Tag: Robin Van Persie

Burnley set to sign Chelsea’s Bamford

Patrick Bamford failed to score in the Premier League for Crystal Palace and Norwich City last season Burnley are close to signing Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford on loan. The 22-year-old has not featured for the Blues after joining them from Nottingham Forest in January 2012. The England Under-21 man has had loans with MK Dons,

All the Champions League teams’ league results

Group AMonaco v Paris Saint-GermainSunday at 20:45. Watford 1-3 Arsenal (Pereyra; Cazorla 9pen, Alexis Sánchez 40, Özil 45+1)The Gunners picked up their first win of the season thanks to a fine first-half display, Alexis Sánchez scoring one and setting up the other two. Thun v BaselSunday at 16:00. Lokomotiv Plovdiv v LudogoretsSunday at 20:15. Group

Wednesday’s Semedo signs new contract

Jose Semedo scored his only league goal for Sheffield Wednesday against Wycombe in October 2011 Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Jose Semedo has signed a new one-year contract to stay with the Championship club until the end of 2016-17. Semedo joined Wednesday from Charlton in July 2011, having rejected a new contract at the Valley. The 31-year-old

Crawley sign Chelsea’s Beeney on loan

Mitchell Beeney made four appearances during a loan spell at Newport last season League Two side Crawley Town have signed Chelsea goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan until 3 January 2017. The 20-year-old is yet to feature for the Blues but had a brief spell on loan at Newport County last season. “I know Mitch well

Jones: Iceland's dream Euro run continues

8:13 PM GMT Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email comment SAINT-DENIS, France — Before their decisive match against Austria, Iceland took to the field at the cavernous Stade de France in their suits, their polished dress shoes pressing into the grass. They stood together in small bunches, their hands in their pockets, looking up mostly, taking in

Madejski statement ‘remarkable’ – Howe

Media playback is not supported on this device McDermott deserved longer – Madejski Reading chief executive Nigel Howe is disappointed chairman Sir John Madejski made public his disagreement with the sacking of former boss Brian McDermott. Madejski stated McDermott “should have been given longer” as new boss Jaap Stam was unveiled on Monday. “I thought