Newcastle’s plundering of Ligue 1 looks set to continue this summer with France Football suggesting on Thursday evening that the Toon to make a move for St Etienne pair Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (pictured above) and Kurt Zouma. Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is currently one of the most coveted players in France having scored 19 goals in 37 appearances […]
Italy 0 – Spain 0* AET (Confederations Cup semi-final, June 27, 2013) (Penalties: 7-6 & longer highlights including pens.) After a goalless 120 minutes which Italy had dominated, Spain won the penalty shoot out that featured some excellent spot kicks. Leonardo Bonucci blazed over with Italy’s seventh penalty. Jesus Navas held his nerve to set up […]
Spain 2 – France 1 (U20 World Cup, June 27, 2013) Spain took the lead after great work by Jese Rodriguez who set up Paco Alcacer. Jese Rodriguez made it 2-0 on 56. Thibaut Vion halved the deficit with seconds remaining.
Thursday afternoon was livened up with the suggestion (originally in The Times behind their dastardly paywall) that Manchester United had bid 12 million pounds for Everton left back Leighton Baines. It comes as no surprise that new Manchester United boss David Moyes has returned to his former club to poach their best players. After all, […]
Portugal 5 – Cuba 0 (U20 World Cup, June 27, 2013) Bruma assisted the opening goals for Ricardo Pereira and Aladje. Bruma then bagged a brace either side of half-time for Portugal and Toze completed the scoring.
Is it a done deal? Almost certainly, according to Dutch media outlet Ad.nl on Thursday. Swansea are on the verge of completing an outstanding signing as they pen Vitesse striker Wilfried Bony for €12 million. According to the Dutch source: The Ivorian striker has agreed to move [to Swansea]. The club in the English Premier League will sign the […]