Capital One Cup Semi-Final ties decided!

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Liverpool, Chelsea, Sheffield United and Tottenham Hotspur are the four clubs who will be making up the Capital One Cup Semi-Finals when they take place in January. The two legged fixtures could see League One club Sheffield United reach a major Wembley final against either Liverpool or Chelsea. On Tuesday evening, Derby hosted Chelsea as the Championship high flyers took …

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QPR – Taarabt drama finally coming to an end?

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QPR’s long running issues with midfielder Adel Taarabt could be coming to an end in January. That is according to TalkSport who think Serie A club Atalanta want Taarabt. 25-year-old Adel Taarabt spectacularly fell out with manager Harry Redknapp who accused him of being a few stone overweight. Taarabt then went to a national newspaper taking his top off to …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Jackson Martinez a major target

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Tottenham Hotspur are thought to be desperate to take Europe wide target Jackson Martinez in January and are willing to sell Emmanuel Adebayor and Roberto Soldado to make it happen. The Daily Express believe they will be forced to pay around £40m for Martinez’s services. Jackson Martinez is a Colombian born striker who began his career with Independiente Medellin in …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor back but not for long!

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Tottenham Hotspur’s troubled striker Emmanuel Adebayor has returned from compassionate leave but according to the Daily Mirror he is set to leave the club in the January transfer window. Emmanuel Adebayor tops the list of players that Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino wants to get rid of as soon as possible, particularly because of his £100,000-per-week wages. However, the issue is …

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Manchester United – Gareth Bale rumours won’t disappear

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The most expensive move in the history of the sport of football happened last summer when winger Gareth Bale joined Spanish giants Real Madrid for a reported £100m. Now though, the Daily Star are one of a number of media outlets continuing to report that the Welsh wizard could be set to leave Santiago Bernabeu. Manchester United have been heavily …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor given ‘leave’ by Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has certainly been mixed, Mauricio Pochettino already coming under pressure despite only being appointed in the summer. Now BBC Sport report how striker Emmanuel Adebayor have been given leave for “personal reasons” adding to Spurs’ front line issues. Emmanuel Adebayor has received criticism this season for his apparent lack of effort. He then openly berated the Tottenham …

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QPR – Redknapp to raid the MLS for loan deals?

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QPR fans will be having mixed feelings as to how their Premier League campaign has gone so far. The beginning of the season saw them and Burnley fighting it out for the bottom position of the table but now QPR’s victory over Burnley on Saturday has lifted them out of the relegation zone to 17th with 14 points from 15 …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Spurs set for January mega spend!

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season has not exactly gone to plan so far. On Saturday they could only muster a 0-0 bore draw with Crystal Palace as they sought to recover from their 3-0 midweek decimation by Premier League leaders Chelsea. Now, according to the Daily Mirror, Spurs are set to spend big in January to improve their stumbling squad. Manager Mauricio …

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Leicester City want Jermaine Defoe in January

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Leicester City’s tough start to life back in the Premier League got a little bit tougher this week when manager Nigel Pearson ignited a row between himself and a fan. However life much go on for The Foxes and according to the Leicester Mercury Jermaine Defoe is being targeted in January. Leonardo Ulloa joined from Brighton and Hove Albion in …

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Who is first in the Christmas sack race? Which managers are under threat?

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This Premier League campaign is unlike most others because thus far, no top flight manager has received the sack. However the Christmas period is the traditional time when managers get the boot and clubs seek new direction or a turn around in fortunes. Santa will be bringing children presents across the UK come 25 December but will he be bringing …

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Tottenham update – Eriksen lined up by PSG?

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Tottenham Hotspur fans have endured a difficult start to the Premier League season, seeing their side beaten 3-0 by table toppers Chelsea last night. One shining light has been the performances of Christian Eriksen who had been in fine form but does that mean he is set to leave White Hart Lane? Christian Eriksen began his professional career with the …

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Tottenham update – Paulinho to be sold in January?

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Reports have emerged today that Tottenham Hotspur are ready to sell midfielder Paulinho in the upcoming January transfer window. According to the Daily Mirror, his former club Corinthians are leading the race for the 26-year-old. At just 26 Paulinho has already played for a number of clubs including FC Vilnius, LKS Lodz, Pao de Acucar, Bragantino and Corinthians. It was …

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Arsenal – Spurs defender lined up? Surely not?

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Arsenal have had obvious problems at the back this this season as injuries and the failure to add another defender in the summer have become costly. Arsene Wenger has spoken about the need to buy in January but surely not from rivals Tottenham Hotspur? The Daily Express believe Arsenal could be tempted to try and secure defender Vlad Chiriches on …

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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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Manchester United – Vertonghen bid primed?

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Manchester United are set to alleviate their defensive crisis with a bid for Tottenham Hotspur’s Jan Vertonghen. That is according to the Daily Mirror who state how unhappy the Belgian is at White Hart Lane. Jan Vertonghen, 27-years-old, joined Tottenham in July 2012 after a battle with North London rivals Arsenal for his signature. He was vital in his first …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Adebayor won’t leave Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur’s start to the Premier League campaign has been, to put it simply, woeful. Spurs lie 12th in the table after their opening 11 fixtures, picking up a measly 14 points. Part of that failure so far has been down to the strikers who represent Tottenham, Emmanuel Adebayor taking a lot of the criticism. Former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino …

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Xherdan Shaqiri to Liverpool, Chelsea or Tottenham?

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Bayern Munich’s 5ft 6 1/2in winger Xherdan Shaqiri has been linked to the Premier League heavily over the past few months and now it is understood by the Daily Star that either Chelsea, Liverpool or Tottenham Hotspur are his potential destinations in January. Shaqiri joined FC Basel in 2001 and worked through the Swiss club’s youth academy before reaching the …

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Tottenham Hotspur – Pochettino hunting Colombian striker

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season hasn’t exactly gone to plan so far, the North Londoners lying in 12th in the Premier League with just 14 points from their first 11 games. The Daily Mirror report that the lack of goals could be filled by Colombian striker Teofilo Gutierrez who currently plays in South America. Gutierrez is 29-years-old and began his career at Barranquilla …

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Tottenham update – Daniel Levy ready for change upstairs?

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When Mauricio Pochettino was appointed Tottenham Hotspur boss over the summer, I for one thought this could be a massive decision by Spurs. Despite failing to establish himself in Spain, Pochettino had taken over at Southampton and rocketed them to one of the best sides in the country outside the top 4. However, after 11 Premier League fixtures the club …

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Tottenham update – Delph a cheap January target?

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Tottenham Hotspur’s season so far has somewhat fallen apart. Despite good Europa League performances, the Premier League table places them in 12th with just 14 points from their first 11 matches. Yesterday we asked if the club were in crisis and Tottenham fans seem to believe they need signings in the January transfer window. Fabian Delph is 24-years-old but in …

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