1. Real Madrid Don't Know What to Expect from Sampaoli's Sevilla, and nor Do We

    “I don't like any side to dominate mine on the pitch.” Speaking in Trondheim before Tuesday’s UEFA Super Cup match with Real Madrid , Sevilla manager Jorge Sampaoli ...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 15 days ago 1,734 reads 10 comments

  2. Arsenal Transfer News: Jonny Evans, Shkodran Mustafi Latest After Gabriel Injury

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly seeking to sign a new centre-back by Friday, with Valencia’s Shkodran Mustafi and West Bromwich Albion’s Jonny Evans said to be in the frame...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 15 days ago 6,690 reads 16 comments

  3. Manchester City Transfer News: John Stones Appears in UEFA Squad Amid Rumours

    Manchester City 's long-expected purchase of Everton centre-back John Stones was inadvertently confirmed by UEFA before the official announcement from the clubs involved came later on Tuesday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 15 days ago 11,493 reads 21 comments

  4. UEFA Super Cup: Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid Can Confirm Progress vs. Sevilla

    Its classification is competitive, there's a trophy up for grabs and those involved will make all the right noises...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 15 days ago 7,560 reads 18 comments

  5. Frank de Boer Appointed Inter Milan Head Coach: Latest Details and Reaction

    Inter Milan have appointed Frank de Boer as their new head coach, it was confirmed on Tuesday. The news was relayed in a statement on Inter’s official website , in which it’s noted the Dutchman has agreed a three-year deal...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 15 days ago 1,393 reads 4 comments

  6. Is Pep Guardiola's Manchester City Built for Europe over the Premier League?

    Pre -season certainly hasn ’t seen the best of Manchester City . Nothing is gauged on how a club performs before the start of the season, but still, Pep Guardiola ’s Premier League project feels very much like a work in progress...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 15 days ago 9,581 reads 10 comments

  7. Manchester City's New Wonderkid Gabriel Jesus Fails to Find Feet in Olympics

    The Olympic Games was supposed to be the perfect stage for Gabriel Jesus to show his new employers just what he was capable of...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 15 days ago 3,977 reads 12 comments

  8. How Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann Can Secure Top-3 Finish in Ballon d'Or

    He’s back, and this time it’s personal. Well, it’s personal from the point of view that, as Antoine Griezmann starts his preparations for the 2016/17 season ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 15 days ago 4,454 reads 15 comments

  9. Atletico to Swansea: Borja Baston Highlights Premier League's Threat to La Liga

    You rarely have to listen to Javier Tebas for too long before it starts: the warnings, the calls for action, the urgency in the need for change. His eternal subject? The Premier League...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 15 days ago 4,063 reads 17 comments

  10. Arsenal Transfer News: Latest on Isco and Mathieu Debuchy Rumours

    Isco 's agent has said the Spaniard will not be leaving Real Madrid , despite reports Los Blancos have put him up for sale. According to Italian website Tuttomercatoweb ...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 15 days ago 12,435 reads 8 comments

  11. Andre Ayew to West Ham: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

    West Ham United have signed Andre Ayew from Swansea City . The Welsh club confirmed the news on Monday, noting that t he Ghana international forward agreed to join the Londoners for a club-record £20...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 15 days ago 3,478 reads 9 comments

  12. Manchester United Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Jose Fonte and More

    Southampton maintain that reported Manchester United transfer target Jose Fonte is not for sale, while young striker James Wilson could be in line for another loan move to the Championship, with Birmingham said to be in the driving seat...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 16 days ago 7,391 reads 1 comments

  13. Thomas Vermaelen to Roma: Latest Loan Details, Reaction and More

    Barcelona confirmed that centre-back Thomas Vermaelen was loaned to AS Roma on Monday with the option for a permanent move at the end of the season...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 16 days ago 4,351 reads 22 comments

  14. Arsenal's Need for a Defender Is More Pressing Than a Striker After Gabriel Blow

    Ordinarily, any Arsenal victory over Manchester City would be something to celebrate. Even triumphing in a pre -season friendly can be interpreted as a positive omen for the forthcoming campaign...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 16 days ago 4,068 reads 23 comments

  15. Breaking the Transfer Record Offers No Guarantee of Success to Manchester United

    In the summer of 2014, Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward boasted that his club had the funds and clout to sign any player in the world...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 16 days ago 20,433 reads 123 comments

  16. Why Chelsea Are Wrong to Send Andreas Christensen out on Loan Again

    When John Terry was coming through the ranks and learning his trade at Chelsea , it was Marcel Desailly who played a big part in his development. The influence of the Frenchman on the youngster's career was significant...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 16 days ago 11,280 reads 47 comments

  17. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest on Romelu Lukaku Amid Everton Contract Rumours

    Romelu Lukaku reportedly remains hopeful of getting a move back to Chelsea this summer, but Everton believe they can persuade him to stay at Goodison Park by offering him a new £135,000-a-week contract...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 16 days ago 4,098 reads 0 comments

  18. Liverpool Boss Jurgen Klopp's Key Decisions Ahead of 2016-17 Season

    Sunday's 4-0 defeat away to Bundesliga challengers Mainz 05 drew a disappointing close to Liverpool 's pre -season preparations, with Jurgen Klopp 's former side enjoying ...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 16 days ago 13,939 reads 35 comments

  19. Arsenal Transfer News: Lukas Klostermann Rumours Emerge After Gabriel Injury

    Arsenal are reportedly considering moving for RB Leipzig’s Lukas Klostermann as they seek to ease their defensive crisis...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 16 days ago 13,334 reads 31 comments

  20. Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino's Key Decisions Ahead of 2016-17 Season

    Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino was back at work at the club's training ground by mid-June. The recently concluded campaign's 5-1 final-day defeat to Newcastle United will have hastened his desire to return...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 16 days ago 7,495 reads 13 comments

  21. Pep Guardiola Facing Big Week as His Manchester City Side Looks Undercooked

    Manchester City ended their pre-season calendar with a 3-2 defeat to Arsenal in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Sunday after a performance that added further weight to the theory Pep Guardiola's ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 16 days ago 5,037 reads 36 comments

  22. Jese Rodriguez to PSG: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

    Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez, it was confirmed on Monday. Real Madrid revealed a move for the 23-year-old had been finalised via their official website...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 16 days ago 10,180 reads 52 comments

  23. Javier Manquillo Needs a Loan Move, but Atletico Madrid Must Find the Right Club

    Because of the nature of the job at the highest level, footballers can often be seen to have achieved a lot in a short space of time without actually achieving anything at all...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 16 days ago 1,192 reads 4 comments

  24. James Rodriguez Must Take His Chance in the Super Cup Final for Real Madrid

    Real Madrid 's 2016-17 season is set to get underway with a chance at silverware right off the bat. The UEFA Super Cup final will pit Real, the winners of last season's Champions League, against Sevilla, the Europa League champions, on Tuesday...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 16 days ago 8,434 reads 37 comments

  25. Arsenal Transfer News: Mauro Icardi in Olivier Giroud Part-Exchange Rumours

    Arsenal are reportedly ready to offer Inter Milan €35 million (£29.77 million) plus striker Olivier Giroud in an attempt to secure forward Mauro Icardi...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 16 days ago 17,862 reads 80 comments