€30m Chelsea and Manchester United target ready to sign new deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United and Chelsea have received a body blow in pursuit of Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi after the Italian club's director Piero Aid has claimed that that the Argentine is close to a contract extension with the San Siro outfit.
Stats show John Terry is 10 times better this season than last - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
John Terry is showing exactly why he deserves a contract extension at Chelsea, analysis from Opta-powered fantasy football game Oulala has shown.
The 34-year-old put in a man of the match performance on Sunday and helped Chelsea claim the club's fifth League Cup title after their victory over Tottenham at Wembley with his first ever cup final goal.
PHOTO: Jose Mourinho wild celebrations after lifting the Capital One Cup trophy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea won their first trophy of what promises to be a memorable season under Jose Mourinho. The Blues lifted the Capital One Cup following a comfortable 2-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley.
Arsenal plot €25m summer move for Brazilian play maker - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from English media outlet Mirror, who have cited Sunday People, Arsenal are plotting a summer move for Hoffenheim's Brazilian play maker Roberto Firmino to replace Santi Cazorla in the summer transfer window.
14 goals in 9 games: Why Manchester United must sign this Dutch star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is certain to address his attacking options in the coming summer transfer window. With Radamel Falcao not having the desired impact at Old Trafford and Robin Van Persie growing older with each passing day and plagued by injuries, United will be in the market to sign an outright centre forward.
Chelsea 2-0 Spurs: Another Mourinho masterclass, another Chelsea trophy - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Wembley was painted Blue on Sunday as Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 to claim the Capital One Cup. Goals in either half by John Terry and Diego Costa sealed the deal as Jose Mourinho's side produced a commanding and professional performance.
Injury setback as Liverpool star is ruled out for four weeks - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool have received an injury setback as youngster Jordan Ibe has been ruled out for four weeks after a knee ligament injury. It comes as a body blow for the player who has impressed over the past few weeks with his impressive performances.
Confirmed XI: Arsenal v Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal will host Everton in the weekend Premier League clash at the Emirates on Sunday.
The last time these two teams met early in the season forced Olivier Giroud come from the bench to score a brace, which helped the north London club come from behind to settle for a 2-2 draw at Goodison Park.
Mourinho texts Mauro Icardi about Chelsea move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in the Italian media, Tuttosport, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been in contact with Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi.
Earlier this week there were reports that the pair have phone over the phone, but recent reports suggest that texts have been exchanged and the Portuguese manager is looking forward to working with the coveted striker next season.
Luis Suarez, Wayne Rooney and three other things we learned today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With Real Madrid taking on Villarreal and Manchester City travelling to Anfield tomorrow we have a super Sunday on our hands, but here are five things we learned today.
Luis Suarez has found his rhythm
The former Liverpool forward struggled to make an instant impact at Barcelona, but the Uruguayan seems to have found his rhythm for the Catalan giants as he inspired them to a 3-1 win today with a goal and two assists.
Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland: Wayne Rooney brace puts United third - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United picked up another three points against Sunderland at Old Trafford today, thanks to a brace from Wayne Rooney. The 2-0 win sends United above Arsenal to third place in the table as the Red Devils look to return to the Champions League next season.
Borussia Dortmund continue resurgence with Derby win - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Borrusia Dortmund continued their resurgence after a disastrous start to the season with a convincing 3-0 win over Schalke in the Ruhr Derby. Reus, Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang scored three late goals to send Dortmund to 9th in the table.
Why QPR Should Stick With Chris Ramsey Even If They Get Relegated - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Queens Park Rangers 2-1 defeat at the hands of Hull City last Saturday may have looked like just another away loss for the struggling Premier League outfit, but the game signaled a change in approach from the West London side.
Pellegrini: City have edge over Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester Citymanager Manuel Pellegrini believes that Liverpool's late return from Turkey, which leaves the Reds limited time for preparation, will give City an advantage over their rivals, when the two side meet on Sunday noon kick off.
Diego Costa vs Harry Kane More than just a Cup Final - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Two of the Premier League's top strikers come face to face this Sunday in the Capital One Cup Final as Chelsea face bitter rivals Tottenham.
With both enjoying terrific campaigns this season, Opta-powered fantasy football game Oulala took a detailed look at forwards Diego Costa and Harry Kane in an attempt to identify the potential match-winner before Sunday's showdown.
Manchester United have mixed news on injury front for Sunderland clash - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed striker Robin van Persie will miss the Red Devils' upcoming league clash against Sunderland, while striker James Wilson is fit to face the Black Cats.
Possible Chelsea starting line-up vs Tottenham Hostpur - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It's the first cup final of the season, and it's a big one. Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur have a lot of history between them, and the duo clash in the Capital One Cup final on Sunday at Wembley in a game that promises to be a cracker.
Liverpool star set to be offered quadrupled wages in new deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from the Liverpool Echo, Jordan Ibe is in line for a new contract at Liverpool which will tie him to the club on a long term deal. It is reported that the 19 year old teenager is set to be offered wages worth £25,000-a-week.
Manchester United target could be set for summer transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports by the reputed Italian journalist Alfredo Pedulla, Inter Milan are plotting a summer move for Manchester United target Aleksandar Dragovic. The report claims that the San Siro outfit who have been linked with the Austrian defender for quite some time now want to sign a centre back to strengthen their back four in the coming transfer market.
Arsenal set for £50m summer spending spree - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After the shocking loss in the round of 16 in the Champions League at the hands of Monaco, Arsenal owners are ready to sanction a budget of £50m to manager Arsene Wenger. The message seems to be loud and clear: More signings on the agenda to break into Europe's elite.
Failed last summer, not this time? Manchester United target Real Madrid star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United legend Gary Neville recently has given his full backing to manager Louis van Gaal, saying the Dutchman should remain at the club, even if United fail to qualify for the Champions League.
Agent hints summer transfer for Manchester United star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Andreas Pereira's agent has revealed that his client could leave Manchester United in the summer due to lack of first team chances. The 19 year old Brazilian is reportedly frustrated with the lack of first team chances and the player has attracted interest from Serie A Champions Juventus while Dutch sides PSV Eindhoven and Feyenoord are also interested.
€75m Manchester United target signs big money deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United and Manchester City have been dealt a body blow in their pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets as the Spaniard is set to sign a contract extension with the Catalan club till 2019 with an option for one more year.
Manchester United register interest in sensational Belgian superstar - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from the Guardian, Manchester United are interested in signing Wolfsburg midfielder Kevin De Bruyne. The Belgian has been in superb form for the German side since arriving from Chelsea in the summer.
Twitter Reaction: Dejan Lovren's penalty miss & Liverpool's Europa League exit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It couldn't have gone worse for Liverpool.
Not only the Reds had tosuffer the ignominyof being going out of Europa League, but by taking the game till penalty shoot-out, their preparations from the weekend's crucial Premier League tie against Manchester City have been hampered.
Manchester United's £30m summer target hopes to join a big European club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Former Chelsea attacking midfielder Kevin de Bruyne hopes to join a big European club and win trophies.
The 23-year-old Belgian midfielder has joined Bundesliga outfit Wolfsburg after joining Chelsea and his impressive performances have caught the attention of top European clubs including the likes of Manchester United.
Manchester United likely to take advantage for star defender after talks stall - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After we had reported a couple of days back that Porto full back Danilo would cost €50m, his transfer release clause, Manchester United could move for Southampton right back Nathaniel Clyne, the player who was linked with a move to Old Trafford in the January transfer window.
Possible Liverpool starting line up vs Besiktas - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Having taken a 1-0 slender lead in the first leg at Anfield, Brendan Rodgers's message to Liverpool ahead of the Reds second leg Europa League Round of 32 tie with Besiktas at the Ataturk Stadium will be simple – ‘don't concede and you'll qualify.
£265,000-a-week Manchester United super star says no to Real Madrid - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Radamel Falcao has insisted that he is happy at Manchester United and is eager to fight for his place at Old Trafford. The Colombian striker who has disappointed in his loan spell for the Red Devils also refused to be drawn into speculations about his future.
Is there an end to Arsenal's weak mentality? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Following Arsenal's 1-3 loss at the hands of Monaco in first leg of the round of 16 in the Champions League, Arsene Wenger has blasted his side's weak mentality and abysmal defending. Conceding three away goals will thus put the Gunners on the brink of elimination by the hands of the French side.
LVG urges Manchester United to sign Real Madrid star by offering €40m - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Spanish Media outlet Mundo Deprotivo, Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has urged the Old Trafford hierarchy to offer €40m to Real Madrid for securing the services of Raphael Varane.
Arsenal and Man City's losses highlight the fall of English football - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It's not an unusual phenomenon anymore to not have a single English side realistically challenging for Europe's most elite club competition, is it? We would like to see the Premier League sides do well, but in our hearts we know that it isn't going to happen.
Liverpool: Anfield is the new hotbed for young players - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling stated today that Liverpool are the best club for young talents in world football. The English attacker explained how Brendan Rodgers and the club setup has helped him grow as a footballer and he seems the same future for several other young footballers at the club, for example Jordon Ibe.
Chelsea deliver strong warning for fans - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea are willing to take strong measures to keep the image the beautiful game intact. The club have warned their supporters that they face being banned from Stamford Bridge, if they use anti-Semitic language against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley in the Capital One Cup final this weekend.
Football manager 2015: Key tips when starting a new save - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Football Manager has grown into one of the most popular games across the globe over the last few years and with millions of users devoting a lot of their time to the game, here are a few tips that could help you build a dynasty and challenge your friends with your imperious squad.
United superstar congratulates Monaco for beating Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United superstar Radamel Falcao has rubbed salts into Arsenal's wounds by taking to Twitter and congratulating parent club Monaco after the French side's 3-1 win over the Gunners in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Besiktas vs Liverpool: Three things to watch out for - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool face Besiktas in the second leg of the Round 32 Europa League tie at the Ataturk Stadium where the Reds will swiftly progress to the next round should they do not concede on the night in Istanbul.
Arsenal vs AS Monaco Champions League (Group Stage Analysis) - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal host AS Monaco at the Emirates tonight in the 1st leg of their Champions League last 16 match-up. After exits from the competition at this stage in their previous four seasons against the likes of Barcelona, AC Milan and Bayern Munich and with the disadvantage of playing away in the second leg the pressure is on the London club to make it to the quarter-finals for the first time in five years.
Immobile Returns: What Juventus Learned from Dortmund Victory - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Looming large on the coastline of the Bay of Naples is the majestic form of Mount Vesuvius, a constant reminder of the natural forces that stew beneath the feet of humanity. It was the very destructive powers of what is perhaps the world's most famous volcano that unleashed hell upon Pompeii and Herculaneum.
Why Chelsea must win the Capital One Cup on Sunday - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
No matter how good a team looks on paper, its success will only be defined in terms of tangibles. Just take the Dutch national team, for example. Despite having produced some of the world's greatest ever players like Johan Cryuff, Marco Van Basten, Dennis Bergkamp and Edgar Davids, the Netherlands' failure to win a single World Cup is what defines them.
Louis van Gaal branded "arrogant b******" - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has been branded as an "arrogant b******" by Swansea director at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday.
Wallpaper tycoon John van Zweden couldn't resist the temptation to take a dig at fellow countryman Louis van Gaal, byposting a picture of himself indicating the score with his fingers, as noted by The Mirror.
Nemanja Matic certain to miss Capital One Cup Final - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in the Guardian, Chelsea's Nemanja Matic is set to miss the Capital One Cup final against Tottenham despite the Blues' decision to lodge an appeal to the FA over the Serbian's red card against Burnley in the weekend.
Possible Arsenal starting line up against Monaco - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal entertain Monaco in the Champions League first leg Round of 16 at the Emirates and the Gunners will be hoping to take a handsome lead before the return leg.
Arsene Wenger will be pleased with the draw, as the Gunners been knocked out of Europe at this stage of the competition in the previous four seasons after facing difficult opponents like Barcelona, AC Milan and Bayern Munich.
€40m Manchester United target claims summer transfer a 'possibility' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Zenit Saint Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel has hinted on a summer transfer away from the Russian club. The Belgian who has been linked with Manchester United has been quoted by Italian media outlet Calciomercato saying on a potential transfer move to Juventus, "Juve?
Manchester United Transfer: Rep in talks for €50m summer move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A couple of days ago we had reported that Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has lined up Porto right back Danilo as a replacement for Rafael in the coming summer. Today's report from Italian media outlet TMW however have claimed that Real Madrid have contacted the Brazilian's entourage for a possible move to the Spanish capital.
No place at Arsenal for Beckham junior - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Heart break for David Beckham's son Brooklyn Beckham. The 15-year-old who is a reported Arsenal fan, will not be continuing with his dream club from next season.
The youngster is enrolled at the club's Hale End academy and was hoping to secure a two-year-deal with the Gunners, but he will be left disappointed in his attempt to secure an Arsenal scholarship, as reported by Daily Mail.
Nigeria out to persuade Liverpool star to ditch England - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Nigeria football federation will try their best to convince Liverpool starlet Jordon Ibe to turn his back on England.
The 19-year-old, who was plying his trade on loan at Derby County, was recalled by Brendan Rodgers last month and straight away drafted him into the first team squad, a decision hailed by many as a master stroke.
Another Injury! Manchester United striker suffers dead leg - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United squad have beenbadly affected by injuries this season. Louis van Gaal has missed the services of several key players at various point of time this season which has made life difficult for him to stamp his own philosophy to good effect.
"No way out" Why Manchester United must not sign €80m midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
One thing we have learnt in the past few years that footballers who suffer from anterior cruciate ligament injury hardly return as the same player. That's the consequence one has to pay for beinga victim tothis injury.
FIFA: 2022 World Cup to be played in November and December - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A FIFA task force has recommended that the 2022 World Cup be changed from its traditional June/July date to be staged in November and December to fight the blistering summer heat in Qatar.
The sport's governing body invoked outrage when it awarded football's biggest tournament to the Middle Eastern nation, with temperatures in the Qatari summer passing 40C and as such risking the health of players and supporters.
€75m Manchester United target wants to play in the Premier League - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Barely a couple of days after we had reported that Manchester United are interested in the services of Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquests, the player has now himself confessed that he would love to play in the Premier League.
DONE DEAL: Chelsea midfielder leaves for Germany - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea have confirmed on their official website that Thorgan Hazard has signed for Borussia Monchengladbach on a permanent deal today. The Belgian signs a five-year deal with the German club for a fee rumoured to be around €8 million, with Chelsea having the option of a buy-back in the future.
Liverpool plot summer move for Barcelona star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Liverpool Echo who have cited a story from Mirror, Liverpool are plotting a summer transfer move for Barcelona full back Adriano. The 30 year old who can play on either wings in the back four has fallen down the pecking order for the Camp Nou side.
Manchester United undecided on £50m striker signing in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Reputed Italian journalist and Gianluca Di Marzio staff David Amoyal has taken to Twitter citing Monaco owner Vadim Vasilyev that the latter is yet to hear from Manchester United on the future of Colombian striker Radamel Falcao.
Made in Manchester - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Sir Matt Busby was appointed as Manchester United manager 70 years ago this month, a decision that would change the history of the club forever.
Busby's faith in the young, local players proved successful as the club would go on to win the English top flight five times, the FA Cup twice, and the 1968 European Cup (now UEFA Champions League) – the first European trophy the Red Devils won.
Report: €35m Arsenal and Manchester United target set for summer transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in Portuguese Media Outlet O Jogo, Porto President Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa has claimed that Jackson Martinez could leave in the summer transfer window. The Colombian striker will join any club that is ready to meet Porto's evaluation of the player.
Manchester United in advanced negotiations to seal first summer signing - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in Italian Media outlet Calciomercato, Manchester United have made contacts with AC Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong for a summer transfer. The Dutchman's contract with the Italian side is set to expire in the summer and the report claims that De Jong has decided not to renew his contract with the Rossoneri.
Manchester City vs Barcelona Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
One of the most-anticipated ties in the second round of this season's UEFA Champions League kicks off at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday as defending Premier League champions Manchester City host Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona.
Roberto Martinez accuses Chelsea players of influencing referees - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After Jose Mourinho asserted that his side were undone by several refereeing decisions in their 1-1 draw against Burnely on Saturday at Stamford Bridge, Everton manager Roberto Martinez has lashed out claiming that Chelsea players try to influence referees.
Chelsea 1-1 Burnley: Analysis and Major Talking Points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea were controversially held 1-1 by Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. This is only the second time this season that the Blues have failed to take all three points at home, and it proved costly as Man City's resounding win over Newcastle United later on saw the lead at the top cut down to 5 points.
The 'four moments' that could change Chelsea's season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea's Premier League campaign witnessed an unexpected blip on Saturday when they were held 1-1 at home by a struggling Burnley side. The Blues, who were reduced to 10 men after Nemanja Matic was sent off with 20 minutes to go, claim that the loss of of the two points was purely down to four refereeing decisions.
Manchester United hoping to seal early summer transfer for Argentine star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from English Media Outlet Mirror, Manchester United are lining up a summer move for Argentine star Lucas Biglia. The report states that United were interested in the 29 year old midfielder in January but the Italian club refused any sort of deal.
Possible Manchester United starting line-up vs Swansea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United travel to Wales to take on Swansea on Saturday afternoon aiming to take revenge on their opening day defeat at Old Trafford in the 2014-15 Premier League season. Louis Van Gaal's side have lost only one of their last 19 games in all competitions but haven't played well despite getting the results.
Jordon Ibe recall was a masterstroke from Brendan Rodgers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool youngster Jordon Ibe produced another scintillating display as the Reds managed to secure a slender victory at Anfield against Turkish giants, Besiktas in the first leg of the Europa League knockouts.
Report: €20m Brazilian star to replace country man at Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Spanish Media Outlet MARCA, Manchester United have joined the likes of Real Madrid and Barcelona in puruit of highly rated Porto right back Danilo. It is believed that various other European giants including Bayern Munich and PSG are also interested while United's neighbours Manchester City are also keeping tabs on the player's situation.
About time! John Terry contract extension is great news for Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jose Mourinho confirmed yesterday that club captain John Terry will be offered a one year extension on his current deal. With speculations that the club legend could follow in the footsteps of Frank Lampard, and leave this summer, the Londoners have moved swiftly to end all uncertainties surrounding their club captain.
Diego Costa, Harry Kane and things to look forward to this weekend - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Premier League is back after a weekend of cup football and there are several interesting things to look forward to. Here are five of our key events that could light up another Barclays Premier League game-week.
Arsenal look to seal summer move for Spanish striker; Ready to pay player's wages - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Italian media outlet TMW who have cited Turkish website Medyaline, Arsenal are ready to move for Spanish striker Fernando Llorente who has endured a disastrous spell at Juventus.
Liverpool target dismisses summer transfer to Anfield - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool are set to be disappointed in their pursuit of Borussia Dortmund striker Ciro Immobile as the Italian forward looks set to stay at Signal Iduna Park side after what has been a difficult first season for him in Germany.
Manchester United set to drop star striker? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Radamel Falcao's axing at Manchester United come the end of the season is inevitable given his poor return of goals and lacklustre displays especially when it comes at the hefty price of £265,000 a week.
The Colombian has only managed four goals in 19 appearances since his move to Old Trafford for a year loan.
Should Jose Mourinho offer John Terry a new Chelsea contract? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jose Mourinho has strongly hinted John Terry will be offered a new contract extension following his impressive displays this season.
But with five goals from central defence and him performing to a consistently high level while also remaining injury free it is, in reality, a foregone conclusion that the captain will be handed another one year deal.
Possible Chelsea starting line-up vs Burnley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A lot has happened since Chelsea took to the field against Burnley at Turf Moor back in August on the first day of the season. But over that period, one thing has remained a constant, and that is the Blues position in the league.
Why Louis van Gaal is WRONG to say Manchester United are the best team in the league - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Louis van Gaal's boastful claim that Manchester United have been the best team in the Premier League recently is statistically wrong.
The Dutchman's assertion that his team have been better than the likes of Chelsea over the last 20 games also conveniently overlooks a number of unconvincing displays where United have managed to secure the three points.
Tottenham legend praises Chelsea response over racist scandal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Tottenham legend Gary Lineker has praised Chelsea over their handling of the racist scandal on a Paris tube that has brought the club into question.
Three fans have now been suspended by the club following investigations into the abuse a black man was subjected to when he tried to board a train prior to Chelsea's Champions League clash against PSG this week.
Manchester United star set for surprise new deal...but does he deserve it? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United star Michael Carrick is reportedly set to be offered a new one year deal with Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs big fans of the midfielder.
But with Carrick turning 34 at the end of the season and having numerous injury problems over recent seasons would the Dutch boss been better off letting the England man leave in the summer when his deal expires?
Balotelli justified in taking Liverpool penalty...Twitter reaction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
While ruffling a few feathers and raising further questions about his ability to toe the party line, Mario Balotelli can at least feel justified having scored the decisive goal from the penalty spot for Liverpool against Besiktas in last night's Europa League last 32 match.
Steven Gerrard accuses Mario Balotelli of showing disrespect to Jordan Henderson - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has accused Mario Balotelli on showing disrespect to Jordan Henderson as the Italian insisted on taking the penalty which helped the Reds beat Besiktas by 1-0 in the Europa League at Anfield on Thursday night.
Manchester United plotting €65m double transfer move from Spain - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from the People's Person who have cited Spanish Media Outlet Deporte Valenciano, Manchester United are considering a double transfer move for Valencia duo Nicolas Otamendi and Andre Gomes.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia Will It Go Ahead? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Russia as a country, as a movement and as a powerful force has one of the most fascinating histories. A self-proclaimed world-empire in the seventeen hundreds, an increase of socialist regimes in the late nineteenth century, the infamous revolution of 1917, the rise and fall of the Soviet Union under Lenin and Stalin and the country's alliance with Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Germany.
Jose Mourinho set to sign four year contract extension with Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from The Times, Jose Mourinho is in line to sign a four year contract extension at Chelsea. The Portuguese still has two years remaining in his contract but the Blues hierarchy are desperate to secure his long term future with the club.
When is a cup upset not a cup upset? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The ingredients were there, a lower league side with a formidable record against higher level opponents in recent seasons, a top tier side currently engulfed in a relegation struggle and a pitch that had cows been grazing in the goalmouth on what was left of the greenery pre-kick off, not an eyebrow would have been raised.
Brazilian defender urged to snub Chelsea, United and Liverpool...but likely to still leave - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Barcelona star Dani Alves has been urged to snub interest from Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool by signing a new contract with the Spanish giants but is still likely to leave the club he has served with distinction with no sign of a new deal in the pipeline.
Flop Mesut Özil Outperforming Genius Philippe Coutinho in SEVEN key areas - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal's Mesut Özil was labelled a flop by many last year. Philippe Coutinho has just won back-to-back player of the month awards at Liverpool and is being hailed as one of the Premier League's best players this season.
Tottenham can finally win the Europa League this season under Mauricio Pochettino - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Having been regular participants in the Europa League over the last 10 years, Tottenham can finally go all the way and win the competition this season.
They have been among the favourites in many of the previous seasons but have crashed out after either imploding against lesser opposition, succumbing to another penalty shoot-out defeat (Spurs make England look good from the spot) or playing youth teams that inevitably get found out.
Where have all the Scottish EPL managers gone? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The very Scottish Paul Lambert was asked to grab his things by Aston Villa on 11th Februaryafter a 2-0 loss to the usually dependably-ragged and beatable Hull City on the previous night. This left Scotland without a representation in a primarymanagerial capacity in England's top league since all the money started rolling in with Sky in 1992.
DONE DEAL: Manchester United sign Belgian midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United arelooking to sign world class midfielders in the next summer window as Louis van Gaal feels the need to bolster his first team right now.
While media are happy to term United as the next "Gaalactico" with 'double a' in rhyme for Van Gaal, there is this continuous on going process of bringing in young talents to the club from all over the world.
Louis Van Gaal tried to speak with Marco Reus before Borussia Dortmund extension - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Marco Reus' contract extension with Borussia Dortmund surprised a lot of European giants who were poaching for his signature in the upcoming summer transfer window. A host of clubs including Chelsea, Manchester United and Real Madrid were desperate to secure his services.
Man Utd legend savages racist Chelsea fans but fears no change - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has savaged the racist Chelsea fans who shoved a black man off a Paris tube before the Blues Champions League match against PSG on Tuesday night.
The shocking incident, which has led to widespread criticism, especially after the brazen chants from the fans of "we're racist, we're racist and that's the way we like it", has left the now QPR defender questioning whether the authorities can really stamp out the problem, which is as much a social phenomena as it is to do with football.
Liverpool vs Besiktas: 3 key Decisions for Brendan Rodgers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool are taking Europa League seriously as manager Brendan Rodgers believes winning the trophy not only adds prestige, induce winning mentality in the squad but is another gateway of getting into Champions League next season.
Roy Keane right to mock Jose Mourinho's claim that Chelsea are a great team - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United legend Roy Keane was right to mock Jose Mourinho's claim that Chelsea are a "great team".
The Blues have yet to win anything under the Portuguese boss since his return to Stamford Bridge and are too early in their cycle to have achieved repeated success, which naturally comes with "great" sides.
Ghost of Anfield: Ba to remind Liverpool of glorious failure against Chelsea? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The sight of Demba lining up for Besiktas in tomorrow night's Europa League match with Liverpool will only serve to remind fans of last season's glorious failure after he capitalised on Steven Gerrard's infamous slip to all but kill the Anfield side's title hopes.
Brazilian star accused of ruining his chances of a move to Man Utd or Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Brazilian star Hulk has been accused of ruining his chances of a move to Manchester United, Chelsea or Tottenham by signing a mega-new deal with Zenit Saint Petersburg, according to former Russian star Alexander Panov.
Should Real Madrid cash in on below par Cristiano Ronaldo? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Since winning the Ballon d'Or Cristiano Ronaldo's form for Real Madrid has taken a massive drop so would the Spanish giants be wise to cash in on their star player?
The former Manchester United ace, who recently turned 30, collected his second World Player of the Year award in as many years in January after a sensational year where his exploits helped Real win the Champions League and the Copa del Rey, while going close to landing La Liga.
Jose Mourinho right to pick world class Thibaut Courtois over Petr Cech for Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jose Mourinho's judgement was again vindicated last night when he decided to bring back Thibaut Courtois between the posts in place of veteran Petr Cech for the last 16 Champions League match against PSG.
Twitter Reaction: Chelsea fans on Ivanovic and Courtois - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho will be more than happy to see his side getting a draw and acrucial away goal against Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Champions League Round of 16 tie at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday night.
Chelsea fans get involved in sick racist chants - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea fans were caught on video signing a racist song and preventing a black man from boarding a Paris metro. The club has condemned such behaviour and said it will take strongest possible action if found guilty.
PSG 1-1 Chelsea: Analysis and Major Talking Points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea played out a 1-1 draw at the Parc des Princes in the first-leg of their UEFA Champions League last 16 tie. In an exciting affair which saw both team have their spells of possession, it was the home side that dominated in terms of chances.
Branislav Ivanovic: Top 5 most important goals for Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A defender who can come up with goals when his team needs it is the most is a priceless asset to have. Usually, that responsibility is left to the attacking players, but at Chelsea, a certain Branislav Ivanovic has more than once been the saviour.
Liverpool's £160,000 a week target ready to snub club for Man Utd - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool's hopes of luring in-demand Roma star Miralem Pjanic have been thrown into doubt after reports the playmaker is prepared to snub their £160,000 a week offer with Manchester United lurking as Louis Van Gaal looks to boost the creativity of his midfield.
Arsenal and Spurs legends slam 'moronic' racist Chelsea fans - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal and Tottenham legends Ian Wright and Gary Lineker have slammed the "moronic" and "sickening" racist Chelsea fans who shoved a black man off the tube in Paris last night before the Blues Champions League clash against PSG.
Liverpool cheated by Uefa with over-zealous punishment of Lazar Markovic - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool Football Club has been left stunned by today's announcement that Lazar Markovic will face a four-game ban for his finger nail flick on Basel's Behrang Safari during their Champions League group match earlier in the season.
Jose Mourinho will make the difference for Chelsea over PSG, says Thibaut Courtois - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Jose Mourinho will make the difference for Chelsea in their last 16 Champions League showdown against Paris Saint Germain, according to Thibaut Courtois.
The Blues stopper says he is expecting a tough match in Paris tonight, where the West Londoners will be hoping for a marked improvement on last season's quarter-final match that saw the French outfit win 3-1.
Manchester United's £280,000-a-week supertstar suffers injury yet again - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United's record summer signing Angel di Maria has suffered a pelvic injury during training as reported by Daily Mail, via B/R.
Di Maria, who reportedly earns £280,000-a-week, played the full 90 minutes against Preston on Monday night in United's 3-1 win in the FA Cup, in the process, booking a date with Arsenal in the quarter-finals.
Analyzing Rafa Benitez's future: Which side will the Spaniard manage next season? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Napoli manager Rafa Benitez has refused to commit his future to the Italian side but believes that the Naples side can finish second in the Serie A this season. The Partenopei are currently five points behind second places Roma, the latter who have struggled in the past couple of months.
Arsenal set to hold talks for £25m Chelsea and United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
according to eminent Italian journalist Tancredi Palermi (who has cited Corriere dello Sport), Arsenal are set to hold talks with Palermo president Maurizio Zamparini for a possible summer transfer for striker Paulo Dybala.
€45m Manchester United target close to sign new deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from French Media Outlet Le 10 Sport, Brazilian defender Marquinhos is set to sign a contract extension with Paris St Germain. the young defender who joined the reigning French Champions from Italian Roma for £27m last term had been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United in the January transfer window.
PSG vs Chelsea Champions League Last 16 (Group Stage Analysis) - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
December's Champions League last 16 draw in Nyon, Switzerland saw Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea as the first two clubs drawn. Two months on and the two team meet again for the second successive season after last year's epic quarter-final battle in which Chelsea came out on top on away goals after a last minute Demba Ba goal.
Liverpool plot summer transfer for long term Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to Merseyside based Outlet Liverpool Echo, the Reds are plotting a summer move for long term Arsenal target Pedro. The Barcelona winger has been linked with a move to the Premier League for a long time and it is believed that Brendan Rodgers could make a move for the winger in the coming summer.
Wayne Rooney does his best to make sure Angel Di Maria stays at Man Utd - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Wayne Rooney has been doing his best to make sure his Manchester United teammate Angel Di Maria stays at the club after pleading with the Argentine to employ a Gurkha to protect his family after they were victims of a burglary from an armed gang recently.
Eden Hazard: Chelsea have great chance of Champions League success this season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Eden Hazard says Chelsea have a great chance of winning the Champions League this season after evolving as a side since Jose Mourinho took over, while making key additions to their squad with Diego Costa and Cesc Fagbregas.
Drogba: Ibrahimovic is aggressive like me - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Didier Drogba has paid Paris Saint Germain star Zlatan Ibrahimovic a compliment by insisting he possesses similar attributes, especially with his aggressiveness on the pitch.
The Swedish striker has been accused of being selfish during his illustrious career that has seen him represent some of the biggest names in European football, including Barcelona, Juventus and Inter Milan.
Louis van Gaal: I'm not afraid to drop Robin van Persie from Man United team...but will he? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Louis van Gaal has admitted he is not afraid to drop Robin van Persie from the Manchester United team with questions still being raised over his contribution to the side but is the Dutch boss realistically likely to back-up his strong public rhetoric?
Chelsea midfielder hints at Stamford Bridge exit? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Over the years, Chelsea have produced a lot of promising young talents. But somehow, they have turned into the world-class players they looked destined to be. The likes of Carlton Cole, Robert Huth, Fabio Borini and Scott Sinclair were all touted as future stars during their years in the Blues' youth setup.
Possible Chelsea starting line-up vs PSG - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The Champions League is back after a two-month hiatus. We have an absolutel blockbuster to get us up and running, with Chelsea travelling to the Parc des Princes to take Paris Saint-Germain.
This fixture is a repeat of last season's quarter-final, in which Jose Mourinho's men pulled off a thrilling victory in the second leg at Stamford Bridge, reversing a 3-1 deficit suffered in the French capital.
Chelsea star #1 in ranking, Sanchez and RvP feature in top 10 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The round 25 of the Barclays Premier League saw Liverpool registering a thrilling 3-2 win over potential top four rivals Tottenham Hotspur, while Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United all securing three points as well.
How Manchester United could line up vs Preston - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With several big Premier League clubs already knocked out of the competition, FA Cup represents a realistic opportunity for Manchester United to win their first major silverware postSir Alex Ferguson's retirement in 2013.
Are Juan Mata's days at Manchester United numbered? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Spanish Media Outlet AS, Manchester United could offer Juan Mata to Atletico Madrid in a swap deal for Brazilian defender Miranda. AS have cited British tabloid Sun claiming that the Red Devils are keen to sign a centre back to reinforce their defense in the summer.
Liverpool target set for summer transfer after rejecting contract extension? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester City star James Milner who is out of contract in the coming summer has demanded a four deal with the reigning Premier League Champions. The English International who has been linked with Arsenal and Liverpool over the past few months is refusing to sign a new contract with City as per Simon Mullock of the Daily Mirror.
Louis Van Gaal admits Manchester United haven't played well under him - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has admitted that his side haven't played well under his reign and that they need the consistency which could well transform the team. The Dutchman has endured 8 testing months in the Premier League but United are currently third in the Premier League standings and find themselves on the brink of the FA Cup quarter final.
'Superb' Arsenal can retain FA Cup this season, says Ray Parlour - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal legend Ray Parlour says his former side were "superb" as they comfortably dispatched Championship high-fliers Middlesbrough yesterday at the Emirates thanks to two goals from Olivier Giroud that sees the North Londoners through to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.
Possible Arsenal lineup vs Middlesbrough - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsenal host Middlesbrough on Sunday afternoon at the Emirates as Arsene Wenger's men will look to seal a quarter final final berth in the FA Cup. The Gunners are expected to win the game without much hiccup and join Liverpool in the last eight in England's oldest cup competition.
Kurt Zouma The New Marcel Desailly? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Zero fouls conceded in 597 minutes of football, for a centre-back... a young centre-back... is a very rare achievement, but it is something that 20-year-old Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma has accomplished.
After racking up his sixth clean sheet in just nine appearances against Everton on Wednesday night, Opta powered fantasy football game Oulala decided it was time that they took a closer look at the young Frenchman's performance statistics, specifically in the Premier League and Champions League this season.
Arsenal vs Middlesbrough Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Premier League top four contenders Arsenal host Championship league leaders Middlesbrough for a place in this season's FA Cup quarter-finals.
A Sunday afternoon kick-off at the Emirates that Arsène Wenger's side will be expected to progress but one he may need to consider making changes to his team as this will be their third game and nine games and have important matches at Crystal Palace and AS Monaco in the Premier League and UEFA Champions League within 10 days of this tie.
Liverpool confident over Raheem Sterling signing new deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool Chairman Tom Werner is confident over Raheem Sterling signing a new deal with the club. In an interview with Liverpool Echo, Werner said that talks are ongoing with the player and that the deal is 'good for him and good for the Anfield side.
€35m Manchester United and Chelsea target's celebrations guided by Agent; Summer Transfer Likely? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Actions speak louder than words. It looks like Mauro Icardi's agent knows this better than anyone else in World Football. The Argentine striker who was involved in an altercation with Nerazzurro Ultras after defeat to Sassuolo last week said that his agent advised him against celebrating either of his two goals against Palermo in the weekend.
Chelsea transfer could help Manchester Unitd secure mega summer deal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
If report from Italian media outlet Tuttosport are to believed, then Juventus are planning an astonishing move for Chelsea play-maker Oscar in the upcoming summer transfer window. It is believed that the Binconeri manager Massimiliano Allegri wants a creative player in his squad and was disappointed not to make a move for such a player in January.
€40m star loves Manchester United; Dreams of playing in the Premier League - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Zenit Saint Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel has reiterated his desire to play for Manchester United by claiming that he loves the Red Devils and sees himself playing for one of the best clubs in Europe soon.
Chelsea & co's transfer spending led to a record-breaking January transfer window - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Although transfer deadline day flattered to deceive this year due to the absence of a last-ditch, multi-million pound move by one of the Premier League's top teams, the trend of spending big mid-season continues to increase.
Crystal Palace vs Liverpool FA Cup 5th Round The Midfield Battle - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Since Mile Jedinak left for the Asian Cup at the turn of the year the Crystal Palace captain has missed a total of eight matches in the Premier League and FA Cup and it has been the responsibility of his midfield partner Joe Ledley to guide the side through his absence.
Agent's comments sparks £30m Manchester United transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in French Media outlet RMC Sport, Manchester United will be pushing hard to sign PSG defender Marquinhos in the upcoming summer transfer window. The Red Devils are in dire need of a centre back and it now appears that the Old Trafford hierarchy are reportedly interested to bring the young Brazilian international at Old Trafford.
Unbreakable at the Bridge: Chelsea 2014/15 - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea's Premier League home form this season has been nothing short of sensational. With 31 points from the 33 available, including 10 wins, a draw and no defeats from their first 11 games at Stamford Bridge, the back four has been the backbone to the side's impressive run.
Liverpool plot summer move for rising Benfica star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
If reports from the trusted TMW website from Italy are to be believed, Liverpool are plotting a summer move for Benfica winger Eduardo Salvio. TMW have cited Portuguese media outlet A Bola claiming that the Reds have targeted the 24 year old Argentine and could make a move for the forward in the coming transfer window.
Rodgers: Sturridge better than Kane - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
As Liverpool get ready to host Tottenham on Tuesday night at Anfield, Brendan Rodgers has revealed his admiration for Harry Kane but states that Daniel Sturridge remains England's top striker. The young Spurs striker has been in stunning form this season scoring 22 goals in all competitions and his double strike against Arsenal on Saturday helped win the North London derby for his side.
Chelsea in pole position to sign €35m Manchester United target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Writing transfer related articles after any transfer window is damn boring. There is hardly any iota of truth in rumoursand it is futile to speculate on someone's future. Thereby, I have decided to keep this story as short as possible.
Bafetimbi Gomis has the physique to replace Wilfried Bony, but does he have the game? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Take no heed of Swansea Manager's present conclusion on the ineffectiveness of Bafetimbi Gomis when it comes to grabbing the gold of the game that is goals. When a manager claims a player is "trying too hard" (http://www.
The Curious Case of Nigel Pearson - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It's been a whirlwind last few days for Nigel Pearson. One minute he's sacked, the next he's not, and for a brief while, he seemed to be a wrestler. The Leicester manager gave a rather peculiar press conference after his sides game against Crystal Palace followed by a more coy press conference today, where he gave little away regarding his job security.
Arsene Wenger resumes war of words with Jose Mourinho - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Arsene Wenger has taken a swipe at Jose Mourinho after the latter's comments claims that clubs should be deducted points for failing to meet Financial Fair Play rules. Mourinho had earlier blamed reigning Premier League Champions Manchester City after the Etihad side signed Wilfried Bony for £28m from Swansea in the Januray Transfer window despite being hit with FFP regulations last summer.
From Austria: Aleksandar Dragovic speaks out on Manchester United transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
In a recent interview with Austrian media outlet Kurier, Dinamo Kiev defender Aleksander Dragovic has finally spoken about the speculations which have linked him with a move to Manchester United since the January transfer window.
Possible Chelsea line up against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After a brief bad-patch towards the end of January, Chelsea seemed to have got back to their old groove, after getting a valuable point against Manchester City and further beating Aston Villa 2-1 in the last match.
Sturridge vs Kane Head-2-Head Is Brendan Rodgers Right? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Two of the country's deadliest strikers from the last 18 months are set to battle it out when Tottenham visit Anfield tonight. Daniel Sturridge enjoyed a terrific campaign last season but has missed a large chuck of action this term through injury.
Manchester United send scouts to watch €35m Arsenal target; Club hints at Summer Transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports in Portuguese Media outlet A Bola (relayed by Daily Express), Manchester United had sent a scout to watch Porto's Jackson Martinez. The Red Devils weren't disappointed as the dazzling Colombian scored once again in Porto's 2-0 win against Moreirense on Sunday.
Manchester United must do everything to sign Paulo Dybala - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Despite a mixed season so far, Louis Van Gaal's men find themselves sitting comfortably in the fourth place just one point behind high flying Southampton. The Red Devils have somehow managed to grind out crucial points week in week out, under the former Holland manager and are firmly on course for Champions League football next season.
Manchester United's £60m superstar could leave out of fear - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
In an amazing report published by TV2, it has been claimed that Angel Di Maria could be on his way out of Manchester United due to insecurity of his personal life off the pitch. The report states that the winger and his family checked into a hotel at Manchester after burglars broke into his luxury home in Cheshire last Saturday.
Brendan Rodgers gives update on Liverpool star's contract extension - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has claimed that Raheem Sterling has been offered an incredible deal and that his representatives should not hold the club at ransom as an excessive salary could jeopardize the player's future.
Aston Villa 1-2 Chelsea: Analysis and Major Talking Points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea took a giant step towards winning the Premier League for the first time in 5 years with a hard-fought 2-1 win away at Aston Villa. At a ground which has never been the happiest of hunting grounds for Jose Mourinho sides, the Blues struck early through Eden Hazard.
Possible Chelsea starting line-up vs Aston Villa - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea will look to take one more step towards clinching the Premier League title when they take on Aston Villa at Villa Park on Saturday. The Blues have a 5-point lead at the top over second-placed Manchester City, and victory in Birmingham will see them get one of their toughest remaining away trips out of the way.
Tottenham vs Arsenal Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
The second North London derby of the season kicks off this weekend's Premier League action with a lunchtime start at White Hart Lane on Saturday.
Either of these sides could end the weekend in the UEFA Champions League places with Arsenal starting the weekend behind Southampton only on goal difference and Tottenham only two points behind their rivals.
Are Manchester United finally playing the Louis Van Gaal way? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After an indifferent start to the season, Manchester United currently lie third in the Premier League standings and having seen off Cambridge United in midweek, are in the fifth round of the FA Cup, a realistic chance to end the campaign with silverware.
Merseyside Derby: It's more than 3 points for Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A derby fixture is more than just about winning and losing. It epitomises passion, intensity, tension and all other immeasurable qualities that we generally associate while talking about the romantic side of this beautiful game.
Liverpool forward could sign for Real Madrid in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Liverpool star Raheem Sterling has been linked with several moves away from Anfield over the last few months. The former QPR youth player has been outstanding for Liverpool this season and has been one of the best players at the club.
Manchester United target Koke refusing to rule out future move - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke has been linked with several moves away from Vicente Calderon over the last few months and according to his recent interview, the Spaniard is reluctant to rule out any possibility.
Liverpool owners branded Henderson signing a 'big mistake' - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Former Liverpool director of football, Damien Comolli has lifted the lid on some of his discussions with the Liverpool owners during his time at the club. The Frenchman has revealed that FSG were unimpressed with his signing of Jordan Henderson among others.
[VIDEO] Harry Kane vs Olivier Giroud Head-2-Head 180th North London Derby - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
This Saturday will see the 180th North London derby between Tottenham and Arsenal at White Hart Lane. The reverse fixture at the Emirates in September finished 1-1.
The sides currently sit fifth and sixth in the Premier League table and with just two points separating them, the upcoming clash holds even more significance than usual in the fight for Champions League qualification.
One in, two out: Has Jose Mourinho missed a trick with deadline day business? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
After what looked like being a calm and quiet January transfer window, Chelsea completed three significant deals in the last few hours of deadline day. The month had been restricted to loan deals and moves away for forgotten players like Fernando Torres and Mark Schwarzer, but exploded into life just before the window slammed shut.
Manchester United Transfer News: Reus enquiry, latest on Varane - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It's that phase of the year when after the end of any transfer window a typical silence pervades. It's quite natural. You do not expect clubs to remain busy with transfer dealings day in day out and especially whenthe transfer window is over.
Serie A Transfer Review: Cuadrado, Juve's Arsenal Target and Parma Implosion - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It's over – silly season has come and gone once again. Soon enough, it will be back. Then again, it never really leaves in the modern day and age, with fresh rounds of rumours already cropping up less than 48 hours after the transfer window slammed shut.
French star admits regret over Arsenal transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
St Etienne defender Loic Perrin has admitted regret after failing to sign for Arsenal in the January transfer window. Reports from London Evening Standard quote the player saying, "There were serious contacts via my agent.
Dani Alves perfect for Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Barcelona defender Dani Alves is likely to leave the Catalan giants next summer.
Alves, whose contract runs till June, had been expecting to sign a contract extension due to Barcelona's transfer ban that will prevent the club from signing players till 2016, buthas yet to receive any formal offers from the club, as confirmedby his agent.
Would you trust Tim Sherwood at the helm for your club's relegation battle? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
So, an increasingly irrelevant manager (Harry Redknapp) resigns from your football club (Queens Park Rangers) amid a confusing set of circumstances (healthor towel-tossing), and the stars align to sit Tim Sherwood in pole position (many bookmakers offerings suggest it would be more lucrative for the avid punter to bet on Tiger Woods bagging another golf major than against Sherwood becoming QPR manager) for becoming your next manager right in the middle of a tight relegation battle worth millions to the club's businessmen, but more importantly, the pride of your loyal supporters.
Manchester United superstar set to stay despite Real Madrid interest - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
A few days ago we had reported that David De Gea's contract extension could become a real headache for Manchester United as Real Madrid are willing to end till the end of next season to sign the Spanish goalkeeper on a free transfer.
Agent claims €35m Arsenal target can move in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
I have lost count on the number of times Porto striker Jackon Martinez has been linked with a move to the Premier League in the past. Last summer, the Colombian was linked with Chelsea but the Blues signed Diego Costa instead.
Héctor Bellerín Arsenal Teen Sensation - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Gary Neville was full of praise for Arsenal's right-back Héctor Bellerín on Monday Night Football and it's understandable why after his recent performances against both Manchester City and Aston Villa.
Opta powered fantasy football game Oulala have taken a closer look at the 19-year-old's season so far and the stats impress.
[REVEALED] The Five Best Premier League Transfer Deadline Day Deals EVER! - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Opta powered fantasy football game Oulala have taken a look back at all of the transfer deadline day deals that we've ever seen in the history of the Premier League and here are the five that they've named as the very best.
DONE DEALS: Chelsea complete Cuadrado signing, Schurrle joins Wolfsburg - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Chelsea have finally signed Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina, it has been confirmed.Ending speculation throughout the week, the Blues have made the Colombian put pen to paper in a £27 million deal, with Mohamed Salah also joining Fiorentina on loan.
Manchester United star could seal transfer before deadline day - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Manchester Evening News, Everton are keen the secure the services of Adnan Januzaj on a deal before the transfer window slams shut. Roberto Martinez is a huge admirer of the young Belgian but it will take the player himself to push for a move.
Liverpool plot move for €15m Arsenal target - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from Spanish outlet El Confidencial, Liverpool are plotting a move for unsettled Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi. The Reds could also ask former player Xabi Alonso for guidance on the former Real Sociedad playmaker.
Wolfsburg must pay €66m for Andre Schurrle transfer from Chelsea - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It is quite apparent that both Chelsea and Wolfsburg want the Andre Schurrle transfer to the German club to go through. The winger has been left out of the squad by Jose Mourinho in the last couple of games that Chelsea have played.
Manchester United ready to sell midfielder, deal close - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are ready to sell winger Wilfried Zaha to Crystal Palace if the London club can pay the right amount. The story, reported here by The Guardian, has been gaining ground today and it is very likely that an agreement is struck before deadline day draws to a close.