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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Arsenal – Jack Wilshere ruled out for 3 months

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Arsenal fans will be disappointed to hear the news today that midfielder Jack Wilshere has been ruled out for at least 3 months following surgery on his injured ankle. Arsenal‘s website carried a statement that confirmed the surgery had been successful. Jack Wilshere is 22-years-old but has been plagued with injuries over the past few seasons. Arsenal fans believed they …

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Stoke City star out for eight weeks

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Stoke City winger, Victor Moses is set to be sidelined for up to eight weeks with a thigh injury according to BBC Sport. “It’s bad news on Victor Moses, a problem with his thigh,” Stoke assistant manager Mark Bowen told BBC Radio Stoke. “He will be out with anything up to six to eight weeks. It’s a big hit. He had …

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Brighton complete Darren Bent deal

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Championship outfit, Brighton Hove Albion have completed the big name signing of Darren Bent on loan from Aston Villa. The 30-year-old joins Sami Hyypia’s side who are struggling to keep their heads above the relegation zone. Bent has played just 8 times this season, 7 of which came off the bench as substitute appearances for Villa. Hyypia has expressed his …

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“Rodgers has three games left” – Grobbelaar

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Brendan Rodgers has three games left to turn things around at Anfield says former Reds keeper, Bruce Grobelaar. Grobbelaar, who won six league titles with Liverpool from 1984-1991, says he is losing patience with Rodgers despite being a fan of the Northern Irishman. Speaking to BBC Sport, Grobelaar said, “If he doesn’t do anything in another three weeks, I think the Americans [owners …

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“Aguero is the best finisher in the world” – Hoddle

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Former Spurs boss, Glenn Hoddle has hailed Manchester City’ Sergio Aguero as the “best finisher in the world” after his sensational hat-trick against Bayern Munich in yesterday’s Champions League clash. City found themselves 2-1 down despite Bayern reduced to 10 men. However, a late surge from City and the Argentine saw the Premier League champions take all 3 points against …

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Liverpool are chasing this England U21 starlet

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Brendan Rodgers is reportedly keeping tabs on England U21 and Norwich City starlet, Nathan Redmond according to the Pink’un. A rumoured bid of £10m is said to be in the offing, but will it turn into reality in January? Redmond was in the limelight over the summer with rumours circulating the former Birmingham City winger that he was subject to bids from …

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