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Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, May 27: Mourinho given ‘hands off’ warning over Chelsea star, Guardiola wants £200m Man City overhaul

29 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 […]

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 […]

Who is Cardiff City’s new head coach?

20 May

Paul Trollope in his Derby County days tussling with a young Ryan Giggs, his future Wales team-mate. A top class coach with a bright future or a cheap option that has failed to capture the imagination of Cardiff City supporters. Paul Trollope divides opinion. On the terraces at the Cardiff City Stadium he will need […]

Brighton 1-1 Sheffield Wed (1-3 agg)

17 May

Sheffield Wednesday will play either Hull or Derby in the play-off final at Wembley Sheffield Wednesday held off a spirited Brighton side to reach the Championship play-off final at Wembley on 28 May. Lewis Dunk put the hosts ahead when he volleyed in a set-piece from Anthony Knockaert, who also hit the post during a […]

Pardew to rotate with Final in mind

13 May

Alan Pardew will rest players ahead of next week’s FA Cup final for Crystal Palace’s final Premier League game against Southampton. Joe Ledley is out after fracturing his leg against Stoke last weekend, while Yohan Cabaye and Wilfried Zaha are nursing minor injuries so are unlikely to play as Saints end their league campaign. With […]

Spurs in striker race

13 May

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is hoping the lure of Champions League football will be enough to land Marseille’s Michy Batshuayi. Spurs face a battle with London rivals West Ham for the Belgium international but have the ace of Europe’s Premier competition to dangle under his nose, whereas West Ham can offer the Europa League at […]

Eric Black admits he’s still in the dark about Aston Villa job past the end of the season

7 May

Aston Villa caretaker manager Eric Black remains uncertain about his future at Villa Park, despite there being just two games of the Premier League season remaining. Black took over from Remi Garde in March and, managing to lose all of his five games in charge, the Midlands side were relegated from the top flight on his watch […]

Fulham v Bolton Wanderers

6 May

BBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website Fulham forward Moussa Dembele will miss the final match of the season due to a calf injury. Slavisa Jokanovic is also without defensive duo Fernando Amorebieta and Michael Madl due to injury. On-loan […]

Wolves ‘close, but not close enough’

30 Apr

Kenny Jackett led Wolves to promotion in April 2014 to cap a memorable first season in charge Wolves head coach Kenny Jackett has admitted that setting an unwanted club record of four consecutive goalless draws at Molineux is not the ideal way to end a frustrating season. The up-for-sale club, who are 14th in the […]

Sanogo ‘should be banned for season’

9 Mar

Yaya Sanogo’s Charlton side are in the Championship relegation zone, two places below MK Dons Charlton striker Yaya Sanogo should be “banned for the rest of the season” for his “disgusting” red card against MK Dons, says Dons boss Karl Robinson. Sanogo, on loan from Arsenal, was sent off during injury-time of the 0-0 draw […]