Tag Archives: Romelu Lukaku

‘Rival managers not at world’s top clubs’

10 Aug

Mourinho has signed Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pogba this summer Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says rival managers spoke out about the cost of Paul Pogba because their clubs are not big enough to do such a deal. Midfielder Pogba, 23, rejoined United on Tuesday for a world-record £89m. Arsenal manager Arsene […]

‘Miracle men’ in football hall of fame

8 Jun

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nottingham Forest’s European Cup-winning sides will be given two new team awards at a one-off ceremony later this year The team behind Nottingham Forest’s European Cup victories are to be inducted into the hall of fame at the National Football Museum. Forest, who won the European Cup in 1979 […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

3 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Monday, May 30: Higuain ‘open’ to Liverpool move, Arsenal target going nowhere and MORE

2 Jun

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain wants to leave Serie A outfit Napoli this summer and would be interested in a move to Liverpool, even though they have missed out on European qualification. (Daily Mirror) Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has rubbished claims that Arsenal target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, […]

Arsenal and Manchester United to battle it out for Wolfsburg’s £19m defender Ricardo Rodriguez

2 Jun

Arsenal and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signature of Ricardo Rodriguez, according to reports in Germany. The defender has been a regular for Wolfsburg since joining the club in 2012, racking up over 150 appearances. The 23-year-old has also excelled for Switzerland in major tournaments and clubs are now taking […]

Germany squad for Euro 2016 includes Podolski but not Reus and fans can’t believe it

31 May

Lukas Podolski is going to Euro 2016… as a player. The forward has been included in Germany’s team, but Marco Reus has missed out. Podolski spent three years at Arsenal where players enjoy a selfie or two and the 30-year-old was among the most active on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, so is he also going to the finals to lend the social media […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Tuesday, May 31: Atletico Madrid prepare ‘huge’ Costa bid, Barcelona target Man United star and MORE

31 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers… Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is preparing a huge bid to bring striker Diego Costa back from Chelsea. (Daily Star) In-demand and out-of-contract striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could choose to join his former club Malmo ahead of Manchester United this summer. (The Sun) Barcelona are considering a swoop for […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Tuesday, May 31: Atletico Madrid prepare ‘huge’ Costa bid, Barcelona target Man United star and MORE

31 May

Here are the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers… Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone is preparing a huge bid to bring striker Diego Costa back from Chelsea. (Daily Star) In-demand and out-of-contract striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could choose to join his former club Malmo ahead of Manchester United this summer. (The Sun) Barcelona are considering a swoop for […]

The most successful football clubs from Europe’s top four leagues revealed – ranked by total trophies won

29 May

Real Madrid’s 2016 Champions League final victory marked the club’s record 11th success in the European Cup. It’s Real’s second Champions League win in the past three seasons, as they succeed rivals Barcelona as European champions. But Real have claimed just one Spanish league title since 2008, while Barca have won six in that time, […]

The most successful football clubs from Europe’s top four leagues revealed – ranked by total trophies won

29 May

Real Madrid’s 2016 Champions League final victory marked the club’s record 11th success in the European Cup. It’s Real’s second Champions League win in the past three seasons, as they succeed rivals Barcelona as European champions. But Real have claimed just one Spanish league title since 2008, while Barca have won six in that time, […]