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Southampton to ban two fans over ´indecent´ Sala gestures

Southampton have confirmed two fans were detained by police after making “indecent gestures” during the Premier League match against Cardiff City, where respects were paid to the late Emiliano Sala. Video footage shared on social media showed men mimicking planes at St Mary’s and the Saints confirmed authorities had

Championship Preview – Matchday twenty-eight

Norwich City can move to within a point of leaders Leeds United if they return to winning ways against Birmingham City at Carrow Road on Friday evening. The Canaries are without a win in their last five games in all competitions and have taken just four points

Championship Review – Matchday 22

There may have been no goals in Monday evening’s East Midlands Derby at Pride Park, but it was certainly a pulsating encounter, which could have easily fallen in favour of both Derby County and Nottingham Forest. Tis the season for cards, and there were plenty with each

Terry to Aston Villa?

According to Sky Sports, John Terry is being considered for a number two spot in Aston Villa’s coaching staff after announcing his retirement from football. The former Chelsea defender spent some time with Villa towards the end of his playing career, and now, it seems as if

Dozzell to spark North-London battle

The Mirror have reported that fierce North-London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are preparing for battle over signing Ipswich Town’s Andre Dozzell. The 19-year-old is the son of former Spurs and Ipswich midfielder Jason Dozzell. Playing in a little more advanced role than his father, Andre has made

Chester set for new Villa contract

Having secured the signature of midfielder Jack Grealish on a new five-year contract, Aston Villa have now opened talks on the same topic with James Chester, according to The Telegraph. Manager after failing on the last step of securing Premier League promotion, manager Steve Bruce is keen on

Grealish pens new Aston Villa deal

Jack Grealish has signed a new contract with Aston Villa, according to Sky Sports. The midfielder was strongly linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur during the summer though the Midlands club rejected a bid of £25m with owner Naseef Sariwis insisting that he wasn’t for sale.

Yacob nearing Nottingham Forest move

The Express and Star understands that Nottingham Forest are closing in on the signing of former West Bromwich Albion midfielder Claudio Yacob. The East Midlands outfit are looking to bolster their squad after winning just one their opening six Championship fixtures.The former Argentina international, who left West

Hull sign Derby’s Martin and Villa’s Elphick on loan

On Deadline Day, Hull City have managed to secure the services of Derby County’s Chris Martin for the season, it has been officially confirmed. The striker thus joined defender Tommy Elphick at the KCOM Stadium, whose loan move from Aston Villa was also made official on Friday, August

Wolves could break the bank for Traore

The Telegraph understand that Wolverhampton Wanderers could be set to break their transfer record with a deal for Middlesbrough winger Adama Traore. The newly promoted Premier League outfit have previously failed with a £12m bid for the former Barcelona man though they are readying an offer of

James Morrison re-signs for West Brom

West Bromwich Albion have today confirmed that veteran midfielder James Morrison has signed a new one-year contract that will keep him at The Hawthorns for the upcoming season. Morrison, who also has the option of a second year if he chooses, has been with the Baggies since

Rondon move stalls?

According to Sky Sports, West Bromwich Albion forward Salomon Rondon’s proposed move to Newcastle United has hit a speedbump. The two clubs are reportedly struggling to come to terms on a final agreement for the Venezuelan striker, with the Baggies said to be desperate to keep hold

Jack Harrison set for Leeds loan

As reported by Sky Sports, Manchester City youngster Jack Harrison is currently taking part in a medical ahead of a season-long loan switch to Leeds United. The Championship side have been gradually improving their squad over the course of the summer transfer window, and now, they could

Fulham 29/20 to beat Aston Villa in Saturdays Championship playoff final

Competition: Championship playoff final Market: Fulham win Odds: 29/20 @ Bet365 A place in the Premier League is at stake as Fulham and Aston Villa face off in the Championship Play-Off Final on Saturday. For Slavisa Jokanovic’s Fulham side, although their heartbreaking loss away at Birmingham on the final game of the season may

January Transfer Window – Winners and Losers

The January transfer window has recently slammed shut, and its echoes have barely finished ringing around the Premier League. That doesn’t mean that we can’t begin dissecting it however, especially in our modern culture of instant gratification. Everyone wants to know the winners, and everybody especially wants to know the

Jack Rodwell a cautionary tale for any young footballer

At 16 years-old, some were talking about a young Everton midfielder called Jack Rodwell becoming a future England captain. It may have been the usual hype produced by the British media at times. However, young Rodwell seemed to have all the attributes to become a top player in the future. The

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