Tag: Kyriakos Papadopoulos

Crystal Palace 2-0 Blackpool

Scott Dann’s opener was Crystal Palace’s first goal this season Crystal Palace’s £27m record signing Christian Benteke made his debut as the Eagles beat Blackpool in the EFL Cup second round. Centre-back Scott Dann drilled in the opener after Andros Townsend’s cross fell to him in the box. Connor Wickham, who replaced Benteke at half-time,

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

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

LVG delighted with Reds spirit

Louis van Gaal hailed Manchester United’s ‘unbelievable’ spirit after they beat Everton 2-1 to reach the FA Cup final. Anthony Martial struck a dramatic stoppage-time winner at Wembley after Marouane Fellaini’s 34th-minute opener was cancelled out by a Chris Smalling own-goal 15 minutes from time. United had dominated the first half, with Everton then mounting

Ronaldo rumours resurface

Manchester United are again reported to be lining up a sensational move to bring Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford in the summer. The Portuguese ace has been a revelation at the Bernabeu since joining Real from United, smashing all records put before him, however it looks as though his time in the Spanish capital