Chelsea to wait for â‚¬60m Ramos; Liverpool keeper has â€˜secret agreement' with Spanish giant - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelottihas moved to quash rumours that Spanish defender Sergio Ramos is heading for the exit door in January; with Chelsea and City having to wait until the summer to launch their moves.
Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge suffers serious injury in training ahead of Hull clash - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool suffered a huge blow ahead of their Premier League clash with Hull City striker Daniel Sturridgeis facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines after sufferingsuspected ankle ligament damage in training.
Tottenham vs Manchester United: Preview, Team News, Likely Line-Up and Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham Hotspur will take on Manchester United on Sunday in the Premier League at the White Hart Lane where Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas will be looking to bounce back strongly in the league, following their 6-0 humiliating defeat at the hands of Manchester City last weekend.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI against Hull + Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool travel to Hull City in the third out of four fantastic matches in the Premier League on Sunday. Having dramatically salvaged a draw away to bitter rivals Everton last time out, Brendan Rodgers side sit joint-second with Chelsea in the table, 4 points behind leaders Arsenal.
Revealed: Chelsea's mammoth â‚¬80m+Torres deal for Radamel Falcao - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
If reports emanating from France are to be believed, Falcao's stay at the principality will be more of a sojourn; with Chelsea cranking up the pressure on Monaco to sell their prized asset only months after the striker landed on the southern coast of France.
Liverpool interested in Salah; Manchester United eye move for Angel Di Maria? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool are interested in FC Basel forward Mohamed Salah, who caught the eye balls of scouts of top clubs yet again, following his brilliant performance against Chelsea in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Barcelona Eye January Move for Chelsea's David Luiz reports Spanish press - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Madrid based newspaper, AS, Barcelona will be paying attentions to see whether Chelsea are willing to sell Brazilian defender David Luiz or not in the January transfer window.
Arsenal show interest in Edinson Cavani reports French media - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports emanating from France, PSG's Edinson Cavani could be in for a summer exit from the club; with Arsenal said to be â€˜very interested' in the striker.
French newspaper, Le10Sport, are claiming that Cavani has been discretely looking for an early move away from the French capital, after becoming increasingly aggravated at the lack of starting opportunities in his favoured central berth.
Possible Arsenal Starting XI Against Cardiff - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will travel to Wales to face Cardiff City in the Premier League on Saturday, where Arsene Wenger's men would be looking to earn full three points and cement their position at the top of the league table.
Manchester United serious about Cash+Kagawa move for Marco Reus - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Man Utd have once more been strongly linked with a bid for German star, Marco Reus; with the Guardian reporting that the club are ready to offer Borussia Dortmund their former player, Shinji Kagawa as a sweetener in a potential deal.
Chelsea Rant: Courtois, Cech, and the Agony of Choice - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The Mirror reports that Chelsea reserve keeper,Thibaut Courtois, is unwilling to commit his future to the Blues; not until he receives assurances of regular playing time in West London, and the promise of a swift promotion to club number one.
Chelsea 'in talks' over â‚¬42m Colombian deal; Arsenal lead the chase for South American sensation - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to the Mirror, Chelsea are close to securing the services of Porto's Colombian striker, Jackson Martinez.
The newspaper, running with a story first found in Portuguese paper, 'A Bola', reports that Martinez' agent, Henrique Pompeo, flew to London this week for secret talks with Roman Abramovich's personal aide, Marina Granovskaia.
Football Match Fixing: Six arrested including Former Premier League player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Six people have been arrested including a former Premier League player as a part of an ongoing investigation on suspicion of fixing English football games, according to Exclusive reports from The Telegraph.
Tottenham Analysis: Â£110m bunch of flops? Blame game? AVB to lose job? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Andre Villas-Boas is under extreme pressure at the moment. After getting eviscerated by Manchester City 6-0 at the weekend at the Etihad, Tottenham hierarchies are left in doubt whether he at all remains the right person to steer the club to top four?
Chelsea Rant Why Juan Mata is wasted on the bench? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea qualified from their Champions League group in the most unconvincing manner one would imagine. They lost last night against Basel and yet they qualified, courtesy of favourable results from elsewhere.
Five things we learned about Chelsea in Basel defeat - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Swiss outfit Basel seem to be something of a bogey team for Chelsea, with Jose Mourinho's men slumping to a 1-0 defeat on Tuesday night against a valiant host. The result means that Basel have beaten the Blues in both legs of the Champions League group stages and prevented the west Londoners from booking a spot in the knockout rounds last night.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Man Utd Preview: Team News, Likely Line-up & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United will face Bundesliga outfit Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League Match Day 5, Group A tie at the Bay Arena on Wednesday where a victory for the visitors will guarantee a spot in the next round of this competition.
Â£20m Midfielder on Man Utd's radar, Â£40m Chelsea Star wanted by European giants - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Only yesterday we reported that Manchester United scouts were in Portugal to watch Benfica in action and now Daily Mirror today claims that the Red Devils are eyeing a move for one of Benfica's precious talent, Nemanja Matic.
Man Utd eye move for â‚¬17m Dutch maestro; Tottenham targeting sensational Spanish star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are still interested, still, in Dutch midfield maestro Wesley Sneijder. According to French media outlet Le 10 Sport, the Red Devils could make an offer for the former Real Madrid star in the January transfer window.
14 goals, 10 games Arsenal Eye Move for Â£7m Goal Machine - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Yesterday, we reported that Liverpool are plotting a move for Kostas Mitroglou and are preparing a bid ofÂ£7m for the Greek goal-machine. The Greek striker is also targeted by fellow Premier League rivals Arsenal and Inter Milan, as per reports from Italian website Calciomercato.
Possible Manchester United Starting Line-Up Against Leverkusen - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United will travel to Germany to face Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League Group A tie, where a victory for David Moyes' team would guarantee a position in the next rounds of this competition.
AC Milan to rival Manchester United for Â£17m Spanish Star? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Mundo Deportivo, Serie A giants AC Milan have stolen a march on the rivals to sign Atletico Madrid's highly rated midfielder, Koke, after representatives from the club have offered the player a lucrative contract.
Possible Chelsea Starting XI To Face Basel Torres & Mata to start? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will travel to Switzerland to face FC Basel in the Champions League Group E tie, where a victory will give Jose Mourinho's side a great advantage to reach to the next round of this competition.
Manchester United watched â‚¬80m Benfica trio yet again - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
There is a common consensus among the English press is that Manchester United will invest heavily in the January transfer window. The summer transfer window didn't go according to plans hence, David Moyes will be looking to make amends in the winter transfer window.
Manchester City 6-0 Tottenham: Key Observations - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City made quite the statement on Sunday at the Etihad Stadium, beating Tottenham 6-0 in a one-sided affair. For the visitors, a return to the drawing board is necessary, as the Spurs faithful start to question their side's ability to challenge for a top-four berth.
Liverpool need to improve in these three areas immediately - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Despite drawing 3-3 against Everton at the Goodison Park on Saturday, Liverpool maintained their second spot in the Premier League. It was a typical derby; it had everything â€“ passion, drama, controversy, goals, entertainment â€“ everything.
Arsenal want Real Madrid duo according to Francois Gallardo - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger claimed recently that he probably won't be delving into the January transfer market to buy any marquee name and that he keeps faith on his existing bunch. However, as per the latest report, the Gunners will try to bring in new faces in the winter and would try for Real Madrid duo Karim Benzema and Raphael Varane.
Chelsea Player Ratings vs. West Ham â€“ Lampard and Oscar Shine - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea cantered to a 3-0 victory against West Ham at Upton Park in the late kick-off at Upton Park. The Blues were always comfortable against their London rivals, with a Frank Lampard double, and an Oscar special giving Chelsea the win.
Cardiff City vs Man Utd: Preview, Team News, Likely Line-Up & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United will travel to Wales to face Cardiff City on Sunday at the Cardiff City Stadium, where David Moyes would be looking to earn full three points, making it four consecutive victories in the league.
Confirmed: Arsenal vs. Southampton Line-Up â€“ Walcott on the Bench, Wilshere returns - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal host Southampton at the Emirates stadium this afternoon. The Gunners will be looking to get their title challenge back on track, with their last result a potentially damaging 1-0 away defeat to current champions, Man Utd, before the international break.
Man City vs Tottenham: Possible Starting Line-ups + Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sunday's early kick-off at the Etihad Stadium sees a meeting of two sidesboth desperate to a return to form, after two dismal loses last time around. Defensively-shaky Man City lost their way at Sunderland, while goal-shy Spurs were undone atNewcastle.
Tottenham slap Â£6.5m price tag on Jermain Defoe - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jermain Defoe broke Martin Chivers' record of 23 goals in European competitions for Tottenham early this month. He has scored in every Europa League game this campaign but surprisingly has only made one Premier League start to the season.
Arsenal Alert Pocchetino's Saints Aim To Test Gunners Mettle - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
When the then Southampton boss Nigel Adkins was harshly dismissed at the beginning of 2013 by its' owner Nicola Cortese, there was outcry from the clubs fanbase and pundits alike. Not least in the light of their previous result, where the Saints had come from two goals down at Chelsea to come away with a point.
Of Revolutions, Hopes, and Home: Bob Bradley In Egypt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
There was no fairytale ending to this story, because this story was no fairytale. This story, one of the most amazing in sports and life we have ever seen, was about preservation, fear, family, work, and just a little bit of soccer.
Villas-Boas says Spurs star is one of the best in the world - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham defender JanVertonghen might be getting frustrated with the role of left-back, but he has the backing of his club manager, Andre Villas-Boas, who feels the Belgium star is one of the best central defenders in the world at present.
Moyes says Fellani will have a greater impact at Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager David Moyes has insisted thatMarouane Fellaini will have greater impact at the club. English newspaper Daily Mail included Fellaini in the flop team of summer transfers, but Moyes says fans have yet to see the best from the player.
Chelsea and Real Madrid to battle it out for â‚¬39m star reports Spanish media - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The transfer rumours surrounding Robert Lewandowski will never end until he signs with some other club in the summer or in the January transfer window. Chelsea, Man City, Manchester United and Arsenal all the club are linked with Lewandowski at some point of time in the last few months, but as per latest reports from Spain, Chelsea and Real Madrid are genuine contenders to land him, along with German giants Bayern Munich.
Confirmed: Everton vs Liverpool Line-Up Suarez starts, Sturridge on bench - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool travels to Goodison Park to face Roberto Martinez' Everton on Saturday. The Reds are are heading into this match on the back of a strong 4-0 victory against Fulham, before the international break.
Stoke vs Sunderland: Preview, Team News & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sunderland will travel to Britannia Stadium to face Stoke City, looking to get full three points and continue their revival under new manager Gus Poyet. Stoke City under Mark Hughes are just three points and two places above them so both the team will know the importance of three points here.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Everton entertain Liverpool in the early kick-off on Saturday. It will be the 221st Merseyside Derby, and with only three points separating the sides in the Premier League, it is shaping up to be one of the hardest fought encounters of modern times.
Video: Top 5 Steven Gerrard Goals vs Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
On the eve of yet another Merseyside Derby, the 221st in its history, we at Soccerlens thought it prudent to pull focus onto one its best performers of recent times. Liverpool captain, Steven Gerrard will be playing in his 28th derby to date, and after a string of stunning performances, it is clear why he is so crucial to the Liverpool cause.
West Ham vs Chelsea: Preview, Team News & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea travel to Upton Park to face a struggling West Ham side on Saturday where Jose Mourinho will be looking to get back into winning ways in the league, after failing to win their last two league games.
Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up Against Southampton + Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Premier League is back, after a brief hiatus of international football. The Round 12 of this edition of Premier League promises to be yet another cracker. Top of the table, Arsenal will take on surprise package of the season, Southampton, who are deservedly occupying the third spot,at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.
Greece deserve the FIFA fair-play award - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Greece not only secured a place in the World Cup finals by beating Romania 4-2 on aggregate, but they deserve a fair play award too for their handling of a error from Romania that could have altered the result of the first leg of the qualifying playoffs between the two teams last week.
Possible Chelsea Starting XI Against West Ham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With the international break done and dusted, we welcome back the Premier League this weekend; and there is plenty to be getting on with. Chelsea travel to West Ham in the late kick-off on Saturday, with Jose Mourinho sweating over a few injuries to key players.
Everton vs Liverpool: Preview, Team News & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool will travel to Goodison Park to face derby rivals Everton in the first Merseyside derby of the season on Saturday. The Reds lying in the second place, will take on 6th placed Everton, with two teams separated by only 3 points.
Are Arsenal strong favourite to beat Chelsea for Â£25m German Star? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Germany international Julian Draxler has been attracting interests from top Premier League clubs for some time now. The 20-year-old has been reportedly linked with both Arsenal and Chelsea in the English press for more than one occasions, while back in October, I wrote, why Arsenal are favourite to land the German star.
Man Utd and Arsenal target set to sign contract extension with Dutch club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Belgian teenager Zakaria Bakkali is set to sign a contract extension with Dutch club PSV Eindhoven according to Belgium newspaper SportWereld.
Back in October, we reported that Premier League Champions Manchester United are targeting the Belgian teenager who according to his national team manager, Marc Wilmots, has similar playing styles with Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard.
Opinion Liverpool should resign former Kop hero for Free - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
As the January transfer window edges ever nearer, various transfer sagas are starting their engines. One such vehicle concerns the imminent future of one Xabi Alonso; former Liverpool creative hub, and soon to be out of contract at his current club, Real Madrid.
Man Utd Transfers: Red Devil Hero off to Italy in Summer? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Rumours coming in from the Italian press are linking Manchester United's Nemanja VidiÄ‡ with a move to Serie A high-flyers, Roma,in June.
Italian publication, Corriere Dello Sport reports that Roma boss, Rudi Garcia, is looking to bolster his squad come the end of the season, in order to expand on his side's already promising looking season in the Italian top flight.
England 0 Germany 1: Five things we learned - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker scored the only goal of the game as England succumbed to their second home defeat in the space of a week on Tuesday night, this time to old enemies Germany.
Roy Hodgson and Joachim Low have both experimented with different players in their friendly fixtures of late, with the respective nations looking to find their best squad ahead of next summer's World Cup.
20 goals in 17 games Arsenal & Liverpool target scores yet again - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Konstantinos Mitroglou can't stop scoring at the moment. He is one of the in-form strikers in Europe at the moment and last night scored yet another crucial goal as Greece reached the World Cup finals by beating Romania.
Man Utd eye move for â‚¬21m Argentine star in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United have been linked with a move for Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria for the umpteenth time this year. According to reports from Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo, the Red Devils are willing to sign the Argentine star but would pay onlyâ‚¬21m when he has aâ‚¬50m buyout clause on his contract.
Arsenal Eye Â£25m January move for Argentine Star: Transfer Round-Up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With January transfer window just more than a month away, transfer market is just starting warmed up at the moment and since Arsenal are top of the Premier League and in need of few players, quite naturally top stars are getting linked with the North London club.
Falcao Back on Chelsea radar But is He the answer? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Here we are again, approaching yet another transfer window; and none other than Radamel Falcao is once more being linked to Chelsea.
After Jose Mourinho was spotted at the King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels watching Belgium succumb to Falcao's Columbia last Thursday, rumours have been rife concerning the current state of the super-striker in Monaco.
Chelsea's Oscar spoke about Mourinho and World Cup dream - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Oscar has been a revelation for Chelsea this season under Jose Mourinho. The Brazilian has been the first choice no 10 for the Blues, and with 9 starts and 4 goals in the Premier League, he is by far the best player for the West London club.
Barcelona to offer former Man Utd star a Catalan swan-song? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
His languid style and exquisite skill seems tailor-made for the place, even if his work-rate when his team does not have the ball may be a little out of kilter with the club ethos, but is signing Dimitar Berbatov really on the radar on Catalan giants Barcelona?
Hazard says Kevin De Bruyne should leave Chelsea for his own good - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has dropped a huge bombshell regarding the future of his club and national team-mate Kevin De Bruyne.
In an interview with Belgian newspaper Sportwereld, the Belgian star commented on the future of his Chelsea team-mate Kevin De Bruyne, saying it is better for him to leave the club if he is not getting enough game time at Stamford Bridge.
Ronaldo set to boycott Ballon d'Or reports Spanish press - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Portuguese superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has decided to avoid the upcoming Ballon d'Or ceremony in January.
The Real Madrid forward still holds strong resentment towards FIFA President, Sepp Blatter, for his bizarre commentsduring a speech at the Oxford Unionin October; and now, according to Spanish newspaper, AS, he will manifest his feelings with an unprecedented boycott of one of FIFA's most glittering events.
Chelsea Transfer: Frustrated star heading back to Germany? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Here at Soccerlens, we have followed the growing Kevin De Bruyne transfer saga with great interest. Now, following reports that the Chelsea winger is considering a January move away from Stamford Bridge, it seems that former loan club, Werder Bremen have jumped to the top of the queue for the 22-year-old.
Arsenal star spoke about Ozil, Wenger, Liverpool and many more - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal's attacking midfielder Santi Cazorla is a lovable character. He is often calledEl Sonrisas (The Smile) as you can see a broad smile always glowing in his face. Playing in his second year at Arsenal, he feels a lot has changed for him and his team, but his core philosophy of enjoying this beautiful game has always remained the same.
John Terry: Blue at Heart, but should he reject Galatasaray? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Having come through the ranks at Chelsea from the tender age of 14, John Terry is one of the greatest productions of the Blues' youth setup. He has led the club through the glory years of the Abramovich era, is the most successful Chelsea captain to date, and will remain a true club legend long after his retirement.
Chelsea's John Obi Mikel shortlisted for African Player of the Year Award - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The African Football Confederation (CAF) today has announced the list of 25 players, nominated for the African Footballer of the Year, 2013 award. Chelsea star John Obi Mikel, who was also included in the BBC African Player of the Year award, has been the sole representative for the Blues, as Samuel Eto'o, the four times winner of the trophy, is a notable absentee.
Photo: Tottenham's Christian Eriksen could be out for four to six weeks - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham suffered a huge blow today as star play-makerChristian Eriksensuffered an injury while playing for Denmark's friendly game against Norway and could be out on the sidelines for a lengthy period of time.
European World Cup play-off first legs: Five things we learned - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The eight European teams fighting it out for a place at next summer's World Cup in Brazil were on show last night in the play-off fixtures, with the four ties giving an advantage to one of the teams after the first leg.
Chelsea Transfer: Galatasaray send London-based agent to secure John Terry - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Turkish super-club Galatasaray have stepped up their bid to bring Chelsea captain John Terry to Istanbul.
Gala boss, Roberto Mancini sees the former England defender as a potential piece of the star-studded spine at the club; and has sent London-based agent, Muzzi Ozcan in to make the first moves to sign the 32-year-old.
Jose Mourinho speaks about his pre-match ritual, Kagawa and bonding with players - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Love him, hate him, but you simply cannot ignore him that's Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho for you. In a recent interview with Japanese magazine Sports Graphic Number, he revealed few interesting things about his personal life, Manchester United's Shinji Kagawa and relationship with players.
Arsenal's Monreal: We are proud to have Mesut Ozil - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal superstar Mesut Ozil's Â£42.5million deal on transfer deadline day back in September for a culb-record feefrom Real Madrid was greeted with shock and anger from various quarters. While few Real Madrid players like Cristiano Ronaldo was angry with his departure, former Arsenal star Cesc Fabregas was shocked to see the Los Blancos letting such a class player leave the club.
Chelsea star speaks about possible January exit and admits interest from Germany - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho paved visit in Brussels to watch Belgium in action against Colombia, but according to reports, he was booed by the Belgian fans, because they feel their local hero Kevin De Bruyne has been a victim of ill-treatment from the Chelsea manager.
Liverpool star will hardly Improve for These Three reasons - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Of all the new summer signings of Liverpool, Iago Aspas is probably the only one who has failed to mark any sort of positive impression in the team. While he struggled to adjust to the pace of the league and Liverpool's system in the opening few matches, his situation has been worsened by a thigh injury, sustained in training at Melwood in mid-October.
Arsenal eye move for â‚¬27m class striker in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal are looking to make a move for Manchester City's striker Edin Dzeko in the January transfer window as per reports from The Mirror, but could face a tough competition from European heavyweights like Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan.
Arsenal Transfers: Ten Strikers Wenger should consider in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal could make a move for Manchester City's striker Edin Dzeko in the January transfer window, as reported by The Mirror. The Gunners desperately need a striker in January, to ease off the burden from the shoulders of Olivier Giroud, who is serving as a lone striker at the North London club.
Paulo Di Canio Strikes Back - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Ex-Sunderland manager, Paulo Di Canio, has publically come out in staunch defence of his tenure at the club; blaming â€˜pathetic' fitness levels, strange transfer dealings, and poor player attitudes for his lack of success.
The fiery Italian was sacked after gaining one point from his first five games in charge this season, and in his first interview about his time at the Stadium of Light, Di Canio insists that he is now â€˜.
Manchester United and Liverpool showing keen interest in Sporting starlet - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Premier League champions Manchester United are taking a keen interest in Sporting Lisbon's young forward Carlos Mane, who is also closely observed by Liverpool, as per reports from Portugal newspaper O Jogo.
Liverpool transfer: Benitez targets Reds duo in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Napoli and former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez is looking to bolster his defensive options in the January transfer window and have targeted Liverpool defensive duo â€“ Martin Skrtel and Daniel Agger as per reports from Italian newspaper CorrieredelloSport.
Benitez Eyes Move for â‚¬27m Chelsea and Manchester United target Report - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Napoli are showing great interest in Benfica star Nemanja Matic and according to reports from Portuguese newspaper A Bola, Rafael Benitez is ready to move heaven and earth to land the skillful Serbian international.
Ronaldo vs Zlatan: A Premature Clash of the Titans - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Here we are at the business end of the 2014 World Cup qualifying campaign, where countries vying for a place in Brazil are whittled down to a select few. England have already booked their ticket after their 2-0 win over Poland last month; and they join a host of big names, such as Spain, Germany and Italy on the plane to South America.
Football Manager Handheld 2014 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sega and Sports Interactive present Football Manager Handheld 2014, the latest in the best selling series for IOS and Android, tonight, at the stroke of midnight.
This year's edition features vast number of improvements and additions along with the game's typical blend of â€˜snackable' action and unrivaled depth of gameplay, which make it the most compelling football management handheld game till date.
Liverpool and Tottenham show interest in â‚¬7m Spanish winger - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Brendan Rodgers has stressed the importance of adding players in the January transfer window that can effectively improve the squad to good effect. The Reds are second in the Premier League table and for the first time in many years there is a genuine optimism of securing the top four spot.
Man Utd: Reus-Kagawa swap is a "Crazy Rumour" as per German media - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
James Ducker of The Times, who mainly covers the Manchester based clubs for the paper, reported a sensational story yesterday regarding Manchester United transfer, where he wrote the Champions are plotting a January move for Borussia Dortmund forward Marco Reus and could involve Man Utd midfielder and former Dortmund player Shinji Kagawa as a part of the deal to sweeten the move.
Huge blow for Man Utd as Michael Carrick could be out till Christmas - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick, who is close to signing a new contract with the club, is facing an extended spell on the sidelines after underÂgoing a procedure to resolve his persistent Achilles injury.
Chelsea youngster best in the world says ex-teammate - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Colombian star Radamel Falcao has hailed Chelsea's young keeper Thibaut Courtois as the best in the world ahead of Colombia's international friendly with Belgium.
The 21-year-old keeper was signed by Chelsea from Racing Genk in 2011 but he has yet to play a single game for the Blues, as the Belgian was sent on loan to Atletico Madrid where he has spent three brilliant seasons including the present campaign.
Gerrard: Ferguson tried to buy me possibly on more than one occasion - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sir Alex Ferguson in his autobiography devotes some space for Liverpool and its skipper Steven Gerrard that became a subject of serious discussions among players, ex-players, managers, common fans to everyone.
Manchester United Eye Audacious January Move for Dortmund's Marco Reus - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
James Ducker of The Times claims that Manchester United are weighing up an ambitious move for Borussia Dortmund forward Marco Reus, considered to be one of the hottest properties in Europe, as part of deal that could see frustrated Japanese star Shinji Kagawa returning back to the German club.
Chelsea enter the race to sign â‚¬45m Man Utd target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho has been attracting the attentions of scouts of top European clubs, and as per latest report from Portuguese newspaper A Bola, Chelsea have also joined the race to sign the youngster.
Man Utd talisman trumps Arsenal star to click Red Devils' title chase up a gear or three - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The game was billed as the big test of Arsenal's title credentials. Victories over Liverpool and a highly creditable win away to Borussia Dortmund had built the Gunners confidence, but this was the ultimate test of the Gunners new-found belief.
PICTURES: Robin van Persie celebrates his goal against Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsene Wenger may still find him an "Arsenal Man" but Robin van Persie showed all the signs of being a "Man Utd Man" as he celebrated passionately with Wayne Rooney and the rest of the team after scoring the only goal of the match against the Gunners at Old Trafford on Sunday.
QOTD: David Moyes won the battle Can he win the war? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
QOTD â€“ Question of the Day, is a new segment at Soccerlens, which is aimed only for the football fans, that is you, to take part in a healthy football debate and discussions about the beautiful game.
BT Sport pays almost Â£1 billion for Champions League rights - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
BT Sport has furthered its progression as a major sporting television provider with news that the communications business has signed up exclusive rights to show the Champions League and Europa League from 2015-16.
Kevin De Bruyne could move to Anderlecht in January to boost World Cup chances - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
One of the big problems of playing in a star studded squad is sometimes players don't get enough chances to play regularly and during a World Cup year, it is all the more frustrating as they cannot show or prove their ability to their national team managers/coaches on a regular basis, jeopardizing often the chances of representing the nation.
Why Arsenal should buy Demba Ba in January? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
One of the key things we learned from Arsenal's defeat at Old Trafford on Sunday against Manchester United is that the Gunners must & must sign a striker in the January transfer window. Nicklas Bendtner is not by any-stretch-of-imagination is the back-up solution while Arsene Wenger doesn't consider Theo Walcott and Lukas Podolski as out-an-out strikers.
Liverpool vs Fulham: Preview, Team News and Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After suffering a shock 2-0 defeat at the hands of Arsenal last week, Liverpool are looking to bounce back strongly in the league. And they couldn't have found a better opponent to strike back than Fulham â€“ a side that have suffered three consecutive defeats in their last three matches.
Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up Against Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The confidence in the Arsenal camp is sky-high at the moment after the Gunners earned back to back victories against two big teams â€“ Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund. Sitting top of the table, now they face champions Manchester United at the Old Trafford and a victory here will take them 11 points clear of their opponents on Sunday.
Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against West Brom - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will be looking to bounce back strongly in the Premier League when they face West Brom on Saturday at the Stamford Bridge. The Blues suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at the hands of Newcastle United in their last Premier League outings but are heading into this match on the back of a convincing 3-0 victory against Schalke 04 in the Champions League.
Chelsea vs West Brom: Preview, Team News & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will welcome West Bromat the Stamford Bridge on Saturday where Jose Mourinho, who is reluctant to give credence to the Blues' November curse, knows very well that another slip-up in the league will be simply unacceptable.
QOTD Can Arsenal break the Old Trafford Jinx on Sunday against Man Utd? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
QOTD â€“ Question of the Day, is a new segment at Soccerlens, which is aimed only for the football fans, that is you, to take part in a healthy football debate and discussions about the beautiful game.
Possible Liverpool Starting XI To Face Fulham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool will face Martin Jol's Fulham on Saturday at the Anfield where the Reds will be looking to bounce back strongly in the league after their defeat against Arsenal last week and reduce the gap with the league leaders as well.
StatClash Review: Daily Fantasy Football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
StatClash.com has immediately jumped out to football fans as unique, as the fantasy game website is the first of its genre to offer MLS and English Premier League games. In many ways, StatClash is an innovator, and in many other ways, its just appeals to a certain type of fantasy football player.
Predict the United v Arsenal result and win a copy of FIFA 14 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The tables have turned this season United welcome Arsenal at Old Trafford but unlike the years gone past, it's Arsenal at the top of the table and United struggling to recover from a slow start to the season.
Question Of The Day Can Arsenal Win The Champions League? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Question of the Day (QOTD) â€“ is a new segment at Soccerlens, aimed mainly for the football fans to enjoy a healthy discussion here regarding any hot topic. So, without further adieu, let's get started.
Borussia Dortmund vs Arsenal: Preview, Possible Line-Ups, Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Last time when Arsenal traveled to Germany, the situation was bleak for the North Londoners. Despite winning 2-0 against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena, they couldn't overturn a 3-1 deficit from their first leg Champions League round of 16 ties.
Manchester United's Ashley Young Dives Into Familiar Storm - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United's 0-0 Champions League stalemate with Real Sociedad on Tuesday heralded a few unpleasantfirsts for the club. It was midfielder Fellaini's first red card for the Red Devils, and it was also Robin van Persie's first penalty spot miss this season.
Man Utd: Player Ratings Against Real Sociedad Fellaini Poor, Kagawa Superb - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United maintained their position at the top of the Champions League group, despite managing a 0-0 draw against Real Sociedad at the San Sebastian. Ryan Giggs reached historic milestone of 950 appearances for the club, while Robin van Persie missed a penalty in the second half denying crucial away victory for David Moyes' side.
Tottenham Consider To Bring Real Madrid's Fabio Coentrao on Loan in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham Hotspur might be struggling to score enough goals at the moment and create enough chances for their forwards, but manager Andre Villas-Boas doesn't think so. Rather, he is focusing on bolstering his defensive troop, and as per reports from Daily Mail, Spurs are considering a January move for Real Madrid defender Fabio Coentrao.
New Samba Football Boots by Adidas - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Adidas has launched their new 'Samba Collection' Brazilian inspired football boots, especially designed to celebrate the exuberance and vibrancy of the World Cup host nation, Brazil.
For the first time ever, from each of its four stunning, bright, colourful boot ranges -adizeroâ„¢ f50, predatorÂ®, nitrochargeâ„¢ and 11pro Adidas has released a new boot where each boot has been designed with its own distinct identity and cutting edge technology that will inspire the next generation of footballers.
Ozil: Why Not? We Can Win The Premier League - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal superstar Mesut Ozil strongly feels that the Gunners have the potential to mount a serious challenge for the Barclays Premier League title this season. Arsene Wenger's team is top of the league after 10 games, five points clear of their nearest rivals, and Ozil, the record signing for the Gunners feels the squad can maintain that juggernaut till the very end.
Chelsea Team News: Torres Injured, Old Guards Face Axe - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was disappointed, furious and angry with his side's lackluster and insipid performance against Newcastle United at the St James' Park on Saturday. The Portuguese claimed that he made 11 mistakes in the match that Chelsea lost 2-0 and has revealed to make few changes against Schalke 04 on Wednesday.
Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Schalke - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will face German outfit Schalke 04 in the Champions League on Wednesday at Stamford Bridge, where a victory would almost secure their chances of qualifying to the next phase of the competition.
Jose Mourinho was left frustrated and angry with the performance of his side against Newcastle United at St James' Park on Saturday.
Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up Against Dortmund - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will travel to Germany to face Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League, where a victory for the Gunners will give them an upper-hand in the race to qualify from their â€˜group of death'.
Chelsea vs Schalke: Preview, Likely Line-Up, Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will welcome German outfit Schalke 04 at the Stamford Bridge in the Champions League group stage tie on Wednesday, where a victory would take them one step closer to the next stage of the competition.
Chelsea star's starting place under doubt fears Belgian press - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claimed that he made 11 mistakes while picking his team, as the Blues suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at the hands of Alan Pardew's Newcastle United. The Blues went into the match on the back of a nine-game unbeaten run in all competitions, but at St James' Park on Saturday; they suffered their second away defeat of the season, following goals from Yoan Gouffran and Loic Remy.
Arsenal Transfers: Five Strikers Wenger Could Buy in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It is no open secret that Arsenal need a solid striker. By solid, I mean not any young prodigy from unknown parts of the world, rather a well established striker from Europe. The Gunners at the moment are relying heavily on lone striker Olivier Giroud only and if the Frenchman continues to play week in week out, then surely by the end of February, he will run out of steam.
Sir Arsene Wenger: Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp salutes Arsenal boss - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Ahead of Arsenal's crucial Champions League tie with German giants Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday, Jurgen Klopp, coach of Dortmund, has expressed his deep reverence and admiration for his counterpart, Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal Injury Latest: Wilshere & Gibbs set to miss out against Dortmund - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
High flying Arsenal have suffered a major set-back ahead of their trip to Germany to face Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League Match Day 4 encounter, as the Gunners will be without star duo â€“ Jack Wilshere and left-back Kieran Gibbs.
Chelsea target â‚¬8m world class striker But chances of getting are slim says German media - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski is back on the transfer rumour pages, yet again. He has become such a hot property in Europe, because of his contract situation that hardly a week passes by, where his transfer move hasn't been speculated.
Man Utd, Man City, Chelsea and Arsenal UCL Match Day 4 Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United will travel to Basque country to face Real Sociedad in the Champions League Group stage tie on Tuesday. Despite their stuttering form in the Premier League, the Red Devils have done well in the Champions League so far, clinching the top position of Group A, with 7 points.
Frustrated Man Utd star determined to leave in January: Round-Up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
In the past one week there are flurry of transfer reports being covered surrounding Manchester United. New manager David Moyes failed to make a bright impression in his first transfer window and the Scot will be looking to make amends in the January transfer window.
Man Utd Plotting Serious â‚¬80M January Benfica Trio Raid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After enduring one of the worst transfer windows in recent history, there is hardly any doubt that David Moyes, the Manchester United manager, will be spending big in order to his prove his doubters wrong, stamp own authority and bid a strong challenge for the Premier League title as well.
Newcastle 2-0 Chelsea: Shock Result for the Blues Photo + Video - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea suffered a shock 2-0 defeat at the hands of Newcastle United at St James' Park on a cold November rainy day. FrenchmanYoan Gouffran and Loic Remy scored second-half goals to give the Magpies a deserved victory against the inform men in Blues.
PICTURE: Mesut Ozil and Arsenal Ready For Battle? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will face Liverpool few hours from now at the Emirates in the Premier League. Ahead of the match, with excitement reaching fever pitch between both section of fans, Arsenal player Mesut Ozil has taken this to a all new level.
Everton vs Tottenham Preview: Team News and Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham Hotspur travel to Goodison Park on Sunday to face Roberto Martinez' Everton in the Premier League. It should be a fascinating contest between two sides â€“ one with a solid home record against one with a good away record with both teams separated by just one point.
Cardiff vs Swansea Preview: Team News & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Ah, the Wales derby. When Cardiff City was promoted to Premier League this season, ardent football lovers and neutrals have waited for this game with bated breath as the fixture adds a different value to football romanticism and to the Premier League as well.
Luis Suarez says he knows nothing about Real Madrid interests - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Luis Suarez after returning from his suspension has been firing all cylinders for Liverpool. The Uruguayan has already scored six goals in the league in four matches, forging a devastating partnership with Daniel Sturridge, and his influence in the team is one of the prime factors why Liverpool are third in the Premier League (same points with Chelsea).
Arsenal vs Liverpool: Possible Line-ups & 4 Key Battles - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Saturday afternoon looks an exciting prospect with two of the top sides in the Premier League facing off. Arsenal are in top gear and are looking to extend their lead at the top of the table, while Liverpool are hot on their heels looking to overtake their opponents.
Premier League Match Day 10 Predictions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
We are into the Match Day 10 of the Barclays Premier League. And as usual it promises to be a cracker. We have some fascinating games coming up and what better way to spend the silly time than to do something silly of course.
Possible Arsenal Starting Line-Up To Face Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will take on Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday in the Premier League where the Gunners will be looking to bounce back from their defeat against Chelsea in the midweek.
Arsene Wenger said in the press conference today that the mood in the camp is positive (despite bowing out of the Capital One Cup) and that the focus lies solely on the Premier League and the Champions League.
Newcastle vs Chelsea: Preview,Team News, key Stats, Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will travel to St. James' Park to face Alan Pardew's Newcastle United on Saturday in the Premier League. The Blues will get a chance to go at the top of the Premier League table (albeit temporarily) should they beat the Magpies.
Faouzi Ghoulam flattered with Manchester United interest - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
This summer Manchester United's new manager David Moyes targeted to reinforce in two areas of his squad mainly â€“ central midfield and left back. While, he had succeeded in landing a midfielder on the transfer deadline day, the left back position wasn't bolstered, despite the fact the Red Devils were linked with few top defenders throughout the summer.
Arsenal Target Lars Bender Signs Contract Extension with Bayer Leverkusen: Report - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal's hope of landing their long term target Lars Bender in the January transfer window has suffered a blow, as the German has penned down a contract extension with Bayer Leverkusen that will keep him at the club till 2019.
Premier League fantasy football tips Lovren, Oscar and Lukaku in your team - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It is that time of the week again; make your transfers, study the fixture list and form guides and name your fantasy football team ahead of the weekend's Premier League action.
This weekend has an array of what should be entertaining fixtures, with a top of the table clash between Arsenal and Liverpool, Chelsea's visit to Newcastle and Sunday's match up between Everton and Tottenham the standouts.
Arsenal vs Liverpool: Preview, Team News, Key Stats & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will welcome Liverpool on Saturday in the Premier League crucial encounter at the Emirates Stadium, where the Gunners will be looking to get back to winning ways, following their Capital One Cup defeat against Chelsea in the midweek.