6:16 PM EDT, Thu July 28, 2016
Derby County would play in new-look EFL Trophy if invited

Derby County would play in new-look EFL Trophy if invited

Derby County have indicated to the Football League that they would participate in the new-look EFL Trophy, if invited. The Football League is keen to revamp what was the Johnstone's Paint Trophy by involving 16 Category One Academy sides. However, Manchester City have declined the invitation and other big clubs are leaning towards rejecting their invitation. This has left the Football League looking to see which of the other Category One Academies initially not invited would be interested...
Daily Mail Jul 9, 2016

Didier Drogba and Andrea Pirlo among the MLS All-Stars set to face Arsenal in pre-season friendly following online vote

David Villa, Andrea Pirlo and Dider Drogba are among the MLS All-Stars set to face Arsenal in a pre-season friendly at the end of July. An online vote allowed fans to choose their 10 favourite players.
Evening Gazette Jun 30, 2016
Paper talk: Middlesbrough FC keen on €15m Fiorentina striker compared to 'young Didier Drogba'

Paper talk: Middlesbrough FC keen on €15m Fiorentina striker compared to 'young Didier Drogba'

Highly-rated hitman Khouma Babacar has today been linked with a summer move to the Riverside in the Italian press
The Guardian Jun 29, 2016

Michy Batshuayi’s perfect audition paves way for £33m Chelsea move

From his childhood in Brussels’ notorious Molenbeek district, the Belgium international has developed into one of Europe’s most promising strikers and could be the long-term replacement for Didier Drogba at Stamford BridgeAs auditions go, Michy Batshuayi could not have planned his any better. With Belgium leading 1-0 in the 75th minute of their last-16 tie against Hungary on Sunday, the 22-year-old of Congolese heritage who spent some of his childhood Brussels’ notorious Molenbeek district was summoned from the bench by coach Marc Wilmots.Yet to feature in any of his side’s three...

EPL Player News

  • 7 Paul Pogba

    Paul Pogba

    Manchester United prepare contracts to sign Paul Pogba from Juventus

  • 4 Per Mertesacker

    Per Mertesacker

    Petr Cech backing Arsenal young guns to plug gap left by Per Mertesacker injury - and keeper says Arsene Wenger won't buy for the sake of it

  • 4 Jamie Sterry

    Jamie Sterry

    Jamie Sterry ready to tackle the Championship after elevation to Newcastle’s first-team squad

  • 4 Brad Guzan

    Brad Guzan

    Middlesbrough FC target Brad Guzan boosted by his Copa America contribution

  • 3 Samir Nasri

    Samir Nasri

    Samir Nasri left out of friendlies because of weight issues, says Guardiola

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