Tag Archives: Jorginho

Brighton’s Stephens to miss play-offs

10 May

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

7 May

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

10 Apr

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 […]

Manuel Pellegrini: This crocked Man City star will definitely start against West Brom

9 Apr

“I am happy for him because he worked very well in the last month” Manuel Pellegrini Pellegrini said: “It was a very unlucky injury because it was in a training session without any problem. “He shot a ball and he felt that something happened in his muscle, and it was a […]

Manchester City team news: Confirmed XI v Paris Saint-Germain – Joe Hart and Kevin De Bruyne start

6 Apr

Manchester City take on PSG in the Champions League at 19:45, a game you can listen to live on talkSPORT. Manuel Pellegrini’s men are looking to take the upper hand in their quarter-final tie, netting an away goal and hopefully stealing a result at the Parc des Princes. They head into the game on the back […]

DR Congo’s Mbokani quits internationals

6 Apr

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 […]

Paul Heckingbottom ‘buzzing’ after Barnsley win Johnstone’s Paint Trophy

5 Apr

Barnsley interim manager Paul Heckingbottom was ‘buzzing’ after the Tykes won the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final to secure the club’s first major title since 1912. Heckingbottom came into his post-match press conference at Wembley with a half-finished beer in his hand, as […]

Slavisa Jokanovic: Fulham eyeing ‘seven cup finals’ in relegation battle

3 Apr

Slavisa Jokanovic refused to get carried away after Fulham beat fellow relegation strugglers Milton Keynes 2-1 at Craven Cottage. The home side won their first game since February with strikes from Ross McCormack and Moussa Dembele. However, the Fulham manager believes that his side are still well within danger of dropping to League One. “It’s […]

Lambert seeks Rovers clarification

31 Mar

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 […]

WATCH: Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud scores for France v the Netherlands

26 Mar

France secured a 3-2 victory over the Netherlands on Tuesday evening, as they continue preparations for the European Championship this summer. Their opponents failed to qualify for the tournament, but the Dutch still put up a fight on the day on which they were remembering legend Johan Cruyff. Antoine Griezmann gave Les Bleus the lead after […]