Tag Archives: English Premiership

Nketsia: Jordan Ayew requires a “Garde” and his name is Remi


The last 48 hours must have gone by in a blur for Jordan Ayew,scoring his debut goal for Aston Villa in his 6th appearance for the club while watching elder brother Andre Ayew score the goal which would result in the expulsion of the man who brought him to the English Premiership,Tim Sherwood. First came the excitement that surrounded the ...

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Transfer Gossip: Berahino, Yaya Toure and Sterling


Inter Milan are poised to start the bidding war for Manchester City’s Yaya Toure with a £10m offer. Roberto Mancini is desperate to be re-united with the Ivorian midfielder and Inter bosses are willing to match his £220,000-a-week wages and offer him a coaching role at the club when he decides to retire. (Daily Star)   Manchester City are eyeing ...

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“Get your act right, Mario”- Rodgers tells player

Under-pressure Mario Balotelli 
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Mario Balotelli has not been good enough in training to play for Liverpool at the moment, according to boss Brendan Rodgers. The 24-year-old has yet to score in the league having signed in the summer for £16m , and was omitted from the squad for the FA Cup tie against Bolton. “He knows exactly what is required to be in this squad before ...

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Bony signs contract extension with Swansea


Swansea City’s Ivory Coast international Wilfried Bony has signed a one-year contract extension, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. The deal, which will keep the 25-year-old striker at the Liberty Stadium until 2018, is likely to ward off potential suitors ahead of the January transfer window. Bony was the subject of speculation in the close season, with Liverpool, Arsenal ...

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Manchester City’s Aleksandar Kolarov sidelined for a month


Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov has been ruled out for up to a month with a calf injury. The 28-year-old suffered the problem during the warm-up before Sunday’s derby against Manchester United. The left-back missed the 1-0 victory and is out of Wednesday’s Champions League game against CSKA Moscow. He is also set to miss the European fixture at home to Bayern ...

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“Patience for Atsu will bring rewards”- Martinez pleads

Atsu (in white) in action for Everton against Kuban Krasnodar in the Europa League

Everton manager Roberto Martinez says Christian Atsu can deliver high returns if he is given time to grow in to the English game. The Black Stars winger is on loan with the Toffees from Chelsea but he is yet to score high marks in terms of performances. Despite that, Martinez is sure the former Porto winger will get it right ...

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Mesut Ozil out for up to 12 weeks with knee injury

Mesut Ozil in action against Spurs 
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Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has been ruled out for up to 12 weeks with a knee injury. The 25-year-old midfielder, who is on international duty with Germany, played 90 minutes in Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat at Chelsea on Sunday. But he arrived at the German camp with a problem in his left knee and an MRI scan in Munich on Wednesday showed damage to ...

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Arsenal strike late to beat Crystal Palace


Aaron Ramsey scored in stoppage time to break the resolve of Crystal Palace and give title contenders Arsenal a winning start to their league campaign. Managerless Palace looked set for a point but had forward Jason Puncheon sent off for a second offence in the 89th minute before Ramsey pounced. The visitors took a shock first-half lead when Brede Hangeland ...

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