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Ex-Manchester United Coach Thinks More Investment Is Needed

Phil Neville has told BBC Radio 5 Live that he believes Manchester United need much more investment in their current squad in the next two windows if they are to improve.  “I know United have spent £150m. I think there’s another two transfer windows of similar amounts of money needed – maybe £100m – before they can even think about winning …

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Barcelona Boss Luis Enrique Pleased With His Side

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique hailed the performance of his team in their 5-0 demolition of Levante on Sunday. Lionel Messi was on the scoresheet as well as Neymar, Ivan Rakitic, Ramirez and Pedro. This result puts Barcelona into top spot in the league for the time being and keeps their 100% record going from their four games so far. Enrique’s thoughts: Please …

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PL Heroes: Manchester United’s Peter Schmeichel

This week’s Premier League hero is none other than Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel. Peter Schmeichel is seen as a real contender for the greatest goalkeeper to have ever played in the Premier League. The ‘Great Dane’ was a huge presence in between the sticks as he stood at 6ft 3inches while he was also built in stature and vocal …

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Provisional Ireland Squad Announced For Gibraltar & Germany Games

Martin O’Neill has announced his 37 man provisional Republic of Ireland squad for games versus Gibraltar & Germany. The squad for the Euro 2016 Qualifiers includes five goalkeepers, eleven defenders, thirteen midfielders and eight strikers.  Joey O’Brien does not feature while Paul Green is included. The below is the full provisional squad: Goalkeepers David Forde, Shay Given, Keiren Westwood, Darren Randolph, Rob Elliot Defenders Richard …

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Manchester United & Arsenal To Battle For Defender

Manchester United and Arsenal are set to battle for the signature of Aston Villa centre back Ron Vlaar. The 29-year-old will be a free agent come next summer and hasn’t negotiated a new contract with Aston Villa yet, according to the Daily Express. The Netherlands star would be an ideal candidate to fill in at either club, considering Arsenal’s fresh …

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Manchester United Midfielder Apologises For Unimaginable Defeat

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has apologised to Manchester United’s fans after they suffered a disastrous 5-3 defeat to newly promoted Leicester City. Louis Van Gaal’s side have now made their worst start to a campaign in Premier League history despite facing three of the newly promoted sides in their opening five games. Spanish midfielder Mata, who was dropped for the clash on …

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Arsenal Defender Out For Three Months

One of Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger’s summer recruits, Mathieu Debuchy, is now out for three months following surgery on his ankle. The injury was sustained during the Gunners’ clash against Manchester City on the 13th of September. When speaking about how much Arsenal will miss the right back, Arsene Wenger was quoted in BBC Sport as saying: “How big it …

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Anelka, Trezeguet, Peter Reid – Inside India’s Football Experiment

Conor Heffernan provides an insight into Indian football, as it nears the brink of financial collapse despite the marquee arrivals of the likes of Alessandro Del Piero and David Trezeguet. The year is 2010 and the international management group IMG-Reliance has just signed an historic Rs. 700 crore deal with the All India Football Federation to promote India’s faltering domestic football league. …

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Real Madrid: Ancelotti – Ronaldo Doesn’t Need Rest

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti believes his star man Cristiano Ronaldo doesn’t need a rest ahead of their next La Liga game. Real Madrid take on Elche in La Liga on Tuesday night at 8pm. Ronaldo has been in scintillating form already this season, scoring five goals in just three La Liga games to bring his total since joining Madrid to …

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Ex-Manchester United Players To Gain Investment In Salford City

Manchester United’s Class of ’92, or in other words Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Phil and Gary Neville, and Nicky Butt, are ready to sell 50% of their stake in Salford City to Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim. Lim who previously withdrew a bid to buy Liverpool in 2010 is aiming to acquire a 50% stake in Salford City and he is also close to agreeing a deal …

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Manchester City Boss Unhappy With Chelsea Tactics

In the wake of Manchester City’s 1-1 draw with Chelsea on Sunday Manuel Pellegrini appears to be growing ever frustrated with the tactics of Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea. Speaking to Sky Sports the City boss had this to say: “I think it will be very difficult to defend the title because teams are playing the way Chelsea played against us. “I …

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Tottenham Boss Blasts Underperforming Players

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has criticised his player’s lack of passion following a home defeat to West Brom. Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has hit out at his under-performing charges in the wake of a dismal 1-0 reversal at home to lowly West Bromwich Albion. The Argentine had enjoyed a dream start at the helm at White Hart Lane …

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Pardew To Be Given More Time At Newcastle United

Alan Pardew is to be given more time at the helm of Newcastle United, much to the chagrin of a section of their support. The ChronicleLive reports that Pardew will not be let go should the Magpies improve their Premier League fortunes and that he may even be given funds to improve his squad in the January window if he can get his side …

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Chelsea Boss: Forget Fines, Deduct Points

Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho, says the penalties for breaking UEFA Financial Fair Play rules should focus on points deductions and competition restrictions, rather than just hand out fines to the clubs that break the rules. Here he is speaking to FuboTV: Please enable Javascript to watch this video Soccer News by FuboTV The PA Team, Pundit Arena.

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Manchester United Boss: Rooney Will Play In Midfield

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Louis Van Gaal has stated that Wayne Rooney will now play in midfield as he favors Radamel Falcao as a striker. After the arrival of Radamel Falcao many had been wondering how Louis Van Gaal would utilize talent such as Rooney, Falcao and van Persie and now it looks like Rooney’s future lies in midfield. The Dutch manager was quoted …

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QPR Still Interested In Signing Striker

QPR boss Harry Redknapp is still hopeful of signing 33-year-old striker Peter Crouch for the fifth time. An enquiry was made in the summer and The Guardian reports that Redknapp may be looking to make another offer for the big frontman come January with these comments:  “I like Crouchy, he knows how to play,” Redknapp said. “He’s a bit like Bobby [Zamora], he …

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Manchester United May Terminate Superstar’s Contract

As Louis van Gaal struggles to find his way in the hot seat at Manchester United rumours suggest Colombian superstar Radamel Falcao’s loan deal may be terminated due to fitness concerns. There  are a number of news outlets carrying the story that Manchester United could terminate Radamel Falcao’s loan deal early. The Express has reported that United are carefully monitoring the situation …

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