Finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem said: “I hope the Dutch can get over their chagrin and say: ‘Yes, we are annoyed with Europe, we are annoyed with this Dutch government, but we will still support Ukraine.” He also angered the Dutch public by saying that, even if they reject the deal, “the government position is that
PATO ACTUALLY DOES EXIST Brazilian Alexandre Pato didn’t waste the opportunity of showing Chelsea fans he’s not some figment of the imagination. Sixty-three days after signing on-loan from Corinthians, Pato eventually got his first kick in the famous blue shirt after coming on as a first-half sub. And he responded in quickfire fashion with a
Lex Immers celebrates his goal with Matthew Connolly Manager Russell Slade says Cardiff City believe they have chance to challenge for promotion to the Premier League and “don’t want to waste it”. They are one place outside the play-offs after a 2-0 Severnside derby win at Bristol City. Lex Immers and Stuart O’Keefe struck for
Tottenham Hotspur were held to a 2-2 draw at White Hart Lane against fierce rivals Arsenal in an exhilarating north London derby on Saturday afternoon. It was the second game in succession that Spurs had dropped valuable points – in which victory in either would have sent them top – therefore allowing Leicester City to extend their lead over their title rivals.
Sunderland are considering a summer swoop for Real Betis goalkeeper Antonio Adan. The 28-year-old has impressed in La Liga this season and was linked with a move to Liverpool during the January transfer window. Betis want to keep hold of the Spaniard but he can leave in the summer if someone meets his £6m release clause.
Philippe Coutinho insists Liverpool are moving in the right direction thanks to Jurgen Klopp’s ‘heavy metal football’, but also admits he has a soft spot for former boss Brendan Rodgers. The Brazil international hit a purple patch in late October/November with four goals in three matches, including one in the 4-1 thrashing of Sunday’s Capital