english football

Bolton midfielder Muamba critically ill after collapse


March 18th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba is "critically ill" after collapsing to the ground in an English football FA Cup quarterfinal tie against Tottenham Hotspur."Bolton Wanderers can ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Holman agrees Aston Villa deal


March 13th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) English Premier League club Aston Villa have signed Brett Holman from Dutch side AZ Alkmaar. The Australian midfielder will join the club at the end of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Everton sign Croat striker Nikica Jelavic


February 1st, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Croatian striker Nikica Jelavic has signed a four-and-a-half-year-deal with English football side Everton, the club confirmed.Jelavic moved from Scottish side Rangers where he scored 36 goals ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

English football not well: Ancelloti


December 20th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 20 (IANS) Former Chelsea and AC Milan manager said that English football "is not very well" and feels that Chelsea and Arsenal will struggle to beat the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

It is a dream come true to coach Argentina: Sabella


August 31st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) Argentina's new chief soccer coach Alejandro Sabella Wednesday said it was a great feeling to get the key job but it also has bestowed upon him ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

David Beckham eats a plate of bugs on TV


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) David Beckham is one of the most famous and richest sportsmen in the world that is why his latest public stunt has shocked many people. It ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Victoria Beckham not planning to avail maternity leave


June 11th, 2011 - 2:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Victoria Beckham does not have plans to go on maternity leave. Despite the fact that the former Posh singer is eight months pregnant, she has been working ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Queen Park Rangers likely to be stripped of automatic Premier League promotion


April 29th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): Championship leaders Queens Park Rangers look set to be denied automatic promotion to the English Premier League in the wake of evidence suggesting that the club broke strict ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Dedicated’ Hernandez has exceeded Man U expectations: Ferguson


April 24th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has said that striker Javier Hernandez was never meant to be so crucial to his team's silverware hopes this season.Hernandez has ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Mourinho may return to UK Premier League in 2012


March 12th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Madrid (Spain), Mar 12 (ANI): Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho is reported to be planning a spectacular return to the Premier League next season.The Special One desperately misses the passion and ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Referee Clattenburg ‘was ready to walk away over Rooney elbowing incident


March 5th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 5 (ANI): There is anger within the English football refereeing community over how one of the country's best officials, Mark Clattenburg, is being treated.The Tyneside official has been pilloried ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chelsea may secure services of West Ham manager Avram Grant


March 4th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 4 (ANI): Chelsea are considering approaching West Ham manager Avram Grant to become their new director of football as part of a significant shake-up of the club's staff this summer. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Torres doesn’t have to score to prove his worth: Ancelotti


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti reckons that his ace striker Fernando Torres does not have to score goals to prove his worth.Chelsea's new superstar signing is still waiting ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Christine Bleakley: ‘Girls who want to be WAGs make me despair’


February 22nd, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) English TV personality Christine Bleakley has hit out at young girls who wants to be rich and famous because of the men that they marry.The TV presenter ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cheryl Cole’s image used on Russian brides website


February 17th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cheryl Cole realized that her image was being used to dupe unsuspecting people on a Russian website this week.The website which is called “Russian Brides” claims that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chelsea pays record-breaking fee for Liverpool’s Torres


February 1st, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Chelsea, the Premier League champions, on Monday paid a record-breaking £50 million ($80.4 million) for Liverpool's striker Fernando Torres.The transaction was made on the last day of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Capello proclaims Vauxhall a `fantastic’ brand for English football


January 13th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.13 (ANI): England boss Fabio Capello has proudly proclaimed Vauxhall as a "fantastic brand" for the nation's football fraternity, and hoped it would "be with us for a long, long time." ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chelsea’s John Mikel Obi ruled out for a month due to knee injury


January 1st, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1(ANI): Reigning Premier League champions Chelsea has suffered another midfield injury blow with scans confirming that John Mikel Obi faces a month out due to an knee injury.Mikel had ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Samantha Cameron upstaged by Victoria Beckham and Kelly Brook at British Fashion Awards


December 8th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Victoria Beckham made a remarkable impact on her first fashion awards when she managed to upstage the wife of the British Prime Minister, Samantha Cameron during the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Wayne Rooney Cancels Birthday Bash For Dubai Trip With Wife


October 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) English football star Wayne Rooney has canceled the gala celebration that he and his wife Coleen had lined up for the player's 26th birthday on October ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gascoigne set for ‘big challenge’ as manager of non-league Garforth Town


September 26th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26(ANI): Former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne has returned to football as the manager of non-league club Garforth Town.Gascoigne's last stint in a managerial position had seen him being sacked after ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Wayne Rooney’s hooker set to name more players she has bedded


September 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): English football player Wayne Rooney's hooker has left players from 10 Premier League clubs quaking in their boots after it was revealed that she is set to name ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mancini hails Silva after Manchester City’s Europa League triumph over Salzburg


September 17th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17(ANI): Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has tipped midfielder David Silva for a golden future after the Spaniard kick-started his 26 million pound move to Eastlands.Silva, who arrived at Eastlands ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Everton star Arteta demands clarity on England selection


August 31st, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Mikel Arteta asked coach Fabio Capello and the Football Association to make a clear statement on his selection for England after admitting that he would consider such an ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ferguson hits back at Wenger’s ‘Scholes’ darker side’ jibe


August 28th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 28(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has hit back at Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger saying that he should look closer to home before criticizing the 'dark side' of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man U striker Owen certain about playing for next 4-5 years


August 16th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): Manchester United striker Michael Owen, who witnessed a slump in his career after constant injury problems, acknowledges the fact that he is not going to play all games, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Maradona eyes Aston Villa top job


August 16th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): Former Argentina coach Diego Maradona is eying a return to management by replacing Martin O'Neill as Aston Villa's next manager."Diego is very attracted to English football and the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Capello ‘pulls the plug’ on ‘old’ Beckham’s international career


August 12th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): England coach Fabio Capello almost brought curtains down on ace midfielder David Beckham's international career by saying that he is probably too old.David Beckham has been offered ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rooney to face ‘furious’ coach after ’smoking, urinating in the street’


August 7th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Three Lions boss Fabio Capello is apparently furious with England footballer Wayne Rooney after he was recently pictured smoking and urinating in the street.The striker is all set ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Mourinho ‘The Special One’ destined to lead Man U, England: Sneijder


August 1st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): New Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho 'The Special One' is destined to manage Manchester United and England, according to Dutch playmaker Wesley Sneijder.Real Madrid is just ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man U determined to win record 19th Premier League title


July 22nd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 22 (ANI): Manchester United is determined to win a record 19th Premier League title and be crowned the undisputed kings of English football after they were declared the most ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Growing influx of foreign players hurting England’s football team


July 21st, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 21 (ANI): The Football Association's ex-Technical Director, Howard Wilkinson, is deeply concerned over the growing influx of foreign players to England, which is hurting the national team.A whopping 79 per ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Low drew inspiration from English football to make Germany world-beaters


July 6th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 6 (ANI): Germany's coach Joachim Low has admitted that he drew inspiration from English football amongst others, when he started plotting the comeback of the German football team as ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ghanaian footballers eyeing English Premier League stint after dream run at WC


July 4th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 4 (ANI): Ghana's football players are hoping that their dream run at the World will earn them a ticket to the English Premier League.Ghana reaching the quarterfinals is ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Call for inquiry into what ails English football following dismal exit from World Cup


June 28th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 28 (ANI): Former Football Association executive director David Davies has called for an inquiry into Three Lions dismal exit from the 2010 World Cup.Sunday's 4-1 defeat to arch-rivals Germany was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe