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January 21, 2018 7:45 AM James McCarthy suffers double leg break in Everton draw with West Brom

Everton midfielder James McCarthy will miss the rest of the season after suffering a double leg fracture in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with West Brom. The 27-year-old was taken off on a stretcher after a tackle on Albion’s Salomon Rondon in the second half. “It’s a tibia and fibula fracture compounded. A very nasty injury,” said Everton boss Sam Allardyce 42

January 5, 2018 5:28 PM Chelsea sign Barkley from Everton for £15m

Chelsea have signed England midfielder Ross Barkley from Everton for £15m. The 24-year-old has signed a five-and-a-half-year contract with last season’s Premier League champions and will wear the number eight shirt. Barkley, who leaves Everton after 13 years at the club, has not played for seven months because of a hamstring injury and had surgery in August 66

January 5, 2018 12:13 PM Ross Barkley: Chelsea to sign Everton midfielder for £15m

Everton midfielder Ross Barkley is expected to have a medical at Chelsea on Friday before a £15m move to Stamford Bridge. Barkley turned down a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day in August. But negotiations between the clubs resumed once the transfer window re-opened on 1 January. The 24-year-old England man rejected a new deal at Everton and is out of contract 59

December 3, 2017 5:31 PM Perisic scores hat-trick as Inter go top with 5-0 win

Ivan Perisic scored a hat-trick as unbeaten Inter Milan went top of Serie A thanks to a comfortable win over mid-table Chievo. Luciano Spalletti’s side took advantage of Napoli’s 1-0 defeat by title rivals Juventus on Friday to go a point clear at the top. Perisic had a shot fumbled in, Mauro Icardi slammed home their second and Perisic ran from deep before 69

November 17, 2017 5:53 PM Ibrahimovic, Pogba in Man Utd squad against Newcastle

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba will return to the Manchester United squad for Saturday’s Premier League game against Newcastle at Old Trafford. Striker Ibrahimovic, 36, is yet to play this season after suffering a cruciate knee ligament injury in April. Midfielder Pogba, 24, has not played since injuring a hamstring against Basel in September 76

November 2, 2017 9:17 AM Dutch club Ajax pay tribute to former player Yakubu Abubakari

Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam have released a statement paying tribute to their former player, Yakubu Abubakar who passed away on Tuesday in his native Ghana. The midfielder passed on after battling with illness. He died aged 35 at the Tema General Hospital. Yakubu Abubakar spent a decade at the club before crossing carpet to fellow eredivise side Vitesse 109

November 1, 2017 6:04 PM Former Ghana & Ajax midfielder Yakubu dies

BENGALURU - Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday 190

November 1, 2017 5:45 PM Former Ghana and Ajax midfielder Abubakari Yakubu dies aged 35

Former Ghana and Ajax defensive midfielder Abubakari Yakubu has died at the age of 35, the Ghanaian Football Association said on Wednesday. The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. Multiple media reports said that Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. 'We're sad to hear the death 104

November 1, 2017 3:24 PM Ex-Everton boss Ronald Koeman pays tribute to Abubakari Yakubu after ex-Ajax star passes away

Former Blues centre-back John Heitinga has also paid his respects after the midfielder dies in hospital Former Everton manager Ronald Koeman has paid tribute to Abubakari Yakubu after the ex-Ajax star passed away on Tuesday. Yakubu died in hospital after he was placed on life-support following an illness earlier this week, the Ghanaian FA have announced 92

November 1, 2017 2:21 PM Abubakari Yakubu dead: Ghana FA confirm ex-Ajax man has died aged 35

The Ghana FA announced the news on Twitter but did not give the reason for his death. It's claimed Yakubu died in a hospital in the southern Ghanaian city of Tema on Tuesday. "We're sad to hear the death of former Ghana, Ajax and Vitesse midfielder Abubakari Yakubu, our thoughts are with his family may his soul RIP," the Ghanian FA tweeted. Yakubu won 16 caps for Ghana 104