Atletico Madrid Confirm Injury Lay-Off For Slovenian Goalkeeper

Spanish giants Atletico Madrid have confirmed goalkeeper Jan Oblak has undergone a series of scans for a groin injury which may keep him sidelined for the near future. The Slovenia international missed the first-leg of the Europa League clash with Lokomotiv Moscow last week and Marca suggested that he could miss the weekend league game …

Jan Oblak eyed as potential Petr Cech replacement

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has reportedly identified Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak as a potential replacement for Petr Cech in the summer. The Gunners are expected to bring in defensive recruits at the end of the campaign, but the shot-stopper position is also under consideration. According to Evening Standard, the Gunners have set their sights …

Thibaut Courtois eyed by Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid could step up their interest to re-sign Thibaut Courtois from Chelsea next summer, should Jan Oblak pursue a fresh challenge elsewhere. The Slovenia international has been linked with a big-money move to Paris Saint-Germain, who are prepared to trigger the £89m release clause in his contract. According to Spanish outlet AS, the Madrid …

Fabian Delph Replaced by Harry Winks Ahead of World Cup Qualifier against Slovenia

Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph has had to pull out of the World Cup qualifiers against Slovenia due to an injury. As a result, England national team manager Gareth Southgate has had to bring in Tottenham’s Harry Winks as the replacement. This forced change means that Harry Winks is in the England squad for the …

Jan Oblak to Stay Put at Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid will reportedly keep hold of goalkeeper Jan Oblak after they failed to have their transfer embargo overturned at the Court of Arbitration of Sport. The Spanish outfit, can however, sign players during the summer transfer window, but they can’t register them for competitive action until the turn of the year. The Slovenia international …

HEARTS SIGN STRUNA TO REPLACE CALLUM PATERSON

Hearts FC have moved to replace injured player [knee ligament damage] Callum Paterson and bolster their defensive options by signing Slovenia international Andraz Struna. Struna, 27, would feature for Hearts until the end of the current campaign, according to reports. The right back joined Hearts from Greek club PAS Giannina, and he says he is …