Tag Archives: Mario Balotelli

DONE DEAL! Aston Villa announce signing of Ritchie De Laet from Leicester

23 Aug

Aston Villa have signed Leicester defender Ritchie De Laet, the Championship club have announced. The 27-year-old Belgian has penned a three-year deal at Villa Park and joins the club for an undisclosed fee. De Laet tasted double success last season, having helped Leicester win the Premier League title while also being part of the Middlesbrough […]

Sadio Mane: This is how I’m settling in at Liverpool

17 Aug

“I’m impressed by them because we have a great team with big quality. “Now we have to do it as a team and I think [if we do that] everything is going to go well for us and we’ll be successful. “We have great quality in the team and this is good for us. It’s […]

Tottenham Hotspur news: Mauricio Pochettino backs Victor Wanyama to replace suspended Mousa Dembele for Spurs

12 Aug

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admits starting the season without Mousa Dembele is a blow but believes new signing Victor Wanyama is ready to fill the void. Dembele will miss the first four games of the Premier League campaign as he serves the remainder of a six-match ban following his altercation with Chelsea striker Diego Costa […]

Doncaster Rovers 1-2 Nottingham Forest

10 Aug

Jamie Ward featured for Northern Ireland at Euro 2016 Jamie Ward scored an injury-time goal against League Two side Doncaster Rovers to send Nottingham Forest into the second round of the EFL Cup. David Vaughan pounced on a poor clearance from a free-kick, firing the Championship side ahead from 25 yards. John Marquis tested Reds […]

‘Jose Mourinho should be sent to prison for bullying Bastian Schweinsteiger’

4 Aug

Stefanovic has called on Mourinho to call Schweinsteiger back into the first team fold and added: “He should reinstate him back into training with the first team. “Of course this doesn’t mean that he has a right to play, but he has to undergo the same treatment as most of the other players. “I would […]

Championship Transfer Special: All the latest deals and gossip ahead of Friday’s kick-off

3 Aug

QPR: The Hoops are keen on Liverpool’s Luis Alberto, the Liverpool Echo claim Reading: Japp Stam admits he can’t guarantee Danny Williams, Chris Gunter and Oliver Norwood will stay at the club this summer. “Hopefully they are going to be staying,” he said. “But you never know what happens in football. It’s difficult.” Rotherham: Former […]

David Moyes welcomes familiar face to Sunderland training: He could be his first signing

3 Aug

The 34-year-old is without a club after leaving Everton in June. He made just six appearances in all competitions last season, failing to hit the back of the net. Moyes initially signed Pienaar on loan from Borussia Dortmund in 2007, before making the move permanent towards the end of the season.

Lee Cattermole: Don’t panic about the lack of Sunderland signings

30 Jul

“There is no panic for the start of the season” Lee Cattermole “There is no panic for the start of the season,” said Cattermole. “I’m sure the club is working on it. “It’s obvious we need players, the season is too long and demanding to go into the season with the […]

Napoli to replace Gonzalo Higuain with Everton and Leicester City target Arkadiusz Milik

28 Jul

Napoli are ready to replace Gonzalo Higuain with Everton and Leicester target Arkadiusz Milik. Both Premier League clubs have expressed an interest in landing the Poland star, who scored 21 goals in 31 league outings for Ajax last term. He went on to score the winning goal for his country as they beat Northern Ireland […]

Bristol City sign Oxford’s O’Dowda

25 Jul

Callum O’Dowda (right) is Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson’s fifth summer signing Bristol City have signed Oxford United winger Callum O’Dowda for a fee of at least £1m. The 21-year-old, who scored 10 goals in 50 appearances for the U’s last season, has signed a three-year contract with the Championship side. O’Dowda made his […]