Crystal Palace edge closer in bid to sign Steve Mandanda

According to French media outlet L’Equipe, the deal to take French goalkeeper Steve Mandanda to Premier League side Crystal Palace is only a matter of hours away from completion. It was only yesterday where the final contract details were sorted out between Mandanda’s agent and Crystal Palace, whilst the South London side sent their medical…

De Gea breaks the record set by Gordon Banks

Following Spain’s 3-0 win over Turkey yesterday evening in the Euro’s, Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has broken a record set by English shot stopper Gordon Banks. The record set by Banks was that in his first four games, the Three Lions went without conceding. Banks streak was broken as he conceded to Eusebio…

Real Madrid considering a loan deal for Jese

At best, Jese Rodriguez’s future at Real Madrid is uncertain. There is now a big concern about the youngster’s growth as a footballer, and a loan deal is now a possibility for the former Castilla player. Even though last season he bagged five goals and grabbed seven assists, game time for Jese was limited and…

Lyon knock back Barcelona’s offer for Umtiti

Ligue 1 side Lyon have rejected Barcelona’s €25m for central-defender Samuel Umtiti, who has also been linked with Premier League side Chelsea, according to L’Equipe – quoted by Get Football News France. The report goes on to add that Barcelona were confident that the bid submitted to the French club was one they would have…

Striker poised to extend his stay with Ligue 1 Champions

According to respected Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, Edinson Cavani is close to agreeing a contract extension with Ligue 1 side Paris Saint-Germain, keeping him in Paris for a further four years, whilst being paid £8m-a-season, plus bonuses. Speculation had started to grow regarding the Uruguayan’s future, with reports suggesting that the former Napoli striker…

Everton confirm arrival of Ronald Koeman

Everton have today named Southampton’s Ronald Koeman as Roberto Martinez’s successor at Goodison Park. The Dutchman has signed a three-year-deal on Merseyside. As a player, Koeman’s career was a delight. He has won the European Cup with Barcelona, as well as the European Championships with his country. As a manager, he is still a winner….

Who will win the EURO 2016 golden boot?

EURO 2016. The place for footballers to prove their worth to both their international bosses, and their domestic managers. Tournaments like the one in France that commences on Saturday provides the world with the majority of football’s best performers. We’ve seen many stars have great tournaments with their international teams, and be rewarded with moves…

Five stars without a Club this summer

Come the end of this current season, there will be a long list of players who will be without a contract at their current club, and therefore we can expect to see a couple of transfers that will be spoken about as ‘steals’. It happens every year, Clubs lose players to other sides on a…

Team of the round: Champions League Last 16

Now, we are finally down to just eight teams left in this year’s UEFA Champions League tournament. Over the past two weeks, we’ve seen teams like Chelsea and Juventus eliminated, with Barcelona running as the favourites to be crowned as champions come the final in May. The 2016 Round of 16 stage was a delight…

Chelsea not interested in selling Eden Hazard

According to Matt Law of The Telegraph, Chelsea have no intention to sell Belgian winger Eden Hazard this summer, despite reports heavily linking him with an exit. The report goes on to add that the West London Club do not share the views of those who booed Hazard in the second half of the crucial…

Revealed: Barcelona’s potential new stadium

Images have started to surf the web of what La Liga giants Barcelona’s apparent new stadium could potentially look like. Earlier this week, the Spanish side revealed photos of what the Catalan supporters can expect to see once their new stadium is finished, with it regularly being linked with Bayern Munich’s Allianz Arena. It’s rumoured…

Sergio Ramos jumps to the defence of Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has asked the Club’s supporters ‘think a little first’ before speaking about Cristiano Ronaldo. Portuguese winger Ronaldo, widely tipped by many as the world’s best footballer, grabbed a goal an assist for his side against Italian outfit Roma in their Champions League clash at the Bernebu yesterday evening. Despite claims…