AC Milan’s Jeremy Menez scored one of the great improvised goals last night, flicking the ball around the keeper to then backheel it into the net without breaking stride. It looked so off the cuff, like a true original, that you’d never think a goal had been scored like it. But it was a near […]
Liverpool have today confirmed that Jordan Henderson is the club’s new vice captain, replacing the recently departed Daniel Agger.
The ubiquitous Valdebebas cameras picked up a curious incident today, which was really much ado about nothing, but set against dramatic music as AS have done, it all looks a little tense. As groups were being put together for Rondos, Cristiano Ronaldo noticed that his group had one too many, and as the playground big […]
Who is Jerome Champagne? Well, on the outset he is the shining white knight set to slay the biggest dictator in football, the one and only Sepp Blatter. When Blatter announced he would be standing for a fifth term as president of FIFA the football world could hardly muster the energy to groan because it […]
Monday nightHad a blinkin hypo in the middle of Thursday night, then had to go to the docs on Friday morning at her previous request and she asked me the same questions as the week before, finishing with “How’s your memory” – which I found to be a bit ironic!So it was a tiring drive down to London but arrived at teatime.Wanted a lie in on the Saturday morning but having offered it to Ged, the Blue Vic and Sean who all declined did an interview with Talksport at 7.15am. Would’ve predicted a ‘Desmond’ but forgot!
An better performance led to a first win of the season for Everton, but there is still much room for improvement Tim Howard – 8 The weekend victory saw a return to form for Howard after his sorry showing against Chelsea prior to the international break. A couple of crosses were still flapped at, as ever, but on the whole the Bearded Wonder was assured in the face of a pretty meagre West Brom attack. A superb late double save to deny Saido Berahino and Georgios Samaras rounded off a fine display.
Hull City captain Curtis Davies was delighted with how Abel Hernandez performed on debut for the club. NO, This article does not meet Newsnow guidelines read more
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West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce was over the moon for new signing Enner Valencia after Monday night’s 2-2 draw with Hull City. NO, This article does not meet Newsnow guidelines read more
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Big Sam’s new-look Hammers came from behind twice to earn a point at the KC Stadium tonight – and it was the very least they deserved.
Diego Simeone is arguably the best coach in world football right now. The Argentine manager has completely transformed Atletico Madrid and it very nearly resulted in Champions League, as well as domestic, glory last season. Since that cruel defeat to their bitter rivals last May Atletico have lost key players but despite this they have […]
This weeks winner is Chris Reilly, who gets a copy of Stillness and Speed: Dennis Bergkamps autobiography. Get in touch to claim your prize. Next, wed like …
Arsenal face Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener tomorrow night amid a mounting defensive injury crisis, not the most auspicious circumstances in which to start their campaign. With Nacho Monreal was unable to travel to Germany due to a back problem, and Calum Chambers is out with tonsilitis, leaving Wenger down to just three […]
Radamel Falcao made his move to Manchester United just under two weeks ago now, and the 28-year old striker made his debut against QPR yesterday. Unfortunately, it wasn’t a scoring debut for the Columbian striker, but hopefully we’ll see him score many goals in the
What's The Point?Vitalfootball: Newcastle: 15/09/2014 22:59:00It is being widely reported that Pardew is going to be given until the Hull game. What is the point?
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Pompey have admitted their efforts at Southend weren’t good enough – and they are aiming to put it right when Dagenham and Redbridge visit Fratton on Tuesday evening.
With Diego Costa now settled into life in London, the Madrid derby seems like a less spicy affair in theory and there’s a vacancy for the role of violent striker in that fixture. Well, as this video shows, it appears as though Cristiano Ronaldo was auditioning for the part as the Real Madrid ‘attacker’ when […]
Has anyone watched him play this season? He seems to score or set up a goal or two every time I watch Bolton highlights,* although Bolton are doing rather badly, and he's run off with all three Bolton player of the month awards so far. Too good for the Championship?
With Guillem Balague revealing on Revista de La Liga tonight that Ronaldo ‘dreams’ of a return to Manchester United, the tabloids have jumped on the story. Tomorrow’s Daily Express backpage leads with ‘Ron’s Real Fury: Di Maria lure of United old boy’, going with the angle that Di Maria’s start to life at United is […]