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Barcelona Transfer News: Latest on Marco Reus, Martin Montoya

As Barcelona continue to wait on the verdict of their appeal of FIFA's impending transfer embargo, reports and rumours continue to swirl. The Blaugrana don't even know whether they'll be able to sign new players in two weeks, so they...Show More Summary

Celtic Striker Leigh Griffiths Offers to Buy Presents for Burglarised Family

Sometimes, Christmas miracles come from strange and, in this case, even hated places. Such is the case when avid Hearts fan Michael Wright had his £6,000 Ford Fiesta stolen from his property along with a purse and his wallet with £200...Show More Summary

English Democrat Paul Rimmer says ‘Liverpool have been cursed by God for sponsoring Gay Pride’

Theories abound as to Liverpool’s dramatic drop in form this season compared to last: is it due to Suarez’s departure? The poor goalkeeper? English Democrat and former UKIP candidate thinks he has the answer: it’s because the club are being cursed by God Almighty for promoting homosexuality, by sponsoring Gay Pride in 2012. The Liverpudlian […]

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers: ‘Raheem Sterling is the same type of striker as Alexis Sanchez’

Raheem Sterling redeemed himself at Bournemouth last night, atoning for his misses against Man United with a brilliant brace in Liverpool’s Capital One Cup Round 5 win. Sterling was played as a striker, as at Man United, but he brought his shooting boots to Bournemouth, and put the weekend’s disappointment behind him. Brendan Rodgers sung […]

Manchester United Stars Visit Leukaemia Patient, Sign Her Head

With a fantastic gesture by Manchester United players, one young lady will (maybe forever?) have United stardom etched on her head. Charlotte Jennings, a 12-year-old with leukaemia, was paid a visit by Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, Robin van Persie and Juan Mata just over a week ago at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital. Show More Summary

Cagliari vs. Juventus: Former Manchester United Man Patrice Evra Quietly Shines

Juventus travelled to Sardinia on Thursday evening, visiting Cagliari's Stadio Sant'Elia for their final league game of 2014. With the Italian Super Cup in Doha on Monday, the game presented a difficult balancing act for Massimiliano...Show More Summary

Cagliari vs. Juventus: Winners and Losers from Serie A Game

Juventus ensured themselves top spot in Serie A heading into the winter break after beating Cagliari 3-1 on Thursday. Carlos Tevez opened the scoring inside three minutes, and Arturo Vidal and Fernando Llorente also found the back of...Show More Summary

Alan Shearer pays tribute to Thierry Henry: ‘One hell of a player, and a really nice guy’ [Video]

Alan Shearer has paid tribute to Thierry Henry, following the Arsenal legend’s retirement announcement earlier this week. Shearer is regarded by many as the best out-and-out striker of the Premier League era, so he’s well placed to talk about a fellow Premier League Great. The Geordie highlights the way Henry could ‘glide across the pitch’, […]

Man Utd boss Louis van Gaal the butt of a very Dutch joke at awards show – he doesn’t like it! [Video]

Louis van Gaal was a resplendent looking guest at the Dutch Football Awards Ceremony on Tuesday night, turning out in an orange dickie-bow. And he was surprisingly made the butt of a very Dutch in-joke, as Robin Van Persie was receiving the goal of the season award. You really have to be Dutch or at […]

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti on possible Jan signings: ‘I like Christoph Kramer a lot’ [Video]

Real Madrid looked perfectly set up for the season until a few weeks ago, and didn’t seem at all pressed to make squad changes in January. But a couple of injuries, namely to James Rodriguez and particularly to Luka Modric, means they’re in the market for a defensively minded midfielder to cover them. The latest […]

11 Premier League clubs charge for children to be mascots, West Ham £600 package highest [Guardian]

More than half of the teams in the Premier League charge for children to be mascots with West Ham the costliest club in England with a £600 package, a study by The Guardian found. When you consider the kind of money clubs in the top tier of English football make from television revenue it really […]

Finally! An EPL Draft Fantasy Game is Now Available

19 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

If you’ve been searching for an EPL draft fantasy game similar to ones you’re used to for the NFL or baseball, your wait is over. A company named Togga recently launched a draft commissioner site for soccer fans. Based in … Continue reading ?

Cagliari vs. Juventus: Score, Grades, Reaction from Serie A Game

Juventus moved provisionally four points clear atop Serie A with a 3-1 victory at Cagliari on Thursday. Carlos Tevez fired the visitors ahead in just the third minute, Arturo Vidal doubling the lead 12 minutes later with a fine curling strike. Show More Summary

EPL Table: Odds, Game Lines and Predictions for Week 17 of 2014-15 Season

The holiday period is one of the busiest parts of the Premier League schedule, and the teams still competing in the Capital One Cup will hardly have the chance to catch their breath before Week 17 kicks off on Saturday. Liverpool and...Show More Summary

Kevin Strootman Transfer Rumours: Latest News and Buzz on Roma Star

AS Roma may have ruled out a January sale of star midfielder Kevin Strootman, but according to sources inside Manchester United, the Giallorossi could be open to a deal following their exit from the UEFA Champions League. As reported...Show More Summary

Billy Joel Classic Rewritten to Review the Entire Year in World Football

From Luis Suarez's bite to Yaya Toure's birthday cake, via Steven Gerrard's slip and the Wealdstone Raider. It has been a remarkable year in the world of football, and the guys over at Project Babb have managed to sum it all up in four...Show More Summary

Kevin Strootman to Manchester United is on after AS Roma exit from Champions League [ESPN]

It’s looking increasingly likely that Manchester United will sign Kevin Strootman in January after AS Roma exited the Champions League at the group stage, according to ESPN. Sources close to the Italian club say that although they have been publicly stating that they don’t want to sell the midfielder, the financial strain caused by their […]

FA ban Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli for one game and fine him £25,000 for Instagram post

The FA have banned Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli for one game and slapped him with a fine of £25,000 for an offensive Instagram post. The picture that landed him in hot water was one of the video game character Super Mario with accompanying text saying he wasn’t racist whilst listing a load of stereotypical slurs. […]

Arsenal appear to be out of the race for Paulo Dybala as Palermo’s £31m valuation is too high

Arsenal appear to have ruled themselves out of the race for Paulo Dybala’s signature because Palermo’s valuation of £31 million is too high, the Express report. This news will only serve as further ammo for Gunners fans to attack their boss Arsene Wenger. Even though Arsenal are in good form, supporters are still discontent and, […]

Man United players sign the head of a brave girl suffering from leukaemia after she lost her hair

What a brave young girl Charlotte Jennings is. Only 12-years-old, Charlotte is suffering from leukaemia and has just lost her hair as a result of the treatment she is undergoing. This would enough to get anyone down but Charlotte embraced her new baldness when Manchester United players came to visit the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, […]

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