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Hazard could be kicked out of English football, warns Mourinho

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by Goal.com

The Chelsea boss believes the Belgian is forced to endure too much physical punishment from opposing teams and fears it could end up driving him away Eden Hazard could leave English football unless referees clamp down on the physical treatment he receives from opposing players, according to Jose Mourinho.Hazard shone even as Chelsea ended up on the receiving end of a shock 5-3 defeat to Tottenh...Full Story »

City and United's failed Pepe pursuit

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by Marca.com

MANCHESTER GIANTS HAVE ENQUIRED ABOUT DEFENDER Real Madrid are absolutely not considering selling Pepe at this moment in time. In line with the stance he has adopted regarding Gareth Bale, Florentino Pérez has no interest in any offers for the Portuguese centre-back, who isn't short of suitors.Both Manchester United and Manchester City have had their sights on Pepe, but the Real president ...Full Story »

Lukas Podolski arrives in Italy to complete Inter move

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by Marca.com

GERMAN MOVED A STEP CLOSER TO LEAVING ARSENAL Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski is on the brink of joining Inter Milan on loan for the rest of the season.The Germany forward landed in Milan to a mob of Italian supporters throwing Inter scarves around his neckPodolski will undergo a medical on Saturday before signing over the weekend.Having missed out on the signing of Alessio Cerci, who is set to ...Full Story »

Steven Gerrard: I will return to serve Liverpool again one day

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by theguardian.com

· Gerrard unable to confirm his next destination · ‘Saying goodbye will be difficult but it's in everyone's best interests' · Barney Ronay: an icon in Liverpool decline, a captivating figure · Reaction to Gerrard decision · Daniel Taylor: captain makes right call · In pictures: defining moments from midfielder's career Steven Gerrard did not want speculation ...Full Story »

Leicester City vs Newcastle preview - Drinkwater out for Leicester

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by PA

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson will make changes for the FA Cup third round visit of Newcastle. Midfielder Danny Drinkwater misses out after injuring a groin in Thursday's 2-2 draw at Liverpool. Defender Paul Konchesky returns from suspension while midfielders Jeffrey Schlupp and Riyad Mahrez are available for their last match before the African Cup of Nations. While a win against Newcastle ...Full Story »

Milton Keynes Dons 0 : 1 Chesterfield - Roberts sends Spireites through

Posted Friday, January 02, 2015 by PA

Chesterfield made no mistake in their second-round rematch in the FA Cup as they won 1-0 at MK Dons thanks to Gary Roberts' strike. The Spireites won by the same scoreline at stadium:mk last month only for the Football Association to order a replay after they fielded Georg Margreitter, who was ineligible for the tie. The man who scored the only goal in the original game, Armand Gnanduillet, ha...Full Story »

Cardiff City 3 : 1 Colchester United - Cardiff cruise into fourth round

Posted Friday, January 02, 2015 by PA

Cardiff breezed into the fourth round of the FA Cup with a comfortable 3-1 victory over Colchester on Friday night. There might only have been 4,194 present - the lowest crowd in the six-year history of the Cardiff City Stadium - as home fans showed their apathy following a poor run of league form under manager Russell Slade. But if the magic of the cup was in short supply off the pitch, Slade...Full Story »

Malaga vs Almeria preview - Martinez warns Almeria defenders

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by PA

Coach Juan Ignacio Martinez thinks his defence will have to be as solid as a rock if Almeria are to avoid defeat at Malaga on Saturday. Martinez's team ended 2014 on a high by recording a rare win at Celta Vigo, but they begin the new year with one of their most difficult assignments yet. Malaga go into Saturday's match at La Rosaleda on the back of a four-match winning streak in all competiti...Full Story »

Glasgow Rangers vs Dumbarton preview - Rangers begin life after Macleod

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by PA

Rangers must find a way to cope without Lewis Macleod for Saturday's home match against Dumbarton and beyond after the midfielder joined Brentford this week. Caretaker boss Kenny McDowall, meanwhile, takes charge of the side for the first time at Ibrox. Defender Marius Zaliukas (knee) lacks fitness but has rejoined the first-team squad while goalkeeper Cammy Bell (shoulder) is continuing with ...Full Story »

Hearts vs Hibernian FC preview - Quartet out for Hearts

Posted Saturday, January 03, 2015 by PA

Hearts go into the Edinburgh derby again without four players. Osman Sow, Kevin McHattie and Dale Carrick are in light training following injuries while Soufian El Hassnaoui is still out with an ankle problem. Head coach Robbie Neilson said ahead of the visit of Hibernian: "It should be an entertaining game. The pressure can sometimes get to players and they worry about making mistakes, but it...Full Story »

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