Tag: Chelsea

Rooney backing for ‘bright’ starlet

Wayne Rooney is in no doubt that Marcus Rashford will get an opportunity to be a key player for both England and Manchester United. Rashford made a remarkable breakthrough for club and country last season, but this term has seen him left out of United’s starting line-up by new manager Jose Mourinho and he failed

Marshall move: Cardiff ‘going nowhere’

The impending sale by Cardiff City of captain David Marshall to Hull City has been described as “a joke” by former midfielder David Giles. The Bluebirds could receive up to £5m for the Scotland goalkeeper. But Giles says the 31-year-old is worth at least £8m, underlining Cardiff’s malaise in the Championship. “They are going to

Picture Special: Take a look at the incredible supercars owned by football’s biggest stars

Footballers who ply their trade at the highest level receive such enormous pay packets it seems they struggle to spend their wages. The Premier League’s best-paid player, Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney, earns an obscene £300,000 per week. And he’s built up quite a collection of incredible cars over the years. He’s got a jaw-dropping

Lescott leaves Villa for AEK Athens

Joleon Lescott moves to AEK Athens less than two weeks after a move to Rangers failed Defender Joleon Lescott has left Championship side Aston Villa to join AEK Athens on a two-year deal, the Greek club have announced. The 34-year-old joined Villa from West Brom on a two-year deal last summer but leaves after just

Striker keen on Sunderland reunion

Asamoah Gyan has confirmed he would welcome the chance to rejoin Sunderland during the current transfer window. The Ghana international joined the Black Cats in a then club-record £13million deal from Rennes in 2010 but left the following year to join Al-Ain, initially on loan before making a permanent switch. The 30-year-old is now with

Bony loan deal targeted

Stoke are hoping to sign Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony on loan but face strong competition for his services. City boss Pep Guardiola has deemed Bony surplus to requirements and the Etihad Stadium outfit are actively seeking a new club for the Ivorian forward before the transfer window closes. The Potters are in the hunt

Real target staying put

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has revealed reported Arsenal target James Rodriguez will not leave the club this summer. The Gunners are closing in on a double deal for Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez, who could both be unveiled this week, but reports also suggested last week that a shock deal for Rodriguez could be

Cardiff keeper Marshall has Hull medical

David Marshall has made 24 appearances for Scotland Cardiff City captain David Marshall’s transfer to Hull City is close to being completed with the Scotland goalkeeper undergoing a medical on Monday. He has agreed terms on a move which could be worth up to £5 million, depending on add-on fees. Marshall was left out of