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Wenger belittles big Smalling bid talk

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by teamtalk.com

Arsene Wenger has refused to rule out a move for promising Fulham defender Chris Smalling - but insists Arsenal are yet to make an approach. Smalling: Linked with £7million Gunners move Cottagers boss Roy Hodgson insisted on Thursday he would be the first to know were Wenger - linked with Brede Hangeland in the last transfer window - set to step up any interest in the 20-year-old, whom Fu...Full Story »

Smith hoping to hang on to Boyd

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by PA

Rangers manager Walter Smith is confident Kris Boyd would be a success if he opted for a move to the Barclays Premier League.But he has not yet given up hope of convincing the striker, 26, that his future lies with the Scottish champions. Smith has confirmed the Clydesdale Bank Premier League's all-time top goalscorer currently has more than one offer on the table, as well as the contract extens...Full Story »

Fitness Doubts Persist Over Wolfsburg Goalkeeper Diego Benaglio

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by YAHOO Sport

Wolfsburg coach Armin Veh has a handful of troublesome selection problems ahead of this Sunday’s encounter against Koeln, with goalkeeper Diego Benaglio still a heavy doubt for the reigning Bundesliga champions, according to a report in Bild. Lingering ninth in the table, there is little chance of die Wolfe retaining their crown, but they will certainly want to push up the table when they...Full Story »

Redknapp: Ruud's wages too costly

Posted Saturday, January 23, 2010 by PA

Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp admits Ruud van Nistelrooy's wages means the Real Madrid striker is unlikely to arrive at White Hart Lane. German club Hamburg have joined the race to sign the 33-year-old Holland international, with West Ham and Stoke also interested in the former Manchester United player. Moving to the Bundesliga may lead to a lower salary than Van Nistelrooy would demand if he jo...Full Story »

Pulis waiting once again on James deal

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA

Stoke boss Tony Pulis finds himself involved in a case of deja vu surrounding his bid to sign England goalkeeper David James. Eight days ago Pulis stood on the brink of recruiting the 39-year-old on loan from Portsmouth for the remainder of the season. However, the deal fell through due to an issue over wages as it is understood Stoke were only prepared to pay a portion of James' rumoured £65,00...Full Story »

Bruce issues Benitez challenge

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA

Furious Sunderland boss Steve Bruce has challenged Liverpool counterpart Rafael Benitez to put up or shut up over his pursuit of Kenwyne Jones.The 49-year-old has grown exasperated recently with repeated speculation on Merseyside that he will allow the Trinidad and Tobago international to join the struggling Reds on loan before completing a permanent move during the summer. Bruce insists there h...Full Story »

Laws lands Nimani

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA

Burnley have signed striker Frederic Nimani from Ligue 1 side Monaco on an initial five-month loan.France Under-21 international Nimani becomes new Clarets boss Brian Laws' first capture since taking over a Turf Moor.A statement on the club's official website stated that three other top-flight teams had expressed an interest in the 21-year-old, who subsequently opted for Burnley.The club also sa...Full Story »

Rio ready to return for United against Hull

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by

Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed Rio Ferdinand will return for Manchester United tomorrow after a three-month enforced lay-off with a back problem. Ferdinand, who has not played since United's 2-0 defeat at Liverpool on October 25, will make his long-awaited comeback in the Premier League encounter with Hull at Old Trafford. United boss Fergie confirmed MirrorFootball's Tuesday exclusiv...Full Story »

Tevez brands Neville “a moron”

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by

Carlos Tevez has turned up the heat in his furious row with Gary Neville...even as the FA were pleading for calm from the former team-mates. Manchester City striker Tevez has sensationally branded his old United colleague a "moron" and a “boot-licker”, following comments Neville made before the Carling Cup semi final showdown between the two rivals. The Argentine internatio...Full Story »

Wenger cool over Smalling

Posted Friday, January 22, 2010 by PA

Arsene Wenger has refused to rule out a move for promising Fulham defender Chris Smalling - but maintains there has as yet been no approach for the England Under-21 international.Cottagers boss Roy Hodgson insisted on Thursday he would be the first to know were Wenger - linked with Brede Hangeland in the last transfer window - set to step up any interest in the 20-year-old, whom Fulham plucked f...Full Story »

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