QPR’s Sandro wants this star to join him at Loftus Road

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QPR midfielder, Sandro has revealed he wants Jermain Defoe to join him at Loftus Road this January. The pair played together during their time at Spurs and says that Defoe would be the perfect striker to help QPR stay in the Premier League. Speaking to Sky Sports, Sandro said, “We’re playing good at this moment. If one player like him comes …

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Mike Phelan joins Norwich City

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Former Man Utd assistant and Norwich City midfielder, Mike Phelan has joined the Canaries management staff. Phelan has been appointed as the new first team coach for Norwich and will begin his work on Wednesday. The appointment comes in the light of a vacancy in the position after Mark Robson’s contract as first team coach was terminated just a few …

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“Southgate has first pick” says England manager

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England senior boss, Roy Hodgson has announced that he will give England U21 manager, Gareth Southgate first dibs on any players who are eligible for the Euro 2015 U21 championship. The likes of Jack Wilshere, Luke Shaw, Phil Jones, Raheem Sterling and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are eligible for the finals in the Czech Republic in June. However, the senior squad also have a …

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Arsenal Update – Arsenal agree fee for Chelsea hero

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The red hot news of Thursday morning is that Arsenal have reportedly agreed a fee with Chelsea hero, Petr Cech according to the Daily Star. Chelsea have agreed a deal in principle with their Premier League rivals for the 32-year-old. Cech has had to make way for young prodigy, Thibaut Courtois who has taken over the number one jersey from …

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Former Chelsea and Barcelona striker to move to Bolton?

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Could a former Chelsea and Barcelona striker be set to move to a Championship club? Eidur Gudjohnsen could be on the verge of joining former side, Bolton Wanderers according to reports from BBC Sport. The Icelandic striker, 36, has a wealth of experience at the highest level but has now offered his services to Neil Lennon’s championship side, Bolton. Speaking to …

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Manchester United – Di Maria hopes to be fit for Arsenal clash

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Manchester United have been hit heavily with a number of injuries so far in the 2014/15 campaign. It has certainly effect their results and now the club sit in 7th in the Premier League with 16 points from their opening 11 fixtures. With Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium the prospect on Saturday evening, Louis Van Gaal will be hoping Angel …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor won’t leave Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s start to the Premier League campaign has been, to put it simply, woeful. Spurs lie 12th in the table after their opening 11 fixtures, picking up a measly 14 points. Part of that failure so far has been down to the strikers who represent Tottenham, Emmanuel Adebayor taking a lot of the criticism. Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino …

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Guinea winger begs German club amidst Ebola fears

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The Ebola crisis has swept parts of West Africa and with the African Cup of Nations looming in 2015, many clubs will be fearing the health of their players. BBC Sport report Borussia Mönchengladbach winger Ibrahima Traoré has had to beg his club to play for his country in the upcoming tournament. Ibrahima Traoré is 26-years-old and after starting his …

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Arsenal & Manchester United linked to Italian Cerci

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Atletico Madrid have made a massive decision on the future of their Italian winger Alessio Cerci as they have placed him on the transfer list. The Daily Express now believe Arsenal and Manchester United will race for the signature of the 27-year-old. Alessio Cerci began his career with AS Roma and would play 13 times for the Italians in between loan …

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Manchester City – Juventus defender targeted!

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Manchester City fans will not be best pleased with their club’s start to the seasons so far in the Premier League. Pellegrini’s men sit in 3rd in the table but after only 11 games the defending champions are already 8 points behind leader Chelsea. The Manchester Evening News report that because of the Citizen’s tight financial restrictions due to Financial Fair …

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Wigan appoint controversial Malky Mackay as manager

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Wigan Athletic have today confirmed that Malky Mackay will be the club’s new manager, this is despite an ongoing investigation by the FA into alleged racial text messages sent by him during Mackay’s time in charge of Cardiff City. Malky Mackay is 42-years-old and the Scottish born manager had a full career as a defender playing in Scotland and England for …

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Liverpool striker faces another injury setback

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Liverpool striker, Daniel Sturridge has suffered another hammer-blow to his return to fitness. The Liverpool and England striker has been sidelined since September and was due back in October, however, Sturridge picked up another knock which left him out until mid November. Once again, the former Chelsea striker has injured himself and this time a thigh strain in training will …

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Sunderland interested in Portuguese starlet

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Sunderland boss, Gus Poyet is reportedly tracking highly rated Portuguese starlet, Bruma according to the Northern Echo. Cesare Prandelli, Galatasaray’s coach has been told by higher authority that the club will only let Bruma leave if the Turkish side can recoup the the money in which they paid Sporting for him. Bruma, 20, is an exciting talent but has struggled to …

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Arsenal Update – Arsenal eyeing up Newcastle boy wonder

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Arsenal are reportedly keen on brining in England U20 international and Newcastle United boy wonder, Rolando Aarons. Aarons burst onto the scene at Newcastle this season and hasn’t looked back. His goal and assist for the Toon Army against Crystal Palace capped off a bright start to Aarons career at St James Park and is now beginning to turn heads …

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Madrid turn their attentions to Spurs stopper

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Yesterday, we reported that Manchester United keeper, David De Gea had cooled links with him joining Real Madrid after he insisted he feels “loved” at United. It appears that the Champions League winners, Madrid have taken that note on board and have swiftly turned their attentions towards Spurs keeper, Hugo Lloris. According to the Express, Madrid are now looking at the Frenchman …

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Remember that Arsenal penalty that went all wrong?

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Remember back in 2005 when Arsenal faced Manchester City in the Premier League and the Gunners attempted that cheeky penalty stunt featuring Pires and Henry? Well, it has been mastered, in South Korea. South Korean K-League champions Jeonbuk Motors secured a 1-0 win over Pohang Steelers after converting the choreographed penalty.  Leonardo stepped up for the penalty but instead of …

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Manchester United – No new signings expected in January

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Manchester United fans will be disappointed to hear the news today that according to BBC Sport, no new signings are expected in the January transfer window. This comes despite a major injury crisis at Old Trafford with Louis Van Gaal acknowledging the need for new bodies. The club’s Vice-Chairman, Ed Woodward has ruled out any “short-term fixes” saying the Red …

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Liverpool – Glen Johnson to get a new deal, does he deserve it?

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Liverpool are reportedly set to offer their under-first right-back Glen Johnson a new deal, that is according to the Daily Mirror. Glen Johnson is currently earning around £120,000-per-week but now the new contract is 2-years long and will only be valuing Johnson at £60,000-per-week. Glen Johnson was born in London and became part of West Ham United’s prestigious academy in …

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Crystal Palace & Sunderland hunt Senegal midfielder

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Premier League clubs will begin compiling their shopping list for the January sales with Scouts being sent across the globe in a hope of improving their squad. Crystal Palace have 9 points so far this season and are in 17th whilst Sunderland have 12 points and sit in 14th so both will be hoping for a number of strong additions. …

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