

Diego Costa’s Gareth Barry ‘bite’: Everton player confirms he was not bitten by Chelsea striker

13 Mar

Everton midfielder Gareth Barry has confirmed he was not bitten by Diego Costa in an incident during his team’s FA Cup tie against Chelsea. Costa was dismissed for a second bookable offence six minutes from the end of his side’s 2-0 FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Goodison Park after an ugly clash with Barry, during which he […]

Chelsea's Costa sent off after confrontation

13 Mar

10:10 PM GMT print Chelsea striker Diego Costa was sent off in Saturday’s FA Cup defeat after placing his head and mouth on the neck of Everton’s Gareth Barry. After the game, Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink said he could not be sure certain if Costa bit Barry while the two came face-to-face with six […]