Tag Archives: Leicester

Championship round-up: Newcastle lose again but Aston Villa claim first win of the season

13 Aug

Newcastle 1-2 Huddersfield A late Jack Payne winner for Huddersfield means Rafa Benitez must wait for his first Championship win as Newcastle boss. Nahki Wells scored on the brink of half time to hand the visitors the lead, but they were pegged back in the second half when Dwight Gayle converted the follow up to […]

What’s the point of testimonials?

1 Aug

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Wayne Rooney’s testimonial will be held at Old Trafford on Wednesday Wayne Rooney is marking 12 years at Manchester United with a testimonial match against his former club Everton. But, considering the traditional aim of testimonials has been to raise much-needed money for players as they leave the game, […]

Pearson running ‘strict’ regime at Derby

31 Jul

New Derby County manager led Leicester City to Premier League survival in 2015 Derby County striker Nick Blackman says new manager Nigel Pearson is running a strict regime at the club. The former Leicester City boss was appointed in May on a three-year deal, replacing Darren Wassall. And the 26-year-old believes the Rams’ players are […]

£3m striker fee set

23 Jun

Hull have been told they will have to pay £3million if they are to have any chance of signing Oxford United forward Kemar Roofe. The 23-year-old was a revelation for the U’s last season when bagging 18 goals in League One and his form has caught the eye of Tigers boss Steve Bruce. There will […]

No Rooney, Deeney in: How England’s Euro 2016 squad would look if it was picked on stats

13 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE WHO WOULD BE IN ROY HODGSON’S ENGLAND SQUAD IF IT WAS BASED ON STATS Meanwhile, Troy Deeney, Simon Francis and Mark Noble should all be on the plane according to their average match ratings on WhoScored. Roy Hodgson announces his squad for the competition on Monday.

It’s not my call who Swans sign – boss

13 May

Francesco Guidolin had been linked with a switch to Watford before signing his new deal at the Liberty Stadium Swansea City manager Francesco Guidolin has admitted he will not have the final say on transfers this summer. However, Guidolin, appointed permanent head coach at the Liberty Stadium on a two-year contract, has praised his relationship […]

Swansea’s stars expecting stick from Leicester’s loan ace Nathan Dyer

4 May

“He has been in touch with the boys a few times during the season and I am sure he has spoken more to some of the lads. “I am sure he will be quick to let us know when we see him next, he will not be shy in letting us know but everyone is […]

Pic Special: Arsenal youngsters draw with Man City at Emirates in FA Youth Cup

5 Apr

Chris Willock and Donyell Malen scored for the hosts but Brahim Diaz and Rodny Kongolo’s strikes for City meant it was the visitors that went through to the final. Click through the gallery above to see the best pictures.

Bolton’s Wilkinson in Pompey loan move

24 Mar

Conor Wilkinson has made only two league starts for Bolton Portsmouth have signed striker Conor Wilkinson on loan from Bolton Wanderers until the end of the season. Wilkinson, 21, who has recently been on loan at Newport, would be eligible to play in the League Two play-offs should Portsmouth be involved. He is not available […]

Harriers sign keeper O’Leary on loan

18 Mar

Max O’Leary played both games of Bristol City’s FA Cup third-round tie against Premier League side West Brom, with the Robins eventually losing the replay 1-0 National League strugglers Kidderminster Harriers have signed Bristol City goalkeeper Max O’Leary on loan until the end of the season. O’Leary, 19, made his senior Robins debut against Premier […]