Dejan Meleg scored an incredible goal for SC Cambuur in their friendly against PAOK! The 19 year old attacking midfielder hit an audacious free kick from just inside the opposition half, the ball was struck high into the air and looped over the PAOK goalkeeper! That’s one of the great things about friendlies – flair […]
Everton are still exploring the possibility of getting Romelu Lukaku back to the club from Chelsea for next season.
This weekend sees the staging of one of Europe’s biggest music festivals, Tomorrowland, in Boom, Belgium. The rave has a couple of special footballer guests, with Jan Vertongen and Dries Mertens of Les Diables Rouges dropping by to party hard. The Spurs defender and Napoli midfielder were brought out on stage by one of the […]
Reports in France last week were that MathieuValbuena was set for a shock move to Dinamo Moscow, after learning that new Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa doesn’t count on the diminutive midfielder. Despite Valbuena’s solid World Cup for France, Bielsa is apparently unconvinced due to ‘El Loco’s’ preference for more physical and athletic specimens.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce has moved to quash rumours that Ravel Morrison is set to leave the club, by insisting that he still wants him at Upton Park.
Beitrag von Gib mich die Kirsche – Magazin für Freunde des Fußballs und seiner Kultur. Bayern Munich Bastian Schweinsteiger has been recorded singing an insulting song about rivals Borussia Dortmund at a party. Schweinsteiger has earned status as national hero for his part in Germany’s World Cup triumph but will go down in Dortmund fan’s […]
Manchester United’s move for Arturo Vidal looks to have gone a bit cold in recent days, with the Chilean telling reporters he was happy at Juve on his return to Italy. Juventus have apparently set a 2 August deadline for United to get a deal done, according to Tuttosport, and in the meantime, they’re carrying […]
West Ham and Newcastle are ready to test Arsenal’s willingness to keep hold of Carl Jenkinson as Callum Chambers edges toward his switch to the Emirates Stadium.
Barcelona may have just completed a €20 million deal for a 30 year old central defender (Jeremy Mathieu), but Spanish newspaper Sport tell fans that they have unfinished business in the summer transfer market. Saturday’s headline reads: “Barça will sign another crack. €56.5m remains in the kitty & it will go on Cuadrado or Marquinhos”
Chicago Fire and other locally-based community organisations launch Premier Skills programme
Raheem Sterling says that Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has had a “massive” impact on his development as a player over the last two seasons.
Real Madrid had a surprise guest at their LA training camp yesterday, as old boy and former Galactico David Beckham dropped by to say hello. Still living in the LA since retiring from football, and working on his future Miami MLS franchise, Becks came by with his three sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz.
Roma manager Rudi Garcia has told Manchester United to forget about signing Kevin Strootman this summer or in January.
Barcelona have engaged in a bizarre bit of publicity after releasing a video showing Joe Jackson, manager of the Jackson 5, spending his 86th birthday at the Camp Nou. On a typically sunny day in Catalonia, Jackson was clad in a trademark heavy suit and fedora. Though many people have fond memories of Michael, Janet […]
Gareth Bale has returned to Real Madrid pre-season in beast mode, having clearly hit the weights hard over the summer. And the Welshman’s increased strength and power has been noticed by Carlo Ancelotti during their US tour, so much so that he believes Bale will be Los Blancos most important and influential player this coming […]
The news that Arsenal had agreed a deal with Southampton for young full-back Calum Chambers caught many off guard. Firstly due to the fact that little had been mentioned of Arsenal’s interest prior to this agreement and secondly due to the fact that the 19 year old full-back has only made 24 appearances for the […]
Currently in Dimaro in the north of Italy, Napoli’s pre-season camp has been disrupted by unexpected heavy rainfall, which has flooded the training pitch. But rather than curse their misfortune, the Napoli players decided to go with the flow, quite literally, and make the most of it. Marek Hamsik, Goran Inler and Jose Callejon went […]
Louis van Gaal’s arrival at Manchester United signals not just changes in personnel, but also in the club’s tactical philosiphy. United have traditionally played a conventional 4-4-2 system, with small shifts during Ferguson’s later years, but by and large, 4-4-2 has been the club’s bread and butter. With Van Gaal’s penchant for a 3-5-2, which […]
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