Tag: Jorginho

Brighton’s Stephens to miss play-offs

Dale Stephens (third from right) has made 45 appearances for Brighton this season Brighton will be without Dale Stephens for their play-off campaign after the midfielder’s three-match ban was upheld by the Football Association. The 26-year-old was sent off for a foul on Gaston Ramirez during the 1-1 draw against Middlesbrough on Saturday. The FA

Disaster to miss top four – Pellegrini

Manchester City need to finish in the Premier League’s top four to play in next season’s Champions League following Wednesday’s defeat by Real Madrid Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says it is “a disaster” for big teams to miss out on the top four – unless they win every other trophy. City were beaten by

Anxiety ‘killing’ Newcastle – Benitez

Media playback is not supported on this device Newcastle only try when losing – Benitez Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez says anxiety is “killing” his players as they battle against relegation. The Magpies are six points from safety with six games remaining after losing 3-1 at Southampton on Saturday. “We have four more games at home

DR Congo’s Mbokani quits internationals

Mbokani has 16 goals in 31 appearances for DR Congo DR Congo and Norwich striker Dieumerci Mbokani has quit internationals after his country’s FA threatened to ban him for missing two Afcon qualifiers. Mbokani missed the games with Angola after being caught up in the Brussels airport attacks on his way to Kinshasa. The 30-year-old

Lambert seeks Rovers clarification

Blackburn Rovers boss Paul Lambert took over at Ewood Park in November 2015 Manager Paul Lambert hopes Blackburn Rovers’ owners will clarify plans after debts of more than £100m were revealed in accounts released to shareholders. Rovers will lose the services of director Alan Myers, who has decided to stand down from his post having