1. Aaron Ramsey and Thierry Henry Upstaged by Gedion Zelalem in Basketball Clash

    Arsenal 's pre -season visit to New York saw former star Thierry Henry take on Aaron Ramsey in a basketball challenge at a fan event—only for teenager Gedion Zelalem to upstage them both...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 18 hours ago 18,875 reads 12 comments

  2. Can Off-Season Weight Issues Affect a Player's Performance?

    Throughout football's history, there have been some notable players who struggled with their weight. Diego Maradona weighed 266 pounds before his gastric bypass in 2005, as reported ...

    Ross  Edgley Written by Ross Edgley about 2 hours ago 2,214 reads 5 comments

  3. Manchester City Unveil 2014/15 Away Kit from Nike

    Manchester City have kept things simple with their 2014/15 away kit. The new Nike strip, launched Friday, maintains City's pattern of dark, no-frills away shirts to complement their sky-blue home look...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 3 hours ago 1,693 reads 5 comments

  4. Why Emmanuel Adebayor Will Thrive Under Mauricio Pochettino

    Emmanuel Adebayor will likely still believe he is capable of thriving under Mauricio Pochettino this season. Unfortunately for the Tottenham Hotspur striker, for the fourth year in a row his summer preparation has been disrupted...

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  5. What Does Louis Van Gaal's 5-3-2 Mean for Manchester United?

    Much of the pre -match buzz surrounding Louis van Gaal ’s first game in charge of Manchester United focused on the tactics and formation the Dutchman would adopt against LA Galaxy...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 1 hour ago 3,407 reads 26 comments

  6. Highs and Lows of Rio Ferdinand's Manchester United Career

    Rio Ferdinand joined Manchester United in 2002 and became the most expensive defender in the world. At just 23 years old, Ferdinand had his whole career ahead of him, but even ...

    Scott Rom Written by Scott Rom about 2 hours ago 1,456 reads 1 comments

  7. Five Africans Who Could Help Manchester United's Revolution

    Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward, speaking on MUTV [via The Guardian ], has announced that the club have “no fixed budget” for new recruits this summer...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 2 hours ago 4,793 reads 4 comments

  8. Olympiacos vs. Liverpool: How the Reds Will Line Up

    Liverpool go into Sunday's pre season friendly against Olympiacos at Chicago's Soldier Field still in experimental mode...

    Max Munton Written by Max Munton about 2 hours ago 7,060 reads 8 comments

  9. Arsenal Transfer News: Marquee Names Rumoured to Be Eyed by Arsene Wenger

    Arsenal supporters will be feeling pretty blissful at this juncture. An FA Cup is locked securely in their trophy cabinet. and before we've even ventured into August, the Gunners have already strengthened their team with three astute signings...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 hours ago 11,902 reads 1 comments

  10. Manchester United Transfer News: Latest on Angel Di Maria and Key Summer Deals

    Inspiring your team to Champions League glory and then immediately being deemed surplus to requirements is something of a rare phenomenon...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 5 hours ago 15,196 reads 24 comments

  11. Liverpool Transfer News: Reported Dejan Lovren Deal Shows Reds' Ambition

    Dejan Lovren is set to become the most expensive defender in Liverpool history, as several sources are reporting a £20 million move from Southampton will be finalised once the player passes his medical over the weekend...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 6 hours ago 8,253 reads 43 comments

  12. Arsenal Transfer News: Big-Name Signings Still on Arsene Wenger's Radar

    Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has already grabbed the headlines during this transfer window, signing Chile forward Alexis Sanchez. However, the ex- FC Barcelona star might not be the only big-name new arrival at the Emirates Stadium this summer...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 hours ago 11,627 reads 12 comments

  13. 5 Worst Big-Money Premier League Transfers

    With this summer shaping up to be one of the busiest—and most expensive—in Premier League history, it seems almost certain that one big-money signing will fail to live up to his billing...

    Matt Clough Written by Matt Clough about 1 hour ago 156 reads 0 comments

  14. Crystal Palace Moving Along Well in Preseason Clashes with American Sides

    CHESTER, Pa. — During the second game of their American tour, Crystal Palace showed plenty of life in attack against Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 hours ago 618 reads 0 comments

  15. Mourinho: Shaw's Wage Demands Would Have Killed Us

    Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claims he pulled out of a bid to sign left-back Luke Shaw this summer because his wage demands would have "killed" the club.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 2 hours ago 549 reads 4 comments

  16. Monk: Gylfi and Montero Take Us to a New Level

    Gylfi Sigurdsson is a top-six player and Jefferson Montero will bring a new dimension, reckons Swansea City boss Garry Monk.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 4 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  17. Adam Lallana Injury: Updates on Liverpool Star's Knee and Return

    Liverpool will have to wait a little longer for Adam Lallana to make an impact this season. According to James Pearce of the Liverpool Echo , the midfielder suffered an injury ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 14 hours ago 14,268 reads 121 comments

  18. 'Expansive' Hammers Thrashed by Sydney

    West Ham United were well beaten in a controversial clash with Sydney FC in Wellington and manager Sam Allardyce feels the change of style contributed to the defeat.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 hours ago 39 reads 0 comments

  19. Are West Brom Already Doomed?

    In my opinion West Brom will struggle this season, they are well equipped to go down (sorry WBA fans) but then come straight back up...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 hours ago 18 reads 0 comments

  20. Does Yaya Touré Deserve to Stay at City?

    Yaya Touré is undoubtedly one of the best midfielders in the world; it's indisputable that Manchester City would have failed to win the title last season without his presence in the team...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 6 hours ago 98 reads 0 comments

  21. UK Back Pages: Jose Mourinho Talking About Luke Shaw's Wages in the Headlines

    Saturday's back pages are split between the Commonwealth Games and the latest football news, but one story that stands out for the tabloids is Jose Mourinho poking at Manchester United 's Luke Shaw deal...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 13 hours ago 20,767 reads 87 comments

  22. New York Red Bulls v Arsenal: How Gunners Will Line-Up in Pre-Season Tour Match

    Arsenal will play the only match of their American tour against the New York Red Bulls tomorrow, and we'll get a chance to see more players than were available at the friendly against Boreham Wood...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 16 hours ago 24,825 reads 10 comments

  23. Will Chelsea's New-Look Midfield Be the End for Ramires as a First-Team Regular?

    As pre -season continues to develop, so too does Jose Mourinho 's Chelsea team. A number of youth players have made an impression in the Blues' earlier games, and now as some ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 17 hours ago 9,992 reads 39 comments

  24. Didier Drogba's Return Will Rejuvenate Chelsea's Pursuit of Trophies

    Didier Drogba has returned to Chelsea . The Blues announced on the club's website on Friday the Ivorian has signed a one-year contract...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 18 hours ago 15,995 reads 87 comments

  25. Should Chelsea Sell, Loan or Keep Nathaniel Chalobah?

    Jose Mourinho’s decision to include 13 youth and fringe players in his 26-man squad for Chelsea ’s pre-season tour of Europe has led to some speculation that several youngsters will be given first-team opportunities in the 2014-15 season...

    Rowanne Westhenry Written by Rowanne Westhenry about 22 hours ago 5,365 reads 21 comments