Tag: Kevin Strootman

Reds strikers not going for a song

Jurgen Klopp has warned interested parties that they will not be selling Christian Benteke or Mario Balotelli on the cheap. Klopp has spent his first summer on Merseyside shaping the Liverpool squad in his mould but as of yet, attempts to offload outcast strikers Balotelli and Benteke, at the right price, have been futile. There

Juve land Gunners target

Arsenal have missed out on the signing of Gonzalo Higuain, while Inter Milan have insisted Gunners target Mauro Icardi is not for sale. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is desperate to sign a new striker this summer and was heavily linked with a move for Higuain, who looked certain to be leaving Napoli. However Wenger was

Transfer rumours and paper review – Saturday, July 23: Manchester City up John Stones offer, Everton eye Gylfi Sigurdsson and Alexis Sanchez wants Arsenal to sign Arda Turan

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Saturday’s newspapers… Manchester City are prepared to up their offer to secure the signing of Everton defender John Stones. Talks had collapsed with the Toffees after owner Farhad Moshiri told the Citizens he would not even consider a bid below the £50m mark. It appears Pep Guardiola is keen to get the 22-year-old to

Leicester captain Morgan signs new deal

Wes Morgan scored two goals in 38 Premier League appearances last season Leicester City captain Wes Morgan has signed a contract extension to keep him at the club until June 2019. The 32-year-old defender played every minute in the league last season as the Foxes won the Premier League title. Morgan joined Leicester from Nottingham

England’s Kane denies ‘burnout’ claims

Media playback is not supported on this device England need to be patient – Harry Kane Harry Kane insists he is not suffering from burnout as he prepares to lead England’s attack against Iceland in the last 16 of the European Championship. The Tottenham striker was the Premier League’s top scorer last season but has