1. Roma Eye Serie A Title, but Can They Handle the Pressure?

    If Roman skies looked blue before, they are positively cloudless now. The optimism accrued during Rudi Garcia’s first season in charge of AS Roma , when a highly improbable ...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 1 day ago 2,860 reads 8 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 20 New Faces in the Premier League so Far This Summer

    Only a few short weeks into the summer transfer window, a whole host of new arrivals have put their name to deals with clubs to play in the 2014-15 Premier League season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 10,586 reads 26 comments

  3. Liverpool to Benefit from Steven Gerrard's Timely England Retirement

    When it finally came, it was against a low-key backdrop that represented pretty much the opposite of everything that Steven Gerrard has done in his football career...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 day ago 28,423 reads 113 comments

  4. Mata: We Will 'Compete for Titles' Again

    Juan Mata thinks Manchester United will be challenging for silverware this year under Louis van Gaal.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 1,401 reads 3 comments

  5. Lamela Delighted to Be Back Playing for Tottenham

    Erik Lamela admitted his delight to be back on the pitch for Tottenham, following a troublesome first year at the club.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 297 reads 0 comments

  6. Manchester United Transfer News: Juan Cuadrado Would Be a Star for Red Devils

    Manchester United 's summer has already yielded the signing of two potential future stars with Ander Herrera and Luke Shaw joining the club, but many supporters are getting antsy by the lack of "marquee" names arriving at Old Trafford ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 day ago 30,998 reads 59 comments

  7. What Can Southampton Fans Expect from Summer Signing Graziano Pelle?

    Graziano Pelle has become the latest striker to tread the dangerous, highly scrutinised path from Eredivisie to the Premier League, and Southampton fans are understandably wary of what £9 million has bought them...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 day ago 2,201 reads 7 comments

  8. Juan Roman Riquelme and 5 Returning Argentine Heroes

    The reception Juan Roman Riquelme received on Sunday afternoon as he finally returned to the club that moulded him into one of the greatest playmaking talents of the modern era was moving in the extreme...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 1 day ago 2,512 reads 2 comments

  9. Chelsea Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of July 21

    Now the World Cup is over, it's full steam ahead as clubs prepare for the new Premier League season. Chelsea have already signed Cesc Fabregas , Diego Costa and Filipe Luis this summer to strengthen in vital areas...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 day ago 16,366 reads 5 comments

  10. Tranmere Rovers vs. Everton: How the Toffees Will Line Up

    Everton launch their 2014-15 season on Tuesday, facing the first of five pre-season friendlies. Roberto Martinez's side make the short trip to Prenton Park, visiting a Tranmere side not met in competitive action since 2001...

    Matt Cheetham Written by Matt Cheetham about 1 day ago 3,843 reads 3 comments

  11. Negredo Injury Leaves Pressure on Dzeko and Jovetic to Deliver for Man City

    Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo has fractured his metatarsal and faces “a few months” on the sidelines, according to the player’s Instagram ( via BBC Sport )...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 day ago 1,956 reads 15 comments

  12. Barcelona Transfer News: Blaugrana Must Avoid Chasing Juan Cuadrado

    Being linked with stars from the World Cup is in vogue this time every four years. After shining on the biggest stage in the game, players are touted for moves to some of the most illustrious clubs around...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 16,893 reads 48 comments

  13. Real Madrid's Search for Attacking Talent Isn't the Answer to La Liga Struggles

    From a neutral's perspective, there's a lot to love about Real Madrid 's perennial quest for glamour. Seemingly intent on orchestrating footballing perfection, Florentino Perez ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 1 day ago 13,958 reads 75 comments

  14. Tottenham Hotspur's Youngsters Are Looking to Make Most of Pochettino Mandate

    Tottenham Hotspur 's opening goal in Mauricio Pochettino 's first match—a 3-3 draw with Seattle Sounders—was a product of the invention of two youth-team graduates. First up was Tom Carroll...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 1 day ago 3,201 reads 11 comments

  15. Barcelona Should Not Let Transfer Target Mats Hummels Move to Man United

    In Mats Hummels Barcelona have at last been linked with a centre-back who befits a club of their stature, but he appears to be slipping out of their hands...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 1 day ago 42,960 reads 139 comments

  16. Can Mateo Kovacic Become a Regular at Inter Milan This Season?

    After what turned out to be a disappointing World Cup for him and his Croatian side, Mateo Kovacic returned to his club duties with Inter Milan last week...

    Sasa Ibrulj Written by Sasa Ibrulj about 1 day ago 1,817 reads 2 comments

  17. VfL Osnabruck vs. Borussia Dortmund: How BVB Will Line Up

    Borussia Dortmund continue their preparations for the new Bundesliga and Champions League campaigns ahead with a pre-season friendly against VFL Osnabruck in Northern Germany on Tuesday night...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 1 day ago 2,588 reads 3 comments

  18. Bacca Can Be the Answer to Everton's Striking Woes

    Everton 's main concern after a successful first season under the stewardship of Roberto Martinez is to reinvigorate their forward line after losing Romelu Lukaku at the end of the campaign following his loan spell from Chelsea ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 147 reads 0 comments

  19. Is Real Madrid's Isco the Right Transfer Target for Liverpool?

    Liverpool 's transfer business continues apace as Brendan Rodgers looks to restructure his team for a renewed assault on the Premier League title and also compete in the Champions League in 2014-15...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 21,419 reads 99 comments

  20. Filipe Luis Could Be Final Piece in Jose's Puzzle

    It's been a busy summer already at Chelsea and it's not over if reports are to believed, with the likes of Antoine Griezmann and Raphael Varane still linked with transfers to Stamford Bridge in this close season...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 1,841 reads 0 comments

  21. Does Lambert Deserve Liverpool No. 9 Shirt?

    Judging players and their supposed roles at a club purely on the basis of squad numbers is always a risky business, but then few clubs have ever placed such importance on the history of a shirt than that of Liverpool ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 2,057 reads 0 comments

  22. Former Arsenal Defender Andre Santos Reportedly Attacked by Fans in Brazil

    Andre Santos is well acquainted with receiving criticism after games following some of the questionable performances he turned in for Arsenal. But the Brazilian international will have experienced nothing quite like the reaction he received on Sunday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 25,543 reads 17 comments

  23. Why Arturo Vidal Would Make Manchester United Instant Contenders Again

    Signing Arturo Vidal would, in one fell swoop, address Manchester United 's biggest on-field issues. This single addition to the playing staff has the potential to indeed make United instant contenders again...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 1 day ago 24,316 reads 54 comments

  24. Spurs Open Talks with Vorm

    Tottenham have opened talks with Swansea goalkeeper Michel Vorm over a potential move to White Hart Lane, according to Sky sources.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 1 day ago 354 reads 0 comments

  25. Have Atletico Madrid Replaced Key Players Well Enough to Retain La Liga Title?

    The 2014-15 La Liga season is still six weeks away, but the transfer market is in full swing with individual squads beginning to take shape...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 1 day ago 10,231 reads 29 comments