Though the forward is not convinced about moving to Newcastle, the Red Devils want him to go on loan there and the Magpies boss knows that he is capable of being "phenomenal"
Friday, December 20, 2013
The England international unsuccessfully argued that the punishment was excessive but the FA's independent panel rules him out of matches against Chelsea and West Ham
After a morale-boosting victory in extra time over Chelsea in the Capital One Cup, plus the returns of Steven Fletcher and Jack Colback, the Black Cats boss expects "control"
The left-back acknowledges that potentially more vital games await afterwards but wants his side to give everything in an attempt to surprise Manuel Pellegrini's title-chasers
Thursday, December 19, 2013
The Toffees captain feels that the squad would benefit from some new recruits in January in order to give them the best chance of maintaining their position in fourth
The Liverpool manager is appalled by what his counterpart in Wales has had to go through, slamming owner Vincent Tan as knowing "absolutely nothing about football"
The Swans attacker believes that his compatriot has been "unlucky" in his difficult first months at Anfield and would be happy to welcome him into the club's Spanish contingent
The Reds have made the first move towards tying down their in-form forward to a new deal worth more than £130,000 per week and the manager is calm about getting it done
The Dane's assistant manager sees no reason to panic as the 49-year-old is mentioned as a possible candidate for Spurs in the wake of Andre Villas-Boas's departure
The former Real Madrid striker criticised the German's inconsistency at the Emirates and says Manchester United should have signed Ross Barley, not Marouane Fellaini
Guido Albers has revealed Spurs have indicated their interest in securing his client as Andre Villas-Boas' replacement, but insists the Dutchman is focused on Ajax
Michael Laudrup had hoped his goalkeeper would be able to fight through until the New Year but an operation is urgently required and the date of his return is not yet known
The Liverpool assistant manager believes the Uruguayan inspires his team-mates to raise their game with his behaviour on and off the pitch as well as his brilliance
The former Blackburn midfielder says he does not know whether he will be given the chance to succeed Andre Villas-Boas but admits he would like the opportunity
With the Argentine sidelined for at least a month with a calf problem, the Bosnian insists he is capable of stepping in and keeping City in the Premier League title race
The former Manchester United striker believes the club's new manager bought the wrong player from his old side last summer and should have plumped for the emerging England starlet
The Pole and the Brazilian are the star men on the Gunners' list of targets for the coming window, which also includes Fernando Llorente, Ezequiel Lavezzi and Stephan El Shaarawy
The top five teams may be separated by just four points, with holders Manchester United 10 points off the leaders, but the race for the title is no closer than recent seasons
Spurs are dumped out of the Capital One Cup at the quarter-final stage in the first game under interim boss Tim Sherwood despite Emmanuel Adebayor's strike on his return
The England international has picked up a groin problem that ruled him out of the Capital One Cup against Stoke but David Moyes is hoping he will return to fitness soon