Real Madrid have reportedly stolen a march on Manchester United by opening talks with Juventus over possible transfers for midfield duo Paul Pogba and Arturo Vidal.
The Juve pair are considered two of the world’s best midfielders at the moment and United have been heavily linked with attempts to sign them. read more »
Arsenal centre-back Per Mertesacker has been reading his namesake Roald Dahl book to celebrate World Book Day.
The tall defender is nicknamed BFG – Big F**king German – by Gooners, so it’s little surprise that he opted to read Dahl’s The BFG. read more »
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has been ruled out for at least six weeks with a broken bone in his foot.
He sustained the injury during last night’s game between England and Denmark. read more »
There is a tendency in the football world to look for a glaring problem and presume that it is the main one.
Sometimes it is an unfortunate player, a scapegoat. In the case of Manchester United, it’s the quality of the squad that is being blamed for everything that’s going wrong there at the moment. But is that really the reason for such a disappointing campaign?
The quality of players, or lack thereof, is well documented as the reason behind the club’s sharp decline. But that’s only part of the picture. read more »
Liverpool fans have been giving a sneak preview of a banner they’ve prepared ahead of their meeting with Manchester United.
The old enemies face each other a week on Sunday, and with Liverpool towering above their north-west rivals for the first time in many seasons their supporters are planning to celebrate United boss David Moyes’ role in making it possible. read more »