Arsenal – Gervinho “hates” the Gunners because of Wenger

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Arsenal fans were originally very excited when the club signed striker Gervinho in 2011. However his time at the Emirates went sour and according to Football Italia he now “hates” Arsenal for the treatment he received. Gervinho is now 27-years-old but began his professional career with Beveren in Belgium. He scored 14 times in 61 league matches for the now dissolved …

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Paul Pogba – Major Premier League battle to begin!

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21-year-old Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba is one of the hottest prospects in world football. The French midfielder has clubs drooling over his signature and according to the Daily Express, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United all are ready to do battle. Paul Pogba had a number of clubs as a youngster but joined Manchester United in 2009 to complete …

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Liverpool – Montoya hands Reds major boost!

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With Brendan Rodgers coming under increasing pressure at Anfield but according to The Independent, he is set to be handed a boost over his pursuit of Martin Montoya. The right-back has told Barcelona he wants to leave the club in January. Martin Montoya, now 23-years-old, joined Barcelona in 1999 and rose through their prestigious La Masia youth academy. He graduated …

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Chelsea – Fernando Torres to leave on a free?

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Fernando Torres… a name of a player who was once a Premier League great but is now an outcast. The 30-year-old striker left Chelsea this summer on a two-year loan deal but according to the Daily Mirror, the club wish to now cancel this arrangement. Fernando Torres began his career with Spainish side Atlético Madrid, breaking through whilst the club …

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Manchester City – Correa favouring Premier League switch

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Manchester City are thought to be leading the race to sign young, Argentinean attacking midfielder Joaquin Correa. This is according to the Daily Mail who report that despite interest from PSG, Monaco and Chelsea. Joaquin Correa is a well known figure to those who play the FIFA or Football Manager video games because of his immense potential and he has been …

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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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