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Manchester United ‘Almost Certain’ To Make Two Huge Forward Signings

Manchester United could be close to signing both Fernando Llorente and Edinson Cavani following weeks of speculation around United signing a striker.  Louis van Gaal previously hinted that he may be signing a frontman before claiming that these reports were untrue. However, now he could be in line to sign two strikers to back up main man, Wayne Rooney. The Daily Express cite …

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Pep Guardiola To Take Over At Manchester City Next Season

Manchester City look to be continuing their love affair with the Barcelona philosophy, albeit with a slight detour via Munich.  After having already recruited a former Barca sporting director as well as the Catalan club’s vice president in charge of economic affairs, City are said to be continuing that trend by employing Barca’s ex-coach, Pep Guardiola. BeIN Sports have today …

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Ander Herrera & Juan Mata Give Bromance-Filled Interview To MUFC TV

The bromance is strong with this one. Ander Herrera and Juan Mata sit down for a chat with Manchester United’s official TV channel. It’s pretty clear that interviewing footballers as a pair seems to work far better than on their own. Anyone whose ever seen Arsenal’s official channel will notice they always try to team the players up and Manchester …

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Liverpool Striker Offered Up To Two Premier League Rivals

Reports emerging today claim that Liverpool are ready to offer up striker Fabio Borini to Aston Villa and Leicester following three years of little or no action.  The Sun on Sunday write today that Villa or the Foxes could keep the Italian in the Premier League. Such a move would come after the 24-year-old struggled to make any impression at …

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Chelsea’s Hazard Took Painkillers Last Season Because He Was Kicked So Much

Chelsea’s Eden Hazard has revealed that some of his opponent’s heavy-handedness caused him to take anti-inflammatories after certain matches last term.  The ex-Lille man was the Premier League’s most fouled player last season, being bundled over 113 times. To put this in perspective, Raheem Sterling was the second most fouled player at 94. Hazard is one of the greatest drillers …

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Ibrahimovic Welcomes Di Maria Ahead Of Impending Arrival From Manchester United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has gone some way to confirming what now looks like a foregone conclusion by publicly welcoming Manchester United record signing Angel Di Maria to PSG. Speaking after the Parisian’s penalty shootout loss to Chelsea last night, the Sweden international is quoted  by Eurosport as saying: “Welcome to him [Di Maria]. He will bring his qualities and is a good player. …

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WHAT A GOAL! Did Mexes Just Do That?!

AC Milan’s Philippe Mexes has probably just scored the goal of any pre-season, let alone this one. We’ve seen some great finishes from the likes of Jordon Ibe, Karim Benzema and Kaka, but the French defender’s simply exquisite finish from outside the box has simply blown us away. Playing in an International Champions Cup against bitter rivals Inter, Mexes readied …

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The Murky Truth Behind The 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Draw

At the preliminary draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification later on today in St. Petersburg, we can expect the typical razzmatazz that accompanies such a high-profile affair. Yet the rehearsed smiles and excitement of FIFA president Sepp Blatter must be taken with a pinch of salt, as the FIFA juggernaut seems to be crashing and burning in front …

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