Tag Archives: Anfield

Skipper ruled out

2 Mar

Stoke midfielder Glenn Whelan will be fit to face Newcastle this evening, but Ryan Shawcross misses out through injury once again. Whelan broke his nose during the 2-1 win over Aston Villa at the weekend but managed to play through the pain barrier and will do the same this evening. Marc Muniesa is likely to […]

Premier League strugglers offer contract to ex-Arsenal man

1 Mar

The Ivorian has been training with the Black Cats for last three weeks in a bid to land a deal. And according to Italian footy expert Emanuele Giulianelli, Sam Allardyce is ready to take a punt on the full-back.

Everton £200m takeover imminent

27 Feb

Everton are 11th in the Premier League table and are in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup Everton are on course for a £200m takeover deal within days – but not with the US consortium that has been in negotiations with owner Bill Kenwright. It is believed the club’s main shareholders – including Kenwright – […]

‘Maybe Chelsea just don’t want us to see how bad he is?’ – Blues fans react as Pato is still not deemed fit enough

27 Feb

Guus Hiddink revealed on Friday that January loan signing Alexandre Pato is still not fit enough to make his Chelsea debut. Pato joined from Corinthians having spent last season on loan at Sao Paulo with the Brazilian outfit keen to get rid of the former Brazil forward. With Radamel Falcao also on loan, Chelsea have two […]

Robert Pires announces retirement in 2016: ‘This isn’t news – the fact he was still playing football is news’

25 Feb

Robert Pires has announced his retirement from football. Yes, Robert Pires. Apparently he’s been playing for FC Goa in India. How did we miss that?! Here is a selection of tongue-in-cheek reaction to the retirement that shocked the football world. Sort of.

Poems about football which are sure to enthral (possibly!)

22 Feb

“Come here, you.” West Ham manager Slaven Bilic went all emotional on us at the weekend. “I have to get poetry lessons to describe his importance to us,” he said of Hammers midfielder Dimitri Payet, who orchestrated their 5-1 victory over Blackburn in the FA Cup fifth round. So we asked you to get involved […]