Day: June 8, 2018

Richard Scudamore backs Premier League winter break

0:37 Richard Scudamore believes players will benefit from the Premier League mid-season player break in February Outgoing Premier League Executive Chairman Richard Scudamore is in no doubt that players will benefit from a winter break. A two-week Premier League ‘mid-season player break’ in February has been approved to start from the 2019-20 season. Premier League […]

Mattia Perin joins Juventus from Genoa on four-year deal

Juventus have signed goalkeeper Mattia Perin from Italian side Genoa for a fee of £13.2m on a four-year deal, until 2022. The 25-year-old, who ranked sixth for clean sheets in Serie A last season, was a product of the Genoa youth system and made 150 appearances during his eight-year spell at the club. After breaking […]

Guti will be Real Madrid head coach, says Real Murcia president

Real Murcia’s president says they were unable to hire Guti as their new coach because he is about to be appointed Real Madrid boss. Zinedine Zidane left his post at the Bernabeu last month after landing his third successive Champions League trophy. In the aftermath of his departure various names, including Mauricio Pochettino and Massimiliano […]

Emre Can and Jon Flanagan leave Liverpool

Liverpool have confirmed Emre Can and Jon Flanagan will leave the club upon the expiry of their contracts this summer. Germany international Can has agreed a four-year deal with Juventus, according to Sky in Italy. The 24-year-old signed from Bayer Leverkusen in 2014 and has made 167 appearances for Liverpool, scoring 14 goals. Can came […]

Marko Arnautovic ‘happy’ at West Ham amid Man Utd transfer links

Marko Arnautovic insists he has “never heard anything” about a potential transfer away from West Ham, amid interest from Manchester United. Sky Sports News understands United are interested in signing the Austria international, however, West Ham have no intention of selling Arnautovic – who they value at £50m. The 29-year-old, who moved to West Ham […]