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It's only a matter of time before Angel Di Maria quits English giants Manchester United to join the French Ligue 1's mega rich club Paris Saint Germain.
Former Real Madrid star Di Maria was excluded from Man United's International Champions Cup match against PSG which ended in a 2-0 defeat for the Red Devils.
Earlier on, PSG coach Laurent Blanc declared in a press conference that the two club's "are close to the end" with negotiations for the transfer of the Argentine winger. However, Dutch manager Louis van Gaal prefered to discard... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish international will keep playing with Los Blancos until 2020. Sources indicate the deal will grant Ramos a 9-million euro wage.
Real Madrid's symbol will keep playing for Los Blancos after all. Sergio Ramos, one of the best center backs in the world, finally got away with what he wanted and ended up signing a contract extension that will keep him with the team until the 2019-2020 season. Sources indicate that Ramos will be earning 9 million euros per year with this deal, preventing his departure to Manchester United, a club... Read the rest of the article »
Arturo Vidal is enjoying a terrific summer. After lifting the Copa America, the Chilean champion has penned a deal with Bayern Munich.
With the German giants, the ex-Juventus playmaker -- who suffered a Champions League final heartbreak against Barcelona back in June -- may have even brighter chances of conquering Europe. Speaking to FCbayern.de, Vidal underlined his ambition:
“I wanted to take another big step forward in my career. I want to keep developing as a player and win important trophies like the Champions... Read the rest of the article »
It seems Didier Drogba has a thing for blue! The living Chelsea legend will still be wearing this color under the name of MLS club Impact de Montreal.
The Quebec-based club announced the news on Monday evening. A statement on their official website read:
"The club has acquired Ivorian striker and Designated Player Didier Drogba, in a trade with the Chicago Fire, in return for general and targeted allocation money. He will officially join the roster upon receiving his International Transfer Certificate (ITC) and his Canadian work permit.... Read the rest of the article »
Also, the Dutch tactician hinted that he is working on a deal for Sergio Ramos, but remained coy over the Spaniard's possible Old Trafford arrival.
With the departures of Radamel Falcao and Robin Van Persie, Manchester United are short on strikers, and manager Louis van Gaal is fully aware of that.
The Red Devils have been linked to an array of goalscoring targets, with the likes Robert Lewandowski, Thomas Muller, Edinson Cavani, and Pedro tipped to be on the English Premier League giants’ radar.
However, the club’s manager... Read the rest of the article »
Mourinho addressed the social problems in Portugal that should not make soccer salaries a priority. Casillas is now on a two-year contract with Porto with the option of renewing for a third.
Iker Casillas and Jose Mourinho were not the best of friends in Real Madrid. Now that Casillas has signed with a Portuguese club, the Portuguese manager is not too happy with the salary the former Merengue stopper will be receiving.
Mou feels it should not be so high considering the problems that a country like Portugal faces on a daily basis. Chelsea's coach revealed why he did not feel good... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester United had told Van Persie they would not need him by the end of last season. He has signed a three year deal with the Turkish team.
Robin Van Persie only had one summer to look for a team after Manchester United told him by the end of the 2014-2015 season that he was not in their plans for this upcoming year. Now, the Dutch striker has found a new home in Fenerbahce, which signed him for the next three years, paying £3.84m to get him there.
Van Persie will now join his former Red Devil teammate Nani in his new... Read the rest of the article »
Gio will become one of the best paid players in the Major League Soccer. Gio could be presented with his new team once the Gold Cup is over.
After 15 years playing in Europe with a handful of teams like Barcelona, Spurs and Galatasaray, Giovanni dos Santos is leaving Europe and will continue his career with L.A. Galaxy in the Major league Soccer. The 26-year-old Mexican winger, will be Steven Gerrard's teammate for at least the next four years.
The papers have already been signed and an official announcement could be made in the... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona asked for a special request to have them play in their preseason friendlies. They can't be resgistered until January 1, 2016.
Arda Turán and Aleix Vidal were presented earlier this summer as some very important signings for Barcelona in their attempt to continue with their 2015 success. The club filed a special request to FIFA, hoping they were allowed to play in pre-season games, but FIFA has now denied such petition.
The team is scheduled to play three games as part of their U.S. tour, one in Italy against... Read the rest of the article »
The winger became the most expensive transfer in the team's history, surpassing Sergio Aguero's deal from 2011.
After six months of going back and forth, refusing to sign a contract extension with Liverpool, finally Raheem Sterling got away with it and signed a multi-million deal with Manchester City. The former Liverpool man will play for the Sky Blues for the next five years, after penning a deal that will grant him a whopping £180,000 per week wage.
After a trophy-less season, Manchester City... Read the rest of the article »
Having joined Man United last season, the Argentine’s days at Old Trafford already appear numbered.
After a disappointing debut season in England, Angel Di Maria’s time at Manchester United appears to have already reached its end.
The Argentine superstar, who moved to Old Trafford for a British record fee of £59.7m last year, is being tipped with a move away from the 20-time English Premier League champions.
France is thought to be his most likely destination, as reports... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Spanish news outlet, selling the Spanish defender and next-in-line captain is out of the question after Casillas’ exit.
Sergio Ramos, alongside fellow La Furia Roja team-mate David de Gea, have been dominating the summer transfer window rumors, with both players tipped to switch club and head in the opposite direction.
However, a recent report by Spanish media news outlet MARCA looks to smash all rumors of an exit for the Real Madrid defender, with the journal reporting that the player is “untransferable”.
Following... Read the rest of the article »
Iker Casillas has put an end to his 25-year career at the Santiago Bernabeu. The deal is done. While fans wonder who will replace him, the #GraciasIker hashtag is trending.
The news was announced on Saturday evening as Real Madrid released an official statement on their website. Parts of it read:
“Real Madrid FC and Portuguese club FC Porto have agreed on the transfer of Iker Casillas.”
Los Blancos described Spain’s World Cup winning captain as “the best goalkeeper in Spanish and world football history”.
“He... Read the rest of the article »
The former Reds captain has aired his disappointment in the Englishman's attempts to force an Anfield exit, calling into question the 20-year-old's professionalism.
Raheem Sterling’s transfer saga at Liverpool has turned ugly, and former captain Steven Gerrard has aired his disapproval of the Englishman’s antics to force a move away from Anfield.
The 20-year-old attacker, after a breakout debut season with the Merseyside club in which they almost won the English Premier League, followed by an impressive 2014-15 campaign, is now ready to quit... Read the rest of the article »
He is ahead of Fernando Llorente and Ciro Immobile as an option to fill the spot left by Bacca. Orlando City SC is also highly interested in the Mexican striker.
Javier Hernandez may be closer to staying in Spain than moving to the Major League soccer in the United States. Chicharito, who still belongs to Manchester United, is being analyzed by Sevilla's head coach Unai Emery.
Sevilla just won back-to-back Europa League titles and has subsequently punched its ticket to compete in the UEFA Champions League. The star of the past final was Carlos Bacca... Read the rest of the article »
Darmian has signed a four-year contract with the Red Devils. Hummels is initially not interested in
Manchester United wants to make sure that they are ready to face any competition this summer and for that they are building a very strong team. They have now signed Italian defender Matteo Darmian on a four-year deal to join Marcos Rojo in United's defensive unit. Matt Hummels is next on the Red Devils wish list.
Darmian is joining the Premier League club after having played for Torino for a... Read the rest of the article »
Yes, the Welshman is being linked with THAT club, AGAIN, and for a world record fee, AGAIN.
Manchester United have long been linked with Welsh superstar Gareth Bale. The English Premier League giants were rumored to be front-runners to sign the 25-year-old from Tottenham during his days at White Hart Lane, before eventually agreeing to a world record Real Madrid transfer worth £85.3m.
This summer, Bale has non-stop being tipped with a move to Old Trafford, though the Santiago... Read the rest of the article »
Having already signed Petr Cech from Chelsea, the Gunners are looking at recruiting another big profile name from a rival club, this time from Man United.
Having already signed superstar goalkeeper Petr Cech from neighbors Chelsea, English Premier League giants Arsenal are looking to recruit another big profile name from a rival club, this time from 20-time champions Manchester United.
The Gunners, despite being in the search for a defensive midfielder to provide competition for Francis Coquelin, are reportedly plotting a swoop for Argentine attacker... Read the rest of the article »
Radamel Falcao will be hoping to start everything afresh in 2015/16. The Colombian superstar has joined League Cup and English Premier League champions Chelsea on a loan deal.
Falcao experienced a rather disappointing spell at Manchester United, netting nothing more than four goals in as many as 29 appearances. Far from what was expected from such a mega-signing on a £265,000-a-week deal.
The Red Devils decided not to proceed with the £43.5M buying option. He returned to AS Monaco at the end of the season but will be playing football in England next season... Read the rest of the article »
The Turkish player, who revealed last week he wanted to leave Los Colchoneros, refused he had reached an agreement to join the current La Liga champions.
After a number of rumors surrounding his possible signing with Barcelona, Atletico Madrid's player Arda Turan denied he had already reached an agreement to join Los Blaugranas next season. Just before he went on holiday, the Turkish midfielder revealed he wanted to leave Atletico's discipline to play for another team, since the team's style required all the players to run too much, something he was... Read the rest of the article »