Everton handed a home debut to Lacina Traore and the striker took just 4 minutes to repay Roberto Martinez's faith in him as he grabbed the opener with a back-heel as Everton beat Swansea 3-1 in the FA Cup with Traore's replacement Steven Naismith scoring one and being fouled for the penalty which Leighton Baines dispatched past Tremmel with relative ease.
Goal Taarabt Napoli 0-1 Milan 08-02-2014... by Bein2014
Adel Taarabt scored this brilliant individual goal as he picked up the ball deep inside his own half before sprinting through on goal and slotting home from just outside the area as AC Milan took a 1-0 lead against NapolI.
Jesse Lingard was one of the Manchester United youngsters to earn rave reviews from supporters during pre-season. He's now gone out on loan to Birmingham to get regular first-team football and he marked his debut by scoring an incredible four goals. The 20-year-old scored a 14-minute hat-trick in the first-half against Sheffield Wednesday.
Tottenham new boy Christian Eriksen put in an impressive performance for his debut in yesterday's 2-0 win over Norwich. You can see all the Dane's individual highlights from the match in the video above.
Gareth Bale's Real Madrid debut was ruined by a former Tottenham team-mate. Spurs flop Giovani Dos Santos scored a late equaliser to earn Villarreal a 2-2 draw against Real. The Mexico international fired the ball into the net after goalkeeper Diego Lopez's parry fell nicely for him. Bale had earlier scored his first Real goal [.
Gareth Bale needed just 39 minutes as a Real Madrid player to score his first goal for the club. The world's most expensive player drifted off the flank to score an equaliser for his new side. Bale had not made much of an impact in the game against Villarreal until he found himself in the [...]
Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that Gareth Bale will make his Real Madrid debut against Villarreal tomorrow and that he will be deployed on the right wing. He didn't say whether Bale would start or be named on the bench. On the Welshman's fitness, he said: "We play 100 per cent. I donÂ´t know if [...]
Gareth Bale says he is lacking in the fitness department compared to his new Real Madrid team-mates but is hoping to catch-up soon. He hinted that his chances of playing against Villarreal this weekend hang in the balance, although it would be a huge surprise if manager Carlo Ancelotti doesn't hand him a debut [.
Sorry, that should have read: Gervinho shows Arsenal fans he's still missing on Roma debut. The Emirates flop appears to have taken his Arsenal form to Serie A with him after he fluffed two one-on-ones in his first outing since his switch from the Gunners. The Ivory Coast international spurned some excellent chances in his [.
Chelsea continued their winning start under Jose Mourinho with victory over Aston Villa in a spiky encounter. The Blues took an early lead when Villa's Antonio Luna was unfortunate to deflect Eden Hazard's effort in to his own net. The Spanish defender had scored a debut goal against Arsenal on Saturday, but scored at the [.
Tottenham new boy Roberto Soldado is targeting 20 goals in his first season in the Premier League and hopes his tally will fire the club into the Champions League. The Spaniard found the net on his debut against Espanyol last weekend and is hoping to carry his goalscoring touch into Spurs' Premier League campaign.
New Spurs signing Roberto Soldado says he wants to give something back to the club's supporters after getting a great reception for his first match at White Hart Lane. The Spaniard found the net on his debut. Afterwards, he said: "Obviously it feels wonderful to get such a fantastic reception and now what I need [.
Manuel Pellegrini's reign as Manchester City manager began with defeat as his side lost 2-0 to Supersport United. The Chilean mirrored Manchester United boss David Moyes' debut, with both men losing fairly straightforward pre-season fixtures in their first games in charge. The South African side beat the Premier League runners-up with goals from Mame Niang [.
David Beckham made his Paris St Germain debut in a cameo appearance against Marseille yesterday and he actually impressed. Having completed possibly the most photographed warm-up routine in the history of world football, the former England captain came on as a 76th minute substitute for Javier Pastore with the score at 1-0.
Mario Balotelli made quite an impact on his debut for AC Milan, scoring both goals in a 2-1 victory over Udinese. The former Manchester City striker put in an impressive performance, which is captured in the individual highlights reel above.
Newcastle fans can breathe easy. Whenever your club makes a January signing there's always a certain trepidation, but it turns out that Toon new boy Moussa Sissoko can pass a football. In fact, he can do it rather well. The 23-year-old former Toulouse midfielder fed Papiss Cisse for the Magpies' opening goal in last night's [.
After being presented to the media on Thursday, taking part in his first training session the same day and making his debut on Saturday, all that was left for Mesut Ozil's Arsenal induction was a tour of the trophy room at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal signing Mathieu Flamini says he feels like he's come home after returning for a second stint with the Gunners. The Frenchman, snapped up on a free transfer this summer, made his second debut in last weekend's north London derby win over Spurs. And after Jack Wilshere's illness pushed him into the team perhaps a [.
Cesc Fabregas has expressed his sadness that he doesn't have a number 57 shirt from when he broke into Arsenal's first-team. The Barcelona midfielder uploaded a photo of his collection of Arsenal, Barcelona and Spain jerseys to his social networking sites but there's one that's missing. When he made his debut for the Gunners [.
Recent Napoli signing Gonzalo Higuain has been taken to hospital after slipping on a rock during a visit to the seaside today. The former Arsenal target, who joined from Real Madrid earlier this summer, had his accident at the resort of Capri. He is said to have slipped on a rock during a boat trip [.
Chelsea have all but signed hotly-tipped West Brom youngster Izzy Brown. The 16-year-old is already training with the Blues while the two clubs negotiate over a compensation package for the Baggies. Brown, who made his debut for Steve Clarke's side against Wigan at the end of last season, will slot in behind David Luiz as [.
Arsene Wenger could only look on in despair as his Arsenal team failed to make any inroads through the Norwich defence on Saturday evening, and with seven minutes to go the Frenchman decided to take off Ramsey and give a League debut to the young German Serge Gnabry to see if he could make a difference.
Contento x el debut la victoria y el golito!!sera el primero de muchos #YNWA pic.twitter.com/K8rSJ5Gakw Iago Aspas Juncal (@aspas10) July 13, 2013 Liverpool's summer signing Iago Aspas says he is loving life at the club and would recommend a move to the Premier League to any player. The 26-year-old feels he is adapting well [.
Rickie Lambert will make his first start for England in tomorrow's World Cup qualifier against Moldova. The Southampton striker is the beneficiary of Roy Hodgson's injury woes. With Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge ruled out with a thigh injury. Wayne Rooney was already out of contention because of a cut to his head.
Manchester United are being linked with a Â£10m move for Southampton left-back Luke Shaw if Everton refuse to sell Leighton Baines to them. The champions' "derisory" Â£12m bid for Baines has not endeared them to Everton. The Toffees could now make a point of refusing to sell the England full-back to former manager David Moyes.
Welcome to Spurs, Roberto! More on the signing of @R9Soldado > http://t.co/bN3Gxz2MUL #THFC pic.twitter.com/chcIy96wTT Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 5, 2013 Tottenham have officially completed the signing of Roberto Soldado. The former Valencia striker was already a Spurs player in all but name, but has not completed a medical and finalised his deal.
Liverpool have launched a Â£21m bid to sign Diego Costa from Atletico Madrid. The offer is said to have triggered a release clause in the 24-year-old striker's contract, which means the Spanish side will have to accept it. The Brazil international, who made his debut for the national team in March this year, scored 10 [.
A widely expected Tottenham double signing has fallen through because of school fees. Highly-rated Dianmo Zagreb pair Tin Jedvaj and Alen Halilovic were expected to move to White Hart Lane in a Â£15 million deal. But the move is believed to have collapsed, with the Croatian media suggesting the Halilovic family's demands were the stumbling [.
El dÃa de ayer vimos el debut de Jonathan Espericueta con Tigres, un muchacho de la cantera que ha mostrado mucho talento y calidad futbolÃstica; y todos sabemos lo que ha logrado en las categorÃas inferiores tanto de Tigres como en la SelecciÃ³n Nacional.
En un partido que la verdad no esperÃ¡bamos el resultado, Tigres se metiÃ³ a la cancha del Real EstelÃ en Nicaragua y con muchos apuros sacÃ³ el empate en los minutos finales gracias al jugador que todosanhelÃ¡bamosver en el campo debutando en nuestro equipo: Jonathan Espericueta.
Manchester United star Ryan Tunnicliffe has been charged with drink-driving. The 19-year-old midfielder was arrested after a car collided with a van in Heywood, Greater Manchester, on Saturday afternoon. Police said a Range Rover was involved in a collision with a van and then the wall of a house. Tunnicliffe was charged with driving with [.
Tottenham skipper Michael Dawson says that striker Roberto Soldado will prove to be a "top signing" for the club. Former Valencia star Soldado made his debut against Espanyol last weekend, and scored from the penalty spot. Dawson says it was Spurs supporters' first chance to see the quality that he has witnessed from Soldado in [.
Esta madrugada se llevÃ³ a cabo el sorteo del Mundial de Clubes donde ya arrojÃ³ la fecha de debut que tendrÃ¡ el Monterrey el prÃ³ximo diciembre en JapÃ³n.
SerÃ¡ dos dÃas antes en comparaciÃ³n al aÃ±o pasado. El 9 de diciembre serÃ¡ la fecha para que Monterrey trate de tomar revancha de aquella primera mala experiencia en donde no se pudo avanzar del primer partido y nos tuvimos que conformar con el quinto lugar, pero en esta ocasiÃ³n esperamos pueda ser diferente.
MLS won over some unexampled fans this weekend. It's the natural result of good advertising and the league had the best advert it could have bargained for on network television as Portland and Seattle battled to a 1-1 tie on NBC (watch the highlights here and see the best photos here). Read More