• Messi legend grows with all-time Champions League scoring record

    ESPN FC "Lionel Messi added yet another record to his already legendary collection after scoring three goals in Tuesday's 4-0 victory for Barcelona against Apoel, taking his all-time Champions League tally so far to a mind-blowing 74, four ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and three ahead of former record-holder..." November 25

  • What would Barcelona do without Lionel Messi?

    Sporting News "What would Barcelona do without Lionel Messi? Since hinting in a recent interview with Argentine sports paper Ole that his long-term future may lie away from the Catalan club, the striker has returned to his brilliant best and broken two of football's most remarkable records in the space of..." November 25

  • Real Madrid step up interest in Liverpool teenager Pedro Chirivella who has been billed as the next Xabi Alonso

    Daily Mail "Real Madrid are stepping up interest in Liverpool midfield prospect Pedro Chirivella. The Spain U18 captain was signed by Liverpool from Valencia a year ago when he was 16, beating off competition from Madrid and Barcelona as they struck a compensation deal for a bargain £200,000. Chirivella..." November 25

  • Jose Mourinho: Chelsea's unbeaten start reminds me of my 100-point season at Real Madrid

    Daily Mirror "Jose Mourinho paused as he thought about the last time one of his sides exploded out of the blocks as spectacularly as his current Chelsea team. “Maybe Madrid, when we got to 100 points in the league.” he said. “I don’t remember but maybe that one. “Maybe the second season at Chelsea when we..." November 24

  • Former Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes not available for Man Utd until DECEMBER

    Daily Star "Valdes, 32 was tipped for a comeback after United No.1 David de Gea dislocated a finger last week. But United sources say Valdes' knee injury is worse than first feared and he is not yet up to the rigours of a Premier League game." November 24

  • Atletico Madrid AGREE to sell Miranda to Manchester United for £20m

    Daily Star "ATLETICO MADRID will accept a £20m bid from Manchester United for defender Miranda in January, reports in Spain claim. United are in the market for a defender and have also been linked with Borussia Dortmund's Mats Hummels, Athletic Bilbao starlet Aymeric Laporte and West Ham's Winston..." November 23

  • Liverpool's Raheem Sterling dashes transfer hopes of Real Madrid with big hint at new contract

    Daily Mirror "Raheem Sterling has confirmed he is about to commit his long term future to Liverpool. The world-class teenager revealed on Friday he is on the verge of agreeing a new contract, and he insisted he wants to stay at Anfield "for many years to come". That news will come as a major relief to the..." November 22

  • Lionel Messi may leave Spain over tax jail threat

    The Guardian "Lionel Messi, hailed by many as the greatest footballer of all time, may leave Spain after continuing to fall foul of the tax authorities, sources have said. The player, who earlier this year agreed a new €50m (£40m) salary with Barcelona, has complained that he is being singled out for special..." November 22

  • Arsenal lead chase for Cech with keeper available for just £7m... but Real Madrid and Liverpool are also in hunt

    Daily Mail "Arsenal remain favourites to sign Petr Cech from Chelsea should they pay the £7million asking price. AC Milan, Roma and Real Madrid have all shown an interest while his agent maintains Liverpool are also in the frame. Cech, 32, who starred for the Czech Republic last week, wants to play..." November 22

  • Mascherano: Messi doesn't want Barcelona exit

    Goal.com "The veteran believes his teammate's comments about potentially leaving Camp Nou have been overblown. Lionel Messi is committed to Barcelona and isn't planning on leaving the club at the end of the season, according to Javier Mascherano. Messi hinted to Argentine newspaper Ole earlier this..." November 21

  • Gerrard's relationship with Liverpool should never be broken, says Suarez

    Daily Mail "Luis Suarez believes Steven Gerrard should remain at Liverpool for the rest of his career as the Anfield club is 'part of him'. Gerrard, who made his Liverpool debut in 1998, has been linked with moves away from Merseyside throughout his career, but looks unlikely to leave during the latter..." November 20

  • Manchester United to sell Angel Di Maria to PSG to fund Bale or Ronaldo transfer deal

    Metro "Manchester United are ready to sell Angel Di Maria to PSG in order to fund a raid on Real Madrid for either Cristiano Ronaldo or Gareth Bale. Di Maria has talked up an exit from Old Trafford in recent days, having hinted that he regretted not joining PSG in the summer, before saying he fancies..." November 20

  • Arsenal scrambling to complete Lars Bender signing as Barcelona threaten to cause chaos

    The Express "Reports last week claimed that Arsene Wenger was lining up a bid for the anchorman after missing out on Real Madrid's Sami Khedira. Bender, whose twin brother Sven plays for Borussia Dortmund, is highly regarded as one of the top enforcers in the Bundesliga, and Wenger was hoping to strike a..." November 20

  • Barcelona forward Lionel Messi hints he could leave Camp Nou

    Fox Sports "Lionel Messi has dropped the biggest hint yet that he could leave Barcelona, admitting that while he has always intended to retire at Camp Nou, "sometimes things don't work out as you plan". Since making his senior debut in October 2004, Messi has established himself as one of the greatest..." November 18

  • Manuel Neuer mocks Ballon d’Or contender Ronaldo: “I’m not an underwear model”

    101 Great Goals "Manuel Neuer mocks Ballon dOr contender Cristiano Ronaldo: Im not an underwear modelBayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has opened up about his chances of beating Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to the coveted Ballon d’Or. Advertisement The World Cup winning Neuer has taken shots at..." November 17

  • Real Madrid and Croatia's Luka Modric set for spell out with injury

    ESPN FC "Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is set for three weeks on the sidelines after picking up an injury while representing Croatia. Modric was substituted in the 27th minute of Croatia's 1-1 draw with Italy on Sunday, in a game that was suspended twice after missiles were thrown onto the..." November 17

  • Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho not a Barcelona target, says Joan Laporta

    ESPN FC "Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has denied that he is considering making an approach to appoint Jose Mourinho as head coach of the Liga club. Chelsea manager Mourinho held a coaching role at the Camp Nou between 1996 and 2000, working under Sir Bobby Robson and Louis van Gaal. It has..." November 17

  • Chelsea and Man City poised to TRIGGER Atletico Madrid star Koke's £48m release clause

    The Express "Spanish reports strongly claim the Premier League duo have their sights firmly set on signing the 22-year-old, and will bypass a traditional bid altogether. Koke is clearly an incredible talent who looks set to play an integral role in the Spanish national side for many years to..." November 16

  • Ronaldo sets Euro Championships goals record with 23rd vs. Armenia

    ESPN FC "With his game-winning goal against Armenia in Euro 2016 qualifying, Cristiano Ronaldo became the all-time leading scorer in UEFA European Championship history. The Portuguese striker put in a loose ball from point-blank range to help his country to a 1-0 win over a game Armenian squad. The goal..." November 16

  • Gerard Pique: Barcelona is my life and I do not plan to leave, I will fight for my place

    Daily Mail "World Cup-winning defender Gerard Pique looks set to snub a move to the Premier League after revealing he has no intention of leaving Barcelona. Pique has played in just eight of Barcelona's 15 games this season, and has not featured for Luis Enrique's side since their 3-1 loss to rivals Real..." November 16

  • Barcelona join Man Utd in race for Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo

    Daily Star "United are keen on bringing the Portuguese star back to Old Trafford, after selling him to the Spanish giants for a then-world record £80m in 2009. And according to reports from Spain, Barca have now made their interest known in the reigning World Player of the Year. Newspaper AS cites a..." November 15

  • Sami Khedira won't leave Real Madrid in January, may extend contract

    ESPN FC "Sami Khedira has no plans to leave Real Madrid in January and says his agent is still in talks with the club over a new deal. Khedira, 27, is only under contract with the European champions until the end of the season, and so has been linked with a move away in the winter transfer..." November 13

  • Chelsea plotting sensational bid for Real Madrid star and Man Utd target Gareth Bale

    The Express "According to Tuttomercatoweb, the Blues are looking at the availability of the Welshman as reports claim that he does not fit in with Carlo Ancelotti's latest formation. Bale joined the Spanish outfit from Tottenham in a deal worth £85million over a year ago, and has helped himself to 28 goals..." November 13

  • Luis Suarez thanks Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard for persuading him to reject Arsenal transfer

    Daily Mirror "Former Liverpool star Luis Suarez has thanked Steven Gerrard for talking him out of a move to Arsenal in 2013. The Gunners were keen on the Uruguayan hitman 15 months ago, with a reported £40million plus £1 move rejected by the Reds. Club captain Gerrard told Suarez to wait for one of..." November 13

  • Ronaldo denies referring to Lionel Messi by 'motherf*****' nickname as Real Madrid star fights back over claims

    Daily Mail "Cristiano Ronaldo has denied that his alleged nickname for Lionel Messi behind closed doors is 'motherf*****'. The Real Madrid forward was accused of regularly referring to his Barcelona counterpart by the name in Guillem Balague's book, MESSI, but Ronaldo insists it is untrue. 'News is..." November 12

  • Barcelona’s appeal heading to court over year-long transfer ban from FIFA

    Pro Soccer Talk "FC Barcelona will finally find out of they will have to endure a year-long transfer ban from FIFA. An appeal hearing has been arranged for Dec. 5. at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) as Barca questioned their sentence and have now had their appeal fast-tracked so it can be heard, and a..." November 12

  • Luis Suarez: I was treated like a criminal; Barca move done 'in secret'

    ESPN FC "In his new autobiography, Luis Suarez says he was being treated "like a criminal" when told to leave the Uruguay camp at the World Cup this summer. He also said that he felt he was finalising his summer transfer from Liverpool to Barcelona in an "undercover operation." Suarez had previously..." November 12

  • Chelsea close in on £19m transfer deal for Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane

    Metro "Chelsea look set to sign Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane in January after Jose Mourinho was given the green light to go ahead with a £19million deal. The Blues boss has made no secret of his interest in signing France international Varane in the past, and now Mourinho will push for him in..." November 12

  • Arsenal to make stunning £30m DOUBLE swoop for Barcelona stars in January

    The Express "ARSENAL are set to launch a stunning £30million January raid on Barcelona for duo Pedro and Dani Alves, who are both being followed by Liverpool, Manchester United and Chelsea. The Gunners are in dire need of reinforcements following a poor start to the Premier League campaign, and Arsene..." November 11

  • David Moyes: Ex-Man Utd boss named Real Sociedad manager

    BBC "Former Manchester United boss David Moyes has been named as the new manager of Spanish club Real Sociedad. It is the 51-year-old's first job since he was sacked as United manager in April after a 10-month spell in charge. Moyes replaces Jagoba Arrasate, who was dismissed by Sociedad after a..." November 11

  • Gerard Pique to have Barcelona crisis talks as Manchester United and Chelsea monitor developments

    Daily Mirror "Gerard Pique is set to put the Premier League's elite on alert by holding showdown talks with Barcelona. The Spain defender’s relationship with boss Luis Enrique has become increasingly strained in recent weeks. And MirrorSport understands that while Nou Camp chiefs are desperate to try and..." November 11

  • David Moyes set to be named manager of Real Sociedad according to reports in Spain

    Daily Mail "Former Manchester United manager David Moyes will be announced as the new boss of La Liga side Real Sociedad on Sunday, according to reports in Spain. Moyes. who was sacked by the Red Devils in April after less than a season in charge at Old Trafford, was given a tour of the Basque club earlier..." November 09

  • Lionel Messi equals Raul's career Champions League goals record

    ESPN FC "Lionel Messi equalled Raul's Champions League goal-scoring record with the 71st of his career during Barcelona's 2-0 Group F win at Ajax on Wednesday. Messi entered Barcelona's game against Ajax on 69 goals for his career and headed in his 70th in the 36th minute. Only four of Messi's Champions..." November 06

  • Ronaldo distances himself from United return by revealing he wants to extend his Real deal

    Daily Mail "Cristiano Ronaldo has dashed the hopes of Manchester United fans holding out for his return to Old Trafford. When the Real Madrid attacker collected his golden shoe award on Wednesday, he announced he would like to extend his contract with the reigning European Champions. 'We'll have to..." November 06

  • Marco Reus ready to SNUB massive Premier League offer to force through Barca move

    The Express "Reports yesterday suggested that City had joined Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal in the race to land the Borussia Dortmund star. Reus was in electric form for Dortmund against Galatasaray in the Champions League last night but hasn't been able to avert the German club's slide..." November 05

  • Barcelona’s Luis Suárez admits his surprise at Ballon d’Or snub

    The Guardian "Luis Suárez has admitted his surprise at not being included on Fifa’s 23-man shortlist for this year’s Ballon d’Or but vowed to not make an issue of his snub. The Barcelona striker was a notable absentee from the list when it was released last week, despite winning the Premier League’s Player..." November 04

  • Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo breaks Isidro Langara's 79-year La Liga record

    ESPN FC "Cristiano Ronaldo's opener for Real Madrid in the 4-0 defeat of Granada on Saturday saw him break Isidro Langara's 79-year-old record for the most goals scored in the first 10 La Liga games of the season. Langara set the record in 1935-36 when playing for Real Oviedo after scoring 16 goals in..." November 03

  • David Moyes linked with Real Sociedad job after Jagoba Arrasate sacked

    The Guardian "David Moyes has been linked with the Real Sociedad manager’s job after the Spanish club sacked their coach, Jagoba Arrasate, on Sunday. The Basque club were beaten 1-0 at home by Malaga on Saturday, which left them one point off the bottom with six points from 10 games. “Real Sociedad have..." November 03

  • Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has NO INTENTION of making £90m Man Utd move

    Daily Star "United have been linked with a £90m move for Bale in the winter transfer window with Isco impressing for the Spanish side during the Welsh winger's absence through injury. According to reports in Spain, the 25-year-old is happy in Madrid and enjoys playing for Carlo Ancelotti's team. In..." November 02

  • Liverpool to outbid Arsenal in transfer race for Barcelona star Pedro

    Metro "The 27-year-old is destined to leave Barca in the new year after falling out of favour under new manager Luis Enrique, and Arsenal had been in pole position to do business. But now reports in Spain say Liverpool are now poised to join the race and would be prepared to outbid Arsenal to get..." November 02

  • Real Madrid prepare a MEGA £20m bid for Tottenham keeper Hugo Lloris

    The Express "The Spanish giants have turned to Tottenham's France goalkeeper as a possible replacement for the long-serving Iker Cassillas, who has had an inconsistent campaign. Lloris is still Mauricio Pochettino's first-choice at White Hart Lane, but the Frenchman, despite signing a new five-year deal..." November 01

  • Real Madrid prepare a MEGA £20m bid for Tottenham keeper Hugo Lloris

    The Express "The Spanish giants have turned to Tottenham's France goalkeeper as a possible replacement for the long-serving Iker Cassillas, who has had an inconsistent campaign. Lloris is still Mauricio Pochettino's first-choice at White Hart Lane, but the Frenchman, despite signing a new five-year deal..." November 01

  • Capello: I tried to loan Messi for Juventus

    ESPN FC "Fabio Capello has revealed he once asked Frank Rijkaard during a match if he could take Lionel Messi on loan from Barcelona to Juventus. Messi, 27, is two goals short of breaking Telmo Zarra's all-time La Liga record of 251 strikes, and is among the 23 nominees for the 2014 Ballon d'Or having..." October 30

  • Pedro ‘will join Arsenal in £25m transfer deal if Barcelona don’t up game-time’

    Metro "Arsenal have moved a step closer to signing Barcelona winger Pedro after he reportedly told friends he’s wiling to join the Gunners in January. Arsene Wenger is a long-term admirer of Pedro and allegedly opened talks with Barca over a £25million deal for the player this week." October 30

  • Real Madrid keeper Keylor Navas ‘outraged’ after claims he was spied on

    The Guardian "Real Madrid’s goalkeeper Keylor Navas says he will take legal action after 24 Costa Rican government agents allegedly misused a database to access information about him and his sisters. Navas was reacting after Costa Rica’s Judicial Investigation Department announced 24 of its agents had been..." October 30

  • Source: Raul signs with New York Cosmos

    ESPN FC "The New York Cosmos have signed former Real Madrid and Spain striker Raul to a multi-year contract, a source with knowledge of the negotiations told ESPN FC. ESPN FC reported earlier that the two sides had agreed to terms, and it has now been confirmed that Raul has put pen to paper. "The..." October 29

  • Chelsea to make £24m January move for Gerard Pique

    Daily Star "According to the sensational report, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is hoping to pursue the signing of Pique in the winter transfer window, with the defender under-fire following a disappointing performance for Barcelona against Real Madrid on Saturday. Mourinho has limited defensive options beyond..." October 29

  • Real Madrid star Gareth Bale expected to be fit for Liverpool clash

    The Express "Wales star Bale has missed Real’s last three games including the crushing 3-0 win at Anfield as well as the El Clasico victory over La Liga rivals Barcelona. The 25-year-old will sit out the Copa Del Rey tie against Cornella and Saturday’s league clash away at Granada. But Carlo Ancelotti..." October 29

  • Manchester United close to signing Athletic Bilbao star Aymeric Laporte in £32m transfer deal

    Metro "Manchester United are set to win the race for Aymeric Laporte after agreeing to pay his £32million buyout clause in January. Laporte is rated as one of the most exciting young defenders around and had looked set to join Arsenal in the new year, to ease their defensive problems." October 29

  • David Moyes linked with football return at La Liga club Real Sociedad

    Daily Mirror "Former Manchester United boss David Moyes is reportedly on the Real Sociedad shortlist if the Spanish club decide to dispense with current coach Jagoba Arrasate. The Basque club are enduring a difficult campaign this term, winning just one of their first nine La Liga fixtures, while they were..." October 29

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