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Premier League Preview: Manchester United vs Everton

Manchester United will be looking to build on their nervy win over West Ham with another three points against an Everton side struggling to replicate last year’s success. Manchester United v Everton Having (just about) bounced back from the Leicester defeat with victory over West Ham last week, United now face three games without their captain. Usually a team’s fans would be disappointed …

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Liverpool Fan Focus: Lack of Flavour In Basel

Liverpool fan Stephen O’Leary laments another poor Liverpool performance and questions Steven Gerrard’s influence on the side. It’s a strange feeling this, having a vested interest in the midweek madness of the Champions League once again. It returned to Anfield two weeks ago with the visit of Ludogorets, but from the muted atmosphere in the stadium you might have mistaken …

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Football, Foreskins & the Führer: Hakoah Wien

Conor Heffernan takes us on a journey through one of the most incredible football stories in history; the story of Hakoah Wien FC. Is there a Jewish style of football? Once upon a time this question would have been answered with a definitive yes. From 1909 until 1938 Hakoah Vienna or Hakoah Wien were an Austrian football club famed for …

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Arsenal Striker Hints At Move Away

Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski has hinted that he may need to move away from the Gunners to secure first team football. The Germany international has been deployed in the  left midfield role for the Gunners in the past but has not featured regularly this season and admitted he may seek a move away if he continues to be left on …

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Roy Hodgson Includes Clyne and Shelvey In England Squad

Roy Hodgson has named his England squad with Nathaniel Clyne and Jonjo Shelvey among those called-up for the Three Lions. Aston Villa midfielder Fabian Delph retains his place but Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is not named in the squad due an injury occured on England duty a number of weeks ago. Nathaniel Clyne has been in sensational form at right …

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Manchester United Defender Demoted To England U21 Squad

England have announced their U21 Squad ahead of their play-off tie with Croatia and have included Manchester United defender Luke Shaw, who will now not be part of England’s senior squad. The £30m Manchester United left back was part of Roy Hodgsons’s World Cup squad but will now drop down to the England U21 squad whcih includes Arsenal’s Callum Chambers …

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Chelsea: Terry Defends Champions League Celebration

John Terry, the combative Chelsea centre half, has admitted his devastation at Chelsea’s failure to bag silverware last season and predicts brighter times ahead, he also defended his celebrations after the 2012 Champions League final. Chelsea stalwart John Terry has been speaking to the press in advance of this weekend’s game against Arsenal. In a wide ranging interview published in …

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Newcastle Star Open To Arsenal Move

Cheik Tiote has revealed that he would be ‘open’ to a move to Arsenal as he is apparently ‘keen’ on a move away from the North East, according to the Independent. This is not the first time that talks of a move for Tiote to the Gunners has arisen, with constant rumours that he would go to Arsenal during the summer transfer …

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Video: Managers React To Arsenal’s Win Over Galatasary

Arsenal came away with a 4-1 win over Galatasaray last night in their second Champions League group game of the season. Danny Welbeck scored a hat-trick for his new club while Alexis Sanchez got the other goal which puts Arsenal into second place in group D. Below both managers, Arsene Wenger and Cesare Prandelli give their verdicts following the game …

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Liverpool Midfielder Ruled Out For A ‘Couple Of Months’

Liverpool midfielder Suso has revealed that he will be out of action for a couple of months due to groin surgery. The Spaniard confirmed the news on his Instagram page. The following text accompanied his post: “Hellow everyone. Just to tell you I’ll be out of the team for a couple of months with a surgery operation next week coz …

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Liverpool News: Barca Star Will Play In England Next Year

Barcelona defender Dani Alves has revealed that he plans to play his football in England next season, sparking rumours of a move to Liverpool. The Brazil international has decided that this will be his last season at Camp Nou and plans to ply his trade in the Premier League next season. The full-back had been linked with a move away …

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Liverpool Striker Set For Huge Pay Rise

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge  is on the verge of committing his long-term future to the club and should receive a huge pay rise. England striker Sturridge has been a revelation since his arrival from Chelsea in January 2013, bagging 36 goals in 52 games in the famous red jersey and was sorely missed during Liverpool’s defeat to Basel in the Champions League …

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Liverpool Bad Boy Balotelli In Trouble Again

Mario Balotelli is in trouble again following his refusal to acknowledge the Liverpool fans after the Champions League loss to Basel. It seems Mario Balotelli has landed himself in hot water again, thanks to an ill-advised snub of the travelling Liverpool support after last night’s shambolic defeat in the Champions League. Manager Brendan Rodgers had asked his players to acknowledge the fans …

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Lineker: Manchester United Captain Is Not An All Time Great

With Wayne Rooney’s best years supposedly behind him former Three Lions legend Gary Lineker has cast judgement on the Manchester United man’s career. Former England striker and BBC TV personality Gary Lineker has been speaking to Talk Sport on Wayne Rooney’s footballing career. Rooney broke into the Everton team at just 16 years of age back in 2002 and announced his …

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Leicester City’s Steve Walsh – The Irish Super Scout

Name: Steve Walsh Age: 61 Job: Assistant Manager at Leicester City. Previous clubs: Bury, Chester, Chelsea, Newcastle United, Hull City. Did you know: Steve worked as Chelsea’s European scout under Jose Mourinho. What do you know about the man who is credited with signing Didier Drogba, Gianfranco Zola and Michael Essien for Chelsea? Probably very little, but this man is …

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Sky Is No Limit For Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish

As the interest continues surrounding Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish’s international future, a bizarre story has emerged; it is now understood that Grelaish and his whole family have been offered free flights by Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary should Grealish decide to play for Ireland, according to the Irish Daily Star. Apparently O’Leary made this unusual enticement to Grealish’s father and agent, Kevin, following Aston …

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Liverpool Chase European Hotshot

Liverpool are planning a move for Gonzalo Higuain in a deal worth over £30 million reportedly on the cards, according to reports. Arsenal are looking to sign Porto striker Jackson Martinez but with reports in Italy suggesting that Martinez will be Napoli’s replacement for Higuain should he go, Liverpool’s advances could stall Arsenal’s chance of signing the Colombia international, according to the …

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Gerd Muller, Boris Becker and Porn: Jurgen Klopp Reveals All

Borussia Dortmund’s head coach Jurgen Klopp is not a man without a sense of humour. The right combination of banter and barmy, Klopp once told reporters: “My wife wrote a book for children. It’s like Harry Potter – but it’s about football. There’s no Harry Potter flying on his f*cking stick – just football.” Well luckily for football fans, Klopp …

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