Alex Neil named new Norwich City manager

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Norwich City’s hunt for a new manager has ended and the appointment has been made. It may not be many fans first, second or third choice; to be honest, I’m not sure many even thought he would be in the reckoning but, Alex Neil is now the new manager of Norwich City. The former Hamilton manager impressed the Canaries board …

Read more | Comments (0)

Liverpool eyeing up move for Barcelona star

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Liverpool are said to be eyeing up an audacious move for Barcelona goalkeeper, Marc-Andre ter Stegen. The German international joined the Spanish giants from Borussia Monchengladbach for £9.7m in the summer but currently finds himself benched behind Claudio Bravo. According to reports from the Daily Star, the 22-year-old is weighing up his options as he wants to be playing first …

Read more | Comments (0)

Manchester United sign Barcelona star

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Manchester United have signed former Barcelona goalkeeper, Victor Valdes on an 18-month-deal according to reports from BBC Sport. The 32-year-old has put pen to paper and has the option of a further 1 year should both parties agree. Valdes has been training with the Red Devils since he left the Spanish outfit in the summer and says he feels he …

Read more | Comments (0)

Liverpool – Suso and Lambert to move on in January

Gareth Thomas Football 2 Comments

Liverpool fans are desperate for their club to strengthen in the January transfer window. However at the moment it seems outgoings are on the cards as TalkSport link Suso to AC Milan and The Guardian see Rickie Lambert as a target for Crystal Palace. Suso is a 21-year-old starlet who many Liverpool fans had very high hopes for. The young …

Read more | Comments (0)

Aston Villa – Villans to rescue Scott Sinclair!

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Scott Sinclair is the forgotten man of English football, a Manchester City player but with about as much game time for the Citizens as me or you, it seems a move may be on the cards. Sky Sports understand that Aston Villa may be ready to rescue Sinclair this January. Scott Sinclair is 25-years-old and after beginning his career with …

Read more | Comments (0)

Arsenal – Leeds star rules out Emirates switch

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Arsenal fans are desperate for their club to strengthen in the January transfer window but one prospective move has been ruled out. According to the Daily Star, Leeds United defender Sam Byram has said publicly he isn’t about to move to the Emirates Stadium. Sam Byram began his youth career with Leeds United back in 2005 and after graduating to …

Read more | Comments (0)

Liverpool – Milner a Reds target on the cheap

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Liverpool fans will be pleased to hear their club are linked with some faces in the January transfer window. Despite Brendan Rodgers telling the media he would only buy if it vastly improved his squad, The Times understand that Manchester City’s James Milner is a top target. James Milner is out of contract at the Etihad Stadium this summer and …

Read more | Comments (0)

Aston Villa – Ron Vlaar rocked by 6 week injury

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Ron Vlaar’s Aston Villa future has been cast into further doubt as the defender was ruled out for six weeks with a knee injury. BBC Sport carry the report that also denies the Midlands club have received any bid for the Netherlands international or his teammate Fabian Delph. Vlaar began his career with a number of youth academies before moving …

Read more | Comments (0)

Manchester City defender wants to leave the Etihad

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Manchester City defender, Matija Nastasic is ready to depart the Etihad and look for pastures new with Bundesliga side, Schalke interested in the Serbian according to Sky Sports. Nastastic has found life hard this season with just the solitary appearance for the Citizens, coming against Arsenal in the Community Shield at Wembley. Nastasic’s move could be either be on loan …

Read more | Comments (0)

5 Championship starlets who could join the Premier League

Oliver Baines Football, Football features Leave a Comment

The Championship is blessed with a number of starlets who take to the field each week, but will these 5 gems be snapped up by bigger fish? 1.Bakary Sako has been a sensation for the newly promoted Wolves this season. 7 goals to his name and a constant threat in attacking areas, Kenny Jackett will have to be ready to …

Read more | Comments (0)

Are Leicester City set to break their transfer record?

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Leicester City are ready to splash the cash and break their transfer record in order to sign Croatian striker, Andrej Kramaric. The £9m deal would exceed Leicester’s former transfer record which they set in the summer when snapping up Brighton Hove Albion striker, Leonardo Ulloa, should a work permit be agreed. The 23-year-old Croat had been of interest to Chelsea …

Read more | Comments (0)

Norwich City closing in on Alex Neil?

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

One Neil out and another one in? Hamilton Academical manager, Alex Neil has been in Norwich to talk to the City board over a possible move to Carrow Road. Hamilton vice-chairman, Ronnie Macdonald told the Pink’un “Further to an official approach by Norwich City, permission was granted for our manager Alex Neil to meet the Norwich board.” A relatively unknown …

Read more | Comments (0)

Nottingham Forest snap up Todd Kane

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Nottingham Forest have snapped up Chelsea right back, Todd Kane on loan for the rest of the season BBC Sport have confirmed. The 21-year-old right back was on loan with League One outfit, Bristol City and was due to remain at the club until January 18th. However, Forest’s interest in the young defender became apparent at now Kane has secured …

Read more | Comments (0)

Shaqiri – Stoke City to make a shock bid?!

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Yesterday we reported how Inter Milan were set to snatch Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri from Liverpool’s grasps. Today though, Stoke City assistant manager Mark Bowen have announced that they are hunting the wide man. In quotes carried by BBC Sport, Bowen said: “There is genuine interest because he is a fantastic player. He wants to play regular first-team football.” …

Read more | Comments (0)

Tottenham Hotspur – Berahino to be traded for midfielders?

Gareth Thomas Football 1 Comment

West Bromwich Albion appointed the highly sought after Tony Pulis as manager to replace the outgoing Alan Irvine. Now Tony Pulis has his sites set on revamping his West Brom squad meaning according to the Daily Mirror he is willing to sell on his talisman Saido Berahino. Saido Berahino was born in Burundi but moved to the UK at the …

Read more | Comments (0)

Arsenal – Schneiderlin top target but in the summer

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

Arsenal fans have been clear that Arsene Wenger must improve his Gunners side this January. A midfielder in particular is needed with Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin heavily linked but the London Evening Standard see the move as more likely to happen in the summer as rivals Tottenham fight Arsenal for the Frenchman. The 25-year-old began his career with Strasbourg and after …

Read more | Comments (0)

Manchester United – Victor Valdes signed till 2016

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

A number of media outlets are today confirming that Manchester United have signed former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes until the end of the 2015/16 campaign. Goal.com and the Daily Mail are two of these outlets who see Valdes coming in as talented back up to David De Gea. Manchester United allowed Victor Valdes to train with the Red Devils as …

Read more | Comments (0)

Ched Evans agrees deal with Oldham Athletic

Gareth Thomas Football Leave a Comment

One of the most controversial moves in recent football history is set to take place as League One club Oldham Athletic agree a contract with convicted rapist Ched Evans. According to BBC Sport the deal is set to be announced. Oldham Athletic’s sponsor, Verlin Rainwater Solutions, have ended their association with the club as they were told to prepare for …

Read more | Comments (0)

Cardiff City sign defender, Malone

Oliver Baines Football Leave a Comment

Championship outfit, Cardiff City have snapped up 23-year-old defender, Scott Malone from Millwall Sky Sports has revealed. The former England U19 international has penned a contract with the Bluebirds which runs until June 2017. Malone started his career with Wolves before moving on to Bournemouth after loan spells at Southend and Burton. He then joined Millwall from the Cherries in …

Read more | Comments (0)