Top Ten: Shock January Transfers

In the wake of the news that Sunderland hit man Darren Bent is on the verge of a big money move to Aston Villa – which, let’s face it, no-one saw coming – join in recalling other eyebrow-raising transfers involving Premiership clubs from January transfer windows. 1. Sol Campbell to Arsenal, 2010 – The veteran centre-back had his contract terminated by mutual consent after making just one (disastrous) appearance…

January 18, 2011

Gunners In Transfer Market Because Of Injurry

Arsene Wenger has admitted he is likely to have to go into the transfer market after being dealt a double injury blow. Arsenal defender Sebastien Squillaci suffered a hamstring injury in the FA Cup draw with Leeds and he is facing a lay-off. That comes on top of a new setback for Thomas Vermaelen who has not played for Arsenal since the end of August because of a long-running Achilles…

January 10, 2011

Preview-Manchester United V Newcastle

Newcastle don’t have a very good record when it comes to this fixture, and with them looking a side which is certainly a little worse for wear having just returned to the top flight this is probably not an opening game that they will be relishing. They have only won nine times in 70 visits to Old Trafford and have never beaten the Reds at their home ground in the…

August 16, 2010