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Manchester City loanee Alvaro Negredo presented at Valencia in front of 15,000 fans [Video]

The Mestalla rolled out the red carpet for loan signing Alvaro Negredo tonight, as 15,000 Los Che fans turned out to welcome the Beast of Vallecas. Negredo has signed on loan from Man City, though it’s unlikely he’ll be returning to Eastlands, having written a farewell letter to the fans. Negrede promised the fans that he’ll […]

Norway’s Vegard Forren brands England’s Wayne Rooney ‘a bit chubby’

England’s meaningless friendly with Norway tomorrow – which could set a record for low attendence – suddenly looks a smidgen more interesting. In an interview with Norwegian channel TV 2, Norway’s Vegard Forren – a former Southampton squad player – made reference to Wayne Rooney’s pesky paunch. Rooney looks a bit chubby. They’re obviously good […]

UK Back Pages: Captain Wayne Rooney's Weight the Topic of Conversation

New England captain Wayne Rooney is the topic of conversation as England get set to battle Norway in a friendly Wednesday night. Norwegian skipper Vegard Forren commented to TV2.no (h/t The Guardian) that Rooney looks "a bit chubby"Show More Summary

Can England Be Transformed into Euro 2016 Contenders?

The English National Team started their campaign for European Championships 2016. After a disappointing World Cup this summer, can England pull it together for the qualifying rounds? They will have to exhibit patience with possession...Show More Summary

Rizzle Kicks Scores Incredible Soccer AM Car Park Goal

Harley from hip-hop duo Rizzle Kicks showed some unbelievable "tekkers" during an appearance on Soccer AM this week. During a kick-about on the set of the car park game, Arsenal fan Harley teed himself up for a beautiful volley. While casually eating an apple. He's not in a band called Rizzle Kicks for nothing. Show More Summary

‘Betrayed’ Monaco fans demand ticket refunds after Falcao & James Rodriguez sales

Ain’t it funny how in the midst of all the transfer market madness, no one paused to wonder how Monaco’s poor (probably actually quite rich) fans felt? The Principality club lost both James Rodriguez and Radamle Falcao (a loan, but let’s face it he’s not returning to Monaco) in this window, and didn’t bring in […]

Mario Suarez OWNS Spanish journalist making fun of the Atletico Madrid midfielder

Spanish journalist Juan Esteban RG got a surprise tonight after making a joke about Atletico Madrid’s Mario Suarez. The journo made a classic Twitter-type joke making light of Suarez, saying ‘It’s all fun and games until you realize the transfer market has closed and Mario Suarez is still around (at Atleti). Despite the fact he […]

Guillem Balague: ‘Victor Valdes LOVES Liverpool!’ [Video]

Victor Valdes’ move to Liverpool is on the verge of being completed, and speaking on Revista de la Liga tonight, Spanish football expert Guillem Balague gave an update, emphasizing how much affection the Catalan keeper has for the Reds. The ex-Barcelona keeper is a free agent, so he’s not constrained by the transfer deadline, and […]

Sergio Ramos on Ronaldo’s comments: ‘We belong to Real Madrid, have to respect certain rules’ [Video]

Cristiano Ronaldo had some choice words to say about Real Madrid’s transfer market yesterday. He said that if he said what he really thought, it would make the front page – and it did anyway. Asked about Ronaldo’s ‘If I was in charge comments’ at Spain’s HQ today, Ramos decided not to fan the flames, […]

Ramires and the Players Chelsea Should Have Sold in Transfer Window

A total of 36 players departed Stamford Bridge this summer—10 permanently, while the remaining 26 went out on loan to teams across Europe. Their were some high-profile casualties in Jose Mourinho's cull, too, including David Luiz and...Show More Summary

Manchester Utd Could End Up Regretting Allowing Danny Welbeck to Join Arsenal

Some Manchester United fans will have found it difficult to mourn the loss of Danny Welbeck on the same day Radamel Falcao arrived. For some supporters, it seemed similar to dropping the keys to your Nissan Micra down the drain moments before being presented with a brand new Ferrari. Welbeck still splits opinion. Show More Summary

Biggest Villain in World Football in August

Despite a criminal record that includes various convictions for tax evasion, forgery and abuse of office, and a history of making racist and sexist remarks, Carlo Tavecchio was elected president of the Italian Football Federation ( FIGC...Show More Summary

Diego Maradona Scolds Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi at Exhibition Match

Diego Maradona was one of 50 current and former legends who participated in the "Match for Peace" at Rome's Olympic Stadium on Monday. The likes of Roberto Baggio, Andriy Shevchenko, Carlos Valderrama, Diego Simeone and Alessandro Del...Show More Summary

Legendary commentator Barry Davies does Ice Bucket Challenge with legendary commentary [Video]

Doyen of football broadcasting and commentating Barry Davies did the Ice Bucket Challenge earlier today, and added a nice twist. Once the freezing cold water was poured over him, Davies did a little commentary, exclaiming ‘look at my state, look at my state!’ Which was of course a reference to his legendary ‘Look at his […]

Real Madrid’s Sami Khedira out for 6 weeks with hamstring injury [MARCA]

After losing at Real Sociedad at the weekend, Real Madrid needed this like a hole in the head: Samil Khedira is out for 6 weeks with a hamstring injury, Marca report. And there’s a bit of diplomatic dispute over how the injury occured: Madrid claim Khedira left for Germany duty in perfect condition, while the […]

Chelsea Fan-Favourite Signs New Contract

7 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Chelsea Fan-Favourite Signs New Contract - originally posted on Soccerlens.com As the transfer window slammed shut yesterday night, there were few who could argue that Chelsea has has the best summer amongst the Premier League. Having done all their business very early, the Blues have a team that already looks … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News

Robbie Savage Takes Cancer-Battling 6-Year-Old Boy for a Ride in a Ferrari

It may be a popular vocation among football fans to poke fun at Robbie Savage, but the former Leicester midfielder showed his altruistic side on Monday by treating a six-year-old boy with a rare form of cancer to a dream-come-true spin...Show More Summary

The 10 Most Overrated MLS Players

MLS has a lot of talented players, whether they're former European stars like Thierry Henry or U.S. stalwarts such as Landon Donovan. However, there are several others who receive undeserved praise. They will be highlighted in this slideshow based on the fanfare they receive and whether their stats correlate with their salaries. Show More Summary

‘I failed my Hyde medical, I’ll have to settle for Man United!’ Radamel Falcao’s Twitter was hacked again on Deadline Day!

Radamel Falcao’s gonna have to think of a more difficult Twitter password than ‘ElTigre’, cos the Colombian keeps getting hacked. A Falcao tweet did the rounds on Saturday, reading ‘Signing for Madrid is a dream come true’; Falcao claimed he’d been hacked, no one believed him, but yesterday’s hack prove that he really had been. […]

Khedira Injury, Xabi Alonso Exit Leave Real Madrid Short-Staffed Ahead of Derby

If Xabi Alonso's sudden exit came as an unpleasant surprise to Real Madrid last week, then Sami Khedira 's latest injury setback will have sent the club reeling, especially with the city derby against Atletico just 11 days away. Khedira,...Show More Summary

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