Tag Archives: Ryan Bertrand

Mourinho gives summer spending verdict

5 Aug

Jose Mourinho says he is pleased with his transfer business at Manchester United so far but will not judge other clubs’ summer deals. Mourinho is expected to finally land Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba in the next few days after earlier completing deals for Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The former Chelsea boss is […]

Birmingham outbid for Blades’ Adams

31 Jul

Sheffield United striker Che Adams joined the Blades from Ilkeston Town in November 2014 Birmingham City manager Gary Rowett has bemoaned his Championship rivals’ ‘massive’ extra buying potential after being outpriced for one summer target, Sheffield United striker Che Adams. Blues made an initial bid of £1.2m for the 20-year-old non-league discovery. But they have […]

Kane ‘no panic’ for England

27 Jun

Spurs striker Harry Kane has warned his England team-mates that they must not panic if they do not get an early goal against Iceland. Roy Hodgson’s men have found life difficult so far against all their opponents as they set their stalls out to play defensively against England. Kane, who is tipped to win his […]

Which players from your club might not have been able to join if Britain wasn’t in the EU?

25 Jun

The one area of the game which is most likely to be affected by the huge political decision is the transfer market. The players in the gallery above would have had to apply for work permits upon moving to the Premier League. Superstars such as David De Gea, Dimitri Payet, Francis Coquelin and N’Golo Kante […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

2 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

1 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

29 May

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

Ipswich set to sign Pompey’s Webster

27 May

Adam Webster has made 67 league appearances for Portsmouth Ipswich Town are set to sign defender Adam Webster from League Two side Portsmouth, with Matt Clarke going the other way, reports BBC Radio Suffolk. Webster, 21, played 35 times for Pompey in 2015-16, including against Ipswich in the FA Cup earlier in the campaign. The […]

Is this the big clue Roberto Di Matteo is set to be named Aston Villa’s next boss?

21 May

Di Matteo, 45, is the front-runner to succeed Remi Garde in the Villa Park hot-seat ahead of Nigel Pearson. The Italian has experience of the Championship and led West Brom to promotion in 2010. He has been out of work since leaving German club Schalke last year.

Vokes eyes Euros after Burnley go up

3 May

Burnley striker Sam Vokes has scored 15 goals this season Burnley striker Sam Vokes hopes the club’s promotion to the Premier League will seal his place in Wales’ Euro 2016 squad. On Monday Vokes scored the winning goal – his 15th of the season – as Burnley beat QPR 1-0 to ensure an immediate return […]