Rangers – Ally McCoist to resign as manager

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Scottish Championship side Glasgow Rangers have been thrown into turmoil today as long-term manager Ally McCoist has offered his resignation. BBC Sport report that he will remain at the helm for tonight’s game against Queen of the South. McCoist, 52-years-old, was appointed Rangers boss on 1 June 2011 and has since taken charge of 164 matches. He has a remarkable …

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Pardew picks up Manager of the Month Award

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He was a certainty to be sacked, but Pardew has turned things around for the Toon Army… Newcastle United boss, Alan Pardew has collected the Barclays Premier League Manager of the Month award for November after guiding the Toon Army to three wins out of four. Pardew’s time was almost up at Newcastle, with fans calling for his head; the former …

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Real Madrid to launch bid for Liverpool prodigy

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Real Madrid are rumoured to be contemplating an incredible bid to sign Liverpool prodigy, Raheem Sterling. The England youngster turned 20 this week and was reportedly offered a new contract by Liverpool, however, Sterling deems the offer unacceptable and now his future lies in the balance. According to the Daily Star, Liverpool offered Sterling £70k a week to secure his services on a …

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Which Manchester City star wants to end his career at the Etihad?

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Manchester City star, Joe Hart has hinted he is ready to end his career at the Etihad after negotiations over a new 5-year-deal are all but completed, according to BBC Sport. The 27-year-old, England stopper said, “As far as I am aware it is pretty much sorted,” the England keeper said. “I want to be here as long as I can.” …

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Liverpool – Sterling’s Reds future in doubt?

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Raheem Sterling is one of Liverpool’s stars, the 20-year-old taking on a vital role in the absence of Luis Suarez (sold to Barcelona) and the injured Daniel Sturridge. Despite the current failure of Mario Balotelli, Sterling continues to work hard for the Reds but now his Anfield future is in doubt. The Daily Telegraph report the winger is unhappy with Liverpool’s …

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Manchester United – Kramer wanted, a battle to begin!

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Manchester United are one of a number of clubs who are in the hunt for Germany’s World Cup midfielder Christoph Kramer. According to TalkSport, Kramer is also sought by Real Madrid who will have to pay around £8m for his services. The defensive midfielder has had long interest from Manchester United with German media reporting a deal to take him …

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Chelsea – Blues hunting 17-year-old striker

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Chelsea’s academy system has come under scrutiny in recent days as Blues manager José Mourinho told the media players must starting graduating into the first team. Well the Daily Mirror report that Chelsea are set to add another 17-year-old to their youth team as they hunt Daniel Agyei of AFC Wimbledon. Daniel Agyei is yet to make it to the AFC …

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Chelsea – Blues to lose Hazard in the summer?

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Chelsea have been rumoured for months and months to be on the verge of losing Eden Hazard. Well… they aren’t, they may however be losing Thorgan Hazard, Eden’s brother, so breathe a sigh of relief Blues’ fans! According to the London Evening Standard Thorgan Hazard, who is on loan at German club Borussia Mönchengladbach is ready to give up on his …

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Manchester United – Vidic to return? Surely not?!

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Manchester United released Serbian defender Nemanja Vidic in the summer after 8 years at the club. The Daily Star believe now though that his spell at Inter Milan may be coming to an end and he could return to Old Trafford soon! Nemanja Vidic is 33-years-old and began his professional career with Red Star Belgrade for whom he made 67 league …

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“Hands off Strootman”, United told to drop their interest

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Manchester United transfer target, Kevin Strootman has been heavily linked with a January move to Old Trafford, however, the Italian side have since laid down their authority and insist he is not for sale. Speaking to Sky Sports, Roma Mauro Baldissoni told Sky Sports News HQ: “This is something I’m reading every day. It is also something our president doesn’t like …

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Arsenal closing in on deal for Lucas Silva

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Arsenal look in pole position to sign Brazilian midfielder, Lucas Silva from Cruzeiro in January for a reported fee of £11.9m, according to the Metro. The Gunners have apparently hi-jacked competitors, Real Madrid’s deal for the young midfielder. The 21-year-old has been in the limelight after some expert performances in Brazil and has turned the heads of scouts from across …

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Footballer hit by lightening…and survives!

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A footballer from Peru was struck by lightening but lives to tell the tale. In an extraordinary event,  Joao Contreras, 21, of Sport Aguila was hit during his side’s Copa Peru tie against Union Fuerza Minera. A linesman was also struck at the same time and both are now recovering in hospital according to BBC Sport. CONFIRMADO: el jugador de Águila Joao …

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Manchester City boss wants more credit for qualification

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Manchester City boss, Manuel Pellegrini has asked for his side to be given more credit after managing to qualify for the next round of the Champions League. City overcame an incredible Bayern Munich side and yesterday defeated inform Roma to progress through to the next stage. However, Pellegrini believe his sides haven’t earned the plaudits they quite deserve. Speaking to BBC …

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QPR’s Joey Barton reveals death threat letter

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QPR midfielder, Joey Barton has revealed he received a death threat via a letter when playing for Marseille last season, in France. BBC News reported that Barton had posted a picture of the letter on social media to show everyone what what he had to put up with. The letter was addressed to Marseille’s training ground, La Commanderie, where he spent most …

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Steve Cook – Hunted by Palace, Leicester & West Brom

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Bournemouth have a defensive gem in the form of 23-year-old Steve Cook. His rise to prominence has attracted the interest of a number of clubs with the London Evening Standard believing Leicester City, Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion all want him. Steve Cook began his career with the Brighton & Hove Albion youth academy and graduated to their first …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor given ‘leave’ by Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has certainly been mixed, Mauricio Pochettino already coming under pressure despite only being appointed in the summer. Now BBC Sport report how striker Emmanuel Adebayor have been given leave for “personal reasons” adding to Spurs’ front line issues. Emmanuel Adebayor has received criticism this season for his apparent lack of effort. He then openly berated the Tottenham …

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Liverpool – Reds hunting Simon Mignolet replacement

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Liverpool were last night dumped out of the UEFA Champions League by FC Basel of Switzerland. Their domestic form has been rocky too and goalkeeper Simon Mignolet has received plenty of criticism for his performances. Now the Daily Mail think they want either Chelsea’s Petr Cech or Stoke’s Asmir Begovic. Simon Mignolet is 26-years-old and joined Liverpool in June 2013 for …

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Manchester United – Robben to reunite with Van Gaal?

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Manchester United fans all have opinions on who Louis Van Gaal should buy with his mega million war chest. According to the Daily Express, Arjen Robben could be set for a Premier League return in January. Arjen Robben began his professional career with Groningen in his native Netherlands and then moved on to PSV Eindhoven. In the summer of 2004, …

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