Birmingham City’s Moussi donates his wages to charity

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Birmingham City have announced the signing of Guy Moussi until 18 January 2015. BBC Sport report that Moussi has decided to give all his wages to four different charities over the short term deal. The French midfielder began his career with Angers in France before moving to Nottingham Forest in June 2008. His first season in English football was injury …

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“We tried to get him here” – Which Premier League club tried to sign Pogba?

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Paul Pogba, regarded as one of the most wanted midfielder’s in the game. When the Frenchman left Manchester United, it wasn’t seen as a poor piece of business, not until now, seeing Pogba dominate Serie A with Juventus. The midfielder has been a sensation for the Italian champions. However, it has been revealed that a Premier League manager tried to …

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Liverpool update – Sakho believes he can lead Reds

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Liverpool football club have struggled in recent weeks, slipping to 11th in the Premier League with just 14 points from 11 matches. Reds legend Steven Gerrard has been less effective on the pitch than in recent seasons leading many to question the squad for an absence of leadership. The Liverpool Echo carry the story from French central defender Mamadou Sakho …

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Arsenal update – Gunners to miss out on striker target

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Arsenal are set to miss out on their 28-year-old target, André-Pierre Gignac as the striker gets ready to agree a new contract with Ligue 1 club Marseille. The Metro believe this will end the Gunners’ pursuit of the Frenchman. Gignac began his professional career with FC Lorient in 2002, making his league debut in August 2004. He would make 51 …

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Paul Pogba – New Juventus contract ends rumours

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Juventus proudly announced today that their supremely talented midfielder Paul Pogba has signed a new contract until 2019. The news will come as a blow to a number of clubs across Europe who were planning on bidding for the Frenchman come the summer. 21-year-old Paul Pogba joined Premier League side Manchester United in 2009 from the youth academy of French side …

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Hatem Ben Arfa: “I will be released” by Newcastle

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Hull City’s on loan winger Hatem Ben Arfa says he knows that his parent club Newcastle will release him at the end of this season so he has to prove himself. Inside Futbol carry the quotes from the 27-year-old Frenchman. Ben Arfa started his professional career with French giants Lyon in 2002 and was quickly labelled as a hot prospect for …

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Sunderland complete signing of French defender

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Sunderland’s defence let in a shocking 8 goals in their weekend away defeat to Southampton, today the club have announced a new player to hopefully bolster that back line. Anthony Réveillère has been signed as a free agent until the end of the season, the experienced 34-year-old playing mainly as a right-back. Réveillère was released at the end of his Napoli …

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas retires

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Former Chelsea, Spurs and Arsenal defender, William Gallas has finally called time on his playing days and hung up his boots after a stand out career. The 37-year-old won 2 Premier League titles with Chelsea in 2005 and 2006. The French defender moved to the Premier League with Chelsea in 2001 from Marseille and enjoyed a successful spell at Stamford …

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Former Newcastle man Cabaye missing England?

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Former Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye has admitted that he does miss life in England. The London Evening Standard report that the 28-year-old is unhappy with not being a first-team regular in France with PSG. Yohan Cabaye joined Newcastle United in June 2011 from French Ligue 1 club Lille. He would play 79 times in the Premier League for the Magpies, …

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Arsenal battle Roma for Adrien Rabiot of PSG

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Arsenal are thought to be contemplating a move for Adrien Rabiot of PSG according to TalkSport. We reported earlier this month that Roma were also very interested in Rabiot and so a battle may occur in January. Adrien Rabiot is only 19-year-old and has a fantastic career ahead of him but as his contract is up next summer it appears …

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Former Chelsea, Arsenal & Liverpool star moves to India

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Nicolas Anelka, who has travelled across Europe in a highly successful career, has announced that he will join Indian side Mumbai City. The 35-year-old striker will play in the 10-week Indian Super League tournament. I’m pleased to join Mumbai City FC & very exciting in joining Indian Super League. — nicolas anelka (@anelkaofficiel) September 15, 2014 Mumbai City will be …

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Spain lose miserably once again, this time to France

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Spain were beaten 1-0 last night by hosts France with new Chelsea signing Loïc Rémy netting the winning goal. Vicente del Bosque named a much changed side following their World Cup humiliation in Brazil but the performance was still disappointing. The XI that started the match for Spain only featured 4 players who started their World Cup campaign with the …

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Manchester United want to re-sign Paul Pogba

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Manchester United are thought to be on the trail of their former player Paul Pogba. The Daily Express report that this deal will cost them around £60m with Chelsea their main competition for the Frenchman. Pogba played 3 Premier League games for the Red Devils in Sir Alex Ferguson’s reign at the club but he admitted himself that it was …

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Unbelievable headbutt leaves Motta with broken nose!

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Football is well and truly back but so too, unfortunately, is the madness! When PSG clashed with Bastia on Saturday, the French champions were victorious 2-0 on the pitch but the battle continued after the game when Thiago Motta had his nose broken. Reports emerged that Brandão, Bastia’s new striker, waited in the tunnel for Italian international Thiago Motta and …

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