Tag Archives: Watford

Payet bid ruled out

14 Jun

West Ham have no intention of cashing in on Dimitri Payet this summer following reports Chelsea are preparing a move. Chelsea scouts have been tracking the France international for some time and reports say they have urged new Blues boss Antonio Conte to make a move. However, the Hammers have no intention of selling […]

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

3 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 […]

Sunderland ‘can win last five games’

22 Apr

Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole started his career at Middlesbrough Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole thinks they can earn maximum points from their remaining games and avoid relegation from the Premier League. The Black Cats beat relegation rivals Norwich on Sunday to move one point from safety with five matches left, but still have to play Arsenal […]

Everton set Lukaku's transfer price at &pound50m

29 Mar

print The winter window might have shut, but the rumour mill rolls on. As always, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes to the latest rumours and gossip. See the latest deals here. TOP STORY: Romelu Lukaku? That’ll be £50 million How Everton must wish they had enjoyed a more consistent […]

Cisse will be key for Rafa

25 Mar

Rafa Benitez hopes to use experienced striker Papiss Cisse as much as possible in Newcastle’s relegation fight. Senegal international Cisse, who has 36 Premier League goals in just over 100 appearances in total for the Magpies, is now fit again and Benitez believes he can be a significant weapon in the crucial run-in to the […]

Diego Simeone eyes incredible summer move: Chelsea and Man United on red alert

13 Mar

Atletico’s interest in Lukaku could be a massive blow to Manchester United and Chelsea. The Sun claimed earlier this month that Blues owner Roman Abramovich is keen to bring the 22-year-old back to Stamford Bridge. It’s understood technical director Michael Emenalo is also desperate for a Lukaku return, despite letting him leave previously.

Team News: Tottenham handed huge fitness boost for Aston Villa clash

11 Mar

“We have a big challenge against Aston Villa on Sunday” Mauricio Pochettino Spurs are looking to close a five-point gap behind league leaders Leicester. Boss Mauricio Pochettino said: “We have a big challenge against Aston Villa on Sunday. “We are in a very good position in the league and we will […]

Boro lacked Millers’ desire – Karanka

11 Mar

Middlesbrough have lost two of their last three Championship matches Head coach Aitor Karanka has said Middlesbrough did not have the same “desire” as Rotherham as his side lost 1-0 to the Millers on Tuesday night. Boro dominated the first half with David Nugent and Gaston Ramirez both guilty of missing gilt-edged chances, before Lee […]

Chelsea are ‘now in transition’, says Guus Hiddink after Paris Saint-Germain knock Blues out of Champions League

10 Mar

Interim boss Guus Hiddink admits Chelsea face a period of uncertainty and transition in the absence of Champions League football. The Blues crashed out of Europe on Wednesday​ as Paris St Germain were 2-1 winners at Stamford Bridge for a 4-2 aggregate success in the last-16 tie. The west Londoners are well adrift of qualifying through the […]