Tag: West Ham

Fulham 2-1 Middlesbrough (AET)

Lasse Vigen Christensen signed a new deal with Fulham this week Championship side Fulham came from behind to knock out Middlesbrough in the EFL Cup second-round. Top-flight Boro took the lead in the ninth minute as David Nugent headed in debutant Fabio’s back post cross. Cauley Woodrow was denied by Brad Guzan for the hosts

Ayew absence tempered by Payet’s return

Andre Ayew is set to be out for four months so misses Sunday’s home game against Bournemouth but Dimitri Payet should return. Summer signing Ayew is unlikely to play again this year due to his untimely thigh injury but boss Slaven Bilic is expected to bring Payet back into his starting line-up after the France

Barnsley v Queens Park Rangers

Paul Heckingbottom has only lost five of his 24 matches in charge of Barnsley BBC coverage How to follow: BBC local radio; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom has no new injury or suspension worries following Saturday’s 2-0 home win against Derby. Striker Sam Winnall remains sidelined with

‘Number of investors in Forest talks’

Kuwati businessman Fawaz Al Hasawi bought Nottingham Forest in 2012 Nottingham Forest owner Fawaz Al Hasawi is “discussing investment in the club with different parties”, despite saying in July that he hoped a takeover would be completed in a month. Forest are awaiting EFL approval for the purchase of the club by Evangelos Marinakis, owner

Phelan in charge for Hull’s opening game

Phelan won one cap for England as a player and was assistant manager to Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United for five years Caretaker boss Mike Phelan will take charge of Hull in their Premier League opener against Leicester on Saturday. The 53-year-old took temporary charge of the top-flight newcomers after Steve Bruce left the