English Premier League

Chelsea

Jose Mourinho Coy On Fernando Torres’ Future And Updates Diego Costa’s Fitness

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Speaking ahead of Saturday's Premier League showdown with Everton, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has expressed his desire for Fernando Torres to remain at the club, while also stating that striker Diego Costa is a "big doubt" to make theBlues' bench at Goodison Park.

Torres has been linked with a move to AC Milan in recent days.

Everton vs Chelsea: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Everton vs Chelsea: Preview, possible lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea travel to Goodison Park on Saturday with a 100% record in tact from their opening two games.

Everton are still looking for their first win of the season after letting slip of leads late in their opening two games, drawing each 2-2.

Preview: Everton vs Chelsea

Off the Post at related • 0 views
Everton are still looking for their first win of the season as they welcome Chelsea for their third Premier League game of the campaign. The Toffees...

Click the headline to read the full story.

Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Everton

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Possible Chelsea Starting Line-Up Against Everton - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Chelsea have got off to the perfect start this season, winning both their opening games of the campaign. Manager Jose Mourinho fielded the same starting XI in both the games.

But both those games were against newly-promoted sides and Chelsea dominated proceedings throughout.

Fernando Torres On The Verge Of Joining AC Milan, Say Reports

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Over the past few days, there has beengrowing speculation regarding the immediate future of Chelsea striker Fernando Torres.

Yesterday, AC Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani confirmed his club'sinterest in the 30-year-old Spaniard: "Our goal is to take a great striker. Fernando Torres?

Samuel Eto’o Retires From International Football

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Cameroon striker, Samuel Eto'o, has announced his retirement from international football today in a tweet posted on his personal account. He thanked the nation of Africa for their support and thanked his fans as well. The 33-year-old recently signed with Everton, thus ending his one-year stay with Chelsea for a two-year deal with the Toffees.

Manchester United

Shinji Kagawa Reportedly Transferring To Borussia Dortmund

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

As Louis van Gaal settles in as Manchester United's newest manager, he has made it very clear that he is interested in selling a number of players. Shinji Kagawa is on the list of players for sale, and the Japanese midfielder has received interest from Valencia and his former club, Borussia Dortmund.

Arturo Vidal To Stay At Juventus, Says Massimiliano Allegri

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Speaking ahead of his team's Serie A opener against Chievo, Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has responded to the latest rumors surrounding Chilean midfielder, Arturo Vidal.

"He's [Vidal] a fundamental player for Juve and he will stay with us," Allegri said to the assembled media at his pre-match press conference.

Why Angel di Maria won’t solve Manchester United’s problems

SoccerLens at related • 1 view

Why Angel di Maria won't solve Manchester United's problems - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United signaled their intent to remain amongst the European elite with the British record transfer capture of Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria. The talented Argentinean completed a move just shy of £60m to the Old Trafford club earlier this week.

Preview: Burnley vs Manchester United

Off the Post at related • 0 views
Burnley will be hoping to pile more misery on Manchester United in their quest to pick their first point in the Premier League. Sean Dyche's side...

Click the headline to read the full story.

DONE DEAL: Manchester United confirm another transfer

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

DONE DEAL: Manchester United confirm another transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Manchester United have confirmed their winger Wilfried Zaha has re-joined his former club Crystal Palace on a season-long loan on Thursday.

A statement on United's official website read, "A deal has been agreed for Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha to rejoin Crystal Palace on loan.

Possible Manchester United Starting Line-Up Against Burnley

SoccerLens at related • 5 views

Possible Manchester United Starting Line-Up Against Burnley - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Saturday's fixture at Turf Moor features two teams still looking for their first wins in the Premier League. Burnley, the home team, being in that category is hardly surprising. Following promotion from the Championship last season, life in the top-flight was always going to be difficult for the Clarets.

Manchester United Still Waiting For Marcos Rojo To Secure A Work Permit

EPL Talk at related • 1 view

A little more than a week ago, Manchester United confirmed the £16 milliontransfer of Sporting Lisbon defender, Marcos Rojo.

Shortly after the Argentina international was announced as a member of the twenty-time champions of England, United manager Louis van Gaal revealed that the 24-year-old would not be included in hissquad against Sunderland because the player was unable to finalizehis work permit.

How Angel Di Maria Can Avoid Being The Latest British Transfer Record To Flop

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Complete the sequence: Angel di Maria, Fernando Torres, Andy Carroll, Robinho, Andrei Shevchenko, "X".

For those who don't instantly recognise what connects the aforementioned soccer players make a note of the eventual answer, because it's a nailed on pub quiz question it's a chronologically descending list of the players signed by English clubs that have broken the British transfer record.

van Gaal Hates His Life

The Soccer Insiders at related • 0 views
At this point, after a solid run in Brazil's WC2014, van Gaal could have had his pick of clubs. He chose to step in and right the ship that is the aging SS Man U. Let's put it this way, when Twitter is trending #bringbackMoyes, you know something went wrong. What, you may ask? How about their only chance for silverware outside of outright winning the Prem this year getting dashed by lowly

[[ This is a content summary only.

La Liga club eager to do business with Manchester United, formal bid lodged

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

La Liga club eager to do business with Manchester United, formal bid lodged - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

After a terrible start to the 2014-15 season, Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal is looking to weed out the unwanted players from his squad. Several players have been mentioned whilst talking of an Old Trafford departure, but concrete reports from England and Spain today have short-listed two names for exits in the near future to La Liga club Valencia.

PHOTO: Angel Di Maria’s Manchester United jersey no revealed

SoccerLens at related • 1 view

PHOTO: Angel Di Maria's Manchester United jersey no revealed - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


New Manchester United signing Angel Di Maria will wear the iconic No 7, the clubconfirmed on Thursday.

The 20-time English champions had organised a special press conference for the unveiling of the Argentine international as United player.

Club manager confirms interest in Manchester United player

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Club manager confirms interest in Manchester United player - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Zaha: Attitude problems

New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock has confirmed the club is in talks with Manchester United in signing Wilfried Zaha on a season-long loan.

The winger was Sir Alex Ferguson's last signing as United agreed a deal with the Eagles for Zaha in January 2013.

DONE DEAL:Manchester United and Liverpool target joins new club

SoccerLens at related • 2 views

DONE DEAL:Manchester United and Liverpool target joins new club - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Real Madrid have agreed a deal in principle with Bayern Munich for the sale of their midfielder Xabi Alonso to the Allianz Arena.

A report from the Daily Star suggested that Premier League giants Manchester United and the midfielder's former club Liverpool.

Arsenal want former player back, face competition from Liverpool

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Arsenal want former player back, face competition from Liverpool - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal are looking to re-sign their former player Alex Song from Barcelona before the ongoing transfer window closes on September 1.

The Cameroon international's future at Nou Camp remains uncertain and will be offloaded before the window shuts early next week.

Newcastle United

Preview: Newcastle vs Crystal Palace

Off the Post at related • 0 views
Newcastle will welcome Crystal Palace for the first of the two games between the sides to be played in a month. After this Premier League game, these...

Click the headline to read the full story.

Good News On The Injury Front At Newcastle

Newcastle united Blog at related • 0 views
We thought that Jack Colback must be fitfor tomorrow's game against Crystal Palace at St. James' Park, after England had inquired about his fitness yesterday,and he was subsequently included in the England squad for the very first time. Siem de Jong not 100% match fit That's good news for Newcastle, because Jack is one [.

Premier League Clubs Have This Huge Advanatge

Newcastle united Blog at related • 0 views
Alan Pardew has talked today about the obvious that Premier League clubs with the huge money they get every Aprilfrom the Premier League because of that huge new TV deal, and should be fairly safe and be able to stay in England's top league. Alan Pardew Premier League teams have huge advantage [...

Newcastle Expect A Win – But Who Will Score The Goals?

Newcastle united Blog at related • 0 views
65 year-old Neil Warnock will be on the touchline tomorrow at St. James' Park, for his first game in chargeagainof Crystal Palace, who he managed from 2007 through 2010. Neil Warnock - on the touchline tomorrow Newcastle have lost, drawn and won their first three games in that order-and we are really hoping we [.

What’s Our Best Team Against Crystal Palace?

Newcastle united Blog at related • 0 views
We're not sure of exactly what the injury status is at Newcastle, but since England contacted Newcastle early yesterday about Colback's fitness before announcing Jack in the latest England squad, we assume he will be fitfor tomorrow's home game against Crystal Palace. Siem de Jong and Colback should both start tomorrow Whether Cheick Tiote [.

Why Jack Colback’s call up isn’t so surprising

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Why Jack Colback's call up isn't so surprising - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Roy Hodgson named his first England squad since the World Cup, including four uncapped players: Calum Chambers, Danny Rose, Fabian Delph and Jack Colback. When I first saw the squad, the biggest surprise to me was the inclusion of Newcastle's Colback.

Pardew – We’re Very Fortunate To Have This Terrific Player

Newcastle united Blog at related • 0 views
It was really good news today that Jack Colback has been included in the latest England squad, which is rebuilding after the hugely disappointing performances in the World Cup in brazil over the summer, when we couldn't advance from our group and didn't win a game. Jack Colback in England squad Alan Pardew was [.

Manchester City

Preview: Manchester City vs Stoke City

Off the Post at related • 1 view
After making a strong title defence statement, Manchester City will take on Stoke City for their second home game of the season. The Citizens will be...

Click the headline to read the full story.

Stevan Jovetic Beginning To Prove His Worth For Manchester City

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

After a debut season riddled by injury, Stevan Jovetic appears to have found his feet at Manchester City, and with the Montenegrin striker in fine form, the football community can only expect more from the player.

It's not always been smooth sailing at City for Jovetic. The striker suffered a series of injury setbacks following his £22 million transfer from Fiorentina.

Arsenal

The Argument Against Arsenal Buying A Replacement For Olivier Giroud

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

With Olivier Giroud's surgery knocking him out of action until January, the buzz around Arsenal is that the team now needs to buy a new striker if they want to compete for a title. This has led to all kinds of rumors about who Arsenal is targeting and the obscene amounts of money it will cost to acquire a player.

Arsenal’s Big-Money Target Desperate For Move, Rejects Offers From Several Clubs

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Arsenal's Big-Money Target Desperate For Move, Rejects Offers From Several Clubs - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

To play for Real Madrid is a dream for most footballers around the world. Colombian striker Radamel Falcao is no different. The 28 year-old is desperate to join Los Blancos from AS Monaco, according to reports from Spanish website El Confidencial.

Tottenham Hotspur

Liverpool summer signing reveals he rejected Tottenham

SoccerLens at related • 0 views

Liverpool summer signing reveals he rejected Tottenham - originally posted on Soccerlens.com


Liverpool summer signing Divock Origi has revealed that he rejected a chance to join Tottenham Hotspur during the ongoing transfer window.

The 19-year-old was signed from Lille and the Belgium international will spend the 2014-15 season on-loan with the Ligue 1 outfit.

Analyzing The Success of Clubs Spending Their Financial War Chest From Big Player Sales

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Every off-season a big name is sold in European football often even two or three. From Tottenham selling Gareth Bale to Porto moving James Rodriguez and Joao Moutinho to Monaco, players are sold for huge sums of money. While the players sold have profound impacts at their new clubs, the bigger impact comes from the raft of players brought in to supplement the selling squad.

The Rest

Preview: QPR vs Sunderland

Off the Post at related • 0 views
A fuming Harry Redknapp will be hoping for his first point of the season when Queens Park Rangers host Sunderland. While Manchester United have...

Click the headline to read the full story.

West Bromwich Albion and the Justice for Jeff campaign: Baggies lead fight against head trauma in football

Just-Football at related • 1 view

West Bromwich Albion and the Justice for Jeff campaign: Baggies lead fight against head trauma in football is a post from: Just Football

He scored 137 goals, won 5 caps for England and won the FA Cup. For the late Jeff Astle – one of the most iconic players in West Bromwich Albion's history – the numbers speak for themselves.

What If Landon Donovan Stayed At Everton

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

When he retires at the end of this MLS season and after the October 10 USMNT friendly in which he will feature Landon Donovan will be shrouded as the greatest American soccer player of all-time. While some soccer historians and fairly recent players may have a say in that argument, undoubtedly Donovan has made the biggest impact on the growth of soccer in the U.

Preview: West Ham vs Southampton

Off the Post at related • 0 views
West Ham will be looking for their first win of the season when they take on Southampton on Saturday. There is genuine intent in the side to improve...

Click the headline to read the full story.

Official: Argentina Stalwart And Champions League Winner Esteban Cambiasso Joins Leicester City

Who Ate All the Pies at related • 0 views

By Alan Duffy

What a superb bit of business this is by Premier League new-boys. Signing a player of Esteban Cambiasso's calibre is quite the coup with the 34-year-old joining the Foxes on a free in a one-year-deal.

From Independiente to River Plate and Real Madrid to Internazionale, Cambiasso proved to be one of the best midfielders of his generation, with his mix of tough-tackling and sublime technique winning him the Champions League in 2010 with Jose Mourinho's Inter side as well as a whole host of other trophies.

Top 7 Soccer Commentators on TV

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

While there are dozens of solid soccer commentators on English language television around the world, I have compiled a list of the seven best announcers in the business. To see if your favorite voice made the cut, let's check the list:

7. Daniel Mann

Mann just began commentating Barclays Premier League matches for Sky Sports in 2010.

talkSPORT and TuneIn Brings European Soccer to US Radio

EPL Talk at related • 0 views

Listening to European soccer is to be made even easier this season with the renewal of radio services in the United States for Premier League and Bundesliga broadcasting rights.

talkSPORT, the world's largest sports radio station, has been given the rights to broadcast coverage of all 380 Premier League fixtures in the 2014/15 season, broadcasting across 25 countries including the US and UK.