Arsenal & Tottenham to fight for youngster Gray

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North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur are set to do battle over Birmingham City’s young winger Demarai Gray. The Sun believe that Gray will cost the winner around £2m. The 5ft 10in 18-year-old has become an important player for manager-less Birmingham City this season, featuring in 10 of the Blues’ 13 opening Championship fixtures. Whilst Birmingham sit in 21st …

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Is Dirk Kuyt heading to Southampton?

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Dirk Kuyt… What comes to mind when you think about the Dutch international? For many workhorse will be the answer and the former Liverpool man who built his reputation upon hard work could now be heading for Southampton according to the Daily Star. Dirk Kuyt began his professional career with Utrecht and between 1998-2003 played 160 league matches for the …

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Hatem Ben Arfa: “I will be released” by Newcastle

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Hull City’s on loan winger Hatem Ben Arfa says he knows that his parent club Newcastle will release him at the end of this season so he has to prove himself. Inside Futbol carry the quotes from the 27-year-old Frenchman. Ben Arfa started his professional career with French giants Lyon in 2002 and was quickly labelled as a hot prospect for …

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Sunderland complete signing of French defender

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Sunderland’s defence let in a shocking 8 goals in their weekend away defeat to Southampton, today the club have announced a new player to hopefully bolster that back line. Anthony Réveillère has been signed as a free agent until the end of the season, the experienced 34-year-old playing mainly as a right-back. Réveillère was released at the end of his Napoli …

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Spurs Update – No rift with Vertonghen says Pochettino

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Spurs manager, Mauricio Pochettino has denied any reports suggestive that he has had a rift with Spurs and Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen. Relegated to the subs bench in recent weeks, fans have pondered why Pochettino made such a big decision with the City game in the midst. In hindsight, it turned out to be a poor decision as Spurs were …

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Chelsea Update – Didier is back!

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Chelsea hero Didier Drogba insists that he still needs time to get back up to speed of the Premier League, but says he is ready for any challenge nonetheless; starting with United. At 36-years-old, Drogba is no longer Chelsea’s number one star striker, but he still offers something different to the Blues attacking line-up. With Diego Costa and Loic Remy …

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Newcastle United midfielder reveals his change in characater

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Newcastle United winger Gabriel Obertan was once deemed surplus to requirements at St James Park, but after a handful of promising performances, has the Frenchmen earned his way back into the first team picture? Obertan started his first Premier League game in two years last Saturday against Leicester and rewarded his boss with a winning striker. Obertan has since revealed …

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Arsenal Update – Stuttgart defender reveals he is a Gunner at heart

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Stuttgart defender, Antionio Rudiger is rated as one of the best young centre backs in world football and has been tipped for a move to the Premier League with Chelsea and Arsenal both eyeing up the 20-year-old. Chelsea are said to favour a move for Rudiger but the young defender has a secret to share which may change the fortunes …

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Liverpool Update – Balotelli riles Rodgers with shirt swap

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Mario Balotelli faces disciplinary action from Liverpool after being caught swapping shirts at half time with Real Madrid defender Pepe. Balotelli, who is continually labelled as a handful has once again got on the wrong sides of fans and Brendan Rodgers for this incident in the Reds 3-0 defeat against Madrid. Speakng after the game to BBC Sport, Rodgers said, “”It …

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Tottenham update – Ajax defender hunted in January

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Tottenham Hotspur have experienced a stuttering start to the season under new manager Mauricio Pochettino. Spurs sit in 9th in the Premier League with only 11 points from 8 matches in the Premier League and now Talksport understand they are seeking an Ajax defender to tighten their defence. The centre-back in question is the 29-year-old Finlander, Niklas Moisander. Moisander is …

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Manchester United – Would Marcelo be a good signing?

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Manchester United have had well documented defensive problems so far in Louis Van Gaal’s reign, the club failed to sign a world class centre-back and new boy Luke Shaw has struggled to get fit meaning most games have seen make-shift back lines. On Monday the Daily Express reported that Manchester United were set to launch a bid to sign Brazil left-back …

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Tony Pulis reveals he did want Cardiff City job!

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Cardiff City have in recent seasons become something of a farce at times. A Malaysian cohort took over in May 2010 and invested heavily until in May 2012 the controversial decision was announced to change the club’s home strip from blue to red. Cardiff eventually earned promotion to the Premier League under Malky Mackay for the 2013/14 season but then sacked …

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Man City & Arsenal – Leicester’s Liam Moore wanted

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Leicester City’s 21-year-old defender Liam Moore will be looking through the papers today and seeing his name linked with Premier League giants Manchester City and Arsenal. The Sun understand that Leicester City would ask for about £10m to consider selling Moore. The young defender can play at either right-back or centre-back and has featured in all 8 of Leicester City’s games …

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Bayern Munich meet the Pope following 7-1 win!

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Bayern Munich were today rewarded for their phenomenal dismantling of AS Roma last night by meeting the Pope in the Italian capital. Bayern Munich tore apart Roma 7-1 away from home to send out a strong message to the rest of Europe whose attention may have previously been focused on Barcelona or Real Madrid. Pope Francis, known as the Bishop …

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Manchester United – Fredy Guarin linked once again?

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Manchester United have been heavily linked to Colombia midfielder Fredy Guarin in recent months. Now the Daily Star believe that the move could once again be on the cards as Inter Milan are willing to sell. Guarin was close to joining Russian outfit Zenit St. Petersburg in the summer window as they agreed a deal with Inter Milan but he …

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Manchester City Update – ‘Whether the weather be hot or whether the weather be not’

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Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has quickly defended his side after City lost a 2 goal lead to draw 2-2 with CSKA Moscow in a cold empty stadium in Russia. Goals from Sergio Aguero and James Milner had put City in a commanding position at half-time; Citizens boss Pellegrini revealed that the cold weather may have played its part in City’s second …

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Which Premier League manager fines his players for diving?

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Diving is an ever present evil in the beautiful game, something that unfortunately will always be part of the game and very difficult to stamp out when the it’s deemed such a subjective matter. However, one Premier League manager has revealed that he fines his players if they are caught diving in training and will be suspended for a the …

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Arsenal Update – Hopes of signing Barcelona youngster fading

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Arsenal fans will be hurting inside after reports from Spain suggest that transfer target, Munir El Haddadi looks set to stay at the Camp Nou despite reports suggesting he is favouring a move to the Emirates. The Barcelona youngster as been widely tipped as a future star in the game and it was believed that Arsenal were set to snap …

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5 Championship players who could be of interest to the Premier League

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As speculation surrounding the January transfer window comes to the fore, here are 5 Championship players who may be of interest to the Premier League… Bakary Sakho has been a sensation for the newly promoted Wolves this season. 7 goals to his name and a constant threat in attacking areas, Kenny Jackett will have to be ready to quash any …

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Norwich City’s Cameron Jerome claims he was racially abused

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Norwich City striker, Cameron Jerome has claimed he was racially abused by Leeds United defender, Giuseppe Bellusci in last nights Championship clash. Jerome reacted angrily after the two came together in a clash in the first-half and Canaries boss, Neil Adams has revealed that Jerome says the Italian made a racist remark, “Cameron has alleged that a racist remark was …

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