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Eden Hazard: ‘Every year I’m PSG’s No1 target, but nothing happens. I’m happy at Chelsea’ [Video]

Eden Hazard gave a frank and open interview with Canal+’s brilliant football show Canal Football Club on Sunday night, in which he talked Chelsea, Lille and PSG. On his former club, he says he’s a ‘Dogue for life’, and still follows their games as much as he can, saying he could eventually return one day […]

Champions League Gives Loic Remy the Ideal Opportunity to Make His Chelsea Mark

Didier Drogba is injured and Diego Costa is hardly training, according to Jose Mourinho. If Loic Remy ever wanted an opportunity to properly announce his arrival at Chelsea, he's got it this week when Mourinho returns to his homeland,...Show More Summary

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Indirectly Blames Pep Guardiola for Champions League Failure

Zlatan Ibrahimovic spent one season at Barcelona and nearly tasted Champions League triumph for the first time before the favoured Catalans were swept aside by Inter Milan in the semi-final stage. Ibrahimovic 's current team, Paris Saint-Germain,...Show More Summary

Arsenal Being Plagued by Preventable Problems—Again and Not for the Last Time

Six games into the Premier League, Arsenal round out the top four with 10 points, six adrift of first-place Chelsea. With the impending clash with the league leaders set to take place on Sunday, the Gunners’ unbeaten run will be put to the test. Show More Summary

Manchester United Transfer News: Angelo Ogbonna Devils' Perfect January Target

Manchester United are reportedly interested in a January move for Angelo Ogbonna of Juventus, and the Italian centre-back would make the perfect target for a Red Devils' mid-season move. According to TuttoMercatoWeb (h/t to Metro), Louis...Show More Summary

Stoke City vs. Newcastle United: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

Despite dominating large swaths of Monday’s lone Premier League match, Newcastle United once again failed to score away from home and lost 1-0 to Stoke City through a Peter Crouch header. Stoke, for their part, often appeared to be holding...Show More Summary

MLS salaries posted for Kaka, Villa, Jones, Beasley

Salaries of notable players signed or awarded new contracts by MLS clubs over the summer … Of note: Figures listed are annual average guaranteed compensation, which includes base salary and a percentage of signing and marketing bonuses but not performance bonuses because those are not figured until the end of the year. Players on loan […]

Premier League Table: Latest 2014 EPL Standings and Predictions for Matchday 7

Arsenal will travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Premier League leaders Chelsea on Matchday 7 of the 2014-15 campaign, and the Gunners will be looking to avoid another embarrassing loss at the hands of the Blues on Sunday. Last year's...Show More Summary

Stoke City vs. Newcastle United: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

Stoke City heaped more pressure on Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew with a 1-0 defeat of Pardew's side at a rainy Britannia Stadium on Monday night in the Premier League. Peter Crouch scored the game's only goal, a header in theShow More Summary

Zlatan: ‘We had best team in the world at Barça, but we lost CL ‘cos of certain people (Pep, ahem!)’ [Video]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s doesn’t care much for Pep Guardiola, and the feeling is mutual. Their beef goes back to Zlatan’s ill-fated year at Barcelona in 2010, when – in his view – he was ostracized by Pep, and made the scapegoat for Barcelona’s failings. Zlatan documents in his book how several months into his time at the […]

Golazo! Adnan Januzaj scores free-kick stunner for Manchester United U21s v Spurs [Vine]

After a sensational debut season, Adnan Januzaj has somehow become the forgotten man at Manchester United this year, amid the influx of fresh attacking talent. The Belgian’s found himself relegated to U21 duty, where he’s doing his all to prove Van Gaal wrong, and show that he’s worthy of a first team slot. After scoring […]

Swansea City Progress Report for August-September

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As a Swansea City supporter, consider me unimpressed by the season thus far for the Welsh team. While the Swans are sitting comfortably in fifth position, the team still could be doing much better than they are currently. It’s that … Continue reading ? Swansea City Progress Report for August-September is a post from World Soccer Talk.

Adnan Januzaj Scores Incredible Free-Kick for Manchester United U21s

Manchester United starlet Adnan Januzaj has yet to lock down a regular spot in Louis van Gaal's side this season, but one moment of brilliance may give the Dutchman further selection issues as Januzaj played for the Manchester Untied U21s on Monday. Show More Summary

Problems Going Forward Are Costing Arsenal This Season

Arsenal's biggest problem so far this season isn't an overly generous defence, it's an inconsistent attack. Issues in the forward areas are consistently costing Arsene Wenger 's team points. At the root of the problem is Wenger 's seeming inability to work out what his best attacking combination looks like. Show More Summary

Adidas interview Barcelona’s Lionel Messi & Chelsea’s Andre Schürrle [Video]

Adidas have released their latest episode of Gameday Plus, in which they interview top football stars, and unveil their latest products. In this week’s episode, they interviewed Lionel Messi and Andre Schurrle, with the pair revealing their ambitions for, and love of the Champions League. Afterwards, they met an Adidas designer who talked in detail […]

Beast Mode! World’s Strongest Player Akinfenwa works out at home with his kids [Video]

Fact: Adeboya Akinfenwa is the world’s strongest football player (according to FIFA video game makers EA). The AFC Wimbledon beefcake striker has a corinthian dedication to pushing weights and working out, and is passing his passion on to the next generation of Akinfenwa beasts. He uploaded a video of himself working out with his kids, […]

Barcelona’s Mathieu: ‘I thought Messi wouldn’t talk to players below his level, but he’s a really nice guy’ [Video]

Ahead of tomorrow’s game against PSG in Paris, Jeremy Mathieu was chosen for media duties, being the returning Frenchman and all. The French defender has impressed since arriving from Valencia this summer: along with Pique, Mascherano and Bartra, he’s part of a defence that has yet to concede a single goal in all competitions. Aside […]

Paul Lambert & Roy Keane snubbed Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho for trying handshake before final whistle

Heading down the tunnel before the final whistle has been blown – especially when his team is winning – is one of Jose Mourinho’s rituals; part of the Special One shtick. The Chelsea boss was given a surprise when he tried it on Aston Villa duo Paul Lambert and Roy Keane on Saturday though, who […]

Thomas Heurtaux Scores Nicely Taken Bicycle Kick for Udinese

Who doesn't love a good bicycle-kick goal? Udinese ran out 4-2 winners over Parma on Monday and defender Thomas Heurtaux had the pick of the bunch in the goal-scoring variety. The Frenchman executed a perfect bicycle-kick strike with the technique of a seasoned forward. The win puts Udinese into third place in Serie A. [Vine] Read more World Football news on

Peter Crouch Gives Stoke the Lead over Newcastle, Celebrates Awkwardly

Peter Crouch gave Stoke an early lead in their clash with struggling Newcastle on Monday night. Crouch rose above the Newcastle defence and delivered a powerful headed goal for the lead. It also put the towering Englishman into good Premier League goal-scoring company. Show More Summary

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