Tag: Newcastle

Lafferty ‘needs to keep producing’

Kyle Lafferty played for Northern Ireland at the 2016 European Championships, but Norwich boss Alex Neil is on the search for a new striker Norwich City striker Kyle Lafferty could still have a future at Carrow Road, according to boss Alex Neil. The 28-year-old Northern Ireland international has only featured five times for the Canaries

Maloney left out by Scots

Scotland boss Gordon Strachan has told Shaun Maloney he needs to be playing more regular football with Hull City. There was no room for Maloney in Strachan’s 27-man squad for the World Cup qualifier in Malta on September 4, despite arguably being Scotland’s most impressive player during their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. The 33-year-old came

Man Utd’s Wilson joins Derby on loan

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

Ayew absence tempered by Payet’s return

Andre Ayew is set to be out for four months so misses Sunday’s home game against Bournemouth but Dimitri Payet should return. Summer signing Ayew is unlikely to play again this year due to his untimely thigh injury but boss Slaven Bilic is expected to bring Payet back into his starting line-up after the France

Trollope ‘frustrated’ by lack of goals

Paul Trollope played for Fulham, Derby County and Bristol Rovers Cardiff City boss Paul Trollope says he was frustrated with the Bluebirds’ lack of creativity in their 2-0 defeat at home to Queens Park Rangers on Sunday. Cardiff managed only one shot on target and have failed to find the net in their first three

Henry replaces Kelly at Blackburn

Owen Coyle has replaced Paul Lambert at Blackburn this summer Blackburn Rovers have appointed John Henry as first-team coach as replacement for Rob Kelly. The 44 year-old has joined from Ayr United where he was assistant manager in the same week as Kelly moved to League One side Fleetwood Town. Henry worked with boss Owen

Fulham accept Villa’s £12m McCormack bid

Ross McCormack previously played for Leeds United and Cardiff Aston Villa have had a £12m bid accepted for Fulham striker Ross McCormack. The Scotland international had previously been linked with Norwich City but they have now been outbid by their Championship rivals. McCormack, 29, joined the Whites in 2014 from Leeds United for a fee