There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

25 Jul

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

Champions League teams’ pre-season friendlies

25 Jul

Real Madrid (ESP) The holders returned to training on 18 July and their first game of 2016/17 comes on 8 August when they take on Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup. 28/07: Real Madrid v PSG (Ohio, United States) 30/07: Real Madrid v Chelsea (Michigan, United States) 04/08: Bayern München v Real Madrid (New Jersey, […]

CONFIRMED: Norwich City sign Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 hero Michael McGovern on free transfer

25 Jul

Norwich City have signed Northern Ireland goalkeeper Michael McGovern on a free transfer. The 32-year-old has penned a three-year deal at Carrow Road, having left Hamilton Academical earlier this summer. McGovern played under Canaries boss Alex Neil when he was player-manager of the Scottish Premiership side. The experienced shot-stopper moves to Carrow Road on the back of a fine […]

Manchester City v Manchester United friendly called off due to adverse weather in Beijing

25 Jul

The first ever Manchester derby to take palce on foreign soil has been cancelled following adverse weather conditions in Beijing. It was set to be a hotly-anticipated reunion between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola but Monday’s International Champions Cup game between Man United and City was called off. United boss Mourinho and new City manager Guardiola, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, July 25: Manchester United increase Paul Pogba bid, Chelsea striker latest, plus more

25 Jul

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Manchester United have submitted an increased bid of £92m for midfielder Paul Pogba, 23, but Juventus are seeking an additional 10m euros. (The Guardian) Chelsea striker Diego Costa, 27, remains a target for his old club Atletico Madrid with the Blues wanting Real Madrid’s Alvaro Morata, 23, as […]

Arsene Wenger was NOT first choice to be England manager, claims FA technical director Dan Ashworth

25 Jul

Dan Ashworth, the Football Association’s technical director, has told talkSPORT Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was not first choice for the England managerial job. Sam Allardyce has now been appointed as head coach, but reports claimed the Frenchman was sounded out about the role, which became vacant when Roy Hodgson resigned after the Three Lions’ Euro […]

There is a new Page in Northampton’s history

25 Jul

Northampton have appointed Rob Page as the club’s new manager. The 41-year-old former Wales international joins the Sky Bet League Two champions from Port Vale, who are now searching for a replacement. Page replaces Chris Wilder, who left the Cobblers after leading […]

Champions League teams’ pre-season friendlies

25 Jul

Real Madrid (ESP) The holders returned to training on 18 July and their first game of 2016/17 comes on 8 August when they take on Sevilla in the UEFA Super Cup. 28/07: Real Madrid v PSG (Ohio, United States) 30/07: Real Madrid v Chelsea (Michigan, United States) 04/08: Bayern München v Real Madrid (New Jersey, […]

CONFIRMED: Norwich City sign Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 hero Michael McGovern on free transfer

25 Jul

Norwich City have signed Northern Ireland goalkeeper Michael McGovern on a free transfer. The 32-year-old has penned a three-year deal at Carrow Road, having left Hamilton Academical earlier this summer. McGovern played under Canaries boss Alex Neil when he was player-manager of the Scottish Premiership side. The experienced shot-stopper moves to Carrow Road on the back of a fine […]

Chelsea FC news: Seven Blues stars with a vital 2016/17 season ahead of them, including Eden Hazard and Oscar

25 Jul

It promises to be an exciting season for Chelsea fans, with a number of changes at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte has come in to manage the Blues, and with impressive signings such as N’Golo Kante and Michy Batshuayi, many believe they can seriously challenge for the title again. However, there is no point in getting […]