Jagielka cant get enough games

The Toffees will play their first European match for five seasons when they take on German side Wolfsburg at Goodison Park on Thursday night.Many teams struggle to cope with the demands of both competitions, but Jagielka sees it as a positive. The England defender said: “We performed at some good levels last year to get us into this competition “We were all upstairs in the canteen wa.

Early impressions suggest Liverpool signed the wrong striker this summer

Early impressions suggest Liverpool signed the wrong striker this summer – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Mario Balotelli scored his first goal in a Liverpool shirt yesterday evening, but his 82nd minute strike versus Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets Razgrad overshadowed a largely disappointing performance. It took the £16 million summer signing three appearances to net for the club, with the … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News

Time to bid Tyneside Pardieu

Time to bid Tyneside Pardieu – originally posted on Soccerlens.com The cold, creeping sensation that lies in the depth of your empty gut, as the floor falls away from beneath you, the blind sense of panic that comes with an unknown tomorrow. We all know that monstrous feeling that accompanies … Read More → From Soccerlens.com – Football News

Ex-Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood may move to Lokomotiv Moscow [Sun]

The Sun on Thursday report that former Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood is possibly heading to Lokomotiv Moscow to become the club’s new manager. Lokomotiv fired coach Leonid Kuchuk this week after the club have started the season in terrible fashion. Lokomotiv have just two wins in their opening seven games of the season, while their last six […]

Costas hamstring tests Mourinho

r City.Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke, who they twice beat 3-0 last term, after Cesc Fabregas’ 11th-minute strike was cancelled out by Klaas-Jan Huntelaar.Costa, who has scored seven goals in his first.

LEIGHTON JAMES COLUMN: I tipped Southampton for relegation…

SOUTHAMPTON were written off by many at the start of this season — myself included.The Saints lost a string of top-quality players over the summer, including Luke Shaw, Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren and Calum Chambers.They looked like a team in decline and I suspected they would be among the relegation contenders come May.But after being unlucky to lose to Liverpool on the opening day, they have gone on to draw with West Brom before recording back-to-back victories over West Ham and…

LEIGHTON JAMES COLUMN: Swansea City face a test of character…

SWANSEA City face another major test on Saturday — namely, how they react to a first defeat of the season.With the greatest of respect, Southampton are unlikely to pose a challenge on the same scale as Chelsea last weekend.But their visit to the Liberty in two days’ time presents Garry Monk and the boys with another examination.After four straight wins and maximum Premier League points collected before that trip to Stamford Bridge, it had been all plain sailing this term.Things had gone…

Swansea City boss Garry Monk always showed hallmarks of a…

GARRY Monk always showed signs of management potential — according to a player who helped guide the former centre-back into the world of professional football. Francis Benali was a senior figure at Southampton when Monk broke into the first team after progressing through the club’s youth system. The pair first played together in a Saints back four in 1998, and that happened twice more before they went their separate ways.

Everton V Wolfsburg Match Preview

Everton V Wolfsburg Match PreviewVitalfootball: Everton: 18/09/2014 04:54:00After a 4 year hiatus, European football finally returns to Goodison Park as Everton host German side VfL Wolfsburg in the Group H opener on Thursday night. Everton will be buoyed by the fact that the

Robert Lewandowski | Bayern Munich

Scored an excellent goal earlier: And this was his first goal for Bayern Munich: Lewandowski is a good dribbler, very good finisher, and excels at linking up play and holding the ball up. He also possesses one of the best first touches in the world (for a #9).

Everton Put Wheels In Motion Ahead Of Stadium Move

The historic Goodison Park has been home to the blue half of Merseyside since 1892 with the ground having hosted more top-flight English football matches than any other, however Everton Football Club yesterday officially outlined plans which will see the … Continue reading →Everton Put Wheels In Motion Ahead Of Stadium Move is a post from World Soccer Talk.