Tag Archives: Morgan Schneiderlin

Leicester keen on Sporting’s Slimani

29 Aug

Algerian Islam Slimani has 31 goals in his 46 games for Sporting Lisbon Premier League champions Leicester City are in talks with Sporting Lisbon to sign Algeria forward Islam Slimani. Sporting want £34.1m (40m euros) for the 28-year-old, which the Foxes consider unrealistic. Slimani, who is keen on a Premier League move, has been at […]

Lescott leaves Villa for AEK Athens

29 Aug

Joleon Lescott moves to AEK Athens less than two weeks after a move to Rangers failed Defender Joleon Lescott has left Championship side Aston Villa to join AEK Athens on a two-year deal, the Greek club have announced. The 34-year-old joined Villa from West Brom on a two-year deal last summer but leaves after just […]

Group stage contenders’ weekend results

22 Aug

England

There were big wins for some of the UEFA Champions League group stage teams as the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain all made light work of domestic opposition. Liga champions Barça began their new season in blistering form, with Luis Suárez hitting a hat-trick and Lionel Messi registering twice in a 6-2 […]

Michael Ballack warns Chelsea over new Antonio Conte signing

19 Aug

“Also, when I saw him play for the French team, he reminds me a bit of [Claude] Makelele in his style of play. “I think he could give that team a solid basis which is necessary for the right balance of the team in terms of offensive and defensive. “He’s the right player, he seems […]

Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba will prove why he is the best midfielder in the world

19 Aug

“I don’t see him in training trying to do things to show that he’s different, to show that he’s better. “I think his impact will be something very natural, something that. maybe for your eyes, will not become an ‘impact’, but in my eyes it will be a progressive impact of contribution to improve the […]

Calleri could fill Ayew void

18 Aug

Jonathan Calleri could make his West Ham debut at Astra Giurgui on Thursday following Andre Ayew’s injury blow. Summer arrival Ayew sustained a serious thigh injury against Chelsea and is set for a significant period on the sidelines. On-loan Calleri could come into the side for the trip to Romania when West Ham take on […]

Leeds re-sign Sunderland’s Bridcutt

16 Aug

Liam Bridcutt featured in 24 Championship games for Leeds last season, starting in 23 of them Leeds United have re-signed Sunderland midfielder Liam Bridcutt on a two-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Bridcutt made 27 appearances for Leeds last season after joining the Championship club on loan in November. The 27-year-old signed for Sunderland from […]

Slaven Bilic hails West Ham star Andy Carroll: He’s ready to play for England again

8 Aug

“If he plays like he did here, there are not too many players who can do what he did” Slaven Bilic “He proved once more he’s a top quality player, not just in terms of goals but in other areas also. “If he plays like he did here, there are not […]

Wojciech Szczesny wants this player to snub Liverpool

5 Aug

Szczesny recently completed a loan move to the Italian club for the second straight season after he fell out of favour at Arsenal. And now the Poland international says he’d like to be joined in the Italian capital by his former teammate. Speaking to the club’s official website following his transfer, Szczesny said: “Yeah, Vermaelen […]

Bayern Munich president BLASTS Manchester United over treatment of Bastian Schweinsteiger: ‘It will make players think twice about joining them!’

4 Aug

The freezing out of Bastian Schweinsteiger at Manchester United could put players off joining the Premier League giants, according to Bayern Munich president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Schweinsteiger, 32, is reportedly training with United’s reserves after being told he does not feature in new manager Jose Mourinho’s plans. He was also not among the 22 players used […]