Tag Archives: Paul Scholes

Huddersfield sign Dortmund’s Stankovic

11 Jul

Jon Gorenc-Stankovic made 62 appearances for Borussia Dortmund’s second team Huddersfield have signed Borussia Dortmund defender Jon Gorenc Stankovic on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee, understood to be around £500,000. Slovenia Under-21 international Stankovic joined the German Bundesliga club from Domzale in 2014. The 20-year-old is reunited with the Championship side’s head coach […]

IMF says EU on brink of collapse, while euro currency may have to be scrapped

9 Jul

His warnings came as:  * French bank Societe Generale analyst warned Italy and France could quit the single currency EU * Rating agency Moody’s said the future of the entire EU was at risk * Banks across Europe came under increasing stress * The world’s biggest hotel group predicted that the fall in the pound […]

Son set for Olympics

7 Jun

Tottenham have given permission to South Korea international Son Heung-Min to take part in this summer’s Olympic Games. South Korea’s Olympic coach Shin Tae-Young had indicated he will pick the forward as a wild card if he is available. Son is 23 and players in the Olympic squads have to be under 23 although each […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

29 May

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

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 […]

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 […]

Who is Euro 2016’s sexiest WAG? Vote for your favourite from these 24 stunners!

27 May

There are plenty of Premier League star’s better halves heading to Euro 2016. Manchester United ace Chris Smalling’s girlfriend Sam Cooke will be there, along with Smalling’s local Manchester City rival Bacary Sagna’s wife Ludivine . Another United star with a well-known WAG is David De Gea, and his girlfriend Edurne Garcia, who entered last […]

Boro fans joy ‘worth more than £100m’

5 May

Middlesbrough have sold out the Riverside Stadium for their promotion decider with Brighton Promotion to the Premier League on Saturday would be a “money can’t buy” experience for Middlesbrough’s fans, says head coach Aitor Karanka. Boro will return to the top flight by avoiding defeat by Brighton in the final game of the season, triggering […]

Paul Heckingbottom ‘buzzing’ after Barnsley win Johnstone’s Paint Trophy

4 Apr

Barnsley interim manager Paul Heckingbottom was ‘buzzing’ after the Tykes won the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final to secure the club’s first major title since 1912. Heckingbottom came into his post-match press conference at Wembley with a half-finished beer in his hand, as […]

No fear for Hammers

21 Mar

West Ham midfielder Mark Noble says they fear no one and are still targeting a Champions League place this season. The Hammers controversially dropped points at Chelsea at the weekend courtesy of a dubious late penalty for the home side but that has not dented their confidence. If anything it has shown they can […]