Tag: Tottenham Hotspur

Adam Johnson guilty of child sex charge: Sunderland deny knowing shamed star was intending to change his plea

Sunderland have released a statement insisting they were unaware Adam Johnson was planning to plead guilty to any child sex offences. Johnson is facing a lengthy spell in prison after he was found guilty of one count of sexual activity with a 15-year-old schoolgirl by a jury at Bradford Crown Court. He had previously admitted grooming the girl and one

Mandzukic in Premier switch

Tottenham Hotspur will reportedly launch a bid for Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic in the summer transfer window. Spurs are right in the hunt for a surprise Premier League title win this season and are just two points adrift of table-toppers Leicester City going into the weekend’s action. A Champions League place is almost assured for

Jurgen Klopp’s methods making me ‘an even better player’, says Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho

Philippe Coutinho insists Liverpool are moving in the right direction thanks to Jurgen Klopp’s ‘heavy metal football’, but also admits he has a soft spot for former boss Brendan Rodgers. The Brazil international hit a purple patch in late October/November with four goals in three matches, including one in the 4-1 thrashing of Sunday’s Capital

Transfer rumours and paper review – Friday, February 19

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Friday’s newspapers… Manchester United considering selling Wayne Rooney in the summer after receiving a bid from a Chinese Super League club. The 30-year-old Red Devils and England captain could as least £500,000-a-week if he joins the football revolution in the Far East. (Manchester Evening News) The Red Devils are open to allowing