Sunderland transfer news: Assistant manager Paul Bracewell confirms Javier Manquillo has undergone Black Cats medical

Sunderland boss David Moyes was closing in on his sixth summer signing on Wednesday night as defender Javier Manquillo underwent a medical. Moyes did not attend his post-match press conference after the Black Cats’ 1-0 EFL Cup second round victory over Shrewsbury at the Stadium of Light, which booked them a third round trip to ...

Slaven Bilic: ‘We are not going to beg’ players to sign for West Ham

West Ham manager Slaven Bilic insists he will not beg players to join the club ahead of next week’s transfer deadline. It is no secret that the Hammers are still searching for a striker to add to their ranks before the transfer window closes on August 31. Bilic said on Wednesday that he sees Manchester ...

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 1

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 1
Pot 1 for the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League group stage draw is formed by the holders and the title winners from the top seven associations as per the UEFA association club coefficient rankings at the end of the 2014/15 season. Draw live at 18:00CEST on Thursday: Full pots and procedure2016/17 UEFA Champions League access list ...

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 2

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 2
Pot 2 in the UEFA Champions League group stage draw is formed by the eight highest-ranked teams out of the 24 clubs in Pots 2 to 4 as per the UEFA club coefficient rankings at the end of 2015/16. We profile the hopefuls. Draw live at 18:00CEST on Thursday: Full pots and procedure 2016/17 UEFA ...

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 3

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 3
Pot 3 in the UEFA Champions League group stage draw is formed by the teams ranked ninth to 16th out of the 24 clubs in Pots 2 to 4 as per the UEFA club coefficient rankings at the end of 2015/16. Draw live at 18:00CEST on Thursday: Full pots and procedure 2016/17 UEFA Champions League ...

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 4

Champions League group stage draw: Pot 4
Pot 4 in the UEFA Champions League group stage draw is formed by the teams ranked 17th and below out of the 24 clubs in Pots 2 to 4 as per the UEFA club coefficient rankings at the end of 2015/16. Draw live at 18:00CEST on Thursday: Full pots and procedure 2016/17 UEFA Champions League ...

Ten play-off fallers join Europa League entrants

Ten play-off fallers join Europa League entrants
Ajax, Roma and Villarreal are among the ten clubs that have transferred to the UEFA Europa League group stage after losing their UEFA Champions League play-off ties Teams transferring to UEFA Europa League group stage:Ajax (NED)APOEL (CYP)Dundalk (IRL)Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)Roma (ITA)SalzburgSteaua București (ROU)Viktoria Plzeň (CZE)Villarreal (ESP)Young Boys (SUI) For both Dundalk and Beer-Sheva, it is ...

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