UK football news: The 21-year-old was given dispensation by the Magpies to attend the Liga de Futbol Profesional’s annual awards and walked away with the Liga Adelante’s breakthrough player gong, as well being named the Segunda Division’s best attacking midfielder. Perez, who opened his Newcastle account in Sunday’s 2-1 win over Tottenham, scored 16 times […]

 

UK football news: Kane, 21, has been in excellent form in the cup competitions this season, scoring six goals, including a hat-trick against Asteras Tripolis in the Europa League last week. The youth team graduate is yet to make a start in the Premier League however, featuring five times as a substitute, with Emmanuel Adebayor […]

 

UK football news: The Reds emerged as the main title rivals to Manchester City in the previous campaign, briefly seizing control of the race for the trophy before a late slip-up handed it to Manuel Pellegrini’s men. Brendan Rodgers’ side have been unable to build on that momentum and last Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Hull […]

 

UK football news: The French centre-back has endured a difficult start to life in the Premier League following his £32m summer arrival from Porto. Mangala experienced a tough time during City’s 2-1 defeat at West Ham on Saturday and Hammers’ boss Sam Allardyce later revealed he had targeted the centre back. The 23-year-old also struggled […]

 

UK football news: There were mounting calls for a managerial change at St James’ Park prior to a recent upturn in fortune. Points help to bring positivity, though, and Newcastle have taken seven from their last three outings – including welcome wins over Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur. Summer signing Janmaat feels the mood on […]

 

UK football news: Something needs to be done at the Stadium of Light, with goals being conceded at an alarming rate. Poyet has seen his side breached 10 times in their last two outings, with an 8-0 mauling at Southampton followed by a 2-0 home defeat to Arsenal. Mannone struggled in each of those encounters, […]

 

UK football news: The 24-year-old midfielder was taken to St James’ Park over the summer following a protracted chase. He penned a six-year contract upon his arrival and was expected to help fill the creative void created by the departure of his fellow France international Yohan Cabaye to Paris St Germain in January. Cabella has […]

 

UK football news: Berahino was among 10 changes made by the Albion boss from the side that snatched a 2-2 Barclays Premier League draw with Crystal Palace on Saturday. The Baggies manager insisted he is determined not to overuse the 21-year-old with the hectic Christmas schedule ahead. “Saido’s getting a lot of attention at the […]

 

UK football news: The youngster is keen to impress following the departure of Danny Welbeck to Arsenal and Javier Hernandez going on loan to Real Madrid. Wilson came on as a substitute in the 1-1 draw with Chelsea on Sunday and is battling for a starting place with Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie and Radamel […]

 

UK football news: The French midfielder returned to England over the summer having spent the 2013/14 campaign on loan at West Bromwich Albion. It was during his time at The Hawthorns that he came to the attention of other Premier League bosses, with the 29-year-old settling quickly in new surroundings. West Ham were, however, only […]