Tag Archives: Marquinhos

Newcastle United 2-0 Brighton

27 Aug

Jonjo Shelvey’s second-half free-kick was his first goal for Newcastle Newcastle United made it three straight Championship wins to end Brighton’s unbeaten start to the season. Captain Jamaal Lascelles headed the Magpies in front from Matt Ritchie’s free-kick before Yoan Gouffran hit the bar with a 25-yard shot. Anthony Knockaert struck the woodwork for the […]

Huddersfield Town 1-0 Wolves

27 Aug

Van La Parra joined Huddersfield for an undisclosed fee, following a loan spell, in June Rajiv van La Parra scored the only goal for Huddersfield as they beat his former club Wolves to go four points clear at the top of the Championship. The Dutchman found the net early on, his first ever goal for […]

Ashley Williams focused on Everton but dreams of the Champions League

19 Aug

“I just felt I needed to change my scenery a little bit” Ashley Williams “That would be nice, that would be brilliant and to the World Cup. There are still things. But I want to have a positive first season with Everton. “When I heard about the interest from Everton it […]

Trollope ‘frustrated’ by lack of goals

16 Aug

Paul Trollope played for Fulham, Derby County and Bristol Rovers Cardiff City boss Paul Trollope says he was frustrated with the Bluebirds’ lack of creativity in their 2-0 defeat at home to Queens Park Rangers on Sunday. Cardiff managed only one shot on target and have failed to find the net in their first three […]

From Shearer to Kaka to Pogba: How the world transfer record keeps on getting smashed

9 Aug

Denilson – 1998: £21.5m (Sao Paulo to Real Betis) A precocious talent in Brazil, Denilson never made the desired impact after his record move and struggled to hold down a place at Betis before moving on. Christian Vieri – 1999: £32m (Lazio to Inter Milan) Eight clubs in as many seasons eventually led Vieri to […]

Liverpool’s hopes of selling Mario Balotelli and Christian Benteke suffer blow

8 Aug

Liverpool’s hopes of selling Mario Balotelli or Christian Benteke to Besiktas seem to be fading. The Turkish champions are on the lookout for a striker and had been linked with the Reds pair, who are peripheral to Jurgen Klopp’s plans this season. But chairman Fikret Orman distanced the club from the duo, suggesting Balotelli’s temperament […]

Brentford sign Leicester’s Elder

4 Aug

Callum Elder scored one goal in 21 appearances during a loan spell at Peterborough last season Championship side Brentford have signed Leicester City defender Callum Elder on a season-long loan deal. The 21-year-old left-back came through the Foxes’ youth set-up but is yet to make a senior appearance for the Premier League champions. The Australia […]

Rotherham sign Peterborough’s Taylor

4 Aug

Jon Taylor scored 13 goals in 51 games last season Rotherham have signed Peterborough winger Jon Taylor on a three-year deal for a club-record fee, reported to be around £500,000. Taylor scored 16 goals in 76 games for Posh after signing from Shrewsbury for an undisclosed fee in June 2014. The 24-year-old former Wigan trainee […]

Chelsea Transfer News: Midfielder talks move, Keeper’s admission, Nainggolan shock

26 Jun

Belgium boss Mark Wilmots has explained that Chelsea transfer target Radja Nainggolan is a smoker. He told Belgian outlet Sportza: “Yes, he smokes. That’s a habit, and in France and Italy many do it. “If he needs it, I’m not going to stop him. I am flexible about it. It is his own body and […]

Stoke keen on forward

20 May

Stoke are understood to be keen on Al Ahly forward Ramadan Sobhy, although his agent insists no offer has yet been made. Sobhy has attracted interest from Europe following some eye-catching displays for Al Ahly since making his debut in 2014. The 18-year-old is understood to be on the radar of Arsenal and Roma, although […]