Author Archives: Marc Mayo

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Jorginho’s agent says Chelsea star will ‘always feel desire’ to return to Italy despite winning over Blues fans

By | 14th October 2019

CHELSEA fans have finally learned to love Jorginho – but the star’s agent has suggested he will look for a move back to Italy one day. Joao Santos believes the midfielder will “always desire” a transfer home having left for Stamford Bridge over a year ago. Born in Brazil, Jorginho moved to Italy as a […]

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Reading appoint Mark Bowen as manager after Jose Gomes was sacked with Championship side in relegation zone

By | 14th October 2019

MARK BOWEN has been announced as the new Reading manager after the Championship club sacked Jose Gomes. The appointment marks Bowen’s first step into the hotseat on a permanent basis having spent much of his career as an assistant manager. Most recently, the Welshman was Reading’s sporting director, a position he took up in the […]

Giggs and Dan James blasted by concussion charity for ‘setting dangerous example to millions’ with Man Utd ace in ‘shocking’ head injury row

By | 14th October 2019

CONCUSSION charity Headway has condemned Ryan Giggs and Daniel James’ handling of a potentially serious head injury as “shocking”. Fans were left worrying for the winger’s health when he suffered a blow to the head from a challenge with Domagoj Vida in Wales’ 1-1 draw with Croatia on Sunday. James was left sprawled out across […]

Chelsea suffer injury scare ahead of Newcastle trip after Christensen limps out of Denmark game with groin injury

By | 14th October 2019

CHELSEA have been handed an injury scare for Andreas Christensen ahead of a very busy run of fixtures. The centre-back was forced out of Denmark’s win over Switzerland on the weekend with a groin problem. It is not yet known how long Christensen will be out for but any injury worry is unlikely to be […]

Man Utd ‘begin talks over Ivan Rakitic transfer’ as Barcelona demand £35m for out-of-favour midfielder

By | 14th October 2019

BARCELONA midfielder Ivan Rakitic is looking increasingly set for a January exit and Manchester United are formulating a bid. Reports in Spain name the Red Devils and Inter Milan as the two sides who have already enquired about a deal. A vital part of Barcelona’s success since arriving in 2014, the 31-year-old has been withdrawn […]

Ex-Chelsea wonderkid Josh McEachran handed a trial at Birmingham after also being linked with Villa

By | 12th October 2019

JOSH MCEACHRAN, a one-time prodigal son at Chelsea, is on trial with Birmingham City as he attempts to return to football. The central midfielder came through the Blues youth ranks alongside the likes of Gael Kakuta and Sam Hutchinson, a very talented squad that nonetheless failed to make it in West London. After failing to […]

Chelsea transfer ban has been a gift to England… now Guardiola and Co need to give the kids a chance too

By | 11th October 2019

PEP GUARDIOLA says he won’t take the risk of giving extended chances to his promising kids. A few hours later Manchester City lost surprisingly to Wolves, another club, like mine, which is cautious about regularly exposing post-academy youngsters to the fires of the Premier League. Guardiola has taken an overly-dogmatic stance, although it is hard […]

Czech Republic 2 England 1: Three Lions lose first qualifier in ten years and fluff early chance to book place at Euro 2020

By | 11th October 2019

THEY played like they had met in the pub car park half an hour before kick. Strangers, ringers, first timers thrown in to secure qualification for Euro 2020. England, playing seat of the pants stuff these days, have been found out at the back. The proud 43-game unbeaten run in qualies is over, coming to […]