Man Utd beat Real Madrid on penalties in Santa Clara after Victor Lindelof error

Manchester United beat Real Madrid on penalties after their pre-season game finished 1-1 in Santa Clara. Anthony Martial created Jesse Lingard’s first-half opener for United with a brilliant piece of skill on the left. Casemiro levelled for Real from the penalty spot after United’s new £31m defender Victor Lindelof brought down Theo Hernandez with a rash challenge. Seven out of 10 penalties were missed in … Continue reading Man Utd beat Real Madrid on penalties in Santa Clara after Victor Lindelof error

Chelsea transfer rumors and gossip

Manager Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea is in doubt because the Italian is furious at the club’s summer transfer failings. However, Chelsea are expected to step up their interest in Romelu Lukaku, 24, despite Manchester United agreeing a £75m fee with Everton for the striker. The Blues could face a striker crisis after Diego Costa, 28, started to say his goodbyes to his Chelsea team-mates, … Continue reading Chelsea transfer rumors and gossip

Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez nearing Manchester United move

Real Madrid star James Rodriguez is reportedly nearing a move to Manchester United. The Red Devils have courted the Colombia star for several years, though snubbed chances to sign him in 2010 and 2013. However, Spanish outlet Diario Gol claims there is a high possibility of a move happening this transfer window. Talks between Rodriguez and United have gone well and all that remains is … Continue reading Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez nearing Manchester United move

Ex-Chelsea Captain John Terry Joins Aston Villa

Aston Villa have signed former Chelsea and England captain John Terry. The 36-year-old defender, whose contract at Stamford Bridge expired on 30 June, has signed a one-year deal with the Championship club. Terry said he turned down offers to carry on playing in the Premier League for more money because he did not want to play against Chelsea. He won 78 caps for England, played … Continue reading Ex-Chelsea Captain John Terry Joins Aston Villa

Liverpool sign Roma’s winger Mohamed Salah for £34m

Liverpool have completed the 39m euro (£34m) signing of Roma’s former Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah. The Egyptian, 25, has signed a five-year deal and has been a prime target for manager Jurgen Klopp. At current exchange rates, the fee is short of the club record £35m paid for Andy Carroll in 2011 but matches the sum they spent in 2016 to make Sadio Mane the … Continue reading Liverpool sign Roma’s winger Mohamed Salah for £34m

Premier League Manager Sackings 53% less Last Season

There were 53% fewer Premier League managerial sackings compared to last season, according to figures released by the League Managers Association show. Seven bosses got the boot in the 2016-17 season, a a far cry from last season’s 15 and the second lowest number over the past five years. The total dismissals in the top four English leagues was 44, down from 58. Those who … Continue reading Premier League Manager Sackings 53% less Last Season

Barcelona agrees terms with Hector Bellerin

Barcelona have struck a deal with Arsenal star Hector Bellerin according to reports. The Blaugrana allowed Dani Alves to leave in 2016 and were made to regret the decision after the Brazilian’s incredible form for Juventus on the way to the Champions League final. A graduate from La Masia, Bellerin has long been speculated to return to Barcelona and is now seen as a priority … Continue reading Barcelona agrees terms with Hector Bellerin