The Ivorian star did not rule out the possibility of plying his trade in yet another league.
Despite being a key part of Manchester City's squad, midfielder Yaya Toure has not ruled out a departure.
The Ivorian star enjoyed a good run of form last season as City won their second Premier League title in the past few years, but this summer, his agent expressed that his client was unhappy at the club.
The whole issue, dubbed "Cakegate" by some sections of the media revolved... Read the rest of the article »
The two English giants will battle it out at the Emirates on Saturday as they look to push themselves in the top four of the Premier League.
Only a decade ago the two sides were the epitome of everything good in the Premier League however this season either of the teams will be happy with a top four finish. Arsenal did end their nine year long trophy drought last season but have failed to create an impression in the Premier League.
The last time they won a league title, they did it in supreme fashion when the Gunners went the entire... Read the rest of the article »
A statistical analysis about why these two Premier League giants have disappointed their fans so far, even with new players and coaches on board.
Despite their investment during this summer, Arsenal and Manchester United have not managed to give their fans something to make them proud. Sure, The Gunners hired Alexis Sanchez and the Red Devils went on a shopping spree, but that's about it for two of the most important teams in the Premier League. Here's a statistical analysis about why this teams have not been able to perform correctly.
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NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 continues its coverage of the 2014/15 season of the Barclays Premier League with three exciting matches this weekend and Monday.
The action begins Saturday, November 22 at 9:55 a.m. ET / 6:55 a.m. PT with Chelsea vs West Bromwich Albion; followed at 12:25 p.m. ET/ 9:25 a.m. PT with Arsenal vs Manchester United. Capping off the action on Monday, November 24 at 2:55 p.m. ET/ 11:55 a.m. PT will be Aston Villa vs Southampton.
mun2 continues unprecedented coverage across multiple platforms which includes streaming... Read the rest of the article »
The Argentinian midfielder stated he trusts Lionel Messi will keep playing with Los Blaugranas, despite rumors that place him away from Camp Nou.
Perhaps one of Lionel Messi's best friends is Javier Mascherano. After the controversy sparked by the player's statement regarding a possible departure from Barcelona, "El Jefecito" disregarded those rumors by saying he thinks Messi is quite comfortable at Camp Nou.
"I've always heard nothing but praises. He has thanked Barcelona everytime he's been given a chance. Where have... Read the rest of the article »
Las Aguilas will battle Atlas in the last game of the regular season, trying to secure the first place in the Apertura 2014 tournament
Club America are ready for the next challenge. Coach Antonio Mohamed stated today his team is ready for the Mexican playoffs, and will fight toe to toe for the championship. Being the league's leader for most of the tournament, the Argentinian coach feels it's an obligation for them to earn the team's 12th title.
"We have to close the regular season with a win, that would be a great way... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican club will represent CONCACAF in the upcoming Club World Cup, but they will not make the playoffs for the first time in five years.
During his weekly press conference, Cruz Azul's coach Luis Fernando Tena took the blame for the club's performance this season, since the team depends on five results to make the Apertura 2014 playoffs. The gold medal winner with Mexico in the 2012 Olympics assured the team will try to do their part as they wait for "a miracle".
"The players don't have to take the blame. This... Read the rest of the article »
Angel Reyna was one of Guadalajara's top transfers this summer, but he has failed to produce for a team trying to avoid relegation.
Guadalajara's owner Jorge Vergara loves controversy. Even with his team fighting to remain in Mexico's top-flight division, the flamboyant owner had time to blast one of his summer signings: no other than Angel Reyna.
During an interview, the boss voiced his disappointment with the player, since his performance during this tournament has been below average. Vergara believes the player hasn't... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners striker has not featured for the north London side since late August, but could make his return to the pitch when Arsenal play hosts to the Red Devils.
Three months after succumbing to a leg injury in the 2-2 draw with Everton back in August 24, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is back and could feature in the north London side's clash with Manchester United, revealed Wenger.
The French forward, who suffered a fracture to his left tibia in the trip to Goodison Park, is available for Saturday's encounter, alongside club captain Mikel Arteta, as... Read the rest of the article »
The German midfielder is set for a Real Madrid exit, but he won't be heading to London.
London duo Arsenal and Chelsea have been dealt a huge blow in the transfer marker as German target Sami Khedira has reportedly signed a pre-contract with Bundesliga giants Germany.
According to radio station Cadena Ser (per London Evening Standard), Pep Guardiola has won the battle to land the Real Madrid ace's signature, and will be handed a substantial salary package by the Bavarians once... Read the rest of the article »
According to Spanish radio station Cope, the 27-year-old Blaugrana star has grown frustrated with the club's board, who have questioned Messi's commitment to the Catalan giants.
Rumors of a Barcelona exit for Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has been in full-drive recently.
Suggestions of a Camp Nou departure has all been sparked by recent comments made by Messi to Ole newspaper in which the four-time Ballon d'Or winner admits he may not end his football career at Barcelona.
"I've always said that I would love to stay forever in Barcelona, but sometimes... Read the rest of the article »
Los Tuzos reciben a los Tiburones Rojos en un encuentro en el que una victoria del Pachuca significaría asegurar su participación en la liguilla
Deportes Telemundo presenta el encuentro correspondiente a la última fecha del torneo Apertura 2014 de la Liga MX entre el subcampeón Pachuca y los Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz, en vivo desde el Estadio Hidalgo, este sábado 22 de noviembre a las 9PM/8C/6PT.
Como siempre en encuentros decisivos, Deportes Telemundo tendrá la tripleta narrativa que reúne... Read the rest of the article »
The Premier League giants are hoping to improve their back-line as they seek to try for a top four finish.
Despite shipping out some of the deadwood, bringing in a new coach, and purchasing some of the world's biggest talents, Manchester United still appear not to have fully recovered from last season's disastrous campaign.
To make matters worse, Louis Van Gaal's tenure at Old Trafford has been hampered by injury after injury to key players, a worrying trend ahead of their upcoming match with Arsenal... Read the rest of the article »
Get ready to catch a hot Eastern Conference Championship clash between New York Red Bulls and New England Revolution, provided by NBC on Sunday,
NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2014 MLS Cup Playoffs continue as the New York Red Bulls face the New England Revolution in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Championship this Sunday, November 23 at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBC.
The fourth-seeded New York Red Bulls advanced from the Eastern Conference knockout round against last season’s MLS Cup champions Sporting Kansas City... Read the rest of the article »
The former Manchester United defender could make a return to England as early as next January
After eight seasons, in which he won five Premier League titles and one Champions League trophy, and served as the team's captain starting from the 2010/2011 season, Nemanja Vidic departed Manchester United this past summer.
The former Serbian international had become a fan favorite during his tenure at Old Trafford, but after last season, the club opted not to renew his contract and the 33-year-old... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal vs Manchester United will be featured in the Premier League this Saturday in a much awaited fixture as the two English giants battle it out at the Emirates.
The two sides are historically two of the biggest clubs in the country but have failed to make an impression this campaign. On Saturday both teams will be hoping a win can reignite their respective seasons.
Arsenal produced a shocking result in their last Champions League outing when they conceded a three goal lead to draw the match 3-3. Following their disappointing performance in the Champions... Read the rest of the article »
The Italian midfielder arrived to Atletico this summer, but hasn't been able to become a regular for coach Diego Simeone.
Italian midfielder Alessio Cerci is not happy with his current situation with Atletico Madrid. After yesterday's game with his National Team against Albania, "The Bull" revealed he would consider returning to his home country if things don't change with the current Spanish champions.
"It's pretty clear I did not go to Spain just to on the bench. I have always been in the spotlight... Read the rest of the article »
The 1994 World Cup winner believes the Brazilian idol will have a prosperous career, so he can surpass every record set to this day.
Romario, one of the most respected Brazilian players of all time, stated today he believes Neymar can become the best player in the world, surpassing his current teammate Lionel Messi. Due to Neymar's age, the former Number 11 for Barcelona and La Canarinha thinks he will show his class for a very long time.
"Neymar's got it all to be greater than Messi. Messi may not have another World... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutch manager also stated he believes it would be fair that a German player won this year's Ballon D'Or rather than Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi
Dutch manager Louis Van Gaal diminished his possibilities of winning the Coach of the Year award. Manchester United's boss stated today he does not have enough merits this year to be a suitable candidate for the trophy.
"When you look at Manchester United's season so far, I think it's unbelievable that I'm on the Coach of the Year shortlist," Van Gaal said today.
Regarding the... Read the rest of the article »
The former Real Madrid player believes his new teammate is 'the greatest goalkeeper' he's ever played with, snubbing Spain's Iker Casillas.
Xabi Alonso can't be blamed of not supporting his teammates. The Spanish midfielder stated in an interview that it would be quite fair for Neuer to earn this year's Ballon D'Or, beating his former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
"It would be fair if Manuel won, no doubt. He is by far the best goalkeeper I've ever played with, and he is an excellent eleventh man on the pitch.... Read the rest of the article »