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Pochettino’s first Tottenham team: Flops to get a second chance?

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Talksport

Last season was a write off for Tottenham Hotspur. Numerous new signings, the sacking of Andre Villas-Boas, a string of poor displays, heavy defeats and a madcap few months under the gilet-sporting Tim Sherwood left Spurs fans feeling a little demoralised. But now former Southampton boss Mauricio Pochettino is at the helm and things are beginning to settle down. The first-team, and several ...Full Story »

Brazil cannot have a foreign coach, warns Parreira

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Fox Sports

Departing Brazil technical director Carlos Alberto Parreira has warned the country's football federation (CBF) against appointing a foreign coach. Luiz Felipe Scolari stood down as the Selecao's coach after their World Cup dream fell apart in a 7-1 semi-final hammering by Germany, followed by another defeat to Holland in the third place play-off. His backroom staff left with him and attentio...Full Story »

Negredo: I don't want to leave Man City

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Fox Sports

Striker Alvaro Negredo insists he is happy at Manchester City and is not looking to leave the club. The 28-year-old has been linked with a move back to Spain only a year after leaving Sevilla for the Barclays Premier League. But in a Q&A on City's website, Negredo denied he was homesick and said: "I don't want to leave City." "I'm very happy and very settled here. I had a difficult end ...Full Story »

Espanyol keeper quashes Arsenal transfer talk

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Talksport

Arsenal target Kiko Casilla has ruled out departing Espanyol this summer and says he will not leave the Spanish club on a free transfer next year either. The Gunners, who are in the market for a back-up goalkeeper after losing Lukasz Fabianski to Swansea City, have monitored Casilla for the past year and were thought to have lined him up as a replacement for the Pole. Casilla, who came throu...Full Story »

Revealed? Podolski and Ozil inspect Sami Khedira's potential package

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Talksport

Apologies, but when we saw this pic we couldn't resist going all Carry On, Arsenal. On a serious note, it looks like Sami Khedira could join his Germany colleagues Lukas Podolski and Mesut Ozil at Arsenal soon. Reports claim that Arsenal have agreed a €25m deal with Real Madrid for the Champions League and World Cup-winning midfielder, who will apparently boast an almighty pay packet. ...Full Story »

Liverpool and Tottenham battle to sign Swansea City defender Ben Davies as Spurs agree £10 million fee

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Telegraph.co.uk

Tottenham agree £10m fee with Swansea for Ben Davies but Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is weighing up improved offer for Wales international In demand: Swansea rejected Liverpool's bid for Ben Davies in favour of an offer from Spurs Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is ready to make a second bid for Ben Davies after it emerged Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a £10 million fee with ...Full Story »

Man United transfer blow! Vidal is NOT FOR SALE, say Juventus

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Talksport

Bad news Manchester United fans, as Juventus have stated they have no intension of selling top target Arturo Vidal this summer. The 27-year-old playmaker, who has three years left in his contract with the Italian champions, has been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford having impressed during the World Cup. New Red Devils manager Louis van Gaal is keen to strengthen his squad ahead of...Full Story »

Transfer news: Barcelona bid for Valencia defender Jeremy Mathieu

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Sky Sport

Jeremy Mathieu: Wanted by Barcelona Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta has revealed that the club have made an offer for Valencia defender Jeremy Mathieu. The 30-year-old centre-back, who has been capped twice by France, is reported to have a 20 million euro price tag as Barcelona continue their hunt for Carles Puyol’s replacement. Puyol’s retirement from football at t...Full Story »

Xu Xin has become a headline story in a leading Chinese sports publication - China get the Atletico bug

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Marca.com

One of the young home-grown talents training under Simeone at Atlético this preseason is creating something of a stir. The player concerned is Chinese-born Xu Xin, who last season lined up as part of Atlético 'C' and now, as a result of a lot of hard work, has earned himself a shot at playing alongside the best. Xu Xin joined the 'Rojiblancos' from Shanghai Shenhua, a team with whic...Full Story »

Ancelotti: 20 years on the bench

Posted Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Marca.com

Carlo Ancelotti is celebrating a career milestone, having spent 20 years on the bench as a manager. He has won three Champions Leagues, domestic leagues in three countries, domestic Cups in another three, UEFA Super Cups, and even a FIFA Club World Cup. Next season is also lining up to be the biggest challenge of his coaching career to date, with a bid to lead Real Madrid to victory in six com...Full Story »

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