Category: blog-sports

Bentley makes move to St Helens on 3 year deal

St Helens have announced the signing of promising back row forward James Bentley from former super league giants and current Championship side Bradford Bulls on a three-year deal. St Helens held of several other super league clubs for the 19-year-old, former Oulton Raiders junior signature, after he has scored 15 tries in 23 appearances in  … Read more

Coutinho out as Liverpool return to European football.

With the Philippe Coutinho transfer saga still ongoing, Liverpool’s head coach Jürgen Klopp has left the Brazilian midfielder out of the clubs Champions league 1st leg squad to play Hoffenheim. The 25 year old, controversially handed in a transfer request only hours after the club had knocked back a seconded bid for the player believed  … Read more

Courtinho shocks Liverpool with Transfer request

On the eve of the new Premier league starting, Liverpool were handed a sicking blow when star midfielder Philippe Coutinho requested a transfer only hours after the club had sent a released a statement saying the 25-year-old Brazilian was NOT FOR SALE. The club immediately rejected the request, thought to be triggered by the growing  … Read more

Super 8’s round two round up

On Thursday, the second round of the super 8’s got off to another surprise Win as Wakefield Trinity over turned the form book to hand out a 38-6 defeat to 2nd place Leeds Rhino’s. The return of Half back Jacob Miller from a broken leg seemed to be the catalyst as Chris Chester’s men ran  … Read more

Late brace snatchs opening day win for the Gunners

Arsenal 4 – 3 Leicester City Arsenal – Lacazette (2), Welbeck (45+2), Ramsey (83), Giroud (85) Leicester City – Okazaki (5) Vardy (29, 56) The Premier League was back with a bang last night as Arsenal scored a late goal to win a 7-goal thriller against a strong looking Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium  … Read more

Irelands Women off to a dream start

Ireland (7) 19 Tries: Muldoon, Griffin, Spence Cons: Stapleton 2 Australia (5) 17 Tries: Murphy, Parry, Samoa Con: Hewson On the opening day of the Women’s Rugby Union World cup, Host team Ireland created a major shock in their opening Group C game by defeating a strong Australian outfit in Dublin. With both teams scoring  … Read more

Wakefield Trinity vs Leeds Rhino’s team news

Wakefield Trinity will have Australian half back Jacob Miller back in the starting halves for the first time in 3 months as they take on Yorkshire neighbours Leeds Rhinos tonight at the Beamount Legal Stadium. The inspirational half back had scored 5 tries in 16 games for Wakefield before he broke his leg during the  … Read more

Liverpool reject second bid for Coutinho

With Neymar Jnr now wearing the colours of Paris St Germain at a cost of £200m, Barcelona now have money to burn and are scouring the world for a replacement! Top of that list seems to be Liverpool’s 25-year-old Brazilian star Philippe Coutinho. Since joining from Inter Milan in 2013 for a fee off £8.5m,  … Read more

England Rugby duo sent home from training Camp

It has been revealed that England Rugby Union stars Manu Tuliagi and Denny Solomona have been sent home from England’s preseason training camp in Teddington. The Three day came in Middlesex was held over the weekend as England prepare for a tough autumn International program in November. It is understood the England players all went  … Read more

So close but yet so far!

It was not a good night for the British team at the World championships being held in London. With only the one medal on the table so far, thanks to Mo Farah’s incredible win on the opening night, the British team were hoping to add to that with Laura Muir running in the 1500m final  … Read more