Tag: Paul Scholes

Huddersfield sign Dortmund’s Stankovic

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

Son set for Olympics

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

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

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

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

Boro fans joy ‘worth more than £100m’

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

No fear for Hammers

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