Premier League news meetings plus Solskjaer reaction
Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer being appointed as Manchester United supervisor: “Congratulations to Ole. He’s accomplished a wonderful process in view that getting into. He is aware of the club inner out and it’ll be an excellent project for him.”
On his personal team’s form, Rodgers delivered: “I’ve been very thrilled with the reaction of the gamers seeing that I got here in, they’ve been extremely good to work with. Our goal changed into to give up the season as strongly as feasible then cross into pre-season.”
Siewert on midfielder Danny Williams, who turned into dominated out for ten weeks on the end of 2018 with a severe knee problem: “I spoke with him this morning. “is accidents are inside the beyond now.
“He’s had two excellent weeks at the pitch. He’s a terrific person in the dressing room, too. “We will see how we will use him shifting forward.”
On Isaac Mbenza: “He has had a complete week in education after his lengthy harm.
“He’s doing nicely, however, I assume he might need any other week earlier than he’s actually ready for video games.
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers is pleased to report that none of his gamers have pronounced returned from worldwide obligation with accidents and says Marc Albrighton has been working tough to get lower back to health in the course of the smash. The winger hasn’t performed given that 30 January.
Rodgers stated: “Hopefully he will get some recreation time before the quiet of the season.”
‘Our focus is on the next opponent’ – Stewart
Crystal Palace v Huddersfield (Sat, 15:00 GMT)
Huddersfield boss Jan Siewert on his goals: “Nothing has changed for us. We have a sport this weekend and we’re preparing to go and attempt to win.
“Of course we have a long-term view, but the cognizance is on the subsequent opponent.”
Brighton may have a decent danger of staying up, however, for Huddersfield, you’d have to assume relegation is a formality. They journey to Crystal Palace on Saturday, sixteen factors from safety with seven games left.
First a fitness update from Terriers boss Jan Siewert: “We best have gamers who are not matched for the weekend; Adama Diakhaby and Demeaco Duhaney. They are operating at the grass, but now not geared up yet.
“Everyone else has a threat for the weekend.”
Back to the Premier League and Brighton boss Christ Hughton says approximately on the relegation war: “We understand that a few teams have a harder venture now down at the lowest of the league.
“We need to preserve fighting and be as aggressive as we will, whilst considering the teams around us being capable of triumphing suits.”
On next season: “My duty is to make certain this membership are on this league next season.
“I don’t consider a specific points tally – the subsequent fine danger we’ve got for a win is Saturday, and that’s what we’ll awareness on.”
Breaking far from Premier League information momentarily, Women’s Super League facet Yeovil Town Ladies have docked 10 points with the aid of the FA after going into administration.
The membership was in economic difficulties and only had 4 factors, so now sit down on -6 and will be relegated from the top tier. But the FA says it’s going to support them so one can end the season.
After a landmark multi-million-pound sponsorship deal last week, this is unhappy information.
Brighton boss Chris Hughton on the imminent fixture schedule: “We’ve got 8 video games in 4 weeks coming up, it is approximately us coping with that.
“It’s very a lot one game at a time, we can’t afford to assume beforehand or pick out precise games.
“It’s about ensuring we preserve stage-headed during however there’s an awesome sense about the region at the moment.
“We cannot come up with the money for to think about being secure yet – this weekend is a large sport in opposition to a crew within the equal place as ourselves.”