Liverpool, Arsenal or Man Utd? Benzema hunted down!

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Premier League sides Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal are all thought to be looking at Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. According to the Daily Express, Carlo Ancelotti is willing to let the Frenchman leave the Spanish capital. Ancelotti’s Real Madrid have been flying in La Liga this season and lead the table meaning the club is in no need to …

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Liverpool offer Steven Gerrard a new contract

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Liverpool have offered skipper, Steven Gerrard a new contract according to TEAMtalk. The former England captains current deal ends in the summer, meaning he is free to sign a pre-contract with another club in January. However, Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has revealed he has offered Gerrard a new contract, but insists its a big decision for the 34-year-old. “For Steven, for …

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Saints may look to Burnley starlet

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Southampton boss Ronald Koeman may look to fellow Premier League side, Burnley in January to pinch in form striker, Danny Ings. Ings was at Southampton as a youngster but was released from their academy which has produced players such as Theo Walcott, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain and Gareth Bale. Currently Burnley’s most prized asset, it would take a fair transfer fee …

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Glenn Johnson open to Liverpool exit

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England and Liverpool defender, Glenn Johnson is looking to plan for life beyond Anfield as he reveals he will not go crawling towards Liverpool for a new contract. The 30-year-old has been a bit part player since the arrivals or Moreno and Manquillo in the summer and it seems Johnson is looking elsewhere. Speaking to Sky Sports, Johnson said,  “I have …

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“We are in a relegation battle” – says Dortmund boss

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A brief look at the Bundesliga and nothing seems out of sorts with Bayern Munich at the summit, but a closer look will tell you that Borussia Dortmund are no-where to be seen. Skimming down the league, Jurgen Klopp’s side can be found at the foot of the table. A side who battled for the title last season, Dortmund just …

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Norwich City boss feeling the pressure

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Norwich City boss Neil Adams has called for the supporters and the board to give him time to adjust to life as manager of the Canaries. Adams took over the final 5 games of Norwich City’s Premier League campaign last season after succeeding predecessor, Chris Hughton. However, Adams had to wait till the 16th August to welcome his first win …

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Manchester United – Falcao out, Cavani in?!

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Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal was handed a war chest in the summer to improve his Red Devils side. He signed Angel Di Maria for a club record fee of near £60m and brought in Colombian forward Radamel Falcao on loan from AS Monaco. The Daily Express report Manchester United are ready to ditch Falcao for Uruguayan Edinson Cavani. Manchester …

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Manchester United – Will Nani be stuck at Old Trafford?

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The Independent are reporting that Manchester United’s exiled winger Nani will be forced to look for a new club after his on-loan club have decided they can’t pay his wages. The Portuguese international had been thought to be happy to stay at Sporting CP where he is currently impressing. Nani is 28-years-old and earns an annual salary of €5m which …

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Newcastle’s Pardew admits he wants Andy Carroll return

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Striker Andy Carroll became the most expensive British footballer of all time when he was sold by Newcastle United to Liverpool for £35m in January 2011. Now the Daily Mail carry the quote from Alan Pardew who has admitted he would love to bring Carroll back to St James’ Park. Andy Carroll began his youth career at Newcastle United and …

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Chelsea – Youngster Kalas set for QPR loan move

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Chelsea’s 21-year-old defender Tomas Kalas is currently on loan at FC Köln in Germany but the young Czech hasn’t been featuring for the club’s first team; so the London Evening Standard understand he will be recalled. QPR are the side set to swoop if Kalas does return to London in January. Tomas Kalas began his career at Sigma Olomouc in …

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Manchester United – Young French left-back hunted

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Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is thought to be hunting young French left-back Layvin Kurzawa. TalkSport understand that Kurzawa would love to join Manchester United if the club can agree a deal. 22-year-old Layvin Kurzawa is well known to those who play FIFA or Football Manager as one of the players with the highest potentials on the game. He has …

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Arsenal & Liverpool – Iker Casillas a January target?

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Arsenal and Liverpool fans will be excited to hear that they are linked to Real Madrid’s legendary goalkeeper Iker Casillas in January. The Daily Express reporting the Spaniard is ready to leave Los Blancos for a Premier League switch. Iker Casillas joined Real Madrid way back in 1990 and progressed through their youth academy via the C and Castilla sides. In …

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Liverpool want Crystal Palace starlet

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Liverpool are keeping close tabs on Crystal Palace starlet, Yannick Bolasie. The young winger caused Brendan Rodgers side all kinds of trouble when the sides met at Selhurst Park last weekend. Rodgers sees Bolasie as a player who could adapt to the way of the Reds and prove a valuable asset to his team one day. However, Palace boss, Neil Warnock …

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Inter Milan want to bring in Manchester United striker

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Roberto Mancini is ready to once again fight for Robin Van Persie. When in charge of Manchester City in 2012, the Italian tried to lure the Dutchman to the Etihad, however, the former Arsenal man chose United over their rivals. Nevertheless, Mancini has not given up hope of working with the Dutch striker and is preparing to bring in Van Persie …

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Barcelona’s Thomas Vermaelen out for five months

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Barcelona defender, Thomas Vermaelen is set to miss the next five months of the season with a thigh injury that requires surgery. The Belgian defender joined from Arsenal in the summer for £15m. However, the former Arsenal man is yet to make is debut for the Spanish club as Vermaelen’s injury woes continue. A player who leads by example on …

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Roy Keane leaves Villa post

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The breaking news this morning is that Republic of Ireland assistant manager, Roy Keane has left his number 2 post at Villa Park. Keane had joined up with manager, Paul Lambert as Villa’s assistant manager but this morning left his position with immediate effect. Speaking to BBC Sport, Roy Keane revealed the reasons as to why he has left the club. “Ultimately, …

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Manchester United – Real Madrid’s Varane targeted?

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Manchester United have had serious problems at the back this season, injures and mistakes costing them plenty of points. However, according to the Daily Star they are about to target Real Madrid’s French youngster Raphael Varane. Raphael Varane began his career with Lens in France where he played 23 Ligue 1 matches before attracting the interest of Spanish giants Real …

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Liverpool – Shaqiri allowed to leave Bayern Munich

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Liverpool fans will be delighted to hear that their long term target Xherdan Shaqiri will be available for transfer in January after the club announced that he is free to leave. The Daily Mail carry the quotes from Bayern Munich’s club president Franz Beckenbauer. Shaqiri, 23-years-old, began his career at FC Basel and worked his way through the youth academy …

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Brazilian Brandao jailed for famous head-butt of Motta

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On 16 August the football world was stunned by the video that emerged of Bastia’s Brazilian striker Brandao head-butting PSG’s Thiago Motta. PSG had beaten Bastia 2-0 at home in Ligue 1 but the game was marred by the head-butt that took place in the tunnel after the match. The video can been seen below as the 34-year-old waits for …

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