The fourth game of the season shouldn’t have that much significance. But as is often the case with West Ham United, normal rules don’t always apply. From a strictly rational point of view, the season hasn’t begun that badly.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce highlighted Enner Valencia’s stunning goal as the key moment in the draw at Hull on Monday.
Chelsea are set to complete a January deal to sign Romanian wonderkid Cristian Manea from Viitorul Constanta for a fee of £3million.
Jack Cork wants to extend his Saints career – but insists he is not thinking about contract issues right now.
Morgan Schneiderlin believes playing for France has improved him enormously as a player.
Borussia Dortmund vs Arsenal: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Two of Europe’s top teams go head-to-head in Germany to kick off their 2014-15 UEFA Champions League campaigns on Tuesday. Both Borussia Dortmund and Arsenal have been unlucky with injuries to start their domestic seasons and both remain with a … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News
Do Liverpool and Real Madrid have an easy route to the second round? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Last season’s Premier League runners-up and UEFA Champions League winners have been drawn in the same group of this season’s elite European club competition. Liverpool do not face Real Madrid until Wednesday 22 October when the European football giants meet … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News
The Times have produced a graphic in their paper on Tuesday morning predicting their line-ups for Borussia Dortmund versus Arsenal in the Champions League. For the Gunners, the big talking point centres on who will play at right back in Germany. Mathieu Debuchy is now a long term absentee at full back after picking up […]
Juventus are ready to offload Sebastian Giovinco this January, alerting Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur who are interested in his services
Arturo Vidal might not have moved to Manchester United this summer but it hasn’t stopped…Read More ; The post Arturo Vidal shirts spotted at Old Trafford appeared first on The Peoples Person.
When Louis van Gaal took over at Manchester United I did an article for Stretty News about how we could line-up. Now obviously since then a lot of transfer activity has happened, with the signings and departures done I’m going to do another taking all of those into account. As you know United sprung a few surprises […] The post Possible ways for Manchester United to line-up appeared first on Stretty News | Manchester United Blog.
Hull manager Steve Bruce credited a late dash from Croydon to Rome for making Abel Hernandez’s barnstorming debut possible.
A strong United side emulated the senior team’s scoreline on Sunday, overpowering Sunderland at Old Trafford with an impressive first half display and a hat-trick from Adnan Januzaj. United fielded a strong side, with Januzaj joined by first team squad … Continue reading The post REPORT: Manchester United 4-0 Sunderland – Adnan Januzaj Hat-Trick appeared first on RedMancunian.com.
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal can cope with their injury problems in defence but accepts they cannot afford any more.
AN appeal has been lodged with the Welsh Government following a decision by Swansea councillors to throw out plans for a block of flats at the city’s marina. They rejected the plans for the Boat Yard scheme, for 50 flats and a retail unit, on Trawler Road at a planning committee meeting in June. The Welsh Government said the appeal, submitted by developer Waterstone Estates Ltd, is to be decided via a public inquiry and site visit.
A SWANSEA primary school teacher will stand trial on claims he engaged in sexual activity with three teenage girls.Jonathan Mark Norbury, pictured, formally entered not guilty pleas when he appeared at Swansea Crown Court yesterday.Ten charges allege the 33-year-old sexually touched the girls, two aged 15 and one aged 14.The other five accuse him of "causing or inciting" the two eldest to perform sex acts.None of the charges related to pupils at Casllwchwr Primary School in Loughor…
RONALD Koeman brings his in-form Southampton side to Swansea City this weekend believing the Saints may be stronger than they were last season.The St Mary’s club were tipped by many to struggle this season having lost boss Mauricio Pochettino and a host of star names over the summer.Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren and Rickie Lambert joined Liverpool, Calum Chambers joined Arsenal and Luke Shaw went to Manchester United.But after making a string of signings, new boss Koeman has steered Southampton to…
TERRY Yorath has admitted he would consider recalling Ched Evans if he was still Wales manager.The former Sheffield United striker is expected to be released from prison next month after serving half of a five-year sentence for rape.Debate has raged over whether Evans should be allowed to return to football, with 60,000 people signing a petition urging the Blades not to re-employ him.But Yorath insists he would not close the door on the forward’s international career were he still in charge of…
ASHLEY Williams has admitted he can’t wait to get back to work after defeat at Chelsea — and insists Swansea City are only going to get better this season. Swansea return to training this morning having had two days to stew over their first loss of the season.
THERE are managers, some who have worked at the Liberty in the not too distant past, who would shrug their shoulders after defeat by a superpower like Chelsea. We cannot be expected to compete with opponents of that ilk, they would point out, and this is not the kind of fixture which will decide our fate this season.
ASHLEY Williams reckons Swansea City have two top-end strikers after Bafetimbi Gomis arrived to compete with Wilfried Bony. Gomis made his first Premier League start as Swansea went down 4-2 at Chelsea last weekend. Though he did not score, the French international produced enough bright moments to suggest that he will be a genuine rival for Bony this season in the battle to lead Swansea’s attack.
Saints legend Francis Benali completed his ‘Big Run’ but it is far from over from the perspective of sports medical professionals.
Arsenal are currently lacking in the defensive department as a host of injuries could force Arsene Wenger to call up academy ace Hector Bellerin to start against Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League encounter.
Chelsea are close to securing the future of Eden Hazard who is poised to pen a new five-year deal at Stamford Bridge.
Louis van Gaal made the surprising move to include Andreas Pereira among his substitutes for…Read More ; The post Andreas Pereira takes another stride towards Manchester United’s first-team appeared first on The Peoples Person.
Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher believes that Arsenal will not win the title with Chelsea strengthening well over the summer
Radamel Falcao might have only played in his Manchester United shirt for less than 30…Read More ; The post Great footage of Falcao goal celebration for Man United goal vs QPR appeared first on The Peoples Person.
Liverpool are set to renew their interest for Ezequiel Lavezzi, who is currently frustrated at his lack of playing time with Paris Saint-Germain
The whole Manchester United world is on a high after the 4-0 victory against QPR and, in particular, the performances of the new signings who have had so much expected of them in the last fortnight. As good as it is to have gotten off the mark with a victory and a comfortable one at […] The post Manchester United – Proceed With Caution appeared first on .
Manchester United look to be boosted by news that Juan Cuadrado is currently putting his contract talks with Fiorentina on hold as he and his agent believe that his buyout clause is set too high.
Signal Iduna Park, DortmundTuesday, September 162:45 p.m. EDT, 19:45 BSTMatch Officials from PortugalReferee: Olegario BenquerençaAssistants: Ricardo Santos and Nuno Pereira4th Official: Nelson MonizAdditional Assistants: Carlos Xistra and Marco FerreiraAll-Time in All Competitions: 3 Arsenal wins, 2 Dortmund wins, 1 drawArsenal’s European Form: W-L-L-D // D-WDortmund’s European Form: W-W-W-L-L-WWeather: Scattered Light Rain, 18 C / 66 FAlexis Sanchez is going to take everyone on this year.Arsenal faced another one of their early season tests at the weekend, hosting the champions Manchester City, and just as they did against Everton earlier in the season, they came out of that match with an incomplete grade. What could have been a failure turned into, well, neither a failure nor a success
Luke Shaw made his Old Trafford debut as a Manchester United player last night for…Read More ; The post Luke Shaw impresses after completing his Old Trafford debut for Manchester United U21s appeared first on The Peoples Person.
Niko Kranjcar says QPR must improve at the back if they’re to stay up this season. NO, This article does not meet Newsnow guidelines read more
Didier Drogba says the current Chelsea squad is good enough to win the Champions League this season. Chelsea begin their group campaign at home against German side, Schalke. NO, This article does not meet Newsnow guidelines read more
Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur has revealed how close he came to signing for Leicester City. McArthur joined Palace on deadline day from Wigan Athletic. NO, This article does not meet Newsnow guidelines read more
Crystal Palace midfielder James McArthur is convinced about their firepower. The Scot joined Palace on deadline day from Wigan Athletic.