Sunderland sack newcomer after just one month

Sunderland have issued a club statement on their website about the sacking of Emmanuel Eboue. At the beginning of March, the former Arsenal defender signed a contract with the Black Cats until the end of the current season. However, the 32-year-old has been banned from sports for one year by FIFA, after failing to pay his former agent Sebastien Boisseau. “The club has therefore given notice of its intention to terminate the contract. The player has two weeks in which to appeal this decision,” the statement reads. “The suspension relates to a…

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Sunderland sign former Arsenal defender

Sunderland have completed the signing of defender Emmanuel Eboue on a short-term deal, the club announced on their website. The former Ivory Coast full-back will remain with the Black Cats until the end of the 2015-2016 Premier League season, having impressed following his arrival on Wearside a number of weeks ago. After starting his career in his homeland, Eboue moved to Belgium with Beveren before moving to England and signing for Arsenal in 2004. Eboue was part of the Gunners’ side which made it to the UEFA Champions League Final…

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Former Arsenal star set for Premier League return?

Once upon a time, Emmanuel Eboue was flying up and down the wing at Arsenal. However, since leaving Turkish giants Galatasaray, the Ivorian has been without a club. Eboue is not about to retire at the age of 32 and is looking for a return to the Premier League, where he has recorded 132 appearances for the Gunners, scoring five goals and providing 16 assists between 2005 and 2011. He also featured 79 times for the Ivory Coast national team and was a Champions League runner-up with Arsenal in 2006, losing to Barcelona.…

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10 players Premier League clubs could still sign after transfer deadline day: Arsenal could make a signing after all

The transfer window may be closed now, but that doesn’t mean the transfer activity will end there. A number of top players are currently without clubs, and as such can move on free transfers outside of the window. And for clubs in need, there are still some very viable options out there, and below we’re bringing you the ten best players that could still stun the Premier League with a late move. 10. Ron Vlaar Having left Aston Villa at the end of last season, the Dutch international then confirmed…

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