charlie-austin

5 Championship players set to storm the Premier League

This season the Premier League will be joined by Leicester City, Burnley and Queen’s Park Rangers who were all promoted from the Championship. Every season some of those players who have proved themselves in the second tier make the step up to the top flight and terrorise the bigger teams. As an avid fan of the Championship, i’ve decided to …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth Thomas5 Championship players set to storm the Premier League

Liverpool tempted by a move for Swansea’s Ben Davies

Brendan Rodgers is preparing to raid his old club for young left-back Ben Davies. The Daily Telegraph that Liverpool will be ready to use some of the £75m gained from the sale of Luis Suarez to fund a £10m move for the welshman. Suarez is expected to complete his move to Barcelona this week, despite his 4 month ban from football …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasLiverpool tempted by a move for Swansea’s Ben Davies

Mario Mandzukic joins Spanish champions Atlético Madrid

Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic has swapped German champions Bayern Munich to join Spanish La Liga winners Atlético Madrid on a 4 year deal. Mandzukic will be the man to replace Diego Costa who joined Chelsea earlier this summer for £32m. Mandzukic scored 33 goals in 54 Bundesliga appearances after joining from Wolfsburg for €13m in June 2012. Goal.com believe this …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasMario Mandzukic joins Spanish champions Atlético Madrid

Luis Suarez ban upheld

FIFA have today rejected the appeals by Luis Suarez and the Uruguayan FA to reduce his ban from football. This means he will still be banned from the game for 4 months, even if he completes his move to Barcelona in the next few days. Luis Suarez was given the ban following his bite of Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini in …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasLuis Suarez ban upheld

Sanchez Latest – 5 things we know about his transfer

Arsenal target Alexis Sanchez is closing on his move to the Gunners. Here are 5 things we know about the transfer… 1. Barcelona remove statement off club website - Barcelona have removed a statement on their club website which insisted that Sanchez had agreed a £30m deal with the London club. The statement also read messages of thanks and sincerity as fans, …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesSanchez Latest – 5 things we know about his transfer
Manchester City have unveiled their new kit

Revealed – Manchester City unveil new kit

Manchester City have unveiled their new home kit for the 2014/2015 Premier League season. Here it is… City’s new home kit for this season embodies this pioneering spirit of innovation with a fast and sleek new look. Similar in many ways to their last season, City have brought about some intricate changes to the kit in which they reclaimed Premier …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesRevealed – Manchester City unveil new kit

Argentina keeper had notes on Dutch penalty takers down his shorts…

This video shows Argentina goalkeeper, Sergio Romero looking at details of the Dutch penalty takers from a piece of paper which he had hidden in his shorts. The keeper clearly opens the paper to see where the player last placed their penalty against Costa-Rica and duly places it back down his shorts before preparing to save the spot-kick. Romero saved penalties …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesArgentina keeper had notes on Dutch penalty takers down his shorts…

“I don’t see it happening” – Manchester United won’t sign Dutch pair according to Zenden

Former Netherlands international, Bolo Zenden has suggested that he does not think Manchester United will sign Arjen Robben or Wesley Sneijder. The Dutch pair have been touted as potential targets for United and boss Louis Van Gaal, however, Zenden feels the deals just won’t happen – “No, I don’t see that happening,” Zenden told talkSPORT. “I’m sure he will bring in some …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver Baines“I don’t see it happening” – Manchester United won’t sign Dutch pair according to Zenden

Arsenal want £6m for their midfield mistro

According to ESPN - Arsenal have slapped a £6m price tag on Mikel Arteta after Italian side Fiorentina have declared their interest in the Spaniard. Arteta joined the Gunners in 2011 after leaving Everton where he was seen as a hero for his 6-year-service to the Toffees. Now 32-years-old, Arsene Wenger has a dilemma on his hands – does he sell Arteta …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesArsenal want £6m for their midfield mistro

Will Arsenal be unveiling Sanchez, Remy and Debuchy at 11pm?

Today is the day. Could it be double delight for Arsenal? A new kit and new players to show it off? Well, time will tell. A few days ago we mentioned that a deal could be done on Thursday featuring Sanchez, Remy and Debuchy as they all take part in Arsenal’s unveiling of their new Puma deal for their kit in …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesWill Arsenal be unveiling Sanchez, Remy and Debuchy at 11pm?

Hugo Lloris signs on at Tottenham

BBC Sport have today reported breaking news which will delight Tottenham fans. Keeper, Hugo Lloris has declared his loyalty to Spurs after signing on with a five-year-deal. There was much debate surrounding the French keeper as to whether he would play for Spurs again, however, he has lay all the speculation to rest after penning a new long term contract. The …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesHugo Lloris signs on at Tottenham

Chelsea sign 19 year old Croatian

Chelsea have this afternoon confirmed the deal for young Croatian midfielder Mario Pasalic from Hajduk Split. He arrives for an undisclosed fee. Pasalic has only played one season of full, professional football but impressed in the Croatian league where he made 32 appearances and scored 11 times. He was born in Mainz, Germany but represents Croatia for whom he is …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasChelsea sign 19 year old Croatian

Netherlands v Argentina – World Cup Semi-Final Preview

Last night we witnessed a massacre… A massacre shown live on TV that will go down forever in football history. I called Germany to go through and thought the missing Neymar and Thiago Silva would have an impact but never expected 7-1 to happen! We’ve had a look at some drubbing from World Cup history that will make Brazil feel better …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasNetherlands v Argentina – World Cup Semi-Final Preview

Chelsea legend set to join Juventus

Former Chelsea hero Didier Droga is reportedly on the verge of signing for Italian giants Juventus according to Tuttosport. Drogba is currently a free agent after his contract with Galatasaray expired. Didier Drogba, 36 years old, scored 100 goals in 226 Premier League appearances for Chelsea and was a key member of Jose Mourinho’s ‘old guard’. He spent 8 years …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasChelsea legend set to join Juventus

Napoli on the verge of deal for Swansea’s Michu

It has emerged that Swansea City are in negotiations with Italian club Napoli over the future of their Spaniard Michu. BBC Sport say the questions remains as to whether the deal will be a loan move or a permanent transfer. Michu signed for the Swans in 2012 under then manager Michael Laudrup for £2.2m from Rayo Vallecano. He was employed further …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasNapoli on the verge of deal for Swansea’s Michu

Spurs set to hijack Liverpool’s Origi move

Liverpool looked set to complete the move for Lille’s Divock Origi but ESPN are reporting Tottenham will try a late bid to steal the player. Origi became Belgium’s youngest ever World Cup goal scorer this summer when he scored an 88th minute winner v Russia in their Group H clash. After a strong tournament showing, interest surrounding his future grew …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth ThomasSpurs set to hijack Liverpool’s Origi move
world-cup-brink-of-war-19381

5 World Cup drubbings to make Brazil feel better!

Last night history was made as World Cup hosts Brazil were roundly thumped 7-1 by Germany. This was Brazil’s biggest ever tournament loss, matching their worst ever margin of defeat (6-0 v Uruguay in 1920) and ending a run of  6 straight semi-final victories. However, Brazil can take solace in the fact that they aren’t the only side to be …

Read more | Comments (0)

Gareth Thomas5 World Cup drubbings to make Brazil feel better!

Manchester United in “advanced talks” with £75m World Cup duo

The Metro has suggested that Manchester United are ready to blow away their Premier League competitors with a £75m raid for this World Cup duo. Louis Van Gaal is not waiting around despite being occupied with the Netherlands at the World Cup. His United side are ready to make a £45m bid for Argentina and Real Madrid winger, Angel Di Maria …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesManchester United in “advanced talks” with £75m World Cup duo

Tottenham ready to chase Draxler

The Metro have today reported that Tottenham are ready to chase Germany and Schalke attacking midfielder, Julian Draxler. The German who was on the radar at Arsenal for most of last season never made the move to the Emirates as he wanted to continue to ply his trade in Germany. Now, new Spurs manager, Pochettino is ready to make a £17m …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesTottenham ready to chase Draxler

Lucas wants to leave – Liverpool yet to say yes

Reports from Italy have suggested that Liverpool and Brazilian midfielder Lucas wants to leave Liverpool on loan to join Italian side Napoli. However, whilst Lucas seems to have agreed a vocal negotiation with Napoli’s representatives, Liverpool are not keen on the move. Lucas, valued at £13m would not be allowed to leave for anything under that price. Reports have suggested that …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesLucas wants to leave – Liverpool yet to say yes