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Dunga Has New Options to Ponder in Brazil Attack for Turkey and Austria Games

The experiment can continue. Following Dunga 's announcement of his final Brazil squad for 2014, a wise decision to omit all home-based players from the list has meant a need for new faces. Perhaps under previous managers, scouring Europe...Show More Summary

FIFA 15 predicts: Bayern Munich v Borussia Dortmund

Its undoubtedly the big game of the weekend in Europe and the official Bundesliga channel have attempted to predict how Bayern Munich v Borussia Dortmund will pan out. Considering how badly Dortmund are doing in the Bundesliga this season, you may well be surprised by how this FIFA 15 game pans out. Jurgen Klopp would […]

The stats: Cristiano Ronaldo v Leo Messi in 2014 so far… [Graphic]

Its the age old debate of our time, and the graphic above pulls together the statistics for 2014 so far. With the Ballon d’Or voting now in full swing, with the results due in January, comparisons between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will likely be in full swing during the coming months. As it stands, […]

Arsenal vs Burnley: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction

15 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Arsenal vs Burnley: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal recorded only their third win of the season by beating Sunderland 2-0 at the Stadium of Light last weekend. The Gunners were helped by some defensive errors and the results means they have now won twice as many away … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News

Jack Wilshere Injury: Updates on Arsenal Star's Status and Return

The talent Jack Wilshere displays when he steps on the pitch has never been in question. His inability to stay healthy for extended stretches is a concern, though. His latest injury, a fresh knee problem, leaves his status up in theShow More Summary

We Remember: Marco Van Basten Scores Incredible Volley in Euro 1988 Final

As Dutch legend Marco Van Basten turns 50 today, we were reminded of this incredible goal that the striker scored in the Euro 1988 final. The ball came floated in from the left by Arnold Muhren but despite the seemingly impossible angle...Show More Summary

Neymar to Be Selected for Brazil 2016 Olympic Squad, Raising Barcelona Fears

Alexandre Gallo, manager of Brazil's 2016 Olympic football team, has confirmed he will select Neymar as one of his over-age players. Olympic squads are permitted to include a trio of players over the age of 23, meaning Neymar will be one of the more experienced stars when the tournament arrives in two years' time. Show More Summary

Robert Pires’ son Theo looks like he could be an Arsenal legend of the future! [video]

A video posted by Jessica Pires Lifestyle (@jessicapiresofficial) on Oct 10, 2014 at 11:13pm PDT Arsenal fans still pine for the days when Robert Pires used to cut in from the left wing and curl a beauty into the far corner. Pires was sensational at Arsenal and provided guile and class, often with the likes of […]

Pellegrini vs. Van Gaal: Breaking Down the Man City vs. Man Utd Dugout Battle

As Louis van Gaal prepares to take his fledgling Manchester United side to play Manuel Pellegrini 's champions, we take a look at how the two managers stack up against each other. History Louis van Gaal is one of the game's most successful managers—or "trainer-coaches" as he would no doubt say himself. Show More Summary

Paulo Henrique Ganso pulled off some great Tekkers for Sao Paulo v Emelec

The Galacticos of Sao Paulo beat Emelec 4-2 in the first leg of their quarter-final clash in the Copa Sudamericana. Michel Bastos bagged the opener whilst veterans Rogerio Ceni and Kaka also made an impression on the match. Paulo Henrique Ganso also appears to be enjoying his football at Sao Paulo these days and could […]

Manchester United Transfer Target Ezequiel Garay Evaluated

Zenit St Petersburg centre-back Ezequiel Garay has once again been linked with a move to Manchester United. The Daily Star's Chisanga Malata reports that the Argentina international is now the club’s top January transfer target. Malata...Show More Summary

Mattia Perin Makes His Case to Be Considered Gigi Buffon's Heir

Mattia Perin will never forget his 20th birthday. That was the day when he spoke to Gigi Buffon, his goalkeeping hero, for the very first time. Sadly, the circumstances were not quite what Perin had been hoping for. He had just endured...Show More Summary

Liverpool Transfer News: Steven Gerrard Ready to Join New Club If Forced out

Steven Gerrard has admitted he will look for another club at the end of the season if he isn't offered a new Liverpool contract. The Reds captain has remained at Anfield throughout the entirety of his career, a rare feat in modern football. Show More Summary

Chelsea vs QPR: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction

16 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Chelsea vs QPR: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea threw away two points in stoppage time last weekend as Robin van Persie scored a 93rd minute equaliser for Manchester United at Old Trafford. It was a very unlike-José Mourinho thing to do after his side had failed to … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News

10 Great Liverpool vs. Newcastle United Games

Liverpool's latest stop-off in their Premier League season takes them to Newcastle United's St James' Park on Saturday, as one of the classic English football fixtures gets a new chapter. Over the years there have been some high-profile...Show More Summary

Newcastle vs Liverpool Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction

16 hours agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Newcastle vs Liverpool Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Two teams who were in action in the League Cup midweek and whom have each picked up seven points from their last three Premier League games kick off Saturday’s action at St James’ Park. Newcastle are on a two-game winning … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News

Juan Roman Riquelme scores another classy goal for Argentinos Juniors v Boca Unidos

During his time at Argentinos Juniors in the Argentine second division, legendary playmaker Juan Roman Riquelme has been in fine goal scoring form. Riquelme scored on debut for Argentinos Juniors in August and has now scored four goals in his past nine matches. The 36-year-old’s latest goal came in a 4-0 Argentinos Juniors win over […]

Erik Lamela posts Instagram picture with former Spurs midfielder Sandro

A photo posted by Erik Lamela (@coco_lamela11) on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:34pm PDT Erik Lamela posted an Instagram picture on Thursday night with former Spurs midfielder Sandro. Both players appear to be enjoying their football of late. Lamela has scored three goals in his past three games, including that rabona against Asteras last Thursday. Meanwhile, […]

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey names his Ultimate Team XI

On my way to @EAMobile FIFA 15 Ultimate Team event at Apple Store, Regent St. Is anyone heading down for 7pm? #FIFA15AppleStore #ad — Aaron Ramsey (@aaronramsey) October 30, 2014 Aaron Ramsey names his Ultimate Team XI: pic.twitter.com/j7vHHh1RxJ — 101 Great Goals (@102greatgoals) October 31, 2014 Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey appeared at the Apple Store […]

Why Sergio Aguero Will Be Manchester City's Key Player Against Manchester United

Sergio Aguero will be Manchester City's key player in this weekend's derby with Manchester United because Aguero is the only City player, save for Yaya Toure, who can create a goal from nothing. With Toure creating far more nothing than goals, Aguero will have to conjure some special magic to carry City's offense against the Red Devils. Show More Summary

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