‘He would be perfect for Napoli… but he is happy at West Ham’ – Agent dismisses transfer talk

first_imgPedro Obiang would be a “perfect fit” for Napoli – but is happy to remain at West Ham, according to his agent Jose Miguel Gonzalez.The Spaniard, who joined the Hammers in the summer, has struggled to hold down a regular place in Slaven Bilic’s starting team.Obiang has made just eight starts for the club this season, which has led to reported interest from Serie A leaders Napoli over a potential January move.“Napoli are very strong, doing well in the league and are looking for reinforcements in midfield,” Gonzalez told Tutto Mercato.“Obiang would be perfect for their needs, but I have not received any calls from Napoli.“He is unlikely to leave West Ham in January. The club want to keep hold of him, he is happy in London and happy with his team-mates.” 1 Pedro Obiang last_img read more

Rebels get by Colton

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORESanta Anita opens winter meet Saturday with loaded card SUNKIST LEAGUE BLOOMINGTON 64, JURUPA VALLEY 53: Junior Brandon Cohen scored 15 points and grabbed six rebounds as the Bruins (10-7, 2-1) defeated the host Jaguars. Keith Goins added 14 points in the win for Bloomington. CHRISTIAN LEAGUE LOMA LINDA ACADEMY 55, WESTERN CHRISTIAN 43: Senior guard David Machado scored 21 points as the Roadrunners (11-7, 2-2) defeated the Lancers (10-9, 1-2). Machado was 5-of-7 from the three point line in the win for Loma Linda Academy. ARROWHEAD CHRISTIAN 63, ONTARIO CHRISTIAN 52: Justus Jones turned in 14 points and seven rebounds, and Tyler Vanderzee added 12 points and seven rebounds, but it was not enough to lift the Knights past Arrowhead Christian (14-4, 3-0). Ontario Christian (9-9, 2-1) will play Aquinas on Friday at 7:30 p.m. Deshey Taylor scored 25 points in the loss for Colton. Yucaipa 62, Fontana 45: Senior center Jared Anthony led the Thunderbirds with 22 points, while junior guard Adam Smith had 12 points and 10 rebounds as Yucaipa (9-9, 3-3) defeated the Steelers in Fontana. Godlock led Fontana with nine points. Sophomore Eric Ellis scored 20 points as the Miller boys basketball team beat Colton, 66-59, on Tuesday. Freshman Josh Segovia scored nine points in the win for Miller (11-9, 3-2 Citrus Belt League), which plays host to Redlands East Valley at 7:30 p.m. Friday. center_img MOJAVE RIVER LEAGUE SULTANA 73, RIM OF THE WORLD 36: Senior forward Eric Anderson had 20 points, nine rebounds, and six blocks and the host Sultans (11-6, 3-1) limited the Fighting Scots (2-15, 0-3) to one second-half field goal as they broke a 27-27 deadlock at the half, to win going away. Sultana will play host to Barstow at 6:30 p.m. Friday. METRO LEAGUE UPLAND CHRISTIAN 65, DESERT CHAPEL 57: J.G. Stevens scored a game-high 22, Andy Touche added 16 and Upland Christian (13-2, 2-0) used a fast start to remain undefeated in league with a wi nover Desert Chapel (7-4, 1-2). Upland Christian will play Friday at California Lutheran at 7:30 p.m. NONLEAGUE Victor Valley 86, Hesperia 80: Paul McCloney scored 25 points, and Gary Valverde added 21 as the Jackrabbits (11-9) outlasted the Scorpions. Ronnie Leon also turned in 19 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds for Victory Valley, which will play at Granite Hills on Friday at 6:30 p.m. Roderick Hodges led Hesperia with 31 points. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more