Thursday, May 11, 2017

Alexis Sanchez first Arsenal player to score 20 league goals in a season since Van Persie

Arsenal's Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez has become the first Gunners player to score 20 league goals in a season since Robin van Persie in the 2011/12 season.

Sanchez achieved this feat in Arsenal's 2-0 midweek win away at Southampton, a game that was perhaps overshadowed by the Champions League semifinal taking place at the same time.

RVP left the Emirates that summer, and Alexis has been long linked with a summer switch. He, along with Ozil, are perhaps the two "world class" players in Wenger's side, and the Gunners have had again had a unfruitful season, with calls for Wenger's departure increasing

Friday, March 31, 2017

Premier League target moves to BVB

Borussia Dortmund have announced the signing of highly rated youngster Mo Dahoud from domestic rivals Borussia Monchengladbach.

The likes of Liverpool, Man City and Juventus were all interested in the services of the 20 year, but he has decided to continue his career in the Bundesliga by opting to join BVB in the summer on a five year. Dortmund will pay Gladbach approximately 10.3 million pounds for Dahoud.

Dahoud is the second big name confirmed to leave Gladbach this summer, with sporting director Max Eberl also confirming that on loan defender Andreas Christensen will return to Chelsea at the end of the current season.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Eric Dier New Contract 2016- Medio signs extension at Spurs

Spurs midfielder Eric Dier has signed a new contract that will keep him at White Hart Lane till 2021. Dier, recruited from Sporting Lisbon for 4 million pounds in 2014, has become a vital cog at the Lane and has also managed to break into the England squad during his stint at Spurs.

The news of Dier's new contract follows that of Christian Eriksen and Spurs are also likely to get Harry Kane and Kyle Walker to put pen to paper new deals.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Joleon Lescott signs for AEK Athens

Joleon Lescott has signed for Greek side AEK Athens, inking a two year contract that sees him leave Villa Park with immediate effect.

Lescott was close to signing for Rangers, but the deal didn't allegedly go through because of "family reasons", with the reason being quoted that he didn't want to uproot his family. That makes the move to AEK a bit perplexing, but it is what it is.


Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Manuel Neuer new contract Bayern Munich- Neuer inks five year deal to be at Allianz till 2021

Manuel Neuer has pledged his future to Bayern Munich after inking a new five year contract with the Bavarian giants that will keep him at the Allianz Arena till 2021. Reports earlier this season had Neuer as a potential target for new Man City manager Pep Guardiola,  but this new contract puts to rest those rumours.

Neuer, considered by many as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, if not the best, has been at Bayern since 2011 when he joined from Schalke,

Neuer's previous deal with Bayern was due to expire in 2019.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Marcelo Horrible Play acting vs Wolfsburg in the Champions League

Terrible from Real Madrid's Marcelo, who earned himself a name in football's hall of shame with this piece of play acting

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Ricardo Rodriguez minimum fee release clause 2016- Bayern interested in signing Wolfsburg star

Ricardo Rodriguez could be on his way to Bayern Munich this summer if Wolfsburg fail to qualify for the Champions League.

A year ago, the Swiss left back inked a fresh contract with the Wolves that would keep him at the Volkswagen Arena till 2019, but also incorporated a release clause in the contract- for 30 million euros. Should Wolfsburg fail to qualify for the Champions League, that figure will reduce to 24 million euros, and it is being said in the German media that Bayern are very likely to swoop for him, with new coach Carlo Ancelotti  a big fan of the 23 year old.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Video Cambuur-PSV 0-6 Highlights | Cambuur vs PSV Eindhoven 2015 Luuk de Jong Goals


Luuk de Jong stars for PSV Eindhoven with a hat trick as they beat Cambuur 6-0 in their Eredivisie clash. Jurgen Locadia with two goals for PSV, with Davy Propper also scoring. Sander van de Streek red carded early in the game for Cambuur.

Friday, September 11, 2015

AVB to leave Zenit at end of 2015/16 season

Portuguese manager Andre-Villas Boas has confirmed that he will not be signing a new contract at Zenit St.Petersburg and will leave the Russian Premier League outfit at the end of the current 2015/16 season.

The news was announced by Zenit's official twitter account.

Some rumours have linked Villas-Boas with a switch to Bayern next year, especially if Pep Guardiola goes to Man City as expected.