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The Viola are not going to let their Colombian star depart for a cheap price.
Although he has been linked throughout the summer with a move to Spain, Fiorentina have no intention of letting Juan Cuadrado leave so easily.
The Colombian star was impressive with his nation at this year's World Cup and more important, had a good season with the Viola in which he scored over 10 goals in 30+ appearances.
However, his present employers, who are aware of the rumored interest... Read the rest of the article »
A court in Spain has decided to carry on with the prosecution of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi over an alleged tax evasion
Despite calls from prosecutors to drop the prosecution of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi over alleged tax evasion, a court in Spain has decided to move forward with the case.
The Argentine player and his father, Jorge Messi, are accused of defrauding the Spanish state of £3.1m (€4m) from 2006 to 2009 with false returns, an action both the father and son have publicly denied committing.
Back... Read the rest of the article »
Despite a disappointing World Cup campaign, Cristiano Ronaldo's excellent season with his club has earned him Goal.com's award as best footballer on the planet.
Each year, football website Goal.com announces its list of the top 50 footballers in the game today, and ever since they began drumming up who would be on their list for this year, the feeling was that a familiar duo would battle it out for top spot.
Last year, Lionel Messi walked away with the prize as well as clinched his fourth Ballon d'Or, but this season has not been as favorable to the... Read the rest of the article »
Los Blancos look to cash in on their 26-year-old ace Angel Di Maria in a record sale for Real Madrid
Real Madrid star Angel Di Maria is inches away from sealing a Paris Saint-Germain switch for a record fee for Los Blancos, MARCA understands.
The Argentine ace, who was also linked with a Santiago Bernabeu exit due to last summer's arrival of Welsh superstar Gareth Bale, could find playing time hard to come by this season.
Real Madrid secured the signing of Colombian ace James Rodriguez... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal to ensure Antoine Griezmann's Â£24m Vicente Calderon arrival
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid have reached an agreement with Real Sociedad to bring young French starlet Antoine Griezmann to the Vicente Calderon.
The 23-year-old, who departs Real Sociedad after joining them back in 2005, signs for Los Rojiblancos for a reported £24m fee.
Griezmann joins the Liga BBVA holders on the back of an impressive season in which he scored 16... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona have signed French defender Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia, but according to reports, the Catalan side are still on the hunt for another center-back
La Liga giants Barcelona are keen to secure a quality defender to strengthen the arguably under-performing back line these past two seasons.
In a press conference back in April, Barcelona manager Luis Enrique was quoted as saying, "...we’ll try to strengthen ourselves in every position as well as we can" and appears eagerly determined in building a squad with two players for... Read the rest of the article »
The Giallorossi will face off against the 10-time Champions League winners in what could represent a very tough test for the Scudetto runners-up.
Although they seemed to dominate proceedings during the earlier part of the first half, Roma quickly found themselves 3-0 down heading into the tunnels at the half-time break.
The reason? One man. Wayne Rooney, seemingly out of nowhere, curled a beautiful long-range strike against the run of play to make it 1-0, set up Juan Mata with a fantastic long ball to double the lead for the Red Devils... Read the rest of the article »
Despite already spending quite a bit, Real Madrid apparently aren't done yet as they hope to add another face to their attacking arsenal.
Despite already spending big this summer, Real Madrid are reportedly not done buying up some new players.
Recently, the club's president stated that they were not yet done making moves in the transfer market, meaning that indeed while some players could depart, it also indicated that they were looking to make another signing or two before the season ends.
Radamel Falcao is one player... Read the rest of the article »
According to American reports, the successful entertainer has the Portuguese star as his first client at his new company.
Although obviously the summer transfer market is all about football, when it comes to some of the game's biggest stars--such as Cristiano Ronaldo--anything involving them makes the news, whether it directly relates to things happening on the pitch.
According to American site TMZ, rapper Dwayne Carter, Jr., known worldwide to his legions of fans as Lil Wayne, has opted to expand his already massive... Read the rest of the article »
Both the Premier League giants and the Ligue 1 champions are reportedly keen on Real Madrid's Argentinian attacker.
With the arrival of Toni Kroos and now James Rodriguez, rumors have been rife that Angel Di Maria will be one of the players to make way.
Yesterday, (as per 101 Great Goals) a Spanish report claimed that the Argentinian attacker was nearing a switch to Ligue 1, with his price set at €60 million, but PSG, having already splashed the cash on David Luiz were quite concerned with breaching... Read the rest of the article »
New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony met up with Los Blancos players who are in UCLA for their preseason tour in the US
La Liga giants Real Madrid were paid a surprised visit by a famous American athlete during the Spanish club's US tour.
New York Knicks basketball player Carmelo Anthony passed by Los Blancos, who were training at UCLA, meeting up with some of the Champions League winners' star players.
The NBA ace, a small forward, who won gold medal with the USA basketball team at the London Olympics... Read the rest of the article »
According to reports in Spain, the Real Madrid star indeed may be saying adios to Los Blancos in favor of a move to England.
If reports are to be believed, another La Liga star could be making a move across the pond to England this summer.
So far, Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas has moved to Chelsea, Atleti has had Filipe Luis and Diego Costa also move from los Rojiblancos to the Blues and Fabregas' Blaugrana teammate Alexis Sanchez will now be featuring for Arsenal this season.
It seems like Real Madrid's captain... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona could see the 27-year-old striker put on their jersey earlier than expected as the Uruguayan could have his lengthy ban reduced
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez could see his four-month ban reduced by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, enabling him to debut for his La Liga side when the 2014-15 season kicks off.
The Uruguayan forward was handed this lengthy punishment after the 27-year-old bit Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay's 2014 World Cup group stage encounter with the Azzurri, which they won 1-0.
As... Read the rest of the article »
After his four-month ban for the bite on Giorgio Chiellini, one player believes Luis Suarez has not been fairly treated as a player
Spanish forward Iago Aspas has come to the defense of his former Liverpool team-mate Luis Suarez after the striker was handed a four-month ban for his bite on Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during the World Cup, saying he was treated as a murderer.
The Uruguayan striker, who moved from the Merseyside club to Barcelona, fond himself embroiled in controversy after sinking his teeth into an... Read the rest of the article »
The Barcelona ace was reportedly so disgruntled with things at Camp Nou that he apparently sounded out a move to England.
They certainly do not call the summer transfer window "the silly season" for nothing.
But, by far, this story is the most incredible--and not necessarily in a good way--but rather because it's so unbelievable that it should make even the most gullible individual raise one's eyebrows in disbelief.
According to the Metro (as per Spanish publication Vozpopuli) things were going... Read the rest of the article »
After weeks of negotiations, Barcelona have finally forked out the Â£15.8m asking price for Jeremy Mathieu, and now welcome the French defender to Camp Nou
Barcelona have completed the signing of French center-back Mathieu Jeremy from Valencia on a £15.8m fee as the player put pen to paper on a four-year contract, becoming the Catalan side's fifth signing of the summer, after Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Claudio Bravo, Ivan Rakitic, and Luis Suarez all sealed their Camp Nou move.
The 30-year-old defender will join the Catalan side after previous... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid look to rebuild their squad after losing key players in this transfer window, and have earmarked two Arsenal Spaniards as ideal signings
La Liga champions Atletico Madrid look set for a double raid on London side Arsenal as Los Rojiblancos prepare a move for Spanish duo Santi Cazorla and Nacho Monreal.
The Liga BBVA giants have seen their squad seriously depleted in this summer's transfer window, losing Thibaut Courtois, Filipe Luis, and Diego Costa to English Premier League club Chelsea.
Last year's Champions League runners-up... Read the rest of the article »
Despite being linked with an exit, reports from Spain claim that the veteran midfielder has changed his mind and will remain with Barca for another season.
Despite reports linking him with an exit, fresh reports now indicate that Barcelona midfielder Xavi will remain at Camp Nou for the upcoming season.
The 34-year-old had been reportedly set to make a move away from his native Spain, with several sides, including Middle Eastern outfit Al Arabi and new MLS club NYC FC both making offers to bring him on board.
However, as per recent... Read the rest of the article »
Los Rojiblancos are reportedly hopeful of bringing their former striker back but there are some financial constraints.
According to reports, Atletico Madrid are hoping to bring former striker Fernando Torres back to Spain.
The former Liverpool and Atleti attacker has failed to live up to his massive £50 million price tag since arriving at Stamford Bridge three years ago.
As per the Daily Mail, Los Rojiblancos executive Miguel Gil was spotted in London recently, leading to rumors that La Liga's top... Read the rest of the article »
La Liga giants Real Madrid complete the deal to bring 23-year-old Colombian ace James Rodriguez to the Bernabeu
Real Madrid have officially signed Colombian ace James Rodriguez from Ligue 1 outfit Monaco. The 23-year-old forward agreed to a six-year deal with Los Blancos for a reported fee near the region of £63m.
The Madrid side have been hot on the former Porto attacker's tails after his explosive 2014 World Cup performance in which he scored six goals in five matches, winning the tournament's... Read the rest of the article »