Tag Archives: Mateo Kovacic

EFL Cup: Liverpool midfielder Emre Can’s injury is ‘not that serious’, according to Jurgen Klopp

24 Aug

An injury to Emre Can threatened to sour Liverpool’s evening following a comprehensive EFL Cup win at Burton but Reds boss Jurgen Klopp allayed fears over the midfielder. Can came off midway through the second half of Tuesday night’s 5-0 victory after going to ground somewhat innocuously in some discomfort. The Germany international eventually regained […]

Pic Special: Liverpool’s awful third kit ranks among the worst football shirts ever seen

21 Aug

Many throughout the country spend their Saturday afternoons nursing painful hangovers and watching the footy. So when they’re confronted with a revolting florescent green kit it doesn’t tend to go down too well. The vomit-inducing Reds strip is truly one of the worst ever seen in Premier League history – and supporters were rightly disgusted. […]

Man Utd’s Wilson joins Derby on loan

21 Aug

James Wilson spent last season on loan in the Championship at Brighton James Wilson has joined Championship side Derby on loan from Manchester United for the rest of the season. The 20-year-old striker spent last season with Brighton, helping the Seagulls to the Championship play-offs with five goals in 28 outings. Wilson’s last Premier League […]

Kodjia only available ‘for £10m-plus’

8 Aug

Jonathan Kodjia scored 19 league goals for Bristol City in 2015-16 Bristol City will not sell Ivory Coast forward Jonathan Kodjia for less than £10m, says owner Steve Lansdown. The 26-year-old was the Championship club’s top scorer last season, with 20 goals in 48 games in all competitions. Lansdown also said the Robins would not […]

Burnley captain Heaton agrees new deal

20 Jul

Tom Heaton started his professional career with Manchester United Burnley goalkeeper and captain Tom Heaton has signed a new four-year contract with the newly promoted Premier League club. The 30-year-old arrived at Turf Moor in 2012 after being released by Cardiff City. Heaton made his England debut against Australia in May and was part of […]

Chelsea FC transfer news: Antonio Conte eyeing £25m deal for Benfica defender Victor Lindelof

20 Jul

Chelsea are ready to activate the £25m release-clause of Benfica defender Victor Lindelof. New Blues boss Antonio Conte is on the hunt for a centre-back this summer but he has so far failed to land any of his targets. Chelsea have been priced out of a move for Juventus stalwart Leonardo Bonucci, while Napoli defender […]

Cardiff eye Birmingham’s Cotterill

10 Jul

Gareth Bale and David Cotterill are in the Wales squad at Euro 2016 Cardiff City are among the clubs interested in signing Wales winger David Cotterill from Birmingham. Cardiff-born Cotterill, 28, has a £1.1m release clause in his current contract. Fellow Championship sides Sheffield Wednesday and Reading are also understood to be keen on the […]

Euro 2016 final: The new, team-orientated Cristiano Ronaldo has made Portugal's success a personal mission

10 Jul

It was 10 years ago on Saturday that Zinedine Zidane headbutted Marco Materazzi in Berlin, ending his career and his reign as Europe’s best footballer. Thierry Henry had been substituted minutes before and, having passed his peak at Arsenal, could no longer claim that title either. Within a few months a 21-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo had […]

BREAKING: Dallas police sweep car park as anonymous threat sent to police HQ

10 Jul

Micah Xavier Johnson, a former private first class in the US Army Reserve was named as the sniper who carried out the horror attacks. Officials said Johnson had embraced militant black nationalism and expressed anger over shootings by police as well as a desire to “kill white people, especially white officers”. More to follow…

England squad announcement: Jack Wilshere passes test but Arsenal team-mate Theo Walcott to miss Euro 2016

16 May


Jack Wilshere confirmed his fitness for Euro 2016 in front of Roy Hodgson with a 69-minute appearance for Arsenal against Aston Villa on Sunday – 24 hours before the England manager announces his squad for the European Championships. Wilshere, who had previously made just two substitute appearances for Arsene Wenger’s team this season following a […]