Darren Fletcher, the Veteran Stoke City midfielder laid it on the line for his shocked and confused teammates after the draw of Brentford. Fletcher has sent a no-nonsense message to his teammates of the Stoke City. He sent the message “We have got to get better quickly, and we have to move to start winning games”. Because of the yesterday 1-1 draw with Brentford, Fletcher was not as downbeat as some and he believes that the game should have won by the Stoke.
He admits that the team has much more things to learn about playing in the game when it comes to playing at Championship level. He said, “It is really disappointing to lose the game when you are in the winning position.” He said, “After having a kind of sticky start, the thought came to mind before 20 minutes of that half-time that we played really well, we got the team into the leading position, we created some excellent opportunities and may be should have gone in two-up, but sadly in the second half we didn’t play the way, we should have.”
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Former Tottenham Hotspurs manager Harry Redknapp believes that the Premier League title race will be between Manchester City and Liverpool.
He said that the favorite for him to win the title this season will be Manchester City after their demonstration last season. He said that Pep Guardiola has transformed Manchester City into a formidable winning machine and that it will be hard for the other Premier League teams to stop them.
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Premier League side Stoke City are seeking to reinforce their squad with Galatasaray star Badoy Ndiaye, as per reports. The Senegalese midfielder has caught the eyes of Stoke City and other Premier League sides.
The Turkish Super Lig side have confirmed that they dropped the player after receiving formal interests from Stoke. Newcastle United, Watford, and Crystal Palace are believed to be also interested in the player. However, Stoke have offered around €16 million for the player. Continue reading Stoke City Bid For Galatasaray’s Ndiaye
England international Dele Alli has credited Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino for his surge at the club. The youngster has had a phenomenal two years for club and country. He is still 21 years of age but he has been crucial to the Spurs’ team.
Alli had a slow start to the new season, after ending last season on a high. His form has picked up of recent so he is starting to make a mark in the Premier League and the Champions League. The player has credited Pochettino for a lot that has happened.
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We are edging closer to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, and one of the most interesting groups of the tournament is Group D. Argentina will be expected to win this group, although they did make hard work of qualifying, but the second place is up for grabs, and Nigeria should be targeting this position. With Iceland and Croatia in opposition, things will be tough but the group is going to be close, and every point will count.
The Super Eagles showed their strength in the African qualifying section, and a 1-0 victory over Zambia booked their place in this summer’s tournament before any other African club had made it. With this, they carry the weight of a nation on their shoulders, they have a history of performing well at these events, and this summer they will be expected to do the same again. Continue reading Nigeria Should Target Group Success at 2018 World Cup
Chelsea have been able to complete the signing of Danny Drinkwater on transfer deadline day. The Leicester City midfielder has been a transfer target for the last few weeks.
Manager Antonio Conte has been left frustrated with Chelsea’s transfer activity over the last few weeks. After having won the Premier League title last season, Chelsea were expected to strengthen significantly in the summer in order to cope with the presence of Champions League football. However, it has not exactly taken place and the contrary has been happening at Stamford Bridge.
A number of players like Nemanja Matic and Kurt Zouma have left the club either on a permanent or temporary basis. Diego Costa, who was the top scorer last season with 20 goals in the Premier league, is also on the verge of an exit. The club made a poor start to the season with a surprise defeat against only, but have since recovered to win games against Tottenham and Everton. Continue reading Chelsea Sign Danny Drinkwater from Leicester