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Dan O'Mahony

Trying to find a use for the huge chunk of memory in my head taken up with sports has led me to Pundit Arena. My greatest interests are in football and rugby. I enjoyed a fruitless career in the latter which spanned the eras of the 4 point and 5 point tries although I can't remember scoring many of either. I love all sports with the possible exception of dressage.

Arsenal Close In On January Signings

Arsenal are being heavily linked with a January move for German duo Sami Khedira and Julian Draxler. The saga of Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira going to Arsenal must be getting tiresome for Gunners fans at this stage. The proposed move was one of the most talked about rumours over the summer, but deadline day came and went without any progress. Now …

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Dani Alves Could Sign For Manchester United

Barcelona full back Dani Alves has declared he will play in England next season and Manchester United are favourites to land the Brazilian. Dani Alves has decided that this will be his last season at Camp Nou and plans to ply his trade in the Premier League next season. The full-back had been linked with a move away this summer but has stayed on …

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Manchester United Consider Big Name Midfield Signing

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is considering a January move for Roma’s Kevin Strooman, with Real Madrid wantaway Sami Khedira another option. Louis van Gaal has been forthright in expressing his preference for Dutch players since taking the hot seat at Old Trafford, considering them to be the best value buys. He has already bagged compatriot Daley Blind and …

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Chelsea: Terry Defends Champions League Celebration

John Terry, the combative Chelsea centre half, has admitted his devastation at Chelsea’s failure to bag silverware last season and predicts brighter times ahead, he also defended his celebrations after the 2012 Champions League final. Chelsea stalwart John Terry has been speaking to the press in advance of this weekend’s game against Arsenal. In a wide ranging interview published in …

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Liverpool Striker Set For Huge Pay Rise

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge  is on the verge of committing his long-term future to the club and should receive a huge pay rise. England striker Sturridge has been a revelation since his arrival from Chelsea in January 2013, bagging 36 goals in 52 games in the famous red jersey and was sorely missed during Liverpool’s defeat to Basel in the Champions League …

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Liverpool Bad Boy Balotelli In Trouble Again

Mario Balotelli is in trouble again following his refusal to acknowledge the Liverpool fans after the Champions League loss to Basel. It seems Mario Balotelli has landed himself in hot water again, thanks to an ill-advised snub of the travelling Liverpool support after last night’s shambolic defeat in the Champions League. Manager Brendan Rodgers had asked his players to acknowledge the fans …

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Lineker: Manchester United Captain Is Not An All Time Great

With Wayne Rooney’s best years supposedly behind him former Three Lions legend Gary Lineker has cast judgement on the Manchester United man’s career. Former England striker and BBC TV personality Gary Lineker has been speaking to Talk Sport on Wayne Rooney’s footballing career. Rooney broke into the Everton team at just 16 years of age back in 2002 and announced his …

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Liverpool Urged To Sign Superstar

Liverpool are keen to sign German international Marco Reus who could be available next summer, writes Dan O’Mahony. The Star reports that Liverpool’s next mega signing could be German attacking midfielder Marco Reus. The Borussia Dortmund man is apparently disillusioned with life at the Bundesliga’s outfit, bemoaning the club’s lack of ambition. He is apparently unimpressed by the departure of key …

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Paul Pogba

Manchester City Target Superstar Midfielder

The scrap to land Juventus’ Paul Pogba is underway with Manchester City leading the race to sign the youngster ahead of Premier League rivals Manchester United and Chelsea. Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini is keen to land Juventus’ Paul Pogba who he has identified as the long term midfield replacement for Ivorian powerhouse Yaya Toure, according to The Sun. The …

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Everton

Chelsea May Move For Young Everton Superstar

Chelsea and Everton’s burgeoning special relationship could see hot prospect Ross Barkley move to Stamford Bridge but Manchester United could step in to snap up right back Seamus Coleman Chelsea and Everton have enjoyed a cordial relationship in the recent past with the Toffees benefiting from loan moves of Romelu Lukaku and Christian Atsu, with the former deal subsequently being made permanent. While …

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Ronaldo Going Back To Manchester United In Two Years

Spanish football pundit Guillem Balague has predicted that Cristiano Ronaldo’s much talked about move from Real Madrid back to Manchester United will eventually happen, but not for another two years. The speculation about Cristiano Ronaldo going back to Manchester United is unlikely to let up anytime soon with a comment from football correspondent Guillem Balague, whose musings can be heard on …

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joe hart, england, manchester city

Manchester City Star Unhappy At Being Left Out

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has vented his frustration at being rested by Manuel Pellegrini. Meanwhile, the Chilean has talked up his star striker Sergio Aguero in a press interview. Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is unhappy at being left out of Manchester City’s previous two games in favour of Willy Caballero. Caballeroi manned the sticks during the 7-0 drubbing of Sheffield Wednesday in the …

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On-Loan Chelsea Player Hits Out At Parent Club & Mourinho

Ryan Bertrand, the Chelsea player currently on loan at Southampton, has hit out at his parent club, accusing them of ‘dishonesty’. The Stamford Bridge outfit have an astonishing 26 players currently out on loan leading to concerns that they are hanging onto talented youngsters but not giving them opportunities. Bertrand himself has been loaned out 9 times to 7 different …

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Liverpool Linked With Napoli Playmaker

Rumours in the press today suggest that Liverpool may target Marek Hamsik,  Andre-Pierre Gignac and Demarai Gray in the January transfer window. With Liverpool failing to fire at the start of the season, the press are already speculating about Brendan Rodgers’ transfer targets for the January window. Napoli’s Marek Hamsik is one name that has been bandied about, with The Express reporting rumours …

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Arsenal Injury Woes Continue

Injuries to key players Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere has left Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger cursing his luck. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has more problems to contend with in the wake of Saturday’s 1-1 draw with north London rivals Tottenham at The Emirates which saw injuries to Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshire. Ramsey pulled a hamstring during the encounter which …

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Manchester City Want To Extend Lampard Loan Deal

Manchester City are hoping to extend the loan deal agreed between themselves and New York City Football Club to keep Frank Lampard until March rather than January as had been agreed between the sister clubs. Rumours have been circulating that Manchester City want to extend the loan period they have agreed for Frank Lampard from New York City Football Club until the Major League Soccer season …

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Van Persie Reveals Manchester United’s Soul Searching

Manchester United frontman Robin van Persie has been giving the press an insight into the team sit-down following their shock reversal at the hands of Leicester City. Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has revealed there was a lot of soul searching done in the United camp in the wake of their disastrous collapse against Leciester City. The Red Devils, …

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Arsenal Looking To Fix Troubles At The Back

With injuries to Mathieu Debuchy and Nacho Monreal  leaving Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger short at the back, the Frenchman may look to bring in Aston Villa’s Ron Vlaar in the January window to bolster his options. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is struggling to put an effective back four together in the wake of injuries to Mathieu Debuchy and Nacho Monreal. The …

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