On the same day Barcelona introduced Superstar Neymar to the press, rivals Real Madrid made a slightly more low-key signing. Daniel Carvajal is a 21 year old defender sold by Real Madrid last summer to Bayer Leverkusen for €5 million. Following an impressive first season in Germany, Real Madrid exercised their buy-back clause, believed to […]
Archive | June 3, 2013
It looks like there is plenty of banter at the England U21 base in Israel. Wilfried Zaha, on loan at Crystal Palace and Nathaniel Chalobah, on-loan at Watford seem to be getting on OK after Palace’s tense 1-0 Championship Play-off final win. Chalobah manages to catch his Table Tennis victory over Zaha on film but […]
The special one is back in West London. Following three difficult years in Madrid and two successful years in Milan, Jose Mourinho is back at Stamford Bridge. Mourinho gives an in-depth interview in which he tells Chelsea TV, ‘I try to hide it a little bit but I am so happy and so proud‘. The […]
One of the long standing transfer rumours this summer has been reports linking Liverpool goalie Pepe Reina with amove to FC Barcelona. Reina has been touted to move to the Camp Nou with keeper Victor Valdes said to be out of favour in Catalonia, however recent days have seen suggestions that Valdes will leave Spain […]
Sweden 1 – FYR Macedonia 0 (International Friendly, June 3, 2013) Sweden made the breakthrough in the 40th minute when Zlatan weaved his way down the left hand side before picking out Alexander Kacaniklic who scored with a header.
Mobile phone provider O2 were quick on the uptake with a new PR campaign on Monday on the day Jose Mourinho’s return to Chelsea was rubber-stamped. Just hours before the Special One was official announced as the new Chelsea boss once again, an advert appeared in London’s Metro newspaper which read: Change phones like Chelsea change managers. […]
Estonia 0 – Belarus 2 (International Friendly, June 3, 2013) Goals in each half from Anton Putilo and Vitali Rodionov lead Belarus to victory.
70,000 Barcelona fans reportedly turned up at the Nou Camp on Monday to welcome brand new mega-signing Neymar. After patiently waiting for over an hour in the sun for Neymar to appear, eventually the Brazilian starlet appeared out of the tunnel and the real show started. Neymar avoided the potential banana-skin of screwing up a […]