In the wake of his country's World Cup exit last year, when other players were jetting off to high-end holiday resorts, Caicedo was back in Santo Domingo, Ecuador, playing in a local tournament on the same dusty pitch he used as a boy. In footage which went viral in the country, Caicedo, a rising star … Continue reading Is this why Chelsea signed Moises Caicedo?
Romeo Lavia's preference is to join Chelsea despite Liverpool agreeing a £60m deal for the Southampton midfielder. No agreement has been made between Southampton and Chelsea for the midfielder yet - but one is thought to be close. Sources have told Sky Sports News that the total package agreed between Liverpool and Southampton on Sunday night is … Continue reading Will Romeo ignore Liverpool’s £60m deal with Southampton and join Chelsea?
However, one pro player in the English men's game - Jake Daniels - was very visible with his coming out last year. Daniels spoke exclusively with Sky Sports News' Tim Thornton to tell his story, as well as working with his club, Blackpool, and Stonewall. When discussing why he chose to come out, Daniels said at the … Continue reading Jake Daniels: Coming out gay was the best thing I’ve done
LGBTQ+ rights in the UK have come a long way in a relatively short space of time. It was only in 1967 that homosexuality was partially decriminalised in England and Wales. Scotland and Northern Ireland followed in 1981 and 1982 - just over 40 years ago. Since then, we have seen openly lesbian, gay, bi, … Continue reading Premier League’s first out gay footballer
United are conscious that Rasmus Hojlund is more potential than the finished article, but believe Erik ten Hag's coaching could help mould him into an elite player. Marcus Rashford may need to play some games as United's focal point while the 20-year-old striker from Atalanta adjusts and gains experience. Long-term he is seen as a … Continue reading Man Utd ready to win trophies after solving three core squad issues
Rasmus Hojlund has completed his medical with Manchester United ahead of a £72m move from ATALANTA AND could be unveiled during their friendly with Lens on Saturday. The Atalanta striker is expected to sign a five-year contract with the option of a further 12 months. The deal for Hojlund is worth an initial £64m, plus … Continue reading Rasmus Hojlund completes medical ahead of £72m Manchester United move
Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano has revealed why the club walked away from signing Declan Rice from West Ham United. Former England women’s international Eni Aluko had suggested that Manchester City were never really interested in signing Rice, claiming that Pep Guardiola just wanted to help his friend Mikel Arteta get the England international. … Continue reading Transfer: Why Man City abandoned talks with Declan Rice
Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday announced the signing of James Maddison from Leicester City on a five-year contract. "Earning recognition for his outstanding performances, James claimed numerous personal accolades throughout 2017/18, including the Championship Young Player of the Month award for January, 2018, and the Championship Goal of the Month award for September, 2017, and January, … Continue reading Tottenham expect more from James
The Hammers rejected Arsenal's opening bid worth £80m last week; Rice has two years remaining on his West Ham contract and won the Europa Conference League last season; Chelsea and Manchester City are both interested in Rice. Declan Rice celebrates at West Ham's Europa Conference League-winning parade / DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images West Ham … Continue reading Will West Ham reject Arsenal’s bid for Declan Rice?
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 09: Jurgen Klopp at Anfield is unveiled as the new manager of Liverpool FC during a press conference at Anfield on October 9, 2015 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images) World Cup-winning midfielder Alexis Mac Allister has completed his move to Liverpool... and will be the club's new No 10. Fancy his … Continue reading REVEALED: Liverpool’s new No 10 shirt
Tottenham Hotspur have announced the appointment of Ange Postecoglou as their new head coach. The 57-year-old becomes the first Australian to take charge of a Premier League club and signs a four-year deal with Spurs that starts on 1 July. “Ange brings a positive mentality and a fast, attacking style of play,” Spurs chair, Daniel Levy, told the … Continue reading Tottenham appoint Postecoglou as head coach
Liverpool legend, Jamie Carragher, has identified two clubs that can stop or challenge Manchester City from winning the Premier League title next season. Manchester City will try to win a fourth consecutive Premier League title next season, having won it for the fifth time in six years this season. Pep Guardiola’s side trailed Arsenal for … Continue reading 2 clubs that can stop Man City from winning Premier League title next season
'LEICESTER CITY, The most expensive squad IN THE 2022/23 PREMIER LEAGUE SEASON to be relegated' On the surface, Leicester may appear to be in a decent position to make an immediate return to the Premier League. Playmaker Maddison - the club's crown jewel - and £60m-rated winger Harvey Barnes are expected to leave, but should fetch a … Continue reading The Most Expensive Premier League Team Relegated
After a wretched campaign in which they had three different managers and lost 22 of their 38 league matches, Leicester City will be playing Championship football next season. It is a remarkable fall from grace for a side that shocked the footballing world by winning the Premier League in 2016 and the FA Cup just … Continue reading EPL: Why Leicester City were relegated after spending heavily in the transfer market
The Super Eagles duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi have been relegated with Leicester City in the Premier League. The Foxes needed Everton to drop points against Bournemouth at Goodison Park. But the Toffees pulled off a 1-0 win, thanks to Abdoulaye Doucoure’s stunning finish. Leicester beat West Ham 2-1 at the King Power, … Continue reading Nigeria Players Hit by Relegation in the Premier League