Southampton hunting youth Argentine Dybala

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Southampton football club went under a major revamp over the summer transfer window as previously key men such as Rickie Lambert, Adam Lallana, Dejan Lovren, Calum Chambers and Luke Shaw were sold on to Premier League rivals. Manager Mauricio Pochettino also joined Spurs but since then new boss Ronald Koeman has developed the Saints into genuine top 4 contenders. Palermo’s …

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Liverpool update – Real’s Illarramendi targeted in January?

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Liverpool turned up to the Santiago Bernabéu with 7 changes to their starting line up and their “big names” benched for the massive Champions League clash with Real Madrid. Midfielders Asier Illarramendi and Sami Khedira were missing for the match, leading the Daily Star to believe they could be off in January. Sami Khedira was on the verge of joining …

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Dad auctions off his son’s football support – who won?

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When a child is born its a massive moment for the whole family but particularly for the football supporting dad who longs to take his son or daughter to the game. This dad, as reported by BBC Sport, auctioned off his newborn baby’s allegiances and an unlikely club won! Eddie Charters is just seven-months-old but his dad Ian saw a …

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Liverpool update – Gerrard asked to take pay-cut

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Recently we reported how Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard was considering his options as his Red’s contract comes to an end. The Daily Star now report that the midfielder will be asked to take a massive pay cut if he is to stay at Anfield beyond the summer. Steven Gerrard is undoubtably a superstar on Merseyside and joined Liverpool as a youngster …

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Tottenham update – Harry Kane ready for England call?

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Tottenham Hotspur have struggled since the turn of the new season, that’s to say the least! However, one massive positive for Spurs fans is the emergence of young striker Harry Kane as a player with serious potential. The Daily Mail report that his teammates now believe he is ready for a full England call up. Harry Kane is 21-years-old and …

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Liverpool update – Reds dealt Origi blow

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Liverpool have been dealt a blow as their 19-year-old striker, Divock Origi, is told he will not be joining the Reds’ early, according to The Metro. Brendan Rodgers had been hoping of releasing him of his loan spell from Lille in Ligue 1. Divock Origi had a fantastic World Cup in Brazil this summer and this led to a battle …

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Manchester United – Van Persie set for Turkey switch?

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Robin Van Persie has received some criticism since the beginning of the season and perhaps this is why the Daily Star are linking him with a shock move to Turkey? The 31-year-old has some decisions to make about whether a switch away from Old Trafford is right for his career. Robin Van Persie began his professional career with Dutch club …

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Manchester City – Frank Lampard to stay beyond January?

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Frank Lampard was released from Chelsea in the summer and to the shock of many Premier League fans would go on to join Manchester City on loan from his new club, New York City. Now the Daily Express understand that Lampard will stay at the Etihad Stadium beyond January, staying until the end of the season. Frank Lampard, 36-years-old, came through …

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Liverpool Update – Inter Milan want Reds striker

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Liverpool striker, Fabio Borini is attracting attention from Italian giants Inter Milan, according to the Mirror. Borini has struggled to cement a place in the Liverpool first XI and was loaned out to Sunderland last season. However, the Italian declined the opportunity to join the Black Cats last term and also snubbed a move to QPR in the summer after the …

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Manchester City Update – Yaya Toure on receiving end of racist Tweets

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Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure has been hit with 2 racist Tweets in recent days according to BBC Sport. The Ivorian has deactivated his account for about 5 months, but reactivated his Twitter in the last few days and within hours was subject to a host of racist abuse via social media. Kick It Out, an organisation looking to stamp out …

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Jonas Gutierrez discharged from cancer treatment

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Newcastle United winger, Jonas Gutierrez has been discharged from cancer treatment in a hospital in Argentina. The 31-year-old had an operation to remove his left testicle in September after the Argentine found a tumour. Gutierrez underwent chemotherapy treatment in Argentina and yesterday announced he has been discharged from hospital. The former Norwich City loanee, Tweeted this yesterday. Hoy me dieron …

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Sunderland’s Patrick Van Aanholt suffers dislocated shoulder

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The third shoulder injury in three days for the Premier League. Sunderland’s Patrick Van Aanholt was substituted before half time after sustaining a dislocated shoulder as Sunderland defeated Crystal Palace 3-1 in yesterdays Monday night clash. Van Aanholt becomes the third player in successive days to have the injury, following the likes of Everton’s Antolin Alcaraz and Manchester United’s Marcos …

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Arsenal Update – Walcott set for contract talks

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Arsenal winger Theo Walcott is set for contract discussions with the club as his current deal expires in 2016. Walcott, 25, has been out of action for 10 months with a knee injury which he sustained against Spurs back in January. However, the England forward made his come back to club football after a cameo appearance against Burnley in Arsenals …

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Manchester City – Diego Simeone lined up as boss?

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44-year-old Altético Madrid manager Diego Simeone is one of the hottest properties in football at the moment as he led Atléti to the La Liga title last season as well as the Champions League final. Simeone is now being talked about by The Metro as a potential candidate to replace Manuel Pellegrini should the Chilean face the sack at Manchester City …

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Man City & Man United battle for defender Kongolo

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Manchester United and Manchester City battled it out on the pitch on Sunday, Man City coming out victorious. Now the Daily Express understand that both clubs will do battle in the transfer market with defender Terence Kongolo the target. Kongolo joined Feyenoord as a youngster and worked his way up through the club’s youth academy, breaking to the first team in …

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Everton boss Roberto Martinez set for Italian move?

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Roberto Martinez is one of the hottest prospects in football management and at only 41-years of age, he has a long future ahead of him. Martinez was thought to have been considered for the Barcelona job after the Spanish giants were impressed with his performances at Swansea City, Wigan Athletic and most recently Everton. The Daily Mirror understand the Spaniard now …

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Tottenham update – Shaqiri a target for January?

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Tottenham Hotspur managed to recover from falling 1-0 behind to Aston Villa this weekend and won their match. However, Mauricio Pochettino’s men are still struggling to find form and talk of reinforcements in January have already begun. Goal.com reckon Bayern Munich’s winger Xherdan Shaqiri, who is currently surplus to requirements at the German giants, could be on his way to White …

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Liverpool update – Gerrard off to America next summer?

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Liverpool have had many club legends throughout the years, whether it be Kenny Dalglish, Ian Rush or Robbie Fowler. One that will go down in the history of the club is Steven Gerrard, their 34-year-old midfielder who has been at Anfield since 1987. Now the Daily Mail are one of a number of outlets who believe that despite Gerrard being …

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Arsenal Update – Gunners want this Swiss defender

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Arsenal are said to be in pursuit of 22-year-old Swiss defender, Fabian Schar according to reports from the Express. The Basel defender is said to be wanting a move away the Swiss club to ply his trade in one of Europe’s most illustrious leagues, such as the Premier League. It’s no secret that Arsenal are in need of defensive cover and …

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