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After refusing offers by Chelsea, Manchester United, and Barcelona, Toni Kroos apparently reached an agreement with Real Madrid.
Despite the many teams interested in Toni Kroos, Real Madrid seems to be the one to come out on top. Los Blancos apparently secured an oral agreement with the German, who should join the Spanish club for 5 years.
The Madrid club apparently agreed to a yearly €5M deal for Kroos, and a transfer fee of about €25-30M. The player has one year left on his contract and Bayern is willing to... Read the rest of the article »
Ivan Rakitic was officially presented as a Barcelona player and will stay with the Catalans 5 years.
Today Barcelona presented their new Croatian star, Ivan Rakitic. The Catalans finalized the transfer last month, but had to wait for Croatia’s World Cup to end, in order to officially present the player.
Welcome to Barcelona! Welcome Ivan Rakitic #benvingutFCB pic.twitter.com/6sCXya2VwD
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) June 30, 2014
The talented midfielder, had an incredible... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona are reportedly close to agreeing a £40m fee for Luis Suarez, and are taking steps to avoid any future biting episodes from the Uruguayan
La Liga giants Barcelona have been rumoured to be keeping an eye out for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez.
The Uruguayan forward had a stellar 2013-14 season with his Merseyside club in the English Premier League, scoring 31 goals and winning the Golden Boot and PFA Player of the Year award.
This has attracted a host of admirers with Blaugrana’s new coach Luis Enrique reported to be... Read the rest of the article »
Reports suggest La Liga giants Real Madrid have reached an agreement to sign Colombian striker Radamel Falcao
Colombian superstar Radamel Falcao made a surprise decision when the 28-year-old striker chose to join Ligue 1 mega-rich side Monaco over a list of high profile clubs.
The former Porto ace turned down a host of European heavyweights such as Real Madrid, Manchester City, and Chelsea in order to make a move to France.
However, reports suggest Falcao has gotten frustrated with his time in... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish giants are reportedly set to do battle again, and this time it's over Liverpool ace Luis Suarez.
Not surprisingly, with the end of the season now a thing of the past, the rumor mill has gone into overdrive regarding the future clubs of some of football's biggest stars.
One such player that has been consistently linked with a move is Liverpool's Luis Suarez. The Uruguayan ace, who finished top of the Premier League's scoring charts and shared the top scorer European award with Cristiano... Read the rest of the article »
Alen Halilovic could become the new Messi, which is why Barcelona made sure to get him while he is still cheap.
Although the transfers of superstars and big names are interesting and should be followed on a daily basis, some attention should be paid to the next generation. In fact, at some point Lionel Messi was 14 and deemed a promise. Ronaldo used to be 13 and playing for Nacional in total anonymity.
The youngster was on the radar of Europe's finest for the last few years
Yet here they are, not... Read the rest of the article »
If rumors are to be believed, another high-profile Barcelona star will be no longer at Camp Nou this upcoming season.
Barcelona may be saying adios to another of its biggest stars this summer.
Captain Carles Puyol had already announced that last season would be his final at Camp Nou, and veteran goalkeeper Victor Valdes saw his career cut short due to an injury.
And now, Xavi could be another that may be no longer in the Blaugrana jersey at the start of the 2014-2015 season. The Spanish midfielder, who... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Enrique buys his first player Ivan Rakitic from Sevilla, who agreed to a 5-year contract with the Blaugrana.
After a few weeks of secret negotiations with Sevilla, Barcelona secured Ivan Rakitic’s move to Camp Nou for at least 5 years. The Croatian performed amongst the best midfielders in la Liga and was the most important contribution for his club’s success.
Rakitic quickly earned Sevilla's captain arm-band
The talented skipper was crucial for Sevilla as they went on to win the... Read the rest of the article »
Spaniard Cesc Fabregas has revealed more details behind his Chelsea switch and why he didn't return to former club Arsenal
Shock grasped the whole world, Arsenal fans in particular, as former Gunners captain Cesc Fabregas completed his move to English Premier League giants Chelsea.
After failing to cement his place among the Blaugrana ranks after three seasons with the Liga BBVA heavyweights, becoming a scapegoat for the Catalan side's disappointing 2013-14 season, the two parties decided to part ways as Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
Lionel Messi was taken by surprise when a man who freakishly resembles Ronaldinho bowed down to the Argentine star
Lionel Messi was in for the shock of his life as his nation, Argentina, were training for their 2014 World Cup opening game against Bosnia-Herzegovina.
The Barcelona ace was in a training session alongside his fellow La Albiceleste team-mates, at Belo Horizonte's Estadio Independencia, on Wednesday, where Ronaldinho's side Atletico Mineiro play, in front of a crowd of thousands of supporters.
Their... Read the rest of the article »
After weeks of speculation, ex-Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas signs for his former North London side's English Premier League rivals, Chelsea
This is a deal most Arsenal fans would liked to have not seen gone through.
English Premier League side Chelsea have completed the signing of former Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas on a five-year deal. The midfielder was subject to loads of speculation over a Stamford Bridge move but only now has become official, joining the London side on a reported £30m fee.
The Spanish midfielder... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona was rumored to have been reached a verbal agreement with Marco Reus, followed by an initial £28M bid.
Despite his recent statements about loyalty and money not being everything, marco Reus is rumored to have reached an agreement with Barcelona for £28M. The German winger would join Barca’s Neymar and Messi to form an amazing attacking force, according to Spanish newspaper Sport.
Marco Reus is a player that can change any game any time
Borussia Dortmund however will not want... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils are reportedly keen on the Blaugrana winger, who has been struggling to nail down a permanent spot in his team's starting XI.
If reports are to be believed, Chilean attacker Alexis Sanchez may very well be featuring for another team this upcoming season.
The former Udinese man moved to Barcelona only in 2011 for a deal worth more than €30 million (including bonuses), and despite having three decent seasons with the La Liga giants, his future has been up for speculation for quite some time.
He has been repeatedly... Read the rest of the article »
Although he refuses to talk about it, Dani Alves acknowledges that PSG would be a realistic alternative to Barcelona, should he ever decide to leave.
In recent days there have been talks about a possible move by Dani Alves to Paris Saint-Germain. Though in vague terms, the Brazilian did mention that he was aware of the rumors, yet refused to answer whether he will join or not. When asked about PSG’s interest, Barca’s right-back said:
“PSG are a great team. I love defending great clubs. It has always been my dream. I want... Read the rest of the article »
Due to the impending departure of Arda Turan, Atletico Madrid is looking at Cazorla as the perfect replacement.
Atletico Madrid’s Arda Turan, one of the many protagonists of the team’s incredibly successful season, will certainly be leaving the Rojiblancos at the end of the Summer. With Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United, Barcelona interested in the player, it is difficult to expect anything but the player’s departure.
Santi Cazorla had a great season with Arsenal and Wenger will... Read the rest of the article »
Fabregas' partner involuntarily revealed the midfielder's move to Stamford Bridge, through a post directed at Messi's girlfriend.
In recent days, more drama surrounded the imminent move of Cesc Fabregas to Chelsea. In fact, the midfielder’s partner posted a picture on Instagram, saying she will miss Antonella Roccuzzo, Messi’s girlfriend.
The picture featured a comment saying 'I miss this girl so so so so much' in the description, and the hashtag #tevoyaextranar, translated as 'I'll miss you'. Although... Read the rest of the article »
In a recent intrview, Carlo Ancelotti talked about the future of some of his best players, like Casillas and Di Maria.
Carlo Ancelotti has shed some light on the future of some of Real Madrid’s finest. Initially, the Italian talked about Casillas, reiterating that the keeper will not leave the team. The Italian manager said:
“We haven't thought about this because once we won the final, everyone went on holiday. Casillas is very happy to stay here, and we're happy that he's staying."
Casillas... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona have voted in a recent poll to decide who they would prefer between Aguero and Reus.
Barcelona is looking to reinvigorate their team after a very disappointing season, where the Catalans have failed to earn any trophies, for the first time in six years. In addition, many key players of Barca’s most flourishing era will be leaving, like Puyol and Valdes.
Therefore, it became imperative for Barcelona to become a protagonist of the transfer window, in order to remedy the... Read the rest of the article »
Supporters of Arsenal wish for Cesc Fabregas to remember his promise in 2011 and avoid joining Chelsea.
According to the latest transfer-rumors, Cesc Fabregas will soon be announced as Chelsea’s newest star, to replace departed Frank Lampard. Not only would this move strengthen Mourinho’s side considerably, it would also upset city rivals Arsenal.
Fabregas, who spent eight years at the Emirates, has always sworn eternal loyalty to the London club that made him who he is today. Back... Read the rest of the article »
If Perez is serious about buying Liverpool's Luis Suarez, he may have to make another record-breaking offer.
It is known that Florentino Perez’s new crush is Liverpool’s Luis Suarez. In fact, this Summer the Uruguayan may join los Blancos for another record-breaking transfer by Real Madrid.
Ancelotti has not yet expressed any opinion on signing the Reds’ forward, as the Italian manager is keen on keeping Benzema on the team. However, Carletto would hardly dislike having a player of... Read the rest of the article »