Tag: Lukasz Podolski

Southampton appoint Puel as manager

1:02 PM GMT Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email comment Southampton have appointed Claude Puel as Ronald Koeman’s successor on a three-year contract. Former Monaco, Lille, Lyon and Nice coach Puel, 54, has never worked outside of France and spent his entire playing career at Monaco where he was coached by Arsene Wenger. Notable achievements include winning

Saints keen on Barca bargain buy

Southampton, Updated: June 29, 2016 3:02 PM[.[views].], BY ClubCall Southampton are showing interest in Barcelona winger Cristian Tello – a player they scouted when he was on loan at Porto last season. Saints sent scouts to a number of Porto matches last term but Tello only played in a handful before departing to spend the

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

Following an incredible season and amid widespread speculation linking him with a move away from the club, England striker Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with surprise Premier League champions Leicester City. UEFA.com looks at the 29-year-old’s improbable rise to prominence and UEFA EURO 2016. Born: 11/01/1987Clubs: Stocksbridge Park Steels, FC Halifax Town, Fleetwood

Bristol City sign O’Neil from Norwich

Gary O’Neil has previously helped Portsmouth, QPR, West Ham and Norwich into the top flight Bristol City have signed midfielder Gary O’Neil on a free transfer from recently relegated Norwich City. The 33-year-old, who made 27 Premier League appearances for the Canaries in 2015-16, has signed a two-year deal. The former Middlesbrough and West Ham