Tag: Paul Pogba

Palace striker Benteke ‘is not Messi’

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’

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

Espanyol reject Spurs approach

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

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

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

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

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