Home Football (page 872)

Football

Report: Inter Are Considering Move For Liverpool Midfielder

Giannelli Imbula’s strong link to Porto may see the Nerazzurri target a fan favourite. According to football-italia.net, Marseille’s French midfielder is on his way to Portugal; snubbing the Italian outfit’s interest in him. Inter have therefore turned their attention to Liverpool’s Lucas Leiva. Quoting Tuttosport, Porto offered Marseille €23 million – compared to Inter’s €20m offer. While Liverpool would be loathe to sell an undervalued player, …

Read More »

Barcelona Are Clear Favourites To Sign Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba

Barcelona presidental candidate Joan Laporta could turn out to be the Kingmaker. Two different sources today suggest that Barcelona’s interest in Juventus’ Paul Pogba could soon come to fruition. The midfield dynamo’s agent Mino Raiola has good relations with Laporta according to Sky Sports. Laporta is quoted as saying: “We feel that the key to a potential signing of Pogba is Mino …

Read More »

Done Deal? Sky Suspend Betting On Latest Manchester United Transfer

News broke late last week that Manchester United were close to completing the signing of Southampton star Morgan Schneiderlin. Today, Sky have suspended betting with all signs now pointing to an already done deal.  Silly season is currently in full throttle but one story that does not seem to be in the slightest bit silly is Schneiderlin to Manchester United. …

Read More »

Last 8 Of Women’s World Cup Has Set Up Exciting Semi-Finals

Last week, the last 16 round brought exciting fixtures, goals and events in the Women’s World Cup and gave the competition plenty of exposure. The competition succeeded again by becoming even more exciting in the quarter finals as there was a penalty shoot-out, a surprise result and a showcase of great talent. Best of all, the quarter finals have set …

Read More »

Are Liverpool That Short of Money

After Spending over £30 million are Liverpool getting short on cash After shelling out on Firmino and closing in on Nathaniel Clyne, two of Liverpool’s players have been spotted working in the club’s shop. And before you ask, it was not Mario Balotelli and Fabio Borini. In a video posted on the club’s You Tube channel, Jordan Henderson and Lucas …

Read More »

Does This Bad News Mean A Morgan Schneiderlin Deal Is Likely?

Despite being heavily linked with Manchester United at the end of the season, it doesn’t look like Ikay Gundogan is going anywhere. ENTSCHIEDEN: Ilkay Gündogan verlängert Vertrag beim BVB. Alle Hintergründe in @BILDamSONNTAGhttp://t.co/GWnGXOmJadpic.twitter.com/SDbR3a1MIP — BILD am SONNTAG (@BILDamSONNTAG) June 27, 2015 For anyone who doesn’t understand German, like us, Gundogan has decided to extend his stay with Dortmund. This was …

Read More »

Shels Defeat Harps In Tolka Thriller

Shelbourne came away from a dramatic affair at Tolka Park with all three points after a 3-2 win against promotion rivals Finn Harps. The game was topsy turvy and had the fans out of their seats on more than one occasion, mostly due to the actions of the referee. The home side started brightly in the game with some well …

Read More »

League Of Ireland Preview – Who To Back In A Big LOI Weekend

It’s back to business for the League of Ireland, following an exciting Monday for those in European action with the Irish sides being handed some tough draws. But all eye’s are firmly back on the domestic prize ahead of this Friday’s action. Perhaps the break suited leaders Dundalk perfectly, as they entered June with some patchy form, to allow the …

Read More »

VIDEO: Hulk Smash Goalkeeper Through The Net

The Zenit St Petersburg’s striker has got a hell of a shot on him. Here’s the beastly Brazilian showing off his silky skills before sending his own goalkeeper through the net. It’s follows this 19th century inspired picture of the squad and manager Andre Villas-Boas which, with the video above, showcases the impressive campaign from the Zenit PR crew.

Read More »

Jamie Carragher Forced To Wear A Manchester United Shirt After Losing Bet With Gary Neville

Jamie Carragher is in a spot of bother after making a ridiculous bet with Gary Neville regarding the potential of Spurs midfielder, Paulinho. Paulinho is currently set to leave the Premier League for Guangzhou Evergrande who play in the Chinese super league. Much ado about nothing considering the impact the Brazilian made in the Premier League…however, it’s a little more …

Read More »

Gonzalo Jara Has A History Of Being Touchy Feely

Though it appears that he’ll finally be getting his comeuppance… Chilean defender Gonzalo Jara has courted widespread controversy for his deplorable actions against Uruguay’s Edinson Cavani in their recent Copa America quarter-final, which Chile won 1-0. It seems as though Jara will no longer have any participation in the tournament. Huge blow: Gonzalo Jara suspended for remainder of Copa América after altercation …

Read More »