Tag Archives: Shakhtar Donetsk’

Oxford United 2-4 Brighton & Hove Albion

24 Aug

Elvis Manu nets Brighton’s third goal Brighton scored three late goals to see off a brave challenge from Oxford United in the EFL Cup second round. Sam Adekugbe gave Championship side Brighton the lead after 69 seconds before Wes Thomas equalised. Kazenga Lua Lua’s low 25-yard strike restored Brighton’s lead moments before Oxford captain John […]

CONFIRMED! Everton defender Brendan Galloway joins West Brom on loan

22 Aug

West Brom have signed 20-year-old defender Brendan Galloway on loan from Everton, the Merseyside club have confirmed. The left-back joins on a season-long deal to become the Baggies second summer signing. West Brom boss Tony Pulis has been hunting a left-back after Chris Brunt was injured in March and was forced to play Jonny Evans out […]

Barca confirm agreement with Man City for Bravo but deal will only happen on one condition

21 Aug

The Chile stopper looks to be heading to The Etihad, but the La Liga side still have one condition for the deal to go through. Barca director Robert Fernandez insists that the 33-year-old will only be able to leave if they can find a replacement.

Aitor Karanka sets Alvaro Negredo big challenge ahead of Sunderland clash

21 Aug

“I’m really pleased with his attitude since he arrived. When he’s fully fit, he’s going to score goals.’’ Spaniard Karanka said of his compatriot: “When we approached him, we knew he needed confidence. “For him, the Premier League is the best for football and he needed a coach, a club, who trusted him. I could […]

Newcastle’s Isaac Hayden fulfils childhood fantasy of scoring at St. James’s Park

20 Aug

“Now I can say I’ve scored a goal at the same end as Santiago!” Isaac Hayden “Growing up in the south, I had no links with Newcastle but my impression was that it must be a really big club because they’re making a film about it. “I used to get goosebumps […]

Ayew absence tempered by Payet’s return

20 Aug

Andre Ayew is set to be out for four months so misses Sunday’s home game against Bournemouth but Dimitri Payet should return. Summer signing Ayew is unlikely to play again this year due to his untimely thigh injury but boss Slaven Bilic is expected to bring Payet back into his starting line-up after the France […]

Chelsea FC news: Fans laugh as Leicester lose to Hull without N’Golo Kante

13 Aug

Did N’Golo Kante make Danny Drinkwater look better than he is? That’s what some fans think after watching Leicester begin their Premier League title defence against Hull, a team widely tipped for relegation. The club lost 2-1 in the first game of the new season and many have pointed to the loss of Kante, who […]

Burton Albion v Bristol City

12 Aug

Nigel Clough will lead Burton Albion in their first ever home match in English football’s second tier BBC coverage How to follow: BBC Radio Derby, BBC Radio Bristol; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough is expected to make a number of changes for the club’s first ever Championship […]

Premier League away kits 2016/17: Every club’s new strip ranked – from worst to first

4 Aug

The Premier League season is nearly upon us. We’re ready for all the action and it appears the player are too, as they get kitted out for the campaign. We’ve already seen the 2016/17 home kits for every team and ranked them – see who came out on top here. But what about the away jerseys? […]

Norwich in talks with Spurs’ Pritchard

4 Aug

Alex Pritchard made only three appearances for West Brom during a loan spell last season Norwich City are in talks to sign Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Alex Pritchard, reports BBC Radio Norfolk. Pritchard, a former England Under-21 international, has made two senior appearances for Spurs. He has scored a total of 20 goals in 100 matches […]