Tag Archives: Tiago Ilori

Chelsea doctor ‘rejected £1.2m payoff’

6 Jun

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Eva Carneiro (left) is claiming constructive dismissal against the football club Former Chelsea first team doctor Eva Carneiro rejected a £1.2m settlement from the club, documents submitted to her employment tribunal show. Dr Carneiro is claiming constructive dismissal against the football club. She is also bringing a separate legal […]

Charlton sign Yamfam from Stevenage

5 Jun

Louis-Michel Yamfam helped Charlton’s under-18 side win the league title this season Managerless Charlton Athletic have signed winger Louis-Michel Yamfam from Stevenage for an undisclosed fee. He becomes the club’s first signing following relegation from the Championship this season and has agreed a two-year deal. Yamfam spent the final weeks of the campaign on loan […]

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

3 Jun

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, […]

‘Speedo Mick’ smashes fundraising target

27 Apr

Image copyright Michael Cullen Image caption Michael Cullen updated his followers on social media throughout the 200-mile trek A football fan who walked to Wembley wearing his swimming trunks has broken his £50,000 fundraising target. Everton supporter Michael Cullen, 50, completed the 11-day challenge ahead of his team’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester United on […]

Manchester United fans save the date – Liverpool’s title drought is now longer than yours!

26 Apr

Manchester United fans will have a wry smile on their face this week as the tables were turned on their fierce rivals Liverpool. Fans of the Reds have taunted their United counterparts for more than a quarter of a century but this week the passing of an anniversary means it is now the Red Devils […]

Late winner keeps Hull’s faint automatic promotion hopes alive

19 Apr

Hull’s hopes of earning automatic promotion from the Sky Bet Championship remain alive after a scrappy 2-1 victory at Reading. The struggling home side went in front early on when defender Jake Cooper nodded in powerfully from an Oliver Norwood free-kick. But Hull were level at half-time through leading scorer Abel Hernandez and grabbed the […]

Premier League results: Newcastle heading for relegation, Palace nearing safety and Swansea end Chelsea’s unbeaten run

10 Apr

After the London derby thriller between West Ham and Arsenal, here’s what happened in the 3pm games… Aston Villa 1-2 Bournemouth Steve Cook’s classy flick at Brad Guzan’s near post gave Bournemouth a half-time lead and Josh King doubled the lead in the second half. Jordan Ayew scored a late goal for the home team, […]

Bolton’s Wilkinson in Pompey loan move

1 Apr

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 […]

Championship round-up: Neil Warnock’s Rotherham move out of drop zone, Brighton enter top two, Bristol City THRASH Bolton

22 Mar

Burnley were denied the chance to move six points clear at the top of the Championship as Wolves equalised in stoppage time to draw 1-1. Sam Vokes’ second-half strike looked to have set the Clarets on their way to victory, but Danny Batth met Nathan Byrne’s cross to net that vital leveller after 92 minutes. Brighton moved […]

Rowett critical of ‘inept officiating’

11 Mar

Gary Rowett’s Birmingham are winless in their last four away matches Manager Gary Rowett says Birmingham were the victims of “inept officiating” in Tuesday’s 2-0 defeat at Blackburn. Blues were denied a penalty when Clayton Donaldson appeared to be fouled by Ben Marshall just before Danny Graham doubled Blackburn’s lead. “You look back to the […]