Tag Archives: Sporting Lisbon

Stubbs calls for Rotherham ‘winners’

28 Aug

Alan Stubbs saw his Rotherham side concede four second-half goals at Barnsley Rotherham manager Alan Stubbs says more players will leave the club than originally planned following their 4-0 thrashing at neighbours Barnsley. Speaking after Saturday’s derby, Stubbs said “one or two more will leave” before deadline day on Wednesday. “I want winners here, it’s […]

Chelsea to complete transfer deal tomorrow: Move agreed with Premier League club – report

26 Aug

Bamford failed to score for either side, but has been given another crack at the Premier League. The England Under-21 international has a lethal strike-rate in the Football League. He impressed during spells on loan at MK Dons, Derby and Middlesbrough and will now be out to prove his worth at the top table.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic upstages Paul Pogba on his Manchester United debut against Southampton

20 Aug

The second half exploded into action. Tadic had a goal disallowed in front of the Stretford End for offside but that was the kick up the backside United needed to show the game still had to be put to bed. Pogba sent Martial away to fire in a shot that forced Forster into a scrambling […]

Chelsea hero Michael Ballack: Why Eden Hazard must understand he is a superstar

19 Aug

That’s according to Germany legend Michael Ballack who spent four years at Stamford Bridge between 2006 and 2010. And the World Cup winner has backed Hazard to get back to his best this season after a disappointing campaign last time out. “He was struggling a bit last year,” he told Omnisport. “Players like him, who […]

Arsene Wenger willing to break the mould in his search for a defender

19 Aug

Wenger is always reluctant to sign and offer new deals to players past their peak. But long-term injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel – and his desire to rest Laurent Koscielny after the Euros – could force his hand. His young central defensive pairing of Calum Chambers and Rob Holding looked out of their depth […]

Hart to Anfield unlikely

17 Aug

Liverpool are being linked with a shock bid for Man City keeper Joe Hart but the England man is unlikely to make a move to Anfield. Hart’s future at City is looking bleak after new boss Pep Guardiola opted to select Willy Caballero ahead of him against both Sunderland on the opening day of the […]

Palace’s Binnom-Williams joins Posh

3 Aug

Jerome Binnom-Williams has made 59 career senior appearances Peterborough United have signed Crystal Palace left-back Jerome Binnom-Williams for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old, whose two appearances for Palace’s first team came in the League Cup, has moved to the League One side on a two-year contract. Binnom-Williams had four loan spells away from Palace, spending […]

Palace’s Binnom-Williams joins Posh

3 Aug

Jerome Binnom-Williams has made 59 career senior appearances Peterborough United have signed Crystal Palace left-back Jerome Binnom-Williams for an undisclosed fee. The 21-year-old, whose two appearances for Palace’s first team came in the League Cup, has moved to the League One side on a two-year contract. Binnom-Williams had four loan spells away from Palace, spending […]

Celtic interested in Villa’s Sinclair

2 Aug

Scott Sinclair remains with Aston Villa Celtic are interested in signing winger Scott Sinclair from Aston Villa, the Scottish champions’ first-team coach John Kennedy has confirmed. Kennedy was asked about reports that the English Championship club had rejected bids from the Glasgow outfit. “There are a number of targets we’re looking at,” he said. “He […]

Chelsea bid £60m for striker – reports

31 Jul

The Blues are desperate to land a marquee striker with Diego Costa’s future at Stamford Bridge looking increasingly uncertain. But reports this morning suggest that Conte is confident his £60m offer will be enough to bring the Belgian back to west London. He spent a couple of seasons out on loan before finally heading to […]