Boyhood blue Barkley savours reward
Midfielder Ross Barkley believes his new four-year contract proves performances on the pitch bring their own rewards. The 20-year-old has signed a new deal which according to manager Roberto Martinez reflects his new role within the team.
Reds seal Origi deal
Liverpool have completed the signing of Belgium striker Divock Origi but the 19-year-old will immediately be loaned back to French club Lille for next season.The youngster impressed at the World Cup but had been on the Reds' radar long befo
Sneijder staying with Galatasaray - club
Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder is staying with Istanbul giants Galatasaray this season despite speculation that he would leave following his sparkling showing in the World Cup, the club president said Tuesday.Galatasaray will be seekin
Giggs 'best role model' - Cleverley
Tom Cleverley is glad Louis van Gaal gave his "role model" Ryan Giggs a place on the Manchester United coaching staff. Doubts were rais
FIFA examines Fofana racism claims
FIFA is in the process of gathering information on the alleged racism directed at young Manchester City player Seko Fofana in Croatia last week.
Jovetic brace lifts Man City over AC Milan in friendly
English Premier League champions Manchester City cruised to a 5-1 triumph over Italy's AC Milan on Sunday in a weather-hit friendly at Heinz F
Clegg urges Russia World Cup axe
Nick Clegg has joined calls for Russia to face the axe as hosts of the 2018 World Cup as part of tougher sanctions over the shooting down of Ma
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Al Arabi move for Dejagah
29 Jul 2014 15:31
Ashkan Dejagah has left Fulham for Qatari club Al Arabi after an undisclosed fee was agreed for the Iran winger.Dejagah was one of the few players to impress at Craven Cottage last season but Fulham have been unable to retain him following
Diversity training for FA Council
29 Jul 2014 15:31
Every member of the 121-strong FA Council - criticised by FA chairman Greg Dyke for being "overwhelmingly old, white and male" - is to have to undergo equality and diversity training. The decision was taken by the Football Association's
Barkley sticks with Toffees
29 Jul 2014 15:31
Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has signed a new four-year deal at Goodison Park, the Barclays Premier League club have announced.The 20-year-old has enjoyed a meteoric rise since breaking into the first team at the start of last season and
Where now for Radamel Falcao?
by The Needle 29 Jul 2014 14:34
Its no big surprise that the player once believed to be heading to Real Madrid had his big-money move from the Principality of Monaco moved down the priority list and then off the plate completely as his compatriot was signed instead.
RC Genk sack manager after loss on opening day
by James Henry 29 Jul 2014 13:59
The opening day has passed last weekend, and already has a manager been kicked to the curb. This dubious honour this time goes to Genk’s Emilio Ferrera, who had failed to rejuvenate a struggling team during his short tenure, only leading the t
Valencia granted work permit
29 Jul 2014 13:31
Sam Allardyce has not had much good news of late but he will be delighted that Ecuador striker Enner Valencia has been granted a work permit to complete his move to West Ham.With club-record signing Andy Carroll ruled out for four months
Are Liverpool actually interested in Ezequiel Lavezzi?
by Goose 29 Jul 2014 12:22
Both Spanish newspapers Marca & AS have linked Liverpool with PSG midfielder Ezequiel Lavezzi since yesterday afternoon highlighting PSG's n
Manchester United finally convince Vidal to join them at Ol
by The Needle 29 Jul 2014 12:02
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