Tag Archives: Patrice Evra

Big Sam: His career in pictures

21 Jul

It’s all but confirmed. Sam Allardyce is the new England manager. Affectionately known as Big Sam, the 61-year-old has beaten off competition from Hull boss Steve Bruce. England fans won’t need reminding of their team’s abysmal showing under Roy Hodgson at the Euros. He resigned just minutes after the final whistle blew on a 2-1 […]

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

25 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 […]

Arsenal FC news: Aaron Ramsey has new hair and fans make fun – ‘full on Targaryen’

31 May

Aaron Ramsey would have expected people to notice his new hair. How could they not? So to let people get used to it and unleash all their jokes, he posted a snap of his new look on Instagram @aaronramsey. Here, talkSPORT looks at some of the best reaction to what fans are calling a ‘full on Targaryen’, in […]

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

28 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 […]

Furious Tory MP: If Cameron has misled Parliament over EU referendum he HAS to resign

17 May

Mr Rees-Mogg was appearing at a Bruges Group event highlighting the impact of the European Arrest Warrant on Britain’s justice system alongside Nigel Farage. Commenting on the claims against the Prime Minister, the Ukip leader said: “I think increasingly in this referendum campaign he’s looking like ‘Dishonest Dave’. “He ruled nothing out in terms of […]

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri ‘awaits the revolution’ at Chelsea when Antonio Conte arrives

15 May

Exclusive: David Moyes will make stunning Everton return if Frank de Boer deal fails

15 May

De Boer, who has left Ajax, is the favourite to replace Roberto Martinez who was sacked last week after three years on Merseyside. It’s understood the Dutchman opened talks with Everton on Friday, but should a deal fail to materialise, Moyes is more than willing to return to Goodison Park. The Scot, who was replaced […]

Mauricio Pochettino reveals what really happened on lunch date with Sir Alex Ferguson

13 May

Pochettino met the former United boss for two hours over dinner in a London restaurant on Tuesday, before signing his new contract with Tottenham. But the Spurs boss, who is admired at Old Trafford, insists he was not there to talk about the United job, and was not offered it. Asked whether Fergie told him […]

Norwich City 0-1 Manchester United

7 May

Juan Mata’s second-half strike was enough for Manchester United to beat Norwich City 1-0 at Carrow Road. The only goal of the game came on 72 minutes when a lapse in defence from Sebastien Bassong allowed Wayne Rooney to get in behind the Canaries’ back line. The England captain was slow to shoot, allowing Bassong […]

Manchester City target Paul Pogba must decide his future within 20 days according to Juventus

4 May

Juventus have told Paul Pogba he must decide his future within the next 20 days – amid growing interest from Manchester City. The midfielder is one of the most in-demand players in Europe and he has been scouted by all of the continent’s top clubs. Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid have been linked with […]