Smith frustrated as Villa players denied cryotherapy over Covid fears

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith left frustrated as public health bosses DENY players cryotherapy treatment due to fears of spreading coronavirus Aston Villa have been refused permission to use cryotherapy treatment  Public health bosses believe it could cause coronavirus to spread among players Villa boss Smith was keen to use treatment to aid recovery with hectic schedule  Aston Villa have been refused permission to use cryotherapy treatment because public health bosses

Young guns make Aussie squad

Rising stars Riley Meredith and Josh Philippe have been named in a 26-man Australian squad for a potential tour of England that hasn’t yet been confirmed. Australia is expecting to make its return to the field with a white-ball tour of England in September. Selectors today named a squad including the mainstays plus players of interest with the names including all-rounders Daniel Sams, Sean Abbott and Michael Neser as well

Jofra Archer axed by England for Second Test vs West Indies for COVID breach

Cricket star Jofra Archer has been axed from England’s team to take on West Indies just hours before the start of the Second Test on Thursday night (AEST) after breaking strict coronavirus protocols. The England quick, 25, will be placed into isolation for five days and undergo two tests for Covid-19 in that time, The Sun reports. He will only be removed from isolation if he tests negative on both

Ralph Hasenhuttl steers clear of Southampton transfer talk

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl refused to discuss the possibility of a swap deal between Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and loanee Kyle Walker-Peters. Hojberg, who has been stripped of the captaincy after refusing a new deal at St Mary’s, is reported to be keen on a move to Tottenham and Walker-Peters, who is on loan from the north London club, could be used as a makeweight in the deal. The young right-back has

The Chiefs have room for error, so they can make a huge signing like Chris Jones

This is The Morning Win. Steven Ruiz is filling in for Andy Nesbitt today. It took up until the final day before the deadline to extend franchise-tagged players, but the Chiefs finally got a deal done. Chris Jones will be staying in Kansas City for the foreseeable future after agreeing to a four-year, $80 million deal that puts him behind only Aaron Donald and DeForest Buckner on the list of

Arsenal's stance on Coutinho transfer after Stan Kroenke cash injection

Barcelona have offered Philippe Coutinho to Arsenal in an attempt to raise funds to sign Inter Milan forward Lautaro Martinez. Coutinho has known for some time now that he has no future at the Camp Nou, and is considering his options going forward. The Catalan giants knows that they will have to take a huge financial hit on Coutinho, and are hoping Arsenal will come up with some cash to

Man Utd plotting to sign Premier League star on free transfer in shock Ed Woodward move

Manchester United are reportedly exploring the prospect of signing Burnley’s Jeff Hendrick on a free transfer this summer. The 28-year-old is poised to leave the Clarets, with AC Milan strongly linked. But the Red Devils could move for him amid claims Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains determined to strengthen his midfield. Manchester United have signed five players since Solskjaer took charge. Daniel James, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire, Bruno Fernandes and Odion

Premier League transfer window: When does the summer transfer window open? Dates revealed

The Premier League has announced its 2020 summer transfer window dates, subject to FIFA approval. The window will open for 10 weeks from July 27 until October 5. Additionally, there will be a domestic-only window for English Football League (EFL) clubs until October 16. “Following consultation with the EFL, a domestic-only window will be added from Oct. 5, closing 1700 BST on Oct. 16,” the Premier League said in a

Lampard names ace who can be like new signing for Chelsea as transfer window date revealed

Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been backed to make an impact at Chelsea next season with Frank Lampard hoping the midfielder will be like a new signing for the club. Loftus-Cheek has been sidelined for the majority of the current campaign with an Achilles injury but is back to full fitness now and looking to make up for lost time. The England midfielder made his first start after the coronavirus shutdown during

Thomas Partey 'set to snub Arsenal and sign new Atletico Madrid deal'

Thomas Partey ‘set to snub Arsenal and sign new £135,000-per-week deal at Atletico Madrid that will see him double his wages’ in another huge blow for Mikel Arteta Arsenal had highlighted Thomas Partey as a priority transfer target this summer Mikel Arteta is desperate to bolster his squad after a hugely turbulent season  But Partey is reportedly set to turn down the Gunners and sign a new contract The 27-year-old