Tessel Middag has won 44 caps for the Netherlands West Ham Women midfielder Tessel Middag has extended her contract. The Netherlands international joined the Hammers from Manchester City last summer but is yet to play for the club after suffering a serious knee injury on international duty. The 26-year-old said she was now “excited to…

Lee Bowyer began his career as a player at Charlton and took over at The Valley in 2018, initially on a caretaker basis Charlton Athletic boss Lee Bowyer has agreed a one-year contract extension with the club a day after the Addicks said they were unable to agree terms. The 42-year-old led the Addicks to…

Ben Thompson scored four times in 13 matches after returning from a loan spell at Portsmouth in January Millwall midfielder Ben Thompson has signed a new “long-term” contract with the Championship club. Thompson, 23, has played 106 games for the Lions since making his debut in a League Cup tie against Southampton in August 2014….

Sophie Ingle played 29 times for the Blues last season – and has 70 caps for Wales Wales captain Sophie Ingle has agreed a new contract with Chelsea Women, keeping her at the club until May 2021. The 27-year-old midfielder is in her second spell with the Blues, having returned from Liverpool last summer. Ingle,…

Olivier Giroud helped Chelsea to a third-place finish in the Premier League Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has signed a new contract with the club. The 32-year-old Frenchman’s new deal extends his stay at Stamford Bridge until the end of the 2019-20 season. “I am very happy to sign a new contract. I really wanted to…

Pablo Zabaleta has made 292 Premier League appearances West Ham defender Pablo Zabaleta will spend a third season at the club after an option was exercised in his contract to keep him at London Stadium until 2020. Right-back Zabaleta, 34, has played 65 games since joining on a free transfer from Manchester City in July…

Pochettino relieved after ‘three amazing points’ Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen is prepared to talk about extending his contract – but not until the end of the season, says boss Mauricio Pochettino. The 27-year-old Denmark midfielder, linked with a move to Real Madrid, scored a spectacular 88th-minute winner as Spurs beat Brighton 1-0 on Tuesday. His…