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Bayern Munich Meet Sterling’s Agent… Decide Not To Sign Him

Raheem Sterling’s agent certainly has a way with people. After being heavily criticized for his handling of young star Raheem Sterling by the football watching public at large, it seems Adrian Ward has done it again in negotiations with the German champions. German media outlet Bild are today reporting that Bayern Munich decided against signing Raheem Sterling after meeting with …

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Why Manchester United Should Do Everything To Sell Angel Di Maria

Since the season concluded, there have been constant rumours linking Angel Di Maria with a summer exit to either Paris St Germain or Bayern Munich. Statistically analysing the Argentinian’s season, John Murphy explains why The Red Devils should cut their losses and get a solid return on their misfiring super star.  When Manchester United completed the late signings of Angel Di Maria and …

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Ex-FIFA VP Leaves Prison In Ambulance – Seen Dancing Hours Later

In the latest of damaging stories concerning FIFA, one of the organisation’s former vice-presidents and CONCACAF president Jack Warner left jail last night in an ambulance after complaining of exhaustion – before being seen hours later at a political rally. The former FIFA official was arrested as one of the 14 charged by the US Department of Justice in an alleged bribery case. …

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Manchester City Midfielder Offered Crazy Money To Stay Put

Manchester City’s homegrown talent is depleting quickly and it now looks as though City are pulling out all the stops, or at least diving into their rather large pockets, in an effort to hold onto the English players they currently have.  With Frank Lampard set to debut for New York City this summer and 37-year-old English goalkeeper Richard Wright’s age meaning …

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Liverpool Have £10m Bid Rejected For Yet Another Southampton Player

Liverpool want Southampton’s Nathaniel Clyne it seems. Time to redeem this… #LFCpic.twitter.com/FE9xAOj5df — Paddy Power (@paddypower) May 29, 2015   Linked to Manchester United in recent weeks, the BBC today confirmed that Liverpool had a £10m bid rejected for Southampton star, Nathaniel Clyne.  With Glen Johnson set to depart on a free transfer this coming summer, Brendan Rodgers is certainly …

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Manchester United Close To Deal For £21.3M-Rated Striker

Manchester United are currently in the market to replace their Colombia striker Radamel Falcao, who has returned to Monaco, and according to reports his successor could be fellow countryman Carlos Bacca.  The Metro report that Sevilla’s Europa League final hero could be on his way to Old Trafford as the Red Devils are reportedly ‘favourites to seal’ his transfer from …

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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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