Tag Archives: Jesus Navas

Rowett critical of ‘inept officiating’

10 Mar

Gary Rowett’s Birmingham are winless in their last four away matches Manager Gary Rowett says Birmingham were the victims of “inept officiating” in Tuesday’s 2-0 defeat at Blackburn. Blues were denied a penalty when Clayton Donaldson appeared to be fouled by Ben Marshall just before Danny Graham doubled Blackburn’s lead. “You look back to the […]

Pep wants to hijack Chelsea's Bazoer deal

26 Feb

The winter window might have shut, but the rumour mill rolls on. As always, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes to the latest rumours and gossip. See the latest deals here. TOP STORY: Guardiola wants Man City to hijack Chelsea Bazoer bid The Mirror reported that Pep Guardiola wants Manchester […]

Poems about football which are sure to enthral (possibly!)

22 Feb

“Come here, you.” West Ham manager Slaven Bilic went all emotional on us at the weekend. “I have to get poetry lessons to describe his importance to us,” he said of Hammers midfielder Dimitri Payet, who orchestrated their 5-1 victory over Blackburn in the FA Cup fifth round. So we asked you to get involved […]

Arsenal team news: Injury update ahead of Barcelona Champions League game

22 Feb

Arsene Wenger said he has no injury worries ahead of Arsenal’s Champions League last 16 match against Barcelona. The manager revealed Mesut Ozil was rested against Hull in the weekend’s FA Cup fifth round due to illness, with Aaron Ramsey also given a break. “I believe the positive of the day is that [Danny] Welbeck […]

Crystal Palace’s Jason Puncheon joins fans in away end for FA Cup victory at Tottenham

22 Feb

Crystal Palace midfielder Jason Puncheon got a fan’s-eye view of the FA Cup win at Tottenham on Sunday after watching on from the away end at White Hart Lane. Puncheon was ruled out of the game due to a hamstring injury and has not played since the February 2 league defeat to Bournemouth. But the […]

Martins swaps MLS for China

22 Feb

Obafemi Martins scored 43 goals in 84 appearances for Seattle Sounders since joining in March 2013. Former Newcastle striker Obafemi Martins has become the latest high-profile signing to join the Chinese Super League. Martins, 31, has left Major League Soccer side the Seattle Sounders to join Shanghai Greenland Shenhua. “For me it’s now time for […]