Reportedly, the fomer Napoli star is keen on leaving Paris due to being played out of position to accomodate Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Despite a great debut season in Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani has been repeatedly linked with a move away from the Parc des Princes.
The 27-year-old former Napoli man scored 25 goals in all competitions last term and has currently netted 12--seven in the league and five in Europe. However, since his arrival he has been overshadowed by the presence of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and has been forced out wide... Read the rest of the article »
New reports claim that the rising French star could be set for a return to the Premier League.
Since arriving at Juventus on a free transfer from Manchester United in the summer of 2012, Paul Pogba has quickly grown into one of the most sought-after young talents in the game.
The 21-year-old wasted no time in establishing himself in then-coach Antonio Conte's starting XI and played a key role in the Bianconeri winning the league during his first two seasons in Turin.
Not surprisingly... Read the rest of the article »
The German International has been linke to a possible move to Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona, but los Blaugranas are not allowed to sign any new players until 2016.
Marco Reus' future could have him speaking a Latin language. According to sources, German international Marco Reus may have decided to make a move to La Liga, since he has been taking Spanish lessons for the past three weeks.
Top clubs like Real Madrid and Barcelona have been pointed out as Reus' possible destination, but Los Blaugranas cannot sign any new players until 2016, following a ban... Read the rest of the article »
The Reds were not able to win their last match against FC Basel, raising more doubts about Brendan Rodgers' future with the Merseyside team.
Liverpool's UEFA Champions League comeback ended rather abruptly for their fans. The Reds were unable to overcome Basel's early lead, and will have to watch the remainder of the tournament through their TV set.
Fabian Frei's goal after 25 minutes made things complicated for Liverpool, given they needed to win the match in order to make it to the Round of 16. Not being able to score during... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese striker scored his 72nd goal in the European competition after a controversial call by the ref, who handed Marcelinho a red card for a hand ball.
Ronaldo finally topped Raul's total of 71 Champions League goals today, but he did it with controversy.
Raphael Varane headed a corner kick past the goalkeeper, but Marcelinho committed a handball to keep the Frenchman from scoring. Gareth Bale took the loose ball and drilled it into Ludogorets' net, but the ref decided to call the foul. After awarding the penalty kick, the ref decided to correctly... Read the rest of the article »
Mexico will try to become the first country to host three World Cups, following the tournaments of 1970 and 1986.
The Mexican Football Federation stated today their intention to host the 2026 World Cup, which would make Mexico the first country to organize three World Cups in their territory. During an event where CONCACAF unveiled a new sponsor, FEMEXFUT's President Justino Compean assured they have already requested to be considered to put together the tournament once more.
"We want to host the tournament... Read the rest of the article »
The former Barcelona goalkeeper was rumored to join Manchester United during the upcoming transfer window, but the idea of re-joining his former team-mate may shift his course to Latin America.
Mexican club Queretaro, who signed Ronaldinho during the month of September, would now be interested in signing Spanish goalkeeper Victor Valdes. The former Barcelona shot-stopper has been training with Manchester United since October, but he hasn't agreed to a contract with any team until now.
According to sources, the Mexican club's owner, Olegario Vazquez, travelled this week to Manchester... Read the rest of the article »
Anderlecht will travel to Dortmund on December 9th for their sixth fixture of the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Borussia Dortmund vs Anderlecht below.
The abject performance by Dortmund against Arsenal at the Emirates in the last Champions League matchday showed the extent of the Ruhr side's performance. They could no longer blame silly errors and bad luck. They had stopped believing. Jürgen Klopp looked dejected and out of words on the sidelines. This weekend, Borussia Dortmund, having been bottom coming into the fourteenth set... Read the rest of the article »
An up and down campaign has been frustrating for Arsenal fans, but they can at least appreciate that the club is into the next round of the Champions League. With a handful of youngsters, the Gunners will try to bounce back from their weekend defeat.
Things have not gone according to plan for Arsenal this season, and it all took a turn for the worst on Saturday. A 3-2 defeat away to Stoke City did not sit well with fans, leading a group of them to insult Arsene Wenger as he got on the train after the match.
The Frenchman will now take a new look Arsenal squad to Turkey to take on Galatasaray.
Arsenal has already booked... Read the rest of the article »
Ludogorets will have their first game at Santiago Bernabeu on December 9 for their Matchday 6 fixture of the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Real Madrid vs Ludogorets below.
With the all-time consecutive win record on their mind, Real Madrid will try to win their next UEFA Champions League match against debutant Ludogorets and complete the only perfect first round for any team this season.
Carlo Ancelotti announced in the pre-match press conference he will rotate his team, give the heavy load of games some players have endured. Players like Keylor Navas, Asier Illarramendi... Read the rest of the article »
Watch out for an epic night at Anfield in the UEFA Champions League. Catch Liverpool vs FC Basel in live streaming online or on TV on Tuesday, December 9, 2014.
Liverpool could literally transform their anxiety into tears of joy and relief tonight. So far, the Reds’ adventure on their return to UEFA Champions League football has been terrible. They’ve picked up only one win (a narrow escape at home to minnows Ludogorets) from five games. They are third in Group B with a negative goal difference. Still, it is not over.
Last 16 qualification... Read the rest of the article »
Juventus take on Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, December 9th in their final group stage UCL match. Here are the TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Juventus vs. Atletico Madrid.
Although they are currently still on the top of the Serie A charts, Juventus saw their momentum halted as they were held to an insipid 0-0 draw on the road to Fiorentina this past Friday. Interestingly, after experimenting with a four-man back-line, Massimiliano Allegri opted to revert to the Antonio Conte blueprint of a 3-5-2 which the Bianconeri had used succeessfully to win three straight Scudetto... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United host rivals Liverpool this Sunday at 8:30am ET on NBCSN.
New Premier League Download Featuring Storied Manchester United-Liverpool Rivalry Debuts Tonight at 11:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN; League-Leaders Chelsea v. Hull City Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; Arsenal v. Newcastle Saturday at 12:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN; THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN; The 2 Robbies “Football” Show Saturdays at 5 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Radio Network and NBC Sports... Read the rest of the article »
Eurosport has acquired the live TV and digital rights of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ as part of a package of nine FIFA competitions held over 2015 and 2016.
The deal signed with FIFA also includes full rights to the Men’s and Women’s FIFA U-17 and U-20 World Cups, as well as, the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, FIFA Futsal World Cup and Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup. Every tournament will be broadcast across all Eurosport’s European territories*.
The deal confirms Eurosport is the leading channel in Europe for women’s football... Read the rest of the article »
The Arsenal manager decided on leaving some high profile players behind, and has called up some relative unknowns for Tuesday's Champions League game.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger made the surprise decision of naming his starting eleven for Tuesday's Champions League clash with Galatasray in a pre-match press conference on Monday, ahead of the Turk Telekom Arena tie.
The biggest news in Wenger's team selection is the return of French right-back Mathieu Debuchy, who has been out for three months with an ankle injury, whilst Polish goalkeeper... Read the rest of the article »
Why exactly was the Argentine star left with a bad taste in his mouth after being given blood and urine tests?
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi was left unhappy after the Argentine was called in to be given urine and blood tests for an anti-doping test.
The 27-year-old, who recently became the all-time highest scorer in the Catalan derby with a hat-trick against Espanyol on Sunday, was one of five Blaugrana stars to be chosen by the Spanish Agency for the Protection of Health for a routine anti-doping... Read the rest of the article »
The new Red Devils boss has explained his reasons for his squad selection..including why some players have not featured much.
Although he was on the wish-list of many of Europe's biggest sides, Manchester United beat off the likes of cross-town rivals Manchester City on deadline day to secure the signature of Radamel Falcao.
The Colombian star missed out on the World Cup due to a bad knee injury sustained while with Ligue 1 side Monaco and as a result, his new employers had their concerns about his fitness.
Still... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils have now won their past five games and are now in the top spots for the first time since August 2013..
After their triumph as they lifted their 20th Premier League title during the 2012/2013 season Manchester United experienced their worst season in decades as they stumbled to a dismal seventh placed finish this past May. Subsequently, the Red Devils are out of European competition for the first time since 1990 and are now hoping to secure a top-four finish with only domestic competition to focus on.
Despite... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish goalkeeper stated Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich are the most dangerous teams for them in the European competition.
During a presentation with one of his sponsors, Iker Casillas revealed he doesn't consider Barcelona will fight for the UEFA Champions League this season. The Spanish shot-stopper stated he believes other teams could pose a bigger threat for Los Blancos, who will try to become the first team with back-to-back titles under the current format.
"In our league I believe that Barcelona and Atletico... Read the rest of the article »
This will be the first match between the 2010 World Cup finalists to be held in Amsterdam since 2002, when the Oranje defeated La Roja 1-0.
The Dutch Football Association announced a friendly match against Spain to be held in March 2015. The game will be held at Amsterdam Arena, giving the Spanish team the chance to redeem themselves after the recent World Cup matchup between them, where The Netherlands destroyed La Roja 5-1.
This will be the third time the Spanish team visits the Dutch nation for an international game. Their first... Read the rest of the article »