Tag Archives: St Etienne

Gareth Bale goal for Southampton: Watch the Real Madrid man’s first strike in professional football

6 Aug

It has been 10 years (06/08/06) since a 17-year-old Gareth Bale scored his first goal in professional football. Graduating from the Southampton academy Bale was playing against Derby and gave Lee Camp no chance by curling a brilliant free-kick past him. It looked to have put Saints on course for a win, especially when Bradley Wright-Phillips put […]

Charlton sign Norwich’s Rudd on loan

4 Aug

Declan Rudd has made a total of 34 appearances for Norwich since making his debut in 2009 League One side Charlton Athletic have signed Norwich City goalkeeper Declan Rudd on a season-long loan deal. The 25-year-old made 14 appearances for the Canaries last season, 11 of which were in the Premier League. “We are delighted […]

Rotherham sign Falkirk’s Vaulks

31 Jul

Will Vaulks has signed for Rotherham, who finished 21st in the Championship last season Rotherham United have signed Falkirk midfielder Will Vaulks for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal. The 22-year-old started his career at Tranmere Rovers but moved to the Scottish Championship side in 2013. Vaulks also had a spell in non-league with […]

Watford 2 Sunderland 2: Hornets battle back on Quique Sanchez Flores’ farewell

16 May

The Black Cats looked on course to celebrate achieving Barclays League survival with a final-day victory as Jack Rodwell and then Jeremain Lens put them in front. But both times Watford hit back, Sebastian Prodl heading home and Troy Deeney converting a second-half penalty to ensure the Hornets took a point, with honorary life president […]

Swansea American takeover edges closer

20 Apr

Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins (left) with fellow director and major shareholder Martin Morgan Swansea City’s American takeover is edging closer to completion – and BBC Wales has learned which club directors are selling or keeping their shares. US businessmen Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan lead a consortium that is in talks to buy a 60% […]

Leicester have none YET – but which club has the most PFA Player of the Year award winners?

20 Apr

The PFA awards take place on Sunday with, among others, the PFA Player of the Year, Team of the Year and Young Player of the Year announced. Competing for the top award this year are Leicester City trio Jamie Vardy, Riyad Mahrez and N’Golo Kante, Tottenham’s Harry Kane, West Ham’s Dimitri Payet and Arsenal’s Mesut […]

Boss Karanka hails ‘amazing’ Boro

20 Apr

Aitor Karanka’s Middlesbrough have won 26 games in the Championship this season, more than any other side in the league Middlesbrough head coach Aitor Karanka says his side fully deserve to be top of the Championship table with three games left to play. Boro are unbeaten in their last seven matches and are two points […]

Callum Wilson sets himself big target despite missing six months

11 Apr

ASTON VILLA (4-2-3-1): Guzan 4; Bacuna 5, Lescott 4, Clark 4, Cissokho 4; Lyden 4 (Gestede 46, 5), Westwood 5; Sinclair 5 (Adama 71), Gana 4, Richardson 5 (Grealish 84); AYEW 6.Subs: Bunn, Richards, Sanchez, Toner.Up next: Manchester Utd (a), Premier League, Saturday BOURNEMOUTH (4-2-3-1): Boruc 6; Francis 7, Elphick 7, Cook 7, Daniels 7; […]

Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 Manchester United

10 Apr

Tottenham kept their Premier League title hopes alive with three goals in six second-half minutes in a 3-0 win over Manchester United. It looked like Louis van GaalÂ’s side would take at least a point away from White Hart Lane with the game goalless approaching the final 20 minutes. However, after Dele Alli put Spurs […]

Alan Pardew: Norwich better be ready – Palace fans will make an amazing noise on Saturday

7 Apr

“Speaking to them this week, the fans are up for this game and I think Norwich will find it difficult. “It can be very loud and intimidating and they will have to deal with it. “I’m disappointed with our home form but we have not had much justice there.”