Man United, Chelsea & Arsenal all want Khedira

There is set to be a Premier League battle for the signature of Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira according to the Daily Star. The 27-year-old is out of contract with the Spanish giants next summer and now it becomes a question of who can offer him the best deal. Sami Khedira joined Real Madrid from his hometown club Stuttgart in …

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Gareth ThomasMan United, Chelsea & Arsenal all want Khedira

Injured Gareth Bale to miss Liverpool & Barcelona

Real Madrid have been dealt a heavy blow this week as Welshman Gareth Bale is ruled out for the Liverpool Champions League tie on Wednesday. Sky Sports also report that he could be set to miss next weekend’s El Clasico showdown with Barcelona too. Gareth Bale, 25-years-0ld, joined Real Madrid last summer from Tottenham Hotspur for a world record fee …

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Gareth ThomasInjured Gareth Bale to miss Liverpool & Barcelona

Manchester United – Vidal subject to big bidding war

Manchester United’s ploy to sign Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal has been dealt a blow as the Italian giants look to cash in on a bidding war. The Daily Express understand that the price being asked is now upwards on £48m for the 27-year-old. Manchester United and Louis Van Gaal spent most of the summer trying to convince Juventus’ Arturo Vidal to …

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Gareth ThomasManchester United – Vidal subject to big bidding war

Chelsea update – Khedira set for Blues transfer? Arsenal to miss out?

Chelsea are set to beat rivals Arsenal to the signing of Sami Khedira according to the London Evening Standard. Jose Mourinho is ready to snatch Arsene Wenger’s prime target on a pre-contract for a summer switch. The 27-year-old defensive midfielder’s contract is set to expire with Spanish giants Real Madrid at the end of the season and with Carlo Ancelotti …

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Gareth ThomasChelsea update – Khedira set for Blues transfer? Arsenal to miss out?

Chelsea update – Cech ready to leave Stamford Bridge?

Chelsea fans have been expecting news on Petr Cech’s future at the club ever since the Czech Republic international lost his place to Thibaut Courtois. The London Evening Standard report that Spanish giants Real Madrid are now waiting to pounce for the goalkeeping legend. Petr Cech is 32-years-old and joined Chelsea in the summer of 2004 from French club Rennes. He …

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Gareth ThomasChelsea update – Cech ready to leave Stamford Bridge?

Wales set for major Cyprus Euro 2016 showdown

Wales are in action again tonight following an impressive 0-0 home draw with Bosnia & Herzegovina on Friday night. The Welsh though do have injuries to worry about with Jonny Williams adding to the list that now numbers 11 players who would otherwise be in the squad. Chris Coleman told the media his side is down to the “bare bones” …

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Gareth ThomasWales set for major Cyprus Euro 2016 showdown

Wales prepare for key qualifier despite injuries

Chris Coleman’s Wales side will head out against Bosnia and Herzegovina tonight in one of the most anticipated games in the countries recent history. Over 31,000 fans are expected at Cardiff City Stadium but the national team have been dealt a number of injury blows before the tie. The lack of Arsenal’s impressive midfielder Aaron Ramsey is no doubt the …

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Gareth ThomasWales prepare for key qualifier despite injuries

Cristiano Ronaldo will NOT join Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo’s future has been plagued with questions over the past few weeks as speculation grows that he may return to Manchester United. His phenomenally rich and successful agent, Jorge Mendes, told Spanish TV show Elpartidodelas12 that his career would end at Real Madrid. Jorge Mendes is not usually found taking part in media interviews but he broke the sensational news …

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Gareth ThomasCristiano Ronaldo will NOT join Manchester United

Liverpool update – Iker Casillas or Victor Valdes? Dani Alves to Anfield?

Liverpool have until Sunday 19 October to sort themselves out on the training ground and unite behind manager Brendan Rodgers before they begin a tough run of fixtures. QPR away will be targeted as a must win Premier League game but then come current Champions League holders Real Madrid at Anfield. That will be seen as something they must get points …

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Gareth ThomasLiverpool update – Iker Casillas or Victor Valdes? Dani Alves to Anfield?

Arsenal update – Khedira rumours persist and Giovinco also linked to Gunners

Arsene Wenger will perhaps head into the international break with the thoughts that September was somewhat a wasted month in North-London. The Gunners picked up 1 Premier League victory and 2 draws in what was a tough set of fixtures but his side were also pummeled in the Champions League by Borussia Dortmund and then dumped out of the League …

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Gareth ThomasArsenal update – Khedira rumours persist and Giovinco also linked to Gunners

Liverpool update – Contract questions remain, Plus Liverpool’s season won’t get any easier

Liverpool haven’t exactly had the start to the season many hoped for. After investments in players that totaled over £100m the club as fallen to 9th in the Premier League after 7 matches, picking up just 10 points from a possible 21. The Reds though were handed a massive boost when talisman striker Daniel Sturridge signed a new long-term contract …

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Gareth ThomasLiverpool update – Contract questions remain, Plus Liverpool’s season won’t get any easier

Raheem Sterling stalls on new Liverpool contract

Liverpool fans are perhaps beginning to fear as the Daily Star report that talisman Raheem Sterling is stalling over a new contract. This is apparently because Spanish giants Real Madrid are on the hunt of the youngster. 19-year-old Raheem Sterling is currently on £30,000-per-week at Anfield with two years left on his current contract but despite the club offering him …

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Gareth ThomasRaheem Sterling stalls on new Liverpool contract

Kaka makes his return to the Brazil national squad

32-year-old midfielder Ricardo Kaka has returned to the Brazil national squad after missing a number of cuts, including the 2014 World Cup. ESPN have reported that new manager Dunga has been impressed with Kaka’s form on loan at São Paulo. The last time Kaka represented his country was March 2013 and was understandably dismayed to miss the Brazilian hosted World Cup …

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Gareth ThomasKaka makes his return to the Brazil national squad

Champions League preview: featuring Liverpool, Arsenal & Juventus

Last night saw some fascinating action in the Champions League as Barcelona lost 3-2 away to PSG in a superb game in France, Chelsea defeated Portuguese side Sporting CP 1-0 away, Man City were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Roma and Bayern Munich were victorious in Russia against CSKA Moscow. Tonight sees a second night of ties …

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Gareth ThomasChampions League preview: featuring Liverpool, Arsenal & Juventus

Sami Khedira still linked with Premier League switch

Speculation was rife throughout the summer that Real Madrid’s German midfielder, Sami Khedira, could be on his way to the Premier League. The Daily Star report that Liverpool or Arsenal could both take him on a free in the summer of 2015 instead. Sami Khedira is in the last year of his contract with the Spanish giants and Carlo Ancelotti has …

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Gareth ThomasSami Khedira still linked with Premier League switch

Ronaldo to return to Manchester United in January?

Is Cristiano Ronaldo set to make a return to Manchester United in January? No, that is the answer according to Sky Sports Spanish football expert, Guillem Balague. The Spaniard said, “It is quite clear that Manchester United are letting all this continue because they are interested in Cristiano Ronaldo.” “Cristiano Ronaldo dreams and would like to go back to Manchester United. It’s …

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Oliver BainesRonaldo to return to Manchester United in January?

Real Madrid ahead of Man United in race for Reus

Marco Reus is one of the hottest properties in world football with Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal all heavily linked to the German. However, Marca and TalkSport believe that Real Madrid are ahead in the race to take him to La Liga instead of the Premier League. Marco Reus has been joined current club Borussia Dortmund in January 2012 for €17.1m …

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Gareth ThomasReal Madrid ahead of Man United in race for Reus

Is Russell Slade the right man for Cardiff City?

  It is days like today I am very thankful I get paid to write about football. With Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade on the verge of taking over the Cardiff City hot-seat following his resignation request last night. However, before the man is even appointed the insults have already begun. I have been a Cardiff City season ticket holder …

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Gareth ThomasIs Russell Slade the right man for Cardiff City?

Watch Luis Suarez bag a brace for Barcelona B

Luis Suarez found the back of the net twice after turning out for Barcelona B team in their 6-0 romp of Indonesia’s U19 selext XI. You can watch Suarez’s goals here as he looked in fine form for his new club. The Uruguayan scored a curling effort into the top corner before running through on goal and slipping his left foot …

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Oliver BainesWatch Luis Suarez bag a brace for Barcelona B

Real Madrid lining up bid for Liverpool superstar

Spanish giants, Real Madrid are said to be lining up an audacious bid to sign Liverpool superstar, Raheem Sterling according to reports from the Mirror. The young English teenager has set the Premier League alight since making his bow for Liverpool. The pacey winger has since turned heads after some scintillating performances for club and country. Still only 19-years-old, Real Madrid …

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Oliver BainesReal Madrid lining up bid for Liverpool superstar