Tag Archives: Michy Batshuayi

Unsettled Saint in La Liga switch talks

4 May

Real Sociedad have confirmed that talks have been held with Juanmi over the Southampton striker heading back to Spain this summer. The Spaniard is being targeted by several Primera Division sides after a disappointing season at St Mary’s following his £5million move from Malaga almost a year ago. The striker has failed to score in […]

The agony of a north-east football journalist: Why couldn’t the Leicester story be mine?

3 May

We are the agony to Leicester’s ectasy. Newcastle or Sunderland, or possibly both, will not be in the Premier League next season. Even Middlesbrough, who have given me my one trophy success in over two decades of reporting the (mis)fortunes of the region’s clubs, could miss out on automatic promotion. They need to avoid defeat […]

MK Dons ‘should have used Alli money’

27 Apr

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘Getting relegated takes its toll’ MK Dons made a mistake not investing in the squad with money from Dele Alli’s sale, says boss Karl Robinson, after being relegated from the Championship. Alli joined Tottenham in February 2015, but was loaned back to the Dons to help them […]

Chelsea FC news: Eight players who could be sold by Antonio Conte

5 Apr

Now it has been confirmed Antonio Conte will become the next manager of Chelsea, their transfer plans will soon be coming together. Conte will take charge once he finishes his work with Italy at Euro 2016 in France but it is believed he is already plotting moves for players he believes will strengthen their squad. […]

O’Neil praises gutsy display

5 Apr

Gary O’Neil has hailed the character and spirit in the Norwich side as they battled to a 3-2 win over Newcastle at the weekend. The Canaries twice took the lead against the Magpies, but on both occasions were pegged back, before Martin Olsson grabbed the winning goal deep into stoppage time. O’Neil admits it took […]

Bolton’s Wilkinson in Pompey loan move

1 Apr

Conor Wilkinson has made only two league starts for Bolton Portsmouth have signed striker Conor Wilkinson on loan from Bolton Wanderers until the end of the season. Wilkinson, 21, who has recently been on loan at Newport, would be eligible to play in the League Two play-offs should Portsmouth be involved. He is not available […]

England knock shouldn’t affect Stones

1 Apr

John Stones is expected to be fit for Everton’s clash with Manchester United on Sunday despite picking up a knock playing for England. The centre-back went down clutching his knee late on in Tuesday night’s friendly against Holland at Wembley but, after receiving treatment, was able to carry on and see out the game. The […]