Archive for the 'QPR' Category

June 27th, 2012

QPR Confirms Permanent Deal For Mali International Samba Diakite

via QPR Queens Park Rangers Football Club is delighted to confirm the permanent transfer of Samba Diakite. The Malian midfielder has put pen to paper on a four year-deal at Loftus Road, after Rangers agreed an undisclosed fee with SASP Nancy-Lorraine for the 23 year-old. Diakite was a revelation during a short loan spell in W12 last season, ...
June 25th, 2012

QPR Statement :: Joey Barton ( @Joey7Barton ) Stripped Of Captaincy, Fined Six Weeks Wages Following Internal Investigation Over Manchester City Red Card

via QPR Following a full internal investigation, Queens Park Rangers Football Club can confirm Joey Barton has been fined six weeks' wages and will no longer be Club Captain. The 29 year-old midfielder will also be absent from the Club's pre-season tour of Asia in July. The Club has also reached agreement with Barton that if he seriously ...
June 24th, 2012

RIP :: Alan McDonald (12 October 1963 – 23 June 2012) former QPR and Northern Ireland national dies playing golf

via QPR [dot] com: Queens Park Rangers Football Club is desperately saddened to learn of the passing of former Captain and Assistant Manager Alan McDonald. The 48 year-old - who made nearly 500 appearances for the Super Hoops spanning over a 17-year period - died suddenly this morning (Saturday) while playing golf in his native Northern ...
June 16th, 2012

Ryan Nelsen Confirms That He’ll Reunite With Mark Hughes – Joins QPR On One Year Deal

via SkySports Veteran centre-back Ryan Nelsen has confirmed he has agreed a deal to join Queens Park Rangers on a one-year contract after passing a medical. Sky Sports revealed earlier this week that the 34-year-old was set to move to Loftus Road after spending the second half of last season with Tottenham Hotspur. Nelsen made eight ...
May 23rd, 2012

Poll :: What do you think about Joey Barton’s 12-game suspension? | @Joey7Barton

image source QPR midfielder handed 12-match ban and £75,000 fine by FA for his actions during defeat against Manchester City on May 13. Do you think 12 games is too much? Hit the poll and then weigh in with your thoughts in the comments section. Pretty curious as to what everyone thinks. [poll id="44"] * Do you think he is finished? ** ...
May 16th, 2012

Joey Barton ( @Joey7Barton ) Accepts FA’s Violent Conduct Charge Over Sergio Aguero Kick, Denies Second Violent Conduct Charge Over Vincent Kompany Incident

via TheFA QPR midfielder Joey Barton has responded to FA charges. Joey Barton has accepted an FA charge against him for violent conduct against Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero. The Queens Park Rangers player has denied a second charge of alleged violent conduct against Manchester City’s Vincent Kompany. The player has requested a personal ...
May 15th, 2012

PFA Chief Executive Gordon Taylor – Joey Barton Deserves To Be ‘Heavily Sanctioned’

via Guardian Gordon Taylor, chief executive of the Professional Footballers' Association, has said Joey Barton deserves to be "heavily sanctioned" for admitting he attempted to get a Manchester City player sent off after receiving a red card for Queens Park Rangers at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. Barton has been granted an extension until ...
May 14th, 2012

QPR’s Joey Barton ( @Joey7Barton ) Charged With 2 Counts Of Violent Conduct By England FA Over Red Card / Kicking Sergio Aguero

via TheFA The FA has today [Monday 14 May] charged Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton in relation to two acts of alleged violent conduct during Sunday’s match against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Following the player’s dismissal in the 54th minute of the fixture, there followed two incidents involving Manchester City’s ...