Tag Archives: Paul Pogba

Porto, Monaco, Celtic lead charge to group stage

24 Aug

France

Porto, Monaco, Ludogorets, Legia and Celtic are all through to group stage after play-off wins Beaten sides transfer to UEFA Europa League group stage UEFA Champions League draw streamed at 18:00CEST on Thursday: pots so far Watch highlights of all five games in the video players Roma 0-3 Porto (agg: 1-4)Felipe’s header put Porto in […]

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: Only Sam Allardyce and John Terry can decide on England recall

24 Aug

Antonio Conte insists only John Terry and Sam Allardyce can decide whether the Chelsea captain should end his self-imposed England exile. Terry retired from international football in 2012 but Allardyce, who names his first England squad on Sunday, has indicated he may speak with the 35-year-old defender over the possibility of a return. “I’m a […]

Palace striker Benteke ‘is not Messi’

23 Aug

Christian Benteke scored 10 goals for Liverpool after joining them in July 2015 Crystal Palace defender Damien Delaney has said new signing Christian Benteke ‘is not Lionel Messi’ and will need support from the squad. Benteke, 25, joined the Eagles from Liverpool for a club record £27m. The Premier League side have yet to win […]

Wagner hails Terriers’ ‘togetherness’

23 Aug

Huddersfield head coach David Wagner represented the USA as a player after growing up in Germany David Wagner has put Huddersfield’s flying start to the Championship season down to their “togetherness”. The Terriers top the table after Saturday’s 2-1 win over Barnsley, with 10 points from four league matches. “It’s a picture of the quality […]

Arsenal told Premier League target will cost them £25m: Club won’t flog star on the cheap

23 Aug

Arsenal have the Baggies star on their summer shopping list. Arsene Wenger is after a new centre-back, but is having trouble getting someone in. Valencia want big bucks for top Gunners target Shkodran Mustafi but Arsenal aren’t prepared to pay the German international’s £43m buyout clause.

Espanyol reject Spurs approach

22 Aug

Espanyol have rejected a second bid from Tottenham for goalkeeper Pau Lopez and have told Spurs to up the money on offer. Having seen a £3million bid for the 21-year-old rejected last week, Tottenham reportedly went back with a deal which would have seen the shot-stopper join on a season-long loan initially with a view […]

Man Utd’s Wilson joins Derby on loan

22 Aug

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 […]

Sunderland 0-2 Middlesbrough LIVE: Cristhian Stuani double puts Boro in control

21 Aug

SUNDERLAND 0-2 MIDDLESBROUGH • David Moyes’ first home game as Sunderland manager • Cristhian Stuani scores stunning opener, taps in second before half time • Sunderland: Mannone, van Aanholt, Djiliobodji, O’Shea, McNair, Love, Rodwell, Gooch, Watmore, Januzaj, Defoe. • Middlesbrough: Guzan, Nsue, Barragan, Gibson, Friend, Clayron, Forshaw, Stuani, Ramirez, Downing, Negredo.

TEAM NEWS and LIVE STREAM: Sunderland v Middlesbrough – Djilobodji and Guzan set for debuts in Wear-Tees derby

21 Aug

Sunderland and Middlesbrough have both made three changes for Sunday’s Wear-Tees derby at the Stadium of Light – which you can hear EXCLUSIVELY live on talkSPORT! New Black Cats’ signing Papy Djilobodji, who joined from Chelsea for £8million, is set to make his debut in David Moyes’ first home game in charge. Meanwhile, fellow summer arrivals Adnan Januzaj […]

Burnley 2-0 Liverpool

20 Aug

Sam Vokes put Burnley ahead with his first Premier League goal, in his 28th top-flight match First-half goals from Sam Vokes and Andre Gray gave Burnley a surprise win over Liverpool, who could not recover after some disastrous defending. Nathaniel Clyne gave the ball away for the Clarets’ first goal, with Gray finding Vokes to […]