Manchester United veteran Ryan Giggs has denied that the champions are out of the title race, saying the gap opened up by table-topping Arsenal is “bridgeable”.
United currently find themselves in ninth place and 12 points behind the Gunners. But their 40-year-old player-coach believes they can still fight back to put themselves in with a shout of winning the league. read more »
Fenerbahce’s Caner Erkin is the latest left-back to be linked with a move to Liverpool.
Reds boss Brendan Rodgers has publicly pondered adding another left-back to his squad in January, with first-choice Jose Enrique out until at least February following knee surgery.
Reports in Turkey suggest that Erkin is one of his top targets. read more »
Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa was caught up in a medical emergency just hours after playing in his side’s defeat to Everton on Wednesday evening.
Paramedics raced to the Japanese star’s home in the early hours of Thursday morning after he complained of breathing problems. read more »
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta has tipped Nicklas Bendtner to play his part in the club’s title challenge after his goal against Hull on Wednesday evening.
The former Gunners outcast could be a vital player over the busy Christmas period, claims Arteta. And he says Bendtner has earned his returns to the teamsheet and the scoresheet. read more »
Spurs fans would have been annoyed if they thought Andre Villas Boas had issued instructions to park the bus ahead of their game against Fulham on Wednesday. But it looks like at least one member of the squad was ordered to do that.
Brazilian midfielder Sandro has posted this photo of him in the driver’s seat of the team bus on the way to Craven Cottage.
He joked: “On the road to victory… Big win tonight with great goals.”
This latest stunt comes just days after he pranked autograph hunters outside White Hart Lane.