Tag Archives: Transfer News

Conte ‘stronger’ as ‘ugly story’ ends

17 May

Antonio Conte has also managed Arezzo, Bari and Atlanta Incoming Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he feels “stronger” after being cleared of any wrongdoing in a match-fixing scandal from 2011. The 46-year-old, who will lead Italy at Euro 2016 next month before joining Chelsea, was accused of doing nothing to halt a scandal while boss […]

Conte ‘stronger’ as ‘ugly story’ ends

17 May

Antonio Conte has also managed Arezzo, Bari and Atlanta Incoming Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he feels “stronger” after being cleared of any wrongdoing in a match-fixing scandal from 2011. The 46-year-old, who will lead Italy at Euro 2016 next month before joining Chelsea, was accused of doing nothing to halt a scandal while boss […]

Liverpool’s forgotten hero Wallace

17 May

Inside-forward Gordon Wallace played 22 times for Liverpool, scoring six goals When Liverpool take on Sevilla in Wednesday’s Europa League final Gordon Wallace will be watching on television in the Shankly Hotel in the city. Wallace’s name might not have the same cachet as Keegan, Dalglish or Rush but his place in Liverpool history is […]

Owner Cellino ‘regrets’ buying Leeds

16 May

Massimo Cellino took over Leeds United in April 2014 Leeds United chairman Massimo Cellino would like to leave the club and wishes he had never come to Elland Road. He was acquitted of tax evasion in an Italian court last week and is waiting to hear if his disqualification by the Football League will now […]

Boss ‘likely’ to stay

16 May

Norwich boss Alex Neil has confirmed he is ‘likely’ to be in charge of the club’s bid to return to the Premier League next season. The Canaries ended their season with a disappointing 3-0 defeat by Everton at Goodison Park four days after their relegation from the Barclays Premier League was sealed. There has been […]

Watford 2-2 Sunderland

15 May

Sunderland were held to a 2-2 draw at Vicarage Road as a second half Troy Deeney penalty salvaged a point for Watford. Sunderland opened the scoring with Jack Rodwell in the 39th minute. His low shot from the edge of the six yard box left Hereulho Gomes with no chance. The second half saw a […]

No English managers soon – Allardyce

15 May

Allardyce has also managed at Bolton, Newcastle, Blackburn and West Ham in the Premier League Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce has warned there could be no English managers in the Premier League “very shortly” if current trends continue. Only three of this season’s 20 Premier League clubs now have English bosses. “We train our guys pretty […]

Rangers move to sign Burnley’s Barton

14 May

Barton was named Burnley’s player of the year after helping them gain promotion to the Premier League Rangers have made a move to sign Burnley midfielder Joey Barton on a free transfer this summer. The 33-year-old was shown round the club’s Auchenhowie training ground on Saturday. Talks will continue and a deal could be imminent. […]

Man arrested by police probing attack

14 May

A 28-year-old man has been arrested by detectives investigating the attack on the Manchester United team bus before Tuesday’s clash. The suspect handed himself in to an east London police station on Friday and was arrested on suspicion of violent disorder. He was bailed to a date in mid-August, pending further inquiries. Commander BJ Harrington […]

Wales’ Ledley 50-50 for Euros – Pardew

14 May

Joe Ledley has won 61 caps for Wales and scored four goals Crystal Palace’s Joe Ledley will miss the FA Cup final and is rated “50-50” to be fit for Wales at Euro 2016. Ledley fractured a leg against Stoke, but Wales assistant manager Osian Roberts has said he could be in their squad for […]