The Mirror’s back page on Boxing Day is full of transfer gossip. A week before the January transfer window opens, Chelsea are now being linked to a £12m bid for Barcelona’s David Villa. According to the Mirror, under the headline ‘Rafa swoops to grap £12m Barca’s Villa’: Chelsea are ready to gazump Arsenal and Liverpool to […]
The video below comes via the excellent La Masia on Twitter and features one of the most exciting goal scorer battles anywhere in Europe at the midway point of 2012/2013. Barcelona youngster Gerard Deulofeu is arguably the brightest youngster to come through the ranks at the Catalan giants since Lionel Messi and he is beginning […]
(Picture credit to @5teve_f) Below the fold are all the tweet from Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri who broke the news on Christmas Day that Tottenham are on the verge of signing Wesley Sneijder from Inter Milan. Download the new (awesome) FREE 101 Great Goals iPhone app.
The top of the Dutch Eredivisie looks like being by far the most exciting league in Europe by some distance. With the Premier League a two-horse race (maybe Chelsea can get involved?!) and La Liga and the Bundesliga a procession for Barcelona and Bayern Munich – the sight of a five-team title race looks mouth […]
“The deal is well advanced. All should be resolved in the first or second week of January. Juventus know what Botafogo want and we are working out a deal that will leave everyone happy.” – Doria’s agent Jolden Vergette. For an 18-year-old that has played just 18 times for Botafogo’s first team in Brazil’s top […]
Welcome to our Christmas Day top 10 goals of the weke list! Slight liberties on the rule for entrants are taken with goal one which could well become known as the greatest fustal goal of all time, while Manchester United’s former homeless football star appears at position two with a solo special from the reserves. Dutch football […]
Also in the Christmas Day papers, Michael Owen returns to Anfield, West Ham & Everton appeal red cards and The Guardian list their top 100 footballers.
We usually shy away from anything WAG related, but we’re breaking that policy for a new video from Cristiano Ronaldo’s model girlfriend Irina Shayk. Merry Christmas!