Champions League preview: featuring Man City, Chelsea and Barcelona

The Champions League is back this week! As ever the biggest club competition in the world throws up some fantastic ties and tonight is no different with Barcelona, PSG, Chelsea, Manchester City and Bayern Munich all in action. There are 8 games on offer and all will be incredibly important as match-day 2 sees 3 more vital points on offer. Here is …

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Gareth ThomasChampions League preview: featuring Man City, Chelsea and Barcelona

Balotelli not world class yet – Liverpool’s Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers has admitted that his £16m signing Mario Balotelli is not yet world class like they player they sold to Barcelona, Luis Suarez. ITV Sport carry the quotes from Rodgers who also says when Suarez arrived in Liverpool, he neither was world class. Mario Balotelli started his career at small Italian club Lumezzane before moving to Serie A giants Inter …

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Gareth ThomasBalotelli not world class yet – Liverpool’s Rodgers

Arsene Wenger critical of Frank Lampard loan move

Arsene Wenger has blasted Manchester City and Frank Lampard for the loan move that saw him return to the Premier League following his Chelsea departure. The Daily Mirror report how Wenger has questioned the legality of the move. Frank Lampard left Chelsea after 13 years at the club where he became the Blues’ all-time goalscorer and won 3 Premier League trophies, 4 …

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Gareth ThomasArsene Wenger critical of Frank Lampard loan move

Could Lampard stay with Manchester City beyond January?

Could Frank Lampard be set to prolong his stay at the Etihad? Speaking to BBC Sport, the former England midfielder said, “I’m signed here until January, so that’s all I can say at the minute,” said ex-Chelsea player Lampard.” An argument has been proposed to Lampard that he does not need to return to the USA for pre-season training as he …

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Oliver BainesCould Lampard stay with Manchester City beyond January?

Capital One Cup review: featuring Man City, Chelsea and Newcastle

The second day of fixtures took place last night in the Capital One Cup third round that saw Manchester City hosted Sheffield Wednesday, Chelsea welcomed Bolton Wanderers, Championship side Nottingham Forest travelled to Tottenham Hotspur whilst struggling Newcastle United took on equally struggling Crystal Palace. Here is Brandish’s round up of the second half of Third Round fixtures in the …

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Gareth ThomasCapital One Cup review: featuring Man City, Chelsea and Newcastle

Capital One Cup: Arsenal out, Liverpool victorious & more clashes to come!

Last night saw the Third Round of the Capital One Cup take place across the country with a number of high profile clashes and a few upsets too! Liverpool faced Middlesborough at Anfield, Arsenal hosted Southampton, Everton travelled to Swansea whilst Fulham and Cardiff continued their manager-less periods. Here is the best of last night’s action with a quick look …

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Gareth ThomasCapital One Cup: Arsenal out, Liverpool victorious & more clashes to come!

Man City still sweating on James Milner contract

Manchester City’s James Milner won the Man of the Match award against Chelsea on Sunday after a fantastic display. Now the Daily Mirror report that Milner is still reiterating he needs game time assurances before he signs a new contract. The 28-year-old midfielder has a contract at Man City until the end of the season but despite a recent run in …

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Gareth ThomasMan City still sweating on James Milner contract

Joe Hart poised to move to Liverpool?

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is speculated to be leaving the Etihad after revealing he has yet to be offered a new contract. The England number one goalkeeper is keen to continue in the Premier League and Liverpool have emereged as potential suitors to take on the 27-year-old. The Metro reported, “Anything about a new contract is news to me,” Hart said. …

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Oliver BainesJoe Hart poised to move to Liverpool?
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Super Frankie Lampard

Frank Lampard was overcome with mixed emotions as he guided home Manchester City’s late equaliser against his former side whom he is considered a legend, Chelsea. As the retired England midfielder entered the fray in the 78th minute, he was welcomed to an overwhelming scene in which both supporters vocalised their appreciation for one of the Premier Leagues greatest. A …

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Oliver BainesSuper Frankie Lampard

Premier League preview: featuring Man City v Chelsea

The Premier League is back following our midweek action in the Champions League and Europa League. Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from a resounding defeat in Germany to Borussia Dortmund as they face Aston Villa away, Saturday may be Alan Pardew’s last game in charge of Newcastle as they take on Hull City, Leicester host Manchester United whilst …

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Gareth ThomasPremier League preview: featuring Man City v Chelsea

Yaya Toure told to prove Manchester City worth

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure was vital last season as he netted 20 Premier League goals in 35 appearances. However, following a summer of speculation about his future, the midfielder is now being told to prove his worth to the North-West club. Former Manchester City midfielder, Niall Quinn, who played over 200 league games for the club, has told TalkSport that Toure …

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Gareth ThomasYaya Toure told to prove Manchester City worth

Arsenal and Liverpool tracking Spanish superstar

Premier League duo, Arsenal and Liverpool are reportedly tracking Spanish superstar Isco. The Real Madrid play-maker has found it tough to break into the Spanish sides midfield with the amount of world class talent they have on show. Isco himself is a class act, a player who can change a game in just a few moments. Blessed with pace, flair …

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Oliver BainesArsenal and Liverpool tracking Spanish superstar

Champions League review: featuring Chelsea & Manchester City

The second day of Champions League action took part last night with Bayern Munich hosting Premier League champions Manchester City, Chelsea taking on the visiting Germans of Schalke, PSG travelling to Dutch giants Ajax whilst Barcelona welcomed Cypriots Apoel Nicosia. There were goals galore across Europe and plenty of drama so here is Brandish’s review of Wednesday night’s Champions League …

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Gareth ThomasChampions League review: featuring Chelsea & Manchester City

Champions League preview: featuring Chelsea and Manchester City

  Last night the Champions League of 2014/15 kicked off in style with Premier League clubs Liverpool and Arsenal in action. Tonight though, we have plenty more fixtures to look forward to as Manchester City travel to 2013 winners Bayern Munich, Chelsea host German side Schalke and Barcelona get ready for the visit of Cypriot team Apoel Nicosia. Here is …

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Gareth ThomasChampions League preview: featuring Chelsea and Manchester City

Manchester City begin hunt for Southampton pair

Manchester City are beginning to look at Southampton pair Jay Rodriguez and James Ward-Prowse as potential James Milner replacements. The Daily Star believe this is the case because 28-year-old Milner is stalling on a new contract. James Milner is valued by Manchester City at around £15m but an club will feel confident they could get him for a significantly reduced …

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Gareth ThomasManchester City begin hunt for Southampton pair

Former Chelsea, Arsenal & Liverpool star moves to India

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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Gareth ThomasFormer Chelsea, Arsenal & Liverpool star moves to India

“There will be a moment where I cannot score” – Diego Costa

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has taken no time at all to settle in the Premier League. The Spanish striker has bagged 7 goals in just 4 games already for the Blues. Costa got himself a hat-trick against Swansea on Saturday and the plaudits are all going to Costa. The question being, can he keep up this sensational form? However, it …

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Oliver Baines“There will be a moment where I cannot score” – Diego Costa

Arsenal defender suffers long term injury

Arsenal defender, Mathieu Debuchy suffered an ankle injury in his sides 2-2 draw at home to Manchester City on Saturday. The French right back who joined Arsenal in the summer from Newcastle looks set to be out of action for a lengthy period. Debuchy was pictured with an oxygen mask has he was stretchered off in the closing minutes of …

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Oliver BainesArsenal defender suffers long term injury

Weekend Premier League preview: Featuring Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City

  The Premier League returns this weekend after the international break and we have some massive clashes to look forward to! Questions will be asked about the fitness of some players following long distance travelling or injuries picked up for their country, we also have a number of debuts to watch out for. Here is Brandish.tv’s preview to the top …

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Gareth ThomasWeekend Premier League preview: Featuring Chelsea, Arsenal and Man City

Ramsey injured on Wales duty

Arsenal midfield and key player, Aaron Ramsey has picked up an awkward ankle injury whilst on international duty with Wales. There had been much dispute over the conditions of Andorra’s 3G pitch. Gareth Bale had said it was “the worst pitch I’ve ever played on” and it appears it may have been the cause of Ramsey’s knock. Wales manager Chris …

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Oliver BainesRamsey injured on Wales duty