Tag: Radamel Falcao

Llorente will give Swansea ‘presence’

Fernando Llorente (left) has also played for Athletic Bilbao and Juventus Striker Fernando Llorente will offer Swansea City a different forward option this season, says goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianksi. Spain international Llorente, 31, joined from Sevilla on a two-year deal. He made his debut in the 1-0 win at Burnley and after his late header was

Payet helped seal the Ayew deal

Club-record signing Andre Ayew says the thought of joining up with Dimitri Payet helped him decide to join West Ham. The 26-year-old forward joined the Hammers from Swansea on Tuesday in a deal believed to be worth around £20million. The move sees Ayew reunited with his former Marseille team-mate Payet, who is now established as

Blackpool v Bolton Wanderers

Danny Philliskirk has scored five goals in 23 games since joining Blackpool from Oldham in January 2016 BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Blackpool have injury worries over strikers Danny Philliskirk and Kyle Vassell for their first-round tie against

Tiger offer Diame new deal

Hull are reported to have offered midfielder Mohamed Diame a new three-year deal following reports Newcastle have made a bid. The Tigers, with former Manchester United assistant manager Mike Phelan currently in caretaker charge, are heading out to Austria on Tuesday for friendlies against Caykur Rizespor and Torino. And they hope 29-year-old Diame, who secured

The rise of Leicester and England’s Jamie Vardy

Following an incredible season and amid widespread speculation linking him with a move away from the club, England striker Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with surprise Premier League champions Leicester City. UEFA.com looks at the 29-year-old’s improbable rise to prominence and UEFA EURO 2016. Born: 11/01/1987Clubs: Stocksbridge Park Steels, FC Halifax Town, Fleetwood