Offensive tweets force new signing out of Barcelona - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Barcelona have terminated the contract of Sergi Guardiola, hours after announcing him as their new signing after finding out the player's history of strong anti-Barcelona sentiments. Guardiola signed along with Moises Delgado and Xemi for the club's B team, which currently play in the Spanish third tier, but has now seen his new contract at the club terminated after Barcelona decided his place at the club was no longer tenable.
Henry: "I respect Ronaldo, but Messi is the best player in the world" (Video) - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal legend and former Barcelona striker Thierry Henry has had his say on who is the better player between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, and the Frenchman's vote is for his former Barcelona team-mate Messi.
4-2-3-1 v Man Utd: Weakened Chelsea lineup, Hiddink without key stars - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea travel to Old Trafford for a crunch Premier League encounter against Manchester United and here at Soccerlens we look at the lineup Guus Hiddink is likely to field against Louis Van Gaal's side.
Should Leicester City Sell Jamie Vardy? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
One of the most remarkable stories of this Premier League campaign has been the rise of Leicester City's Jamie Vardy. Vardy has grown immensely over the last few years and has developed from the 7th tier of British Football to the international level for England.
21 goals, 11 assists Argentine striker: I follow Chelsea, Premier League interests me - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Boca Juniors striker Jonathan Calleri says he is interested in playing in the Premier League. The Argentine striker admits that he follows Premier League champions Chelsea, further pouring fuel on the speculative fire that he could be heading towards Stamford Bridge in January.
Manchester United vs Chelsea key questions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea have won one and drawn one since José Mourinho was booted out of the club. More than the results, the performance of the team has caught the eye. Suddenly the enthusiasm and energy seems to have returned in the side.
Five most improved EPL players this season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
We are almost at the halfway stage of the season and the Premier League has seen some very interesting developments. After the boring title fightwhere Chelsea strolled their way to the trophy, it seems as though no one is serious about winning the league this time out.
Klopp provides mixed injury update for Leicester clash - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool host Premier League leaders Leicester City on Boxing Day and their manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed defender Martin Skrtel and midfielder James Milner are set to miss the clash against the Foxes.
Louis van Gaal insists Manchester United job is safe - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
In a presser lasting only four minutes and fifty eight seconds, Louis Van Gaal lived up to his reputation of coming down hard on journalists.
With all the talk of his imminent sacking, Van Gaal said he has the support from the men who matter at Manchester United, namely executive vice chairman Ed Woodward and directors Sir Alex Ferguson and David Gill.
Former Manchester United striker warns club target against Premier League move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Former Manchester United striker Diego Forlan has warned compatriot Edinson Cavani over moving to the Premier League. Cavani has been a reported target for the big English clubs, namely United, Arsenal and Chelsea but Forlan has urged his fellow Uruguayan to keep enjoying his good run in France with Paris Saint-Germain.
Liverpool plotting January move for Barcelona star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Luis Enrique's Barcelona just wrapped up a title winning calendar year by lifting the Club World Cup in Yokohama. But one squad player who is not enthused at this success is goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
US international Omar Gonzalez unveiled by new club Pachuca in Star Wars style - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
United States international Omar Gonzalez was unveiled by his new club Pachuca in a bizarrely surprising Star Wars-themed press conference. Gonzalez cosplayed as Darth Vader as he was introduced as the Mexican club's latest signing, the defender moving from MLS outfit LA Galaxy.
Three Reasons Why Arsenal Will Win The Premier League Title - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Can Arsenal win the Premier League? That's the question everyone (well majority) is asking at the moment. Recent history suggest that Arsenal have been in this position before, but they can be mentally fragile and have this bad tendency ofcollapsingat the wrong time.
Chelsea want £30m record breaking striker, LvG put on Red Alert - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jamie Vardy was a relatively unknown player before this season. And now he is one of the most in-demand playersin England, and possibly in Europe. No wonder, why big clubs are circling around Leicester for his signature.
Defensive midfielder's transfer to Arsenal blocked by Spanish club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal have suffered a blow in their bid to bring Saul Niguez to the Emirates after Atletico Madrid reportedly blocked his Janaury transfer following an injury setback to Tiago's. The Gunners have their own injury concerns as they are already without the services of key players.
Three reasons why Manchester United should not sign Jose Mourinho as their next manager - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Widespread reports in UK suggestthat Manchester United have made contact with Jose Mourinho for the managerial role. United board still retains the faith in Louis van Gaal, but should the results do not improve over the next couple of weeks, the club would be forced to terminate the Dutchman's contract.
Projecting the Integration of Carlo Ancelotti's Tactics at Bayern Munich - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With Pep Guardiola set to leave FC Bayern Munchen at the end of the 2015-2016 season, 3-time Champions League winner Carlo Ancelotti has been picked to replace the Catalan man at Saebener Strasse next summer.
FIFA bans Blatter and Platini for 8 years - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Fifa president Sepp Blatter and UEFA boss Michel Platini have been suspended for eight years from all football-related activities following an ethics investigation.
The committee found that: "Mr Blatter, in his position as president of Fifa, authorised the payment to Mr Platini which had no legal basis in the written agreement signed between both officials on 25 August 1999.
Manchester United 1 Norwich City 2: Three things we learned - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United succumbed to a 1-2 loss to newly promoted side Norwich City.The Reds Devils lost their top-four spot to Tottenham who won 0-2 against Southampton.Cameron Jerome and Alex Tettey put Norwich comfortably in the lead.
EPL Table Week 17: 2015 Barclays Premier League Results & Highlights - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Leicester City maintained their lead at the top of the Barclays Premier League table and the dream run continues after registering a 3-2 win over Everton at the Gooidson Park. Probably, it's time now to consider them as a serious contender for the Premier League title.
Ronaldo launches £54million project; range of 'CR7' hotels - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Cristiano Ronaldo'splaying future has been subject to intense speculation as he is "expected to leave Real Madrid" at the end of the season, with former club Manchester United reportedly among his many suitors.
Barcelona vs River Plate, 2015 FIFA Club World Cup Final: Schedule, Team News, Live Stream - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Reigning European champions Barcelona will take on South American club River Plate in theThe Club World Cup Final on Sundayin Yokohama, looking to win the competition for the thirdtime in last sevenyears.
Liverpool vs Watford: Three key questions for Jürgen Klopp - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool will travel toWatford in the Premier League this weekend and the game comes as a must-win for the Merseyside club as they go into the tie at the back of a loss and a very narrow draw to Newcastle United and West Brom.
Arsenal vs Manchester City: Team News, Possible Lineups, Stats & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal vs Manchester City Premier League 2015-16 Date: Monday 21 December2015 Time: 20:00BST Venue:Emirates Stadium, London Live stream:Watch Arsenal vs Manchester City Live
The mouthwatering fixture of this week is undoubtedly Manchester City's trip to Arsenal, where both the teams not only will battle each otherfor the top position in the league but will looking atgaininga psychological upper-hand in the title race.
Bayern Munich Set To Announce Ex-Chelsea Manager As Guardiola Replacement - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
German champions Bayern Munich have already identified the replacement for Pep Guardiola at the end of the current season as according to the Guardian, former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has agreed a contract in principle with the Bavarian club and an announcement is imminent in the next few days after Guardiola officially announces his departure.
10 highest paid Man United players, number 1 & 6 will surprise you - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United sit on top of the Premier League wage bill table and here at Soccerlens we look at the ten highest paid players at Old Trafford.
Although there are no certaintiesthat these figures are spot on, the data collected by Football Manager tend to be extremely accurate and based on direct information from clubs and reputed media outlets.
United handed triple injury boost for Norwich clash - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United have handed a massive injury boost after Louis van Gaal confirmed star trio of Wayne Rooney, Chris Smalling and Ander Herrera are in contention to face Norwich City on Saturday.
The England international striker last featured for Red Devils in the 1-1 draw against Leicester City, while his compatriot picked up an injury during the Red Devils' 3-2 Champions League defeat to Wolfsburg.
FA Cup winner Dutch maestro to join Chelsea confirms FFA - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jose Mourinho's troubled second spell at Chelsea was ended by mutual consent on Thursday, with the club's technical director,Michael Emenalo, revealing the disharmony in the dressing room meant the Blues had no choice but to act straightaway.
EPL Week 17 Predictions: Why Manchester United and Chelsea are expected to win - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea have sacked Jose Mourinho but will the new manager Hiddink or whoever else be able to spark a turnaround in fortune against Sunderland?
Arsenal take on Manchester City with a chance to put some distance between themselves and their closest realistic title challengers, although if Leicester are still top in the New Year, there will be a different look to the title race.
Southampton v Tottenham, Premier League 2015-16: Team News, Lineups, Stats & Live Stream - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 2015-16 Date: Saturday 19 December 2015 Time: 15:00 BST Venue: St Mary's Stadium, Southampton Live stream: Watch Southampton v Tottenham live
Fifth-placed Tottenham travel to Southampton Saturday lunchtime to get their league campaign back on track after suffering only their second loss of the season last time out to Newcastle United at White Hart Lane.
Key player returns from Injury + Possible Liverpool starting XI against Watford - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Watford vs Liverpool Premier League 2015-16 Date: Sunday 20 December 2015 Time: 13:30BST Venue:Vicarage Road, Watford Live stream:Watch Watford vs Liverpool Live
Jurgen Klopp's decision to take the Liverpool players out in the middle to show respect to the Anfield fans after the Reds drew 2-2 against West Brom at Anfield last Sunday created a brouhaha in the media.
PHOTO: Guus Hiddink spotted at Heathrow Airport - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea's Sporting director, Michel Emenalo revealed yesterday that Chelsea are not in a rush to appoint an interim manager before their next Premier League game, following the departureof Jose Mourinho, but it seems the former PSV Eindhoven managerGuus Hiddink could be the new managerto replace Mourinho at Stamford Bridge.
3 reasons why Guus Hiddink is perfect for Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It was being speculated for a long time but when Jose Mourinho's sacking did finally happen yesterday, it came as a brutal shock to one and all. Even though Chelsea's performances and results this season have been unbelievably poor this season, showing the door to arguably the greatest manager in world football has left the footballing world divided on the issue.
United suffer blow as star forward signs snubs OT interest and signs new deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Bayern Munich have confirmed Thomas Muller, Jerome Boateng, Javi Martinez and Xavi Alonso have signed new deals on Friday.
The German international forward was a transfer target for Manchester United as their manager Louis van Gaal was keen on adding him to the Red Devils' squad in the summer, after having signed his compatriot Bastian Schweinsteiger from the Allianz Arena.
10 highest paid players at Chelsea, three shock inclusions - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea are only behind the two Manchester clubs when it comes to the Premier League wage bill and here at Soccerlens we look at the ten highest paid players at Stamford Bridge.
Although there are no means of confirmation that these figures are spot on, the data collected by Football Manager tend to be extremely accurate and based on direct information from clubs and reputed media outlets.
Manchester United's Europa League opponents are run by data and not humans - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
When you talk about Manchester United and European competition, one thing that comes to mind is their success in the 1998-99 Champions League season, where they defeated Bayern Munich by scoring two goals in the stoppage time on May 26, which saw them seal the treble.
PSG star: I hope Mourinho stays at Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he haven't seen Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho struggling like this before, and wants the Portuguese to be in charge when the French championsface them in the Champions League in February.
3 Manchester United players who need to step up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Blame the manager all you want, but when your players don't perform to their abilities, there is only so much the coach can do. Brendan Rodgerswent through the same at Liverpool and the best example would have to be Jose Mourinho who is also experiencing the same at Chelsea.
Manchester United target confirms Liverpool transfer move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Serbian footballer Marko Grujic is off to Liverpool in the January transfer window? There has been no official confirmation yet from either of the clubs, but the midfielder has (indirectly) has confirmed the deal, on social networking site Facebook.
3 reasons why Jose Mourinho's job is safe for now - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sacking the most successful manager in the history of your club is never an easy decision, but it is one that you feel Roman Abramovich will have to take sooner or later. Jose Mourinho won his 3rd Premier League title with Chelsea last season, but it has all turned pear-shaped this time around.
Chelsea handed big blow in January pursuit of £40m Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has made it clear that defender John Stones will not leaving the club in January. This is a big slap in the face to Chelsea, who were expected to resume their interest in the player after several unsuccessful attempts to land him in the summer.
Bayern midfielder: Manchester United star one of the greatest players in the world - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara has revealed that Manchester United goal keeper David de Gea wanted him to join the Old Trafford club in 2013, but there was no official contact from the Premier League club.
Three Arsenal Players in Latest Top 20 Rankings - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The Round 16 of the Barclays Premier League saw Leicester City jumpinginto the top of the Premier League table with a 2-1 win over Chelsea, while other title contenders Manchester City and Arsenal registered victories as well.
Football leagues with winter breaks how Europe schedules its season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Heading into the festive period has a different feel or footballers all over Europe, with plenty getting a well-earned mid-season break while others are forced to partake in a gruelling list of quick -fire fixtures.
Standout Players in the Premier League This Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The Premier League seasonis approaching the half way mark with each club's 16 of 38 games already being played. From Leicester City's dominance to the fall of Chelsea, this season has been full of surprise.
Chelsea have decided this about Mourinho; Abramovich's shocking plan - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea board have held a nine hour meeting to discuss the future of club manager Jose Mourinho.
The Portuguese manager has been under immense pressure following his side's catastrophic start to the season and this week's defeat against Leicester City has piled further pressure on the Chelsea fan favourite.
Chelsea set for first January transfer, manager confirms €40m price - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea are looking to seal their first January transfer with the signing of Shakhtar midfielder Alex Texeira.
The Brazilian attacking midfielder has confirmed earlier that he is in talks with Chelsea and now Independent are claiming that the Ukrainian club have addressed the rumours and their manager has confirmed that the player's availability and price.
5 burning questions every Chelsea fan must ask right now - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
No matter how long or how hard once sits and thinks about the going on at Chelsea, he'll still be thoroughly dumbfounded in the end. It's one thing to lose your stride after winning the league and dropping out of the title race, but it's quite another to be in 16th place and one point adrift of the relegation zone with almost half the season gone.
Striker blames LVG for Manchester United exit, says he was pushed out - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Javier Hernandez has admitted that he had no intention of leaving Manchester United and was forced to quit Red Devils after their manager Louis van Gaal informed him he had only one percent chance of playing for the English giants.
Chelsea's first choice target's price tag will skyrocket if Blues stall January move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Shakhtar Donestk manager Mircea Lucescu has warned Chelsea that Alex Teixeira's price tag will skyrocket if they fail to sign him in January. The attacking midfielder has been in exceptional form for his side, scoring 26 goals in as many games this season.
EPL Top 5 Midfielders feat. Cazorla, Toure & Crystal Palace star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
When Aaron Ramsey slotted in Arsenal's second goal against Aston Villa at the end of a sweeping counter attack which was started by the Welshman himself following a tackle inside Arsenal's own half, he reminded us all the beauty of the box-to-box central midfielder who can defend and attack with equal aplomb.
Premier League star flattered with United and Tottenham links - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Newcastle United star Ayoze Perez has admitted that he is delighted with the recent reports linking him with a move to Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur, but suggests that he is happy at the Tyneside club.
Europa League 2015/16, round of 32 draw: United and Liverpool find out their opponents - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The UEFA Europa League knockout round draw took place in Nyon today and Premier League clubs Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have found their opponents in the round of 32 following the draw.
La Liga Table 2015 Week 15: Results, Top Scorers, Major Talking Points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Atletico Madrid level points with Barcelona at the top after the Rojiblancos beat Athletic Bilbao 2-1 at the Vicente Calderon on Sunday. However, rivals Real Madrid couldn't capitalise on Barcelona's slip-up as Los Blancos lost 1-0 to Villarreal.
Liverpool 2 West Brom 2 : Four things we learnt - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool drew West Brom 2-2 and while it may be two points dropped, with the Reds just seconds away from crashing to a second successive Premier League defeat, Divock Origi's deflected shot brought manic joy to the club.
Aston Villa 0-2 Arsenal: 3 major talking points as Gunners go top - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal went to the top of the Barclays Premier League table with a comfortable 2-0 win away at Aston Villa on Sunday. This caps off a brilliant week for the North London outfit, who qualified for the last 16 of the Champions League in midweek against the odds with a 3-0 win at Olympiakos.
Louis van Gaal's Three Major Mistakes at Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United fans aren't particularly happy with Louis van Gaal. And with single match where United fail to win, the frustration grows. Already dumped out of the Champions League, the Red Devils are winless in their last five matches in all competitions and are slowly losing their grip in the title race.
Jurgen Klopp Debate: The Reds boss should be celebrated and not mocked - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp took his team to thank the Liverpool fans, after the Reds drew2-2 with West Bromwich Albion.
Moments later, social media was flooded with reactions from all over the world two camps divided Liverpool fans supported his gesture while the German was criticised by many pundits and fans of other clubs.
Manchester United plot record breaking transfer to sign Chelsea top target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United could enter into a bidding war with Chelsea next summer over the signing of Everton defender John Stones.
According to reports from the British press, Manchester United have made Stones their top priority signing next summer, as they draw up their post-season recruitment plans following theirshock exit from the Champions League group stages.
Manchester United facing massive injury crisis, players surprised by LvG's tactics - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Louis van Gaal still retains the faith and backing of the club's hierarchy despite United being eliminated from the Champions League Group stagesafter a 3-2 defeat away to Wolfsburg on Tuesday, but Manchester United players are reportedly growing frustrated, bemused, and disenchantedover the Dutchman's approach and methods.
4-2-3-1 vs Bournemouth: Van Gaal's weak Man Utd lineup after 9 injuries - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Bournemouth vs Manchester United
Competition: English Premier League
Date: 12th December, 2015
Venue: Dean Court, Bournemouth
Kick off: 17:30 pm BST
Live Stream: watchBournemouth vs Manchester United live online
Manchester United crashed out of the Champions league with a 3-2 defeat against Wolfsburg this week and Louis Van Gaal's side will be looking to bounce back with a win against Bournemouth in the Premier League this weekend.
Serie A club reject Chelsea's €20m bid for the 'next Yaya Toure' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Bologna have reportedly rejected a €20m offers from Premier League clubs Chelsea and Manchester City for their highly talented midfielder Amadou Diawara.
According to reports from Corriere di Bologna via Football Italia, the Serie A club have rejected a €20m offer from the two Premier League clubs as they do not want to sell the 18-year-old in the January transfer window.
United without seven players for crucial Champions League clash against Wolfsburg - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United have confirmed they will be without the services of their captain Wayne Rooney, defender Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones, and midfield duo of Ander Herrera and Morgan Schneiderlin as they have not travelled with the squad to Germany to face Wolfsburg in the Champions League tie on Tuesday.
Man Utd content with progress under Louis van Gaal, to discuss his future in 2016 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are preparing for talks over the future of their manager Louis van Gaal in the new year. The talks will involve the Dutch manager's decision whether he wishes to depart after his current contract ends in 2017 or sign a fresh contract.
Mourinho's Chelsea Job Safe But Upcoming Games Might Decide Future - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's position as the Blues manager is currently safe, but the Chelsea hierarchy could have their patience tested if results don't improve in the club's games this week, a Champions League clash with Porto and a visit to Premier League leaders Leicester City.
Columbus Crew 1-2 Portland Timbers: Timbers Lift MLS Cup For The First Time - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Portland Timbers stunned the majority home support at the Mapfre Stadium in Columbus as they ran out 2-1 winners in a chaotic MLS Cup Final against Columbus Crew. All the goals were scored inside the first quarter of the game, with Portland Timbers' midfielder Diego Valeri scoring the fastest ever MLS Cup Final goal in the 27th second to throw any Columbus Crew home advantage out of the window in the opening minute.
Can Manchester City Top Their Champions League Group? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
As it stands, Manchester City are the only English team to make it through to the knockout stages of this season's Champions League. Manuel Pellegrini's Sky Blues have an academic fixture against Andre Schubert's plucky Borussia Monchengladbach, and with the German team having not quite sealed their Europa League spot, the game could be of more interest and importance to the visitors.
Chelsea 0 Bournemouth 1: Three things we learned - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea slumped to yet another defeat as Bournemouth's attempt to get their season on track was successful at Stamford Bridge. A late goal from Glen Murray was sufficient for the Cherries to go back with all three points, and finally move out of the relegation zone.
4 Reasons Why Liverpool Have Been Dominant Under Klopp - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The newest sensation in English football is Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool. Aside from the hipsters' favourite Jamie Vardy and the annual phenomenon of Arsenal's injuries, Klopp's Liverpool have been a constant feature of recent newspaper columns and a treat to the ever-proliferating analysts and opinion-formers within the game.
Manchester United 0 West Ham United 0 three things we learned - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United and West Ham engaged in a goalless draw at Old Trafford. The hosts enjoyed most of the possession without creating many clear goalscoring chances. For West Ham, this will definitely be a point gained.
Tottenham's December Fixtures: Can Spurs break into the top four? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham Hotspur have been one of the more consistent teams in the Premier League this season. Mauricio Pochettino's Spurs haven't lost a game since the opening day loss at Manchester United, and are well set to continue their unbeaten run beyond the current calendar year.
Chelsea send officials for highly rated wide forward, could replace €28m star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
French club Rennes have confirmed that Chelsea officials were present during their match with Marseille.
Earlier this season it was reported that Chelsea are scouting the French wonderkid from Rennes, Ousmane Dembele and it is believed that the Blues were running the rule over the young forward again this week.
United's trio out, in-form star fit to face West Ham says LVG - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed captain Wayne Rooney, defender Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones, along with midfielder Ander Herrera are all set to miss the Red Devils' upcoming league clash against West Ham United at Old Trafford on Saturday.
£30m midfielder could join Chelsea & other transfers likely to happen in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
January is not the ideal time for carrying out transfers. Big clubs usually do not want to sell their top players in the middle of the season. The market tends togetinflated around this time and signing players on a bargain deal becomes difficult.
Ex-Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor earning £100k per week without playing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Togolese striker Emmanuel Adebayor is understood to be earning£100,000-per-week without playing, according to Daily Mail. The former Arsenal and Real Madrid hitman is on Tottenham Hotspur's wage bill and will pocket a total of£5.
Manchester United preparing 'audacious bid' to sign Chelsea target in January - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are preparing an "audacious bid" to sign West Ham youngster Reece Oxford, who is also a reported target of several Premier League clubs including Chelsea and Liverpool, in the January transfer window.
Gary Neville preparing himself for Manchester United and England - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
New Valencia manager Gary Neville might have secured the Los Che job on the back of no top level managerial experience, but things might not be as straightforward in higher profile jobs. Neville is the assistant to Roy Hodgson in the England setup, and was part of an insanely successful generation at Manchester United.
Man Utd v West Ham: Van Gaal could be without 7 key players, live stream info - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United vs West Ham United
English Premier League, 2015
Date: 5th of December
Kick off: 3 pm BST
Venue: Old Trafford
Live Stream: Watch Manchester United vs West Ham live stream
Premier League giants Manchester United take on West Ham United at Old Trafford this Saturday and Louis Van Gaal will be hoping to get their title race back on track after dropping points against Leicester City last week.
FIFA consider 40-team World Cup in 2026 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
FIFA have discussed thepossibility of expansion of the World Cup to 40 teams in 2026, however, anydecision on the proposal has been delayed by the FIFA's executive committeefollowing Thursday's meeting.
According to reports from The Guardian, the committee have discussed the expansion of teams as a wider reform package.
Analysing Arsenal December Fixtures: Can The Gunners Reclaim Top Spot? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal are one of the most unpredictable teams in Europe. And this season it hasn't been any different either. After going through four wins out of four in the Premier League in October, they have gone through just one win in November in all competitions.
Manchester United December Fixtures: Easy Pickings In The Busy Period - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Before analysing Manchester United's December fixture for the 2015-16 Premier League, let me first touch upon the current situation at the club that has caused a consternation among the fans and the pundits.
Real Madrid risk Copa del Rey exit by fielding suspended player, Pique aims dig - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid have got themselves involved in an unwanted controversy in last night's Copa del Rey clash with Cadiz after fielding the suspended Denis Cheryshev. Although Rafael Benitez's team won 3-1 in Cadiz, they could find themselves not being part of the subsequent round of the competition as RFEF rules give the governing body the power to throw them out for rule breaching.
Transfer Lens: Chelsea's €100 target reveals love for Manchester, United to snatch Spaniard from rival club? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba was spotted in Manchester earlier this week.
The 22-year-old French midfielder has been a long term target of Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United, and he has ignited speculation that he may return to the Premier League after declaring his love for Manchester.
Karim Benzema unconvincing in own defense in Valbuena sextape blackmail scandal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Real Madrid and France striker Karim Benzema has seemingly got himself deep into the mire after his defense appeared weak and unconvincing in the courtroom testimony in the Mathieu Valbuena sex-tape blackmail scandal which was leaked by French publication Le Monde.
Valencia Appoint Former Man Utd Defender Gary Neville As New Head Coach - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
La Liga outfit Valencia have confirmed the appointment of Gary Neville as their new head coach until the end of the 2015/16 season. The former Manchester United defender replaces Nuno Espirito Santo, who resigned last weekend following Los Che's defeat to Sevilla in the league.
Man Utd identify partner for Martial, chief scout monitoring target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are thought to be eyeing up a move for the highly rated Basel striker Breel Embolo.
The 18 year old forward is regarded as one of the best young attacking talents in world football and Manchester United could be plotting another big money move like that of Anthony Martial to secure his services.
Chelsea submit plan for new 60,000 capacity Stamford Bridge - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea have submitted a planning application for the expansion of their homeground Stamford Bridge which will be examined by the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. The salient feature of the plan is the expansion of the current 41,600 capacity stadium to a new 60,000 capacity Stamford Bridge.
29 goals in 19 apps: Chelsea plot move to sign €100m Man Utd target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Diego Costa once again grabbed the headlines for wrong reasons. The Spain striker looked sulky during Chelsea's encounter with Tottenham and vented his frustration by throwing his bib towards Jose Mourinho.
Transfer Lens: Arsenal in talks to sign €15m Liverpool target, Herrera crunch talks - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Ander Herrera is gradually getting disillusioned with life at Manchester United. The Spain midfielder, who joined United for a reported £29m, has struggled to get regular games under Louis van Gaal, and according to reports, the Basque midfielder is seeking "showdown talks" over his future at the club.
Video: This Is How Chelsea Attract Sponsors - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Earlier this year, Chelsea secured a new, lucrative sponsorship deal with Japanese tyre firm Yokohama Rubber. The deal meant the departure of the famous "SAMSUNG" logo from the Chelsea shirts from the 2015/16 season, and also a sizeable increase of revenue from the Samsung deal.
Manchester City Owners Announce New Partnership With Chinese Consortium - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
City Football Group, which owns Manchester City, has announced a new partnership with a consortium of Chinese investors led by China Media Capital (CMC) Holdings. CMC Holdings is China's leading media, entertainment, sports and internet dedicated investment and operating company, and along with CITIC Capital will investUS$400m to buy a stake of 13% in a deal which values City Football Group atUS$3 billion.
Columbus Crew vs Portland Timbers, MLS Cup Final 2015: Preview & Live Stream - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Columbus Crew vs Portland Timbers MLS Cup Final, 2015 Date: 6th December Venue: Mapfre Stadium, Ohio Kick Off: 4 pm local time Live Stream: Watch the MLS cup final between Columbus Crew and Portland Timbers live
The MLS season is at its end as two teams remain and will face off to determine the champion.