Tag Archives: Winston Reid

Ayew absence tempered by Payet’s return

20 Aug

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 […]

Owls sign Sunderland’s Buckley on loan

6 Aug

Will Buckley has made 22 Premier League appearances for Sunderland Championship club Sheffield Wednesday have signed Sunderland winger Will Buckley on a season-long loan. The 26-year-old had loan spells at the Owls’ fellow-Championship sides Leeds United and Birmingham City last season. He has previously played for Watford and Brighton, before joining Sunderland in August 2014 […]

Brentford sign Leicester’s Elder

5 Aug

Callum Elder scored one goal in 21 appearances during a loan spell at Peterborough last season Championship side Brentford have signed Leicester City defender Callum Elder on a season-long loan deal. The 21-year-old left-back came through the Foxes’ youth set-up but is yet to make a senior appearance for the Premier League champions. The Australia […]

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

3 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 […]

West Ham set to hijack Everton’s move for international midfielder

1 Aug

Everton triggered the clause last week, but now West Ham have entered the race.  The Sun state West Ham are awaiting permission from Villa to talk to the player, who is also wanted by Marseille. Irons boss Slaven Bilic is looking to strengthen his squad ahead of their debut season at the Olympic Stadium.

David Moyes pleased to be back in management after eight-month absence

1 Aug

Moyes ready for challenge Moyes remained tight-lipped on transfer rumours, which have included reports linking him with possible moves for former players Adnan Januzaj and Marouane Fellaini. “If any of those good players want to join me I’d be happy to have them,” he said. “They’re excellent players. We’re interested but I’m sure there’s a […]

Champions League teams’ pre-season friendlies

31 Jul

Arsenal (ENG) Arsène Wenger spent the first half of summer working for television at UEFA EURO 2016, where his players performed well. The Gunners were back in training before the EURO ended though, on 5 July, and kick off their campaign at home to Liverpool on 13 August. 22/07: Lens 1-1 Arsenal (Lens, France) 28/07: […]

Rotherham sign Falkirk’s Vaulks

23 Jul

Will Vaulks has signed for Rotherham, who finished 21st in the Championship last season Rotherham United have signed Falkirk midfielder Will Vaulks for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal. The 22-year-old started his career at Tranmere Rovers but moved to the Scottish Championship side in 2013. Vaulks also had a spell in non-league with […]

Bristol City sign Oxford’s O’Dowda

23 Jul

Callum O’Dowda (right) is Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson’s fifth summer signing Bristol City have signed Oxford United winger Callum O’Dowda for a fee of at least £1m. The 21-year-old, who scored 10 goals in 50 appearances for the U’s last season, has signed a three-year contract with the Championship side. O’Dowda made his […]

Everton appoint Leicester’s Walsh

21 Jul

Leicester’s title-winning squad was assembled for approximately £57m Everton have appointed Leicester City joint assistant manager and head of recruitment Steve Walsh as their new director of football. The 51-year-old had only signed a new contract with the Premier League champions in May. Former PE teacher and Chelsea scout Walsh will work with new Toffees […]