Tag Archives: Raphael Varane

Premier League round-up: Chelsea and Arsenal impress while Leicester pick up first win of the season

27 Aug

Chelsea 3-0 Burnley Chelsea continued their impressive start to the season under Antonio Conte as they picked up their third win in three Premier League games. It only took Eden Hazard nine minutes to score his second goal of the season and it was a cracker as he ran from the halfway line towards a […]

Remy race hots up

25 Aug

West Ham are trying to hijack Crystal Palace’s attempts to wrap up a season-long loan deal for Chelsea striker Loic Remy. The Eagles have just splashed out £27million to sign Christian Benteke but another striker is needed and it looked as though a deal for Remy was on the verge of going through. It […]

Transfer news: One player each Premier League club should sell

23 Aug

It’s easy to forget about those struggling behind the scenes. With so many new signings having been made, inevitably some have lost their place or fallen even further down the pecking order. So we’ve assessed each Premier League squad, and taken a look at one player from each club who should be shown the exit. Click […]

Stats of the weekend: Liverpool’s possession woes, Arsenal’s away form and more top facts and figures

22 Aug

We may only be two games into the new Premier League season, but there’s already plenty to talk about. And one aspect of the sport that we love to get our heads around are the top stats from the action. So we’ve collected the best facts and figures from the past three days, including a new […]

Tottenham 1 Crystal Palace 0: Wanyama’s late header gifts Pochettino’s men victory

21 Aug

It dulled part of the atmosphere but not the energy on the pitch – although the sweat exposed by Eriksen became a laughing matter when he raced almost the length of his pitch only to fall over his own feet in sight of goal in the 20th minute. Spurs continued to charge forward and swarmed […]

Derby & Fulham keen on Man Utd’s Wilson

19 Aug

James Wilson (far right) has made 20 appearances for Manchester United since his debut in May 2014 Championship clubs Derby County and Fulham are among those to have asked about taking Manchester United striker James Wilson on loan. Wilson has been told he can leave Old Trafford on loan by boss Jose Mourinho. He spent […]

Moyes sets sights on Forest pair

18 Aug

Sunderland boss David Moyes has been linked with a double raid on Nottingham Forest for Oliver Burke and Britt Assombalonga. The Black Cats manager is keen to bolster his attacking options and reports claim the Forest pair are potential targets. Moyes is understood to have watched Forest’s 1-0 defeat at Brentford on Tuesday night and […]

Man City’s Hart considering loan move

17 Aug

Joe Hart was dropped by Pep Guardiola for Manchester City’s opening game against Sunderland Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is considering a move away from the club after being dropped for the first two games under Pep Guardiola. Everton and La Liga side Sevilla are interested in taking the England international. Hart, 29, wants to […]

El Ouriachi & Waring loaned to Shrews

15 Aug

Winger Moha El Ouriachi joined Stoke City from Barcelona in the summer of 2015 Shrewsbury Town have signed winger Moha El Ouriachi and striker George Waring from Premier League side Stoke City, both on a six-month loan. Chester-born former Everton trainee Waring, 21, is yet to make a first-team appearance for Stoke, but scored six […]

‘Arsenal showed character, Liverpool look a force’

15 Aug

Liverpool’s 4-3 win over Arsenal was a crazy way for both teams to start the season. It was the kind of game in which it is difficult to pick out much of a pattern of how either side will look to play, but it did offer a few clues as to how they are shaping […]