Sterling Edging Closer to Liverpool Exit

Liverpool winger Raheem Sterling has been notably unsettled for weeks now and is trying to force a move away from the club. The 20-year-old apparently asked Liverpool for £150,000 a week as part of his new contract, but the club rejected. They did however offer the England international £100,000 a week as part of the…

Scolari Quits Gremio

Former Brazil national team coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has quit as Gremio boss after his side suffered a 2-0 defeat to side Coritiba last weekend. Gremio opened their campaign with a 3-3 draw with newly promoted side Ponte Preta, but only two games into the Brazilian season, Scolari said he didn’t believe he could improve…

Gerrard Bids Farewell To Anfield

Liverpool player Steven Gerrard is so much more than just their captain… He is the living embodiment of Liverpool Football Club. Born and bred in Liverpool, Gerrard was signed up when he was just 8-years old and had since had an illustrious career and has helped the reds on their way to some of their…

OPINION: Should Brendan Rodgers Be Sacked?

Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodger joined Liverpool from Swansea in June 2012. He had done well with Swansea and so a lot was expected from him, maybe too much. Rodgers has become the first Liverpool manager not to win a trophy in their first three years at the club. Not only that, the club is…

Chelsea Secure Title With Palace Victory

After being top for what seems the whole season, Chelsea have finally secured the Premier League title with a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea have had many complaints about not being given penalties this season, but they were awarded one here. Usually Mr. Reliable, Eden Hazard stepped up, but his poor…

England: In’s and Out’s

Who’s In? Alongside Tottenham pair Kane and Walker, Roy Hodgson has brought four other faces back in to the fold. Manchester United defender Phil Jones returns with team-mate Michael Carrick. Midfielder Andros Townsend is the third Tottenham player in the squad. Aston Villa’s Fabian Delph is also in the squad. Fit again Liverpool striker Daniel…

Kane Earns First Senior England Call-Up

Tottenham striker Harry Kane has earned himself a first senior England call-up for the games against Lithuania and Italy at the end of the month. The 21-year-old, who has scored 26 goals in 42 games this season, is part of a 24-man squad named by Roy Hodgson. “I think the whole country is excited about…

Wenger Wants Away Goal Rule Changed

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says the away goals rule should count after extra time rather than full-time. His side were eliminated from the Champions League by the rule after drawing 3-3 on aggregate with Monaco. Arsenal lost 3-1 at home in the first leg on February 25 and went out after winning 2-0 at the…

Sunderland lift Adam Johnson suspension

Sunderland’s Adam Johnson has returned to training after the club lifted his suspension following his arrest. The 27-year-old England international had been suspended by the club after he was arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl. The club held talks with the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) and Johnson’s representatives after his police…

Penalty Puzzle For Chelsea

Chelsea have said that the number of penalties they have been awarded in the Premier League this season seems “abnormally low” compared to other years. An article on the club’s website  points out that Jose Mourinho’s side have been awarded two so far, while Arsenal and Manchester City have had seven each. Chelsea’s two were in…

Bournemouth’s Ritchie Given First Call-Up

AFC Bournemouth winger Matt Ritchie has received his first call up to the Scotland squad for the games against Northern Ireland and Gibraltar. Strikers Jordan Rhodes, of Blackburn Rovers, and Ross McCormack, of Fulham, are recalled by Gordon Strachan. Celtic winger James Forrest is also back after his return to fitness. But there is no…