Tag Archives: Wayne Rooney

Ozil, Giroud and Sanchez out… which flimsy team could Arsenal field in Prem opener?

14 Jul

Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey will need some time off after their scintillating Euro 2016 performances. Alexis Sanchez picked up an ankle injury while playing for Chile against Argentina in the Copa America final. The Chilean will need some more time to reach top form. That means Wenger might have to […]

Giggs leaving Man Utd after 29 years

1 Jul

Media playback is not supported on this device Ryan Giggs: Welsh winger’s illustrious career at Man Utd Ryan Giggs has ended his 29-year stay at Manchester United by agreeing a settlement with the Old Trafford club. United are expected to release an official statement in the coming days. Giggs, 42, had a year remaining on […]

EXCLUSIVE: Newcastle could lose one of their star players to rivals

29 Jun

Boro chiefs were keeping a close eye on Krul before he suffered a knee ligament injury in October. The Dutchman has a year left on his current deal but his future at St James’ Park is uncertain. Rafa Benitez has this week moved to sign Gent goalkeeper Matz Sels for £5m. Sels has had a […]

Saints exit confirmed by Wanyama comments

19 Jun

Tottenham target Victor Wanyama has been quoted by Kenyan media saying he is leaving Southampton this summer. The midfielder is a top target for Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino, who first signed him for Saints when he was in charge there in 2013, and he is expected to land the 24-year-old for around £11million this summer […]

Which clubs travel the furthest? The Premier League’s longest away days revealed

18 Jun

CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE TO SEE HOW FAR YOUR CLUB WILL HAVE TO TRAVEL NEXT SEASON IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE The 2016/17 season is edging ever closer and fans of English top flight clubs can now begin to start making travel arrangements for matches. The fixture list for the upcoming campaign was released on […]

‘Some Rovers fans would doubt Mourinho’

6 Jun

Owen Coyle has been in charge at Falkirk, St Johnstone, Burnley, Bolton, Wigan and Houston Dynamo Owen Coyle has asked for Blackburn fans to get behind the team after his appointment as Rovers manager. The 53-year-old Scot replaced Paul Lambert at Ewood Park on a two-year deal after he left his role with Major League […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

1 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Tuesday, May 31: Atletico Madrid prepare ‘huge’ Costa bid, Barcelona target Man United star and MORE

31 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers… Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is preparing a huge bid to bring striker Diego Costa back from Chelsea. (Daily Star) In-demand and out-of-contract striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could choose to join his former club Malmo ahead of Manchester United this summer. (The Sun) Barcelona are considering a swoop for […]

Napoli hold talks with Gonzalo Higuain as Arsenal and Chelsea interest intensifies

26 May

Napoli will hold contract talks with Gonzalo Higuain this week as interest from Arsenal and Chelsea continues to grow. The striker bagged a staggering 38 goals in 42 appearances last season, sparking interest from several clubs. Arsenal and Chelsea are both tracking the 28-year-old, while Paris Saint-Germain are also ready to make an approach. But, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Saturday, May 14: Xhaka wants Arsenal move, Premier League sides line up for Real Madrid star and MORE!

14 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Saturday’s newspapers… Swiss star Granit Xhaka wants his move to Arsenal finalised before Euro 2016, after Borussia Monchengladbach rejected a reported £34million bid for the 23-year-old midfielder. (Daily Star) Premier League sides Manchester United, Manchester City and the Gunners are all keen on signing Real Madrid winger James Rodriguez, […]