Aston Villa wants Chelsea starlet but fears he will miss out

first_img silverware 1 whoops Aston Villa want to sign Tammy Abraham on loan from Chelsea and one other Premier League starlet, according to BirminghamLive.The Blues striker excelled in the Championship two seasons ago with Bristol City and could be set for another loan move. Most Popular Premier League News possible standings “We’ve been close to one or two and they’ve gone to Europe – somewhere in Italy, France or Spain. Others want to go and play in Europe, too. There are some that just don’t want to entertain it.“You have got to make sure you have the right ones who want to come and play. I never had any problems with John Terry when he dropped down, for example. Once he decided to come here, you know that with his professional standards, he would want to do well.” Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion changes smart causal England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won Chelsea starlet Tammy Abraham in action in pre-season. center_img predicted Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? gameday cracker SORRY Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT latest Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update No Premier League team can pick him up, as Swansea City did last season, due to the transfer window closing, but the Villans might, although they face competition from abroad.And manager Steve Bruce is worried about how tricky it can be to land stars from the English top tier currently.“It’s very difficult to get players in [from the Premier League],” Bruce said.“We have to be realistic and hope we can sign one or two from the bigger clubs. We couldn’t sign Axel Tuanzebe [permanently], for example, but down the line, hopefully we can. The big clubs want them to get experience and that’s only normal. How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings revealed last_img read more

Mahela Jayewardene not yet ready for Sri Lanka head coach’s job: Sri Lanka Cricket President

first_imgMahela Jayawardene is still short of experience to take over as head coach of Sri Lanka national team after the exit of Graham Ford, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) President Thilanga Sumathipala said.”Mahela is still short of experience as a senior coach, he may be good as a T20 batting or a fielding coach,” Sumathipala told the local Neth FM radio. (Also read: Mahela Jayawardene, Tom Moody in line for Indian coach’s job?)He said the Mumbai Indians’ coach and former Sri Lankan captain has also some of his playing day contemporaries in the current national side.Jayewardene, who retired in 2014 after a glittering international career, is regarded as one of the best cricketing brains. (Also read: Hunt for India’s next coach: Who’s in the race and who’s out?)His and his close mate Kumar Sangakkara’s retirements at the same time hurt Sri Lanka badly. The Lankan side have lost consistently since the two seniors retired. The team has plummeted in all ICC rankings since then.Graham Ford, who was the coach only for one year, decided to quit this week reportedly due to differences of opinion with Sumathipala’s management.Sri Lanka has had some nine interim and permanent coaches since 2011.SLC sources said they were mulling approaching Chandika Hathurusinghe, the current Bangladeshi coach to take over. But his contract with the Bangladeshis will only end in 2019.The former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming, his team mate Scott Styris and Tom Moody, who was previously the head coach, are the names being floated around as likely successor to Ford.advertisementlast_img read more