Tag Archives: Real Sociedad

Brentford sales for ‘economic’ reasons

23 Jul

Jake Bidwell (left) and David Button departed Brentford this summer for QPR and Fulham respectively Brentford head coach Dean Smith says “economic” reasons were behind the sales of Jake Bidwell and David Button to west London and Championship rivals. Former Bees skipper Bidwell, 23, joined QPR earlier in July while goalkeeper Button, 27, moved to […]

West Ham transfer BOOST! Sevilla pull out of race for in-demand striker Carlos Bacca

22 Jul

Sevilla have withdrawn from the race to land West Ham target Carlos Bacca. The AC Milan striker has reportedly been the subject of a £28million bid from the Hammers, who are desperate to land a big-name striker this summer. The east London club are thought to be closing in on a deal for the Colombian hotshot, […]

Koscielny, Lloris, Payet… who else makes Charlie Nicholas’ Portugal v France combined XI?

10 Jul

The two nations come up against each other this evening in Paris in the final match of the competition. The hosts have put in some impressive displays over the past month or so and start the match as favourites. But their opponents Portugal have grown into the tournament – as has their talismanic skipper Cristiano […]

Arsenal FC news: Aaron Ramsey has new hair and fans make fun – ‘full on Targaryen’

1 Jun

Aaron Ramsey would have expected people to notice his new hair. How could they not? So to let people get used to it and unleash all their jokes, he posted a snap of his new look on Instagram @aaronramsey. Here, talkSPORT looks at some of the best reaction to what fans are calling a ‘full on Targaryen’, in […]

‘For now, I am happy at Leicester’ – N’Golo Kante plays down exit talk as Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain linked with moves

30 May

N’Golo Kante has played down speculation linking him with a move away from Leicester. The Frenchman has enjoyed a sensational debut Premier League campaign after arriving from Caen for £5.6million last summer. He was a virtual ever-present for the Foxes, playing a key role in the club’s remarkable title triumph, and was nominated for the Professional Footballers’ Association […]

Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin in line to replace injured Real Madrid star Dani Carvajal in Spain’s Euro 2016 squad

30 May

Hector Bellerin will be included in Spain’s squad for this summer’s European Championship if Dani Carvajal fails to prove his fitness, Vicente del Bosque has confirmed. The Arsenal full-back only made his debut for the reigning champions on Sunday, playing the full 90 minutes of the 3-1 friendly win over Bosnia. Bellerini, orignally named on the standby list […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

29 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

29 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

28 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Reports are varied over how much Jose Mourinho will be paid in his deal to become Manchester United, with the Daily Express quoting £10million-a-year, while the Daily Mail claim he will earn £15m-a-year in the Old Trafford hotseat. It is also reported the Portuguese coach will get […]

O’Neil happy to stay

21 May

Norwich midfielder Gary O’Neil insists he is happy to stay with the club after being offered a new contract. The 33-year-old is yet to officially pen fresh terms although the club have revealed a desire to keep him with the squad for a campaign in the Championship. OÂ’NeilÂ’s current deal is set to expire next […]