Deal Close: Manchester United in advanced negotiation with Dortmund - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal gave a strong hint in the press conference that he is likely to remain busy in the few days of the summer transfer window. In fact very busy. He openly claimed that would be ins and outs.
Barcelona to spend €70m & still profit from Manchester United's indecisiveness - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Yesterday it was confirmed by FIFA that Barcelona won't be allowed tosign any players in the next two transfer windows, although the Catalan club are likely toappeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to change the verdict.
Manchester United are closing in on Sporting Lisbon defender Marcos Rojo, as Louis Van Gaal looks to have finally moved closer to clinch one of the signings he so desperately wants.
The Argentine defender emerged as a surprise target for United last week, after the club missed out on Thomas Vermaelen, who left Arsenal to join Barcelona, and were told to forget about signing Mats Hummels, who will remain at Borussia Dortmund for another season at least.
Champions League 2014-2015 Group Stage Draw UCL Groups 14-15 Real Madrid to take on Liverpool is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Champions League 2014-2015 Group Stage Draw UCL Groups 14-15 Real Madrid to take on Liverpool is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter The group stages for the Champions League 2014/15 season was done today (August 28th, 2014), and Liverpool's return to Europe has seen them land a fairly decent draw with [.
Overachieving was a theme for both Liverpool and Southampton in their last campaigns, but each side has been active in this summer's transfer market. While Southampton has off-loaded several players from last year's extremely talented squad, Liverpool has sold Luis Suarez, but made an extensive amount of purchases to increase depth ahead of its first Champions League campaign since the turn of the decade.
Liverpool completed their last pre-season fixture at Anfield on Sunday as the Reds faced the German side Borussia Dortmund. Jurgen Klopp's team have been a formidable force in the Bundesliga making this a glittering tie in front of the Anfield faithful who are preparing for another season hopefully packed full of surprises.
So sieht das neue Champions League-Trikot von Borussia Dortmund für die Saison 2014/15 aus, präseniert von Marco Reus. Polo-Hemden sind offenbar gerade sehr angesagt. Schick, wenn man gelb und natürlich den BVB mag.Das neue BVB-Trikot für die Champions League 2014/15
Arsenal lodge formal bid to land Dortmund star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
According to reports from the trusted and reliable Gianluca Di Marzio website, Arsenal ahev lodged a formal bid of €15m plus bonuses to sign Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos from German giants Borussia Dortmund.
Are Leverkusen title contenders? Six key questions for the Bundesliga season after Matchday One is a post from: Just Football
by Jack Dowell
The Bundesliga 2014/15 got underway this weekend and wasted no time in restoring last season's breathtaking entertainment as records were smashed, history was made and shocks and surprises sprung up across Germany's stadia.
Video Borussia Dortmund vs Bayer Leverkusen 2014 Highlights 0-2 Goals Bellarabi Kiessling is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Video Borussia Dortmund vs Bayer Leverkusen 2014 Highlights 0-2 Goals Bellarabi Kiessling is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Borussia Dortmund vs Bayer Leverkusen 2014 (BVB Leverkusen VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Dortmund vs Leverkusen 0-2 (Bellarabi, Kiessling) Westfalenstadion, Dortmund- 23 August, 2014- 23/8/14- Saturday Leverkusen score within the first [.
Tim Howard may be taking a break from the U.S. Men's National Team, but he will still have plenty of big games to keep him busy over the next year with Everton.
The first of those tough tests awaits today against high-flying Arsenal. The Gunners come in off a last-minute victory in their opener, and they face a Toffees side that will be desperate to avoid starting the season off by dropping points in two straight matches.
From Matthäus to Lewandowski: Bayern Munich's top 10 domestic transfer steals is a post from: Just Football
With Bayern Munich set to face Wolfsburg in the seasonal opener, the Bundesligais back for the 2014-15 season. And with it has arrived the latest installment of the increasingly tense relations between title-winners Munich and their most-talented rival, Borussia Dortmund.
Fresh from the news that its appeal against a two-window transfer ban was rejected by FIFA, Barcelona is considering signing Marco Reus from Borussia Dortmund and Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina, according to reports emanating from the Catalan press.
The transfer ban is set to take effect at the beginning of September 2014 and end at the start of January 2016.
Bayern Munich midfielder Javi Martinez has been ruled out until 2015 after suffering cruciate knee ligament damage during Wednesday's German Supercup defeat to Borussia Dortmund. The Spain international was carried off on a stretcher half an hour into the match at Signal Iduna Park after staying down following an aerial challenge and tests have revealed the 25-year-old's injury is a serious one.
When Bayern Munich lost to the MLS All-Stars early this month, supporters shrugged it off as just a preseason friendly. But after today's 2-0 defeat to Borussia Dortmund in the German Cup, will some of Pep Guardiola's critics be sounding the alarm?
The challenge for Guardiola this season is that most of his side were the backbone of the German national side that won the World Cup this season.
The 2013-14 Bundesliga campaign saw Bayern Munich cruise through the Bundesliga campaign, topping rivals Borussia Dortmund by 29 points. However, when the two teams clashed Wednesday in the DFL-SuperCup, it was Dortmund that proved to be the dominant side.
Most teams in the world do not have the luxury of unlimited funds to buy any player they want like Barcelona, Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City or Real Madrid do. Because of the gargantuan gaps between the haves and have-nots, certain teams are forced to play a historically unattractive way to be able to still compete for trophies.
Auf diesen Bildern sind Bundesliga-Trikots der Saison 2014/15 entsprechend der Platzierungen der Vereine in der letzten Saison abgebildet. Das obere zeigt die Heim-Trikots und das untere die Auswärts-Trikots der 18 Bundesliga-Mannschaften. Rein vom Aussehen gefällt mir das Trikot von Mainz 05 am Besten, auch wenn ich andere Hersteller bevorzuge.
Ciro Immobile's rise to prominence has been very impressive especially since he's only 24 years old. The Italian international now has a new challenge of replacing Robert Lewandowski, who left for Bayern Munich, and he looks to be up to surpassing what the Polish striker has accomplished for Borussia Dortmund.
American Under-17 player and PA Classics star forward Christian Pulisic is nearing completion of a five-year deal with Borussia Dortmund. PennLive's Michael Bullock has a lengthy profile of the 15-year-old Hershey, Pa. native right here. If you're on the run though, here's the passage you really need to read: "With a long-term contract in play (five years) and a European passport in his
The last few weeks of the summer transfer market always deserve some attention due to unexpected transfers, both concerning top players and bargain deals. In the last few years, during the final stages of the transfer window, Italian supporters have become used to seeing top players leaving rather than arriving in their league.