Sep 302014
 

According to various reports, Manchester City’s interest in Juventus starlet Paul Pogba is building up. This news is possibly fueled by rumors of City seeking to replace Yaya Toure at the heart of their mid-field. The Express reports that several clubs including Real Madrid, PSG and Manchester United are monitoring the player. With Toure reportedly inching [...]

Sep 302014
 

With veteran striker Didier Drogba aggravating his ankle injury in training earlier in the day, Chelsea can only boast of one fit striker going into the match day two fixture of the Uefa champions league against Sporting Lisbon. Didier Drogba earlier tweeted during the day indicating his unavailability while wishing the team well against Sporting [...]

Sep 302014
 

For the Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, the trip to Lisbon is a home coming. The 51 year old was Bobby Robson’s assistant as far back as 1992, when the Englishman managed the Portuguese outfit. The Portuguese tactician will be putting all emotional attachments aside, as he hopes to put his team’s underwhelming first match showing [...]

Sep 292014
 

Real Madrid’s Ronaldo has continued to get his name involved in speculations about a sensational return to Manchester United. The game between Villareal and Real Madrid witnessed a low flying aircraft carrying a tail with the wordings ‘COME HOME RONALDO, UNITED REEL’. The United Reel is a group of Manchester United supporters who are on [...]

Sep 292014
 

With the arrival of Radamel Falcao from PSG, many pundits have raised concerns over what Manchester United’s attacking prong will look like. Louis Van Gaal had hitherto hinted that he was working on a pattern of formation that will accommodate the trio of Rooney, Van Persie and just as you guessed, Mata. Mata arrived from [...]

Sep 182014
 

The effect of failing to sign a defensive midfielder seems to have started rearing its ugly head at Arsenal. With ageing Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini as the rated and fit anchormen in the Arsenal midfield, there was the clamour for a younger defensive midfield player before the transfer window closed early this month. The [...]

Sep 182014
 

It was a disappointing Champions League return for three of the four Premier League teams, with Liverpool the only English side to come out on top, and even they struggled during their narrow 2-0 victory over Ludogorets Razgra. Elsewhere, there were mixed fortunes for the La Liga sides, while the Serie A duo of Roma [...]