Tag Archives: Santi Cazorla

Wayne Rooney retains the England captaincy as Sam Allardyce encourages him to follow Jay Jay Okocha's example

30 Aug


Sam Allardyce has told Wayne Rooney to continue in his role as England captain – by following the leadership blueprint of Jay Jay Okocha. Manchester United forward Rooney, who succeeded Steven Gerrard as England captain following the 2014 World Cup, retains the armband following Allardyce’s appointment as Roy Hodgson’s successor as manager. The 30-year-old will lead […]

Transfer report: Everton keeping tabs on Dutch starlet Hakim Ziyech

13 Aug

Everton are keeping tabs on Twente playmaker Hakim Ziyech. The 23-year-old was in stunning form last season and finished the campaign with 17 goals in 33 league games. That has attracted the interest of a number of clubs, including Ajax, Burnley and Inter Milan. Everton, according to De Telegraaf, have now joined that growing list […]

Zenga wants ‘frightening’ Molineux

12 Aug

Walter Zenga won 58 caps for Italy and was his country’s number one keeper at the 1990 World Cup New Wolves head coach Walter Zenga wants the side to play with passion and make Molineux a “frightening” place for visiting teams to play, says midfielder Conor Coady. Zenga, 56, is embarking on his first job […]

Swindon bring in QPR defender Furlong

12 Aug

Darnell Furlong played all 120 minutes for QPR on Wednesday as they knocked Swindon out of the EFL Cup on penalties League One side Swindon have signed Queens Park Rangers defender Darnell Furlong on a season-long loan deal. Furlong has made five appearances for QPR, but has not featured for them in a league match […]

Keogh signs new three-year Derby deal

11 Aug

Richard Keogh began his professional career with Stoke City Derby County captain Richard Keogh has signed a new three-year deal, keeping him with the club until summer 2019. The 30-year-old defender has made 200 appearances for the Rams since joining from Coventry City in 2012. A Republic of Ireland international, Keogh made two appearances at […]

New boy ready for Boro

11 Aug

Stoke new boy Joe Allen says he is not feeling sluggish after a hectic summer and is hoping to face Middlesbrough this weekend. Allen has had just two weeks’ rest after impressing for Wales at the European Championship this summer but says he feels sharp ahead of the big kick-off against Boro. The 26-year-old has […]

Leicester yatsinzwe na Barcelona muri Suede

4 Aug

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ahmed Musa yatsinze ibitego 13 mu nkino 30 z’umugwi wa CSKA Moscow mu mwaka uheze Umukinyi Leicester City iherutse kugura £16, Ahmed Musa ni we yatsinze ibitego bibiri mu rukino batsinzemwo 4-2 mw’ihiganwa ry’imigwi yatwaye ibikombe mu bihugu vyabo. Munir ni we yinjije ubwa mbere ku mupira Messi yari ahereje […]

Stoke make offer for Liverpool’s Allen

21 Jul

Joe Allen played in every game for Wales at Euro 2016 Stoke City have made a bid in the region of £13m for Liverpool’s Wales midfielder Joe Allen. The 26-year-old, who has one year remaining on his contract, is also a target for the Potters’ Premier League rivals Swansea City, whom he left to move […]

Walcott wanted at West Ham

6 Jun

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is reported to be on the radar of West Ham United, with the Hammers willing to splash out £25million. Walcott managed just 15 Premier League starts last season and is understood to have grown frustrated at a lack of game time at the Emirates Stadium. The forward, who missed out on […]

Arsenal and Manchester United to battle it out for Wolfsburg’s £19m defender Ricardo Rodriguez

2 Jun

Arsenal and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signature of Ricardo Rodriguez, according to reports in Germany. The defender has been a regular for Wolfsburg since joining the club in 2012, racking up over 150 appearances. The 23-year-old has also excelled for Switzerland in major tournaments and clubs are now taking […]