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Sunderland Expected to Confirm Signings of Giaccherini & Huddlestone | Stats

Sunderland Expected to Confirm Signings of Giaccherini & Huddlestone | Stats

Sunderland have undergone somewhat of a transformation so far this summer with new manager Paulo Di Canio ordering a complete reshuffle of the player staff at the Stadium of Light with the club announcing eight new signings and eight departures already. Juventus' hard working, industrious attacking midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini is expected to be confirmed as the Wearside club's ninth summer signing in the coming hours after it was confirmed that a fee rumoured to be just under £9million had been …
Welcome to the Premier League Hull City, Crystal Palace & Cardiff City

Welcome to the Premier League Hull City, Crystal Palace & Cardiff City

The first date marked in every football fan's calendar is the day the upcoming season's fixtures are released and this date for the 2013-2014 campaign came this past Wednesday with newly promoted Hull City, Crystal Palace and Cardiff City all finding out their first opponents in the top flight. Hull City have arguably the most Premier League experience amongst their staff with Steve Bruce having managed Birmingham City, Wigan Athletic and Sunderland across numerous Premier League campaigns, Crystal Palace's Ian Holloway has …
Tottenham Hotspur appoint Franco Baldini as Technical Director

Tottenham Hotspur appoint Franco Baldini as Technical Director

Tottenham Hotspur have today confirmed the appointment of Italian Franco Baldini as the club's new Technical Director following the fifty two year olds departure from AS Roma earlier this month. Baldini has been brought in to help Andre Villas-Boas in the transfer market with the Portuguese manager looking to avoid a repeat of last summer when Spurs were slow to react in the transfer market and ended up missing out of Leandro Damiao and Joao Moutinho late on in the …
Manchester City confirm signing of Jesus Navas

Manchester City confirm signing of Jesus Navas

Manchester City have now officially announced the capture of the Spanish international on a four year contract,after the announcement on Sevilla's official website last week that a deal had been agreed for twenty seven year old Jesus Navas to move to Etihad. Jesus Navas will move from Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán to Manchester for a fee reported to be around £15 million with this having the potential to rise to £16 million over the course of Navas' contract with City. Manchester City …
West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United | Match Preview

West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United | Match Preview

Sir Alex Ferguson's 1500th match in charge of Manchester United Football Club will be his last, the most trophy laden spell in Manchester United's history will come to an end at around six o clock on Sunday Evening following United's final game of the season against  West Brom. West Brom have had a fantastic season under Steve Clarke with the Baggies unfortunate not to push just further and secure European football for the 2013-2014 campaign. Manchester United head into tomorrow's …
Manchester United vs Swansea City | Match Preview

Manchester United vs Swansea City | Match Preview

[caption id="attachment_32022" align="alignright" width="240"] The official Match Programme for Sunday's fixture against Swansea City.[/caption] It was the 22nd of November 1986, Alex Ferguson's first home game in charge of Manchester United against Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford. Twenty seven years later and Sir Alex Ferguson will be in the home dugout for the final time as Manchester United face Swansea City in their final home game of the 2012-2013 campaign. Sir Alex Ferguson, who started as a a bright young …
Sir Alex Ferguson retires as Manchester United manager

Sir Alex Ferguson retires as Manchester United manager

With the dignity and professionalism that epitomised his lifelong career in football be it both as a player and as a manager, Sir Alex Ferguson this morning announced his retirement from football aged 71 with the Scot's final game being away at West Bromwich Albion on May 19th. Sir Alex Ferguson having just secured Manchester United's 20th league title and the 13th in the Premier League era told his players this morning that he would be retiring at the end of …
Manchester United vs Chelsea | Bitter Rivalry - Match Preview

Manchester United vs Chelsea | Bitter Rivalry - Match Preview

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