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Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Ivan Rakitic Leaving Barcelona?

Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow. Whether it is the Bundesliga,...Show More Summary

David De Gea has turned down Real Madrid, set to sign new Man United contract in coming weeks [Express]

David De Gea has turned down the interests of Real Madrid and is set to sign a new contract with Manchester United, The Express claim. Madrid are believed to be highly keen on the Spanish keeper, though there’s no evidence that they’ve been in contact with De Gea of late. Regardless, The Express say that […]

Chelsea’s Fernando Torres could move to Atletico Madrid on loan in January [Chiringuito]

Chelsea’s situation with Fernando Torres has become a little….awkward. Having sent him on loan to AC Milan last August, they thought they’d seen the last of him for at least two years, but now it transpires that Milan no longer want him, and are set to send him back to Chelsea. But Mourinho has made […]

Manchester United Transfer News: January Rumours on Miranda Make Little Sense

Reports regarding a potential transfer of Atletico Madrid defender Miranda to Manchester United are once again emerging in Spain, but a January move makes little sense for all parties involved. The Daily Express' Ben Jefferson claims...Show More Summary

Arsenal lining up £26m January bid for Barcelona’s Pedro [Express]

Arsenal are lining up a £26m bid for Barcelona’s Pedro, according to The Express. The paper claim that Wenger sees Rodriguez as a possibility due to his reduced game time at Barcelona this season, following the arrival of Luis Suarez. This does seem hard to believe however; as much as Wenger likes attacking players, surely […]

Top 5 Must-See Soccer Games On TV This Weekend

22 hours agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

We’re on the cusp of the Christmas period, and although that might mean different things for clubs scattered across the globe, the need for points is no less vital. It’s conceivable that there’s no worse feeling than going into a … Continue reading ?

Ashley Young and Antonio Valencia Have Reinvented Themselves at Man United

Imagine, when Manchester United were being thoroughly humiliated by Liverpool in March, that someone had said the next time Brendan Rodgers' side went to Old Trafford, Ashley Young and Antonio Valencia would be playing as wing-backs. You could have killed a United fan with a statement like that. Show More Summary

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

yesterdaySports / 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

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