Tag Archives: Mikel Arteta

Fletcher joins West Ham from Man Utd

13 Jul

Ashley Fletcher helped Barnsley win promotion back to the Championship last season West Ham have signed striker Ashley Fletcher from Manchester United. The 20-year-old, who scored nine goals in 27 appearances while on loan at League One Barnsley last season, has signed a four-year contract after his United deal expired. “I think West Ham is […]

Which players from your club might not have been able to join if Britain wasn’t in the EU?

25 Jun

The one area of the game which is most likely to be affected by the huge political decision is the transfer market. The players in the gallery above would have had to apply for work permits upon moving to the Premier League. Superstars such as David De Gea, Dimitri Payet, Francis Coquelin and N’Golo Kante […]

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

23 Jun

Following an incredible season and amid widespread speculation linking him with a move away from the club, England striker Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with surprise Premier League champions Leicester City. UEFA.com looks at the 29-year-old’s improbable rise to prominence and UEFA EURO 2016. Born: 11/01/1987Clubs: Stocksbridge Park Steels, FC Halifax Town, Fleetwood […]

New Everton manager Ronald Koeman urges togetherness at Goodison Park: ‘We need everybody pulling in the same direction’

15 Jun

New Everton manager Ronald Koeman may have a huge transfer budget at his disposal but insists that will not be the key to success at Goodison Park. The Dutchman is understood to have been promised funds of around £100million – plus anything he generates from sales – to get the Toffees back on track after […]

Transfer report: Juventus join Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United in battle for Amadou Diawara

13 Jun

Juventus have joined the race to land Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United target Amadou Diawara. The 18-year-old has emerged as one of the most promising teens in European football after making 34 appearances in Serie A for Bologna last season. It was the midfielder’s first campaign in a major league having arrived from San Marino Calcio […]

Spurs handed Lloris boost

5 Jun

Hugo Lloris says he has every faith in Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino and is ready to pen a new deal at White Hart Lane. The France international is again on the radar of Europe’s top clubs after another impressive season in the Spurs goal, and Pochettino is keen to get him tied down to a […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

29 May

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

29 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Torres and Gabi on Atlético Madrid’s chances

27 May

Fernando Torres on … what the UEFA Champions League final means to him There’s no doubt this game is the biggest game I will ever play in. I’m very happy to be at this club. I started here aged five but this is going to be very different from anything else. I was lucky enough […]

Revealed: How much every Premier League first choice goalkeeper earns

9 May

But how much do they earn compared to each other? CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE AS WE COUNT DOWN EACH FIRST CHOICE GOALKEEPER’S WAGES FROM THE LEAST WELL PAID TO THE BEST. Figures courtesy of Express Trainers.