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 […]
Arsène Wenger looking to reinforce defensive options Wenger says David Ospina will not start season in goal Continue reading… …
Huge deals for Suárez and James Rodríquez top spending but free move for Ashley Cole shows value in the market Continue reading… …
Joe Cole’s time at Liverpool wasn’t exactly the stuff of dreams. The creative midfielder signed for the Reds from Chelsea in 2010, and after ominously getting sent off on his debut, failed to light the Kop up, making just 26 Premier League appearances before moving back to hometown club West Ham. Now at Aston Villa, […]
Tom Cleverley is ready to turn over a new leaf at Manchester United: new manager, new beginning; clean slate. The central midfielder became the butt of many a joke last season, which veered on the hateful when a petition started doing the rounds to ensure Cleverley was excluded from England’s World Cup squad. Despite all […]
It’s non-stop fun and games on Arsenal’s USA pre-season tour. Before their friendly with New York Red Bulls, a number of Arsenal players took part in a fun game with local New York Gunners fans.
Its still overwhelmingly male, overwhelmingly white Weve got to look at how we involve the population Continue reading… …