The January window has come and gone but clubs in the Premier League are not resting on their laurels. With the likes of Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal needing to catch up with the rest of the top six, there is a strong likelihood that this summer could see audacious amounts of money thrown about. With that in mind, rumours are already starting to float around regarding what each club could do at the end of the season and we have gathered a selection of the latest gossip below. Defender wanted Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly remains a key summer target for Manchester United who are ready to pay £90m for his services. The Sun reports that the 27-year-old has a long-term target for the Old Trafford club as they look to solve their issues at centre-back. And it seems the interest hasn’t changed under interim boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with the boss sending his top scout to watch Koulibaly in action. Jim Lawlor was present for Napoli’s game against Fiorentina last … [Read more...] about The latest news and gossip from around the Premier League
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It's Friday, so it's time for the panel news roundup!. First up, it's been reported that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos consuming the administration, and he discussed recruiting Cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Mr. Trump from office for being unfit. Rosenstein reportedly made the remarks about secretly recording Mr. Trump and about the 25th Amendment in meetings and conversations with other Justice Department and FBI officials. None of Mr. Rosenstein's alleged proposals apparently came to fruition. Mr. Rosenstein disputed this account. "The New York Times's story is inaccurate and factually incorrect," he said in a statement. "I will not further comment on a story based on anonymous sources who are obviously biased against the department and are advancing their own … [Read more...] about Rosenstein, Kavanaugh and Evangelicals! It’s Time for the Friday News Roundup!
RYANAIR was struck by industrial action across July and August 2018 - with the disruption coinciding with the summer holiday season in Britain. Irish trade union members went on strike for the first time in July, with unions in Italy, Portugal, Spain and Belgium joining them on July 25. Here is everything you need to know about the action and when it came to an end. When were walkouts? Ryanair pilots who are members of the Irish trade union walked out for the first time on Thursday, July 12, in a row over working practices. A second strike took place on Friday, July 20, with more than 4,000 passengers told their flight between Ireland and the UK had been cancelled. Unions representing cabin crews in Spain, Portugal and Belgium marked the third walkout for two days between July 25 and 26, while the Italian crews striked for one day on July 25. Irish-based pilots held a fourth day of strike action on Friday, August 3, as their dispute with the budget airline loomed on. … [Read more...] about Ryanair strike 2018 – is the pilot walkout over, are flights still being cancelled and what’s the latest news
Sammy Haveron, from Larne in Co Antrim, passed away in the Royal Victoria Hospital yesterday morning after becoming unwell last Wednesday while training with Wellington Rec Youth Football Club. Wellington chairman Gary Morrow said the Linn Primary School pupil lost his fight for life in hospital yesterday. He added that Sammy's parents Eddie and Gina, along with the entire club, were "devastated" by the loss and called for privacy as they grieve. "We as a club are devastated to lose Sammy, who was a very valued member of the 2007 team and the whole club. He loved his football and loved Wellington Rec, which was clear to see in training and in matches," Mr Morrow said. "Our thoughts go out to Eddie, Gina and the family at this devastating time." Clubs from across Northern Ireland had voiced their support for the family during the week, holding on to hope the youngster's condition would improve. Yesterday the same clubs and many more expressed their condolences to the family. Larne … [Read more...] about ‘Absolutely numb with the sad news’
Here is all the transfer news and gossip from around the globe. United prepare huge Maguire bid The Daily Express reports that Manchester United are preparing a £65m bid for England star Harry Maguire. Leicester City defender Maguire shone for England at the World Cup and caught the attention of Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho. Mourinho is now preparing to test Leicester's resolve to keep the player they signed just a year ago and is prepared to sell Chris Smalling, Marcus Rojo or Eric Bailly in order to capture Maguire. Klopp would like to sign Pulisic - but not right now The Mirror state Jurgen Klopp has admitted he is a massive fan of Christian Pulisic - but has ruled out a move for the Borussia Dortmund star this summer. Klopp insists he will not make a move for the 19-year-old ahead of the new Premier League season, as Pulisic is still under contract and he has already splashed £170million to boost his squad. "He has a contract at Dortmund," Klopp said ahead of … [Read more...] about All the transfer news from around the globe