Tag: Thibaut Courtois

Who wants the title and who is anxious?

Media playback is not supported on this device Superstar managers set to do battle in Premier League Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is expecting a “great battle” and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is feeling “more anxiety” but, at Manchester United, Jose Mourinho is only targeting the title. Mourinho is not the only top manager with big

Lyon ace linked with switch

Arsenal are ready to make a move for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette after missing out on a deal to sign Leicester’s Jamie Vardy. Vardy turned his back on a £20million switch to the Emirates Stadium after penning a bumper new deal with the Foxes, and Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has now been forced to look

Fulham release Kacaniklic and O’Hara

Jamie O’Hara has had spells at Tottenham, Wolves and Blackpool Jamie O’Hara is among four senior players released by Championship club Fulham following the end of the season. The 29-year-old midfielder scored one goal in 39 appearances after joining the Whites from Blackpool last summer. Defenders Dan Burn and Shaun Hutchinson and midfielder Alexander Kacaniklic

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, June 8: Man City make £50m striker swoop, Matic wants Man United move and Liverpool in for Leroy Sane?

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers… Manchester City are ready to pay £50million for Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. And new boss Pep Guardiola is ready to go toe-to-toe with his old foe Real Madrid in a massive money battle for the most wanted forward in Europe. (Daily Mirror) Manchester United expect to complete the

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang,

‘For now, I am happy at Leicester’ – N’Golo Kante plays down exit talk as Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain linked with moves

N’Golo Kante has played down speculation linking him with a move away from Leicester. The Frenchman has enjoyed a sensational debut Premier League campaign after arriving from Caen for £5.6million last summer. He was a virtual ever-present for the Foxes, playing a key role in the club’s remarkable title triumph, and was nominated for the Professional Footballers’ Association

Coral Daily Download – Former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini now clear favourite for Everton job

Coral’s Nicola McGeady joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round up the latest sporting odds. Everton are still searching for a new boss after sacking Roberto Martinez a fortnight ago. Former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has been backed into 6/4 for the job, while Ronald Koeman and Frank de Boer are 4/1 and David Moyes is 8/1