- Date of Birth: 18 July 1961
- Birthplace: Wimbledon, London
News from Eyefootball
It is an exciting time to be a Newcastle United fan at present. If there is any set of fans in the Premier League that deserve a break, then it is the Toon faithful.
Transfer deadline day; it’s become almost like a religious holiday for footballing fans up and down the country as live cameras outside stadiums track and report on potential rumours and moves with just hours and minutes to go until the window closes.
Despite having lost Rafa Benitez, Newcastle owner Mike Ashley insists that contract talks were under way with the popular Spanish coach. Ashley revealed that he offered a long-term contract to the former Liverpool and Chelsea manager.
Alan Pardew has left West Bromwich Albion by mutual consent after failing to overturn the club's fortunes over the past four months.
West Brom have revealed their plans for life in the Championship should they be forced to relegation this campaign. A club spokesman has told reporters that they will not need to sell their star players to compensate for a lack of Premier League revenue.
Alan Pardew has been given two Premier League matches to save his job with West Bromwich Albion staring the prospect of their first relegation in eight seasons.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reiterated his commitment towards the Blues amid the ongoing speculation over his future.
West Bromwich Albion manager Alan Pardew has said that the club were highly unlikely to do business with Arsenal on deadline day after having given a prior notice to Jonny Evans' suitors.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is reportedly set to complete a short-term loan move to West Bromwich Albion. The 28-year-old has opted for a new challenge in his career as he looks to push for a World Cup berth with England.
Arsenal are reportedly prepared to offer Mathieu Debuchy as a makeweight to sign West Bromwich Albion defender Jonny Evans this month. The Gunners have underlined the need for a new centre-back, and there are presently leading the race to sign the ex-Manchester United graduate.