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Villarreal revealed via Twitter that they have reached an agreement with the Gunners over the transfer of the Brazilian center-back, but how long will the north London side have to wait before seeing him in an Arsenal shirt?
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has provided what he had promised to the fans, that is diving into the January transfer market and signing a center-back to help strengthen their frail defense.
The Gunners have been light in this department this season, with their only three recognized center-backs Laurent Koscielny, Per Mertesacker, and Calum Chambers suffering numerous injuries and suspensions throughout... Read the rest of the article »
Douglas Costa has encouraged Chelsea to keep negotiations going until he signs with the Premier League Team. Shakhtar won't let him go that easy.
Chelsea is on the move to fulfill the dream of 24-year-old Douglas Costa and call himself a “Blue”. Ukrainian club, Shakhtar Donetsk, the team he currently belongs to, has the last word in the process.
This Friday, Chelsea’s front office launched a second offer, this one worth £20m. In case this one also gets rejected, it shouldn’t be the end of the road.
Shakhtar... Read the rest of the article »
Coach Arsene Wenger has been a fan of developing young talent. 19 years after taking over the club, he knows Arsenal’s starting XI could be much different
It has been 11 years since Arsenal last hoisted the trophy as the Premier League champions. Over the course of the club’s history, its coach Arsene Wenger has been in charge of three (1998, 2002, 2004) of the club’s 13 titles.
Since then, the Gunners mostly aspire to end up in the top-five of what many consider the best league in the world. Their roster is made up mostly of young... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish goalkeeper's agent opened the door for a Real Madrid switch in a recent interview.
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea's reported Real Madrid move has been dominating the transfer headlines as of late. According to the rumors, despite enjoying one of the best spells of his professional career under Louis van Gaal's tutelage, the 24-year-old has grown keen on making a return to La Liga.
The Bernabeu is tipped as his next destination, with suggestions that the Red... Read the rest of the article »
With the January transfer window coming to an end, find out which players could be switching sides before the transfer deadline.
The winter transfer window is almost over! Big names have been added to the rumor mill, including some big names with interesting propositions to leave their current clubs. While some managers are getting nervous, some others are preparing to add talent to their squads so they can face properly the second half of the 2014-15 season.
As usual, Real Madrid are always included in big transfer rumors.... Read the rest of the article »
The reigning English Premier League champions look to fight off interest from other European giants in an attempt to lure the 25-year-old to the Etihad.
Reigning English Premier League champions Manchester City look to beat La Liga and Bundesliga giants Real Madrid and Bayern Munich in the race to land hot-shot Borussia Dortmund attacker Marco Reus.
The 25-year-old German ace has a reported €25m release clause embedded in his current contract at the Signal Iduna Park, which will activate at the end of this season. This means a bid somewhere... Read the rest of the article »
Tottenham will host Sheffield United in a Capital One Cup encounter on Wednesday, the 21st of January. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Tottenham vs Sheffield United below.
Spurs come into this match at the back of two consecutive victories and will be looking to continue the run when they face Sheffield in the league cup semi final. Tottenham were against Sunderland last time out a match they won by a 2-1 score line thanks to goals from Jan Vertonghen and a late winner from Christian Eriksen. Vertonghen should have had another goal but it was controversially disallowed.... Read the rest of the article »
Numerous reports across the continent are claiming that the Blues could sell some players in order to bring in the Viola star.
Apparently, Chelsea could be preparing to make a pretty big acquisition this winter, as per Sky Sport Italia.
Fiorentina's Juan Cuadrado has long been on the radar of some of Europe's sides and as such, the Viola are desparate to hang on to the star by placing a nearly £30 million fee on the Colombian winger in an attempt to fend off potential suitors.
Yet, according to numerous... Read the rest of the article »
The Speacial One has revealed he did not want to bring Ángel Di María and Radamel Falcao to an already talented team.
Bringing Radamel Falcao and Ángel Di Maria to the Cobham Training Centre (Chelsea F.C. Training Ground) did cross the mind of Chelsea’s front office management. Jose Mourinho, its coach, declined the offer.
“I can’t have a player earning 10 million when others earn three, four or five. That would have caused an explosion,” said Mourinho.
Both players earn... Read the rest of the article »
After losing to Arsenal, Manchester City will not have much room for error when facing Premier League leader Chelsea.
In Manchester City’s locker room everyone knows their chances of retaining the title could be slipping away if the score against Chelsea doesn’t turn out their way. Coach Manuel Pellegrini is the first to admit it.
“Chelsea will be a very decisive game. We will try to win that game to close that gap again,” Pellegrini mentioned after his team lost 0-2 against Arsenal... Read the rest of the article »
Could the English Premier League be welcoming another goalscoring machine from the Spanish Primera Division?
According to the latest transfer rumors, Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema is set for a mega-money English Premier League switch.
The Star (per the Telegraph) claim that Benzema, a long-time Arsenal target, has landed on the radar of Merseyside club Liverpool, who are willing to cough up £40m to sign the French forward.
Brendan Rodgers' side, who currently sit in eighth spot, looks... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool will welcome Chelsea to Anfield in a blockbuster clash on Tuesday, January 20th. You can find live listings and online streaming information for Liverpool vs. Chelsea here.
Both the Reds and the Blues will come into this clash after winning their respective league ties, which, especially in the case of Liverpool will definitely be morale-boosting as they welcome league leaders Chelsea to Anfield.
Although 17 points currently separate the hosts, who finished second in the league and are now in seventh place from Chelsea, Brendan Rodgers was still full of hopeful... Read the rest of the article »
Laurent Blanc has not been impressed with his players' attitudes as of late and did not deny sales this January
It has been no secret that PSG duo Ezequiel Lavezzi and Edinson Cavani have not enjoyed as much success on a personal level since departing Serie A side Napoli.
Calcio fans will remember the great chemistry they had with current captain Marek Hamsik. However, a reason for the South American pair's frustrations is certainly the presence of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, especially in Cavani's case.... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal pulled off an impressive performance to defeat the reigning Premier League champions away from home.
It was billed as certainly the biggest game of this weekend, as reigning Premier League champions Manchester City welcomed Arsenal to the Etihad.
Fans were eagerly looking forward to seeing the battle of the South American stars Alexis Sanchez and Sergio Aguero, as well as how the Gunners would fare against one of the contenders for the league title this season.
While neither Aguero nor... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal will travel to Manchester City on January 18th for their 22nd fixture of the 2014-15 Premier League season. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Manchester City vs Arsenal below.
Arsenal sits in sixth currently in the Premier League table. A draw against City will send them up to fifth and ahead of bitter rivals Tottenham; however, a draw will leave them fighting harder for fourth as they would fall behind Manchester United. City must win to keep the gap between themselves and Chelsea to two points. Both teams have not slipped up too many times in their past few matches.... Read the rest of the article »
The 20-time English Premier League champions are willing to offer hot-shot goalkeeper David De Gea to Real Madrid in order to land the Welsh ace.
Manchester United have long been rumored to be interested in Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale, with rumors initially reporting the Red Devils are willing to part with £120m in order to lure the world's most expensive player to Old Trafford.
Despite both Florentino Perez and the player himself denying a Santiago Bernabeu exit being on the table for the Welshman, rumors linking him with... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners take on Manchester City in the poster fixture of the weekend, here we take a look at the key battles and tactics which will decide the outcome.
The last two league meetings between the two sides ended in draws, however both of those matches were played at the Emirates and it will be a completely different ball game when Man City and Arsenal meet at the Etihad on Sunday.
The Citizens recorded a big win over their counterparts in the fixture last season and the Gunners will be keen to avoid a similar fate. There are a few key battles... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils had to wait almost an hour to celebrate their first goal against QPR, a team that can't seem to get a break while playing at Loftus Road.
Manchester United had to search for goals among their subs and pulled through with a big win against Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road. Louis Van Gaal's team struggled during the first half to create chances, having Marouane Fellaini and James Wilson scoring for them to keep the Red Devils in the hunt for a Champions League spot.
Fellaini came in after the first half for Juan Mata, who wasn't... Read the rest of the article »
The Reds managed to win all three points with goals by Fabio Borini and Rickie Lambert, who substituted Borini in the second half.
Maybe fans are a little bit carried away, but it seems like Liverpool are recovering last year's form if you consider their last games. Brendan Rodgers' side managed to defeat Aston Villa in their quest to fight for European tournaments next year, having great performances by Fabio Borini and sub Rickie Lambert.
Having Raheem Sterling back, Liverpool's game changed for good, giving them... Read the rest of the article »
The Blues took advantage of crucial mistakes made by Swansea's defenders to create a comfortable lead before the first half ended.
The current Premier League leaders had no mercy against Swansea City, giving their fans something to talk about with a 5-0 victory playing against the South Wales side. With this win, the Blues will remain at the top of the English top-flight regardless of what happens between Manchester City and Arsenal on Sunday.
Oscar started the goal scoring fiesta just after one minute of playing time.... Read the rest of the article »