Francesco Guidolin has confirmed Swansea are in the hunt to sign a new centre-back, but he is focused on the Leicester game for now. The Swans are in the hunt for a new defender to replace Ashley Williams, who joined Premier League rivals Everton, and it looks like they are close to doing a deal.
Hull are not expecting a speedy conclusion to their pending takeover and is unlikely to happen before the transfer deadline. The sale of the club to a Chinese consortium reportedly hinges on the Football Association’s owners and directors test, but this process is expected to take several weeks before a deal can be finalised.
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.
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
The business valuation company published their 10th annual Football 50 report over the summer. The document works out the value of a football club’s brand by estimating “what the owner would have to pay for the use of the brand if it were not already owned.” They take into account a number of factors, including
Five minutes later, Klopp’s men should have added to it when Jordan Henderson curled a beautiful ball to the far post only to see Adam Lallana steer his stooping header wide from a couple of yards out. In the 27th minute Liverpool grabbed a second and this time Bywater had to shoulder some of the
Chelsea and Liverpool were both in action – and cruised into the next round. Liverpool saw off Championship new boys Burton 5-0, while Chelsea edged past Bristol Rovers 3-2. Here are all the other results from a busy night across the country. Crystal Palace 2-0 Blackpool Blackburn 4-3 Crewe Burton 0-5 Liverpool Chelsea 3-2 Bristol
Swansea striker Oliver McBurnie (left) scored a debut hat-trick during his loan at Newport last season Oliver McBurnie scored twice on his debut as Swansea City made light work of Peterborough in their EFL Cup second-round tie. Having made 10 changes from Saturday’s 2-0 Premier League loss to Hull, the dominant Swans led 3-0 at
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
Arsenal are reported to have joined Chelsea in the race to sign James Rodriguez, who could leave Real Madrid for £51.5million. Real boss Zinedine Zidane has always insisted the Colombian star is not for sale before the transfer deadline but reports now claim he has had a change of heart.
The attacking midfielder has slipped