English Premier League

Report: Bielsa wants to bring £18m Argentine centre-back to Leeds, Everton keen too

Report: Bielsa wants to bring £18m Argentine centre-back to Leeds, Everton keen too – originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Radio Continental journalist Martin Flores, Leeds United head coach Marcelo Bielsa wants to bring Feyenoord centre-back Marcos Senesi to Elland Road this summer. El Leeds de Bielsa esta tras un Central ex @SanLorenzo , y el apuntado es @senesimarcos .El ciclon tiene una plusvalía de una futura venta — Martin Flores A (@bochafa) August 4, 2020 The Whites could be without Brighton & Hove Albion centre-back Ben White after his season-long loan at Yorkshire came to an end, and it appears that the Argentine boss is preparing a contingency plan. Seagulls manager Graham Potter has insisted that White isn’t for sale, and Leeds could bring in ...

Report: £50k-a-week player about to join Tottenham Hotspur

Report: £50k-a-week player about to join Tottenham Hotspur – originally posted on Sportslens.com According to The Telegraph, Southampton midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg is on the brink of joining Tottenham Hotspur. It has been reported that talks between the Saints and Premier League rivals Tottenham have progressed this week. The report has claimed that the Denmark international – who earns £50,000 per week as salary, according to Spotrac.com – is on the brink of completing his move to Spurs. Stats Hojbjerg made 30 starts and three substitute appearances in the Premier League for Southampton during the 2019-20 campaign, providing one assist in the process, according to WhoScored. The 24-year-old scored four goals and provided three assists in 31 league games for the Sai...

Report: Rangers want to lure striker away from Man. City, talks have taken place

Report: Rangers want to lure striker away from Man. City, talks have taken place – originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Sportsmail, Rangers have entered the race for the signature of Manchester City’s Charlie McNeill. The 16-year-old striker is wanted by Manchester United, RB Leipzig and Juventus, but Rangers are looking to offer him a chance of quickly progressing to the first-team ahead of others. McNeill has been with City for six years, but he is now on his way out following breakdown in talks over a new deal. View this post on Instagram Massive thank you to @mancity for everything over the past 6 years. It’s been such a pleasure to play with some amazing players and made some amazing friends to. Thanks to all the staff and players for helping me develop as a pl...

Rangers and Celtic can reportedly get midfielder compared to Paul Pogba for £1m

Rangers and Celtic can reportedly get midfielder compared to Paul Pogba for £1m – originally posted on Sportslens.com Steven Gerrard’s Rangers and Neil Lennon’s Celtic will reportedly have to pay £1 million to sign Aliou Traore from Manchester United. According to The Daily Mail, United are open to offers for Traore and will consider selling the young midfielder for £1 million plus a sell-on clause in the summer transfer window. The report has claimed that the 19-year-old central midfielder has one year left on his current contract at United, who believe that they can afford to let him go this summer due to the abundance of players they have for that position. In June, France Football reported that bitter Old Firm rivals Rangers and Celtic want to sign the Frenchman this summer. Both...

Journalist claims £7.22m per year offer made to reported Leeds target from Portuguese club

Journalist claims £7.22m per year offer made to reported Leeds target from Portuguese club – originally posted on Sportslens.com Leeds United’s reported hopes of signing Edinson Cavani have taken a blow, according to a claim made by well-known and well-respected journalist Nicolo Schira on Twitter. ESPN Uruguay recently reported of interest in Cavani from Leeds, who have won promotion to the Premier League for the 2020-21 campaign. The Uruguay international striker is a free agent at the moment, having left French giants Paris Saint-Germain this summer. The report claimed that Leeds have made contact with the 33-year-old former Palermo and Napoli star. The Whites’ owner Andrea Radrizzani himself suggested last month that he could make a move for Cavani again this summer, having tried...

Report: £100k-a-week Chelsea player has been offered to Leeds United

Report: £100k-a-week Chelsea player has been offered to Leeds United – originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Get French Football News, Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has been offered to Leeds United. It has been reported that Leeds are being bombarded by a number of French agents who are offering their clients. The West Yorkshire club will play in the Premier League next season for the first time since 2004. The report has claimed that Chelsea striker Batshuayi is among hundreds of players who have been offered to Leeds Director of Football Victor Orta. Leeds United being bombarded by a number of French agents in recent days offering their clients to the club – Michy Batshuayi (Chelsea) is one literally 100s of players being proposed to Director of Football Victor O...

Gary Lineker’s instant reaction as Fulham seal instant promotion to the Premier League

Gary Lineker's instant reaction as Fulham seal instant promotion to the Premier League – originally posted on Sportslens.com Fulham are back in the English Premier League after winning the Championship play-offs final at the expense of Brentford. Joe Bryan was the hero of the night, scoring twice with his two shots on target in both halves of extra time to hand Scott Parker’s side a crucial 2-0 victory. Fulham were the better side from start to finish and at both ends of the pitch, but they couldn’t find a way to score with their best finisher on the bench. Aleksandar Mitrovic was thrown into action towards the end of normal time, but it was a defender that delivered the goods. BBC Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker is happy to have Fulham back in the EPL, react...

Leeds star Stuart Dallas gives verdict on Kemar Roofe joining Rangers

Leeds star Stuart Dallas gives verdict on Kemar Roofe joining Rangers – originally posted on Sportslens.com Leeds United star Stuart Dallas has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Rangers bringing Kemar Roofe to Ibrox. As announced on Rangers’s official website, the Gers have signed former Leeds striker Roofe from Anderlecht on a four-year contract. Dallas, who can play as a winger or as a left-back, played with Roofe at Leeds, and the Northern Ireland international believes that Rangers have made a “great signing”. great signing. Buzzing for you @roofe Go and do your thing https://t.co/yOusZkWvQ8 — stuart dallas (@dallas_stuart) August 4, 2020 Good signing for Rangers Roofe struggled to make a huge impact at Anderlecht this past season, with the 27-year-old striker having...

Report claims what shirt number Sancho will wear at Manchester United

Report claims what shirt number Sancho will wear at Manchester United – originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United are closing in on securing a deal for Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho. According to reports from The Mirror, Sancho is close to completing a move to United. The highly-rated England international is set for a significant increase in wages. He will sign a long-term deal at Old Trafford. The Report claims that Sancho, who scored 17 goals and provided 16 assists last season for Dortmund, is excited by the prospect of a move to Old Trafford. United have made a breakthrough in terms of negotiating a deal where they would pay around £70million upfront. The total cost of the deal would be around £105million, and it would easily eclipse the British record fee i...

Report: Everton can now land star for £22m lesser than they offered, he nearly joined Arsenal

Report: Everton can now land star for £22m lesser than they offered, he nearly joined Arsenal – originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton reportedly offered Crystal Palace £52 million for the signature of winger Wilfried Zaha last summer, but the Eagles knocked it back as they held out for £80 million. The Ivory Coast international was also on the radar of Arsenal, with former manager Unai Emery keen on him. Gunners legend Ian Wright claimed that Zaha nearly went to Arsenal, with the player himself confirming on Rio Ferdinand Presents FIVE that there was a chance that he could have joined the North Londoners last summer. They went for £72 million Nicolas Pepe instead, but they and Everton have both been handed a huge boost with Palace now ready to part with Zaha. According to The S...

Three-time EPL winner says he has received a good offer from Everton

Three-time EPL winner says he has received a good offer from Everton – originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton are looking to signing a centre-back this summer as manager Carlo Ancelotti is very keen to bolster his defence for next season’s challenge. The Toffees have been linked with the likes of Marseille’s Boubacar Kamara, Lille’s Gabriel, Paris Saint-Germain’s Thiago Silva, Chelsea’s Kurt Zouma and Manchester City’s John Stones in recent weeks, and former Chelsea star Branislav Ivanovic has also entered into the frame. The Serbian defender led Russian giants Zenit St Petersburg to the league title a few weeks ago, but his contract has now expired. While the 36-year-old is also on the radar of Red Star Belgrade, it’s Everton that are m...

‘Two years without signings’ – Pochettino bemoans lack of support from the Tottenham board

'Two years without signings' – Pochettino bemoans lack of support from the Tottenham board – originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has opened up about his time at the club. The Argentine revealed that he and his coaching staff made some mistakes but they expected more support from Daniel Levy and the board. He also pointed out the lack of signings towards the end of his tenure at the club. He said to El Pais (via Goal): “I always say, without false humility, that we too made mistakes that led to what happened, although we did expect a little more support or reassurance to reverse the situation. “But the club line was going another way and there was wear; respite was needed from both sides. “We work in a resu...