Premier League 2022-23 preview No 5: Brighton | Premier League

Guardian writers’ predicted position 12th (NB: this is not necessarily Ed Aarons’s prediction but the average of our writers’ tips) Last season’s position 9th Odds to win the league (via Oddschecker) 250-1 Prospects The mood on the south coast is understandably positive after last season’s record-breaking campaign under the shrewd Graham Potter, even if there […]

Player ratings as Lionesses reach Euro 2022 final

England booked their place in the Euro 2022 final with a thumping 4-0 victory over pre-tournament favourites Sweden at Bramall Lane on Tuesday evening. Goals from Beth Mead, Lucy Bronze, Alessia Russo and Fran Kirby saw the Lionesses to a surprisingly comfortable win in front of a raucous home crowd, and ensured they will contest […]

Leeds United make Matheus Nunes enquiry

Leeds United have enquired about Matheus Nunes’ availability, with Sporting CP open to a sale for €50 million. According to Record, via Sport Witness, Leeds United are keen on signing Matheus Nunes as Jesse Marsch eyes the Portuguese midfielder to shore up his squad for the next season. However, Sporting CP will sanction a sale only […]

Northern Irish starlet is ‘very keen’ to follow friend to West Ham

After several quieter years, the recruitment of young players from over the Irish Sea has picked up again. Deals for Nathan Collins and Gavin Bazunu are a sign that development is picking up in the Republic of Ireland, while West Ham have been shopping north of the border recently bringing in Callum Marshall to the […]

West Ham confirm signing of Gianluca Scamacca

West Ham United have completed the signing of Sassuolo striker Gianluca Scamacca for an undisclosed fee. The powerful Italy striker, who had been linked with Arsenal, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain at various stages of the summer transfer window, has signed a five-year contract at London Stadium, with the option for an additional year, and becomes […]

West Ham offer €6 million per year contract to Piotr Zielinski

West Ham United are ready to hand Piotr Zielinski a contract worth €6 million per year, although they still have to convince Napoli over the transfer fee. According to Marco Giordano, West Ham United are prepared to increase the salary offer for Piotr Zielinski to €6 million per year to convince the midfielder over a […]