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Wolves ‘spirit’ key to unbeaten start

21 Aug

Walter Zenga replaced Kenny Jackett as Wolves head coach at the end of July Wolves head coach Walter Zenga has attributed their unbeaten start to the season to his players’ spirit. Zenga’s side came from behind to win 3-1 at local rivals Birmingham City and seal a second league win this term. When asked about […]

Wagner hails Terriers’ ‘togetherness’

21 Aug

Huddersfield head coach David Wagner represented the USA as a player after growing up in Germany David Wagner has put Huddersfield’s flying start to the Championship season down to their “togetherness”. The Terriers top the table after Saturday’s 2-1 win over Barnsley, with 10 points from four league matches. “It’s a picture of the quality […]

Leicester City v Arsenal team news: Laurent Koscielny starts alongside Rob Holding, Olivier Giroud and Mesut Ozil on bench

20 Aug

Defending champions Leicester City host Arsenal at the King Power Stadium this evening, and it’s live on talkSPORT, kick off 17:30 BST. CLICK HERE TO STREAM LIVE COMMENTARY OF LEICESTER V ARSENAL IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE Much has been written over the Gunners’ vulnerable defence at the beginning of the new campaign, of which Jamie […]

‘Garbage’ Ipswich leave boss ‘fuming’

27 Jul

Ipswich Town finished one place outside the Championship play-off places last season Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy says he was left “fuming” by his side’s 1-1 draw with League Two Cambridge United in Saturday’s pre-season friendly. U’s striker Joe Pigott cancelled out Andre Dozzell’s opener in the 89th minute after Town lost the ball. “I’m […]

Brighton’s March to return in September

27 Jul

Solly March is expected to miss Brighton’s first five games of the new Championship season Brighton manager Chris Hughton hopes winger Solly March will return from his long-term knee injury in September. The 22-year-old England Under-21 international suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage last December. “We are hoping to have him after the first international break,” […]

‘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 […]

Eden Hazard says he is happy at Chelsea and ‘can’t wait’ to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United

28 May

Chelsea star Eden Hazard says he is relishing the chance to face Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United next season. Mourinho, sacked by the Blues in December, was confirmed as Louis van Gaal’s successor at Old Trafford on Friday. Hazard won the Premier League title under the self-styled Special One at Stamford Bridge, and he is already […]

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 […]

McCarthy injury no concern for O’Neill

27 May

James McCarthy’s inclusion in Republic of Ireland’s 23-man squad for Euro 2016 is not in doubt despite his latest injury setback. The Everton midfielder, who looked fit and back to his best on the final day of the Premier League season when he scored in the 3-0 win over Norwich, will not feature for his […]

McCarthy injury no concern for O’Neill

27 May

James McCarthy’s inclusion in Republic of Ireland’s 23-man squad for Euro 2016 is not in doubt despite his latest injury setback. The Everton midfielder, who looked fit and back to his best on the final day of the Premier League season when he scored in the 3-0 win over Norwich, will not feature for his […]