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

11 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, […]

Chelsea target Antonio Rudiger plays down talk of Roma exit: ‘I know nothing. I am only focused on Euro 2016’

4 Jun

Roma defender Antonio Rudiger has palmed off questions over his future – amid talk of a £20m bid from Chelsea. New Blues boss Antonio Conte is a huge admirer of the centre-back, 23, and he will put him high on his list of transfer targets when he takes charge at Stamford Bridge after Italy’s Euro […]

Europa League final: ‘I don’t expect to start,’ admits Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson

18 May

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson faces an anxious wait to discover whether he will lead out the side in the Europa League final. The England midfielder returned to action with a 26-minute cameo against West Brom on Sunday after more than five weeks out with a knee ligament injury. But as Liverpool prepare for their first […]

The truth behind Mauricio Pochettino’s meeting with Sir Alex Ferguson

11 May

Starport revealed yesterday that the Tottenham boss dined with Sir Alex in London. Spurs claim there was nothing sinister in the meet-up, with the Argentine already verbally agreeing a new contract at White Hart Lane. Pochettino has been linked with the Manchester United job if Louis van Gaal is given the boot. The Dutchman could be […]

Revealed: Which Premier League club’s website got the most hits this season?

11 May

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE WHICH PREMIER LEAGUE CLUB’S WEBSITE GOT THE MOST VISITS OVER THE COURSE OF THE SEASON Leicester pulled off the impossible dream by battling their way to the title this season. But which club topped the charts in terms of traffic to their official website during the campaign? *Data […]

Winston Reid seals a fairytale comeback as West Ham bid farewell to Upton Park

11 May

Winston Reid “It was just meant to be tonight. It is brilliant for us. It was the best atmosphere we have played in.  “The fans have been with us through the good times and the bad times.” Louis van Gaal “It is very disappointing because we were ahead. We gave it away because of the […]

Evans expects swift decision on future

30 Apr

Steve Evans’ Leeds lost their final home game of the season 2-1 to Charlton on Saturday Leeds head coach Steve Evans says his future at Elland Road may be resolved before the club’s final game of the season at Preston on 7 May. Speaking after Saturday’s 2-1 loss to Charlton, Evans revealed he held talks […]

Bolton Wanderers 1-0 Hull City

30 Apr

Stephen Dobbie scored Bolton’s winner against Hull, five minutes after coming on as a substitute Stephen Dobbie’s goal ensured relegated Bolton ended a 14-match winless run with victory over play-off-bound Hull. Substitute Dobbie found the net with a neat finish from close range after the visitors failed to clear a cross. Earlier, keeper Eldin Jakupovic […]

Hillsborough jury to reveal conclusions

26 Apr

Image caption The 1989 match at Sheffield Wednesday’s ground was called off six minutes after kick-off The jury at the Hillsborough inquests will reveal its conclusions later into how 96 football fans were fatally injured in the 1989 stadium disaster. After hearing more than two years of evidence, the jury of six women and three […]

Man United 2 Crystal Palace 0: Darmian stunner closes gap to Arsenal

21 Apr

The Crystal Palace defender netted a humiliating own goal to gift Louis van Gaal’s men an early lead before Matteo Darmian doubled the advantage. Van Gaal made three changes but named a strong and attacking lineup that included Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford. Rival Alan Pardew, meanwhile, made seven changes from the team […]