Real Madrid have reached an agreement with Sociedad’s llarramendi [Marca]

Marca are reporting this evening that Real Madrid have now reached an agreement with Real Sociedad’s highly-prized Asier llarramendi. Having had an initial offers of €20 million rejected due to llarramendi’s €30 million buy-out clause, Madrid then made a second cheeky €25 million bid, which was also promptly rejected by the Basque club, who weren’t for turning […]

Done Deal: US international Jozy Altidore agrees to Sunderland move, fee of $5-10m mooted

Jozy Altidore has announced he is heading back to the Premier League on his official website on Friday night. According to the article on JozyAltidore.com:  Alkmaar Zaanstreek agreed to sell the rights to striker Jozy Altidore to Sunderland Association Football Club of the English Premier League. Financial terms of the transfer fee agreed upon between AZ and […]

Shocking! Brazil ref stabs a player to death, fans lynch the ref & cut him up into quarters

A sickening story has broken in Brazil involving two murders stemming from an amateur football match. A match in Maranhão, in the north east of Brazil, finished with two barbaric crimes last Sunday, June 30. According to local reports, referee Otávio Jordão da Silva (20) stabbed footballer Josemir Santos Abreu (31) to death after the referee was assaulted […]

Crazy! A football fan has a party trick, he’s able to open a beer bottle with a scissors-kick

An Argentinian football fan is quickly becoming a viral hit after uploading two videos onto YouTube in which he managed to open a beer bottle with a scissors-kick. According to reports the fan, Matías Antúnez, performed his chilena in homage to legendary Uruguayan footballer Enzo Francescoli Uriarte. Matías Antúnez’s two videos on YouTube have already attracted more the 300,000 […]

WTF Picture: Samed Yesil fell asleep on an astroturf pitch during Liverpool’s pre-season training

19-year-old Liverpool striker Henoc Mukendi posted an incredible picture on Instagram showing Samed Yesil flat out during Liverpool’s pre-season training. Liverpool signed Samed Yesil from Bayer Leverkusen for a ludicrous one million pounds back in 2012, and the young German striker is tipped to be a future star at Anfield. Yesil’s training regiment, however, was a source of fun on […]

In Pictures: Borussia Dortmund unveil their new 2013-14 kit with the help of 80,483 flowers

Borussia Dortmund’s marketing department are a cut above most of their rivals. The skills possessed by BVB’s PR department came to light during the build up for the 2013 Champions League final as the Germans positioned a sun-lounger and bath towel all over London, and now the Bundesliga powerhouse have produced another top-draw marketing campaign for […]

The Tweets after David Moyes confirms that Man United’s Wayne Rooney is not for sale

After months of speculation and rumours, David Moyes, in his first press conference as Manchester United’s new manager, has categorically announced that Wayne Rooney is staying at Old Trafford. Moyes told a packed room of journalists: Wayne is not for sale. He is a Manchester United player and will remain a Manchester United player. I […]

Mkhitaryan to join Dortmund (not Liverpool), agrees personal terms but fee not settled [Bild]

Have Liverpool lost the race to sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan? German paper Bild have made a dramatic claim on Friday afternoon, claiming that Mkhitaryan has chosen to snub Liverpool’s approach in favour of move to Borussia Dortmund. Bild report that Mkhitaryan has set his mind on joining Dortmund, and the Armenian international has agreed personal terms with the […]

New Pics: Tiny David Luiz (Chelsea) & Thiago Silva (PSG) doppelgängers get famous in Brazil

Following the Confederations Cup, a picture of two adorable kids who looked identical David Luiz and Thiago Silva went viral after the picture was circulated by some big personalities including Brazilian legend Ronaldo. Now local media outlet O Globo have found out who the kids are: Lian (“Thiago Silva”) and Murilo (“David Luiz”). According to O Globo, Lian and Murilo are a couple […]

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