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Oct 222014
 

Arsenal seem to be losing the battle to sign German and Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira, this is after Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti dismissed the possibility of the 27 year old leaving the Santiago Bernabeu in January. This particular turn of events gives Chelsea an advantage over the pursuit of the midfielder, after reports [...]

Oct 222014
 

Amid strong transfer links to Arsenal and Chelsea, Manchester United is reportedly preparing a whooping £200,000-a-week offer for Real Madrid’s midfielder and World Cup winner, Sami Khedira according to Daily Star. The 27-year-old player’s contract elapses at the end of the season and all effort by his employers, the UEFA Champions’ League title holders, had [...]

Oct 222014
 

In faraway Benfica, another player is being linked to Manchester United. Nicholas Gaitan’s contract with the Portuguese outfit runs out in 2016, and he hitherto had a verbal agreement with his current employers for a contract extension. Several times in the past, the Argentine had been linked to the Old Trafford outfit but they all [...]

Oct 212014
 

The summer transfer window has barely ended when rumours and links about players who could move and clubs who could buy and reinforce their teams have filled the media. Transfer speculations have become part of the day-to-day activities of clubs and football world in general. Chelsea have done a great business in the summer bringing [...]

Oct 212014
 

Chelsea are set to line up an alternative target for Sami Khedira should the deal for the German world cup winner falls through and have identified long term target Giannelli Imbula as the man they could turn to. The blues have been a long term admirer of the Olympique Marseille defensive midfielder and could well [...]

Oct 212014
 

Competition looms for Arsenal from West Ham in their quest to sign Celtic and Netherland’s Virgil van Dijk, according to talkSPORT.  The £7m rated centre back has been reported as a January target for Sam Alladyce’s West Ham United making it a two horse race for the Dutchman’s signature. It has now become a case [...]

Oct 212014
 

Fellaini Does Not Have A Future With Manchester United An important player in Everton under David Moyes became a fringe part of United’s team last season under the same manager who he flourished with at Everton. Marouane Fellaini generally regarded to as a big figure struggled to perform under David Moyes but has scored twice [...]

Oct 212014
 

With the trending injury crises plaguing Arsene Wenger’s side, the Arsenal boss must prepare to go all out against a similarly struggling Belgian side that has drawn five of their eleven league games this season. Should Wenger aim to repeat the feat he achieved against Galatasary, the Frenchman must seek to put some things in [...]

Oct 212014
 

Arsenal’s UEFA Champions’ League fixture against Belgian Champions, Anderlecht is gradually getting more attention by the news of the availability of Aaron Ramsey and Captain Mikel Arteta. The two Arsenal midfielders suffered injuries and were substituted in the 1-1 draw against North London rivals, Tottenham Hotspurs last month. It was a big blow for Arsenal [...]

Oct 212014
 

With the Manchester United’s defense still looking vulnerable, it is only logical to assume that the manager, Louis Van Gaal will be looking to re-enforce the defence in the January transfer window. Reports coming from England are beginning to show that the Dutch tactician seems to have set his sights on Barcelona’s Gerard Pique. Although, [...]

Oct 212014
 

Despite Gareth Bale, Sergio Ramos and Karim Benzema’s absence in Saturday’s encounter, Real Madrid fired harsh warnings to Liverpool and Barcelona ahead of their up-coming features. Real tore apart a Valencia based side Levante in a 5-0 encounter which saw the in-form Ronaldo score a brace. With a humiliating historic 5-0 defeat hanging over Real Madrid, [...]

Oct 212014
 

Arsene Wenger is expected to call on his third choice goalkeeper Damian Martinez in the Champions League clash against Anderlecht on Wednesday. The 22 year old Argentine comes into the team following the injury to second choice goalkeeper David Ospina, and first choice, Wojciech Szczensy’s suspension for been sent off against Galatasaray in the last [...]

Oct 212014
 

As a teeth grinding clash between Liverpool and current European Champions, Real Madrid looks set to take place on Wednesday, Carlo Ancelotti’s men will likely judge Brendan Rodger’s irresolute side in front of their home fans. Here is a probable line-up of Ancelotti’s men against a rather unstable Liverpool: Ancelotti may look to maintain the [...]

Oct 212014
 

Following the Premier League which saw Hull City hold Arsenal at the Emirates in a 2-2 encounter, Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger vented his frustrations and sought to console his team, claiming Hull adopted the famous ‘park the bus’ system – a defensive style which sees over seven players defend the goalkeeper while the opposition is [...]