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Champions League Player Rankings After Matchday 5: Hazard, Alexis, Cavani Star

Welcome to the fifth edition of our UEFA Champions League player rankings, in which we order the competition's top 20 players so far. The criteria is simple: We pick the 20 best players on the basis of form in European games only. Now,...Show More Summary

Arsene Wenger jokes about getting an easier draw in the Champions League

54 minutes agoSports / Football : 101 Great Goals

Many Arsenal fans may want Arsene Wenger to depart the Emirates, but it was another night of achievement for the Gunners in the Champions League on Wednesday. Arsenal needed just a point to ensure qualification to the knockout stages for the 15th successive season. In the event, the Gunners cruised past Borussia Dortmund, 2-0, thanks […]

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Proves Perfect Partner for Edinson Cavani at PSG

Paris Saint-Germain’s Edinson Cavani is currently in the best scoring form of his time with the French champions so far. The Uruguayan has found the back of the net seven times in his last seven appearances in all competitions, following...Show More Summary

Manchester United v Hull: Predicted line-ups, preview & betting tips

57 minutes agoSports / Football : 101 Great Goals

Possible line-ups Manchester United: De Gea, Valencia, McNair, Smalling, Blackett, Carrick, Fellaini, Di Maria, Mata, Rooney, van Persie Hull: McGregor, Elmohamady, Robertson, Dawson, Davies, Huddlestone, Livermore, Quinn, Brady, Ben...Show More Summary

Champions League Defeat Cannot Disguise Qualities of Bayern Under Pep Guardiola

First things first. Manchester City are still very much in the Champions League thanks to a brave, committed display against, arguably, the best organised side in Europe, Pep Guardiola’s Bayern Munich. Victory for City in their lastShow More Summary

Brendan Rodgers defends the form of Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard [Official Video]

Liverpool have been exceptionally poor this season and pressure from the fans is being placed on manager Brendan Rodgers and captain Steven Gerrard. Now 34, Steven Gerrard has been widely criticised for his performances in Liverpool’s central midfield. Before the 2-2 draw, Brendan Rodgers spoke to Geoff Shreeves and valiantly defended his captain. Gerrard played […]

Why LA Galaxy vs. New England Would Be Best MLS Cup Final

Two results this weekend will determine the participants in the 2014 MLS Cup final. Los Angeles and New England hold leads in their respective series entering the weekend, but there is no guarantee either side will make the final. If...Show More Summary

Liverpool target set for transfer; January move likely?

1 hour agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Liverpool target set for transfer; January move likely? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers would be worried over goalkeeper Simon Mignolet’s repeated mistakes and by the looks of it, the January transfer window can’t come fast for the Reds. Show More Summary

Ranking and Grading Real Madrid Players on Champions League Performances so Far

Five games, five wins. Real Madrid's bid to retain the Champions League has not been properly questioned yet. Wednesday night's 1-0 win in Switzerland was possibly their toughest challenge to date in this season's competition, but given...Show More Summary

Ranking and Grading Juventus' Players on Champions League Performances so Far

Juventus earned another Champions League win on Wednesday, seeing off Malmo 2-0 in difficult conditions. The Bianconeri overcame the Swedish side thanks to goals from Fernando Llorente and Carlos Tevez, but they looked sluggish onceShow More Summary

Jack Wilshere Out for 3 Months After Undergoing Surgery

1 hour agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has been ruled out for around three months after successfully undergoing surgery on his left ankle, the Gunners have announced. The England international was substituted during the second half of Saturday’s...Show More Summary

PHOTO: Arsenal star Jack Wilshere confirms ankle surgery

1 hour agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

PHOTO: Arsenal star Jack Wilshere confirms ankle surgery - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is set for a long layoff after he underwent an ankle surgery on Thursday. The Gunners star was enjoying a...Show More Summary

Ranking and Grading Atletico's Players on Champions League Performances so Far

Atletico Madrid's commanding 4-0 victory over Olympiakos at the Vicente Calderon on Wednesday ensured progression into the Champions League knockout phase for Diego Simeone's side for the second straight season. The victory, which could...Show More Summary

Eliaquim Mangala Coming of Age at Manchester City After Champions League Display

The performance may have been poor, but Manuel Pellegrini will be hoping Manchester City’s 3-2 win over Bayern Munich, which came courtesy of two late Sergio Aguero strikes, will kick-start their season. It wasn ’t vintage City. In fact,...Show More Summary

Manchester United and Xherdan Shaqiri: Could They be a Perfect Match?

In one of the least surprising stories of the season so far, it appears as though Bayern Munich's Swiss winger Xherdan Shaqiri will finally be granted his desired move away from the Bavarian giants this January with Manchester United...Show More Summary

Massive Blow: Arsenal confirm star player out for three months

1 hour agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Massive Blow: Arsenal confirm star player out for three months - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal have confirmed midfielder Jack Wilshere will be out for approximately for three months. The England international injured his left ankle during the Gunners’ 1-2 defeat at the hands of Manchester United at the Emirates. Show More Summary

Aaron Ramsey Must Find Form to Make Up for Jack Wilshere Injury at Arsenal

With Jack Wilshere suffering yet another injury blow this month, fellow midfielder Aaron Ramsey must find his devastating form from last season to make up for the loss of his Arsenal colleague. The England man suffered ankle ligament...Show More Summary

Hot Seat Watch for World Football Players, Coaches for Week of November 24-30

Two weeks after our last domestic-based look at which managers and players were coming under increasing pressure and were firmly in the gaze of our Hot Seat Watch, we return to take a look at the same—with two of our previously listed...Show More Summary

Will Manchester United lose world-class winger if they don’t finish in top 4?

2 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Will Manchester United lose world-class winger if they don’t finish in top 4? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Some big changes took place at Manchester United this summer. Twelve months after Sir Alex Ferguson had stepped down after 26 years in charge at Old Trafford, the club’s image as a footballing giant had diminished somewhat. Show More Summary

Dimitar Berbatov and 10 Amazing Goalscoring Feats

It is four years to the day since Dimitar Berbatov struck the best haul of his career in the Premier League, scoring five times for Manchester United in victory over Blackburn Rovers. In honour of everyone's favourite Bulgarian, Bleacher...Show More Summary

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