Man Utd or Man City - who has spent more money since 2008?
ANALYSISManchester City and Manchester United spent more money on transfer fees in the past three months than any other football clubs in the world.It's a new peak in a pattern of phenomenal spending in Manchester that stretches back to 2008, [...]
Save your €110m - Pogba wouldn't get in the Manchester City team
COMMENTOnce upon a time Manchester City identified Paul Pogba as a transfer target but for a number of reasons a deal was left incomplete.Pogba was seemingly unwilling to leave Juventus last summer when news of City’s interest materialised, [...]
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Transfer News - Chelsea boss Conte eyeing midfield reinforcements from Brazil
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:The Sun reports that Arsenal want Bournemouth manager EDDIE HOWE to replace ARSENE WENGER as Gunners boss when the Frenchman's contract expires in the summer.West Brom will look to bring [...]
Greg Clarke labels 2022 countdown clock 'daft'
New Football Association chairman Greg Clarke has derided the countdown clock to the 2022 World Cup that his predecessor Greg Dyke had installed at St George's Park as "a joke". The clock was erected at England's training base in Staffordshire [...]
The FA backs Michael van Praag in UEFA presidential race
The Football Association has announced its support for Michael van Praag in the race to replace Michel Platini as UEFA president at next week's extraordinary congress in Athens.The 68-year-old Dutch football boss is up against the relatively unknown [...]
Neymar strike gives Brazil victory over Colombia
Neymar's second-half strike earned Brazil a 2-1 victory in the World Cup South American qualifying clash with Colombia in Manaus.It could turn out to be a vital winner as it moved the hosts into second place in the group, one point behind Uruguay [...]
Holland lament misfortune after being held by Sweden in World Cup qualifier
Holland coach Danny Blind lamented his side's misfortune after seeing what would have been a stoppage-time winner from Bas Dost ruled out as their opening World Cup qualifier ended 1-1 in Sweden. Blind has found himself under pressure to rebuild [...]
European champions Portugal lose to Switzerland in opening World Cup qualifier
European champions Portugal suffered a 2-0 defeat away to Switzerland in their opening 2018 World Cup Group B qualifier. Breel Embolo headed the Swiss in front at St Jakob-Park on 22 minutes, before Admir Mehmedi fired in a second on the [...]
Rashford hopes hat-trick heroics give Mourinho and Allardyce food for thought
Hat-trick hero Marcus Rashford hopes he has sent a message to Sam Allardyce and Jose Mourinho after his England Under-21 debut treble. The Manchester United striker scored three in front of senior boss Allardyce to help the Young Lions to a 6-1 rout [...]