Tag Archives: Villareal

Football fan’s 93-ground record bid

29 Aug

Image copyright Ed Wood Image caption Mr Wood is raising money for Prostate Cancer UK and is hoping to finish his challenge early next year to regain his title A football fan is taking four months off work in a bid to regain a record for attending a match at every English league ground in […]

Arsene Wenger: I’m not spending £52m om Mustafi and Perez to appease Arsenal fans

27 Aug

Watford, remember, have had eight different men in charge of their first team since the Pozzo family bought the club in summer 2012. “When I spoke to the president he gave me a three-year contract,” said Mazzarri. “He believed in me. Instead of one year or two years as often happened, he wanted to start […]

Striker apologises over ‘gay’ tweets

21 Aug

<!– Gray joined Burnley for a then club-record fee in August 2015 Warning: this article contains offensive language Burnley striker Andre Gray has apologised and asked “for forgiveness” after homophobic tweets he sent in 2012 were shared on social media. One tweet from the 25-year-old Premier League player’s account appeared to condone killing gay people. […]

McCarthy ‘fuming’ over disallowed goal

17 Aug

The last four games between Wolves and Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich have ended in draws Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy was “fuming” after Daryl Murphy had a goal disallowed in the 0-0 draw at Wolves. Murphy’s first-half header was ruled out for offside on Tuesday. “I’m delighted (with the performance) and fuming at the same time […]

Premier League teams ranked by their current captain’s achievement in the role

17 Aug

The most important figure in a football team is its captain. The skipper acts as a leader on the field, helping to keep his side on track with the manager’s tactics, while also inspiring his team-mates to perform at the highest level. Over the last 24 years, the Premier League has seen some truly phenomenal […]

Guardiola delighted with Agüero’s spot-on reaction

17 Aug


Josep Guardiola says he is happy for Sergio Agüero to continue with penalty-taking duties after the Argentina striker made amends for two spot-kick failures with a hat-trick as Manchester City beat Steaua 5-0 on Tuesday. “Yes, he missed two penalties, but after the first he wanted to take the second and I like a player […]

Premier League clubs’ cheapest tickets: How much of a bargain is it to watch your team?

4 Aug

The upcoming campaign is kicking off on August 13 and promises to be to be as exciting as ever. Fascinating players such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Ilkay Gundogan and Henrikh Mkhitaryan have joined the Prem. Many fans will look for the best prices to watch them all in action. But which club has the cheapest Premier […]

Swansea closing in deal for former Juventus star

4 Aug

“We want a good, hungry squad of players that the manager is keen to work with” Huw Jenkins And Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins has said he expects to bring in new faces before the end of the week. “It was always going to be the case after the Euros that a […]

Transfer News: All of the latest deals, news and gossip from the Premier League

4 Aug

Arsenal: The Gunners have sent scouts to watch West Brom defender Jonny Evans in action. Arsenal spies watched the ex-Man United man play in West Brom’s friendly defeat to Torquay on Monday. Bournemouth: Cherries assistant boss Jason Tindall says the club could sign two more players this summer. “We won’t see many more coming in, […]

Which Prem club has the biggest net transfer spend since 1992? How much is your side’s?

2 Aug

Teams in the English top flight are reaping the rewards of the new television deal and are spending big to secure their targets. Paul Pogba is expected to sign for Manchester United in an eye-watering £112m deal in the coming days, Sadio Mane went to Anfield in a £34m deal and Leroy Sane today moved […]