WATCH – Sporting’s Nani mistakes ref for a team-mate

In a bizarre moment in yesterday’s Champions League match between Sporting Lisbon and Chelsea; on loan winger Nani blitzes down the wing on a Sporting counter attack before back-heeling the ball into the path of what he thought was a team-mate. Turns out it was the ref… See the video here… Sporting lost the game 1-0, thanks to a 34th …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesWATCH – Sporting’s Nani mistakes ref for a team-mate

Manchester United chasing another Sporting star

Manchester United and Louis Van Gaal are preparing for a late surge in the transfer market. Today’s latest speculation sees them linked with highly rated Portuguese and Sporting midfielder, William Carvalho. The Daily Mail have linked the 22-year-old with a move to Manchester United, following in the footsteps of former team-mate Marcos Rojo. United are also chasing Arturo Vidal, who has …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesManchester United chasing another Sporting star

Manchester United midfielder could join Nani at Sporting

Manchester United midfielder, Anderson has been tipped for a surprise move which would see him link up with former United team-mate Nani. The Express have suggested that Sporting are ready to issue a £5.5m bid for the Brazilian, who like Nani, has struggled to adapt to life at Old Trafford since his arrival. The money from the Rojo deal as well …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesManchester United midfielder could join Nani at Sporting

United closing in on Rojo as Nani leaves

Manchester United’s deal to sign Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo is moving ever closer as it has been reported that United and Sporting have made an agreement on the deal. Sporting have reported that the deal is worth £16m after it appeared in the stock exchange in Portugal. Manchester United have also confirmed this fee, as BBC Sport announced. However, as part …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesUnited closing in on Rojo as Nani leaves

Rojo – “It feels like a dream to be a Manchester United player”

Manchester United target and Sporting defender, Marcus Rojo has given the biggest indication yet that he is soon to be a Manchester United player after quoting on Argentinian radio; “It feels like a dream, to be a Manchester United player. Leaving Sporting wasn’t easy. I have always liked English football, I’ll have to adapt quickly to the playing style.” However, despite …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesRojo – “It feels like a dream to be a Manchester United player”

Tottenham ready to snap up English defender

Tottenham are closing in on their third signing of the transfer window. Spurs have already lured in Swansea duo Michel Vorm and Ben Davies and they now look set to add Eric Dier to their collection. The England U-21 has rejected a new contract at Sporting Lisbon has he edges closer to a move to Tottenham. According to the Telegraph, Dier …

Read more | Comments (0)

Oliver BainesTottenham ready to snap up English defender