Day: July 12, 2018

Oli McBurnie signs new three-year Swansea deal

Oli McBurnie has signed a new three-year deal – with the option of a fourth year – with Swansea City to end the speculation over his future at the Liberty Stadium. The Scottish international’s previous deal expired at the end of the season, but new manager Graham Potter has moved to secure his long-term future. […]

FIFA opens investigation into England fans’ chants during Croatia defeat

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Football Association following a report of “possible discriminatory” chanting by England fans during Wednesday night’s World Cup semi-final defeat by Croatia. The governing body announced the news on Thursday, although precise details about the allegations are still unknown. FIFA says the investigation is being made into reports of offensive […]

West Brom target Kyle Bartley in £4m deal with Swansea

West Brom are close to agreeing a deal to sign Swansea centre-back Kyle Bartley, according to Sky sources. Bartley made only 10 appearances for the Swans last season and was forced to undergo surgery in September after suffering medial ligament damage. The 27-year-old is now set to join the Baggies for a fee in the […]

Birmingham City want to sign Bartosz Bialkowski from Ipswich

Birmingham City, currently under a transfer embargo, want to sign Ipswich goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski, according to Sky sources. Transfer targets are still being pursued by Birmingham as they are hopeful of meeting Financial Fair Play (FFP) obligations to have the EFL-imposed ban rescinded as soon as possible. Bialkowski is a player they remain keen on, […]

Prince Oniangue leaves for Caen, Wolves loan out Roderick Miranda

Wolves midfielder Prince Oniangue has signed for Caen on a permanent deal, while centre-back Roderick Miranda has joined Olympiakos on loan for next season. Congo international Oniangue is leaving the West Midlands after struggling to secure a regular starting berth since joining from French side Reims in August 2016. The 29-year-old made 11 appearances for […]

Beto O’Rourke is blowing Ted Cruz out of the water in fundraising

Texas Democratic Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke is trouncing Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in the fundraising game. The Democratic representative from Texas who is challenging Cruz in November raised $10.4 million in the second quarter — compared to $4.6 million raised by Cruz in the same time, according to the respective campaigns. O’Rourke announced the number […]