Tag Archives: Roma

Stubbs calls for Rotherham ‘winners’

29 Aug

Alan Stubbs saw his Rotherham side concede four second-half goals at Barnsley Rotherham manager Alan Stubbs says more players will leave the club than originally planned following their 4-0 thrashing at neighbours Barnsley. Speaking after Saturday’s derby, Stubbs said “one or two more will leave” before deadline day on Wednesday. “I want winners here, it’s […]

Rodriguez set to stay put

28 Aug

According to reports, Southampton are set to keep striker Jay Rodriguez instead of loaning him out this summer. The former Burnley hitman has failed to return to the first team at St Mary’s since picking up a serious knee injury in 2014. Rodriguez, who has been with Southampton since 2012, has failed to dislodge […]

Ipswich Town 1-0 Preston North End

27 Aug

Grant Ward scored his fourth goal in four Championship matches for Ipswich Grant Ward’s half-volley in the opening half was enough to earn Ipswich victory over Preston at Portman Road. After Kevin Bru’s free-kick was only partially cleared, Ward controlled the ball before firing it in the corner. Striker Jermaine Beckford was forced off with […]

Cardiff keeper Marshall nears Hull move

27 Aug

David Marshall has made 24 appearances for Scotland Cardiff City captain David Marshall’s move to Premier League club Hull City is close to being completed after the Bluebirds accepted a £5 million bid. Talking before Saturday’s Championship game against Reading, Cardiff head coach Paul Trollope said: “He’s agreed personal terms, so that is imminent.” The […]

Palace chairman ‘put stop’ to Zaha move

27 Aug

Wilfried Zaha (left) was part of the Crystal Palace side beaten by Tottenham on Saturday Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish “put the full stop” on Tottenham’s interest in winger Wilfried Zaha, according to Eagles boss Alan Pardew. Zaha’s agent told BBC Sport on Thursday that Spurs had bid £15m for the 23-year-old England international. Pardew […]

Arsene Wenger: Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez not panic buys

27 Aug

Spanish striker Perez, who has been likened to former target Jamie Vardy, is on the brink of completing a £17million move to the Emirates. And the long-running pursuit of Mustafi is also finally close to an end with the German centre-back expected to arrive for £35m. Wenger added: “Perez is a late developer, he played […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, August 26: Arsenal close to £50m double deal, Joe Hart eyes Liverpool move

26 Aug

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Arsene Wenger will splash out more than £50million before the transfer deadline on centre half Shkodran Mustafi and striker Lucas Perez. Arsenal have had bids accepted on both players and are confident of clinching the deals before the transfer window closes on Wednesday. (Daily Mail) Joe Hart is […]

Newcastle’s Krul completes Ajax loan

26 Aug

Tim Krul has made 185 appearances in all competitions since joining in 2005 Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul has joined Ajax on a season-long loan after signing a new one-year deal with the Magpies. The 28-year-old Netherlands international has extended his contract with the Championship club until 2018. He has not played since last October […]

EFL Cup round-up: Fulham edge past Middlesbrough, as Sunderland steal narrow win

25 Aug

Lasse Vigen Christensen’s extra-time goal gave Championship side Fulham a deserved 2-1 victory over Premier League Middlesbrough to reach the third round of the EFL Cup. Fulham, who made 10 changes for the tie at Craven Cottage, had to recover from conceding a goal after only eight minutes to David Nugent. But they fought back […]

EFL Cup: All of Tuesday’s round two results from this season’s competition

24 Aug

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 […]