Tag: Standard Liege

Youngsters tipped to shine

Everton’s outgoing keeper Tim Howard believes “the sky’s the limit” for the team he has left behind. The American goalkeeper headed home on Monday after a decade at Goodison Park prior to joining Major League Soccer team Colorado Rapids. Saturday’s win over Norwich was Howard’s farewell game and also a glimpse of the future for

Unsettled Saint in La Liga switch talks

Real Sociedad have confirmed that talks have been held with Juanmi over the Southampton striker heading back to Spain this summer. The Spaniard is being targeted by several Primera Division sides after a disappointing season at St Mary’s following his £5million move from Malaga almost a year ago. The striker has failed to score in

MK Dons ‘should have used Alli money’

Media playback is not supported on this device ‘Getting relegated takes its toll’ MK Dons made a mistake not investing in the squad with money from Dele Alli’s sale, says boss Karl Robinson, after being relegated from the Championship. Alli joined Tottenham in February 2015, but was loaned back to the Dons to help them

O’Neil praises gutsy display

Gary O’Neil has hailed the character and spirit in the Norwich side as they battled to a 3-2 win over Newcastle at the weekend. The Canaries twice took the lead against the Magpies, but on both occasions were pegged back, before Martin Olsson grabbed the winning goal deep into stoppage time. O’Neil admits it took

Bolton’s Wilkinson in Pompey loan move

Conor Wilkinson has made only two league starts for Bolton Portsmouth have signed striker Conor Wilkinson on loan from Bolton Wanderers until the end of the season. Wilkinson, 21, who has recently been on loan at Newport, would be eligible to play in the League Two play-offs should Portsmouth be involved. He is not available

England knock shouldn’t affect Stones

John Stones is expected to be fit for Everton’s clash with Manchester United on Sunday despite picking up a knock playing for England. The centre-back went down clutching his knee late on in Tuesday night’s friendly against Holland at Wembley but, after receiving treatment, was able to carry on and see out the game. The