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European Champions Spain suffered a shock defeat against Slovakia who beat the champions at home in Zilian. The home side took the lead against the run of play in the 17th minute when Juraj Kucka’s scored a free kick which deceived Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas. Spain dominated the rest of the first half but could not break down the Slovakian defence. Spain found it hard to break down the... Read more
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has confirmed that he will leave the club in the near future if he is the second choice keeper to Thibault Courtois. Cech has found himself on the bench for the majority of Chelsea’s games this season and has confirmed he will be looking for first team football with the European Championships in 2016. Cech who has been at the club for 10 years and has almost made 500... Read more
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted he took a calculated risk when he signed Mario Balotelli from AC Milan. Liverpool who spent 16 million on Balotelli have failed to see a return on their investment after a slow start from the striker. Balotelli has failed to score in the Premier League and has only scored 1 goal in 9 games. "I always said it was about availability and affordability... Read more
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has publicly apologised to the fans and his team mates following his red card against West Ham. Rooney was sent off for kicking out at West Ham midfielder Stewart Downing who was counter attacking for the home side. Following the game Rooney said “I knew at the time that I misjudged it. "It is a red card and I don't think it will benefit anyone to appeal... Read more
The draw for the Capital One Cup has been announced with several Premier League clashes being drawn. Holders Manchester City was drawn against Newcastle, whilst Liverpool was drawn against Swansea and stoke was drawn against Southampton. The full draw is below Tottenham v Brighton Stoke v Southampton Bournemouth v West Brom Shrewsbury v Chelsea Liverpool v Swansea MK Dons v Sheffield United... Read more
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has back his captain Steven Gerrard following several poor result from Liverpool. Liverpool who have lost 3 of their opening 5 games find themselves in the bottom half of the table. Many fans and experts have questioned Gerrard’s performances and the new role he is playing in. However, Rodgers said when being asked is he worried about Gerrard’s form “No concerns... Read more
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has criticised his teams defending following Sunday’s 5-3 defeat. United found themselves 3-1 up after 57 minutes after goals from Van Persie 13 Di María 16 Herrera 57. Leicester however thought back to stun united with 4 goals in 21 minutes which left new manager Van Gaal stunned Following the game Rooney said “It’s really disappointing,” he said. “Going 3-... Read more
Champions league round up The start of the Champions League group stages produced some surprising result. Only 1 of the 4 English clubs managed to record a win in their first game, which is the lowest since the competition began, La Liga winners Atlético Madrid also lost to Olympiakos. Below are the results from each group Group A Juventus 2-0 Malmö FF Olympiakos 3-2 Atl Madrid Group B Liverpool... Read more
Leeds owner Massimo Cellino has confirmed that he will ignore football agents when making his decision to appoint a new head coach for the championship side. The club are looking for a new manager following the sacking of former manager Dave Hockaday who was sacked after just 10 weeks in charge. Leeds owner Cellino told the club website “There are many people in football being mentioned to me and... Read more
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed midfielder Jordan Henderson as the new vice captain at the club. The vice captain role has been vacant since Liverpool defender Daniel Agger left the club. Henderson looked likely to leave Liverpool in 2012 as he was struggling to secure a regular place in the side under Kenny Dalgish. Following the announcement Rodgers said “Yes, Jordan is our new... Read more