Tag: Joleon Lescott

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent.

Stoke’s Ireland breaks leg in training

Stephen Ireland has six caps for the Republic of Ireland Stoke City midfielder Stephen Ireland has broken his leg in training. The 29-year-old former Republic of Ireland international “is facing an extended spell on the sidelines”, said a Potters statement. The former Manchester City and Aston Villa player has made 16 appearances in all competitions

Leicester fiesta as fans toast title

Image copyright PA Image caption A Champagne moment for Leicester city fans A “fairytale come true” is how Leicester’s historic Premier League win against all the odds has been described by fans. At the start of the season, the Foxes were given a 5,000-1 chance of finishing on top. Leicester’s own Gary Lineker said he

Leeds United 1-2 Charlton Athletic

Iceland international Johann Berg Gudmundsson has scored six goals in all competitions for Charlton this season. Johann Berg Gudmundsson scored for the second successive game as already-relegated Charlton overcame Leeds. Gudmundsson struck the post from 25 yards before latching onto Morgan Fox’s cross to put his side ahead. Ademola Lookman fired past Marco Silvestri to