Tag Archives: Marco Verratti

Adam Lallana: This new Liverpool signing is perfect for us

8 Aug

Mane, a summer £34m signing from Southampton, was on fire against the Spanish giants at Wembley on Saturday, making one and scoring his first for the club in a 4-0 friendly romp. And Lallana claims Mane’s unpredictability could make him Liverpool’s most lethal weapon. He said: “I knew straight away what he was about. I […]

Bury 2-0 Charlton Athletic

6 Aug

Charlton’s return to League One got off to a poor start as they suffered a 2-0 defeat at Bury. Neil Danns broke the deadlock with a 71st-minute penalty before substitute Kelvin Etuhu struck on 87 minutes to seal Bury’s first opening-day win in eight years. Charlton are second favourites for the title after being relegated […]

Championship news: Bristol City poised to sign Gary O’Neil from Norwich City

19 Jun

Bristol City are on the verge of signing former West Ham midfielder Gary O’Neil on a free transfer. The 33-year-old made 31 appearances for Norwich last term before the expiry of his contract. It appeared that the Canaries wanted to retain him as they bid to bounce back to the Premier League at the first […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

18 Jun

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

‘Miracle men’ in football hall of fame

13 Jun

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nottingham Forest’s European Cup-winning sides will be given two new team awards at a one-off ceremony later this year The team behind Nottingham Forest’s European Cup victories are to be inducted into the hall of fame at the National Football Museum. Forest, who won the European Cup in 1979 […]

Fulham release Kacaniklic and O’Hara

13 Jun

Jamie O’Hara has had spells at Tottenham, Wolves and Blackpool Jamie O’Hara is among four senior players released by Championship club Fulham following the end of the season. The 29-year-old midfielder scored one goal in 39 appearances after joining the Whites from Blackpool last summer. Defenders Dan Burn and Shaun Hutchinson and midfielder Alexander Kacaniklic […]

‘Some Rovers fans would doubt Mourinho’

8 Jun

Owen Coyle has been in charge at Falkirk, St Johnstone, Burnley, Bolton, Wigan and Houston Dynamo Owen Coyle has asked for Blackburn fans to get behind the team after his appointment as Rovers manager. The 53-year-old Scot replaced Paul Lambert at Ewood Park on a two-year deal after he left his role with Major League […]

Johnson ‘excited’ by transfer window

25 Apr

Lee Johnson was appointed as Bristol City’s head coach on 6 February Bristol City boss Lee Johnson says he is excited about this summer’s transfer window now his side have guaranteed their survival in the Championship. Johnson’s team’s second-tier status was ensured when they drew 2-2 at Blackburn and Milton Keynes Dons were relegated. Chief […]

Martial linked with Juve

27 Mar

Manchester United could face a battle to keep hold of Anthony Martial in the summer as reports claim Juventus are lining up a bid. Martial has been a shining light for the Reds this season when firing home 12 goals in all competitions, and his form has not gone unnoticed in Turin. Juve are facing […]

Key Newcastle man: What I really think about Rafael Benitez’s appointment

13 Mar

“We are really looking forward to trying to save the season and obviously Rafa can be the man” Ayoze Perez “We know he is a top manager – he has been with big teams and it is something good for us, so we are looking forward to working with him. “It […]