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England 2 Japan 0: Ellen White on the double as Lionesses go in last 16 as Group D winners

By | 19th June 2019

IT was all White on the night for Phil Neville and his Lionesses. All Ellen White, that is, with the deadly double that made it three out of three and avenged that semi-final heartbreak in Canada four years ago. White repeated her “goggles” goal celebration, in honour of French ace Anthony Modeste. But the striker […]


Tom Heaton rocks Burnley by rejecting new contract offer putting Bournemouth on transfer alert

By | 19th June 2019

TOM HEATON has rocked Burnley be rejecting a new contract. And that is good news for Premier League rivals Bournmemouth and Aston Villa who are tracking the England keeper’s situation at Turf Moor. Heaton has been in talks with club chiefs over a long term extension to the 12 months he has remaining on his […]


Premier League new boys Norwich eye £5m bid for Strasbourg striker Nuno Da Costa

By | 15th June 2019

NORWICH are eyeing a £5million move for Strasbourg striker Nuno Da Costa. The 28-year-old netted eight times in the French top flight and has also been tracked by Brighton ahead of a summer move. Da Costa, a Cape Verde international, impressed in his team’s 2-2 draw against Paris Saint-Germain when he found the net at […]

Dortmund plot stunning swoop for former defender Mats Hummels as German gets set to leave Bayern

By | 15th June 2019

MATS HUMMELS could be on his way back to Borussia Dortmund. Talks have taken place between the two Bundesliga giants to allow the experienced defender to make an emotional return to the Westfalenstadion, claim Bild. Hummels,30, made 34 appearances for the Bavarians who retained the Bundesliga title last term. But at the highest level, the […]

Huddersfield in pole position to sign Leyton Orient kid Josh Koroma in £500,000 transfer

By | 15th June 2019

HUDDERSFIELD will step up their pursuit of Leyton Orient kid Josh Koroma. The 20-year-old striker made his O’s senior debut three years ago and his impressive performances have put a host of clubs on alert. Koroma played a huge role in Orient’s promotion back to the EFL scoring 11 goals in 39 games for the […]

Real Madrid confirm signing of ‘Japanese Messi’ Takefusa Kubo for £1.8m

By | 14th June 2019

REAL MADRID have followed Eden Hazard’s capture by signing the “Japanese Messi”, the club have announced. FC Tokyo prodigy Takefusa KuboKubo, 18, could feature for his country in the Copa America in Brazil this month. The attacker was once on Barcelona’s books and was part of the La Masia youth academy. However, he was forced […]

Romelu Lukaku hails Antonio Conte as ‘best coach in the world’ as Man Utd striker all but confirms £75m Inter transfer

By | 12th June 2019

ROMELU LUKAKU has given a clear indication he is leaving Manchester United by hailing Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte as the “best coach in the world.” After an excellent first season at Old Trafford in which he hit 27 goals, Lukaku’s second term was a struggle. He scored just 15 times while falling out of […]

Kepa replaces De Gea as Spain’s No1 keeper after ‘incredible season’ at Chelsea

By | 11th June 2019

KEPA has replaced David De Gea as Spain’s No1 keeper – but the Manchester United stopper can reclaim top spot according to national team coach Robert Moreno. The 24-year-old Chelsea keeper has enjoyed an excellent debut campaign with Chelsea, while it was a season to forget for United man between the sticks. De Gea failed […]