- Sat Aug 26 5:22 PM
The only downside for Rafa Benítez is that winning as comprehensively as this will very possibly convince Mike Ashley that his summer transfer market parsimony has been fully justified Fine performances from Joselu, Ciaran Clark, Mikel Merino, Isaac Hayden and Chancel Mbemba in particular suggest...
- Fri Aug 25 4:31 PM
After two league defeats Newcastle could do with a win but will be wary of the aerial threat posed by West Ham’s Andy Carroll
on the former local hero’s latest return to Tyneside. If Rafael Benítez has problems, so does his opposite number. Slaven Bilic is well aware of the persistent rumours sug...
- Thu Aug 24 10:30 PM
• Transfer under threat after talks stall over £32.5m bid for midfielder • ‘We need someone to boost our team and quality, ’ says manager Slaven Bilic says he is “quite confident” of signing William Carvalho despite West Ham United’s struggle to agree a fee for the midfielder with Sporting Lisbon...
- Wed Aug 23 11:05 PM
• Last season’s finalists crash out at home against Championship side • Lancashire derby marred by crowd disturbances at Ewood Park Last season’s runners-up are out of the Carabao Cup as Southampton were stunned 2-0 at home by the Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers. Southampton, who lost 3...
- Wed Aug 23 7:34 PM
Minute-by-minute coverage of the action at Whaddon Road Carabao Cup roundup: Bristol City shock Watford Email firstname.lastname@example.org | Tweet @JacobSteinberg 7.32pm BST So what of Cheltenham Town’s hopes of pulling off a famous upset? On the face of their results so far this season, not s...
- Sun Aug 20 7:49 PM
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