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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QPR – Maverick Dani Osvaldo targeted by Redknapp

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QPR are planning to add some force to their front line as they hunt Southampton’s Dani Osvaldo, currently on loan with Inter Milan. According to the Daily Mirror, Osvaldo is a key target for relegation battlers QPR. Pablo Dani Osvaldo is 29-years-old and had a tough time of it at Southampton following his move to the South Coast in August …

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Everton – Eto’o preparing to join the Serie A

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Vastly experienced African forward Samuel Eto’o is preparing to leave Everton this January and join Italian side Sampdoria. BBC Sport report the 33-year-old could complete the deal by Tuesday. Samuel Eto’o began playing football in his native Cameroon and was then purchased by the Real Madrid youth academy where he continued his development. Eto’o only played for Los Blancos in …

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Shaqiri – Stoke City to make a shock bid?!

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Yesterday we reported how Inter Milan were set to snatch Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri from Liverpool’s grasps. Today though, Stoke City assistant manager Mark Bowen have announced that they are hunting the wide man. In quotes carried by BBC Sport, Bowen said: “There is genuine interest because he is a fantastic player. He wants to play regular first-team football.” …

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Liverpool – Inter Milan win race to Shaqiri!

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Liverpool fans have been desperate for their club to sign talented Swiss winger Xherdan Shaqiri for a number of months. However according to TalkSport, the Reds have missed out on Shaqiri as he opts of Inter Milan instead. Xherdan Shaqiri is just 23-years-old and began his career with FC Basel. He graduated their youth academy to play for their Under-21 …

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Lukas Podolski joins Inter Milan

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Arsenal striker, Lukas Podoslki has joined Italian giants, Inter Milan on loan until the end of the season BBC Sport has revealed. The 29-year-old German international joined the Gunners in 2012 but failed to start a single game this season. Roberto Mancini’s side revealed on their Twitter account: “Podolski will wear the number 11 shirt. He is in the squad …

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Manchester United – Vidic to return? Surely not?!

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Manchester United released Serbian defender Nemanja Vidic in the summer after 8 years at the club. The Daily Star believe now though that his spell at Inter Milan may be coming to an end and he could return to Old Trafford soon! Nemanja Vidic is 33-years-old and began his professional career with Red Star Belgrade for whom he made 67 league …

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Liverpool, Man United & Arsenal – Kovacic race hots up

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Mateo Kovacic is a target for Manchester United, Arsenal And Liverpool come the January transfer window and according to the Daily Express, the Croatian will only cost £10m! Mateo Kovacic is only 20-years-old and joined his current club Inter Milan from Croatian club Dinamo Zagreb. Kovacic began his career with LSK Linz and then moved to the Dinamo Zagreb in …

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QPR, Aston Villa & Sunderland all hunt Pazzini of Milan

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Sunderland, Aston Villa and QPR have all struggled so far in the Premier League, sitting in 14th, 12th and 19th respectively. Goals have been an issue for some but the Daily Mirror believe Giampaolo Pazzini could be the man to solve it with all three clubs interested. Pazzini is 30-years-old and joined current club AC Milan in August 2012 for …

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Newcastle and Leicester fight for Luciano Vietto

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Newcastle United and Leicester City are reportedly in a fight to sign young Argentinean striker Luciano Vietto. According to TalkSport the Premier League clubs will have to beat Roberto Mancini’s Inter Milan to his signature if they want to secure him in January. Luciano Vietto joined the Racing Club youth academy and graduated into the first team in October 2011. He …

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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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Chelsea & Manchester United – Sneijder set for shock switch?!

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Dutch international Wesley Sneijder has graced some of Europe’s best leagues during his career but now the 30-year-old is being linked to the Premier League once again. The Daily Express understand Chelsea and Manchester United could be in the hunt for the midfielder who is said to be unhappy in Turkey. Sneijder began his career in his native Netherlands with …

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Liverpool – Balotelli will not return to Italy in January

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Liverpool’s Premier League campaign hasn’t exactly gone to plan so far. The Reds lie in 12th in the Premier League with just 14 points from their opening 12 matches. Daniel Sturridge has also been ruled out until the New Year meaning Liverpool have lacked goals in 2014/15. Mario Balotelli was signed by Brendan Rodgers for £16m towards the end of …

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Liverpool – Balotelli a 7/10 this season? That’s his view!

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Liverpool’s season continued to falter yesterday as they were defeated by Crystal Palace in London. The Reds are now in 12th place with just 14 points, yesterday’s 3-1 loss was on the back of losing Daniel Sturridge until 2015 and having Mario Balotelli missing with an injury picked up on international duty. Mario Balotelli was signed by Brendan Rodgers from …

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Chelsea or Liverpool? Mauro Icardi set for where?

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Roberto Mancini has returned to Inter Milan to coach the side where he saw such success between 2004-2008 but he could be set to lose one of his star players. The Daily Express think Chelsea or Liverpool could be on the verge of a big bid for the Argentinean. Maurco Icardi spent his youth career at a number of clubs, including …

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Arsenal & Manchester United linked to Italian Cerci

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Atletico Madrid have made a massive decision on the future of their Italian winger Alessio Cerci as they have placed him on the transfer list. The Daily Express now believe Arsenal and Manchester United will race for the signature of the 27-year-old. Alessio Cerci began his career with AS Roma and would play 13 times for the Italians in between loan …

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Arsenal update – Competition for midfield target intensifies

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Arsenal are set to be busy in the January transfer window if the rumours are to be believed. Arsene Wenger’s midfield needs bolstering and the Daily Express understand their hunt for Grzegorz Krychowiak is now under treat from new Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini. Arsenal look like they may have missed out on Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira after their summer move …

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Liverpool – Could Gerrard be off to Inter Milan?!

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Inter Milan fans were delighted when Roberto Mancini was unveiled as the club’s manager for a second time on Friday 14 November. Mancini took charge of 226 games at the helm of Nerazzurri between July 2004 and May 2008 winning 3 Serie A titles along the way. Now the speculation begins as to who Mancini will seek out to improve …

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Croatian Mateo Kovacic ready for Premier League switch?

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Croatian midfield Mateo Kovacic is rumoured to be on the verge of a Premier League switch according to Insidefutbol.com. The 20-year-old is now linked with Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United as well as Spanish giants Real Madrid. Mateo Kovacic began his professional career with Dinamo Zagreb in his Croatia after moving as a youngster from LASK Linz of Austria. He …

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Chelsea – Mourinho “might have gone too far”

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Chelsea are dominating the Premier League this season, picking up an impressive 26 points out of a possible 30 since the campaign began. However after the 2-1 weekend win over QPR, manager José Mourinho took to criticising the Stamford Bridge support for being particularly quiet. The Daily Mirror now carry quote from Mourinho’s pre-match Champions League press conference where he admits: …

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