Tag Archives: Wigan

Champions League group stage sides’ transfers

21 Aug


Arsenal (ENG) In: Granit Xhaka (Mönchengladbach), Takuma Asano (Sanfrecce Hiroshima), Rob Holding (Bolton) Out: Tomáš Rosický (released), Mathieu Flamini (released), Mikel Arteta (released), Isaac Hayden (Newcastle United), Wojciech Szczęsny (Roma, loan), Dan Crowley (Oxford United, loan), Wellington Silva (Fluminense), Jon Toral (Granada, loan), Joel Campbell (Sporting CP, loan) Atlético Madrid (ESP) In: Nicolás Gaitán (Benfica), […]

Tottenham 1 Crystal Palace 0: Wanyama’s late header gifts Pochettino’s men victory

21 Aug

It dulled part of the atmosphere but not the energy on the pitch – although the sweat exposed by Eriksen became a laughing matter when he raced almost the length of his pitch only to fall over his own feet in sight of goal in the 20th minute. Spurs continued to charge forward and swarmed […]

Championship round-up: Nottingham Forest win seven-goal thriller, Newcastle secure second victory and QPR suffer defeat

20 Aug

Birmingham City 1-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers         Blackburn Rovers 2-2 Burton Albion Bristol City 0-1 Newcastle United          Fulham 2-2 Cardiff City Huddersfield Town 2-1 Barnsley Nottingham Forest 4-3 Wigan Athletic               Queens Park Rangers 0-2 Preston North End Reading 2-2 Brighton & Hove Albion Rotherham United 1-0 […]

Which Premier League boss is likely to be sacked first?

4 Aug

According to bookies, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is in the safest position out of all top flight bosses. It comes without surprise that new arrivals Pep Guardiola and Antonio Conte seem to be well away from the danger zone. Jose Mourinho is back in the Premier League as Manchester United‘s boss and it looks like […]

Birmingham City 2-2 Preston North End

19 Apr

Birmingham forward Clayton Donaldson has scored 11 goals this season Birmingham City ended their three-game losing run at home in the Championship, but let a 2-0 lead slip as Preston North End battled back to earn a point. Clayton Donaldson put Blues in front when he tapped in after Anders Lindegaard saved Diego Fabbrini’s shot. […]

Robson-Kanu on track for Euro 2016

6 Apr

Hal Robson-Kanu made his senior Wales debut against Croatia in May 2010 Reading forward Hal Robson-Kanu says he will be fit for Wales’ Euro 2016 campaign in France this summer. Robson-Kanu has not featured for the Championship side since suffering a thigh injury in the 1-1 draw with Cardiff on 19 March. The 26-year-old featured […]

Everton LACK team chemistry at the moment, claims Leighton Baines

4 Apr

Leighton Baines has claimed Everton’s players lack chemistry following a third successive Premier League defeat at the weekend. The Toffees fell to a 1-0 loss at Manchester United on Sunday and were booed off by the travelling fans, whose side are 12th in the table and level on points with Bournemouth. Although Roberto Martinez’s side […]

Mauricio Pochettino: This is just the start for Tottenham, we’re here to stay

4 Apr

Klopp isn’t interested in using Tottenham’s rise from outside the top four to title contenders as some sort of inspiration for his own side. But after matching second-place Spurs, the German questioned why there are 17 points and seven positions between them. “If you want to write something that makes sense about this game, then […]

Norwich 3 Newcastle 2: Olsson’s injury-time winner sends Magpies towards drop

3 Apr

“We fight tooth and nail and this was a crucial and deserved win and I have always believed we could beat the drop” Alex Neil Newcastle went into the basement battle having lost their previous seven away games in the Premier League. Norwich, in contrast, had renewed confidence after holding Manchester […]

Klopp takes a point

3 Apr

Jurgen Klopp felt Liverpool did enough to beat Tottenham on Saturday afternoon as the visitors fought back to take a point. Philippe Coutinho’s 51st-minute opener put the Reds ahead, before Harry Kane levelled by holding off Dejan Lovren and firing in his club-record 22nd Premier League goal of the campaign. Both goalkeepers were then kept […]