Liverpool – Origi set to join early! Good news for Reds!

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Liverpool fans are set to be handed a piece of good news at the start of 2015 as Belgium international Divock Origi is ready to join the Reds early. The Liverpool Echo report that the fee will be around £3m to make it happen. Divock Origi began his professional football career at the Genk youth academy in his native Belgium. …

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Chelsea & Man City – Varane priced at £20m

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Chelsea and Manchester City are set to do battle over long-desired transfer target Raphael Varane. According to the Daily Express Real Madrid are prepared to sell and price him at £20m. At 21-years-old, Raphael Varane is one of the hottest defensive prospects in world football. The French international being qualified to play at centre-back or right-back, both Chelsea and Manchester …

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Newcastle United terminate player contract

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Newcastle United have terminated the contract of Frenchman Hatem Ben Arfa according to Sky Sports. The 27-year-old is close to completing a short-term-deal at Nice in Ligue 1. A Nice statement last week read: “We have reached an agreement in principle with Hatem Ben Arfa. The France international will have a medical on Monday prior to signing with Le Gym.” …

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Stoke City to sign Leverkusen defender

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Stoke City are poised to sign Bayer Leverkusen defender and German international, Philipp Wollscheid until the end of the season according to BBC Sport. The 25-year-old defender has been on loan at Mainz but according to boss, Mark Hughes, terms of the deal have all been agreed. “He has superb quality and is a very good footballer,” said Hughes. “He …

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West Ham boss concedes to losing star defender in summer

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West Ham boss, Sam Allardyce has revealed that Winston Reid is more than likely to leave the Hammers when his contract expires in June this summer. Speaking to BBC Sport Allardyce said, “It’s highly unlikely Winston is going to sign for us based on what people have said to me.” Heavily linked with a move to Liverpool and Arsenal, it …

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Oldham to pull the plug on Ched Evans deal

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The Ched Evans saga continues. It appears that League One side Oldham Athletic could rescind their interest in former Sheffield United striker, Ched Evans after a 20,000 man petition insisting the club don’t sign him. Evans, 26, was convicted of rape and sentenced to prison; since his release, Evans has been sacked from Sheffield United and is seeking a new …

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Why won’t Berahino celebrate?

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West Brom striker, Saido Berahino has revealed as to why he did not celebrate any of his 4 goals against Gateshead in the F.A. Cup Third Round tie. The England striker said to BBC Sport “I was just handling business and acting professionally and that’s it,” said Berahino, who has been linked with a January move away from the club. …

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Supporter arrested after confronting Arsene Wenger

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An Arsenal fan has been arrested after confronting Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger in yesterday’s 2-0 defeat at the hands of Southampton. The fan was pictured running towards Wenger with his arms outstretched in-front of the Frenchman. The man was subsequently bundled away down the tunnel by two stewards and Sky Sports have confirmed that the 25-year-old man has been arrested. …

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Ryan Bertrand holding out for permanent Saints move

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On loan Chelsea starlet, Ryan Bertrand has suggested he is keen to make his loan move to Southampton permanent, according to reports from Setanta. The left back is enjoying life with the Saints and has become a regular first team players under Ronald Koeman, “I’m very happy here, playing week-in, week-out first and foremost. Playing the way we play, with …

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Alan Pardew to begin reign at Crystal Palace

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Former Newcastle United manager, Alan Pardew will begin his work at new side, Crystal Palace today according to Keith Millen. Pardew was in the stands during Palace’s 0-0 draw with Aston Villa on New Years Day. Pardew makes his move to Palace after 4 years at Newcastle United. Caretaker manager, Keith Millen was probed by the media after the Villa …

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Hull City eyeing up a bid for Defoe

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Hull City manager, Steve Bruce has revealed to BBC Sport that he is eyeing up a move for Jermain Defoe who currently plies his trade in America with MLS side, Toronto. Speaking after seeing his side defeat lowly Everton, 2-0, Bruce said, “If he becomes available, which I believe he is, then we’d love to do something.” However, Bruce has …

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Steven Gerrard to leave Liverpool

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Liverpool captain, Steven Gerrard has revealed he will leave the club at the end of the season. The 34-year-old told BBC Sport that this was the toughest decision of his life. “This has been the toughest decision of my life, one both me and my family have agonised over for a good deal of time,” said the ex-England midfielder.” Gerrard …

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Liverpool – Brendan Rodgers rules out January signings

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Liverpool fans will be very disappointed to hear that manager Brendan Rodgers has ruled out the prospect of transfer additions during the winter window this January. BBC Sport carry the video where Rodgers says it would unlikely Liverpool add faces. Liverpool were hoping to kick on this season after a 2nd placed finish in Premier League and a return to …

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Manchester City – Nastasic finally set to leave Etihad

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Matija Nastasic’s Manchester City hell is finally set to come to an end when German club Schalke swoop for him in the January transfer window. According to Manchester Evening News the Bundesliga side will get him initially on a loan deal. Nastasic is only 21-years-old and began his career at Partisan Belgrade and graduated the youth academy via a loan …

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Everton – Goalkeeper issues as Howard ruled out for weeks

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Everton fans have had a tough time of things in recent weeks, despite hopes of a successful season under Roberto Martinez. Things were made worse for Everton when top goalkeeper Tim Howard was ruled out for 6 weeks. The Daily Mail report they now seek Wigan stopper Ali Al-Habsi as cover. Tim Howard is a key figure in the Everton …

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Arsenal – Carvalho set for £25.5m switch to London!

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Manchester United have been chasing Portuguese midfielder William Carvalho for a number of months now but according to the Daily Star, Arsenal are set to swoop for his signature. William Carvalho is only 22-years-old but is already commanding a mega fee for his services. With 11 full Portuguese caps, Carvalho has been on the radar of Europe’s major clubs for …

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Wilfried Bony hottest property in the Premier League! Man City, Chelsea or Liverpool?

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Wilfried Bony joined Swansea City the summer of 2013 and has since shone in the Premier League. The Ivorian is now wanted by some of the division’s top clubs including Manchester City, Chelsea and Liverpool. The Daily Telegraph link Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini to the hitman who is valued at £30m by Swansea City. There was talk the Citizens …

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Liverpool – Reds want Lavezzi of PSG

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Liverpool are in pole position to sign Ezequiel Lavezzi of PSG with a number of media outlets reporting the situation. The Telegraph are one who see the fee being at a reduced fee of only £8m. The 29-year-old forward, who plays usually on the wing, has refused to travel to Morocco for a training camp with his teammates and is …

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West Ham – Zarate leaves QPR fuming at Allardyce

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27-year-old West Ham United striker Mauro Zarate is set to leave Upton Park and join QPR on loan until the end of the season. The Daily Mirror carry quotes from Zarate who is seemingly bitter toward West Ham boss Sam Allardyce. Mauro Zarate was part of the revelation at the Hammers this summer as the forward joined along with Diafra …

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