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Liverpool Have Just Made An €18m Bid For Inter Milan Midfielder

Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport have just published a story suggesting Liverpool have bid for Inter man, Mateo Kovacic. Acccording to the paper, this was Brendan Rodgers second bid for the young Croatian international. Bidding just €18m however, Inter Milan rejected and are instead holding out for a €25m fee. The midfielder was signed for €16m in 2013, arriving to Inter …

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Pants & Penalty Decisions: Top 10 Manager Quotes From 2014/15

Pants and penalty decisions are all discussed in Sky Sports’ brilliant top 10 football manager quotes from the 2014/15 season.  This year has see many a media storm, once more, due to managers voicing their opinions on contentious topics. It’s not just issues which have gotten managers in a huff that feature however, Sky have also included some moments of hilarity such as Burnley’s ‘title …

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Former Manchester United Chief Executive Threatens FIFA Resignation If Blatter Is Re-Elected

Depending on the outcome of tomorrow’s FIFA Presidential election, David Gill may resign his seat in football’s governing body. According to Richard Conway of the BBC, Gill will resign as Britain’s representative on the FIFA executive committee if Sepp Blatter is re-elected as president on Friday.   David Gill interview across BBC soon. “Seismic” events require Blatter to quit and why he’ll resign …

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Real Madrid Target Becomes Available

Rafael Benitez has officially confirmed that he will be leaving Italian side Napoli. According to Diario AS (via as.com) a Spanish daily sports newspaper, Benitez announced he will leave the club at the end of the season. OFFICIAL: Rafa Benitez has confirmed he will leave Napoli. — AS English (@English_AS) May 28, 2015 Speculation surrounding Benitez’s future and his links with the …

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FIFA: Fake, Imperious, Fraud, Avarice

What a surprise! Seven head officials from FIFA have been arrested on corruption charges, major sponsors threatening to pull the plug on sponsorship, everybody calling for Blatter to step aside and not a word from the man himself. FIFA and rumours of corruption have been going hand in hand for years like Hans Solo and Chewbacca.  The officials arrested in …

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Manchester United Have Made A ‘Concrete Request’ Into Transfer Of Bayern Defender

German football magazine Kicker are reporting that Manchester United have entered into discussions with Bayern Munich regarding the potential signing of their Brazilian defender Dante. Last week, rumours were rife that Bayern old boy, Bastian Schweinsteiger could be on his way to Old Trafford but today, it seems United have another man in mind. Bayern have also been linked with the …

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Roy Keane Has Been ‘Approached’ To Take Over Premier League Club

According to Welsh Journalist, Tim Pearson, former Manchester United enforcer Roy Keane has been approached regarding the vacant managerial role at Newcastle United. Newcastle United are interested in speaking to Roy Keane regarding their managerial position. More to follow. #NUFC — Tim Pearson (@TimPearsonMedia) May 27, 2015 Pearson reported the news this afternoon and followed up by stating that the …

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Channel Hoppers – The Definitive Ligue 1 To Premier League XI

After giving us ‘The Eredivisie To Premier League XI – The Good, The Bad & The Afonso Alves’ Tom O’Connor is back. This time it’s the definitive guide to the best XI of what has been a copious amount of talent that’s made the move across the channel. Goalkeeper Nominations here are World Cup winner and European Champion Fabien Barthez (Monaco …

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Premier League Heroes: Eden Hazard

The current PFA Player of the Year and the star in the Jose Mourinho’s current title winning side, Eden Hazard is one of the most exciting prospects in the Premier League. The attacking midfielder is part of the young and talented Belgian international team and is seen as the most exciting prospect in a Chelsea side who have been criticised for …

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Bankers & Bonkers: Betting Preview for the Europa League Final

Dnipro and Sevilla go head to head tonight at the National Stadium, Warsaw for the Europa League title. While commonly viewed as the poor sibling of Europe’s biggest competition, winning the Europa League now entails a Champions League group-stage place. Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk of Ukraine are the surprise package of the tournament, beating the likes of Olympiakos, Ajax and the much fancied Napoli on their way …

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Why Liverpool Should Move For Mario Mandzukic This Summer Or Risk Becoming A Mid Table Side

Sarah Fitzpatrick discusses why Liverpool should shell out for some big names this summer.  The 14/15 season was one to forget for Liverpool fans as they watched their side struggle to score goals and go from a promising young side to completely mediocre. Liverpool need to stop signing young players with potential but no experience or accomplishments and instead put …

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Steven Gerrard Leads Liverpool Squad In Yaya/Kolo Toure Chant

Is this the most passionate Liverpool performance of the season? That joke was too easy, far too easy. Like shooting fish in a barrel. We almsot feel bad about it, almost anyway. Reckon their assed about stoke then? pic.twitter.com/IHluZyMfqW — Luke Quarton (@lukequarton) May 27, 2015 So, so far we don’t really have any context as to what the hell …

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Van Gaal Makes No Case For The Defence

Manchester United

As the Premier league season drew to a close last Sunday, many clubs will now be drawn to evaluate their seasons leaving many managers scheming to achieve loftier targets next year. A club that has confounded players and pundits alike throughout the season just past are Manchester United. Not because they’ve played particularly well, but because for the majority of …

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The Key Things You Need To Know About The FIFA Arrests

This morning several FIFA officials were arrested in Zurich by Swiss authorities who also opened criminal proceedings relating to the awarding of the upcoming World Cups in Russia and Qatar. Officers carried out  an early morning raid on the Baur au Lac hotel in Zurich (a five star facility) and arrested a number of FIFA officials on corruption charges. The …

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