Teddy Bishop has made five appearances for Ipswich Town this season BBC coverage How to follow: BBC local radio; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy could start Teddy Bishop in place of Kevin Bru for their Championship game against Preston North End. Trialist Leon Best is unlikely to
Former Cardiff City midfielder Aaron Ramsey (R) starred for Wales at Euro 2016 Aaron Ramsey is an injury worry for Wales’ opening World Cup qualifier against Moldova on 5 September. Midfielder Ramsey, 25, came off in Arsenal’s Premier League opener against Liverpool because of suspected hamstring damage. The injury came after news that Crystal Palace
Yannick Bolasie is travelling to Merseyside to undergo a medical ahead of a £30m move to Everton from Crystal Palace, reports claim. Palace boss Alan Pardew admitted after his side’s 1-0 defeat against West Brom on Saturday that Bolasie was heading for the exit door, and that is likely to happen sooner rather than later.
Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading
Ipswich Town finished one place outside the Championship play-off places last season Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy says he was left “fuming” by his side’s 1-1 draw with League Two Cambridge United in Saturday’s pre-season friendly. U’s striker Joe Pigott cancelled out Andre Dozzell’s opener in the 89th minute after Town lost the ball. “I’m
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has completed the signing of keeper Alex Manninger on a free transfer, subject to international clearance. The 39-year-old former Arsenal keeper left Augsburg in the summer and Press Association Sport understands he has signed a one-year contract.
Manninger will provide back-up to Simon Mignolet and fellow new arrival Loris Karius, who
West Ham have been handed a boost in their efforts to sign striker Mario Gomez after he decided to get out of Turkey. The former Bayern Munich striker has decided to leave Besiktas, where he had been on an extended loan, due to the unrest in the country and return to Fiorentina and that has
Everton are hoping to land Leicester’s Steve Walsh as their director of football but will turn to Jordi Cruyff if they fail. New Goodison chief Ronald Koeman is hoping to recreate the recruitment structure he had in place during his time at Southampton.
The Everton boss has targeted Walsh as his first choice following his
Stoke have taken Finland youth striker Niklas Jokelainen, who has previously trained with Chelsea, on a six-month trial. The 16-year-old has spent time with Chelsea and also London rivals Fulham but will now get the chance to impress the Potters and will train with the club’s Under-18 and Under-21 side in a bid to earn
Hector Bellerin will be included in Spain’s squad for this summer’s European Championship if Dani Carvajal fails to prove his fitness, Vicente del Bosque has confirmed. The Arsenal full-back only made his debut for the reigning champions on Sunday, playing the full 90 minutes of the 3-1 friendly win over Bosnia. Bellerini, orignally named on the standby list