Tag Archives: Pepe

Bilic eyes Bony after Bacca chase ends

25 Aug

Wilfried Bony joined Swansea for a club-record £12m from Vitesse Arnhem in 2013 West Ham manager Slaven Bilic says he is interested in signing Manchester City forward Wilfried Bony, but will not “beg” anyone to join the club. Strikers Andy Carroll and record signing Andre Ayew are both injured, while the Croatian admits he was […]

Blades sign O’Connell and Fleck

17 Jul

Jack O’Connell made 16 Championship appearances for Brentford last season League One side Sheffield United have signed Brentford centre-back Jack O’Connell and Coventry midfielder John Fleck on three-year contracts. The Blades have paid an undisclosed fee for O’Connell, who made 18 appearances for the Bees after signing from Blackburn Rovers in February 2015. The 22-year-old […]

Giaccherini leaves Sunderland for Napoli

16 Jul

Sunderland, Updated: July 16, 2016 2:41 PM[.[views].], BY ClubCall Emanuele Giaccherini has called time on his career with Sunderland by signing for Serie A club Napoli on a three-year contract. The 31-year-old winger joined the Black Cats from Juventus in July 2013 but failed to cement a first-team place at the Stadium of Light and […]

Transfer news: Players with a year left on their contract including Gotze, Mkhitaryan and Cazorla

23 Jun

Having looked at players who are available for free in the summer when their current contracts expire, talkSPORT looks at those whose deals run out in 2017. It could mean clubs are able to land decent players in cut price deals, with chairmen willing to cash in rather than see their stars leave for nothing. […]

Everton’s possible starting XI under Ronald Koeman: Who will the Toffees sign this summer?

23 Jun

The Merseyside club have been linked with some huge names over the past few weeks. Juan Mata, Wesley Sneijder and Nani have all been reportedly interesting the Toffees. But are they realistic targets? And can the new boss keep hold of the club’s star assets? Click through the gallery above to see how Everton could […]

Tottenham had the chance to sign West Ham superstar Dimitri Payet, claims Damien Comolli

23 Jun

“Payet was already a player that I liked a lot” Damien Comolli Damien Comolli, Tottenham’s director of football from 2005-08, has revealed that the north Londoners came close to signing him when he was just 20. Comolli told the London Evening Standard: “When I was at Spurs the Saint-Etienne president telephoned […]

Giaccherini agent admits Chelsea link

20 Jun

Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent has fuelled speculation he could join leave Sunderland for Chelsea this summer. The 31-year-old spent last season on loan at Bologna after struggling to make an impact at the Stadium of Light and he’s expected to leave this summer on a permanent basis. Bologna are keen to sign the Italy international permanently […]

‘We have a top-class manager now’ – Newcastle star hails Rafa Benitez effect and backs him to lead club to safety

28 Mar

Daryl Janmaat says Rafa Benitez has had a ‘positive effect’ on the Newcastle squad and is convinced the Spaniard will lead the club to safety. Benitez has picked up just a point from his first two games at the helm to leave the Magpies second from bottom in the Premier League, three points adrift of survival. […]

Germany vs England: Roy Hodgson hopes to build new era on Spurs' young talent

26 Mar

Roy Hodgson will turn to the young pretenders driving Tottenham Hotspur’s Premier League title challenge for Saturday evening’s game after insisting that England’s emerging talents can deliver the kind of international success enjoyed by Germany in recent years. England face the world champions at the Olympic Stadium with a starting XI that can lay claim to […]

Who was Football League’s star baker?

16 Mar

Neil Warnock’s Rotherham came from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Derby While Burnley were busy going seven points clear at the top of the Championship, miraculous comebacks and sublime goals were taking centre stage in the Football League. Here are five things you may have missed from Saturday’s action… A late finish for Exeter […]