Tag: Pedro

Hull handed Maguire boost

Harry Maguire is in contention for his first Premier League appearance of the season for Hull when Manchester United visit on Saturday. Maguire managed the full 90 minutes on Tuesday as the Tigers overcame Exeter 3-1 in the EFL Cup and could feature against United this weekend. However, caretaker boss Mike Phelan could keep

Koeman rules out Hart raid

Everton manager Ronald Koeman says his side have “no interest” in signing England goalkeeper Joe Hart from Manchester City. Hart is set to leave Manchester City having been reduced to a fringe role with the club since Pep Guardiola’s arrival as coach and he made what appeared to be his farewell against in the Champions

Sunderland sign midfielder Pienaar

Pienaar has played for Everton and Tottenham in the Premier League Sunderland manager David Moyes has brought in former Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar on a one-year deal. The 34-year-old was released by the Goodison Park side at the end of last season and had been training with the Black Cats. Pienaar was signed by Moyes

Defender set to continue in star’s absence

Ryan Bertrand misses out again as Claude Puel takes his Southampton squad to face Manchester United at Old Trafford on Friday night. The England international was sidelined for Saints’ 1-1 draw with Watford last weekend and is still not ready to return. Matt Targett is set to continue at left-back but there could be a

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, August 19: Arsenal confident of Mustafi deal, Liverpool eye Ajax starlet and Tottenham to land LaLiga ‘keeper?

Here are all the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Manchester City have moved a step closer to signing Claudio Bravo from Barcelona in a £17.4million deal. Barca’s capture of Ajax keeper Jasper Cillessen for £10m means they will now let Bravo move to England to become new Blues boss Pep Guardiola ’s No.1. (Daily Mirror) And Bravo may not

Puel questions United’s Fonte interest

Southampton boss Claude Puel has questioned the timing of rumours linking Jose Fonte with Manchester United ahead of Friday’s clash. Speculation this week has suggested that United are interested in snapping up Fonte from the Saints and are prepared to offer them Marcos Rojo in a player-plus-cash deal. Fonte is reportedly open to the idea

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, August 17: Mahrez hints as possible Leicester exit, Man United eye Fonte and FOUR players set for leave Man City?

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers and online… Joe Hart will leave Manchester City before the transfer window shuts, with the club already agreeing a £17m deal for Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo. (Daily Mail) Man City also want to sell Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure, striker Wilfried Bony, and French defender Eliaquim Mangala