1. Manchester United Scout Torben Aakjaer Sacked for Alleged Slurs on Facebook

    Manchester United have sacked European scout Torben Aakjaer following an internal investigation into alleged offensive Facebook posts. United were alerted to the situation by the Guardian , reported by Daniel Taylor of the publication...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 12 days ago 12,583 reads 20 comments

  2. Lionel Messi Transfer Rumours: Latest News and Comments on Barcelona Star

    Lionel Messi would become the most wanted man in football if he decided to leave Barcelona, and recent signs of discontent from the Camp Nou hint that prospect is more realistic than ever before...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 12 days ago 33,030 reads 48 comments

  3. Alexandre Lacazette Transfer Rumours: Latest News and Speculation on Lyon Star

    Alexandre Lacazette is drawing increasing attention from the Premier League, with both Liverpool and Manchester City reportedly interested in a January deal. However, an injury could hamper a potential transfer...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 12 days ago 8,496 reads 32 comments

  4. Paul Pogba Transfer Rumours: Latest News and Speculation on Juventus Star

    Paul Pogba may well be the best central midfielder in world football, and when a player reaches that level, his name becomes hot topic in every transfer window...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 24,075 reads 88 comments

  5. Jordan Claim Ahmad Hayel Left in 'Semi-Coma' by Asian Cup Doping Tests

    Jordan striker Ahmad Hayel was reportedly left in a "semi-coma and with hypothermia" after undergoing anti-doping tests at the 2015 Asian Cup. This quote comes via Jordanian FA general secretary Fadi Zureikat , per BBC Sport ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 2,796 reads 4 comments

  6. Lionel Messi Admits Barcelona Dressing Room Unrest, Denies Argentina Quit Talk

    Lionel Messi has acknowledged the atmosphere within Barcelona's dressing room has "deteriorated" in recent times due to continued speculation over the inner-happenings of the Catalan club...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 13,045 reads 35 comments

  7. Lionel Messi's Treatment of Barcelona Slammed by Spanish Media

    Lionel Messi can't escape the headlines right now. Two days after finishing second to Cristiano Ronaldo in the 2014 Ballon d'Or vote—prior to which he suggested he ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 37,432 reads 107 comments

  8. Gareth Bale Transfer Rumours: Latest News on Manchester United Target

    Manchester United are said to have made a £117 million bid to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid, according to reports...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 46,539 reads 63 comments

  9. Thierry Henry Slams Arsenal Fans over Arsene Wenger Abuse, Hails Alexis Sanchez

    Thierry Henry believes the "joke" fans who verbally abused Arsene Wenger after Arsenal 's December loss to Stoke were "out of order" for expressing their frustration in such a manner...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 14,421 reads 38 comments

  10. Jermain Defoe, Jozy Altidore Reportedly Set for Sunderland-Toronto Transfer Swap

    Sunderland are set to complete the signing of Toronto FC striker Jermain Defoe, an agreement which will reportedly see Jozy Altidore head the opposite way. Continue for updates...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 9,656 reads 24 comments

  11. Lazio Ace Felipe Anderson's Dad Reportedly Arrested on Suspected Double Homicide

    The father of Lazio 's in-form attacking midfielder Felipe Anderson has reportedly been arrested on suspicion of double homicide...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 4,701 reads 3 comments

  12. Manchester United Transfer News: Red Devils Confident of Lionel Messi Finances

    Manchester United have a financial structure in place which could facilitate the unlikely acquisition of Lionel Messi , should the Barcelona man ever opt to represent another European side...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 13 days ago 25,681 reads 54 comments

  13. Arsenal Transfer News: Ilkay Gundogan Bid Reported, New Krystian Bielik Rumours

    Arsene Wenger 's "long-term interest" in Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has finally seen the Arsenal boss launch an attempt to sign the German, according to Simon Rice of The Independent ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 14,006 reads 21 comments

  14. Manchester United Transfer News: Morgan Schneiderlin £25M Bid Rumours Emerge

    Roma's unwillingness to sell Kevin Strootman has upped manager Louis van Gaal and Manchester United 's interest in Southampton 's Morgan Schneiderlin , according to reports...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 7,884 reads 27 comments

  15. Cristiano Ronaldo Opens Up on Gareth Bale Fallout, Targets Lionel Messi Record

    Cristiano Ronaldo has played down reports suggesting he is frustrated with Real Madrid team-mate Gareth Bale , saying the Welsh winger is a "very important player" for the European champions...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 22,135 reads 44 comments

  16. Manchester United Transfer News: Radamel Falcao's Agent Fuels Juventus Rumours

    Jorge Mendes , the agent behind Radamel Falcao 's loan to Manchester United, has hinted the Colombian striker could join Juventus next season...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 26,897 reads 60 comments

  17. Yaya Sanogo to Crystal Palace: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

    Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo has joined Crystal Palace on loan for the remainder of the season. The Frenchman's move was confirmed by the Gunners' official Twitter account: ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 3,601 reads 12 comments

  18. Ballon d'Or 2014: How Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and More Voted

    Neither Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi voted for each other in the 2014 Ballon d'Or stakes. The former triumphed during Monday's gala—which is now destined to be remembered ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 5,515 reads 2 comments

  19. Louis Van Gaal's Use of Angel Di Maria Slammed by Manchester United Great

    Former Manchester United winger Lou Macari has urged Louis van Gaal to play Angel Di Maria in "any other position" than the central forward role he was given during the 1-0 defeat to Southampton ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 10,039 reads 19 comments

  20. Cristiano Ronaldo Wins 2014 Ballon d'Or Award, Beats Lionel Messi, Manuel Neuer

    Cristiano Ronaldo has been named FIFA's 2014 Ballon d'Or winner, beating Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer to football's most coveted individual prize. FIFA...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 50,409 reads 246 comments

  21. Arsenal Transfer News: William Carvalho Bid Readied, Latest Gunners Rumours

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly weighing up a £25 million move for Sporting Lisbon powerhouse William Carvalho...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 20,858 reads 58 comments

  22. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Raphael Varane, Lionel Messi, Marco Reus Rumours

    Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola has rubbished rumours which suggest the German champions wish to sign Raphael Varane from Real Madrid , providing Chelsea with a potential boost in the hunt for the defender's signature...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 14 days ago 11,044 reads 19 comments

  23. Matija Nastasic to Schalke: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

    Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic has joined Schalke on loan for the remainder of the season. Continue for updates. Nastasic Medical Completed Wednesday, Jan...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 15 days ago 3,193 reads 16 comments

  24. Manchester United Transfer News: Samir Nasri Reveals Sir Alex Ferguson Snub

    Samir Nasri has revealed he met Sir Alex Ferguson ahead of a possible transfer to Manchester United in 2011 before deciding to leave Arsenal for Manchester City...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 15 days ago 16,170 reads 25 comments

  25. Former Afghanistan Manager Yousef Kargar Has Surgery After Being Stabbed in Back

    Former Afghanistan national football coach Mohammad Yousef Kargar is in hospital after being stabbed in the back on Saturday. BBC Sport reported the incident, which allegedly saw Kargar attacked "near his home" on the outskirts of Kabul...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 15 days ago 3,287 reads 2 comments