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Manchester United’s Andreas Pereira Comes Off Bench For Brazil… Bags Assist And Scores Winner

Brazilian midfielder Andreas Pereira is currently representing Brazil at the FIFA U20 World Cup. The 19 year old came off the bench with his side trailing to Hungary and completely turned the game around. Hungary had taken the lead through Bence Mervo after just eight minutes. However, disaster struck soon after as the Hungarians were down to ten men with Krisztian Tamas sent off …

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LEAKED: Real Madrid Are Set To Release A Beautiful Third Kit

Images have been circulating on social media this morning, of a new and beautiful Real Madrid third kit. We here at Pundit Arena HQ are well impressed with the rumoured new blue kit. The jersey sports a contrast between the light colour of the famous Adidas blue stripes and the darker blue of the body of the jersey. It is a …

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New Fifa Rankings Released

Are Belgium really the second best team in the world? FIFA’s judgement has surely been clouded by their recent corruption and legal troubles. Their latest update of the FIFA World Rankings sees World Cup 2014 winners Germany remain at the top of the pile. The real story, though, is Belgium’s meteoric rise to the summit of world football. From a low of 71st in …

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Culture Secretary says England can host 2022 World Cup

Football’s comin’ home? According to Britain’s Culture Secretary John Whittingdale, England are ready to host the 2022 World Cup if current hosts Qatar are stripped of one of the most watched sporting events in the world, due to the ongoing corruption scandal involving FIFA. Whittingdale made the claims this morning in the House of Commons. Qatar’s chance of hosting the event is under doubt after …

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Official: Liverpool Agree to Sign James Milner

Subject to a medical, England star James Milner is on his way to Anfield. Under-fire Reds boss Brendan Rodgers has made his first signing of the summer, with James Milner leaving Manchester City to join the Liverpool ranks.. The announcement was made on Liverpool’s offical Twitter account:   #LFC are delighted to announce a deal has been agreed to sign James Milner …

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Xavi AND Pirlo Set To Say Farewell to European Football

Two world-class midfield maestros are set to bow out of European club football on Saturday night in Berlin. Xavi, of Barcelona and Andrea Pirlo, of Juventus are set to embark on new footballing adventures after Saturday’s Champions League Final.  It has been reported today in the Spanish Daily As that Andrea Pirlo has accepted an offer to join new MLS franchise, New York …

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Who Could Replace Brendan Rodgers?

Pundit Arena evaluates who could take over the Kop job if Brendan Rodgers gets the heave ho. The odds of Brendan Rodgers being sacked have recently been slashed from 11/8 to 5/6 to go by one bookmaker. A massive list of contenders are primed to take the Antrim man’s place should he be given his P45. One of those was former …

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VIDEO: Barcelona Fans’ Planned Mosaic For The Champions League Final

Barcelona fans just can’t get enough of those pre-match mosaics. Even though they’re not playing at home and won’t be able to make a full stadium encompassing mosaic, Barca will show their colours in a fantastic looking display, which takes the club’s motto – Més que un club – from the Nou Camp to the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. This year’s final is …

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3 Highly-Successful Tottenham To Manchester United Transfers

With constant rumours surrounding the future of David De Gea at Manchester United, which in turn could mean a move is made for Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris, we’ve decided to take a look at some of the most successful transfers between White Hart Lane and Old Trafford in the past. There hasn’t been many but it’s certainly been a case of quality over quantity, except …

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VIDEO: Alexis Sanchez’s Top 10 Goals For Arsenal… Essentially Collection Of ThunderBast*rds

Alexis Sanchez

After scoring an absolute screamer in the FA Cup final last weekend, one loyal Gunner took to YouTube to compile the Chilean’s best efforts for Arsenal.  Since joining Arsenal from Barcelona last summer, Alexis Sanchez has undoubtedly proven his quality at the Emirates. Scoring 25 goals in all competitions this season, Sanchez is now well known for his goal scoring …

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Premier League Payments: How Much Did Your Team Earn This Season?

The Premier League have announced the amount of cash that each top flight club has received this season from broadcasting rights as well as merit payments and facility fees. Chelsea are, as one would expect, the club which has benefitted the most from this season’s revenue distribution, receiving just under £99 million in total payments. QPR earned roughly £34 million less …

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Sepp Blatter Is Gone But What Happens Next For FIFA?

The empire continues to crumble. Just four days after successfully swatting away Prince Ali bin al-Hussein’s challenge for his presidency, Sepp Blatter has finally made a decision for the good of football and will remove himself from the office of FIFA President. So much of this development is surprising, not least because this is not normally how FIFA operate. They …

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Manchester United Striker Suggests Summer Exit Is On The Cards

Robin van Persie

Currently preparing with the Holland national team for matches against the USA and Latvia, Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has finally spoken out on his situation at Old Trafford. When fellow Dutchman Louis van Gaal arrived at Old Trafford, the feeling was that RvP would become the main man once again for The Red Devils. However, the opposite was …

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Breaking: Dreams Do Come True, Sepp Blatter Announces Resignation

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has pleased shocked the footballing world by announcing his resignation at a hastily organised press conference in Zurich. While many expected the press conference to be centred around the recent controversies that have rocked football’s governing body, what they got instead was a monumental moment in the organisation’s history. Blatter shocked the small crowd of roughly fifteen journalists …

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