Tag Archives: Kostas Manolas

Chelsea FC news: Blues players at Euro 2016 assessed after the first round of fixtures

14 Jun

Chelsea aren’t one of the most represented Premier League sides at Euro 2016 with just six players involved with three different nations. Their experiences so far have varied quite wildly with some offering up good performances, while others may be a little more disappointed. With incoming Blues boss Antonio Conte at the tournament in France, […]

Derby’s Sammon agrees to Hearts switch

8 Jun

Conor Sammon spent the season on loan to Sheffield United Conor Sammon has agreed a three-year contract with Hearts as the striker prepares to leave Derby County. The 29-year-old Irishman is expected to formally sign for the Scottish Premiership club next week on his return from holiday. Sammon has negotiated an early release from his […]

Jamie Vardy poised to snub Arsenal contract offer for Leicester stay

8 Jun

It emerged last night that the Gunners were content to wait until after the tournament to resume negotiations with Vardy and let him make a decision. But it appears he is now leaning towards snubbing the Gunners in favour of helping Claudio Ranieri’s men defend their Premier League title next season and compete in the […]

Why Ronald Koeman’s Everton move has hit a snag

7 Jun

Saints are digging their heels in over a clause in the deal to stop their former boss raiding St Mary’s for players when he takes over at Goodison. Everton are hoping to unveil Koeman as Roberto Martinez’s replacement as soon as possible. The Merseyside club are ready to pay more than £4m in compensation, but […]

‘Pep Guardiola will transform Manchester City to a whole new level’, says Premier League club’s chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak

6 Jun

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has hailed new boss Pep Guardiola, saying the Spaniard is an “an incredible asset” who will “transform” the club. Guardiola begins a three-year contract as City boss this summer having decided back in February to leave Bayern Munich for the Etihad. The 45-year-old has amassed a vast haul of trophies over spells with […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

2 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

27 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

27 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

17 May

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. […]