Manchester United – Red Devils favourites for Perez

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Louis Van Gaal’s Manchester United are understood by TalkSport to be favourite to sign Benfica’s midfielder Enzo Perez in next summer’s transfer window. The Argentinean has been on the watch list at Old Trafford for a number of seasons now. Perez began his youth career with Deportivo Maipu and moved on to fellow Argentinean clubs Godoy Cruz and Estudiantes. He impressed …

Ramsey – Goal of the night

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The Champions League always provides entertainment. The competition introduces Europe’s greatest players and football fans across the world can marvel at the sight of the beautiful game in action. Last night, we were not left disappointed as Arsenal midfielder, Aaron Ramsey produced a magical effort that BBC’s Dan Walker would have to consider a “Thronker!”. The Welshman hit a stunning …

Everton and Crystal Palace after England keeper

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Premier League duo, Everton and Crystal Palace are rumoured to be interested in England and Norwich City goalkeeper, John Ruddy. Ruddy, 28, has been a key figure in the Canaries success of late and helped guide them to the Premier League where they stayed for 3 years, however, last seasons relegation opened up speculation suggesting Ruddy would leave Carrow Road. …

Portuguese star wants Premier League switch

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Portuguese star, Joao Moutinho is eyeing up a move to the Premier League after reports suggest he is unhappy at French club, Monaco. Reports from the Express have suggested that Moutinho in unstettled at Monaco, seeing the likes of James Rodriguez and Radamel Falcao depart the club. With a number of big name players leaving the French outfit, Moutinho is ready to …

England U21 pens new contract at Sunderland

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Sunderland and England U21 striker, Connor Wickham has penned a new long term deal with the Premier League side, keeping him at the club until 2019, BBC Sport has revealed. Wickham was coming into his final year of a four-year contract which he signed when he joined from Ipswich Town in 2011. Wickham, 21, has scored three times this season, taking his …

Liverpool not good enough says Rodgers & Gerrard

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Liverpool were eliminated from the Champions League last night after failing to beat Swiss side, Basel in their last Champions League Group Stage Qualifier. The Reds could only manage a 1-1 draw and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers admitted his side weren’t good enough to progress. Speaking to BBC Sport, Rodgers said, “We have to be better in our performance level. We haven’t …

Liverpool – Maxi Pereira given £4m price tag

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Liverpool’s defence has been rocky at best this season with the back-four costing the club valuable points in big games. Now Brendan Rodgers has some work to do in January to improve things and it is understood by the Daily Mirror that Maxi Pereira is a target. 30-year-old Maxi Pereira has represented Uruguay on 98 occasions and would offer Liverpool …

Arsenal – Gunners join race for defender Kurzawa

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Arsenal have joined a long list of clubs hunting AS Monaco’s young left-back Layvin Kurzawa. According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal’s scout Giles Grimandi was spotted watching the defender who has been repeatedly linked to the Premier League. In the past few weeks we reported how Kurzawa had publicly said he would love to join Manchester United at some point …

Liverpool & Arsenal – Winston Reid a January target?

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Liverpool and Arsenal’s defence has both come under heavy criticism in recent months as the back four seemingly throws points away for both clubs. Now the Daily Mirror believe West Ham United’s Winston Reid is a January target to sure up those dodgy defences. Winston Reid has become an incredible important figure in the West Ham United defence since joining …

Manchester City – Pogba top target as Yaya Toure replacement

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Manchester City’s hunt for a long term replacement for midfielder Yaya Toure as put Juventus man Paul Pogba at the top of their list. According to The Sun, Pogba is now the favourite because of the £50m fee Everton were asking for Ross Barkley. Pogba is just 21-years-old but has already become a major star at current Italian club Juventus. …

The F.A. Cup Draw – Who did you get?

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Last seasons finalists, Arsenal and Hull City have been drawn together in the 3rd round of the F.A. Cup. Surprisingly, the two were also drawn together in the rehearsal as well, “As soon as we walked in everyone told us we were drawn against Arsenal in the rehearsal. For it to happen again is amazing,” said the Hull boss on BBC …

QPR star suffers a bizarre head injury

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QPR defender, Steven Caulker has joined the shortlist for footballers most bizarre injuries. Today’s footballing culture has been told that head injuries are becoming severe in football, from headers and head collisions in the air. The FA are facing a tough battle to limit the amount of head injuries caused on the pitch. However, Caulker’s injury was no where near …

QPR interested in MLS superstar

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QPR are rumoured to be interested in MLS’s MPV, Robbie Keane, according to the Standard. The Republic of Ireland striker has been in impeccable form with American side, L.A. Galaxy and is whetting the appetite of QPR boss Harry Redknapp. The Rangers manager knows Keane well with his time at Spurs and is ready to bring in the striker in January. …

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is out for 4 weeks

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Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero is set be out for up to 4 weeks after picking up a knee injury against Everton last weekend. The in-form striker has damaged knee ligaments after a challenge from Everton midfielder, Muhamed Besic. Aguero departed the field in tears after just 3 minutes. The 26-year-old is the top scorer in the Premier League with 14 goals …

Villa starlet to be assessed

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Aston Villa midfielder, Ashley Westwood will undergo a scan on Monday to assess his knee knee he sustained in Villa’s 2-1 win over Leicester City. The midfielder injured his knee during the first half and had to be stretchered off the field. Westwood has been a vital tool to Villa this season, producing some impressive performances in the centre of …

Leyton Orient boss leaves post

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Leyton Orient boss, Mauro Milanese has left his job as Leyton Orient manager after only eight matches according to BBC Sport. After Russell Slade left the club to manage, Championship outift, Cardiff City,  Kevin Nugent had a spell in temporary charge before Milanese was handed the manager’s role in October. However, the O’s won only one of their five league games under him. …