Manchester United and Real Madrid Fight Over Donnarumma’s Signature

AC Milan might have a hard time keeping Gianluigi Donnarumma as the young goalkeeper has the eyes of Real Madrid and Manchester United set on him.   According to reports, the football powerhouses are keeping tabs on the kid wonder.   The Los Blancos is allegedly seeking to replace Keylor Navas while United is also…

United and Lyon Agree on Depay’s Transfer

Manchester United’s Memphis Depay is on his way to the French club, Lyon after both squads settled for a £21.7M transfer fee.   According to reports, the initial deal was pegged at £16M. However, add-ons, such as qualifying in the Champions League was included in the agreement.   The Red Devils have also agreed to…

Swansea Seals Deal With Tom Carroll and Martin Olsson

In an attempt to avoid relegation, Swansea bolstered its line-up with the acquisition of Tom Carrol and Martin Olsson.   Carroll was a product of the Tottenham academy and formally joined the squad in 2011.   Unfortunately, he fell down in the pecking order and was loaned to different clubs such as Leyton Orient, Derby…

Van Gaal on Sabbatical, Not Retiring

After hitting the headlines with news of his unexpected retirement, Louis Van Gaal refuted all claims that he will be leaving football for good.   In an interview with the Spanish media, Cardena Ser, he stressed that he is simply on sabbatical.   “No, no no. I have not retired. I am just taking a…

Toure Chooses Football Over Money, Turns Down Lucrative China Deal

Yaya Toure refused to join the exodus of big players going to the Chinese Super League as he turned down a £430,000 weekly offer.   The 33-year-old Ivory Coast international’s currently earns £240,000 per week and his contract will expire this summer. In addition, Manchester City’s manager, Pep Guardiola did not give him any assurance…

Match Preview: Manchester United vs. Liverpool

The last time that Manchester United and Liverpool met, their highly competitive match ended in a scoreless stalemate. Will these two settle for a mere point again?   Manchester United currently enjoys a nine-match winning streak, something that could have given them a better rank if not for the inconsistencies that they have shown in…

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Juventus

This is yet another acid test for Fiorentina. The team is still on the verge of recovering from its three-match winless streak and this is slowly pushing them out of the league’s top 10.   As for Juventus, this is their chance to increase their lead against title rival, Roma, which never fails to increase…

Match Preview: Sevilla vs. Real Madrid

This is going to be a rematch for both clubs, which, just recently, went against each other to snatch a spot in the quarter-finals of Copa del Rey.   The Los Blancos dominated the two-legged match. However, Sevilla’s resilience cannot be disregarded.   Their undeniable strength at home is evident with how they forced Real…

Match Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City

Everton is one of the clubs to beat in this competition and Manchester City is definitely a powerhouse that will not easily throw the white towel.   As these two clubs meet, one can only expect a down the wire match that has a high possibility of ending in a draw (3.83) or for those…

Match Preview: Swansea vs. Arsenal

Swansea’s change of management, which started with Paul Clement’s arrival is expected to bring them the much needed points.   So far, they have been successful when they ended their four-match losing streak with a win against Crystal Palace. But the said success was short lived. The team was eliminated in the FA Cup after…

Dybala Not Leaving Juve

Despite the clamor for his signature, Juventus’ Paulo Dybala will not leave Juventus.   The Argentina international has been targeted by Primera Division’s powerhouses, Real Madrid and Barcelona.   However, the young prodigy shared that he has not received any offers from the said clubs. He also explained that he sees no problem if he…

Rakitic Stays at Barcelona

No, Ivan Rakitic is not leaving Barcelona.   Recently, the attacking midfielder has been at the center of controversy when a media outfit from Croatia reported that he is on his way to Manchester City.   The club’s manager, Luis Enrique has already denied such stories, stating that not all news is credible.   To…