Legend Luis Figo to stand as FIFA President!

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Former Portuguese footballer Luis Figo is set to compete against Sepp Blatter for FIFA’s Presidency when the elections take place this year. Figo is another high profile candidate set to stand as David Ginola threw his hat into the ring backed by bookmakers Paddy Power. Figo is 42-years-old and perhaps will no be the public’s favourite, for former winger a …

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Arsenal – Gunners lose two stars for 3 months after surgery

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Arsenal fans will today be disappointed to hear the news that both Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Debuchy will be missing for the next three months. BBC Sport report that surgery will means the Gunners will miss these stars till nearly the end of the season. Mikel Arteta is 32-years-old and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger announced the Spaniard would had surgery …

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Arsenal – Gunners to swoop for Gomis of Swansea?

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Arsenal are thought to be tempted to leave Swansea City with no top class striker as they sound out a move for Bafetimbi Gomis. The French international only joined Swansea City in the summer but the forward is reportedly looking for first team football. According to the Daily Mail, Swansea City are desperate to keep Gomis but the Gunners are …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Rabiot set for loan switch but no Ings

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Tottenham Hotspur fans are desperate for their club to add some bodies this winter with a number of targets sighted by Head Coach Mauricio Pochettino. The Times believe Adrien Rabiot is prepared to join on loan but Burnley’s striker Danny Ings won’t be signing. Adrien Rabiot had a number of teams where he developed through his youth career including a …

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Liverpool & Arsenal – Lacazette desires Premier League switch

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Both Liverpool and Arsenal are on high alert after Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette announced he desires a move abroad. The Daily Express have reported that it would take £15m to prize him away from the Ligue 1 side. Lacazette is just 23-years-old and has been at Lyon since 2003 when he joined their youth academy. After 7 years honing his development …

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Arsenal – Schneiderlin top target but in the summer

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Arsenal fans have been clear that Arsene Wenger must improve his Gunners side this January. A midfielder in particular is needed with Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin heavily linked but the London Evening Standard see the move as more likely to happen in the summer as rivals Tottenham fight Arsenal for the Frenchman. The 25-year-old began his career with Strasbourg and after …

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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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Arsenal or Spurs – Schneiderlin off where?

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Southampton’s key midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin has been rumoured to be on the verge of a St Mary’s Stadium exit for months. Tottenham came close to his signature in January but now The Sun understand Arsenal are desperate for him. Morgan Schneiderlin began his career with Strasbourg where he graduated the youth academy to represent the club’s B team. After 5 …

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Arsenal – Gunners want Newcastle’s Sissoko

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Arsenal fans have been clear that their club must strengthen in the January transfer window. According to the Daily Mirror they are set to do that with the addition of Moussa Sissoko from Newcastle United. Arsenal are interested in 25-year-old Moussa Sissoko because of the fine performances he has turned out for Newcastle since joining the club in January 2013. …

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Aston Villa – Spurs want left-back Cissokho

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Aston Villa’s hopes of keeping left-back Aly Cissokho has been dealt a blow after Tottenham Hotspur and Napoli step up their interest in the Frenchman. The Daily Mirror report that despite the transfer to bring him to the Midlands only happened in the summer, Cissokho has now garnered a wide interest. Aly Cissokho is 27-years-old and moved around youth academies before …

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Liverpool – Karim Benzema targeted again!

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Liverpool and Karim Benzema can’t seem to shake the link from each other. Over the summer, the Reds were consistently linked with Benzema until he signed a new contract with Real Madrid but the Daily Express understand Liverpool may now bid in January. 27-year-old Karim Benzema began his youth career in his native France with the Lyon academy. He graduated …

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Arsenal – Gunners join race for defender Kurzawa

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Arsenal have joined a long list of clubs hunting AS Monaco’s young left-back Layvin Kurzawa. According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal’s scout Giles Grimandi was spotted watching the defender who has been repeatedly linked to the Premier League. In the past few weeks we reported how Kurzawa had publicly said he would love to join Manchester United at some point …

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Manchester City – Pogba top target as Yaya Toure replacement

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Manchester City’s hunt for a long term replacement for midfielder Yaya Toure as put Juventus man Paul Pogba at the top of their list. According to The Sun, Pogba is now the favourite because of the £50m fee Everton were asking for Ross Barkley. Pogba is just 21-years-old but has already become a major star at current Italian club Juventus. …

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Arsenal – Gunners want Newcastle’s Sissoko?

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Arsenal’s midfield has come under some criticisms this season and according to the Daily Mail, Arsene Wenger could be set to change to with the addition of Newcastle United’s Moussa Sissoko. Alan Pardew is understood to be worried about the offer of a big club. Moussa Sissoko is 25-years-old and joined Newcastle from Toulouse in January 2013. Sissoko, joined Toulouse …

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Manchester City – Fight for Kurzawa begins with Manchester United

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Last week we linked AS Monaco’s highly sought after left-back Layvin Kurzawa with Manchester United. Now reports in France understand that Manchester City are also in the hunt for the youngster, with the player’s representatives in talks with the Citizens. We noted how the young French defender, who is well known to players of the FIFA and Football Manager video …

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Manchester United – Hugo Lloris eyed as De Gea replacement

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Tottenham Hotspur fans will be disappointed to see the Daily Star linking Hugo Lloris to Premier League rivals Manchester United should David De Gea leave Old Trafford. Lloris has established himself as one of the league’s best keepers in recent seasons and could be set for a big switch. 27-year-old Hugo Lloris has played 85 Premier League matches for Spurs since …

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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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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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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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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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