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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Former England Cricketer to make incredible switch to Football!

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Former England Cricketer, Freddy Flintoff has taken his hand to Football and in particular goalkeeping. During half-time between Manchester City and United, Flintoff and James Corden came on to the pitch for a penalty shoot-out. Corden stepped up for the penalty as he curled the ball in the top corner, but as the crowd and Corden thought the ball was …

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Does Harry Kane deserve a start for Spurs?

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Harry Kane came to the rescue to salvage 3 points for Spurs in last nights clash with Aston Villa. The Villans took the lead when Andreas Weimann slid home a Charles N’Zogbia low cross. Till that point, Villa had control despite Emmanuel Adebayor missing a glorious chance when put through 1-on-1 with Brad Guzan but the Togo striker’s shot was expertly …

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Manchester United Update – Rojo dislocates shoulder

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Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to arch rivals Manchester City was dealt an even bigger blow after summer signing Marcos Rojo dislocated his shoulder. The Argentinian defender went in for a sliding tackle and left his arm out as a support but it bucked underneath him and his shoulder popped out of joint. United are already down to bare bones in …

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Liverpool update – Adam Lallana: best still to come

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Liverpool spent heavily in the summer transfer window following the sale of Luis Suarez to Barcelona. This campaign was supposed to be a successful one as the club finished second in the Premier League last season, however things haven’t go so smoothly so far as the Reds sit in 7th with just 14 points from 9 games. Now Adam Lallana, …

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QPR – Will Adel Taarabt feature against Chelsea?

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Harry Redknapp has told Sky Sports that the row between himself and maverick winger Adel Taarabt could be over this weekend as he is in contention to play against Chelsea. The 25-year-old had previously been accused of being “three stone overweight” by the QPR boss. Adel Taarabt began his career in France with Lens and then in 2007 Tottenham Hotspur signed …

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Everton – Eto’o has already earned a new contract

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33-year-old Cameroon striker Samuel Eto’o has impressed since moving to Goodison Park this summer. Now the Daily Mirror report he will already be given a new contract by manager Roberto Martinez. Eto’o was hunted by cross-city Merseyside rivals Liverpool in the transfer window following his release from London club Chelsea but he elected to move to Everton and in his …

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QPR – Can Shaun Wright-Phillips earn a starting place?

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Shaun Wright-Phillips was once one of the hottest prospects in British football when the winger broke through into the Manchester City first team squad as a youngster. Now at 33-years-old, Talksport believe he won’t move on from Loftus Road and vows to fight for a starting place. Wright-Phillips, 5ft 5 1/2ins, joined Manchester City in 1995 after his release from Nottingham …

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Spurs update – Assou-Ekotto’s wages holding up exit

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Tottenham Hotspur are desperately trying to get rid of unwanted Cameroon international Benoit Assou-Ekotto. However, according to the Daily Mirror the player’s wages are holding up any potential deal. Assou-Ekotto is 30-years-old but is nowhere near the Spurs full side meaning his £40,000-a-week wages are being paid with no appearances being made. The left-back began his career in France with …

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Manchester United Update – United tracking Trabzonspor striker

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Manchester United are reportedly tracking Trabzonspor striker Abdul Majeed Waris according to reports from the Daily Mail. It is believed that Ryan Giggs is said to have been scouting that Ghana striker who currently plies his trade in Turkey with Trabzonspor. The 23-year-old has been turning heads since arriving in Turkey with some impressive displays and now football giants Manchester United are rumoured …

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Own Goals Galore! 5 own goals in 1 game…

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5 own goals in one game, a fate that Richard Dunne could only dream of! However, it seems there was something suspicious going on between Indonesian sides PSS Sleman and PSIS Semarang in their country’s first division play-offs. Sleman won the game 3-2, but, both teams have been disqualified because a committee panel said that both sides tried to lose the game …

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