Tag: Marco Verratti

Bury 2-0 Charlton Athletic

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

‘Miracle men’ in football hall of fame

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

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

Johnson ‘excited’ by transfer window

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

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