Category: News Story

24 June 2022 0

Boy, 15, placed on educational programme after racist abuse of Brewster

By Total Football News

Rhian Brewster highlighted the racist abuse he received on Instagram last year; West Yorkshire Police interviewed a 15-year-old under caution in relation to the abuse; SSN can reveal the teenager admitted the offence; He will undergo an educational programme

A 15-year-old boy has been placed on an educational programme after racially abusing Sheffield United striker Rhian Brewster on Instagram.

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23 June 2022 0

Championship fixtures: Huddersfield vs Burnley starts season

By Total Football News

The 2022/23 Sky Bet Championship season will get under way on Friday July 29, when play-off finalists Huddersfield host relegated Burnley at the John Smith's Stadium, live on Sky Sports.

The following day, Norwich begin life back in the second tier with a trip to Cardiff, while newly-promoted Rotherham and Wigan start with home ties against Swansea and Preston respectively. On Sunday July 31, Sunderland host Coventry and on Monday …

22 June 2022 0

Newcastle agree deal with Burnley to sign Pope

By Total Football News

Newcastle have agreed a deal with Burnley to sign Nick Pope, with the England international set to undergo his medical on Thursday.

Pope will challenge Martin Dubravka for the No 1 jersey at St James' Park.

Sky Sports News reported last week that Newcastle boss Eddie Howe was interested in the 30-year-old, who is keen to remain in the Premier League after Burnley's relegation to the Championship.

Pope is keen …

16 June 2022 0

Newcastle interested in Pope | Burnley goalkeeper wants PL stay

By Total Football News

Newcastle are interested in signing Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope this summer, with the England international keen to remain in the Premier League.

The 30-year-old is one of the players likely to leave Burnley this summer after their relegation to the Championship.

It is understood Pope is keen to remain in the top flight with an eye on his England place at the World Cup in Qatar this winter.

Newcastle boss …

16 June 2022 0

Markanday eyes big season | Luthra inks new deal | Taylor to play on

By Total Football News

Blackburn attacking midfielder Dilan Markanday says he is desperate to show everyone what he is all about next term after the biggest rollercoaster season of his career.

Markanday, 20, made a historic appearance for Spurs in a Europa Conference League game away at Vitesse last season, becoming the first South Asian heritage player in Tottenham's history when he entered the pitch as a second-half substitute at The Gelredome.

However, the …

14 June 2022 0

Can Burnley bounce back under Kompany?

By Total Football News

New Burnley manager Vincent Kompany will waste no time in getting to work at Turf Moor as the Belgian looks to inspire an immediate return to the Premier League.

The relegated club had been in talks with former Manchester City captain Kompany regarding their managerial position, following the decision to part company with long-serving boss Sean Dyche last month.

Mike Jackson stepped into the hotseat as caretaker manager but was …

14 June 2022 0

Burnley appoint ‘proven leader’ Kompany as new manager

By Total Football News

Burnley have appointed Vincent Kompany as their new manager after the Belgian left his role as Anderlecht boss.

Burnley had been in talks with former Manchester City captain Kompany regarding their managerial position, following the decision to part company with long-serving boss Sean Dyche in April.

Mike Jackson stepped into the hotseat as caretaker manager but was unable to keep the club in the Premier League, with a 2-1 final-day …

12 June 2022 0

Several businesspeople ready to step in to prevent Derby liquidation

By Total Football News

There are a number of "well-heeled" businesspeople ready to step in to prevent Derby County from being liquidated, Sky Sports News has been told.

Concerns over the club's future have mounted since Chris Kirchner, who exchanged contracts committing to buy the club, failed to transfer the necessary cash before Friday's 5pm deadline.

The EFL has now written to the administrators, expressing real concern that Derby will not be able to …

11 June 2022 0

Kirchner adamant he wants to buy Derby | Administrators complain of ‘tirade of abuse’

By Total Football News

Chris Kirchner is adamant he still intends to complete a deal to buy Derby County despite missing several deadlines for the purchase money to be paid, Sky Sports News can reveal.

Kirchner no longer has exclusivity to try to complete a takeover after missing Friday's 5pm deadline, set by the club's administrators.

It is understood he has told Quantuma, the administrators, the money to buy the club is lodged in …