Tag Archives: Victor Valdes

No Everton interest in Hart – Koeman

26 Aug

Media playback is not supported on this device Everton not interested in Hart – Koeman Everton manager Ronald Koeman says he has “no interest” in signing goalkeeper Joe Hart from Manchester City. The England international, 29, has been strongly linked with a loan move to Goodison Park after being told by City boss Pep Guardiola […]

Shrewsbury Town 0-1 Milton Keynes Dons

6 Aug

MK Dons started life after relegation from the Championship with a hard-earned win at Shrewsbury. Daniel Powell’s second-half goal proved the difference as Karl Robinson’s men collected maximum points. Dons threatened from two early corners, with Dean Lewington heading over and Joe Walsh then forcing a comfortable save from goalkeeper Jayson Leutwiler. But Shrewsbury, once […]

Everton sign midfielder Gueye from Villa

2 Aug

Idrissa Gueye has won 32 caps for Senegal Everton have signed Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye from Championship side Aston Villa on a four-year deal. Gueye joined Villa for £9m from French side Lille in July 2015 and made 35 Premier League appearances as they were relegated last season. Villa were unable to retain him after […]

Zenga ‘has experience’ for Wolves job

2 Aug

Walter Zenga most recently managed Middle Eastern club Al-Shaab Wolves head coach Walter Zenga says he is experienced enough to take charge of the Championship club despite never managing in England before. The former Inter Milan goalkeeper, 56, was appointed on Saturday after Kenny Jackett was sacked the previous day. “Experience is very important in […]

Transfer window 2016: Why huge transfer fees for Pogba, Higuain and the rest don’t matter

28 Jul

talkSPORT’s Ian Cruise explains why escalating transfer fees are no problem… There has been much hand wringing and shaking of heads over Gonzalo Higuaín’s £75million move from Napoli to Juventus. But why? So what? Yes, it currently makes him the third most expensive player in the history of the game (about to be relegated to […]

Napoli star on Blues radar

26 Jul

Chelsea are interested in signing Napoli central defender Kalidou Koulibaly this summer, according to the player’s agent. New Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte is currently shaping his squad ahead of his first season at the club and has already secured the signings of Michy Batshuayi and N’Golo Kante. Conte is yet to strengthen his defensive […]

Jose Mourinho: This is what I think about Zlatan Ibrahimovic

14 Jul

“You need to understand him. “He’s a funny guy, and if you don’t know him, maybe you think with some quotes, he’s a bit arrogant. But, he’s just a funny guy. So, I would just say that. “Funny, winner and goalscorer. I was so happy to get him, and obviously, he’s happy to work for […]

Champions League group stage sides’ transfers

9 Jul


©AFP/Getty Images Seydou Doumbia will represent Basel next term ©AFP/Getty Images Gökhan Gönül has swapped Fenerbahçe for Beşiktaş ©AFP/Getty Images Thomas Meunier has left Club Brugge for Paris ©Getty Images Ron-Robert Zieler has switched to Leicester ©AFP/Getty Images Paris have added Hatem Ben Arfa to their squad ©Getty Images Álvaro Morata has returned to Madrid […]

West Brom sign QPR’s Matt Phillips

6 Jul

Matt Phillips (left) helped QPR to promotion in 2013-14 and made 25 Premier League appearances. West Brom have signed Matt Phillips from Championship side QPR on a four-year deal reported to be worth £5.5m. Midfielder Phillips, 25, spent three seasons with QPR, playing 94 times and scoring 14 goals. The Scotland international helped the R’s […]

Blues eye Paris raid

6 Jul

Chelsea are reported to be weighing up a move for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi, who is considering his future. The 29-year-old has been with the French giants for the last five years but is now keen on finding a new challenge, and Chelsea could offer him that. Reports claim that the Blues and Premier […]