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Pickford to step in again

26 Aug

Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford is set to start at Southampton with Vito Mannone injured while Javier Manquillo could make his debut. Italian Mannone could yet face surgery to repair damaged elbow ligaments, handing England Under-21 international Pickford his chance in goal against Saints. Boss David Moyes has confidence Pickford can fill in in the weeks […]

Premier League clubs’ cheapest tickets: How much of a bargain is it to watch your team?

4 Aug

The upcoming campaign is kicking off on August 13 and promises to be to be as exciting as ever. Fascinating players such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Ilkay Gundogan and Henrikh Mkhitaryan have joined the Prem. Many fans will look for the best prices to watch them all in action. But which club has the cheapest Premier […]

‘Wayne Rooney will retire a Manchester United player…if the club still want him’, captain’s agent Paul Stretford tells talkSPORT

3 Aug

Wayne Rooney’s agent, Paul Stretford, has EXCLUSIVELY told talkSPORT that the Red Devils captain is happy to end his career at Old Trafford, if the club still want him. The England striker penned a new four-year extension deal with United in 2014, worth £300,000-a-week, tying him to Old Trafford until 2019. But that has not […]

Chelsea 1-0 Liverpool: Cesc Fabregas sees red but Blues win in Los Angeles

28 Jul

Chelsea had Cesc Fabregas sent off as they beat Liverpool 1-0 in their International Champions Cup clash in Los Angeles. The midfielder was dismissed with 20 minutes remaining at the Rose Bowl Stadium for a late challenge on the Reds’ new signing Ragnar Klavan. Gary Cahill got the only goal of the game in the […]

Reports claim Everton activate release clause for Aston Villa’s Idrissa Gueye: ‘He’d easily be one of the best defensive midfielders in the Premier League!’

27 Jul

Everton have activated the release clause in Idrissa Gueye’s Aston Villa contract, reports claimed on Tuesday evening. Stories emerged suggesting the Merseysiders – who beat MK Dons in a pre-season friendly – could be about to sign the midfielder. The Senegal international, 26, only joined the Villans last summer from Lille and he went on to make 38 […]

West Ham’s Cresswell out for four months

26 Jul

Creswell (right) missed just one league match for the Hammers last season West Ham defender Aaron Cresswell has been ruled out for up to four months with a knee ligament injury. The 26-year-old left-back was hurt in Saturday’s pre-season win over German club Karlsruher. The Hammers said Cresswell would see a specialist “early next week” […]

Norwich’s Martin may miss season start

22 Jul

Russell Martin has made 236 league appearances for Norwich and captained the side in the Premier League last season Norwich City defender Russell Martin could miss the start of the season because of a back spasm. The 30-year-old Scotland international has returned from Norwich’s pre-season tour of Austria to see a back specialist and potentially […]

Norwich ‘in no rush’ to sell Brady

16 Jul

Robbie Brady has been relegated from the Premier League with Norwich and Hull in the last two seasons Norwich City boss Alex Neil says the Championship side are “in no rush” to sell winger Robbie Brady. The Republic of Ireland international, 24, made 36 appearances for the Canaries last season after joining from Hull for […]

Wednesday’s Semedo signs new contract

12 Jul

Jose Semedo scored his only league goal for Sheffield Wednesday against Wycombe in October 2011 Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Jose Semedo has signed a new one-year contract to stay with the Championship club until the end of 2016-17. Semedo joined Wednesday from Charlton in July 2011, having rejected a new contract at the Valley. The 31-year-old […]

Liverpool accept Norwich’s Canos bid

5 Jul

Sergi Canos made more than half his league appearances from the bench for Brentford Norwich City have had a £2.5m bid accepted by Liverpool for winger Sergi Canos, reports BBC Radio Norfolk. The 19-year-old former Barcelona youth player spent last season on loan in the Championship with Brentford, where he scored seven goals in 39 […]