Swansea are reported to have agreed a club-record fee with Atletico Madrid to sign striker Borja Baston. The 23-year-old is believed to be due in south Wales for his medical this week as the Premier League club act fast to replace Andre Ayew, who moved to West Ham on Monday.
Baston came through the ranks
John Terry is renowned for his ability as a goalscoring defender, and he has shown in pre-season he also has the eye for goal with an American football. Lining up a field goal at Chelsea’s pre-season training camp in the US, the centre-back showed he is a dab hand at the sport by getting the ball powerfully
Arsenal have been told to cough up £21million if they want to prise Shkodran Mustafi away from Valencia. The Gunners are in desperate need of a centre-back after Per Mertesacker was ruled out for several months with a knee injury. Manager Arsene Wenger has now promised to dip into the transfer market and the club
Chelsea lost their first pre-season friendly 2-0, being beaten by Austrian side Rapid Vienna. It was far from the perfect start for Antonio Conte, although little should be read into the result seeing as the majority of the team selected are not first-team players. However, there were key figures starting, such as John Terry, Diego
Jack Byrne is yet to make a first-team appearance for Manchester City Blackburn Rovers have signed Manchester City midfielder Jack Byrne on a season-long loan. Byrne, 20, has represented the Republic of Ireland at Under-21 level and was called up to train with the senior squad in the lead-up to Euro 2016, only to miss
If Wales are knocked out by Belgium on Friday night, they will go home as heroes, but Gareth Bale has no intention of doing that. This is the biggest game in Welsh football since 1958, and Bale has cleared his schedule until the final at the Stade de France on Sunday 10 July. Belgium might
A crumbling bloc? Fears are also growing over the likes of Denmark, Italy and the Netherlands after political leaders all called for Brexit-style referendums on the issue of EU membership. Slovakia’s far-right People’s Party today launched a petition for a referendum on the country’s EU membership. Tories reel from Cameron quitting The Conservatives are still
“It would be a really good feeling. It was not something we focused on at the start of the season but now we are here it would be good, it would be good for the fans. “We all know what it means to them – we haven’t won the league this year, but there is
Some clubs clearly have a standout big-name player, but at others it can be a bit of a surprise to find out who takes home the big bucks. Figures courtesy of Express Trainers. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE AS WE REVEAL EACH CLUB’S BEST PAID PLAYER AND HOW MUCH THEY EARN.