Tag Archives: M’Baye Niang

Boro agree deal for striker Negredo

20 Jul

Negredo scored 23 goals in 48 games in his only season at Manchester City Middlesbrough have agreed a deal to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on a season-long loan from Valencia. The 30-year-old Spaniard won the Premier League during a spell at Manchester City, scoring 23 goals in 48 appearances in the 2013-14 season. He has […]

Rotherham confident of keeping Warnock

25 Apr

Rotherham have lost only two of their 14 games since Neil Warnock replaced Neil Redfearn as boss Rotherham chairman Tony Stewart says there is a “strong chance” manager Neil Warnock will remain with the Championship club next season. The 67-year-old former Rotherham player took charge until the end of the season in February with the […]

Liverpool v Everton

19 Apr

TEAM NEWS Liverpool could be without Divock Origi and Kolo Toure, who suffered respective back and hamstring injuries against Bournemouth on Sunday. Emre Can and Jordan Henderson are not expected to play again this season. Key Everton pair Romelu Lukaku and Ross Barkley are likely to be recalled after being named as substitutes on Saturday […]

Biggest ‘single’ stands in British football stadiums in 2016: top 14 by capacity revealed

5 Apr

PLEASE NOTE: It’s not been possible to include stands from certain stadiums where a continuous bowl means there is no distinction made between stand capacities (see explanation below). Liverpool’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham was played out in the shadow of the new Main Stand, which is being constructed above the current version. On Sunday, meanwhile, Manchester […]

Ander Herrera: Why Man United can beat Man City to Champions League place

5 Apr

“Man United have the possibility to sign top players so it was not going to be easy for me, but I think when I play I try to do my best, I help the team. “This season I have had two or three muscle problems, so they didn’t let me play consistently. “But we have […]

Van Gaal delighted by Reds’ top-four tenacity

5 Apr

Louis van Gaal was pleased to keep up the pressure in the top-four race after Manchester United claimed a slender victory over Everton. Anthony Martial scored the only goal – from one of just two United shots on target – as Van Gaal’s side edged the Toffees 1-0 in a tame Premier League contest at […]

Premier League key players: who has been your team’s most influential star this season? Find out here

2 Apr

Every club has that one standout performer. Recently, talkSPORT took a look at each Premier League side’s unsung hero – now, with a little assistance from EA Sports’ Player Performance Index, we’ve revealed every teams’ key player in the English top flight. Dimitri Payet has been hitting the headlines for his performances for West Ham, […]

West Brom’s Chris Brunt reveals full extent of his Euro 2016 injury hell

23 Mar

Instead, he flew to the same French city on March 3 for reconstructive knee surgery. However, Brunt, who has started his six-month rehabilitation, could still travel as an unofficial squad member. “It would be nice to be around the lads close to the game, but their focus is going to be on trying to win […]

Nimes ace linked

23 Mar

Newcastle are among the clubs said to be showing an interest in Nimes striker Anthony Koura ahead of a potential summer bid. The 22-year-old has caught the eye while playing for the French Ligue 2 side this season and looks set to be offered the chance of a move to the Premier League. Koura can […]

Man Utd 1 West Ham 1: Martial rescues Red Devils after stunning Payet free-kick

14 Mar

West Ham boss Bilic added: “In our dressing room after the game it was kind of silent. “We are little but disappointed because we were there the last few minutes and the time when you conceded makes you a little bit down. That is good. It shows you have confidence and are moving in the […]