Tag Archives: Stephan Lichtsteiner

Rafa Benitez: This is why I’d be happy to lose the Tyne-Wear derby

19 Mar

It may not be the rallying cry fans want to hear ahead of the most important North East showdown of modern times. And Benitez accepts a home win could give Newcastle the momentum to haul themselves clear of the relegation zone and leave Sunderland demoralised. But the former Real Madrid coach was brought in for […]

‘It is realistic now’ – Slaven Bilic says West Ham are targeting top four finish in the Premier League

5 Mar

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic insists a top-four finish in the Premier League is now a realistic ambition. A 1-0 victory over Tottenham on Wednesday has left the sixth-placed Hammers just one point adrift of the Champions League spots with Saturday’s visit to Everton the first of their remaining 10 matches this season. Bilic admits […]