Arsenal are facing a battle to land German international defender Shkodran Mustafi, who looks set to stay with Valencia. The Gunners have been chasing the player for the last few weeks and reports claimed that a delegation from the club has flown out to Spain to try and finalise a deal
However Mustafi is set
Image copyright Getty Images Swansea council’s leader is optimistic progress can be made during talks about expanding the Liberty Stadium. It comes after Swansea City FC’s American owners revealed they are in talks with the council over increasing capacity at the ground. The Swans want to add 12,000 seats but shelved expansion plans in December
“Now we have to do it as a team and I think [if we do that] everything is going to go well for us and we’ll be successful. “We have great quality in the team and this is good for us. It’s normal that if you have very good players in the team then it’s
Arsene Wenger admits he needs another striker at Arsenal if his side are to challenge for the Premier League title this season. The Gunners have already failed with a move to sign Jamie Vardy from Leicester City, while Wenger has also struggled to conclude a deal for Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette.
However the search goes
Arsene Wenger believes the days of £200million transfers are not far away. Arsenal’s Premier League rivals Manchester United broke the world transfer record earlier in the week when they paid £89million to Juventus to take Paul Pogba back to Old Trafford. That deal continues a trend which has seen the record extended by nearly £75million
Jose Mourinho claims Adnan Januzaj is still in his plans at Manchester United despite sending him on a season-long loan to Sunderland. Black Cats boss David Moyes returned to his former club to land the 21-year-old Belgium international.
The announcement comes the day after Moyes wrapped up the £5.5million double signing of United defenders Paddy
Piers Corbyn, forecaster for WeatherAction, said next week is likely to put last month’s heatwave in the shade. He said: “We are certainly going to equal, or more than likely, surpass the high temperatures we saw in July. “Hot air is coming up from Africa through eh Continent and then into the UK at the
Philippe Montanier’s Nottingham Forest have won their first two competitive matches of the season Nottingham Forest head coach Philippe Montanier says his side will need to play “the perfect game” to get a result at Brighton on Friday. Forest beat Burton 4-3 in their opening Championship game and won 2-1 against Doncaster in the EFL
Swansea have completed the signing of Spanish striker Fernando Llorente for a fee thought to be in the region of £5m. The 31-year-old, who was part of the Spain squads that won the 2010 World Cup and 2012 European Championship, joins from Sevilla after scoring nearly 130 goals in a career which has also taken
Tommy Smith had previous loan spells with Stevenage, Brentford and Colchester Ipswich defender Tommy Smith has signed a new three-year contract with the Championship club, with the option of a further 12 months. Smith has made 254 appearances for the Blues, having made his debut in 2008. The 26-year-old New Zealander netted twice in 48