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30Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 30, 2016

  • When is Deadline Day?
    Time is running out for clubs to recruit new signings for the 2016/17 season - but when is Deadline Day and what time does the transfer window close? Find out here...
  • What do the contenders need?
    Pep Guardiola says Manchester City's spending is done for this summer - but where might his title rivals strengthen before the window closes?
  • What do Leicester need?
    With the transfer window drawing to a close, we take a look at the ways in which Leicester City still need to strengthen.
  • Wolves sign goalkeeper Ruddy
    Bury goalkeeper Jack Ruddy has signed for Wolves, both clubs confirmed on Monday morning.
  • How to follow Deadline Day
    With the end of the transfer window approaching, here are all the ways to follow the Deadline Day action with Sky Sports.
  • Pulis urges Berahino decision
    Tony Pulis has again urged the West Brom board to take action over Saido Berahino's future and bring new signings into the club.
  • WATCH: Premier League goals
    Watch every goal from the weekend's Premier League games, including Liverpool's draw with Spurs and Man Utd's dramatic win over Hull.
  • WATCH: Goals of the Weekend
    Watch all the best goals from another exciting weekend of Premier League action...
  • WATCH: Saves of the Weekend
    Watch the best saves made in the Premier League this weekend...
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29Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 29, 2016

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28Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 28, 2016

  • Blues end Canaries' unbeaten run
    Birmingham ended their long wait for a home win with an impressive 3-0 Championship victory over previously-unbeaten Norwich.
  • Championship round-up
    Huddersfield Town maintained their unbeaten start to the Sky Bet Championship campaign with a 1-0 win over fellow high-flyers Wolves.
  • Championship: Villa squander lead
    Huddersfield Town maintained their unbeaten start to the Sky Bet Championship campaign with a 1-0 win over fellow high-flyers Wolves.
  • Ollie's predictions
    Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway is back to give us his views on the Sky Bet EFL action.
  • Merson's predictions
    Sky Sports football pundit Paul Merson is back to predict another round of Premier League games.
  • How to follow Deadline Day
    With the end of the transfer window approaching, here are all the ways to follow the Deadline Day action with Sky Sports.
  • Ranieri: Drinkwater must adapt
    Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri has told Danny Drinkwater he must learn to cope without N'Golo Kante.
  • Pulis has faith in Wilson
    Tony Pulis will have no qualms about making Kane Wilson the Premier League's first '21st Century boy' this weekend.
  • Clough hails 'remarkable' Burton
    Burton manager Nigel Clough hailed a "remarkable" night after his side overcame former club Derby 1-0 in the Championship.
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27Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 27, 2016

  • Ollie's predictions
    Sky Sports pundit Ian Holloway is back to give us his views on the Sky Bet EFL action.
  • Win Sinclair and Vassell prizes
    Frank Sinclair and Darius Vassell will both be picking their #One2Elevens onThe Fantasy Football Club on Friday evening.
  • When is Deadline Day?
    Time is running out for clubs to recruit new signings for the 2016/17 season - but when is Deadline Day and what time does the transfer window close? Find out here...
  • Merson's predictions
    Sky Sports football pundit Paul Merson is back to predict another round of Premier League games.
  • On The Fantasy FC...
    We are back with another action-packed Fantasy Football Club show on Friday evening.
  • How to follow Deadline Day
    With the end of the transfer window approaching, here are all the ways to follow the Deadline Day action with Sky Sports.
  • Charlie's CL draw verdict
    Charlie Nicholas has backed Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham to make the Champions League knockout stages, but believes Leicester and Celtic will struggle.
  • Ranieri hopes for CL qualification
    Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri has targeted qualification from the Champions League group stage.
  • Pep returns to Barca with City
    Pep Guardiola will return to Barcelona after Manchester City were drawn with the Spanish side in the Champions League.
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26Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 26, 2016

  • Page can't wait for United
    Northampton manager Rob Page has told Sky Sports News HQ he cannot wait to pit his wits against Jose Mourinho in the EFL Cup. 
  • Drinkwater commits to Leicester
    Leicester midfielder Danny Drinkwater has signed a new five-year contract which keeps him at the King Power Stadium until 2021.
  • Champions League newcomers
    Leicester are preparing for their maiden campaign in the Champions League having stormed to the Premier League title last season.
  • When's the Champions League draw?
    Manchester City saw off Steaua Bucharest in their Champions League play-off to join Leicester City, Arsenal and Tottenham in the group stage draw.
  • Northampton to face Man Utd
    Northampton Town have been handed a dream draw in the EFL Cup third round against Manchester United, while Accrington Stanley were rewarded for their win over Burnley with a trip to West Ham.
  • Brit sides' CL opponents?
    We look at who Leicester, Arsenal, Tottenham, Man City and Celtic could face in the Champions League group stage draw.
  • Forest land keeper Stojkovic
    Nottingham Forest have signed Serbia goalkeeper Vladimir Stojkovic on a two-year deal.
  • Regionals: No Jose deals with Wenger
    The latest from Wednesday's regional newspapers, with Manchester United reportedly set to reject any move for Phil Jones from Arsenal.
  • Saivet joins Saint-Etienne
    Newcastle's out-of-favour midfielder Henri Saivet has joined Ligue 1 club Saint-Etienne on a season-long loan.
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25Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 25, 2016

  • Dragovic joins Leverkusen
    Leicester target Aleksandar Dragovic has joined Bayer Leverkusen from Dynamo Kyiv, the Bundesliga club announced on Tuesday.
  • Cobblers hero wants United next
    Northampton penalty hero Kenji Gorre has targeted Manchester United after the Cobblers shocked West Brom in the EFL Cup.
  • Norwich hit Coventry for six
    Norwich cruised into the EFL Cup third round with an emphatic 6-1 win over League One Coventry at Carrow Road.
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24Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 24, 2016

  • Costa shines on Wolves debut
    Wolves forward Helder Costa sparkled on his full debut as he masterminded their 2-1 win against Cambridge in the EFL Cup at Molineux.
  • EFL Cup: Watford, West Brom out
    Watford and West Brom were the Premier League casualties on a night when most of the top-flight sides made light work of their EFL Cup second-round ties.
  • Leicester still ready to spend
    Leicester City are ready to spend to make further additions to their title-winning squad if the right opportunity arises, the club's vice-chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has said
  • Drogba dismisses Villa link
    Didier Drogba has dismissed rumours he is in Birmingham ahead of a shock move to Aston Villa.
  • WATCH: Premier League goals
    Watch every goal from all 10 of the weekend's Premier League games, including Friday's match between Man United and Southampton and both Super Sunday clashes.
  • When is Deadline Day?
    Time is running out for clubs to recruit new signings for the 2016/17 season - but when is Deadline Day and what time does the transfer window close? Find out here...
  • Derby v Carlisle preview
    Craig Forsyth is a fresh injury absentee for Derby ahead of their EFL Cup tie against Carlisle.
  • Racecourse ban for EFL duo
    MK Dons' Samir Carruthers and Crawley Town's James Collins have received nationwide bans from racecourses by the British Horseracing Authority.
  • Norwich v Coventry preview
    Ivo Pinto has joined Norwich's growing injury list ahead of their EFL Cup tie against Coventry at Carrow Road.
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23Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 23, 2016

  • Baggies eye Rodriguez loan
    West Brom and Southampton have had positive talks about Jay Rodriguez possibly moving to the Hawthorns on loan, according to Sky sources.
  • When's the Champions League draw?
    If Manchester City can see off Steaua Bucharest in their Champions League play-off they will join Leicester City, Arsenal and Tottenham in the group stage draw.
  • WATCH: Goals of the Week
    Week two of the Premier League produced yet more eye-catching goals, including these six crackers for you to feast your eyes on….
  • WATCH: Premier League goals
    Watch every goal from all 10 of the weekend's Premier League games, including Friday's match between Man United and Southampton and both Super Sunday clashes.
  • WATCH: Saves of the Week
    Watch the best saves made in the Premier League this weekend...
  • WATCH: Pundit weekend review
    Alan Smith, Niall Quinn and Jamie Redknapp look back on the weekend's Premier League action, which saw wins for Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea.
  • McAuley continues NI career
    West Brom defender Gareth McAuley has decided to continue playing international football with Northern Ireland.
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22Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 22, 2016

  • WATCH: Premier League goals
    Watch every goal from all eight of the weekend's Premier League games, including Friday's match between Man United and Southampton
  • WATCH: Foxes' two penalty shouts
    Leicester City felt they should have been awarded two penalties in their goalless draw with Arsenal at the King Power Stadium on Saturday evening.
  • WATCH: Goals of the Day
    Week two of the Premier League produced yet more eye-catching goals, including these five crackers for you to feast your eyes on….
  • WATCH: Did Costa take a dive?
    It would seem that wherever Diego Costa goes controversy isn't too far behind.
  • Derby agree Wilson loan
    Derby County are set to sign Manchester United striker James Wilson on loan for the rest of the season.
  • Ranieri: Referee had a good game
    Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri refused to criticise referee Mark Clattenburg following his side's goalless draw with Arsenal at the King Power on Saturday evening.
  • Di Matteo pleased with progress
    Aston Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo believes his team are heading in the right direction after they were held to a goalless draw at Derby County.
  • Derby hold off Aston Villa
    Derby County held Aston Villa to a goalless draw at the iPro Stadium in the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday.
  • Saturday's top PL stats
    We pick out the best stats from Saturday's Premier League games with the help of our friends at Opta.
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20Aug/16Off

Football News Roundup – August 20, 2016

  • TFFC: Win Carson's team sheet
    Derby County goalkeeper Scott Carson will be picking his #One2Eleven onThe Fantasy Football Club on Friday evening.
  • Pulis urges Evans to stay
    Tony Pulis has urged Jonny Evans to stay at West Brom amid speculation linking him with a move to Premier League rivals Arsenal.
  • Drinkwater close to new deal
    Danny Drinkwater is close to agreeing a new contract with Leicester as the club continue to tie down their star players.
  • Mahrez: My Leicester adventure
    Riyad Mahrez says he signed a new Leicester contract to "continue the adventure" with the Premier League champions.
  • Police probed over Atkinson
    Two West Mercia officers are under criminal investigation following the death of ex-Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson after he was Tasered by police.
  • Blackburn v Burton preview
    Blackburn defender Shane Duffy is suspended for the visit of Burton after being sent off in the midweek defeat at Cardiff.
  • Ranieri sure of Mahrez stay
    Claudio Ranieri revealed he was always confident Riyad Mahrez would commit his long-term future to Leicester City.
  • Merson's predictions
    Sky Sports football pundit Paul Merson is back to predict another week of Premier League games.
  • Derby v Aston Villa preview
    Derby boss Nigel Pearson expects to have an unchanged squad for the visit of Aston Villa.
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