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Manchester United Star Defends Louis Van Gaal Reign

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has leapt to the defense of Louis Van Gaal and his teammates following Sunday’s disastrous 5-3 loss to Leicester City. The 28-year-old hit back at United’s critics on his Facebook page, where he stated that Van Gaal’s attention to detail will lead to the Red Devils being successful. “There seems to be a lot of …

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US Soccer Fans Don’t Realise They’re Speaking To Clint Dempsey

Clint Demspey would struggle to walk around London without people recognising him. As the captain of the US national team (USMNT), one would think he would have the same difficulty in New York. Wrong. These so-called ‘fans’ of the beautiful game in NYC didn’t even realise they were being interviewed by their national team captain. Check out the video.  

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WATCH: All Four Of Cristiano Ronaldo’s Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo was in scintillating form yet again for Real Madrid last night, getting on the score-sheet four times in their clash with Elche. The goals brought his tally to seven in two games, following his hattrick over the weekend. Here’s the goal machine in action: Goal No. 1 Goal No. 2 Goal No. 3 Goal No. 4 Ronaldo now has 25 hattricks …

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Highlights: Bayern Munich 4-0 Paderborn

Premier Leg

Bayern Munich have claimed top spot of the Bundesliga following a 4-0 hammering of surprise early table toppers Paderborn. The newly promoted club had lead the way for the early part of the season but now Bayern are back to their usual position at the top of the Bundesliga table. Watch highlights of the game below: Please enable Javascript to watch …

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Manchester United To Spend On Midfielder In January

Manchester United’s trouble this season have been worse than anyone could have expected at the start of Louis Van Gaal’s reign as manager of the Red Devils. The investment has already been huge over the summer and it is one of those summer targets which United look to be back in for again in January. Louis Van Gaal has now …

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Pundit Arena’s Top 20 Post-Game Interviews

In light of Kieran Donaghy’s outburst on Sunday, we rank our twenty most entertaining post-game interviews. Did we leave any out? Let us know! 20. Rampage Jackson dry-humps reporter! He may be a beast in the Octagon, but it looks like Rampage Jackson also has a ‘softer’ side. Although it may not be too soft after this… _____ 19. Roy …

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Manchester United Set To Strengthen With Barca Defender

Manchester United could re-sign one of Alex Ferguson’s old players, Gerard Pique. The 27-year-old could be making one of the most surprising moves in this January’s transfer window with a move back to United possible, according to the Daily Express. Pique’s game time has been limited under new Barca boss Luis Enrique. He has started just one La Liga game and …

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Can Manchester City Fulfill Milner’s Needs?

Manchester City midfielder James Milner has been in and out of the starting XI for City in recent seasons and although he insists he loves the club and wants to stay he also indicates that playing football is his number one priority,  “I understand I won’t play in every game, I just want a fair crack of the whip, a few …

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Lampard Could Continue Stay At Manchester City

Ex-Chelsea man and current Manchester City loanee from New York City Frank Lampard could extend his stay beyond January, according to reports. Speaking at a news conference, ESPN report that Manuel Pellegrini had this to say: “Frank will stay until January because until January he doesn’t have anything to do in the United States because they are not working. In January, …

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Real Madrid Line Up Liverpool Midfield Ace

Liverpool will have to be wary of holding off on a new contract for Raheem Sterling with Real Madrid looking to sign the 19-year-old in the summer. Carlo Ancelotti has put the Reds midfielder ‘on top of his hit-list’, according to the Mirror. Brendan Rodgers’ policy of not giving Sterling a new lucrative deal above the £30,000 a week deal …

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Liverpool: Images Of Impressive Anfield Redevelopment Released

Images of Liverpool’s planned redevelopment of Anfield have been released and the upgraded stadium should please fans. The £260 million redevelopment plans have been given the greenlight by the planning committee in Liverpool and will increase the overall capacity of the famous ground to nearly 59,000. Here are some images of the proposed outcome of the development:

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Manchester City & Liverpool To Battle For Everton Star

Everton

Manchester City have made the young Everton star Ross Barkley their main target in the January transfer window and are reportedly readying a £30 million bid. Barkley is also a target for Brendan Rodgers’ Liverpool with Everton wanting £50 million for Barkley, according to the Daily Star.  When looking at the form of the young England international it is easy …

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Tottenham Set To Sell Striker

Tottenham’s Roberto Soldado could be leaving White Hart Lane in January with both Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid interested in the striker. Both clubs had made unsuccessful enquiries last summer for the 29-year-old, according to the London Evening Standard. A move away from North London would appear to be the best option for the striker who is outside of Mauricio …

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Liverpool Boss: “Balotelli Is Not Complicated”

A police probe this week into racist abuse on Twitter sees Mario Balotelli’s name in the headlines again, but Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers sees only a player committed to doing well. Balotelli is no stranger to headlines, but his decision to tweet “Man Utd…LOL” during the Red Devils’ capitulation against Leicester City was unnecessary. The tweet led to unwarranted racial …

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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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