Tag Archives: Rio Ferdinand

Huddersfield’s Whitehead banned

26 May

Dean Whitehead joined Huddersfield on a two-year deal last summer Huddersfield Town midfielder Dean Whitehead has been given a three-match suspension for violent conduct by the Football Association. The 34-year-old was charged after an incident involving Brentford midfielder Nico Yennaris in the 81st minute of Town’s 5-1 home defeat on Saturday. The ex-Sunderland, Stoke City […]

Swansea 1 Man City 1: Pellegrini’s men all-but secure Champions League football

16 May

Meanwhile, Joe Hart provided a worrying moment as he came to catch a free kick from Swansea’s young full back Stephen Kingsley but completely missed the ball. You sensed City, who had been so dominant, had now switched off and they were punished. Otamendi gave away a free kick 25 yards out, and Ayew’s curling […]

Doubts remain over United duo

13 May

Matteo Darmian and Ashley Young are expected to remain out for Man Utd’s clash with Bournemouth while Marouane Fellaini is suspended. Darmian has an ankle injury, but could, like Young, return to contention for the FA Cup final next weekend. Fellaini is serving the final game of his three-match suspension for aiming an elbow at […]

Who is your club’s Francesco Totti? Each Premier League club’s longest serving current player revealed!

11 May

Over in Italy, one-club legend Francesco Totti is coming close to ending his Roma career after spending 23 years in the first team and making 600 appearances. Ryan Giggs is the Premier League’s equivalent to Totti after spending 24 years as a player at Old Trafford and becoming Manchester United’s record appearance holder with 672 […]

Everton boss Roberto Martinez feeling the pressure as he bids to save his job

9 Apr

Fans are also worried Everton may lose some of their top players this summer, with leading scorer Romelu Lukaku making no secret of his desire to play in the Champions League. But Martinez, whose side has lost their last three league games, refuses to panic. He added: “There is a track record that we are […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Thursday, April 7: PSG want Arsenal star to replace Zlatan, Bayern Munich chasing Spurs midfielder?

7 Apr

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Thursday’s newspapers and online… Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s agent has revealed that the footballer is still keen to play Champions League football. The Sweden striker’s future is uncertain with his contract at French champions PSG due to expire this summer. Manchester United are one of a number of clubs said to be […]

Star to play through the pain barrier

4 Mar

Leighton Baines is expected to be available for Everton’s Premier League home clash with West Ham, despite needing to see a specialist. The England international saw a doctor about nagging pain in his ankle but is likely to be in the squad for the clash with Slaven Bilic’s men at Goodison Park. Bryan Oviedo […]