Tag Archives: Joe Hart

Baggies start Palermo star talks

21 Jun

Palermo vice-president Guglielmo Micciche has confirmed West Brom are in discussions over a deal to sign playmaker Franco Vazquez. The 27-year-old Argentine-born Italian has been the subject of interest from several Premier League clubs, with both Tottenham and West Ham also linked with a swoop to sign him. The Baggies were mooted as a potential […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Tuesday, June 21: Leicester to pay £30m for Deeney, Chelsea target £57m Italy duo and Liverpool to land Townsend?

21 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers and online… Watford will discuss the future of Troy Deeney in a board meeting on Tuesday, with Leicester ready to pay a staggering £30million for the Hornets captain. (Daily Telegraph) Antonio Conte is plotting an amazing £57million double swoop for Italy stars Antonio Candreva and Leonardo Bonucci. The incoming Chelsea boss wants the Euro […]

Bristol City sign O’Neil from Norwich

21 Jun

Gary O’Neil has previously helped Portsmouth, QPR, West Ham and Norwich into the top flight Bristol City have signed midfielder Gary O’Neil on a free transfer from recently relegated Norwich City. The 33-year-old, who made 27 Premier League appearances for the Canaries in 2015-16, has signed a two-year deal. The former Middlesbrough and West Ham […]

Revealed: The text messages Jose Mourinho has sent to every Manchester United star

17 Jun

Belgium midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been tipped as one of the players under threat but has been encouraged by contact from the new United boss. He said: “Mourinho contacted me by text to say welcome to United and to wish me a good Euro. As far as my future is concerned, I’m under contract with […]

Arsenal and Manchester United to battle it out for Wolfsburg’s £19m defender Ricardo Rodriguez

2 Jun

Arsenal and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signature of Ricardo Rodriguez, according to reports in Germany. The defender has been a regular for Wolfsburg since joining the club in 2012, racking up over 150 appearances. The 23-year-old has also excelled for Switzerland in major tournaments and clubs are now taking […]

Arsenal enter negotiations to sign Bayern Munich star

22 May

“I have three years contract left in Munich. If Bayern want me to leave – no problem. If they want me to stay – I will stay.” Benatia, 29, has been plagued by injuries since £20m arrival from Roma – making just 29 Bundesliga appearances. Though he’s been sidelined on numerous occasions, Benatia has still […]

Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford named in provisional England squad for Euro 2016

16 May

Hodgson has urged his squad to invoke the spirit of Leicester and win the tournament. He said: “I’d like to think with this squad and youth and lack of caps it does have a long future. “Whenever you go into a tournament you have to go into it hoping to win it. “If you ask […]

Carvalhal proud of Owls’ play-off spot

5 May

Carvalhal’s side had drawn three Championship games in a row before beating Cardiff Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal is proud that his team have secured a play-off spot, despite being “outsiders” for promotion. The Owls comfortably beat Cardiff 3-0 on Saturday to guarantee a top-six finish in the Championship. “I said from the beginning that […]

Surrounded special forces hero blows up ISIS jihadis after calling in airstrike on HIMSELF

25 Mar

Details of the hero trooper’s selfless antics emerged today in a glowing tribute from his senior commander.  It emerged that the man was a Russian special forces commander carrying out vital reconnaissance missions in and around the Syrian city of Palmyra, which ISIS is struggling to defend.  The commando was identifying key terrorist installations in […]

Saints chief hails player recognition

25 Mar

Ronald Koeman claims a host of international call-ups is good for Southampton because national coaches ‘believe’ in the players. The Saints chief could be forgiven for being frustrated at losing 17 players to their respective national teams over this two-week period. as countries embark on their qualification bid for either the 2018 World Cup or […]